If you are thinking about buying a Philips electric kettle then our handy guide provides you with all the key info at a glance. Our objective, impartial comparison of electric kettle brands is compiled by analysing over 10,000 user and expert reviews and 6 awards from hundreds of different review sites on over 1,600 electric kettles.
Philips are recognised for their wide selection of premium and popular electric kettles and start at £21 for the HD9334 which has a power of 2,200W and a water tank capacity of 1.5L and go up to £95 for the HD9350 which has a power of 2,200W and a water tank capacity of 1.7L. The average price of a new Philips electric kettle is £61.
Philips are recognised for their wide selection of premium and popular electric kettles.
Is Philips the Best Electric Kettle Brand?
So are Philips electric kettles any good? We give every electric kettle a Kagoo Score by analysing its specs, reviews and prices and comparing this to its competitors. By aggregating this data across all electric kettles we are able to impartially rank all the electric kettle brands.
Philips is ranked the No. 10 best electric kettle brand.
Our detailed analysis taking into account all of the above factors found that Philips is the 10th best electric kettle brand out there.
Let's look at how Philips electric kettles compare to the other electric kettle brands across each of the key facets that make up the Kagoo Score.
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Philips Electric Kettles
Philips have better reviews than the typical electric kettle brand, with the average rating of a Philips electric kettle being 61%.
There's a smaller selection of Philips electric kettles available compared to other electric kettle brands, with only 13 Philips electric kettles currently on the market in the UK. Philips electric kettles also tend to be more expensive than most other electric kettle brands making them a less popular choice with consumers.
When it comes to energy efficiency the average annual running cost of Philips electric kettle is £57 (based on a person typically doing 6 boils per day), which makes them less efficient than most other electric kettle brands.
No. Of Electric Kettles
Average Price £43
Price Distribution of All Electric Kettles
No. Of Electric Kettles
Average Price £61
Price Distribution of Philips Electric Kettles
What Do the Philips Electric Kettle Reviews Say?
We've added up all the reviews for every Philips electric kettle to work out the average distribution of reviews for Philips and then compared this to the other electric kettle brands.
Philips has a higher proportion of 4 and 5 star expert reviews for its electric kettles than most other electric kettle brands. However the proportion of 4 and 5 star user reviews are actually lower.
Over 100% of expert reviews and 62% of user reviews for Philips electric kettles are 4 stars or higher. This compares to 84% and 85% respectively across all Electric Kettle brands.
How Many Industry Awards Have Philips Electric Kettles Received?
After checking thousands of expert review websites we couldn't find any industry awards for Philips electric kettles. The table below shows the number of awards given to the most popular electric kettle brands. The largest number of awards provided by each review source is highlighted in green.
We checked over 10,000 reviews to find comments about the reliability of Philips electric kettles. 20 of these reviews that mention reliability of which 87% were positive. Therefore the vast majority of Philips electric kettle owners and reviewers thought the product was reliable.
87% of reviewers think Philips electric kettles are reliable.
So, most people think that Philips electric kettles are good quality. Now let's take a look at some of the reviews for Philips electric kettles that mention reliability:
It seems very well built
The water level gauge built into the handle is not the easiest to see or to read
Quite flimsy construction
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