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Should You Buy a Philips Electric Kettle?

Updated 09 September 2019 by Matthew
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should you buy a Philips Electric Kettle?

Philips is well known for it's TVs, irons, PC monitors and fryers.

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.

#1
United Kingdom
95%
95%
147 reviews
#2
Australia
94%
94%
3,202 reviews
#3
Germany
92%
92%
1,756 reviews
#4
United Kingdom
91%
91%
685 reviews
#5
Italy
87%
87%
1,361 reviews
#6
86%
86%
810 reviews
#7
83%
83%
1,088 reviews
#8
France
83%
83%
6 reviews
#9
Sage
80%
80%
33 reviews
#10
Netherlands
79%
79%
113 reviews
#11
Kenwood
United Kingdom
78%
78%
12 reviews
#12
Beko
Turkey
78%
78%
4 reviews
#13
Igenix
77%
77%
568 reviews
#14
77%
77%
4 reviews
#15
Brentwood
76%
76%
17 reviews
#16
Logik
United Kingdom
76%
76%
145 reviews
#17
Haden
74%
74%
0 reviews
#18
Linsar
United Kingdom
74%
74%
2 reviews
#19
Smeg
Italy
74%
74%
198 reviews
#20
KitchenAid
73%
73%
7 reviews
#21
Braun
72%
72%
3 reviews
#22
Domo
70%
70%
3 reviews
#23
Ariete
70%
70%
1 review
#24
Tower
70%
70%
0 reviews
#25
Drew & Cole
69%
69%
0 reviews
#26
AEG
Germany
68%
68%
35 reviews
#27
Cuisinart
68%
68%
4 reviews
#28
Unold
67%
67%
0 reviews
#29
Grundig
Germany
67%
67%
0 reviews
#30
Adler
67%
67%
0 reviews
#31
Sabichi
66%
66%
0 reviews
#32
Melitta
Germany
66%
66%
0 reviews
#33
Cloer
65%
65%
0 reviews
#34
Princess
65%
65%
2 reviews
#35
Emerio
65%
65%
0 reviews
#36
Bodum
65%
65%
30 reviews
#37
Bugatti
64%
64%
34 reviews
#38
Korona
64%
64%
0 reviews
#39
Brabantia
64%
64%
27 reviews
#40
Graef
64%
64%
0 reviews
#41
Clatronic
64%
64%
0 reviews
#42
Essentials
United Kingdom
63%
63%
77 reviews
#43
WMF
63%
63%
1 review
#44
Ravanson
63%
63%
0 reviews
#45
Siemens
Germany
62%
62%
2 reviews
#46
TriStar
62%
62%
0 reviews
#47
Wahl
62%
62%
24 reviews
#48
ProfiCook
62%
62%
0 reviews
#49
Signature
61%
61%
0 reviews
#50
Sencor
61%
61%
3 reviews
#51
MPM
61%
61%
0 reviews
#52
Gorenje
Slovenia
60%
60%
0 reviews
#53
Krups
Germany
60%
60%
0 reviews
#54
Gastroback
60%
60%
0 reviews
#55
Inventum
60%
60%
0 reviews
#56
Brentwood Appliances
60%
60%
3 reviews
#57
Gallet
59%
59%
0 reviews
#58
Rangemaster
United Kingdom
59%
59%
0 reviews
#59
Klarstein
58%
58%
0 reviews
#60
Lloytron
58%
58%
0 reviews
#61
Bestron
57%
57%
1 review
#62
Medion
57%
57%
0 reviews
#63
Camry
57%
57%
0 reviews
#64
Domoclip
57%
57%
0 reviews
#65
Waring
57%
57%
0 reviews
#66
KREA
57%
57%
0 reviews
#67
John Lewis
56%
56%
0 reviews
#68
Esperanza
56%
56%
0 reviews
#69
Philco
56%
56%
0 reviews
#70
Innoliving
56%
56%
0 reviews
#71
Hotpoint
United States
56%
56%
0 reviews
#72
Lafe
56%
56%
0 reviews
#73
Proctor Silex
55%
55%
0 reviews
#74
Bomann
55%
55%
0 reviews
#75
ELDOM
55%
55%
0 reviews
#76
Panasonic
Japan
55%
55%
0 reviews
#77
Girmi
55%
55%
0 reviews
#78
Scarlett
55%
55%
0 reviews
#79
OneConcept
55%
55%
0 reviews
#80
Electrolux
Sweden
55%
55%
0 reviews
#81
Nesco
54%
54%
0 reviews
#82
Eta
54%
54%
0 reviews
#83
Sunbeam
54%
54%
0 reviews
#84
Mesko
54%
54%
0 reviews
#85
Caso
54%
54%
0 reviews
#86
KALORIK
54%
54%
0 reviews
#87
Trevi
53%
53%
0 reviews
#88
Brandt
53%
53%
0 reviews
#89
Stelton
53%
53%
0 reviews
#90
Streetwize
52%
52%
0 reviews

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.

Reviews Value for Money Features Popularity Selection Running Costs
All electric kettle Brands
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
£0 £5 £10 £15 £20 £25 £30 £35 £40 £45 £214
Price Distribution of All Electric Kettles
No. Of Electric Kettles
Average Price
£61
£0 £5 £10 £15 £20 £25 £30 £35 £40 £45 £214
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 logo

Expert Reviews

5 stars
1
4 stars
0
3 stars
0
2 stars
0
1 star
0
Philips logo

User Reviews

5 stars
28
4 stars
40
3 stars
23
2 stars
9
1 star
10
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.

Compare all award winning electric kettles

Number of Awards Dualit Russell Hobbs Linsar DeLonghi Tefal
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2
1
Trusted Reviews logo
1
Total
2
1
1

How Reliable Are Philips Electric Kettles?

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:

RELIABLE

sturdy kettle
Amazon
It seems very well built
amazon.co.uk

NOT RELIABLE

The water level gauge built into the handle is not the easiest to see or to read
Amazon
Quite flimsy construction
amazon.co.uk

What is the Best Mid-Range Philips Electric Kettle?

Philips Viva Collection HD935280

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2,200W
POWER

A great mid range choice, priced at £56.34 is the Philips Viva Collection HD935280, which has a Kagoo Score of 79.

Features We Love:
Cordless
Keep warm function
Supports filtering
Non-drip spout
360° rotational base

A fully featured and fairly new 1.7L electric kettle, with a fair price. It has a water level indicator, a keep warm function and a non-drip spout and is cordless.

85
Features
Fully-Featured
64
Popularity
A Less Popular Choice
75
Value for Money
Very Good
86
Age
18 Months Old
79
Kagoo Score
Very Good

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What is the Best High End Philips Electric Kettle?

Philips HD9350

£99.99
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1.7L
2,200W
POWER

If you're looking for a high end Philips electric kettle then the Philips HD9350 takes some beating. It has a Kagoo Score of 75, but is a bit more expensive at £99.99.

Features We Love:
Cordless
Supports filtering
Non-drip spout
360° rotational base
Boil-dry protection

A fully featured but marginally out of date 1.7L kettle, good for small families. It has a water level indicator and a non-drip spout, is cordless and supports filtering.

86
Features
Fully-Featured
59
Value for Money
Average
84
Age
2 Years Old
75
Kagoo Score
Very Good

The cheapest price that we could find for the HD9350 in the UK is £99.99 but in total we found only 1 price for it.

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What is the Best Budget Choice Philips Electric Kettle?

Philips HD464400

£24.95
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Philips HD464400
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Philips HD464400
1.7L
3,000W
POWER

At only £24.95 and with a Kagoo Score of 83 the Philips HD464400 makes a great budget choice.

Features We Love:
Cordless
Non-drip spout
Supports filtering
360° rotational base
Boil-dry protection

A top-quality but 2 year old 1.7L kettle, very good for small families. It has a water level indicator and a non-drip spout, is cordless and supports filtering.

91
Features
Fully-Featured
80
Popularity
Widely Available
80
Value for Money
Very Good
86
Age
1 Year Old
83
Kagoo Score
Excellent

The cheapest price that we could find for the HD464400 in the UK is £24.95 and in total we found 13 prices for it.

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In This Guide
Should You Buy a Philips Electric Kettle?
Is Philips the Best Electric Kettle Brand?
What Do the Philips Electric Kettle Reviews Say?
How Many Industry Awards Have Philips Electric Kettles Received?
How Reliable Are Philips Electric Kettles?
What is the Best Mid-Range Philips Electric Kettle?
What is the Best High End Philips Electric Kettle?
What is the Best Budget Choice Philips Electric Kettle?

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