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Whirlpool MCP 347
MCP347BL

Whirlpool MCP 347
Available Colours:
86
Brand Rating
Excellent Brand
82
Features
Fully-Featured
82
Age
2 Years Old
90
Running Costs
£370 Over 10 Years
76
Kagoo Score
Very Good
Our Verdict:
A very economical to run but a little out of date freestanding microwave, with a very good spec.
Features We Love:
Big interior capacity (25L)
Six power levels
Grill
Convection cooking
Turntable deactivation
800W
25L
CAPACITY
6
POWER LEVELS
£375
OVER 10 YEARS
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With very low running costs and outstanding reviews, we have ranked the Whirlpool MCP 347 number 242 in combination microwaves and number 602 across all microwaves.

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76
Kagoo Score
87
Brand Rating
82
Features
83
Age
90
Running Costs

76

76
Kagoo Score

Why Has it Scored 76?

Whirlpool is an excellent microwave brand.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better microwaves are available.
This microwave has running costs of £370 over 10 years, which is pretty average compared to the other 1,100+ microwaves that we have calculated running costs for.
It has some great features:
Big interior capacity
Six power levels
Has a grill
Has a convection cooking

What is the Kagoo Score?

We calculate the Kagoo Score for each microwave by looking at its reviews, features, popularity, age, value for money and running costs.

The Kagoo Score is an easy way to understand whether the microwave is recommended.

The Kagoo Scores are constantly being updated. As newer, higher spec microwaves come to market, the older microwaves will gradually have their Kagoo Score reduced.

82
Features

Key Reasons For and Against

Big interior capacity
Six power levels
Has a grill
Has a convection cooking
Has a turntable deactivation
Smaller than average grill power
Big Interior Capacity
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The average interior capacity of all microwaves is 25L, with the smallest being 1.5L and the biggest being 62L. The MCP 347's interior capacity of 25L is bigger than average when compared to most other microwaves. It is bigger than 66% of all microwaves when ordered by this feature.

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Six Power Levels
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Most microwaves have between 1 and 18 power levels, including the MCP 347 which has six power levels.

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Has a Grill
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The Whirlpool MCP 347 has a grill, as do 60% of microwaves.

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Has a Convection Cooking
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The MCP 347 has a convection cooking, unlike 81% of microwaves which do not have a convection cooking.

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Smaller Than Average Grill Power

The Whirlpool MCP 347's grill power of only 900W is smaller than average when compared to most other microwaves. It is smaller than 86% of all microwaves when sorted by this feature. The average grill power of all microwaves is 1,100W, with the smallest being 360W and the biggest being 3,000W.

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Has a Turntable Deactivation

The Whirlpool MCP 347 has a turntable deactivation, unlike 95% of microwaves which do not have a turntable deactivation.

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Age

Whirlpool MCP 347 Release Date

September 2017

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When Are Most New Whirlpool Microwaves Released?

We looked at the release dates for new Whirlpool microwaves over the last 3 years, but couldn't see any obvious pattern.

The biggest month last year for new Whirlpool microwave releases was November, with seven new Whirlpool microwaves released that month. March was the biggest month in 2017 for new Whirlpool microwaves, with six new Whirlpool microwaves released that month. Four new Whirlpool microwaves were released in May 2016 making it the biggest month that year for new Whirlpool microwave releases.

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How Fast Do Whirlpool Microwave Prices Drop After Release?

Whirlpool microwaves tend to depreciate faster than most microwaves.

Most microwaves drop in price by 2% in the first 6 months after release. On average Whirlpool microwaves drop in price by 6% in the first 6 months after release.

A typical new Whirlpool microwave costs on average £248. By waiting 6 months before buying you could save on average £14.

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Running Costs

Whirlpool MCP 347 Running Costs

The MCP 347 has an average running cost of £370 over 10 years based on average energy prices, which is pretty average compared to the other 1,100+ microwaves that we checked.

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1.7T
Running this microwave over 10 years will generate 1.7 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 44 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Frequently Asked Questions About the Whirlpool MCP 347

QWhat is the case design of the Whirlpool MCP 347?
AThe Whirlpool MCP 347 is a freestanding microwave.
QWhat is the microwave power of the Whirlpool MCP 347?
AThe Whirlpool MCP 347 is an 800 Watts microwave.
QWhat is the interior capacity of the Whirlpool MCP 347?
AThe Whirlpool MCP 347 has an interior capacity of 25 liters.
QWhat available colours does the Whirlpool MCP 347 have?
AThe Whirlpool MCP 347 has a black colour.
QDoes the Whirlpool MCP 347 have a built-in display?
AYes, the Whirlpool MCP 347 has a built-in display.
QDoes the Whirlpool MCP 347 have a turntable?
AYes, the Whirlpool MCP 347 has a turntable.
QHow many power levels does the Whirlpool MCP 347 have?
AThe Whirlpool MCP 347 has 6 power level.
QDoes the Whirlpool MCP 347 have a defrost function?
AYes, the Whirlpool MCP 347 has a defrost function.
QDoes the Whirlpool MCP 347 have a reheat function?
AYes, the Whirlpool MCP 347 has a reheat function.
QDoes the Whirlpool MCP 347 have a grill?
AYes, the Whirlpool MCP 347 has a grill.
QDoes the Whirlpool MCP 347 have a rotisserie?
ANo, the Whirlpool MCP 347 does not have a rotisserie.
QDoes the Whirlpool MCP 347 have a steam cooking?
ANo, the Whirlpool MCP 347 is a microwave without a steam cooking.
QDoes the Whirlpool MCP 347 have a convection cooking?
AYes, the Whirlpool MCP 347 is a microwave with a convection cooking.
Sorry, we couldn't find any reviews for the Whirlpool MCP 347. However we have checked the rating of all Whirlpool microwaves and the average score is 90.7%.

Whirlpool MCP 347 Specification

Key Features
Case Design
Microwave Power
Interior Capacity
Colour
Features
Timer
Integrated Clock
Display Type
Built-in Display
Turntable Size
Turntable
Door Hinge
Power Level
Grill Power
Control Type
Cord Length
Door Colour
Clock Function
Interior Light
Turntable Deactivation
Product Type
Clock Type
Cooking Functions & Programs
Defrost Function
Reheat Function
Grill
Auto Cook Function
Rotisserie
Steam Cooking
Convection Cooking
Power
AC Input Frequency
AC Input Voltage
Connected Load
Current
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Interior Dimensions (W X D X H)
Height
Depth
Width

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers

whirlpool mcp347bl, galiano mcp347sl

Barcodes

 08003437860737,  08003437860744,  08003437860751

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