According to bestreviews.com, as of February 2015, the top five bread makers are the Panasonic SD-YD250, the Zojirushi BB-PAC20 the Cuisinart CBK 100, the Sunbeam 5891, and the Oster CKSTBRTW20. The bread maker rated best of the best was the Panasonic SD-YD250.
The bread maker rated best value for money was the Oster CKSTBRTW20. The pros of this particular bread machine include it being large enough to cater for large families, along with a wide range of unique bread and crust option settings. One issue of this particular machine is that movement of the machine may occur while the ingredients are mixed.