Two of the best countertop microwaves for office or home use are the Panasonic NN-SD681S and the Kenmore 73902, according to appliance review site Consumersearch. The Panasonic is a large model suited to cooking lunches, while the Kenmore 73902 is suited to tasks such as heating beverages.Continue Reading
The best microwave depends on the number of users and the typical meals or beverages prepared by those users. For a microwave that is expected to see heavy use or to cook most meals, the Panasonic is an excellent choice. This microwave has adequate capacity for most microwave meals at 1.2 cubic feet, and its 1,200 watts of power allow a person to cook almost any meal quickly. The Panasonic uses an inverter system that allows the microwave to reheat and cook foods more evenly than most similar microwave ovens, and its stainless steel finish fits well with most kitchen decor.
The Kenmore is also a good choice, especially if the microwave is intended for light duty such as reheating coffee or small snacks. The 0.9 cubic-foot capacity gives it a smaller footprint to fit in constricted spaces, while its 900-watt capacity gives it enough power to efficiently heat most beverages and small meals quickly.Learn more about Microwaves