The experts at ConsumerSearch.com have chosen the GE Profile PHP900DMBB as the best induction cooktop, as of 2015. YaleAppliance.com has chosen the Miele KM5773 as the best induction cooktop.
GE Profile PHP900DMBB heats quickly and has excellent temperature controls, according to Consumer Search. In addition, the controls are simple to use. Some of the considerations that people have when buying this cooktop is that it requires special magnetic cookware and there are customers who claim other cooktops are more durable than this model. The GE Profile PHP900DMBB costs about $1,400. On Amazon.com, this cooktop has a rating of 4 stars out of 5 stars, and most customers are happy with this appliance.
The Miele KM5773 costs about $3,000 and features five heating elements and five heating zones. The controls are easy to use and the cooktop is very energy efficient. This model features automatic cookware recognition and an automatic heat-up function. There are 12 levels of power on this cooktop and a child safety lock. In addition, the Miele KM5773 has a residual heat indicator and overheating protection. On Amazon.com, this cooktop has a rating of 2.6 out of 5 stars, however, and customers report that this cooktop is not as reliable as other brands.