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What are some good vacuum food sealers according to Consumer Reports?

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Some vacuum food sealers with positive consumer reviews are the Weston Professional Advantage vacuum sealer, which is recommended by Cook's Illustrated, and the FoodSaver-Vacuum Sealer V3835 with SmartSeal-Technology, which is endorsed by BestConsumerReviews.com. Vacuum sealers help food last longer in storage by removing air that hastens deterioration.

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Cook's Illustrated describes the Weston Professional Advantage vacuum sealer as compact yet powerful, capable of keeping food fresh and freezer burn-free for at least three months. Its intuitive interface is easy to use, and the sealer is compatible with a large variety of vacuum bags and canisters. It garnered 4.2 stars out of five on the Amazon.com website based on 15 reviews as of December 2015.

Out of a perfect score of ten, the FoodSaver-Vacuum Sealer V3835 received 9.9 for value, 9.6 for quality and 9.4 for popularity on BestConsumerReviews.com, receiving praise for its auto bag detection system, reliable seal with automatic shut off and retractable hose that lets users seal canisters. It also has a marinade mode that marinates meat in minutes. It rates 4.1 out of five stars based on more than 400 reviews on Amazon.com.

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