At first glance, the most notable difference between the NutriBullet, Vitamix and Blendtec blenders is their prices. The NutriBullet's retail value is $120, while the Blendtec and Vitamix blenders are priced anywhere from $400 to $700, depending on the model. These prices are current as of 2015.Continue Reading
The speeds of these blenders vary as well. The NutriBullet motor rotates at a rate of 10,000 RPMs, while the Vitamix and Blendtec blenders clock in at up to 37,000 and 28,000 RPMs, respectively. As far as serving sizes go, the NutriBullet is really only suited for serving one or two persons at a time. Conversely, the Vitamix and Blendtec blenders have enough room to serve up to four people in one batch.
Both the Vitamix and Blendtec professional grade products are used commercially, while the NutriBullet is more for household use. The Vitamix and Blendtec blenders have the ability to make hot soups, blend nut butters and a whole variety of tasks unsuited for the NutriBullet. Users can also control blending speed on the Blendtec and Vitamix products, whereas the NutriBullet only has one speed.
Overall, each product is powerful, efficient, easy to clean and covered by varying company warranties. However, the NutriBullet is more functional as a personal blending option for smoothies and juices, while the Blendtec and Vitamix blenders can be used for making more than just smoothies.Learn more about Small Kitchen Appliances