To this day, induction cooktops remain some of the most sough-after kitchen appliances on the market and understandably so. These devices are designed to burn as hot as traditional cooking appliances while being considerably cleaner and easier to use. At the same time, these devices are a lot faster than their traditional counterparts, which explains why they’re so popular to begin with.
Despite their popularity, you can definitely buy an inadequate cooktop if you don’t know what to look for, mainly because the market has been flooded with them over these past few years. To give you a better idea of what the market has in store, we came up with a list of the ten best induction cooktops money can buy.
10Tatung Induction Cooker with Stainless Steel Pot
When it comes to induction cooktops, the Tatung Induction Cooker is as basic as they come. Lightweight and easy to use, this particular cooktop is recommended for anyone who doesn’t have too much experience with using such devices. As such, this 1,500-Watt cooker comes with a versatile stainless steel pot that you can use to cook virtually any dish in a relatively short amount of time.
9Fagor Portable Induction Cooktop
This cooktop is equipped with a temperature setting that ranges from 140 degrees F to 430 degrees F thanks to its 1,800-Watt capacity. It also has seven power levels that can be used to cook different dishes according to specific recipes. As for its construction, let us point out that this cooktop is durable, easy to clean, and that it comes with a high-quality Schott Ceran glass surface and a child safety lock.
8DUXTOP Portable Induction Cooktop Countertop Burner
The Duxtop Portable Induction Cooktop features a digital control panel, a feature most high-end cooktops should have. Not only that but it also has a built-in countdown digital timer with 5 minutes increments that go as high as 170 minutes in length. Furthermore, its 10 temperature settings range from 140 degrees F to 460 degrees F, temperature settings that use up between 200 and 1,300 Watts depending on each particular setting.
7Aroma Housewares AID-509 Induction Cooktop
What makes this particular cooktop stand out is its ability to cook dishes almost twice as fast as regular cooktops. It does so thanks to a well designed 7-settings heat system that provides even heating at all times. It is also programmable using an 180-minute timer withy an automatic shut-off feature for good measure. Also, this induction cooktop is designed to consume a lot less electricity than most induction cooktops out there.
6SPT 1300-Watt Induction Cooktop
This induction cooktop benefits from a touch-sensitive led panel with a control lock for good measure. It also features a dual-function system capable of both cooking and warming the food according to your needs. At the same time, it has an ingenious timer that can be programmed to run up to 8 hours at a time. Not only that but it also has 7 power settings and 13 keep-warm settings for you to choose from.
5Ivation 1800 Watt Portable Induction Cooktop Countertop Burner
Like the name suggests, this induction cooktop has a 1,800-Watt capacity, which is more than enough for any induction cooktop out there. Construction-wise, this cooktop is reliable, easy to use, and designed to last you a lifetime in normal conditions. It also has 10 programmable power levels for you to choose from with temperature settings ranging from 140 to 460 degrees for both cooking and warming purposes.
4Aroma Housewares AID-506 Induction Hot Plate
This is perhaps one of the fastest induction cooktops the market has to offer at this point in time. It will enable you to cook at a high heat setting with no open flame while still providing the same benefits of traditional cooking appliances. Interestingly enough, this cooktop benefits from digital controls designed to be easy to operate and reliable at the same time. Furthermore, this cooktop has a programmable timer that can be set up to run up to 180 minutes at a time.
3True Induction Energy Efficient Single Burner Induction Cooktop
This compact induction cooktop from True Induction is equipped with overheating sensors aimed at recognizing when no cookware is present so as to turn off the device. At the same time, it features a timer function that enables you to choose the exact temperature setting required by whatever dish you’re cooking. Not only that but it also allows you to save a fair share of electricity thanks to its low-profile yet highly potent design.
2Max Burton 6050 Induction Cooktop
This 1,800-Watt induction cooktop features 10 temperature levels which range from 140 degrees to 450 degrees Fahrenheit. It also features an 180-minute timer and a LED display to give you more flexibility when cooking, along with an induction interface disk designed to work with almost any induction cooktop. This will enable you to save quite a bit of money by not having to replace your existing cookware given its versatility.
1DUXTOP 1800-Watt Touch Sensitive Induction Cooktop Countertop Burner
There is perhaps no better induction cooktop on the market today than Duxtop’s 1800-Watt Touch Sensitive Induction Cooktop. This device runs on a standard 120-Volt setting, using 15 Amps of electricity, which is more or less the standard in most homes nowadays. As for its features, let us point out that it has a digital sensor touch control panel. a built-in countdown digital timer, 10 temperature settings to choose from, an auto-pan detection designed to shut the unit off after 60 seconds if no cookware is detected, and a child safety lock system for good measure. Overall, it is one of the best induction cooktops money can buy.