Updated 7 Jul 2016

Bosch

HBG672BS1A

Snapshot: The Bosch HBG672BS1A single oven has pyrolytic self-cleaning. But how did it perform in our test kitchen?

HBG672BS1A
Consumer score
SCORE
Avg price

$2699

Join us now for instant access

Join more than 100,000 members today and you’ll get:

  • Independent info
  • Thousands of test results and research you can trust
  • Everything in one easy place
  • Expert support a phone call away if things go wrong
Join Consumer Now Log in

Test results

Overall score
84
Oven performance
?/10
Ease of use
?/10
Toast
?/10
Scones
?/10
Roast chicken
?/10

Good points

  • Excellent oven performance.
  • OK to use.
  • Has easy-to-use controls.
  • Visibility through the oven door is excellent.
  • Has pyrolytic self-cleaning.
  • Has a child lock.
  • Has a recessed shelf for higher baking trays.
  • Mostly glass exterior easy to clean.

But

  • No smokeless grill tray.
  • Grill element can’t be lowered for cleaning.
  • No shield in front of grill element.
  • The grill tray and shelves can accidentally be pulled out (even though they have stoppers).

How we test

Overall score includes:

Oven performance (60%): Based on toast, scones, meringues, roast chicken and pizza.
Ease of use (40%): Evaluated controls and displays, ease of using the grill and oven shelves, replacing light bulbs, and cleaning.

Key data

Model

Avg price
$2699
Type
Single oven
Width
Standard (600mm)

More test results (/10)

Meringues
10.0
Pizza
10.0
Overall steaming
n/a
Boiled eggs
n/a
Fish, rice and vegetables
n/a
Steamed pudding
n/a

Specifications

External HxWxD (mm)
595 x 595 x 548
Internal useable dimensions (HxWxD, mm)
315 x 490 x 415
Annual running costs
$27
Useable volume (L)
63
Shelves
1
Shelf positions
5
Tank capacity (L)
n/a

Functions

Classic bake
Fan grill
Pizza mode or bottom element with fan
Fan assisted
×
Fan forced
Bottom element only
×
Grill only
Half grill
×
Defrost
Warm mode
×
Bread baking
n/a
Steam reheat
n/a
Steam only
n/a
Succession cooking
n/a

Features

Clock
Yes
Timer
Yes
Baking tray
2
Smokeless grill tray
No
Telescopic runners
No
Child lock
Yes
Pyrolytic self-cleaning
Yes
Catalytic liners
No

More Info

Notes
-
Availability
From Harvey Norman only.