Updated 24 Mar 2016

Parmco

HO-4-6NFINDUCT1

Snapshot: The Parmco HO-4-6NFINDUCT1 induction cooktop has 4 cooking-zones but no auto heat-up. How well does it cook?

HO-4-6NFINDUCT1
Consumer score
SCORE
Avg price

$1893

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Test results

Overall score
84
Cooking performance
?/10
White sauce
?/10
Rice
?/10
Stir-fry
?/10
Ease of use
?/10

Good points

  • A very good performer.
  • Excellent results in our white-sauce test.
  • Good results in our rice test.
  • Excellent results in our stir-fry test.
  • Easy to use.
  • Has 4 cooking-zones in 2 sizes (small and large).
  • Very good cooking-zone layout (there’s both a large zone and a small ‘simmer’ zone at the front).
  • The controls don’t get hot.

But

  • The controls are close to the cooking-zones.
  • The cooling fan is noisy.

How we test

Overall score includes:

Cooking performance (60%): Assesses performance of the simmer-burner, medium-sized burner and wok burner.

Ease of use (40%): Rates the ease of using the controls, ease of cleaning, and the user-friendliness of the cooktop layout.

Price is based on March and November 2016 surveys.

Key data

Model

Avg price
$1893
Type
Induction

More test results (/10)

Chocolate-melting
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Specifications

Dimensions (WxD, cm)
59 x 52
Number of elements, burners or cooking zones
4
Cooktop surface material
-
Control position
-
Trivet material
n/a
Cut-out dimensions (WxD, cm)
n/a

Features

Touch controls
Yes
Flame-failure protection
n/a
Timer
Yes
Child lock
Yes
Automatic switch-off
Yes
Dual- or multi-element
n/a
Flexi-zones
No
Auto heat-up
No
Power boost
Yes
Keep-warm function
No
Safety sensors
Yes
Residual-heat indicator
Yes
Overflow protection
Yes
Pan detection
Yes

More Info

Availability

-

Notes

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