Updated 22 Mar 2019

Russell Hobbs

Kitchen Machine RHKM10

Snapshot: The Russell Hobbs Kitchen Machine RHKM10 has a 5.5L stainless-steel bowl. How well does it beat, mix and knead?

Kitchen Machine RHKM10
Consumer score
SCORE
Avg price

$500

Price comparison

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Test results

Overall score
69
Performance
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Beating egg whites
?%
Mixing cake batter
?%
Kneading dough
?%
Ease of use
?%

Good points

  • Good results in our beating (egg whites) test.
  • OK results in our mixing (cake batter) test.
  • Very good results in our kneading (dough) test.
  • Controls are OK to use.
  • Spring-loaded motor head easy to use.
  • Bowl and some attachments are dishwasher safe.
  • Has a splashguard.
  • Comes with a blender attachment.

But

  • No scraper-beater attachment.
  • No eject button for removing beater.
  • The mixer head “jolts” during kneading (which can make the mixer move).
  • Mixing bowl does not have handle.
  • Mixing bowl is deep (difficult to scrape bottom).
  • Maximum operating time 10 minutes.

How we test

Overall score includes:

  • Beating egg whites (20%)
  • Mixing cake batter (20%)
  • Kneading dough (20%)
  • Ease of use (40%)

Price is from a January 2019 survey.

Dimensions are measured with the mixer standing on its base.

Weight excludes beaters.

Key data

Model

Avg price
$500
Type
Benchtop

Specifications

Dimensions HxWxD (cm)
34 x 37 x 21
Noise (dBA)
77
Weight (kg)
5.6
Wattage (W)
1000
Number of speeds
10
Bowl capacity (L)
5.5
Bowl type
Stainless steel
Mixer construction
Plastic

Features

Whisk
Yes
Dough hooks
Yes
Beater
Yes
Splashguard
Yes
Pulse option
Yes
Bowl lock
Yes
Dishwasher-safe bowl
Yes
Boost/turbo option
No

More Info

Notes
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Availability
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