Updated 29 Aug 2018

Kogan

2200W Cordless Iron / KAIRONML22A

Snapshot: The Kogan 2200W Cordless Iron / KAIRONML22A iron has limited bells and whistles. But how well did it cope with the creases in our wide range of fabrics?

2200W Cordless Iron / KAIRONML22A
Consumer score
SCORE
Avg price

$79

Price comparison

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Test results

Overall score
76
Performance
?%
Ease of use
?%

Good points

  • Excellent on wool, cotton, denim.
  • Very good on organza.
  • Good on linen.
  • OK on silk.
  • Temperature control is easy to adjust.

But

  • Short power cord.
  • No automatic cut-off.

How well does it iron in cordless mode?

We also tested the 2200W Cordless Iron / KAIRONML22A in cordless mode (0.9kg). These scores don’t contribute to the overall score.

The iron performed well on some fabrics, but it doesn't produce enough steam at lower temperatures.

Cordless test results

Overall score: 53%
Performance: 4.8/10
Ease of use: 6.3/10

Good points:
OK on organza.

Bad points:
Just OK on silk, wool, denim.
Poor on cotton, linen.
Short power cord.
No automatic cut-off.

How we test

Overall score consists of:

  • Performance (70%) - how well each model removed creases on on synthetic organza, silk, wool, cotton, denim and linen.
  • Ease of use (30%) - covers filling the water tank, handle comfort, moving the iron, steam and spray, adjusting the temperature, and cord convenience.

Key data

Model

Type
Iron
Avg price
$79

Specifications

Cord length (m)
1.6
Hose length (m)
n/a
Weight (kg)
1.0
Watts (W)
2200
Soleplate type
Not stated

Features

Self-cleaning
Yes
Power-on light
No
Drip protection
No
Cord storage
Yes
Automatic shut-off
No
Auto shut-off - horizontal (min:sec)
None observed after 5 minutes
Auto shut-off - vertical (min:sec)
None observed after 60 minutes
Steam lock
-
Variable steam
Yes
Refill tank during ironing/steaming
-
Wheels
n/a
Telescopic pole
n/a
Clothes hanger
n/a

More Info

Availability
Only available from Kogan and Dick Smith.
Notes
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