Updated 19 Dec 2018

Kogan

850W Centrifugal Juicer KAJCE85FSTA

Snapshot: The Kogan 850W Centrifugal Juicer KAJCE85FSTA is a centrifugal juicer with an external pulp container. But does it deserve the limelight?

850W Centrifugal Juicer  KAJCE85FSTA
Consumer score
SCORE
Avg price

$79

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Test results

Overall score
68
Juicing
?%
Ease of use
?%

Good points

  • OK results for carrot juice.
  • OK results for orange juice.
  • Good results for apple juice.
  • OK results for green leafy juice.
  • Is dishwasher safe.
  • Good chute size.
  • Easy to assemble and take apart.

But

  • Blade is accessible.
  • Expensive.
  • No cord storage.
  • No cleaning brush.
  • Noisy.
  • Juice can drip from spout.
  • Some parts are bulky to clean in the sink.

How we test

Overall score includes:

Juicing (30%)
Ease of use (70%)

We processed a kilogram each of carrots, apples and oranges — and a “green leafy” combination of spinach, kiwifruit, pear, cucumber, mint and celery. We measured the quantity of juice produced and checked its texture and consistency. If a juicer claimed to be able to make smoothies, we made a banana, pineapple, mango and strawberry smoothie. The smoothie score doesn’t contribute to the juicing score.

We assessed how easy and safe it was to “feed” the juicer, assemble and take apart, collect the juice, remove the pulp, and clean the juicer. We also checked whether juice dripped out of the spout after processing, and whether there was any splashing or leaking while juicing. We also measured how noisy the juicers are but this doesn’t contribute to the overall score.

Key data

Model

Avg price
$79
Type
Centrifugal

Specifications

Average juicing time (min:sec)
1:29
Noise level (dBA)
73
Weight (kg)
3.7
Dimensions HxWxD (cm)
40 x 31 x 22
Jug capacity (ml)
1000
Pulp container (inside/outside)
External

Features

Dishwasher safe
Yes
Number of speeds
2

More Info

Notes
1-year warranty. Only available from Kogan and Dick Smith.