Updated 19 Jun 2017

ILVE

CU79-60 - Recirculated

Snapshot: The ILVE CU79-60 is an undermount rangehood with controls underneath the hood. How well does it remove steam?

CU79-60 - Recirculated
Consumer score
SCORE
Avg price

$1229

Join us now to unlock this content

Unlock all of Consumer from just $7 for 7 days

  • Heaps of buying advice so you can choose with confidence
  • Independent reviews of thousands of products and services
  • Personal advice an email or phone call away on our advice line (members only)
Log in

Test results

Overall score
52
Performance
?/10
Ease of use
?/10
Noise
?/10

Good points

  • Easy to use.
  • Lights provide very good visibility over the cooking area.
  • Light globes are easy to replace.

But

  • Poor steam removal in recirculated mode.
  • Slightly noisy.
  • Inconvenient controls underneath the hood.

How we test

Overall score includes:
Performance (60%)
Noise (30%)
Ease of use (10%)

Key data

Model

Avg price
$1229
Running costs (100 hours)
2.30
Size
560mm
Mode
Recirculated
Type
Undermount

Specifications

Noise levels - low (dBA)
55
Noise levels - high (dBA)
62
Dimensions (HxWxD) (cm)
5 x 56 x 29

Features

Location of controls
Underneath
Lights
2 X 20W halogen
Fan speeds
3

More Info

Notes
-
Availability
-