Updated 23 Mar 2016

Homemaker

5 cup CFXB-40C-A

Snapshot: The Homemaker CFXB-40C-A rice cooker can handle up to 5 cups of uncooked rice. But how well does it cook the rice?

5 cup CFXB-40C-A
Consumer score
SCORE
Price guide

$15

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Test results

Overall score
83
Cooking performance
?/10
Ease of use
?/10

Good points

  • Excellent results for our jasmine rice and brown rice.
  • OK to use.
  • Good price.

But

  • No steaming option.
  • With brown rice, liquid can bubble over and splatter on to bench.
  • Glass lid can be difficult to clean.

How we test

Overall score includes:

  • Cooking performance (60%)
  • Ease of use (40%) - rates how easy is was to assemble, clean, empty the cooker and operate its controls.

Key data

Model

Size
Small
Price guide
$15

Cooking times (minutes)

Jasmine rice
31
Brown rice
56

Specifications

Weight (kg)
1.6
Height (cm)
25

Features

Sealed locking lid
×
Removable cord
×

More Info

Availability
Kmart only.

Member reviews