We last tested meat thermometers in 2018. There are no updates planned.
This digital meat thermometer is extremely accurate and easy to use. It’s also oven safe.
Overall score is based on:
Accuracy (60%) We assess accuracy using a calibrated thermal bath. When the thermal bath reaches 70℃ a reading on each thermometer is taken. A reading of -/+ 1℃ gets an accuracy score of 8.0, a reading of -/+ 2℃ scores 5.0.
For thermometers that claim to be oven-proof, we check how accurate the reading is at 70℃ while cooking scotch fillet. All were within 2℃ of the calibrated reading. This didn’t contribute to the overall score.
Ease of use (40%) We check how easy it is to use and read the thermometer, insert the probe, and clean the thermometer.
Price is from an October 2018 survey.
30 - 300
From Bunnings only.
I haven’t used this product but found these recent reviews
They are based on Bluetooth connectivity and range which isn’t included here but would affect the recommendation I would think.
I’m keen to purchase but am a little dubious now.
Maybe, it depends on what you're after.