Breville BTA830XL Die-Cast 4-Slice Long Slot Smart Toaster Review

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Breville BTA830XL Die-Cast 4-Slice Long Slot Smart Toaster Review

Product Name: Breville BTA830XL Die-Cast 4-Slice Long Slot Smart Toaster

Product Description: Breville 2-Slice Toaster

Price: $$$

Currency: US

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  • 8.3/10
    Rating - 8.3/10
8.3/10

Summary

The Breville BTA830XL Die-Cast 4-Slice Long Slot Smart Toaster is a good quality toaster, especially for busy families with more members needing a quicker breakfast. All the browning settings and other features are integrated with each other for a crispier, brown toast to complete the perfect breakfast. Unlike the plastic based toasters, it never overheats and does not render smoke.

Breville has been designing kitchen appliances since decades and knows what a consumer wants. Talking about the toasters, it has created the appliances which can anticipate any user’s preference. The Breville BTA830XL Die-Cast 4-Slice Long Slot Smart Toaster is one those kitchen appliances, which can provide you a quick toast for a quicker munch-on meal.

It has a sleek and shiny brushed metal finish which is popular amongst the users and is easy to wipe off. It is loaded with quite useful features; the details are discussed as below.

Five varied toasting settings

The Breville Die-Cast 4-Slice Long Slot Smart Toaster comprises of 5 varied toasting and browning settings. These include, a toast/ cancel setting, lift & look option, bagel, A-Bit-More and Defrost. The lift and look setting allows the user to pause the toasting and have a look on the progress. Additionally, if the user thinks the brad is not toasted well enough, the A-Bit-More button automatically lowers the bread for a bit more browning.

The toaster can accommodate up to 4 slices at a time and allows preparing breakfasts for more people in a lesser time duration.

Wider slots

Breville BTA830XL toaster has wider than usual slots. With a width of half an inch and a depth of 5.2 inches, it can accommodate the wider pastries, bagels and thicker slices of breads. An LED display indicates the progress of the toasting. An audible sound signal indicates when the toasting is done. A slide out crumb tray is provided; this provision is made to clean the toaster more efficiently.

The toaster has a heavy-duty metal casing, which is durable, easy to clean and does not overheat. Hence the toaster is cool upon touching and does not render smoke on prolonged use.

Specs and features

  • Product Dimensions: 14.9 x 7.7 x 7.5 inches
  • Item weight: 8.2 lbs.
  • Material: Stainless steel
  • Wattage: 1600 watts
  • Die case metal construction
  • Slot depth: 5.2 inches, width ½ inches

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 Pros

  • Can toast up to four slices at a time
  • Five precise and varied toast settings
  • LED display to track the progress of setting
  • Audible signal to indicate the completion of the task
  • Provision of side out crumb tray for ease in cleaning
  • Heavy duty die case metal housing
  • Cool to touch and does not overheats
  • Wider slots to accommodate bagels and pastries

Cons

  • No button to reset the appliance
  • Relatively expensive

Verdict

The Breville BTA830XL Die-Cast 4-Slice Long Slot Smart Toaster is a good quality toaster, especially for busy families with more members needing a quicker breakfast. All the browning settings and other features are integrated with each other for a crispier, brown toast to complete the perfect breakfast. Unlike the plastic based toasters, it never overheats and does not render smoke.

Cleaning this toaster is quite easy; it only requires wiping with a damp cloth. With longer slots, any shape and type of bread can be toasted. The current users are quite satisfied with their choice and have rated this toaster highly. We recommend this toaster for regular use.