Oster 12-Speed 700 Watt Blender Review
Oster is a blender manufacturer known for making high-quality blenders and they have a reputation for making blenders that last a long time and have pretty powerful motors. They have a variety of blenders, including hand blenders, full-size countertop blenders, and personal blenders. One particular blender that already received hundreds of positive feedback is the Oster 12-Speed 700 Watt Blender.
The Oster 12-Speed Blender however produces very smooth textures, effectively liquefying food and minimizing grainy consistencies. The blender can crush ice, so it creates frozen drinks and smoothies with creamy textures. However, it is typically noisy, so blending a smoothie in the morning could disturb everyone.
Oster 12-Speed Blender Overview
- 12 Speeds with 450-watt motor
- 40-ounce, scratch-resistant glass container
- Thermal shock tested
- Inbuilt filler cap
12 Speeds with 450-watt motor
Offering 12 speeds and powered by a 450-watt motor, this Oster 6642 12-Speed Blender, White stirs party dips, purées vegetables, creams butter, chops nuts, whips cream, mixes drinks, grates cheese, blends batters, shreds coconut, grinds coffee beans, liquefies soups, and crushes ice.
People love how effortless it is to store in the cabinets. They’ve also complimented how good the gadget is for such a relatively low price.
Although some reviews have complained that the blender leaks, one customer said that you had to be careful with the placement and they claimed that this would prevent leaking.
40-Ounce, scratch-resistant glass container
For accurate work there’s a pulse button, and the “grate” button also functions as an “easy-clean” control for swiftly cleansing the 40-ounce, scratch-resistant glass container with soap and water during multibatch work with the same food.
The blade configuration ensures effective blending of anything you toss into it and in design, the Oster Blender is compact, doesn’t take up much space, and is effortless to store.
Thermal shock tested
You can utilize it to crush ice, make fresh fruit juice, whisk sauces or soups, and make sorbets and more. The Oster 12-Speed 700 Watt Blender is also convenient to store, fitting comfortably under kitchen cabinets.
Its glass jar is scratch-resistant and thermal shock tested for quick temperature changes and most reviews agree that this blender is pretty basic.
They say it blends nicely but has a difficult time with harder ingredients like nuts or ice. Unlike these Quiet Shield Blenders it’s also said to be quite noisy and one person who bought their blender “like new” noted that there was a burnt plastic smell when they used it. You might want to stick to buying it new off of Amazon.
Inbuilt filler cap
Fully assembled, the blender stands 13-3/4 inches high on a 7-inch-square base, which is clad in white plastic with a gray accent band and rubber feet and the blender carries a 1-year warranty against defects.
The Oster 12-Speed 700 Watt Blender is different from other modern blenders as it features an inbuilt filler cap through which you can add other ingredients while blending, without having to remove the lid.
This is especially great for making smoothies, where you might prefer blending dry ingredients before you add fruits and vegetables to the blender.
The Oster 12-Speed 700 Watt Blender is an economical model that is inexpensive and provides basic blending functionality. It’s great to grind coffee beans and make smoothies and across all settings, the Oster 12 speed blender’s performance was average but was somewhat ineffective at preparing frozen drinks.