Review: Panasonic Countertop Induction Oven Isn’t Worth Getting Heated Up Over

Panasonic gave a splashy introduction to its Countertop Induction Oven at this year’s CES, promising to get tasty dinners on the table in record time by blasting them with impressive-sounding technology.

Panasonic Countertop Induction Oven



Intriguing use of induction heat to power an oven that fits on your countertop.


It’s tiny, it costs $600, and it’s not the time-saver Panasonic wants you to think it is. Recipes in the cookbook are inscrutable and under-researched.