Toshiba EM131A5C-BS

Last updated date: July 30, 2019

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Reliable power, practical interior space and good looks — the Toshiba EM131A5C-BS has it all. At 1,100 watts of power, it cooks fast and evenly, while the 1.2 cu. ft. capacity fits most consumers' needs. We also love the modern, stainless steel finish. In our analysis of 25 expert reviews, the Toshiba Toshiba EM131A5C-BS placed 4th when we looked at the top 8 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.

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Expert Summarized Score
2 expert reviews
User Summarized Score
573 user reviews
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What experts liked
This medium-size 1.2-cubic-foot microwave has more controls for specific cooking tasks, but they’re not that intuitive to operate.
- New York Times Wirecutter
What experts didn't like

From The Manufacturer

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Overall Score: 9.0
Expert Reviews: 4
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Overall Score: 8.5
Expert Reviews: 5
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Overall Score: 8.3
Expert Reviews: 2
4. Toshiba EM131A5C-BS
Overall Score: 7.9
Expert Reviews: 2
5. GE Stainless Steel Microwave
Overall Score: 7.2
Expert Reviews: 1
6. Farberware Microwave Oven
Overall Score: 7.1
Expert Reviews: 2
7. Panasonic NN-SD975S Microwave
Overall Score: 7.1
Expert Reviews: 2
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Overall Score: 7.0
Expert Reviews: 5

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