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KitchenAid Architect Series Black Countertop or Built-In Microwave - KCMS1655BBL

Abt Model: KCMS1655BK | UPC Code: 883049262260
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Regular Price $459.00
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9 Quick-Touch Cycles/ 1.6 Cu. Ft. Capacity/ 1200 Watts Microwave Power/ 13 Inch Recessed Turntable/ Black Finish
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KitchenAid Architect Series Black Countertop or Built-In Microwave, Model KCMS1655BK

The KitchenAid Architect Series 2 features easy-to-use 9 quick-touch cycles that offer you a variety of cooking selections. From reheating food, to thawing items from the freezer, this KitchenAid Microwave Oven is perfect for all of your culinary needs. The wide 13-inch recessed turntable is excellent for holding larger potions, and spinning it to evenly cook.

The design is perfect no matter where you have the unit. The KitchenAid microwave oven can be installed with al KitchenAid Architect Series trim kit that will give you the opportunity to seamlessly install your microwave into your cabinetry, giving your kitchen an incredible look. Choose from a 27-inch microwave trim kit, or a 30-inch microwave trim kit.

Features:

  • 9 Quick-Touch Cycles Including Three Sensor Cycles
  • 1.6 Cu. Ft. Capacity
  • 1200 Watts Microwave Power
  • 13" Recessed Turntable
  • Accepts 27- or 30-Inch Trim Kit

Specifications:

  • Circuit Amps @ 120VAC: 15 Amps.
  • Voltage: 120 V

Approximate Dimensions:

  • Depth: 17.25"
  • Height: 13"
  • Width: 21.75"

Approximate Weight:

  • Unit: 42 lbs
  • Shipping: 46 lbs

Warranty Information:

  • Manufacturer Warranty (authorized online retailer): Limited 1 Year

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TypeCountertop
Capacity (cu. ft.)1.6
Cooking Power (watts)1200
Height (inches)13
Width (inches)21.75
Depth (inches)17.25
Number of Power Levels10
ConvectionNo
Sensor CookingYes
Interior LightYes
Quick MinuteYes
TimerYes
TurntableYes
Child LockNo
Viewing WindowYes
Optional Trim KitYes
  

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KitchenAid Architect Series White Countertop or Built-In Microwave
 
3.9

(based on 249 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (118)

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    (66)

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    (23)

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    (14)

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    (28)

76%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (23)
  • Performance (17)
  • Design (13)
  • Attractive (12)
  • Convenient features (11)

Cons

  • Noisy (4)

Best Uses

  • Leftovers (11)
  • Popcorn (7)
  • Quick meals (7)
  • Thawing (7)
  • Frozen food (6)
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Most Liked Positive Review

 

Nice product, except for number panel

I really like the microwave overall. The only thing that has disappointed me is that the plastic on the number panel where you push the buttons is already starting to peel and bubble and...Read complete review

I really like the microwave overall. The only thing that has disappointed me is that the plastic on the number panel where you push the buttons is already starting to peel and bubble and we have only had the microwave a month!

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Good overall product

It works as advertised. My only issue is with the latches on the door. When I close the door it sounds like I am slamming the door. It does not closes softly. To...Read complete review

It works as advertised. My only issue is with the latches on the door. When I close the door it sounds like I am slamming the door. It does not closes softly. To me it feels like a feature found on cheap microwaves, and not on a Kitchenaid which costs 3 times more than an average microwave in the market.

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5.0

Looks great and has built-in quality

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        We bought this microwave in conjunction with a KitchenAid convection oven. We mounted it above our oven, with the trim kit option. It has a very sharp built-in look and we are very pleased. The microwave function is simple. We previously owned a GE and this oven is much quieter.

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        5.0

        Perfect

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        from Carefree, AZ

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              Works very well! Use it daily and love it.

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              1.0

              Also Disappointed

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              from Houston, TX

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              Have had this unit for 18 months and was installed when we built the house. Experiencing same problem with opening mechanism that others have identified. Cheap plastic part on the inside broke which prevents you from opening the door while the microwave continues to run. Very disappointed in the quality and the fact the unit doesn't even last two years. My first experience with KitchenAid and probably my last - especially if you can't get replacement parts which others have indicated is a problem.

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              5.0

              Very Satisfied

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              from Paradise Vallley, AZ

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                    It was only delivered a week ago & is a powerful microwave. Very happy with it.

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                    5.0

                    Works great

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                    from Denton, NE

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                          Comments about KitchenAid Architect Series White Countertop or Built-In Microwave:

                          Loving my new kitchen with KitchenAid appliances. Our microwave is below the countertop in an island, and heats quickly and evenly.

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                          1.0

                          Unsafe!

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                          from Irvine, CA

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                          I've had this microwave for over 16 months. Prior to today, I had no major issues with the microwave; on the contrary to now, I quite liked it, it was pretty and matched all my other Kitchenaid appliances. The door would occasionally stick when I pushed the button, but it didn't bother me that much.

                          Let's fast forward to this morning. I put a bowl of butter in the microwave and set it for 15 seconds. I walk away. 5 seconds later, I hear a CRACKLING sound and run over to the microwave to turn it off. It was CRACKLING and SPARKING. Needless to say, I was pretty freaked out. I wait awhile, thinking maybe it was some freak accident, and try it again. This time I stand there and watch as it does it again.

                          Unfortunately, my warranty is up, so I'm out of luck and will be getting a new microwave. I WILL NOT be getting another Kitchenaid though.

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                          5.0

                          Good Choice

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                          from Dyer, IN

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                                Have now had this microwave for 2 ½ months. It is a nice-looking appliance (I have the trim kit so that it looks built-in) and is an easy-to-clean finish. It is quite large, the light inside is very good, and the turntable works well. It heats faster than my previous GE Profile, though, I do miss the fact that I could press any button from 1 through 5 and get that many minutes without pressing additional buttons previously. The (Cooktime, 1, 4, 5, 0, Start) areas on the touchpad are already beginning to show wear, though, so don't know how that will work out. Really don't understand why this microwave needs to beep five times even though I've opened the door and removed whatever is heated already!

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                                1.0

                                Latch for door doesn't work. Can't buy Parts

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                                from Bakersfield, CA

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                                      This microwave is about 17 months old and the door latch no longer functions properly. The microwave stays on after it is done cooking. Have to hold the door down to engage the latch to shut it off. Apparently can't buy parts for it. I will not be buying kitchenaid appliances again.

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                                      5.0

                                      Very quiet

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                                      from Candler NC

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                                            we purchased this microwave about a month ago and we are very pleased with it. Very quiet operation, we didn't realize that our old microwave wasn't heating properly.

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                                            4.0

                                            Kitchen Remodel

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                                            from Greenwood, CA

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                                                  Haven't had a microwave for 8 years and I forgot how useful it was; especially during my kitchen remodel. It was nice to have something to each besides camp food! We were without a STOVE FOR 2 1/2 months. This is just one of three Kitchen Aids that I purchased. Refrigerator next!

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