An air fryer cooks food by circulating hot air at high speed around the food without using oil and make healthier food. They have inbuilt adjustable time knobs and temperature for precise cooking. There are many brands of air fryer available in the market that claims to save 80% oil used in cooking as compared to the traditional method of frying. The food that is fried can lead to diabetes, obesity and heart attacks but the air fryers uses less oil and provide a healthier alternate to the traditional approach of deep fried cooking. The air fryers have many benefits such as oil less frying, time control, easy cleaning, safe, odorless, cooling system, exhaust system, helps in baking, grilling, roast and no oil spills.
Before buying the Oil less fryer various things should be taken into consideration by the prospective buyers that are as follows:
- The capacity of air fryer should be considered as how much food it can accommodate
- Power consumption of the fryer
- Size of the fryer according to the space available in the kitchen
- Settings depending upon your requirement like multiple temperature etc
- Cooking basket of the fryer
- Price of the fryer
- Digital display
- Multiple compartments
The buyer should consider the above mentioned things before buying the Oil less fryer that will suit them. Some of the popular brands of air fryer available in the market:
PHILIPS XL AIRFRYER- It has larger capacity with a different starfish design that helps the hot air to circulate thoroughly, dishwasher safe, adjustable timers, digital screen but it is expensive and produces smoke while cooking meat.
GOWISE USA GW22621 ELECTRIC AIR FRYER- It has in built smart programs for popular food items, user friendly touch screen, and adjustable temperature but lacks a rack of layers, inserting the frying basket is tougher.
POWER AIR FRYER XL- It has digital touch screen, cool touch handle and cyclonic hot air for cooking food but difficult to push the frying basket in and the exterior gets very hot while cooking.
AVALON BAY AB- AIR FRYER220SS DIGITAL AIR FRYER-it has adjustable temperature with air circulation technology but doesn’t have recipes and preset programs.
NUWAVE BRIO AIR FRYER- It has pre heat function, adjustable temperature and will not start unless the frying basket is not in place but have small capacity and take a while in preparing food.