Are you looking for the best rice cooker?
Confused with the brand name and price range?
Don’t worry. Here I have listed 10 best rice cookers which are the best-selling and best in quality cookers.
When you look for a rice cooker, you have to check for many things. I have listed all those necessary things here.
You need not worry about your electricity bill since the cookers listed her won’t consume much power.
Also, the additional functions they have will keep your food warm and let you cook a variety of rice.
They will be long lasting and usable for many years.
|Product name||Bajaj RCX 5 1.8-Litre Rice Cooker||Panasonic SR-WA10 450-Watt Automatic Cooker Without Warmer – 2.7 Litre||Prestige PRWO 1.8-2 700-Watt Electric Rice Cooker||Bajaj Majesty RCX 1 Mini 0.4-Litre 200-Watt Multifunction Rice Cooker||Prestige Delight Electric Rice Cooker Cute 1.8-2||Panasonic SR-Y22FHS 750-Watt Automatic Electric Cooker 5.4L with Non-Stick Cooking Pan||Pigeon Joy Rice Cooker 1.8L White||Panasonic SR-WA18 E 4.4-Litre 660-Watt Automatic Rice Cooker (White)||Prestige PRWCS 1.2 500-Watt Electric Rice Cooker||Panasonic SR-WA10H(E) 450-Watt Automatic Cooker Warmer – 2.7 Lone-year|
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|Dimension||29.2 x 29.6 x 24.5 cm||22.5x24.5x24.5 cm||30x30x25.9 cm||74.8 x 73.2 x 63 cm||29.9x29.9x25.9 cm||23.5x27x27 cm||20x30x20 cm||63.1 x 27.7 x 27.1 cm||20x30x20 cm||23.5 x 23 x 20.8 cm|
|Capacity||1.8 L||2.6 L||1.8 L||400 ml||1.8 L||4.4 L||1.8 L||4.4 L||1.2 L||2.7 L|
Enough Praising, let us see the product specification and details of this mini rice cooker.
The dimension of this rice cooker is 29.2 x 29.6 x 24.5 cm. The rice bowl is made up of aluminum. The lid of the cooker is made up of stainless steel. They rice cooker exterior color is white and it looks stylish.
The two handles in the machine are solid so that you can lift the cooker with rice easily. Also, you will not burn your hands when lifting the rice cooker with hot rice inside.
The machine has the detachable power cord. It makes the cooker portable anywhere without trouble.
The size of the rice cooker is 1.8 Kg and you can cook 1 KG of rice in this machine. It will be sufficient for 5 adults in a house.
This makes the Baja RCX 5 rice cooker easily usable at bachelor’s room as well as in the home.
This cooker is not only used for cooking rice but also used for cooking vegetables and boiling milk. However, the primary role of the cooker is cooking rice.
You have to switch on the machine after filling the water and rice with the correct ratio. It will automatically turn off after some time.
Your rice will be boiled entirely and the rice won’t be burned in the rice cooker. That’s the advantage in the rice cooker.
Since the machine does not use the pressurized cooking method, it is easily usable at all the places other than the kitchen.
The cooker weighs only 2.4 KG which makes it very compact. You can place the cooker anywhere in the home.
This machine has the indicator to show the status whether it is turned off or not. However, the switch will turn off automatically after cooking the rice entirely.
The machine comes with warmer to keep your food warm. This is useful when you prepare more food in a single time to eat later.
It reduces your workload of making the rice for the second time and keeps the rice very fresh and warm.
The machine comes with a spatula, 1 cooking bowl and measuring cup. The cooking bowl is Aluminium which heats the rice faster for speedy food preparation.
The machine operates on 220 voltage and consumes 550 Watts.
The machine comes with 2-year warranty.
No Digital Timer
- How much rice can I cook in this rice cooker?You can cook 1 kg of rice in this cooker.
- What is the method used to cook the rice?Is it pressurized or Steaming? The rice cooker works on steaming method.
- Does this machine has the warm option to keep the food warm?Yes, this machine has the warm option to keep your rice warm.
- How long will it take to cook the rice?It will take 20-25 minutes to cook the rice.
- How many cooking bowls comes with cooker?One cooking bowl comes with the package.
Panasonic is a Japan-based company. The company is almost 100 years old. They are manufacturing the large variety of home appliances and kitchen appliances. They are well known for their quality of the product which they make.
Here, Let us see one of their best-selling rice cooker Panasonic SR-WA10 450-Watt Automatic Cooker.
It is suitable for a small family with three members. This is the best Japanese rice cooker
The volume of the cooker is 2.6 Liter and you can cook 600 Grams of rice which is enough for three members. If you are a single person, then this cooker will be a perfect match for you.
The machine weighs 2.1 Kg and it is comparatively lesser than the Bajaj RCX cooker. Since the cooker is small, it is easy to use in the small kitchen.
If you are bachelor person who stays in a room where you don’t have the kitchen, then buy and use this machine there.
The machine doesn’t have any warmer. But the cooker can keep warm the cooked rice up to 4 hours.
Since the cooker is small, you can cook later or if you are the single person you can still eat the fresh meal for the second time also.
The Panasonic SR WA 10 comes with a scoop and cooking plate.
The machine operates on 220 V and consumes 550 watts
Panasonic gives 2-year warranty for this machine. I am sure you won’t use the warranty.
Long warming time
Anodised aluminum cooking pan
Small in size
- How many Kgs of rice can I cook at once in this cooker?You can cook up to 0.5 KG of rice using this machine. Maximum of 600 grams can be cooked well at once.
- What is the Amps of the plug?Is it 5 Amps or more? The AMPs of the plug is 5.
- Can I boil the potatoes separately?Yes, you can boil the potatoes separately, but when cooking, don't close the cooker using the lid and check frequently.
- What is the capacity of this cooker?The size of the cooker is 2.6 Liter.
- Can I boil milk using the cooker?No, you can't. Use it for cooking the food.
Prestige is a reputed South India company who has been manufacturing the home appliances for last 50 years. The company brand is being a favorite brand for housewives.
The company has many best selling kitchen appliances. Today we are going to see one of their best Asian rice cookers Prestige PRWO 1.8-2 700 watt electric rice cooker.
The cooker can cook up to 1 Kg of rice in a single time. This is enough to serve 5 adults.
It makes your job easy and finishes cooking many cups of rice in a single time. So, you can save your electricity bill.
There are two operations. One is cooking and the other is keep warming. Also, you can steam the vegetables and prepare idly. This machine comes with the best rice cooker steamer to cook vegetables.
The cooker weighs 2.7 KG which is almost equal to the weight of Bajaj RCX. This cooker may seem heavy, but it is not heavy as you think.
The both side handles are designed to give a good grip while lifting the cooker with rice.
The Prestige PRWO machine has two indicators. It will show whether the cooker is operating on cooking mode or warm mode. The detachable cordless plugin lets you carry the cooker without the long wire.
The machine has the warm option to keep the rice or food for a long time after cooking them.
However soaking the container will ease your job.
You will get two aluminum cooking pans. It will be useful when you try to make different dishes in the cooker.
Prestige PRWO 1.8-2 700-Watt Electric Rice Cooker
Prestige provides 1-year warranty for entire cooker and 5 years warranty for heating elements. This is high when compared to other brand cooker’s warranty period.
No Nonstick coating
- Does this machine come with two cooking bowls?Yes, This machine comes with two cooking bowls.
- Does the pan have the Non-stick coating?No, the pan does not have the non-stick coating.
- What is the warranty period for this cooker?1 year of manufacturer warranty and 5 years warranty for the heating elements.
- How many Kgs of rice can I cook in a single time?You can cook 1 Kgs of rice at a time in this cooker.
- How many members can I serve using this cooker?You can serve up to 5 members using this cooker.
This is the second rice cooker from Bajaj company in this list. The reason is that the company has been producing the best quality products.
So, getting listed for the second time for best rice cookers is no wonder. Let us see second best rice cooker from Bajaj.
This mini cooker is designed with an intention to make it usable while traveling. This rice cooker is very easy to port and it is small. The dimension of the cooker is 74.8 x 73.2 x 63 cm.
The dimension makes the cooker very compact enough to pack it and carry. The handles are very comfortable and let you move the cooker without touching the hot exterior.
The cooker only weighs 900 grams. It is because of the dimension of the cooker. This makes the cooker to be used while traveling.
There is one indicator to show the status of cooking. Since the cooker is an automatic one, it will be turned off automatically after cooking.
There is no warmer available in this machine and there is no need for the warmer.
You will get spatula, cooking bowl and measuring cup and rice cooker instructions.
Bajaj gives two years warranty for this cooker.
Less Power Consumption
Size is low
- What is the diameter of the inner cooking part?No Description
- How much time will it take to cook one cup rice?It will take 10 minutes to cook 1 cup of rice.
- What else can I cook using this cooker other than rice?You can boil eggs and prepare noodles.
- Is this cooker has the automatic switch off function?Yes, this cooker has automatic switch off function
This Prestige Delight Rice cooker looks stylish. The cooker is entirely red color. The two side handles are the white color.
The dimension of the cooker is 11.8 x 11.8 x 10.2 inch. The size of the cooker is also somewhat big when compared to the previous cookers in the list. This cooker has one on-off switch.
The pan material is made up of aluminum and it spreads the heat evenly all over the cooker, unlike the other cooker which only heats up the bottom. The Pan is also a non-stick one.
The cool handles let you take the hot cooker without hurting your hands. Also, the handle works as a holder for your scoop.
You can prepare a variety of items using this machine. This cooker has two functions. One is for cooking and the other is for keeping the food warm.
The cooker is an automatic one. It will be turned off automatically once the cooking process is finished. But warming process is manual. You have to switch it on or off by yourself.
The tightly closable lid has the holes to let the steam go away. If you have idly plates, you can cook idly too. Other than preparing rice, you can use this cooker to cook biriyani, pulao, vegetables, eggs, potato, Cook porridge, soup, stew.
Within 15-20 minutes, your rice will be ready to serve. The detachable cord lets you carry the cooker without trouble.
This cooker weighs 3.2 Kg. It is high when compared to the cooker listed above. You don’t need to bother about the weight since it is for home usages.
The prestige red colored cooker has two indicators to show the current function of the cooker.
One is the warm indicator and the other one is cooking indicator.
This machine has the warm option to keep the food warm for a long time. Just enable the warmer mode to use it and turn it off when you don’t need.
You will get two cooking pans and one scoop with the package.
The machine works on 240 V and 700 watts power.
The cooker comes with one-year manufacturer warranty.
- How much time does it take to cook 1 kg of rice?It takes 15-20 minutes time to cook 1 kg of rice.
- Is the cooker has a non-stick pan?Yes, the cooker has a non-stick pan.
- What are the accessories in the box?The package comes with 2 bowls and 1 spoon.
- Can I boil chicken and vegetables in this cooker?Yes, you can boil chicken and vegetables, but don't let the water completely evaporate.
- Can I cook 1 Kg of rice using this cooker?Yes, you can cook 1 kg of rice using the cooker.
6) Panasonic SR-Y22FHS 750-Watt Automatic Electric Cooker 5.4L with Non-Stick Cooking Pan (Color May Vary -Silver/Burgaundy)
The best Japanese company Panasonic have their second best rice cooker in this list. We have seen prestige and Bajaj having the second cooker in the list. Here is the another second best cooker from Panasonic.
The volume of the cooker is high when compared to other cookers listed here. The pre-cooking capacity of the machine is 1.8 Liter and After cooking, the capacity of the machine is 4.4 Liter.
You can cook maximum of 1.5 Kg raw rice in this cooker. This is enough to serve more than 7 members. This cooker suits well for a big family.
The cooker weighs only 2.6 Kgs. The weight is low when compared to other cookers which all have the same volume. The less weight gives you the comfortability to handle it smoothly.
The cooker has one indicator. The indicator shows whether cooking process is going on or not.
This cooker does not have the warm option. This can be considered as a slight backdrop for this cooker.
The cooker comes with a cooking plate, scoop, measuring cup and 2 dish separator pan.
This best Asian rice cooker has 2 years product warranty and 5 years warranty for the heater.
The cooker operates on 230 V and 660 Watts.
Can prepare variety of rice
Anodized Aluminium Cooking PAN
Undetachable power cord
- Can I use this cooker as a Kadhai?No, you cannot use this cooker as Kadhai. It is an automatic cooker.
- Can I cook idly in this cooker?Yes, you can. But you will require an idly stand.
- Can I boil milk in this cooker?Yes, you can but keep an eye on the milk until it foams and turns off the machine.
- Does this machine come with a timer?No, this machine does not come with a timer.
- Can I use this cooker to cook brown rice?Yes, you can cook brown rice in this cooker.
So far we have seen best rice cooker from Indian Major brands and one Japanese brand. Here is another major brand from a new country.
Pigeon is a Korean based company and has been serving their customers nearly for four decades. The company is a little-known one in India, but they are a big brand in Korea. Let us see one of their best rice cooker Pigeon Joy Rice Cooker.
The cooker is designed for hostelers, couples and travelers. The color of the cooker is white and exterior design is an attractive one.
The cord length is high and it is 1.1 m long enough to plug-in at high plug points. The lid is made up of stainless steel for longer life. You can place the cooker on the table or any surface to cook.
The dimension of the cooker is 20x30x20 cm.
The volume of the cooker is high when compared to its weight. The cooker has 1.8 Liter capacity and can cook 1 Kg of rice. If you are a hosteler, you can cook rice for you and your friends also.
If you are a hosteler, you can cook rice for you and your friends. The cooker makes rice for four peoples.
The cooker has two functions. One is cooking and the other is warming the food. You can cook white rice, boil eggs, vegetables, pulao, dhaal and kichadi using this cooker.
It will work as a mini kitchen for you.
The machine is light weight one. It only weighs 300 g.
The cooker has two indicators. One is for cooking process indication and the other is for warm indication.
Orange is for warm and the red is for cooking.
You will get Cooking Bowl and Spatula in the package.
The cooker operates on 220v and consumes 500 watts.
Low power consumption
- Can I boil milk and soup in this cooker?No, you cannot boil milk but you can prepare the soup.
- Can I cook 1 kg rice in this cooker?Yes, you can cook 1 KG rice in this cooker.
- Can I fry using this cooker?No, you cannot use this cooker for frying.
- How many watts does the cooker come with?The cooker comes with 500 watts
- What is the weight of this cooker?The cooker weighs only 299g
We have already seen about the Panasonic company. Now let us directly see the product details here. The third Panasonic cooker in our list is Panasonic SR-WA18.
The volume of Panasonic SR-WA18 E is high. It has the capacity of 4.4 Liter. The machine can cook maximum of 1 Kg rice which can be served to the minimum of 4 people.
You can cook minimum of 100-gram rice using the cooker.
The cooker has two functions. One is cooking and the other is warming. Red light indicates cooking and the green light indicates the warming.
The cooker also comes with thermostats which let you control the temperature of the machine. You can prepare a variety of rice using this cooker. The pan is a nonstick one so be careful while cooking.
There are two indicators in the cooker. Red is used to indicate the cooking process and the Green is used to indicate the warming process.
This cooker has the warm option to keep your food warm for a long time. Since the machine capacity is high, this option is a required one.
The package includes Idli Plates, Steaming Basket & Dish Separator Pan, Glass and scoop.
The cooker comes with 2-year warranty.
The machine works on 220V and consumes 660 Watts.
- Can I buy the inside vessel for this cooker separately?Yes, you can buy them at any of the service centers.
- How many Kgs of rice can I cook using this cooker?You can cook 1.8 Kg rice in this cooker.
- What does the package contain?The package contains Cooking Pan, electric cooker, Spatula, Lid, User manual and warranty card.
- What is the warranty for this product?2 year or 5 years? The product has the warranty for 2 years.
Both of them vary a lot in design. Let look at the specification and details of the cooker.
The cooker weighs 2.9 KG. It also comes with a detachable cord. So, you can take the cooker separately without any trouble.
The cooker has two indicators. The red indicates the cooking process and the yellow indicates the warming process.
Prestige PRWCS 1.2 has automatic warmer which starts itself after the completion of the cooking process.
The cooker comes with measuring cup, spoon and steaming basket.
You will get one-year product warranty for this cooker and it is only applicable for defects in the product and not applicable to the damages caused by the customer.
- Can I steam vegetables using this cooker?Yes, you can steam vegetables in this cooker.
- Can I cook without closing the lid?Yes, you can cook without closing the lid.
- How many kgs of rice can I cook with this cooker?You can cook 1 Kg of rice using this cooker.
- Does this cooker have a steaming basket for steaming vegetables?yes, this cooker comes with a steaming basket.
Panasonic is manufacturing quality rice cookers. The result is that they have their fourth best rice cooker in this list. Let us see what made this cooker to be getting listed here.
The cooker is designed with small family and bachelors in the mind.
The dimension of the cooker is 23.5 x 23 x 20.8 cm. The size of the cooker is very compact.
The cooker has the capacity of 2.7 Liter. You can cook 600 grams of rice in a single time.
If you are the bachelor and staying in hostel or room, then this machine should be your first choice when buying a cooker.
The rice can be easily served to four people.
The machine only weighs 2.2 Kg. Due to the dimension and weight the machine is usable at hostel and room where you don’t have a separate kitchen.
There are two indicators used in the cooker and they are fixed above the switch. One is for Cooking and the other is for warm mode indication.
Unlike the previous version of the Panasonic machine, this one has the warmer to keep the food warm.
You will get a cooking plate, scoop along with the package.
The Manufacturer provides 2-year warranty and 5-year warranty for the heater.
Higher Warranty Period
Cord is not detachable
- How many Kgs of rice does this machine cook?This machine cooks 0.5 kg of rice.
- Does this cooker have two bowls?No, it has only one bowl.
- Can I cook dhal in this cooker separately?Yes, you can prepare dhal separately.
- Can I boil noodles in this cooker?Yes, you can prepare noodles in the cooker.
- Does this cooker have warmer?Yes, this cooker has warmer.
We have seen the best rice cookers in the article. Choosing the best one is your choice. I have listed most of the rice cookers which comes under your budget.
|No.||Product Name||Dimension||Capacity||Check Price On Amazon|
|1||Bajaj RCX 5 1.8-Litre Rice Cooker||29.2 x 29.6 x 24.5 cm||1.8 L||Check Price|
|2||Panasonic SR-WA10 450-Watt Automatic Cooker Without Warmer – 2.7 Litre||22.5x24.5x24.5 cm||2.6 L||Check Price|
|3||Prestige PRWO 1.8-2 700-Watt Electric Rice Cooker||30x30x25.9 cm||1.8 L||Check Price|
|4||Bajaj Majesty RCX 1 Mini 0.4-Litre 200-Watt Multifunction Rice Cooker||74.8 x 73.2 x 63 cm||400 ml||Check Price|
|5||Prestige Delight Electric Rice Cooker Cute 1.8-2||29.9x29.9x25.9 cm||1.8 L||Check Price|
|6||Panasonic SR-Y22FHS 750-Watt Automatic Electric Cooker 5.4L with Non-Stick Cooking Pan||23.5x27x27 cm||4.4 L||Check Price|
|7||Pigeon Joy Rice Cooker 1.8L White||20x30x20 cm||1.8 L||Check Price|
|8||Panasonic SR-WA18 E 4.4-Litre 660-Watt Automatic Rice Cooker (White)||63.1 x 27.7 x 27.1 cm||4.4 L||Check Price|
|9||Prestige PRWCS 1.2 500-Watt Electric Rice Cooker||20x30x20 cm||1.2 L||Check Price|
|10||Panasonic SR-WA10H(E) 450-Watt Automatic Cooker Warmer – 2.7 Lone-year||23.5 x 23 x 20.8 cm||2.7 L||Check Price|
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