Ninja and Kalorik are two popular air fryer and convection toaster oven brands. Both of the brands have a number of air fryer and air fryer ovens that are commendable. Becaues of the similarities between some of these models, it is sometimes difficult to compare and make a decisive decision. In this article, I will compare those models of Ninja and Kalorik air fryer and air fryer ovens. I hope it is going to be a great help for you.
Ninja DT251 and Kalorik Maxx air fryer
Table of comparison
|Features||Kalorik Maxx||Ninja air fryer oven|
|Model||AFO 46045 SS||DT251|
|Capacity||26 quarts||up to 12 lbs of turkey|
|Dimension (inch)||12.5 x 15.75 x 14||17.09 x 20.22 x 13.34|
|Weight||25 lbs||33.8/ lbs|
|Temperature||Up to 500F||90F to 450F|
|Color Varients||S/S||Stainless steel|
|Control Panel||Manual||Digital touch|
|Timer Range||90 minutes|
|Suitable for||Large family||10+ people|
Comparison of the features
Ninja DT251 air fryer oven can cook 12 lbs of turkey in a single batch. However, we do not know exact what’s its capacity in quart. On the other hand, Kalorik is a 26 quart air fryer oven. Both of the models have enough cooking space for a large family.
Kalorik can dehydrate. Therefore, we expect it goes below or around 100F. The upper temperature limit kor Kalorik is 500F. On the other hand, the temperature range for Ninja DT251 is 90F to 450F. The temperature range of both the air fryers are substantially wide.
|Cooking Functions||Ninja DT251||Kalorik Maxx|
Above are some of the cooking functions of both the air fryer ovens. Both of them are capable of air frying, baking, dehydrating, roasting and toasting. However, Ninja has a temperature probe to precisely control the temperature of the food. This functions is absent in Kalorik. The rotisserie function, on the other hand, is not present in Ninja.
Ninja has a digital control panel with LED display. The panel is composed and easy to use. It has 10 preset cooking functions on the panel. On the other hand, the number of preset cooking functions on Kalorik is 21. It has LED display as like Ninja but manual control knobs for controlling temperature and time.
Ninja DT251 has temperature probe for precisely control the temperature. You will have two different temperature on the panel- one for actual temperature and one for set temperature. This is a great feature for the recepies that require precise temperature control.
On the other hand, Kalorik has double door ( french doors) system that will allow you operate the air fryer with single hand. This feature will save you from heat and other kitchen hazards.
Price and value for money
Ninja is far more expensive than Kalorik. Altough Ninja DT251 has some great features, its price seems a little higher. On the other hand, the value for money of Kalorik is slightly better than Ninja.
Ninja DT251 or Kalorik Maxx – which one is the winner?
Comparing the price and features, Ninja DT251 is the winner. Though Kalorik is competing with Ninja’s neck to neck. It has similar features and benefits as Ninja. Persons who like the rotisserie function should opt for Kalorik. Ninja does not have this feature.
Ninja 5.5 quart vs Kalorik 5.3 quart
|Features||Kalorik Pro XL||Ninja Max XL|
|Model||FT 45104 BK||5.5 Quart|
|Capacity||5.3 quarts||14 x 11 x 14.75|
|Dimension (inch)||14.8 x 12.2 x 12.9||11 lbs|
|Weight||13.2 lbs||105F to 450F|
|Temperature||up to 400F||1750 W|
|Power||1700W||Jul 5, 2019|
|First Arrival||Jan-2019||Air fry, roast, preheat, dehydrate, broil, bake, max crisp|
|Color Varients||Black||Black/ Gray|
|Control Panel||Digital||Digital Touch|
|Suitable for||Small family||Small family|
Ninja 5.5 quart air fryer
Max crisp technology
Up to 450F temperature
7 in 1 functions
Kalorik 5.3 quart air fryer
Rapid hot air technology
Versatile cooking functions