PowerXL is a reputed name in the air fryer industry. They have a few excellent quality air fryers in their product basket. In this article, I am going to give a comprehensive review of PowerXL air fryer Pro 6-quart. After the read, you will understand the pros and cons of all the important features. It will help you determine whether this PowerXL air fryer is a good option for your kitchen or not.
Specifications – Power XL Pro 6 QT
|Model||PowerXL Air Fryer Pro|
|Dimension (inches)||14.96 x 13.4 x 14.56|
|Temperature Range||up to 400°F|
The size of this PowerXL air fryer is 6 quarts. An air fryer of this size is quite capable of cooking foods for 5 to 6 persons in a single batch. Therefore, it is a suitable solution for a medium to large family. It is capable of cooking a medium size chicken in a single batch.
Weight and dimension
The dimension of the PowerXL 6-quart air fryer is 14.96 x 13.4 x 14.56 inches. Comparing it with the competitors we have found that PowerXL air fryer is a little bulkier. See the below comparison table.
|COSORI Air Fryer CP158-AF||11.8 x 12.6 x 11.7|
|Chefman 6.3 Quart Air Fryer||11 x 10.5 x 14.75|
|PowerXL Air Fryer Pro 6 qt||14.96 x 13.4 x 14.56|
|Yedi Total Package Air Fryer XL||18 x 18 x 15|
|OMORC Air Fryer CP122A||16.5 x 13.5 x 15|
The weight of this air fryer is around 19 lbs which are higher than the average. Therefore, This PowerXL Pro air fryer will consume substantial space in your kitchen. If you have a small kitchen, then you should think twice if you are thinking about this model.
The maximum temperature that you can achieve with this air fryer is 400°F. Therefore, other than basic air frying, grilling, roasting, and baking, it is not capable of high temperature cooking such as toasting and broiling. The lowest temperature of this unit is not mentioned by the manufacturer. However, as it can dehydrate food, we expect that you can get temperatures around 100°F with this.
PowerXL 6-quart air fryer has a touch control panel with a digital display. It has eight preset cooking options including air fry, bake, grill, and so on. Therefore, if you do not know the temperature and time parameter, then just selecting the presets will suffice.
What can you cook with PowerXL Pro 6-quart air fryer? It is an air fryer multi-cooker. Therefore, other than basic air frying, you will be able to cook in different functions such as baking, grilling, dehydration, rotisserie, and so on. It is difficult to find an air fryer that has rotisserie and dehydration functions at the same time. Find our review on some other good quality air fryers with rotisserie function.
PowerXL 6-quart air fryer comes with plenty of free accessories including stainless steel skews, rotisserie basket, rotisserie spit, air flow racks, drip tray. Other than these, you are also going to get three different recipe books with it that is going to be very helpful for beginners.
What I liked About This Power XL Pro Air Fryer
To give the food a good texture and uniform heating, this PowerXL Pro air fryer is included with ‘Rapid Air Technology’. It ensures a turbo cyclonic hot air around the food. Other than air frying, this air fryer is good for dehydration and rotisserie. With a little money, you are going to get so much value from it.
Cons but not a dealbreaker
The wattage of this unit is 1700W. This is OK, but I would love it if this unit had a more powerful heating element. The control panel looked a little messy and complicated to me. Some users reported that they faced a little problem with the door of this air fryer. Other than these, I think PowerXL 6-qt air fryer is a great option for a large family.
What it is good for
If you are living in a large family consisting of 4 to 6 members, looking for an air fryer that has dehydration and rotisserie functions, then PowerXL 6-quart air fryer Pro is going to be the best choice for you. It is the most popular air fryer in this category. But if you do not like multi-function, then you may find some other better alternatives. Read our article to find some awesome air fryers below $200.
Today’s air fryers are not just for air frying. Therefore, PowerXL 6-quart air fryer Pro is equipped with so many functions that it is unique in this price range. I think you have gathered substantial knowledge about this PowerXL air fryer from our review. If you find it helpful, you can share it with others. Have a good day!