Yedi Houseware is a favorite name to many of you for their high-quality kitchen appliances. They have some popular models of pressure cookers and air fryers in their product basket. In this article, I am going to review Yedi Total Package 5.8-quart air fryer GV013. I am going to discuss the important aspect of this Yedi air fryer such as basket size, temperature range, value for money, and so on. Therefore, I think it will help you decide whether this popular model is suitable for your family or not.
Specifications – Yedi Total Package 5.8-Quart
|Model||Yedi Total Package Air Fryer XL|
|Dimension (inches)||18 x 18 x 15|
|Temperature Range||170°F to 400°F|
Features – Yedi Air Fryer XL GV013
Basket capacity – The basket size of this Yedi Total Package air fryer is 5.8-quart. How big is it? A basket of this size is suitable for cooking in large batches for up to 6 persons. Therefore, it is suitable for people who are living in families of any size – from small to large.
Weight and dimension – The dimension of Yedi Total Package XL 5.8-quart air fryer is 18 x 18 x 15 inches. It is higher than almost any other air fryers in a similar range. Below is the comparison table.
|Yedi Total Package Air Fryer XL||5.8 qt||18 x 18 x 15|
|Chefman 6.3 Quart Air Fryer||6.3 qt||11 x 10.5 x 14.75|
|Innsky Air Fryer 55SA1US||5.8 qt||15.3 x 12.8 x 14.1|
|COSORI Air Fryer CP158-AF||5.8 qt||11.8 x 12.6 x 11.7|
Therefore, if you are looking for a compact air fryer for a large family, then it may not be a perfect choice. However, you can assess the dimension and total volume and make your decision. The weight of this unit is around 18 pounds. The comparative weight is also higher than average.
Temperature range – Yedi Total Package XL 5.8-quart air fryer has a working temperature range of 170°F to 400°F. The lower range of 170°F is an advantage that you can prepare jerky with it. However, it is not for any advanced cooking functions such as sensitive dehydration, toasting, broiling, and so on. Basic air frying such as grilling, roasting, and baking need a temperature of around 350°F to 400°F. Therefore, you can avail of these cooking options with it.
Control Panel – This popular Yedi air fryer has a smart digital control panel with a LED display. With the touch buttons, you can change the temperature and time for setting the parameter. However, don’t worry if you don’t know how to set it. Eight preset cooking options will allow you to cook without knowing the temperature and time.
Basket property – The basket of this Yedi air fryer has almost all good qualities. It has a non-stick coating to prevent the foods from sticking to the basket wall. To ensure the food safety the basket is PFOA and BPA free. It is also dishwasher safe. Therefore, you can clean the removable basket without much effort. That is not the end, there are plenty of free accessories you will get with this Yedi air fryer. You will get cupcake mold, cake pan, heat resistant mat, pizza pan, skewer racks, and many others.
Value for the money – The price of this unit is average compared to other popular 5.8-quart or similar air fryers. But you will get more values than that of the competitors. Digital control panel, number of accessories, and wide temperature range are some of the extra facilities that you will get at the same price.
Pros and Cons
What I liked about this Yedi air fryer
- The huge number of accessories is the greatest advantage of Yedi Total Package XL 5.8-quart air fryer. It will save you almost $40.
- Compared to the competitors, the ‘value for money’ of this unit is higher.
- The design and aesthetics of this Yedi air fryer are mind-blowing. I loved the control panel as well.
- The specially designed basket of this unit is suitable for cooking two different recipes at the same time.
- The quality of the food basket is top-notch. It is BPA and PFOA free, dishwasher safe with non-stick coating for easy cleaning.
Cons but not a dealbreaker
It is difficult to find the drawbacks of Yedi Total Package XL 5.8-quart air fryer. Although the manufacturer claims the basket to be dishwasher safe, it would suggest you clean it manually with light liquid. It will increase the longevity of the non-stick coating. However, I do not find any major issues to mention.
What it is good for
If you are looking for a smart-looking air fryer for your kitchen that can serve for 5 to 6 persons, then I must suggest you check this one. On the other hand, persons who like to experiment with different kinds of recipes, especially the baking items, will love it for the free accessories. If interested, you may also find some awesome air fryers that cost below 200 dollars.
What else do you need to know about this Yedi Total Package air fryer? Do not think too much because a lot of people have already been using this item with a wide smiling face. You are getting more than you are paying for it. However, if you think that I have missed anything, you may mention it in the comments. If you find this review helpful, you may share it with others. Happy cooking!