These selections are made with students in mind and dorm room usage. I have based the selections on size, price, usability, look and all the opinions are purely my own.
1; Sharp R-216LS Compact size .8 cuft Stainless Microwave.
This microwave is selected for two reasons the Sharp name and its great look. Sharp have for a long time been one of the great names in the world of consumer electronics and that name has been built by producing competitively priced electronic products, which are in general very reliable. This microwave though is ideal for a small place and for those who want a fantastic cosmetic look the stainless steel exterior with black frontage exudes style and elegance. The microwave has and easy to read digital display with 15 automatic setting this microwave oven is great for the student who wants fast meals and has some cooking ability above just microwave popcorn. It will be an ideal addition to the small city apartment of single professionals or professional couples. The 800 watts of power mean it is for people who want to use it to cook a little as well as just reheated foods or pop some corn.
2: Sanyo EM-1000W White Compact Microwave Oven.
Sanyo are another of the worlds great electronics manufacturers, although not as high profile in the world of microwave ovens as Sharp and Panasonic. This microwave oven really is the ultimate dorm microwave, ideal for reheating pizza slices or nuking up popcorn, it is priced well and small enough to fit into any dorm room. The microwave has 800 watts of power with 10 power levels and 6 direct access keys for quick programing of the most popular cooked foods.
3; Toastmaster TMW3504W 700W 3 / 5ft Microwave oven.
I have selected this microwave oven purely for its price. For those who want a value product this is it. This 700 watt microwave oven with 3/5 foot capacity will be ideal for any dorm and will provide the user with the ability to heat up snacks or reheat foods in it. It has an LED display, 10 power levels and cook by weight facility.
4; Haier 6. Microwave S / S
Again this Haier microwave oven has been selected fro its price and at the lower price range offers good value. This 700 watt microwave will provide enough power for anyone who wants to reheat meals. pop popcorn or heat up beverages. Its small dimensions mean it will fit into any room and provide a good cooking station for anyone to use whenever required.
5; Hamilton Beach oq Talking Microwave.
This space age microwave oven has been selected for the reason that it talks. This is a great microwave oven for those students who are sight impaired or completely blind. Its compact size means it can be easily installed into a dorm room and as it has verbal commands at the touch of a button it is easy to use. There are memory set buttons for speed and the language can be set to English or Spanish. This is a wonderful piece of equipment and will enhance the learning capacity of many a student.