Philips is a world leader in healthcare, lifestyle and lighting products. It has grown into a responsible company with research and sustainable policies to give the best this world needs. Philips HR1610 Viva Collection Hand Blender is one among the numerous products by Philips. Doing things with a hand blender is much easier as you can take the blender directly to the vessel with the ingredients and it blends the contents easily. The following review will give you more details and understanding about this product.
Philips HR1602 550-Watt Hand Blender can be used for sauces, soups, milkshakes and many more ingredients and food type. This model is a slim and handy device that does the function of blending the soft food stuffs. It is a hand held type and works electrically. More so the light weight design and the efficient blade make it a good one. It comes in three pieces, the top one has the controls and the motor, next comes the blender bar which is detachable and then comes the protection cap. The material housing is PP and rubber. The material for the rubber is plastic. It has a single switch for on/off.
The blade is made of stainless steel and it is a double action blade, which means it cuts the ingredients both horizontally and vertically. You get finely chopped ingredients and hence the finest blending with this type of blade. The model comes with a protection cap for the blade which can be used while storage, preventing us even from any rarest possibility for injuries.
The Philips HR1602 with chopper ensures convenient and faster blending. The triangular shape of the base in the Philips blender is also a special inclusion that facilitates optimal flow ensuring more consistency in the texture of the food item that you are blending. Powered by a 550-Watt motor, this hand blender by Philips can accomplish blending as well as chopping in a matter of few minutes.
The 1 litre beaker accessory is dishwasher safe. The blades can be cleaned by pouring water and detergent in a beaker or vessel and then by immersing the blender and switching it on for a few seconds. Cleaning is as simple as the blending function.
Philips HR1602 hand blender works with the power of 550 Watts. However, this model cannot blend ice cubes but it is a stylistic, simple and durable product serving many purposes in the process of making healthy food. The soft rubber grip present in the sides gives easy operation and also prevents from slipping of the device from the hands. This blender has an anti splash guard a very important feature which protects the liquid from coming out of the bowl while blending. This saves you from the mess and cleaning time.