Toshiba’s EM131A5C-BS countertop microwave oven makes cooking and reheating easier with modern features packed into a compact design. Its generously sized 1.2 cubic feet interior accommodates large dishes while the intuitive controls and auto menus deliver results with minimal effort.
Spacious 1.2 Cu. Ft. Interior
This Toshiba microwave provides ample cooking space thanks to its 1.2 cubic feet capacity interior. It easily fits a 12-inch pizza or large dinner plates up to 12.4 inches with the included turntable.
The compact 20.5 x 17.14 x 12.83 inch exterior footprint fits nicely on countertops without occupying your entire workspace. The sleek black stainless steel finish acts as an attractive focal point in your kitchen.
Key Benefits and Advantages
- Large 1.2 cu. ft. interior
- Accommodates 12-inch pizza
- Compact 20.5 x 17.14 x 12.83 inch footprint
- Stylish black stainless steel exterior
- Simple one-touch instant start
- 10 adjustable microwave power levels
- 12 convenient auto cook menus
- Custom defrost via time or weight
- Countdown digital kitchen timer
- Mute function for silent operation
- Eco mode to reduce standby power
- Easy-clean interior resists stains and scratches
- 1-year warranty provided by Toshiba
Potential Downsides to Consider
- Lacks rack or hood for multi-level cooking
- Turntable cannot be turned off
- Ventilation fan is quite loud when running
- Bottom ventilation can be obstructed if placed too low
- Does not accommodate oversized dishes
- Shorter warranty period than some models
Effortless Operation with Convenient Auto Menus
With 12 specialized auto menus, preparing popular foods like frozen pizza, potatoes, and vegetables requires minimal input. Just select the menu, enter weight or quantity, and the microwave automatically adjusts cook times and power for perfect results.
The easy-to-read LED display and intuitive keypad make programming cooking times, power levels, defrosting, and clock setting a breeze. Start cooking instantly with one-touch buttons. A kitchen timer is built-in for multi-tasking.
Custom Defrosting Options
Defrosting meat, poultry, and other frozen foods is simplified with custom defrost options based on time or weight. Just input the weight using the frozen food menu and the microwave automatically sets the correct defrost duration.
The microwave also features a handy one-pound auto defrost button when you don’t need precise control. An adjustable power level gives you flexibility when defrosting delicate items.
Additional Convenient Functions
This microwave includes useful extras like a child safety lock to prevent accidental operation. Activate the eco mode to reduce standby power consumption by 50% to conserve energy.
A mute function allows you to silence the beeping alerts with the press of a button. The easy-clean cavity resists stains and scratches. Toshiba provides a 1-year warranty for added peace of mind.
With generous capacity, modern convenience features, and hassle-free operation, the Toshiba EM131A5C-BS is a customer-approved countertop microwave suitable for any home cook. It takes the guesswork out of cooking and reheating so you spend less time in the kitchen.
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