GE Profile PVM9179SFSS
Capacity - 75%
Design - 88%
Features - 86%
Performance - 87%
Ease of use - 89%
We love this over-the-range microwave oven because it combines the elegant aspect with the multiple cooking features that make it a reliable help in the kitchen. Discover all it can do to improve your cooking and yu will be impressed with its functionality.
The GE engineers offer their customers durable and efficient appliances that last a lifetime and provide satisfying results. The GE PVM9179SFSS Profile 1.7 cu. ft. over-the-range microwave keeps the standards high and delivers comfort, efficiency, and convenience at prices ranging from $500 to $600. The wide range of features, the stylish design, the ease of use and the high efficiency in cooking, heating and defrosting your food make this over-the-range microwave a great choice for your kitchen.
When it comes to design, this microwave satisfies many tastes with the plurality of finishes available, namely gray, white, black and stainless steel, a feature that makes it suitable for any kitchen décor. The easy-to-press buttons that let you select between cooking modes are combined with a turning knob that allows you to adjust the power level. The electronic digital display with clock completes the neat aspect of this simple, yet elegant over-the-range microwave that will complement your kitchen. Being an over-the-range model, it features a range vent with 3 speeds and a range light. The GE Profile weighs 75 lb and fits a 30” wide cabinet, having the dimensions of 29” x 16” x 15”. The black glass door has a large stainless steel handle that introduces you to the 1.7 cu. ft. interior with silver finish and with 2 wire oven racks that can be adjusted to 2 positions and are wide enough to hold a variety of trays and casseroles.
The GE Profile 1.7 cu. ft. microwave is a 3-in-1 oven that uses both microwave and convection heating to increase your cooking abilities and turns your food into delicious dishes with the 3 cooking modes available, namely bake, roast and fast bake. This microwave features a large 13.6” glass turntable with 2 positions and the ability to turn the rotation on or off depending on your needs. The 1000 watts capacity can be adjusted to one of the 10 power levels and it allows you to cook, heat, bake and defrost a variety of foods. You will love how easily you will install this unit above your stove using the mounting bracket attached to its back and how efficient it is in removing the food odors due to the fan placed on its bottom.
In terms of features, the GE microwave offers you plenty that eases your cooking, like the combination of microwave and convection heating that allows you to cook, heat, defrost, bake and fast bake. Plus, you will get a Defrost by weight features that automatically adjusts the defrosting time depending on the weight of the food. The microwave also has a popcorn button that will come in handy if you have friends coming over for a movie and a beverage feature that will heat your favorite beverages in no time. You will also enjoy an Auto Cook and a Microwave Express button for ultimate ease of use and the Sensor Cook feature will turn out to be very useful in helping you select the right amount of time necessary for each cooking process. It includes a child lock for maximum safety, although it may be hard for children to reach it above the stove. The vent has a recirculating charcoal filter included for maximizing the absorption of food odors from your kitchen.
Warranty and support
The manufacturer offers this microwave with a limited 1-year warranty on parts and labor, which is a short amount of time compared to other units of its kind. This warranty will not cover any defects in shipping or improper handling by the customer or the delivery person. The customers will enjoy full support via email or phone and will be able to contact the manufacturer for spare parts and accessories for the product.