Panasonic NN-CF873S Combination Microwave, Stainless Steel

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Panasonic's premium stainless steel combination model NN-CF873S has a 32 litre cavity and is designed to enable you to cook delicious and nutritious meals your family will love. Packed with innovative features as well as being easy to both use and clean, the microwave also features a modern but timeless design, making it the ideal addition to any contemporary kitchen.

Panasonic’s NN-CF873S microwave features a flatbed, rather than a turntable. The flatbed not only creates a larger cooking area, it also means you can place dishes of all shapes inside the oven. Unlike a turntable, which needs to be removed, the flatbed design is much easier to clean.

Thanks to the 2-level convection cooking you can cook two levels simultaneously, to make even large families happier at mealtimes. A fan circulates the heat evenly throughout the oven so it reaches the food uniformly and efficiently, ideal for roasting and baking. Panasonic’s microwave also features an intelligent Sensor Cooking option that makes preparing perfectly cooked food easier than ever before.

The advanced new electrostatic touch panel with blue LED allows smart, easy setting operation with Swipe & Touch.

Please note: For proper operation, the oven must have sufficient air flow i.e. 5cm at one side, the other being open; 15cm clear over the top; 10cm at the rear.

Auto Cook Information Cooking time automatically calculated by weighing the food
Child lock
Cooking Power (IEC)
H39 x W49.4 x D43.8cm
Grill Information Output of grill: the higher the output, the quicker the grilling
Heating Category Information A to E, with E taking the least time to heat food
Model name / number
Number of Shelves
1 x Enamel, 1 x Wire, 1 x Glass
Power Levels Information Choice of programmes for your cooking needs
Programmable Timer
Turntable Diameter Information The bigger the diameter, the more flexibility the oven has
No turntable - flatbed that fits larger dishes
Type Of Microwave
Microwave, grill and fan oven


Standard delivery in 5 working days


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Rated 4.5 out of 5 by 23 reviewers.
Rated 5 out of 5 by Great oven Really great combination microwave, very pleased with it. 18 August 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by Best combi oven I've ever had Thus is my third combi oven as I live in an annexe with a compact kitchen and it's my only oven and grill. I haven't paid this much for one before but I'm already sure it was worth it. Good points: - Really fast convection pre-heat (5 mins to 200 degrees!) and good even cooking - casseroles, bakes, roast veg, potatoes, souffles, bread - Powerful grill (best cheese on toast I've had in a long time) - Good reliable microwave (I only really use it for defrosting and reheating frozen portions of the above) - Endless combination cooking possibilities (still trying these out but so far the suggestions in the booklet have worked well) - Flat bed really does give greater area; shelves also allow cooking of more than one dish at once - it was definitely inspired of Panasonic to ditch the turntable - Drop down door also makes it easier to use than the traditional side hinged design - Easy to keep clean Less good points (but not bad points in my view): - Dim inner light as per other reviews, but this hasn't been a problem for me - Yes the microwave does produce condensation (as per other reviews) but it takes a matter of seconds to wipe the interior with a tea towel while your dish stands (as microwaved food is meant to do anyway), then if you leave the door ajar while you eat it's dry as a bone by the time you do the washing up. A great buy, well worth the investment especially if it's your main or only oven. Produces food as good as any full oven I've had. 02 June 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by Great Combination Oven I purchased this primarily as a second oven and have not been disappointed. Even temperature and excellent results when baking. Preheats is very quick. I'm finding that I'm using it more than my large family oven. Would highly recommend. 26 May 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by Does everything I need it to do. Bought this as a replacement for our broken one, same make, auto destructed just out of 2 year cover. This one, however, has a proper oven heating system, not a couple of super heated halogen bulbs in the grill area that the cheaper ones have. I can use this to bake cakes without burning the top of everything. Others have mentioned about the condensation produced and this is certainly true, it does need wiping out after the microwave is used to ensure there is no possibility of corrosion. The self cleaning surface of the oven is superb. It is large capacity and can fit in a lot of food at one time, much better than the turntable microwaves. Overall I am very pleased with this product. 16 April 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by Excellent companion to your main oven & free 5 year warranty from Panasonic Used both as a microwave and convection oven. Only issue experienced was with microwaving baked potatoes that got cooked on one side only. Clearly a turntable has its uses. It did well with convection for meat and Yorkshire puddings. Chose this model as I read a review that the alternative had an ugly left side. Registered it with Panasonic and got a free 5 year warranty and a free £30 Le Creuset dish. 31 March 2015
Rated 1 out of 5 by continues to disappoint I wrote a (the only!) review of the white version about six months ago. I do not like the machine at all and it continues to cook unevenly. I did an experiment: I put two identical mugs, containing identical amounts of cold water (at identical temperature from a jug) in the microwave. One to the right side of the base; the other to the mirror image position on the left. After 4 minutes 20 seconds the one on the right started to boil. It took a further 3 minutes and 10 seconds before the one on the left started to boil. (I used to torch to light the inside to see what was happening!) This seems to be a reasonable test of even cooking. Which it does not do. 31 March 2015
Rated 4 out of 5 by Great Product I love the door that comes down, flat bed, no turntable, arrangements. Inside is a joy with so much more than the usual space available in microwaves. Instructions are OK. Results no problems at all. It does get hot when using convection only so will not use this for cooking periods in excess of 20-25 mins. 10 February 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by Excellent Purchase Very pleased with this new purchase, being a flatbed it has loads of room, no annoying turntable. Easy to use controls, the slider switch takes a little getting used to. The grill works well and having two elements it grills evenly. The convection oven heats up quickly and cooks the food well. Have no issues regarding interior light as other reviewers have mentioned, I heat milk in it every day and can see clearly that it does not boil over. A great improvement on all my previous combination ovens. There is only two of us so it gets used all the time instead of heating up the big oven. This oven came with a wire shelf, a glass shelf and an enamel shelf, very useful. So far I am very impressed with this purchase. An added bonus buying from John Lewis is the extra 1 years guarantee. 03 February 2015
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