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Sous Vide Cooker Wancle Thermal Immersion Circulator with Recipe E Cookbook Accurate Temperature Digital Timer Ultra quiet 850 Watts 120V Stainless Steel Black

Last Updated: 16 Apr 2019 (Refresh Now)
8.6
SCORE
/10
Total Reviews
587
Old Reviews
77
Unverified
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Detailed Mode
Food Items
 160
cooking, steak, cook, chicken, sous vide
+98%
-3%
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" ...  I have already cooked several steaks to perfection!  ...  "
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" ...  Meat comes out perfect every time.  ...  "
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" ...  The reviews were mostly correct, I have only had it for 3 days and I have cooked 4 meals with it of different types, all came out exactly as planned, there are only a few downsides to this particular model.  ...  "
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" ...  First thing we cooked was a ribeye steak.  ...  "
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" ...  I have used this for about a month now and I think this is absolutely the best tool to make restaurant quality steaks.  ...  "
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" ...  I used it once -cooked steak -very easy, steak came out excellent  ...  "
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" ...  She now can eat white chicken meat!!!!!  ...  "
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" ...  Made a wonderful tri tip roast.  ...  "
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Ease of Use
 77
simple, intuitive, simple to use, operate, easy to set
+92%
-8%
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" ...  Easy to use, clean and store!  ...  "
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" ...  Very easy to use--both to set up with the container of water, and to set temp and time.  ...  "
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" ...  The product itself is well built and simple to use.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy enough without, and I didn't want one more app on my phone!  ...  "
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" ...  Other than that, it is super easy to use!  ...  "
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" ...  simple to use, I wish it had wifi, but this is a base model, with $100 price.  ...  "
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" ...  It is easy to set up.  ...  "
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" ...  Have only used it once, but it worked great and was easy to use.  ...  "
Baking
 73
sous vide cooking, cook, sous vide, steak, way to cook
+100%
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" ...  I'm new to Sous Vide cooking and was introduced to it by a friend. ... As I read more on this cooking style I became convinced that this might be the way to expertly control the cooking of my wild game birds.  ...  "
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" ...  It's definitely a fun thing to use to make dinners on the weekends when you have a little more time to prepare for dinners.  ...  "
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" ...  This is the first time I try sous vide cooking, and just success to cook a perfect steak by following the recipe that I found online!  ...  "
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" ...  new way of cooking  ...  "
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" ...  This work great-especially when recipes with long sous vide cooking times  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to use, clamp helps to use it with conventional curved cooking pots.  ...  "
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" ...  Highly recommend all three to perfect your sous vide cooking.  ...  "
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" ...  I received the product in 2 days and put it to use immediately cooking american wagyu ribeye!  ...  "
Product Reliability
 41
wancle, unit, sous vide, quit, issues
+66%
-34%
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" ...  worked as advertised.  ...  "
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" ...  Addendum: 8/28/17 My second Wancle worked flawlessly. ... I've used it around 1/2 a dozen times and everything has worked well.  ...  "
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" ...  It worked perfectly the first and only time.  ...  "
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" ...  working good I love it  ...  "
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" ...  I bought this to replace an original Anova that quit working after 3 years.  ...  "
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" ...  Perhaps those were older models or faulty units.  ...  "
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" ...  I haven't had the new unit long, but I've been testing it and everything seems to be functioning properly.  ...  "
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" ...  Made the best brisket of my life.  ...  "
Price
 36
worth, sous vide, cooker, wancle, units
+89%
-11%
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" ...  Sous vide at a budget.  ...  "
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" ...  This unit is just a bit large compared to some other units, but at the price I got it at is an awesome value.  ...  "
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" ...  For the price paid I think its a good deal but can be improved.  ...  "
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" ...  This product is worth the purchase.  ...  "
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" ...  Save you thousands of dollar from steakhouse!  ...  "
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" ...  Worth every penny!  ...  "
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" ...  well, it turned up in my research and I read how to do it and bought this Cooker based on the reviews and price.  ...  "
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" ...  Quality and price you can't beat.  ...  "
Build Quality
 33
container, would, sous vide, pot, pork
+76%
-24%
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" ...  I also like it is made of 100% bpa free material.  ...  "
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" ...  Solid design and construction (albeit almost a little too large).  ...  "
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" ...  I can't compare it with other brands but it feels sturdy and durable.  ...  "
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" ...  2 good size loaves, about Max 2 1/2 inch thick.  ...  "
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" ...  After the Sous Vide I thin seared them in a pan with a little EVOO and they were great!  ...  "
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" ...  Also love the design where you can just automatically place and remove it from a pot without having to screw tighten a clamp like the Anova.  ...  "
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" ...  The side clamp is nice.  ...  "
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" ...  The metal sleeve and bottom assembly come right off with a twist of the wrist, making it very easy to clean inside.  ...  "
Controls
 30
button, wheel, temperature, scroll wheel, start button
+43%
-57%
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" ...  Dial knob for temperature & time control is a bit tricky to work with.  ...  "
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" ...  Press the clock/temp button (it's touch screen) not clickable and set time.  ...  "
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" ...  Also, The "start" button doesn't work either.  ...  "
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" ...  Then when I went to use it later, the display would not turn on. ... No amount of button pressing seemed to bring the display up.  ...  "
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" ...   Reliability is very poor, and the "start/stop" button is a crapshoot as to whether or not it will start the device. ... I follow the instructions, and the start button doesn't work.  ...  "
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" ...  My one gripe with this product is the temp and time selection wheel is a little too sensitive for me sometimes.  ...  "
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" ...  On the fourth use, it failed - after setting temp and time, the wheel is blue and the start button blinks red. ... Pressing briefly does nothing.  ...  "
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" ...  The button won't actually start the machine on the first press.  ...  "
Marketplace
 29
advertised, works, works as advertised, worked, support
+76%
-24%
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" ...  I used for the first time last Sunday.  ...  "
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" ...  Thanks much for your product.  ...  "
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" ...  Worked as advertised.  ...  "
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" ...  The Wancle, although not rated well outside of Amazon, had great reviews on Amazon.com.  ...  "
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" ...  Thanks Emma and Jessica for your help.  ...  "
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" ...  It does exactly what it says.  ...  "
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" ...  It worked exactly as described.  ...  "
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" ...  I ordered this on the Deals of the day thru Prime. ... First Amazon got it delivered on Labor day which deserves 5 stars.  ...  "
Design
 27
kitchen, taste, firm, sous vide, cooking
+96%
-4%
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" ...  So tender and juicy, as I knew it would be cooking sous vide style.  ...  "
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" ...  Hoping the reliability it good, because it sure looks like it is going to get a lot of use!  ...  "
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" ...  The Wancle Sous Vide looked sturdy and affordable so I gave it a spin. ... It turned out perfect with slight pink inside and done throughout.  ...  "
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" ...  I love this product, my new favorite kitchen gadget!  ...  "
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" ...  Aesthetically pleasing, particularly if you have have stainless appliances  ...  "
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" ...  In addition, I don't like searing the meat at the end, which is necessary to give it an appealing appearance.  ...  "
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" ...  This is a nice piece of equipment to have in the kitchen.  ...  "
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" ...  I look forward to many enjoyable years of use.  ...  "
Heating
 22
heats, food, temperature, water, cooking
+95%
-5%
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" ...  It heats up to the desired temperature very quickly.  ...  "
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" ...  I started using sous vide cooking yesterday and so far I liked the taste of the food  ...  "
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" ...  It's so easy to prepare great tasting healthy food!  ...  "
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" ...  Heats up water fairly quickly.  ...  "
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" ...  The water heats up quickly, and it does a good job of keeping things within the temperature you selected.  ...  "
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" ...  We love sous vide food.  ...  "
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" ...  It is easy to use and heats up the water in just minutes compared to a 1/2 hour or 40 minutes with some other brands.  ...  "
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" ...  Heats water quickly.  ...  "
Programs
 22
sous vide cooking, way to cook, sous vide, cook, searing
+100%
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" ...  new way of cooking  ...  "
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" ...  It was easy to operate and worked beautifully twice for a 4 hour cook.  ...  "
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" ...  I purchased this product after a bit of research on different sous-vide appliances, both pod and dedicated water oven.  ...  "
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" ...  Oh we have also cooked maihi maihi which also was wonderful but same problem judging “doneness”  ...  "
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" ...  And if you don't have the patience for the dial, you're in too big a rush for cooking .  ...  "
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" ...  If you are not familiar with sous vide cooking, you should probably do a bit of research before buying one of these, but if this kind of process works for you and your way of cooking, this product does the job.  ...  "
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" ...  I am new to Sous Vide cooking.  ...  "
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" ...  I followed the process above except instead of searing the chicken and duck breasts, I roasted them in the convection oven for about 30 minutes each to crisp the skin.  ...  "
User Manual
 21
instructions, instruction manual, written, read, directions
+24%
-76%
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" ...  Very poor users manual  ...  "
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" ...  First User Guide is worst than not having it at all.  ...  "
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" ...  Instructions are still a mystery.  ...  "
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" ...  An idiot wrote the instruction manual on this.  ...  "
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" ...  Directions are clumsy.  ...  "
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" ...  The user manual is poorly written.  ...  "
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" ...  The only flaw was in the instructions.  ...  "
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" ...  It could be a user error but I didn't see anything in the instructions that addressed this.  ...  "
Storage
 21
bag, rubbermaid, pot, containers, lid
+86%
-14%
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" ...  Fits perfectly in the Rubbermaid 12L container with the Anova lid. ... Everything fits neatly in the box.  ...  "
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" ...  It takes up little space!  ...  "
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" ...  We inserted a meat thermometer into the roast before placing the roast into the cooking bag.  ...  "
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" ...  I used 1 qt Zip-Lock bag, closed it around a straw and sucked the air out, and then removed the straw and quickly finished sealing the bag.  ...  "
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" ...  They look great and I love the convenience of the mesh drying and storage bag.  ...  "
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" ...  I use ziploc bag.  ...  "
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" ...  Attach to side of desired container filled with water.  ...  "
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" ...  the food is tasty (put all the ingredients together with the food and seal it in a bag).  ...  "
Setup
 19
set, directions, easy to use, temp, simple
+68%
-32%
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" ...  Very self explanatory.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to use, no set up needed.  ...  "
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" ...  The directions were confusing which is funny considering there are only three things to set: time and temp (F or C).  ...  "
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" ...  The early reviews were very positive and the company seemed interested in providing great customer service, so I ordered one.  ...  "
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" ...  The Wancle is really easy to use and it only took a few minutes to get it set up.  ...  "
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" ...  Great "lid" for my new SV setup.  ...  "
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" ...  Set and forget .  ...  "
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" ...  Unasked for, she also shipped out a new unit to me FREE OF CHARGE with her apologies.  ...  "
Delivery
 19
day, arrived, arrived on time, well packaged, delivered
+89%
-11%
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" ...  Delivered on time and work as they should  ...  "
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" ...  The unit arrived on time and is nicely packaged.  ...  "
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" ...  I figured out how to use it as soon as I pulled it out of the box.  ...  "
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" ...  I have used the cooker three times since i received it  ...  "
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" ...  It got delivered on Labor day and I instantly put it to use. ... First Amazon got it delivered on Labor day which deserves 5 stars.  ...  "
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" ...  The day I received my Wancle Sous Vide.  ...  "
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" ...  The package arrived on time and was well packaged.  ...  "
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" ...  I was thankful for the directions that were emailed to me the day it arrived.  ...  "
Fit
 17
container, clip, rubbermaid, place, fit
+76%
-24%
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" ...  (without an OVERHANG edge) I bought the 12 qt Rubbermaid a lid and it fits it absolutely perfectly.  ...  "
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" ...  I have tried it twice now and it holds close to spec.  ...  "
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" ...  Attaches easily to a number of containers.  ...  "
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" ...  I really like the clip.  ...  "
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" ...  I think this machine will be here to stay.  ...  "
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" ...  Fits perfectly in the Rubbermaid 12L container with the Anova lid. ... Everything fits neatly in the box.  ...  "
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" ...  The first thing that really impressed me is the form, fit, and finish of the appliance  ...  "
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" ...  This fit both of those demands.  ...  "
Comfort
 17
hold, feels like, cooker, clamp, balls
+71%
-29%
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" ...  The scroll wheel is rather glitchy - very easy to scroll past the setting you are looking for and it doesn't feel very solid.  ...  "
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" ...  Found these balls and tried them twice already.  ...  "
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" ...  I strongly recommend that you download the improved manual at the time you order the cooker, so you are sure to have it on hand when the cooker arrives.  ...  "
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" ...  Feels like quality.  ...  "
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" ...  ergo the headline of this review.  ...  "
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" ...  It's nice and soft.  ...  "
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" ...  I look forward to many enjoyable years of use.  ...  "
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" ...  It feels like a crime to enjoy scrumptious steak so effortlessly at home.  ...  "
Cleaning
 16
easy to clean, easy, vacuum sealer, vacuum, twist
+100%
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" ...  I just cooked them in their packaging, since they were already vacuum-packed.  ...  "
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" ...  You really don't need a vacuum sealer.  ...  "
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" ...  I also like the easy way to take the bottom apart for routine cleaning and descaling.  ...  "
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" ...  It is very easy to clean.  ...  "
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" ...  It comes apart with just a twist and is so easy to clean.  ...  "
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" ...  Use a vacuum sealer too, it makes a HUGE difference in keeping the flavor and moisture locked in.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to use, clean and store!  ...  "
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" ...  The metal sleeve and bottom assembly come right off with a twist of the wrist, making it very easy to clean inside.  ...  "
Water Usage
 15
heat, evaporation, add more water, use, heats
+87%
-13%
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" ...  It seems to keep an accurate temp and circulates the water quietly.  ...  "
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" ...  Very easy to use, heats the water fast and is quiet.  ...  "
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" ...  Much less heat loss and did not have to add more water after 8 hours of operation!  ...  "
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" ...  - If it doesn't stop flashing, add more water ... - It would be nice if you could use less water.  ...  "
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" ...  Keeps water accurately warm and is dead simple to use.  ...  "
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" ...  I was surprised at how well it works with both small and large quantities of water.  ...  "
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" ...  As easy to use as water.  ...  "
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" ...  Gets water hot quickly and the circulator seems to move the water around very efficiently.  ...  "
Returns
 15
item, amazon, sending, replace, refund
-100%
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" ...  I've owned the product less than a month, and discovered today that there is no option to return the product for a refund.  ...  "
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" ...  I'm sending it back tomorrow.  ...  "
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" ...  broke the day after I cannot return it .  ...  "
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" ...  I’ll be returning it.  ...  "
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" ...  i need to return this and get a different manufacturer's product, I am afraid.  ...  "
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" ...  So I ended up requesting a replacement.  ...  "
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" ...  Had I known at the time, it would have gone straight back to Amazon.  ...  "
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" ...  Not working, and too late to return and get another.  ...  "
Product As Described
 13
works, works as advertised, worked, expected, exactly as described
+100%
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" ...  It works as advertised.  ...  "
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" ...  It worked exactly as described.  ...  "
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" ...  Works as advertised.  ...  "
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" ...  Works exactly as advertised.  ...  "
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" ...  It does exactly what it says.  ...  "
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" ...  It works as advertised.  ...  "
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" ...  I've used it twice so far and it seems to work as advertised.  ...  "
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" ...  Does everything as advertised.  ...  "
Capacity
 11
house, wancle, vide, sous, perfect
+100%
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" ...  The Wancle is small enough to fit in a drawer and is perfect for our family.  ...  "
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" ...  still perfect medium rare through and through!  ...  "
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" ...  Something that will be great to read at my next house party!  ...  "
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" ...  We have rented a vacation house and I am taking my Sous Vide with me!  ...  "
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" ...  What a great addition to our kitchen.  ...  "
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" ...  It really takes a lot of the stress out of entertaining and day to day dining!  ...  "
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" ...  We purchased the Wancle Sous Vide because we experienced this type of cooking at a friends house and thought we'd try it for ourselves.  ...  "
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" ...     It's a great complement for the kitchen.  ...  "
Overall performance
 11
works, well, use, fast, far
+91%
-9%
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" ...  Works very well.  ...  "
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" ...  Works very well.  ...  "
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" ...  It works flawlessly so far.  ...  "
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" ...  It goes either super fast or super slow.  ...  "
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" ...  Simple to use and does the job well.  ...  "
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" ...  Great addition to the kitchen, easy to use, does a wonderful job.  ...  "
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" ...  This does the job. ... does the job.  ...  "
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" ...  The Wancle did the job beautifully.  ...  "
Display Clarity
 11
easy to read, display is bright, temp, read, displays
+55%
-45%
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" ...  The stainless,plastics,and touch screen display and controls all seem to be very good quality  ...  "
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" ...  My eyesight is not what it used to be, but I can easily read the display from 10 feet away.  ...  "
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" ...  The display is bright and easy to read, even across the room, which made for easy monitoring.  ...  "
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" ...  (2) It has an easy to read and user friendly dial and display  ...  "
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" ...  When I look at the display, all I care about is time remaining.  ...  "
Device Compatibility
 11
bluetooth, wifi, device, wifi or bluetooth, sous vide device
+73%
-27%
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" ...  Of course I'm upgrading to a fancier model that's bluetooth connected and all.  ...  "
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" ...  I will update this review with my newest attempt with this magical device .  ...  "
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" ...  A delightful device.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy enough without, and I didn't want one more app on my phone!  ...  "
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" ...  I've borrowed my friends' Anova unit, and wasn't fond of the Bluetooth functionality  ...  "
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" ...  This is my first sous vide device.  ...  "
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" ...  After having a lot of problems with other products that use bluetooth and wifi, it was good to be guaranteed that the product would work without connection.  ...  "
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" ...  Since it's my first, I didn't want to spend a lot and wasn't interested in the Wifi or Bluetooth options.  ...  "
Cooling
 9
temperature, sous vide, minutes, gallon, fahrenheit
+100%
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" ...  Loved the Ribeye and Fillet done at 130 degrees.  ...  "
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" ...  Keeps evaporation to a minimum and holds heat in.  ...  "
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" ...  I used it to sous vide a pork shoulder put it in a 10 gallon cooler overnight.  ...  "
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" ...  - Keeps temp to within +/1 .1 degrees  ...  "
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" ...  Great immersion heater!  ...  "
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" ...  It warms to temperature in just a few minutes.  ...  "
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" ...  The unit is well made with excellent heat control and super quiet.  ...  "
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" ...  Temperature stays within one tenth of a degree Fahrenheit.  ...  "
Ease of Cleaning
 9
clean, easy, apart, use, twist
+100%
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" ...  It is very easy to clean.  ...  "
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" ...  I also like the easy way to take the bottom apart for routine cleaning and descaling.  ...  "
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" ...  It comes apart with just a twist and is so easy to clean.  ...  "
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" ...  So now I know how to clean it both inside and out.  ...  "
Software Platform
 8
need, working, user, phone, error
+75%
-25%
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" ...  Couldn't be any easier to use, I like that I can control it without a smart phone, don't need an app.  ...  "
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" ...  I am enjoying trying various recipes I've found on the internet.  ...  "
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" ...  It works great and I’m pleased that it’s not app dependent.  ...  "
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" ...  I order this unit so I did not need a app on my phone to control working great at this time.  ...  "
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" ...  It's so easy with the Wancle Sous Vide, you don't need a stupid app!  ...  "
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" ...  Finally found a google link to a DIFFERENT manufacturer which helped me fix that.  ...  "
Apps
 8
need, apps, want, bluetooth, working
+100%
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" ...  Couldn't be any easier to use, I like that I can control it without a smart phone, don't need an app.  ...  "
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" ...  It works great and I’m pleased that it’s not app dependent.  ...  "
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" ...  I order this unit so I did not need a app on my phone to control working great at this time.  ...  "
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" ...  The reason I like this particular sous vide machine is that it DOES NOT require a smartphone app to run it.  ...  "
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" ...  It's so easy with the Wancle Sous Vide, you don't need a stupid app!  ...  "
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" ...  Easy enough without, and I didn't want one more app on my phone!  ...  "
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" ...  Facebook groups are really helpful.  ...  "
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" ...  I chose not to go for the fancier models with Bluetooth and apps and stuff.  ...  "
Bluetooth
 8
wifi, wifi or bluetooth, want, model, bluetooth or wifi
+88%
-13%
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" ...  Of course I'm upgrading to a fancier model that's bluetooth connected and all.  ...  "
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" ...  We chose this particular model more for it's simplicity than anything else, deciding to steer clear of more expensive models requiring Bluetooth or WiFi connections.  ...  "
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" ...  Do know I also have the Anova Bluetooth/ Wifi.  ...  "
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" ...  I like that it's not Bluetooth.  ...  "
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" ...  I've borrowed my friends' Anova unit, and wasn't fond of the Bluetooth functionality  ...  "
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" ...  After having a lot of problems with other products that use bluetooth and wifi, it was good to be guaranteed that the product would work without connection.  ...  "
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" ...  Since it's my first, I didn't want to spend a lot and wasn't interested in the Wifi or Bluetooth options.  ...  "
Water Resistance
 8
use, temp, much, lot, less
+75%
-25%
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" ...  As easy to use as water.  ...  "
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" ...  There's a lot of play in the ambient water temp when it's running, but at the price I got it- worth it.  ...  "
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" ...  Much much less condensation.  ...  "
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" ...  Keep the water from evaporating and a steady temper9  ...  "
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" ...  It just makes it easy and fool proof to use.  ...  "
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" ...  I've only used it once so far, and haven't actually compared the water temp it says it has with another thermometer (which I plan to do) but here are my initial thoughts. ... - It would be nice if you could use less water.  ...  "
Size
 8
little, use, travel, smaller, simple to use
+100%
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" ...  It takes up little space!  ...  "
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" ...  Powerful little thing .  ...  "
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" ...  So many in the bag.  ...  "
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" ...  Makes it easier to fit smaller pots which is great for smaller families.  ...  "
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" ...  Simple to use, compact and very quiet.  ...  "
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" ...  Convenient to cook in the hotel during the travel.  ...  "
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" ...  I use ziploc bag.  ...  "
Sound Quality
 7
quiet, loud, sound, running, level
+57%
-43%
comment
" ...  I cannot believe how quiet this is.  ...  "
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" ...  I bout this appliance after reading reviews that made the Sous Vide cookimg method sound amazing.  ...  "
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" ...  It is virtually silent.  ...  "
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" ...  Quiet operation with no noise,I noticed that you could position it either a little up or down to make it even more quiet  ...  "
Hair
 7
beef, tender, cuts, steaks, meat
+86%
-14%
comment
" ...  It's so easy to dry out an extra thick pork chop, especially the lean boneless lion cuts. ... But these were perfectly juicy all the way through, and so tender you could cut them with a butter knife.  ...  "
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" ...  I'm eager to try it with a tougher cut of beef, like brisket.  ...  "
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" ...  Looking forward to trying lots more things, especially a 24-hour of a big cheap cut of beef.  ...  "
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" ...  I pre-cooked several center cut Chuck Eye steaks on Saturday.  ...  "
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" ...  Looking forward to doing some tough cuts of beef & meal in a bag.  ...  "
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" ...  Not only is the Wancle a great unit, that is very easy to use, but it cooks my wild duck and goose breasts perfectly.  ...  "
Freebies
 6
recipe book, though, recipes, included, vide
+100%
comment
" ...  However, with each item I planned to cook, I found multiple recipes on line to choose from.  ...  "
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" ...  Considering the cost of steaks alone this is a good investment to get them right all the time with minimal cooking skills required.  ...  "
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" ...  I won't try to sell you on sous-vide cooking here, like half of the reviews on these things do (stupidly).  ...  "
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" ...  The book contains a simple cooking guide for all kinds of foods and a few recipes, which is all I think anyone will need to get started.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to use, though it would have been great to have a cookbook/recipe book included in the packaging.  ...  "
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" ...  I get my recipe book .  ...  "
Drying
 6
pork, plastic, iron, hot, meat
+83%
-17%
comment
" ...  Especially pork chops which always were dry before regardless of what we did.  ...  "
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" ...  I did my sausages at 140F and cooked for about 40 minutes before removing, drying off, and searing in a very hot skillet.  ...  "
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" ...  The meat turns out perfect now and I no longer have anxiety about overcooked dry meat.  ...  "
For Kids
 5
one, loves, husband, bought, birthday
+100%
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" ...  I bought one these sous vide gizmos for my son last year and he raves about it.  ...  "
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" ...  I just bought one as a present for our daughter.  ...  "
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" ...  works great,don't have to be mental giant to operate ,no grandkids needed  ...  "
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" ...  My kids actually liked it.  ...  "
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" ...  I gave this to my husband for his birthday and he LOVES it!!!  ...  "
As Gift
 5
present, husband, birthday, time, replace
+100%
comment
" ...  Bought my fiance for Christmas and he loved it!  ...  "
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" ...  I just bought one as a present for our daughter.  ...  "
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" ...  I gave this to my husband for his birthday and he LOVES it!!!  ...  "
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" ...  I use it all the time and it is also a fabulous gift idea.  ...  "
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" ...  Purchased this for my husband's birthday and we LOVE IT!  ...  "
ISP
 5
got, wancle, cooker
+100%
comment
" ...  I plan on saving more by eating at home and being healthier for it.  ...  "
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" ...  Just got it.  ...  "
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" ...  I just got my Wancle Sous Vide cooker.  ...  "
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" ...  I'm in on sous vide.  ...  "
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" ...  Actually "Top of the Line".  ...  "
Volume
 4
noise, house, holler
+25%
-75%
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" ...  It turns on and makes a very loud high-pitched sound and doesn't run.  ...  "
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" ...  After 5 or 6 weeks of normal use, the motor began emitting a loud rattling noise whenever turned on.  ...  "
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" ...  Sometimes it makes a loud rubbing noise, like an unbalanced fan.  ...  "
Lagging
 4
tried, seconds, every, 3, 2
-100%
comment
" ...  The beeping progressed to every second.  ...  "
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" ...  Unplugging and restarting doesn't help.  ...  "
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" ...  I tried it again and it won't even start up - turns on and off beeping each time.  ...  "
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" ...  Hold it down long enough, though, and it resets.  ...  "
Wash Programs
 3
set
+100%
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" ...  The timer is nice.  ...  "
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" ...  Set the timer.  ...  "
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" ...  The controls on this machine require you to set a timer before it will start.  ...  "
For Travel
 3
travel, sous, house, convenient
+100%
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" ...  We have rented a vacation house and I am taking my Sous Vide with me!  ...  "
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" ...  Convenient to cook in the hotel during the travel.  ...  "
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" ...  you can also bring one when you are camping or having a picnic  ...  "
For Fun
 3
dinners
+100%
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" ...  Oh, and you can find many recipes online, so have fun experimenting.  ...  "
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" ...  Having fun so far.  ...  "
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" ...  It's definitely a fun thing to use to make dinners on the weekends when you have a little more time to prepare for dinners.  ...  "
Accuracy
 3
temp
+67%
-33%
comment
" ...  Checked temp readout against my thermopen that has neen verified as accurate.  ...  "
Power Consumption
 3
would, like
+33%
-67%
comment
" ...  this product never worked, it would not power on  ...  "
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" ...  Used two times and like other one star reviewer here, the electronics died and the unit would not power on.  ...  "
Features
 3
features, like, good, button
+100%
comment
" ...  The timer is nice.  ...  "
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" ...  Good features, works as good as many more expensive gadgets of it’s type.  ...  "
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" ...  It's the one reason why I bought it over other cheaper options!  ...  "
Touch Sensitivity
 3
+33%
-67%
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" ...  The touch feel doesn't give the best feedback and it seems to skip around even when clicking slowly.  ...  "
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" ...  Also, the touch screen is not very responsive - sometimes you have to touch it a couple times for it to register.  ...  "
Ports
 3
plugging, plug, could
+67%
-33%
comment
" ...  Saw this on lightning deal and had to try it.  ...  "
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" ...  You just need a plug and a pot and then you could make steak.  ...  "

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Specifications

Connectivity
WiFi:  Yes 
Bluetooth:  Yes