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Everything You need to know before buying the best Oven Toaster Grill or OTG in India

Darsh Kumar

@ Digital Marketing | | Food-Cooking

If you are looking to buy otg online, then you probably need to know everything before you buy the best Oven Toaster Grill in India. In this article, we present information deeply researched and will helpful for you to decide which one is right for you.


OTG Oven:

OTG stands for Oven Toast and Grill. OTG oven is the combined feature of a conventional oven, a grill, a toaster and a broiler. It can bake your cakes, pizzas, patties, grill your meat, broil or roast your meat steaks or vegetables. This is the best alternative option for three separate kitchen appliances.


How do OTG works?

It works the same way as the traditional oven. When the coils get heated, the food gets baked, grilled or broiled through direct heat. Most of the OTGs have fans that circulate the hot air in oven helping food to cooker faster and uniform way.


The difference in OTG and Oven:

In a convection microwave oven, food gets cooked, baked and grilled faster. It does all these things with the help of heating a coil with microwave radiation technology. On the other hand, OTG is exclusively meant for baking, grilling, toasting and roasting. OTG offers the quality of baking and grilling compared to Microwave oven. Here is the table to understand the difference between these two:


Convection Microwave Ovens   

Food preparation time - Takes less time, cooks in minutes because of microwaves,

Pre heating time - At most 5 minutes, 

Power consumption - High,

Auto cook facility - can be done,

Metal vessels -  No, metal should not be used ,

Cost -  High - starts from Rs. 9,000/-,

Baking quality - Good,

Capacity - Max capacity approx. 32 liters,

Weight - Very heavy and difficult to move,

Ease of use - Very easy to organize recipes with LCD display panels,

Best fit - Multipurpose: reheat, defrost and baking for beginners.


Oven Toaster and Griller (OTG)

Food preparation time - Takes more time as it heats based on traditional heat waves

Pre heating time - About 15 minutes

Power consumption - Low

Auto cook facility - not possible

Metal vessels - Yes, metal can be used

Cost -  Low - starts from Rs. 1,500/-

Baking quality - Best, uniform baking

Capacity - Max capacity approx. 60 liters

Weight - Light weight and can be moved easily

Ease of use - Very difficult. Mechanical controls and confusing settings

Best fit - Professional bakers who

want top class baking




If you are serious about buying oven toaster grill online, then below are the features to be considered:

• Barbeque tray and skewer rods in OTG allow more meat and vegetables to be cooked at the same time

• All OTGs comes with Cooking Timer settings. Look for the cooking timer setting options provided by the brand and model

• With operation selector function will allow you to choose convection or rotisserie or both modes. This can be done with the turn of the knob.

• Look for a removable tray. It is convenient and easy to cook and clean

• Good OTG oven has a temperature control feature helping to cook food in perfect temperature

• A feature like internal dimension or internal fan to circulate the hot air in the oven to cook, bake or roast the food better. Look for enough space for air to move freely and cook properly

• Resistor or element selector and capacity of the oven also matters. Check for both the features before buying an OTG



Best OTG Brands in India:

At apnidukaan, we offer the popular OTG brands and models include Singer, Bajaj, Black+Decker, Havells, Borosil, Russell Hobbs, Eveready, Pigeon, Panasonic, Morphy Richards and Philips. Below are a few of our recommendation



Best handpicked OTGs with Rotisserie

• Morphy Richards 18 RSS 18-Litre Stainless Steel Oven Toaster Grill

• Bajaj Majesty 4500 TMCSS 45-Litre Oven Toaster Grill

• Morphy Richards 52 RCSS 52-Litre 2000-Watt Oven Toaster Grill

• Morphy Richards 24 RSS 24-Litre Stainless Steel Oven Toaster Grill

• Prestige POTG 19 PCR 1380-Watt Oven Toaster Grill

• Prestige POTG 28 PCR 1500-Watt Oven Toaster Grill

• Hamilton Beach 31103-IN 32-Litre 1500-Watt Stainless Steel Oven Toaster Grill



Best handpicked OTGs without Rotisserie

• Bajaj Majesty 1603 TSS Oven Toaster Grill

• American Micronic 15 Litre Imported Oven Toaster Griller (OTG) - AMI-OTG-15LDx

• Lifelong 16L 1200-Watt Oven Toaster Griller, Black



Best handpicked small size OTGs

• Bajaj Majesty 1603 TSS Oven Toaster Grill

• Morphy Richards 18 RSS 18-Litre Stainless Steel Oven Toaster Grill

• American Micronic 15 Litre Imported Oven Toaster Griller (OTG) - AMI-OTG-15LDx

• Morphy Richards 24 RSS 24-Litre Stainless Steel Oven Toaster Grill

• Prestige POTG 19 PCR 1380-Watt Oven Toaster Grill

• Lifelong 16L 1200-Watt Oven Toaster Griller, Black



Best hand-picked large size OTGs

• Bajaj Majesty 4500 TMCSS 45-Litre Oven Toaster Grill

• Morphy Richards 52 RCSS 52-Litre 2000-Watt Oven Toaster Grill

• Prestige POTG 28 PCR 1500-Watt Oven Toaster Grill

• Hamilton Beach 31103-IN 32-Litre 1500-Watt Stainless Steel Oven Toaster Grill