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Sharp R995DST

Sharp R995DST

MPNs: 36384593 and R995DST
2.7 from 39 reviews · View Statistics
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    2.4 (12)
  • Value for Money
    1.8 (13)
  • Ease of Use
    2.5 (13)
  • Cleaning & Maintenance
    3.1 (10)
  • Noise Level
    2.4 (12)
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Sue
SueSydney, NSW

What a lemon!!!

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Purchased in at The Good Guys Online store for $899.

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Mike
MikePerth, WA
  • 55 reviews
  • 56 likes

So very disappointing [Edit: failed in under a year]

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Purchased in at The Good Guys for $849.

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ingrid
ingrid
  • 2 reviews
  • 2 likes

Not happy with this oven

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The convection function has never worked well on this model. It is very noisy, even stops in the middle of working. The tray is far too heavy. Oven is too small compared with earlier models. . This is my 3rd Sharp, never had problems before. Oven is still under warranty, have put it in for repairs, wonder if they can fix it.
Too expensive for what is offered. Would not buy Sharp again
Ingrid adelaide

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Brad
BradGreater Melbourne (Outer), VIC

Used once & failed. So deviated!!!!

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Have used once after getting as a present & was so excited to use it. It half cooked a roast & now the oven, grill & microwave doesn't work. I was so excited about this & re styled my kitchen to not have an oven due to this being told this was so good. Took to repair person & they cut the lead saying it was dangerous!!!!
Totally devastated.

Purchased in for $999.

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Mars
MarsMetropolitan Adelaide, SA
  • 3 reviews

Good Microwave

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I have owned this microwave for 9 months now with absolutely now issues. It is strongly built, compared to Samsung and Panasonic, and is a very powerful machine.
I don't use all the functions of the microwave, but it does heat things up very fast, and the door has a very solid feel, compared to other microwaves.
I have noticed a lot of bad reviews about this product from 2 years ago, but perhaps Sharp have fixed these issues.

Purchased in at The Good Guys for $899.

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Eric
EricHobart, TAS
  • 15 reviews
  • 14 likes

Rubbish

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Lasted less than 3 years whereas previous Panasonic lasted 14 years. Cost over 800 dollars and only 12 month warranty. Sharp know this product is prone to failure eg inverter board and repair costs are too high. Never buy another sharp microwave again.

Purchased in for $800.

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Kerry
KerrySydney, NSW
  • 2 reviews
  • 1 like

Buyer beware: Cash backs bounce back!!

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Company used communication system failure caused by Covid 19 lockdown as excuse to reject perfectly legitimate cash back claim. Terms & conditions state: ' no liability' even if communication error is their fault? What happened to ethics? What happened to these unusual times we are all enduring call for unusual assistance in all and every way possible? What happened to let's all help each other? Apparently this does not apply to certain companies? Passed from one department to another for months. Management does not even have enough courtesy to reply to my letter. I have been a loyal customer for 42 years. There will be no 43.

Purchased in at Harvey Norman for $1,000.

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David Mauger
David MaugerPerth, WA
  • 4 reviews
  • 8 likes

TOTAL JUNK stay clear of their products!!!

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SHARP knows there is an 'ISSUE' with this product, they are sending us another one, but why not simply build it right in the 1st place? Has to be the noisiest appliance on the market and for the Dimensions of it, the interior is very small. I can not find a positive about it. Sharp has dropped the ball on quality control.

Purchased in for $415.

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Alex P.
Alex P.
  • 12 reviews
  • 8 likes
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Too noisy and very cheaply made - Sharp isn't what it used to be!

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The stainless steel exterior looks great and the size is nice - but still too small and this is Sharp's top of the line convection microwave oven. It doesn't fit a full-size casserole dish. It heats the food evenly and quickly but the fan is very noisy after running the microwave for just 1-2 minutes. This didn't happen with the older more solid models. Very disappointed.

Purchased in at eBay for $325.

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exempolyee
exempolyeebrisbane

Never buy a Sharp product ever.

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Bought this oven from Harvey Norman 13 months ago. 1 month after warranty ended so did the oven the oven feature stopped heating. Contacted Harvey Norman on numerous occasions and on all occasions they told us sharp would be in contact with us. 1 month later where still waiting to hear from sharp. We thought sharp was a well known brand that’s why we didn’t take an extended warranty on this product which cost $750.00 you would think you would get more than 13 months use out of this product.
Will never buy a sharp product again and will advise all friends never to buy a sharp product ever.

Purchased in at Harvey Norman.

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Not a fan of iinet
Not a fan of iinetSouth East Queensland, QLD
  • 3 reviews
  • 2 likes
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Just like to thank the staff at Brisbane for arranging to fix my microwave under warranty. Top service.

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Just like to thank the staff at Brisbane for arranging to fix my microwave under warranty.
Top service.
Will buy again. They fixed it under warranty and provided an excellent service

Purchased in for $300.

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Deepa Kuriakose
Deepa KuriakoseVictoria
  • 3 reviews
  • 1 like

Fast cooking and heating

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I have bought this microwave which helps my food heat evenly in less time.I like that it's door opens by pulling and not by the button system.it easy to clean.

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reegee
reegeePerth, WA
  • 2 reviews
  • 1 like

Bad oven

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I bought this convection to expand my baking capacity but it burns everything. It takes forever to preheat and as soon as you open the door to put food in it starts the preheating function again. This means it's superheating again and burns everything. I have given up using it unless I really need to. And then I have to be careful. It also has a limit to how long you can set it for. Unlike my Panasonic that switches to hours this one it's a limit of 99 minutes 59 seconds. Not really useful when you need to bake for 4 hours and if you have to switch to a second baking session it goes through the whole pre-heat issue again because you have to open the door.
I wouldn't recommend it if you want to use it as a convection oven.

Purchased in at The Good Guys for $890.

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Dave
DaveAdelaide
  • 3 reviews
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Not as good as the old one I agree with reegee Perth report

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Have a Sharp R-995DST, after having a Sharp carousel for 20 yrs an loved it, so we bought a later model with an extended warranty, after putting up with it, it now fogs up between the glass. Am told the warranty only covers mechanical faults does this product get better or worse?

Purchased in at Harvey Norman.

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Hi Dave, we are concerned to hear of your experience with this product. We would encourage you to reach out to ccare@sharp.net.au, referencing your review to discuss this further with our Customer Care team.

Dave
Dave

Not happy when you have to preheat oven again just to extend cooking time

Dave
Dave

After putting up with this microwave oven for two years, we had a four year extended warranty. Best thing ever done. So we cashed it in an bought an oven an seperate microwave. From Harvey Norman.

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Dies just after warranty expires

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Out of the Microwaves that we have had over the years this would be the one we have liked the least. However our opinion dropped even more when the the unit failed half way through a convection cook up and now doesn't heat on either convection or microwave. Very annoying as it was out of warranty by 3 months. Lucky we had a cheap $120 no name brand that we use camping each year and surprisingly, it is still going strong after 5 years. No more Sharp products for me

Purchased in at Harvey Norman for $820.

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Sharp
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Hi Kevin, we are concerned to hear of your experience with this product. We would encourage you to reach out to ccare@sharp.net.au, referencing your review to discuss this further with our Customer Care team.

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Questions & Answers

Glenda F.
Glenda F.asked

Sharp R995d, what is the best position to roast and bake please

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Sharon N.
Sharon N.asked

Hi I have a Sharp 995SD & when I use it on Convection I've noticed that the grill burners come on every now & again then go off, Is this normal ?

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Mike
Mike

Probably, the heating elements most likely go on and off as they get up to heat then cool down within a ten or so degree temperature range. It's common of many ovens with a simple thermostat.

PaulF
PaulFasked

Why doesn't the microwave have a setting to cook roast beef, only pork is on there? Doesn't anybody cook beef in a convection microwave?

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Details

CategoryMicrowaves
Price (RRP) $1,249.00
Type Convection
FeaturesChild Safety Lock, Grill Function, Inverter and Sensor Cooking
Dimensions 368 x 550 x 537 mm
Turntable Diameter362 mm
Door MechanismPull Handle
Power1,000 W
Manufacturer Warranty1 year(s)
Colour / FinishStainless Steel
ManualDownload manual
  • MPN: 36384593 and R995DST
  • GTIN13: 4974019884981

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