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The Ultimate Guide to Sharp’s Microwave Range

Creating the kitchen of your dreams is an amazing experience. Your kitchen deserves nothing but the finest appliances to complement that feeling. 

With the freedom to customise and design your space according to your personal style and requirements, Sharp understands the challenges of finding the perfect appliances. That's why we have developed a range of products that will help you achieve satisfaction, without any of the hassle or stress.

Whether you're a novice or a culinary expert, Sharp has a range of models that cater to all your cooking needs. Are you in search of the perfect microwave but unsure which one suits you best? Don't worry, we've curated a collection of our top microwaves to make designing your dream kitchen a breeze.

In this comprehensive guide, we'll explore the key features and benefits of Sharp's microwave models, including Compact, Midsize, Flatbed, Inverter, and Convection microwaves, to help you make an informed decision when selecting the perfect microwave for your kitchen.

Compact Microwaves

Standard compact would be an R210DW – the R60A0S is kind of a stand-alone product category with it doubling as a grill.

Sharp Compact Microwaves are designed for kitchens where space is a premium. They're small yet powerful, offering convenient microwave cooking without taking up too much counter space. The key features and benefits include:

  • Compact size ideal for smaller kitchens and apartments.
  • Quick and efficient heating and reheating.
  • User-friendly controls for effortless operation.
  • Perfect for singles, students, or those with limited kitchen space.

Check out our 750W Compact Grill Microwave in Silver.

This 750W compact grill microwave is a powerful addition to your kitchen. The addition of the grill function in this microwave gives you greater versatility when cooking a range of meals and snacks for the entire family. The easy-to-use functions and locally developed auto menus will make defrosting, cooking, and reheating your favourite dishes easy.

With the ability to combine two cooking methods into one with the Combo Cooking feature. By combining microwave power with grill heat, you can reduce cooking time and still produce a crisp, brown finish.

Midsize Microwaves

All of our midsize microwaves are also inverter, don’t know if we combine this together somehow?

Sharp Midsize Microwaves strike a balance between cooking capacity and space efficiency. They're versatile and suitable for families or individuals who need a bit more room for cooking larger dishes. Key features and benefits include:

  • Intermediate size with adequate cooking space.
  • Multiple power levels and settings for versatile cooking.
  • Suitable for reheating, defrosting, and cooking a variety of meals.
  • Ideal for households with moderate kitchen space.

Check out our 1200W Midsized Microwave in Black Stainless.

The elegant, black stainless-steel finish on this microwave’s designed with your dream kitchen in mind. From the gorgeous exterior and interior colour to the user-friendly features, this microwave will make a statement in any cooking space.

The R395EBS 1200W Midsize microwave is perfect for the whole family for everyday defrosting, cooking, and reheating of your favourite meals. This microwave features a Smart Inverter for faster and more even heating, a Smart humidity sensor for a more intuitive approach to cooking and LED text guidance for ease of use. This microwave has 23 Auto Menus developed to make defrosting, cooking, and reheating your favourite dishes at home a breeze.

Flatbed Microwaves

Sharp Flatbed Microwaves offer an innovative cooking experience by taking away the need for a traditional turntable. This design supplies more interior cooking space and versatility. Key features and benefits include:

  • Flatbed design for flexible and even cooking.
  • Increased interior space accommodates larger dishes and different shapes.
  • User-friendly controls and settings for precise cooking.
  • Perfect for those who want more cooking space and easy cleaning.

Check out our latest model 900W Flatbed Microwave in Black Stainless.

Giving you the ability to use dishes of any shape and size thanks to the flat and wide design which gives you a larger cooking area compared to a conventional turntable microwave. Our SM267FHBS, 900W Flatbed microwave is perfect for the whole family and can be used for everyday defrosting, cooking, and reheating of your favourite meals. With a smart black stainless finish, includes various smart features and time saving menus, plus the added simplicity of cleaning due to the flatbed design.

Inverter Microwaves

Sharp Inverter Microwaves are equipped with inverter technology that ensures more consistent cooking results. These microwaves are perfect for those who value precision in their microwave cooking. Key features and benefits include:

  • Inverter technology for even cooking without hot spots.
  • Variable power levels for precise control.
  • Suitable for reheating, defrosting, and cooking various dishes.
  • Reduced risk of overcooking or undercooking.

Check out our 1200W Midsize Microwave in White.

The R342FW features 1,200W of output power and large capacity - perfect for cooking for the whole family. Plus you can cook with confidence using inverter technology as it ensures faster cooking, reheating and defrosting times through the controlled delivery of true power levels.

A continuous flow of true power levels throughout the entire cooking procedure will reduce problems such as uneven cooking and the development of hotspots. Inverter microwaves don't have the need for a bulky and heavy power transformer, as they have a circuit board, so not only does this allow for a much lighter oven, but you'll also have more internal space to cook your favourite foods. It's that simple!

Plus the LED text display helps with easy operation of the microwave and the built-in auto menus ensure you have all your everyday cooking needs catered for.

Convection Microwaves

Sharp Convection Microwaves are all-in-one kitchen appliances that combine microwave and convection oven capabilities. They are versatile, perfect for those who want to bake, grill, and roast in addition to standard microwave functions. Key features and benefits include:

  • Microwave and convection oven combo for versatile cooking.
  • Baking, grilling, and roasting functions for a wide range of recipes.
  • Even cooking and browning for professional results.
  • Smart sensor technology for convenience and precision.

Check out our 1100W Convection Microwave in Stainless.

The R890EST, our 1100w Midsize Smart Convection Microwave Oven is incredibly versatile. It can be used as a convection oven using the fan-forced convection function and features a smart inverter that reduces uneven cooking and hotspots. Additional features include intuitive LED text display, sequence cooking and the ability to program three frequently used settings for quick meal prep.

Whether you want to bake a cake or roast a chicken, this additional cooking feature provides more versatility in the kitchen and allows you to cook a variety of delicious meals all in the one appliance, making it the perfect fit for your kitchen, and available in both stainless and black stainless.


Choosing the right Sharp microwave for your kitchen is a matter of understanding your specific requirements. Whether you need the compact convenience of a small microwave, the versatile midsize model, the space-saving flatbed design, the precision of an inverter microwave, or the culinary capabilities of a convection microwave, Sharp has a model to suit your needs.

And remember, when selecting a microwave, always consider the size, power, and features that align with your cooking style and kitchen space. With Sharp's diverse range of microwaves, you can find the perfect kitchen companion to make your cooking and meal preparation tasks a breeze. Happy cooking!

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