It won’t have escaped your attention that air fryers are an incredibly popular energy-saving purchase, thanks to their ability to cook some meals more efficiently than other kitchen appliances.
As well as packing the potential to lower your household energy bills when compared with conventional ovens, air fryers also use little or no oil to cook fried food, meaning healthier chips could be on your menu. You can do everything from grilling vegetables to cooking a roast dinner with this cooking device. Plus, they come in compact as well as larger sizes, to suit both your kitchen and culinary requirements.
Like most other kitchen appliances, air fryers vary in price, performance and abilities. Prices tend to start around the £60 mark, but can head up to more than £200 for the largest and most-capable examples.
The sweet spot is about £100 to £150, and despite their sudden popularity – and waning stock levels at some retailers as a result – deals are available, with some examples reduced by £50 or more. It’s worth taking a look at what’s available, and we are here to help. As always, the IndyBest expert shopping team is on hand to find you the best deals.
Among the most important stats to look for are the power and cooking time, as well as the capacity of the air fryer, which is sometimes measured in kilograms and sometimes in litres, depending on the manufacturer.
Continue reading this article for all the latest air fryer deals this month, from a range of UK retailers, including Amazon, Robert Dyas and Very. Keep scrolling for models from Daewoo, Salter, Tefal and more.
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Currently reduced by a whopping £135, this extra-large Tefal air fryer is big enough to cook up to eight meals’ worth of food at once. It has a free companion smartphone app with more than 300 recipes to pick from, which should be really handy if you’re new to air frying. Plus, there are nine automatic cooking modes, so you can press a button, walk away and return to a cooked meal.
The lid, pan, paddle and spoon are all dishwasher safe, the power cable is 90cm long and Tefal says this air fryer is 30 per cent faster than its predecessor.
Ninja is one of the most popular air fryer brands around, and this model currently comes with a saving of more than £40. There are six cooking functions to choose between, including air fry, grill, bake, roast and dehydrate. A 3.8l crisper basket joins the 3.8l cooking pot, offering plenty of space to whizz up tasty dishes. You’ll find a cleaning brush inside for practicality and a recipe booklet for culinary inspiration.
We’ve reviewed Ninja’s AG551UK foodi health grill and air fryer, and our tester said: “We didn’t expect to like this machine as much as we did.” They added they were “bowled over by its ease of use, speedy cooking and fantastic results”. That’s high air fryer praise indeed.
An air fryer for less than £40? Sign us up. Helping you rustle up quick, healthy and easy meals with less fat, this halogen air fryer has both a carbon heating bulb and a built-in fan to circulate the air evenly. With its 12l capacity, it’s large enough for the entire family, while its two heating racks enable you to cook different food at the same time. Plus, the self-cleaning function means you simply add warm, soapy water and let the appliance do the hard graft for you.
According to the brand, this appliance’s 1.2kg capacity can serve up to six people, so it’s the perfect size for most households. It’ll make all your favourite treats super crispy, from chips and chicken wings to spring rolls, while using little to no oil, making it a healthier option too. Plus, it comes with a snacking basket, which is perfect for cooking more dainty food such as fish fingers. On the My Actifry app, you can find more than 100 recipes for inspiration, and the transparent glass lid helps you keep an eye on your food to prevent over-cooking. Removable, dishwasher-safe parts make for easy cleaning too, while this half price offer makes it an even better buy.
Reduced to almost half the original price, this Salter air fryer will set you back less than £35. Helping you rustle up healthier meals with little to no oil, the compact air fryer has a 2l cooking capacity and an adjustable temperature control of up to 200C. Cook everything from meat, vegetables and homemade chips to spring rolls and much more using the handy adjustable timer control and power-ready indicator light. Easy to clean, there’s a removable cooking basket that’s non-stick, while its compact size means it will slot seamlessly onto your kitchen counter.
Currently reduced by a whopping £60, this model is designed to cook around six portions of food at a time. As well as frying and grilling, it can also dehydrate food too. There’s a die-cast aluminium slotted plate included, to give your steaks and skewers barbecue-style grill marks. Tefal claims this model is 49 per cent faster than a traditional oven, and there’s a free companion app for accessing a bunch of air-fry recipes.
With 15 different settings, the Tefal turbo can fulfil almost any cooking need: from air frying chips until they are crispy and golden to pressure cooking meat and hearty stews. Its 7.6l capacity is enough to feed the whole family and then some. The handy timer will let you know when your food is ready to be served, so you won’t have to worry about over cooking, and thanks to the keep-warm function it won’t cool off until you’re ready to put dinner on the table.
Reduced by more than £50, Daewoo’s digital air fryer boasts a large 5l capacity and rapid air-circulation heating. Helping you rustle up healthier meals with little to no oil, the appliance also features an overheat protection and cool-touch handle for convenient and safe cooking. Plus, all the parts are dishwasher-safe, making cleaning a breeze.
There’s currently £85 off this Tefal air fryer. Like many other air fryers, food is cooked using considerably less oil than in a conventional fat fryer, with Tefal claiming just a spoonful will do the trick. Also, like other models, another key benefit is how quickly food cooks, with 1kg of mixed food taking 30-34 minutes.
This XL air fryer is currently sliced in price by a tempting 33 per cent. Complete with a sizeable 6.2l capacity pan to cater for up to five people, there’s also a 1.2kg capacity basket too. There are seven preset settings and a touchscreen for ease, while its rapid air technology feature makes fried dishes with fewer calories. There’s also a handy ‘keep warm’ function, which means food stays hot for up to 30 minutes. Meanwhile, you can find culinary inspiration on the NutriU app.
This Ninja foodi health grill and air fryer is currently reduced by £20. It comes complete with a 5.7l cooking pot, 3.8l crisper basket and a grill plate to feed four people. The multi-tasking appliance will air fry, grill, bake and dehydrate food, so you can enjoy a tasty roast dinner, fluffy chips, and yummy desserts. It has an integral timer for ease of use, and all parts are dishwasher-safe too.
This dual air fryer has a massive 7.6l capacity – between the two 3.8l baskets – and it’s now reduced by £50. Key features cover transparent cooking windows, a control panel and adjustable temperature settings. There are eight cooking functions, including air fry, bake, grill, and roast to dehydrate and reheat. The sync cook mode and sync finish mode enable you to use both baskets at the same time.
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