Faber Chimney Review

Are you planning to buy a new kitchen chimney to keep your kitchen squeaky clean and fresh at all times? If the answer is yes, then Faber chimneys are probably your best bet. Faber is one of the most prominent and leading kitchen hoods brand in India and worldwide. Though it is headquartered in Italy, its extremely efficient manufacturing unit in India ensures highly functional kitchen chimneys, which meet all your possible needs of technology and design.

Faber is known for its quality kitchen hoods for more than fifty years now. One interesting fact about the brand is that one in every two chimneys in Italy is Faber, which speaks volume of its superior performance and quality. With a presence in over thirteen countries and three continents, Faber is a trusted choice of millions of people worldwide. It has been the first one to revolutionise kitchen chimneys from merely functional to stylish and efficient daily use appliances.

Because of Faber’s special focus on research and development, safety, quality, and the passion for introducing new age technologies in its kitchen chimneys, the brand has been awarded various quality certifications in several countries like Italy, Norway, USA, Canada, China, etc. In our article, we have reviewed the top five kitchen chimneys from the brand, along with discussing their most significant features and all the possible pros and cons. The selected products on the list are based on our experts’ suggestions and consumer reviews. Read on to find out more.

 

Top 5 Faber Chimney Review

Faber 90 cm 1500 m3/hr Auto Clean Curved Glass Kitchen Chimney (HOOD PRIMUS PLUS ENERGY HC SC BK 90)

Faber 90 cm 1500 m3 hr Auto Clean Curved Glass Kitchen Chimney (HOOD PRIMUS PLUS ENERGY HC SC BK 90)

Important Features

  • Chimney Type – Wall Mounted, Curved Glass
  • Chimney Size – 90 cm
  • Suction Capacity – 1500 m3/hr
  • Auto Clean – Yes
  • Filter – Baffle Filter
  • Noise Level – 58 dB
  • Control Type – Touch Control
  • Warranty – One Year (Product), Five Years (Motor)

Our first pick from the wide variety of kitchen hoods offered by Faber is its 90 cm HOOD PRIMUS PLUS ENERGY HC SC BK 90 Auto Clean Curved Glass kitchen chimney. It’s easy to use and low maintenance nature makes it one of our favourite chimneys from the brand. This stylish chimney is a perfect blend of high performance and new-age features. Let’s have a look at some of its most prominent features.

The first thing that caught our attention is its powerful suction capacity of 1500 m3/hr, which is way more than most other chimneys present in the Indian market. Perfectly suited for Indian style of cooking, this one keeps your kitchen clean and odour-free for a long time. The size is appropriate for a larger kitchen with three to five-burner stoves that can efficiently suck smoke and oil from the kitchen environment. Even though the suction power is high, the noise levels are pretty low, thereby offering you a relaxing cooking session.

The chimney performance is further enhanced with the addition of the baffle filter, which ensures better purification by trapping more oil and grease particles from the air. It makes sure that the kitchen environment feels fresh and hygienic throughout the day. Moreover, the baffle filter is more durable and long-lasting than the standard mesh one. It is also very easy to clean.

Talking about the cleaning performance, this kitchen chimney by Faber is equipped with the advanced Heat Auto Clean Technology that reduces your manual effort to almost zero. This technology is the latest advancement in the cleaning technologies and uses heat to remove the oil residues stuck inside the chimney and collects them in the oil collector provided below. This allows you to have hassle-free cooking, with no worries of cleaning.

In addition to the efficient performance, the modern design of the chimney looks stunning in your kitchen, giving it a premium feel with the classy black finish. The curved glass design has both aesthetic and functional advantages. It enhances the suction capacity of the chimney by covering more area of your kitchen, thereby drawing in more oil and smoke, which in turn improves the chimney performance.

This Faber chimney also scores high on the energy efficiency scale as it consumes only 180 watts of power, thereby ensuring that your electricity bills are kept low. Even the addition of LED lamps instead of the standard bulbs makes it more energy-efficient, along with providing better illumination for late-night cooking. Also, the incorporation of the touch control panel makes it one of the most convenient chimneys to use. With this one, you can access all the fantastic features at the touch of your finger.

In addition to the amazing features mentioned above, the one-year warranty on the product and the five-year warranty on the motor ensure its superb product quality. Also, the competitive pricing for a high-quality product makes it one of the top selling kitchen chimneys in India. If you want effortless cleaning and superb suction power, without going overboard with your expenses. In that case, this Faber chimney is what you need.

What we like:

  • The amazing suction capacity of 1500 m3/hr
  • Value for money
  • Hassle-free cleaning with heat auto clean technology
  • Energy-efficient
  • User-friendly product with touch control panel
  • Elegant design

Cons 

  • Installation charges can be on a higher side

 

Faber 60 cm 1200 m3/hr Angular Kitchen Chimney (HOOD EVEREST SC TC HC BK 60)

Faber 60 cm 1200 m3 hr Angular Kitchen Chimney (HOOD EVEREST SC TC HC BK 60)

Important Features

  • Chimney Type – Wall Mounted, Curved Glass
  • Chimney Size – 60 cm
  • Suction Capacity – 1200 m3/hr
  • Auto Clean – Yes
  • Filter – Filterless
  • Noise Level – 58 dB
  • Control Type – Touch and Gesture Control
  • Warranty – One Year (Product), Five Years (Motor)

Faber is known for its quality kitchen hoods that come at numerous sizes and prices. The reason why its 60 cm HOOD EVEREST SC TC HC BK 60 kitchen chimney has found a mention in our list is because of its efficient performance even after the size reduction. Let’s have a look at all the fantastic features that make this one a must-buy the product.

The striking feature of the chimney is its advanced Filterless technology that comes along with various advantages. Since it does away with the additional filters, cleaning hassles are reduced to almost zero. Even the consumable and maintenance costs are reduced with this feature. And, most importantly, the suction capacity of the chimney is improved as more space is created for smoke and air to move through the chimney. Therefore, its performance is also enhanced.

Also, it comes equipped with the Heat Auto Clean technology that is an upgrade from the previous cleaning technologies. This has made cleaning more comfortable than ever before. A single touch of the button and all the grease and oil particles are removed from the chimney. This removed dirt is collected in the oil collector below, which is easy to clean and maintain.

When it comes to the performance, this Faber chimney is exceptional in that department too. Its powerful motor with a suction capacity of 1200 m3/hr is perfect for Indian style of cooking that uses a lot of oil and aromatic ingredients. It efficiently removes all the grease and odour from the air, leaving a fresh-smelling kitchen. Also, it removes any dust particles from the kitchen, making it more favourable for people suffering from allergies as the air quality is improved.

This one does away with the need of pressing buttons to operate as it incorporates highly efficient motion-sensing technology for convenient usage. The ease of operation is further enhanced with the touch control panel that allows you to access all the chimney features effortlessly. And, for those midnight cooking sessions, the chimney is equipped with two energy-efficient LED lamps that allow better lighting and no disturbance to anyone.

Moreover, it comes in a stylish design with a premium black finish, which can even make a plain kitchen look vibrant. The compact size doesn’t take much space and is perfect for small kitchens, having two to four-burner stoves. Even the exteriors are easy to clean with superb build-quality that makes it more durable and long-lasting.

Also, the brand offers a one-year warranty on the product and a five-year warranty on the motor, making it one of the best chimney choices in India in an affordable price range.

What we like:

  • Filterless technology
  • Cleaning is hassle-free with heat auto clean technology
  • Compact size
  • Easy operation with motion sensing and touch control
  • Affordable pricing
  • Easy to maintain

Cons –

  • Installation charges are high
  • The quality of the exhaust pipe can be improved

 

Faber 60 cm 1350 m3/hr Angular Kitchen Chimney (Hood Zenith FL SC BK 60)

Faber Chimney Review

Important Features

  • Chimney Type – Wall Mounted, Angular
  • Chimney Size – 60 cm
  • Suction Capacity – 1350 m3/hr
  • Auto Clean – No
  • Filter – Filterless
  • Noise Level – 58 dB
  • Control Type – Touch and Gesture Control
  • Warranty – One Year (Product), Five Years (Motor)

If you are looking for a designer kitchen chimney with efficient performance, then look no further than the Faber 60 cm Hood Zenith FL SC BK 60 kitchen chimney. It comes in an ultra-modern slant design with a black glass finish that adds to the aesthetics of your kitchen. This chimney by Faber is undoubtedly a perfect combination of elegance and performance.

This compact kitchen chimney comes with a powerful suction capacity of 1350 m3/hr that is outstanding for Indian cooing habits. No matter if you fry and grill food on a daily basis, this chimney will remove all the oil and odour from your kitchen, giving it a fresh feel throughout the day. Even the filterless technology is designed to further enhance the chimney performance while lowering your maintenance costs.

The low-noised performance with noise levels of just 58 dB allows you to cook peacefully, without any disturbance. It offers you a calm working environment and ensures that no loud noise is made while cooking. Even the LED lights ensure comfortable cooking at night by providing good focused lighting, without raising your electricity bills.

The convenience level of the chimney is further enhanced with its gesture sensing technology that allows you to operate the chimney without even touching it. Also, the touch control panel makes the usage very convenient and safe. In addition, the one-year warranty on the product, five-year warranty on the motor, and its prompt customer care support make this Faber chimney one of the best picks.

Having said that, cleaning is still an issue with this one as it doesn’t have an auto clean feature. Even the prices can be a little high for some people.

What we like:

  • Elegant design
  • The high suction capacity of 1350 m3/hr
  • Filterless technology
  • Compact size
  • Convenient usage with gesture sensing and touch control
  • Low-noised performance

Cons –

  • Expensive
  • No auto-clean feature

 

Faber 60 cm 1200 m3/hr Auto Clean Curved Glass Kitchen Chimney (Hood Orient TC BK 60)

Faber 60 cm 1200 m3 hr Auto Clean Curved Glass Kitchen Chimney (Hood Orient TC BK 60)

Important Features 

  • Chimney Type – Wall Mounted, Curved Glass
  • Chimney Size – 60 cm
  • Suction Capacity – 1200 m3/hr
  • Auto Clean – Yes
  • Filter – Filterless
  • Noise Level – 68 dB
  • Control Type – Touch Control
  • Warranty – One Year (Product), Five Years (Motor)

Another compact and highly efficient kitchen chimney by Faber on our list is the 60 cm Hood Orient TC BK 60 kitchen chimney. Though it comes in a small size, its performance is not compromised in any way. With a suction capacity of 1200 m3/hr, it is perfectly suited for smaller kitchens with 100 to 200 square feet of area or with two to four-burner stoves.

In addition to the sufficient suction power, the curved glass design and the filterless technology further enhance its performance by maximising airflow. With this one, you do not have to worry about unpleasant odours or greasy oil particles in your kitchen environment. Also, the filterless technology ensures that your maintenance costs are low as no filter incorporated inside the chimney.

It is equipped with a robust motor that ensures powerful performance while keeping the noise levels moderately low for a relaxing cooking experience without any disturbance. It also enhances the durability of the product, ensuring that it lasts a long time. Further, the addition of the advanced heat auto clean technology ensures that suction power is not affected by the oil or grease particles stuck inside the chimney.

The advanced technology makes use of heat to get rid of oil particles and offers effortless cleaning, without any manual effort. The removed oil residue then gets collected in an oil collector provided below. The oil collector is easy to clean and replace, which ensures efficient cleaning and also enhances the lifespan of the chimney.

The chimney is made energy-efficient with the addition of two LED lamps that provide sufficient lighting while cooking and also consume very less power, thereby saving you more money in electricity bills. Moreover, it consumes only 180 watts of power, which further enhances the energy efficiency of the product. Also, the touch control panel makes the usage very convenient. With this one, you can easily access all the chimney features with a single touch of your finger.

Apart from the highly functional features mentioned above, this one comes with a one-year warranty on the product and a five-year warranty on the motor, which assure you of its quality. But, consumers have complained about noisy performance at higher suction capacity.

What we like:

  • Filterless technology
  • The efficient suction capacity of 1200 m3/hr
  • Cleaning is pretty straightforward with heat auto-clean feature
  • Energy-efficient
  • Easy to use
  • Value for money

Our Concerns:

  • Noisy performance

 

Faber 60 cm 1500 m3/hr Auto Clean Curved Glass Kitchen Chimney (HOOD PRIMUS PLUS ENERGY HC SC BK 60)

Faber 60 cm 1500 m3hr Auto Clean Curved Glass Kitchen Chimney (HOOD PRIMUS PLUS ENERGY HC SC BK 60)

Important Features 

  • Chimney Type – Wall Mounted, Curved Glass
  • Chimney Size – 60 cm
  • Suction Capacity – 1500 m3/hr
  • Auto Clean – Yes
  • Filter – Baffle Filter
  • Noise Level – 58 dB
  • Control Type – Touch Control
  • Warranty – One Year (Product), Five Years (Motor)

This Faber 60 cm HOOD PRIMUS PLUS ENERGY HC SC BK 60 Auto Clean kitchen chimney is the compact version of the first chimney on our list. The reason why we included this one too is its efficient performance even after the size reduction and that too at much lower price. This compact kitchen chimney is most apt for smaller kitchens, but the powerful suction capacity of 1500 m3/hr makes it suitable for larger kitchens as well.

When it comes to the performance, it is as effective as its larger version in removing oil and odour from your kitchen. In addition to the high suction power, it also includes the baffle filter, which further enhances the purification performance. These baffle filters are better than the standard mesh filters and are also more durable, thereby lasting a long time.

Since cleaning is a big hassle with kitchen chimneys, Faber has included the new age heat auto clean technology in this chimney, which has reduced your cleaning effort to a bare minimum. It only takes a button to start the auto cleaning process, which makes use of a heating element to remove all the trapped oil and grease particles inside the chimney. This is then collected in an oil collector that is provided below. One can easily clean the oil collector and use it multiple times before replacing it. This auto clean feature makes usage highly convenient.

Even the addition of the LED lamps offers just perfect lighting for you to cook at night, without disturbing others. The disturbance is also taken care of with low-noised performance. Unlike other chimneys, this one works at almost negligible noise levels of just 58 dB, which is fantastic for kitchen hoods.

To further enhance the convenience level of the device, it comes equipped with a touch control panel that allows you to access all the chimney features without much effort. It also adds a sleek touch to the chimney. Moreover, the classy design and robust built ensure that the product lasts a long time, without the risk of its design going out of style after a few years of usage.

In addition to this, the one-year warranty on the product and a five-year warranty on the motor assure you of the product’s quality. It also ensures that the chimney stays in the best working condition even after using it for a while. So, if you are looking for a high suction capacity kitchen chimney at reasonable prices, this one from Faber must be high on your priority list.

Pros 

  • Reasonable pricing
  • The high suction capacity of 1500 m3/hr
  • Baffle filter for enhanced performance
  • Heat auto clean technology for effortless cleaning
  • Low-noised performance
  • Elegant design and robust built

Cons 

  • The touch buttons require more pressure to operate

 

Conclusion –

If quality and safety are your primary concerns while buying a kitchen chimney, then Faber chimneys are most suitable for you. The brand is backed with several quality and safety certifications all over the world, along with efficient performance, making it one of the most sought after brand worldwide. In our article, we included some of the best kitchen hoods that the brand has to offer, keeping all the essential factors like suction capacity, technology, convenience, size, budget, etc. in mind.

After considering all the vital factors and reviewing each chimney exhaustively, our experts have selected 90 cm 1500 m3/hr Auto Clean Curved Glass Kitchen Chimney (HOOD PRIMUS PLUS ENERGY HC SC BK 90) as the best Faber chimney in India. This chimney by the brand is a perfect combination of style and performance at reasonable prices.

The most significant advantage of this chimney is its brilliant suction capacity of 1500 m3/hr, which ensures excellent performance. The powerful suction and large size of the chimney is suitable for Indian style of cooking that is high on oil and masalas. In addition to the robust motor, the baffle filter further enhances the cleaning performance and makes the machine more durable.

Its heat auto clean technology is another advantage that makes it stand out among several other chimneys in India. It has reduced the cleaning effort to a bare minimum and improved performance significantly. Moreover, the low-noised operation and the touch control panel make it very easy to use, without any disturbance.

With low power consumption and LED lighting, this one is also one of the most energy-efficientchimneys in India. Even the warranty period of one and five years on the product and motor, respectively is quite sufficient. Therefore, elegant design, superb suction power, convenient usage, and a trusted brand name make Faber’s HOOD PRIMUS PLUS ENERGY HC SC BK 90 auto clean kitchen chimney a must have product.

Which Faber kitchen chimney did you choose? Was the article helpful, or are there any concerns regarding the products mentioned still left? Please write to us in the comment section below. We would love to hear from you, and we will try to answer your doubts as soon as possible.

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