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Kmart’s Best Cheap Appliances

Known for its affordable products, Kmart retails a huge range of home and living products under its Anko brand. Canstar Blue explores Kmart’s best cheap appliances.

Kitchen appliances

Air fryers

3.75L Air Fryer

3.75L Air Fryer ($85)

If it’s your first time buying an air fryer, or you’re not willing to break the bank, consider Kmart’s affordable 3.75L air fryer. Prepare delicious, crispy fries, nuggets and more in this air fryer that features a digital display and eight pre-set functions.


  • 200ºC adjustable temperature
  • 1500W
  • 30 minutes automatic shut-off
  • Cool-touch housing
  • Removable pot with non-stick coating
  • Removable frying basket for ease of cleaning

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5.3L Air Fryer

5.3L Air Fryer ($109)

Perfect for cooking mid-sized meals, the Anko 5.3L air fryer takes up little bench-space. Its minimalistic design allows it to blend in with any kitchen.


  • Removable frying basket
  • Overheat protection
  • 30-minute timer
  • Adjustable temperature up to 200C
  • Operation indicator light
  • Removable pot with non-stick coating
  • Cool-touch housing
9L Twin Air Fryer

9L Twin Air Fryer ($149)

Air fryers are a great way to make healthier, lower-fat versions of your kids’ fave foods. A 8-10L air fryer should easily meet the cooking needs of a mid-sized family.


  • Independently adjustable temperature in each drawer up to 200C
  • LED control panel with 11 pre-set functions
  • Two removable frying pans
  • Overheat protection
  • 60-minute automatic shut-off
  • Includes oil drip tray
  • Operation light indicator

→Related article: Best Air Fryers for Families, Couples and Singles

Microwave ovens

20L Microwave

20L Microwave ($69)

Cook a tasty meal or reheat food in Kmart’s compact microwave that offers six auto-cooking menus. Perfect for small kitchens.


  • 10 power levels
  • Six auto cooking menus
  • Child safety lock

→Related article: How to Melt Chocolate in a Microwave

25L Microwave

25L Microwave ($129)

With a 25L capacity, this microwave oven is the ideal addition to any mid-sized kitchen.


  • 10 power levels
  • Six auto cooking menus
  • Child safety lock
  • 900W
  • LED display
34L Microwave

34L Microwave ($169)

Featuring a sleek, minimalistic design, Kmart’s 34L microwave fits seamlessly into any kitchen and can handle any meal.


  • 10 power levels
  • Six auto cooking menus
  • Child safety lock
  • LED display
  • Mirror panel and door glass

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Cleaning appliances

Vacuum cleaners

Cordless Stick Cleaner

Cordless Stick Cleaner ($149)

Keep your living space spotless with this cordless cleaner, which is designed to easily reach nooks and crannies.


  • Folding handle for cleaning under furniture
  • Built-in brush nozzle
  • 5-hour charge time
  • HEPA filter for maximum dust filtration
  • Multi-cyclonic filtration system
  • Usage time: 20 minutes on high speed and 30 minutes on low speed
  • Floor head with spinning brush and LED lights
  • Touch Screen control
  • Wall mounting bracket for easy storage

→Related article: How to Clean a Vacuum Cleaner

Anti-Allergy Bagless Vacuum

Anti-Allergy Bagless Vacuum ($79)

Keep your indoor surroundings clean and hygienic with this Anti-Allergy Bagless Vacuum, suitable for people with asthma and allergies.


  • H13 medical-grade HEPA exhaust filter
  • Metal telescopic pole
  • Multi cyclonic
  • 20 KPA strong suction
  • Thermal cut off switch for extra safety


Wet & Dry Hand Vacuum

Wet & Dry Hand Vacuum ($60)

Keep your surroundings dust-free with this lightweight hand vacuum.


  • Charging time: six hours
  • Working time: up to 20 mins
  • Rechargeable battery
  • Wet and dry function
  • Water capacity 120ml

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Heating and cooling


Small Dehumidifier

Small Dehumidifier ($99)

Regulate the level of humidity in your indoor space with this compact dehumidifier.


  • Water full indicator
  • Suitable for small area approximately 4-6m²
  • Compact design
  • Thermo-electric pelter module
  • Daily dehumidification rate: 380ml under condition of 30C

→Related article: A Guide to Bathroom Heaters

Medium Air Purifier – White

Medium Air Purifier ($129)

Safeguard your family’s health by purifying the air they breathe with this medium-sized air purifier that features a three-fan speed function.


  • Medium size
  • Touch screen
  • Triple layer filter (prefilter, HEPA H13, activated carbon)
  • Three timer options (2/4/8 hours)
  • Filter replacement indicator
  • Three fan speeds
  • Area coverage up to 13m²
Large Dehumidifier

Large Dehumidifier ($159)

This large dehumidifier has a tank capacity of 2.2L.


  • Large size
  • Extracts up to 10L per day
  • Optional continuous drainage – water drain extension included
  • Suitable for area approximately 10-15m²
  • Portable
  • Auto shut-off when full

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About the author of this page

This report was written by Canstar Content Producer, Caitlin Bingham. Caitlin is an experienced writer whose passion for creativity led her to study communication and journalism. She began her career freelancing as a content writer, before joining the Canstar team.

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