How Many Watts of Electricity does a Toaster use?
Real power-use measurements from a toaster.
By Rob Cockerham |
How Much Power does a Toaster use
Toaster: 904 Watts
- A toaster converts electricity into heat with high-impedence wires which turn red hot when electricity flows through them. Luckily you only use a heater for a minute or two, because they use a lot of electricity.
- Watts: 904
- Kilowatts: 0.904 Kw.
- cost per minute: 18 hundredths of one cent (0.18 ¢)
- cost per hour: 10.8¢
- cost per day: 87¢
- cost per month: $16.5
Power use of these items was actually tested. Individual items will vary, but these are the actual measurements.