Taking a Look at Some Awesome Electric Can Openers

Taking a Look at Some Awesome Electric Can Openers
Written by Alyssia Walmsley

It is not very easy to open cans manually as it can be really messy and some manual can openers can also be hard to operate. Sometimes when you are using a manual can opener, it can also lead to spills from the container and worse of all, it sometimes creates sharp edges on the can which can cut the finger. These problems however can be solved with an electric can opener, which can cut the lid of the can automatically. These can openers are very convenient and simple to use. It reduces the risk of accidents caused by sharp edges and is ideal for those people who cannot manually open a can due to arthritis or weakness in the muscles.

Hamilton Beach 76607 Smooth Touch Can Opener, Black and Chrome

This is one of the best Can openers you can find in the market. It is a great looking design that is bound to catch your eye, in elegant finish of chrome and black. It will look great on your countertop and blend in easily with the rest of your kitchen utensils. It is quite popular with customers and most of them have recommended it due to its high performance and its durability.


  • 1 year warranty
  • Measures: 5 by 4 by 9 inches
  • Material: plastic
  • Weight: 0.64 ounces

Key features

This Can opener by Hamilton can be a great addition to your kitchen with its easy to use operation as it has a lever to push down which makes the opening of the can very simple and easy. It can be used on both types of cans, whether they are the regular ones or the pop-top ones. Moreover, the can opener is also quite easy to clean, apart from being easy to use! Cleaning the can opener only requires wiping it with a damp cloth and letting it dry. Cleaning it once in a while helps to maintain the quality of the can opener and prolong its life.

This Hamilton Can opener is different from the rest of the can openers because other kinds use blades to cut through the side of the can, while this can opener cuts open the top of the can. This is a great feature since it reduces the contact of the blade with the food in the can and also prevents it from slipping, splashing or seeping out of the can as the lid remains closed, unless you open it up yourself. This means, there is a smooth cut, which also means the risk of hurting yourself with a blade cut is reduced since there are no sharp edges.


  • It is a simple procedure to use.
  • It is a large sized unit which makes it easy for everyone to use.
  • It gives mess free results every time.
  • It is able to provide convenience with quick operation.
  • It is a great and elegant looking design.


  • Some of the customers complained of the can opener shredding splinters of metal instead of giving a smooth cut.

Hamilton Classic Chrome Heavyweight Can Opener, Black

When it comes to can openers, Hamilton Beach is a well-known and trusted brand name. It is known for its great quality of design and reliability. This can opener is also one of its most popular can openers which is known to be durable and long lasting. Most of the customers who use this opener have given positive reviews and praised the product for making their life simpler and easier. Majority of the customers praised the product for its great performance and its added on features such as their SureCut technology and it also has the ability to sharpen kitchen knives. This product is basically giving two in one options which helps to reduce kitchen space as well.


  • Dimensions: 5.3 x 5.3 x 9.8 inches
  • Weight: 2.45 lbs
  • Material: Metal
  • Automatic switch off
  • Color: Black
  • User manual included

Key features

This Hamilton Classic Chrome Heavyweight Can Opener is more than just a simple can opener. Not only does it perform its core job well and open almost all sorts of cans, but it is also equipped with the ability to open it up in one go. Now you do not have to waste your time and energy, struggling to open a simple can. This is the latest technology known as SureCut technology.

Moreover, this Hamilton Beach can opener has an extra tall design which is also heavy in weight which makes it easy and safe for everyone to use it as you do not have to struggle with light weight units. This can opener is also equipped with a user manual, which the user can read and get further information regarding how to operate the product.


  • The process of using this can opener is quite easy.
  • It has a sleek looking style and design.
  • It has a knife sharpener equipped in this design.
  • The process of cleaning the unit is quite simple and easy.


  • Some of the customers have complained of food spilling it in the process of opening the can.

Spacemaker Can Opener, Black, CO100B

When it comes to electric appliances Black and decker is a well-known brand that has a presence all over the world. It is no surprise then that theircan opener is also one of the most popular devices with customers nowadays. It is known for its easy to use and no fail operation that works everytime. It has a great design which makes it easy to store and its sleek looking style makes it fit perfectly on any kitchen counter top as well. Majority of the customers who use this can opener have recommended it as a very useful tool to have in the kitchen and have given it a high star rating due to its excellent performance every time.


  • Dimensions: 7.5 x 6.5 x 5 inches
  • Material: Plastic
  • Weight: 1.12 lbs
  • Color: Black
  • Automatic switch off
  • Multipurpose device

Key features

This BLACK+DECKER Spacemaker Multi-Purpose Can Opener is one the best can openers that you can find at such a great price. It is the most value for money product as it is a multipurpose product which is not simply a can opener but is also equipped with a knife sharpener, a bag cutter as well as a bottle opener. This makes this device as a three in one for various uses in the kitchen that helps to save space and money from buying the other items separately.

Moreover, this can opener is equipped with a power piece cutter, which is able to remove the lid of cans quickly and in one go. Furthermore, it looks great on any countertop as it has a swinging open door that is able to conceal all the features. The electric power cord is also on the back side of the unit and this helps to remove too much clutter from the counter top and it can be out of sight when it is not in use.


  • It has a sleek looking design which blends in easily with most kitchen designs.
  • It is equipped with various other features apart from being a simple can opener.
  • It fits in easily under a cabinet as well which helps to save space.
  • It provides a hands free operation.
  • Opens a clear cut and smooth can every time.


  • Some of the customers complained of the construction of the unit being faulty and not durable

About the author

Alyssia Walmsley

Alyssia is a Cornell University graduate of 2003 and a former lead technology development manager for Microsoft and Cisco Networking Systems. Between writing on her blog, Blubbr, she likes adventures and chocolate sprinkles.

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