So you have been looking at Dash air fryers and wondering which ones are the best? Well you are about to find out not only that but also which one will fit your needs the best!
#1 Dash DFAF455GBAQ01 Deluxe Electric Air Fryer/Oven
Dash DFAF455GBAQ01 is an air fryer with 1700 watt heating element and 6-quart cooking basket – large enough to cook for ~4 people. It can cook in temperatures from 200° to 400°F.
Dash DFAF455GBAQ01 cooks well. For example steaks taste great and are crispy on outside while remaining juicy on the inside. French fries are crispy too although spraying a little bit of oil makes them even crispier.
For a basic and affordable air fryers Dash DFAF455GBAQ01 cooks just fine.
Most air fryers have digital controls but not Dash DFAF455GBAQ01. Instead of touch sensitive buttons it uses old-school knobs for adjusting temperature and time – just like on a regular oven.
Dash DFAF455GBAQ01 feels fairly well built however there have been two issues reported by some consumers (keep in mind it’s hard to estimate how common they are, very well might be uncommon).
First issue is that screws on the handle of the basket can come loose over time. The second issue is that some reported nonstick coating coming off. Keep in mind you should never clean nonstick coating with abrasive materials which might be the cause for those who complained.
Crisper basket is dishwasher safe and you can clean interior of the air fryer with a cloth.
Dash DFAF455GBAQ01 is cETL Certified (the rest of the air fryers in this article are too so we won’t repeat this).
Dash DFAF455GBAQ01 is a simple and basic air fryer that works just fine. It doesn’t have any fancy features like more expensive models do but a lot of people don’t need those.
#2 DASH Tasti-Crisp™ 2.6-Quart Air Fryer
DASH Tasti-Crisp™ is the most popular DASH air fryer. It has 2.6-quart cooking basket that’s large enough to cook for 1-2 persons. Air fryer is equipped with 1,000 watt heating element
DASH Tasti-Crisp™ cooks reasonably well although not as good as higher end models. Food tastes great but could be a bit crispier. It might also struggle a bit with larger items perhaps due to weaker heating element but most of the time it works just fine.
DASH Tasti-Crisp™ is equipped with two dials: one on the top of the air fryer (for temperature) and the other one on front of the air fryer (for time).
Some of the consumers that have used this air fryer for longer period of time have reported the numbers on dials fading away on dials.
DASH Tasti-Crisp™ air fryer is available in 5 colors:aqua, teal, black, gray, white and red.
DASH Tasti-Crisp™ isn’t perfect but considering how affordable it’s the value for money here is pretty good which might explain why it’s the most popular DASH air fryer. The only slightly concerning thing is that some users reported numbers on dials fading off over time.
#3 DASH DMAF355 Deluxe 3 Quart Air Fryer
DASH DMAF355 Deluxe air fryer is equipped with 1,200 watt heating element and has 3 quart cooking basket which is perfect size to cook for 2 persons.
DASH DMAF355 Deluxe cooks fast and food tastes great. Chicken wings have crispy skin yet stay moist inside. Other meals come out delicious too including onion rings, bacon, french fries, veggies and more.
Just like the other air fryers in this article DASH DMAF355 also is equipped with two dials. It also has two indicator lights: “heating” and “Power”.
One thing to note is that numbers on temperature dial are a bit small and could be heard to read for some.
DASH DMAF355 Deluxe air fryer is sold in 4 different colors: Black, white, red and aqua.
For the money DASH DMAF355 Deluxe is a pretty good air fryer. It cooks well and is simple to use.