If the price of induction stoves stops you, consider buying a single burner. Frigidaire’s Induction Cooktop is a real electromagnetic-energy burner that heats the pan rather than the cooking surface. It has six cooking options, a timer and automatic cookware detection.

If the price of induction stoves stops you, consider buying a single burner.

Frigidaire’s Induction Cooktop is a real electromagnetic-energy burner that heats the pan rather than the cooking surface. It has six cooking options, a timer and automatic cookware detection.

It runs on standard 110V service and offers a 10-inch cooking surface and an induction-certified pot. These are priced at around $120 from Amazon.com and other cookware retailers.

Other brands include Sunpentown, Waring, Max Burton, Viking and Circulon.

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