KitchenAid vs Vitamix


KitchenAid blender are often compared with many more expensive blenders for its capabilities that can rival them even when it comes in far more affordable price. One high end brand, which often compare with KitchenAid is Vitamix blender. If you want to know how KitchenAid stand beside Vitamix, you may want to read our article below.

In this article, we are going to give you information about:
– What is KitchenAid and Vitamix
– What KitchenAid and Vitamix blender can offer to you
– KitchenAid vs Vitamix

About KitchenAid

KitchenAid is an American based brand of home appliance that owned by Whirlpool Corporation, which was established almost a century ago in 1919 by Hobart Corporation to manufacture a stand mixer called the “H-5”. The company has expand since then until the KitchenAid we know today. The company even widens its market by announcing that they are going to offer a line of food mixes with Michigan Food Company Franzese USA, Inc. Until today, there are countless products released by the brand, but just like the article title, we are only going to talk about the blenders. KitchenAid currently have three types of blender; the classic 5-speed blender, diamond blender, and magnetic drive torrent blender. Among all of them the most popular product is the diamond blender, so we are going to focus on it.

KitchenAid Blender Features

KitchenAid Diamond Blender comes in 16 colors to also serve as decoration beside its main function. This blender is the one for you if you are looking for a multitasking blender that can do more than just making frozen drinks. It comes with 5 speed options to stir, chop, mix make puree and liquefy. You may use the multi speed to speed the motor at any of the 5 speeds and use the crush ice feature, which especially designed to crush ice perfectly. KitchenAid Diamond Blender is made with BPA free material and stainless steel blade with 0.9 peak HP motor to create exceptional result in each use. Using the proprietary technology called Intelligent Motor Control, your ingredients will be processed thoroughly during the operation.

About Vitamix

Vitamix is a brand of high-performance blenders that offer their products to end consumers, restaurants, and hospitality industry. This company is privately owned by Barnard family since it was established by William Grover Barnard in 1921. The name Vitamix was initially a name for series of blender he was taken interest to in 1937. The company has released many blenders since then and now they divide their blenders by three lines including Smart Blenders, Classic Blenders, and Space Saving Blenders. Among all of those lines, the most popular product is the 5200 Standard. (See also : Vitamix 6300 vs 5200)

Vitamix Blender Features

Vitamix 5200 Blender is available in 5 color options to suit your kitchen look and comes with 7 years warranty. This blender is the perfect choice for you who likes to prepare their own meal and loves making frozen drinks or creamy desserts. With its 64 ounce capacity, you can process medium and large batches in one go, without having to repeat the process and saves more time. Vitamix 5200 Blender comes with 10 speed options to ease you when trying to achieve a variety of textures. The power and precision of Vitamix blender is said to be able to pulverize every recipe ingredient even tiny seeds.


Now, let’s compare KitchenAid blender with Vitamix blender. First, the pitcher capacity in KitchenAid is only 60 oz, while Vitamix larger with 64 oz. Second, the control speed in KitchenAid is only available in 5 options, while in Vitamix blender it is 10 speed options. Third is the price, since Vitamix comes in about 4 times pricier than KitchenAid.

KitchenAid vs Vitamix

- Only have 5 speed settings- Have 10 speed settings
- Pitcher capacity is lower than Vitamix- Pitcher capacity is bigger than KitchenAid
- Far more affordable than Vitamix- Offered in a higher price


All in all, the decision is all yours to make. In our opinion, both of them are great choices but some of you may find it hard to spend almost $400 to buy a blender, so if you don’t have much to spend or just don’t want to spend that much on a blender, we highly recommend you KitchenAid blender.

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