For quick reference, use the table below to compare food dehydrators that are reviewed on this site. Following the table you’ll find an explanation of each of the table columns.
Food Dehydrator Comparison Chart
To read product review, click the model name in the comparison table.
|Model||Rating||No. of Trays||Expandable||Adjustable|
|Excalibur 3948CDB 9 Tray Food Dehydrator|
|Not Yet Rated - New!||9||No||Yes||Yes 48hr.||600||19 x 17 x 12.5"||Under $350|
|Excalibur 3926TB 9-Tray Dehydrator|
|4.7||9||No||Yes||Yes||600||19 x 17 x 12.5"||Under $250|
|Nesco Snackmaster Pro Food Dehydrator FD75-A|
|4.5||5||Yes||Yes||No||700||13 x 13 x 10"||Under $100|
|Excalibur 2900ECB Economy|
|4.6||9||No||Yes||No||600||19 x 17 x 12.5"||Under $200|
|Waring Pro Dehydrator|
|4.0||5||Yes||Yes||No||620||11.5 x 15.5 x 13.5"||Under $100|
|Excalibur 5-Tray Stainless Steel Dehydrator #D500SHD|
|Not Enough Data||5||No||Yes||Yes||440||19 x 17 x 8.5"||Under $350|
Explanation of Columns in Comparison Table
Model: This column lists the name of each food dehydrator model. You can click on the model name to go read our detailed review of the product. Note that this chart includes only those products that we have reviewed. New reviews are added as they are completed.
Rating: The rating is based on average online consumer ratings from numerous sources.
No. of Trays: This is the number of trays included with the dehydrator as packaged by the manufacturer.
Expandable: Indicates whether the dehydrator can be expanded by adding more trays. Note that additional trays must be purchased separately. See individual product reviews for complete details.
Adjustable Thermostat: Indicates whether unit includes a built-in adjustable thermostat.
Timer: Indicates whether unit includes a built-in automated timer.
Wattage: Wattage of the dehydrator.
Dimensions: These measurements are for the outer dimensions of the dehydrator. This is not the actual available drying space of the interior.
Price Range: These general price ranges are listed to help you narrow down your choices as you compare food dehydrators. To check the actual current price of any model, just click the figure in the “Price Range” column. Each “Under $___” is a link that will take you directly to the product page so you be sure to get today’s price (for your convenience, that page will open in a new window).