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Secura Electric Kettle SWK-1701DA vs Topwit Electric Kettle T630 Side-by-Side Comparison

Our review shows which electric kettle is better. The stainless steel double-walled Secura Electric Kettle SWK-1701DA or the glass Topwit Electric Kettle T630?

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Secura Electric Kettle SWK-1701DA

Topwit Electric Kettle T630

Secura Electric Kettle SWK-1701DA vs Topwit Electric Kettle T630

Overall Verdict

Ranking by
OverallScore Performance40% Design25% Usability35% ScoreOverall 40%Performance 25%Design 35%Usability Secura Electric Ket...Topwit Electric Ket...7.77.87.67.66.77.25.96.6
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The stainless steel double-wall Secura Electric Kettle SWK-1701DA and the glass Topwit Electric Kettle T630 both have some unique design features. However, the Secura’s made it our best stainless steel choice while the Topwit’s weren’t really useful.

The Secura kettle excels in heat retention thanks to its double-wall construction, which also ensures safety by remaining cool to the touch during boiling. Meanwhile, the Topwit has a rare 2 L capacity and a cheaper price to boot.

Unfortunately, even considering its lower power output, the Topwit's slow boiling speed is a major weakness for an electric kettle. On the bright side, it’s top tier in terms of quietness and consumes noticeably less electricity than the Secura during boiling.

The Secura's holed filter isn’t the most effective but it’s still better than the Topwit which has none. However, the Secura does lack a visible water-level indicator on the exterior that the Topwit has, though it does have measurement markings inside.

Pros & Cons

  • Cool-to-touch exterior
  • Double-walled heat retention
  • No plastic contact with water
  • Fast to boil
  • Affordable
  • Large lid opening
  • Extra large capacity
  • Low price tag
  • Quiet boiling phase
  • Light weight
  • Easy to use
  • Energy consumption
  • No water-level markings
  • Inconvenient flip-lock lid
  • Slow boiling time
  • No limescale filter
  • No cord storage

Key Specs

Dimensions
L8.86 x W6.34 xH10.70 inches
L8.46 x W5.83 x H9.25
Weight
2.5 lbs (1.1 kg)
2.3 lbs (1.0 kg)
Material
Stainless steel interior, BPA-free plastic exterior
Glass and BPA-free plastic
Capacity
57.5 fl oz (1.7 L)
67.6 fl oz (2.0 L)
Power
1500 W
1000 W
Cord Placement
Base (cordless carafe)
Base (cordless carafe)

Where to Buy

Price at publication
$31.75
$23.26

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Analysis and Test Results

Performance

Overall Performance Scoring
7.8
7.2

Boiling Time

7.8
6.0
1.5 liter of water boiling inside the Secura Electric Stainless Steel Double-Wall Kettle (SWK-1701DA). The digital timer displays 07 minutes and 14 seconds.
1.5 liters of water boiling inside the Topwit Glass Electric Tea Kettle T630. The digital timer displays 08 minutes and 54 seconds.
Room Temperature
80°F (26.7°C)
80°F (26.7°C)
Water Volume
50.72 fl. oz. (1.5 liters)
50.72 fl. oz. (1.5 liters)
Boiling Time
7m 14s
8m 54s

Energy Consumption

7.0
8.0
The power meter reads the energy consumption of the Secura Electric Stainless Steel Double-Wall Kettle (SWK-1701DA) to be 155 Wh.
The power meter reads the energy consumption of the Topwit Glass Electric Tea Kettle T630 to be 150 Wh.
Voltage
114 V
112 V
Current
11.26 A
8.749 A
Power
1280 W
997 W
Energy Consumption
155 Wh
150 Wh

Noise Level

8.6
9.6
The Secura Electric Stainless Steel Double-Wall Kettle (SWK-1701DA) is boiling 1.5 liters of water. The noise meter displays the maximum sound pressure level to be 74.5 dB. The power meter reads 114 V, 11.26 A, 1.28 kW, 70 Wh, 50 Hz, and 1.0 PF.
The Topwit Glass Electric Tea Kettle T630 is boiling 1.5 liters of water. The noise meter displays the maximum sound pressure level to be 64.1 dB.
Noise Level
74.5 dB
64.1 dB

Keep Warm

8.5
7.0
On the right is a Thermo Pro two-probe digital thermometer displaying 205°F for both probes. In the middle is the Secura Electric Stainless Steel Double-Wall Kettle (SWK-1701DA) with 1.5 liters of water and two probes inside. On the right is a digital timer displaying 5 minutes on the countdown.
On the right is a Thermo Pro two-probe digital thermometer displaying 202°F and 204°F. In the middle is the Topwit Glass Electric Tea Kettle T630 with 1.5 liters of water and two probes inside. On the right is a digital timer on a 5 minute countdown.
After 5 Minutes
205°F / 96.5°C
202°F / 95°C

Design

Overall Design Scoring
7.6
5.9

In the Box

On the upper right is the Secura Electric Stainless Steel Double-Wall Kettle (SWK-1701DA). On the left is a cardboard box. Below the kettle, on the right is an instruction manual and on the left is the power base.
On the upper right is the Topwit Glass Electric Tea Kettle T630. On the left is a cardboard box. Below the kettle, on the right is an instruction manual and on the left is the power base.

Dimensions

The Secura Electric Stainless Steel Double-Wall Kettle (SWK-1701DA) is 8.86 inches in length, 6.34 inches in width, and 10.70 inches in height.
The Topwit Glass Electric Tea Kettle T630 is 8.46 inches in length, 5.83 inches in width, and 9.25 inches in height.
Length
8.9" (22.5 cm)
8.5" (21.5 cm)
Width
6.3" (16.1 cm)
5.8" (14.8 cm)
Height
10.7" (27.2 cm)
9.3" (23.5 cm)
Weight
2.5 lbs (1.1 kg)
2.3 lbs (1.0 kg)

Carafe

7.0
6.0
The carafe of the Secura Electric Stainless Steel Double-Wall Kettle (SWK-1701DA) sitting on top of its power base.
The carafe of the Secura Electric Stainless Steel Double-Wall Kettle (SWK-1701DA) sitting on top of its power base.
The opening diameter of the Secura Electric Stainless Steel Double-Wall Kettle (SWK-1701DA) is 4.92 inches.
The maximum water level indicator on the interior wall of the Secura Electric Stainless Steel Double-Wall Kettle (SWK-1701DA).
The stainless steel V-shaped spout of the Secura Electric Stainless Steel Double-Wall Kettle (SWK-1701DA).
The carafe of the Topwit Glass Electric Tea Kettle T630 sitting on top of its power base.
The carafe of the Topwit Glass Electric Tea Kettle T630 sitting on top of its power base.
The heating plate with a LED ring around it of the Topwit Glass Electric Tea Kettle T630.
The heating plate with a LED ring around it glowing blue of the Topwit Glass Electric Tea Kettle T630.
The glass V-shaped spout of the Topwit Glass Electric Tea Kettle T630.
The lid opening diameter of the Topwit Glass Electric Tea Kettle T630 is 4.53 inches.
The plastic white bottom of the Topwit Glass Electric Tea Kettle T630.
Capacity
57.5 fl oz (1.7 L)
67.6 fl oz (2.0 L)
Weight
2.1 oz (59 g)
1.9 lbs (0.8 kg)
Materials
Stainless steel interior, BPA-free plastic exterior
Borosilicate glass
Spout
V-shaped
V-shaped
Opening Diameter
4.9" (12.5 cm)
3.54 in. (9 cm)
LED Ring
No
Blue
Filter
Built-in holes
No
Water Level Markings
No
Yes
Tea Infuser
No
No

Handle

7.0
7.0
A hand holding the Secura Electric Stainless Steel Double-Wall Kettle (SWK-1701DA).
A hand holding the Secura Electric Stainless Steel Double-Wall Kettle (SWK-1701DA).
The button for the pop-up lid of the Secura Electric Stainless Steel Double-Wall Kettle (SWK-1701DA) located on its handle.
A hand holding the Topwit Glass Electric Tea Kettle T630 by its handle.
Materials
Cool-touch BPA-free plastic
Cool-touch BPA-free plastic
Type
Cool-touch, anti-slip
Cool-touch, anti-slip

Lid

8.0
6.0
The pop-up lid of the Secura Electric Stainless Steel Double-Wall Kettle (SWK-1701DA).
The pop-up lid of the Secura Electric Stainless Steel Double-Wall Kettle (SWK-1701DA).
The pop-up lid of the Secura Electric Stainless Steel Double-Wall Kettle (SWK-1701DA) opens at an 75° angle.
The hinge of the pop-up lid of the Secura Electric Stainless Steel Double-Wall Kettle (SWK-1701DA).
The white clip-lock lid of the Topwit Glass Electric Tea Kettle T630.
The white clip-lock lid of the Topwit Glass Electric Tea Kettle T630.
The clip-lock lid of the Topwit Glass Electric Tea Kettle T630 opens at an 80° angle.
Materials
BPA-free plastic
BPA-free plastic and 304 stainless steel
Type
Hinged
Hinged
Open Mechanism
Push-button pop-up
Push-button clip-lock

Base

9.0
5.0
The top of the power base of the Secura Electric Stainless Steel Double-Wall Kettle (SWK-1701DA).
The top of the power base of the Secura Electric Stainless Steel Double-Wall Kettle (SWK-1701DA).
The bottom of the power base of the Secura Electric Stainless Steel Double-Wall Kettle (SWK-1701DA) has a cord storage but was missing two out of its three small anti-slip rubber pads.
The top of the power base of the Topwit Glass Electric Tea Kettle T630.
The top of the power base of the Topwit Glass Electric Tea Kettle T630.
The bottom of the power base of the Topwit Glass Electric Tea Kettle T630.
Materials
BPA-free plastic
BPA-free plastic
Type
Swivel 360°
Swivel 360°
Cord Storage
Yes
Yes

Power Cord

The two-pronged flat power cord of the Secura Electric Stainless Steel Double-Wall Kettle (SWK-1701DA) is 33.66 inches long (85.5cm.
The three-pronged round power cord of the Topwit Glass Electric Tea Kettle T630 is 22.83 inches long (58 cm).
Type
three-pronged plug
three-pronged plug
Power
1500 W
1000 W
Rated Output
120 V ~ 60 Hz
120 V ~ 60 Hz
Cord Placement
Base
Base
Cord Length
33.7" (85.5 cm)
22.83 in. (58 cm)

Usability

Overall Usability Scoring
7.6
6.6

User Control

7.0
7.0
The clear plastic power switch of the Secura Electric Stainless Steel Double-Wall Kettle (SWK-1701DA).
The handle of the Topwit Glass Electric Tea Kettle T630 has a power switch.
Control
One touch
One touch
Indicator Light
Blue LED
No
Display
No
No
Temperature Control
No
No
Presets
No
No
Keep Warm
No
No
Automatic Shut-Off
Yes
Yes
Boil-Dry Protection
Yes
Yes

Ease of Use

9.0
7.0
A person in a grey shirt pouring water from the Secura Electric Stainless Steel Double-Wall Kettle (SWK-1701DA) into a glass.
A hand pouring water from the Topwit Glass Electric Tea Kettle T630 into a glass of black tea.

Cleaning

5.0
5.0
A hand holding a tissue wiping the interior of the Secura Electric Stainless Steel Double-Wall Kettle (SWK-1701DA).
A person in a white shirt holding the Topwit Glass Electric Tea Kettle T630 by its handle on one hand and the other hand wiping the carafe interior with a piece of tissue. On the right is a bottle of white vinegar.

Behind the Comparison

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