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Anova Precision Vacuum Sealer Pro vs GERYON Vacuum Sealer E2900-MS Side-by-Side Comparison

The Anova Precision Vacuum Sealer Pro, with a sturdier and more well-built design, as well as high suction performance is an easy pick when paired with the GERYON E2900-MS … if not only for its high price.

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Anova Precision Vacuum Sealer Pro

GERYON Vacuum Sealer E2900-MS

Anova Precision Vacuum Sealer Pro vs GERYON Vacuum Sealer E2900-MS

Overall Verdict

The Anova Precision Vacuum Sealer Pro easily takes the top spot as the best food vacuum sealer. It is pricier than the GEREYON E2900-MS, but our reviewers found that it performs better and has a more luxurious design.

While the GERYON E2900-MS has some merits, like a removable lid that makes cleaning easier, we still recommend the Anova Precision Vacuum Sealer Pro because it excels in food sealing, thanks to its much stronger suction power. Our reviewers also noted that it has better overall build quality and is easier to use compared to the GERYON E2900-MS.

The only drawback is its higher price, which may not be acceptable to everyone. However, between the two, we’re certain that the extra investment in the Anova Precision Vacuum Sealer Pro will make you far happier than the GERYON E2900-MS.

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Pros & Cons

  • Powerful performance in the dry test
  • Suction is strong in the moist test, but gentle enough not to crush the mango slices
  • Rated for liquid
  • Sleek, elegant design
  • Comes with extra features (bag compartment and cutter)
  • Fairly affordable
  • Decent build quality, with simple-to-use and responsive control panel
  • The lid is detachable for easier cleaning
  • Has a good safety rating
  • Relatively smooth using experience
  • Relatively dim indicator lights
  • Doesn’t come with a chime
  • Doesn’t have bag hooks
  • The lid lock is difficult to operate one-handed
  • Loud (85.5 dBA)
  • Dim indicator lights

Key Specs

Suction strength
67 kPA (Dry) / 43-45 kPA (Moist)
46-44 kPA (Dry)/9-24 kPA (Moist)
Working time
14 (Dry)/39-41s (Moist)
19-20s (Dry)/21-24s (Moist)
Dimensions
L 15.5 x W 7.1 x H 4.3 inches
14.4 x 5.5 x 2.56 inches
Weight
5.0 lbs (2.3 kg)
2.6 pound
Warranty
2 years
2 years

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Analysis and Test Results

Performance

Overall Performance Scoring
7.8
5.2

Dry Food Test

8.9
5.6
The Anova Precision Pro performing the first dry test with black rice grains. It achieved a peak suction of 67 kPA in 14 seconds.
The Anova Precision Pro performing the first dry test with black rice grains. It achieved a peak suction of 67 kPA in 14 seconds.
The Anova Precision Pro performing the first dry test with black rice grains. It achieved a peak suction of 67 kPA in 14 seconds.
The Anova Precision Pro performing the second dry test. Peak suction was still at 67 kPA according to our vacuum gauge and the sealer finished its working cycle in precisely 14 seconds like before.
The GERYON E2900-MS sealer during the first dry food test where we use it to pack black rice grains. The sealer achieved a peak suction of 46 kPA in a 20-second working cycle.
The GERYON E2900-MS sealer during the first dry food test where we use it to pack black rice grains. The sealer achieved a peak suction of 46 kPA in a 20-second working cycle.
The GERYON E2900-MS during the second dry food test. Suction is lower in this test compared to the first one, achieving a peak of 44 kPA in a 19-second working cycle.
Suction Mode
N/A
Normal
Food Mode
Dry
Dry
Suction Strength
67 kPA (1) - 67 kPA (2)
46 kPA (1) - 44 kPA (2)
Cycle Time
14s (1) - 14s (2)
20s (1) - 19s (2)

Moist Food Test

6.1
4.7
The Anova Precision Pro as it’s performing the first moist food test. It achieved a peak suction of 45 kPA in a working cycle lasting 41 seconds.
The Anova Precision Pro as it’s performing the first moist food test. It achieved a peak suction of 45 kPA in a working cycle lasting 41 seconds.
The Anova Precision Pro as it’s performing the first moist food test. It achieved a peak suction of 45 kPA in a working cycle lasting 41 seconds.
The Anova Precision Pro as it is performing the second moist food test. It achieved a peak 43 kPA suction power in a working cycle lasting 39 seconds.
The GERYON E2900-MS during the first moist food test session where we used it to pack fresh mango slices. It exhibited a peak suction of just 9 kPA in a 21-second working cycle.
The GERYON E2900-MS during the first moist food test session where we used it to pack fresh mango slices. It exhibited a peak suction of just 9 kPA in a 21-second working cycle.
The second test of the GERYON E2900-MS in the moist food test went more smoothly. Suction is higher this time around, peaking at 24 kPA in a 24-second working cycle.
Suction Mode
N/A
Gentle
Food Mode
Moist
Moist
Suction Strength
45 kPA (1) - 43 kPA (2)
9 kPA (1) - 24 kPA (2)
Cycle Time
41s (1) - 39s (2)
21s (1) - 24s (2)

Design

Overall Design Scoring
9.8
7.3

In the Box

The content of the Anova Precision Pro’s shipping box, which includes a roll of plastic bag, an accessory air hose, and a simple user manual.
The content of the GERYON E2900-MS shipping box, which comes in a simple cardboard box. There’s a roll and a few sheets of pre-cut plastic bags, air hose and adapter, and documentations.

Dimensions

The Anova Precision Pro, being a full-size vacuum sealer, may take up quite a lot of countertop space with a length of 15.5 inches, a width of 7.1 inches, and a height of 4.3 inches.
Dimensions Geryon Vacuum Sealer
Weight
5.0 lbs (2.3 kg)
2.6 lbs (1.2 kg)
Length
15.5" (39.4 cm)
14.4" (36.6 cm)
Width
7.1" (18.0 cm)
5.5" (14.0 cm)
Height
4.3" (10.9 cm)
2.6" (6.5 cm)

Build Quality

10
8.0
The interior of the Anova Precision Pro is all-black, except for the high-vis orange sticker that marks where the heating bar is.
The interior of the Anova Precision Pro is all-black, except for the high-vis orange sticker that marks where the heating bar is.
All of the components in the interior of the sealer are very well-built.
The underside of the Anova Precision Pro. It has non-slip feet in all four corners, as well as a small compartment near the back to tuck the power cord inside for easier storage.
The GERYON E2900-MS sealer looks rather cheap. Its lid may seem like metal, but it's actually a plastic plate with a metal-like finish.
The GERYON E2900-MS sealer looks rather cheap. Its lid may seem like metal, but it's actually a plastic plate with a metal-like finish.
White non-slip feet attached to the four corners of the GERYON E2900-MS sealer’s bottom.

Control Panel

10
7.5
The indicator lights of the Anova Precision Pro can be a little bit dim if you place the sealer under harsh light sources or direct sunlight through a window.
The indicator lights of the Anova Precision Pro can be a little bit dim if you place the sealer under harsh light sources or direct sunlight through a window.
The control panel of the Anova Precision Pro, with function buttons arranged neatly in a row in three distinct groupings.
The control panel is made up of six touch-sensitive buttons. There are indicator lights on top of the “Mode” and “Food” buttons to help you select the correct settings.
The control panel is made up of six touch-sensitive buttons. There are indicator lights on top of the “Mode” and “Food” buttons to help you select the correct settings.
You can plug an air hose into the accessory port and use it in conjunction with the “Canister” button to the far left of the control panel.
Button Type
Physical
Touch-sensitive
Number of Buttons
7
6
Number of Modes
2
4

Lid

10
9.0
The handle lock of the Anova Precision Pro in the “Open” position. When raised, you can open and close the lid as normal.
The handle lock of the Anova Precision Pro in the “Open” position. When raised, you can open and close the lid as normal.
The handle lock of the Anova Precision Pro in the “Locked” position. The lid is solidly anchored to the housing and can no longer be opened.
The locks on either side of the Anova Precision Pro’s lid. These can be operated by lifting or pressing down on the handle above.
The lid of the GERYON E2900-MS is easily detachable, making it convenient to clean the bottom part of the sealer where all the electronics are located.
The lid of the GERYON E2900-MS is easily detachable, making it convenient to clean the bottom part of the sealer where all the electronics are located.
You can plug an air hose into the accessory port and use it in conjunction with the “Canister” button to the far left of the control panel.
Lid Lock
Handle lock
Latch lock

Extra Features

8.0
0.0
Inside the Anova Precision Pro is a large compartment that you can use to store a roll of plastic bag. There is a flip-down cutter for you to cut out any length of bag that you want.
Inside the Anova Precision Pro is a large compartment that you can use to store a roll of plastic bag. There is a flip-down cutter for you to cut out any length of bag that you want.
Bag Cutter
Yes
No
Bag Holder
Yes
No
Bag Hooks
No
No
Removable Drip Tray
No
No

Usability

Overall Usability Scoring
8.6
7.3

Ease of Use

9.0
7.0
The lid and the handle lock are easy to operate with just one hand.
The lid and the handle lock are easy to operate with just one hand.
The Anova Precision Pro has a handle lock, which greatly simplifies the operation of the sealer and enables one-handed lid locking and release.

Safety & Noise

8.0
9.0
Anova has thoughtfully included a bright, high-vis orange sticker across the heating bar as a safety precaution.
Anova has thoughtfully included a bright, high-vis orange sticker across the heating bar as a safety precaution.
Our noise level meter recorded a peak loudness of 85.5 dBA during a dry food test, under normal suction mode.
Maximum Noise Level
83 dBA
85.5 dBA

Indicator Lights and Chime

7.0
7.0
The indicator lights are built into the individual button. The Dry vacuuming mode is on at the moment.
The light indicators of the Geryon E2900-MS can be seen here. The “Normal” and “Dry” lights are currently lit.
Number of Indicators
9
7
Progress Bar
Yes
No
Chime
No
No

Behind the Comparison

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