The Professional 600Series mixer is good for a frequent baker who utilizes mixers every day. It is made for a heavy use, dense mixtures as well as for grinding and pasta making. This mixer has 10 speed settings, is 4 pounds heavier than the Artisan series, has stainless steel 6 quart mixing bowl and much more powerful motor at 575 W, when compared to Hamilton and KitchenAid Artisan series.
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Pro Can handle tough mixing
The attachments are sturdy for mixing and kneading large quantities of dough without overheating or slowing down.
Pro It does not produce a lot of noise
For a mixer which weighs 28 pounds and has a power of 575 Watts, it does not produce as much noise as some other stand mixers of similar size.
Pro Thorough bowl coverage for comprehensive mixing
The mixer has 67-Point Planetary Mixing Action which means 67 touchpoints per rotation around the bowl for ingredient incorporation. The beater, dough hook, and wire whip rotates around the bowl, giving great bowl coverage for comprehensive mixing.
Pro Compatible with a variety of attachments
The power hub fits optional attachments from food grinders to pasta makers and more. This will suit anyone who wants a mixer with added benefits.
Pro A variety of speed settings for everyday mixing
It comes with 10 speed settings to suit any prepping job - from mixing large quantities of ingredients, to kneading bread, to mixing liquid mixtures.
Pro Turns off when not in use
The mixer has auto shut-off for those who sometimes forget to turn the mixer off.
Pro Style to suit everyone
It comes in more than 10 colors to suit anyone's design preference.
Pro Suitable for most mixing needs
The mixer comes with burnished metal flat beater, PowerKnead spiral dough hook and 6-wire whisk, which make most of the mixing easy.
Pro Clean, hassle free mixing with no mess
The pouring/splatter shield which comes with the mixer, allows to add ingredients without a mess. The shield prevents splashing, when creating thin or liquid mixtures.
Con It does not mix all the ingredients at the bottom of the bowl
The beater doesn't come close enough to the bowl on the lower sides, which means some ingredients might not mix fully.
Con It is heavy
Weighing at 28 pounds, this mixer is best left in a convenient place for easy access when needed, as it is on the heavy side.
Con It does not have dual voltage
The mixer comes with USA voltage (110 V), therefore cannot be used abroad without an adapter.