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4.5 | 435 Reviews

GE® 1.6 Cu. Ft. Countertop Microwave Oven

GE Appliances JES1657DMWW

Features

  • 1.6 cu. ft. capacity
  • Sensor cooking controls
  • Weight and time defrost
  • Turntable

Quick Specs

  • Type: Microwave
  • Style: Countertop
  • Width: 21.75"
  • Height: 12.875"
  • Depth: 17.75"
  • Energy Star Rated: No
  • Microwave Capacity: 1.6 cu. ft.
  • Microwave Wattage: 1150.0 watts
  • Recessed Turntable: Yes
  • WiFi Connected: No

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Sensor cooking controls

Automatically adjusts time and power for delicious cooking results

1.6 cu. ft. capacity 1150 Watts (IEC-705 test procedure)

Sensor cooking controls Automatically adjusts time and power for delicious cooking results

Weight and time defrost Simply enter the weight of the food, and the oven automatically sets the optimal defrosting time and power level or set your desired time for defrosting

Turntable Rotates food throughout the cycle

Instant On controls One-touch instant operation

Control lockout Helps prevent accidental activation

Add 30 seconds Increases cooking times with one touch

Timer on/off Minute timer helps keep you on track

Features

  • 1.6 cu. ft. capacity
  • Sensor cooking controls
  • Weight and time defrost
  • Turntable
  • Instant On controls
  • Control lockout
  • Add 30 seconds
  • Timer on/off
CAPACITY
Total Capacity (cubic feet) 1.6
Unit Capacity Family-Size
FILTER
App Filter - Wattage 1100 and Above
App Filter - Control Type Electronic touchpad
App Filter - Voltage 120V
App Filter - Capacity Microwave Medium (1.5 - 1.8 cu. ft.)
App Filter - Cooking Technology Microwave Only
App Filter - Product Type Microwave Countertop
App Filter - Convection No
APPEARANCE
Case Color White
Installation Countertop
Door Color White
Color Appearance White
POWER / RATINGS
Electrical Input - 120V Watts 1600
Electrical Input - 120V Amperage 14.5
WARRANTY
Warranty Notes See written warranty for full details
Parts Warranty Limited 1-year entire appliance
Labor Warranty Limited 1-year entire appliance
WEIGHTS & DIMENSIONS
Net Weight 39.0
Overall Depth 17.75
Overall Width 21.75
Overall Height 12.875
Approximate Shipping Weight 44.0
Depth with Door Open 90° 38.5
Cavity (W x H x D) 16-5/8 x 10-1/4 x 16-3/4
FEATURES
Cooking System Turntable
Cooking Technology Microwave
Microwave Convenience Cooking Controls Defrost: Weight/Time
Pizza
Turntable Size 13.625
Microwave Watts (IEC-705) 1150.0
Control Type Electronic Touch
Instant On Controls 1-6 Minutes
Control Features Add 30 Seconds (Instant-On)
Cancel/Off
Cavity Light
Clear/Off
Clock - 12 Hr.
Control Lock
Cooking Complete Reminder
Express Cook - Instant-On 1-6 Minutes
Start/Pause
Time Cook I & II
Timer On/Off
Weight & Time Defrost
Power Levels 10
Turntable Glass
Product Type Countertop Microwave
Electronic Digital Display with Clock Yes
Microwave Sensor Cooking Controls Beverage (Instant-On)
Dinner Plate
Popcorn (Instant-On)
Potato (Instant-On)
Reheat (Instant-On)
Vegetables (Instant-On)

Quick Specs


  • Appearance

  • Type: Microwave
  • Style: Countertop

  • Dimensions

  • Width: 21.75"
  • Height: 12.875"
  • Depth: 17.75"

  • Features

  • Energy Star Rated: No
  • Microwave Capacity: 1.6 cu. ft.
  • Microwave Wattage: 1150.0 watts
  • Recessed Turntable: Yes
  • WiFi Connected: No

Quick Specs

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4.5 out of 5

90% of reviewers recommend this product.

5 Stars

We love it so far...

Hthr 6/5/2020

This little microwave is small enough to fit the space But also has the wattage i want and also nice features
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5 Stars

Easy to use, intuitive controls.

dsj1974 6/3/2020

Excellent product! Easy to use controls, simple to operate, easy to clean, easy to read key pad, fits under our cabinets, fits on our counter top.
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5 Stars

Cooks pop corn perfect

Ricks rocks 6/2/2020

I've always liked GE PRODUCTS. They last a long time and provide long lasting performance.
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5 Stars

Great Product!

LS56 6/2/2020

We love our new microwave. Our last microwave was a GE and was a great, dependable appliance which operated well for several years. It was a no brainer when it was time to purchase a new one.
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5 Stars

Happy with the purchase!

BevGuy 6/2/2020

Have not had any issues with our purchase! Works great!
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1 Stars

Terrible

tlgosine 6/2/2020

this microwave was a replacement gif kndvthat lasted 5 months. The second line lasted 8 days. Needless to say I had to return it again and buy a different brand
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No, I do not recommend this product

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4 Stars

Very handy

Katiam 6/2/2020

I owned the previous model for 13 years and never had an issue. Hope this one lasts as well!
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5 Stars

Great Size

Darlene S 6/2/2020

Great microwave especially because you can make microwave lazagne and it tastes delicious.
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4 Stars

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joooooooooooe 6/2/2020

too new to tell, will have to wait for a review until longer time elapses
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5 Stars

Nice features

BamaBelle54 5/29/2020

I like the compactness of this microwave. It is powerful but doesn't take up a lot of space. The versatility of the oven is also a great plus!
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2 Stars

It cooks a little hotter than my old one

JHJAMESTOWN 5/28/2020

You have to push the buttons hard, the clock light is very dim, hard to see, unlike my old one, the microwave sweats during each thing cooked which I really don't like, unlike my old one.. The door close's really loud unlike my old one. It looks like you would make them better not worse. The ONLY thing I like about it, is it cooks a little hotter than my old one
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No, I do not recommend this product

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5 Stars

Just right

Lgollar 5/27/2020

Nice size for larger portions and power size. Lots of options if you are a microwave chef. Love the 30 sec button, for the on the fly warmup.
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5 Stars

Love my new Microwave!!

Willowbear121 5/27/2020

Had to get adjusted to using this microwave,really impressed with the way it heats,our old one didn't do near as good,Love,Love,Love!!
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5 Stars

Excellent product!

Sherbie68 5/27/2020

Excellent microwave with power to cook food, not just reheat. My previous two units did not have sufficient wattage to do anything other than reheat. I love my GE microwave! It also came in white, not as a special order. I've done the stainless look and I hate it!
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4 Stars

Very powerful

L J V 5/26/2020

It is large enough to cook a casserole in and very quick to defrost frozen items.
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5 Stars

Powerful and easy to learn

Red riding hood 5/26/2020

This microwave replaced my previous GE microwave of 15 + years. This is easy to work and plenty powerful.
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5 Stars

Great quality for price paid.

debpm59 5/26/2020

This is a great value. Has good features. The only complaint is the odd wattage of 1150 which does not match cooking times on most microwave products which is usually 1000, 1100, 1200 etc.
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5 Stars

Perfect Size for our family

keithl914 5/26/2020

Our old microwave conked out and we needed a replacement fast. The GE model was one that was available at our local store. I compared it to the other ones available and the GE model won hands-down for features, size, color, price, etc. We have had it for just over a month and are very happy with it. It has a modern appearance and the keypad is laid out simply. It also heats the food well, too.
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5 Stars

Good features

B777737 5/26/2020

Works well, no problems. I was concerned someone thought the light inside was dim, but seems fine to me
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5 Stars

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Teddy P 5/25/2020

I like this microwave, It is not expensive and it has a good space inside to heat your food. It is a bit noisy but still quieter than other brands. My previous GE lasted 24 years. I do not know yet how long this one will last. Time will tell. I will be back.
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5 Stars

Great power!

Sportstr907 5/23/2020

Great price, better microwave! It's so big & powerful & awesome! We love it!
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3 Stars

Day one

CliffPal 5/22/2020

After one day it is still working. How can a person review a product after only one day?
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4 Stars

Solid machine

WolfStar 5/20/2020

Nice machine, basic features works well. Neutral color
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Yes, I recommend this product

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5 Stars

Dependable

Carlos 101 5/19/2020

For the size well designed and functional &built for the most part.
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4 Stars

Great size

Sriijun 5/19/2020

Nice microwave, just the right size I needed. Good looking. Only negatives are, the inside light is dim and there is no mute button on the panel ;(
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5 Stars

Great Features, love the options I have,

HappyJ 5/19/2020

I really love this microwave the ease of just hitting the sensor buttons and the express cooking buttons makes it so much easier than trying to punch the minutes or seconds in. I did popcorn and it came out perfect, also reheat on my coffee was great too. The size is perfect and the price was great.
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5 Stars

Perfect size plenty power

Mikeb97 5/19/2020

Great microwave. Looks nice too. Glad we replaced it when our 20 year old smaller model.
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5 Stars

Great product

DaveyD13 5/19/2020

Great product,long lasting and easy to use.My whole family loves to use this microwave.
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5 Stars

Great Features!!

Luvs2 5/19/2020

We bought this microwave to replace our Kenmore Microwave, which we had had for 15+ years. So far, we love All the neat quick cook buttons you can use (popcorn or baked potato). I am glad that I purchased this this microwave/and extended warranty.
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5 Stars

Great features

Costar 5/19/2020

Much quieter than my previous one. Love the size.
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5 Stars

fast heating for the job requested.

rwinthesouth 5/17/2020

This was a replacement for my last 8 year old GE microwave. Very happy with this product and company.
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5 Stars

Works flawlessly and efficiently

RML Tracker 5/17/2020

Easy to use with intuitive keyboard controls. Has all the features I needed. Has been running flawlessly and efficiently. Heats food in less time than my previous microwave.
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5 Stars

Great microwave

Ed762 5/15/2020

This microwave heats food real fast and you can do it in less time.
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5 Stars

everything you need in a microwave

MikeMLV 5/13/2020

We needed a new microwave fast and this was the best one reviewed. It works great with the exception of one thing. It seems as if it gets too hot at full power when reheating items. We've tried it at power level 8 or 9 for reheating and that seems to work fine. It also works fine at full power when cooking frozen dinners. All in all, this is the most convenient and easy to use microwave that I've ever owned.
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5 Stars

GE great brand choice

Luckeyjude 5/13/2020

22 years ago we bought the house were are in, it was 1 year old and all appliances were GE I have the same appliances today that were here when we bought it, two weeks after moving in the microwave we had died so I bought a GE. Tens years later it died so we got another GE and just last month after a 12 year run with that one we had to replace it so of course we bought another GE and love it.
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5 Stars

Ease of use

Bulldog59 5/13/2020

Great microwave and value for money. Good features.
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5 Stars

Microwave

Road Kingrrikk 5/12/2020

Multi functional, plenty of settings, quite operation.
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4 Stars

Killer machine!

PapaGuns 5/12/2020

This is a very powerful machine! Be careful following package directions, start out with a lower time and work your way up. Also has very accurate pre-sets that work great. Highly recommend.
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5 Stars

Has all the features I require

climbing rose 5/12/2020

It fit the limited space I have and the customer service was superb!
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5 Stars

Great microwave

Joebaby 5/12/2020

We are satisfied with this microwave, it is operating as expected.
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5 Stars

Great Product

Jmky 5/12/2020

Microwave is powerful and easy to use. It is very spacious for cooking in larger dishes. It is also relatively quiet for a microwave.
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3 Stars

It meets our need for a counter top microwave

Grassypond 5/12/2020

The Microwave works well. The control letterning is too small for us to read at our age. If it was larger this would be an excellent machine.This was the only microwave that was white in color and that's what we wanted without traveling 50 mile round trip.
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5 Stars

Great Microwave

JandJ2020 5/12/2020

This model is replacing a very simular model we have had for 13 years. I was in a custome built cabinate so it had to be almost the same size. It was exactly what we needed and love the new style compared to the other one. Very very quite also. Didn't think it was working the first time we used it.
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5 Stars

Small but mighty!

Savvydapunch 5/12/2020

1110watts. Watch closely if you're used o Lower wattage. Nice features, very legible controls.
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5 Stars

Very Happy Owner

CasaAlcoa 5/12/2020

This microwave replaces a 20 year old GE microwave. A bit larger, but fits within an under counter 24" wide base cabinet, with door.
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5 Stars

A versatile machine

SandyTom 5/12/2020

The machine cooks and reheats really well. It cooks vegetables so they are tasty and have good texture. That is my go to standard on microwaves. It does a great job for what I need. Satisfied
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5 Stars

Just what I needed

Peoria Lady 5/12/2020

I have square dinner plates that don't fit most microwave turntables. This one turns them without a problem. Still getting used to the settings and the controls being in different places but love the easy "minute" settings. And the popcorn was just right!
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5 Stars

Works good

Codon79 5/12/2020

Barely fits space make sure you measure its deeper then our last one
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5 Stars

Works great

SDA1 5/12/2020

This oven is higher wattage than my old one and it cooks much faster. That has taken some getting use to but over all a very nice oven for the money. Good quality and good price.
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5 Stars

Lots of choices in presets.

Bastard21 5/11/2020

So far so good. I especially like the reminder beep that something is in the microwave.
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