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4.4 | 829 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
  • Convection Microwave: No
  • 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
  • Convection Microwave: No
  • WiFi Connected: No

Quick Specs

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4.4 out of 5

87% of reviewers recommend this product.

4 Stars

New Microwave

1dbs 6/19/2022

This microwave is a little smaller than the one we replaced. Seems to run okay. My only suggestion would be to put a brighter bulb inside. You can barely see anything when you open the door and once you close it and start cooking you can't see the food because the light is so low.
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5 Stars

Zimshirley

Zimshirley 6/17/2022

Works very good and easy to use. My previous microwave was a GE
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5 Stars

Microwave

Kc B 6/15/2022

Love it. Easy to use and quite. Everything I wanted and expected.
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2 Stars

It works

Bob3141 6/10/2022

It's a microwave. It heats food. It makes funny noises when the food being heated isn't big enough. Timer and clock work. The only real complaint is the plastic over the display didn't come off easily and the manual never covers the odd cases you want... like all the others out there.
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No, I do not recommend this product

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5 Stars

Second one of this model. Great years of service!

BillandBen 6/8/2022

Use the 30 second feature all the time just great value for what you pay
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5 Stars

I Am Really Happy With My GE Purchase

Jeffrey7539 6/8/2022

We are very happy with the microwave oven we purchased recently from GE. It is easy to operate and performs as advertised. We also thought that we got great value for the money we spent on it. We purchased it online and set it up for in-store pickup. Since it was in stock we were able to pick it up the same day. this was another great selling point.
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5 Stars

GE Microwave 1.6 1150

Holiday Hiker 6/5/2022

So far, so good. So far, so good. So far, so good.
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5 Stars

Easy to use

Cooks321 6/4/2022

This microphone does all that I expected it to do. It is easy to use and fulfilled my expectations.
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4 Stars

Very User Friendly

Kath605 6/3/2022

Helpful menu inside door about the most used heating/reheating options.
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5 Stars

love my GE Microwave

don widrig 6/3/2022

I'm very happy with my Ge microwave. Super Buy Price was Right.
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5 Stars

Replacement for my other GE microwave

KI mi 6/2/2022

I bought this after my microwave from 2007 needed replacing. The display screen could be brighter. I decided since the other lasted so long I could trust your product!
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Yes, I recommend this product

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5 Stars

Repeat GE Customer

MJs 1150 Watt Microwave 6/1/2022

This afternoon, my wife cried for HELP! Our microwave Oven had died after nearly 7 years of use. We immediately went to the store to purchase another GE Microwave. Unfortunately, our old model was no longer being offered, so we had to step up to the larger 1150 Watt version. Although this size is probably too powerful for our needs, we are hopeful that it will p[rovide another 7 years of wonderful microwave use.
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Yes, I recommend this product

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5 Stars

Great replacement

Cindy GE 5/31/2022

Meets all my needs. I like the 30 second feature. GE has been a reliable appliance.
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5 Stars

Change power while running.

MGBar 5/30/2022

Very good and pretty. Working quite well so farming
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Yes, I recommend this product

5 Stars

Love my new GE microwave oven

Betty1945 5/28/2022

I love it and had a black previous GE microwave. I believe the white one I chose this time around is less noticeable than my fingerprints and dirt! I am a senior citizen and would have been nice to have large print of all the features. My son found it online and printed it off for me. I even purchased the extended warranty just incase. Elizabeth from TN
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4 Stars

All new features

LauraNokesLang 5/26/2022

This product is different than the one I had before. What a difference 18 years can make! I like the smooth interior, the odd colored light, and the different design on the rotating table. Now that I am old, I will get to depend on the reminders: FOOD, and TURN. I wish it had come with an owner's manual in the box.
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4 Stars

It does what you expect a microwave to do!

Scoobydoo19k 5/26/2022

It heats everything I've thrown in there so far, no Complaints to date!
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5 Stars

Makes food hotter than my old microwave. Love the

Jmc1947 5/25/2022

I like the appearance and how fast it cooks, easy to clean.
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4 Stars

Item looks good and color matches my cabinets

Bancroft 5/14/2022

The door opens easily. I was not able to set the clock properly.
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5 Stars

WORKS PERFECTLY FOR OUR NEEDS

bbburrow 5/13/2022

THIS IS A GREAT PRODUCT. I'M PLEASED WITH IT'S PERFORMANCE
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5 Stars

Nice New Microwave!

nan395 5/2/2022

My old microwave died...so I rushed out to get a new one! Can't live without my microwave!! It's so very easy to operate! Well done GE!
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5 Stars

Perfect Microwave for My Kitchen

Babs35f 4/30/2022

I like the functions of the microwave and perfect mid size to use with multiple foods. It has a nice light and window to view your food while cooking.
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5 Stars

Clean, neat and friendly features

Dave721 4/27/2022

Microwave is quieter than the previous one we had. Also much quieter with great friendly features.
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5 Stars

Good Start

TedApplegate 4/27/2022

Glad to get a product close to cooking suggestions of many frozen foods, which is 1100 watts. This product is 1150 watts.
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4 Stars

good

playtowin 4/25/2022

Old ge lasted 19 yrs. Like old setup better but if this one lasts 19 yrs, Im happy
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5 Stars

Replaced a similar model that lasted 11 years.

Richard G7 4/25/2022

Excellent value. Nice size for a countertop. Not too noisy.
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5 Stars

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Eben27 4/23/2022

I hope it last "like the old-days" products. I have had it only a few months
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5 Stars

Does great!

Rmsundown 4/21/2022

It works great. Great features and size is just what I needed!
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4 Stars

So far, so good.

Cam96 4/19/2022

Seems to be working fine. Popcorn button sticks a little. Other than that, a nice set of features for the price.
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5 Stars

User Friendly

Will615 4/19/2022

Microwave is easy to use! Size is great for our needs.
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5 Stars

Great microwave

AJose 4/18/2022

We just bought this product. It looks and works good so far.
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4 Stars

like the power

OldsterNumber2 4/18/2022

Overall we like the unit. We wanted white and it is one of the few we found.
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5 Stars

Quality microwave

JDuff 4/16/2022

Replaced another brand which had deteriorated almost immediately. Returned that one and bought this one at Lowe's. Reasonable price, identical features but much easier to read the control pad and works well.
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Yes, I recommend this product

5 Stars

Great microwave

Tweety123 4/15/2022

Love the keypad, so easy to use. Only drawback is you have to push the buttons pretty firmly.
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5 Stars

Great Product

Robb500 4/14/2022

Great features easy to use with all the power needed for defrosting, reheating and cooking.
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3 Stars

Hard to press buttons

Patsy P 4/14/2022

Bought this microwave because it was the only white available in my area. Was larger than I wanted. It seems to work fine but I have to REALLY press hard on the buttons which ends up moving the whole unit. I do like the "30 second" button but find the other buttons (start, stop, etc.) hard to use. It would get a higher rating if it wasn't so hard to use. I had a GE microwave many years ago but the interior paint kept peeling off so I'll be closely watching on this new one.
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No, I do not recommend this product

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5 Stars

Great microwave.

Asarch 4/13/2022

Great microwave for our breakroom at work. Many users and all found this easy to learn the functions. Right out of the box, easy to use.
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5 Stars

Just what I was looking for

postmanpaul 4/10/2022

Had a Sharp and went to replace it. The one I got was too big. So I found this and it was just what the Dr. ordered
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5 Stars

Replaced a GE microwave we had over 15 years

Baboo 4/9/2022

Great Quality, more then enough room inside to warm up anything
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No, I do not recommend this product

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5 Stars

Great value

Mfioretti 4/7/2022

Great microwave! Very good value. I would recommend!
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5 Stars

Micro Wave

Paul17078 4/5/2022

We only had it a short time now but so far, we like it, no problems. Would have liked a different color but Lowe's only had white and all out other appliance in our kitchen is beige and black, but we needed one right aways, ours died.
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5 Stars

Great features.

Rt71 4/4/2022

I can use the microwave and timer at the same time. Doesn't vent on the top.
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4 Stars

Study not then it got noisy

Read the Reviews 3/31/2022

I love the sturdiness of this microwave; nothing feels cheap about it. It works well, but a few months in, it started making wobbling noises from underneath the turntable; the turntable stayed steady but something inside/under must have been off. Everything was seated properly inside the microwave, but it made intermittent noises and eventually a screeching sound. It's a product I want to keep, but once it started making a screaming noise, I had it replaced under warranty. Hopefully the replacement will do better. Overall, I love the quality of the microwave-the housing, the heavy electrical cord, the feel of the push button to open the door. It cleans up easily and is an attractive microwave.
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5 Stars

Great Microwave

RevBrdRvs1253 3/31/2022

We wanted a microwave over 1000 watts and did a timed cook with a single touch (1-6 minutes and an added 30-second feature). We got this and much more.
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5 Stars

Great Appliance

Bernsie98 3/30/2022

Great appliance for price and functions. It's also very nice addition to my kitchen. It looks great and works great too!!
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1 Stars

Lasted less than 3 years!

5 Times Mom 3/30/2022

I really loved this microwave. It worked really great UNTIL it didn't! It now quickly blows the electrical breaker. I certainly expect any appliance to last at least 3 years. I should have bought the extended warranty but I have never before needed one. And I have been buying GE microwaves since they first came out in the 70s.
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No, I do not recommend this product

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5 Stars

Great performance

Kitchen ladies 3/29/2022

Works well, heats up fast, easy to use, easy to clean
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1 Stars

Worked 1 week

Another Betty 3/29/2022

I recommend other GE products, and GE is standing behind this one, but it is a dud and should be removed from all stores to protect GE's reputation!
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No, I do not recommend this product

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5 Stars

Great features

Norm300 3/28/2022

The microwave is easy to use. The size is just right for our cooking needs.
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5 Stars

Awesome pictures

Hooch65 3/27/2022

Really enjoying my new microwave very cost efficient low energy easy to use and operate lightweight to move around just the right size couldn't ask for anything better
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