Technology / Features
Innovative technology, advanced controls and specialized materials, that help you prepare delicious dishes, reduce cleaning time, and assist you through automatic settings.
Cook anywhere on the completely flexible surface with pans of all shapes and sizes.
Explore 63 delicious cooking combinations, with step-by-step cooking guidance, and intelligent sensors that set and adjust the time and temperature for superior results every time.
Providing step-by-step guidance to gourmet dishes, sensors dynamically set the ideal temperature and time for perfect results.
6TH SENSE intelligent sensors detect the pot's temperature, adjusting it according to the programme selected, for perfectly cooked dishes.
Divides the hob into three or four cooking zones, and activates them simultaneously at a pre-set power level. Pans can be moved from one area to another without interacting with the user interface, so dishes can continue cooking at different temperatures for added flexibility.
By simply selecting one of the many Cooking Combinations, MySmartDisplay provides step-by-step assistance in real time. With a choice of food categories and cooking methods on its intuitive, uncluttered interface, MySmartDisplay offers a smart way to achieve the best outcome everytime.
The availability of special cooking functions.
The Grill function is designed to cook your grilled dishes to perfection, thanks to a special heat detector that constantly monitors the cooking temperature.
The Fry function allows you to enjoy delicious, crispy fried dishes, thanks to a special heat detector which constantly monitors the cooking temperature.
Chef Control is an innovative cooking tool that allows you to cook without having to adjust temperatures via the hob. Simply shift the pots around on the cooking surface and enjoy delicious meals!
With a dedicated feature for Moka-style coffee pots, make real Italian espresso in no time at all.
Automatic power settings.
Select the cooking function on your touch display and your hob will automatically adjust the power level accordingly.
Perfect low-heat cooking.
The Melting function allows you to cook at very low temperatures, providing you with the ideal solution for melting chocolate, butter or for cooking light, delicate sauces.
Distinctive aesthetic elements, such as user-friendly graphics, intuitive ergonomic controls, and other attractive design features.
Long lasting shine.
The revolutionary iXelium treatment protects your hob from scratches and corrosion, ensuring a perfect shine, always. And, it's easy to clean: all you need is water and a soft cloth.
Easy grip control knobs are situated on a convenient front control panel.
The Hob's energy rating. The higher the rating, the higher the energy-efficiency of the product.
Faster, energy-efficient cooking.
Induction technology heats the pan, not the hob, reducing energy dispersion by 10%, and providing perfect cooking results.
Unleash your inner chef with the Whirlpool SMP 778 C/NE/IXL 77cm W Collection Induction hob. Thanks to the new 6TH SENSE intelligent sensors, you will experience a whole new way of cooking, with step-by-step assistance all the way to perfect dishes. SmartSense Assisted-Cooking automatically sets the ideal temperature and time for up to 63 cooking combinations, from the most delicate to the most complicated, for perfect results every time. The interactive Assisted Text Display provides complete step-by-step guidance, including real-time tips and alerts to keep you on track. 6TH SENSE Technology continuously checks the temperature, constantly adjusting it according to the dish you’ve chosen to cook. It sets the ideal pan temperature for melting, simmering, frying, griddling or gentle cooking, adapting the power level to your selected method. Our FLEXIFULL hob design ensures that pots and pans of different shapes and sizes can be freely moved on the completely flexible hob surface. New cooking zones can be created, with up to 8 different temperatures used simultaneously or link them together to create one large cooking surface. And as you would expect with a Whirlpool induction hob, the temperature consistency across the cooking zone is completely even, for superior dishes every time. The nanotechnology glass treatment applied to the iXelium full glass surface keeps the hob scratch resistant and easy to clean for an everlasting shine. With timers and boosters for each cooking zone and a Child Lock to keep little hands safe the Whirlpool SMP 778 C/NE/IXL will be a perfect addition to your kitchen.
Buying from one of our retail partners
We recognise that enjoying complete peace of mind is essential when buying your appliance from one of our retail partners.
Which is why we are delighted to offer a 2 year manufacturer's warranty on all Whirlpool appliances plus a 10 year parts guarantee.
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