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the Compact Smart Oven®

with Element IQ™

A smaller version of our popular Smart Oven®. This 1800 watt countertop oven has smart features, but takes up less space.

Independent heating elements put the power where it's needed most. Elements adjust automatically for each of the eight preset functions to deliver the right cooking temperature at the right time.

Oven remembers personal preferences as well.

Presets include: toast, bagel, bake, roast, broil, pizza, cookies, and reheat.

Product Dimensions: (L) 16.5" x (D) 15.5" x (H) 10.25" • 16.5lbs

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BOV650XL $179.99
  • Capacity

    12" (30.5cm) Pizza Capacity
    0.6 cu ft interior

  • Element IQ

    Element IQ™ puts the power where it’s needed most. For each of the 8 pre-set programs, Element IQ™ delivers the right power at the right temperature at the right time. And when adjusted for taste, it remembers that, too.

  • Pre-set Functions

    8 pre-set programs: Toast, Bagel, Bake, Roast, Broil, Pizza, Cookies, and Reheat.

  • Nonstick Cavity Coating

    The walls on the inside of the oven feature a non-stick coating for easy cleaning.

  • Additional Features

    Function Dial
    Temperature & Time Dial
    Temperature Conversion Button
    Frozen Foods Defrost Button
    Backlit Easy-Read LCD
    Pull-Out Crumb Tray

  • Included Accessories

    10" × 10" enamel baking pan
    10" × 10" enamel broil rack
    (25cm × 25cm × 25cm)

  • Warranty

    1 Year Limited Product Warranty

  • Dimensions


  • Notes on Features

    Element IQ™ puts the power where it’s needed most. For each of the 8 pre-set programs, Element IQ™ delivers the right power at the right temperature at the right time. And when adjusted for taste, it remembers that, too.

    8 pre-set programs: Toast, Bagel, Bake, Roast, Broil, Pizza, Cookies, and Reheat.

    Backlit Easy-Read LCD calculates the correct time and temperature, illuminating orange during preheating and cooking and blue once the cycle is complete.

  • Innovations

    Element IQ™

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January 5, 2013

Great small oven

"I have had this oven for about a month and love it. It is perfect for 2 people. Love the fact that I can bake potatoes in it and use the large oven for large roasts and turkeys. I also love the toast/bagel settings! I never wanted a toaster oven because I have had them in the past and they were awful. This is certainly not a "toaster oven", but a counter top oven. Two friends that have seen it, bought one. I would highly recommend this product to everyone."

January 5, 2013


"This is our first Smart Oven. We absolutely love it! It is so easy to use. We can fit a frozen pizza in it and it cooks perfectly. The grandkids thought it was cool. The electrical plug has a hole in it...perfect for our arthritic fingers. "

December 23, 2012


"This is the most fantastic appliance I have ever owned. It was ordered after hearing about it on America's Test Kitchen program. I have used it for toast, baked pumpkin pie, appetizers, breakfast rolls....it will do everything. I would highly recommend it. It bakes much better than my big oven. Can see that the oven on my electric stove is going to be sitting idle! Thanks Breville!"

November 14, 2012

Love this Oven!!

"We've had this oven for nearly a year and I absolutely LOVE it! I actually cook in this more than our regular full size oven, which I hate using because it heats up the kitchen. I really like that it has different settings for toast, bagels, baking, broiling, etc. I especially like that you can set whether what you're cooking is frozen or not. We have two younger children, so fixing things like waffles, chicken nuggets, and fish sticks is an absolute breeze. We've cooked frozen pizzas in it several times and they come out wonderfully (the big oven never cooked evenly and the edges would get burned). I had never broiled anything before, but now we make melts for lunch and it works great, although do have to move the rack to the middle position because we pile the melts so high they hit the top burners.

I was worried at first about the price tag - we never paid so much for a toaster. But my husband asked how much I thought we'd use it (to justify the price). We use it literally every day, so that we have more than gotten our money's worth out of it. I wish it did come with an extra wire rack, so they could be cycled through for cleaning. But no worries - I've added that and the cutting board to my Christmas list. :)

If you do anything more than make toast, I would highly recommend this oven. You won't be disappointed!

August 5, 2012


"I just bought the Compact Smart Oven and love it. It is so easy to use.

I had company over and made salmon using the recipe in the book...it cooked it to perfection in 15 minutes.

I owned a DeLonghi for many years and was reluctant to change brands until my neighbor told me about this brand which she bought at Bed, Bath & Beyond. This one is so much better and has so many more functions. I love the pull out tray at the bottom which makes it easy to clean the crumbs that drop. I am sorry I didn't buy this oven sooner.

February 26, 2012

Great product

"After finally tosing out my old T.O. I bought the Breville compact.
Great addtion to my kitchen. Perfect size for me.

Pros: looks great
easy to use
even toast, better than my toaster
Bakes to perfection

Cons: Outsides very hot
First time I pulled out grate, it fell out, but now I have
a handle on it. Hasn't happened since

Totally recommend this product.

December 30, 2011

Cautiously hopeful this one will keep working...

"Save your box, your receipt and be sure to register your oven with Breville. And buy it from a vendor with a good return policy so that you don't have to mail the oven to Breville.
I chose this oven because of the Consumer Reports reviews. However, my first BOV650XL oven worked for less than 12 hours--just long enough to perform the one-time-start-up function before the coils refused to heat. Bells/timers worked, but no heat on any setting. No troubleshooting instructions in the manual. Unplugging and hoping it would "reset" didn't help. I returned it to Bed Bath & Beyond and got a new one. This one is still working, but I've only used it four times. I've read numerous complaints on various web sites about this same problem, or very similar....both for brand new units, and units that are several months old. So I'm not throwing out the box or the receipt.

December 1, 2011

Breville Compact Oven

"I love this oven with its even heat and depth for cooking and use it on a regular basis. I know I will use it for roasts and steaks as well a for toasting.
My one recommendation is that the tray be redesigned to catch in the oven so that it doesn't pull out all of the way and fall out. i've had two instances of burning myself trying to catch it falling from the oven while turning over a steak. In order to reach the steak, the tray has to be pulled out far enough, and both times it fell from the oven, steak and all, onto the open door and I had to catch it."

October 8, 2011

Shopping for a toaster oven

"I looked everywhere for a toaster oven with digital oven controls. When I discovered the Breville I was amazed at what it could do. There is no real competition for this oven/toaster. I ended up spending a few bucks more than I thought, but it was well worth it in value. I am totally satisfied with its performance.

June 30, 2011

fabulous piece of kitchen equipment

"Just purchased the BOV650XL. This is a beautifully engineered piece of equipment that performs exactly as promised. Although it is expensive, as far as I'm concerned, it's definitely worth the money. The first attraction for me was the easy-to-pull-out crumb tray. I make all my own bread which tends to be "crummier" than store versions. Cleaning my older toaster ovens meant standing on my head wrestling with drop trays and watching all the toaster's guts fall into the sink just to get the crumbs out. The Breville is so easy to clean I can do it every day if I want to.

Although I bought this for its toasting capability (which is fabulous), I think it's going to retire my two big ovens. I've been firing them both up to bake dishes for 2 people and to heat plates (which in our 58 degree winter house is important!). Looks like the Breville will be able to do 95% of my baking and plate heating. In fact if I make my bread and pizzas a little smaller it will be doing all my baking. And my microwave is going to be miffed as well as no more reheating (and getting soggy pizza)in that!

So I could not be happier with this product. It is a fabulous piece of kitchen equipment that any serious cook will appreciate. Yes, it's a bit bigger than the average toast-oven but it's worth rearranging your kitchen as I did to accommodate it. Yes, it's more expensive but you really do get what you pay for.

I also want to compliment Breville's customer support which was very prompt with some pre-sale questions I had about cord length and a post-sale question about finding the serial number for product registration. The customer service person was great which influenced my decision to buy. All in all I am just tickled pink with this product!



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