buying guide - rangehood

AEG’s rangehood buying guide will help you choose the kitchen extraction companion you need for a pleasurable cooking experience. Form, function and noise levels are key things to consider, so let this buying guide help make the right choice simple for you.
Buying guide - rangehood

Size Guide

The size of your rangehood should mirror the size of your cooktop – generally between 60cm-90cm – so the entire cooking area is covered for optimal extraction.

  • 60 cm
  • A compact rangehood
  • 90 cm
  • A wider width
Buying guide -rangehood

Types of Rangehood

Slideout Rangehood
Integrated Rangehood
Wall Mounted Canopy Rangehood
Slideout Rangehood
Slideout Rangehood
Integrated Rangehood
Wall Mounted Canopy Rangehood
Slide Out Rangehood

Slideout Rangehoods

Virtually disappearing into your kitchen cabinetry, slideout rangehoods glide subtly away when not in operation, though their more streamline design does impact the extraction area they can collect from.

60 - 77 cm

Discreetly designed
Integrated into a cupboard, slideout rangehoods can be discreetly slid away when not in use, extending to offer a larger extraction field when opened for operation.

Diffuses vapours fast
For high performance ventilation, use AEG’s intensive extraction setting to swiftly cleanse the kitchen air of smoke or steam.

Micromesh: Pure performance
AEG’s washable stainless steel micromesh filters will last the lifetime of your rangehood. Capturing and extracting grease, they reduce odours and purify the air.

Integrated Rangehood

Integrated Rangehood

Favoured for their seamless integration into your kitchen cabinetry, undermount rangehoods are popular for their ability to go unnoticed. A discreet design though does reduce their air collection area for extraction.

54 - 120 cm

Hob2Hood: Handsfree cooking
The cooktop and rangehood intuitively speak to each other with AEG’s Hob2Hood function.  Responding to every steam, saute or pan sear, the extraction speed of your rangehood automatically adjusts based on your cooking activities.

Powerful yet soft performance
Achieve maximum extraction with minimum noise with AEG’s powerful offboard rangehood motor. Choose from precisely fitted in your ceiling cavity, or externally mounted featuring marine-grade stainless steel for durability.

Baffle technology: Filtration made better
Engineered from stainless steel, AEG’s durable baffle filter extracts grease and neutralises odours, limiting build ups and optimising airflow. The sleek design is also removable and dishwasher safe.

Lighting that lasts
Strategically bright LED lighting elevates a kitchen for cooking tasks and cleanliness, plus it’s lifespan is longer than conventional lighting, as it’s it energy use.

Impressive air extraction
High extraction rates between 700-1600M3/Hr are delivered quietly and efficiently, quickly eliminating vapours, odours and heat.



Fusing the capabilities of an induction cooktop with a powerful extraction fan in a single appliance, AEG’s convenient ComboHob makes kitchen design limitless.

90 cm

ComboHob: Form meets function
Open up your kitchen design possibilities, with AEG’s ComboHob, a single appliance that merges an induction cooktop with extraction fan for powerful convenience.

Hob2Hood: Adjustments done for you
Let technology be your sous chef, with AEG’s Hob2Hood function automatically altering your extraction rate based off your cooking activities, so you can focus on what matters.

MultiBridge: Rising to the occasion
With the touch of a button, automatically coordinate both time and temperature in two or more cooking zones to create a generous surface or ‘MultiBridge’, that accommodates large pots and pans. 

Direct Touch: Fingertip control
Regulate singular or zone heat shifts with AEG’s Direct Touch technology that combines changes to temperature and extraction settings, with a simple tap function.

Cleaning convenience
Our entirely removable ComboHob central extraction grid makes comprehensive cleaning effortless.

Wall Mounted Canopy Rangehood

Wall Mounted Canopy Rangehood

One of the most powerful rangehood designs thanks to the metal duct’s chimney shape, wall mounted canopy rangehoods are fixed to your wall, and feature an internal extraction fan and filter.

90 cm

Hob2Hood: Your automatic sous-chef
Focus on every char, blanch or fry while AEG’s Hob2Hood feature sees your cooktop intuitively speak to your rangehood, automatically syncing the extraction fan and lights, to the type of cooking happening. If you prefer to go it alone, the controls also allow for manual adjustments.

High performance at low volumes
By integrating in the ceiling cavity, AEG’s powerful offboard motor offers maximum extraction with minimum noise, while our externally mounted units are engineered from marine-grade stainless steel, assuring durability.

Task lighting
Clear, bright LED lighting is directed onto your cooking work surface for the most productive and sustainable lighting solution.

Baffle filter: The ultimate neutraliser
The heavy-duty and resilient to wear and tear cast iron pan supports offer stable long-lasting cooking.

DirekTouch: Sensitive control
AEG’s touch control display provides you with precise and instant control over your extraction level settings. All at the touch of a finger.

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