Ronco FD1005WHGEN 5-Tray Electric Food Dehydrator Review

If you are a fan of dehydrated foods, but not looking to spend much, then the Ronco FD1005WHGEN 5-Tray Electric Food Dehydrator is definitely the best way to go about this.

This dehydrator is especially most effective when you want to dehydrate your light foods at small scale.


Check out these findings:

Transparent stacks of tray

This feature not only gives the user the satisfaction of view as the machine slowly but effectively dehydrates the food, but also completes its look giving it a striking and beautiful look that is hard to come by of the recent food dehydrators.

Easy to use

This food dehydrator is probably the easiest to use when it comes to handling, maintenance and management.

Features and Specifications

Other features of this food dehydrator worthy of noting are the following:

  • 5 beautiful and interchangeable plastic trays to let you shuffle your trays of food being dehydrated in the machine in the manner you feel best.
  • Electrical super heating coils inside produces sufficient air flow to ensure your trays of food receive uniform dehydration thus improved efficiency.
  • A handy instructional booklet always comes along with the purchase of this food dehydrator to help customers with all the other relevant instructions concerning it.
  • A 125- Watt food dehydrator ensures light foods such as banana slices, pineapple jerky etc are perfectly dried.
  • Measures 13 x 13 x 12.5 inches
  • 1 year limited warranty so you don’t have to worry about machine breaking down unnecessarily

Customer Reviews

Some customers appreciated the efforts of Ronco to come up with such a beautiful, cheap and breath- taking food dehydrator. Most marveled at the splendid functionality of the machine giving it a 5 star ratings.

One particular simply said:

“I love it”

and branded it a 5 star. Another also said he got the dehydrator for a friend as a gift and the friend simply couldn’t stop texting him thank you messages!

Nevertheless, a few more other customers who had purchased this Ronco food dehydrator were not hesitant to express their dismay at the purchase and performance of the dehydrator.

One bold customer stated:

“Disappointed by what arrived”

This is owing to the fact that the trays have to be rotated manually; a fact that some other customers surprisingly described as an added advantage.

Another customer who could only gave a single star rating for the food dehydrator was quick to note that the machine took a relatively longer duration to dehydrate food.


The Ronco FD1005WHGEN 5-Tray Electric Food Dehydrator is an average food dehydrator which administers some good results when instructions in the booklet are followed to the letter.