Kitchen hoods from the Italian manufacturer Lex are budget appliances with an exquisite design and high build quality. The company consistently delivers aesthetically pleasing, ergonomic and practical products to the market. For those who are not yet familiar with the Lex range, we present an overview of the top 7 most popular hoods for the home in 2022.
LEX S 500 White
Compact suspended model with a power of 120 W. Modern technology combines two modes of operation at once – circulation and diversion. Simple design and ease of use are the key advantages of the hood, noted in the “Customers’ Choice” nomination on the “Yandex.Market” resource.
- Small size.
- Productivity – up to 360 m3/h
- 3 degrees of work intensity.
- Excellent assembly without backlash and flimsy connections.
- Low noise level.
- Democratic price – 3200 rubles.
- Made of durable material – steel, the body is painted in a universal white color.
- Attractive on the outside and durable on the inside.
- The equipment is flat, designed for mounting on the wall or under the kitchen wall directly above the hob. Suitable for small spaces.
- Budget and reliable control option – there are recessed buttons on the front panel.
- An incandescent lamp is used as a light source. Power – 40 W, radiation light – yellowish.
Disadvantages of the model:
- Noisy at top speed.
LEX Simple 600 White
More overall, but at the same time powerful model. The hood is designed for installation on the wall or under the kitchen cabinet near the stove. Works both in the circulation mode, and elimination of extraneous smells by removal of air.
- High performance equipment – 440 m3/ h, even at peak loads consumes few resources – 180 watts. Great for removing odors in small kitchens.
- Width – 60 cm.
- The hood is not very noisy due to soundproofing. Noise level – up to 40 dB.
- The outlet pipes and the engine are reliably protected from the ingress of grease and dirt, there are 2 filters that can be removed if necessary.
- Mechanical type control, push-button.
- 3 speed modes allow you to adjust the intensity of work.
- Unpretentious in leaving.
- Illumination by a 40 W incandescent lamp.
- Universal white color will fit into any kitchen design.
One of the best-selling models of the budget series, the capabilities of which fully correspond to the declared characteristics.
LEX Hubble 500 Inox
Another representative of the economy class, but this time retractable. The hood must be built into the kitchen wall cabinet. It does not significantly affect the design of the kitchen, while it is not inferior to suspended analogues in terms of functionality. Despite the fact that this model supports only 2 built-in speed modes, and not 3, like the hoods discussed above, its power pleases. Compared to the LEX Simple 600 White, the maximum productivity is almost double – 650 m3/h
- Compact dimensions. Width – 50 cm.
- Provides both internal circulation and air exhaust.
- Buyers note in positive reviews the low noise level.
- Low price – 4500 rubles.
- Logical mechanical control, the intensity of work is regulated by buttons.
- The telescopic design does not take up much space, integrating into the kitchen cabinet. At the same time, the lower section of the hood is located directly above the stove; after cooking, it “hides” again. The sliding panel is designed for maximum air intake and fast removal of unpleasant odors.
- Lighting LED, low-cost.
- The lighting is soft, slightly bluish.
The LEX Hubble 600 Inox configuration, a hood with the same technical parameters, but 60 cm wide, was awarded the title of “Customers’ Choice”.
LEX Hubble G 2M 600 Ivory
Telescopic hood, designed in a modern style – a novelty from the Italian manufacturer. The ivory-colored appliances look elegant and will decorate any kitchen.
The sliding design is designed for installation in a cabinet. The equipment successfully copes with the ventilation of the room, eliminates unpleasant odors by removal and internal circulation. Compared to the LEX Hubble 500 Inox and LEX Hubble 600 Inox, the model achieves a higher capacity of 820 to 1000 cubic meters per hour.
- Compact size – 60 cm wide. Installation above the hob increases work efficiency.
- Reliable button control.
- The number of speed modes – 2.
- Attractive design, stylized model in a pleasant shade.
- Affordable price – 5400 rubles.
- Successfully eliminates unpleasant odors in the kitchen, ensures clean air in the room.
- Economical lighting with LED lamps, power – 1 W.
- It uses an aluminum grease filter and fine carbon filters.
- Charcoal filters are not included.
LEX GS BLOC 600 inox
A full-size mid-range hood designed for installation in a wall-hung kitchen cabinet. Inferior to LEX Hubble G 2M 600 Ivory in performance – maximum 850 m3/h Another difference is a larger number of speed modes – not 2, but 3. The model is made of stainless steel, the panel is illuminated by two 20 W halogen bulbs.
- Power – 140 watts.
- It uses two technologies – the removal of air through the air outlet and the creation of internal circulation of flows in the room.
- Dual purge – built-in aluminum grease filter plus option to purchase and install N-charcoal filter.
- Bright white illumination.
- Noise level – from 40 to 50 dB.
- Possibility of installation in the ceiling or vintage cap if the plate is located near the window.
- Push-button clear control.
- The aluminum filter can be washed in the dishwasher.
Positive feedback from users has earned the stylish design of the hood and the durability of the chrome housing.
- The cost is 7700 rubles.
LEX Mini 600 inox
It is impossible to ignore the fireplace type technique in the rating. The key differences between the dome hood and the previous ones are the high quality of air flow cleaning and stylish design.
The inclined shape of the hood increases efficiency compared to traditional umbrellas, so air is sucked in faster and easier. Additional advantages – less load on the motor, reduced noise level. In addition, the technique consumes less electricity.
- Power – 180 watts.
- Maximum productivity – 420 m3/ h, this is enough to serve the premises up to 12 m2.
- 3 speeds are provided.
- Simple button control.
- The inclined design allows you to place the hood compactly.
- The equipment is fixed on the ceiling or wall above the stove.
- Works in the modes – ventilation and recirculation.
- The backlight is connected independently. Lighting is provided by 2 powerful halogen bulbs.
- The kit includes a grease filter made of aluminum, coal is optional.
- Modern design, looks aesthetically pleasing.
- An excellent option for completing a glass-ceramic hob.
Elegant in appearance and practical model is the most popular among fireplace hoods.
- Market value – from 7700 to 8300 rubles.
LEX Tubo Isola 350 inox
Unlike dome equipment, it is fixed directly to the ceiling surface. The possibility of installation in the middle of the room will interest the owners of island kitchens, in which the sink and stove for cooking are located in the center of the kitchen. True, you will have to pay a lot for freedom in interior planning – the price of a model ranges from 20 to 22.5 thousand rubles.
The 193 W extractor hood requires only 35 cm for installation. Despite such a compact size, the technique impresses with its functionality. The capacity is almost twice that of the fireplace LEX Mini 600 inox – 800 m3/h
- There are 2 modes of operation – air extraction and recirculation of flows inside the kitchen.
- The body is made of durable stainless steel.
- There are 3 levels of intensity.
- Management – electronic, push-button switches.
- Lighting is provided by 3 LED bulbs with a power of 1 W.
- The equipment is standard – there is an aluminum filter that traps fatty suspensions, the installation of an N-type carbon filter is optional.
- High noise level – up to 62 dB.
- For the withdrawal mode, it requires a thoughtful laying of the duct to the center of the room.
To facilitate the choice when buying, the rating includes the brand’s best-selling hoods with positive customer reviews. The review considers models of kitchen hoods of various types of attachment, power level and design style. A rich line of equipment from the Italian manufacturer LEX allows you to find a budget option for every taste.