Ultimate Guide to Ninja Blenders and Food Processors

Ultimate Guide to Ninja Blenders and Food Processors

When it comes to blenders and food processors, there are literally hundreds of options on the market today. Ninja Blenders and Food Processors are some of the best available. Some are multipurpose tools while others are designed with a specific task in mind.

Brand loyalty still drives many consumer’s choices when it comes to countertop appliances, and manufacturers are eager to keep their customer bases happy with offerings that meet all of their needs. Ninja is no different in that regard, so I’ve put together the Ultimate Guide to Ninja Blenders and Food Processors to help sort all the features and functions of each. I’ll be adding individual, in-depth reviews of each, so check back often!

You can also see my 3 Best Food Processors here.

Ninja Blenders

Ninja BL660 Professional Compact

A popular and affordable choice for frozen drinks, smoothies, and sauces.

Features

  1. 1100W Motor – Plenty of power for the most demanding smoothie needs. Great for crushing ice!
  2. 3 manual speeds 
  3. Large Capacity – 72oz for making drinks for the whole family
  4. Convenient to go cup – Blend directly in the provided 16oz to go cups for easy on the go creations
  5. Easy to Clean – BPA free and dishwasher safe
  6. What’s Included – 1100 Watt Motor Base, 72oz. pitcher with lid, stacked blade assembly, 2 16oz To Go Cups, 2 Spout Lids, Pro Extractor Blades Assembly, 28-Recipe Inspiration Guide
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Ninja AMZ493BRN Compact Kitchen System

A true multipurpose option that includes both a pitcher and a processing bowl. This model is sure to tackle most of your every day needs.

Features

  1. 1200 Watt Motor
  2. Auto-IQ Technology – Intelligent programs make all of your recipes as easy as possible
  3. Convenient to go cup – Blend directly in the provided 18oz to go cup for easy on the go creations
  4. Blades for any Recipe – Stacked Blade Assembly for the Pitcher, Dough and Chopping Blades for the Processor Bowl, and Pro Extractor Blade Assembly for Single-Serve Cups
  5. Easy to Clean – BPA Free and Dishwasher Safe
  6. What’s Included – 1200 Watt Motor Base, 72oz Pitcher with Lid, 5 Cup Processor Bowl with Lid, Stacked Blade Assembly, Dough Blade Assembly, Chopping Blade Assembly, Pro Extractor Blades Assembly, 18oz Single Serve Cup, Spout Lid, 15-Recipe Inspiration Guide

Nutri Ninja BL642 Personal and Countertop Blender

If smoothies and frozen drinks are your thing, this blender has you covered. Not as diverse as some of the other examples on this list, but a job specific powerhouse.

Features

  1. 1200 Watt Motor
  2. Auto-IQ Technology – intelligent blending programs that do the work for you
  3. 72oz capacity – Large for entertaining
  4. Nutri Ninja Blades break down whole fruits, vegetables, and ice
  5. Easy to Clean – BPA free and Dishwasher Safe
  6. What’s Included – 1200 Watt Motor Base, 72oz Pitcher with Lid, 18, 24, and 32oz Cups with Spout Lids, Nutri Ninja Pro Extractor Blades

Ninja BN401 Nutri Pro Compact Personal Blender

This is the perfect blender for anyone on the go the needs an excellent blender that doesn’t take up much space. Great for single serving drinks of all kinds, the BN401 is sure to impress.

Features

  1. 1100 Watt Motor
  2. Auto-IQ Technology- 2 preset programs for smoothies and crushed ice
  3. Nutrient Extraction – Blend whole fruits and veggies – don’t miss any of those nutrients!
  4. Frozen Blending – Excellent for margaritas, daquiris and more!
  5. Convenience – Blend directly in the provided 24oz single serve cup
  6. Compact – Fits on any countertop, great for smaller spaces

Ninja SS401 Foodi Power Blender Ultimate System

This is an excellent blend (see what I did there?) of blender and food processor capabilities. A true hybrid in my book, this unit will handle all of your blending needs along with strong food processing capabilities as well. 

Features

  1. 1600 Watt Motor
  2. Enhanced Food Processing – The processing lid includes a feed chute and processing discs
  3. XL Smoothie Bowl Maker – With built in tamper to power through frozen ingredients using less liquid
  4. Variable Speed Control – Total control at your fingertips
  5. Auto-IQ Technology – 7 preset programs to make all of your recipes as easy as possible.
  6. Easy to Clean – All parts are dishwasher safe.
  7. What’s included – 1600 Watt Motor Base, 72oz Blender and Processor Pitcher, Feed Chute Lid, 18oz XL Smoothie Bowl Maker, 24oz Nutrient Extraction Cup, Total Crushing and Chopping Blade Assembly, Slicing/Shredding Disc, Dough Blade, Hybrid Edge Blades Assembly, 20 Recipe Inspiration Guide

Ninja Professional Plus Blender Duo

This is a no nonsense, high power, ready to go right out of the box, blender. With its powerful motor and large capacity, it will match all of your blending needs with ease.

Features

  1. 1400 Watt Motor
  2. Auto-IQ Technology – 3 preset programs to help make all of your creations as easy as possible.
  3. 72oz Pitcher – Great for larger batches of your favorite frozen drinks or smoothies
  4. Convenient – 2 single serving cups provided for on the go smoothies
  5. Ninja Total Crushing Blades – great for crushing ice and making the smoothest drinks
  6. Easy to Clean – All parts are dishwasher safe

Ninja BL610 Professional Countertop Blender

On a budget? This compact blender is an excellent choice for you! It may not have all the bells and whistles some of the other options on this list have, but what it lacks in features, it makes up for in performance. This blender will make easy work of all your smoothie and frozen drink needs.

Features

  1. 1000 Watt Motor
  2. XL Capacity – 72oz pitcher makes larger batches easy
  3. Intelligent Technology – Total Crushing Technology delivers unbeatable power
  4. Easy Cleanup – BPA free and dishwasher safe
  5. What’s Included – 1000 Watt Motor Base, 72oz Total Crushing Pitcher with Lid

Ninja QB1004 Blender/Food Processor

Another hybrid in Ninja’s diverse line of blenders and food processors, the QB1004 is geared toward smaller jobs, and is very budget friendly. No need to cook for a family of 4 or more? This unit is perfect for getting the same high quality results with less ingredients.

Features

  1. 450 Watt Motor
  2. 48oz Pitcher for Frozen Blending and Smoothies
  3. 40oz Bowl for Food Processing and Meal Prep
  4. 16oz Chopper Bowl for Even Chopping
  5. Easy Cleaning – BPA Free and Dishwasher Safe
  6. What’s Included – 450 Watt Power Pod, 48oz Pitcher, 16oz Chopper Bowl, 40oz Processor Bowl with Splash Guard, 2 Storage Lids

Ninja HB152 Foodi Heat-iQ Blender

One of the most unique blenders in the lineup is the HB152. It includes a heating element for infused drinks and soups.

Features

  1. 1400 Watt Motor
  2. 64oz Glass Pitcher
  3. 800 Watt Heating Element
  4. Auto-IQ Technology – 12 preset programs for making all of your favorite recipes easy
  5. 25 Recipe Inspiration Guide

Ninja SS151 TWISTi Blender DUO

Last on this exhaustive list of blenders is the SS151. It is unique in that it includes a twist tamper to help push foods down toward the hybrid blades and a drizzle cap to allow the addition of more ingredients while blending.

Features

  1. 1600 Watt Motor
  2. Smoother Blends – Hybrid Edge Blades Assembly blends, chops, and crushes at high speed
  3. SMARTTORQUE Technology – Maintains high speed to deliver uninterrupted performance
  4. 5 Versatile Functions – Extractions, Smoothies, Frozen Drinks, Spreads, and Bowls
  5. Auto-IQ Technology – Multiple preset programs
  6. What’s Included – 1600 Watt Motor Base, 24oz Single Serve Cups with Lid, 34oz Power Pitcher, 18oz Nutrient Extraction Single Serve Cup with Lid, Hybrid Edge Blades Assembly, 10 Recipe Inspiration Guide

Ninja Food Processors

Ninja NF701 Professional XL Food Processor

One of my favorite and most versatile of the Ninja Food Processors, the NF701 is sure to impress any aspiring home cook. It’s large capacity and high power are a perfect match for each other.

Features

  1. 1200 Watt Motor
  2. Slice from Thick to Paper Thin – Adjustable Slicing Blade makes getting the right thickness a cinch, every time.
  3. Auto-IQ Technology – 4 preset programs to help you get the best out of your ingredients
  4. Included Storage Case for blades and accessories
  5. Reversible Shredding Disc for small and large sizes
  6. Easy Cleaning – All parts are dishwasher safe
  7. What’s Included – 1200 Watt Motor Base, 12 cup processing bowl, XL Feed Chute with 3 part pusher, chop blade, dough blade, adjustable slicing disc, reversible shredding disc, 10 recipe inspiration guide 

Ninja BN601 Professional Plus Food Processor

The Ninja BN601 is a versatile and powerful food processor with plenty of features to accomplish most of your daily kitchen tasks.

Features

  1. 1000 Watt Motor
  2. Professional Performance – Chop, slice, and mix with ease
  3. Auto-IQ Technology – 4 preset programs to make all of your creations easy
  4. Large Capacity – 72oz processing bowl allows for large batches
  5. Mix Dough in Seconds – The included dough blade makes mixing dough as easy as pie
  6. Easy Cleaning – BPA Free and Dishwasher Safe
  7. What’s Included – 1000 Watt Motor Base, 9 cup processor bowl with feed chute lid and pusher, chopping blade, dough blade, reversible slicing and shredding disc, 20 recipe inspiration guide

Ninja BL770AMZ Mega Kitchen System

This is another excellent hybrid system that is more capable as a food processor than some of the others. The included blender pitcher and blades make this a true all around contender.

Features

  1. 1500 Watt Motor
  2. Blending Pitcher – 72oz Total Crushing Pitcher makes short work of ice, fruit, veggies, or anything else in its path.
  3. Processor Bowl – 8 cup capacity allows for larger batchers for family meals.
  4. Convenient – 16oz to go cup makes single serving smoothies super easy
  5. Easy Cleaning – All parts are Dishwasher Safe
  6. What’s included – 1500 Watt Motor Base, 72oz Blending Pitcher, 8 cup processor bowl, 16oz to go cup with lid, stacked blade assembly, dough blade assembly, chopping blade assembly, pro extractor blades assembly, inspiration guide

Ninja Foodi SS201 Power Blender & Processor

I struggled classifying this one. It looks like a blender, but works like a food processor, so based on the work it can do, it got placed in the food processor category. It is, however, a very good blender as well.

Features

  1. 1400 Watt Motor
  2. Power Blender and Processor Pitcher – crush, chop, and make dough conveniently in one pitcher
  3. Variable Speed Control – Start slow and speed up as necessary for even chopping
  4. Auto-IQ Technology – 6 preset programs make all your recipes a cinch
  5. Easy Cleaning – Dishwasher safe and includes cleaning brush for hand washing
  6. What’s included – 1400 Watt motore base, 72oz Power Blender and Processor Pitcher, Total Crushing and Chopping Blade, Dough Blade, Cleaning Brush, Recipe Inspiration Guide

Ninja NF705BRN Professional XL Food Processor

This is a true, no nonsense food processor, much like the NF701 model that began this list. It’s capable of tackling the most difficult tasks with ease, and its large capacity helps speed things along.

Features

  1. 1200 Watt Motor
  2. Capacity – 12 cup processing bowl is great for families and guests, allowing for quick processing of large amounts of ingredients.
  3. Auto-IQ Technology – 4 preset programs for all of your daily processing needs
  4. Safe Storage – Discs and blades store easily in the included storage box
  5. Slicing – Slice thick to *very* thin with the adjustable slicer blade
  6. Large Feed Chute with 3 part pusher
  7. Easy Cleaning – All parts are dishwasher safe
  8. Quick assembly – Changing blades or accessories takes only seconds
  9. What’s included – 1200 Watt Motor Base, 12 cup processing bowl, feed chute with 3 part pusher, chop blade, dough blade, adjustable slicing disc, reversible shredding disc, storage box, 10 recipe inspiration guide

Final Thoughts

Ninja Blenders and Food Processors cover the spectrum of needs presented by consumers. Their product line includes solutions that should match up with anyone’s demands, but choosing the correct one can be difficult with so many available choices. This list may not include every option, but it does cover each of the needs intended by the manufacturer.

I hope you have enjoyed the read and come back as I add more in depth reviews in the future!

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