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Cosori Lite Vs. Ninja Foodi 6 Qt Review

5 minute read   Last updated on Mar 6, 2024

Key features of the Cosori Lite

Overall Score 7.2

  • Capacity And Size of 3.8 L
Ninja Foodi 6 qt

Ninja Foodi 6 qt

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Key features of the Ninja Foodi 6 qt

Overall Score 6.8

  • Capacity And Size of 2.84 L
  • Style of Basket .

A summary by feature comparison

Category Features Cosori Lite Ninja Foodi 6 qt
COMMONLY ASKED FOR FEATURES capacity and size 3.8L 2.84L
maximum cooking temperature 230°C 204°C
minimum cooking temperature 75°C 40°C
has digital controls
supports multi-functionality
has pre-set cooking functions
number of functions 7only 5only
pre-set cooking functions Air fry, Keep warm, and Reheatonly Air fry, Bake, Roast, Reheat, and Dehydrateonly
has removable basket or tray
has a dishwasher-safe basket or tray
weight 4.4kg 7kg
width 275mm 355mm
height 345mm 284mm
OTHER FEATURES has dual heating elements
has a pre-heat function
supports cooking apps
supports amazon alexa
supports google assistant
operating power consumption 1,500W 1,760W
warranty period 2year(s) 1year(s)
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Let's look at each feature category in detail

Commonly Asked For Features

Capacity And Size

Cosori Lite's capacity is at 3.8L, as many consumers, you too may want varrying size options to choose from, when it comes to your cooking needs so pick the right capcity for your home.

The Ninja Foodi 6 qt, at 2.84L has less capacity than the Cosori Lite with a difference of 0.96L

Maximum Cooking Temperature

Cosori Lite's max cooking temperature is at 230°C. This in air fryers depends on the model. However, most air fryers on the market tend to have a max temperature range of around 182°C to 204°C, with some high-end models even going higher.

Ninja Foodi 6 qt's temperature at 204°C has a lower maximum temperature than the Cosori Lite by 26°C

Minimum Cooking Temperature

The Cosori Lite's minimum cooking temp is at 75°C, the minimum cooking temperature of an air fryer also differs depending on the make and model. However, air fryers can be set to temperatures as low as 79°C to 82°C, some air fryers may even have lower temp settings, going down to around 49°C for specific functions like dehydrating.

The Ninja Foodi 6 qt's temperature at 40°C has a lower minimum temperature than the Cosori Lite with a difference of 35°C The ability to set lower temperatures can be useful for tasks such as dehydrating vegetables, proofing bread dough, or keeping food warm without further cooking it.

Has Digital Controls

The Cosori Lite has digital controls, having digital controls allow you to set exact temperatures and cooking times with accuracy, which is imortant if you aim for achieving consistent and desired results. This level of control is useful while making recipes that require by the book cooking conditions.

Ninja Foodi 6 qt too has digital controls, they enable users to customize cooking settings, access pre-programmed functions, and monitor the cooking process more effectively, ultimately leading to better cooking results and a more enjoyable cooking experience.

Supports Multi-Functionality

The Ninja Foodi 6 qt supports multi-functionality, meaning that it can perform other cooking functions such as baking, grilling, roasting, and dehydrating, eliminating the need for additional appliances in your kitchen.

Has Pre-Set Cooking Functions

These functions on an air fryer improve the cooking experience in several ways, and simplify the cooking process, for beginners. Cosori Lite has pre-set cooking functions, that automatically set the optimal temperature and cooking time for the chosen food category.

The Ninja Foodi 6 qt too has pre-set cooking functions, these functions are particularly helpful for those in search of a hassle-free cooking experience, consistent results, and the ability to try out various dishes without the need for in-depth culinary knowledge.

Number Of Functions

Cosori Lite's presets are only 7.

The Ninja Foodi 6 qt, having only 5 has less functions than the Cosori Lite with a difference of only 2 functions

Pre-Set Cooking Functions

Cosori Lite has Air fry, Keep warm, and Reheat pre-set functions

While the Ninja Foodi 6 qt's pre-set functions include Air fry, Bake, Roast, Reheat, and Dehydrate

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Design Features


Ninja Foodi 6 qt's style is of the Basket type, style of an air fryer means its design and appearance, which includes various aesthetic and functional elements.

Has Removable Basket Or Tray

Cosori Lite has a removable tray, such a basket or tray refers to a component that holds the food you're cooking. If said to be removable, this basket is made to be easily taken out of the air fryer for various purposes, such as loading food, checking the cooking progress, cleaning, and serving the cooked food.

Both Ninja Foodi 6 qt and Cosori Lite have removable trays meaning you can prepare your ingredients, place them in the basket, and then simply slide them into the air fryer when you're ready to start cooking.

Has A Dishwasher-Safe Basket Or Tray

Cosori Lite has a dishwasher-safe tray, meaning that the tray used for holding the food while cooking can be safely placed in a dishwasher for washing.

Also, the Ninja Foodi 6 qt has a dishwasher-safe tray.


Cosori Lite's weight is 4.4kg, it's important to consider the weight of the air fryer, especially if you plan to shift it frequently.

The Ninja Foodi 6 qt, at 7kg weighs more than the Cosori Lite with a difference of 2.6kg. Air fryers come in various capacities, ranging from compact units suitable for individual servings to larger models fit for family-sized meals.


The width is the horizontal dimension, Cosori Lite's width is 275mm. When choosing an air fryer, it's essential to consider the width, along with other dimensions like height, to ensure it fits well on your kitchen countertop and can accommodate the types of servings you intend to cook with it.

Ninja Foodi 6 qt, at 355mm measures more in width than the Cosori Lite by 80mm.


The vertical dimension, the height of an air fryer varies significantly based on the make and model. Cosori Lite has a height of 345mm, height is important to consider when selecting an air fryer, that's if you have limited space in your kitchen or if you plan to place it on a kitchen top that has cabinets above.

Ninja Foodi 6 qt, at 284mm measures less in height than the Cosori Lite with a difference of 61mm. Ensure that there is enough clearance above the air fryer to easily operate.

Other Features

Has Dual Heating Elements

Ninja Foodi 6 qt has dual heating elements, air fryers that have dual heating elements are designed to provide more even and efficient cooking by using two heating elements.

Has A Pre-Heat Function

The Cosori Lite has a pre-heat function, on an air fryer this feature allows you to set the air fryer to reach the desired cooking temperature just before you start the cooking process.

Supports Cooking Apps

Cosori Lite supports cooking apps that give inspiration and guidance for using the air fryer fully. It is beneficial for individuals exploring new recipes, improving cooking skills, or simplifying the cooking process with the assitance of tech.

Supports Amazon Alexa

The Cosori Lite is compatible with Amazon’s Alexa voice assistant, allowing you to use voice commands to control the air fryer from other Alexa-compatible devices. This includes voice control, remote operation, voice feedback, and recipe suggestions.

Supports Google Assistant

Cosori Lite supports Google Assistant, allowing you to use voice commands to control the device from other Google Assistant-compatible devices.

Operating Power Consumption

Cosori Lite has a power consumption of 1,500W, the operating power consumption of an air fryer varies depending on the make and model of the appliance. Commonly, air fryers consume electricity in the range of 800 to 2,200 watts.

Ninja Foodi 6 qt, at 1,760W consumes more power than the Cosori Lite with a difference of W. Knowing the power usage helps you estimate the energy costs linked to using the air fryer and plan accordingly.

Warranty Period

Cosori Lite has a 2 year(s) warranty period, this period for an air fryer is dependant on the manufacturer, model, and country in which it is sold.

Ninja Foodi 6 qt, at 1 year(s) has a shorter warranty period than the Cosori Lite by 1 year(s). Before buying an air fryer, it's good to research the warranty terms and customer support options given by the manufacturer.

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