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Bosch NGM8055UC 800 30 Inch Stainless Steel Gas Sealed Burner Cooktop Review 2019

If you wanna replace your traditional gas range with an award winner powerful 5 burner gas cooktop symbolizing the modern kitchen concept, then Bosch 30 Inch Gas Cooktop NGM8055UC 800 is the one. 

The centralized heating system which is as powerful as 18,000 BTU gives a boost to cooking, pulling the speed up a few steps. The continuous cast iron grates are sturdy. And elegant stainless steel body does not allow this Bosch 30 cooktop to fall short of elegance either. 

It makes you an expert in the art of cooking a variety of dishes simultaneously. This is not only used in households but also excels in its performance when used for professional purposes like restaurants. 


Bosch NGM8055UC 800 30″ Stainless Steel Gas Sealed Burner Cooktop

This particular gas range has also been chosen as worthy of being awarded. Here go a detailed review of the Bosch NGM8055UC 800 30″ Gas Cooktop. Hope it helps!

Key Features of Bosch 30″ Gas Cooktop NGM8055UC 800:

Five Sealed Burners:

Bosch 30 Gas Cooktop is provided with five sealed burners featuring different sizes along with various heating capacity. A sealed burner is no doubt safer than an open burner. The sealed-in design of each burner provides added safety to this Bosch 800 series 5-burner gas cooktop.

Accidents due to spilling food is one of the very common worst case scenarios in the restaurants as well as home kitchens. The Bosch gas cooktop 30-inch models sealed-in design offers a great safety feature.

It prevents the spilling of food materials and stops them from finding a way into the burner. The steam jets are projected in an oblique way and not in a straight stream, due to the sealed nature. Now cook versatile cousins 

Variation In Burner Powers w/ Huge Total Output:

A diversity exists among the level of heating power of these five sealed burners. Both of it’s front-left and back-right burners can generate up to 9100 BTU heating power.

On the other hand, both of it’s front-right and back-left burner features 5500 BTU power at maximum. The most powerful burner featuring 18000 BTU heating power lies in the middle-back area of this gas cooktop.

One of the most amazing features of the Bosch 800 series 30 inch gas cooktop is that it can succeed in giving you an output of up to 47,200 BTU, which is an excellent standard of output.

It is easier to cook large batches of meal at a higher temperature and this is exactly what a heat output of this scale is going to facilitate.

Wanna impress your folks with your amazing culinary prowess? The Bosch NGM8055UC 800 30″ Gas Cooktop offers this opportunity right at your doorstep.

What is the Key Difference Between 36-inch & 30-inch Model of Bosch 800 Series?

The Bosch 500 series 36 inch model is provided with three 12,000 BTU burners and one 5,500 BTU burner. Whereas, the Bosch cooktop 800 series 30-inch model only comes with two 5,500 BTU burners and two 9,100 BTU burners.

This means that the overall power capacity of the former one is naturally higher than the later.

However, the Bosch 800 series 30-inch stainless steel cooktop has beaten it’s 36-inch counterpart from 500 series on one point. The Bosch 30 cooktop‘s central burner can generate 18k BTU of heating power at maximum.

On the other hand, it’s Bosch Cooktop 36 inch model’s central burner is capable of generating 16K BTU

Adding to this, the Bosch NGM8055UC 800 Gas Cooktop 30 Inch also possesses the ability to cook efficiently at lower temperatures as well. 

Push-to-Turn Metal Knobs – Centralized:

Poorly attached knobs are extremely susceptible to the wear and tear of time and constant use. Imagine yourself trying to prepare a delicious spread for your loved ones on a snowy evening and suddenly the knob breaks. yeah! Happens too often.

But if you own the Bosch Cooktop 30 Inch, you don’t have to face such mishaps. Because, it is provided with five industrial grade metal knobs, one for each burner.

The special metal knobs on Bosch 30 Cooktop are simple to twist and don’t catch the rust easily. These Heavy-Duty knobs have a classy look which makes the product appealing.

Furthermore, the clever design places these knobs on the front-central area in an organized way. You can easily find the specific knob for each burner following the black marks. These also enhance the convenience of using this 30″ Bosch gas cooktop

Intelligent Design & Sturdy Structure:

The design of this Bosch 5 Burner Gas Cooktop 30 Inch allows ventilation. The product boasts of a compact look and thus, you can fit it in less space too. It beautifies your kitchen ambience as it stands there like a unit of power and style.

The low profile design is actually suitable for technical advantages. However, this Bosch Cooktop product does not deceive you with its utilitarian appearance. Rather it lives up to its appearance in its performance. 

Another intelligent design feature of the Bosch NGM8055UC 800 30 Inch Gas Cooktop is it’s centralized control which entails the centralized heating and an overall regulating is an intelligent engineering feat. Centralization works towards improving the organization in this multi-functional wonder. 

Another great feature of this Bosch 30″ Gas Stove 800 Series model is it’s heavy-duty construction. This sealed burner gas cooktop is built with standard stainless steel material.

It is a prime choice of the best culinary brands for it’s exclusive great benefits. Stainless Steel construction not only makes this Bosch gas cooktop look elegant; but also provides it with greater durability.

Adding to these, there are cast iron grates placed over the cooktop surface. Though the Bosch 30 Gas cooktop may look somehow compact due to the continuous grates, this compactness has often been considered as a positive quality, in terms of its level of performance delivery and elegance.

Automatic Electronic Re-ignition:

It is another unique feature that this product is blessed with. This re-ignites the flames on the burners when and if that dies accidentally. You don’t need to pay attention all the time, as the Automatic Electronic Re-ignition function works automatically without manual participation. 

What is more, the LED indicator alerts you when you leave the burner on. This automated safe-guarding is a great gift of this amazing Bosch 800 Series Gas Cooktop

LP Conversion Kit:

Easy conversion of natural gas to liquid propane is certainly a rare feature in ordinary cooktops. It behooves upon you to know the benefits of propane over natural gas. Ovens fueled by propane cover a vaster range.

That’s not all. For the cause of safety, your stove is ensured better with propane. For this reason, the most up-to-date kitchen appliances use propane. Thanks to the manufacturer for adding this great feature in this Bosch 30 cooktop.

Handy Accessories:

Other features of Bosch 30 Gas Cooktop include a power cord of 60 inches length. This is also supported by a pan made of cast iron. A pair of nozzles is also present for dealing with liquid gas.

Bosch NGM8055UC Technical Specs:

Product Dimensions: 3 13/16” x 31” x 21 1/4” (H x W x D)
Product Weight: 37 lbs
Energy source or Fuel Type: Gas
Gas (Fuel) Type: Natural gas 15 mbar (USA)
Alternative Gas (Fuel) Type: Liquid gas 27,5 mbar (USA)
Grate Material Type: Cast iron
Knob Material Type: Full metal
Total number of Burners or Heating Elements: 5
Front-left Heating Element or Burner Power (BTU) 9100 BTU
Rear-left Heating Element or Burner Power (BTU) 5500 BTU
Middle-back Heating Element or Burner Power (BTU) 18000 BTU
Rear-right Heating Element or Burner Power (BTU) 9100 BTU
Front-right Heating Element or Burner Power (BTU) 5500 BTU
Sealed Burners Yes
Installation Requirements 360 Watt, 15 Amp, 60 Hz
Volts (V) 120 Volt
 Plug type: 120V-3 prong
Included accessories:  1 x nozzle set for liquid gas, 1 x cast iron pan support
Approval certificates CSA
 Required cutout size:  3 13/16” x 28 15/16” x 19 1/8” (HxWxD)
Minimum distance from counter front: 1 7/8”
 Minimum distance from rear wall (in)  3”
Power Cord Length: 60”



  • Sealed Burners prevent the food from spilling over while it is being cooked. It also stops the spills from finding a way into the burner box, placed below the burners.
  • The knobs work on a simplified push and turn basis. They are metallic and provide a classy feel, something that is also often desired by customers who want to blend in art and aesthetics.
  • The Automatic Electronic Re-Ignition re-ignites the flame if and when it extinguished. You do not have to manually re-ignite it.
  • The LP Conversion Kit conducts a conversion from natural gas to liquid propane. The kit makes the process easier.


  • Only one burner heats adequately.
  • Cannot deal with tasks that require a high temperature, like in case of boiling or searing.
  • Cooking on multiple burners cannot promise you successful results.

Bottom Line:

The above-mentioned features might give you the idea as to why this Bosch NGM8055UC product is in great demand in the market. There is no question about the brand quality of Bosch.

Stainless steel and cast iron, the constituent materials of this product assure it’s superb durability. The powerful and efficient burners stand as examples of a smartly employed technology. A premium touch is provided by its design and performance.

You can reliably use this Bosch Gas cooktop 30 to cook better and faster. Despite being an upscale model, the 800 Series Bosch 30 Inch Gas Cooktop NGM8055UC is very reasonably priced, unlike its counterparts. 

For better appreciation, you can go through a number of reviews about this award-winning kitchen appliance that can instill your faith in reaching the decision to purchase it. Happy Cooking!

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