Convection ovens offer many benefits over conventional and microwave ovens. They save both time and energy by operating at lower temperatures and cooking faster than conventional ovens. They also offer cooking versatility, allowing you to bake, broil, warm and roast various foods. In addition to the multiple cooking functions of a convection oven, the Avanti OCRB34W also includes 2 cooktop burners that provide even heat distribution. This countertop oven also features a 60-minute timer, a full range thermostat, a removeable crumb tray and a 1.3 cubic foot capacity.