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Introduction
Congratulations on your purchase and welcome to Philips! To fully
benefit from the support that Philips offers, register your product at
www.philips.com/welcome.
Your new airfryer allows you to prepare your favourite ingredients and
snacks in a healthier way.
The airfryer uses hot air in combination with high-speed air circulation
(Rapid Air) and a top grill to prepare a variety of tasty dishes in a healthy,
fast and easy way. Your ingredients are heated from all sides at once and
there is no need to add oil to most of the ingredients.
For more inspiration for recipes and information about the airfryer,
visit www.philips.com/kitchen.
General description (Fig. 1)
1Basket
2 MAX indication
3 Basket handle
4Pan
5 Control panel
-- A Power on/off button
-- B Start/pause button
-- C Preset button
-- D Temperature increase and decrease buttons
-- E Time/temperature indication
-- F Timer increase and decrease buttons
6Drawer
7 Air outlet openings
8 Air inlet
Important
Read this user manual carefully before you use the appliance and save it for
future reference.
Danger
-- Never immerse the housing, which contains electrical components and
the heating elements, in water nor rinse it under the tap.
-- Do not let any water or other liquid enter the appliance to prevent
electric shock.
-- Always put the ingredients to be fried in the basket, to prevent them
from coming into contact with the heating elements.
-- Do not cover the air inlet and the air outlet openings while the
appliance is operating.
-- Do not fill the pan with oil as this may cause a fire hazard.
-- Never touch the inside of the appliance while it is operating.
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Warning
Check if the voltage indicated on the appliance corresponds to the local
mains voltage before you connect the appliance.
Do not use the appliance if the plug, the mains cord or the appliance
itself is damaged.
If the mains cord is damaged, you must have it replaced by Philips,
a service centre authorised by Philips or similarly qualified persons in
order to avoid a hazard.
This appliance is not intended for use by persons (including children)
with reduced physical, sensory or mental capabilities, or lack of
experience and knowledge, unless they have been given supervision or
instruction concerning use of the appliance by a person responsible for
their safety.
Keep the appliance and its mains cord out of reach of children.
Keep the mains cord away from hot surfaces.
Do not plug in the appliance or operate the control panel with wet hands.
Only connect the appliance to an earthed wall socket. Always make
sure that the plug is inserted into the wall socket properly.
This appliance is not intended to be operated by means of an external
timer or a separate remote-control system.
Do not place the appliance on or near combustible materials such as a
tablecloth or curtain.
Do not place the appliance against a wall or against other appliances.
Leave at least 10cm free space at the back, on both sides and above the
appliance. Do not place anything on top of the appliance.
Do not use the appliance for any other purpose than described in this
manual.
Do not let the appliance operate unattended.
During hot air frying, hot steam is released through the air outlet
openings. Keep your hands and face at a safe distance from the steam
and from the air outlet openings. Also be careful of hot steam and
air when you pull the pan out of the appliance.
The accessible surfaces may become hot during use (Fig. 2).
-- Immediately unplug the appliance if you see dark smoke coming out of
the appliance. Wait for the smoke emission to stop before you pull the
pan out of the appliance.
-- The pan becomes hot all over when it is used in the airfryer. Let the pan
cool down before you handle it.
Caution
-- Place the appliance on a horizontal, even and stable surface.
-- This appliance is intended for normal household use only. It is not
intended for use in environments such as staff kitchens of shops, offices,
farms or other work environments. Nor is it intended to be used
by clients in hotels, motels, bed and breakfasts and other residential
environments.
-- If the appliance is used improperly or for professional or semiprofessional purposes or if it is not used according to the instructions in
the user manual, the guarantee becomes invalid and Philips refuses any
liability for damage caused.
-- Always return the appliance to a service centre authorised by Philips for
examination or repair. Do not attempt to repair the appliance yourself,
otherwise the guarantee becomes invalid.
-- Always unplug the appliance after use.
-- Let the appliance cool down for approx. 30 minutes before you handle
or clean it.
-- Make sure the ingredients prepared in this appliance come out goldenyellow instead of dark or brown. Remove burnt remnants.
Do not fry fresh potatoes at a temperature above 180°C (to minimise
the production of acrylamide).
Automatic switch-off
This appliance is equipped with an automatic switch-off. If you do not press
a button within 30 minutes, the appliance switches off automatically. 
To switch off the appliance manually, press the power on/off button.
Electromagnetic fields (EMF)
This Philips appliance complies with all standards regarding electromagnetic
fields (EMF). If handled properly and according to the instructions in this
user manual, the appliance is safe to use based on scientific evidence
available today.
Before first use
1Remove all packaging material.
2Remove the foil from the control panel and any stickers or labels
from the appliance.
3Open the drawer by pulling at the handle.  (Fig. 3)
4Remove the basket by lifting the handle (1). To remove the pan, tilt it
backwards and lift it off the rails (2).  (Fig. 4)
5Thoroughly clean the basket and pan with hot water, some washing-
up liquid and a non-abrasive sponge.
Note:You can also clean these parts in the dishwasher.
6Wipe the inside and outside of the appliance with a moist cloth.
7Place the pan in the drawer (1) and put the basket in the pan (2)
(Fig. 5).
8Slide the drawer back into the airfryer by the handle.
Note:The appliance may produce some smoke when you use it for the first
time.This is normal.
Preparing for use
1Place the appliance on a stable, horizontal and level surface.
Do not place the operating appliance on non-heat-resistant surfaces.
Do not place the operating appliance near or underneath objects that
could be damaged by steam, such as walls and cupboards.
Note: Place the appliance on a worktop in such a way that the drawer can be
opened completely.
2Pull the mains cord out of the cord storage compartment at the back
of the appliance.
This airfryer works on hot air. Do not fill the pan with oil, frying fat or
any other liquid.
Do not put anything on top of the appliance. This disrupts the airflow and
affects the hot air frying result.
Using the appliance
The airfryer can prepare a large range of ingredients. The recipe booklet
included helps you get to know the appliance. You can find more recipes at
www.philips.com/kitchen. 
Preheating
1Put the mains plug in an earthed wall socket.
2Press the power on/off button to switch on the appliance.  (Fig. 6)
,, The display shows the last selected temperature.
3Press the temperature increase or decrease button to set the
required temperature. See section ‘Settings’ in this chapter to
determine the right temperature.  (Fig. 7)
Tip: Press the increase or decrease button longer to put the temperature
forward or backward more quickly.
Note: If you do not want to preheat, but want to start frying immediately,
skip step 4 and follow the instructions in section ‘Hot air frying’ in this chapter.
4Press the start/pause button.  (Fig. 8)
,, The appliance starts to heat up.
,, The set temperature flashes until the set temperature has been
reached. Then the appliance beeps and the set temperature is
displayed continuously. The appliance stops beeping if you set the
required cooking time (see step 4 in section ‘Hot air frying’).
Note:You can also start the preheating process manually by setting
the temperature and then pressing the timer decrease button until ‘- -’
appears.  (Fig. 9)
Hot air frying
1Open the drawer by pulling at the handle.  (Fig. 3)
2Put the ingredients in the basket (Fig. 10).
Note: Never fill the basket beyond the MAX indication or exceed the amount
indicated in the table (see section ‘Settings’ in this chapter), as this could affect
the quality of the end result.
3Slide the drawer back into the airfryer by the handle (Fig. 11).
Never use the pan without the basket in it. If you heat up the appliance
without basket, use oven gloves to open the drawer. The edges and inside
of the drawer become very hot.
Caution: Do not touch the pan during and some time after use, as it gets
very hot.
4Press the timer increase or decrease button to set the timer to
the required cooking time. See section ‘Settings’ in this chapter to
determine the correct cooking time.  (Fig. 12)
Tip: Press the timer increase or decrease button longer to put the time forward
or backward more quickly.
Note: If you have not preheated the appliance, add 3 minutes to the cooking time.
Note: If you do not set the required cooking time within 5 minutes, the
appliance switches off automatically for safety reasons.
5Press the start/pause button to start the cooking process.  (Fig. 13)
,, The display starts counting down the set cooking time.
,, Excess oil from the ingredients is collected on the bottom of the pan.
6When the appliance starts to beep, the set cooking time has elapsed.
Note:You can also stop the cooking process manually.To do this, press the start/
pause button (Fig. 8).
7Open the drawer by pulling at the handle and check if the  ingredients
are ready.  (Fig. 14)
If the ingredients are not ready yet, simply slide the drawer back into the
airfryer by the handle and add a few extra minutes to the set time.
8To remove small ingredients (e.g. fries), lift the basket out of the pan
by the handle.  (Fig. 15)
After the cooking process, the pan, the basket and the ingredients are hot.
Depending on the type of ingredients in the airfryer, steam may escape
from the pan.
9Empty the basket into a bowl or onto a plate.  (Fig. 16)
Tip:To remove large or fragile ingredients, use a pair of tongs to lift the
ingredients out of the basket (Fig. 17).
10When a batch of ingredients is ready, the airfryer is instantly ready
for preparing another batch. 
Note: Repeat steps 1 to 9 if you want to prepare another batch.
Note: If you prepare another batch within 30 minutes, it is not necessary to
preheat the appliance again.
11Press the power on/off button to switch off the airfryer.
Preset button
You can program the appliance to prepare your favourite ingredients at a
specific temperature for a specific length of time.
Note:The appliance can only memorise one temperature and one cooking time.
To set your favourite settings:
1Press the power on/off button to switch on the appliance.  (Fig. 6)
2Press the preset button (star symbol).  (Fig. 18)
,, The display shows the current saved settings.
3Press the temperature increase or decrease button to set the desired
temperature.  (Fig. 7)
,, The star symbol starts flashing.
4Press the timer increase or decrease button to set the desired time.
(Fig. 12)
5Press the preset button (star symbol).  (Fig. 18)
,, You hear a beep and the star symbol lights up continuously to
indicate that the settings have been saved.
From now on, the appliance memorises your favourite settings. Just press
the preset button to recall the saved settings. Press the start/pause button
to start the program.
Note: If you want to change the saved settings, simply perform steps 1 to 5 again.
Settings
The table below helps you to select the basic settings for the ingredients
you want to prepare.
Note: Keep in mind that these settings are indications. As ingredients differ in
origin, size, shape as well as brand, we cannot guarantee the best setting for
your ingredients.
Because the Rapid Air technology instantly reheats the air inside
the appliance, pulling the pan briefly out of the appliance during
cooking barely disturbs the process.
Tips
-- Smaller ingredients usually require a slightly shorter cooking time than
larger ingredients.
-- A larger amount of ingredients only requires a slightly longer cooking
time, a smaller amount of ingredients only requires a slightly shorter
cooking time.
-- Shake smaller ingredients halfway through the cooking time to
redistribute them. This improves the end result and helps to prevent
unevenly cooked ingredients.
-- Add some oil to fresh potatoes for a crispy result. Fry your ingredients
in the airfryer within a few minutes after you added the oil.
-- Do not prepare extremely greasy ingredients such as sausages in
the airfryer.
-- Snacks that can be prepared in an oven can also be prepared in
the airfryer.
-- The optimal amount for preparing crispy fries is 750 grams.
-- Use pre-made dough to prepare filled snacks quickly and easily.
Pre-made dough also requires a shorter cooking time than home-made
dough.
-- Place a baking tray or oven dish in the airfryer basket if you want to
bake a cake or quiche or if you want to fry fragile ingredients or filled
ingredients.
-- You can also use the airfryer to reheat ingredients. To reheat ingredients,
set the temperature to 150°C for up to 10 minutes.
Min-max
amount (g)
Cooking
time
(min.)
Temperature
(°C)
Shake
Thin frozen 300g-1000g
fries
8-16
200
Shake
Thick
frozen fries
300g-1000g
13-19
200
Shake
Homemade fries
(8x8mm)
300g-1200g
20-30
180
Shake
Extra
information
Potatoes
& fries
add 1/2
tbsp of oil
for 300g;
add 1 1/2
tbsp for
1200g
Homemade
potato
wedges
Min-max
amount (g)
Cooking
time
(min.)
Temperature
(°C)
Shake
300g-900g
18-24
180
Shake
Extra
information
add 1/2
tbsp of oil
or 300g;
add 1 1/2
tbsp for
1200g
100g-400g
7
200
Frozen
chicken
nuggets
400g
6
200
Frozen fish
fingers
4-12
8-10
200
Roasted
vegetables
750g
15
200
Meat rolls
1-5
6
200
Hamburger 100g - 400g 6-7
Shake
Shake
Use ovenready
Use ovenready
Use ovenready
Open the drawer to let the airfryer cool down more quickly. Let the pan
cool down before you remove it from the appliance.
The pan, basket and the inside of the appliance have a non-stick coating.
Do not use metal kitchen utensils or abrasive cleaning materials to clean
them, as this may damage the non-stick coating.
cool down.
2Wipe the outside of the appliance with a moist cloth.
Note: Make sure no moisture remains behind on the control panel.
Dry the control panel with a cloth after you have cleaned it.
3Clean the pan and the basket with hot water, some washing-up liquid
and a non-abrasive sponge.
You can use a degreasing liquid to remove any remaining dirt.
Note:The pan and the basket are dishwasher-proof.
Tip: If dirt sticks to the basket or the bottom of the pan, fill the pan with hot
water with some washing-up liquid. Put the basket in the pan and let the pan
and the basket soak for approximately 10 minutes.  
180
4Clean the inside of the appliance with hot water and a non-abrasive
sponge.
Baking
Cake
500g
50
150
Use
baking
tray
Quiche
400g
20
190
Use
baking
tray/oven
dish
Muffins
Cleaning
Clean the appliance after every use. Remove oil from the bottom of the
pan after each cooking process to prevent the development of smoke.
1Remove the mains plug from the wall socket and let the appliance
Snacks 
Spring rolls
5Fry the potato sticks according to the instructions in this chapter.
400g
15
Min-max Amount
(g)
180
Use
baking
tray
Cooking time (min.) at temperature
(°C)
Meat &
poultry
Steak*
Drumsticks*
Chicken breast*
100g
5 at 180°C and 4 at 100°C
600g
6 at 180°C and 4 at 100°C
1 (80g)
10 at 200°C and 10 at 150°C
7 (600g)
10 at 200°C and 10 at 150°C
100g
8 at 140°C and 6 at 180°C
800g
8 at 140°C and 8 at 180°C
* Always start cooking at the highest temperature and then continue at a lower
temperature until done.
Note:When you use ingredients that rise (such as with cake, quiche or muffins)
the baking tray should not be filled more than halfway.
Note:The cooking time does not include the time needed for preheating the
appliance.
5Clean the heating element with a cleaning brush to remove any food
residues.
Storage
1Unplug the appliance and let it cool down.
2Make sure all parts are clean and dry.
3Insert the cord into the cord storage compartment.
Ordering accessories
To buy accessories or spare parts, visit www.shop.philips.com/service
or go to your Philips dealer. You can also contact the Philips Consumer Care
Centre in your country (see the worldwide guarantee leaflet for contact
details).
Recycling
Do not throw away the appliance with the normal household waste at the
end of its life, but hand it in at an official collection point for recycling.
By doing this, you help to preserve the environment.
Guarantee and support
If you need information or support, please visit www.philips.com/
support or read the separate worldwide guarantee leaflet.
Troubleshooting
This chapter summarises the most common problems you could encounter
with the appliance. If you are unable to solve the problem with the
information below, visit www.philips.com/support for a list of frequently
asked questions or contact the Consumer Care Centre in your country.
Problem
Possible cause
Solution
The appliance
does not work.
The appliance is
not plugged in. 
Put the mains plug in an earthed
wall socket. 
The appliance is
not switched on.
Press the power on/off button to
switch on the appliance.
The set
temperature is
too low.
Press the temperature increase
button to the set the required
temperature (see section
‘Settings’ in chapter ‘Using the
appliance’).
Making home-made fries
For the best results, we advise you to use pre-baked (e.g. frozen) fries.
If you want to make home-made fries, follow the steps below.
1Peel the potatoes and cut them into sticks.
2Soak the potato sticks in a bowl for at least 30 minutes, take them
out and dry them with kitchen paper.
3Pour ½ tablespoon of olive oil in a bowl for 300g (for 1200g use
1½ tablespoon), put the sticks on top and mix until the sticks are
coated with oil.
4Remove the sticks from the bowl with your fingers or a kitchen
utensil so that excess oil stays behind in the bowl. Put the sticks in
the basket. 
Note: Do not tilt the bowl to put all the sticks in the basket in one go, to prevent
excess oil from ending up on the bottom of the pan.
The ingredients
fried with
the appliance are
not done.
The cooking time Press the timer increase button
is too short.
to set the required cooking time
(see section ‘Settings’ in chapter
‘Using the appliance’).
The amount of
ingredients in
the basket is too
big.
Put smaller batches of ingredients
in the basket. Smaller batches are
fried more evenly. Do not exceed
the MAX indication or the
maximum amount in the table.
Problem
Possible cause
Solution
The ingredients
are fried
unevenly in the
appliance.
Certain types of
ingredients need
to be shaken
halfway through
the cooking time.
Ingredients that lie on top of or
across each other (e.g. fries) need
to be shaken halfway through
the cooking time. See section
‘Settings’ in chapter ‘Using the
appliance’.
Fried snacks are
not crispy when
they come out of
the appliance.
You used a type
Use oven snacks or lightly brush
of snacks meant
some oil onto the snacks for a
to be prepared in crispier result.
a traditional deep
fryer.
I cannot slide
the drawer into
the appliance
properly.
There are
too many
ingredients in the
basket.
Do not fill the basket beyond the
MAX indication.
The pan and the
basket are not
placed correctly.
Make sure the pan and basket are
placed correctly.
You are
preparing greasy
ingredients.
When you fry greasy ingredients
in the appliance, a large amount
of oil will leak into the pan.
The oil produces white smoke
and the pan may heat up more
than usual. This does not affect
the appliance or the end result.
The pan still
contains grease
residues from
previous use.
White smoke is caused by
grease heating up in the pan.
Make sure you clean the pan
properly after each use.
You did not soak
the potato sticks
properly before
you fried them.
Soak the potato sticks in a bowl
for at least 30 minutes, take them
out and dry them with kitchen
paper.
You did not use
the right potato
type.
Make sure you use fresh potatoes
and a firm type of potatoes.
Fresh fries are
not crispy when
they come out of
the appliance.
The crispiness of
the fries depends
on the amount of
oil and water in
the fries.
Make sure you dry the potato
sticks properly before you add
the oil. Cut the potato sticks
smaller and add slightly more oil
for a crispier result.
The message ‘Er’
appears on the
display.
An error has
occurred.
Have the appliance checked by
a service centre authorised by
Philips.
The time and
temperature
indications
change
automatically,
even though I
do not press any
buttons.
There is moisture Make sure you dry the control
panel with a cloth after you have
on the control
panel.
cleaned it.
White
smoke comes
out of the
appliance.
Fresh fries are
fried unevenly in
the appliance.