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How a Convection Oven Works

This video illustrates the difference between a convection and conventional (radiant-heat) oven, and explains how convection ovens cook food faster and more evenly than a conventional oven.

Length: 1:08
Produced By: Sarah Breckenridge and Steve Lombardi

Convection ovens cook food faster and more evenly than conventional ovens. Watch the video to understand how they work and read Better Cooking Through Convection for even more details about these modern marvels. You can also visit our special section, In the Kitchen, where you'll find convection oven Q&As, as well as information on conventional ovens, kitchen remodeling, and a kitchen remodel calculator.

Whether you're using a conventional or convection oven, check out our no-fail Sunday Dinner Ideas that bring the family together.

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