Shop Kitchen Scale: How to Choose

If you’re looking for kitchen scales and aren’t sure what to look out for, you’ve come to the right place!

If you're just looking for the best kitchen scales, we've curated a list of the 21 Best Kitchen Scales in Singapore. From sleek designs to budget-friendly choices, each scale offers a unique set of features to elevate your culinary experience. Whether you're a professional chef, a home cook, or on a budget, find a scale that suits your style and meets your specific needs.

Let's dive into the essential features to keep in mind while on the hunt for the perfect food scale. Check out our standard kitchen scale here.



First up, where the numbers meet your eyes. The screen placement is crucial; it's like finding the right angle for that perfect selfie. Whether you swing digital or analog, a clear, legible display is a must. Big digits, sharp contrasts, and a backlight option – pick your style.



Size matters, folks! Check the scale's maximum capacity. Factor in the weight of your fancy containers too. We don't want any surprises when you're whipping up your culinary masterpieces.


Platform Size:

Talking about size, make sure your ingredients aren't playing hide and seek beyond the platform. An accurate reading starts with being able to fit all your items on the platform like a snug glove.



Let's talk precision. Accuracy isn't just about hitting the bullseye; it's about hitting it every time. Your scale should be sensitive enough to read the tiniest changes, with minimal hiccups over time. Consistency is the name of the game.


Ability to Clean:

In the kitchen arena, things can get messy. Opt for a scale that's easy to clean – a removable platform is gold. This keeps the scale surfaces easy to reach and clean. Having a covered keyboard is a bonus, as it makes cleaning way easier.



Budget talks! Fear not, accurate scales come in various price ranges. Find one that doesn't break the bank but still gives you the precision you deserve. Though if you’re looking at investing long term, it might be good to invest into a better kitchen scale.

Check out our budget kitchen scale here!



A crucial aspect is the ability to tare. Taring a scale means to zero out the weight of whatever was already on the scale, such as a bowl, plate, or container. Which makes it way easier to keep adding in ingredients without having to remove everything and reweigh.


Enhanced Features:

Level up with extra features tailored to your needs – overload protection, portability, element protection, or even data collection. Your scale, your rules.


Remember, a top-notch scale isn't just about measurements; it's about preserving the integrity of your culinary creations. Check out our premium kitchen scale here to get the best features available in kitchen scales!


If you're still not decided and want to take a look at more, take a look at our Soehnle weighing scale selection that we have at Modern Home and may you find the best scale. Let's weigh in on perfection!