TEFAL ActiFry Original FZ710840 Air Fryer - 4 Portions / 1kg

ActiFry Original FZ710840 Air Fryer - 4 Portions / 1kg The only air fryer brand that stirs for you, making it easy to feed up to four people at once!
  • Enjoy healthy*, hands-free and even cooking with automatic stirring
  • Simplify meals with a 1kg capacity that can feed up to four people
  • Mix up your mealtimes with 150+ recipes on the free My ActiFry app
  • Skip the washing-up thanks to removable and dishwasher-safe parts

 

A new spin on mealtimes

Treat yourself to southern fried chicken, crispy onion rings, egg fried rice and creamy curries with no guilt – and no deep fat fryer. Tefal’s leading health fryer brand, ActiFry Original fries all your favourite recipes with 99% less fat added*. It uses a clever combination of hot air and an automatic stirring paddle to keep things moving, so your food is cooked evenly without you lifting a finger. No need for preheating; just add your ingredients, set the digital timer and let ActiFry Original do the rest. The timer is removable, so you can take it with you while you catch up on your favourite TV shows – no pot-watching here. But if you can’t resist a sneak peek, the lid is see-through. Thai noodles, beef chilli and crispy chips – ActiFry Original stirs up endless possibilities, all with a fraction of the fat. Even desserts! Everything from doughnuts and sweet spring rolls, to crumbles and cakes. The 1kg capacity caters for up to four – that’ll make family mealtimes easy. Plus, ActiFry is the only brand of air fryer with the free My ActiFry app**. Choose from 150+ healthy recipes or enter your ingredients and let the app be your guide. Whether you’re new to the kitchen or a wannabe chef, you’ll be cooking exciting and flavourful dishes like a pro. Then when you’re done, the spoon, lid, bowl and stirring paddle are all dishwasher safe. So, you can enjoy your meal knowing there’s no washing-up. For the ultimate experience in healthy, fuss free cooking, check out our most advanced air fryer yet… the ActiFry Genius, so clever it knows just the right temperature and timings to start stirring your food for you thanks to its 9 automatic cooking programs.

* Many recipes do not require additional oil.

 

Essentials
  • Hands-free cooking

    Hot air and automatic stirring for evenly cooked results – no stopping or shaking

  • Family friendly

    1kg/4 portion capacity – great for feeding all the family

  • Endless versatility

    For everything from curries and casseroles to chicken and chips – even desserts

  • Time-saving

    Convenient removable digital timer for less monitoring and more free time

  • Healthier frying

    All your favourite fried recipes with 99% less fat added*

  • Easy peeking

    Transparent glass lid to keep an eye on progress without interrupting cooking

  • Fuss-free cleaning

    Removable, dishwasher-safe parts for quick and easy clean-up

Accessories
Specifications
Power 1400  
Recipes included    
Actifry technology hot air circulation & automatic stirring  
Food capacity 1  kg
Oil Measurement SPOON  
Lid Bi Material  
LCD screen    
Timer    
Removable pan Ceramic  
On/Off Switch    
Nutritional benefits 3% FAT  
Cooking mode 1 Standard  
Dishwasher safe    
Dishwasher safe - details LID, PAN, PADDLE, SPOON  
Colours BLACK  

Frequent questions
For the Actifry Mini you only need 8.5ml of oil (spoon provided). For the standard capacity 1kg Actifry and 1.2kg Actifry Plus,there is a spoon provided with a volume of 14ml. The 1.5kg food capacity Family Actifry is supplied with a spoon measuring 20 ml. The majority of recipes will use 1 spoonful of oil, however this may change according to the recipe. Some foods do not need one full spoonful of oil to be cooked in the Actifry. Frozen chips will already have oil on the exterior and fatty foods such as sausages may not need a full spoonful of oil as there may be a lot of fat already in the foods.
The Actifry can be used with a variety of oils such as Olive Oil, Vegetable Oil, Sunflower Oil, Rape Seed Oil.
Wash the cut chips twice in a bowl of water before cooking to remove any excess starch. It is then essential to dry them thoroughly before cooking in a clean, absorbent tea towel and finally patted dry with kitchen paper. If you are cooking frozen chips you do not need to add any oil as these already contain oil and could make the chips soggy. If using the 2 in1 feature (bowl + tray) after the food is cooked on the tray, cook the chips for a further 2-5 minutes after you’ve removed the tray to make them crispier.
None as the chips already contain oil.
For the 1kg, 1.2kg and Actifry Mini models you have to use the paddle during cooking to prevent food from falling into the motor unit.
The cooking pan is too full.
Respect the maximum quantities indicated in the cooking tables.
There are many possible reasons:
• You may not have used the right variety of potatoes.
• The potatoes were insufficiently washed and dried prior to cooking and still contain too much starch.
• The chips are too thick. Cut the chips thinner.
• You have not used enough oil. Increase the amount of oil.
• The filter may be obstructed. Clean the filter.
There are many possible reasons:
• The paddle has not been installed. Fit the paddle in place for every use.
• The chips or foods have not been cut in regular sized pieces. Cut food to the same size for best cooking results.
The size of the chip affects how crunchy or soft it is.
The thinner the chips, the more crunchy they will be and conversely, thicker chips will be softer inside.
Depending on your taste preferences, you may vary the cooking time and the cut of your chips: thin: 8 x 8 mm/Standard: 10 x 10 mm/Thick: 13 x 13 mm.
For best results, wash the whole potatoes and then sliced potatoes in plenty of water until it runs clear.
This allows you to remove as much starch as possible to prevent the chips from sticking together.
Dry them thoroughly using a dry, absorbent kitchen towel.
The chips should be completely dry before cooking.
• Leave it to cool down completely before cleaning.
• Open the lid and lift the latch to remove.
• Remove the paddle, cooking pan and removable filter.
• All removable pieces are dishwasher safe or may be cleaned with a soft sponge and washing up liquid.
• Dry all the pieces carefully before putting everything back in place.
Yes – this is perfectly normal.
If you are cooking frozen chips you do not need to add any oil as they already contain oil.
If food is too thick it can burn on the top. Reduce the thickness of the food. Some food is unsuitable for cooking on the tray such as breaded fish or food coated with breadcrumbs as they dry out and burn during hot air cooking.
The cooking temperature of the Actifry is approximately 180°C (160°C at the heart of the food) at the end of the cooking.
In general, we advise that you use potato varieties that are recommended for making chips. Maris Piper or Red Rooster generally give the best results. However, results can vary for all potatoes used depending on the Season and also how they are stored in supermarkets. If you do not achieve good results then try changing where you purchase them from.
Due to the rotation of the paddle we would not suggest cooking fish in the Actifry as it can easily break up during cooking. In order to avoid this, we recommend that you use the top tray for cooking fish (2in1 model only).
It is normal to see a small gap between the cover and the body. The lid and body should not be air tight.
Always clip the lid into place firmly but gently. When closing the lid, do not bang the lid shut but use the finger tab on the front of the lid to gently press the lid into place. If putting the lid in the dishwasher, always place it near the top of the dishwasher (the cooler area) and use a cooler setting - refer to your dishwasher manual.
Yes, this is a genuinely multi-purpose appliance, which can be used to cook a wide range of foods.
Your appliance can be used for numerous recipes, from starters to desserts.
You can also make crispy chips, tender chicken or even fruit cake…
The previous Actifry designs and Actifry Family do not allow the 2 in 1 ActiFry plate to be added.
There is no danger in opening the lid while cooking, but it is not recommended, even when the ingredients collect on the sides of the pan.
This will lower the temperature inside the device and, for "Smart" recipes, may disrupt the cooking settings tested to guarantee perfect results.