Conclusion: The Thermador SGSX365FS is certainly a stylish cooktop, and the ability to add the phrase "stainless Thermador appliances!" to a real estate listing probably justifies its price for those folks who will never use it outside of reheating soup. But owning this Thermador and not using it to its full potential would be a shame. Our lab tests showed that this cooktop's reputation is well-deserved, with some of the best performance we've recorded from gas burners.
Summary: The Thermador SGSX365FS is included in the latest round of cooktop tests at ConsumerReports.org. Each model is tested on a variety of kitchen tasks: boiling water, melting chocolate and holding tomato sauce at a steady simmer. We also found more than a dozen user reviews for this cooktop through Google's shopping search engine, which compiles product reviews from various sites across the web.
Pros: Heats quickly, Excellent temperature control, Special low-temperature setting, Continuous grates, Automatic re-ignition
Cons: Can be difficult to clean, Surface may scratch easily