COUNTER-TOP BLENDER COMPARISON & COMPATIBILITY

 Ascent Series Blenders

Ascent
Series

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Legacy Series Blenders

Legacy
Series

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Explorian Series Blenders

Explorian
Series

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Vitamix One Blender

Vitamix
One

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Blender Features:
Model Support
Ascent & Venturist SeriesLegacy Series*Explorian SeriesVitamix One
Program Settings Program SettingsPrograms ensure simple cleaning, walk-away convenience, and consistent results for a variety of recipes. Programs include: Smoothies, Hot Soups, Dips & Spreads, Frozen Desserts, and Self-Cleaning.
Ascent & Venturist series Program SettingsThe Ascent & Venturist series has the program settings blender features
Legacy series Program SettingsThe legacy series has the program settings blender features
Variable Speed Control Variable Speed ControlVariable speeds 1-10 allow you to refine every texture with culinary precision, from the smoothest purées to the heartiest soups.
All Models
Ascent & Venturist series variable speed controlThe Ascent & Venturist series has the variable speed control blender feature
Legacy series variable speed controlThe legacy series has the variable speed control blender feature
All Models
Explorian series variable speed controlThe explorian series has the variable speed control blender feature
All Models
Vitamix one series variable speed controlThe vitamix one series has the variable speed control blender feature
Touch-Screen Control Touch-Screen ControlTouchscreen controls give the machine a sleek silhouette and are easily wiped clean.
Ascent & Venturist series touch screen controlThe Ascent & Venturist series has the touch screen control blender feature
Pulse PulseThe Pulse feature gives you a quick burst of power to chop ingredients or refresh drinks.
All Models
Ascent & Venturist series pulseThe Ascent & Venturist series has the pulse blender feature
Legacy series pulseThe legacy series has the pulse blender feature
All Models
Explorian series pulseThe explorian series has the pulse blender feature
Built-in Timer Built-in TimerA built-in Programmable Timer can be set to process your custom recipes and stop the machine automatically.
All Models
Ascent & Venturist series built-in timerThe Ascent & Venturist series has the built-in timer blender feature
Self-Detect Technology Self-Detect TechnologyYour Ascent™ Series blender will recognize the container and automatically adjust blend settings for its size.
All Models
Ascent & Venturist series self detect TechnologyThe Ascent & Venturist series has the self detect Technology blender feature
What You Can Make
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All TechniquesAll TechniquesAll TechniquesSmoothies, Baby Food, Batters, Frozen Treats, and More
Warranty10 Year7 Year5 Year2 Year
Colors
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  • Black Stainless Metal
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Dimensions
L × W × H
11" × 8" × 17"Varies by Model11" × 8" × 18"8" × 6" × 12" (?)
Attachment Compatibility:Ascent & Venturist SeriesLegacy Series*Explorian SeriesVitamix One
Food Processor Thumbnail Food Processor Ascent & Venturist series food processorThe Ascent & Venturist series has the food processor attachment compatibility
Blending Cup Thumbnail 20oz. Cup Containers Ascent & Venturist series cup containersThe Ascent & Venturist series has the 20oz. cup containers attachment compatibilityRequires Personal Cup AdapterRequires Personal Cup Adapter
Blending Bowls Thumbnail 8oz. Bowl Containers Ascent & Venturist series bowl containersThe Ascent & Venturist series has the 80oz. bowl containers attachment compatibility
Personal Cup Adapter Thumbnail Personal Cup Adapter Legacy series personal cup adapterThe legacy series has the personal cup adapter attachment compatibilityExplorian series personal cup adapterThe explorian series has the personal cup adapter attachment compatibility
Container Compatibility:Ascent & Venturist SeriesLegacy Series*Explorian SeriesVitamix One
Stainless Steel Container Thumbnail 48oz. Stainless Steel Container Ascent & Venturist series stainless steel containerThe Ascent & Venturist series has the 48oz. stainless steel container compatibilityLegacy series stainless steel containerThe legacy series has the 48oz. stainless steel container compatibilityExplorian series stainless steel containerThe explorian series has the 48oz. stainless steel container compatibility
Aer Disc Container Thumbnail 48oz. Aer™ Disc Container Ascent & Venturist series aer™ disc containerThe Ascent & Venturist series has the 48oz. aer™ disc container compatibilityLegacy series aer™ disc containerThe legacy series has the 48oz. aer™ disc container compatibilityExplorian series aer™ disc containerThe explorian series has the 48oz. aer™ disc container compatibility
64oz Low Profile Container Thumbnail Low-Profile 64oz. Container with Self‑Detect™ Ascent & Venturist series low profileThe Ascent & Venturist series has the Low-Profile 64oz. Container with Self‑Detect™ compatibility
48oz Container Thumbnail 48oz. Container with Self‑Detect™ Ascent & Venturist series 48oz. wet ContainerThe Ascent & Venturist series has the 48oz. Container with Self‑Detect™ compatibility
48oz Dry Container Thumbnail 48oz. Dry Grains Container with Self‑Detect™ Ascent & Venturist series 48oz. Dry Grains ContainerThe Ascent & Venturist series has the 48oz. Dry Grains Container with Self‑Detect™ compatibility
64oz Container Thumbnail Classic 64oz. Container Legacy series Classic 64oz. ContainerThe legacy series has the Classic 64oz. Container compatibility
Low Profile 64oz Container Thumbnail Low-Profile 64oz. Container Legacy series Low-Profile 64oz. ContainerThe legacy series has the Low-Profile 64oz. Container compatibilityCertified Reconditioned Explorian, E320 (Costco)
48oz Container Thumbnail 48oz. Container Legacy series 48oz. ContainerThe legacy series has the 48oz. Container compatibilityExplorian series 48oz. ContainerThe explorian series has the 48oz. Container compatibility
32oz Container Thumbnail 32oz. Container Legacy series 32oz. ContainerThe legacy series has the 32oz. Container compatibilityExplorian series 32oz. ContainerThe explorian series has the 32oz. Container compatibility
32oz Dry Grains Container Thumbnail 32oz. Dry Grains Container Legacy series 32oz. Dry Grains ContainerThe legacy series has the 32oz. Dry Grains Container compatibilityExplorian series 32oz. Dry Grains ContainerThe explorian series has the 32oz. Dry Grains Container compatibility
What You Can Make:Ascent & Venturist SeriesLegacy Series*Explorian SeriesVitamix One
Smoothies & JuicesAscent & Venturist Series Smoothies & JuicesThe Ascent & Venturist series can make Smoothies & JuicesLegacy series Smoothies & JuicesThe legacy series can make Smoothies & JuicesExplorian series Smoothies & JuicesThe explorian series can make Smoothies & JuicesVitamix One series Smoothies & JuicesThe Vitamix One series can make Smoothies & Juices
Baby FoodAscent & Venturist Series baby foodThe Ascent & Venturist series can make baby foodLegacy Series baby foodThe legacy series can make baby foodExplorian Series baby foodThe explorian series can make baby foodVitamix one Series baby foodThe Vitamix one series can make baby food
BattersAscent & Venturist Series battersThe Ascent & Venturist series can make battersLegacy Series battersThe legacy series can make battersExplorian Series battersThe explorian series can make battersVitamix one Series battersThe vitamix one series can make batters
Dressings & Cold SaucesAscent & Venturist Series Dressings & Cold SaucesThe Ascent & Venturist series can make Dressings & Cold SaucesLegacy Series Dressings & Cold SaucesThe legacy series can make Dressings & Cold SaucesExplorian Series Dressings & Cold SaucesThe explorian series can make Dressings & Cold SaucesVitamix one Series Dressings & Cold SaucesThe vitamix one series can make Dressings & Cold Sauces
Dips & SpreadsAscent & Venturist Series Dips & SpreadsThe Ascent & Venturist series can make Dips & SpreadsLegacy Series Dips & SpreadsThe legacy series can make Dips & SpreadsExplorian Series Dips & SpreadsThe explorian series can make Dips & SpreadsVitamix one Series Dips & SpreadsThe vitamix one series can make Dips & Spreads
Food PrepAscent & Venturist Series food prepThe Ascent & Venturist series can make food prepLegacy Series food prepThe legacy series can make food prepExplorian Series food prepThe explorian series can make food prepVitamix one Series food prepThe vitamix one series can make food prep
Frozen TreatsAscent & Venturist Series Frozen TreatsThe Ascent & Venturist series can make Frozen TreatsLegacy Series Frozen TreatsThe legacy series can make Frozen TreatsExplorian Series Frozen TreatsThe explorian series can make Frozen TreatsVitamix one Series Frozen TreatsThe vitamix one series can make Frozen Treats
CocktailsAscent & Venturist Series CocktailsThe Ascent & Venturist series can make CocktailsLegacy Series CocktailsThe legacy series can make CocktailsExplorian Series CocktailsThe explorian series can make CocktailsVitamix one Series CocktailsThe Vitamix one series can make Cocktails
Nut ButtersAscent & Venturist Series Nut ButtersThe Ascent & Venturist series can make Nut ButtersLegacy Series Nut ButtersThe legacy series can make Nut ButtersExplorian Series Nut ButtersThe explorian series can make Nut Butters
Grinding Flours, Nuts, or SpicesAscent & Venturist Series Grinding Flours, Nuts, or SpicesThe Ascent & Venturist series can Grinding Flours, Nuts, or SpicesLegacy Series Grinding Flours, Nuts, or SpicesThe legacy series can Grinding Flours, Nuts, or SpicesExplorian Series Grinding Flours, Nuts, or SpicesThe explorian series can Grinding Flours, Nuts, or Spices
Hot Soups & DrinksAscent & Venturist Series Hot Soups & DrinksThe Ascent & Venturist series can make Hot Soups & DrinksLegacy Series Hot Soups & DrinksThe legacy series can make Hot Soups & DrinksExplorian Series Hot Soups & DrinksThe explorian series can make Hot Soups & Drinks
DoughsAscent & Venturist Series DoughsThe Ascent & Venturist series can make DoughsLegacy Series DoughsThe legacy series can make DoughsExplorian Series DoughsThe explorian series can make Doughs
Pro. 750 is an abbreviated name for the Professional Series 750
* Legacy Series includes 6500 (Bed Bath & Beyond), 5300 (Bed Bath & Beyond), and all retired models/bundles.