This hand blender is great for blending soups, sauces, and other things you don't want to put in a traditional blender. It chops, purees, minces and blends. 2 Speed selections and pulse control let you pick the right setting for your current task. The ergonomic handle and control switch keep your hands from getting too tired. A 200W motor with 400W peak power gives you all the strength you need to get the job done.