Power Functions is a LEGO category that had 18 sets released in 2008-2009, 2011 & 2013. This page details statistics of this theme, derived from all of the reviews Brick Insights has gathered and interpreted. You'll find a breakdown of the following:
Let's get the best part done first. These are the highest rated Power Functions sets of all time.
All Power Functions sets by rating
Just for fun - these are the worst rated Power Functions sets.
is the average rating of all Power Functions sets.
This rating is the average of all 17 scored sets in Power Functions. Compared to other categories this is average. 1 unscored sets are not included. 94% of all sets in this category are scored. Here's the distribution of all categories and where Power Functions is in relation to the others.
To know what it takes for a set to get a score and thus be included in these calculations, check out the FAQ.
Years without scored sets are not included.
Alright, so that's the rating. But are the sets generally recommended? The data we've collected shows that the majority of Power Functions sets are considered up to personal taste:
Total: 18 / 18
Not all sets in our database are marked as recommended or not. We currently have 0 sets in Power Functions that are considered unknown. They are excluded from these calculations.
A set is considered recommended when the majority of reviews recommend it. If you're interested in knowing when a review is considered a recommendation, I keep that reasoning updated in Brick Insights FAQ. I've also written an article detailing the recommendation distribution of all reviews.
Since part prices vary a lot depending on part types, Brick Insights attempts to group similar categories together. We call these meta-categories comparable categories. Power Functions is bundled into Robotics & Electronics along with these:
The average price per part (PPP) of all Robotics & Electronics sets is 1.73. The average PPP for Power Functions is 2.57.
All prices are adjusted for inflation.