49points

Breville Duo-Temp

21points

Saeco Via Venezia

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Breville Duo-Temp vs Saeco Via Venezia

Breville Duo-Temp
Saeco Via Venezia

Why is Breville Duo-Temp better than Saeco Via Venezia?

  • Has a commercial steam wand
    ?
  • Has PID controller
    ?
  • Indicates when drip tray is full
    ?
  • Has a pre-infusion function
    ?
  • Has integrated filter
    ?
  • Has sleep mode
    ?
  • 10% larger water tank
    ?

    2.2lvs2l

Why is Saeco Via Venezia better than Breville Duo-Temp?

  • 101.2mm thinner
    ?

    304.8mmvs406mm
  • 63.5mm shorter
    ?

    317.5mmvs381mm
  • 51.85% less body volume
    ?

    24580.6cm³vs51046.38cm³
  • 76mm narrower
    ?

    254mmvs330mm

Price comparison

Breville Duo-Temp

Buy used:

$990

ProductStorePrice
Breville Duo-Temp AmazonBreville BES810BSS Duo Temp Pro Espresso...Breville BES810BSS Duo Temp Pro Espresso Machine, Stainless Steel
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$450
Breville Duo-Temp Amazon54mm Bottomless Portafilter for Breville...54mm Bottomless Portafilter for Breville Barista Express, Infuser, Bambino Plus, Duo Temp Pro, BES870XL, BES878BSS, BES880BSS, BES840XL, BES810BSS and More Breville Espresso Machine - Golden
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$45
Breville Duo-Temp AmazonBreville BES870XL Barista Express Espres...Breville BES870XL Barista Express Espresso Machine, Brushed Stainless Steel
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$700
Breville Duo-Temp AmazonBreville BBL620SIL the Fresh and Furious...Breville BBL620SIL the Fresh and Furious Countertop Blender, Silver
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$190
Breville Duo-Temp AmazonBreville 800JEXL Juice Fountain Elite Ce...Breville 800JEXL Juice Fountain Elite Centrifugal Juicer, Brushed Stainless Steel
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$300
Breville Duo-Temp AmazonCOSORI Electric Gooseneck Kettle with 5 ...COSORI Electric Gooseneck Kettle with 5 Variable Presets, Pour Over Kettle & Coffee Kettle, 100% Stainless Steel Inner Lid & Bottom, 1200 Watt Quick Heating, 0.8L, Matte Black
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$70
Breville Duo-Temp AmazonThe Complete Air Fryer Cookbook: 1000 Fl...The Complete Air Fryer Cookbook: 1000 Flavorful and Effortless Recipes for Everyday Air Fryer Cooking
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$13
Breville Duo-Temp AmazonBreville BES840XL Infuser Espresso Machi...Breville BES840XL Infuser Espresso Machine, Brushed Stainless Steel
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$569
Breville Duo-Temp AmazonBreville BWF100 Single Cup Brewer Replac...Breville BWF100 Single Cup Brewer Replacement Charcoal Filters White
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$38

Saeco Via Venezia

Buy used:

$245

ProductStorePrice
Saeco Via Venezia AmazonGaggia - Saeco 996530015809 FILTER HOLDE...Gaggia - Saeco 996530015809 FILTER HOLDER GASKET Ø 66X36X16 MM
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$19
Saeco Via Venezia AmazonPhilips 3200 Series Fully Automatic Espr...Philips 3200 Series Fully Automatic Espresso Machine w/ Milk Frother, Black, EP3221/44
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$575
Saeco Via Venezia AmazonGaggia - Saeco Pannaerello Wand, Steam W...Gaggia - Saeco Pannaerello Wand, Steam Wand Frother
Amazon logo
$13
Saeco Via Venezia AmazonSaeco 53mm Portafilter for Saeco and Sta...Saeco 53mm Portafilter for Saeco and Starbucks Espresso Machines (Bottomless)
Amazon logo
$50
Saeco Via Venezia AmazonSaeco Xelsis Super Automatic Espresso Ma...Saeco Xelsis Super Automatic Espresso Machine, Titanium Metal Front, SM7684/04
Amazon logo
$1,901
Saeco Via Venezia AmazonPhilips Kitchen Appliances EP4347/94 Esp...Philips Kitchen Appliances EP4347/94 Espresso Machine, One Size, Black
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$899
Saeco Via Venezia AmazonSaeco 996530067961 (11026924) Portafilt ...Saeco 996530067961 (11026924) Portafilt Pres/Mec
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$24
Saeco Via Venezia AmazonEspresso Machine, Wirsh 15 Bar Espresso ...Espresso Machine, Wirsh 15 Bar Espresso Maker with Milk Frother Steamer Wand,Compact Expresso Coffee Machine with 42oz Removable Reservoir for Cappuccino and Latte, Brushed Stainless Steel
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$170

General info

1.weight

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8.16kg

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.
3.thickness

406mm

304.8mm

We consider a thinner chassis better because it makes the product more compact and portable. Thinness is a feature highlighted by many manufacturers of mobile devices, but it is essential for a wide range of products.
4.watts per litre

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3653

Generally, a larger capacity boiler with a higher wattage will be able to recover and replenish quicker. This is useful if making many coffees at once.
5.height

381mm

317.5mm

The height represents the vertical dimension of the product. We consider a smaller height better because it assures easy maneuverability.
6.volume

51046.38cm³

24580.6cm³

Volume is the quantity of three-dimensional space enclosed by the product's chassis or, in simpler terms, the space the product occupies.
7.width

330mm

254mm

The width represents the horizontal dimension of the product. We consider a smaller width better because it assures easy maneuverability.
8.Uses ground coffee
Breville Duo-Temp
Saeco Via Venezia
Ground coffee, especially if freshly roasted and ground, results in much better quality coffee than the kind of results you get with pods or capsules.

Components

1.Has a pressure gauge
Breville Duo-Temp
Saeco Via Venezia
One of the most important aspects to pulling a great espresso is the amount of pressure used. Aspects such as how tightly tamped the portafilter is can affect the pressure and therefore the overall quality of the extraction. A pressure gauge helps you to adjust your process to achieve a perfect 9 bar of pressure.
2.Has a 58mm portafilter
Breville Duo-Temp
Saeco Via Venezia
A 58mm portafilter is the most common size in the industry, offering a greater range of accessories to purchase such as portafilter baskets and tampers.
3.Has a steam wand
Breville Duo-Temp
Saeco Via Venezia
It has a steam wand, which allows you to make steamed/frothed milk to create other drinks from an espresso base.
4.Has a commercial steam wand
Breville Duo-Temp
Saeco Via Venezia
It comes with a commercial style steam wand as opposed to a pannarello steam wand. These are harder to master but can allow you to produce better, richer milk froth.
5.Uses E61 brew group
Breville Duo-Temp
Saeco Via Venezia
The E61 brew group is the industry standard brew group for espresso machines, which delivers consistent, stable heat in order to help pull the perfect espresso.
6.Uses E61 group head
Breville Duo-Temp
Saeco Via Venezia
An E61 group head provides excellent temperature stability, a key aspect of producing great espresso. It also has the benefit of a passive pre-infusion feature.
7.Has an integrated grinder
Breville Duo-Temp
Saeco Via Venezia
The espresso machine has an integrated grinder so that you don’t have to buy a separate one.
8.bean hopper capacity

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Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Saeco Via Venezia)

A bigger bean hopper means that you have to refill it less often.
9.Has a display
Breville Duo-Temp
Saeco Via Venezia
The device has an electronic display to present information to the user.

Water source

1.Water tank is transparent
Breville Duo-Temp
Saeco Via Venezia
With a transparent water tank you can easily see when it needs to be filled up. This is important as attempting to make an espresso with an empty tank can damage the machine.
2.Has PID controller
Breville Duo-Temp
Saeco Via Venezia
A PID controller controls the temperature of the boiler electronically. It offers a far greater degree of accuracy and consistency than a regular, mechanical thermostat used to control temperature. This is very important as a temperature of around 92°C to 96°C is key to pulling the perfect espresso.
3.Has a removable water tank
Breville Duo-Temp
Saeco Via Venezia
The water tank is removable, making it easier to refill.
4.Has integrated filter
Breville Duo-Temp
Saeco Via Venezia
An integrated water filter produces cleaner water for brewing espresso. It also helps to prevent the build up of limescale.
5.Has direct water connection
Breville Duo-Temp
Saeco Via Venezia
The coffee machine can connect directly to the water supply. This ensures you never have to refill the machine with water.
6.Has a hot water outlet
Breville Duo-Temp
Saeco Via Venezia
A hot water outlet is useful as it can be used to heat cups, as well as making americanos, long blacks and teas.
With a larger water tank you don’t have to refill it as often.
8.boiler size

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Breville Duo-Temp)

0.26l

A higher capacity boiler means that you don’t have to refill it as often.

Maintenance

1.Has dry puck feature
Breville Duo-Temp
Saeco Via Venezia
At the end of the extraction process, all moisture is removed from the puck. This allows you to easily tap out the coffee from the portafilter afterwards, reducing mess and the need to clean it as often.
2.Has cleaning alert
Breville Duo-Temp
Saeco Via Venezia
The machine alerts you when it requires cleaning.
3.Indicates when drip tray is full
Breville Duo-Temp
Saeco Via Venezia
With a drip tray indicator the machine informs you of when you need to empty the tray.
4.Has sleep mode
Breville Duo-Temp
Saeco Via Venezia
After a certain period of being idle, the device will switch to a sleep mode to conserve power.
5.Prevents overheating
Breville Duo-Temp
Saeco Via Venezia
It has an internal fuse/thermal sensors which prevents the machine from overheating.

Features

1.Has a 3-way valve
Breville Duo-Temp
Saeco Via Venezia
A 3-way solenoid valve relieves the portafilter of pressure and moisture after the extraction. This produces a dry puck which can easily be removed afterwards. It also means that you don’t have to wait for the pressure to equalise, so that you can make back-to-back coffees.
2.Has a pre-infusion function
Breville Duo-Temp
Saeco Via Venezia
With a pre-infusion function you get a low pressure of water before it ramps up to around 9 bar of pressure. This gently expands the grinds to get a smooth extraction and to help prevent channeling in the cake.
3.Can brew and steam simultaneously
Breville Duo-Temp
Saeco Via Venezia
With a double boiler or heat exchanger system, you can brew and steam milk at the same time. This has an advantage over single boiler machines where you have to wait between brewing and steaming for the temperature to adjust.
These buttons can be programmed for different types of coffee such as an espresso, doppio or ristretto. This means once you have mastered a particular style of coffee, you can get it the same every time.
5.Has a shot timer
Breville Duo-Temp
Saeco Via Venezia
The time taken to pull an espresso shot is one of four key elements, and should be around 19-22 seconds. Once you have the grind, dose and tamp correct, you can use the shot clock to time the pull perfectly.
6.number of grind settings

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Breville Duo-Temp)

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A higher number of grind settings gives you more flexibility when choosing the fineness of your ground coffee. The particle size is important as a grind which is too coarse can produce weak tasting espresso, whereas a grind which is too fine can lead to a bitter taste.

Price comparison

Breville Duo-Temp

Buy used:

$990

ProductStorePrice
Breville Duo-Temp AmazonBreville BES810BSS Duo Temp Pro Espresso...Breville BES810BSS Duo Temp Pro Espresso Machine, Stainless Steel
Amazon logo
$450
Breville Duo-Temp Amazon54mm Bottomless Portafilter for Breville...54mm Bottomless Portafilter for Breville Barista Express, Infuser, Bambino Plus, Duo Temp Pro, BES870XL, BES878BSS, BES880BSS, BES840XL, BES810BSS and More Breville Espresso Machine - Golden
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$45
Breville Duo-Temp AmazonBreville BES870XL Barista Express Espres...Breville BES870XL Barista Express Espresso Machine, Brushed Stainless Steel
Amazon logo
$700
Breville Duo-Temp AmazonBreville BBL620SIL the Fresh and Furious...Breville BBL620SIL the Fresh and Furious Countertop Blender, Silver
Amazon logo
$190
Breville Duo-Temp AmazonBreville 800JEXL Juice Fountain Elite Ce...Breville 800JEXL Juice Fountain Elite Centrifugal Juicer, Brushed Stainless Steel
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$300
Breville Duo-Temp AmazonCOSORI Electric Gooseneck Kettle with 5 ...COSORI Electric Gooseneck Kettle with 5 Variable Presets, Pour Over Kettle & Coffee Kettle, 100% Stainless Steel Inner Lid & Bottom, 1200 Watt Quick Heating, 0.8L, Matte Black
Amazon logo
$70
Breville Duo-Temp AmazonThe Complete Air Fryer Cookbook: 1000 Fl...The Complete Air Fryer Cookbook: 1000 Flavorful and Effortless Recipes for Everyday Air Fryer Cooking
Amazon logo
$13
Breville Duo-Temp AmazonBreville BES840XL Infuser Espresso Machi...Breville BES840XL Infuser Espresso Machine, Brushed Stainless Steel
Amazon logo
$569
Breville Duo-Temp AmazonBreville BWF100 Single Cup Brewer Replac...Breville BWF100 Single Cup Brewer Replacement Charcoal Filters White
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$38

Saeco Via Venezia

Buy used:

$245

ProductStorePrice
Saeco Via Venezia AmazonGaggia - Saeco 996530015809 FILTER HOLDE...Gaggia - Saeco 996530015809 FILTER HOLDER GASKET Ø 66X36X16 MM
Amazon logo
$19
Saeco Via Venezia AmazonPhilips 3200 Series Fully Automatic Espr...Philips 3200 Series Fully Automatic Espresso Machine w/ Milk Frother, Black, EP3221/44
Amazon logo
$575
Saeco Via Venezia AmazonGaggia - Saeco Pannaerello Wand, Steam W...Gaggia - Saeco Pannaerello Wand, Steam Wand Frother
Amazon logo
$13
Saeco Via Venezia AmazonSaeco 53mm Portafilter for Saeco and Sta...Saeco 53mm Portafilter for Saeco and Starbucks Espresso Machines (Bottomless)
Amazon logo
$50
Saeco Via Venezia AmazonSaeco Xelsis Super Automatic Espresso Ma...Saeco Xelsis Super Automatic Espresso Machine, Titanium Metal Front, SM7684/04
Amazon logo
$1,901
Saeco Via Venezia AmazonPhilips Kitchen Appliances EP4347/94 Esp...Philips Kitchen Appliances EP4347/94 Espresso Machine, One Size, Black
Amazon logo
$899
Saeco Via Venezia AmazonSaeco 996530067961 (11026924) Portafilt ...Saeco 996530067961 (11026924) Portafilt Pres/Mec
Amazon logo
$24
Saeco Via Venezia AmazonEspresso Machine, Wirsh 15 Bar Espresso ...Espresso Machine, Wirsh 15 Bar Espresso Maker with Milk Frother Steamer Wand,Compact Expresso Coffee Machine with 42oz Removable Reservoir for Cappuccino and Latte, Brushed Stainless Steel
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$170

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