67points

DeLonghi ECAM 23.420

57points

Krups Espresseria Automatic Premium EA8260

DeLonghi ECAM 23.420
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DeLonghi ECAM 23.420 vs Krups Espresseria Automatic Premium EA8260

DeLonghi ECAM 23.420
Krups Espresseria Automatic Premium EA8260

Why is DeLonghi ECAM 23.420 better than Krups Espresseria Automatic Premium EA8260?

  • Uses ground coffee
    ?
  • Has a removable water tank
    ?
  • Automatic milk circuit cleaning
    ?
  • Has one touch cappuccino
    ?
  • Has sleep mode
    ?
  • Indicates when drip tray is full
    ?
  • 7mm narrower
    ?

    238mmvs245mm

Why is Krups Espresseria Automatic Premium EA8260 better than DeLonghi ECAM 23.420?

  • Has a steam wand
    ?
  • 10% bigger bean hopper
    ?

    275gvs250g
  • 65mm thinner
    ?

    365mmvs430mm
  • 8mm shorter
    ?

    330mmvs338mm
  • 14.69% less body volume
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    29510.25cm³vs34590.92cm³

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General info

1.warranty period

2

2

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.
2.thickness

430mm

365mm

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.
3.height

338mm

330mm

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

238mm

245mm

The width represents the horizontal dimension of the product. We consider a smaller width better because it assures easy maneuverability.
5.volume

34590.92cm³

29510.25cm³

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

Components

1.Has burr grinder
DeLonghi ECAM 23.420
Krups Espresseria Automatic Premium EA8260
A burr grinder works in such a way that you can get a consistent, uniform size of grind each time, which is one of the key aspects of getting great tasting espresso. On the other hand an inferior blade grinder often leaves you with an inconsistent grind.
2.has a touch screen
DeLonghi ECAM 23.420
Krups Espresseria Automatic Premium EA8260
You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
3.Has an integrated grinder
DeLonghi ECAM 23.420
Krups Espresseria Automatic Premium EA8260
The espresso machine has an integrated grinder so that you don’t have to buy a separate one.
4.Has a steam wand
DeLonghi ECAM 23.420
Krups Espresseria Automatic Premium EA8260
It has a steam wand, which allows you to make steamed/frothed milk to create other drinks from an espresso base.
5.Cup clearance is adjustable
DeLonghi ECAM 23.420
Krups Espresseria Automatic Premium EA8260
An adjustable cup clearance is useful when you wish to use larger cups and mugs, such as when making a latte macchiato.
6.dump box capacity

14

14

The machine automatically deposits the used coffee grounds or pods into the dump box after extraction. The dump box capacity shows how many drinks you can create before it is full.

Water source

1.Has a removable water tank
DeLonghi ECAM 23.420
Krups Espresseria Automatic Premium EA8260
The water tank is removable, making it easier to refill.
2.water tank capacity

1.8l

1.8l

With a larger water tank you don’t have to refill it as often.
3.Has integrated filter
DeLonghi ECAM 23.420
Krups Espresseria Automatic Premium EA8260
An integrated water filter produces cleaner water for brewing espresso. It also helps to prevent the build up of limescale.
4.Has a hot water outlet
DeLonghi ECAM 23.420
Krups Espresseria Automatic Premium EA8260
A hot water outlet is useful as it can be used to heat cups, as well as making americanos, long blacks and teas.
5.Water tank is transparent
DeLonghi ECAM 23.420
Krups Espresseria Automatic Premium EA8260
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.

Maintenance

1.Automatic milk circuit cleaning
DeLonghi ECAM 23.420
Krups Espresseria Automatic Premium EA8260
The machine automatically cleans the milk circuit, meaning that the machine requires a minimal amount of cleaning.
2.Automatic coffee circuit rinse
DeLonghi ECAM 23.420
Krups Espresseria Automatic Premium EA8260
The machine automatically cleans the coffee circuit, meaning that the machine requires a minimal amount of cleaning.
3.Prevents overheating
DeLonghi ECAM 23.420
Krups Espresseria Automatic Premium EA8260
It has an internal fuse/thermal sensors which prevents the machine from overheating.
4.Has sleep mode
DeLonghi ECAM 23.420
Krups Espresseria Automatic Premium EA8260
After a certain period of being idle, the device will switch to a sleep mode to conserve power.
5.Indicates when drip tray is full
DeLonghi ECAM 23.420
Krups Espresseria Automatic Premium EA8260
With a drip tray indicator the machine informs you of when you need to empty the tray.

Features

1.Has one touch cappuccino
DeLonghi ECAM 23.420
Krups Espresseria Automatic Premium EA8260
With one press of a button you can create a cappuccino.
2.Has integrated milk frother
DeLonghi ECAM 23.420
Krups Espresseria Automatic Premium EA8260
With an integrated milk frother, the machine can automatically produce frothed milk for use in cappuccinos and other drinks.
3.Can brew and steam simultaneously
DeLonghi ECAM 23.420
Krups Espresseria Automatic Premium EA8260
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.
4.Has a pre-infusion function
DeLonghi ECAM 23.420
Krups Espresseria Automatic Premium EA8260
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.

Miscellaneous

1.Uses ground coffee
DeLonghi ECAM 23.420
Krups Espresseria Automatic Premium EA8260
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.

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