22points

DeLonghi Maestria

27points

Krups Gran Maestria

DeLonghi Maestria
Krups Gran Maestria
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DeLonghi Maestria vs Krups Gran Maestria

DeLonghi Maestria
Krups Gran Maestria

Why is DeLonghi Maestria better than Krups Gran Maestria?

  • Has a steam wand
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  • 150mm narrower
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    170mmvs320mm
  • 1.7kg lighter
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    5.3kgvs7000g
  • 44.78% less body volume
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    20145cm³vs36480cm³

Why is Krups Gran Maestria better than DeLonghi Maestria?

  • Has integrated milk frother
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  • Has cleaning alert
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  • Has cup warmer
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  • 15mm thinner
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    380mmvs395mm

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General info

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

395mm

380mm

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.width

170mm

320mm

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

300mm

300mm

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

5.3kg

7kg

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.
6.volume

20145cm³

36480cm³

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 a touch screen
DeLonghi Maestria
Krups Gran Maestria
You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
2.Has an integrated grinder
DeLonghi Maestria
Krups Gran Maestria
The espresso machine has an integrated grinder so that you don’t have to buy a separate one.
3.Cup clearance is adjustable
DeLonghi Maestria
Krups Gran Maestria
An adjustable cup clearance is useful when you wish to use larger cups and mugs, such as when making a latte macchiato.
4.Has a steam wand
DeLonghi Maestria
Krups Gran Maestria
It has a steam wand, which allows you to make steamed/frothed milk to create other drinks from an espresso base.
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.
6.Has a rotary vane pump
DeLonghi Maestria
Krups Gran Maestria
A rotary vane pump is most often found on commercial and high-end consumer machines, and offers much quieter operation compared to the more common, vibratory pump.

Water source

With a larger water tank you don’t have to refill it as often.
2.Has a removable water tank
DeLonghi Maestria
Krups Gran Maestria
The water tank is removable, making it easier to refill.
3.Has a hot water outlet
DeLonghi Maestria
Krups Gran Maestria
A hot water outlet is useful as it can be used to heat cups, as well as making americanos, long blacks and teas.
4.Has integrated filter
DeLonghi Maestria
Krups Gran Maestria
An integrated water filter produces cleaner water for brewing espresso. It also helps to prevent the build up of limescale.
5.Water tank is transparent
DeLonghi Maestria
Krups Gran Maestria
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.Has cleaning alert
DeLonghi Maestria
Krups Gran Maestria
The machine alerts you when it requires cleaning.
2.Indicates when drip tray is full
DeLonghi Maestria
Krups Gran Maestria
With a drip tray indicator the machine informs you of when you need to empty the tray.
3.Has sleep mode
DeLonghi Maestria
Krups Gran Maestria
After a certain period of being idle, the device will switch to a sleep mode to conserve power.

Features

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.
2.Has integrated milk frother
DeLonghi Maestria
Krups Gran Maestria
With an integrated milk frother, the machine can automatically produce frothed milk for use in cappuccinos and other drinks.
3.Has one touch cappuccino
DeLonghi Maestria
Krups Gran Maestria
With one press of a button you can create a cappuccino.
4.Doesn’t use proprietary capsules
DeLonghi Maestria
Krups Gran Maestria
This means that the capsules/pods are widely available, whereas with some manufacturers you can only buy them from special shops or online.
For machines which accept coffee capsules/pods, each one can create a different drink, including teas and hot chocolates. More types of drink available gives you a greater range of choice.
6.Can brew and steam simultaneously
DeLonghi Maestria
Krups Gran Maestria
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.

Miscellaneous

1.Uses ground coffee
DeLonghi Maestria
Krups Gran Maestria
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.
2.Uses coffee pods
DeLonghi Maestria
Krups Gran Maestria
The machine uses coffee pods or capsules, which offer different flavors and types of coffee.

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