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Gaggia Classic

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Gaggia Classic review: specs and price

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Gaggia Classic

Why is Gaggia Classic better than the average?

  • Warranty period
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    2vs1.44
  • Weight
    9.07kgvs11.09kg
  • Thickness
    241.3mmvs331.64mm
  • Volume
    17685.9cm³vs88304.15cm³
  • Width
    203.2mmvs262.92mm

Price comparison

General info

1.weight
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Best

Keurig K-Elite

2.99kg

9.07kg

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

Best

Quick Mill 02820

2

2

3.thickness
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Best

Capresso Café

203.2mm

241.3mm

4.height
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Best

Gaggia New Espresso

275mm

360.7mm

5.Uses ground coffee
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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.

Gaggia Classic
6.volume
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Best

Capresso EC50

14004.28cm³

17685.9cm³

Components

1.Has a 58mm portafilter
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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.

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2.Has cup warmer
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With a cup warmer you can heat the cups before pulling your espresso so that it doesn't go cold quickly, which affects the taste and quality. It also means that you don’t have to manually heat them using hot water.

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3.Has a steam wand
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It has a steam wand, which allows you to make steamed/frothed milk to create other drinks from an espresso base.

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Water source

1.Water tank is transparent
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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.

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2.Has a removable water tank
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The water tank is removable, making it easier to refill.

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3.Has a hot water outlet
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A hot water outlet is useful as it can be used to heat cups, as well as making americanos, long blacks and teas.

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Maintenance

1.Has dry puck feature
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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.

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Features

1.Has a 3-way valve
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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.

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