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Krups Espresseria Automatic Premium EA8260

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Krups Espresseria Automatic Premium EA8260 review: specs and price

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Krups Espresseria Automatic Premium EA8260

Why is Krups Espresseria Automatic Premium EA8260 better than the average?

  • Water tank capacity
    ?

    1.8lvs1.6l
  • Dump box capacity
    ?

    14vs13.34
  • Height
    330mmvs348.96mm
  • Bean hopper capacity
    ?

    275gvs266.53g
  • Warranty period
    ?

    2vs1.78
  • Volume
    29510.25cm³vs88091.53cm³
  • Thickness
    365mmvs403.07mm
  • Width
    245mmvs252.44mm

Price comparison

General info

1.height
?

Best

DeLonghi Pixie

235mm

330mm

2.volume
?

Best

DeLonghi Pixie

8503.71cm³

29510.25cm³

3.thickness
?

Best

Bosch Tassimo Joy

109mm

365mm

4.width
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Best

DeLonghi Pixie

111mm

245mm

5.warranty period
?

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

Best

Bosch Tassimo Vivy

2

2

Components

1.Has burr grinder
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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.

Krups Espresseria Automatic Premium EA8260
2.Has an integrated grinder
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The espresso machine has an integrated grinder so that you don’t have to buy a separate one.

Krups Espresseria Automatic Premium EA8260
3.Cup clearance is adjustable
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An adjustable cup clearance is useful when you wish to use larger cups and mugs, such as when making a latte macchiato.

Krups Espresseria Automatic Premium EA8260
4.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.

Krups Espresseria Automatic Premium EA8260
5.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.

Krups Espresseria Automatic Premium EA8260
6.dump box capacity
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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.

Best

Philips Saeco Royal Gran Crema

20

14

Water source

1.water tank capacity
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With a larger water tank you don’t have to refill it as often.

Best

Quick Mill Monza Deluxe

3l

1.8l

2.Has integrated filter
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An integrated water filter produces cleaner water for brewing espresso. It also helps to prevent the build up of limescale.

Krups Espresseria Automatic Premium EA8260
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.

Krups Espresseria Automatic Premium EA8260
4.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.

Krups Espresseria Automatic Premium EA8260

Maintenance

1.Automatic coffee circuit rinse
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The machine automatically cleans the coffee circuit, meaning that the machine requires a minimal amount of cleaning.

Krups Espresseria Automatic Premium EA8260

Features

1.Has integrated milk frother
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With an integrated milk frother, the machine can automatically produce frothed milk for use in cappuccinos and other drinks.

Krups Espresseria Automatic Premium EA8260
2.Has a pre-infusion function
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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.

Krups Espresseria Automatic Premium EA8260

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