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Rancilio Silvia V3 review: specs and price

Rancilio Silvia V3
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Rancilio Silvia V3

Why is Rancilio Silvia V3 better than the average?

  • Warranty period
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    2vs1.44
  • Water tank capacity
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    2.18lvs1.82l
  • Thickness
    290mmvs331.64mm
  • Volume
    23171cm³vs88304.15cm³
  • Width
    235mmvs262.92mm

Price comparison

General info

1.weight
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Best

Keurig K-Elite

2.99kg

14kg

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

290mm

4.height
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Best

Gaggia New Espresso

275mm

340mm

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.

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6.volume
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Best

Capresso EC50

14004.28cm³

23171cm³

Components

1.Has a commercial steam wand
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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.

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2.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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3.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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4.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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5.cup warmer size
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With a larger cup warmer you can heat more cups at a time, particularly useful if you are making many coffees at once.

Best

Rocket Espresso Evoluzione V2

22.9 x 25.4cm

22.9 x 16.5cm

Water source

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

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

Best

La Marzocco GS3

3.5l

2.18l

4.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.

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

Best

Rocket Espresso Professionale

1.8l

0.3l

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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2.programmable buttons
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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.

Best

Keurig K-Elite

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