Mr. Coffee 12-Cup Coffee Maker Review
Mr. Coffee 12-Cup Coffee Maker
The most outstanding feature in the Mr. Coffee 12-Cup Coffee Maker is its affordable cost. This machine is relatively cheap as compared to its other competitors in the market. The machine comes with some very unique features that make it very user friendly. Among the most conspicuous features that make it a great machine for a coffee addict is the pause button. This allows you to pause the machine so that you can pour yourself a cup and then proceed with the brewing of the rest of the pot. The machine is adequate for households, as it holds an average of four cups at a time.
In an attempt to save energy and to keep the user’s needs in mind, the designers of this drip coffee maker have installed a programmable auto stop feature in the machine. This enables the coffee maker to maintain the coffee at set temperatures for up to two hours. Then, the coffee maker automatically shuts off. This makes it very convenient for those who may want to drink their coffee at a leisurely pace. To ensure that all these features can be monitored from a distance, the gadget is fitted with an LED indicator which clearly signals to the user the status of the coffee maker without having to walk up to it. It always indicates the status of the machine at any given time.
Mr. Coffee 12-Cup Coffee Maker drip coffee maker is also equipped with several removable parts, a feature that makes it very easy to clean or service. The most outstanding removable parts in this machine are the reservoir and the filter basket. The water tank is removable as well. Although the coffee maker does not come with an automatic on/of function, it is a very handy machine for beginners who would like to have their coffee in small quantities It is also important to note that the Mr. Coffee 12-Cup Coffee Maker has a very user friendly panel that can be used by anybody. The control panel is well exposed at the front of the machine and can be visible even from a distance from the coffee maker. Its functional buttons are also strategically medium in size, making them easy and convenient to handle.
Most drip coffee machines have a few misgivings about them and this drip coffee maker is no exception. Owners have said one of their only concerns is the lack of an automatic off switch. This means that the user must remain alert to avoid any unnecessary waste of power or any damages that may result from failing to turn off the machine in time. Another common complaint from users is the breaking of the carafe, since it is one of the most expensive parts of the machine to replace.
All in all it is a great coffee machine for a ridiculously low price though not the best rated.