0.5lb bean hopper
Integrated burr grinder for maximum freshness, flavor & aroma
12-Cup (60oz) top-fill water tank with full-tank indicator
Angled control panel for easy viewing
Large, backlit LCD with brewing progress & water level indicator
Swing-out door with safety interlock system
Removable coffee basket for easy filling and cleaning
7 adjustable strength settings
5 adjustable flavor settings (only available in 'Single Cup' setting)
'Carafe' setting with brew pause feature - up to 12 cups (60oz)
Carafe warming plate with auto shut-off after 2 hours
'Single Cup' setting - from regular to extra-large cup size
7.5" clearance for tall cups and travel mugs
Programmable clock and Auto-Start feature
Ready signal with adjustable volume control
Breville Assist™ Plug
12-Cup (60oz) glass carafe
Gold tone filter
Cleaning brush for burr grinder & coffee chute
110 - 120 Volts
1 Year Limited Product Warranty
Brew IQ® System
Doses the right amount of coffee with the right amount of water while heating water to the optimum temperature.
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August 17, 2013Great looking coffee maker, however...
"I do love this coffee maker for it's looks, I've always thought Breville made great products. But after using this coffee maker for less than a year I'm changing my mind. As of yesterday this coffee maker of not working at all. I never dropped it nor hit it. I used it with care, just plain normal use. It stopped working, I will post an update when I contact and receive an answer from Breville. Hopefully I get a better answer than Bose corporation. Stay tuned..."
July 23, 2013Cannot recommend
"I love the idea of this coffee maker and it does make a great cup of coffee when it works.
I am currently on my third coffee maker due to the machine not recognizing the water that has been added. The previous two machines worked for a few months before they stopped registering the water. I always followed the instructions and put cool, filtered water in the machine.
Breville support has been helpful, but I shouldn't have to go through this much effort just to make a cup of coffee every day. If the issue remains with this third machine, I might just go back to my $15 coffee maker that I've had for years."
May 5, 2013Good until.....
"We loved this coffee maker was great cup of coffee and was freshly ground every morning. Then about a month ago the digital display does not register the full 12 cup of water with in the water tank. The coffee maker is less then 6 months old. The flag pops up and says full. So when you go to brew coffee the grinder only grinds enough for the displayed amount even though the tank is full. So as you can imagine the coffee if like brown water. I have tried to cleaning and even tried to get help from company only to get no where.
So I would not recommend this coffee maker on grounds that the company does not support their product."
April 25, 2013but a problem
"I was washing the caraf and the glass lip around the top just broke off.
It left very even jagged edges that look like waves. I am so disappointed.
I used it this morning just hoping it doesn't break further since I can't find a replacement on the web site.............."out of stock"
I really like this coffee maker and the coffee is amazing. If someone with the company actually monitors these reviews maybe they can help me find a replacement caraf."
December 30, 2012Best coffee maker on the market
"Exellent technical design. Allows you to explore all options for the best coffee taste. Thinks for you. Coffee maker is pleasing to the eyes. Easy to clean and recharge. Water fill is in front. Bean hopper in back and accessible "
November 23, 2012could use a little help
"I Bought the BDC550XL coffee makers two days ago because my husband loves good coffee.
This is my problem: I am having some difficulty with getting a cup of coffee that he believes is that awesome taste, it's, either two strong even on the mild or it's tasteless with the already ground coffee setting.
Also the gold filter seems way to full of grinds when I fill the hopper with beans even on the mild setting.
I love the fact that it grinds the beans and the coffee maker is so great looking that I really do not plan on returning it. I have read the instruction booklet twice cover to cover, also read the troubleshooting tips. So I am planning on working really hard to make this a good investment of my money.
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