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Braun KF 550 Aroma Passion

Braun KF 550 Aroma Passion
alaScore 77

232 reviews

Oct, 2016

alaTest has collected and analyzed 232 reviews of Braun KF 550 Aroma Passion. The average rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Coffee & Espresso Makers for all reviews. Views about the maintenance and performance are on the whole positive. The price and design are also appreciated, but opinions are divided on the durability.

usability, design, price, performance, maintenance

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Coffee & Espresso Makers the Braun KF 550 Aroma Passion is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 77/100 = Good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 209 user reviews of Braun KF 550 Aroma Passion from The average user rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Coffee & Espresso Makers on People are impressed by the maintenance and performance. The price and design also get good opinions, whereas there are some mixed views about the durability.

usability, design, price, performance, maintenance

85% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Braun KF550-BK AromaDeluxe 10-Cup Coffeemaker, BlackBraun KF550-BK AromaDeluxe 10-Cup Coffeemaker, Black

Oct, 2016

Consumer review by: wadebliss (

Braun Aroma Deluxe Coffeemaker KF550B


Because of good design it does not need as much height or clearance above it to load with water and coffee for brewing.

looks good and works reasonably well

some functional difficulties

Jul, 2007

Consumer review by: Bryan_Carey (

Good, Quality Coffee Making from Braun


Coffee makers are primarily of the drip variety and they can be found in most every household. I didn’t care much for the taste of coffee in the past but my opinion has improved drastically in the past ten years or so thanks to the wide variety of ...

Auto shut- off ; Pause feature ; Permanent filter is handy ; filtered water

Permanent filter can cause problems ; No programming feature

Oct, 2006

Consumer review by: b4ubuy (

Great machine, reasonable price


sturdy hinge on lid mechanism

none so far

Feb, 2004

Consumer review by: msncookie (

Great coffee, fast and a thoughtful design


This model (KF550) is referred to here as the "AromaDeluxe Time Control", however, that is actually the name for its more expensive counterpart (KF580) which includes a programmable digital clock. The picture shown is accurate, however. Clock aside, ...

Excellent coffee. Very user-friendly design. Sleek.

Bit pricey for a non-programmable model.

Dec, 2003

Consumer review by: sonoman (

Pretty standard, but....


Reasonably designed exterior and settings

Couldn't get coffee strong enough

Sep, 2003

Consumer review by: dollyjoepearce (

Good hot coffee


Piping hot coffee that tastes great.

None that I can see.

Feb, 2001

Product Specifications


Colour of product:Black
Product Type:Drip coffee maker


Cord storage: Yes
Non-slip feet: Yes
Water level indicator: Yes

Espresso Features

No. of brewing spouts:1


Grinder Included: No
Hot Water Availability: No
Removable Drip Tray:

Other features



Anti-drip function: Yes
Capacity in cups:10


Auto power off: Yes
Connected load:1100

Product properties

Drip stop system: Yes
Filter: Yes
Filter type:Disposable
Jug Capacity:10 cups
Pump Pressure:0.0 bar


Cappucino: No
Espresso: No
Integrated machine: No
Milk Frother: No
Percolator: No