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Illy Y1.1 Touch

Illy Y1.1 Touch
alaScore 86

7 reviews

Oct, 2016

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 7 reviews of Illy Y1.1 Touch. The average rating for this product is 3.2/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Coffee & Espresso Makers for all reviews. Reviewers really like the design. The usability also gets good feedback.

usability, design

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Coffee & Espresso Makers the Illy Y1.1 Touch is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 86/100 = Very good quality.

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Expert review by: Richard Baguley (

illy Y1


The illy Francis Francis Y1 won't lure Espresso connoisseurs, but it makes a decent brew.

Striking design; Simple to use with one-button control; Requires no cleanup and little setup

No milk frother or heater

If you just want espresso and don’t mind using pods, the illy Francis Francis Y1 is a good pick. But if you want to twek your brew, make milk drinks or get hot water, it ain’t gonna happen.

Dec, 2011

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Review: Francis Francis Y1 iperEspresso Machine


Using iperEspresso capsules, the Francis Francis Y1 iperEspresso Machine is a new design from illy in the single serve coffee and espresso world. The Francis Francis Y1 iperEspresso Machine allows you to make shot of espresso or larger lungo cups of...

Aug, 2010

Product Specifications


Built-in Display: No
Case design:Freestanding
Colour of product:Black / Black, Silver
Control type:Touch
Housing material:Aluminium / Aluminium, Glass
Product Type:Pod coffee machine


Adjustable cup stand height: Yes
Water level indicator: Yes


Built-in grinder: No
Capacity in cups:7
Coffee input type:Coffee capsule
Coffee maker type:Fully-auto
Maximum operating pressure:19
Types of drink:Espresso
Used capsules container capacity:7
Water tank capacity:0.7


AC input frequency:50/60
AC input voltage:220-240
Auto power off: Yes
Energy saving mode: Yes