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Dolce Gusto Mini Me Automatic (DeLonghi EDG 305 / Krups KP 1201, 1205, 1206, 1208, YY 1500, 1501, 1502)

alaTest has collected and analyzed 3094 reviews of Dolce Gusto Mini Me Automatic (DeLonghi EDG 305 / Krups KP 1201, 1205, 1206, 1208, YY 1500, 1501, 1502). The average rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.2/5 for other Coffee & Espresso Makers for all reviews. Views about the design and size are generally positive. The performance and price are also appreciated, but the capacity and noise get less positive opinions. There are some mixed opinions about the durability.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Coffee & Espresso Makers the Dolce Gusto Mini Me Automatic (DeLonghi EDG 305 / Krups KP 1201, 1205, 1206, 1208, YY 1500, 1501, 1502) is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 88/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Dolce Gusto Mini Me Automatic (DeLonghi EDG 305 / Krups KP 1201, 1205, 1206, 1208, YY 1500, 1501, 1502)

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 823 user reviews of Dolce Gusto Mini Me Automatic (DeLonghi EDG 305 / Krups KP 1201, 1205, 1206, 1208, YY 1500, 1501, 1502) from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other Coffee & Espresso Makers on Amazon.co.uk. People are impressed by the noise and performance. The size and price also get good comments, but there are some critical comments about the capacity and durability.

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durability, capacity

94% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: NESCAFÉ Dolce Gusto Mini Me EDG305 Coffee Capsule Machine - Piano Black - EDG305.BGNESCAFÉ Dolce Gusto Mini Me EDG305 Coffee Capsule Machine - Piano Black - EDG305.BG

Dec, 2017

Expert review by: Riyad Emeran (expertreviews.co.uk)

Krups Dolce Gusto Mini Me review

 

The espresso from the Krups Dolce Gusto Mini Me isn't bad, but the milk capsules don't do it for us

The Dolce Gusto Mini Me looks like a very versatile machine on paper, and it can produce a surprisingly decent cup of espresso. Unfortunately, the use of powdered milk capsules means that fans of cappuccinos and lattes could be disappointed in what the...

Aug, 2014

Expert review by: (which.co.uk)

Delonghi Nescafe Dolce Gusto Mini Me EDG305.BG review

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The Nescafé Dolce Gusto Mini Me is a compact coffee machine. It comes in a range of colours, and Nescafé claims it allows you to make coffee-shop style drinks at home. But will the coffee it makes satisfy espresso enthusiasts? We sent this coffee...

May, 2014

Expert review by: (cnet.com)

Nescafe Dolce Gusto Mini Me ( Black)

 

Standing at 12.4 inches tall and measuring a mere 1 foot (12 inches) deep by 7.9 inches wide the Dolce Gusto Mini Me is certainly aptly named. Its pint-sized stature makes it one of the tiniest kitchen appliances I've laid my hands on. About the...

The Nescafe Dolce Gusto Mini Me whips up fancy espresso-style drinks quickly and conveniently. The machine is also compact, easy to use, and can make iced coffee and tea beverages fast too.

The Nescafe Dolce Gusto works with only Nestle Dolce Gusto brand pods, and its coffee can't match true, freshly made espresso. The Mini Me also brews drinks no larger than 8 ounces at a time.

If you have a hankering for fancy cafe drinks at home, the Nescafe Dolce Gusto Mini Me is worth a look -- just don't expect anything close to real espresso flavor.

Dec, 2014

Expert review by: Megan Wollerton (cnet.com.au)

Nescafe's smallest coffee brewer isn't short on power

 

Nestle's Nescafe Dolce Gusto coffee makers are single-cup machines with proprietary pods that can make a bunch of different coffee, espresso, and tea drinks. They are designed to deliver your favorite coffee shop treats quickly and efficiently while...

Like the Nescafe Mini Me, Starbucks' $200 Verismo 580 (available for £85 in the UK, but not in Australia) uses proprietary pods to create various cafe-style coffee drinks. We were underwhelmed by Starbucks' milk pods, though, and found its lattes...

Aug, 2014

Consumer review by: matthew (argos.co.uk)

looksreally nice

 

finding out how to use it. nothing n the instructions are in english every other language inc.some i do not know. and it being electric well......???

Dec, 2017

Consumer review by: Steve (argos.co.uk)

Coffee machine

 

Quick and tasty coffee... Nice design... Good choice of coffee styles too.

Nov, 2017

Consumer review by: Mark (argos.co.uk)

Great coffee machine

 

The mini me coffee machine is great if like me the only one in house hold that drinks coffee/tea small and compact sits neatly in kitchen. The drinks are hot also a good range of drinks very easy to use and the self levelling water option is good so...

Nov, 2017

Consumer review by: JP (argos.co.uk)

Great design

 

Great price for this quality product

Nov, 2017

Consumer review by: TL (argos.co.uk)

Good quality

 

I like this little coffee machine. It works well & doesn't take up much room. My only complaint is that the coffee pods are not as nice as Tassimo. I bought this specifically to use reusable pods and the coffee isn't as nice.

Nov, 2017

Consumer review by: janaway (argos.co.uk)

My coffee machine

 

I use it everyday and have perfect coffee all the time makes a great chocolate drink aswell.

Nov, 2017

Product Specifications

Design

Built-in Display:N / No
Case design:Freestanding
Colour of product:Anthracite / Anthracite, Black / Black, grey / Black, Red / Black, Silver / Black, White / Grey, White / Red / Red, White / Violet / White
Control type:Buttons, Lever
Cordless: No
Housing material:Plastic
Number of spouts:1
Product Type:Combi coffee maker / Espresso machine / Pod coffee machine
Reservoir for brewed coffee:Cup / Jug

Ergonomics

Adjustable cup stand height: Yes
Adjustable drip tray:Y
Dishwasher proof: Yes
Illuminated on/off switch:Y / Yes
Indication light:Y / Yes
Removable Drip Tray:Y / Yes
Removable water tank:Y / Yes
Water level indicator: Yes

Logistics data

Number of cartons per pallet:60
Pallet height:120
Pallet length:2.11
Pallet weight:219
Pallet width:80
Quantity per master carton:2
Quantity per shipping carton:2

Other features

Adjustable drip tray:Y
Power:1500

Packaging Content

Quantity per pack:2

Performance

Adjustable water flow: Yes
Adjustable water quantity: Yes
Automatic flow stop:Y
Brand compatibility:Nescafe Dolce Gusto
Built-in grinder:N / No
Capacity in cups:1 / 3
Cappuccino making:Y / Yes
Coffee input type:Coffee capsule
Coffee maker type:Fully-auto / Semi-auto
Coffee making:Y / Yes
Espresso making:Y / Yes
Heating system:Thermoblock
Hot and cold beverages making:Y
Hot chocolate making: Yes
Jug Capacity:15
Latte macchiato making:Y / Yes
Lungo making:Y / Yes
Maximum operating pressure:15
Milk tank: No
Programmable: Yes
Standby function:Y / Yes
Tea making:Y / Yes
Types of drink:Caffe lungo, Cappuccino, Espresso, Latte macchiato / Cappuccino, Coffee, Espresso, Hot chocolate, Latte macchiato, Tea / Cappuccino, Espresso, Hot chocolate, Latte macchiato, Tea / Coffee / Coffee, Latte macchiato
Water tank capacity:0.8

Power

AC input frequency:50/60
AC input voltage:100-240 / 230
Auto power off:Y / Yes
Auto power off after:5
Auto power off after (max):5
Connected load:1460 / 1500
Energy saving mode:Y
Power:1460 / 1500

Technical Details

Dishwasher proof:Y
Input Voltage:230
On/off switch:Y / Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:16.1 / 24.1 / 241 / 30.5 / 305
Height :16.1 / 30.5 / 305 / 37.5 / 375
Package depth:39.5
Package height:40
Package weight:7.3
Package width:31.7
Quantity per pack:2
Weight:2.35 / 2.5
Width:16.1 / 161 / 19.4 / 194 / 24.1