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DeLonghi EC 157

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User ratings:
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22 user ratings
5 stars
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4 stars
22 %
3 stars
13 %
2 stars
18 %
1 stars
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Consumer ratings:
4.5 / 5
Editorial reviews:
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1 editorial reviews
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Pros

  • Built-in tamper you had better get a nicer one
  • the construction is quite simple
  • very affordable and tasty option

Cons

  • it requires a preheating time of 15 minutes before using
  • Somewhat cumbersome The setup for this machine is a bit involved and unnecessarily complicated
  • difficult to gauge when first using any new espresso machine

Key specs

  • 2 cup(s)
  • Countertop
  • no
  • 3.5 kg
  • 1 l
  • 15 bar

DeLonghi EC 157 - Pros & Cons

DeLonghi EC 157

Pros

  • Built-in tamper you had better get a nicer one
  • the construction is quite simple
  • very affordable and tasty option

Cons

  • it requires a preheating time of 15 minutes before using
  • Somewhat cumbersome The setup for this machine is a bit involved and unnecessarily complicated
  • difficult to gauge when first using any new espresso machine
  • it takes some time and energy
  • the ECP line is newer than the EC
  • It is not made for classic coffee in big mugs
  • the espresso is too cold to drink
  • not allowed to have a personal coffee machine
  • ones sold on ebay are not good for pump machines
  • erratic coffee quality
  • lacks the oomph to push hot water through very fine coffee grounds

DeLonghi EC 157 - Full Specifications

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General
Product typeEspresso machine
Capacity
2.0 cup
Appliance placementCountertop
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Design
Colour of productBlack,Stainless steel
Housing materialPlastic
Reservoir for brewed coffeeCup
Displayno
Control typeRotary
Illuminated on/off switchyes
Number of spouts2
Removable water tankyes
Removable drip trayyes
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Technical details
Water tank capacity0.22 gal
Max pressure15.0 bar
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Dimensions
Height11.1 in
Width7.48 in
Depth9.45 in
Weight7.72 lb
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Performance
Coffee input type
  • Coffee pod
  • Ground coffee
Heating technologyBoiler
Espresso makingyes
Coffee makingyes
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Power
Power1100.0 W
AC input frequency60.0 Hz
AC input voltage120.0 V

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