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Breville Precision Brewer Thermal

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Breville Precision Brewer Thermal

Updated: Jul. 20, 2018

Ranked 9th of 10 coffee makers with a Quid Score of 71.

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Breville Precision Brewer Thermal

Ranked 9th of 10 coffee makers with a Quid Score of 71.

Product Details

Product Details

Ranks 9th overall.

Key Information
  • Controls: 3, PID Control, Pump: Temp control, Thermo Coil heating system control
  • Brew Time: NA
  • Cup Capacity: 12
  • Programmable: Yes
  • Dishwasher Safe Materials: No, hand wash and dry is recommended
Product Specifications
  • Dimensions: 12.4x 6.7 x 15.7.
  • Drip Spout: Automatic drip spout/ kit includes special shower head
  • Color Options: 1
  • Filter Basket: Cone filter basket insert
  • Warming Plate: NA
  • Heater Wattage: 1650
  • Additional Info: 6 different brewing modes: Fast, Gold, Strong, Over Ice, Cold Brew or My Brew
  • Carafe Material: Stainless Steel
  • Standout Features: The small cup detection feature controls the water and coffee contact time. This feature will automatically turn off when coffee cycle is complete.
  • Temperature Range: 197–204 degrees
  • Adjustable Settings: Gold Cup, Fast, Strong Brew, Iced Coffee, Cold Brew, My Brew.

Expert Rating: 75%

Ranks 7th among competitors.

Expert Rating: 75%

Ranks 7th among competitors.

Experts say that the Breville Precision Brewer Thermal makes cold and regular brew, accepts flat-bottom filters, and that it allows the user to control the water temperature. The brewer lacks the accessory needed to use the pour-over function. It is hard to clean.

Full Expert Breakdown
  • Ease of Use - Above average
  • Speed - Average
  • Customizability - Average
  • Brew Quality - Above average
  • Appearance - Above average
  • Cleaning Convenience - Below average
Notable Positives
  • Quick brew time
  • Consistent results
  • The user can control the water temperature
  • Accepts flat-bottom and cone filters
  • Makes cold brew and regular brew
Notable Negatives
  • Need to buy a separate accessory to use the pour-over function
  • Hard to clean
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Full Expert Breakdown
  • Ease of Use - Above average
  • Speed - Average
  • Customizability - Average
  • Brew Quality - Above average
  • Appearance - Above average
  • Cleaning Convenience - Below average
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Customer Rating: 80%

Ranks 8th among competitors.

Customer Rating: 80%

Ranks 8th among competitors.

Customers say that the Breville Precision Brewer produces consistent, high-quality results in multiple settings. On the flip side, customers also say that there can be issues with the auto start feature and that the coffee machine can be difficult to clean.

Ideal for people:

Those who prefer their coffee cold and hot, and those who prefer a more complex coffee machine with multiple functions.

Not ideal for people:

Those who are looking for a simpler coffee machine, with one control function.

Notable Pros:
  • Consistent results
  • Multiple function available
  • PHD temperature control is useful
  • Great brew quality
Notable Cons:
  • There can be issues with the auto start feature
  • Coffee does not stay hot
  • Difficult to clean

Brand Score: 86%

Ranks 4th among competitors.

Brand Score: 86%

Ranks 4th among competitors.

Breville is best known for inventing the sandwich toaster. The company moved into the TV market in the 1950s. Its household products featured in the 2010 docudrama *Fat, Sick and Nearly Dead* provided a spike in the company’s popularity.

Heritage - 5/5

The Australian company was founded in 1932. Breville built radios and mine detectors throughout World War II, before turning to kitchen appliance manufacturing. The company expanded globally in the early 2000s and its products are now available in South America, the Middle East, and parts of Asia.

Innovation - 4/5

Breville currently holds over 100 U.S patents on a variety of kitchen appliances. The company’s engineers invented the first whole-fruit juicer and first adjustable height sandwich press.

Reliability - 5/5

The company consistently offers new products and designs based on customer feedback.

Social Good - 3/5

The company consistently offers new product and designs based on customer feedback.

Relevance - 4/5

Breville is active on YouTube, and averages at least 100,000 views per video. The company frequently posts recipes that customers can make using their appliances on Instagram and Pinterest.

Retail: Best Price $299.95

Ranks 8th in value among competitors.

Retail: Best Price $299.95

Ranks 8th in value among competitors.

Breville offers a 2-year limited product warranty.

Best Purchase Options
Williams Sonoma - $299.95
The Breville Website - $299.95
Other Purchase Options
Amazon - $299.95
Best Purchase Option
Williams Sonoma - $299.95
Other Purchase Options
The Breville Website - $299.95
Amazon - $299.95

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