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Nespresso XN250140 U Coffee Machine by Krups - Pure Cream
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- Pure lines and modular design: The U coffee machine adapts to any kitchen interior without taking up too much space 11.5 cm (W) x 25.1 cm (H) x 36.9 cm (L)
- Totally automated: Coffee in one single gesture-after placing your capsule and cup, closing the slider will automatically activate the brewing of your preferred cup size and automatically eject the capsule
- Fits your space and needs: Multi-position, removable water tank with empty water tank detection and removable drip tray for different cup and glass sizes
- Tactile interface: Three backlit and programmable buttons for Ristretto, Espresso and Lungo preparations
- High-tech: 19-bar high-pressure pump and fast heat-up system (in only 25 seconds)
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The art of espresso by Nespresso
More than 20 years ago, Nespresso developed and patented a system for mastering the preparation of espresso, from the selection of the finest green coffee beans through to the moment of tasting. The espresso is a complex alchemy between coffee of exceptional quality and freshness, and water at high pressure. It is these elements which give the coffee body and intensity, and reveal all the subtleties of the aroma. Coffee, machine and the club are the inseparable components of the Nespresso experience, which allows you to prepare espresso, cup after cup, time after time, in the comfort of your own home.
All Nespresso machines are equipped with a patented extraction system that guarantees up to 19 bar pressure. Each element - water pressure, temperature and extraction duration - has been calculated with great precision. This ensures the aromas from each Grand Cru coffee are expressed, giving the coffee body and creating an exceptionally thick and smooth crema.
The Nespresso U by Krups is the ultimate in innovation and style. Featuring an adjustable 0.7 L water tank and cup support the U will fit to your available space.
The U has automatic and programmable water sizing and with a fast heat up of 25 seconds, you will not have to wait long to enjoy your Grand Cru coffee. The Nespresso U also boasts automatic piercing, brewing and ejection of the capsule ensuring ease of use. The U also has an anti-drip function to ensure that you spend less time cleaning up and more time enjoying your coffee.
The hermetically-sealed aluminium capsules provide the optimum conditions to preserve and prevent oxidation of the 900 extremely volatile and sensitive aromas found in freshly-ground coffee. Simple in appearance, the capsule is the subject of continual technical improvement to optimise the machine’s extraction of the coffee.
Nespresso offers numerous Grand Cru coffee varieties, some of the finest in the world. Products of Nespresso Coffee Experts’ experience and inspiration, they come from diverse origins and offer a variety of aromas.
To achieve the optimum espresso, Nespresso Coffee Experts travel the world searching for only the finest green coffee beans, which offer the most exciting aromatic profiles. Nespresso then creates a blend from each of the varieties of beans, and develops a specific roasting and grinding profile.
When you buy a Nespresso machine, you become a member of the exclusive Nespresso Club for connoisseurs, where you order your Grand Cru capsules. The club offers you numerous privileges, including personalised contacts with Nespresso and its Coffee Specialists, who understand and appreciate the secrets of coffee.
The club combines exclusive benefits and the expert knowledge and advice of the Specialists with practical services to assist you.
Whether you contact the Coffee Specialists by phone, or in one of Nespresso's boutiques, they can answer all of your questions.
The Assistance Service is exclusive to the Nespresso Club.
The Nespresso commitment to sustainability
Nespresso has a recycling initiative for its capsules as part of a program called Ecolaboration. The Nespresso Ecolaboration program sets out the company's commitment to sustainable development and enables it to make improvements and create initiatives across all its activities.
Nespresso U Coffee Machine by Krups - XN250140 Pure Cream
Welcome Pack of Capsules
From the Manufacturer
Pure lines and award-winning modular design
The U fits your space and needs with compact dimensions and a multi-position, removable water tank.
Thanks to its pure lines this coffee machine adapts to any kitchen interior and is available in a large choice of colours and finishes, shiny and matt, to suit your taste.
Winner of the 2012 Red Dot Design Award.
The Automated Nespresso Coffee Machine
You can have your coffee in one single gesture thanks to the U's active slider. All you have to do is insert your favourite capsule and position your cup.
Closing the slider will activate the automated brewing of your preferred cup size and automated capsule ejection.
Ristretto, Espresso and Lungo
The backlit programmable volume control buttons with automatic flow stop and no drip technology allow for the preparation of three coffee sizes: Ristretto, espresso and lungo.
The U coffee machine is able to memorise your preferred cup size. The removable drip tray facilitates the preparation of taller coffee cups.
High Pressure Pump and Ideal Heat Control System
The 19 bar high-pressure pump allows for a barista-style result, extracting the delicate flavour and premium aromas of each coffee capsule and creating an incomparably dense and unctuous crema. The heat control system reaches the ideal temperature in just 25 seconds.
Each machine includes a welcome set with 16 capsules. Try each Grand Cru to find your favourites.
Nespresso Capsule System
The Nespresso capsule system delivers taste and aromas thanks to the preparation of high-quality coffees in hermetically sealed and recyclable aluminium capsules for coffee enjoyment at the peak level.
The Nespresso Club
The Nespresso Club is always there for you; online, by telephone (24 hours a day, 7 days a week) or in one of their Boutiques. Order your Nespresso capsules, receive personalised advice and obtain technical support for your machine: whatever you are seeking, the Nespresso Club is with you every step of the way.
They also offer a capsule recycling service to all Club Members in mainland UK and ROI.
The Positive Cup
They believe that each cup of Nespresso has the potential to not only deliver a moment of pleasure but also restore, replenish and revive environmental and human resources. In effect, a cup of coffee that can create a greater value for society and the environment.
This is the Positive Cup vision and continues Nespresso's commitment to sustainability in coffee sourcing and consumption.
- Dimensions (W x H x D): 11.5 x 25.1 x 36.9 cm
- Water tank capacity: 0.8 L
- Container capacity: 11-13 used capsules
- Weight: 3 kg
- Dimensions of the box (WxHxD): 37.4 x 31.5 x 27.4 cm
- Power: 1260 W
- Pump pressure: 19 bar
- Cable length: 0.8 m
- Cup warmer: No
- Removable water tank: Yes
- Power save mode: Yes
Nespresso U by Krups
The U is an automated Nespresso machine: your coffee in one single gesture thanks to its active slider. All you have to do is place your favourite capsule and cup then close the slider to activate the automated brewing process, followed by automated ejection of the capsule. The U coffee machine fits your space and needs, thanks to its multi-position water tank and removable drip tray for taller coffee cups. The U adapts to any kitchen interior with its pure lines and modular design.
|Pump Pressure||19 bar||19 bar||19 bar||19 bar|
|Empty Water Tank Detection||✓||✓|
|Fast 25 Second Heat-Up||✓||✓||✓||✓|
|Programmable, One-Touch Buttons||Ristretto, Espresso and Lungo||Espresso and Lungo||Espresso and Lungo||Espresso and Lungo|
|Movable Drip Tray for Large Cups||Magnetic cup stand||Foldable drip tray||Foldable drip tray||Foldable drip tray|
|Energy Consumption Class||A-60 per cent||A||A-40 per cent||A-40 per cent|
|Automatic Power Off||✓||✓||✓||✓|
|Water Tank Capacity||0.8 L||0.7 L||0.7 L||0.9 L|
|Dimensions (W x H x D)||11.5 x 25.1 x 36.9 cm||12 x 23 x 32 cm||11.1 x 23.5 x 32.6 cm||13 x 27.7 x 37.2 cm|
|Features||Modular design with magnetic cup stand and movable water tank - Automatic brewing by closing the capsule slider - Automatic capsule ejection.||Light machine - Wide range of fashionable colours.||Avant-garde design - Compact size - Aluminium side panels.||Retro-modern design|
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Top Customer Reviews
Excellent machine and a good price!
The coffee is excellent quality, much better than a chain coffee shop by far. I personally like Arpeggio the best it's quite a dark roast but with a lovely creama. If you like something a little lighter there are 16 to choose from, this doesn't include their season special! I have so far tried the Hawaii Kona and Crealto specials and both have been excellent. You really do get the simplicity of a pod machine but the quality of home ground coffee without having to worry about the freshness and choice of beans and whether you got the ground just right, being capsule there is absolutely no mess either.
The experience of owning a Nespresso is an experience to say that. You become a member of the Nespresso Club. You get emails telling you about the background the the coffee, offers as well as the amazing customer service. Only the other day they called to tell me that my warranty had been extended from 2 to 3 years and that if it breaks I will get a free loan machine while it is away getting fixed. Service really is one way of putting it. The packaging and presentation of everything they supply is superb.
I recently got the Aeroccino 3, it's a great addition to the set. Unlike the Dolce Gusto you're free to use whichever milk you like instead of their dried and sweetened pods of milk.Read more ›
I purchased the new U machine in Japan,as the voltage there is 100 volts.The U machine is more compact compared to the M100, the water tank also swivels to reduce the depth of the machine.The drip tray is removable to enable a larger cup/glass to be filled.The drip tray is held in place by a magnet,which means it can be moved to the side and attached to the (either)side magnet.
The auto function means you just drop the capsule into the slot and close it, the most used setting is remembered, the coffee just flows. The capsule is then automatically ejected into the holding tank.
A great machine, more compact and easier to use than the Magimix.
UPDATE: I've written that the pods are quite expensive but, after a bit of research, I'm not sure that they are. If you were to buy good coffee beans, take into account wastage etc., I reckon that the Nespresso pods are pretty good value for money. Let's be honest, 30p a shot for really good espresso represents value for money.
My personal pet hate is cleaning out the grinds from the caffetiere; a vile job which always seems to fall to me so with Christmas approaching I thought it an ideal time to do something about it.
I bought the Nespresso U with Aeroccino 3 milk warmer/frother as whatever I bought had to be good at making coffee, easy to use (or my ludite husband wouldn't use it) and easy to clean. Going by the reviews, this seemed to hit the target and I wasn't disappointed.
Worked straight out of the box with no faffing around. It comes with a selection of available pods but I also took a gamble and ordered some of what I thought he would like best, (he prefers the lungo coffees so I ordered more of these from the Nespresso Club so he would have plenty to get on with over Christmas and they arrived in a couple of days). Really simple with three sizes of coffee (the guide tells you which pods work best with which amount of water), the pods drop in and 30secs later you have a coffee.
If you haven't used one before it might seem a bit loud but friends with similar pod to cup machines assure me it's actually very quiet. Cleaning is simple - the pods and drips fall into a stacked tray which pull out easily and a quick wash later they are ready for use again (probably needs done every 10 coffess though it's so easy I tend to do it each day). Other nice touches are the water reservoir which can swivel from one side to the other depending on which lay out is best for your kitchen and the fact it remembers the most popular coffee size from the last 11 which means you don't even have to remember to select that when you turn on.Read more ›
Most Recent Customer Reviews
I am amazed that I can make coffee this good SO fast AND have almost no cleaning to do at the end of it all. Read morePublished 23 days ago by Martin Stebbing
I won this in a raffle (lucky me). It revolutionised my coffee experience and I loved using it. However there were a few things I personally didn't like. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Mrs Mills
This makes excellent coffee and is a good size. Loses one star as the first one leaked and had to be replaced. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Andrew Porter