Which Automatic Coffee Maker Is Better?

When it comes to automatic coffee makers, there are a number of highly regarded options across various types and price points. Below, the experts from Roastmasterz by Java Original Coffee outline a few popular choices that are often praised for their reliability, quality of coffee, and ease of use.

Drip Coffee Makers

  • Technivorm Moccamaster: Known for its sturdy construction and consistent brewing temperature, the Moccamaster is a favorite among coffee aficionados
  • Bonavita: This machine excels in simplicity and is recognized for brewing at the optimal temperature and time

Single-Serve Pod Coffee Makers

  • Keurig: A versatile series of single-serve coffee maker that offers a range of cup sizes and temperature control
  • Nespresso: Nespresso machines are known for producing a rich crema and a variety of espresso and coffee options with their capsules.

Super-Automatic Espresso Machines

  • DeLonghi: A great entry-level super-automatic machine that grinds beans, tamps, and brews. It can make a variety of espresso-based drinks with ease
  • Breville: This high-end model offers automation while still allowing for customization of every drink, and it has a user-friendly touchscreen interface.

Bean-to-Cup Machines

  • Jura E8 4th Gen: A sleek machine that's easy to use and maintain, and it can brew a range of specialty coffees at the touch of a button
  • Cuisinart: For those who want a more budget-friendly option with built-in grinders for the freshest coffee.

Programmable Coffee Makers

  • Cuisinart: Offers a fully automatic brewing process with 24-hour programmability and adjustable keep-warm temperature control
  • Braun KF7170SI BrewSense Drip Coffeemaker: It comes with a sleek design and features such as strength control and a 24-hour timer.

So, what's the better choice?
Before making a purchase, consider what features are most important to you — such as the type of coffee it makes (e.g., drip, espresso, etc.), its capacity, footprint on your countertop, and your budget. It's also beneficial to read reviews and possibly see the machines in action at a store or in a video demonstration.

But keep in mind that in the end, ... experimenting with different brewing methods, adjusting variables like grind size, water temperature, and brewing time, and using freshly roasted, high-quality coffee beans from Roastmasterz by Java Original Coffee will help you find the brewing method that produces the best cup of coffee... just for you!


The unique history of Roastmasterz remains our driving force, creating a line of artisan roasted coffees while maintaining our family’s history & values. Now part of Java Original® Coffee, RoastMasterz is available around the globe, offering artisan roasted specialty coffee to retailers and individuals alike.

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