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Cuisinart Perfec Temp DCC-2800 coffeemaker

 
Price range:
$89.64 - $99.95
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We expect this model to perform similarly to the tested Cuisinart Crystal SCC-1000 Limited Edition Perfec Temp although it may differ in price and features.
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Type: 8- to 14-cup drip coffeemakers with carafe
About - Cuisinart Perfec Temp DCC-2800

The Cuisinart Perfec Temp DCC-2800 is a drip coffeemaker available from Cuisinart. The Perfec Temp DCC-2800 typically costs between $89.64 - $99.95.

Consumer Reports recommends that you match the features on a model to the needs you have. Here's our take on some of the specifications and features that are commonly available on drip coffeemaker models like the Perfec Temp DCC-2800.


Programmable:
Programmable models have a clock and can be set to brew at a specified time.

Small-batch setting:
Claims to let you make a partial pot without compromising coffee quality.

Brew-strength control:
Adjusts brewing time to make weaker or stronger coffee.

Tested Model
The Ratings of Cuisinart Crystal SCC-1000 Limited Edition Perfec Temp were applied to untested model Cuisinart Perfec Temp DCC-2800, which in our judgment is enough alike in its performance, features, and specs that our test results apply to both.
Cuisinart Crystal SCC-1000 Limited Edition Perfec Temp
Approximate retail price:
$184.79
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About This Brand

Cuisinart's products are high-end and are found in department stores, specialty stores, and home stores. Its coffeemaker offerings include most categories, ranging from single serve through To-Go and various capacity multiserve coffeemakers. Prices range from $30 to $200.

Features & Specs - Cuisinart Perfec Temp DCC-2800
info Programmable Yes
info Thermal carafe/mug No
info Small-batch setting Yes
info Brew-strength control Yes
info Dispenser-style No
info Dimensions H x W x D (in.) 15 x 8 x 12
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User Reviews - Cuisinart Perfec Temp DCC-2800
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3.0
Makes great coffee
8/30/2015
Pros
Large Pot
Cons
Long Brew Time
Pot Was Terrible
Best Uses
Weekends
Comment:
This pot really makes very good coffee. We like it strong. However, I replaced the carafe immediately because it dripped when pouring due to a poor design of spout not being in the glass of carafe but made out of plastic. We have had for about 4 years, use mostly on weekends. Top latch just broke and will have to replace. Reluctant to buy again.
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.
 
4.0
It makes your coffee taste great!
8/23/2015
Pros
Beeps 5 Times When Ready
Brews A Cup A Minutute On
Brews Quickly
Easy To Clean
Easy To Clean Even After
Easy To Operate Especiall
Easy To Use
Large Pot
Leaving Grounds Overnight
Multiple Settings
Regular Brew
Cons
Awkard To Fill With Water
Best Uses
At Home Anytime
Everyday
Home
Comment:
Take care of it and it will serve you well.
How long have you owned it:
A month or less
Bottom Line
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend.
(1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)
 
1.0
Avoid the DCC-2900 Perfec Temp 12-Cup
8/14/2015
Pros
Coffee stays warm
Multiple Settings
Cons
Carafe pours poorly
Carafe Retains Coffee
Hard To Clean
Long Brew Time
Best Uses
Comment:
The Black & Decker I had for half the price was much better.
How long have you owned it:
One-to-three months
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.
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