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Mr. Coffee BVMC-SJX33GT coffeemaker

 
Price range:
$43.24 - $48.98
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Summary: This Mr. Coffee 12-cup drip model has:
  • auto-shutoff
  • a water filter
  • a cupcake-type filter.
  • an indicator to tell you when cleaning is needed.
  • You can use a thermal carafe (purchased separately).
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Type: 8- to 14-cup drip coffeemakers with carafe
About - Mr. Coffee BVMC-SJX33GT

The Mr. Coffee BVMC-SJX33GT is part of the coffeemaker test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, drip coffeemaker models like the BVMC-SJX33GT are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.


Brew performance:
The ability to reach 195° to 205° F for five or six minutes, the industry standard for optimal brewing.

Convenience:
Reflects ease of filling the reservoir, placing the filter, gauging the amount of coffee remaining, and cleaning up. It also reflects how clear we judged the controls.

Carafe handling:
Covers handle comfort, tendency to drip while pouring, balance of a full carafe, and how easy it was to empty the last liquid. Models with no score here brew into single-serve cups or are brew-and-dispense models. The latter hold the coffee in a tank; you fill your cup by pressing it against the dispenser lever.
About This Brand

This familiar brand has the largest market share. Mr. Coffee offers an extremely wide range and variety of products, from single serve and grind-and-brew to various capacity drip models with glass and thermal carafes. Its coffeemakers are sold in almost all retail channels and range from lower to upper mid-priced categories. Prices range fro $15 to $200.

Features & Specs - Mr. Coffee BVMC-SJX33GT
info Programmable Yes
info Thermal carafe/mug No
info Small-batch setting No
info Brew-strength control Yes
info Dispenser-style No
info Dimensions H x W x D (in.) 13 x 8 x 11
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User Reviews - Mr. Coffee BVMC-SJX33GT
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1.0
Stop brewing after 4 months of daily use
8/15/2015
Pros
Easy To Use
Cons
Best Uses
Everyday
Comment:
everything is easy to use, good design. But lasted four months, than just stop brewing coffee!
How long have you owned it:
Three-to-six months
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.
(1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)
 
5.0
Flawless for over a year
6/10/2015
Pros
Brews Quickly
Durable
Easy To Use
Cons
Best Uses
Comment:
I have owned this or one just like it for over a year. It's used at least twice or more per day. It works great and I believe it should be a best buy. The strength issue isn't a factor for me. Add more coffee for a stronger brew.
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend.
 
2.0
Not Great!
6/7/2015
Pros
Cons
Brew Chamber Temp Wo Gri
Brew Temp Is Only 175f
Long Brew Time
Loud
Best Uses
Home
Comment:
Slow brew. Temp in brew basket is not 195F as CU claims. Only 175F.<br /><br />Strong brew feature cuts itself off after about a minute.
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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