The iCoffee RCB100-BC12 is part of the Coffee maker test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, Specialty coffee maker models like the RCB100-BC12 are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.
Convenience: Reflects ease of filling the reservoir, placing the filter, and gauging the amount of coffee remaining. It also reflects how clear we judged the controls.
Cleaning: Refers to the ease of cleaning the device.
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.
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