The Black+Decker Cafe Select Dual Brew CM6000BDM is part of the Coffee maker
test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, Coffee maker
models like the Cafe Select Dual Brew CM6000BDM are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.
Predicted reliability: Predicted brand reliability icons are based on estimated problem rates for newly purchased drip coffee makers, not under service contract, within the first four years of ownership.
Owner satisfaction: Owner satisfaction icons are based on the proportion of members who are extremely likely to recommend their drip coffee maker brand to their friends and family.
Brew performance: The ability to reach 195° to 205° F for five or six minutes, the industry standard for optimal brewing and an indication of the coffee's concentration.