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Gaggia Accademia

alaTest has collected and analyzed 60 reviews of Gaggia Accademia. The average rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Coffee & Espresso Makers for all reviews. Reviews about the design and reliability are on the whole positive. The noise and maintenance are also mentioned favorably, but some have doubts about the price. There are some mixed comments about the capacity.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Coffee & Espresso Makers the Gaggia Accademia is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 83/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Gaggia Accademia

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 23 user reviews of Gaggia Accademia from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 3.1/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other Coffee & Espresso Makers on Amazon.co.uk. Comments about the durability and reliability are overall positive. The maintenance and noise also get good feedback, but some have doubts about the price. There are some mixed views about the capacity.

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61% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Gaggia Accademia RI9702/04 Bean to Cup Espresso and Cappuccino Coffee MachineGaggia Accademia RI9702/04 Bean to Cup Espresso and Cappuccino Coffee Machine

Dec, 2016

Expert review by: Richard Baguley (reviewed.com)

Gaggia Accademia

 

One-touch espresso and milk foaming, but at a price.

We were impressed by the Gaggia Accademia. We found that it produced good quality espresso and milk drinks, and it was very easy to use. The only issues we found were a slightly confusing menu system and a drip tray that was too small and needed...

Dec, 2011

Consumer review by: Jimaroc (bestbuy.com)

The best of the type available for the price!

 

We researched many Super Automatic coffee machines before we decided on the Gaggia Accademia. Apparently, Gaggia also makes the Phillips Saeco Xelsis EVO since they are very similar, but the Gaggia is not as complex and the cost is lower. Overall, we...

Feb, 2015

Consumer review by: dsnovell (productreview.com.au)

Very convenient and easy to use.

 

e has 3 coffee settings Expresso; Cafe(medium coffee)'; Cafe' Lungo (long coffee), and a steam or hot water button. Each of these settings can be adjusted to suit. On the right there are all the milk settings, Cappuccino; Latte' Machiatto ( more like...

Jun, 2016

Consumer review by: Phil R (productreview.com.au)

Impossible to recommend

 

Purchased new February 2014. Despite cleaning the brew group regularly and performing all maintenance tasks when prompted and using appropriate products purchased from the supplier, this machine has been extremely unreliable. No problems with any of...

Oct, 2015

Consumer review by: anne (productreview.com.au)

Extremely Reliable

 

ught I would have to get it serviced but tried to turn on again anyway. Lo and behold it finished the clean and has been running perfectly ever since. (it needed a holiday too) I bought this machine after reading reviews that Gaggia was a well made and...

May, 2015

Consumer review by: anne (productreview.com.au)

Gaggia accademia

 

Very easy to use. Great coffees. As with previous reviews, smallish water container. Frequent emptying of drip tray and used grinds but more than makes up for this with coffee quality and amount of adjustments that can be made. Machine will tell you...

Good coffee and beautiful looking machine

Dec, 2013

Consumer review by: Mark1937 (productreview.com.au)

Fantastic Machine!

 

Straight out of the box this machine required very little adjustment to the settings. The measures of espresso and milk were fantastic for Mach Latte and Cappuccino. Milk temperature was also perfect and I was a little worried as a lot of automatic...

Milk frothing was perfect, looks awesome and ease of use.

Water level can catch you out if not careful as it is only about 4 cups worth, otherwise PERFECT in every way!

Oct, 2012

Consumer review by: wilma54 (productreview.com.au)

looks superb, good coffee, Have grown to like machine

 

Eventually bite bullet and bought an automatic machine. Unfortuately after Gaggia Evolution all the instructions and eventual cleaning has reduced my enjoyment of making my own lattes. The carfe spits soya milk over machine and floor, experimented with...

Grinds the beans, programmable, 3 froth programmes excellent

spits thick soya milk

Apr, 2012

Consumer review by: Digby (reevoo.com)

Gaggia RI9702/04

 

easy to use, very tasty coffee, perfectly frothed milk

Only on the price really - but you get what you pay for

Mar, 2012

Consumer review by: Michael (reevoo.com)

Gaggia RI9702/04

 

Makes a great cup of coffee, compared to the Jura I had before you can really taste the flavour of the brew. I thought the cleaning was going to be a nightmare but its not, just a weekly clean of the brew unit and emptying the drip tray, everything...

Would have given a 10 out of 10 as the milk could be a bit hotter, however if you do like it hotter for cappuccinos and lattes just pop the drink in the microwave for 20 seconds

Nov, 2011

Product Specifications

Performance

Cappuccino making: Yes
Espresso making: Yes
Hot chocolate making: Yes
Hot milk making: Yes
Hot water system: Yes
Latte making: Yes