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Philips Saeco HD8838

alaTest has collected and analyzed 61 reviews of Philips Saeco HD8838. The average rating for this product is 3.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.2/5 for other Coffee & Espresso Makers for all reviews. Opinions about the durability and performance are overall positive. The design and maintenance also get good feedback, but the noise and price get mixed reviews. Some have doubts about the capacity and size.

usability, maintenance, design, performance, durability

size, capacity

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Coffee & Espresso Makers the Philips Saeco HD8838 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 81/100 = Very good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 61 reviews)

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Philips Saeco HD8838

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 8 user reviews of Philips Saeco HD8838 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 3.4/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other Coffee & Espresso Makers on Amazon.co.uk. People really like the durability and usability. The design and performance also get good comments. Some have doubts about the price.

maintenance, performance, design, usability, durability

price

62% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Philips Saeco Syntia HD8838/08 Automatic Espresso Machine, Stainless SteelPhilips Saeco Syntia HD8838/08 Automatic Espresso Machine, Stainless Steel

Aug, 2017

Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Philips Saeco HD8838

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 16 user reviews of Philips Saeco HD8838 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Coffee & Espresso Makers on Amazon.com. Reviewers really like the durability and maintenance. The noise and price are also mentioned favorably.

usability, price, noise, maintenance, durability

81% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Saeco HD8838/47 Stainless Steel Syntia Cappuccino MachineSaeco HD8838/47 Stainless Steel Syntia Cappuccino Machine

Aug, 2017

Consumer review by: John T. (newegg.com)

Good machine

 

Worth the money, use a good quality bean and you won't be dissappoited. I tried 3 different beans and there is a big difference depending on the beans used.

Easy to use, easy to program. It takes a few cups to program what you like, once you do the machine is consistent and makes a great Capuccino, better than most coffee shops. Makes a good espresso with lots of crema.

the Steamer can be a bit messy, sprays a little, water tank is small but I can live with it.

Aug, 2013

Consumer review by: N/A (newegg.com)

Good machine

 

Worth the money, use a good quality bean and you won't be dissappoited. I tried 3 different beans and there is a big difference depending on the beans used.

Easy to use, easy to program. It takes a few cups to program what you like, once you do the machine is consistent and makes a great Capuccino, better than most coffee shops. Makes a good espresso with lots of crema

the Steamer can be a bit messy, sprays a little, water tank is small but I can live with it

Aug, 2013

Product Specifications

Design

Coffee making technology:Pod system

Ergonomics

Removable brewing/infusion unit: Yes

Performance

Adjustable coffee strength: Yes
Cappuccino making: Yes
Espresso making: Yes
Lungo making: Yes
Milk adding type:Automatic