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Philips Saeco Xsmall HD8745

Philips Saeco Xsmall HD8745
alaScore 84

99 reviews

Oct, 2017

alaTest has collected and analyzed 99 reviews of Philips Saeco Xsmall HD8745. The average rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average rating of 4.2/5 for other Coffee & Espresso Makers for all reviews. Comments about the maintenance and price are overall positive.

usability, price, maintenance

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Coffee & Espresso Makers the Philips Saeco Xsmall HD8745 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 84/100 = Very good quality.

Review analysis

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Expert review by: (

Philips Saeco Xsmall


An acceptable beans-to-cup machine, but its espresso can't match up to even an inexpensive manual espresso maker

Dec, 2013

Consumer review by: Hayley11 (



Fresh coffee every time and easy to use. Easy to keep clean, really good value for money. Love the wand always frothy coffee, just takes a little playing with to get the right blend of coffee.

Oct, 2015

Consumer review by: Gareth5568 (

Amazing machine


I bought this a week ago and I've used it every day since. It's a brilliant machine it's easy to use and looks really smart in the kitchen!!

Oct, 2015

Consumer review by: GirtsRa95 (

Great machine works perfectly


I bought 2 weeks ago and I'm very happy. Great and tasty coffee.

Mar, 2015

Consumer review by: (

Needs maintenance & lubricant !


Bought for disabled father in law who is elderly. Bit complicated after using steamer as overheats & have to draw water off to reduce heat before you can grind for the coffee. Requires lubricant and maintenance is not terribly straight forward..

Jan, 2015

Consumer review by: Brittb02 (

Love it


I absolutely love this machine, very easy to use and coffee tastes great.

Jan, 2015

Consumer review by: Dot01 (

Best buy


Bought item for easy use, best buy so far. Easy to use and looks great.

May, 2014

Consumer review by: LJKelly (

Some Tips To Help You Get Used To Your XSmall


I found this machine (Saeco HD8745/18 XSmall) has quite a learning curve: I've had it for nearly a year now. This may help new users who find it can be problematic at times: keeping these points in check has given me trouble-free use.\n\nAs it's a...

Apr, 2014

Product Specifications


Reservoir for brewed coffee:Cup


Removable brewing/infusion unit: Yes


Americano making: Yes
Built-in milk frother: Yes
Caffe crema making: Yes
Cappuccino making: Yes
Coffee making: Yes
Espresso making: Yes
Hot milk making: Yes
Hot water system: Yes
Latte macchiato making: Yes
Milk adding type:Pipe

Technical Details

Number of water boilers:1