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Should You Buy a Melitta Coffee Maker?

Matthew
Updated 09 May 2020
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should you buy a Melitta Coffee Maker?

Melitta is one of the most popular coffee maker brands as well as being well known for its coffee grinders.

If you are thinking about buying a Melitta coffee maker then our handy guide provides you with all the key info at a glance. Our objective, impartial comparison of coffee maker brands is compiled by analysing over 17,000 user and expert reviews and 50+ awards from hundreds of different review sites on over 1,900 coffee makers.

Melitta are recognised for their wide selection of premium and popular coffee makers. Their coffee makers start at $83 for the LOOK IV which has an output of 15 cup(s), is a drip coffee maker and a ground coffee coffee maker and go up to $1,522 for the CI Touch which has an output of 1 cup(s), is a Bean-to-cup coffee maker and a coffee beans coffee maker. The average price of a new Melitta coffee maker is $398.

Melitta are recognised for their wide selection of premium and popular coffee makers.

Is Melitta the Best Coffee Maker Brand?

So are Melitta coffee makers any good? We give every coffee maker a Kagoo Score by analysing its specs, reviews and prices and comparing this to its competitors. By aggregating this data across all coffee makers we are able to impartially rank all the coffee maker brands.

Melitta is ranked the No. 14 best coffee maker brand.

Our detailed analysis taking into account all of the above factors found that Melitta is the 14th best coffee maker brand out there.

#1
Italy
95%
95%
6,070 reviews
#2
Germany
92%
92%
2,832 reviews
#3
Cuisinart
89%
89%
3 reviews
#4
87%
87%
159 reviews
#5
Brentwood
87%
87%
35 reviews
#6
Black & Decker
86%
86%
80 reviews
#7
Netherlands
85%
85%
163 reviews
#8
Germany
84%
84%
1,665 reviews
#9
Italy
83%
83%
55 reviews
#10
Germany
82%
82%
3 reviews
#11
Switzerland
82%
82%
722 reviews
#12
Keurig
81%
81%
27 reviews
#13
Brentwood Appliances
80%
80%
8 reviews
#14
Germany
78%
78%
185 reviews
#15
Bialetti
78%
78%
2 reviews
#16
Miele
Germany
77%
77%
15 reviews
#17
76%
76%
5 reviews
#18
Bodum
75%
75%
78 reviews
#19
Ariete
74%
74%
3 reviews
#20
Breville
Australia
73%
73%
32 reviews
#21
Arzum
72%
72%
13 reviews
#22
Gaggia
72%
72%
4 reviews
#23
Smeg
Italy
71%
71%
80 reviews
#24
71%
71%
181 reviews
#25
Illy
70%
70%
10 reviews
#26
Ninja
68%
68%
382 reviews
#27
Swan
65%
65%
63 reviews
#28
Solis
65%
65%
72 reviews
#29
Magimix
64%
64%
746 reviews
#30
Nivona
64%
64%
1 review
#31
TASSIMO
64%
64%
1,134 reviews
#32
64%
64%
0 reviews
#33
Moccamaster
62%
62%
1 review
#34
Hamilton Beach
62%
62%
0 reviews
#35
Igenix
62%
62%
17 reviews
#36
Braun
62%
62%
33 reviews
#37
Mr. Coffee
61%
61%
0 reviews
#38
Wacaco
58%
58%
0 reviews
#39
Capresso
58%
58%
0 reviews
#40
Chefman
58%
58%
0 reviews
#41
Magic Chef
58%
58%
0 reviews
#42
la Pavoni
58%
58%
0 reviews
#43
Bear
56%
56%
0 reviews
#44
Fakir
56%
56%
0 reviews
#45
Handpresso
55%
55%
0 reviews
#46
Sinbo
55%
55%
0 reviews
#47
Applica
55%
55%
0 reviews
#48
Tchibo
54%
54%
0 reviews
#49
Arcelik
54%
54%
0 reviews
#50
Didiesse
53%
53%
0 reviews
#51
Gastroback
53%
53%
0 reviews
#52
Beko
Turkey
53%
53%
0 reviews
#53
Electrolux
Sweden
53%
53%
0 reviews
#54
WMF
53%
53%
0 reviews
#55
Quick Mill
53%
53%
0 reviews
#56
Graef
53%
53%
0 reviews
#57
Whirlpool
United States
53%
53%
0 reviews
#58
AEG
Germany
53%
53%
0 reviews

Let's look at how Melitta coffee makers compare to the other coffee maker brands across each of the key facets that make up the Kagoo Score.

Reviews Value for Money Features Popularity Selection
All coffee maker Brands
Melitta Coffee Makers

Melitta have better reviews than the typical coffee maker brand, with the average rating of a Melitta coffee maker being 73%.

The average review score for a Melitta coffee maker is 73%.

There's a smaller selection of Melitta coffee makers available compared to other coffee maker brands, with only 10 Melitta coffee makers currently on the market in the US. Melitta coffee makers also tend to be cheaper than most other coffee maker brands however they are still a less popular choice with consumers.

Whilst Melitta have a number of interesting features including PRO AQUA Filter Technology and AromaSelector, overall they tend to be less feature rich than their competitors.

No. Of Coffee Makers
Average Price
$454
$0 $100 $200 $300 $400 $500 $600 $700 $800 $900 $4,699
Price Distribution of All Coffee Makers
No. Of Coffee Makers
Average Price
$398
$0 $50 $100 $150 $200 $250 $300 $350 $400 $450 $5,349
Price Distribution of Melitta Coffee Makers

What Do the Melitta Coffee Maker Reviews Say?

We've added up all the reviews for every Melitta coffee maker to work out the average distribution of reviews for Melitta and then compared this to the other coffee maker brands.

Melitta logo

Expert Reviews

5 stars
6
4 stars
5
3 stars
2
2 stars
0
1 star
0
Melitta logo

User Reviews

5 stars
99
4 stars
26
3 stars
7
2 stars
6
1 star
26
Melitta has a higher proportion of 4 and 5 star expert reviews for its coffee makers than most other brands. However the proportion of 4 and 5 star user reviews are actually lower.

Over 85% of expert reviews and 76% of user reviews for Melitta coffee makers are 4 stars or higher. This compares to 84% and 90% respectively across all Coffee Maker brands.

Purchasers of Melitta coffee makers frequently mentioned that the product was easy to use, and they have won a total of 4 awards.

In the table below we compare the average review score given to Melitta coffee makers by some of the most popular technology review sites against their reviews for other coffee maker brands. The best review score from each review source is highlighted in green.

Average Review Score Krups DeLonghi Nespresso Melitta Magimix
Les Numeriques.com logo
74%
7 reviews
80%
2 reviews
80%
1 review
70%
4 reviews
80%
1 review
Expert Reviews logo
73%
3 reviews
70%
2 reviews
100%
3 reviews
Trusted Reviews logo
73%
3 reviews
80%
2 reviews
75%
2 reviews
90%
1 review
coffeemachinesreviews.co.uk logo
70%
3 reviews
80%
3 reviews
85%
1 review
Chip.de logo
60%
1 review
79%
4 reviews
70%
1 review
70%
1 review
goodhousekeeping.co.uk logo
77%
2 reviews
73%
3 reviews
79%
1 review
gadgetspeak.com logo
80%
3 reviews
74%
2 reviews
76%
1 review
Digitaltrends.com logo
80%
1 review
70%
3 reviews
smartson.se logo
76%
1 review
64%
1 review
60%
1 review
CNET.com logo
80%
3 reviews
besteproduct.nl logo
79%
2 reviews
80%
1 review
bloguedegeek.net logo
95%
1 review
80%
1 review
Pocket Lint logo
80%
1 review
70%
1 review
tweakers.net logo
80%
1 review
100%
1 review
techgearlab.com logo
62%
1 review
67%
1 review
techadvisor.co.uk logo
70%
1 review
80%
1 review
Which? logo
100%
1 review
100%
1 review
ljudochbild.se logo
83%
2 reviews
Techradar logo
80%
1 review
uk.askmen.com
86%
1 review
Other Expert Sites
63%
6 reviews
78%
4 reviews
86%
1 review
77%
4 reviews
Average
76%
34 reviews
77%
29 reviews
79%
15 reviews
82%
13 reviews
76%
10 reviews

How Many Industry Awards Have Melitta Coffee Makers Received?

After checking thousands of expert review websites we found 4 industry awards for Melitta coffee makers. The table below compares the number of awards received by Melitta to other popular coffee maker brands. The largest number of awards provided by each review source is highlighted in green.

Melitta has won 4 awards for its coffee makers.

Compare all award winning coffee makers

Number of Awards Krups DeLonghi Nespresso Melitta Magimix
Expert Reviews logo
1
1
3
Digitaltrends.com logo
1
2
besteproduct.nl logo
1
1
Which? logo
1
1
agdmaniak.pl logo
1
plusxaward.de logo
1
smartson.se logo
1
techgearlab.com logo
1
Trusted Reviews logo
1
Total
5
7
1
4

How Reliable Are Melitta Coffee Makers?

We checked over 17,000 reviews to find comments about the reliability of Melitta coffee makers. 10 of these reviews mention reliability of which 81% were positive. Therefore the vast majority of Melitta coffee maker owners and reviewers thought the product was reliable.

81% of reviewers think Melitta coffee makers are reliable.

So, most people think that Melitta coffee makers are good quality. Now let's take a look at some of the reviews for Melitta coffee makers that mention reliability:

RELIABLE

with every part feeling well made
Expert Reviews
Seems well made
amazon.co.uk
Not unpredictably it arrived broken
Amazon
I was considering buying a built in coffee machine for our new kitchen
ao.com

NOT RELIABLE

Compared to that the Melitta doesn't seem as robust
amazon.co.uk

Features to Look Out For On Melitta Coffee Makers

There's a number of great features to look out for on the latest range of Melitta coffee makers that set them apart from the competition. These include PRO AQUA Filter Technology and AromaSelector.

Melitta PRO AQUA Filter Technology

Melitta coffee makers that feature PRO AQUA Filter Technology include the Melitta CI Touch ($1,541).

Melitta AromaSelector

Melitta coffee makers that feature AromaSelector include the Melitta LOOK IV ($82), the Melitta Look V ($312) and the Melitta Look IV Therm ($337).

What is the Best Budget Choice Melitta Coffee Maker?

Melitta Look V

$312.41
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WATER TANK
10 Cup(s)
DISPENSING
CAPACITY

At only $312.41 and with a Kagoo Score of 74 the Melitta Look V makes a great budget choice.

Features We Love:
AromaSelector
Built-in display
Anti-scale system
Supports adjustable coffee strength
Many output (10 cup(s))

A good value for money and fully featured 10 cup(s) dispensing capacity coffee maker. It has a built-in display, an anti-scale system and a timer and supports adjustable coffee strength.

80
Features
Fully-Featured
71
Value for Money
Good
74
Kagoo Score
Very Good

The cheapest price that we could find for the Look V in the US is $312.41 but in total we found only 1 price for it.

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In This Guide
Should You Buy a Melitta Coffee Maker?
Is Melitta the Best Coffee Maker Brand?
What Do the Melitta Coffee Maker Reviews Say?
How Many Industry Awards Have Melitta Coffee Makers Received?
How Reliable Are Melitta Coffee Makers?
Features to Look Out For On Melitta Coffee Makers
Melitta PRO AQUA Filter Technology
Melitta AromaSelector
What is the Best Budget Choice Melitta Coffee Maker?

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