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Bosch TWK7S05

Bosch TWK7S05
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Reviews
29 Reviews
83
Features
Fully-Featured
75
Popularity
Quite Popular
66
Value for Money
Good
62
Age
10 Years Old
76
Kagoo Score
Very Good
Our Verdict:
Reviews indicate that this electric kettle has outstanding features and it's really good-looking, and well designed. It's a fully featured and classic 2,200W power electric kettle. It has a water level indicator, a boil-dry protection and a 360° rotational base and supports filtering.
1.7L Black 2,200W No Dec 2008
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With outstanding reviews and excellent features, we have ranked the Bosch TWK7S05 number 1 across all electric kettles.

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Kagoo Score
89
Reviews
84
Features
67
Value for Money
63
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Why Has it Scored 76?

purchasers report that it has good user reviews with an average user rating of 80%, based on 29 reviews. Looking across the entire Russell Hobbs electric kettle range, the average reviews for all Russell Hobbs electric kettles are also excellent.
This electric kettle is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer kettles with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering.
This Bosch electric kettle has some great features:
Bigger than average water tank capacity
Cordless
Has a boil-dry protection
Has a 360° rotational base

What is the Kagoo Score?

We calculate the Kagoo Score for each electric kettle by looking at its reviews, features, popularity, age, value for money and running costs.

The Kagoo Score is an easy way to understand whether the electric kettle is recommended.

The Kagoo Scores are constantly being updated. As newer, higher spec electric kettles come to market, the older electric kettles will gradually have their Kagoo Score reduced.

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Average Review Score

4 stars (29 reviews)

52%

of Customers Would Recommend
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What Are People Saying About the Bosch TWK7S05?

Price
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3
Features
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0
Design
5
0
Noise Level
2
1
Product Quality
1
0
Robustness
1
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Ease of Use
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The Majority of People Thought it Was Priced Reasonably
  • For what you paid for it it's not value. When boiling water steam comes out the top and it's starting to scale already.
    currys.co.uk - Currys.co.uk 15 Oct 2018
  • Peggy scored Value for Money 60 out of 100
    Peggy - Currys.co.uk 17 Aug 2018
  • Chris scored Value for Money 80 out of 100
    Chris - Currys.co.uk 12 Aug 2018
  • Eileen scored Value for Money 90 out of 100
    Eileen - Currys.co.uk 18 Aug 2018
  • One Person Thought it Was of a Good Quality
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    Some Owners Thought This Electric Kettle Was Solidly Made
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    Three People Thought the Bosch TWK7S05 Was Good in Terms of Size

    Two people thought that the Bosch TWK7S05 was lightweight.

  • Love the modern look of this kettle. Light weight. Bit noisy that's about it.
    currys.co.uk - Currys.co.uk 14 Aug 2018
  • Light weight good looking kettle, very quiet and quick, only tiny thing to complain about is hard to see the water amount indictor- but ho hum much better ...
    P. - Amazon.co.uk 4 Jan 2018
  • 9 Out of 10 Owners Thought it Had a Good Design

    Several people thought that the Bosch TWK7S05 was really good-looking and well designed.

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    Very Good-Looking
    7 people agree
    1 person disagrees
  • I like the base makes it look smart on worktop. Hard to see water level indicator which is behind handle.
    currys.co.uk - Currys.co.uk 9 Sep 2018
  • Light weight good looking kettle, very quiet and quick, only tiny thing to complain about is hard to see the water amount indictor- but ho hum much better ...
    P. - Amazon.co.uk 4 Jan 2018
  • A beautiful kettle but had to return it as not black looked odd in kitchen...
    On - Amazon.co.uk 29 May 2018
  • I liked the modern look. I've bought Bosch kettles on my last three purchases so decides to stick to a brand I knew. Very pleased with it. Everything is ...
    currys.co.uk - Currys.co.uk 30 Aug 2018
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    Very Well Designed
    4 people agree
    No people disagree
    Some Customers Thought it Was Easy to Use

    Two people thought that the Bosch TWK7S05 was easy to use.

  • ... kettles are well made this is my 2nd one will buy again its very simple & easy to use...
    Janu - Amazon.co.uk 16 Jun 2018
  • Quick easy to use. Reviewer left no comment.
    currys.co.uk - Currys.co.uk 6 Sep 2018
  • More Than 10 People Thought the Bosch TWK7S05 Had Good Technical Features

    More than 10 people thought that the Bosch TWK7S05 had very good features.

  • L scored Features 90 out of 100
    L - Currys.co.uk 7 Nov 2018
  • Andrew scored Features 80 out of 100
    Andrew - Currys.co.uk 10 Aug 2018
  • Carl scored Features 80 out of 100
    Carl - Currys.co.uk 14 Aug 2018
  • Kath scored Features 70 out of 100
    Kath - Currys.co.uk 16 Oct 2018
  • 5 Out of 10 Owners Thought the Bosch TWK7S05 Had an OK Noise Level

    Two people thought that the Bosch TWK7S05 was quiet.

  • Light weight good looking kettle, very quiet and quick, only tiny thing to complain about is hard to see the water amount indictor- but ho hum much better ...
    P. - Amazon.co.uk 4 Jan 2018
  • Bigger than it looks in the picture, solid build, reasonably quiet and quick...
    Glenn - Amazon.co.uk 5 Jun 2018
  • Two People Thought the Bosch TWK7S05 Had a Big Capacity

    Two people thought that the Bosch TWK7S05 had a big capacity.

  • Stylish. Efficient. Quick. Large capacity. Lid doesn't open very wide, And capacity scale sometimes difficult to see behind handle. Not criticisms - just ...
    currys.co.uk - Currys.co.uk 7 Nov 2018
  • Well designed Good looking Easy to maintain Good capacity. Rubber surround isn't insulated.
    currys.co.uk - Currys.co.uk 9 Sep 2018
  • Some People Thought This Electric Kettle Was a Poorly-Designed Kettle

    Two people thought that the Bosch TWK7S05 didn't have a well-designed spout.

  • Colours Not too heavy. Water pours out of lid as well as spout Locating into base a bit tricky.
    currys.co.uk - Currys.co.uk 16 Oct 2018
  • Looks great. The lid keeps sticking and I have to fill it via the spout.
    currys.co.uk - Currys.co.uk 23 Oct 2018
  • How Good Are Bosch Electric Kettles?

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    Features

    Key Reasons For and Against

    Bigger than average water tank capacity
    Cordless
    Has a boil-dry protection
    Has a 360° rotational base
    Supports filtering
    Has a removable filter
    Has a wide opening lid
    Average power
    Does not have an adjustable thermostat

    What the Reviews Say

    Three people thought the Bosch TWK7S05 was good in terms of size
    9 out of 10 owners thought it had a good design
    Some customers thought it was easy to use
    More than 10 people thought the Bosch TWK7S05 had good technical features
    5 out of 10 owners thought the Bosch TWK7S05 had an OK noise level
    Two people thought the Bosch TWK7S05 had a big capacity
    Some people thought this electric kettle was a poorly-designed kettle
    Bigger Than Average Water Tank Capacity
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    The Bosch TWK7S05's water tank capacity of 1.7L is in the biggest 9% of all kettles when sorted by this feature. Across all the kettles the water tank capacities range from 0.4L to 30L, and the average water tank capacity is 1.7L.

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    Cordless
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    The Bosch TWK7S05 is cordless. 63% of kettles also are cordless.

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    Does Not Have an Adjustable Thermostat

    Like most other kettles, the Bosch TWK7S05 does not have an adjustable thermostat. 88% of electric kettles do not have an adjustable thermostat.

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    Average Power
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    The Bosch TWK7S05 has a fairly average power (2,200 Watts) compared to most of the other electric kettles.

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    Has a Boil-Dry Protection

    The TWK7S05 has a boil-dry protection. 70% of kettles do not have a boil-dry protection.

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    Has a 360° Rotational Base

    The Bosch TWK7S05 has a 360° rotational base. 68% of kettles also have a 360° rotational base.

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    Supports Filtering

    The Bosch TWK7S05 supports filtering, unlike 62% of kettles which do not support filtering.

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    Has a Removable Filter

    The TWK7S05 has a removable filter, unlike 83% of kettles which do not have a removable filter.

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    Has a Wide Opening Lid

    The Bosch TWK7S05 has a wide opening lid. 92% of electric kettles do not have a wide opening lid.

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    Value for Money

    Value for Money

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    What the Reviews Say

    The majority of people thought it was priced reasonably
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    Age

    Bosch TWK7S05 Release Date

    December 2008

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    When Are Most New Bosch Electric Kettles Released?

    Most new Bosch kettles tend to be released between August and October.

    If you want the latest Bosch electric kettle technology you may be best waiting until August 2019. It's also worth keeping in mind that the price of the current Bosch kettles tend to drop off when the next models are released. Three new Bosch electric kettles were released in August 2018 making it the biggest month that year for new Bosch kettle releases. The biggest month in 2017 for new Bosch electric kettle releases was March, with four new Bosch kettles released that month. In 2016 most new Bosch kettles were released in October, with nine new Bosch kettles released that month.

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    How Fast Do Bosch Kettle Prices Drop After Release?

    On average, in the first 6 months after release, Bosch electric kettles drop in price by 6%.

    That means a saving of $7 on a typical $109 new Bosch electric kettle if you wait 6 months before buying.

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    Running this electric kettle over 10 years will generate 2.8 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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    Bosch TWK7S05 Specification

    Key Features
    Water Tank Capacity
    Colour
    Power
    Features
    Non-Slip Feet
    Adjustable Thermostat
    Water Level Indicator
    Boil-Dry Protection
    360° Rotational Base
    Overheat Protection
    Filtering
    Cord Length
    Lid Opening Type
    Cordless
    Cord Storage
    Illuminated On/off Switch
    Wide Opening Lid
    Heating Element Material
    Removable Filter
    Control Type
    Certification
    Weight & Dimensions
    Package Weight
    Package Height
    Package Depth
    Package Width
    Weight
    Height
    Depth
    Width
    Quantity Per Pack
    Power
    AC Input Voltage
    AC Input Frequency
    Power Source Type
    Auto Power Off System
    Logistics Data
    Quantity Per Pallet

    Product Identifiers

    Manufacturer Part Numbers

    bosch twk7s05gb, twk7s05 twk7s05, bosch n245354w, bosch 2200w

    Barcodes

     04242002909073,  04242002909080

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