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Jura X8

SCORE:
83

Highlights

  • 2.8" Built-in LCD display
  • Double boiler
  • Ceramic Disc grinder
  • 12 Beverages

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Overview

Jura X8 is a bean-to-cup super-automatic coffee machine with a double boiler. It comes with a built-in 2.8" LCD display. Based on the features and specifications we have given Jura X8 an overall score of 83 out of 100. You can also view individual scores per features.

PHYSICAL
92
COFFEE DRINK TYPES
67
FEATURES
95
OVERALL
83


Drink Types

Jura X8 offers the following coffee drink types: espresso, double espresso (doppio), caffe, ristretto, special coffee, pot of coffee, cappuccino, caffe latte, latte macchiato, macchiato, flat white.


Two Boilers

X8 is a dual boiler machine. In general, water used for milk steaming has to be hotter than the water used for coffee brewing. In dual boiler machines while one boiler heats the water for coffee brewing the other boiler heats the water for milk steaming and since these two proccesses require different temperatures such machines are faster as both boilers work simultaneously as opposed to the single boiler ones which have to wait between steaming and brewing sessions.


Pulse Extraction Process (P.E.P)

Thanks to sophisticated pulse extraction process the Jura X8 forces water at short, precisely measured intervals through the ground coffee and, as a result, extracts a maximum of aroma. It is a result of series of intensive tests, constant variation of parameters and countless blind tests by both coffee experts and coffee drinkers.

Pros and Cons

PROS
👍   Built-in Display
👍   Water Filter
👍   Cappuccino Maker
👍   Double Portion of Milk Drink
👍   2 Boilers
👍   Built-in Coffee Grinder
👍   Ceramic Grinder
👍   Drip tray water level indicator
👍   Water Level Indicator
👍   Espresso
👍   Double Espresso (Doppio)
👍   Caffe
👍   Ristretto
👍   Special Coffee
👍   Pot of Coffee
👍   Cappuccino
👍   Caffe Latte
👍   Latte Macchiato
👍   Macchiato
👍   Flat White
👍   Hot Water
👍   Hot Milk
👍   Remote Control by App
👍   Selection for Double Cup
👍   Selection of Coffee Strength
👍   Selection of Hot Water Temperature
👍   Selection of Brewing Temperature
👍   Self-cleaning Function
CONS
👎   Small Display
👎   Can Not Use Ground Coffee
👎   No Espresso Lungo
👎   No Doppio+
👎   No Americano
👎   No Americano Extra Shot
👎   No Double Caffe
👎   No Caffe Lungo
👎   No Morning Coffee
👎   No Long Black
👎   No Caffe Barista
👎   No Lungo Barista
👎   No Double Ristretto
👎   No Red Eye
👎   No Black Eye
👎   No Dead Eye
👎   No Mug To Go
👎   No Baby Cappuccino
👎   No Cappuccino XL
👎   No Cappuccino+
👎   No Cappuccino Mix
👎   No Italian Cappuccino
👎   No Latte Macchiato XL
👎   No Latte Macchiato Triple Shot
👎   No Latte Caldo
👎   No Espresso Macchiato
👎   No Caffe Crema
👎   No Double Caffe Crema
👎   No Café Au Lait
👎   No Melange
👎   No Cortado
👎   No Galao
👎   No Verlangerter
👎   No Kleiner Brauner
👎   No Milchkaffee
👎   No White Coffee
👎   No Cold Coffee
👎   No Hot Chocolate
👎   No Cold Milk Foam
👎   No Milk Froth
👎   No Cup Warmer

Specifications

BASICS
BrandJura
ModelX8
TypeSuper-Automatic Coffee Machine
Type of ControlDisplay
Buttons
Body MaterialPlastic
ColorPlatinum
FEATURES
Number of Beverages12 Beverages
DisplayBuilt-in
Display TypeLCD
Display Size2.8"
71 mm
Water Filter
Cappuccino Maker HP3
Double Portion of Milk Drink
Heating SystemBoiler
Number of BoilersDouble
Material of Boiler (s)Stainless Steel
Pump Pressure15 Bar
Built-in Coffee Grinder
Material of GrindersCeramic
Grinder TypeDisc
Use Ground Coffee
Number of Coffee Bean HoppersSingle
Drip tray water level indicator
Water Level Indicator
Brewing Time Single CupMin: 50 sec
Max: 140 sec
DRINKS
Espresso
Espresso Lungo
Double Espresso (Doppio)
Doppio+
Americano
Americano Extra Shot
Caffe
Double Caffe
Caffe Lungo
Morning Coffee
Long Black
Caffe Barista
Lungo Barista
Ristretto
Double Ristretto
Special Coffee
Red Eye
Black Eye
Dead Eye
Pot of Coffee
Mug To Go
MILK DRINKS
Cappuccino
Baby Cappuccino
Cappuccino XL
Cappuccino+
Cappuccino Mix
Italian Cappuccino
Caffe Latte
Latte Macchiato
Latte Macchiato XL
Latte Macchiato Triple Shot
Latte Caldo
Macchiato
Espresso Macchiato
Caffe Crema
Double Caffe Crema
Café Au Lait
Flat White
Melange
Cortado
Galao
Verlangerter
Kleiner Brauner
Milchkaffee
White Coffee
OTHER DRINKS
Cold Coffee
Hot Water
Tea TypesGreen
Hot Milk
Cold Milk
Hot Chocolate
Cold Milk Foam
Brew Over Ice
Milk Froth
OTHER FEATURES
Memory Function
Remote Control by App
Cup Warmer
Aroma Seal
Intelligent Preheating
Automatic Grinder Adjustment
Active bean monitoring
Smart mode
Automatic switchover from milk to milk foam
Pulse Extraction Process
Selection for Single Cup
Selection for Double Cup
Selection of Coffee Strength 10 level
Selection of Hot Water Temperature 3 level
Selection of Brewing Temperature 2 level
Selection of Amount of Water
Self-cleaning Function
Auto Off
Cup Counter
Pre-Brewing Function
PHYSICAL & ELECTRICAL PROPERTIES
Dimensions (W x H x D)373 mm x 470 mm x 461 mm
14.68" x 18.5" x 18.14"
Weight14 kg (30.8 lbs)
Minimum Height of Cup65 mm
2.55"
Maximum Height of Cup153 mm
6.02"
Drip Tray Cover MaterialStainless Steel
Water Reservoir FeaturesRemovable
Water Reservoir MaterialPlastic
Water Tank Capacity5.0 Liter
169.0 fl-oz
Coffee Bean Hopper CapacityHolding Capacity: 500 g
17.6 oz
Can be Optionally Extended to: 1000 g
35 oz
Dreg Drawer Capacity40 Portions
Power SupplyEuropean: 230 V/50 Hz
Power Consumption1450 W
Power Cord Length1.1 m
WARRANTY & ACCESSORIES
Warranty Period24 Months
Recommended Descaler TypeJura Descaling Tablets

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