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Philips HD8833
7.1 out of 10

Philips HD8833

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Reviews and Problems with Philips HD8833

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Overall 2
2.0

Phillips/Saeco should be ashamed of this product.

Seth Hummel, Amazon
3 January 2015
  • Summary: I've owned this machine for about 18 months and am really, really sorry I bought this machine. It has had to be repaired twice, once under warranty and of course the second time at 13 months after the warranty expired both were electronic failures of the computer's main motherboard.
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Overall 2
2.0

One Star

weixian kuang, Amazon
28 October 2014
Overall 2
2.0

... the description was deceiving and the packing was very bad. I gave up

steve, Amazon
21 August 2014
  • Summary: Tried three times to get a complete and working unit from the warehouse but the description was deceiving and the packing was very bad. I gave up.
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Overall 2
2.0

... machine one year ago (2013) and the coffe was good. After one year the coffee started to taste ...

Arcadio M. Menendez, Amazon
11 August 2014
  • Summary: I bought the machine one year ago (2013) and the coffe was good. After one year the coffee started to taste burned and sour and it seems it was a problem of the software. After I sent the machine 3 times for service to Philips, the came back to me and told me that they can't do anything and neither...
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Overall 2
2.0

Very inconsistent coffee

Paul Locklin, Amazon
30 March 2014
  • Summary: This is my second Saeco. First one lasted eight years and I was very satisfied with it. It recently developed a leak which was difficult to repair so I decided to buy a new one. Big mistake. New machine is either a manufacturing defect or just very poorly designed.
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Overall 2
2.0

Very disappointed

Hans Mulders, Amazon
20 February 2014
  • Summary: I purchased this item in Jan 2014 and was really looking forward to a great cup of espresso. We have had it for three weeks now and in the beginning it seemed to work fine. Right now it only makes a VERY weak espresso. We cannot get it to make a good cup.
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Overall 2
2.0

could be great if it worked

theodora beaupre, Amazon
27 January 2014
  • Summary: I have this machine at my other home and I love it. This machine has a flaw and can not make any coffee as it is.
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Overall 2
2.0

Miss my Incanto

C Bradshaw, Amazon
20 November 2013
  • Summary: We have had a lot of problems with our unit. It has been in to service and we have it back but we are still not please. We upgraded to this from an Incanto and I miss our old machine! This looks nice and is easier to fill and empty but it is a lot more sensitive too.
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Overall 2
2.0

User Review

Никитин Михаил, Yandex
27 July 2013
  • Excerpt: В общем машинка отстой и в первые 2 недели хотелось выкинуть в окно (благо не на свои куплена), но потом как то привык :( , но очень не советую! Заморочная она, и складывается впечатление о том что все эти недостатки были сделаны специально...
  • Pros: Симпатичная внешность За 4 месяца ни разу не сломалась
  • Cons: Недостатков просто море: 1. Не экономичная а. При нехватке кофе в отсеке для зерен - всё выплёвывает в помойку (не просит досыпать, а именно выплёвывает в контейнер с отработанным кофе) б. При использовании молотого кофе важна ювелирная точность дозировки, а то опять всё в помойку. в. При использ...
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Overall 2
2.0

critique

olivier, Amazon
28 August 2012
  • Summary: Cette cafetière est inacceptable compte tenu de son prix. Réservoir d'eau ridiculement petit, consommation d'eau énorme avec rinçages incessants, lenteur de mise en route, réceptacle d'eau usée toujours plein, filtre à eau à changer après 2 mois d'utilisation à 4 cafés par jour etc.
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