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Review and Buying Guide of Russell Hobbs 20160 Illumina Kettle

Noisier than other kettles but is speedy and effortless to use. Noisier than other kettles but is quickly and easy to use. The mild up base saves reheating unnecessarily as you can see how warm the water is even now. Failed to think i’d discover a massive difference working with h2o at the proper temperature for whichever consume, but you really can.

Looks greater in actual daily life and is a great dimension. No problems- particularly as anticipated and described. If everything, appears greater in real life and is a great dimensions.

Very good pour, poor drinking water amount window. Very superior pouring and wonderful design in general. My only criticisms would but that the water level window is tough to study and having to push the button two times to boil seems pointless. The colour coded temperatures seem random and unintuitive as effectively but you get made use of to it and i am very delighted in general.

Key specs for Russell Hobbs 20160 Illumina Kettle – Stainless Steel:

  • High gloss housing with brushed stainless steel panel and embossed logo
  • Embossed soft square pattern
  • Electronic base with four pre-set temperatures
  • 70/80/90 degree boil
  • Colour changing light ring

Comments from buyers

“It works wonderfully, the loose lid makes no difference!, A splendid, useful, predictably-reliable temperature-controlled kettle at modest cost, A useful and attractive appliance, Smart, quiet and , Good kettle, short cord, Good for making sencha, genmaicha, oolong, jasmine, etc.”

In like with this incredible kettle, are not able to fault it. Seems very good, heats up swiftly and quietly, pours wonderfully, uncomplicated to fill – what’s not to like?.

Wonderful, i like all the unique temperatures for several teas and espresso. Would not go back again to an ordinary kettle soon after employing this.

A splendid, handy, predictably-responsible temperature-controlled kettle at modest price tag. I have returned to observe that the lights have started to misbehave. When boiling the purple and crimson flash alternately, as a substitute of the crimson coming on constantly (as before following shipping). There is also a loud boiling with bumping audio, which adds to its frequently noisy operation. If i have significantly additional hassle it is going back. I read a quantity of reviews stating the guide was much far too shorter. Perfectly, when mine arrived it was only a several inches very long. I turned the foundation upside down and unwound the relaxation of it. I calculated it at 2 toes extensive.


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  1. Pollyann says:

    This review is from : Russell Hobbs 20160 Illumina Kettle – Stainless Steel

    As has been said by other posters, the cable is a little shorter than ideal but that is just a minor quibble. The kettle performed as expected and i would recommend it.
  2. Joe Cooper says:

    This review is from : Russell Hobbs 20160 Illumina Kettle – Stainless Steel

    A whole new kettle of lights. I bought it to get the temperature right for cafetière coffee and aeropress coffee and it does that brilliantly. Also really improves green and white teas. If you like a variety of hot drinks done perfectly, then this is for you.
    • James says:
      Nice kettle, would be 5 stars but for the. Nice kettle, would be 5 stars but for the lid release button which doesn’t quite do the job (this is mentioned in other reviews so think this is a design fault rather than just an issue with my kettle).
  3. Mds196 says:

    This review is from : Russell Hobbs 20160 Illumina Kettle – Stainless Steel

    A marvellous company and a great priced product. A marvellous company and a great priced product; never really thought that the water temperature would really make hot drinks taste differently, it does.
  4. Jane howell says:

    This review is from : Russell Hobbs 20160 Illumina Kettle – Stainless Steel

    We bought this as i needed a left handed kettle. We bought this as i needed a left handed kettle and i needed to see whether it was on or off. That part of the kettle works really well although the different coloured temperatures are a bit of a gimmick. It won’t get five stars as the lid fell apart after only a few uses. My son put it back together but it is still loose and it’s too much of a hassle to buy a new one.
  5. philbigtime says:

    This review is from : Russell Hobbs 20160 Illumina Kettle – Stainless Steel

    Apart from having to press it twice its great, boils quick, great spout does what it should.
  6. N. Falinski says:

    This review is from : Russell Hobbs 20160 Illumina Kettle – Stainless Steel

    Really nice, sleek design, quick. A bit noisier than my previous kettle but not an issue.
  7. TH says:

    This review is from : Russell Hobbs 20160 Illumina Kettle – Stainless Steel

    It’s quiet and boils even just ons cup happily. The lid sticks a bit at times but happy to put up with this as the other features more than make up for it.
    • Amazon Customer says:
      Looks better in real life and is a perfect size. No complaints- exactly as expected and described. If anything, looks better in real life and is a perfect size.
      • Barbara S. says:
        Good kettle with useful feature. I have been using this kettle now for a couple of days and it appears to be as described on the website. I like the option to heat the water to one of four temperatures as i regularly drink green tea.
  8. Amazon Customer says:

    This review is from : Russell Hobbs 20160 Illumina Kettle – Stainless Steel

    It’s unnecessarily fiddly, for my purposes. I got this because i convinced myself it was eco, but i always use the highest temperature setting, for everything. It works as a kettle should but the flashing lights make it confusing to set and i always have to turn it on and off a few times to get it right. Basically, it’s unnecessarily fiddly, for my purposes.
  9. Andy says:

    This review is from : Russell Hobbs 20160 Illumina Kettle – Stainless Steel

    Does the trick for my different teas that needs different temperatures. Not 100% exact in temperature, but good enough.
    • Silver Surfer says:
      In love with this fabulous kettle, cannot fault it. Looks good, heats up quickly and quietly, pours beautifully, easy to fill – what’s not to like?.

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