Updated 17 Jul 2017

Sunbeam

KE6400

Snapshot: The 1.8L Sunbeam KE6400 has a stainless-steel finish and a push-button lid. How noisy is it?

KE6400
Consumer score
SCORE
Avg price

$139

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Test results

Overall score
73
Ease of use
?/10
Noise
?/10
Boiling
?/10
Energy efficiency
?/10

Good points

  • Quick at getting to the boil.
  • Is very easy to fill (it has a push-button lid).
  • The on/off switch (below the handle) is easy to use.
  • The water can be poured in a nice even stream.
  • No problem with steam coming back at you.

But

  • Noisy.
  • The indicator light is a little dim.
  • Towards the end of pouring the jug has to be tilted to an angle that doesn’t feel comfortable.
  • The filter is difficult to remove and replace.

How we test

Overall score is made up of:
Ease of use (40%)
Noise (40%)
Boiling performance (10%)
Energy efficiency (10%)

Noise was assessed midway through boiling-up and from 1m away. A higher score means less noise.

Price is based on a June 2017 price survey.

Key data

Model

Avg price
$139

Specifications

Boil time (minutes:seconds)
3:25
Capacity (L)
1.8
Weight (kg)
0.9

Features

Finish
Stainless steel

More Info

Availability
-

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