Updated 18 Jan 2018

Kuvings

C7000

Snapshot: The Kuvings C7000 is a cold-press juicer with 1 speed plus reverse, and an external pulp container. How well does it juice and is it easy to clean?

C7000
Consumer score
SCORE
Avg price

$749

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Test results

Overall score
72
Juicing
?/10
Ease of use
?/10

Good points

  • Very good results for orange juice.
  • Excellent results for apple juice.
  • Good results for green leafy juice.
  • Very good result for smoothie.
  • Very good chute size.
  • Has cap on juice spout to stop juice dripping.
  • Small detachable parts easy to clean in the sink.
  • Has cleaning brushes.

But

  • Just OK results for carrot juice.
  • No parts dishwasher safe.
  • Blade is accessible by smaller hands.
  • Fiddly to assemble and take apart.
  • Difficult to remove auger after juicing.
  • Pulp can become jammed around filter and auger stopping processing.
  • Noisy.

How we test

Overall score includes:

Juicing (30%)
Ease of use (70%)

We processed a kilogram each of carrots, apples and oranges — and a “green leafy” combination of spinach, kiwifruit, pear, cucumber, mint and celery. We measured the quantity of juice produced and checked its texture and consistency. If a juicer claimed to be able to make smoothies, we made a banana, pineapple, mango and strawberry smoothie. The smoothie score doesn’t contribute to the juicing score.

We assessed how easy and safe it was to “feed” the juicer, assemble and take apart, collect the juice, remove the pulp, and clean the juicer. We also checked whether juice dripped out of the spout after processing, and whether there was any splashing or leaking while juicing. We also measured how noisy the juicers are but this doesn’t contribute to the overall score.

Key data

Model

Avg price
$749
Type
Cold-press

Specifications

Average juicing time (min:sec)
2:44
Noise level (dBA)
65
Weight (kg)
6.8
Dimensions HxWxD (cm)
46.5 x 21 x 23
Jug capacity (ml)
1000
Pulp container (inside/outside)
External

Features

Dishwasher safe
No
Number of speeds
1 plus reverse

More Info

Notes
5-year motor warranty, 2-year parts warranty.