Inspired by experts and demanding consumers with uncompromising standards of performance and quality, krups products have been built with three key attributes in mind: passion, precision and perfection. Be you own barista with krups' xp5240 precise tamp espresso machine. The precise tamp system extracts a perfect cup every time for a delicious espresso, latte or cappuccino. The 1400w thermo block system pre-heats twice as fast and is resistant to lime scale buildup. Fail-proof tamp system can be set for one or two cups, and universal filter holds ground coffee, ese or soft pods. Clean up is simple thanks to a new easy- clean froth nozzle and no-mess filter cake ejection system.