Illy X1 Ground manual

Illy X1 Ground
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Ron • 22-11-2020No comments

I have an x1 first gen. Does it have a built in auto fill for the steam function?

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The Illy X1 Ground coffee maker is a countertop espresso machine designed to deliver delicious coffee using ground coffee beans. The machine features a sleek housing made of stainless steel for a modern and durable design. With its single spout, it can produce one cup of coffee at a time. The Illy X1 Ground coffee maker is equipped with buttons for easy control of the brewing process. It also includes a steam pipe for frothing milk, allowing users to create specialty coffee beverages such as cappuccinos and lattes. The built-in analog display provides information about the brewing status and settings. This coffee maker has a cup reservoir for brewed coffee, allowing users to conveniently place their cup directly under the spout. The water tank has a capacity of 1 liter, providing enough water for multiple brewing cycles before refilling. As a manual coffee maker, the Illy X1 Ground allows users to adjust the coffee strength according to their preferences. Whether you prefer a milder or stronger brew, this machine offers customization options. Overall, the Illy X1 Ground coffee maker is an aesthetically pleasing and functional appliance for coffee enthusiasts. Its stainless steel construction ensures durability, while the manual controls provide flexibility in brewing. With its ability to use ground coffee beans, it offers a convenient option for those who prefer not to use coffee pods or capsules.

X1 Ground | ILLY-6338
coffee maker
User manual (PDF)
Appliance placementCountertop
Product typeEspresso machine
Number of spouts1
Steam pipeYes
Reservoir for brewed coffeeCup
Water tank capacity1 L
Capacity in cups- cups
Coffee input typeGround coffee
Coffee maker typeManual
Adjustable coffee strengthYes
Built-in grinderNo
Cup warmerYes
Adjustable water quantityNo
Heating systemBoiler
Built-in milk frotherYes
Product colorBlue
Housing materialStainless steel
Control typeButtons
Built-in displayYes
Display typeAnalog
Removable drip trayYes
Illuminated on/off switchYes
Cord length1 m
DesignerLuca Trazzi
Technical details
Built-in pressure gaugeYes
Weight & dimensions
Width271 mm
Depth265 mm
Height322 mm
Weight8400 g
Other features
On/off switchYes
Pump pressure18 bar
Energy saving modeYes
Power1050 W
AC input voltage230 V
AC input frequency50 Hz
Cooking functions & programs
Espresso makingYes
Cappuccino makingYes
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What is the weight of the Illy X1 Ground?

The Illy X1 Ground has a weight of 8400 g.

How often should I descale my coffee maker?

How often a coffee machine needs to be descaled depends on how often it is used and the hardness of the water. If hard water is used it is recommended to descale once a month, if soft water is used once a quarter is sufficient.

What is the best way to descale my coffee maker?

To descale the coffee maker, it is recommended to use a liquid descaling agent which is labelled as suitable for coffee machines.

What is espresso?

Espresso is a small amount of concentrated coffee.

How long can I keep coffee beans?

The best-before date can be found on the packaging of the coffee beans. This best-before date applies as long as the bag is closed.

What is the best way to store coffee?

It is recommended to store coffee in an airtight and clean container.

What does the grind say about the taste of the coffee?

How the coffee beans are ground strongly influences the taste of the coffee. If the coffee beans are very finely ground you will have a stronger taste and if the grind is coarser you will have a milder taste.

What is the height of the Illy X1 Ground?

The Illy X1 Ground has a height of 322 mm.

What is the width of the Illy X1 Ground?

The Illy X1 Ground has a width of 271 mm.

What is the depth of the Illy X1 Ground?

The Illy X1 Ground has a depth of 265 mm.

Why is the coffee maker not turning on?

Make sure that the power cord is securely plugged into a working electrical outlet and check if the main power switch is turned on.

Why is the brewed coffee cold?

Ensure that the water tank is filled with cold water and that the machine is fully heated up before brewing. Also, check that the cup or carafe used for collecting the coffee is preheated.

What should I do if the coffee is too weak?

Adjust the coffee grind size to a finer setting for a stronger brew. You can also consider increasing the amount of coffee grounds used per cup to achieve a bolder flavor.

Why is water leaking from the machine?

Check if the water tank is properly inserted and securely locked into place. Additionally, ensure that the drip tray is not overflowing and empty it regularly to prevent any leaks.

How do I clean the coffee maker?

Regularly clean the brewing group, portafilter, and gasket with warm water and a mild detergent. Descaling the machine periodically using a descaling solution will help remove mineral buildup and maintain optimal performance.

Is the Illy X1 Ground a manual coffee maker?

Yes, the Illy X1 Ground is a manual coffee maker. This means that the user has full control over the coffee brewing process.

Does the Illy X1 Ground have a built-in grinder?

No, the Illy X1 Ground does not have a built-in grinder. This means that the user will need to grind their coffee separately before using this machine.

Does the Illy X1 Ground have a cup warmer?

Yes, the Illy X1 Ground has a cup warmer. This feature allows the user to keep their coffee cups warm, enhancing the overall coffee drinking experience.

Is the housing material of the Illy X1 Ground stainless steel?

Yes, the housing material of the Illy X1 Ground is stainless steel. This not only provides durability but also gives the coffee maker a sleek and modern appearance.

Does the Illy X1 Ground have adjustable coffee strength?

Yes, the Illy X1 Ground has adjustable coffee strength. This allows the user to customize the strength of their coffee according to their personal preference, providing a more personalized brewing experience.

Is the manual of the Illy X1 Ground available in English?

Yes, the manual of the Illy X1 Ground is available in English .

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