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Mr. Coffee DRX5 Prices, Specifications and Reviews


 
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  The Mr. Coffee DRX5 is a pint-size coffee maker with full-size features, making it a best-selling item at retailers including Best Buy and Target (week of Nov. 14, 2011). While it only brews four cups at a time, it offers features such as a 24-hour programmable timer and auto shut-off. It has windows on both sides of the water tank so consumers can view and measure the water level. It also offers brew-strength options.

Prices

(Prices as of 02/1/2013)
Mr. Coffee DRX5 Source
$28MSRP
$25Best Buy
$25Amazon
$25Target
$20Sears

Additional Costs:

$5-$20Pound of coffee, depending on quality
$2-$5Pack of 100 paper filters
$13 Replacement carafe

Specifications:

DimensionsHeight: 10.7"
Width: 7.1"
Depth: 9.6"
Weight3-4 lbs.
ColorsBlack
Water Level IndicatorYes, two
Cup Brewing Capacity4 cups
TimerYes
Built In GrinderNo
Keep WarmYes
Coffee FilterPaper filters
Water FilterNo
Removable Filter BasketYes
Auto Shut-OffYes
Other FeaturesDual water level indicator windows
Pause and serve function
Warranty1 year, limited

The manufacturer's information about this product is available at Mr. Coffee.

What People Are Saying:

Although not reviewed by Consumer Reports or ConsumerSearch.com, the Mr. Coffee DRX5 is a Top 5 best-seller among drip coffee makers at Best Buy, Target and on Amazon. Of the 19 reviews on Best Buy, 15 of them are five stars (out of five); on Amazon, out of the 389 posted reviews, the average is four stars (out of five). User reviews consistently praised several features: the easy-to-pour carafe, the ease of cleaning and the flavor of coffee produced. Users with complaints cited spilling issues and occasional failures of the digital clock.