Inspired by professionals and designed for connoisseurs, KRUPS products have been built with three key attributes in mind: Passion, Precision and Perfection. The KRUPS XP5280 Pump Espresso Machine is a revolution in the pump espresso world, it tamps the ground coffee evenly to the optimum level without you doing anything. The KRUPS Precise Tamp patented System compressses the coffee grounds perfectly providing an optimal ground coffee tamp that produces uniform results and a rich and dense crema every time. Its 15-bar high pressure pump along with the powerful thermoblock heating system allow for an optimal temperature control, a faster preheating and resistance to lime-scale buildup. Thanks to the universal filter holder, access to a large variety of ground coffee and pods and customize your espresso experience. The KRUPS XP5280 Pump Espresso Machine features a performant frothing nozzle to let you make creamy cappuccinos, delicious lattes and any other based milk drink of your choice. For your convenience the unit has a programmable auto flow-stop system, the filter holder has a mess-free cake-ejection system and the water tank as well as the drip tray are removable that eases the clean up. The KRUPS XP5240 Pump Espresso Machine commits to delivering to anyone a perfect cup of rich espresso from the first cup to the last cup.