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Breville VKJ899

Breville VKJ899
88
Reviews
10 Reviews
80
Features
Fully-Featured
70
Popularity
Quite Popular
98
Value for Money
Excellent
78
Age
2 Years Old
85
Kagoo Score
Excellent
Our Verdict:
Multiple reviews mentioned that this electric kettle is good-looking but didn't effect the water taste. It's a highly rated and affordable 1.7L electric kettle, with a very good spec.
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Representing excellent value for money and with outstanding reviews, we have ranked the Breville VKJ899 number 90 across all electric kettles and number 90 in small kettles.

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Kagoo Score
89
Reviews
81
Features
98
Value for Money
78
Age

85

85
Kagoo Score

Why Has it Scored 85?

a number of reviews mentioned that it has good user reviews with an average user rating of 76%.
This electric kettle is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer electric kettles with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering.
This Breville electric kettle has some great features:

What is the Kagoo Score?

We calculate the Kagoo Score for each electric kettle by looking at its reviews, features, popularity, age, value for money and running costs.

The Kagoo Score is an easy way to understand whether the electric kettle is recommended.

The Kagoo Scores are constantly being updated. As newer, higher spec electric kettles come to market, the older electric kettles will gradually have their Kagoo Score reduced.

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Average Review Score

3.8 stars (10 reviews)

50%

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What Are People Saying About the Breville VKJ899?

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Some People Thought it Was Well Designed

Two people thought that the Breville VKJ899 was good-looking.

  • Very stylish kettle and boils very quick...
    Rhys - Amazon.co.uk 30 Jan 2018
  • Bought it in cream and was taken by it's looks. It's a good looking kettle and the spout is spill proof, more or less. The base is designed to swivel and ...
    Tomco - Amazon.co.uk 19 May 2018
  • One Person Thought This Electric Kettle Was Not OK When it Came to Noise Level
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    One Person Thought the Breville VKJ899 Had a Good Capacity
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    Some People Thought it Gave Water a Bad Taste

    Three people thought that the Breville VKJ899 didn't effect the water taste.

  • ... days and it has been boiled and emptied several times. Has anyone any tips to get rid of the awful taste? I'm giving it three stars fro its looks and it ...
    Tomco - Amazon.co.uk 19 May 2018
  • ... boiled and emptied several times. Has anyone any tips to get rid of the awful taste? I'm giving it three stars fro its looks and it does boil quickly, ...
    Tomco - Amazon.co.uk 19 May 2018
  • ... protection, which I'd expect from a pricey kettle. The second drawback is the terrible taste of water from it, a 'steely' or 'plastickey' taste from tea ...
    Tomco - Amazon.co.uk 19 May 2018
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    Key Reasons For and Against

    ok water tank capacity

    What the Reviews Say

    Some people thought it was well designed
    Some people thought it gave water a bad taste
    ok Water Tank Capacity
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    The Breville VKJ899's water tank capacity of 1.7L is ok compared to most other kettles. It is in the biggest 58% of all kettles when ordered by this feature.

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    Value for Money

    Value for Money

    We determine value for money by calculating a quality score for each product based on its reviews, features and age, and then comparing this quality score to the product price. An electric kettle with a high quality score and low price will get a good value for money score.

    We have analysed the Breville VKJ899, and ranked it:

    High-End
    This electric kettle has a very high quality score but is very expensive - choose this if you want the best!

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    Breville VKJ899 Release Date

    October 2016

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    When Are Most New Breville Electric Kettles Released?

    We looked at the release dates for new Breville electric kettles over the last 3 years, but couldn't see any noticeable pattern.

    In May 2018, one new Breville electric kettles were released making it the biggest month that year for new Breville kettle releases. Two new Breville kettles were released in January 2017 making it the biggest month that year for new Breville kettle releases. October was the biggest month in 2016 for new Breville electric kettles, with 10 new Breville electric kettles released that month.

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    How Fast Do Breville Kettle Prices Drop After Release?

    Breville kettles tend to depreciate faster than most kettles.

    Most kettles drop in price by 1% in the first 6 months after release. On average Breville kettles drop in price by 5% in the first 6 months after release. That means that on a typical Breville kettle costing £43 you could save on average £2 by waiting 6 months before buying.

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    Breville VKJ899 Specification

    Key Features
    Water Tank Capacity
    Colour
    Power
    Technical Details
    Quick Reboil
    Main Body Material
    Features
    Water Level Indicator
    Concealed Heating Element
    Weight & Dimensions
    Height
    Depth
    Width

    Product Identifiers

    Manufacturer Part Numbers

    breville vkj899

    Barcodes

     05011773060257,  05045478566783

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