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Truth Behind the 66% Energy Saving Claim

Advantages: The Anti-calc filter without question - plus the 1.7 capacity.
Disadvantages: Energy Saving Claims.

...Philips HD4644 Being a sceptic when it comes to kitchenware brands claiming their product is highly energy efficient, Philips caught my attention – so for sake of two brown notes, I plumped for an energy efficient kettle which Philips boasts saves ...

1st2thebar 18.06.2012 · Read full review
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Ecologically Inefficient

Advantages: One-cup indicator, fast boiling, aesthetically pleasing, well insulated
Disadvantages: Noisy when boiling, short chord, no real energy saving abilities as stated

Introduction Kettles die - fact. So when our Breville kettle finally bit the dust we needed a quick and cheap replacement, something that wasn't going to break the bank, but also something that seemed sufficient enough to endure more than a week with ...

Great_reviewer07 18.11.2010 · Read full review
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Philips HD4644: Energy Efficiency? Pah! That's Just Common Sense!

Advantages: It's a good kettle, boils water, looks nice, 1 cup indicator
Disadvantages: Energy efficient bit is a scam - it's just common sense to not fill to brim if only having 1 cup!

After the previous kettle at work (an ancient old beast that didn't automatically turn itself off) was boiled dry for what must be nearly the 50th time, it was decided we'd get a new one. We're quite environmentally minded at work, and so I wasn't overly ...

wizo9000 04.12.2010 · Read full review
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Not Bad for an Old Boiler

Advantages: Boils quickly; durable; water says hot longer
Disadvantages: Hardly a design classic

...Our previous kettle which had been pretty cheap was still working well but was starting to look quite shabby due to the plastic discolouring so I made a cursory search for a new one. This Philips model was described as being a quick boiler and there was m ...

fizzytom 04.08.2011 · Read full review
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We've got a new kettle!

Advantages: Looks good, works well, not expensive
Disadvantages: None for us

Just when I thought I had just about finished all the pre Christmas expenditure our kettle decided enough was enough and it committed suicide! So today we went in search of a replacement. We started in Curry’s and then on to Comet to take a look at wha ...

SusanLesley 20.12.2009 · Read full review
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