Coffee lovers know that temperature is just as important as taste. This innovative machine lets you choose from three heat settings, including the hottest setting Cuisinart has ever offered. Combine that with two strength options, and you can customize your perfect cup. The Extreme Brew Elite is fast, too-brew a full pot up to 25% faster than most coffee makers. Adjustable Brewed Coffee Temperature Control uses a unique new internal heating system to provide three temperature settings: Regular, Hot and X-Hot. Touchpad controls 24-hour brew start, self-clean, 0-4 hour auto-shutoff and a 1- to 4-cup setting with surrounding blue LED lights. Equipped with Extreme Brew Technology, a re-engineered brewing process that lets you enjoy hot, fresh coffee up to 25% faster than most coffee machines. Two settings let you adjust coffee strength to your preference. Drip-free pour spout and wide-grip handle for easy serving. A 60-second reset feature recalls settings and stage of brewing process in case of loss of power. Charcoal water filter remove impurities and ensures fresh-tasting coffee. Gold-tone coffee filter is reusable, eliminating the need for paper filters. Use the Brew Pause feature to sneak a quick cup before the brew cycle has finished. Drip-free pour spout and wide-grip handle for easy serving. Audible alert signals when brew cycle is complete. Glass carafe holds up to 12 cups (60 fl. oz). ABS plastic housing. 8" x 10 1/4" x 14 3/4" high; 6 lb. 1400W. This product is intended for use in the United States and Canada and is built to United States electrical standards. Made in China.