It wasn't pixie dust, but ingenuity and technological know-how that brought one of the world's smallest single-serve machines to our doorstep. The itty-bitty Nespresso Pixie is about eight capsules tall and as wide as the length of the average spoon. At only 6.5 pounds, the Pixie weighs less than...
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Proving once and for all that good things come in small packages, the Nespresso Pixie Single Serve Espresso Machine is fast, efficient and surprisingly compact. Measuring only 12.75"D x 4.75"W x 9.75"H and tipping the scale at a mere 6.5 pounds, the Pixie can fit in almost any space—be it your kitchen counter or office desktop.
The Pixie is also a speedy little machine. It will take you from a cold start to ideal brewing temperature in 25 seconds—a feat that all but goes unmatched by its competitors, big and small. Once you’re ready to brew, the patented Nespresso capsules will let you prepare hassle-free, mess-free shots that rival the drinks served in European cafes. The Pixie’s performance is backed by a very efficient system. This model is 40% more energy efficient than other machines in its class. Pair the Pixie’s impressive capabilities and compact footprint with modern design aesthetics and you’ve got a machine that’s sure to induce envy. The Nespresso Pixie is available in Electric Red, Blue, Indigo, Lime, Titan and Aluminum. Each machine comes with 16 free Nespresso capsules.
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The Pixie brews exclusively Nespresso capsules. There’s no need to grind, dose and tamp. This ultra-compact single-serve machine will do it all for you. The Pixie is equipped with a thermoblock heating element and 19-bar pump for fast warm-ups, precise temperature control and proper flavor extraction.
To brew, insert the Nespresso capsule of your choice into Pixie’s capsule basket. Buttons, located on the top of the machine lets you adjust shot size as needed. Choose from one, two or three-ounce shots. Once your beverage has been dispensed to Pixie will automatically eject the spent capsule directly into the capsule container for your convenience. The spent capsule container can hold up to 10 Nespresso capsules.
The Pixie has a 24 fl oz removable water tank. Reservoir sensors will keep track of water levels and a light will alert you when the machine needs to be refilled.
The efficient Nespresso Pixie automatically switches off after 9 minutes of inactivity. It one of the most energy efficient machines in its class.
Housing and Construction
This super-compact espresso machine features durable ABS plastic housing. It has a modern, urban design and is available in six eye-catching colors. The Pixie is made in Switzerland.
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|Dimension - Width (Inches)||4.75|
|Dimension - Height (Inches)||9.75|
|Dimension - Depth (Inches)||12.75|
|Housing Materials||ABS Plastic|
|Drip Tray Material||Plastic|
|Drip Tray Cover Material||Stainless Steel|
|Drip Tray Capacity (Oz)||12|
|Drain Line Adaptable||No|
|Spent Coffee Capacity (Dregs Drawer)||10 Capsules|
|Power Cord Length (Inches)||24|
|One Touch cappuccino|
|One Touch Cappuccino Or Milk Carafe||No|
|Reservoir Or Plumbed||Reservoir|
|Reservoir Capacity (Oz)||24|
|Water Level Visible||Yes|
|Stand Alone Frother|
|Type Of Controls||Push Button|
|Display Type||Indicator Lights|
|Cup Volume Control||Yes|
|Capsule / Pod Friendly||Capsule|
|Number Of Boilers||1|
|Brew And Steam Simultaneously||No|
|Brew Boiler Data|
|Brew Boiler Type||Thermoblock|
|Brew Boiler Watts||1200|
|Brew boiler Volume (Oz)||Low|
|Brew Boiler Material||Stainless Steel Lined Aluminum|
|Brew Boiler Heater Location||External|
|Brew Boiler Auto Fill||Yes|
|Maximum Pressure (Bar)||19|
|Self Priming Pump||Yes|
|Initial Heat Up (Seconds)||90|
|Descaler Used||Urnex Cleancaf|
|Country Of Manufacture||Portugal|
|Recommended Applications||Home Use|