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KEURIG 2.0 K200 Review 2020: Making Brewing Process Easier

Are you looking for a coffee machine that is easy to use, extremely intuitive, and thoughtfully designed? Well, if yes then you have come to just the right place. Here, we have compiled a detailed review of the Keurig 2.0 K200 machine. Without further ado, let’s get started.

Keurig 2.0 k200 vs Keurig 2.0 K200 Plus

Before diving into the review of the Keurig 2.0 K200 machine in detail, let’s first compare it with its new version, Keurig 2.0 K200 Plus, and find out if these two are any different. Both models are of the same series and came in the market with a difference of just a year. And that’s why share numerous features. Despite looking extremely hard to find out the differences between these two models, we didn’t find any. Even there is no much difference in the price as it changes with the color.

Have a look at the best features of both of these models.

Features/ Benefits

Keurig 2.0 k200

Keurig 2.0 K200 Plus

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Brew Sizes

9 including carafe sizes

9 including carafe sizes

Brewing Strength

Strong/ Normal

Strong/ Normal

Available Colors

Black, Strawberry, Turquoise, White, Cashmere Gray

Imperial Red

Made with

High-Quality Durable Plastic

Premium Quality Durable Plastic

Water Reservoir Capacity

40 oz.

40 oz.

Accessibility of Water Reservoir

Easy to Handle from both Right and Left Sides

Easy to Handle from both Right and Left Sides

Display Screen

Black and White Touch Display

Black and White Touch Display

Ease of Usability

  • Instructions brightly displayed on screen during Operation
  • Programmed with a single or a couple of push-buttons
  • Instructions brightly displayed on screen during Operation
  • Programmed with a single or a couple of push-buttons

Eco-friendly Pods

Reusable K-cup pods

Reusable K-cup pods

Keurig 2.0 K200 Brewing system: Features & Benefits

  •  Options for Regular or Strong Coffee

The Keurig 2.0 K200 offers the option to choose the brewing strength of your coffee for the same cup size. This option was missing in the previous models of Keurig. In previous models, you had to brew less to get a stronger coffee. But that’s not the case in this model. With Keurig 2.0 K200 in hand, you can brew any size of coffee, regular or strong.

  • Simple Design

Keurig 2.0 K200 is super easy and simple to use. This model is free from all sorts of design or procedural complications. And whether you are tech-savvy or not, the simple design and ease of usability of this brewing system will allow you to make a delicious coffee without any hassle. Despite having added coffee strength and brew size features, this brewing system simply operates with a single or a couple of push-buttons. Simply press a couple of buttons and your coffee will be right on its way.

By offering reusable K-cup pods, Keurig has allowed its users to use their ground coffee. You simply have to pull up the front lid and put the K-cup inside the machine. Then check the water in the reservoir, and press a couple of buttons. And voila, your coffee is getting ready.

  • Portability

Keurig 2.0 K200 has a versatile design and portable size. This brewing system can easily get perfectly fit at all sorts of places. Its portability makes it an excellent pick for people living in compact apartments and those who fancy a minimalist lifestyle.

  • 3 Keurig pod options for users

One of the highlighting features of Keurig 2.0 K200 is that this model is compatible with 3 different Keurig pod options: k-cup, k-mug, and k-carafe. Such an exceptionally vast variety of options allows you to brew coffee in different sizes.

Advantages

Keurig 2.0 k200 review is surely incomplete without mentioning a great many advantages of this brewing system, so here they are,

  • It comes with reusable pods making it an eco-friendly product.
  • This model is simple to operate.
  • Keurig K200 offers you hundreds of different varieties of coffees to enjoy.
  • Understanding the different functions of this machine is super easy and hassle-free.
  • Allows you to choose from 4 to 10 oz. sizes.
  • The screen displays easy to read and simple to understand instructions during, and after the brewing.
  • After the coffee is brewed and poured into the coffee mug, the machine pre-heats itself and get ready for the next serving.
  • You will be notified when the water is running low in the water reservoir.
  • The water reservoir is easily accessible from both the right and left sides.
  • Its water reservoir is also removable. This allows for easy and thorough cleaning.
  • You will get a charcoal filter pod with this brewing system. This filter pod filters out terrible tasting chemicals from the water used.
  • You can slide out the easily removable drip tray and can clean it easily under the running water.
  • The capacity of this drip is 8 oz.

Disadvantages

In addition to numerous advantages, customers have also pointed out a couple of disadvantages in Keurig 2.0 k200, which are,

  • The brewing time is greater than other models by Keurig.
  • It does not have the feature of auto-shutoff.
  • The machine does not come with a carafe and has to purchase separately.
  • It is only compatible with the Keurig brand’s pods.

Keurig 2.0 k200

Keurig 2.0 K200 Plus

 

How to Brew with Keurig K200 Brewing System?

 Keurig 2.0 k200 has made the coffee brewing process super easy and simple. At first, choose a K-cup pod or a carafe depending on the quantity of coffee you need. Then add filtered water to the water reservoir as required. If you wish to brew a single coffee mug, place the mug on the drip tray. Then place the K-pod in the holder and select the brew size. After setting completion, press “Brew” and your coffee will be ready to enjoy in a minute.

Now let’s come to making a carafe. First of all, fill the water reservoir to the maximum level. Then attach the carafe with the brew head with a click. Be sure to insert this carafe perfectly. Then place the K-pod in the holder. Now select the brew size and coffee strength and press “Brew”. Your coffee will be ready in about three minutes.

Pour it into mugs and enjoy with your loved ones.

Maintenance and Customer Service

The customer service of Keurig is exceptional. The staff at this brand always remains readily available to help and guide the customers in an efficient manner. Keurig 2.0 models come with a warranty of one year.

The maintenance of Keurig 2.0 k200 starts from its cleaning. It is advisable to clean this machine at least once a month. This monthly cleaning includes a thorough cleaning of exit needles, a K-cup holder, and a complete area around the holder.

The water reservoir must be cleaned more often. Weekly cleaning of a water tank with fresh runny water is recommended.

FAQs

  • Can you use a reusable K-Cup filter for this machine?

The reusable K-cup and K-carafe filters are perfectly compatible with all Keurig 2.0 brewing systems.

  • Does Keurig 2.0 k200 have a water filter?

Yes, Keurig 2.0 k200 has a set location for the water filter in its water reservoir. This model used charcoal filters to remove the bad-tasting chemicals from the water.

  • Can you use your coffee grounds in the Keurig 2.0 k200?

Yes, you can use your ground coffee in Keurig 2.0 k200. This is rather the most highlighting feature of this brewing system as it offers reusable K-cup pods.

Conclusion: Should you buy the Keurig 2.0 k200?

We hope that this thorough Keurig 2.0 k200 review must have proved superbly helpful for you. Reading this Keurig 2.0 k200 review in detail, we know one thing for a fact that this premium quality brewing system is intuitively designed to make coffee brewing simple and easy. Apart from having a few cons, Keurig 2.0 k200 is a must-buy. This machine allows you to choose your coffee’s strength no matter what brew size you have chosen. You can easily brew a single cup of coffee or a carafe with the same ease. Overall, Keurig 2.0 k200 is a great brewing system.

Editorial Team

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