Compact in size, but has all the features of a full sized super automatic machine. Patented integrated milk tank with one touch cappuccino system produces perfectly frothed milk - milk tank can be stored in refrigerator after use. Pre-ground coffee feature. Patented "Direct-to-Brew" systems grinds beans instantly for fresh espresso. Professional quality conical burr grinder. Double boiler system. Decalcification and water filtrations systems. Programmable timer with 3-hr auto shut off.