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DeLonghi Icona Kettle

DeLonghi Icona Kettle (page 4 of 4)

KBO2001, Vintage KBOV2001
2.9 from 123 reviews · View Statistics


  • Build Quality
    2.0 (19)
  • Value for Money
    1.9 (20)
  • Noise Level
    2.5 (20)

Dissapointed: great design, low practicality


For such a reputable brand and nice design, it is not practical for the following reasons:
- the body of the kettle get extremely hot when the water boiled, which does not happen with a cheaper kettle in plastic;
- the lid is very hard to pull and place it back! it spreads the water all over the place;
- it is extremely noisy;
- and there is steam coming out from the place where the on/ off button is!

Previously, I had a cheap plastic kettle I bought for 10euro and none of these problems happened!

Do not advise buying one! very disappointed!
Pretty design
Hot body, noisy, lid jard to pull, steam coming out from below the body of kettle!

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  • 9 reviews

Style over Substance


We have upgraded from a rather slow and loud stovetop kettle to the Delonghi Icona. We purchased this kettle from Harvey Normans in the white. It is an absolutely gorgeous looking kettle, it's heavy and easy to recognize as good quality. Having read previous reviews on this site, I thought I was purchasing a rather quiet kettle but I haven't found this to be the case - it is not at all quiet except for when it turns off! I don't think it makes an exceptional cup of tea like others are claiming either. If you want a beautiful accessory in your kitchen that is good quality but in all essence works as well as your average kettle then this is a good choice.
Pretty, good quality


Died just short of two years - expensive purchase for a few years worth of cuppas...

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Questions & Answers

Keith F.
Keith F.asked
Icona Kettle

KBO2001, Vintage KBOV2001 from around switch arealeakng

No answers
Les tupper
Les tupperasked
Icona Kettle

My black Delonghi kettle is scratched and has a chip on the outside coating? Can this be repaired?

1 answer

Don't think so Les,
Be worth getting in touch with the company directly.
Especially if in warranty.

vicki d.
vicki d.asked
Icona Kettle

Inside coating of kettle at bottom started flaking what is the coating and is it dangerous to use once peeled off

1 answer

Ours started to rust Vicki,
I researched this an was informed it is safe. If its not rust i wouldn't risk it

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CategoryElectric KettlesElectric Kettles
Price (RRP) $139.00
Features360° Swivel Base and Water Gauge
Capacity1.7 L
Variable Temperatures No
Weight1.3 kg
Power2,000 W
Manufacturer Warranty1 year(s)
Colour / FinishBlack
Construction MaterialStainless Steel
Release dateJune 2010
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  • GTIN13: 8004399771550
  • MPN: KBO2001W and KBOT2001AZ

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