From our morning cup of coffee to wake us up, to our afternoon caffeine fix to get us through the day, we depend on coffee. Grabbing a cup of coffee on the go is convenient but can get very expensive. Single-cup coffee makers have become incredibly popular in recent years. These machines quickly brew a single cup of coffee that rivals and surpasses high-end cafes right from your own kitchen. We have scanned the market and have chosen the best single-cup coffee makers available.
Top 5 Coffee Makers Under $50
Hamilton Beach 49981A Single Serve Scoop Coffee Maker
This coffee maker precisely proportions your measurement of coffee grounds with its built-in scoop coffee filter, ensuring you have a perfect brew every time. It has space to brew straight into a 14-ounce travel mug, as well as a stand to hold a regular coffee cup. With no need for special coffee pods, you have the ability to choose your favorite coffee grounds. Buy It Here
Hamilton Beach Coffee Maker, Grind and Brew Single Serve (49989)
With this coffee maker, you can grind your own beans for coffee bursting with freshness. It also has the option to use pre-ground coffee. Brew straight into a 14-ounce travel mug, or use the built-in stand for a traditional cup. The dual spout allows either one or two cups to brew at a time. Buy It Here
Mr. Coffee BVMC-KG2B-001 Single Serve Coffee Maker
Brew cafe quality coffee from home with this single-serve coffee maker. This machine uses Keurig K-cup packs, so you can simply insert the pack and brew. The removable drip tray offers room to brew into large mugs or travel mugs up to 5-3/4 inches in height. Buy It Here
Hamilton Beach 49970 Personal Cup One Cup Pod Brewer
One-touch start and auto shut off make brewing your favorite coffee a breeze. This coffee maker uses Melitta Coffee Pods, eliminating the need for measuring grounds. The brew basket is dishwasher safe for easy cleaning. Brews up to a 12-ounce cup.
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Top 5 Coffee Makers Over $50
iCoffee RSS300-DAV Davinci Single Serve Coffee Brewer with Spin Brew Technology
This single-serve machine spins, steams and stirs your coffee in the cup while brewing. It features a 55oz water reservoir, and one touch brewing for 4-, 6-, 8-, 10- or 12-ounce cups. Uses K-cup, Real Cup, One Cup and all private label cups.Buy It Here
Hamilton Beach 12-Cup Coffee Maker, Programmable Brewstation Summit Dispensing Coffee Machine
This coffee maker brews a full 12 cups and dispenses one fresh cup of coffee at a time. Single-handed serving is easy with the convenient dispensing bar. This machine features a keep-warm mode, as well as a customizable auto shut off. Buy It Here
Cuisinart SS-700 Single Serve Brewing System
This coffee maker eliminates the hassle of frequent fill-ups by featuring an 80-ounce removable water reservoir. It is fully programmable with auto on/off as well as adjustable temperature settings. A reusable My K-cup coffee filter is included. Buy It Here
Hamilton Beach Single Serve Coffee Brewer and Full Pot Coffee Maker, 2-Way
Give yourself the freedom to choose with this coffee maker. It features the option to brew straight into a 14-ounce travel mug or brew a full 12 cups into a carafe. The single-serve brew basket allows for brewing of traditional grounds or pre-packaged soft pods. The control panel allows you to program brewing up to 24 hours in advance, so your coffee is ready when you are. Buy It Here
Aicok K-cup Coffeemaker Compact Single Serve Coffee Brewer
This compact coffee maker will brew your favorite K-cup coffee in just three minutes. The locking brew lid prevents liquid from overflowing. It features simple one-touch brewing and automatic shut off when cycle is complete. Buy It Here
With any of these 10 coffee makers, you can bring high-end cafe brews into your own home. Out of the coffee makers under $50, the Hamilton Beach Coffee Maker, Grind and Brew Single Serve brings a unique element, in that you can have the freshest possible ground beans. The dual-spout feature also adds a higher level of versatility. Of the machines over $50, the iCoffee RSS300-DAV Davinci Single Serve Coffee Brewer with Spin Brew Technology offers the convenience of pre-packaged cups without requiring you to use a certain brand. It also offers the most options for cup size.
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