The first coffee of the day sets the tone. Those brews that follow are essential pick-me-ups throughout the day. With today’s technology, there is no excuse for not having a top-quality coffee machine at home.
We are going to compare the Bonavita BV1901TS vs BV1900TS. We will go over their design, power, brewing capabilities, and ease of use. Once we have gone over all of the specifications of the two coffee machines, we will include a side-by-side chart to review the features and some pros and cons of each.
The Bonavita BV1901TS and the Bonavita BV1900TS are practically identical. We will start with the features that they have in common.
It’s worth taking a glance at the comparison chart below to have a quick recap of the Bonavita BV1901TS and the Bonavita BV1900TS.
|Size||12.4 x 6.8 x 12.2 inches||12.4 x 6.8 x 12.2 inches|
|Design Options||Chrome with stainless steel carafe||Chrome with stainless steel carafe, black with stainless steel carafe or chrome with a glass carafe|
|Brewing Features||Showerhead design, flat-bottomed filter basket||Showerhead design, flat-bottomed filter basket|
|Optional Pre-infusion Mode||Yes||Yes|
|Approximate Brewing Time||6 minutes||6 minutes|
|Audible End of Cycle Tone||Yes||Not Stated|
|Warranty||1 year||2 Years|
Side by side, the Bonavita BV1901TS and the Bonavita BV1900TS are identical. They are 12.4 x 6.8 x 12.2 inches and weigh 6.13 pounds. They are chrome with black features. The water reservoir is transparent with a 1.3-liter capacity.
Both the water reservoir and the carafes of the Bonavita BV1901TS and the Bonavita BV1900TS have an 8-cup capacity.
With 1500W of power, the Bonavita BV1901TS and the Bonavita BV1900TS brews the coffee at the perfect temperature between 195-205ºF. The optimal brewing temperatures allow for powerful flavors and faster brewing.
There are two features of the Bonavita BV1901TS and the Bonavita BV1900TS that enhance the brewing of coffee. First, they have a showerhead design for even saturation of coffee grounds. Second, they have flat bottomed filter baskets for improved extraction and saturation.
Optional Pre-filter Mode
The Bonavita BV1901TS and the Bonavita BV1900TS can let you create artisan-style coffee with the pre-infusion mode. This mode pauses the water as it flows over the coffee grounds so that there is time for it to reach the bottom and allows for degassing.
Approximate Brewing Time
It takes just 6 minutes for the Bonavita BV1901TS and the Bonavita BV1900TS to brew 8 cups of coffee.
For the easiest of uses, the Bonavita BV1901TS and the Bonavita BV1900TS have just one button. All you have to do is add a filter to the basket, pour in your favorite coffee ground and add the correct amount of water to the water reservoir. When the carafe is in place, you can press one button to start brewing.
Another feature that adds to the ease of use with the Bonavita BV1901TS and the Bonavita BV1900TS is the auto-shutoff.
We will now take a look at the few differences between the Bonavita BV1901TS and the Bonavita BV1900TS.
It’s a personal choice and, of course, it is nice if your coffee machine blends in with other appliances in your kitchen.
This coffee machine comes in chrome with a stainless-steel carafe.
You have 3 options. The first is also chrome with a stainless-steel carafe. You can also find it in black with a stainless-steel carafe and chrome with a glass carafe.
The Winner Is- The Bonavita BV1900TS
The Filter Basket
There have been some minor complaints about the design of the coffee machines and filter baskets. This feature is down a personal choice too.
This filter basket is hanging from the showerhead.
In this case, the filter basket is attached to the carafe.
The Winner Is- A Tie
There is some product information missing here.
When the brew cycle has finished, you are warned with an audible beep.
There is no mention of an audible beep to advise you when the coffee machine has finished.
Value for Money
It’s not surprising that the price of the coffee machines is currently the same considering they are so similar. The warranty is different.
The coffee machine comes with a one-year warranty.
This is slightly better value for money because the warranty is 2 years.
The Winner Is- The Bonavita BV1900TS
Pros and Cons
It’s still a difficult choice, so the pros and cons of the Bonavita BV1901TS and the Bonavita BV1900TS will help to highlight any other differences.