Overall Rating: 8.5
Pros: The Oxo offers admirable grind consistency and conveniently controls how much coffee is ground by weight rather than by time.
Cons: The weight of the actual dose always slightly misses the target. The unit’s high-pitched noise is on the louder side and its lightweight materials raise longevity concerns.
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Controlling grinding by weight is an exceptional feat for a grinder in this price bracket, and offers a major step up in precision for anyone whose coffee routine has to this point depended on scoops and eyeball estimates. Although the Oxo Brew’s automation of this feature results in doses less precise than they would be if weighed out by hand, the inaccuracy is not great and is relatively predictable.
Dose Accuracy. Tested using calibration weights, the Oxo … Read more