Illy Releases Y5, Single-Serve Espresso Machine

April 29, 2014

Illy launches its new Y5 espresso capsule coffee machine. The Y5, illy's most compact espresso machine, comes with dimensions of 5.7 inch width, 11.2 inches deep and 9.6 inches in height. This is the first espresso machine from illy that is fully accessible from the front, eliminating the need to move or turn the machine to add water. All controls of the Y5 are also located in the front, allowing it to be turned on and off with simplicity and it has automatic ejection of used capsules.

There are two programmable volume settings; automatic stop; fast capsule loading; automatic decalcification program; energy saving mode after 30 minutes and pump pressure at 19 bar, making it perfect for the office. The Y5 comes in white and black at a cost of $279.00 plus tax and special satin edition at a cost of $299.00 plus tax.