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Cuisinart DCC-3200 Programmable Coffee Maker review

Cuisinart Coffee Maker is made with The cutting edge coffee technology for brewing an awesome coffee along with your mood and time without losing the aroma and taste of the coffee. Choosing between the bold or regular type of brewing, you can enjoy various types of aromatic and tasty coffee. It is made to brew a maximum of 14 cups of coffee at a time or as little as 1-4 cups for once.

It’s all about taste & aroma

With the brewing strength options provided by the brand, Cuisinart in its DCC-3200 coffee maker for brewing various types of coffee in it. It lets the user choose between 2 types of coffee brewing like Bold & Regular, In which obviously means regular is like a normal one and Bold is a stronger coffee.


Bold coffee brewing is for those people who would like to have their coffee more stronger than a regular one. It suits the feeling of average people that a stronger coffee energises us more than a regular one.


Regular coffee is just a normally brewed coffee with a decent aroma and a light taste. It might let the user to enjoy the light aroma and taste which might give him/her the feel of an originally brewed coffee.

Find out the demo video by Cuisinart down here !

Cuisinart DCC-3200 Coffeemaker Demo Video

Cuisinart DCC-3200 coffee maker

DCC-3200 coffee maker is an upgraded design for DCC-1200. All it upgraded is easing the choosing the options for brewing coffee by expanding the control panel. It’s a 14 cup programmable coffee maker. With advanced programmability, It changed the faces of older versions.

This coffeemaker is featured with more new features and the most famous features of other models fitted in this. The 60 seconds reset feature lets you recall the settings and position in the brewing process that was interrupted by mistake due to reasons like power surges or power cut or disconnected power plug.


  • State-of-art technology
  • Simple to use
  • Brewing strength control
  • Programmable up to 24 hrs in advance
  • Adjustable keep warm temperature control
  • Extreme Brew
  • Brew pause
  • Automatic off up to 4 hours
  • Auto clean function
  • Gold tone Permanent filter (commercial style)
  • 14 cups brewing capacity
  • Good taste every time a cup is brewed


  • In a single take, a whole lot of 14 cups can be brewed.
  • With a minimum of 1-4 cups of coffee can also be brewed with below 5 cups option provided by the machine.
  • The carafe temperature can be held till 4 hours by the heat plate underneath it.
  • The automatic system alert lets you know when its time to cleanse the machine.
  • It takes no time longer than 5-10 minutes to brew the coffee full of the carafe, which is 14 full cups.
  • The brew pause will help you get your cups ready by holding the drip for 60 seconds. Well, it might not be the great pause but it still helps you right! Though this, You can get a cup of coffee before brewing.
  • Due to its cubic body shape, it can fit any type of kitchens. It can be perfectly fitted in the cabinets.


Making coffee in this coffee maker is as simple as setting up the machine.

  1. Open water lid and pour water into the machine, the quantity as per you necessary.
  2. Add the ground coffee, 1 level scoop for a single cup of coffee. You can adjust the quantity as per your choice of regular or bold tastes.
  3. Place the carafe in its position and heat plate in its own.
  4. Plug in the machine into the power source.
  5. Set preferences like the amount of coffee if it’s below 5 cups or above, brewing strength, carafe temperature options like Low(L), Medium(M), High(H) etc.
  6. Press the Brew/off button and let it brew.
  7. When the coffee is brewed, 5 beep sounds will be made by the machine.
  8. And your coffee is READY!

Cuisinart DCC-3200 Coffee Maker Review

Although it has some Pro’s like strength variations of brewing, programming up to 24 hrs in advance, It has some cons too.



  • The Carafe isn’t thermal and the temperature control isn’t overly precise
  • Programmable 24 hrs in advance
  •  Its more steamy compared to other machines, which makes it tough to put it in a cabinet while brewing.
  • Automatic clean
  •  The black covering on the hot plate doesn’t last long- it starts to peel off on or later to 6-8 weeks.
  • Charcoal water filter makes all the difference in taste
  • Stainless steel handled carafe
  • Decent Price, Size and appearance


After going through various sites and reviews given by thousands of customers, besides the Non-thermal carafe, there is nothing that goes negative to say about this product.

Compared with different Coffee makers

We’ve reviewed with the best content and the features of the various cuisinart coffee makers. Let’s look into the difference between some other cuisinart coffee makers.

Cuisinart DCC-4000 12 cup programmable coffeemaker

Besides the 12 cup capacity in this DCC-4000, all the other features are similar to the DCC-3200 coffee maker.

It also provides the same options provided by the DCC-3200 like brew pause, auto off 0-4 hrs, 24 hrs advanced programmable brew timing, etc.

Cuisinart sS-5 single serve brewer

  • It is the single serve coffee maker. It only brews up to 3 serving sizes.
  • The dripping tray can be removed to let the travel mug fit in to fill it with brewed coffee.
  • Energy can be saved with automatic off of the machine after the coffee is brewed.
  • It’s almost compatible with most of the famously branded filter cups like Cuisinart’s Home Barista™ Reusable Filter Cup (not included with this purchase)
  • Easy view water window lets you observe the water levels in the machine.
  • Charcoal water filter cleanses the water to get purified before it’s brewed.

cuisinart sS-15 12 cup coffeemaker and single serve brewer

  • The coffee can be brewed up to 12 cups at a single time or just a single-serve at a time side by side.
  • Its compatibility is the best with its single-serve coffee pods to most other branded pods like Keurig K-Cup pods.
  • Energy saving mode with automatic off for up to 30 minutes after brewing.
  • The gold-tone coffee filter lets only the pure coffee to flow through to maintain the original taste.
  • Brew pause- lets you have a cup of coffee before the brew cycle ends.
  • The dripping tray can be removed in this too to let the travel mug fit in the cup pod.
  • Easy view water window and charcoal water filter are the same as the SS-5 model.

The result of Comparision

After comparing other 3 types of coffeemakers manufactured by the present company, Cuisinart, Most of the useful features from DCC-4000 12 Cup Programmable Coffeemaker, SS-5 Single Serve Brewer, SS-15 12 Cup Coffeemaker and Single Serve Brewer, It looks like this DCC-3200 is the combination of the other three variants.

Our Rating

Overall Rating- 4.6/5

With an overall look, The DCC-3200 is an upgraded version of DCC-1200 including the upgrades like fully automatic, Widened control panel, 14 cup carafe capacity, and ease of access to make the coffee brewed.

quality of the product- 4.7/5

Coming to the quality of the product, with an average of 96% of users loved it.

Value of the product- 4.4/5

The Product quality is designed to be worthy for the price.

Ease of use- 4.8/5

The widened control panel eases the users understand the controls and brew a better coffee. By following the instructions provided by the company in its safety guidelines, the machine can be used safely and coffee is made tastier.


Customer Reviews

After going through tons of reviews given by the customers in around various sites selling this product, The customers had a good review on this product, where only a few customers have some bad reviews.

On observing the negative reviews of the loyal customers, it was noticed that they are nothing but a minute machine failure caused by not following the safety guidelines or some other precautions through its usage.

On the average of the reviews over this coffee maker Cuisinart DCC-3200 14 cup Programmable coffee machine over the most famous websites selling this product, There were soo many loyal customers including happy ones and depressed ones with the performance.

Final Consent

After going through thousands of sites and tons of reviews, and after all the comparisons has been done, CUISINART DCC-3200 14 CUP PROGRAMMABLE COFFEEMAKER is the best choice in the wide range of other coffeemakers manufactured by Cuisinart brand within the best price range.

Anyway, there is a wide range of coffee makers in the markets worldwide, where we can simply buy them online nowadays. So I suggest choosing the best coffee maker fulfilling all your wants and moods of drinking coffee. But instead of buying various coffee makers for various types of coffees, Why not buy a 2 in 1 or a 3 in 1 coffee maker!



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