Black + Decker 12-Cup Programmable Coffeemaker Review


The Black and Decker 12-Cup Programmable coffeemaker is made of black, stainless steel and a plastic finish. It’s not too heavy at 3.8 pounds so it is a good option for home use. It features digital controls and rubber buttons, making it easy to operate. Another great feature is its auto programming which allows you to set a timer so that you wake up to automatically brewed, fresh coffee.


Our Rating: 4.4 out of 5

Black + Decker 12-Cup Programmable Coffee Maker Ratings by Features:

Temperature Control

4.7 out of 5

Easy to Use

4.6 out of 5

Easy to Clean

4.5 out of 5


4.5 out of 5


4.3 out of 5


2.2 out of 5


  • 2-hour auto shut-off feature making it highly safe to use
  • Easy view water window allows you to see the exact amount of coffee that will be brewed
  • Sneak a cup feature allows you to pause and pour a cup before the entire pot is brewed
  • Non-stick carafe plate is easy to clean


  • Filter basket may overflow due to slow filtration
  • Not too durable due to its plastic body

Black + Decker 12-Cup Programmable Coffee Maker Specs:

Easy to Use

4.4 out of 5

Blending Power

4.2 out of 5

Easy to Clean

4.2 out of 5


4.2 out of 5

Quality of Material

3.9 out of 5


3.8 out of 5

Consumer Ratings for the Black & Decker 12-Cup Programmable Coffeemaker:

Make a fresh cup of coffee whenever you want with Black & Decker 12-Cup Programmable Coffeemaker. At the time of writing this efficient coffee machine has been reviewed by 2,745 customers and gets a rating of 4.5 out of 5.0. It has received a five-star rating from 76% of the customers and a four-star rating from 13% of buyers. The simple coffee machine with a large capacity is a hit with consumers and the best part is that they find it incredibly affordable. Buyers also think that it looks as good as it performs and is a stylish addition to their  kitchen counter. Customers have mentioned that they love the display and believe it looks really fancy.

Those buyers who consume coffee before going to work love the auto brew feature that allows them to program the machine in advance, so you can wake up to a fresh cup of coffee. People who have been using this coffee machine for years have found it to be amazingly durable and reliable. The glass carafe can hold 12 cups of coffee and the carafe plate keeps the coffee hot for long, which is another feature that is quite useful. Buyers feel the coffee maker is particularly convenient for family as well as for office use.  

Some of the customers have mentioned issues with the basket being too large, while others have complained of leakage, however these complaints are few in number. Generally, the machine  has received positive feedback, owing to features like low price, easy operation, convenient cleaning, pre-programming and a graceful appearance. So you can count on Black & Decker 12-Cup Programmable Coffeemaker machine for a satisfying caffeine fix.

Bottom Line:

The Black and Decker 12-cup programmable coffee maker is recommended for those who are looking for an affordable coffee maker for a large number of people. It’s best for non-commercial use but also in an environment with a large number of consumers, for example, a student hostel or office space.

Black Decker Cm2035B Thermal

Black+Decker 12-Cup Thermal Coffeemaker Review

Our  Rating: 4.4 out of 5