Hamilton Beach 12 cup Coffee Maker Review

Hamilton Beach (47950) Coffee Maker

The Hamilton Beach 12 cup Coffee Maker has a capacity of 12 cups. Instead of a carafe, it features a dispenser that will pour out coffee directly into your coffee mug. This also means less cleanup because there is no spillage and no risk of breakage. The Hamilton Beach 12 cup Coffee Maker also features a removable water reservoir which makes filling coffee beans easier. Lastly, its enclosed brewing system will keep your coffee fresh for up to 4 hours.

Hamilton Beach (47950) Coffee Maker

Our Rating: 4 out of 5

Hamilton Beach 12 cup Coffee Maker Ratings by Features:


  • No carafe so no spillage or breakage
  • Internal heater that keeps coffee fresh and hot for up to 4 hours
  • Removal water reservoir makes filling easy
  • Comes at a reasonable price of $50


  • Coffee dispenser leaks after prolonged use
  • Coffee machine parts are not very durable

Hamilton Beach 12 cup Coffee Maker Specs:

Removable Water Tank


Timer Settings

4 hours auto shut-off delay

Brewing Method


Coffee Maker

Removable water tank, Iced coffee function

Easy Filling


Dimensions (L x W x H)

11.25 x 11.75 x 16.13 Inches

Consumer Ratings for the Hamilton Beach 12 cup Coffee Maker:

At the time of writing the Hamilton Beach 12 cup Coffee Maker has secured an impressive rating of 4.1 out of 5.0.  The coffee maker has been reviewed 9,313 times. 64% of the customers have given it a rating of 5.0 stars, while 13% have assigned it four stars. Most of the coffee maker purchasers have expressed their contentment with the machine. A majority of the people like the innovative idea behind this coffee machine which has an internal storage of its own and can make 12-cups of coffee without using a carafe. 

Users are of the opinion that this smart feature saves them from the hassle of cleaning and caring for the carafe which too often ends up suffering from leakage or breakage. Another factor which customers are raving about is that the coffee machine is relatively easier to clean than others as the coffee urn and water reservoir are both accessible from the front which makes it easy to remove for cleaning purposes. 

The coffee machine offers considerable control to customers when it comes to changing coffee variables. Customers are happy with the brew options that the machine offers which allows them to choose the strength of the coffee according to their preference. Buyers also seem to be fond of the option of preparing ice coffee. The option it offers for advance brewing is what the customers really find to be useful. To sum it up, the Hamilton Beach coffee maker has received considerable appreciation and is one of the most highly rated coffee machines.

Bottom Line:

The Hamilton Beach 12 cup Coffee Maker is recommended for those who own a small cafe or office management that needs a coffee maker in an office space where multiple people can make their morning coffee. It’s budget-friendly so it falls in most people’s price range.

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