About The X7.1
The beautifully-designed Francis Francis X7.1 Espresso machine uses the revolutionary iperEspresso capsule system to create full-bodied espresso with ease Features advanced technology including steel internal thermoblock, and a Pannarello steam wand that froths milk for creamy cappuccino and latte. Available in red or black, the X7.1 makes a striking statement in any kitchen.
The uniquely eye catching X7.1’s round yet slender shape was inspired by iconic Italian design of the 1960s, while seamlessly integrating a modem control panel featuring soft-touch buttons.
With X7.1 prepare a rich, full-bodied cup of espresso with the utmost simplicity or use the innovative Pannarello steam wand to froth milk to create creamy cappuccino and latte.
Form Meets Function
For us, beauty is a notion that goes far beyond aesthetics, to essence. It’s about filling your world with what’s special – things that have stories, moments that have meaning, objects that inspire. The X7.1 features advanced technology to create beautiful coffees while making striking statement in any kitchen.
What is the iperEspresso Capsule system?
The innovative iperEspresso capsule system makes café quality espresso with ease Unlike conventional one-stage systems, the iperEspresso capsule system uses a, patented two-stage process to create intensely aromatic, full-bodied espresso with rich, long-lasting crema. And the capsules make for quick and easy clean up.
We could offer you every region, roast and blend under the sun. But we’d rather give you the perfect one. So we’ve spent eight decades refining a singular, signature blend – celebrated the world over as the pinnacle of what coffee can be.
Amy G –
I just updated my Illy Espresso machine after 15 years with my ESE pod machine I ordered from Illy on a subscription plan years ago. This new machine is certainly an upgrade. I look forward to the recycling program as I have resisted plastic pods forever due to the waste factor. All in all, this machine makes a great cup of coffee!
Italian Master Piece! Very easy to use, not at all noisy or overbearing on your counter. It looks great in red as well.
I have had this machine for at least 4 years. It is sheer perfection. I love the coffee, adore the look and will love this machine forever. I probably don’t descale quite as often as suggested, but it still always works. I am recently working from home due to covid 19 so I’m using it much more often and it never disappoints.
Coffee conneseur –
The machine works well; the amount of liquid forced through the capsule is extremely limited. The shot of espresso is less than 30ml. It appears to be 20 ml. Would be nice to make a double espresso, but with these capsules, that’s not an option.
I bought this a couple of weeks ago. Love Illy coffee and so chose the Francis Francis. Looks fabulous and makes excellent coffee. Very easy to setup and use. Highly recommended.