SENSEO® Latte Duo Plus Coffee pod machine

Two cappuccinos in one go, Titanium Black, Integrated milk frother, Easy-clean function HD7857/50

Frequently Asked Questions

When do I have to descale my SENSEO?

The descale indicator light (CALC light) will tell you when to descale your SENSEO coffee machine. You should descale your SENSEO coffee machine at least every 3 months.

Descale indicator light

The descale indicator (CALC light) will light up after 400 cups of coffee. The CALC light will only go out after you have completed the descaling cycle. You can find the instructions in the user manual that came with your appliance.

NOTE: Only use citric acid-based descalers to prevent damaging the machine. You can buy a special SENSEO descaler at the Online shop

Why descaling is important

Descaling your SENSEO coffee machine on a regular basis will improve the coffee taste, volume and temperature. It will also prevent your coffee machine from malfunctioning.

Use the correct descaling agent:

Only citric acid-based descalers are suitable for descaling the SENSEO machine. This type of descaler descales the machine without damaging it.

Philips has developed a special descaler for SENSEO machines: HD7012 and HD7011.

The special descaler can be bought on the Online shop or from your retailer.

The information on this page applies to the following models: HD7857/50 , HD7870/10 , HD7870/60 , HD7870/20 , HD7872/10 , HD7825/62 , HD7827/52 , HD7825/80 , HD7825/60 , HD7860/60 , HD7850/61 , HD7850/80 , HD7823/11 , HD7850/60 , HD7840/00 , HD7840/01 . more less

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