Brew the perfect cup of tea with the Hamilton Beach 1.7 Liter Electric Kettle. With 1500 watts, this electric kettle is faster than a microwave and safer to use than a stovetop kettle, because it automatically turns off when the water reaches a boil. Hamilton Beach 1.7 Liter Electric Kettle Product Description Brew the perfect cup of tea or prepare any hot beverage with the Hamilton Beach 1.7 Liter Electric Kettle. With 1500 watts, this electric kettle boils water faster than a microwave, and is safer to use than a stovetop kettle because it automatically turns off when the water reaches a boil. This stainless steel kettle is compact and looks great on the counter. Not just for the kitchen, this kettle can be used in a home office or even a dorm room for hot beverages anytime. Serving at the table is no problem as the kettle lifts right off the 360-degree rotating base without the cord. The powerful rapid-boil system provides fast heating and the auto shut-off function helps keep the kettle from boiling dry. Additional features include a stay-cool handle, two water level windows, push-button lid, and easy-pour spout to make filling and serving easy. Features and Benefits Faster than a microwave - safer than a stovetop kettle Cord-free serving Auto shutoff with boil-dry protection Concealed heating element Easy-pour spout Removable mesh filter Two water-level windows 1.7 liters / 7.2 cup capacity 1500 Watts On / off switch Push button lid Power indicator light Automatic safety features protect from damage and overheating Concerned about the kettle discoloring from boiling dry? No worries, this electric kettle is equipped with safety devices to give you ease and peace of mind during and after use.