1.7 liter capacity. Rapid boil feature heats water faster than a microwave. Removable scale filter prevents mineral deposits from getting into your cup. 360 deg. swivel base designed for right or left-handed use. 1500 W. of concealed heating elements rapidly boil water. Unit automatically shuts Off after boiling or when water reaches low level for boil dry protection. Water level indicator shows ounces and liters at a glance. Lid release button lifts hinged lid at a touch for filling and cleaning.