Breville JE98XL Review

Breville JE98XL Juice Fountain Plus 850-Watt Juice Extractor:

PROS:

  • Simple to set-up and easy to use with dishwasher-safe parts allowing quick cleanup.
  • Fast juicing – It can juice fruits and vegetables like carrots, celery, and apples in seconds. The 3-inch feed chute can process whole fruits without pre-cutting.
  • Highly efficient performance with the 850-watt motor which has 2 speeds and powerful stainless-steel cutting disc.


CONS:

  • All centrifugal juicers produce loud noise. Breville JE98XL is no exception. It makes noise as loud as a vacuum cleaner!
  • Does not juice wheatgrass.

BOTTOM LINE:

Overall Rating : 4.5 out of 5

Buy Breville JE98XL

There are a lot of juicers on the market at varying prices. Breville JE98XL does everything it says it will, and is reasonably priced. You can’t go wrong buying this one.

Juicer Buying Guide

Breville JE98XL Product Overview

Breville JE98XLThe Breville JE98XL Centrifugal Juicer runs on 850 watts and has two speeds, 12,000RPM or 6,500RPM, for hard and soft ingredients.

The dual speed, 850 watt motor allows you to juice hard fruits and vegetables like apples and beets on high speed at 12,000 RPM, while the low speed (6,500rpm) is optimal for softer fruits and leafy green vegetables like cantaloupe and spinach. The cutting disc is powerful enough to juice pineapple in large chunks with the rind on. In addition, this juicer features an extra-wide 3-inch feeder chute that accommodates large chunks or entire pieces of fruit or vegetables, eliminating the need for chopping vegetables.

Juicer Specifications & Features At A Glance:

    Breville JE98XL Dial
    Dual speeds allow you to juice both hard and soft fruits and vegetables

  • 850 watt motor.
  • Dual speed control – 6,500rpm for softer fruits and vegetables; 12,000rpm for harder fruits and vegetables.
  • Chute size : 3″ circular feed tube processes whole fruit.
  • Measures approximately 13-1/5 by 16-1/2 by 18-1/5 inches.
  • One year limited warranty.
  • Patented direct central feed system for maximum juice extraction.
  • Heavy grade polymer body.
  • Breville’s Nutri Disc with stainless steel blades and stainless steel mesh filter basket for spinning out the pulp.
  • Breville JE98XL Chute
    The extra wide 3″ feed chute makes pre-chopping most fruits and vegetables unnecessary
  • 1 liter juice jug (34 fl. oz.) with froth separator.
  • Large capacity pulp container with integrated handle.
  • The power cord wraps around feet and clips into position under the base for a reduced counter-top footprint.
  • Safety features : Safety Locking Arm prevents the juicer from operating without the cover locked into place; Overload protection prevents over-heating, automatically shutting the machine down when it senses that the machine is overloaded; all materials that come in contact with food are BPA-free, ensuring safe use.
  • Easy Clean Design – Dishwasher safe parts – All parts except for the mesh filter basket/Nutri Disc and food pusher can be washed on the top shelf of the dishwasher.

There are more than 1,500 customer reviews/comments on the Breville JE98XL Centrifugal Juicer at Amazon.com. You may like to read some of them as well: Amazon.com Customer Reviews.

Breville JE98XL Compares with BJE820XL, 800JEXL, BJE510XL, and BJE200XL:

Model BJE820XL 800JEXL BJE510XL JE98XL BJE200XL
Our Rating 4.7 of 5 4.6 of 5 4.5 of 5 4.5 of 5 4.4 of 5
Estimated Cost $400 $300 $200 $150 $100
Motor (Watts) 1,200 1,000 900 850 700
Speed 5 speeds ranging from 6,500rpm to 13,000rpm 2 speeds – Low 6,500rpm & High 13,000rpm 5 speeds ranging from 6,500rpm to 12,500rpm 2 speeds – Low 6,500rpm & High 12,000rpm ingle speed 14,000rpm
Feed Chute 3.3 inches circular 3 inches circular 3 inches circular 3 inches circular 3 inches circular
Materials Heavy grade die-cast metal body. Titanium cutting disc. Stainless steel micromesh filter. Stainless steel puree disc. Heavy grade die-cast metal body. Titanium cutting disc. Stainless steel cutting disc. Engineering grade polymers. Stainless steel body. Stainless steel micromesh filter. Stainless steel cutting disc. Engineering grade polymers. Heavy grade polymer body. Stainless steel micromesh filter. Stainless steel cutting disc. Titanium cutting disc. Stainless steel micromesh filter.
Pulp Removal Automatic Ejection Automatic Ejection Automatic Ejection Automatic Ejection Manual (non-ejecting)
Innovations Centered dual knife blade assembly; stabilizing knife; second juice disc purees soft fruits for 100% fruit smoothies. Centered dual knife blade assembly; stabilizing knife. Centered dual knife blade assembly; stabilizing knife. Centered dual knife blade assembly; stabilizing knife Centered dual knife blade assembly; stabilizing knife
Noise Level High High High High High
Juicing Efficiency Fast Fast Fast Fast Fast
Warranty 1 year limited warranty 1 year limited warranty 1 year limited warranty 1 year limited warranty 1 year limited warranty