The model 677SSG from Chef's Choice is beautifully designed and boils water for tea, coffee, or soup quicker than a microwave! The kettle features a cordless design for easy and safe filling, pouring, and serving. The heating element is hidden beneath the floor and never corrodes. The kettle has an automatic shutoff and boil-dry protection built in. Its powerful 1500 watts ensures water is boiling quickly. The 677SS kettle features a stunning brushed stainless steel finish and a large 1.75 quart / 1.7 liter capacity. The electric kettle has a water level gauge and a cool-touch bottom.