With a 3kW Rapid Boil element, the EWA3700 will get boiling water ready for you in a flash, however should you not want it boiling, it immediately switches off when it leaves the base. You will also not have to worry about accidentally turning it on with no water in.Filling the kettle is incredibly easy too, with an easy button at the top of the handle that springs open the lid. Either side of the kettle has a large water level indicator. Also, as the kettle is capable of holding 1.5 litres of (Barcode EAN=7332543438747)