Smeg is launching its first ever line of variable temperature kettle called the KLF04, which have seven preset heat settings.
The preset temperatures range from 50˚C to 100˚C in 10 degree increments with a number of them the right heat to make a particular cup of tea or coffee, for example 80˚C is the right temperature for oolong and 90˚C for chamomile.
Other features include a stainless steel body with 360˚ swivel base with non-slip feet and cord storage, a soft open lid, lime scale filter and 20-minute keep warm option.
The kettle has a capacity of 1.7 litres with an acoustic alarm at end of cycle. It is available in eight colours including pastel pink, black and red.
It is available now at a price of $259.