Programmable tea steeper offers six pre-set water temperatures to ensure each variety of tea steeps at the proper temperature. A countdown steeping timer can be adjusted to increase or decrease steeping time according to taste, and the stainless tea infuser can be removed to turn this tea steeper into a kettle by putting on the "kettle lid". Also features auto shut-off control and keep warm setting. Heats up to 1.2 liters of water. Three-year warranty.