The Oscar is Nuova Simonelli's entry level home espresso machine and is built to satisfy those that want a professional coffee machine at home or office. An excellent milk steamer and a commercial standard portafilter are some of the features of this favourite amongst home baristas the world over.
The Oscar II is the new generation of the coffee machine launched in the late nineties. It features a new case with extensive use of stainless steel, a 2 litre copper heat exchange boiler, timed brew buttons, a commercial 4-hole steam wand and a massive 2.3 litre water reservoir. More info and full specs here.