J-Max vs. JX-Pro

Is J-Max and JX-Pro grinder shared the same burr design? But the difference in burr set is that the coating burr with J-Max grinder.

Customer A

Is the espresso grinder – J-Max grinder can also brew for pour-over?

Customer B

Both J-Max and JX-Pro grinders are overall grinders that could brew for several methods.

The Titanium-coated burr design of J-Max and the Stainless-steel burr design of JX-Pro grinders are different
The adjustment design of J-Max grinder is the External adjustment as 90 clicks per rotation, 10 clicks per number, 8.8 microns per click whereas there is the Top adjustment design of JX-Pro grinder is 40 clicks per rotation, 4 clicks per number, 12.5 microns per click.  

The Magnetic catch-cup of J-Max grinder allows you to remove it in a flash with the capacity of 35~40g.
The capacity of the Classic catch-cup design with JX-Pro grinder is 30~35g.

Both grinders are the overall grinders for several brew methods and are ideal for espresso brewing,
J-Max grinder allows more minor clicks to explore the sweet spot of the espresso compare to JX-Pro grinder.
J-Max grinder produces more fine particles compared to JX-Pro grinder.

J-Max: 0.0088mm < JX-Pro: 0.0125mm

The Cylinder case is pairing with J-Max grinder.
The Cylinder case or the Travel case of JX-Pro grinder could be select with extra bucks.


JX-Pro vs. K-Pro vs. K-Plus

Pardon, I was intriguing about the difference between JX-Pro and K-series grinder (K-Pro & K-Plus grinder).

Customer A

Why is it that JX-Pro & K-Pro & K-Plus grinders are listed as overall grinders that could do espresso pour-over?

Customer B

The burr design and the adjustment design of JX-Pro and K-series grinder (K-Pro & K-Plus grinder) are different, even it is the same burr size of 48mm and the same stainless steel burr materials.

The Top adjustment design of JX-Pro grinder is 40 clicks per rotation, 40 clicks per number and 12.5 microns per click.
The External adjustment design of K-series grinders is 90 clicks per rotation, 10 clicks per number and 22 microns per click where you could set the desired grind setting freely.
K-series grinder produces even consistent grinding results and generates fewer fine particles.

The capacity of the Classic catch-cup design with JX-Pro and K-Pro grinders is 30~35g.
The Magnetic catch-cup of K-Plus grinder allows you to remove it in a flash with the capacity of 35~40g.
And the bottom of the catch-cup is changeable to a more espresso-friendly feature to fits the 1Zpresso Coffee Maker Stainless Steel Powder Container and the 51/58mm Baskets.

The Cylinder case is pairing with K-Pro grinder.
The Travel case is pairing with K-Plus grinder.
The Cylinder case or the Travel case of JX-Pro grinder could be select with extra bucks.
It is an ideal gift for friends and family.

Find the post below for further details on K-series grinders (K-Pro & K-Plus grinder).

JX vs. JX-Pro

Why is that JX grinder only marked pour-over?
But why is that JX-Pro grinder is able to brew several methods?

Customer A

Why is the price difference between JX and JX-Pro grinder?

Customer B

Is “Pro” worth more few extra bucks? If yes, why?

Customer also B

Let’s break it down individually.

Both JX grinder and JX-Pro grinder shared the same burr design, the grinding result shall be similar. 
However, the dissimilarity between these grinders is the adjustment design.

There is Top adjustment design of JX-Pro and the advantage of the adjustment is gives more click (40 > 30) as compared to the Internal adjustment design of JX grinder.

Total of 40 clicks per rotation, 4 clicks per number and 12.5 microns per click of JX-Pro grinder whereas 30 clicks per rotation, 3 clicks per number and 25 microns per click of JX grinder.

You could tell with the adjustment design of JX-Pro grinder allow you to dial in more and minor clicks for several brew methods, especially espresso.

JX grinder and JX-Pro grinder lying with the cups
Adjusting the internal adjustment design of JX grinder
JX Grinder with the burr set
JX-Pro Grinder with the burr set
Adjusting the top adjustment design of JX-Pro grinder