PerfectCare Elite Silence Steam Iron lives up to its name. Its whisper quiet operation makes it the quietest steam iron on the market. With a brief heating time of only 2 minutes it is ready to go when you are. The 1.8L capacity ensures that Philips PerfectCare Steam Iron is not just silent, but also able to complete large loads of laundry without the need for a refill. The Philips PerfectCare Elite Silence steam iron uses OptimalTemp technology for the perfect combination of steam and temperature for the fabric, without the need for adjusting settings. The automated Calc-Cleaning system ensures that the Perfectcare Silence Steam Iron is easy to maintain and built to last.