Thereye ER-IM0 30lb. Capacity Countertop Nugget Pebble Ice Maker Review

Thereye ER-IM0 30lb. Countertop Nugget Ice Maker

Thereye ER-IM03 Nugget Ice Maker Countertop

Thereye ER-IM03 is a countertop style 30lbs daily capacity nugget ice making machine with a built-in auger system, stainless steel exterior, self cleaning and auto refill functions, 2.8L water reservoir and 3.3-pound ice bin storage.

With up to 30 pounds of crunchy pebble ice in 24 hours it will meet all your daily ice needs for you, your family or guests. It has a 170-watt power, 120V of voltage and 60Hz of frequency for being plugged into any regular US power outlets. You’ll get crunchy and chewable pebble ice that will cool your drinks quicker than the regular ice cubes while keeping the taste. You’ll get your first ice batch in about 18 minutes or less for a daily total output of 30 pounds. 

They are basically compacted ice flakes that absorb the beverage flavours nicely with its airy texture and you can use them in your lemonades, margaritas, beer and cocktails. The ice bin in this ice machine has a 3.3-pound capacity for use any time you want. The control panel on this ice maker is self-explanatory and easy to use and comes with the Add Water and Ice Full indicators to let you know when you’re running out of water and when you need to empty the ice bin. 

Thereye ER-IM03 weighs 39.8 pounds, is compact in size with the measurements of 10 x 14 x 17 inches and looks nice in stainless steel and black and will blend nicely with the decor of your home or office kitchen, home coffee bar or RV’s. It can have a permanent spot on your kitchen counter for making ice whenever you want and you will not need to get to the store and pay for ice every single time. You have the option to hook up this ice maker to the water supply system in your kitchen with a 1/4″ connector if you want non-stop ice production or alternatively add water yourself manually.

Thereye ER-IM03 Nugget Ice Maker Countertop Layers

You can use filtered or tap water in this ice maker as it comes with a mesh filter. If you’re in an area with hard water it is best you use an ice maker cleaner and do the system cleaning once a month. There is a UV light bulb in the upper water tank that will work when you turn on the machine for stopping the bacteria growth and making cleaner ice. The noise level is specified as less than 50 decibels and you’ll hear the humming only when the water is being turned into ice.

For activating the Self Cleaning function you just press the Clean button for 3 seconds and it will clean the interior thoroughly. And you can get nice, fresh and clean ice every single time. It is recommended that you do this system cleaning every month and the water tank cleaning every week. It has the built-in security functions like the Smart Ice Detection, Overflow Protection and Add Water Alert. It works well between the temperatures of 50℉-90℉ or 10℃-32℃. The pebble ice this machine makes is reported to be the best- soft and chewable and tooth-friendly, especially if you like chewing ice.

Please note that these ice makers have passed thorough inspections and tests before going out on the market. And you may see a bit of water inside which doesn’t mean they are used before. In the package you’ll find the sonic nugget ice machine with a 73-inch power cable, an ice scoop, an ice basket, a 10 feet water inlet pipe and a user guide. The warranty offered is standard one year by the manufacturer and will cover any quality related problems. You can email the 24/7 customer service on or reach them through your Amazon order page for any issues or questions. Overall it seems to be quite good value for money. This modern nugget ice maker was first available on January 1, 2022 and is currently ranked the 63rd best selling ice maker on the day of this review.

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