The Cuisinart PowerEdge 1000-Watt Blender is constructed with a heavy die-cast metal base and a lightweight, 64-ounce capacity BPA- free Tritan copolyester blender jar from Eastman. Ideal for today’s gourmet kitchen, it is the perfect combination of high style and high tech. Pre-programmed Smoothie, Ice Crush, and Pulse functions do exactly that, blending smoothies or creating frozen drinks flawlessly. Never over-blend again with the backlit Count-Up timer that will beep after four minutes of blending time. Features also include an ergonomic, comfort grip handle; die-cast metal housing with backlit functions; and standby mode. Limited three-year warranty.