The SmartPower Deluxe has all the features - and all the blending power - serious cooks need. Cuisinart's patented stainless steel blade, large borosilicate glass jar, and Pulse at High or Low speeds let you do it all - mince delicate herbs, whip up smoothies or chop ice for a crowd! With its sturdy die-cast base, this blender can handle anything you toss at it - or into it. Product Features: Die-cast metal housing with stainless steel collar High-performance 600-watt motor Sleek 4-speed electronic touchpad controls with blue indicators: High, Low, Pulse and Ice Crush controls Standby mode; automatic 2-minute Auto-Stop feature Patented ultra-sharp stainless steel blade 48-oz. thermal shock-resistant borosilicate glass jar Tight-seal lid with 2-oz. measure pouring cap insert.