Philips is a leading manufacturer of electric trimmers and shavers for men. They produce many varieties of electric shavers and trimmers that suit everyone’s wishlist and are mainly cost effective. Philips is known for their quality products and has service centers all over India which makes it easy to get the Philips products serviced.
Philips AquaTouch S5420/06 shaver has 5-direction Flex Heads with 5 independent movements to ensure close skin contact for a fast and close shave even on neck and jaw line. It features a dual-blade superior lift & cut action which enables a close shave.
The first blade raises each hair while the second blade comfortably cuts below skin level, for really smooth results. It has a patented Aquatec Wet & Dry seal, with which the user can opt for a quick yet comfortable dry shave. Or you can shave wet with gel or foam, even under the shower. It also comes with a skin-friendly precision trimmer to finish your look. It’s ideal for maintaining your mustache and trimming your sideburns.
It comes with an energy efficient and powerful Li-ion battery. It takes 1-hour for a full charge and gives 45 minutes of working time on one full charge. Do a quick charge for 5 minutes and you’ll have enough power for one shave. This shaver is built to last long and comes with a 2-year worldwide guarantee and can adapt to any voltage.
The long-lasting blades only need to be replaced after 2 years. This shaver has an LED display on its body which indicates—Battery level indicator, cleaning indicator, Battery low indicator,replacement head indicator and travel lock indicator. It weighs just over 420 grams and has an ergonomically designed anti-slip handle which enables a better grip.
Philips AquaTouch S5420/06 Shaver Review:
- It has skin-friendly, high-performance trimmer blades.
- It has great looks and is very easy to use.
- The blades are self-lubricating and self-sharpening
- The blades are durable and long lasting
- Quick charge feature
- It is totally waterproof
- Suitable for all skin types including sensitive skin.
- It can be used in corded as well as cordless mode
- It is bit expensive considering the features that it offers.
- No additional accessories apart from the precision trimmer.
- Carrying pouch is not included.
- It is not that effective to people having narrow face.
- Multiple passes might be required to get a clean shave and is bit time consuming.
Philips AquaTouch S5420/06 shaver is overall a nice useful package. It provides a clean shave and safe shaving experience without causing nicks and cuts to the user. The precision trimmer attachment comes in handy. However, it is a bit on the expensive side considering the fact that not many accessories are provided.