CATEGORY : Electric Shavers

Braun Series 7 790cc VS. Braun Series 5 5190cc

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8.7
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Braun Series 7 790cc

Reasons to buy Braun Series 7 790cc:

  • button icon Most effective dry shaver on the market
  • button icon Well built and Durable
  • button icon AutoSensing motor enables shaving dense beards
  • button icon 5 shaving modes
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Braun Series 5 5190cc

Reasons to buy Braun Series 5 5190cc :

  • button icon Auto senses beard density for efficient shaving
  • button icon Great performance and excellent skin comfort
  • button icon Ultra ActiveLift lifts and cuts flat-lying hairs
  • button icon 3X better adaptation than other Series 5 shavers
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PERFORMANCE
DRAW :
USABILITY
WINNER :

Braun Series 7 790cc

  • SPEED SETTINGS
DESIGN
WINNER :

Braun Series 5 5190cc

  • DISPLAY

COMPARISON – Braun Series 7 790cc VS. Braun Series 5 5190cc

PERFORMANCE

WORKS WITH GEL OR FOAM

Braun Series 7 790cc
Braun Series 5 5190cc
No

Yes

This model is Wet and Dry.It is designed to be safe to use under the shower or with gel or foam.This will give you a chance to enjoy a comfortable moisturized grooming experience.

CPM

Braun Series 7 790cc
Braun Series 5 5190cc
Yes

30,000 Cross-cutting actions per minute and 10,000 microvibrations which help capture and shave even the shortest hair. With such a speed, you will make just a few stroked to get a real close shave

Yes

Makes 30,000 cuts per minute just all the other Braun Series 5 models. 30,000 cuts per minute is quite fast and efficient.

CONTOUR ADAPTABILITY

Braun Series 7 790cc
Braun Series 5 5190cc
Yes

Features an 8D contour adaptation technology which enables the shaver's head rotate to 8 different directions thus make it easy for the shaver to adapt to your skin contours thus capture more hair in every single pass

Yes

It adapts to your facial contours using its 8-D flexible head and MicroMotion function which enables individual suspension of cutting elements to respond to facial contours.

BEARD DENSITY SENSOR

Braun Series 7 790cc
Braun Series 5 5190cc
Yes

Uses an advanced AutoSensing motor to understand beard density and thus increase on the speed and power of the shaver to clear even a dense beard

Yes

With the AutoSensing motor, this shaver can sense the density of your beard and adapt to its thickness for efficient performance.

FOR ALL SKIN TYPES

Braun Series 7 790cc
Braun Series 5 5190cc
Yes

Even though 7 790cc is a dry shaver, you can opt for a Sensitive Mode - this will reduce on the shaver's power so that it shaves a sensitive skin without pulling or nicking it

Yes

Since it is a Wet and Dry shaver, it can be used by people of all types of skins. Those with good skins can opt for dry shaving while those with sensitive skins should opt for wet shaving.

WORKS ON 3 DAY STUBBLE

Braun Series 7 790cc
Braun Series 5 5190cc
Yes

Uses its innovative Sonic technology to help it capture the shortest stubble using 10,000 micro vibrations and an Active Lift trimmer which captures flat lying hairs found in all hard to shave areas

Yes

Using its AutoSense technology and an ActiveLift trimmer, the shaver can easily pickup the shortest hair without irritating your skin.

FLEXIBLE HEAD

Braun Series 7 790cc
Braun Series 5 5190cc
Yes

With its 8D flexible shaving head, Braun Series 7 can pivot to 8 directions making it easier to shave some of the most problematic areas.The shaving head will easily adapt to your facial contours

Yes

8 Direction Comfort head can move up to 8 directions reaching all hard-to-shave areas. But has the head moves, it maintains skin contact responding to all facial contours and picking up each and every hair on the skin.

GOOD ON THICK BEARDS

Braun Series 7 790cc
Braun Series 5 5190cc
Yes

It uses 4 shaving elements and 5 custom speed modes that you can use to clear off a thick beard. The 4 shaving elements include; 3 cutting elements and the 1 Skin Guard. As for the speed, opt for the Turbo Mode

Yes

The AutoSensing Motor keeps on reading your beard density thus adjust its motor speed to shave a thick beard effectively without pulling or nicking your skin.

CAN SHAVE HEAD

Braun Series 7 790cc
Braun Series 5 5190cc
Yes

Due to its 3 cutting elements, a Skin Guard and the Intelligent Sonic Autosense Technology, you can use Braun 790cc to shave your head

No

USABILITY

ERGONOMIC HANDLE

Braun Series 7 790cc
Braun Series 5 5190cc
Yes

Its ergonomic handle makes it easy to hold. It does not slip out of hands even when shaving in the shower

Yes

Features a textured rubberized ergonomic handle with a better grip and slim in size. This shaver fits both small and large hands. Its light weight so you won't get tired holding it for longer hours.

SPEED SETTINGS

Braun Series 7 790cc
Braun Series 5 5190cc
Yes

Choose from 5 personalized shaving modes to get results of your choice. You can choose between Sensitive mode for sensitive skins, Normal mode for thorough shaving and Turbo mode for a quick shave

No

FULLY WASHABLE

Braun Series 7 790cc
Braun Series 5 5190cc
Yes

This model is 100 percent waterproofs. It can be immersed in water up to 5 meters. This makes it easy to clean even without a cleaning station

Yes

Fully washable. It can be immersed into 5 meters of water. So enjoy shaving while in the shower and always wash it with tap water and a brush.

CLEANING MACHINE

Braun Series 7 790cc
Braun Series 5 5190cc
Yes

You will get a cleaning machine for this shaver. This can be used to Clean, Lubricate, Sharpen and renew the shaver

Yes

It comes with a clean and charge station which cleans, lubricates and dries the shaver. This cleaning station will always keep your shaver new year-after-year.

CHARGING TIME

Braun Series 7 790cc
Braun Series 5 5190cc
Yes

Features a State of art Li Ion Battery that never loses performance. It gets fully charged in 1 hour and you will get 50 minutes of shaving time

Yes

Use a Li-Ion battery which charges for 1 hour and will last for up to 50 minutes. But unlike the other Series 5, this model can't be used while plugged into power, you have to wait for it to charge

CORDLESS

Braun Series 7 790cc
Braun Series 5 5190cc
Yes

Yes, it is a cordless foil shaver. You can’t use it when it’s plugged into power

Yes

It is a fully cordless shaver. Charge it for 1 hour and always get 50 minutes of grooming time.

Braun Series 7 790cc

DESIGN

TYPE

Braun Series 7 790cc
Braun Series 5 5190cc
Yes

Foil shaver with a skin guard feature to protect your skin. Cutting blades are beneath the optifoil so your skin does not get exposed to the sharp cutting blades

Yes

This is a Foil Shaver with 2 SensoFoil blades featuring 899 unique apertures that shave as close as 0.058mm. These SensoFoil blades are tough on beards but gentle on skin.

WIRELESS CHARGING

Braun Series 7 790cc
Braun Series 5 5190cc
No

No

MECHANISM

Braun Series 7 790cc
Braun Series 5 5190cc
Yes

Its shaving mechanism is made up 3 unique features and these include; 4 shaving elements, Intelligent Sonic Autosense Technology, 8D Contour Adaptation and 5 Shaving Modes

Yes

Its mechanism is made up of the following features:2 SensoFoil blades, AutoSensing motor the detects beard density, ActiveLift Trimmer that lifts and cuts flat lying hair and beards that grow in different directions, 8 Direction Comfort head that pivots and follows facial contours while keeping skin contact and the Wet & Dry function.

DISPLAY

Braun Series 7 790cc
Braun Series 5 5190cc
No

Yes

Features a very small display which shows battery status. You will always know when to recharge your shaver.

BUILD UP

Braun Series 7 790cc
Braun Series 5 5190cc
Yes

High quality build up. Durable and nice looking

Yes

Premium build-up finished in black and blue, features a MultiHeadLock with 5 adjustable angles to help you achieve a comfortable shave.

TRIMMER

Braun Series 7 790cc
Braun Series 5 5190cc
Yes

This models pop-up trimmer is placed at the front not at the back as it is with the other shavers

Yes

Features a Precision Trimmer that slide out from the back of the shaver. Use this trimmer for sideburn and moustache shaping.

BATTERY LIFE

Braun Series 7 790cc
Braun Series 5 5190cc
Yes

50 minutes on a 1 hour full charge

Yes

50 minutes of run time once fully charged for 1 hour.

ACCESSORIES

Braun Series 7 790cc
Braun Series 5 5190cc
Yes

1 Cleaning Unit, 1 Cleaning Cartridge,1 Travel Case, 1 Electric Cord and a Travel Case

Yes

Clean & Charge station,Cleaning cartridge,Protection cap,Charging cord,Cleaning brush

Braun Series 5 5190cc

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