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Philips Norelco 8900 VS. Braun Series 9090cc

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7.8
Winner:

Braun Series 9090cc

Reasons to buy Braun Series 9090cc:

  • button icon Uses its Intelligent SyncroSonic technology to capture more hair in a single pass
  • button icon Tender on skin
  • button icon Delivers a clean, close shave
  • button icon Flexible cutting elements mounted on a 10-D shaving head
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7.4
Runners Up:

Philips Norelco 8900

Reasons to buy Philips Norelco 8900 :

  • button icon Smooth shaving heads perfect on every skin type
  • button icon Shaves wet and dry
  • button icon Cuts hair up to 30 percent closer
  • button icon Offers a comfortable shave than most rotary shavers
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summary Review:

PERFORMANCE
DRAW :
USABILITY
WINNER :

Braun Series 9090cc

  • CLEANING MACHINE
DESIGN
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Braun Series 9090cc

Reasons why we like it:

  • CPM
  • CAN SHAVE HEAD
  • CLEANING MACHINE
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COMPARISON – Philips Norelco 8900 VS. Braun Series 9090cc

PERFORMANCE

WORKS WITH GEL OR FOAM

Philips Norelco 8900
Braun Series 9090cc
Yes

Can work as a dry or wet shaver.This makes it an ideal rotary shaver for sensitive skins.This makes it an ideal rotary shaver for sensitive skins.It won't pull or nick your skin while wet shaving

No

CPM

Philips Norelco 8900
Braun Series 9090cc
No

Yes

The intelligent Sonic Technology makes 40,000 cross-cuttings per minute; it is designed to trap different types of hair

CONTOUR ADAPTABILITY

Philips Norelco 8900
Braun Series 9090cc
Yes

The contour detect technology is based on the flexibility of the shaving heads which move in EIGHT different directions following each contour

Yes

Features a Fully flexible shaving system which moves up to 10 directions thus capture even more hair in areas that are hard to shave. In addition to that, the shaver has both the MicroMotion and MacroMotion sensors that enable the shaver maintain more skin contact for thorough facial adaptability.

BEARD DENSITY SENSOR

Philips Norelco 8900
Braun Series 9090cc
No

No

FOR ALL SKIN TYPES

Philips Norelco 8900
Braun Series 9090cc
Yes

Can be used by men with of all types of skins.Those with normal skins can opt for the dry shaving option while those with very sensitive skins can opt for wet shaving option

No

WORKS ON 3 DAY STUBBLE

Philips Norelco 8900
Braun Series 9090cc
Yes

Uses its V-track precision blades that cut up to 30% closer to shave a 3 day stubble

Yes

With its HyperLift and Cut Trimmer features, the shaver will be in position to lift and cut even the shortest hair. In addition to that, Braun-9090cc's flexible cutting elements combine both the MicroMotion & MacroMotion to maintain close contact with the skin thus shave even the shortest stubble of 3 days.

FLEXIBLE HEAD

Philips Norelco 8900
Braun Series 9090cc
Yes

Features 3 shaving heads which move in 8 directions reaching all hard to shave areas like below the neck

Yes

Features a fully flexible shaving system which pivots to 10 directions following each and every contour on your facial skin. This flexible shaving head is made up of flexible cutting elements that cut as close as possible.

GOOD ON THICK BEARDS

Philips Norelco 8900
Braun Series 9090cc
Yes

The V-Track Precision Blade System is tailored to capture and shave all sorts of beards. These blades collect hairs that grow in various directions for thorough shaving

Yes

Yes it does shave thick beards With the help of the Intelligent Sonic Technology which delivers 40,000 cross-cuts per minutes and the HyperLift trimmer.

CAN SHAVE HEAD

Philips Norelco 8900
Braun Series 9090cc
No

Yes

The combination of MicroMotion & MacroMotion technology which ensures that the shaver maintains skin contact so that it picks up more hair in every single pass - so it might be a a good head shaver. But if you have too much hair, I suggest you trim it first with a hair clipper and later on use this dry shaver.

USABILITY

ERGONOMIC HANDLE

Philips Norelco 8900
Braun Series 9090cc
Yes

Well shaped ergonomic handle that makes it easy to hold while wet shaving. You won't get tired even when you shave for longer hours

Yes

Braun has maintained its ergonomic handle design in all its Series 9 models. The back of this handle is textured so as to improve on the shavers Grip.

SPEED SETTINGS

Philips Norelco 8900
Braun Series 9090cc
No

No

FULLY WASHABLE

Philips Norelco 8900
Braun Series 9090cc
Yes

It is fully washable. You can clean it with running tap water and a brush. Men who love shaving while in the shower, this is the best shaver for you

Yes

This model is 100% waterproof so you ca wash it with running tap water. It can be submerged in water up to 5 meters

CLEANING MACHINE

Philips Norelco 8900
Braun Series 9090cc
No

Yes

It comes with a Clean and Charge Station which you can use to thoroughly clean the shaver, charge it, lubricate and renew its blades so that it maintains its great performance.

CHARGING TIME

Philips Norelco 8900
Braun Series 9090cc
Yes

1 hour charge time. This will give you 50 minutes of shaving time

Yes

This unit's charging time is 1 hour and this will give you 50 minutes of nonstop shaving. But it also has a quick charge option of 5 minutes - which gives you a single quick shave

CORDLESS

Philips Norelco 8900
Braun Series 9090cc
Yes

Fully cordless, it can’t work while plugged into power. Always wait for the battery to charge or opt for a quick charge

Yes

This is a cordless shaver – but it comes with a charging dock

Braun Series 9090cc

DESIGN

TYPE

Philips Norelco 8900
Braun Series 9090cc
Yes

Rotary shaver with circular blades that self sharpen themselves to maintain shaver performance year after year

Yes

Foil dry shaver – can’t be used with shaving gel but it is a very effective dry shaver. This is an advancement of Braun Series 7 790cc.

WIRELESS CHARGING

Philips Norelco 8900
Braun Series 9090cc
No

No

MECHANISM

Philips Norelco 8900
Braun Series 9090cc
Yes

This rotary shaving mechanism is made up of the following features: Track Precision Blade System, 8 Directions Contouring System and a Click-on beard styler

Yes

Its shaving mechanism is made up of the following features;Intelligent Sonic Technology, OptiFoil, 2x Specialized Middle Trimmers which include: HyperLift and Cut trimmer Direct and Cut trimmer

DISPLAY

Philips Norelco 8900
Braun Series 9090cc
Yes

The LED Display will always show you battery level, when the shaver's head needs replacement and also when the travel lock is on. The main importance of a travel lock is to prevent the shaver from turning on its self by accident

Yes

Features a LED display which shows battery status, cleaning status - this one tells on when to use the clean station for thorough shaver cleaning and a shaver lock reminder

BUILD UP

Philips Norelco 8900
Braun Series 9090cc
Yes

Well built with ergonomic handle, Led display and very smooth shaving heads that are gentle on skin

Yes

Just like all Braun Series 9 models, this one is not exceptional, it also has a nice looking design and it feels durable when you hold it.

TRIMMER

Philips Norelco 8900
Braun Series 9090cc
Yes

The Smart Click Beard Styler comes with 5 built-in-length settings which you can use to trim short stubble. The rounded tips on the styler combs are designed to prevent skin irritations.

Yes

Features a Pop-up precision trimmer which you can use to shape your sideburns and mustache. The trimmer slides out from the back of the shavers head

BATTERY LIFE

Philips Norelco 8900
Braun Series 9090cc
Yes

It lasts for 50 minutes and the LED display will always show you battery status

Yes

50 minutes once fully charged for 1 hour.

ACCESSORIES

Philips Norelco 8900
Braun Series 9090cc
Yes

SmartClick Beard Styler, power cord, and travel case

Yes

Clean & Charge System, Cleaning fluid refill, Travel Case, Shaver Cleaning Brush and a Smart plug 100 to 240v

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