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Philips Norelco S9000 Prestige VS. Braun Series 5 5190cc

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8.7
Runners Up:

Philips Norelco S9000 Prestige

Reasons to buy Philips Norelco S9000 Prestige:

  • button icon Smooth shaving heads
  • button icon Wireless Charging option
  • button icon Personal Comfort Settings
  • button icon BeardAdapt Sensor checks hair density 15 times per second
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Runners Up:

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
WINNER :

Braun Series 5 5190cc

  • CPM
USABILITY
DRAW :
DESIGN
WINNER :

Philips Norelco S9000 Prestige

  • WIRELESS CHARGING

COMPARISON – Philips Norelco S9000 Prestige VS. Braun Series 5 5190cc

PERFORMANCE

WORKS WITH GEL OR FOAM

Philips Norelco S9000 Prestige
Braun Series 5 5190cc
Yes

You can choose between wet/dry shaving. Men with sensitive skins, a wet shave is the best option for you - apply gel/foam to soften your beards - this will make the shaving process smoother and faster. On the other hand, those who prefer shaving with water while in the shower - S9000 will serve you better.

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

Philips Norelco S9000 Prestige
Braun Series 5 5190cc
No

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

Philips Norelco S9000 Prestige
Braun Series 5 5190cc
Yes

Features 3 ContourDetect heads which move in 8 different directions following every facial contour, catching hair in all hard-to-shave areas like the jaw line and neck. You will always get an extremely close, clean and smooth shave.

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

Philips Norelco S9000 Prestige
Braun Series 5 5190cc
Yes

The Beard Adapt Sensor will always monitor beard density 15 times per second and it will automatically adjust the shavers speed

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

Philips Norelco S9000 Prestige
Braun Series 5 5190cc
Yes

Features Superb Skin Comfort Rings for extra smooth gliding - coupled with Wet shaving option which allows you to shave with Gel/Foam. Cutting Rings are coated with metallic pigments for superb gliding

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

Philips Norelco S9000 Prestige
Braun Series 5 5190cc
Yes

Yes, The beard adapt sensor will always detect the density of your beard. If it is 3 day stubble, the shaver will adjust its blades and power to clear it off without nicking your skin.

Yes

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

FLEXIBLE HEAD

Philips Norelco S9000 Prestige
Braun Series 5 5190cc
Yes

360 degree rotating Flexible shaving head turns or moves to 8 directions making it easier to shave all hard to reach areas.

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

Philips Norelco S9000 Prestige
Braun Series 5 5190cc
Yes

The Nanotech precision blades are extra strong, sharp and effective. These blades are strengthened with nano particles that cut dense beards with the highest precision thus deliver an extremely close, clean shave at skin level

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

Philips Norelco S9000 Prestige
Braun Series 5 5190cc
No

No

Braun Series 5 5190cc

USABILITY

ERGONOMIC HANDLE

Philips Norelco S9000 Prestige
Braun Series 5 5190cc
Yes

Ergonomic handle with textured rubber at the back and metallic finish at the front. The textured rubber at the back ensures that the shaver does not slip-out of your hands when wet 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

Philips Norelco S9000 Prestige
Braun Series 5 5190cc
Yes

Choose from 3 comfort settings to get desired results and these include: (1) Sensitive, (2) Normal and (3) fast. The sensitive setting is for people with sensitive skins, the Normal setting is average usage and the Fast setting is for thick beards.

No

FULLY WASHABLE

Philips Norelco S9000 Prestige
Braun Series 5 5190cc
Yes

Yes, it is 100% washable. You can clean shaving heads with running tap water. Very safe with water.

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

Philips Norelco S9000 Prestige
Braun Series 5 5190cc
No

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

Philips Norelco S9000 Prestige
Braun Series 5 5190cc
Yes

It charges fully in 60 minutes and battery life is 1 hour.

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

Philips Norelco S9000 Prestige
Braun Series 5 5190cc
Yes

It is cordless. You can shave while on the go.

Yes

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

DESIGN

TYPE

Philips Norelco S9000 Prestige
Braun Series 5 5190cc
Yes

Rotary shaver with NanoTech precision blades that shave in a circular motion to offer you with an extremely close shave. These blades are strengthened with Nano particles that cut hair as close as possible

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

Philips Norelco S9000 Prestige
Braun Series 5 5190cc
Yes

You can charge its lithium-ion battery wirelessly with a Wireless Qi charging pad. This pad is included in the box - so you don't have to buy it separately. This wireless charging option sets Norelco S9000 Presitige apart. You can as well use this Wireless Qi charging pad to charge any other Qi-compliant device

No

MECHANISM

Philips Norelco S9000 Prestige
Braun Series 5 5190cc
Yes

Its shaving system is characterised by - BeardAdapt Sensor system which auto detects beard density, NanoTech precision blades and SkinComfort rings which feature protective coating for smooth shaving, Contour detecting heads which move in 8 different directions

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

Philips Norelco S9000 Prestige
Braun Series 5 5190cc
Yes

Its LED digital interface will always show you battery status

Yes

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

BUILD UP

Philips Norelco S9000 Prestige
Braun Series 5 5190cc
Yes

High quality build-up. Looks better than all Norelco shavers on the market

Yes

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

TRIMMER

Philips Norelco S9000 Prestige
Braun Series 5 5190cc
Yes

Features a SmartClick Precision Trimmer which you can use to shape your moustache or sideburn

Yes

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

BATTERY LIFE

Philips Norelco S9000 Prestige
Braun Series 5 5190cc
Yes

1 hour on a 60 minutes charge

Yes

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

ACCESSORIES

Philips Norelco S9000 Prestige
Braun Series 5 5190cc
Yes

Precision trimmer for moustache grooming, Philips Qi Wireless Charger for effortless wireless charging, Premium Travel Case and a Skin cleansing brush for cleaning skin before shaving

Yes

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

Philips Norelco S9000 Prestige

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