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Philips Norelco AT830/41 PowerTouch Electric Razor Review

PowerTouch is another good looking product line from Philips Norelco. It’s cordless and cheaper than SensoTouch shavers. But yet it gives a very close shave and built keeping skin safety in mind. Philips Norelco AT830/41 is also powered with Philips Aquatec technology.

AT830/41 is the most advanced shaver in PowerTouch product line. It’s pretty in design and shaped perfectly to fit in hand. It has ability to cut long hairs as well as short stubble. Its Aquatec technology allows you to shaver wet or dry.

Design

Aquatec design lets you shave wet or dry, meaning that AT830/41 is completely waterproof. You can even use it on shower. Or you can simply shave dry. It gives the same level of close shave in both ways. It’s just your personal preference. The shaver is designed cordless to shave any part of face and neck without having problems. Norelco AT830/41 can reach any “hard to shave’ area on your face and clean it with help of smart pivot heads. It’s easy to handle and easy to control while shaving.

It doesn’t feel like a cheap shaver. And it’s not. It’s made with Philips many years of experience and exclusive features. But it doesn’t feels like top shaver either. With SensoTouch shavers around, AT830/41 looks like an old fashion shaver. But it’s not.
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Performance

Without doubt Philips Norelco AT830/41 will give you a very close shave, kind of shave that a brand new blade can give. It can shave from long hair to short stubble. Nothing will be left behind and it does it very quickly. It perfectly fits your busy lifestyle. It even has a 3 minute quick charge feature that is enough for one shave. If the battery is empty, you can just plug it for 3 minutes and have a quick shave.

Talking about battery, the shaver is powered by a rechargeable Li-Ion battery. It takes one hour to charge the battery and then gives 50 minutes of cordless shaving. Its blades are also durable and will last for more than a year. But it’s recommended to replace the blades once a year to enjoy continued close shaving.

Features

Since it’s the top of PowerTouch product line, it bundled every single feature on the product line. Combination these so called features make it an extremely powerful yet completely safe cutting machine for your facial hair.

  • Aquatec – Gives option to shave wet or dry
  • DualPrecision – Catches long hairs to short stubble
  • Super Lift&Cut – Cut hair from below the skin level
  • Smart Pivot – Keeps heads in close contact with your skin
  • Pop-up trimmer – for sideburns, mustache, and more
  • Fully washable

Shaver is also very easy to maintain. Holding it against running water will clean up the shaver. Replacing blades once per year will continue to give you a close shave.

Feedback

Philips Norelco AT830/41 has 4.1 out of 5 rating from 145 consumers on Amazon.com. Anything above 4 is a good rating on Amazon. It simply means that the shaver is working and people own it loves it. Below are some review titles for amazon’s review section.

  • A slightly above-average mid-range electric shaver
  • The best electric razor I’ve used
  • Exactly what I was looking for
  • Very pleased

What’s in the Box?

  • Philips Norelco AT830/41 Cordless razor
  • Protective cap
  • Power cord
  • Cleaning brush
  • Manual

So the bottom line is Philips Norelco AT830/41 not a bad option if you’re looking for a cordless shaver with reasonably cheap price. It’s durable and easy to use. The main thing I love about this that it only take one hour to charge and delivers 50 minutes of shaver time when fully charged. The shave is worth the money.
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