Philips AT 890 Aquatouch

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Philips AT 890 Aquatouch

Men's Shaver - Rechargeable - Rotary Action - Washable - Wet Use

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Review of "Philips AT 890 Aquatouch"

published 14/04/2012 | Bharman
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Pro Great Shave, Long-Life Charge, Waterproof, Value
Cons Not great as a dry shaver
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"A great electric shaver"

This shaver is a real investment.
It has all the benefits of a wet shave; close, comfortable and reduced shaving rash whilst maintaining the speed convenience of an electric shaver. This, however, only applies to when you use it as a wet shaver. Wet face, gel/foam etc.

The shaver is completely waterproof so it's useable in the shower/bath which I can say, works really well. The hot water and steam of the shower opens up the pores allowing for a closer shave without causing hair to be manipulated in a way that may cause ingrown hairs.

The clipper on the back works perfectly well but has a slight flaw. The clipper itself has a weak holding mechenism which means slight pressure causes it to want to close again - this can be resolved by using your thumb to hold it out.

In terms of battery life - It's great. A full charge (less than an hour i forgot to count) lasts at times a week which is incredible and when the battery is running low - the LED on the front flashes to let you know. Because this flashing is pretty unavoidable it eliminates the chance you wont see it and it'll run out mid-shave.


As a dry shaver it is exactly the same as any other, in fact I would say a foil electric is still better in terms of comfort and reduced shaving rash.

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Product Information : Philips AT 890 Aquatouch

Manufacturer's product description

Men's Shaver - Rechargeable - Rotary Action - Washable - Wet Use

Product Details

EAN: 8710103593881, 8710103543039, 5053390979024

Manufacturer: Philips

Power Supply: Rechargeable

Electric Cleaning Option: without Electric Cleaning

Integrated Emulsion: No

Number of Rotating Heads: 3 heads

Rotary Action / Vibrating Foil: Rotary Action

Washable: Washable

Power Capacity Control: Yes

Wet & Dry Use: Wet Use

Type: Men's Shaver

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