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Philips AT890
9.3 out of 10

Philips AT890

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Reviews for Philips AT890

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Overall 10
10

Very good value for money

Anonymous, Boots
5 June 2013
  • Excerpt: Bought at special offer price as first electric shaver for son who is very plesed with it. Holds charge well, easy to use, good value for money.
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Overall 6
6.0

feels solid but doesn't shave as closely as my older (and very fragile) Philips razors.

Mr. D. Pratt, Amazon
4 June 2013
  • Summary: This purchase was to replace a pair of earlier Philips razors, neither of which survived beyond 2 years. While they were much more fragile they gave a much better cut than the Aquatouch. Ah well, I guess you can't get reliability and quality in this world!
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Overall 2
2.0

Trimmer is next to useless

Impartial pete, Amazon
1 June 2013
  • Summary: The trimmer (on the back of shaver) on this overrated device, is as near to useless at cutting as using a wet sausage. I also go along with how poor it is at cutting deep around the neck area, takes a very long time. Used for 6 months, roll on next xmas for replacement.
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Overall 4
4.0

Disappointed

jp2, Amazon
1 June 2013
  • Summary: Bought this for my husband last April. Shave quality good but not quite as good as previous Philips razor. He was pleased with it until today when it just won't switch on. According to reviews on the WHICH? website this is a common problem. Thirteen and a half months is too short a life for what is supposed to be a good quality product when it has been looked after in accordance with the instructions.
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Overall 10
10

A great wet shave

J. Collis, Amazon
17 May 2013
  • Summary: I have always used electric shavers because of rash issues. Up to now I have only used foil type shavers, mainly Braun. I had tried Philips in the past, but found them less effective than foil when using as a dry shaver. When my old Braun shaver battery started to fail, I saw this product, read the reviews, in particular when used wet, and decided to go for it. Fantastic, I use Nivea shaving gel for my wet shave and the comfort and speed of the shave is really good.
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Overall 10
10

Just the job !

Malcolm Anthony Westbrook, Amazon
10 May 2013
  • Summary: This is top quality , good value for money and brilliant shave . I had a Phillips before this that was poor ,but gave this a go , from the comments made in previous reviews , and it comes up to a high standard .
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Overall 8
8.0

Good shaver but could be better

Stuart T, Amazon
2 May 2013
  • Summary: Electric shavers are totally personal things so any review must be read on this basis. For example, I have decided (at last) that my beard is best suited to a rotary shaver like the Aqua Touch Plus. A couple of years ago I bought through Amazon, a Panasonic non-rotary. I read all the reviews, considered the price and bought. The shaver turned out a real disappointment.
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Overall 8
8.0

Smooth results every time

Anonymous, Boots
23 April 2013
  • Excerpt: I have a skin disorder which causes my to bleed very easily and although an avid wet shaver all my adult life - you cant get a good close electric shave can you? - I was fed up of nicking myself which we all do from time to time. Time to try again I thought although I was of the opinion that you don't get the same quality shave with an electric shaver.
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Overall 2
2.0

Second one to go wrong in use

Amazon Customer, Amazon
16 April 2013
  • Summary: This is the second shaver of this type that I have bought. I have been buying Philips shavers for years and I am very pleased with them. After a while, the heads need to be replaced and it is usually cheaper to buy a new razor than get replacement heads. When the first shaver of this type failed after quite a short period, I thought the problem was due to water.
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Overall 6
6.0

Inbuilt blade obsolescence

Tan y ddraig, Amazon
21 March 2013
  • Summary: I have used this shaver for nearly a year now and have to say that whilst initially it was very good, the performance is starting to decline, no doubt due to the rotary blades becoming blunt. This has always been a problem with Phillips shavers and I just wish they'd use better quality steel to last longer, rather than having to fork out a fortune on replacements every year. The shaver is lightweight but unfortunately in a cheap tacky way that matches the case.
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