Norelco Electric Razor Electric
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GyroFlex 2D Technology to adjust to face contours

The Philips Norelco 1150X/46 is designed with the Gyroflex 2D technology that makes the shaving surface pliable in two dimensions and hence the shaving heads can conform to the bumps and indents on the skin surface ensuring that the shaving blades get to cut most of all the hairs. This technology allows you to be able to cut off the hidden hairs under skin folds and it does well for angular shaped faces.

Dual Precision Shaving Heads

The Norelco 1150X/46 electric razor is designed to be able to capture stubborn hairs such as long hairs and short stubbles. There are slots on the shaving surface where long hairs are trapped and cut, and there are holes on the shaving heads that help shave short obstinate stubble. The 1150X/46 Senso Touch 2D electric razor design incorporates the patented super lift and cut dual blade system. This technology lifts the hairs while shaving ensuring that the hair can be cut below skin level. The shaving surface has low friction and does not to cause any skin irritation.

Cordless and battery powered

The Philips Norelco Senso Touch shaver is powered by lithium batteries and you do not need a constant power supply while shaving. This means you can move freely about as you shave without being encumbered by a power cord. This electric shaver needs an hour of charging to get fully charged. This full charge provides 40 minutes of uninterrupted use. If you are flat out of charge, you can charge the shaver for 5 minutes that will provide about 3 minutes of shaving time that is sufficient for a quick shave.

Wet or dry shaving

You can use the Philips Norelco 1150X along with foam or gel or you can shave dry. The shaver is not affected by any amount of moisture and when you shave dry, your skin will not be at any risk of damage or irritation.

Easy Handling

The design of the Norelco 1150X/46 allows the user to hold it easily and comfortably. It is designed with a rubber ridge that goes around the shaver which helps in making it have a good grip and it does not slip and slide even when wet. The design is ergonomic and it comfortably fits into the palm of the hand.

Travel friendly

The Norelco sensotouch 2D electric shaver has features such as a protective cap and a travel lock that make it safe when travelling. The shaver has dimensions of 1.2 x 1.2 x6.2 inches and has a weight of 1.2 pounds. It comes with a soft case where you can pack it for travel or for use outdoors. The shaver can be used with 100 volts or 240 volts and can be used anywhere internationally.

Strengths

Cordless convenience

You can the Norelco SensoTouch 2D without being limited by a cord; which prevents movement around a large area. You can also use it in a place with no power source.

Indicator lights

The Philips Norelco 1150/46 has three indicator lights, the battery low warning, the control lock indicator, and the battery charging indicator that make it user friendly.

The fast recharge time

The Philips Norelco sensotouch charges very fast and holds the charge for a considerable length of time

Weaknesses

One cannot use direct power

You can only use the Norelco Sensotouch while cordless and therefore, you cannot shave for a long period.

High usage costs

You need to replace the shaving heads annually, which makes it costly

Short battery life

It has a short battery life compared to other sensotouch electric shavers. In addition, the battery cannot be replaced, and this reduces the Philip Norelco 1150/46 life.

Overall Verdict

The Philip Norelco is a shaver that can be used without plugging it into a constant power supply. You can charge it for a short time and have enough charge for a quick shave. However, this shaver does not have much life, as the batteries are not replaceable once they wear out.