Every year we read about new breakthroughs with electric shavers from respected manufacturers, but time and again advances turn out to be mere marketing gimmicks. When we fail to do good research, buying a new shaver can lead to massive disappointment, despite what the manufacturers claim their shavers can do.
We all have different hair types and varied facial contours which make it even more difficult to decide which shaver would work best for you. Despite this, there are some shavers that will give you a shaving experience that’s a step above the rest. These are shavers that can give you a comfortable, clean, close, fast and quality shave. They have repeatedly and consistently proven to be an ideal choice not just for the Pick My Shaver Team but for tens of thousands of men who love electric shavers.
2017 Top Rated Electric shavers
Panasonic ES-LV81 K Arc 5
This shaver comes with a very powerful linear motor drive of 14,000 CPM. If you have thick facial hair, and have been unhappy with other popular shavers, the Arc 5 shaver is your best hope. It is pricey but guaranteed to give you one of the best shaving experiences your money can buy.
Braun Series 7 799CC
The top-of-the-line shaver from Braun is Series 7 799CC. It is capable of both wet and dry shaving ,unlike its predecessors. Comfort, closeness and the quality of this shaver will be hard for its competitors to beat anytime soon. This shaver is also known for handling tricky facial contours with ease.
Philips Norelco 1250X/42 SensoTouch 3D
Looking for the best rotary shaver? If so, you’ll not find a better rotary shaver than Philips Norelco SensoTouch 3D series. Some people prefer rotary shavers over foil shavers because they are known to provide a more even distribution of pressure on the face and work well for longer hairs.
Panasonic ES-LA93 K Arc 4
This shaver comes with the same linear motor drive (14,000 CPM) as Arc 5 but fewer blades (4 blades). If you don’t have a heavy beard you might not need to step up to the 5 blade model. This 4 blade alternative will give you a very efficient and comfortable shave, with less noise, despite still having the same powerful Motor. It is kind on your pocket too.
Braun Series 3 340s/380s
If you’re little short of money yet don’t want to compromise on performance and quality, Braun Series 3 is an excellent choice. You’ll love this shaver especially if you have a light to medium beard. This shaver is a great value for your money and definitely a great shaver for the right user.