CATEGORY : Electric Shavers

Philips Norelco S9000 Prestige VS. Philips Norelco 9700

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Winner:

Philips Norelco S9000 Prestige

Reasons to buy Philips Norelco S9000 Prestige:

  • button icon Smooth shaving heads
  • button icon Wireless Charging option
  • button icon Personal Comfort Settings
  • button icon BeardAdapt Sensor checks hair density 15 times per second
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Runners Up:

Philips Norelco 9700

Reasons to buy Philips Norelco 9700 :

  • button icon Flexible shaving heads move in 8 directions
  • button icon Choose speed settings
  • button icon Wet and Dry shaving system
  • button icon Able to shave 3 day stubble
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summary Review:

PERFORMANCE
WINNER :

Philips Norelco S9000 Prestige

  • BEARD DENSITY SENSOR
USABILITY
WINNER :

Philips Norelco 9700

  • CLEANING MACHINE
DESIGN
WINNER :

Philips Norelco S9000 Prestige

  • WIRELESS CHARGING
Comparison Winner
Philips Norelco S9000 Prestige

Reasons why we like it:

  • BEARD DENSITY SENSOR
  • WIRELESS CHARGING
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COMPARISON – Philips Norelco S9000 Prestige VS. Philips Norelco 9700

PERFORMANCE

WORKS WITH GEL OR FOAM

Philips Norelco S9000 Prestige
Philips Norelco 9700
Yes

You can choose between wet/dry shaving. Men with sensitive skins, a wet shave is the best option for you - apply gel/foam to soften your beards - this will make the shaving process smoother and faster. On the other hand, those who prefer shaving with water while in the shower - S9000 will serve you better.

Yes

With its AquaTec technology shaver 9700 can be used with gel or foam. You can enjoy either a wet or dry shave at any time. The choice is yours to make basing on your skin type.

CPM

Philips Norelco S9000 Prestige
Philips Norelco 9700
No

No

CONTOUR ADAPTABILITY

Philips Norelco S9000 Prestige
Philips Norelco 9700
Yes

Features 3 ContourDetect heads which move in 8 different directions following every facial contour, catching hair in all hard-to-shave areas like the jaw line and neck. You will always get an extremely close, clean and smooth shave.

Yes

With its pivoting head that moves up to 8 directions, it will be in position to follow all facial contours and also be in position to clean those hard-to-reach areas

BEARD DENSITY SENSOR

Philips Norelco S9000 Prestige
Philips Norelco 9700
Yes

The Beard Adapt Sensor will always monitor beard density 15 times per second and it will automatically adjust the shavers speed

No

FOR ALL SKIN TYPES

Philips Norelco S9000 Prestige
Philips Norelco 9700
Yes

Features Superb Skin Comfort Rings for extra smooth gliding - coupled with Wet shaving option which allows you to shave with Gel/Foam. Cutting Rings are coated with metallic pigments for superb gliding

Yes

It is ideal for all skin types. The AquaTec technology allows you to wet shave with gel OR foam and the upgraded V Track Precision Blades that gently capture hair of any length for thorough cutting without pulling or nicking the skin.

WORKS ON 3 DAY STUBBLE

Philips Norelco S9000 Prestige
Philips Norelco 9700
Yes

Yes, The beard adapt sensor will always detect the density of your beard. If it is 3 day stubble, the shaver will adjust its blades and power to clear it off without nicking your skin.

Yes

The V Track Precision Blades are in position to capture and cut 1 day up to 3 day stubble. These blades are self-sharpening to ensure premium performance day after day

FLEXIBLE HEAD

Philips Norelco S9000 Prestige
Philips Norelco 9700
Yes

360 degree rotating Flexible shaving head turns or moves to 8 directions making it easier to shave all hard to reach areas.

Yes

The 3 shaving heads can move in 8 different directions following all facial contours. Guarantying you with a clean close shave

GOOD ON THICK BEARDS

Philips Norelco S9000 Prestige
Philips Norelco 9700
Yes

The Nanotech precision blades are extra strong, sharp and effective. These blades are strengthened with nano particles that cut dense beards with the highest precision thus deliver an extremely close, clean shave at skin level

Yes

It can shave very thick beards using sharp V Track Precision Blades which are self sharpening. You can also set its speed to suit your best needs

CAN SHAVE HEAD

Philips Norelco S9000 Prestige
Philips Norelco 9700
No

No

Philips Norelco S9000 Prestige

USABILITY

ERGONOMIC HANDLE

Philips Norelco S9000 Prestige
Philips Norelco 9700
Yes

Ergonomic handle with textured rubber at the back and metallic finish at the front. The textured rubber at the back ensures that the shaver does not slip-out of your hands when wet shaving in the shower

Yes

Features an ergonomic handle with a textured back for a better grip when shaving while in the shower

SPEED SETTINGS

Philips Norelco S9000 Prestige
Philips Norelco 9700
Yes

Choose from 3 comfort settings to get desired results and these include: (1) Sensitive, (2) Normal and (3) fast. The sensitive setting is for people with sensitive skins, the Normal setting is average usage and the Fast setting is for thick beards.

Yes

Choose between 3 speed to get custom results. Normal speed, will give you a thorough shave, Fast Speed, this one will give you a quick shave, Slow speed , ideal for sensitive skins

FULLY WASHABLE

Philips Norelco S9000 Prestige
Philips Norelco 9700
Yes

Yes, it is 100% washable. You can clean shaving heads with running tap water. Very safe with water.

Yes

It is shower proof, so you can clean it with running tap water and a brush

CLEANING MACHINE

Philips Norelco S9000 Prestige
Philips Norelco 9700
No

Yes

Comes with a Smart Clean Cleaning System which cleans charges, lubricates and dries the shaver. You should always clean your shaver after use to maintain its performance

CHARGING TIME

Philips Norelco S9000 Prestige
Philips Norelco 9700
Yes

It charges fully in 60 minutes and battery life is 1 hour.

Yes

Its Lithium Ion Battery charges fully in 60 minutes and this will give you 1 hour of shaving time

CORDLESS

Philips Norelco S9000 Prestige
Philips Norelco 9700
Yes

It is cordless. You can shave while on the go.

Yes

Yes, it is a cordless rotary shaver

Philips Norelco 9700

DESIGN

TYPE

Philips Norelco S9000 Prestige
Philips Norelco 9700
Yes

Rotary shaver with NanoTech precision blades that shave in a circular motion to offer you with an extremely close shave. These blades are strengthened with Nano particles that cut hair as close as possible

Yes

Rotary shaver with circular shaving blades that cut as close as possible without nicking or pulling your skin

WIRELESS CHARGING

Philips Norelco S9000 Prestige
Philips Norelco 9700
Yes

You can charge its lithium-ion battery wirelessly with a Wireless Qi charging pad. This pad is included in the box - so you don't have to buy it separately. This wireless charging option sets Norelco S9000 Presitige apart. You can as well use this Wireless Qi charging pad to charge any other Qi-compliant device

No

MECHANISM

Philips Norelco S9000 Prestige
Philips Norelco 9700
Yes

Its shaving system is characterised by - BeardAdapt Sensor system which auto detects beard density, NanoTech precision blades and SkinComfort rings which feature protective coating for smooth shaving, Contour detecting heads which move in 8 different directions

Yes

It's shaving system is characterized by; (1), Contour Detect Technology which follows every contour on your face and neck, (2), Flexible pivoting head which moves up to 8 directions, (3) V-Track Precision Blades which self sharpen to ensure premium performance year after year and (4) Personal Comfort Settings that enable you to customize the performance of the shaver

DISPLAY

Philips Norelco S9000 Prestige
Philips Norelco 9700
Yes

Its LED digital interface will always show you battery status

Yes

Its Digital User Interface has a built-in motion sensor which displays battery level percentage, battery low indicator, travel lock indicator, replacement head indicator, and a cleaning indicator

BUILD UP

Philips Norelco S9000 Prestige
Philips Norelco 9700
Yes

High quality build-up. Looks better than all Norelco shavers on the market

Yes

Well built with a LED Display, Ergonomic handle, fully water proof, Smooth shaving heads and a SmartClick Precision Trimmer which you can use to shape,groom your mustache

TRIMMER

Philips Norelco S9000 Prestige
Philips Norelco 9700
Yes

Features a SmartClick Precision Trimmer which you can use to shape your moustache or sideburn

Yes

Comes with a SmartClick Precision Trimmer which you attach to the shaver's head. You can use this precision trimmer to trim your beard ,mustache and sideburn

BATTERY LIFE

Philips Norelco S9000 Prestige
Philips Norelco 9700
Yes

1 hour on a 60 minutes charge

Yes

1 hour on a 60 minutes full charge

ACCESSORIES

Philips Norelco S9000 Prestige
Philips Norelco 9700
Yes

Precision trimmer for moustache grooming, Philips Qi Wireless Charger for effortless wireless charging, Premium Travel Case and a Skin cleansing brush for cleaning skin before shaving

Yes

SmartClean PLUS System, Cleaning cartridge, SmartClick precision trimmer, SmartClick cleansing brush, Power cord, and Travel case

Philips Norelco S9000 Prestige

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