Philips Norelco Shaver 4500 (AT830/46) – 2020 Honest Review

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This cordless shaver affords you the luxury of shaving at home any way you want. Designed for both wet use and dry use, it provides a smooth, close and relaxing shave while providing a protection on the layer of your skin. It is perfect for shaving your head, your beard, and for touching up your mustache and sideburns.

Features and Specifications

AquaTec Seal

This hair clipper has a PowerTouch technology and is fitted with an AquaTec Seal, giving you the choice of either a dry shave or a wet shave. It also gives you the option to use it with or without using a shaving cream or gel. Rest assured that the device is protected from water damage.

Pivoting Head

The three rotating trimming blades are mounted on a pivot in order to stay in close contact with the skin for a quick and easy. Gone are the days when grooming took a big chunk out of your daily routine!

Super Lift&Cut Dual Action Blades

The flexibility of the shaving heads allows them to automatically bend to every contour of your face, neck, and head to decrease pressure and diminish skin burns or laceration. These low-friction rounded blades provide additional protection for your skin. This shaver is also fitted with original lift & cut double-action round blades that cut facial hairs and cut just below skin level without causing any damage.

DualPrecision Shaving System

DualPrecison shaving system device to efficiently and accurately shave both long facial hairs and tiny stiff hairs.

Special Trimmer

The shaver is equipped with a trimmer that pop-up out to help you with completing your shaving routine.

Washable Design

The shaver is also capable of being washed. Hold the clipper below running water and slightly brush to remove the dirt on the blades by using the special brush that you received upon purchase.

Quick and Easy Charging

An hour of charging will give you almost an hour of shaving time too. You also have the option to quick-charge it, which will give you the chance to use it for a single shave. Now you can experience the handiness of this cordless shaver either for home use or on your travels.

What Customers Are Saying

Customers, especially those who have switched over from manual shaving, truly enjoy the closeness of the shave provided by this shaver. It is almost as close as a blade, and the overall expense is a fraction of the expense incurred by purchasing replacement blades on a regular basis.

While most customers are very happy with this product, there are those who complain that the shaving head loses quality over time. Like any other mechanical product, wear and tear of the moving parts is inevitable.

However, it is advised by the manufacturers that you replace the shaving head every six months to a year. This way you can get the maximum benefit from the shaver with minimum expense.

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Who Should Buy This Product

This product is for men who prefer electric shavers to manual razors. If you want a quick and easy shave and don’t want the hassle of the manual shaving process or the expense of replacement razor blades, then this product is the perfect solution for you.

Who Shouldn’t Buy This Product

If you are a wet shaver and prefer the ritual of the wet shaving process, then this product will not be a good choice for you.


Do away with the tedium of the wet shaving routine, and make your grooming routine much simpler with the Philips Norelco AT830 PowerTouch Cordless Razor.