In the industry of electric shavers, there are only a handful of dependable brands that really live up to their claims. One of them is Braun. When they finally introduced the Braun Series 9, users all over the world know that they are serious in backing up their mission to provide nothing but convenience and a great time when shaving.
One of the models under this series is the Braun Series 9 9090cc electric shaver. This model is often considered as the fastest, most advanced, and also one of the most expensive electric foil shavers out there. However, this extra cost gets you covered with all the features that it offers.
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Specs & Features of Braun Series 9 9090cc Shaver:
- World's best electric shaver in efficiency and skin comfort. Proven on 3-day beards
- SyncroSonic technology with 40,000 cross cutting movements per minute, removing more hair in the first stroke than any other shaver
- Four individual and specialised cutting elements that capture different types of hair. Flexible shaving system for maximum gentle skin contact
- 100% waterproof wet/dry razor for use under the shower
- 5-action alcohol based Clean&Charge Station: 1 touch to hygienically clean, charge, lubricate, select cleaning intensity and dry.
Here are some of the features of Braun Series 9 9090cc:
a. SyncroSonic Technology
This unit introduces an all-new cutting head, featuring a SyncroSonic technology. It boasts the capacity of reaching up to 40,000 cross-cutting actions per minute. This only means that you can expect experiencing a comfortable shave without having to deal with tugging. This is all made possible by the use of its unique 4 cutting elements.
If you look closer at the shaving head of this unit, you will notice an extra cutting element, which is the direct cut & trimmer, aligning facial hair that is all over the place, before cutting it. As such, this razor is ideal for beard growing across different directions.
b. Charging & Cleaning Station
The addition of a charging and cleaning station makes your life easier after shaving. To make things even more convenient, the manufacturer has redesigned the charger base in order to make the process faster and easier than before. As claimed by the manufacturer, the cleaning station charges, lubricates, disinfects, and dries the razor at a single touch of a button.
After shaving, you can simply put it back on its charging station, and it will keep the batteries charged fully automatically. At the same time, its alcohol-based cleaning system automatically chooses the cleaning mode for maximum fluid consumption.
c. Sideburn and Goatee Trimmer
This electric shaver comes with a pop-up trimmer which can be used in trimming the sideburn and goatee locations. This is very convenient because this only means that you do not have to purchase a different beard trimmer.
The auto-voltage feature of the Braun Series 9 9090cc model gives you the assurance that there is no need to worry about voltage use as it will work effectively on outlets between 100 and 240 volts. However, if you are using a different outlet configuration, you may have to get a separate adaptor for this unit.
e. Portable Package
One of the best advantages of using the Braun Series 9 9090cc is the fact that it is designed as a travel buddy. This means that you can bring this shaver with you when you travel to family vacations or business trips. It also comes with a fine-looking leather case. Even without completely charging it, you can still continue to use it for 50 minutes straight before its Li-ion battery starts to run out.
You also have the option to plug its cord directly into the razor, which means that there is no need for you to always bring its bulky charging base. At the same time, it also comes with a cleaning brush, allowing you to keep the shaving head clean even without its cleaning base while on the road.
In contrast to other shavers which are either splash proof or waterproof, this model is completely waterproof. According to the claim of the manufacturer, the Braun Series 9 9090cc is waterproof up to 5 meters in water depth without encountering hassles.
g. Convenient LED Display
As a cordless foil shaver, you can expect convenience. However, unlike others, this model allows you to see the remaining amount of battery left. This is made possible by its LED display, showing the remaining operation time, as well as the hygiene level. This is what makes this model better compared to other models from the previous series because you can see the exact number of minutes left before it runs out of power.
h. Multi-Directional Shaving Head
This model comes with a flexible shaving head which can be adjusted easily in ten different ways, thus allowing the head to cut facial hair and beard quite efficiently. Unless you are sporting an unkempt and extremely thick beard, getting that clean and shaven look will not take you much time.
Performance of Braun Series 9 9090cc:
Overall, in terms of performance, you can expect a lot of good things about the Braun Series 9 9090cc model. It is built with a durability in mind. Despite being constructed with plastic, it is not fragile. In fact, the quality is solid enough, with a good grip, ideal for use even if you have wet hands. The shaving head also features unique capabilities which make it highly effective as an electric foil shaver.
Comparison: Braun Series 9 9090cc vs. 9290cc
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Braun Series 9 9290cc is a new version of 9090cc.
Both the 9090cc and the 9290cc models are under the Series 9 of Braun. However, there are differences in the features. For one, the Braun Series 9 9090cc model uses an OptiFoil technology, while the Braun Series 9 9290cc model uses AutoSense technology which shaves even denser beards effectively. The 9290cc model also has extra features, such as the use of a Contour Flex Head direction which adapts to the type of skin and beard that you have.
Conclusion: Overall, the Braun Series 9 9090cc model is quite impressive. It looked and actually felt premium quality, producing a level of shaving experience which is second to none. It also provides you peace of mind, knowing that you will not have to worry about skin irritation. It is a recommended option for those who likes to use an electric shaver which is packed by features that make it effective.