The Philips Norelco 1160xcc SensoTouch 2d w/Jet Clean System provides a close shave by following the contours of your face, giving you a closer shave than most electric shavers and without all of the irritation.
Individuals who have used this shaver love how comfortable of a shave it gives in just a fraction of the time it takes to shave with other electric shavers. It even comes with the Jet Clean System, so you no longer have to manually clean the shaver if you do not have the time.
For the price, this is a very good electric razor, but let’s go over a few more points on this unit before you decide if it is right for you.
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You can shave either wet or dry with the SensoTouch 2d. So, it you like to use shaving cream, it is not a problem with this electric shaver. You would just rinse of the excess shaving cream just like a regular razor. You can also shave in the shower with this one too. It has what Philips Norelco calls and AquaTec seal which makes it water proof. It gives a great shave either wet or dry.
It is pretty nice to have the option of using it how you want. Sometimes you are in a hurry and have to dry shave, and other times you want to take your time and wet shave. The choice is your with this shaver.
You get a pretty close shave with the 1160xcc SensoTouch 2d. It has contour following heads to help follow the curves of your face giving you a really close comfortable shave. It doesn’t leave your skin irritated like other shaver do either. Even on the tough spots like your neck or along your jaw is does a decent job getting really close.
It might not get as close as the SensoTouch 3d models or traditional razor, but it gets pretty close, and it is convenient and fast to use.
The Philips Norelco 1160xcc SensoTouch 2d w/Jet Clean System has a number of feature that you should be aware of.
- Two-Dimensional Contouring – Meaning the head pivot in a circular motion and also tilt inwards following the curves of your face for a really close shave.
- DuelPrecision Heads – These heads leave no hair behind by getting the shortest stubble to the longer hairs.
- Super Lift&Cut Blades – These blades lift the hairs and cut them below the surface of the skin to give you a smoother shave.
- AquaTec Seal – This allows you to shave how you want; either wet or dry.
- Precision Trimmer – For trimming up sideburns, mustaches, and beards.
- Jet Clean System – Automatically cleans, lubricates, and charges your electric shaver.
The Philips Norelco 1160xcc SensoTouch 2d comes with the Jet Clean System, which will clean, lubricate, and charge your shaver. However, if you want you can also manually clean the unit. The Jet Clean System just makes it much more convenient.
The Jet Clean System using a cleaning solution to clean the electric shaver. If you clean your shaver daily you will need refill this solution around every 15 days. To use the cleaning system you just basically place the 1160xcc SensoTouch 2d into the Jet Clean System and turn on the cleaning cycle. The complete cleaning and drying cycles will take around two hours or so to complete.
If you choose you can also manually clean the shaver. The head pop open and can be rinsed under hot water to remove all the hairs it has collected. You can also do an even more thorough clean by popping out the blades and cleaning them as well. A brush is provided to help with cleaning.
It is recommended that you clean your electric shaver after every use.
The shaver is actually really quiet for an electric shaver. Most electric shavers are really noisy, but this one is actually pretty quiet.
1.2 x 1.2 x 6.2 inches; 1.2 pounds
The Philips Norelco 1160xcc SensoTouch 2d is a well built, tough shaver. It is really light in weight and feels really good in your hand. It grips rather well and doesn’t seem like it will slip out of your hand when it’s wet.
This particular model can be charged with the Jet Clean System or you can use the included charging stand. It takes around 1 hour to charge the shaver, which will give you about 50 minutes of shave time. So it will last quite awhile on a single charge. It also has a display to let you know when it is fully charged or needs to be charged. If your electric shaver is dead, you can also do a quick 3 minute charge which will give you enough power for a single shave.
- Philips Norelco 1160xcc SensoTouch 2d Electric Shaver
- Charging Stand
- Soft Pouch for travel and storage
- Protective Cap
- Power Cord
- Cleaning Brush
- Jet Clean System
- Jet Clean Solution
Overall people seem to really like this electric shaver. It gives a decent, comfortable shave in a lot less time than other shavers.
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Pros & Cons
The Philips Norelco 1160xcc SensoTouch 2d w/Jet Clean System provide a decent shave that does not irritate the skin. The shaver looks great and feels good in your hand. It comes with the Jet Clean System which makes cleaning your shaver really easy. You can use this one either wet or dry, and it contours well to all the curves of your face. It lasts really long on a single charge.
The Jet Clean System is really large and will take up a lot of your counter space. You also have to purchase refills of the cleaning solution; otherwise you can manually clean it. It gives a decent shave, but it might not get as close as the SensoTouch 3d models.