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Philips HP8656

Philips HP8656
alaAverage 4.3

98 reviews

May, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 98 reviews of Philips HP8656. The average rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other Haircare for all reviews. People really like the reliability and design. The size and usability also get good reviews, whereas there are some less positive reviews about the price.

usability, size, design, reliability

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On average, users rate this product 85/100.

Review analysis

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Consumer review (argos.co.uk)

didn't like it

 

I have medium lenght hair with waves (not curls). As I work for an airline, I need to have a net appearance every day, so I usually use a hairdryer and a straightener. I bought this product because I though it would do the same but faster (only one...

Oct, 2012

Consumer review (argos.co.uk)

Great sale price

 

I found that this product worked good on fine hair (as I have fine hair) however, my daughter has very thick hair and she found it worked well on her's too. So no more leaving the house will a fuzzy hair. The price had been reduced since I first saw...

Oct, 2012

Consumer review (argos.co.uk)

Philips Straightening Brush

 

I purchased this hairstyler mainly for the paddle brush attachment. So far I've only used the volumiser and paddle brush attachment. I found that the volumiser dries hair quite quickly. I've got fine, shoulder length hair which is kinky with a tendency...

Oct, 2012

Consumer review (argos.co.uk)

Philips HP8656 Straightening Hot Ar Brush

 

Am very disappointed with this hot air brush. Have found it very difficult to use. It's rather big to hold and your hair flies all over the place whe using the round brushes and you end up looking like a fuzzy haired freak. It's back to my old tried...

Oct, 2012

Consumer review (argos.co.uk)

Beyond Hopeless

 

I thought this idea was great but no. I have medium thickness hair with a wave and this did nothing to make it curl or straighten. It is noisy, takes an age and it is not fit for the intended purpose. I always read the reviews to find out what people...

Oct, 2012

Consumer review (argos.co.uk)

Value For Money

 

Bought this for my hair as i have very thick curly afro hair. Used this & it was wonderful..

Sep, 2012

Consumer review (argos.co.uk)

good purchase

 

I would have given this product a 5 star rating if the barrel of the dryer wasnt so big. I have small hands and struggle a bit to get my hands around it. Apart from that, i think its great. I have Afro Carribean hair and it dries and straightens my...

Sep, 2012

Product Specifications

Color

Color of product:Black / Violet

Energy Management

AC input voltage:110 - 217 / 200 / 220 - 240 / 220-240
Power:1000

Ergonomics

Color of product:Black / Black, Purple
Cord Length:78.7
Hangable:Y
Hanging type:Hanging loop
On/Off switch:Y

Features

Adjustable temperature:Y
Adjustable Thermostat:Y
Auto power off: No
Barrel diameter:1.5
Cable Length:78.7
Ceramic heating system: Yes
Color of product:Black / Black, Purple / Violet
Cool shot function: Yes
Cord Length:78.7
Device type:Warm
Hangable:Y
Hanging loop: Yes
Hanging type:Hanging loop
Ion conditioning: Yes
Number of heating levels:3
On/Off switch: Yes
Paddle straightening brush:Y
Pouch: Yes
Product type:Hair styler
Thermobrush:Y
Type:Warm hair styler
Volumizer:Y

Other Features

Product type:Hair styler

Packaging Content

Hair care accessories:Brush head, Nozzle, Volume styler / Brush, Nozzle / Brush, Nozzle, Volume styler
Pouch:Y
Retractable bristle brush:

Performance

Adjustable Thermostat:Y
Ceramic heating system:Y
Cool shot function:Y
Ion conditioning:Y
Number of heating levels:3
Technology:Warm

Ports & interfaces

Cord Length:78.7

Power

AC input voltage:110 - 217 / 200 / 220 - 240 / 220-240
Power:1000

Technical Details

Auto power off: No
Barrel diameter:1.5
Cable Length:78.7
Ceramic heating system: Yes
Cool shot function: Yes
Device type:Warm
Hanging loop: Yes
Ion conditioning: Yes
Number of heating levels:3
On/Off switch: Yes
Pouch: Yes
Power:1000
Retractable brush: Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Barrel diameter:1.5
Width:1.5