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Braun 5180

Braun 5180
alaScore 81

57 reviews

Apr, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 57 reviews of Braun 5180. The average rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other Hair Removal for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Hair Removal the Braun 5180 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 81/100 = Very good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 57 reviews)

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Worth the money


I bought this as a gift for my wife, from the onset the difference in the performance against other items my wife had and tried was huge.

Dec, 2011

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This is my first epilator, and so far it's been great. It pull out even the tiny hairs. The first time I used it on my underarms, it was EXTREMELY painful. However, it's bearable. I know, it is very tempting to zoom past the hairs especially when it's ...

Misses very few hairs, hair grows back thinner, hair takes longer to grow back

Painful!, ice glove is useless

Dec, 2011

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Get this instead of mains free....


After two years of intermittent use, my mains free one would take 40 mins to charge and work only 15 mins before running out. This one is a welcome change.

Sep, 2014

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It removes longer hairs, glad I didn't give full price, not overly happy at paying half price, all electrical personal items seem to be over pried for what they are!!

Jun, 2014

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christmas present


got it for my daughter for Christmas, took a while to get use to it loves it now

Jan, 2014

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Great epilator


This is absolutly a great product! It's fast and works properly! The little light is very useful!

Feb, 2013

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Braun Silk-épil 5 SE5180 Epilator - With Comfort System


This is very good hair is out in no time it does hurt but no where as much as my last one only fault is the lead keeps falling out of the epilator

Feb, 2013

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Fed up with shaving and the mess of waxing or creams I decided to try the silk epil.... I have to say I wish I had years ago....its brilliant !!!! Ok it does hurt a bit to start but nothing excessive and trust me I dont like pain. However I found it...

Feb, 2013

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Could be good purchase!


Got this in the sale. Thought I'd got a real bargain still could be a great bargain.The only thing is I haven't been able to use it yet as it has a 2 pin plug which was a little detail left out of the description.So when I do get a converter plug I may...

Feb, 2013

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Best purchase I've made in a while


I was reluctant to buy one of these because I've heard how painful they can be however, I decided to go for it as I'm fed up with the itching I get caused by shaving. On first go I had a bottle of wine to numb the anticipated pain although surprisingly...

Feb, 2013

Product Specifications


Color of product:Green

Energy Management

AC adapter input voltage:12
AC adapter output voltage:12
Mains power: Yes
Power Requirements:12 V Adapter
Rechargeable: No

Other Features

Rechargeable: Yes

Packaging Content

Cleaning brush: Yes
Storage pouch: Yes


AC adapter input voltage:12
Power Requirements:12 V Adapter

Technical Details

AC adapter bundled: Yes
Active massage system: Yes
Backlight: Yes
Ceramic epilation system: Yes
Color of product:Green / Green, White / Purple, White / Violet, White
Connectivity Technology:Wireless
Cooling:No / Yes
Detachable shaving head: Yes
Exfoliating body puff: Yes
Floating head:N
Massage function: Yes
Minimum hair length:0.0197
Number of Speeds:2
Number of tweezers:4 / 40
Shaver: No
Soothing ice pack: Yes
Trimmer: No
Washable: Yes
Waterproof: Yes
Wet & Dry: No
Wireless technologies:Wireless

Weight & Dimensions

Package depth:7.09
Package height:7.76
Package weight:20.9
Package width:2.56