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Philips RQ1095

Philips RQ1095
alaAverage 3.9

398 reviews

May, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 398 reviews of Philips RQ1095. The average rating for this product is 3.7/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other Shaving & Hair Removal for all reviews. People are impressed by the size. The design is also mentioned favorably. Some have doubts about the price, and comments are divided on the reliability.

usability, design, size


On average, users rate this product 73/100 and experts rate this product 83/100.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 217 user reviews of Philips RQ1095 from The average user rating for this product is 3.6/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Shaving & Hair Removal on Reviewers are impressed by the size. The design is also appreciated, but there are some mixed views about the reliability. There are some less positive opinions about the price.

usability, design, size


74% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Philips RQ1095 Arcitec Rechargeable Rotary ShaverPhilips RQ1095 Arcitec Rechargeable Rotary Shaver

May, 2018

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Philips RQ1095 ARCitec Rotary Shaver


With a flex-and-pivot, fully washable head, the Philips RQ1095 ARCitec Rotary Shaver has a precision trimmer for moustache and sideburn clipping. It comes with a power pod for quick charge time – one hour's charging gives 65 minutes shaving time. An...

Nov, 2008

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Review: Philips Arcitec RQ 1095 Electric Rotary Shaver | Absolute Gadget


We were going to have a great big shaver group test, but like a party where you invite loads of people but only a few turn up, just Philips and Braun (we'll be reviewing soon) could be bothered to send any review kit. So we are going to just do...

Recharging takes about an hour to charge up from flat and the battery lasts a very long time, we reckon that you could take the thing on holiday without the charging pod. However the pod is quite big as it covers the whole shaver and not just the heads

Nov, 2007

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Review of Philips Arcitec RQ1095 electric shaver


Overall results were very good. It shaved really efficiently the first few times and then some awkward areas had to be repeat shaved. The clever cleaning mechanism is easy to use - the shaver cleans itself automatically in its stand with the solution...

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Philips RQ 1095 Arcitec electric shaver


Philips RQ 1095 Arcitec electric shaver is a companion to me that I cannot imagine shaving without. Before its entry into my house, I was usually never comfortable with the razor shaves and feared cuts and bruises. But with Philips RQ 1095 Arcitec...

Oct, 2009

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Great shave, once you get used to it

Quite expensive

Sep, 2010

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I always shave electric and this is the best rotary shaver I have ever used. No skin irritation after use and a very clean shave.

I have not found any to date.

Aug, 2010

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Doesn't shave that well, older phillip shaver i had shaved a lot better... def. not worth the money

Feb, 2010

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Flexible head.

Expensive and does not shave as close as cheap blade razors from Aldi or Lidel.

Jul, 2009

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bad shaves...not the same as manual shaver

Mar, 2009

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Super Shaver


This is such a great shaver. Easy to use and gives great results. I just swill it out each time under the tap and then give it a proper clean every few weeks or so in the unit. It is expensive but the charging last for a really long time. You can...

Feb, 2009

Product Specifications


Color of product:Black
Electronic on/off switch: Yes
Jet Clean system: Yes
LED Indicators:Y
Material:Stainless Steel
Travel lock: Yes
Washable:Y / Yes
Waterproof: Yes

Energy Management

Battery recharge time:1
Charging Time:1
Power Source:Battery
Quick charge: Yes
Rechargeable: Yes
Shaving time:21


Charging indicator: Yes
Cleaning Indicator: Yes
LED Indicators: Yes
Replace shaving heads indicator: Yes
Shaving unit replacement indicator: Yes

Other Features

Automatic low cleaning fluid warning sign: Yes
Charging base:Y
Charging stand: Yes
Closed box: Yes
Corrosion free heads: Yes
Fine brushed stainless steel housing shell: Yes
Flex & pivot action: Yes
LCD multipurpose display: Yes
LED Indicators: Yes
LED multi-purpose display: Yes
Mirror coated display: Yes
Power pod: Yes
Precision tube trimmer: Yes
Real carbon fiber side panels: Yes
Recharge indicator: Yes
Rechargeable Li-ion energy cells: Yes
Shaving System:Super Lift & Cut
Shaving system technologies:Super Lift & Cut
Triple-track shaving heads: Yes
Washable with water: Yes

Packaging Content

Base station: Yes
Cleaning brush: Yes
Protection cap: Yes


Number of shaver heads/blades:3
Pivoting shaving unit: Yes
Precision cutting system: Yes
Precision trimmer: Yes
Shaver system:Rotation
Shaving head replacement(s):RQ10
Shaving head replacement(s) model:RQ10
Shaving system technologies:Super Lift & Cut
Trimmer: Yes
Vibration free: Yes


Battery recharge time:1
Charging Time:1
Power Source:Battery
Quick charge:Y
Shaving time:21