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10 Best Electric Shavers For Men in 2020

Written by Advice Team on October 6, 2020

Our expert team delved into our valued customer favourites throughout 2020, to see the best selling electric shavers and the rise in popularity for a closer shave and convenience when it came to cleaning systems including in the leading brands for electric shaving.

10 Best Electric Shavers For Men in 2020


Throughout 2020 during the Covid-19 pandemic, with seen an ever increasing popularity in electric shavers, whether that’s foil or rotary, with many becoming more familiar with using an electric shaver over a cartridge razor. Precision meets speed with electric shaving which is great for saving time on grooming routines, especially when many shavers come with their own cleaning and charging systems.

We’ve put together a guide to the best selling electric shavers throughout 2020 for men at

Panasonic ES-LV67 ARC5 Wet & Dry Men's Electric Shaver

Powerful motor. Exceptional blades. The ultimate shaver. The premium ES-LV67 makes shaving so much quicker, smoother and more efficient than ever before. Its fast, powerful 14,000 CPM linear motor and five-blade system deliver up to 70,000 cross-cuts per minute. A flexible 16-D shaving head pivots in 16 directions independently to ensure more effective coverage, with exceptionally robust and sharp blades for a quality, close shave.

Its pop up trimmer is great for pre-shave cutting and adds the perfect finish to sideburns, moustaches and beard styling and trimming. Designed for wet or dry shaving, waterproof and washable, the sleek ergonomic design has a premium matte-black handle that fits naturally in the hand for total grooming control.

Panasonic ES-LV97 ARC5 Wet & Dry Men's Electric Shaver

The Panasonic ES-LV97 ARC5 Wet & Dry Men's Electric Shaver has the same exceptional technology as the ES-LV67 but comes with an Auto Cleaning & Charging System. That means, when you’ve finished shaving, you’ll be able to place the shaver within the stand and it’ll automatically clean and charge itself for ease and convenience. The shaver will be thoroughly cleaned of beard clippings and sebum, helping to keep your blades sharp for much longer.

Braun 9297cc Series 9 Wet & Dry Men's Electric Shaver

Fully charged in an hour, the Braun 9297cc Series 9 can be used for both wet & dry shaving, with foam or gel for even better gliding and a smoother skin feeling. Its 2x Opti-Foil™ head offers the perfect closeness, for a clean shave that lasts even longer. SyncroSonic™ technology 40,000 cross-cutting actions per minute with Braun’s patented SyncroSonic™ technology, which reads and adapts to your beard by checking its density 160 times per minute. That means the electric shaver provides extra power exactly where needed most when shaving.

The 10-D Flexible Shaving System has a 10 directional pivoting head combining MicroMotion and MacroMotion for maximum facial adaptability, giving you more skin contact for a more thorough shave. The Braun 9296cc comes with a five-action alcohol-based Clean&Charge station that has a cleaning and drying, and charges at the touch of a button.

Panasonic ES-RF31 Wet & Dry Premium 4-Blade Men's Electric Shaver

The Panasonic ES-RF31 Premium 4-Blade electric shaver has used the world’s first 3D pattern processing to create a honeycomb-shaped foil as thin as 41 microns. Providing an ultimate close shave like no other, with an array of additional fantastic features; pivoting head, Wet & Dry use and more, you'll enjoy a superior shaving experience.

The Panasonic ES-RF31 includes Quad-Blade performance, 1 hour full charge, 10,000rpm motor, mult-arc foils and a flexible pivoting head with long life stainless steel blades and foil.

Panasonic ES-LV9Q 5 Blade Wet & Dry Men's Electric Shaver

Possibly the ultimate electric shaver experience right now. Panasonic's new top of the range ES-LV9Q builds on earlier models and has its most advanced, flexible shaving head to date, new design, more comfort and more flexibility for fewer strokes. Includes a clean and charge system for low-maintenance, daily peak performance.

Braun 3040s Series 3 Wet & Dry Men's Electric Shaver

The Braun 3040s Series 3 Wet & Dry electric shaver features MicroComb Technology, catching more hair for a faster shave than before. The Triple Action Cutting System and SensoFoil deliver even better shaving performance, with wet or dry options for a more comfortable and convenient shave.

The foil shaver introduces the latest generation of Braun Series 3, with MicroComb technology the Series 3 catches and feeds more hair into the cutting parts, for a faster shave than ever before. Thanks to its triple action cutting system and SensoFoil the Series 3 not only delivers even better shaving performance on 3-day beards, but is also smooth on skin. Plus this Wet and Dry 3040 model can even be used in the shower with foam or gel for a more comfortable shaving experience.

Braun 9240S Series 9 Men's Electric Shaver

The Braun 9240s Series 9 electric shaver is Braun's most efficient and comfortable shaver yet. With SyncroSonic Technology, a Titanium-coated middle trimmer and five specialised shaving elements, this shaver provides a clean, close and comfortable shave like no other.

The Series 9 cuts more hair in one stroke. A specifically designed shaving head captures flat lying hairs and hairs growing in different directions - challenges where normal shavers might fail. Like all Braun shavers, Series 9 goes in straight lines. You don't need to go over the same spot twice which significantly reduces the risk of skin irritation.

Panasonic ES-LV65 Arc5 Wet & Dry 5-Blade Men's Electric Shaver

The predecessor of the ES-LV67, the Panasonic ES-LV65 Arc5 is a top of the range electric shaver and is one of our best-sellers at Packed with high-performance technology, you'll achieve the most comfortable, closest and smoothest of shaves every time. A firm favourite that is reviewed highly by our customers.

The ES-LV65 is a 5-blade (Arc5) shaving system which means more foils for better coverage and reduced shaving time. In addition, its nanotech blades are honed at an acute 30 degree angle enabling whiskers to be cut more cleanly at the root.

The multi-flex active pivoting head allows the shaver glide uniformly over the chin and the jaw line for more efficient coverage and maximum comfort. The 14,000 fast, linear motor drive system eliminates the tugging and pulling that can occur with slower shavers and also maintain peak power right up to the end of the charge.

Philips S5400/06 AquaTouch Wet & Dry Men's Electric Shaver

The Philips Aquatouch Wet & Dry electric shaver protects your skin while you enjoy a refreshing shave. The Multiprecision Blade System with rounded rotary profile heads, glides smoothly across your skin and is designed to protect your skin for minimal skin irritation. Shave closer with the dual-blade Super Lift and Cut Action. The first blade raises each hair while the second blade comfortably cuts below skin level, for really smooth results.

Braun 3010s Series 3 Men's Electric Shaver

Triple Action Cutting System is just one of the many benefits of using the Braun 3010s Series 3 electric shaver; the combination of twin foils and floating middle trimmer with MicroComb Technology shaves even closer, even on 3-day stubble. Maintain your shaver for the best shaving performance on every use, by safely being able to rinse under water for easy cleaning.

The Wet&Dry models of the Braun Series 3 are specifically designed to be used in the shower and with foam or gel. This gives you a refreshing shaving experience without compromise in shaving performance.

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