If you are looking to groom your beard, you are probably in the right time to get a beard trimmer. With so many varieties in the market now. You will be spoilt for choice. If you are unsure with the type of beard trimmer you would like, check out our post on beard trimmers.
1.Philips Norelco QT4070/41 Beard Trimmer 7300
The Philips Norelco QT4070/41 Beard Trimmer 7300 is probably the big daddy of all beard trimmers and is packed to the brim with features that will make your shaving experience a smooth and great experience. Out of the box the shaver probably looks the most modern and best looking out of all the beard trimmers we had on review. Although it looks bulky, the shaver is light and gives you great control while you trim your beard. The unqiue feature that sells this product by itself is probably the integrated vacuum system that captures hair that it trims. It also comes with an integrated length trimmer with 18 secured length settings. Just use the zoom lock wheel to get your selection and even the multi-functional display on it will show you the length to give you the precise style that you want to achieve. because of the nature of facial hairs. Most trimmers are inadequate to trim beards especially when the beard gets too thick. The Philips Norelco QT4070/41 has turbo mode for such a moment and it boosts the cutting and the fan speed to breeze through thicker hairs. The device can be operated using the cord or cordless and the integrated lithium battery lasts for up to50 minutes per charge. One thing to add is the quick charging time as well of 1 hour as compared to it’s little brother Philips Norelco QT4050 which takes 8 hours to charge.
- Integrated Vacuum for mess free grooming
- 18 length settings
- multi functional display
- turbo boost for thicker beard
- quick charging time
2.Wahl 9918-6171 Groomsman Beard and Mustache Trimmer
Wahl is one of the more notable brands with a long history and their line of beard trimmers really speak for themselves and the Wahl 9918-6171 Groomsman Beard and Mustache Trimmer is a great example why. For such a price of below 20 dollars. The amount of features and accessories make that trimming experience better experience if you are just starting out to grow a beard. Out of the box the Wahl looks very sleek with it’s chrome finish. It looks like a traditional hair clipper but don’t let that fool you. It comes with an adjustable beard trimmer and guides for a personalized trim. It comes with six different positions for different trim lengths and it remembers the last set position so you can maintain that constant look. The blades feature self sharpening blades and are made from high carbon hardened steel, ensuring that it cuts and not pull your hair for a very long time. The only huge drawback is because of it’s traditional design like a hair clipper. you The storage stand which holds the device and the attachments also doubles as a charging dock and it also comes with a travel pouch which can store all the accessories included in the package. Overall the product looks simple and helps you achieve your goals without compromising quality.
- Self sharpening blades made from high carbon harden steel
- Docking station which holds accessories and charges device
- easy to commit for the price
- chrome finish with rubber grips
3.Gillette Fusion Proglide Styler 3-In-1 Men’s Body Groomer With Beard Trimmer
It is usual to see Gillette come into the electric shaver game but this is not entirely the case as Braun is partnering with Gillette to bring about an affordable beard trimmer that gets the job done. By relying on both company’s expertise, you get the best of both technologies. Out of the box it looks sleek and comes with 3 different attachments with different purpose. The Gillette Fusion Proglide Styler 3-In-1 Men’s Body Groomer With Beard Trimmer is the only device that can be used in the shower and is 100% waterproof. The exchangeable combs provides you with 3 different length settings though it can be a hassle especially since you need to keep exchanging the attachments. In my opinion, the Gillette fusion proglide is a great product but only should be used if you want to do simple styling due to it’s limited features. Nonetheless, the Gillette fusion proglide is a great product with multi functions that comes with a lot of features if you want to do keep a neat and simple beard.\
- 3 attachments for shaving, trimming and grooming
- 100% water proof
- 3 comb attachments for different lengths
- sleek design and easy to bring around
4.Panasonic ER-GB40-S Cordless Moustache & Beard Trimmer Wet/Dry
If you value convenience a lot, the Panasonic ER-GB40-S Cordless Moustache & Beard Trimmer Wet/Dry is probably the finest choice for you. It features an all in one hair, beard and body trimmer with wet and dry shaving and 19 different length settings so you can get the style that you want regardless of the length. The adjustments in length can be set with a convenient dial which will automatically adjust the blade length accordingly. The blades are really fantastic as compared to other brands and there were very few instances of the blade pulling my hair when compared to other brands at this price range. It is also 100% washable and 100% waterproof which is great for cleaning and excellent for trimming your facial hair in the shower.. It comes with a charging dock as well with an indicator when it has fully charged. The Panasonic ER-GB40-S Cordless Moustache & Beard Trimmer Wet/Dry lasts for about 50 minutes with 8 hours of charging. Overall the unit is really a great styling tool especially if you want to get down to the details on length and performs really well even in the shower. Definitely a must have for an all in one trimmer.
- 19 different length settings
- settings dial easy and convenient to use
- 100%waterproof for wet/dry shave
- great blade compared to other brands
5.Remington MB4040 Lithium Ion Powered Men’s Rechargeable Mustache Beard and Stubble Trimmer
The Remington has a really classic design but uses high quality materials for it’s shaver. The blades come with titanium coated, self sharpening , self oiling blades. After testing the product, it’s really one of the best shaving experience you can get because it just cut’s the hair like butter. There are also 9 different length settings which can be set with a zoom wheel. The Remington MB4040 also comes with 3 different attachable heads to cut different styles. The beard, goatee or the stubble trimmer. The beard trimmers either allows you to create your own style or maintains your current beard and utilizes wider teeth for cutting thich facial hair. The goatee trimmer uses a precision detail blade to sculpt fine lines and the stubble trimmer has fine pitched teeth to maintain your stubble everyday of the week. The rechargeable battery can power the device for 120 minute and can fully charge itself in 3 hours. Overall the remington is really a no frills product which serves it’s purpose without compromising on quality. A must have especially if you want a traditional trimmer and can do without extra features.
- Titanium coated blades
- self sharpening self oiling maintenance free
- cordless design for 120minutes of usuage
- 9 different lengths setting
- 3 attachment heads for goatee,beard and stubble
6.Philips Norelco BT9285/41 9100 Beard Trimmer
The Philips Norelco BT9285/41 9100 Beard Trimmer is really a premium quality beard trimmer and even the design amplifies this. The trimmer comes with 17 in built length settings that you can change on the fly using the scroll wheel. The selected length will also be shown on the display. The blades are also made from ground chromium steel blades with self sharpening blades that are durable and it’s skin friendly tips reduce irritation. The unique selling point about this product is it’s laser guided precision for the ultimate control. This means the trimmer will project a straight laser which can aid you in cutting a straight line. IT comes with a wide trimmer on one end and a narrow detail trimmer to undertake any task you throw at it. The trimmer features a lithium ion battery which can be used for up to 60 minutes on a single charge and only takes 1 hour for a full charge. The Beard trimmer is also fully washable which makes cleaning up extremely easy. It comes with a storage pouch and two combs, a beard comb for even trimmer and also a detail comb for better control. Overall, the Philips Norelco BT9285/41 9100 Beard Trimmer is really a professional tool that is a must have especially if you regularly trim your beard. It makes the experience so much more pleasant knowing that you can get a perfect shave every time.
- Chromium blades with self sharpening blades
- Laser guides to help cut straight lines
- 17 different length settings and displayed on display
- lithium ion battery for 60 min of usage and 1 hour charging time
These are the best beard and stubble trimmers we felt that deserved to be in this list for 2014. If you agree with our list or would like us to review a particular model. Do leave it in the comment below! your engagement really matters.