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Philips Sonicare FlexCare Platinum

Philips Sonicare FlexCare Platinum

Philips Sonicare Flexcare is, undoubtedly, deserving a solid place in our electric toothbrush ranking. It’s a perfect model appreciated and used by millions of people all over the world. It’s also one of the toothbrushes the dentists eagerly recommend. Flexcare Platinum is characterized by its high brushing quality along with a comfortable and light handle, with the battery being extremely durable. The toothbrush offers 3 cleaning modes as well, every single one of them can be further adjusted thanks to the 3 speed levels. The set also contains a disinfecting station with a built-in charger, protective case, standard charger and 2 replaceable heads.

First impressions

Philips Sonicare FlexCare PlatinumAt the very first glance, we can already tell that we’re dealing with a top-notch product. Philips Sonicare brand is famous for its amazing quality and innovative technologies. The people who have never used a sonic toothbrush before can also choose the optional EasyStart program, which gradually increases the speed over the course of 14 days, allowing us to get used to the device’s intensity.

Within the rich set we can find two chargers. The first one is a little bigger than the base of a toothbrush and can easily fit into the every bathroom, drawer or sink. The second charger has a built-in UV sanitizer, along with a container for storing two replaceable heads. Useful stuff, especially when we’re sharing the toothbrush with another person or use different heads.

Another useful gadget is a plastic, oval-shaped protective case. It can be used for storing and transporting the handle and two replaceable heads.

Design

Philips Sonicare Flexcare Platinum is one of the nicest looking and lightest devices on our list. The handle is made out of a very solid plastic, with the lesser components fitting well. On the control panel we can find the separate buttons for turning the device on and off, choosing cleaning modes and adjusting the intensity. The toothbrush is very simple and comfortable in use. The people who used only the manual toothbrush until now will definitely enjoy this device.

Contents

  • Sonicare FlexCare Platinium toothbrush handle
  • InterCare Standard head
  • AdaptiveClean head
  • a disinfecting UV station with a built-in charger
  • travel charger
  • protective case
  • 2 hygienical protective caps

Performance

Philips Sonicare FlexCare PlatinumFlexcare Platinum offers 3 cleaning modes (normal – regular brushing, whitening – classic brushing + whitening and, last but not least, a thorough brushing), all of which have adjustable intensity (3 levels). In total, this gives us 9 different ways of brushing and the option to adjust the device according to our mood and needs.

Philips Sonicare FlexCare sonic toothbrush utilizes the DFA (Dynamic Fluid Action) technology, which combines the fast bristle movements (62.000 vibrations per minute) with a vast selection of sweeping movements. The device works well at cleaning the interdental surfaces, periodontal pockets and the gum line. The pressure sensor allows us to control the brushing intensity and prevents us from pushing the toothbrush against our teeth too hard.

Philips FlexCare Platinum is equipped with a durable lithium-ion battery allowing us to use the toothbrush for 3 weeks without charging (as long as we’re brushing our teeth 2 times a day, 2 minutes per brushing).

Summary

  • First impressions - 88%
    88
  • Design - 88%
    88
  • Contents - 92%
    92
  • Performance - 90%
    90
  • Price - Quality - 91%
    91

Solid choice

Philips FlexCare Platinum is a very good sonic toothbrush, distinguished by its effectiveness, comfort of use and useful functions. Additionally, the set contains a very useful disinfecting station and travel case, which both make storing the device easier. Philips Sonicare was always famous for its quality, but this set is a perfect combination of a toothbrush and interesting solutions.

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Manufacturer: Philips Sonicare
Type of toothbrush: Sonic