Our Review Of Philips Norelco Beard Trimmer 3500 QT4014/42
The Philips Norelco Beard Trimmer QT 4014/42 is a handsome looking beard trimmer. Its black and silver coloring is both masculine and elegant and its slim design makes it easy to handle.
The Norelco QT4014/42 is extremely popular among users due its cost and functionality.
Features of Norelco 3500 at a Glance
- Cordless operation.
- 20 hair length settings.
- Self-sharpening titanium blades.
- Rounded tips and comb.
- Charges in one hour.
- 90 minutes of operation.
- Fully washable head.
Hair Length and Settings
The QT4014/42 comes with 20 different settings running 1/64” to 13/64” or .50mm to 10mm. These settings are also perfect for creating stubble and trimming your beard and mustache.
These are all built in settings which saves you having to carry separate attachments.
Blade Cleaning and Maintenance
The blade of this beard trimmer is made of ultra strong titanium and is self sharpening.
Maintaining the blades are simple and easy. Simply use the supplied brush to clean the razor when trimming is complete, and occasionally rinse the head under running water.
After some months of use, some users find that oiling the blades prolongs their useful life. The rounded tips and comb is provided to avoid any skin irritation.
Battery Power and Cord
The Philips Norelco 3500 QT4014/42 comes with a built in NiCad rechargeable battery and has a charging cord. Users say that you can use the cord to trim up your beard while the battery is charging.
It has a high-performance battery with up to 90 minutes of cordless use after a 1 hour charge.
It can be used corded or cordless for your convenience. Another useful feature is the battery light indicator.
Along with the main features of this beard trimmer, there are some additional features worth noting.
- There is a battery light that lets you know when the battery is charging.
- The trimmer is dual voltage.
- The shaver also comes with a locking feature that prevents comb movement.
What the Customers Like
The Philips Norelco Beard Trimmer 3500 (QT4014/42) gets extremely good reviews and users find many things about this trimmer that they like including:
Easy to Use: It is extremely easy to use from charging up the trimmer to setting it to the correct setting you would like.
Trims Fast and Evenly: Users like the fact that it trims extremely evenly and fast, saving time when grooming in the morning.
Keeps Beards and Stubble Looking Great: It’s ideal for those people who want to keep their stubble look.
Lasts a Long Time Between Charges: Users say that this trimmer lasts a long time between charges.
No additional Accessories to Keep Track of: It comes with just the beard comb. Users like not having a lot of extra accessories to keep track of.
Can Be Used as More than Just a Beard Trimmer: Although it is designed for beards, several users have stated that they use it as a body trimmer as well.
Dimensions and Storage
It measures 2.6” X 5.9” X 9.6” and has a shipping weight of 13 ounces. It does not come with any type of storage case.
What’s in the Box
When you purchase the Philips Norelco QT4014/42, you should find the following when you open the box:
- Electric trimmer.
- Power cord.
- Beard comb.
- Cleaning brush.
Price and Warranty
This grooming device is quite inexpensive selling for under $50.00. It also comes with a 2 year warranty.
The Philips Norelco 3500 QT4014/42 is a well designed and constructed trimmer designed for trimming beards and mustaches, but it’s used by some people for body trimming as well. Sold for a reasonable price, this device is well functioning and highly popular.