5-Blade Ultra-Thin Vibrating Foil Cutting System with 30 Degree "Nano Blades" for a clean shaving experience 14,000 CPM Linear Motor Drive with a Multi- Flex Pivoting Head with Stainless Steel Foil and Blade, Built-in Pop-up Trimmer 10-Stage LCD readout, Lock Button, Automatic Cleaniner & Charging System included, Sonic Vibration Cleaning Mode for quick clean-up Use Wet with Shaving Gel or Dry, 100% Waterproof, Includes Travel pouch and AC Adapter, Made In Japn It is recommended that you replace the outer foil and inner blade at least every year to maintain the cutting edge on your razor Panasonic's inchesfully loaded inches men's wet /dry shavers are packed with smart, innovative, features that deliver a remarkably close and comfortable shave. the es-lv81-k is a 5-blade (arc5) shaving system which means more foils for better coverage and reduced shaving itme. also the 30 degree nanotech blades are honed at an acute 30 degree angle enabling whiskers to be cut more cleanly at the root. along with the multi-flex active pivoting head, the shaver glides 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. the automatic cleaning/charging system cleanses the shaver with a hygienic, alcohol-free solution while removing stubble and debris. the es-lv81-k comes equipped with a travel pouch, 10-stage lcd display, switch-lock button and pop-up trimmer. optional accessories include: foil (wes9171pc), blade (wes9170pc and set (wes9030p), 6.3 inches(h) x 2.8 inches(w) x 2 inches(d), 7.1 ounce, black.
I'm one of the minority of reviewer's who actually purchased this product (*definitely increasing since I wrote this though!); I didn't pay full retail (still listed some places as just south of $600), so let's say a little over half that. And the replacement head/foil is 80 bucks. So my comments straight up relate to whether I think I got my money's worth, not just the technical aspects of the shaver. The short version if you don't ..