Conclusion: Although some say the Philips Norelco 8240XL tugs on whiskers if you don't shave for a few days, most of the 900-plus users who took the time to write reviews on Amazon.com and Walmart.com say this discontinued model offers a quick, clean, comfortable shave.
Pros: Relatively quiet, Easy to clean, Close, quick shave, Handles facial contours well
Cons: No battery indicator, No cleaning station, No wet shave, Can tug at several days' beard growth
Philips Norelco SpeedXL 8240XL Men’s Shaving System Review
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19 June 2011
Excerpt: The Philips Norelco SpeedXL 8240XL Men’s Shaving System features 50% more shaving surface for a fast close shave. The Contour Following System follows the contours of the face catching each hair with one stroke and the shaver can be cleaned by simply...