Braun 3010s Electric Shaver Review: How Efficient and Reliable Is the Inexpensive Braun Series 3 3010s Shaver?

The German brand Braun has been dominating the electric shaver market for a long time with lots of foil-type electric shavers. Braun Series 3 is one of the best-selling and inexpensive line shavers. The Braun 3010s is a wet/dry shaver that comes with a washable head. In this article, I’m sharing my experience with the pros and cons that will help you to judge the shaver before you buy.

What’s in the Box?

  • The Braun 3010s shaver itself
  • Smart plug
  • Foil protection cap
  • Cleaning brush
  • User manual

Features & Specifications Analysis

MicroComb Technology

The Braun 3010s shaver comes with MicroComb technology which can be able to catch more hair than other shavers. It features an independent moving ability. You can notice the difference by yourself with it and other shavers.

Triple Action Cutting System

There are double foils and also an integrated middle trimmer which can progressively shave much closer. They work effectively together. They cut altogether long and short hairs with every stroke. Its triple-action cutting system proves its great cutting ability.

2 SensoFoil™ Blades:

There are 2 SensoFoil blades on the head of the Braun Series 3 3010s shaver. You will be glad to know that Braun company adds 899 unique apertures in their shaving foils so that they can shave as close as 0.058mm. It has the ability to give your skin a long-lasting smoothness for a long time.

Middle Trimmer:

Braun makes their Braun 3010s shaver special with a middle trimmer. It easily cuts long/ short hairs, even in difficult areas. None of the facial hairs can escape from the trimmer.

FreeFloat System:

There is a triple-action cutting free float system that can independently move. These cutting elements help each facial make contour and give you a guarantee to experience a smooth and gentle shaving experience.

User-friendly Handling

Braun gives here some ergonomic grips which are made of iconic rubber. There used dot patterns to provide you more security in handling. When you are using it in the bathroom or under the shower, it can handle any condition. So, you can say that it comes with great handling power even under running water.

Shave Wet or Dry

Braun 3010s shaver allows you to use your favorite gel or foam with your own choice. You can use it with or without water. You can also use foam or gel for better gliding and more smooth feeling when shaving. Though it is a wet and dry shaver, you can obviously use it in shower time.

Intelligent Design

The Braun Series 3 3010s shaver comes with an intelligent design. It is built with a precision head that can move easily. That means it has full shaving power. Easily it moves and reaches the difficult area under the nose or other sides.

100% Waterproof

As I said before, You can use it under the water, which means it is a waterproof device. The Braun 3010s has certified waterproofness. This shaver is able to work submerged up to 5 meters deep under the water. So, you can easily use it under running water and obviously clean it by rinsing it under water.

LED Display

The Braun series 3 3010s shaver come with a good-looking LED display. This display will show you the charging level and battery status. You will be alerted by the display when the device needs to be put in charge.


Braun used a 2x powerful battery in this device. The Braun 3010s comes with a Ni-MH battery, which is rechargeable. Even all the shaver models of series 3 are rechargeable.

Running/Charging Time

After fully charging the device, you can use it for up to 45 minutes. It just takes only 1 hour to be fully charged by itself. There is another option to quick charge. If you charge it for 5 minutes, you can make a full shave. It is enough for one perfect shave.

Automatic Voltage Adaptation

Braun used a smart plug into the Braun 3010s shaver. It helps to adjust the voltage automatically. It is able to adjust 100-240 voltage adjustment easily. So, you can comfortably use your Braun shaver when you are traveling all over the world.

Cordless and Corded Shaving

Most importantly, you can use the Braun 3010s when connected to the charging outlet. This means it gives you a random shaving experience. To clarify, you do not have to worry about running out of power since you can use it while charging or with the battery power.


  • It is very comfortable during use
  • Gives a much closer shave
  • Excellent battery life
  • Good build quality
  • Reasonable price


  • A bit noisy
  • There is no travel lock
  • No travel pouch

Final Thought

Braun Series 3 3010s is a wonderful trimmer for any skin tone. It is a rechargeable electric foil shaver. It ensures you a great shaving experience with skin comfort. There are 3 pressure-sensitive shaving elements used here to adapt every facial contour. It is a great shaver that specializes in Micro Grip. Doesn’t matter what is your skin type or how rough you use a device. This shaver gives you a gentle and perfect shave ever. Just use it, thank me later.


  1. Dobrý den,se strojkem Braun Series 3 3010s jsem velmi spokojen , Jen se chci zeptat,jestli se dá někde sehnat kazeta s planžetou.Děkuji za odpověď.

    • Hi Vladimir,
      It’s pleasure that you found your best suit shaver. Although an older version Series 3 shaver, the Braun 3010s is really good in some aspects.
      However, you definitely can find the replacement heads on Amazon (as you asked for). For your convenience, I’m providing you the source.

      Braun Series 3 32B Foil & Cutter Replacement Head

      Enjoy your electric shaver!

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