Braun BT5070 Beard Trimmer Review: Is This Older Trimmer Still Worth Buying, and How Efficient Is It?

Braun is one of the most famous names in the world of male grooming products, and it is widely known for its range of electric shavers. The Braun BT5070 is Braun’s new generation beard trimmer for ultimate grooming. In this review, I’ll share my experience with the Braun Bt5070 trimmer in a much larger range, the pros and cons of it and what things I like and what I do not.

What’s in the Box?

Of course, if I start telling you about this product, you would 1st think about what accessories you would get with this package. Okay, I found the following items in the Braun BT5070 package.

  • The Trimmer itself
  • Two trimming combs
  • Small cleaning brush
  • A little lubricant oil bottle
  • A soft travel pouch
  • AC adapter
  • User manual

Ultra Sharp Blades

The blades of Braun beard trimmer 5070 are engineered to last the lifetime of the trimmer, and these ultra-sharp blades are made of premium quality stainless steel.

They want to ensure that they offer flawless trimming results throughout the lifespan of this trimmer.

The blades can effortlessly glide over the skin and cut through long or thick hair without any pulling or tugging.

The lifetime lasting sharp blades provide high performance for detail and styling every time.

Precision Dial

Precision dial system of Braun-BT5070 Braun BT5070

There are 25 length settings for perfect trim every time, and the precision dial part to select the size of the cut precisely.

Whether you want to achieve designer stubble or trim your full beard, the 2 detachable trimming combs give the flexibility you need and placement in a very convenient position, which is highly intuitive.

The precision comb (1-10mm) with 0.5mm increment steps gives you the ultimate precision to acquire your perfect look.

The long beard comb (10mm – 20mm) is for maintaining your long beard style.

Slide-up Detail Trimmer

The Braun bt5070 Bread trimmer also features a slide-out trimmer for easy and efficient styling of your beard and moustache.

While the beard trimmer does a lovesome job of trimming any length of hair, moustaches and sideburns, it requires finer detailing to get the perfect look.

This detail trimmer is to make sure that you get clean and precise outputs every single time.

Precision Comb

braun bt5070 beard trimmer pricision comb

There is a precision comb to style your beard. There are 10 different length settings in the credential – it starts from 1mm to 10mm. Behind the attachment, there is a dial that allows you to change the length.

  • Make sure the appliance is turned off, and now place the precision comb on it.
  • After placing the comb, place the lock switch upper position.
  • Now select the length of your choice.
  • After selecting the length, pull the lock switch downwards.
  • Now the length selector is fixed, and then start your work.
  • Turn the appliance ON.
  • Hold the appliance with the angled edge against your beard and guide it against the hair growth.
  • Clean thoroughly after each use to get optimal results.

Long Hair Comb

Long hair comb attachment of Braun bt5070 beard trimming machine

This attachment is for your hair and long beards – possible length settings 10 – 20mm in 2mm incremental steps.

Now you don’t have to go to the salon for a haircut or long beard style.

  • It must be clean, dry and rust-free before the haircut.
  • Turn off the trimmer and place the hair comb on it.
  • Press the length sector and slide the comb to your expected length.
  • If you want a haircut less than 10mm, but you have longer hair, you must first use a hair comb, and then you can use the beard comb.
  • Use a slow and controlled movement, and please don’t force the trimmer through the hair faster than it can cut.

Fully Washable

The trimmer Braun bt5070 is 100% washable, including all the attachments.

Since this Braun BT5070 beard trimmer is 100% waterproof, cleaning is easy and fast. After trimming, you need to just hold the trimmer under running water.

This feature also means using this trimmer under the shower or bathtub.


The Braun BT 5070 beard trimmer is powered by a rechargeable Ni-MH battery that takes 1 hour to charge fully.

After a complete charge, this battery will provide constant power for up to 50 minutes of cordless performance.


Braun BT5070 beard trimming machine cordless and corded use

We all know the bad feeling when the battery charge runs out in the middle of the shave. Braun offered both corded and cordless functions of the Braun BT 5070 trimmer to get rid of this situation.

So, there is no obligation to keep your trimmer charged before using it. You can use it anywhere at any time, even if there is no charge on the battery.

Cleaning and Maintenance

Buying a beard trimmer or any electric grooming tool usually depends on using it and whether it is easy to clean.

‘’Braun’’ produces products in a way that is very easy to maintain and highly user – friendly.

The Braun BT 5070 Beard trimmer is fully washable. Simply hold the trimmer under running water for easy and fast cleaning.

There is also a small cleaning brush with this package. You can use it to cleanse and remove residual hair from the inside completely.

The manufacturer recommended that the user have to clean the trimmer after each use. Use lubricant oil on the blades next to clean them every time to get a better result.

Since the blades of the Braun bt5070 trimmer are stainless steel, these will not easily fade or corrode.

If you use the lubricant oil after every cleaning, there is no possibility of destruction.


Braun gives a warranty to be free of defects in material and workmanship for the Braun bt5070 trimmer for up to two years from the day of purchase.

Within 2 years, if the appliance exhibits such a defect, Braun will, at its options, either repair or replace it for the consumer without any charge.

This warranty does not cover your trimmer damages resulting from accident/misuse/ abuse/dirt/tempering/ unreasonable use or if you can’t do the maintenance properly.

60 Days Satisfaction Guarantee

The manufacturer claims that a consumer will surely appreciate its performance once using this trimmer.

They are asked to use the product at least two to three weeks after purchase.

If the users are not happy with the performance, contact them and ask them to return the product.

But you must pay back within 60 days, including the original cash receipt, product, and all parts and boxes.

Note:  Your product will not be refunded if it damages by accident, neglect or wrong use.

Your product must be shipped to the original packaging with the original sales slip.


  • Detachable precision combs with 25 different trimming lengths.
  • User-friendly precision dial.
  • Engineered with high-quality stainless steel blades.
  • Quality detail trimmer for shaping the sideburns as well as the moustache.
  • Great battery.
  • 100% waterproof.
  • Cordless and corded.
  • 60 Days money-back guarantee.


  • Some users say that the precision comb pulls hair sometimes.
  • Built quality could be better (remember the affordable price range).


A good quality beard trimmer will have some qualities through which it will take away your mind. Braun is a Brand that is conterminous with quality.

Braun BT5070 beard trimmer is a perfect combination of stability and proficiency to ensure that your trimming method is hassle-free and the outputs are highly fascinating every single time throughout the lifespan of this product.

If we talk about the price of the Braun BT 5070 trimmer, I would like to say you would get a high-quality product at a reasonable price from the world-renowned Braun.

If you are someone who is aware of the look and looking for a good quality beard trimmer, this Braun BT 5070 will definitely value your money.

One thing to keep in mind is that no Brand can produce a flawless and perfect product.

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