Braun Series 5 5195cc Electric Shaver Review – Wet/Dry Braun Shaver

Braun Series 5 5195cc

Bran is a well-known electric shaver Brand worldwide. This is a familiar Brand for guys who use electric shavers or a little fashion conscious. Braun has received numerous awards for their high quality products. However, I do not lengthen my words in this regard because you may get bored with it. Today my review is about Braun Series 5 5195cc. After personal and professional experiments I am going to share my experiences and opinion about the Braun Series 5 5195cc. I will try to talk about the good and the bad in more detail.

Unboxing Braun Series 5 5195cc

Men's electric shaver

  • The Braun Series 5 shaver
  • Clean and charge station.
  • Cleaning cartridge
  • Safety Pouch
  • Charging cord
  • A small Cleaning brush
  • Warranty card

There is a user manual inside the packet that gives you all the instructions of use.

Unfortunately, there is no protective cap with this package but this item is very useful. But it’s not a big problem actually.

The travel pouch is really very sturdy to protect the shaver and foils.


Braun Series 5 5195cc Features Overview

Auto-sensing Motor

The Braun Series 5 5195cc electric shaver is engineered with intelligent autosensing motor. The motor can read your beard and constantly adapt the density of your beard to provide you a proficient and comfortable shave in every stroke.


8 Direction Comfort Head

The flexible shaving head can move in 8 directions and reach the hardest areas of your skin to provide you a comfortable and efficient shave.

2 Senso-foil Blades

As you know the Braun Series 5 5195cc is a foil type electric razor. It comes with 2 senso-foil blades and 1 active-lift trimmer.

Into the senso-foils, there are 899 unique apertures of Braun shaving foils that provide as a close shave as 09058mm as well as absolutely protect your skin for a long lasting smoothness.


Active-lift Trimmer

There is a specialized active-lift trimmer between the two foils which captures the flat-laying hair of the face and the hairs that grow in different directions.


Braun Series 5 5195cc is Wet/Dry Shaver

The Braun Series 5 5195cc electric shaver comes with wet and dry feature. A wet and dry shaver has lot of advantages like-

  • To improve the shaving performance or closeness you can use shaving gel or cream.
  • You can also use it under the shower.
  • But shavers that are not wet and dry should be used with caution when you take them to the bathroom because by chance your shave will be wasted.

So if it does in and out of the water then you have no risk because it is waterproof up to 5 meters and for water it will not be wasted.

Precision Trimmer

A precision trimmer is a care product that can be used to trim your facial hair as well as eyebrows to the desired length. And there is a slide-out precision trimmer with the Braun Series 5 5195cc electric shaver to create appropriate beard lines and sideburns.

It is much easier to cut a beard with a trimmer than scissors.


Like New Every Day

There is a 3 action alcohol based clean and charge station with the Braun Series 5 5195cc electric shaver. The dock cleans, lubricates, and dries your shaver and provides you a hygienic shave every time.


Lithium-ion Battery

This Braun Series 5 5195cc electric shaver is powered by lithium-ion battery. Charging time is 1 hour and provides you 50 minutes of running juice. The 3-level battery display always tells you about the battery status.

Lithium ion battery is lighter than other rechargeable battery and it has higher energy density than any other batteries.

Lithium ion battery also has a low self-discharge rate of about 1.5 percent per month as well as it also has zero to minimal memory effect.

Clean and Charge

The Braun Series 5 5195cc electric foil shaver is most popular for its clean and charge station. Cleaning and charging is pretty easy because of 3 action alcohol based secondary that hygienically cleans, while the shaver charges and lubricates.

This Braun electric foil shaver is also monopolistic chooses the cleaning program.

To fulfill your Braun series 5 experience, you may have to invest in the Braun clean and renew 4 packs, which comes with a cartridge, refill, replacement cleaner as well as cleaning solution.

The Braun also gives a full range of replacement part for the shaver’s foil head as well as the clean and renew refill.


Built Quality of Braun Series 5 5195cc


The Braun series 5 is made in Germany like the more premium series 7 and series 9 but in the beginning, they used to make in china like series 3.

The interesting thing of this model 5195cc is

Shaver – made from Germany

Cleaning cartridge- from Ireland

Cleaning station – from Hungary

Charging cord, cleaning brush, and travel case – from China.

 This Braun Series 5 5195cc is made completely out of plastic including both glossy as well as matte treatments.

The Output of Braun Series 5 5195cc

The shaver’s back side is very plain and there is a fantastically textured rubber insert that propagates to the sides and gives superb grip even when your hands are wet.

There are 2 metal studs to contact with 2 metal plates inside the cleaning station. The Braun 5195cc is a little bit bigger and it got a sizeable girdle and looks very solid.

However, it is very light and senses well balance.

It is also almost same to the top series 9 in the terms of model language as well as a ratio.

The built quality of Braun series 5 5195cc is satisfactory with no visible drawbacks or haggish gaps between the several surfaces.

The glossy black do exhibit marks and fingerprints and it perhaps scratches easily, so will have to be conscious.

The shaving head looks like it is a high-quality product and snaps safely into place.

The LED display shows the battery level, when you need to clean your shaver or when the travel lock is activated.

One of the downsides of this Braun Series 5 5195cc electric shaver is that it sounds loud and vibrates.

The series 7 is much more elegant in this regard and didn’t feel the vibrations to get into the quality of my shave but I of course couldn’t ignore them.

The Braun series 5 is really very sturdy and you can clearly feel them in your hand and when you use them.

In total, I must say that I am really very satisfied with the build quality, look and ergonomics of the Braun Series 5 5195cc.


Braun offers 2 years of limited warranty for their Braun Series 5 5195cc electric shaver.


My Experience

After lots of personal and professional tries, I came into a final experience to make a review over the Braun 5195cc electric shaver.

I did not find any problem into the shaver and found the performance and result is pretty good. I think you will not face any confusion while using the first time as this is very user friendly shaver. The built quality is premium and the clean/charge dock is lovely. Since 100% waterproof, you will not face any problem while using into wet atmosphere. I will give 4.5 out of 5 ratings overall.


  • Wet/dry shaver.
  • Lightweight which easily fits in the hand.
  • Powerful motor.
  • Cleaning and charging station.
  • 100 percent waterproof up to 5 meters.
  • Precision trimmer for accurate edges.
  • 8 direction contours flex head.
  • Sturdy travel pouch



  • Removing the shaver’s head is a little bit difficult than my previous shaver from Braun.
  • The cleaning cycle is noisy.
  • Replacement is very much expensive.
  • It takes a few passes in my mustache.
  • No protective cap


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