ARC5 Men's 5-BladeWet/Dry Cordless Electric Shaver and Trimmer with Automatic Cleaning and Charging System ES-LV97-K



  • Fast, powerful shaving with an ultra-fast motor and independent five-blade shaving system deliver up to 70,000 cross-cuts per minute to make everyday shaving quicker, smoother and more efficient
  • 16-D flexible shaving head and foils pivot effortlessly in 16 directions to follow the skin's natural contours; Intelligent Shaving Sensor senses varying beard densities 220 times/sec. and adjusts power 14 times/sec
  • Durable multi-fit nano polished inner blades are precision honed to an acute 30o to cleanly lift, hold and cut through every beard thickness at the base for an incredibly close shave
  • Comfortably shave and trim in or out of the shower with waterproof/wet dry shaver trimmer convenience; Built-in, ultra-sharp pop-up trimmer details mustaches, beards and sideburns
  • Sleek, matte-black shaver includes ergonomic handle; a bright LED to show battery power and charging status; 1 hr. full charge for up to 45 min. of cordless use, 3 min. quick charge

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Panasonic's Ultimate 5-Blade Shaving System

The fast and powerful ES-LV97-K ARC5 makes everyday shaving quicker, smoother and more efficient than ever. Its 14,000 CPM linear motor and five 30o blade system deliver up to 70,000 cross-cuts per minute. A flexible 16-D shaving head pivots in 16 directions to follow the skin's natural contours for the ultimate in close, comfortable shaving in or out of the shower.

A Legacy of Quality, a Tradition of Innovation

Advancing the Japanese art of making exceptionally sharp and robust swords, Panasonic has applied state-of-the-art technology to develop blades of outstanding quality. Japanese craftsmanship techniques used only for Panasonic shaver blades.

Advanced Blade Technology for a More Efficient Shave

A unique combination of five outer blades, 30˚ nano polished inner blades and the power of an ultra-fast motor quickly capture more whiskers in fewer strokes, even if they're coarse, thin, long, growing in different directions or lying flat.

30˚Nano Polished Inner Blades

Five Inner blades are honed to an acute 30 angle to smoothly and comfortably cut hair — however thin, thick or unruly — at the base for incredibly close shaving

Ultra-Flex Micro-Thin Foils

Five micro-thin foils efficiently lift, hold and cut every type, length and thickness of hair that make up your individual beard.
• Two reverse-tapered Quick Lift foils find, raise and cut the short, flat-lying whiskers in areas like under the chin.
• A Slit Blade Foil grabs and cuts the longer hairs that often grow in opposite directions in areas like the neck and throat.
• The Comb Blade provides precise pre-cutting of the long whiskers on the face and jaw.
• A Finishing Foil raises thin and short whiskers from the root, everywhere they're found.

70,000 Cross-Cuts Every Minute

The high-performance, 14,000 linear motor empowers the blades to deliver 70,000 cross-cutting actions per minute for exceptionally quick shaving, while ensuring peak performance from beginning to end of every battery charge.

16-D Shaving Head

The Panasonic ARC 5 shaver's 16-D Flexible Shaving Head pivots in 16 directions independently to closely conform to the skin's natural contours by keeping the shaver head in close, comfortable contact with the face, neck, chin and jaw. The pivoting head moves back and forth, left to right and up and down, while each of the 5 independent flexible floating blades move left to right.

Intelligent Shaving Sensor

As you shave, an Intelligent Shaving Sensor continually senses your beard's naturally varied densities 220 times a second and actively adjusts power flow 14 times a second to eliminate fluctuation for the smooth, even results you want.

Thick Beard

To eliminate power fluctuation when shaving areas where the beard is dense or where your whiskers those are coarse, motor speed is increased accordingly for steady, more powerful cutting.

Thin Beard

When shaving areas where your beard is thin or where whiskers are finer, power is reduced for more gentle cutting.

Add the Perfect Details

Use the shaver's high-performance pop-up trimmer for quick pre-shave cutting, and for adding picture-perfect detail to sideburns mustaches and beards. This precision trimmer does it all with durable stainless steel blades, honed to an acute 45°edge.

100% Waterproof for Wet Dry Grooming Convenience

The Panasonic ES-LV97-K ARC5 razor can be used dry any time you need a quick, close shave or touch up. Or, use the 100% waterproof shaver wet with shaving gel or foam over the sink or in the shower.

Washable Design

Keeping your shaver clean and performing like new is easy. Simply remove the outer foil section from the shaver head, hold the shaver under warm running water and turn the shaver on for quick, cleansing vibration and hygienic maintenance.

LED Indicator, Convenient Travel Lock

This sleek, matte-black shaver includes an ergonomic handle, and a bright LED to show 5-step battery power status, and charging status. An electronic travel lock instantly engages when you hold down the power button for 3 seconds and disengages when you again hold the power button for 3 seconds.

One-Hour Charging, 3-Minute Quick Charge

The men's shaver trimmer fully charges in 1 hour for up to 45 minutes of cordless use, plus a handy 3-minute quick charge for one, 5-minute shave. The ES-LV97-K ARC5 comes with universal 100-240Vvoltage for charging while travelling, plus a durable travel case and AC charger.

Premium Auto Cleaning and Charging

After shaving and trimming is done, keep your ES-LV97-K ARC5 men’s shaver free of beard clippings and sebum, keep blades sharper longer, and the battery charged and ready with an included, automatic cleaning and charging system. Simply put the shaver in the stand, press the button and this compact system does the rest.



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