The process of this company making started in 1987, when David Giuliani, Dr. David Engel, and Roy Martin made products relating oral hygiene. At that time they named their company setup as GemTech. In 1995, its name changed to Optiva Corporation, and in 2000 Philips Domestic Appliances. Sonicare toothbrushes got introduced in the year 1992 and by the year 2001 they were considered the best brand in the US. Philips Sonicare HX6731/02 is also a worth having electric toothbrush made by Philips.
Size: This product measures 0.5 x 1 x 7 inches and weighs 4.8 ounces.
Sonic Technology: The sonic technology in this electric toothbrush delivers 31,000 strokes per minute which can take out every kind of food particle stuck in the tight corners of your teeth.
Three Brushing Modes: This toothbrush by Philips Sonicare has three brushing modes namely Clean, Clean and White, and Sensitive. Clean mode gently cleans the teeth in a two minute brush cycle, Clean and White mode focuses in your front teeth and spends 30 more minutes in addition to the normal two minutes, while Sensitive mode performs gentle action for sensitive gums and teeth.
Stain Removal: Philips Sonicare HX6731/02 is quite effective in lightening the stains of tea, coffee, cigarettes etc, with regular use of two weeks.
Angled Brush Head: This electric toothbrush head has angled brush head which helps it to reach the back teeth and hard to reach areas without problem, while removing plaque from them.
Contour Fix Bristles: The brush head has flexible contour bristles to perform its action with gentleness.
Easy to Use: Philips Sonicare HX6731/02 has an easy start program which makes it easy for beginners to use it. In the first 14 uses, this easy program increases its power to accommodate the user with this new appliance.
Safe to Use: This electric toothbrush by Philips is a safe product to use for people using braces, or those who have got fillings in their mouth, or crowns or veneers in their mouth. People with these kinds of cases can freely use this product without hesitation.
Smartimer: Smartimer feature is installed which basically informs the user that the standard 2 minutes cleaning time set by dentists throughout the world is over and the user can now stop brushing.
Quadpacer: Quadpacer alerts and informs the user after every thirty seconds that the brush can be moved to another section of the mouth.
Pros and Cons of Philips Sonicare HX6731/02 Electric Toothbrush
- Superior sonic technology
- Three brushing modes
- Angled brush head
- Stain removal
- Contour fix bristles
- Easy to use
- Safe to use for people with braces and dental fillings
Some people said that the battery gave problems sooner than expected while few said that the power on button is annoying.
Overall Review and Verdict:
This electric toothbrush is a product worth buying for every individual but especially for those people who have got braces or who have got fillings in their mouth or similar problems. If you have a habit of using Philips Sonicare products, you will find it lighter and slimmer than the previous models, but its work is even better than the previous ones.