Great way to help maintain great teeth!,
Aside from the Smart Guide, this is overall a really powerful electric toothbrush, fun to use, really, really makes your teeth feel clean afterwards, and the battery lasts a really long time.
For regular maintenance, every six months I let the battery drain to empty, in order to maximize battery life. I set a notification in my calendar application to repeat every six months. Once a month I have a reminder as well to change the toothbrush head, and these are very affordable:
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716 of 732 people found the following review helpful
Well made, effective and pleasant to use,
When I was making the decision to buy this model, I went back and forth as to whether to go with the SmartSeries 5000 with its separate "Smart Guide," (as opposed to the only slightly-cheaper 4000) but I'm glad I opted to pay the extra money for this additional gizmo. Aside from the fact that it doubles as an unobtrusive bathroom clock, I actually find that the visual guidance on brushing times, brushing mode, and brushing pressure help me to use this product to its full potential. Also, in case you were wondering, the cheaper AA-powered brushes you can get for a... Read more
3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
This is the best as it can get, at least for now,
My research for the perfect toothbrush was done online and i have gotten suggestions from two dentists.
The sonicare is a very good toothbrush, this is just a little better. So if you already have the sonicare, then there is no reason to upgrade unless you want something a little better. But if you are a new buyer, then i would suggest to get this, not to mention it is cheaper and the brush heads costs less.
I enjoyed the sonicare but the oral b proves better results. The power of both brush is similar and the... Read more