Published On: Wed, Oct 18th, 2017

Best Corded and Cordless Beard Trimmers for 2018

Everyone who has a beard understands how crucial it is to have a fully packed beard grooming equipment at hand and a quality bear trimmer cannot miss in that arsenal. However, it can get confusing when trying to find the right one with so many options available. The good news is that this article focuses on the top beard trimmers you can find on the market.

First things first – Factors to consider before buying a beard trimmer

  • Corded vs. cordless – Your choice of either a corded or cordless trimmer will mainly depend on where and how you plan to use your beard trimmer. For instance, if you will be using your trimmer outside the house, the cordless one should be the ideal choice.
  • Cost – It is important that you have a defined budget for your beard trimmer shopping to avoid impulse buying. In general, the fancier the features a trimmer has, the higher the price will be.
  • Maintenance – The last thing you want is to have a trimmer that requires much for its maintenance. Matter of fact, the best beard trimmer 2018 should be easy to maintain.
  • Styling features – Another thing to consider is whether or not the beard trimmer can be used for funky trimming patters if it is something you are into. This would require that you check for attachments and exchangeable or detachable heads.
  • Combs – The type of combs your trimmer uses will affect the length of the beard you wear. As such, you should consider your preferred beard length.

Best Beard Trimmers for 2018


  • Wahl Professional Peanut trimmer

Wahl is one of the major manufacturers of hair grooming products. They produce high-quality beard trimmers and their Professional Peanut clipper/trimmer is no different. It comes in a compact size, making its handling easy, and its functionality is something that makes it content for the best of all corded beard trimmers. It features a powerful motor, and the 7-foot long cord offers enough maneuvering freedom when using the machine.

  • Panasonic ER-GB80-S Trimmer

This corded model from the Japanese manufacturer comes with a premium build, adding a touch of class to both body and beard trimming. Other features which make it stand out from the crowd include a powerful motor for enhanced performance, up to 39 adjustable settings for trimming, it is easy to maintain and can be transformed into a cordless trimmer thanks to its integrated NI-MH battery. Despite the high price, you can be sure you are getting the best.


  • Philips Norelco Beard Trimmer S7200

This innovative cordless beard trimmer from Philips comes with a great design and ergonomics, and these come at a cost. A unique feature worth noting is the integrated vacuum that sucks most of the hair when trimming. Others include up to 20 adjustable trimming settings, self-sharpening blades, up to 90 minutes of running time, and it is very quiet during its operation. Its functioning is facilitated bya powerful motor that can give a one-pass clean cut.


  • Panasonic ER-GB40-S 19 Beard Trimmer

This is another top cordless trimmer is from Panasonic. Innovation is always expected with this manufacturer, and great build and impressive ergonomics can attest to that. It has sharp blades angled at 45 degrees with 19 adjustable trimming positions. It is completely waterproof and can last about 50 minutes when in use. It is worth noting that its maintenance is easy and it is quiet during operation.

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