Power: Offers high power and torque

Speed: Typically operates at around 5,200 - 7,000 strokes per minute

Weight: Very lightweight

Sound: Can be noisier than other motor types

Motor Life: Around 1,000 working hours

Use: Ideal for cutting through coarse hair and bulk cutting, while the most forgiving with lower speed

Wet/Dry: Able to cut wet or dry hair


Power: Highest power and torque

Speed: Typically operates at around 6,200 - 7,200 strokes per minute

Weight: Very lightweight

Sound: Noisiest motor type

Motor Life: Around 1,000 working hours

Use: Ideal for cutting through the coarsest hair and heaviest bulk removal, while also good for fading and clipper over comb

Wet/Dry: Able to cut wet or dry hair