Philips Valentine’s Day Gift Guide

February 11, 2013

Sydney, Australia – We all want to let our loved ones know how special they are on Valentine’s Day, and picking the perfect gift can make it the perfect occasion. This year, Philips is making it easier than ever before to say “I love you” with a range of thoughtful Valentine’s Day product ideas.


A Recipe for Romance

Whether your loved one is a budding master chef or just a lover of fresh, homemade culinary creations, Philips’ range of advanced kitchen appliances are sure to heat things up in the kitchen on Valentine’s Day.


Philips HomeCooker (HR1050)

RRP: $529.95


The first in the new range of kitchen appliances co-created by Philips and Jamie Oliver, the Philips HomeCooker is a multi-functional device designed to offer a completely fresh approach to home cooking. It chops, stirs, steams and sautés and can be left cooking unattended, so that users have more time to spend with their loved ones. The HomeCooker has its own cutting tower for chopping directly into its stainless steel pot. Vegetables, cheese and meat can be sliced, shredded or cut Julienne without having to pick up a knife.  


Philips Saeco Intelia Class (HD8752/23)
RRP: $999


     The Philips Saeco Intelia Class (HD8752/23 RRP $999) is an intelligent and easy to clean machine for a perfect espresso experience at home on Valentine’s Day. With a colour coded user interface and a wide and bright LED display, the Intelia Class enables coffee strength, temperature, and length to all be adjusted for personal tastes. The Intelia Class also features automatic cleaning and de-scaling programs to make maintenance and cleaning easier than ever before.


Philips QuickClean Juicer (HR1873)
RRP: $249.95


For the health-conscious partner, the Philips QuickClean Juicer delivers maximum juice with minimum fuss, delivering up to 10% more juice1 and can be cleaned within minutes. An extra large feeding tube allows for the easy use of large fruit and vegetables, and a large juice jug means juice can also be prepared for friends or family. The QuickClean Juicer’s inverted, electro-polished sieve and carefully designed pulp container make it easy to clean. With the QuickClean Juicer it is easier than ever to get creative with juices.  


Sounds Like Love

Whether it is to set the mood or to rekindle fond memories from the past, music is a welcome addition to Valentine’s Day, and these high fidelity audio products will add to the romance of this special day.


Philips Fidelio L1 Headphones (M1)
RRP: $399.95


     The Philips Fidelio L1 headphones have been carefully engineered to produce natural sound as faithful to the original as possible, combining the highest standards of audio technology, comfort, and style. From the high-definition neodymium speaker drivers, to the aluminium earshells for acoustic precision and tuned frequency response, the L1 headphones have been designed to deliver music with clarity. Crafted using premium materials including aluminium, fine leathers and memory foam ear-pads, audiophiles will be treated to a premium listening experience. Also boasting an iPhone remote, 6.3-millimetre adapter and a storage pouch, the L1 headphones are perfect for use at home or on the go.


Philips Fidelio Android Dock (DS1155/98)
RRP: $190


The Philips Bedroom Docking Speaker is the first Philips product to offer docking compatibility with the latest Apple devices, featuring the Lightning connector. The docking speaker features a sleek 360-degree design, providing rich omnidirectional sound to fill your bedroom. The clock display of the docking speaker automatically synchronizes with the clock of your Apple device, and the speaker also includes a USB port at the back of the speaker allowing users to easily charge a second mobile device. The new speaker also offers a superior sound performance in comparison to the analog processing technology common in many existing docking speakers, meaning every note and every beat is heard as the artist intended.  




Love Looking Your Best?

From oral care, to personal care, and even shaving and grooming, Philips has the products to help everyone look and feel their best for Valentine’s Day and throughout the year.


Philips Sonicare AirFloss (HX8111)
RRP: $169.95

The Philips Sonicare AirFloss is an easy and effective way to clean in-between teeth that eliminates the hassles associated with traditional flossing. The Sonicare AirFloss works by using a rapid burst of air and water to penetrate the space between teeth, which helps force plaque and bacteria out. With a nozzle guidance tip for targeted cleaning and a simple one-button operation, morning and night rituals can be shorter, allowing users to clean the entire mouth in less than a minute2, while using only one teaspoon of water.


Philips Sonicare DiamondClean (HX9332)

RRP: $299.95


The Sonicare DiamondClean is Philips’ most advanced sonic toothbrush to date, offering the ability to remove up to 100% more plaque than a manual toothbrush3 and whiter teeth in one week4. With five unique brushing modes and a specially designed brush head for superior cleaning, the DiamondClean also comes with an elegant charging glass as well as an innovative USB charging travel case, perfect for people on the go.  


Philips Lumea Precision Plus (SC2003)
RRP: $1,299.95


  There is now a faster way to get beautifully smooth skin and long-lasting hair removal results every day with the latest addition to the Philips Lumea family, Lumea Precision Plus – the only IPL device on the market to offer separate attachments for the body and the face, with additional safety features for the facial application. With its new Slide & Flash mode, the Lumea Precision Plus offers a more convenient and smooth application experience. Women can simply glide the device over their skin in a sliding motion and flashes of light are released as the appliance moves over the body.


Philips SensoTouch 3D (RQ1285)

RRP: $499.95


Australia’s best selling premium electric shaver range5, the Philips SensoTouch 3D, has been enhanced with the introduction of the RQ1285 model. The new SensoTouch 3D features a skin friendly beard styling tool with five length settings, meaning men can achieve their ideal look – from clean shaven to a short beard and everything in between. The new SensoTouch 3D offers a superior shave thanks to its revolutionary GyroFlex 3D system and Aquatec technology, and also comes with the Jet Clean+ system, which cleans and lubricates the blades and recharges the battery after every use.  



  The Philips StyleShaver is a state-of-the-art three in one facial hair styler that gives men the freedom to achieve more looks with fewer tools. With the StyleShaver’s double headed design, men can trim and style with one end of the product or simply flip it over to use the shaver. Featuring a best-in-class beard trimmer comb with 12 length settings, straight edge dual foil shaver, full metal guard dual precision trimmer, and a dual-sided precision styler, the StyleShaver allows men to achieve their desired look with just one product.





1 Compared to Philips’ previous best selling juicer (HR1861)

2 A Randomized, Parallel Design Study to Evaluate the Effect of AirFloss (Chinook) on Removal of Interproximal Plaque and Reduction in Gingivitis. Jain V, Wei J, Jenkins W, Delaurenti M., 2011 

3 Plaque removal efficacy of two novel Philips Sonicare DiamondClean brush heads, Putt M, Milleman J, DeLaurenti M, Schmitt P. Data on file, 2010

4 Evaluation of stain removal by Philips Sonicare DiamondClean power toothbrush and manual toothbrushes, Colgan P, DeLaurenti M, Johnson M, Jenkins W, Strate J. Data on file, 2010

5 *GfK Retail and Technology Australia, reported retail sales to year-ending April 2012

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