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Philips PerfectCare Elite GC9650/80 review

Key features
  • Steam generator
  • Corded
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Philips says that its PerfectCare Elite GC9650/80 steam generator iron benefits from 'silent steam' technology. That could sound tempting if you usually watch TV or listen to the radio while ironing and you've been troubled by noisy steam generator irons in the past. But does that justify the super-high price tag? Read our full review to find out if this Philips smooths out crumpled clothes quickly and effortlessly.

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We have tested 190 steam irons and found that there are 6 Don't Buys and 27 Best Buys.
Range of Steam iron scores
  1. 33%
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  2. 64%
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  3. 87%
    Highest score
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