Top 5 Best Small Beard Trimmers (for travel for example)

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Getting a small trimmer for your beard has only advantages. For example, you will no longer have a problem storing it or taking it with you wherever you go.

Whether you're traveling, at work or at Oktober Fest, you can be stylish with the best electric miniature clippers for men.

Let's start the comparison right away to show you the best available on the market!


Comparison of the best mini beard trimmers

Philips MG1100/16: the multifunctional mini electric trimmer

Philips mg1100/16: the inexpensive mini trimmer
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Philips MG1100/16: the inexpensive mini trimmer

The Philips 1 Series is the equivalent of the BMW 1 Series: ergonomic, reliable and above all designed to be smaller than its counterparts. Inexpensive (unlike BMW) and cordless, the Philips MG1100 will live up to your expectations for a small-sized mower.


  • Not expensive
  • Wireless (battery operated)
  • 100% waterproof


  • Accuracy to be reviewed
  • No dry shaving
  • Difficult to disassemble

Braun PT5010: a good little precision trimmer

Braun pt5010: small electric precision trimmer
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Braun PT5010: small electric precision trimmer

Braun has no more to prove when it comes to shaving accessories for men. With the PT5010, the German brand combines efficiency and comfort of use. Supplied with two cutting shoes (also small), it is very light. I particularly recommend it for a close shave.


  • Battery operated
  • Supplied with a base
  • Washable with water
  • Handy and comfortable to use
  • Cheap


  • Limited use when you have a lot of hair

Good quality 4 in 1 mini mower by HT TopHinon

Small 4 in 1 mower by ht tophinon
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Small 4 in 1 Mower by HT TopHinon

Little known on the market of electric clippers, HT TopHinon has managed to make a small place in the best small clippers on the market. Thanks to its powerful motor and quality blades, you will be able to use it on the whole face. Waterproof, you will be able to wash it with water easily and use it on all your body thanks to its cutting shoes.


  • Powerful motor and quality blades
  • Can be used on the whole face: nose, beard, mustache, ears...
  • 360° rotating blades
  • Waterproof and easy to clean
  • On battery (rechargeable)


  • No storage bag
  • No instructions for use

Philips QP2530/30: the mini model for bearded men

Philips qp2530/30: the classic
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Philips QP2530/30: the classic

A classic pocket trimmer (or razor, as you prefer), the One Blade is simply efficient and has all the right features for the traveling bearded man. Small, handy, light and easily stored. Plus, it's waterproof, and that makes all the difference!


  • Quite accurate
  • Very good price/quality ratio 
  • Ergonomic and very light


  • Price of blade refills
  • Avoid for big beards

Philips QP2630/30: the equally professional big sister

Philips qp2630/30 - the ultimate mini trimmer!
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Philips QP2630/30 - Mini clippers at their best!

If you haven't heard, this is the big sister to the One Blade QP2530! With more performance and even more accessories, it provides a comfortable and smooth shave. It's portable, ergonomic and versatile, making it one of the best value shavers on the market.


  • Easy to use
  • Excellent value for money
  • Versatile: can be used on the whole body
  • Good precision for finishes and contours


  • Spare blades are quite expensive
  • Not for long beards

What is a small beard trimmer?

The mini beard trimmer is simply a trimmer made in a small format. Lightweight and convenient to use, it is perfect for the bearded man on the go or for those who don't want to carry around a large trimmer.
It is the perfect combination of performance and maneuverability and will be an ideal choice if you want to take your mower on the road or if your bathroom is small.

How to choose your travel beard trimmer?

Although the first criterion is the size of the electric lawnmower, there are other crucial points before you buy your small lawnmower:

  • It is important to verify that the engine is powerful enough despite the small size of the device,
  • Then check the price of the mower : often, the "mini" design leads to higher prices,
  • The proposed features (adjustable shoe, LCD display, wired or rechargeable...)
  • The precision is also importantto be able to work on the contours and finishes,
  • The number and efficiency of the various accessories included : you need some, but not too much ! Otherwise, it will quickly become cumbersome,
  • Beware of price and availability of replacement blades,
  • The maintenance and cleaning must be simple,

Consider that a travel mower with a small cutting head may not be suitable for a long, thick beard.

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Buy a mini electric beard trimmer: practical!

Essential accessory for the bearded man and very useful for the nomadic men or in search of space in their bathroom, the small beard trimmer is an invention which we do not do without.

Hidden away in a drawer or tucked away in your suitcase, it offers comfort, efficiency and performance while remaining accurate.
However, it will not be the best choice for men with long beards. Indeed, the small size of the trimmer is not ideal for trimming a big beard.

In short, I recommend the mini beard trimmer for a shaving accessory that is small in size but also in price!

Frequently asked questions

Generally, you will have much more choice on the web with marketplaces such as Amazon, Cdiscount or even sites specializing in men's hair.
Big box stores usually don't have quality models or ones that are completely tailored to your needs. In addition, you don't have the customer reviews that are a true proof of purchase.

In general, we choose a small beard trimmer to avoid having to carry around a large trimmer that can be very cumbersome when we want to travel or have a tidy bathroom.

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