If you feel as though your ironing pile is never ending … we have exciting news.
We’re have Mouths of Mums members trialling and reviewing the Philips PerfectCare Elite Steam Generator Iron in their own homes right now! You can read their reviews further down the page … or see what MoM Member Simone thought in the video right here:
The Philips PerfectCare Elite Steam Generator Iron has the most powerful steam for the fastest ironing*
PerfectCare Elite is the best and most efficient steam generator iron from Philips. With OptimalTEMP technology, you can now iron from jeans to silk with no temperature setting needed. Guaranteed no burns on all ironable garments.
Add to this the fact that it includes an Ultra-light iron and the following features:
Max 7.2 bar pressure
Up to 490 g steam boost
1.8 L water tank capacity
Detachable water tank
Key features of the Philips PerfectCare Elite Steam Generator Iron:
Large detachable water tank for easy refilling
The detachable water tank allows you to easily refill anytime without stopping the appliance. It has a large filling hole so you can simply fill the water tank under the tap. It has a 1.8 L capacity, so you get the convenience of up to 2 hours of continuous use, with no need to top-up the tank.
Save energy with ECO mode
ECO mode allows you to save energy without compromising your ironing results. The ECO mode uses a reduced amount of steam, but still a sufficient amount to iron all your garments.
Iron jeans to silk, no need to change temperature setting
With OptimalTEMP technology you’ll no longer have to waste time changing temperature settings, waiting for the temperature to adjust or pre-sorting clothes. Iron fabrics from jeans to silk, with guaranteed no burns thanks to the perfect combination of temperature and continuous powerful steam.
Safe and secure carry lock
Your steam generator iron includes a safe carry lock which securely fastens your iron to its base without the risk of slipping or someone touching the hot soleplate. It ensures safe and easy transportation around the house, to and from storage.
Safe to leave the hot soleplate on the ironing board
Innovative OptimalTEMP technology guarantees no burn on all ironable fabrics. As well as the reassurance this provides whilst ironing, it also means you can leave the hot iron soleplate directly on your cotton ironing board without causing any damage. This helps to reduce any discomfort to your wrists, as you won’t need to lift the iron to and from its base as often
Automatic switch off for safety and energy saving
The safety auto off function automatically switches off your steam generator iron if it has not been used for a few minutes. This saves energy and gives you safety peace of mind.
Tested and approved by independent textile experts
This iron is tested and approved by independent textile expert institutes such as DWI, IWTO and Woolmark, for its excellent ironing performance. The Woolmark Apparel Care program helps consumers identify quality laundry products that are approved by The Woolmark Company for use on wool products. Philips with its exclusive OptimalTEMP technology is so far the only ironing brand able to be certified with the Gold standard from Woolmark. You can be confident that our Woolmark-approved apparel care products are ideally suited for any wool garments.
Philips best gliding and most scratch resistant soleplate
The T-ionic Glide is Philips’ most premium soleplate, promising superior gliding for more effortless and fast ironing. It has a stainless steel base which is harder and more durable than aluminum, with an integrated titanium oxide layer for advanced scratch resistance. Plus the carefully designed shape and vents provide an even better steam distribution for faster crease removal.
Powerful steam for ultimate crease removal
An ultra-fast ironing experience can be yours with revolutionary technology. The powerful and continuous steam tackles even rough creases, and thicker fabrics are smoothed out with ease and speed. Plus there’s an extra steam boost if needed, perfect for vertical steaming or stubborn creases.
Light weight and comfortable to handle
Your steam generator’s iron has the ideal weight: amazingly light weight and comfortable to handle. It glides easily over your garments, removes the toughest creases in no time, and reduces stress on your wrist. It makes also vertical steaming very easy and effective. You can now comfortably & effectively remove the creases of your delicate, like silk blouse, dresses, and jackets and even difficult to iron garments with pleats, decorations, buttons etc in a vertical way.
Easy and efficient descaling system
Regular descaling protects your iron and ensures you’ll continue to get the very best steam performance. The exclusively designed and ideally positioned Easy De-Calc Plus function provides the ideal way to get rid of lime scale and extend the lifespan of your steam generator iron. The iron will remind you with both light and sound when it’s time to clean and descale. Then when your appliance is cold, simply remove the Easy De-Calc knob, collect the dirty water and scale into a cup and discard.
MoM Members are trialling and reviewing the Philips PerfectCare Elite Steam Generator Iron right now!
Selected MoM Members have been sent a Philips PerfectCare Elite Steam Generator Iron to trial and review at home. See what they’re saying and how they’re rating the Philips PerfectCare Elite Steam Generator Iron in the REVIEWS below …
*Iron weight & steam rate (norm IEC60311), vs. the 10 best selling steam generators; tested Dec. 2014