Gentle cleaning for sensitive gums and teeth (2 minutes).
Gentle gum stimulation (2 minutes).
Note: When Sonicare is used in clinical studies, the default 2-minute Clean
mode must be selected. The handle has to be fully charged. Deactivate the
Easy-start feature. For areas where excess staining occurs, an additional 30
seconds of brushing time can be spent to help remove stains.
This Sonicare type comes with the Easy-start feature activated.
The Easy-start feature gently increases power over the first 14 brushings to
help you get used to brushing with the Sonicare.
Note: Each of the first 14 brushings must be at least 1 minute in length to
properly move through the Easy-start ramp-up cycle.
Deactivating or activating the Easy-start feature
Attach your brush head to the handle.
Place the handle on the plugged-in charger.
To deactivate Easy-start:
Press and hold the power on/off button for 2 seconds. You hear 1 beep to
indicate that the Easy-start feature has been deactivated.
To activate Easy-start:
Press and hold the power on/off button for 2 seconds. You hear 2 beeps to
indicate that the Easy-start feature has been activated.
Note: Using the Easy-start feature beyond the initial ramp-up period is not
recommended and reduces Sonicare's effectiveness in removing plaque.
The Smartimer indicates that your brushing cycle is complete when
it automatically switches off the toothbrush at the end of the brushing
Dentists recommend brushing at least 2 minutes twice a day.
The Quadpacer is an interval timer that has a short beep and pause to
remind you to brush the 4 sections of your mouth. Depending on the
brushing mode you have selected, the Quadpacer beeps at different
intervals during the brushing cycle. See section 'Brushing modes'
in chapter 'Using the Sonicare'.
The Quadpacer feature on this type has been activated. To deactivate or
reactivate the Quadpacer feature:
Place the handle with a brush head attached on the plugged-in
Press and hold the mode button for 2 seconds.