Cope with the summer heat with a fan in your home. A cheap way to cool off when it’s just too hot. In our test, the Jula Anslut was the best in test among floor fans for its many functions relative to its price.
Are you looking for a toaster that quickly and efficiently gives you perfect crisp, golden slices of toast? We tested a range of toasters and name the Philips HD2628 as best in test. It’s an elegant and efficient toaster that quickly and evenly toasts your bread, without the toaster getting hot on the outside.
Smart assistants that take the form of a speaker or display in your home are becoming more popular. But which one is best – and which one suits your needs? Its many functions makes the Lenovo Smart Display the obvious choice as best smart speaker with a screen, and the Google Nest Audio is best in test for its neat format and great sound.
We have tested robot vacuum cleaners and name the Roborock S50 as our Best Choice. It is both great value for money and easy to use. It works well on both hard floors and carpets and did not have any problems dealing with pet hair. It cleans efficiently and picks up where it left off should it need to recharge its battery mid-clean.
We have tested the best thermoses on the market in 2019 and name the Thermos King Flask as our Best Choice. This classic model from the company that invented thermoses has very good heat retention, seals tightly and can easily withstand a knock or two. We were also impressed by the Stanley Adventure Vacuum Bottle, a reliable and classic thermos made from stainless steel with a clean design and good build quality. Alternatively the IsoSteel Quickstop is a cheaper thermos with good heat retention capacity for those on a budget.
Enjoy extra peace of mind with additional security at home, even if you aren’t there. With a connected security camera, you can be alerted if something is going on in your premises while you’re away. We discovered that the Nest Cam IQ Outdoor is the best security camera of 2020 because of its excellent image quality, intelligent functions and easy-to-use app.
Is sparkling water your favourite thirst quencher? We tested SodaStreams and name the SodaStream Spirit as our best in test. This is an elegant soda machine that takes up very little space on the worktop and produces excellent carbonated water, with lots of small bubbles.
We have tested five different espresso machines available on the market right now and name the DeLonghi Dedica EC 680 as the best choice. It is an extremely compact espresso machine with a high performance that can brew your coffee swiftly. It is perfect for those who want a machine that is easy to use and requires little maintenance. Another espresso machine which stood out in our test was the DeLonghi Magnifica S, a simple espresso machine a with large capacity that doesn't take up much space in the kitchen.
We have tested coffee machines and name the Nespresso Pixie as the best coffee machine of 2020. This small coffee machine has well-thought-through functions and is easy to use, all while being quick at brewing a cup of tasty coffee. Nespresso Pixie is effortless to operate, practical and one of the best deals for a coffee pod machine that exceeded our expectations. Our best premium choice was the Nespresso Lattissima Touch. This lavish and well-built coffee machine has a built-in milk foamer and is a clear choice for the true coffee aficionado.
We have tested two different smart home security systems and declare the Somfy One as our Best Choice. It is a security system that provides good protection by combining security cameras, alarms and a sensor system into one convenient package.
A hand mixer is one of the most classic and useful tools in the kitchen. We tested a range of models, and with features including a silent yet powerful motor the KitchenAid 5KHM9212 is our best in test.
A vacuum sealer is an incredibly useful product that can be used when you’re freezing meat or other food. We tested several different vacuum sealers and consider the Foodsaver Flow as our best in test. It provides excellent sealing quality for food, has a high capacity and is also super easy to clean.
We have reviewed blenders from the top manufacturers and consider the Magimix LeBlender as the best blender 2020 has on offer for foodies. This model is a high power blender that achieves great results, comes with a specially designed spatula and is easy to use due to its seamless controls. If you want a really good blender with multiple functions and not just a blender for smoothies – this is a great option!
A hand-held vacuum cleaner is the perfect complement to your normal vacuum cleaner, and we’ve tested the most popular models on the market. The Einhell TE VC 18 LI is our best in test because it’s both straightforward and powerful.
Looking for the right snowsuit for your little one? When it comes to choosing a child’s snowsuit, it’s important that the model is warm enough for small children, who tend to be more sedentary. Our choice for best in test is the Lego Wear Julian. This is a well constructed, top quality snowsuit that always keeps the child warm and dry. Our best budget choice is the Kuling Val d’Isère. This spacious baby snowsuit is good value for money, unexpectedly resistant and has really good heat retention.
Looking for a warm, water-resistant and durable snowsuit? We tested snowsuits in a range of price classes, and designate the Gneis Supershape as our best in test. This is a durable snowsuit with top class fit that always keeps the child warm and dry. After the winter, it’s in such good condition that you can sell it on or pass it down to a younger sibling. And once again, we name the Isbjörn of Sweden Penguin as our best premium choice. This high quality snowsuit justifies its price with excellent durability, water resistance and a fantastic fit. Our best budget choice is Ticket To Heaven’s Noa. This is a good value for money snowsuit that’s warm, comfortable and resists slush and wear.
Sudden downpour while you’re out on a walk with the pushchair? With a footmuff, you don’t have to struggle to get warm outer clothes on your baby. We tested footmuffs, and name the Elodie Details Stroller Bag as our best in test. This is an attractive and warm footmuff with a universal fit and clever slots for the pushchair harness. Our best premium choice is the Voksi Urban – a very warm, high-quality footmuff. The Urban can be used for a long time because it can be expanded to a full 120 cm.
Do your hands get really cold when you’re out on a walk with the pushchair? When it feels like too much effort to take off and put on your gloves every time you have to help your child with something, there’s a convenient solution. We tested hand warmers and name Easygrow Hand Muffs as our best in test. These are warm and very weather resistant hand warmers that work on all types of pushchair handle. Our best budget choice are Carena’s Valö Hand Muffs, which are separate, good value for money hand warmers that can also be used on all type of pushchair handle.
We have tested 23 different baby carriers and name the Ergobaby 360 as our best in test. This comfortable baby carrier is ergonomic for both the carrier and comfortable for the baby. The carrier has an efficient, load-bearing waist belt and lets you carry the baby in four different positions. The Ergobaby Adapt, another ergonomic baby carrier from the same manufacturer, also stood out in our test. The Adapt model is very comfortable for the parent and has the added advantage that it can be used by newborns without requiring an insert.
We have tested baby bouncers and name BabyBjörn Balance Soft as best baby bouncer of 2020. It is a very mobile baby bouncer which feels limber and has a great bounce, all while offering good comfort for the chilld. All our testers agree that BabyBjörn Balance Soft is so good that they can't think of anything that could be improved. Stokke Steps babysiter also performs well in the test, with a removable insert for newborns and the ability to be used together with the Stokke Steps chair.
We have tested nasal aspirators and name Nosefrida as best nasal aspirator of 2020. This classical nasal aspirator does require expensive, disposable filters for hygenic reasons, but the suction is really good and Nosefrida efficiently clears out any small baby noses. Another nasal aspirator which sticks out is the innovative, elektronic nasal aspirator HappyNose, which doesn't require disposable filters and has two different tips to choose from depending on the size of the child's nose.
We have tested the best nose hair trimmers for men and consider the Philips 5000 (NT5175) as the best vertical trimmer. This nose and ear hair trimmer is even suitable for the eyebrows, and it comes with many useful accessories. The handle is exceptionally comfortable and easy to grip. The best rotating trimmer is the Babyliss E650E. Babyliss has managed to make a rotating nose trimmer which is so sharp and well-built that you don't notice you're holding an electric shaver. It clears your nose without any discomfort and is efficient, quiet and has a nice grip.
Would you like to quickly and easily check if your child is running a fever? A digital fever thermometer will make your life in the sickroom easier than you think. Our choice for best in test is the Braun Thermoscan 7 IRT 6520, which is ideal for using on children. It has a clear and easily accessible display that makes it easy to see your child’s temperature. If you find it difficult to use an ear thermometer, the Braun NTF 3000 is a very good alternative. This thermometer measures the temperature on the forehead, with reliable and accurate results.
Are you lost in the mascara jungle? Amongst the many products with their promises of eternal lashes, it's easy to lose track. We tested all types of mascara. Our best in test is Hourglass Caution Extreme Lash Mascara, which provides both volume and good durability. An excellent budget alternative is L.A Girl Fiber Lash Mascara, which uses fibres to make your lashes impressively long.
We have been busy testing hydrating hand creams and consider the Cetaphil Repair Sensitive Hand Cream as the best hand cream of 2020. It is a reasonably priced cream and a saviour for working hands and dry skin. It is exceptionally moisturising, but at the same time, a hand cream that doesn’t leave you with that greasy feeling.
We have tested 6 different dry shampoos and name Amika Perk Up Dry Shampoo as our Best Choice. This dry shampoo is easy to use and leaves your hair feeling fresh. It works equally well on both light and dark hair and leaves no residue, even on black hair.
We have tested eye shadows and name BareMinerals Ready Eyeshadow Quad The Truth as best eye shadow of 2020. Let’s say it caught our eye! This eye shadow is easy to apply and has a good colour, all while lasting a long time. The colours can even be combined to suit any occasion. Our best budget choice is the Max Factor Masterpiece Nude Palette Cappuccino Nudes. The matching and shimmering colours of this product give a good result and can be used for formal and everyday occasions. It’s a great buy for anyone looking for a cheap eye shadow in 2020.
We have tested several different kinds of foundation and name the Jane Iredale Amazing Base Loose Powder as the best mineral foundation right now. It is a loose mineral foundation offering exceptional sun protection and a long-lasting effect. The product comes available in a wide range of colours too. The best cushion foundation was the Lancôme Miracle Cushion Foundation due to its fantastic natural coverage. Our favourite premium foundation was the Clinique Even Better Makeup SPF15, which is a durable liquid foundation affording a full and natural finish.
We tested the latest hair dryers and consider the Babyliss Pro Digital 6000E as the best of the best. Let’s just say it blew us away. It is a powerful hair dryer that dries the hair quickly without needing to be especially hot. It’s also rather quiet and has many setting options. We have named the GHD Aura Air as the best premium hair dryer. This is a powerful, good quality hair dryer for professionals or for styling novices, which offers an exclusive finish.
We have tested eight different eye creams and name the Dermalogica Total Eye Care SPF15 as the best 3 in 1 eye cream on the market right now. It is a moisturising and soothing eye cream that is amazing for dark spots, for bags under your eyes – and for wrinkles.
We have tested nine different hair oils to find the best hair oil 2020 has to offer and consider the Davines’ Ol Oil as the best option available for all hair types. This nourishing hair oil is quickly absorbed by the hair and gives you healthy, smooth and shiny hair without making it feel sticky or heavy.
We have tested silver shampoos, also commonly known as purple shampoo, and consider the Ida Warg Silver Shampoo as the best rated silver shampoo of 2020. This silver shampoo is amazingly efficient giving your hair a nice cool colour shade - even after just one use.
Do you have dark rings under your eyes or an annoying pimple you want to hide? We tested concealers, and name NYX Professional Make Up HD Photogenic Concealer Wand as our best in test. This budget-friendly product conceals everything from the evidence of late nights to red blotches. L’Oréal Paris Lumi Magique Concealer is also a strong budget favourite in the test, and among the more expensive brands Clarins Instant Concealer gets an honourable mention, as it both neutralises and corrects.
We tested self-tanners and name Tan-Luxe The Gradual as best in test. This cream is easy to apply and non-sticky. The finished result is clear and produces a great colour. Our best budget choice is Ida Warg Self-Tanning Spray. This self-tanner has a quick drying time, good consistency and is easy to apply. It’s easy to get even coverage, which produces a natural result.
We extensively tested 14 electric toothbrushes and declare the Oral-B Pro 2000 to be our Best Choice. It performs well for its reasonable price, comes with all the necessary functions and efficiently removes plaque and bacterial build-up. Our recommended toothbrush in the premium category is the Oral-B Genius 9000.
Are you tired of using a whole arsenal of products when you do your make-up? If so, a BB or CC cream might be just what you need. Our best in test are Klair’s Illuminating Supple BB Cream and Lumene CC Color Correcting Cream.
Have you tried out various deodorants but never found the right one? We tested several different ones and our choice for best in test is Kiehl's Superbly Efficient Anti-Perspirant & Deodorant. This deodorant is both effective and mild, and also unperfumed, which means it’s suitable for everyone. Vichy 48hr Antiperspirant Treatment Roll-on is also an effective deodorant that works well for both men and women.
We have been busy testing epilators and name the Sil-Épil 9561 Wet & Dry as the best epilator of 2020. Forget your current hair removal machine and consider this model for the very best results. This epilator is efficient and gives the legs and bikini area a perfect waxed result. It also comes with many useful accessories and interchangeable heads.
We have tested blood pressure monitors and name the Omron M6 Comfort IT as our Best Choice. It's a reasonably priced blood pressure monitor with a high-quality cuff and a low and subtle sound level during measurement. The clear advantages that the M6 Comfort IT has when it comes to user friendliness, quality and functionality make it our clear favourite as the top blood pressure monitor in our test. The best blood pressure machine for your wrist is the Beurer BC 32. This blood pressure monitor is quiet and has a clear display, all while having a cuff that is both easy to put on and position.
Installing a child bike seat on your bike is a convenient way of taking your child with you on a cycling trip. Whether you’re going out for a day or finding a convenient way to transport your child to and from preschool, a child bike seat can be a good solution.
We have tested spinning bikes and name FINNLO Speedbike CRT as best spinning cycle of 2020. It is a stable bike with high build quality, and it is also very user-friendly. Both handlebar and seat can be adjusted effortlessly to suit people of all heights. The saddle is exceptionally comfortable and is overall a quiet spin bike for home use.
We have been working up a sweat testing cross trainers and consider the Sole Fitness E35 as the best cross trainer of 2020 for beginners and elite athletes. It is a high-performance model for the more demanding user and is great value for money. The model’s comfortable design and excellent built-in training computer make it the perfect cross trainer for weight loss.
We recently conducted a test of multigyms - you should see our muscles - and have come to the conclusion that the Finnlo Bio Force is the best multigym around right now. This is a multigym which is easy to use and very quiet, all while giving your whole body a fantastic workout.
Would you like to find an environmentally friendly alternative to your car, or avoid the effort required with a standard bicycle? If so, you should read our test of electric bikes! Our best in test is the Crescent Elda, which is a really good electric bike for anyone who cycles often.
We have tested sports bras and name Casall Iconic Sports Bra as best sports bra of 2020. It is a high quality sports bra which sits in place well and has soft edges. The sports bra is suitable for all types of activities and comes in a wide range of colours. Another sports bra which performed well in the test is Shock Absorber Active Shaped Support Bra, which ha a fantastic fit, sits comfortably on the body and is made from a quality material which lets the skin breathe.
We have tested microphones and name Blue Microphones Yeti as best microphone of 2020. This table microphone has a high sound quality and many functions which makes it suitable for a wide range of uses, for example podcasts, twitch streaming or for the recording studio. The design is user-friendly and it's easy to get started.
We have tested headsets and name Steelseries Arctis 5 as best headset of 2020. It is a gaming headset with high sound quality and good comfort, which means that you can play for a long time without feeling discomfort.
We have tested 11 Bluetooth speakers and name the Sony SRS XB30 as our favourite Bluetooth speaker of 2020. It’s a speaker that is packed with many different functions, has a long battery life and affords really good sound. We also recommend the powerful JBL Charge 3 as another all-round good speaker. Let’s just say these speakers hit the right notes among our testing team.
Would you like to make your old TV “smart”? Or do you want to display images from your mobile phone on your TV? Media players are convenient and versatile while simultaneously being easy to use. We tested most of the current models, and Google’s third-generation Chromecast came out as our best in test.
We have been testing belt sanders and believe the Makita 9911 is the best belt sander for sale in 2020. It is easy to manoeuvre and has packed a lot of power into a compact size. For those who want to work efficiently, this is a really good belt sander on the market right now.
The most important thing to have in any toolbox is a sturdy and versatile power drill. The Bosch PSR 18 LI-2 gives you a lot of power for your money without compromising on ergonomics or expert build quality, and consequently, we named it as the best drill in our 2020 test.
We have tested circular saws and name Festool HK 55 EBQ+ as best circular saw of 2020. This circular saw is versatile and can also act as a shadow gap saw, which gives you great flexiblity. The best battery powered saw is Ryobi R18CS, thanks to its power and ergonomics.
We have tested jigsaws and name Bosch PST 18 LI SOLO as best jigsaw of 2020. It combines a good size with user-friendly design, a good design and several clever functions. If you want a lot of power and less finesse then Einhell TE-JS 18 Li is a good purchase.
We have tested reciprocating saws and name AEG BUS18 as best reciprocating saw of 2020. It has a lot of power and its weight gives you good stability while you're working. The long battery time and quick charge time adds to the good impression. If you're after a light reciprocating saw for easy tasks, Black & Decker BDCR18 is a good purchase.
We hav tested plunge cut saws and name Bosch GKT 55 GCE as best plunge cut saw of 2020. The plunge cut saw has a powerful motor and a great sawing depth, which makes the machine very useful. The cuts are very tidy. Festool TS 55 EBG is also a good purchase, though it is slighty weaker.
We tested computer monitors and name the AOC C24G1 as best computer monitor of 2020. This is a computer monitor intended for gamers that produces good image quality and has a number of clever functions. If you're looking for a more general monitor, the AOC 27P1 is a good choice.
Do you need to upgrade your home wireless network? With a mesh router, you can spread out several smaller routers over your entire home that “talk” to each other so you experience the best possible internet coverage. We have tested mesh routers and believe the Netgear Orbi RBK50 is the best mesh router of 2020, equipped with an impressive range and fast connection.
Would you like more substantial sound when you listen to music? A pair of classic over-ear headphones often give the best possible sound, the most functions and the best comfort in the long run. But which ones should you buy? We tested the most popular models on the market.
Looking for really convenient headphones for your phone? If so, in-ear headphones are a practical choice that stay in place well, providing both natural sound isolation and good bass. We've tested a large number of in-ear headsets, both with and without wires, and we name Creative’s Outlier Gold as our best in test.
Regardless of whether you’re an elite sportsperson or a beginner, a pulse watch is a useful aid for reaching the next level. We’ve tested a large number of pulse watches and consider the Garmin Forerunner 245 Music as the best heart rate monitor watch of 2020 due to its excellent functions and reasonable price tag.
Are you looking for the best mobile for sale that you can get hold of today? Or perhaps the best value for money with a budget smartphone? If so, you’ve come to the right place. We have tested all the latest mobile phones to bring you our expert in-depth reviews. The best in our unbiased test was the Oneplus 7T, which combines lightning speed with lots of useful functions at a relatively cheap price.
We have tested action cameras and name GoPro Hero4 Black Edition as best action camera of 2020. It produces pictures of very high quality, despite having a very compact format. There is also a wide range of accessories available for this camera, such as a mount for your bicycle helmet or a waterproof case for when you need to film under water.
We have tested hedge trimmers and name Stiga SHT 48 AE as best hedge trimmer of 2020. It is a battery powered hedge trimmer with a lot of power and an ergonomic design, which makes this a winner in our test.
We’ve been busy testing strimmers (string trimmers) and consider the Husqvarna 115iL as the best garden strimmer of 2020 for sale. It has bucketloads of power, all while using little battery. This makes for a time-efficient trimming while achieving long battery life. Ryobi RLT183225 is also a solid option with a long battery life and several useful settings for maintaining your garden - and making the neighbours jealous.
We tested ride-on lawn mowers and name the Husqvarna Rider 214TC as the best ride-on lawn mower of 2020. The ride-on lawn mower is a very high performance model for large areas with lots of obstacles.
We’ve been busy testing wheelbarrow loads of garden secateurs and consider the Fiskars PowerGear X PX92 as the best quality garden secateurs on the market. This secateur is a good mid-range model with a rotating handle for extra power. Our best budget choice was the Gardena Classic 8754, which is a bypass secateur with angled and easy-to-use cutting blades. Swap your current pruning shears for these models to enjoy top gardening results!
We have tested the best chainsaws available and after hours of sawing, cutting and detailed discussions, we consider the Stihl MSA 120 C-BQ as the best all around chainsaw of 2020. It is a relatively compact chainsaw, which at the same time has a lot of power and top build quality. If you're after a petrol-powered chainsaw, Stihl MS 211 C-BE is the best premium choice. It is a practical chainsaw, easy to use and suitable for various needs.
Do you want to keep your house, car and drive clean? With the right pressure washer, it's easy. We tested pressure washers and name the Husqvarna PW 360 as our Best Choice, because you get the most power and functionality for your money. Our best budget choice is its smaller sibling, the Husqvarna PW 235, from the same manufacturer, which has a long cord and plenty of power for its price class.
Our team have tested the most popular leaf blowers and believe the Husqvarna 525BX to be the best leaf blower of 2020. You could say we were blown away by it. The gardening machine packs heaps of power and is highly reliable while being easy to start. But if you are after a simpler and more compact model, the Black & Decker GWC1820PC is an ideal option, equipped with a lot of power and a relatively long battery life.
We have tested different types of lawn mowers and name the Klippo Excellent as the best lawn mower to buy in 2020. This is a battery-powered lawn mower with several clever functions which makes it incredibly user-friendly, all while having the power to cut even long grass over large surfaces. We also found the best lawn mower under 300 pounds - which you can discover below!
We have tested the best brush cutters and name the Stihl FS 55 model as best brush cutter of 2020. It is a powerful and professional machine that provides you with a good operating time, all the while not weighing too much. If you're after a brush cutter that can also cut down small trees, then Stiga SBC 226 JD is a good option. It is our best budget brush cutter based on its long operating time and exceptional motor power. Learn more about it in our brush cutter review.
Are you tired of cutting the grass every week and plan on getting a robotic lawn mower to do the job instead? We've tested several different robot mowers over a whole growing season and name the Husqvarna Automower 310 as the best robot lawn mower of 2020. It runs very well, has a long cutting-time, is easy to set up and is very good at problem solving on both larger lawns and smaller lawns.
Are you looking for an affordable electric car for your child? We tested the most popular models on the market.
We have tested trampolines and name Berg Favorit as best trampoline of 2020. It has a winning combination of high build quality, clever design and excellent bounce at a reasonable price. Even if the price point is higher than a budget trampoline, it is a better purchase in the long run as it will last longer and since spare parts will be available for many years to come. The more expensive sibling model Berg Champion is the best premium trampoline, with a great performance and an excellently robust and thought-through design.