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2015 Best
Metal Detector Review
REVIEWS AND COMPARISONS
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Ratings
Overall Rating
Design & Performance
Advanced Features
Usability
Help & Support
9.20
8.60
8.53
8.45
8.35
8.03
7.73
7.57
6.05
6.03
10.00
8.75
7.75
9.50
8.25
7.75
6.00
7.75
5.50
5.50
8.00
7.00
8.75
8.50
8.00
9.75
10.00
6.75
8.00
5.00
8.50
10.00
9.25
6.75
9.25
5.50
9.00
7.25
5.25
7.25
10.00
9.00
10.00
7.00
7.75
10.00
7.25
9.50
5.25
8.50
Design & Performance
Coil Construction
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DD
Concentric
Concentric
DD
DD
Concentric
Concentric
Concentric
Concentric
Concentric
Coil Shape
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Elliptical
Elliptical
Round
Round
Elliptical
Round
Round
Round
Round
Elliptical
Coil Diameter (inches)
?
11
9
8
11
11
8
9
9
8
9
Coin Detection Depth (inches)
?
10
8
8
10
10
8
8
8
6
10
Depth Indicator
?
 
Pinpoint Mode
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Graphic Target ID
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Operating Frequency
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5.9 kHz
6.5 kHz
7.8 kHz
7.8 kHz
7.8 kHz
6.8 kHz
7.5 - 18.75 kHz
8 kHz
13 kHz
14.5 kHz
Advanced Features
Audio Tones
?
4
4
3
4
3
4
12
3
3
1
Target ID Segments
?
11
12
99
90
99
9
12
8
6
None
Sensitivity Settings
?
6
8
9
8
10
Variable
10
8
12
Variable
Discrimination Settings
?
7
5
6
4
69
Variable
3
5
12
Variable
Ground Balance
?
Manual
Fixed
Fixed
Manual
Fixed
Manual
Manual
Fixed
Auto
Fixed
Custom Notching
?
 
 
Interchangeable Coil
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Usability
Overall Score
?
90%
100%
85%
70%
75%
65%
80%
75%
5%
55%
Weight (pounds)
?
2.9
2.7
2.3
4
2.6
2.8
2.9
2.5
3
2.2
Battery Type
?
9-volt x2
AA x4
9-volt
AA x6
9-volt
9-volt x2
AA x4
9-volt x2
9-volt x2
9-volt
Battery Life (hours)
?
25
30
20
20
25
15
20
20
20
15
Battery Indicator
?
Warning Only
Warning Only
Warning Only
Adjustable Shaft
?
Adjustable Arm Cup
?
 
 
Arm Cup Strap
?
 
 
 
 
 
 
Volume Control
?
 
 
 
 
 
Headphone Jack
?
1/4"
1/4"
1/4" & 3.5 mm
3.5 mm
1/4"
1/4"
1/4"
1/4"
3.5 mm
1/4"
Help & Support
Warranty
?
5 Years
2 Years
5 Years
1 Year
5 Years
5 Years
3 Years
2 Years
1 Year
Lifetime
Instructional Videos
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FAQs
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Email
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Telephone
?
Forums
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Live Chat
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