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Identifying the Best

The Hammacher Schlemmer Institute scours the marketplace for the leading products in a given category and tests each model to measure its level of performance, ease of use, durability, comfort, and desirable features.

Independently

A non-profit consumer advocacy organization created in 1983 to research, test, and rate consumer products objectively and without influence from manufacturers, vendors, or merchants.

Recently Conducted Tests

The Best Emergency Radio
The Best Emergency Radio

Delivered a superior combination of sound quality, playback time, and reception.

The Best Commuter Cup
The Best Commuter Cup

Easy to drink from and does not leak, even when inverted.

The Best Solar Walkway Light
The Best Solar Walkway Light

Produced the brightest, most expansive light.

The Best Tower Fan
The Best Tower Fan

Surpassed competing models in tests from airflow and noise to ease of use and features.