Available in a variety of sizes and configurations. Polyethylene construction, with Ultratherm insulation. Very large capacity: 35" x 15" x 12". Stain and odor resistant. Rugged. Reinforced swing-up handles. Threaded drain plug, so you can hook a hose up to it. Quick access hatch on top.
Hardware seems to be the weak point here, particularly the hinges, which break easily. The latches are also of lower quality.
Comes in your choice of 3 really nice color combos. Bail handle folds flat for easy storage. Inexpensive. Sturdy construction that you can sit on. Keeps ice for 3 to 4 days. Lots of room. Lockable lid comes with cup holders and a media slot for hands-free viewing.
Not waterproof; water can easily leak into the cooler. Some reports of this cooler arriving damaged.
Features easy one-hand opening. Durable, with Ultratherm insulation. Locking lid, and molded-in handle. Resists odors. Can hold up to 18, 12-ounce cans, plus ice. Lid swings open to either side.
The pin holding the hood closed can easily spring open, particularly when the cooler is full.
Made of polyethylene, with Ultratherm insulation. Features a reinforced tow handle that easily telescopes and locks. Durable wheels roll easily. Decent price. Has a drainage spout on the bottom. Large size. Features include 4 cup holders and molded side scoop handles.
Some buyers report that this option arrives with a broken handle. The top is hollow, and is not for sitting. Some claim that an overall lack of insulation means that ice doesn't last as long with this cooler.
Durable everything. Features blow-molded construction, a reinforced base, stainless steel hardware, and rubberized T-grip latches. It is also lightweight. Extra thick insulation allows for 5 days of ice retention at 90-degrees. Super solid, and you can sit on it.
Some felt that this cooler was overpriced for what it does. Some buyers did their own ice test and report that this cooler only holds ice for about 1 to 2 days.
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