Included bag holds a large amount of trimmings before needing to reload. Battery is detachable and can be swapped out for continuous use/charging if necessary. Compact design is ideal for small yards. Energy Star certified.
Can struggle to cover adequately larger yards without taking a lot of time to cut.
The 13 amp motor offers enough power to cut through thick grass. Cutting height is adjustable with a seven-position control lever. Can mulch as well. Comes with a full two-year warranty.
Setting the mower up the first time can be difficult due to the lack of a parts list and unclear instructions.
Electric motor starts up quickly without the need for a pull cord or ignition key. Small wheel base turns quickly around objects and obstacles in the yard. Hard-top grass catcher detaches easily.
Small 14" cutting head takes longer to cut a typical lawn than larger options.
Simple push design glides over the yard while cutting the grass. Manual pushing is easy through most yards and grass types. Base is stable and turns quickly. Handy grass catcher included.
Pushing the mower around can be difficult in thick and overgrown grass.
Features a powerful 12-amp electric motor. Three-wheel design allows the mower to pivot on a dime for navigating obstacles and tight turns. The mower can even cut around the base of trees and flowers. Offers four positions for cutting height.
Mower requires a long extension cord to cover most normal size yards adequately.
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If you’re looking for an electric or energy-free lawn mower, Sun Joe has a variety of models in different styles that should suit your needs. Their manual mowers eliminate the need for charging and are an excellent budget choice for small yards. If you’re looking for an electric mower, they offer both battery and corded models. The corded mowers offer generously long cables and are great for small yards. The cordless models have decent power and may have batteries that can be swapped out for non-stop mowing. For a mix of the two, their hybrid models allow for corded or cordless mowing that keeps you working until the job is done.
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