Best Corded Hammer Drills Comparison Table

Best Corded Hammer Drills

Corded Hammer DrillDrill CapacityTop Speed (rpm)Blows per MinuteWeight (lb)AmpsPriceAmazon Rating
DEWALT DWD525K 1/2-Inch VSR Mid-Handle Grip Hammerdrill KitClick Here for DeWalt DWD525K ReviewWood: 1-1/2"
Steel: 1/2"
Concrete: 5/32 - 7/16"
Bosch HD21-2 Speed Hammer DrillClick Here to Read Bosch HD21-2 ReviewWood: 1-5/8"
Concrete: 7/8"
SKIL 6445-01 120-Volt 1/2-Inch Hammer DrillClick here for Skil 6445-01 ReviewN/A3000510007.
DeWalt DW511 1/2" (13mm) 7.8 Amp VSR HammerdrillClick Here for DeWalt DW511Wood: 1-1/4"
Concrete: 5/32 - 3/8"
Milwaukee 5380-21 1/2-Inch 9-AMP Heavy Duty Hammer DrillClick Here for Milwaukee 5380-21 ReviewWood: 3-1/2"
Steel: 1/2"
Concrete: 3/4/"


Hammer Drill Comparison Guide and Key

  • Drill Brand and Name / Model (click on drill name for further information)
  • Drill picture
  • Torque (the force produced to turn the drill / driver)
  • Max drill capacity for drilling into wood, steel or concrete
  • Speed of drill / driver
  • Blows per Minute – this is a measurement of the frequency of the hammer action
  • Weight of drill
  • Battery – which battery type the drill uses
  • Voltage of the drill
  • Amps
  • Prices – based on most recent information from Amazon, but like any prices, these can fluctuate due to availability and special promotions.
  • Rating – the rating from customers, showing general satisfaction with their purchase. Anything above 4.5 is generally regarded as excellent, and scores are influenced by factors other that product quality, such as value and delivery experience.