Best Cordless Hammer Drills Comparison Table

Best Cordless Hammer Drills

Best Cordless Hammer DrillTorque (in-lb)Speed (rpm)Blows per MinuteWeight (lb)BatteryPrice ($)Amazon Rating
Bosch HDS181-02 18-Volt Lithium-Ion 1/2-Inch Compact Tough Hammer Drill Driver with 2 High Capacity Batteries, Charger and CaseClick here for Bosch HDS181-026000 - 500 / 0 - 17000 - 270003.6Lithium Ion2194.9
DEWALT Bare-Tool DCD950B 1/2-Inch 18-Volt XRPHammerdrill/Drill/Driver
Click here for DeWalt DCD950B Review
4500 - 500 / 0 - 1250 / 0 - 20000 - 8500 / 0 - 21250 / 0 - 340003.9NiCad124.994.7
Makita BHP454 18-Volt LXT 1/2-Inch Lithium-Ion Cordless Hammer Drill KitComing Soon - Makita BHGP454 Review5600 - 400 / 0 - 17000 - 6000 / 0 - 225004.9Lithium Ion2704.3
Bosch HDB180-02 18-Volt Lithium-Ion 3/8-Inch Cordless Hammer Drill/Driver Kit with 2 Batteries, Charger and CaseComing Soon - Bosch HDB180-02 Review3600 - 500 / 0 - 14500 - 210003.2Lithium Ion169.994.7
DEWALT DCD970KL 18-Volt XRP Lithium-Ion 1/2-Inch Hammerdrill/Drill/Driver KitComing Soon - DeWalt DCD970KL Review4500 - 500 / 0 - 1250 / 0 - 20000 - 8500 / 0 - 21250 / 0 - 340005.3Lithium Ion2994.4

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 Amazon.com 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.