How We Test Massage Guns

Massage guns have become increasingly popular in recent years, offering users a convenient way to relieve muscle tension and soreness. We understand the importance of finding the right massage gun that meets your needs. That’s why we put every model through rigorous testing to provide you with comprehensive reviews and expert recommendations.

Selecting Massage Guns to Review

We make sure to review a wide range of massage guns, from top-tier brands like Theragun and Hyperice to lesser-known options that offer great value for your money. Our goal is to cover models suited for various budgets and preferences, ensuring that our readers can find the perfect match for their needs. Whether you’re looking for a high-end percussive massager or an affordable handheld device, we’ve got you covered.

Testing Process

Our testing process is thorough and designed to provide you with accurate insights into each massage gun’s performance. Our team of experts, experienced in assessing fitness and wellness products, conducts hands-on testing with each device. We evaluate factors such as:

  • Effectiveness: We assess how well each massage gun targets muscle tension and provides relief.
  • Design and Build: We examine the build quality, ergonomics, and ease of use of each device.
  • Features: We test additional features such as different speed settings, attachments, and battery life.
  • Noise Level: We measure the noise produced by each massage gun to evaluate its suitability for use in various settings.

Real-World Testing

To ensure our reviews reflect real-world usage, we incorporate practical scenarios into our testing process. Our reviewers use each massage gun over an extended period, mimicking typical usage patterns. Whether it’s post-workout recovery or daily relaxation sessions, we put each device through its paces to provide you with accurate feedback.

Evaluation and Ratings

After thorough testing, we rate each massage gun on a 5-point scale, with 1 being the lowest and 5 being the highest. Products that excel in performance, durability, and features may receive our Editor’s Choice award, indicating our top recommendations.

You can see the best massage guns we have selected here.