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89
$180
Editors' Choice Award
If you are searching for a top-notch drill that can accomplish the hardest tasks with ease, then the Kobalt is our top recommendation for you
83
$160
The DCD777C2 is a burly drill with tons of power but we wished it did a bit better in our battery tests
79
$180
Although it finished just behind the best drills, the M18 still has tons of drilling and driving power
77
$160
While being absolutely amazing at driving in fasteners, the below average battery life of the DCD771C2 precluded it from winning an award
72
$139
If you are willing to sacrifice a little drilling power to save some cash, then the PCCK607LB is a solid choice
72
$170
The Ridgid R86009K did good, not great, across the board, making its top-tier price a bit hard to swallow.
64
$100
Best Buy Award
Earning the Best Buy award, the Ryobi P252 is a great option for anyone who wants to take on basic DIY or woodworking projects without breaking the bank
63
$130
Finishing in the middle of the group overall, the Bosch did alright in our tests but it is far from our favorite
60
$170
Editors' Choice Award
The M12 Fuel packs a surprising amount of power into a compact package
53
$130
Best Buy Award
If you want a 12-volt drill that can handle all your weekend warrior DIY projects without blowing your budget, the Bosch PS31 is your best choice
49
$170
The Makita XFD10R is priced like a premium tool but delivered an overall lackluster performance
36
$130
This 12-volt drill from DEWALT is quite underpowered when it comes to drilling and driving
35
$60
Best Buy Award
The LDX120C is a great choice if you are shopping on a super tight budget and don't expect too much
32
$60
While the WORKPRO is one of the least expensive drills we have tested, it wouldn't be our first choice for a budget-conscious option
17
$40
The BDCDD12C is a solid choice if you only need to do light-duty tasks and want to spend the absolute minimum