Our Top 10 Recommendations for Beginner Metal Detectors
Up-to-date pricing and reviews for beginner metal detectors on the market
SaleBestseller No. 1
Bounty Hunter TK4 Tracker IV Metal Detector
- Rugged metal detector ideal for detecting treasure in extreme ground conditions
- Motion All-Metal mode, Discrimination mode, and 2-Tone audio mode.Larger objects up to 3 feet
- Preset ground balance neutralizes response to mineral content in the ground
- Disc/notch control distinguishes between targets and unwanted metals
- 6.7 kHz operating frequency
Bestseller No. 2
NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC Junior Metal Detector –Adjustable Metal Detector for Kids with 7.5” Waterproof Dual Coil, Lightweight Design Great for Treasure Hunting Beginners
- FIND BURIED TREASURE – The 7.5” waterproof dual coil has adjustable sensitivity to help avoid false positives. The detector will beep and flash an LED light when it locates metal. It has a detecting depth of up to 6 inches deep for small coins and more than 1 foot deep for larger metal objects. Requires 3 AA batteries, sold separately.
- GREAT FOR KIDS – A telescoping arm provides length adjustment while a padded arm strap and comfort grip make this metal detector easy to use for kids of all sizes.
- LIGHTWEIGHT AND PORTABLE – The detector weighs just 1.4 lb (0.6kg). With the coil folded and arm support removed, it measures just 24 inches. It extends up to 39 inches long.
- FULL-COLOR LEARNING GUIDE – Learn the history of metal detectors, how the coils on your detector work to find metal buried underground, and much more in our detailed learning guide.
- SATISFACTION GUARANTEED - National Geographic is proud to provide only the highest quality STEM toys. The Junior Metal Detector is backed by our 100% satisfaction guarantee.
SaleBestseller No. 3
Metal Detector, 3 Modes Adjustable Detectors (24"-45") with Larger Back-lit LCD Display, 3 Audio Tone & DISC Mode - Carrying Bag and Batteries Included, Easy to Operate for Adults and Kids
- ▲THREE AUDIO TONE WITH HIGH ACCURACY - Metal Detector has distinctive audio tone - a low tone, a medium tone and a high tone displayed on the interesting icon that can distinguish different metals; DISC modes helps you eliminate target categories and improve your detecting efficiency
- ▲LARGE AND FUNNY LCD DISPLAY - Equipped with large back-lit LCD screen to display different detecting depth, discrimination, operating mode, overload warning, sensitivity level and battery level, you can distinguish between targets and unwanted metals; This entry level metal detector is a perfect gift for beginners
- ▲IP68 SEARCH COIL - 7.8’’ Diameter search coil and the stem enables you to use metal to explore under water, ideal for detecting on the beach or in the stream(NOTE: the control box can not be put in the water); Adopts a headphone jack(3.5mm / 1/8inch) so you can connect it with a headphone (NOT Included), which allows you to use it in the noisy environment
- ▲HUMANITY DESIGN - The Metal Detector is in accordance with ergonomic design, comfortable and convenient to use; Adjustable stem extending from 24” to 45” adapts to users of different height; The arm rest design saves more effort, which gives you a great treasure hunting journey
- ▲WHAT YOU GET - 1 X Tacklife MMD02 Metal Detector, 2 X 9V Battery, 1 X User's Manual, 1 X Large Size Carrying Bag, Any other questions please feel free to contact us, we will help you solve in time
Bestseller No. 4
MARNUR Metal Detector for Kids and Adults with Pinpoint Waterproof Search Coil Backlit LCD Display High Accuracy Adjustable Sensitivity Metal Detector Kit for Beginners Treasure Hunt with Accessories
- 🌏【Accurate Metal Detector】MARNUR metal detector is designed to detect various metals such as iron, aluminum, tin, copper, silver and gold. In DISC mode, metal detector can eliminate unwanted metals (iron, zinc, etc.) and focus on the target. With Pinpoint, metal detectors can accurately locate the metal you are looking for
- 🌏【Large Diameter Waterproof Search Coil】The larger the search coil diameter, the stronger the search ability. The Metal Detector features a 9.84-inch large diameter search coil that increases the chances and accuracy of finding a target. The search coil of the metal detector kit is waterproof, so that you will not miss the treasure in the shallow water or be interrupted by the rainy day. Please note that the LCD control box is not waterproof.
- 🌏【Adjustable Sensitivity & Backlight LCD Display】7 levels of adjustable sensitivities, able to detect metals as deep as 8 inches below the surface. The backlight LCD screen allows clear reading even in low lights condition. It shows the detection mode, sensitivity level, battery status and volume. The LCD control box makes detection easier and more accurate.The battery indicator flashes when the batteries need to be replaced
- 🌏【Practical & Ergonomic Design】The height of the metal detector wand is adjustable (24''-34'') and can be easily used by both adults and kids, making it ideal for hunting with a family. The metal detector is equipped with a headphone jack that allows you to hunt without disturbs in a noisy environment. The metal detector's handle is made of soft foam and is ergonomic, providing a comfortable feel for long-term use of it
- 🌏【Complete Metal Detector Accessories】 Light-weight and compatible. MARNUR metal detector is a perfect addition for travel, vacation, camping or hiking. A folding shovel is included with the package, along with two 9V batteries, a carried bag, and a dust-free cover
SaleBestseller No. 5
RM RICOMAX Metal Detector for Adults & Kids - High-Accuracy Metal Detector Waterproof LCD Display [Pinpoint Function & Discrimination Mode & Distinctive Audio Prompt] 10 Inch Waterproof Search Coil
- 💰【TRUE DISCRIMINATION MODE】- This metal detector can detect iron, zinc, aluminum, gold, copper, silver and more in all-metal mode. Press the 'MODE' button, you can switch to the DISC mode to eliminate the metals you don't want and focus on those to your liking. The crossed frame means item(s) that are eliminated. Two 9V alkaline batteries are required to run the metal detector.
- 💰【HIGHER SENSITIVE & WATERPROOF SEARCH COIL】- The bigger the search coil is, the higher the accuracy. The 10-inch big search coil can reach up to 8" depth underground, greatly conducive to detecting efficiency. The WATERPROOF stem and coil(*the control box is not waterproof) allow you to explore in the water or on the beach. Definitely a practical and exciting tool for outdoor activities.
- 💰【MORE INTUITIVE LCD CONTROL BOX】- A control box with LCD display will make reading much easier. You can clearly know the detection mode, depth of the target, sensitivity level, battery condition, and volume level at a glance. An arrow displayed below the target icon indicates which object is hunting for. Compared to the knob and dial, button and LCD are obviously more intuitive to use.
- 💰【PINPOINT FUNCTION & DISTINCTIVE AUDIO PROMPT】- When finding different types of metal, there are distinctive tones to prompt. A period of time later, you can tell what you found by simply hearing the sounds. The added P/P function help zero in on targets. Operating steps have been written in the manual. It's easy to assemble and fun to use.
- 💝【IEDAL FOR ALL AGES】- No matter you're a beginner or a veteran treasure hunter, this metal detector will meet your needs. Equipped with 33”to 40.6” adjustable stem, it fits for both adults and kids, and works with headphones. In the package, it includes a digging shovel and a carry bag. Definitely a great gift for outdoor enthusiast at all ages.
SaleBestseller No. 6
SUNPOW Metal Detector High Accuracy Metal Detector for Adults & Kids, LCD Display with Adjustable Light, Pinpoint Function & DISC Mode, 10 Inch Waterproof Search Coil, Multiple Audio Prompts
- DISC Mode & Unique Audio : OT-MD03 metal detector can detect metals including iron, aluminum, gold, bronze, silver and their articles in ALL METAL Mode. You can distinguish the metal type by unique audio and ignore junk metal by setting DISC range to improve the detection efficiency. 2 9V alkaline batteries are required.
- LCD Control Box : Turning off the light reduces your power consumption and makes the product last longer. The large LCD display can clearly shows the mode, sensitivity level, battery status, volume, and target depth. More accurate than pointer metal detector.
- Pinpoint Function & High Depth: After confirming the approximate range of the target in ALL METAL Mode, you can use P / P function to accurately locate the target. The volume level and display icon can determine depth of the target. The depth of detection up to 7.1 inches in PINPOINT FUNCTION mode.
- 10 Inch Waterproof Coil : 10inch coil has higher sensitivity. Waterproof stem and coils enables you to detect to under water, Perfect for outdoor, like beach, stream, yard. (Note: the control box is not waterproof).
- You Will Get: 1x Metal Detector, 1x Shovel, 1x Carrying Bag, 1x User Manual. Any problems or questions, contact us any time, we will help you solve in time
SaleBestseller No. 7
RM RICOMAX Metal Detector - Professional Metal Detector with LED Flash Indicators, Adjustable Waterproof Detectors (35-45 inch) with Folding Shovel & Carrying Bag Audio Prompt Gold Metal Detector
- 💰💰【All Metal & DISC Modes】- All metal mode can identify different types of metals including coins, relics, jewelry, gold, copper, silver, etc; DISC mode discriminates the specific metal being detected. There will be a beep to remind you that the metal is nearby. The closer coil approaches to the target metal, the signal on the meter is stronger.
- 💰💰【IP68 Waterproof Coil】- RM RICOMAX metal finder equips an IP68 waterproof submersible coil probe. With a diameter of 8 inches, the coil can uncover the hidden metals up to 8-inch deep underground, which makes it a good choice for gold-digging along the beaches, riversides, and streams.
- 💰💰【Easy to Operate】- RM RICOMAX metal detector is operated by 3 dials, one for adjusting the volume of beep tone, one for the detection sensitivity and one for the metal discrimination. The LED control panel(as well as the meter) can give you clear view in the dark. To run the metal detector requires one 9V alkaline battery(not included), giving it in total 150 hours of use.
- 💰💰【User Friendly Design】- RM RICOMAX metal detector weighs just 2.38 pounds. Its telescopic stem can be adjusted between 35 to 45 inches to fit for both kids and adults; The padded armrest adopting the ergonomic structure is very intuitive to control. On the meter there is a 3.5mm jack. You can wear headphone and keep focus under noisy conditions.
- ❤❤【NO RISK INVESTMENT】- We are confident about our RM RICOMAX metal detector. All our metal detectors were manufactured under strict quality standards and 100% checked before shipment. we offer LIFETIME techniques support, any questions please contact us, and for sure we will find the right solution for you.
SaleBestseller No. 8
RM RICOMAX Metal Detector for Kids - 7.4 Inch Waterproof Kid Metal Detectors Gold Detector Lightweight Search Coil (35"-45") Adjustable Metal Detector for Junior & Youth with High Accuracy - Yellow
- ⭐WATERPROOF COIL FOR ALL PLACES⭐ - The search coil is designed to be 7.4 inches, which makes metal detecting more sensitive. Both the adjustable stem and coil (not include screen) are waterproof, which let you enjoy outdoor treasure hunts in all places (gardens, parks, beaches and forests, all health outdoor locations)
- ⭐SAFE & LOVELY DESIGN FOR KIDS⭐ - Its lovely profile is designed both by professional industrial designer and kids visual designer. It perfectly fits children's aesthetic. Moreover, our Kids Metal Detector is made by harmless ABS plastic, totally no risk to your kids. Trust me, the metal detector for kids will get along well with your kids.
- ⭐HIGH ACCURACY & CLEAR DETECTION⭐ - The 20% larger coil allows you to quickly cover the ground. Simply wave this high quality and lightweight detector over the ground to detect objects buried up to 4 inches below the surface. If there is any metal object, the arrow and signal symbol will appear on the screen, meanwhile, it sounds. The closer they are, the louder it sounds and the signal will be stronger.
- ⭐LIGHTWEIGHT & ADJUSTABLE STEM⭐ - 24 to 35 inches height-adjustable stem adapts both children and adults. One press simply operation will let kids easily start metal finding. Lightweight and foldable search coil are exclusively designed for traveling or outdoor activities.
- ⭐FREE OF ASSEMBLE & EASY TO USE⭐ - The telescoping design means you don’t need to assemble any complicated parts. Just unfold the detector and fold it back up again when you’re done, making it especially good for children and beginners.
SaleBestseller No. 9
Fisher F22 Weatherproof Metal Detector with Submersible Search Coil
- Weatherproof all-purpose metal detector
- Visual target-id by category
- Operates on 2 aa batteries (25-30 hours)
- Fe-tone (adjustable iron audio)
SaleBestseller No. 10
sakobs Metal Detector, Higher Accuracy Adjustable Waterproof Metal Detectors with LCD Display, Discrimination & Notch & All Metal Mode 10 Inch Search Coil for Adults & Kids
- HIGH ACCURACY & WATERPROOF SEARCH COIL: The diameter of this metal detector’s search coil is 10 inches. As you know, the bigger the search coil is, the higher the sensitivity, let you detecting more efficient and time-saving. Waterproof search coil enables you to use detecting to underwater, perfect for outdoor, like beach, stream, backyard. (Note: the control box is not waterproof)
- THREE STRONG MODES & TRUE DISCRIMINATION MODE - SOKOBS metal detector has three operation models: ① All Metal Mode - the metal detector notifies you whenever it sees any metal. ② Disc Mode - you can utilize this metal detector to discriminate against other types of metal for a specific one. ③ Notch mode –press “NOTCH”, then press “+”or ”-” button to select the target to be notched(eliminated). And you can simply eliminate the metal you don’t want through Discrimination Mode & Notch mode.
- INTUITIVE LCD DISPLAY & DEEPER DETECTION - it is obviously more accurate and convenient that you can see the detection mode, sensitivity level, battery condition, and volume level. Even in the night time or dark light area. You can get information intuitively from the LCD screen and it can detect metals up to 8.7 inch depth.
- ADJUSTABLE & HUMANITY DESIGN – SAKOBS metal detector from 41.3 inch to 47.6 inch adjustable stem, suitable for both adults and kids. Save more effort with arm rest design, makes you more comfortable and less stressful. Let's start your treasure hunting with this lovely SAKOBS metal detector.
- FULL ACCESSORIES & YOU WORTH TO OWN IT: not only you can get 1×Metal Detector but also have 1×Carrying Bag, 1× Shovel(more durable & strong than other shovels), it has a headset jack that can be used with conventional headsets, two batteries are not included. Whatever you're a beginner or advanced metal detectorist, SAKOBS metal detector is always suitable for you. If you have any questions about SAKOBS metal detector or metal detecting technicality, please feel free to contact us.