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
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.
Bestseller No. 4
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; NOTE: The three cartoons displayed on the product, and the detection functions from left to right are separately detect ferrous icon metals; detect precious non-ferrous metals; detect copper and silver coins
Bestseller No. 5
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 8 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. 6
DR.ÖTEK Junior Metal Detector for Kids/Beginner, Exclusive DISC/Pinpoint Mode, Touch Screen, 8.3 Inch Waterproof Coil, Sound Alert, LED Flash Light, Adjustable Stem, Lightweight to Hunt Treasure
- SUPERIOR METAL DETECTOR is the finest for kids, junior or beginners metal searchers. Many people buy this for their kids as it's safe, harmless, lightweight and very easy to use. You also can't beat the affordable price. Perfect metal detector for kids.
- UNIQUE MODE DESIGN - Disc / Pinpoint mode. In Disc mode(all metal mode), the color of the center LED will flash different light when it detects different treasures. The Pinpoint mode saves you lots of time finding specific locations of objects. Great for searching in parks, natural areas, beaches, and public lands where you want to disturb the least amount of landscape.
- WATERPROOF COIL & ADJUSTABLE STEM - The 8.3-inch waterproof search coil enables you to use metal explorer under water(Note: the control box is not waterproof); 28-37 inches adjustable stem adapts to children of different height.
- AWESOME FOR SCIENCE EDUCATION for students and parent-kid activities. It helps children and adults learn about everything from local geology to history to coin and artifact collecting. Plus its great fun to find all the many things that are buried in your backyard and nearby areas. Keeps Children away from video games.
- HUNT for BURIED TREASURE - The device is equipped with adjustable buzzers (low, medium, quiet)and LED light to indicate what kind of buries you have found. The cool red/blue/green LED light lets you work in the dark for a great deal more flexibility. We back the detector with a 2-year warranty and lifetime customer support. It's guaranteed to make a great birthday gift, holiday present, especially at Christmas.
SaleBestseller No. 7
RM RICOMAX Metal Detector for Adults- IP68 Waterproof Metal Detector with Headphones, High Accuracy, [All & Disc & Notch & Pinpoint Modes], 10”Waterproof Search Coil, Adjustable Light
- [4 Modes of Operation]- RM RICOMAX metal detector can detect metals including iron, aluminum, gold, bronze, silver and their articles in ALL METAL Mode. The DISC & NOTCH Modes make you can ignore unwanted metal improving the detection efficiency. Pinpoints the location of target accurately in P/P Mode.
- [Waterproof & High Sensitivity]- IP68 Waterproof search coil enables you to use detecting to underwater, Perfect for outdoor, like beach, stream, yard. The bigger the search coil is, the higher the accuracy. The 10-inch search coil detect the precious metal buried deep under 8.7 inches underground.
- [Intuitive Display & Audio Discrimination]- ① 20% bigger LCD display screen that you can utilize in the finding of hidden metals. ② Nine brightness adjustment settings of this metal detector make you could use it in a different type of situations.
- [Ergonomic Design]- RM RICOMAX metal detector from 41.3” to 47.6” stem suit for all age metal detector enthusiasts, and it weighs 2.31 pounds only. Besides, the free headset and digger tool accessory can help us detect the metal correctly. It's such a unit one can utilize with maximum comfort and freedom.
- [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 call center support, any questions please contact us, and for sure we will find the right solution for you.
SaleBestseller No. 8
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. 9
Bounty Hunter Gold Digger Metal Detector
- The Gold Digger can be used anywhere to search for all kinds of valuable metal from gold coins to iron relics
- Motion all-metal mode and trash elimination control help you find only the treasure you want
- Identifies coin-size objects up to 6 inches deep underground, and senses larger items up to 2 feet deep
- Includes headphones for private searches in crowded places
- Certified Frustration-Free Packaging
Bestseller No. 10
4YANG Ferrous Metal Detector for Adults and Kids, High Accuracy Metal 3 Modes Adjustable Detector with LCD Screen and LED Light Waterproof Search Coil for for Beginners Treasure Hunting
- ☀【3 Ways of Indication】： LCD show, LED light, Audio, 3 kinds of tones with adjustable volume to let you know different metal targets through the speaker or headphone. Circular LED indicator would show red/blue light which stands for different target types, Red means ferrous while blue means NON-ferrous.
- ☀【Highest Sensitivity】：8 inches waterproof search coil for extreme ground conditions and shallow water detection. Equipped waterproof stem and coil ensure you to use our metal explorer underwater, especially suitable for outdoor activities, on the beach or in the stream. But it is should be noted that the control box is not waterproof.
- ☀【Smart LCD control】：: Equipped with LCD of strong light showing the detection mode, sensitivity level, battery status, Target Material ID coin depth sensitivity at a glance. And clearly tell you that an object was detected. The depth of the target is also displayed. Presenting you with more accurate and convenient exploration.
- ☀【Discrimination Feature】： Latest detector able to detect metals including iron, aluminum, gold, bronze, silver and their articles in all-metal mode. By setting the target range or eliminate settings, discriminate 3 types of targets and ignores the unwanted metal Making detecting both funny and precise.
- ☀【Full Accessories】：All of the accessories needed will be included with metal detectors, headphones, military shovel, batteries and high quality carrying bags. Intend to make sure you can start your exploration once receiving our products, just enjoy the fun of our products without waiting.