Our Top 10 Recommendations for Beginner Metal Detectors
Up-to-date pricing and reviews for beginner metal detectors on the market
SaleBestseller No. 1
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 children, 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. No-RISK PURCHASE ensures this will quickly become your favorite choice. It will make a great birthday gift, holiday present, especially at Christmas.
Bestseller No. 2
Azmkoo Metal Detector for Adults & Kids, LCD Display, Waterproof Search Coil, Lightweight Design, High Accuracy Adjustable with Pinpoint & Disc Mode, Metal Detectors for Treasure Hunting Beginners
- LCD DISPLAY: It shows the type of metal, the depth of the target, the level of SENS, the operating mode, and battery indication. You can get information intuitively from the LCD screen and it can detect metals up to 7.09 inch depth.
- EFFECTIVE SOUND: There are three tones for different kinds of metal type. This makes it easier to identify the metal being detected. Equipped with headphone jack(3.5 mm), you can enjoy your detection even in very noisy environment.
- GREAT FOR KIDS: 40.1 to 47.6 inches height-adjustable stem is suitable for both adults and kids. With a padded arm strap and comfort grip, this lightweight metal detector is perfect for kids to use on home lawn or outdoor. Great gift for kids.
- EASY TO ASSEMBLE: Assembly is required. Following the clear instruction step by step, you will effortlessly assemble this metal detector.
- 24-MONTH TECHNICAL SUPPORT: Azmkoo offers 24-month technical support and lifetime professional customer service. If you have any problem about Azmkoo metal detector, please feel free to contact us. We will reply within 24 hours.
Bestseller No. 3
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 and has a detecting depth of up to 6 inches deep for small coins and metal objects.
- 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. Makes a great outdoor gift for boys and girls!
- 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, and extends up to 39 inches long. Use at home, or pack it up for easy travel to any of your favorite treasure hunting spots!
- 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 – The National Geographic STEM series provides kids high-quality educational toys that are a whole lot of fun! If your experience is anything less than extraordinary, let us know so we can make it right for you.
SaleBestseller No. 4
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
- Preset ground balance neutralizes response to mineral content in the ground
- Disc/notch control distinguishes between targets and unwanted metals
- Rugged metal detector ideal for detecting treasure in extreme ground conditions
SaleBestseller No. 5
MARNUR Metal Detector Kit for Kids and Adults with Waterproof Search Coil Backlight LCD High Accuracy Adjustable Sensitivity Height DISC Notch Mode Full Accessories Treasure Hunt Easy Operation
- 🌏【Accurate Metal Detector】MARNUR metal detector can detect various metals such as iron, aluminum, tin, copper, silver and gold. Three mode buttons provide you with more professional metal detection support. DISC mode can filter out your unwanted metals (iron, zinc, etc.). NOTCH mode aims to neglect the targets that you want to exclude. SENS mode can adjust 7 levels of sensitivity, which enables you to detect metals as deep as 8 inches below the surface and focus on the target.
- 🌏【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 (water resistance rating of IPX7), so that you can detect underwater, hunting treasure on beach, stream, puddles and so on. Note:LCD control box is not waterproof.
- 🌏【Backlight LCD Display】MARNUR metal detector has large backlight LCD screen, which allows clear reading even in low lights condition. The detection mode, sensitivity level, battery status and volume are all clearly showed in the screen. When low battery indicator lights, please replace the batteries.
- 🌏【Practical & Ergonomic Design】Adjustable height (24''-34'') makes the metal detector suitable for both adults and kids. It is an ideal choice for family treasure hunt. Headphone jack of the metal detector allows you to detect 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】MARNUR metal detector kit has full accessories, including a multipurpose folding shovel (with a storage bag), a handheld rake, two 9V batteries, a carried bag, and a dust-free cover. The light-weight and compatible metal detector is your perfect addition for travel, vacation, camping or hiking.
SaleBestseller No. 6
MOSTON Metal Detector for Adults High-Accuracy Metal Detector with LCD Display for Kids, Waterproof Search Coil for Underwater
- 【TIPS:No Battery Included in the Package. You need to buy 2 pcs 6F22 9V batteries separately 】With this metal detector, you might be next lucky owner of unexpected metal treasure like ancient coins and artifacts buried as deep as 8 inches; Can also locate invisible cents, keys, or more indoors; Enjoy the excitement when hearing the beep
- 【High Efficiency & Adjustable Sensibility & Awesome Accuracy 】 Scan with your hand metal detector over beaches, sands, farmland, or ruins at will thanks to 7 variable sensitivity levels; Set to discriminate metals or exclude unwanted targets. The advanced sensor brings a deeper detection of 8’’ to get accurate locations! MOSTON detector comes with a 1-year warranty
- 【A Detector With the Most Gifts & Multifunctional Tools】 Enjoy a no-missing treasure hunting! Your detector metal includes a full scale of tools! Put the multifunctional shovel which can also work as a hoe, saw, hook and pick into your smaller bag and wear it on your belt, then dig your coins with the other rock, faster and easier than your friends! It also includes other bonus like the small bag and large multifunctional carry bag that other competitors don’t have.
- 【Super Comfort & Highly Adjustable 】Your comfort and enjoyment is our #1 priority! This treasure metal detector underground features a super lightweight with armrest cushion and super soft foam on the handle to reach the most comfort when you avid detectorists using it even on long expeditions! The stem is highly adjustable (24''-34'') to fit for different users either adults or children, perfect for hunting with whole family members
- 【Waterproof Search Coil -】This metal detector would not miss treasures in shallow waters or interrupt wonderful metal detecting in face of light rains; Wider diameter (9.84 inches) of search coil increases chance and accuracy of detecting targets
SaleBestseller No. 7
RM RICOMAX Metal Detector for Adults & Kids - High-Accuracy Metal Detector Waterproof LCD Display [PP Function & DISC Mode & Distinctive Audio Prompt] 10 Inch Waterproof Search Coil
- 💰【True DISC 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.
- 💝【Ideal 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. 8
Metal Detector - SUNPOW 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
Bestseller No. 9
Metal Detector,Adjustable High Accuracy Beach Waterproof Metal Finders (41"-53") with DISC Mode, Pinpoint Function,4 Colors LED Light,Volume Controller,Gifts for Kids- Upgraded MMD05
- ❤FASTER AND MORE EFFICIENT DISC MODE--The new MMD05 brings an upgrade of the operating experience, which simplifies the operating process while maintaining the original functions. Selecting the metal you want to detect, the other can be automatically filtered out, more intuitive and efficient.Even if you are a beginner, you can quickly learn to use it.
- ❤FOUR DIFFERENT COLORS OF LED LIGHTS--LED indicates metal type in DICS mode and indicates target depth in PP mode.When the device is in DISC mode, the LED lamp indicates the type of metal detected.In PP mode, LED is used to indicate the depth range of metal detected.Red to blue denotes depth from deep to shallow respectively.Red represents the deepest and blue represents the shallowest
- ❤HIGH SENSITIVITY WATERPROOF SEARCH COIL--The 8-inch IP68 waterproof search coil, coupled with the adjustable stem(41"-53") enable you to use it underwater, especially suitable for outdoor activities, on the beach or in the stream .Needless to say, you can also use it to play detection games with your children.(NOTE: the control box is not waterproof)
- ❤SOUND & SENSITIVITY CONTROLLER--Volume controlle(it also used as power switch),the volume is reaching the maximum as controller rotates clockwise.Also equipped with 1/8inch headphone jack. The sensitivity is the lowest when it spins counterclockwise to the end. When searching for the target, the sensitivity can be adjusted to a higher position.
- ❤WHAT YOU GET --1 X MMD05 Metal Detector; 2 X 9V Battery; 1 XCloth Bag ; 1 X User's Manual;1XAfter-sales card. ✉Any other questions please feel free to contact us, we will reply within 24 hours .
SaleBestseller No. 10
Metal Detector, Adjustable Metal Finder (24"-45")for Adults and Kids with Larger Back-lit LCD Display, 3 Audio Tone & DISC Modes, 7.8" Waterproof Search Coil, Carrying Bag & Batteries Included -MMD02
- ▲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