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The Best String Trimmers on Amazon, According to Hyperenthusiastic Reviewers

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Here at the Strategist, we like to think of ourselves as crazy (in the good way) about the stuff we buy, but as much as we’d like to, we can’t try everything. Which is why we have People’s Choice, in which we find the best-reviewed products and single out the most convincing ones. (You can learn more about our rating system and how we pick each item here.)

And while we’ve written about lots of power tools before — including the best lawn mowers, the best leaf blowers, and the best power drills — here, we’ve rounded up the best string trimmers, as praised by the most enthusiastic reviewers on Amazon.

Best-rated string trimmer

Almost a quarter of five-star reviewers describe this string trimmer as “easy.” One customer, who trimmed his “whole front yard in only maybe an hour,” writes,“I tell you this is so easy to handle. Lightweight but strong, strong, strong. Very easy to manipulate