Best Compact Impact Driver

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Top 7 Best Compact Impact Driver

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Why we chose it
  • Brand New in box. The product ships with all relevant accessories
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Makita XDT15ZB 18V LXT Lithium-Ion Sub-Compact Brushless Cordless Impact Driver

Comfort5
Light weight4.9
Battery life4.9
Value for money4.7
Durability4.7
Why we chose it
  • Weighs only 2.6 lbs. With battery (battery not included) for reduced operator fatigue
  • Compact and ergonomic design at only 5-5/16″
  • Assist mode (a-mode) feature helps eliminate “screw cam-out” and “cross threading” by driving at low speed until tightening begins
  • Ideal for working in tight spaces
  • Variable speed (0-1,300/0-3,000 RPM & 0-1,600/0-3,900 IPM) for a wide range of fastening applications
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Why we chose it
  • INCLUDES: (1) WH18DDX Compact Impact Driver, (2) 1.5Ah Batteries, (1) charger, and (1) Carrying Bag
  • LED LIGHT: Illuminates the workspace when used in darker areas
  • BRUSHLESS MOTOR: More run-time, increased power, and extended durability with essentially no maintenance
  • WARRANTY: Lifetime lithium ion tool warranty, 2-year battery warranty, 1-year charger warranty
  • TRIGGER: Responsible variable speed trigger provides complete control during operation
  • LED LIGHT: Illuminates the workspace when used in darker areas
  • SIZE: Only 5.3 inches allows for precise power in the smallest of spaces
  • POWER: 1240 in-lbs of torque, 3,200 max RPM, and 4,000 max Impacts per Minute
  • LIGHTWEIGHT: 1.8lbs (2.6 lbs with 1.5Ah battery) to reduce user fatigue
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Why we chose it
  • Mechanical variable 2-speed transmission (0-500 & 0-1,700 RPM) for a wide range of drilling and driving applications
  • Impact Driver weighs only 2.6 lbs. with battery for reduced operator fatigue
  • BL Brushless Motor delivers 350 in.lbs. of Max Torque
  • Driver-Drill weighs only 2.8 lbs. with battery for reduced operator fatigue
  • Compact and ergonomic design at only 6-3/8″ long
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Why we chose it
  • 2-pc M18 Compact Drill Driver / Impact Driver w/ (2) Batteries Kit
  • Compatible with the M18 system, featuring more than 175 tools
  • Compact design ideal for overhead or tight spaces
  • Fastest application speed and most drilling power.
  • Brushless motor and battery create longer run time
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Why we chose it
  • Variable speed (0-3,400 RPM & 0-3,600 IPM) for a wide range of fastening applications
  • The electronically-controlled BL Brushless motor efficiently uses energy to match torque and RPM to the changing demands of the application
  • BL Brushless motor delivers 1,500 in.Lbs. Of max torque
  • Efficient BL Brushless motor is electronically controlled to optimize battery energy use for up to 50% longer run time per charge
  • The BL Brushless motor eliminates carbon brushes, enabling the BL motor to run cooler and more efficiently for longer life
Top Pick
Top Pick

DEWALT DCD771C2 20V MAX Lithium-Ion Compact Drill/Driver Kit with DW2166 45-Piece Screwdriving Set

Value for money5
Easy to use5
Battery life4.8
Light weight4.6
Why we chose it
  • Bit set includes 45 screwdriving bits
  • Compact, lightweight design fits into tight areas
  • Bundle includes DEWALT DCD771C2 20V MAX Lithium-Ion Compact Drill/Driver Kit and DEWALT DW2166 45-Piece Screwdriving Set
  • Drill is compact, lightweight design fits into tight areas
  • High speed transmission delivers 2 speeds (0-450 & 1,500 rpm) for a range of fastening and drilling applications
Ranking the Brands
Milwaukee: 28.57%
Makita: 42.86%
Metabo HPT: 14.29%
DEWALT: 14.29%

Comparison Table

Сomparison: Milwaukee 2850-21P SB M18 Compact Brushless Cordless 0.25 Inch Impact Driver Kit with 1 Battery: imageСomparison: Makita XDT15ZB 18V LXT Lithium-Ion Sub-Compact Brushless Cordless Impact Driver: imageСomparison: Metabo HPT Cordless 18V Impact Driver | Sub-Compact | Brushless Motor | Lithium-Ion Batteries | Lifetime Tool Warranty | WH18DDX: imageСomparison: Makita CX200RB 18V LXT Lithium-Ion Sub-Compact Brushless Cordless 2-Pc. Combo Kit (2.0Ah): imageСomparison: Milwaukee 2892-22CT M18 Compact Brushless 2-Tool Combo Kit, Drill Driver/Impact Driver: imageСomparison: Makita XDT13R 2.0Ah 18V LXT Lithium-Ion Compact Brushless Cordless Impact Driver Kit: imageСomparison: DEWALT DCD771C2 20V MAX Lithium-Ion Compact Drill/Driver Kit with DW2166 45-Piece Screwdriving Set: image
Milwaukee 2850-21P SB M18 Compact Brushless Cordless 0.25 Inch Impact Driver Kit with 1 BatteryMakita XDT15ZB 18V LXT Lithium-Ion Sub-Compact Brushless Cordless Impact DriverMetabo HPT Cordless 18V Impact Driver | Sub-Compact | Brushless Motor | Lithium-Ion Batteries | Lifetime Tool Warranty | WH18DDXMakita CX200RB 18V LXT Lithium-Ion Sub-Compact Brushless Cordless 2-Pc. Combo Kit (2.0Ah)Milwaukee 2892-22CT M18 Compact Brushless 2-Tool Combo Kit, Drill Driver/Impact DriverMakita XDT13R 2.0Ah 18V LXT Lithium-Ion Compact Brushless Cordless Impact Driver KitDEWALT DCD771C2 20V MAX Lithium-Ion Compact Drill/Driver Kit with DW2166 45-Piece Screwdriving Set
Power SourceBattery PoweredBattery PoweredBattery PoweredBattery PoweredBattery PoweredBattery PoweredBattery Powered
BrandMilwaukeeMakitaMetabo HPTMakitaMilwaukeeMakitaDEWALT
Voltage18 Volts18 Volts18 Volts18 Volts18 Volts18 Volts20 Volts
Speed3200 RPM3000 RPM3200 RPM1700 RPM1500 RPM
Item Dimensions LxWxH7.6 x 2.5 x 3.75 inches3.4 x 8.2 x 6.4 inches1 x 1 x 1 inches5.6 x 16.9 x 13 inches
ManufacturerMilwaukeeMakitaKoki Holdings America, LtdMakitaMilwaukeeMakita
Item Weight2.1 pounds2.64 pounds2.6 pounds6 pounds1 pounds10 pounds
Product Dimensions7.6 x 2.5 x 3.75 inches3.4 x 8.2 x 6.4 inches12 x 12 x 11.1 inches1 x 1 x 1 inches5.6 x 16.9 x 13 inches
Batteries1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)2 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)2 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)2 Lithium ion batteries required.2 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
Maximum Power800 Watts350 Watts850 Watts800 Watts300 Watts
Item Package Quantity1111111
Included ComponentsBare-ToolTool only (battery and charger not included)WH18DDX impact driver, (2) 18V 1.5Ah Battery (333353M),Charger (UC18YKSLM),Carrying Case (336642)(2) 18V LXT Lithium-Ion Compact 2.0Ah Battery (BL1820B),18V LXT Sub-Compact Brushless 1/2″ Driver-Drill (XFD11ZB),18V Lithium-Ion Rapid Optimum Charger (DC18RC),18V LXT Sub-Compact Brushless Impact Driver (XDT15ZB)Tool Case, 18V LXT Brushless Impact Driver (XDT13Z),18V Lithium-Ion Rapid Optimum Charger (DC18RC),(2) 18V LXT Lithium-Ion 2.0Ah Battery (BL1820B)Bare-Tool
Batteries Included?YesNoYesYesNoYes
Batteries Required?YesYesYesYesNoYes
Battery Cell TypeLithium IonLithium IonLithium IonLithium IonLithium IonLithium IonLithium Ion
Part NumberXDT15ZBWH18DDXCX200RB2892-22CTXDT13RDCD771C2
Is Discontinued By ManufacturerNoNoNoNo
StyleBare Tool18V Impact DriverKitKit w/ (2) 2.0Ah BatteriesDrill w/ 45 pc. Screw Bit Set
Wattage36 watts36 watts72 watts
Torque1240 Inch Pounds1240 Inch Pounds1240 Inch Pounds1500 Inch Pounds
Measurement SystemMetricMetricMetric
Warranty Description3-year limited warranty3-year limited warranty on tool, battery and charger3-year limited warranty on tool, battery and charger

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