With a mulching feature the grass cuttings are further cut into finely chopped grass which is then expelled onto the lawn, fertilising it and making it more drought resistant. This also means you do not have to empty a grass bag/box.
54% have it
2. Is a robotic mower
A robotic mower is an automated lawn mower which cuts the grass by itself. This requires little effort by the user, and they can sometimes be controlled remotely through a smartphone application.
10% have it
3. Is self-propelled
A self-propelled lawn mower requires less effort from the user, as you don’t have to manually push it forward.
53% have it
4. shorter minimum cutting height
A shorter cutting height can allow you to have a nicer looking lawn, but only if there are optimum conditions such as warm weather and moderate sunlight.
Wolf-Garten Ambition 420 A HW: 2.8mm
5. longer maximum cutting height
A higher cutting height is needed when your lawn doesn’t have optimum conditions, for example when there is extreme heat or cold, as a longer leaf allows it to stay healthy.
Scag Turf Tiger Propane Powered 61: 152mm
6. greater cutting height ratio
This indicates a greater ratio between the minimum and maximum cutting heights, providing more versatility when choosing the optimum cutting length for your lawn.
Einhell GE-PM 48 S-H B&S: 6
7. Is cordless
Cordless tools/machines are suited to a variety of different situations, as you are not limited to only working in places with power sources nearby.
77% have it
8. wider cutting width
With a wider cutting width you will have to make less passes when mowing your lawn, reducing the time it takes. This is especially important if you have a large lawn.
Scag Cheetah 72: 183cm
9. Has electric start
Sometimes it can be hard to start gas-powered lawn mowers, but with an electric starter you can be guaranteed of it starting first time.
66% have it
Einhell GE-PM 48 S-H B&S: 36.3g
11. audible noise
Audible noise is the noise that a device produces while in operation. Reduced audible noise improves quality.
Gardena R40Li: 56dB
12. warranty period
When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.
Honda HF2622 HM: 5
13. supports a remote smartphone
This technology allows the users to use their smartphone as a remote control for the device.
6% have it
14. auto docking
Once the device has finished or is low on battery, it will return by itself to the docking station to recharge.