Unlike the push back reel mower as the name states, electric lawn mowers are powered by electricity. Electric mowers come in two forms – corded electric mowers and cordless (battery) electric mowers.

Electric mowers are adequate for small lawns and the cutting quality is pretty much super. While the push back reel mowers require human power to operate, electric mowers on the other hand are powered by battery. There is a motor that is powered by electricity allowing the blades to rotate and chop the grass.

Electric mowers are great for both short and long grass. The blades adjustment gives the freedom to choose the best height for your grass. Some electric mowers come with a mulching collector allowing collection of chop grass.

The corded electric mower and the cordless electric mowers present both advantages and drawbacks. However choosing a mower is always dependent on the type of lawn you have.

While choosing a corded electric mowers be mindful of the size of your lawn, garden, backyard because a corded electric mowers limits your mobility but provide you with endless power time unless your grid supplier decides to stop the electricity supply. You should also be mindful of the cord while using corded electric mowers. Always ensure the cord is properly handled to avoid stepping on the cord or possible electrocution.

GreenWorks 25022 12 Amp Corded 20-Inch Lawn Mower

The cordless electric mowers on the other hand give you the mobility freedom but limit your working time due to the battery duration. With cordless electric mowers you have to remember charging the batteries prior to but this means with cordless electric mowers, you can mow bigger lawn, backyard at ease.

Here we have selected for you our top 5corded electric mowers and 5 cordless electric mowers.

5 corded electric mowers

GreenWorks 25022 12 Amp Corded 20-Inch Lawn Mower

Sun Joe MJ401E Mow Joe 14-Inch 12 Amp Electric Lawn Mower With Grass Bag

GreenWorks 25142 10 Amp 16-Inch Corded Lawn Mower

GreenWorks 27022 10 Amp 14″ Corded Dethatcher

GreenWorks 25142 10 Amp 16-Inch Corded Lawn Mower


5 Cordless electric mowers

GreenWorks 25302 G-MAX 40V Twin Force 20-Inch Cordless Lawn Mower, (1) 4Ah (1) 2Ah Batteries & Charger Included

GreenWorks 25322 G-MAX 40V 16-Inch Cordless Lawn Mower, (1) 4AH Battery and a Charger Included

Sun Joe iON16LM 40 V 16-Inch Cordless Lawn Mower with Brushless Motor

BLACK+DECKER CM2040 40V Lithium 3-in-1 Cordless Mower, 20″

EGO Power+ 20-Inch 56-Volt Lithium-ion Cordless Lawn Mower – 4.0Ah Battery and Charger Kit