EGO V Backpack Blower

Last updated date: May 1, 2019

DWYM Score
8.1

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Overall Take

In our analysis of 120 expert reviews, the EGO EGO V Backpack Blower placed 7th when we looked at the top 10 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.

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Expert Summarized Score
8.0
4 expert reviews
User Summarized Score
8.4
958 user reviews
Our Favorite Video Reviews
What experts liked
It comes with a powerful and efficient brushless motor.
- Best of Machinery
EGO also paid attention to ergonomic considerations of users by adding a chest strap and hip belt. That’s really going to help users who have to strap this thing on for hours each day.
- Pro Tool Reviews
August 31, 2016 | Full review
The EGO Leaf Blower is widely popular because of its quieter operation. With only 63 dB (A) of noise level, it is 8 times quieter than other existing models in the market.
- Best Plus Reviews
What experts didn't like
However, the design suffers from a lot of weight and lower performance than most Pros require.
- Pro Tool Reviews
August 31, 2016 | Full review
The unit is heavyweight.
- Best Plus Reviews

From The Manufacturer

EGO Power+ 600 CFM Cordless Backpack Blower with brushless motor delivers a powerful performance running on 7.5Ah battery and is 8 times quieter than standard gas backpack blowers. This high efficiency blower has variable speed control that delivers 320 to 600 CFM. Features adjustable tube length, and harness with waist belt. Weather-resistant construction provides extended motor life. Includes battery and charger. Backpack, Fuel Type Battery, Cordless Electric, Compliance cUL Listed, Max. Air Flow 600 cfm, Max. Air Speed 145 mph, Battery Included, dBA 64, Speed Control Variable, Number of Wheels 0, Battery Type Li-Ion, 45 min. Run Time, Blowers and Vacuums Battery Voltage 56V, Charge Time 30 min. to 1 hr., Battery Amperage 2.0/2.5/4.0/5.0/7.5, Includes 5.0Ah Battery, 210W Charger, Voltage 56V, Vacuum Function No, Blowers and Vacuums Air Speed Range 125 to 150 mph.

Overall Product Rankings

1. Makita 4-Stroke Hip Throttle Backpack Blower
Overall Score: 9.4
Expert Reviews: 10
2. Husqvarna Professional 2-Cycle Backpack Leaf Blower
Overall Score: 9.0
Expert Reviews: 27
3. Greenworks PRO 80V Cordless Backpack Blower
Overall Score: 8.9
Expert Reviews: 6
4. Poulan Pro 2-Cycle Backpack Leaf Blower
Overall Score: 8.5
Expert Reviews: 21
5. Husqvarna 2-Cycle Handheld Blower
Overall Score: 8.4
Expert Reviews: 15
6. DEWALT 40V Max Lithium Ion Backpack Blower
Overall Score: 8.3
Expert Reviews: 6
7. EGO V Backpack Blower
Overall Score: 8.1
Expert Reviews: 4
8. Troy-Bilt 4-Cycle Backpack Blower
Overall Score: 7.7
Expert Reviews: 15
9. Troy-Bilt 2-Cycle Backpack Blower
Overall Score: 7.0
Expert Reviews: 4
10. Ryobi 2 Cycle Gas Backpack Blower
Overall Score: 7.0
Expert Reviews: 8

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