Sunbeam XpressHeat Heating Pad

Last updated date: April 6, 2019

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Overall Take

In our analysis of 68 expert reviews, the Sunbeam Sunbeam XpressHeat Heating Pad placed 4th when we looked at the top 8 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.

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Expert Summarized Score
9 expert reviews
User Summarized Score
10,092 user reviews
Our Favorite Video Reviews
What experts liked
In general, heating pads tend to be utilitarian-looking, but the reversible olive green and camel colors of this heating pad are actually pleasing to the eye. The microplush fabric of the integrated cover is both comforting and gentle on sensitive areas. It’s flexible but very light so it’s a better option for comfort than heat therapy. Overall, it looks and feels more like a miniature throw blanket than a heating pad.
- Your Best Digs
February 15, 2019 | Full review
We like the clip-in cord plug on the Pure Relief better than the plugs on models that make you apply significant force to separate the pad from its cord or those that come loose too easily. We also found the rounded controller easier to hold in our hand than the square-edged models of other pads.
- New York Times Wirecutter
October 3, 2018 | Full review
The success is owed to good value for money and a universal size, the dimensions are 12" x 24". Add the rectangular shape and you’ll see that it is really convenient and practical, because unlike other specially shaped heaters (such as the neck cut ones) this model is suitable for full coverage "without gaps" around any joints.
- Gadgets
December 21, 2018 | Full review
Our best overall pick because it’s not only a great size to cover your back, legs, shoulders, or any part of your body, it’s made of a super soft, microplush fabric that feels like a blanket.
- Review Geek
October 10, 2018 | Full review
2 hour auto shut off feature, making it ideal for pets and projects that requires heating.
- BestReviews
March 1, 2019 | Full review
Multifunctional, and thanks to the moist heat option you get a great therapeutic effect.
- Best Advisor
December 29, 2018 | Full review
Top choice for a heating pad, all things considered.Even better, it has a soft, machine-washable cover and a 9-foot-long power cord, meaning you don't have to use it right near an outlet.
- Bustle
October 29, 2018 | Full review
6 heat settings, machine washable fabric, really comfortable, LED remote.
- Runner Click
The moist heating system is perfect for deep therapeutic relief; the best electric heating pad for lower back pain.
- Pool Advisors
What experts didn't like
It is a bit pricier.
- New York Times Wirecutter
October 3, 2018 | Full review
Removable cover is thin, and plastic body tends to ball up.
- BestReviews
March 1, 2019 | Full review
The cord is not very flexible.
- Best Advisor
December 29, 2018 | Full review
Lots of issues with the remote overheating.
- Runner Click
The hand controller can get hot, so be careful where you put it.
- Pool Advisors

From The Manufacturer

The XpressHeat Heating Pad technology helps provide soothing heat relief in 30 seconds for fast heat and fast relief. Feel the heat therapy work to help increase blood flow to sore areas for muscle relaxation and faster healing.

Overall Product Rankings

1. Chattanooga Theratherm Digital Moist Heating Pad
Overall Score: 9.6
Expert Reviews: 7
2. Pure Enrichment PureRelief XL King Size Heating Pad
Overall Score: 8.9
Expert Reviews: 13
3. OKAMOTO USA Beyond BodiHeat Heat Pads
Overall Score: 8.7
Expert Reviews: 2
4. Sunbeam XpressHeat Heating Pad
Overall Score: 8.7
Expert Reviews: 9
5. Sunbeam Neck Heating Pad
Overall Score: 8.6
Expert Reviews: 5
6. Geniani Electric Heating Pad
Overall Score: 8.1
Expert Reviews: 4
7. Proaller Large Size Ultra Soft Heat Therapy Wrap
Overall Score: 7.9
Expert Reviews: 4
8. Thermalon Microwave Activated Moist Heat Pad
Overall Score: 7.9
Expert Reviews: 6

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