Less expensive than a stand mixer, a handheld mixer is just the thing for quick tasks, like whipping cream or egg whites, as well as everyday baking. Of the 21 models we tested, these beat the rest — literally! For more heavy-duty baking, be sure to check out our stand mixer reviews.More
The proves you don't have to spend a lot to get a top-performing hand mixer. Sure, it isn't as cute as some of the other models on the market, it was excellent at many of our tests, particularly at beating super smooth cake batter.
topped our test: This nine-speed model is able to recognize which attachment you've inserted (beaters, dough hooks, or whisks) and automatically adjusts its speed to the optimal level for each task at-hand.