Etekcity Lasergrip Thermometer

4.6/5.0
By Robert Parsons June 15, 2021
Looks / Appearance 5.0 / 5.0
Functionality 4.5 / 5.0
Ease of use 5.0 / 5.0

Pros

  • – Highly accurate readings
  • – Automatic shut off
  • – Large temperature range
  • – Temperature can be adjusted from Fahrenheit to Celsius  
  • –  Battery comes included
  • – Affordable price

Cons

  • – Not suitable for measuring body temperature
  • – Enclosed oven temp must be measured with the door open

If you are a pizza lover like we are, you know how great it is to be able to make this beautifully delicious meal at home. When cooking the best pizzas, one small (but very important) factor to pay attention to is your oven’s true temperature. This is where a digital thermometer comes into play for this device ensures your pie is perfectly crispy with no burnt crust or toppings.   

Luckily for you, we’ve had the chance to review the Etekcity Lasergrip 800 Digital Thermometer and can attest to its design, features, and uses. Read on for more information about this unique tool!

Overview 

First and foremost, we’ll mention the temperature range on this cool gadget is larger than most! From -58 to +1382 °F, you’ll be able to use this thermometer accurately for almost anything you can think of (except humans – this tool is for temperature readings of inanimate objects only!).

With a 16:1 high distance spot ratio, you’re guaranteed accuracy from far away. This means you can check the oven temp while seated at the table with a drink in hand! And with a super quick response time of fewer than .5 seconds, you’ll waste no time in pulling your savory pie out of the oven.

Specifications 

Color: Yellow and Black

Weight: 320g

Dimensions: 20.32 x 5.08 x 10.16 cm

Battery Requirements: One 9V

Temperature Range: -58 to +1382 °F

Distance to spot ratio: 16:1

Response time: <500ms

Fixed Emissivity: .95

Why Should You Buy the Etekcity Lasergrip Thermometer? 

Accurate to plus or minus 2 degrees, the Etekcity Infrared Thermometer is about as easy as it comes to use: simply point and “shoot” the trigger. Even better, you’ll see that you can indeed hold the trigger for a live reading, but when released, the reading will be “locked” onto the display for simple recording.

Are you purchasing for someone who prefers Celsius? With a quick touch of a button, the reading is switched from Fahrenheit to Celsius  immediately. The addition of a low battery indicator reading and auto shut off make this a true gem. The necessary 9-volt battery even comes included and is highly uncomplicated to switch when needed!

Our Verdict

An ideal (and affordable) gift for pizza enthusiasts, you’ll be known as a thoughtful gift-giver with the purchase of this Etekcity Lasergrip Thermometer. You may even just have to purchase two, so you can join in on the perfect pizza cooking yourself!

 

Pros

  • – Highly accurate readings
  • – Automatic shut off
  • – Large temperature range
  • – Temperature can be adjusted from Fahrenheit to Celsius  
  • –  Battery comes included
  • – Affordable price

Cons

  • – Not suitable for measuring body temperature
  • – Enclosed oven temp must be measured with the door open