Drill Noise Test Results

Pro tip

Use the search field below to filter the table by brand, voltage, model number, and more. Each column is also sortable, so you can easily uncover how each model compares against our entire test fleet.

ProductMax No-Load Noise No Load (dBA)Max Drilling Noise (dBA)Review
Dewalt DCD706 (12V)79.893.7Full review
Dewalt DCD709 (20V)80.090.3Full review
Dewalt DCD799 (20V)79.588.2Full review
Dewalt DCD800 (20V)83.581.9Full review
Dewalt DCD805 (20V)84.796.1Full review
Makita FD09Z (12V)76.472.2Full review
Makita XFD14Z (18V)78.077.2Full review
Makita XPH12Z (18V)80.089.9Full review
Makita XPH14Z (18V)79.886.1Full review
Milwaukee 2607-20 (18V)82.297.3Full review
Milwaukee 2801-20 (18V)82.885.3Full review
Milwaukee 2903-20 (18V)85.783.2Full review
Milwaukee 2904-20 (18V)84.795.0Full review
Milwaukee 3403-20 (12V)84.284.1Full review
Milwaukee 3404-20 (12V)84.090.2Full review
Ryobi PBLDD01 (18V)79.380.9Full review
Ryobi PBLHM101 (18V)85.192.1Full review
Ryobi PSBHM01 (18V)78.588.6Full review
Nathan Hamilton
Nathan Hamilton
Nathan Hamilton is the founder of DIY Gear Reviews and a recognized expert in the home and DIY space. He has over 200 bylines covering topics such as power tools, hand tools, and woodworking. Nathan is the strategic director for DIY Gear Reviews, deciding everything from the content covered to designing the testing methodologies for lab-tested reviews. He can be emailed at nhamilton@diygearreviews.com.


Leave a Comment