A Brief Comparison of Top 10 Smoker Grills

SL. Product CTA Button Type/Pick Why Buy? Cons Rating
01 Camp Chef PG24 Pellet Grill and Smoker BBQ

Pellet Smoker / Our Top Pick
  1. Digital temperature control unit with LED display
  2. Meat probe thermometer built with stainless steel
  3.  570 square inches cooking area
  4. Upper rack is removable
  5. Trap door system for easy cleaning
  6. Efficient fuel use
  1. Starting requires high energy input.
02 Camp Chef Woodwind Pellet Grill

Pellet SmokerOur 2nd Best Pick
  1. Monitors smoke temperature with smart technology
  2. Sports patented ashtray
  3. Sear box can reach up to 900° F
  4. Solid build with ease of use features
  5. Has high quality castors for portability
  1. Accessories are costly
03 REC TEC Wood Pellet Grill

Pellet Smoker / Our Advanced Pick
  1. Strong and durable construction
  2. A secondary storage accompanies the spacious cooking area
  3. Heat id distributed evenly throughout the cooking chamber
  4. Smart Grill Technology™
  5. Ceramic Igniter ensures years of hassle free use
  6. Automatic temperature control
  1. Costly accessories
  2. It takes time to reach the peak temperature
04 Green Mountain Grills Davy Crockett Pellet Grill

Pellet Smoker / Our Best Portable Pick
  1. Wi-Fi enabled that can be controlled by mobile apps
  2. Sense-mate technology for monitoring temperature
  3. Highly portable and ideal for outdoor use
  4. temperature range is pretty wide (150°F to 550°F)
  1. Wi-fi not compatible with all types of devices
05 Masterbuilt 20075315 Front Controller Smoker

Electric SmokerOur Top Pick
  1. Spacious grilling chamber
  2. Perfect sized wood chip tray
  3. Easy clean out with effective drip catching system
  4. Remote controller with transparent front view
  5. Built in lighting system
  6. Meat temperature probe
  7. Components safe for dish-washing
  1. Waterproofing not added to front controller
  2. Fog blocks view through front window
06 Masterbuilt 20077615 Digital Electric Smoker

Electric Smoker  / Our Upgraded & Affordable Pick
  1. Sunlight readable LED display
  2. Remote control for distant operation
  3. Efficient built-in thermometer and meat probe
  4. Amazing cooking experience
  5. Effective heat distribution with sufficient inner lining
  6. 721 square inches of cooking chamber
  1. The remote controller is reportedly buggy but we used it with no issues
  2. Print of instruction manual is not often clear
07 Camp Chef Smoker 24″ Smoke Vault (SMV24)

Gas SmokerOur Top Pick
  1. Grilling space is expandable
  2. Base tray and water pan are removable
  3. Reasonable price point
  4. Efficient temperature control
  5. Burner drum is shielded
  1. This smoker is on the heavy side due to heavy metal construction
08 Dyna-Glo DGY784BDP 36″ Vertical LP Gas Smoker


Gas Smoker / Our Budget Pick
  1. Sports a durable wood-chip tray and decently sized water bowl
  2. Features temperature control
  3. Carries damper vents
  4. Offers spacious grilling area
  5. Flaunts a design with Dual-Door
  1. Unsatisfactory instruction manual
  2. Parts are often reportedly missing
09 Masterbuilt 20051316 Thermotemp X-Large Propane Smoker

Gas Smoker / Our Advanced Pick
  1. Unique temperature control technology
  2. Transparent front window
  3. Safety valve for extra security
  4. Designed using Dual Door theme
  5. Accurate fuel level gauge
  1. Viewing window a bit larger
  2. Racks are not sturdy enough
10 Weber 721001 Smokey Mountain Charcoal Smoker, 18″ Black


Charcoal Smoker / Our Top Pick
  1. Robust build quality
  2. Weather sealing
  3. Flavor remains intact
  4. Both grilling and smoking in the same machine
  1. Price is on the higher end
  2. Does not have convenient portable features