Best Men's Heated Jackets
A heated jacket can make all of your outdoor adventures warm and cozy and that can make the difference between a successful outing and a miserable wet and cold one. Heated jackets can help fight off even the coldest of days, making sure your core never gets chilly so you can keep doing what you love outdoors.
The best heated jackets for men come in a variety of styles, work jackets, puffers, ski and snowboarding jackets, even stylish coats perfect for a night out on the town. The big difference with these coats is the heating elements which will keep you warm regardless of the weather outside. These coats are ideal for anyone who wants to stay warm while pursuing their favorite outdoor activity. If you love to run, hike, camp, hunt, ride a motorcycle or work a job that requires you to be outdoors frequently, these coats will absolutely improve your life.
We looked at a wide variety of heated coats and narrowed that list down to the top five. We waded through all of the tests and heated jacket reviews so you don’t have to and have come up with a list of the best heated coats available.
Check out our heated jacket buyers guide to learn about the various features of heated jackets:
Gobi Sahara Heated Jacket
Gobi is a leading brand in the heated apparel industry and the Sahara is one of their best sellers. It is a soft-shell heated jacket that is wind, water, and abrasion resistant. It is one of the best looking heated jackets in this review and the fleece lining makes it one of the most comfortable as well.
The Sahara uses conductive thread to warm up the jackets three heat zones, two that are located in the chest and one large zone in the back. It uses a lightweight 7.4 volt, 6700 Lithium Ion battery that will heat the jacket for a whopping 5 hours on high, 7 hours on medium and 10 hours on low.
This coat can be machined washed. The Sahara gets great reviews with the look and heat it generates being big sellers, as well as the long battery life on high. The only major complaint (like a lot of heated gear it seems) is the sizing. It is essential that you use their sizing guide and take measurements to get the right size. They seem to run about a size small.
ORORO Men Heated Jacket
Ororo is always an excellent choice when it comes to heated clothing and their heated soft-shell jacket is no exception. It is available in both a men’s and women’s version. It not only heats well, it looks great and the softshell fabric exterior with breathable lining makes it very comfortable. The detachable hood is a great bonus and the fact that it is water and wind resistant makes it a great choice for all of your outdoor activities.
This heated jacket has 3 carbon fiber heating elements, two in the chest area and one large one in the mid-back. It uses a 7.4V UL/CE-certified battery that provides 3 hours of heat on high, 6 on medium and 10 on low. The battery has a USB port so you can charge your phone or other mobile devices.
This heated coat can be machine washed but they recommend air drying it. It is well reviewed, customers loved the warmth and look of the coat. The main complaints seem to be about sizing. Be sure to consult their sizing guide before ordering, most people felt the sizing was on the small size so considering ordering up a size.
PROSmart Men's Heated Jacket
The PROSmart is not just water resistant, it is waterproof so if you spend a lot of time out in the wet weather, this is probably the best choice for you. PROSmart is a well-known brand and their heated apparel is rugged, good looking and heats well.
This heated jacket has three carbon fiber heating areas, two in the chest and a larger on in the back. It comes with a 12.6V 5000mah battery that is a bit more powerful than the other heated coats in this review. The bigger battery can heat the jacket for up to 16 hours on low, 10 hours on medium, or six hours on high.
This jacket gets fantastic reviews from just about everyone that has tried it. It produces plenty of heat, it's very comfortable and looks great. The biggest complaints revolve around sizing once again. Always use the sizing guide and measure before ordering, this jacket seems to run a bit small. Two other complaints involve the fact that it takes 7 hours to recharge the battery and the lack and size of pockets. If you need to carry a lot of stuff with you, this may not be the right jacket for you.
TIDEWE Heated Jacket
This is an excellent option if you are on a budget. It is available in a men’s and women’s version. The TIDEWE is water and wind resistant, made from breathable polyester fabric with an anti-static fleece liner. It is also a bargain, starting around $85 at the time of the review.
This men's heated jacket has three carbon fiber heating zones, two on the chest and one on the back. It is powered by a 10000mAh 5V battery pack which can heat it for 4 hours on high, 6 hours on medium and 10 hours on low. The battery has a USB port so you can charge your phone as well. This is a smaller battery pack than some of the more expensive options.
The TIDEWE is an excellent choice if you are easing into the heated clothing world. Everyone loved the heat, look and fit of this jacket, but there were a couple of downsides. As with the majority of heated jackets, the sizing is a bit off, this coat runs on the small side so make sure you measure and check the sizing guide. The other issue that cropped up was the zipper, some people experienced stuck zippers. While this was a small percentage of owners, it is something to consider.
Venture Heat Men's Bluetooth Softshell Heated Jacket with Compact Battery
This Venture Heat coat takes heating to the next level with five zones and Bluetooth connectivity. Venture Heat has been in the heated clothing business since 2003 when it was founded in Venice Beach, California. Their heated garments always get great reviews.
The Venture has 5 carbon fiber heat zones, 2 on the chest, a back core heating zone and two pocket heaters which will keep your hands from getting cold. A 7.4V 5200 MAH battery will keep this puffer warm for 2 hours on high, 4.5 hours on medium and 8 hours on low. You can use a Bluetooth connected app to operate the jacket and change the temperature.
The battery has a USB port so you can charge your devices, it also has a mini flashlight built in so you won’t get lost out in the dark. This coat can be machine washed and dried which is always a bonus.
This coat gets excellent reviews all the way around with the only real complaint being that sizing can be bit small. Measure and check sizing carefully before ordering. This heated jacket is an excellent choice for all of your outdoor activities, it will keep you warm, dry, and looking great.