The 6 Best Portable Ice Makers

You'll never have to run to the store for a bag of ice again!

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If you entertain often or you have a large family, chances are your ice maker is constantly playing catch-up. The ice maker that’s built into your refrigerator was likely designed to be compact to maximize freezer space. Although an easy, affordable fix is to invest in some ice cube trays, they’re messy and are a pain to refill. We researched and compared a dozen different portable ice makers to ensure you will always have ice on hand.

Brandon Carte has been the technology editor at BestProducts.com since 2017, where he's been covering the latest gadgets and scouring the internet for the greatest deals; His tech reporting has been featured on TopTenReviews.com and USA Today. When he's not researching washing machines or testing sleep headphones, you can find him at concerts, the gym, or the movies. He thinks smartphones are too big, prefers MP3s to Spotify, and misses his iPhone’s headphone jack.