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Comparison Guide: Quest X and Q Series Metal Detectors

Quest Metal Detectors

What are the Differences Between the Quest X and Q Series Metal Detectors?

Light, rechargable, and powerful. The Quest series of metal detectors are a great choice for your family. View our side by side comparision of the Quest X and Q series metal detectors.

Specifications side by side:

  X5 X10 Q20 Q40 Q30 Q60
Technology VLF Single Frequency VLF Single Frequency VLF Single Frequency VLF Single Frequency VLF Single Frequency VLF Multiple Selectable
Frequency 7.99kHz 7.99kHz 13kHz 13kHz 14kHz 5 14 21kHz
Search Coil 9×5″ Blade DD 9×5″ Blade DD 9×5″ Blade DD 11×9.5″ Raptor DD 11×9.5″ Raptor DD 13×9” BeastX
Target ID Range from 1 to 99 Range from 1 to 99 Range from 1 to 99 Range from 1 to 99 Range from 1 to 99 Range from 1 to 99
LCD No Yes Yes Yes Yes 2 Levels LED Back Light
Search Modes

3 Modes:

Jewelry Coin and All Metal plus Pinpoint

4 Modes:

Jewelry, Coin, All Metal and Custom plus Pinpoint

3 Modes:

Jewelry Coin and All Metal plus Pinpoint

4 Modes:

Jewelry, Coin, All Metal and Beach

6 Modes:

Park, Field, Wet Sand, Saltwater, Gold 1 and Gold 2

7 Modes:

Park, Field, Wet Sand, Saltwater, Gold 1, Gold 2, Deep

Wireless Audio None None Yes with Lite WireFree headphones Yes with Lite WireFree headphones Yes, Q30+ only Yes
Ground Balance  Semi-auto Semi-auto Semi-auto and Manual Semi-auto and Manual  Automatic / Manual / Tracking Automatic / Manual / Tracking
Water Protection Weatherproof Waterproof 10ft Weatherproof Weatherproof Waterproof 5m/16ft Waterproof 5m/16ft
Battery Rechargeable Rechargeable Rechargeable Rechargeable Rechargeable Rechargeable
Battery Life Approx. 8 – 12 Hrs Approx. 8 – 12 Hrs 30 Hrs on Speaker Up to 20 Hrs on Wireless, 30 Hrs on Speaker Approx. 14+ Hrs Approx. 30 Hrs
Battery Indication Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Recharge Status Indication Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Depth Indicator Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Adjustable Notch Discrimination Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes

 

Browse our selection of Quest Metal Detectors:
Quest X5 Metal Detector

Quest X10 Metal Detector

Quest Q20 Metal Detector

Quest Q40 Metal Detector

Quest Q30 Metal Detector

Quest Q60 Metal Detector

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