10 Best Solder Stations Of 2022 – Review And Buying Guide

Finding the best solder stations that will meet all your needs can be a bit of a challenge, even for the most seasoned expert. While many companies still create good solder stationss, the market has turned its attention toward advanced models that carry higher price points.

In our quest to find the most suitable models, we focused on features like comfort, adjustability, and durability. We recommend you take a close look at each product we listed here and see the features you need for your personal use.

Keep reading to learn more…

Top 10 solder stations : Editor’s Pick

10 Best solder stations Reviews:

1. Weller WE1010NA Digital Soldering Station

Features :

  • This unit is 40% more powerful than the two models it is replacing to help get your soldering job done faster
  • Easy to handle high performance 70W soldering iron with a heat-resistant silicon Cable for safe handling
  • Temperature stability (+/- 4⁰f, 2⁰c) and temperature lock protects tips and components, affording a consistently high quality process with repeatable soldering results
  • This unit is loaded with cutting edge features sun as intuitive navigation, a Standby mode and auto setback conserves energy and password-protection to Preserve settings
  • Includes: one (1) We1 station 120V, one (1) Wep70 tip retainer, one (1) Wep70 iron, PH70 safety rest with sponge, and Eta tip 0.062inch/1.6 millimeter screwdriver

Additional Info :

Item Dimensions
Height 12.401
Width 8.858
Length 5.905
Weight 5.511

2. TXINLEI 8586 110V Solder Station, 2 in 1 Digital Display SMD Hot Air Rework Station and Soldering Iron, 12pcs Different Soldering Tips,Solder Wire,Tweezers,Desoldering Pump,700W 480℃

Features :

  • 【Rework & Soldering】 2 in 1 SMD Hot Air Rework Station and Soldering Iron.
  • 【Digital LED Display】 The product adopt microcomputer control,The hot air is digital LED display the temperature.
  • 【Solder Station Features】 High power,quick warming-up,Temperature stabilization and is impervious to air,,and long life and low noise. it have inductance in the hadle,it will be quickly to work when you take the handle,when the handle is return to the shelf,the machine will automatic stopage.
  • 【Widely Used】 Designed for soldering or de-soldering SOIC, CHIP, QFP, PLCC, BGA and other temperature sensitive components, essential tool for cell phone repair, laptop repair, or circuit boards soldering.
  • 【20-in-1 Full Kit】 The packing include: 1 * 8586 Solder station, 12 * Solder iron tips, 1 * 6in1 BGA tools, 1 * Desoldering pump, 1 * 100g solder wire, 2 * Tweezers, 1 * Soldering iron heater, 1 * Hot air gun heater, 1 * IC puller.

Additional Info :

Color Black

3. 110V 60W Adjustable Temperature Electric Soldering Iron Pen Handle Solder Station Tool Welding Repair

Features :

  • 100% brand new and high quality Professional Soldering Tool is great for lead-free soldering semiconductors Iron plated tip and stainless steel construction offer longer life High quality long lasting ceramic type heater Lightweight with a pencil handle
  • Great for lead-free soldering semiconductors
  • High quality long lasting ceramic type heater
  • Adjustable temperature controlled soldering irons: 200-450 °C (there is a knob wheel on the Electronic Soldering Gun for temperature adjustment)

Additional Info :

Color Blue
Item Dimensions
Height 0.787401574
Width 0.787401574
Length 7.086614166
Weight 0.1543235834

4. CREWORKS Soldering Rework Station with Hot Air Heat Gun, 750W 2 in 1 SMD Rework Soldering Station, Digital Solder Iron Station Welding Tool Kit with Heat Gun Set for Electronics Computer Repairing

Features :

  • Two-in-one —– Attention: The voltage of this product is 110V. Rework station and soldering station combine in one, and you can separately control SMD rework and soldering. This machine will save you space, money and keep your work desk well-organized.
  • More Precise Temperature Control —– Dual LED screens separately display the temperature of soldering iron and hot air gun. The temperature can be adjusted to be more accurate by using the double control volume button. Note: The hot air gun will immediately heat up when you pick it up. when the soldering pencil is placed on the stand over 10 minutes, the temperature will decrease automatically for safety concerns.
  • Super Quick to Respond —– With the PID technology for even temperature control, the 750W hot air gun heats up to 480℃ in 5 seconds and the 70W soldering iron heats up to 200℃ in 7 seconds and keeps its temperature, the hot air gun blows at 120L/min for your work efficiency, the built-in fuse protection guarantees 100% safety during operation.
  • Wide Application —– This product is designed for soldering or de-soldering SOIC, CHIP, QFP, PLCC, BGA, and other temperature sensitive components, an essential tool for cell phone repair, laptop repair, or circuit boards soldering. Truly a must-have for DIY lovers and weekend professionals.
  • Integral Pack —– The package comes with 5 tips, 4 air nozzles, stand, sponge and tweezers. 5 complementary tips to accommodate different needs and extends the service life of the soldering pencil.

Additional Info :

Color Black

5. Soldering Station, Merece Digital Soldering Iron Kit w/ 176℉-896℉ Adjustable Temperature (C/F), Standby & Sleep, Temperature Lock, 5 Solder Tips, Tip Cleaner, Solder Wire, Sucker – Fast Heating Up

Features :

  • 【Fast Temperature Rise & PID Temperature Control】 Paired with rapid heat system reach the melting point 572℉ in just 15 seconds, no long heating process before using. Wider adjustable temperature range: 176°F~896°F/80°C~480°C, greatly meet the different temperature needs of the user. PID temperature control, detect temperature every 20ms for quick temperature return, stabilize heater core temperature at ±3.6°F/±2°C, effectively solves cold solder joint problems.
  • 【LED Screen Display &℉/℃ Conversion & Auto Sleep Function】Come with LED screen display function, make mode selection more intuitive. With Fahrenheit and Celsius conversion function, users can choose between Fahrenheit and Celsius to meet their different usage habits. When not used for 10 minutes, the soldering station automatically enters standby mode, when not used for 20 minutes, it will automatically enters sleep mode. Adjusting the knob, it can get back to normal work mode.
  • 【Hot Ceramic Soldering Iron Heater & Stainless Steel Pipe】With 65 watt hot ceramic soldering iron heating core, significantly increases the life of the soldering station. Ultra-high temperature melts the solder material, make the weld stronger than other station did. Build-in stainless steel pipe, prevent high temperature aging steel tube. Come with anti-static design, no need to worry accidental electrostatic touch, provide users a safer using environment.
  • 【Perfect 12-In-1 Soldering Kit】Upgraded Merece 65 Watt Soldering Station with 5 x Additional Soldering Tip, 1x Bracket for solder On The Side, 1x Roll of Lead-free Solder Wire (0.8mm/50g), 1x Solder Sucker, 1x Brass Tip Cleaner, 1x Extra Sponge Tip,1x Instruction Manual.
  • 【Certifications Of FCC, CE, RoHS & 100% Excellent Service】ST-2090D passed certifications of FCC, CE, RoHS. Applications for SMD / DIP / SOIC welding, DIY hobbies, appliance repair, factory production or hot stamping. MERECE provides worry-free warranty and lifetime professional customer support. Please don’t hesitate to contact us if have any question about our product or the instruction. We will reply to you no more than 24 hours (Mostly under 12 hours) with the most satisfactory solution.

Additional Info :

Color Green

6. YIHUA 926 III 60W Digital Display Soldering Iron Station Kit w 2 Helping Hands, 6 Extra Iron Tips, Lead-Free Solder, Solder Sucker, S/S Tweezers, °C/ºF Conversion, Auto Sleep & Calibration Support

Features :

  • Fast Heating & Adjustable Temperature – This digital soldering station heats up fast and has a wider temperature range (194℉~896) to choose from. The soldering iron can stay at the set temperature consistently with its PID temperature stabilization. This product conforms to the UL Standard (U.S.), [an Important Evaluation for Electric Appliances Safety].
  • Space Saving – This compact soldering station helps save precious work space with an integrated soldering iron holder to provider greater space saving. The metallic protective mesh at the rear of the station prevents accidental contact with the soldering iron, and the mesh comes with soldering tip storage slots.
  • Functions & Features – includes easy °C to °F conversion, Sleep Mode (5/10/30 mins adjustable), and Digital Temperature Calibration. All functions and temperature read-outs are displayed via a digital display, and accessed via a master control knob. The station enters sleep mode when non-use is detected for longer than the set duration to reduce unnecessary wear for the soldering tip and heating element.
  • 12-IN-1 – This soldering iron kit includes the YIHUA 926 III Soldering Station, 2 Helping Hands, 6 Soldering Tips, Roll of Lead-free Solder Wire (35g), Solder Sucker, ESD Safe Tweezers, Solder Wire Dispenser, Cleaning Sponge.
  • Choose Yihua with confidence – this product includes quality accessories and tools to provide an optimal experience for your work. 12-Month USA Warranty (Exclusive). Plus, our team is providing professional assistance 24/7 right on Amazon. Questions and Suggestions are welcome. NOTE: Spare parts are readily available in this store. This model works on 110-127V with its USA plug. CAUTION: MUST NOT be plugged directly into a 220V~240V electrical outlet

Additional Info :

Color Black

7. TOAUTO DS90 Soldering Station-°F & °C Dual Digital Display Soldering Iron Station Kit,90W Soldering Iron,302℉- 842℉ Temperature, Anti-Static & Grounding Wire, Auto Standby & Sleep,5 Solder Tips, Blue

Features :

  • 【UPGRADED VERSION-NEW REMOVE STATIC DESIGN & DUAL DIGITAL DISPLAY】 Upgraded to NEW Blue Version DS-90W for orders after March 7, 2022. The TOAUTO DS90 soldering station has a PATENTED UNIQUE grounding wire design & remove-static sheet, letting you focus on desoldering safely. Adding °F / °C dual digital display function, and the LED dual-color dual-row design mode selection is more intuitive, letting you no longer be confused by numbers.
  • 【FAST HEATING & AUTO STANDBY SLEEP】DS90 Soldering Station uses a 90W High power ceramic heating core, heats up quickly, a soldering temperature of 590 °F is reached after about 5 seconds. When not used for 10 minutes, the soldering station automatically enters standby mode, when not used for 20 minutes, it will automatically enter sleep mode. Protecting you, your kids, and your pets from getting hurt.
  • 【INTELLIGENT TEMPERATURE CONTROL】DS90 desoldering station adopts the high-end precision PID program, can monitor and correct the actual temperatures at high speed with fast temperature compensation to provide the accuracy that your projects ask for. In the temperature lock mode, constant temperature operation can be guaranteed.
  • 【MULTIPLE SCENARIOS-IDEAL CHOICE】The upgraded DS90 desoldering station is designed for beginners and experts to provide you with a consistent welding experience.DS90 soldering station is ESD, CE, FCC, RoHS certified safety in use, can be used for PCB / SMD / SMT welding, it is ideal for industry and manufacturing, school laboratory, home, and hobby use, electronic DIY, and repair.
  • 【LUXURIOUS 13-In-1 SOLDERING KIT】Upgraded TOAUTO DS90 Watt Soldering Station with 5 x Additional Soldering Tip,1x Bracket for solder On The Side,1x Roll of Lead-free Solder Wire(30g),1x Solder Sucker,1x Anti-static Tweezers,1x Brass Tip Cleaner, 1x Cleaning Sponge,1x Instruction Manual.TOAUTO will be provided for a 1-year warranty after-sales and lifetime technical support, and a 30-day return.

Additional Info :

Color Blue
Item Dimensions
Height 1.53543
Width 1.9685
Length 5.35432
Weight 1.763698096

8. Hot Air Gun 858D 700W BGA Rework Solder Station Soldering Heat Gun Station 110V For SMD SMT Welding Repair Tools

Features :

  • 1.LCD digital displays to show precision temperature;
  • 2.microcomputer control, quick warming-up;Temperature stabilization and is impervious to air,Use the brushless fan,and long life and low noise.
  • 3.Automatic cooling function for effectively prolonging the heater’s life and protecting the hot air gun.
  • 4.Safely remove BGA-IC,keep pins intact,Much more safe and reliable,Blowing PCB will not make it blister
  • 5.Essential product for cell phone repair, laptop repair, circuit boards, etc,Suitable for unsoldering multiple components,such as SOIC CHIP QFP PLCC and BGA etc (especially for flat cables and cable connectors).

Additional Info :

Color Same like the photo
Item Dimensions
Height 5.118110231
Width 3.7401574765
Length 5.905511805
Weight 1.1

9. YIHUA 8786D I 2 in 1 Hot Air Rework and Soldering Iron Station with °F /°C, Cool/Hot Air Conversion, Digital Temperature Correction and Sleep Function

Features :

  • A Dual System with Advanced Designs – This station combines soldering station and hot air rework station for versatile uses when it provides dual display system & dual power switch and other advanced software functions. Comply with UL Standard(U.S.), Important Evaluation for Safety Electric Appliances.
  • Intelligent Temperature Control – With the high-end precision PID program, the station can monitor and correct the actual temperatures at high speed with fast temperature compensation to provide the accuracy that your projects ask for.
  • Anti-static Design/ ESD Safe Design – It can help prevent static or leakage damage to components.
  • Exclusive Fail-Safe Protection- This is an upgraded & exclusive safety design. Should the hot air gun stop putting out air unusually during use, the program will automatically set an alarm and cut off the power to the heating element to ensure safety.
  • Choose Yihua with confidence- this product includes quality accessories and tools to provide an optimal experience for your work. 12-Month USA Warranty (Exclusive). Plus, our team is providing professional assistance 24/7 right on Amazon. Questions and Suggestions are welcome. NOTE: Spare parts are readily available in this store. This model works on 110-127V with its USA plug. CAUTION: MUST NOT be plugged directly into a 220V~240V electrical outlet

10. Soldering Mat, Premium Magnetic Silicone Repair Mat, Heat Resistant 932°F Electronics Mat for Cellphone, Laptop, Computer, Solder Station Repair 13.8”x9.8” Black

Features :

  • ✅【 Never Worry About Damaging Your Desktop 】- Our high quality silicone soldering mat has excellent heat resistant performance. It can be resistance to high temperature 932°F (500°C), which can protect your workbench from being damaged by high temperature. The soldering iron can directly rest on the mat
  • ✅【 No More Miss Any Small Screws or Parts 】- The 115 raised “compartments” designed on solder mat would be perfect for keeping screws, resistors or small components organized, which prevent them from losting or misplacing, makes disassemble small devices much easier than working on a plain desktop, and make workbench more clean and tidy
  • ✅【 Anti-Slip & Widely Used 】- Both surface and back side of the silicone repair mat are adopting the anti-slip design, it won’t slide around on your desktop. It is an ideal repair tools for soldering electronics assembly or circuit board and electronics repair, specially suitable for smart phone, computer, tablet, sport watches, IC circuit boards and other electronic devices repair
  • ✅【 Non-Toxic Odorless And Easy to Clean 】- Our soldering mat is made of 100% high quality food grade silicone material which meet USA FDA standard, non-toxic and odorless, no harmful to human body; And the silicone solder mat is very flexible and durable, and easy to clean with water
  • ✅ 【 100% Quality Satisfaction & Perfect Gift 】- We are really have confident with our magnetic work mat which will be the best choice, We provide the highest quality products and best customer service. If any problem with product, please feel free to contact with us and we promise to provide you a satisfactory solution. Also it’s a perfect gift for Birthday, Christmas, and other Holidays for any DIY, handyman, father, husband, men. You won’t know you need it until you have one!

Additional Info :

Color Black
Item Dimensions
Height 0.1
Width 9.8
Length 13.8
Weight 0.661386786

Buying Guide: What to Consider When Select solder stations

Price

How much should you expect to spend on a product like this? Is it a one-off cost, or is there some kind of recurring element?

When it comes to solder stations, a great value can come in many different forms. It could be a lower price, impeccable construction, and design, or higher durability. We’ll cover all of these different factors below, where we’re sharing our top picks for the best solder stations for the money. We’ll go over everything consumers should know to get a great value out of their solder stations!

Durability 

The phrase “people get what they pay for” is especially true when it comes to solder stations. The range in durability from person to person can be pretty substantial depending on the materials used in the construction. If someone saves $100 on a solder stations, but it wears out in 1 month, are they really getting a good value?

Compare that to a solder stations that costs $50 more but wears out after 1 or 2 years. Most people would argue that the second option is the better deal over the long term. Before purchasing, you should consider how long you want to have the solder stations and then read reviews to make sure you know how long you can expect it to last.

Consider Where You Purchase 

 

A vast majority of people now buy their solder stations online rather than going to a brick-and-mortar physical location. That’s largely because online shopping offers greater convenience, and many brick-and-mortar stores can be confusing when it comes to their models, pricing, and types.

While people can’t try out an online solder stations the way they can in a store, brands often come with generous trials. These allow people to try out the solder stations for a while and return it if they’re unhappy.

In addition, many online solder stations are more affordable than their in-store counterparts, because they have less overhead and have cut out the middlemen to pass savings directly to the consumer. If you purchase online, make sure to check to see if they will have to pay extra for shipping or not. A lot of the new companies offer free shipping, but not all.

Types of solder stations

Before even thinking about all the different solder stations available,  You should choose the product types that will be ideal for your task.

Design

Choosing a product based on a design that people will love can be tough. Just because you might like the look and style of it, doesn’t mean it’s the best. Below are some steps you can follow that I’ve used in the past when making decisions on which product designs to choose. Today, a lot of e-commerce sites have the same products. Naturally, it means people use product photos and videos to find the best item. Some of the tips in this article will help you choose or design a successful product.

  • Dimensions. How big are these products?
  • Materials. What are they made from? Is there an advantage to choosing one material over another?
  • Generic characteristics. What sort of features do products in this category include?
  • Product-specific functionality. Do certain products have key characteristics that others don’t? 
  • “Vs.” comparisons. Wireless or wired? Portable or desktop? Metal or wood? These are the key A/B-style decisions typically made early in the buying process.

The Verdict

Finally, we hope that our reviews about these solder stationss will help you to choose your ideal product available on the maker. The question remains, how many of these solder stations will you use and how often? Some manufacturers come out with newer solder stations every few months. This is because they know that people want the better solder stations. It’s all a matter of choice and your budget. The good news is that the features of good solder stations tend to trickle down in price. If you start off with a cheaper version, chances are you can afford the more advanced versions of it a few months later.