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5 Qualities to Consider When Buying a Massage Gun

Percussive therapy has been taking the world by storm over the last few years. As most people are too busy to go to a spa, they’re left dealing with sore muscles that can quickly worsen and complicate when left untreated. Massage guns have proven to be a quick and effective fix, and you’ve probably seen many slow-motion videos of them working their magic. However, with an increasingly saturated market, it can be challenging to find the best percussion massager. 

Luckily, you can cut your search short easily; all you have to do is keep a few qualities in mind when shopping around for a massage gun. Here are five things to look for in a massage gun:


The power of a massage gun works in two different ways: how quickly the head swings and the depth at which the gun’s head moves. Combining these two dictates how comfortable the massage will be, so it’s essential to pay attention to this aspect.

Massages are very personal and specific to one’s preferences, so it’s essential to choose one with variable speeds, allowing you to choose between them. For instance, the Gravity One has 30 different speed levels, giving you full control over the speed and depth to enjoy the most comfortable massage possible. 


Most people buy a massage gun to use at home or at the gym to provide instant muscle pain relief. However, if you plan on toting this with you on your travels out of town, you’ll want to make sure the massage gun you choose is portable. Many massage guns, like ours, come with a case. This addition makes it easier to carry your massage guns and attachments without worrying about losing them since they’re all bundled up in one place. 

Battery Life

Most massage guns come with Lithium-ion batteries, averaging 2 to 3 hours when used at full speed. Many people don’t like to be tethered to a wall when using a massage gun, so it’s essential to look into battery life when shopping. 

Our Gravity One massage gun comes with a 2500 mAH Lithium-ion battery, which you can fully charge in less than two hours. Our Gravity Pro takes this a step further by including two 2000 mAh Lithium-ion batteries, making sure you enjoy percussive therapy for as long and as often as you want. 


Design is crucial when selecting a massage gun. Some prefer modern, sleek, and discreet designs, while others want a more practical look. The handle placement and power button location may also be something you’re particularly interested in, as they can affect your usage of the massage gun. Make sure to account for these details to maximize your percussive therapy experience.


Massage gun quality tends to vary, so it’s essential to buy one with a warranty if the chosen model doesn’t work for you. Some people make the mistake of buying costly massage guns, expecting the quality to match the price tag, but often find themselves disappointed. Before you dive right into a massage gun that speaks to you, make sure that it has a warranty. All Gravity massage guns come with a one year warranty, ensuring that our buyers are satisfied with each purchase.


Massage guns offer incredible relief to people suffering from muscle strain and soreness, whether it’s from physical activity or sitting still all day at their work desk. However, there are many available options on the market, making it challenging to figure out which one is the best. By keeping these qualities in mind, you’ll find your perfect massage gun in no time. 

Gravity massage guns are easily the best in the market, as we are the industry leader in percussive therapy devices. With our Gravity One and Gravity Pro massage guns, you’ll enjoy a deep muscle treatment, unlike anything you’ve ever felt. Check out our catalog today!