'A toe saver!': Shoppers are raving about these $90 heated socks

·Shopping & Lifestyle Editor
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These heated socks lets you say goodbye to cold feet for good. Shoe sole of a person walking on the path covered with snow.
These heated socks lets you say goodbye to cold feet for good. (Getty Images)

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For those who are planning to spend lots of time outdoors this winter, you'll know that the right gear is a must.

You don't want to be caught out in the cold (literally) by not dressing the part for the season, which is why it's important to think about every article of clothing, from your head to your toes.

If your feet in particular could use a little extra love this winter, the Bemkia Heated Socks could be just the thing to make them more comfortable.

Bemkia Heated Socks

Bemkia Heated Socks. Image via Amazon.
Bemkia Heated Socks. Image via Amazon.

$90 at Amazon

How do these socks work?

The Bemkia Heated Socks offer up to 11 hours of warmth. Unlike heating pouches that fizzle out after a few hours of use, these socks use two rechargeable 5V/5000mAh lithium batteries — so you can wear them again and again all winter long.

The socks use ultra thin heated elements throughout the soles, and have have a hidden pouch at the top of the socks to hold the battery compartment. Choose from three temperatures to keep your toes warm, ranging from 50°C to 65°C.

These unisex socks are made from composite polyester fabric, which is according to the product description, is "breathable, odourless, quick-drying, skin-friendly and anti-pilling."

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What shoppers are saying

These heated socks have earned a solid 4-star rating from Amazon shoppers, who have called them "warm, comfortable and a steal of a deal!"

Shoppers were impressed by these socks not only because of their heating abilities, but also because the included battery pack also "double as a portable phone charger." If you're planning to spend a full day outdoors, the battery pack is a great feature to have on hand in case of emergencies.

According to reviewers, the socks "get warm impressively fast" and even manage to keep feet warm on winter walks and hikes.

However, shoppers have shared that due to the thickness of the socks and the battery packs needed to keep them running, they may not fit inside all of your winter footwear.

One reviewer shared that they were "too thick" for their ski boots, while another claimed that they "had to buy new boots" that are wide enough to accommodate the socks.

Verdict

These winter socks live up to their claims of providing extra warmth when you need it. Though they aren't the most inexpensive socks around, shoppers have called them a complete "toe saver" with "no compromise on comfort."

Keep in mid that you'll want make sure that your winter boots have enough space to accommodate these thick socks. If they do, these may just become your new go-to for skiing, skating, hiking, hunting and more winter activities.

The reviews quoted above reflect the most recent versions at the time of publication.

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