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This powerful insect zapper 'kills bugs on contact' — and it's 43% off on Amazon

The Tompol Bug Zapper has quickly become a go-to weapon against pesky flies and mosquitoes for Amazon shoppers.

split screen of two little girls outside applying bug spray and TOMPOL Bug Zapper for Indoor and Outdoor, 4200V Electric Mosquito Zapper, High Powered Pest Control Waterproof, Insect Killer for Home, Kitchen, Backyard, Camping
Amazon shoppers say this electric bug zapper "catches moths, flies, wasps, mosquitoes," and more (Photos via Getty & Amazon).

While outdoor and backyard get-togethers are one of the best things about spring and summer, the bugs that come with them...not so much.

If you're eager to get outside and enjoy a mosquito and bug-free season, Amazon Canada shoppers recommend checking out the Tompol Bug Zapper.

The powerful bug zapper uses a 15W bulb and 4200V electric shock grid to attract insects and zap them into oblivion.

Scroll below to learn why hundreds of Amazon shoppers have given the device a five-star rating.

43% off: Tompol Bug Zapper

Tompol Bug Zapper with box (Photo via Amazon)
Tompol Bug Zapper (Photo via Amazon)

$34 $60 at Amazon

The details

This high-voltage pest killer provides reliable indoor/outdoor coverage of up to 1,500 sq ft, protecting your space this patio season.

The unit uses a 15W bulb and 4200V electric shock to attract mosquitoes, flies, moths and other insects and then zaps them dead with its high-voltage grid.

Tompol's bug zapper is made of fireproof and waterproof material and is non-toxic and harmless to humans. The product has a service life of more than 30,000 hours and can be hung up or placed on a flat surface.

What people are saying

With over 4,400 reviews in its corner, the Tompol bug zapper has earned top marks for its lightweight design and minimal noise level.

It's "bright, powerful, and kills bugs on contact," writes one reviewer. From "little nats to large brown flying beetles," it works on insects big and small. "Bugs be warned!"

This "will kill all bugs regardless of size," echoes another shopper. They advise keeping it in a dark or shaded area, as minimal or no light is key. "You have to get one of these," they say.

"As soon as we put it out, no more bites," details a third reviewer. Adding, it "works great!"

It "catches moths, flies, wasps, mosquitoes," and more. "10/10 recommend!"

Despite 3,100 five-star reviews, some reviewers note it is "hard to clean" and say it "stopped working after a couple of months."

The verdict

The Tompol Bug Zapper has quickly become a go-to weapon against pesky flies and mosquitoes for Amazon shoppers. With an average rating of 4.1 stars, reviewers say the powerful zapper "works great" against mosquitoes and other insects. However, some reviewers note the zapper can be challenging to clean, something to keep in mind when placing your order.

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

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