As of 2015, the best rated electric blankets are Soft Heat luxury micro-fleece, Sunbeam micro plush and Sunbeam quilted fleece, according to Consumer Search. Amazon users give these models 4.1, 4.2 and 4.1 out of 5 stars, respectively and they are rated favorably by Comfort House.
Made from polyester, the Soft Heat blanket has a safe low voltage heating system that utilizes less electricity. It has thin inconspicuous interior wires that evenly disperses heat and is recommended by Good Housekeeping. Sunbeam’s micro plush is ultra-soft, light-weighted and heats quickly while the heavier quilted fleece functions as an insulating blanket. Both models have an exclusive Thermofine warming system that senses and adjusts temperature accordingly. Soft Heat and Sunbeam have 10 heat settings and a 10-hour automatic shut-off for convenience.