14 Best Roll up Truck Bed Tonneau Covers

(Last Updated On: December 22, 2019)

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Your automobile is as good as what you make out of it. Beyond painting it to your taste and ensuring that necessary maintenance works are carried out on it, incorporating some adds-on within or outside it could yet give its appearance a great lift. And talking about adds-on, roll-up tonneau covers have proved to be a wonderful addition to have on the pick-up truck.

Roll-up Tonneau covers make you appreciate this automobile accoutrement better as some people may overlook its significance, pondering on the reasons you need the cover. First and foremost, the tonneau cover serves a protective function as it helps keep things – your luggage, camping utilities, golf accessories and some other ‘what-have-you‘ – locked in place at the back of your truck.

More so, with the retractable tonneau cover affixed, the area being covered will not be subjected to harsh weather conditions that may cause it to rust or wear out quickly and easily. Even more importantly, these retractable bed cover helps you save some cost on gas as it is known to contribute to the reduction of aerodynamic drag which comes to the fore when an automobile is moving against the wind. And not to forget, a tonneau cover also adds beauty to your pick-up truck; the truck looks nicer and grander with a tonneau cover on it.

So, now that you have been intimated/reminded about how beneficial this accessory can be, wouldn’t you love to have one installed on your truck? But before you hit the road [to the store], I urge you to read on to see what we have for you here as we present a review on fourteen best roll-up tonneau covers you may come across [and probably pick from] at the accessory store.

Reviews of the 14 Best Roll-Up Truck Bed Tonneau Cover

1. Gator ETX Roll-up Tonneau Cover:

It is only ideal that we start this review with one of the very best and this is why we are bringing on the Gator ETX roll-up tonneau cover which is made of tear-proof vinyl material that impresses a great level of durability. It is finely textured and pretty stylish, and it is made to fit unto a truck bed measuring 1.7 metres; the cover itself has a dimension of 203 X 16 X 15cm.

Integrated into this roll-up tonneau cover are some features that promote its functionality. It has an adjustable tension control which ensures that it is neatly fastened irrespective of the prevailing (weather) condition, particularly when in motion, and there is also a heavy-duty latching which keeps it securely in place.

Plus, the design of the Gator ETX roll-up tonneau cover allows you to install it on the inside of the bed-rail thus creating some other spaces where you can stock in a few items.

The two words, ‘tested and trusted‘ can best describe the submission of the majority of customers that have used the Gator ETX roll-up tonneau cover. That said, they are often seen/heard talking glowingly about the quality ingrained into this product, as well as, how durable it has been standing the test of time without giving way to pressure from unpleasant weather conditions. Furthermore, the ease of installation and affordability of the Gator ETX roll-up tonneau cover is also widely acknowledged.

PROS

  • Top-notch durability
  • Easy to install
  • Great value for money
  • Sleek design
  • Light-weight

CON

  • The clamps do fail to hold sometimes

2. Tygger Auto Roll-up Tonneau Cover:

The Tygger Auto roll-up tonneau cover is specifically designed for Ford F-150 (models 2015 – 2019) with a bed size of 1.67 meters. The exterior of this tonneau cover is of dual-coated vinyl while its side rails are coated aluminium powder to give them appreciable strength.

This product from Tygger has however got a host of other interesting features: it has a latching system that lets you keep it secure at the tailgate while its Velcro strip fastens to the sides. There is also a tension system to help you keep it laid out neat and tidy when it gets breezy. To further aid in holding the cover in shape, it is equipped with horizontal crossbars.

In terms of placement, the Tygger Auto roll-up tonneau cover can be positioned either on top of the bed-rails or inside of the bed-rails. And, in order to ensure the smooth flow of installation, the manufacturer has included accessories such as mounting clamps, brackets, side rails and weather-strip.

Customers love the Tygger Auto roll-up tonneau cover for many reasons. For one, its quality is unquestionable and a couple of these customers attested to the fact that this product greatly boosts fuel economy – by the way, it is claimed to increase gas mileage by 13%.

PROS

  • No drilling is required for installation to take place
  • Sturdy
  • Boosts fuel economy to an appreciable extent
  • Amazing quality
  • Heavy-duty   

CON

  • It is somewhat noisy when the truck moves at a certain speed range which should be normal on the highway

3. TruXedoTruXport Retractable bed cover:

Quality is well reflected all over this tonneau cover which is made from A-grade leather – a feature which enhances its durability – and comes from the stable of one of America’s most renowned tonneau cover manufacturers. This steals a march on the rest in many ways.

This TruXedoTruXport retractable bed cover has a sleek design that makes it so appealing. It features dual paddle latching system that you can use in securing it to its position on the truck; within these latches is a set of tension control features.

Furthermore, this retractable cover is augmented with crossbar bows and includes an instruction guide to assist you in running through the installation without any difficulty. Lest I forget, it measures 203 X 16.5 X 16.5cm in dimension and should be compatible on a truck bed of 1.77 meters.

Customers‘ reviews about the TruXedoTruXport roll-up tonneau cover can be said to be that of ‘sweet melodies‘ as they raved about how it fits nicely and its design is simply exquisite. Plus, some of them did not cease to praise this very tonneau cover for its ability to ‘weather the storm‘ for years.

And despite the price of the TruXedoTruXport roll-up tonneau cover being a bit on the high side compared to others, those that have bought [and now using] it asserted that it is worth every penny.

PROS

  • Top-grain leather material
  •  Improves fuel economy greatly
  •  Highly functional
  •  Waterproof
  •  Hassle-free installation

CON

  • None

4. MaxMate Roll-up Tonneau Cover:

Here is another one for Ford F-150 (Models 2015 – 2019) with a bed of 2.4 meters long. It is a soft tonneau cover made with marine-grade vinyl with its side rails being of aircraft-grade aluminium; these, coupled with some other features incorporated into this product, give it an appreciable tensile strength.

The MaxMate roll-up tonneau cover features a highly functional lock system that includes a latching system which is for securing it at the tailgate of the truck, and a Velcro strip which functions to secure it on the side of the rails. Additionally, there is an adjustable tension control system integrated unto it.

More so, no form of drilling is needed for its installation inside of the bed-rail. You will, however, have to drill some holes if an over-the-bedrail installation is your preference.

For all the quality and functionality, the MaxMate roll-up tonneau cover delivers, it remains a very affordable piece. This is something many individuals that have had to use it on their truck can easily relate with. Plus, it is yet another roll-up tonneau cover that will last for a long time and even comes with a 10-year warranty – talk about its manufacturer doing their due diligence in the aspect of quality assurance maybe.

PROS

  • Ease of installation
  • Very durable
  • Affordable & economical
  • Impressive functionality

CON

  • The instruction guide is somehow clumsy
  • A bit noisy

5. Syneticusa Roll-up Tonneau Cover:

Even among the best, there is the very best – the best of the bests – and that is what you have in the Syneticusa roll-up tonneau cover which has been intricately made with great technical adeptness. This soft cover is constructed from aluminium slats and finished distinctively with matte black; this finish is valuable in offering the cover a great deal of protection from ultraviolet rays.

The Syneticusa roll-up tonneau cover has a unique locking system that makes it possible to secure it in whatever position you may desire – provided it would be appropriate. As it would have been expected, it comes with accessories such as drainage tubes, bolts and mounting brackets for installation purpose. It has to be noted that you will need to drill small holes to fit this unto your truck.

To make it more durable and increase its practicality, the Syneticusa roll-up tonneau cover is equipped with a compact storage canister. This product is designed in a way that enables you to roll it up in a tri-fold orientation, with the incidence of it giving way curtailed. Besides this, however, the tri-fold nature of folding also helps the cover to withstand harassment from the wind. By the way; it has a length of 1.68 meters.

The features, especially the key-lock system and high quality that the Syneticusa roll-up tonneau cover portrays, are the major reasons customers have come to revered it all the more. Some persons have spoken about this product being a steal for the price at which it is being sold. Over and above all, there is no denying that this is a great product that is worth recommending.

PROS

  • Top-quality
  • Great value for money
  • Unique lock system
  • Distinct matte finish
  • Wind-proof and waterproof

CONS

  • Instruction guide is not so clear
  • Installation comes with slight difficulty

6. OEDRO Roll-up Tonneau Cover:

Looking for a roll-up tonneau cover for Dodge pick-up truck? We’ve got one for you from OEDRO; it is made for Dodge Ram 1500 (Models 2009 – 2019). That said, it could also be suitable for an automobile with a bed that has a length of 1.68 meters; the cover has a dimension of 190 X 25 X 13cm.

The OEDRO roll-up tonneau cover is made of heavy-duty polyvinyl chloride (PVC) material that is UV-protected, and it possesses a weather strip which functions to ensure protection against rain, snow and wind.

In order to securely fit the tonneau cover to the tailgate and side, the manufacturer has affixed a latch lock system and Velcro strip. Moreover, you will find items such as powder-coated rails, aluminium clamps and instruction guide to help you install it without any difficulty.

Most of those that have utilized the OEDRO roll-up tonneau cover on their automobile expressed excitement about the super-easy manner in which they were able to install [and roll up] this piece. Aside from this, a couple of them have verbalised their satisfaction over the waterproof capability and fit of this roll-up tonneau cover from OEDRO. Furthermore, they are quite impressed by the lifetime (unlimited) warranty that OEDRO has placed on it.

PROS

  • Commendably improves gas mileage
  • Secure locking system
  • Perfect fit
  • Super easy installation
  • Reasonably priced
  • Waterproof & Wind-proof

CON

  • None

7. Lund Genesis Elite Roll-up Tonneau Cover:

This is another one for Dodge owners; the Lund Genesis Elite roll-up tonneau cover is specially made for Dodge Ram 1500 (Models 2002 – 2018), Dodge Ram 2500 (Models 2003 – 2018) and Dodge Ram 3500 (2003 – 2018). It is quite different from most of the other ones in this review as it is made from premium quality twill weave fabric, and it is fitting for a truck bed measuring 1.98 meters long.

The Lund made this tonneau cover as a pre-assembled product – needless to say, that it is truly well-made – and equipped it with accessories coming straight off from their factory. Among these (patented) accessories are the inbuilt tension control feature and highly functional latching system.

It also features hook-and-loop fasteners, heavy-duty aluminium rails & bows and adjustable clamps; all included to make its installation smooth and hassle-free.

Customers‘ experience on the Lund Genesis Elite roll-up tonneau cover can be adjudged to be generally pleasant, with a host of them affirming that this cover does its job with aplomb, making it a worthy addition to their trucks. The proof of its quality has further been supported by how it has been able to withstand insults from harsh conditions.

PROS

  • Offers UV protection
  • Smooth and hassle-free installation
  • Good fit
  • Waterproof

CON

  • None

8. BAK BAKFlip MX4 Roll-up Tonneau Cover:

Let’s now get back to FORD F-150 bed with the BAK BAKFlip MX4 roll-up tonneau cover, made from aircraft-grade aluminium and has a matte finish – there is however another type of this particular tonneau cover that has a glossy appearance.

Though a hard-folding cover, the BAK BAKFlip MX4 roll-up tonneau cover is light-weight but considerably durable. It features two prop rods, which coupled with the folding style, ensure that you have unobstructed access to your truck bed.

Plus, there are injection-molded latch housing features integrated into it to boost its long-lastingness. It is also good to note that this tonneau cover fits so assuredly on the bed-rails that you do not have to take it off before opening your truck’s tailgate.

The BAK BAKFlip MX4 roll-up tonneau cover is no doubt a great addition that would protect against ultraviolet rays and other weather conditions. Several persons that have this on their trucks spoke highly about the extent to which it has been functional in keeping rainwater out – even in the event of heavy downpour – with some adding that its build is topnotch. Despite its material make-up, it is very easy to set up.

PROS

  • Well-constructed
  • Easy to set up
  • UV-protected
  • Sturdy

CON

  • Pricey

9. Oryx Auto Roll-up Tonneau Cover:

We go the way of Dodge Ram once again as we review the Oryx Auto roll-up tonneau cover which is specifically designed for such type. This tonneau cover is a soft type with a material make-up of dual-coated black vinyl and has its functionality enhanced by a firm form of stitching which imposes some tear-proof propensity.

Still on the performance of the Oryx Auto roll-up tonneau cover, it is designed to not only make maintenance easy but also save cost in a number of ways; first off, you get to save on gas as it is claimed to boost fuel efficiency by 10 – 13%, and then it is quite affordable, and of good quality.

Furtherance to the features mentioned earlier, this tonneau cover is also equipped with a durable Velcro strip and has solid strapping to keep it intact while your truck is set in motion.

If you are looking for more reasons to go for the Oryx Auto roll-up tonneau cover, it surmises to let you know that an ample of Dodge Ram owners see it as a perfect fit and that it does the job for which it was ordered well. In addition to this, it is sturdy and has got huge economical advantages – a good value for money to sum it up.

PROS

  • Good fit
  • Economical
  • Sturdy
  • Highly functional

CON

  • Instruction guide is not straightforward

10. Tonno Pro LR-2020 Roll-up Tonneau Cover:

This is one versatile sort of a tonneau cover. It comes in three varieties based on the folding style; as such, we have the Hard fold tri-fold, Tonno fold tri-fold and Lo-Roll Roll-up. They are all made from marine-grade dual-coated vinyl but exhibit certain features that make them distinctive.

The Hard-fold and Tonno fold varieties are both preset, and have epoxy-coated aluminium frame plus patented lock clamp – there are however a couple of features that set them apart from each other. On the flip side, the Lo-Roll variety, which is not completely assembled and its design allows you to gain full access to your truck bed. It also has a latching system and aluminium rails.

Notwithstanding, the three varieties feature crossbars and no drilling is required to install them. Some extras [like tailgate seal, detachable LED bed light, cover cleaner and gloves] are included in the package.

The Tonno Pro LR-2020 roll-up tonneau cover is made for Dodge Ram 1500 (Models 2009 – 2018) and Dodge Ram 2500 & 3500 (Models 2010 – 2018); it has a dimension of 183 X 28 X 13cm and would be perfect for a truck bed of 1.74 meters.

The low-profile design of the Tonno Pro LR-2020 roll-up tonneau cover thrills customers a lot. But that’s not all; its versatility, durability and features are among the factors that have endeared it to the hearts of many persons

PROS

  • Versatile
  • Durable
  • Reasonably priced
  • Easy to install

CON

  • Front corners tend to become loose at highway speed

11. Deebior Roll-up Tonneau Cover:

This roll-up tonneau cover is fitting for a 1.98-meters bed with GMC Sierra 1500 and Chevrolet Silverado (Models 2007 – 2013) being the major automobiles for which it is made. The material used in making this one is also of premium quality and it is generally well-made.

The Deebior roll-up tonneau cover has inbuilt crossbars which permit 100% access to your truck bed; this is even buttressed by the fact that the product can be installed over the bed-rail. It also has a unique latching system and tension control feature which comes straight out of Deebior’s factory.

Added to the features mentioned above, there are also side rails, hex keys, clamps and instruction guide to help you through the installation process; its quick one-finger release design yet makes its usage smooth-flowing.

The Deebior roll-up tonneau cover is currently enjoying rave reviews due to the tremendous quality it exudes. Customers see it as a very reliable product and it is really easy to install and roll back. Its look and price are also said to be very much on point.

PROS

  • Stunning quality
  • Sleek design
  • UV protection guaranteed
  • Cut-rate price
  • Durable
  • Easy to set up and roll back
  • 100% access

CON

  • None

12. Tonno Pro LR-1050 Roll-up Tonneau Cover:

Tonno did extend its horizon to produce a roll-up tonneau cover for Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra. Like the LR-2020 series discussed earlier, this also comes in three varieties – the hard tri-fold, Tonno fold tri-fold and Lo-Roll Roll-up. The features and design of each of these varieties are similar to the one [from the same manufacturer] previously reviewed for Dodge Ram.

The Tonno Pro LR-1050 roll-up tonneau cover does not require drilling and is made of top-quality materials that ensure sound performance and safety. However, this piece is for a truck bed with a length of 1.77 meters and its dimension is 183 X 28 X 13cm.

Most of the customers that own the Tonno Pro LR-1050 roll-up cover finds it to be a great product that delivers the goods and even at an inexpensive price. Besides this, there have also been comments about how effective it has been in keeping water out and holding forth amidst the weather beatings it had been subjected to.

PROS

  • Good value for money
  • Highly functional
  • Set-up and unpacking are without difficulty
  • Watertight
  • Sturdy

CON

  • Latching system malfunction in some instances

13. TruXedoTruXport Roll-up Tonneau Cover:

For the love of Nissan, TruXedo goes into the factory to etch out this 1.83 meters long roll-up tonneau cover. Made from vinyl and additionally adorned with A-grade leather, this tonneau cover offers good protection against weather and its look is explicitly stylish.

This TruXedoTruXport roll-up tonneau cover possesses a preset tension control feature and a dual latching mechanism for ensuring security. There are built-in horizontal crossbar bows and durable Velcro strip that promotes its usability. Also available in the pack are clamp assemblies, side rails, seals and some other relevant accessories required for its installation and operation.

Customers score the TruXedoTruXport roll-up tonneau cover for Nissan Frontier really high especially in the areas of durability, weather protection features and attractiveness. More notably, many of these customers lent their voices to ascertain that its functionality is exceptional.

PROS

  • Sleek design
  • Perfect fit
  • Easy installation
  • Exceptional quality
  • Solid construction

CON

  • Does make some squeaky noise

14. Goplus Roll-up Tonneau Cover:

We shall be wrapping this review up on a ‘ford-front‘ as we dive into the world of Goplus roll-up tonneau cover. It is made from a combination of iron and Oxford fabric which make certain its durability and waterproof capability.

The Goplus roll-up tonneau cover comes preset and has integrated into it,a tension control mechanism that ensures that the cover is well-stretched and tightened. Furthermore, it has tough iron rails and does not need any sort of drilling for its installation. Its design allows you to gain full access to the bed of your truck. Moreover, you do not even have to break much sweat to maintain and operate it.

There might have been several reasons customers complain about specific roll-up tonneau covers but such is not the case with the Goplus roll-up tonneau cover. Does this mean that we have a perfect cover in this very one? – Maybe yes.

It would only take going through a few lines on customers‘ review to see why. Customers have time and again shown satisfaction over its water-resistance, usability, price and design; for these reasons, they will eagerly recommend this to other Ford F-150 owners.

PROS

  • Guard against weather 
  • Highly secure 
  • Sleek design
  • Easy to install, maintain and operate

CON

  • None                

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