People using sex toys or sex dolls because they may have some sexual intimacy issues in a relationship or marriage. Or they may just the single person who doesn’t want to go out search of a date, it’s time-consuming and cost money. 

Sex toys or sex dolls can meet the man’s, women’s and homosexual’s desire without having emotion connect with other people.

If you are the type of person who has difficulty respecting the feelings and needs of other people, if you are the kind of person who doesn’t want to learn or use social skills, a sex doll or sex toy is better than a person. Even couples can add fun and level up your encounter in bed with your partner by bringing a toy.

Sex toys and sex dolls have expanded and diversified the market, which made them more affordable and accessible. Here in this article, we are going to take a closer look at sex toy vs sex doll, which one is better for you.

What is a Sex Toy?

A sex toy is an object or device that is primarily used to facilitate human sexual pleasure. The most common sex toy as we know today are dildos, vibrators, anal toys, etc. 

History of sex toys

Sex toy was founded in 28000 years old, phallus found in Germany recently, is quoted as being the oldest known ‘sex toy’ ever found. “The term dildo was first coined in around 1400 AD and originated from the Latin for ‘dilatare’, which means ‘open wide’, and the Italian for delight, which translates as ‘diletto.’” reported by dailymail.

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In the past, you may hear that vibrator was invented by the doctor-Joseph Mortimer Granville, but that’s not the truth, the history of the vibrator is quite complex, we found a report that clear the myth: A short history of vibrator

Introduction and Usage of Sex Toy

Sex toys are defines as different shapes, sizes, and stimulating urges. They can also differentiate into female sex toys and male sex toys. Vibrators are electric motor-powered devices intended to stimulate the body by creating a pulsating or buzzing sensation. It also comes in various shapes, sizes, for internal or external use, such as G-spot vibrator, anal vibrator, rabbit vibrator. 

Another popular sex toy is a dildo, a non-vibrating device that is used for sexual stimulation of the vagina or anus. It can be divided into a single dildo, double-ended dildo, and strap-on dildo. And nipple toy, masturbator, and cock ring are also under the sex toys list. 

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Most of the sex toys are easy to use, just with several buttons or non-button. For electric motor-powered sex toys, generally, there are up to 3 buttons for adjusting the frequency, turn on/off and vibration pattern. For non-button toys, customers have to hold in hand for use. Put simply, just place the toy on where you want to stimulate. That’s how to use a sex toy.

Advantages of the Sex Toy

1. Affordable 

Cheap sex toy costs only several bucks, even expensive one only cost hundreds. Research shows about 45% of women ages 18-60 use vibrators, and about 78% of those women use a vibrator with a partner. It means more and more people are willing and affordable to use sex toys.

2. Easy to get 

There are more than 800+ sex toy shops in the USA and countless online shops on the Internet. The number of shops shows the demand for sex toys is booming. People are easy to get all kinds of toys.

3. Small size, easy to carry and clean

Comparing to a full-size sex doll, a sex toy is way too much smaller. There is no need to worry about hiding it, you can put it on a cupboard, a drawer, or other small places, no one can find it easily. After using the sex toy, you can wash under tap water to clean the whole body due to most sex toys are water-proof.

4. Relieve sore muscle 

Many kinds of vibrators are not for sex purposes only. They can be a sore muscle massager as well.

Adult toys help to spice up your relationship and add more fun to your sex life. They also are the key to helping you and your partner understand your body’s sexual needs even more. Using a sex toy is nothing new today.

What is Sex Doll 

A sex doll (also love doll or Japanese dutch wives) is a type of anthropomorphic sex toy in the size and shape of a real human. A sex doll can be a long-term use sex partner at home. The lifelike skin and moveable joint bring the most realistic sexual experience for men, women, gay, and lesbian. Sex dolls may have a huge positive impact on social companionship, sex exploration, and pleasure.

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History of sex dolls

Wikipedia said”Some of the first sex dolls were created by French (dame de voyage) and Spanish (dama de Viaje) sailors in the sixteenth century who would be isolated during long voyages. These masturbatory dolls were often made of sewn cloth or old clothes and were a direct predecessor to today’s sex dolls. Later, the Dutch sold some of these dolls to Japanese people during the Rangaku period, and the term “Dutch wives” is still sometimes used in Japan to refer to sex dolls.

“A persistent urban legend holds that Adolf Hitler charged one of his SS commanders to design sex dolls for German soldiers during World War II, to prevent them from slaking their lust with non-Aryan women. “

Introduction and Usage of Sex Doll

The design of a realistic sex doll is very close to a real human. Generally, they are made of medical-grade silicone or TPE. Silicone dolls were at first made from tin-cure silicone but platinum technology has better longevity, less prone to tears, and compression marks. Since 2012 or so a thermoplastic elastomer alternative known as TPE has come into common use, particularly, by Chinese manufacturers which have enabled realistic dolls to be made which are cheaper. 

Inside of the body, the metal skeleton is being built in with flexible joints. Usually, it’s a kind of durable stainless steel. So that dolls can be posed in any position repeatedly better than a human being. 

As we mentioned above, a sex doll comes with a sexual vagina and anus, sometimes oral sex is also available. It means triple stimulation pleasure when using a lifelike doll. Having sex with a doll is nothing different from a real human. Most doll owners treat their dolls as partners. So manufacturers like to market their dolls by giving each of them a different name and unique personality. Some individuals even prefer having sex with a doll–no stress and emotions attached. Apply some lubricant or use a condom is always a good choice. 

 Advantages of Sex Dolls

1. Realistic lifelike size

Generally, a sex doll height may vary from 65cm to 171cm with a different figure, half the weight of a real human being of comparable size make it easy to carry and store. Whatever figure you prefer, there is always one satisfying you. In our sex store, we offer a huge collection of sex doll, from mini sex doll to BBW sex doll and more.

2. Human-like touch

 TPE and silicone are the most expensive materials used to make love dolls, but also the most durable. A TPE body is better than a silicone one, because of the different material feature. So a TPE sex doll is more popular and affordable. TPE is as elastic and soft as real human skin. When you touch it, you rarely distinguish the difference between a real man. 

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3. Diverse stimulation, No risk of pregnancy/STI’s

Your partner or ex-girlfriend is not willing to have anal sex or a blowjob. Here comes with a sex doll, you can take turns to have vaginal, anal, and oral sex as much as you like, a sex doll won’t wear down, and other body parts can never fall out. If you buy a sex doll with huge tits, you will achieve mammary sex. Couples also buy sex dolls, they find it a safe way to bring somebody into their bedroom, instead of inviting another human being to join in a threesome. The couples can explore their sexual fantasies without cheating on each other.

4. Long-term companionship

As long as dolls have good maintenance, 10 years lifespan is not a challenge. A love doll is not only for a sexual purpose but also a good companion for watching TV, sleeping, having meals, etc. She is also a good listener, always stay with you, never leave you for other men. Don’t judge you, you can do anything you like.

5. Greater sexual satisfaction

Comparing to a sex toy, a full-size love doll can be more satisfied you. Here are the user reviews about having sex with a sex doll.

With a sex doll, you can try any sex position that you want to. You just have to position your doll in any way you like and have sex with her all you want. And because sex dolls are produced with high-quality materials, having sex with one feels exactly like having sex with a real woman. The only difference is that a sex doll will never refuse you. Every one fantasized about a sexual experience with their favorite celebrity or best live fetish porn stars, so they buy love dolls that are customized to look exactly like the famous star of their dreams.


For a better comparison with sex toy and sex doll, here is the advice:

If you have enough budget, a lifelike sex doll is a better choice. A sex doll stimulates users both vision and touch sensation. If you just want a small masturbator toy, a sex toy is your best choice.