Portable dehumidifier ratings part 3 continues our expert and unbiased reviews with a look at the Cadence, Calorex, Clean Air Optima, Comedes, Comfort-Aire, Corona, Crosley, and Cuoghi brands.
These units are made and sold in Brazil and can be purchased directly through their website. The LUXOR model features electronic controls but is only available in one size. The units can operate on dual voltages but their guarantee is not very good when compared to other brands.
The DH10 features electromechanical controls instead of electronic and they are only available in one size. The manufacturer's website is not much help and does not have a stated warranty policy.
CLEAN AIR OPTIMA--cleanairoptima.com--<1*
This brand uses peltier technology for quiet operation. They have three stage air filtering for better indoor air quality but their website does not have a stated guarantee for their products. They are available in Europe and can be purchased directly from their website.
This brand is made in Germany and is sold throughout Europe. They have electronic controls with temperature controlled defrost. The guarantee on the unit's compressor is not very good when compared to other brands.
COMFORTAIRE-- comfort-aire.com ----<1*
This brand is from Heat Controller which manufactures HVAC systems as well. The units are available in 30,50, and 65 pint/day models. The 30 pint/day model uses an electro-mechanical control instead of electronic (electronic is more accurate). The units have two fan speeds and automatic defrost. They are available with a condensate pump for use in areas without a floor drain. The guarantee on the units is not very good when compared to other brands.
These dehumidifiers are made and sold in Japan. They are available in two sizes and feature more accurate electronic controls but their website is not much help.
These units are manufactured by Frigidaire and are available in three sizes (30, 50, or 70 pint/day). The two larger sizes feature electronic controls and a two speed fan while the smallest unit is a basic unit with electromechanical controls and a single speed fan. They are suitable for low temperature operation. They have a very good warranty that includes ten years of coverage for the compressor which is the heart of the unit.
CUOGHI------- cuoghi-luigi.it ---------<1*
The NADER MINI range of dehumidifiers are made in Italy and are sold throughout Europe. They feature electronic controls with defrost and are available in three sizes. They have a tank to collect the condensate or they can be fitted for continuous draining. Their website does not have a stated guarantee for the units.
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