Top 5 Best Room Humidifiers


 

Winix AW600 - 1

Air-O-Swiss U650-1

Air-O-Swiss 7145-2

Luma Comfort HC12-1

Venta LW25-2

Humidifier

Winix Humidipur AW600

Air-O-Swiss U650

Air-O-Swiss 7145

Luma Comfort HC12

Venta LW25

Coverage (Sq ft / m2)

600 / 56

650 / 60

600 / 56

650 / 60

400 / 37

Price

~$270

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~$240

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~$140

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~$110 – $140

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~$300

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Humidifier Technology

Air washer

Ultrasonic

Ultrasonic

Ultrasonic

Air washer

Type of humidifier

Cool mist

Cool mist, warm mist

Cool mist

Cool mist

Cool mist

Moisture output per 24h (Gallons/liters)

3.17 / 12

3.5 / 13.2

3 / 11.3

2.5 / 9.5

3 / 11.4

Tank size (gallons/liters)

1.85 / 7

1.75 / 6.6

3 / 11.3

1.19 /  4.5

3 / 11.4

Run time per tank

14 hours

12 hours

24 hours

 11 hours

24 hours

Removable tank

Water refill indicator

Humidistat

Humidity range

30% – 70%

30% – 80%

30% – 80%

Humidity display

Mist output control

Control type

Electronic

Electronic

Manual

Electronic

Electronic

Programmable timer

Automatic safety shutoff

Carrying handle

Casters

Remote control

Filters

Filter price

$40

Filter cleaning and (or) replace

Replace seasonally

Germ protection

Demineralization cartridge

Yes

Noise level

44dB

25dB

Nearly silent, max 25dB

Nearly silent

24-45dB

Energy usage (max)

17W

125W

45W

35W

8W

Voltage

120V

120V

120V

120V

120V

Size (inches / centimeters)

Height: 17.7 / 45

Width:  13.4 / 34

Depth:  13.4 / 34

Height: 14 / 35.5

Width:  9.5 / 24

Depth:  11 / 28

Height: 12.2 / 31

Width:  10.3 / 26

Depth:  9.5 / 24

Height: 43.5 / 110.5

Width:  8.9 / 22.5

Depth:  8.9 / 22.5

Height: 11.8 / 30

Width:  11.8 / 30

Depth: 13 / 33

Weight (pounds / kg)

15.4 / 7

8.8 / 4

6.6 / 3

6.3 / 2.9

8.5 / 3.9

Warranty

2 year limited

3 year limted

3 year limited

1 year limited

2 year limited

Pros

+Stylish, well made

+A combined HEPA/carbon filter

+CleanCel antibacterial discs

+Plasmawave technology on/off

+LED display, humididstat, refill indicator, mist output
control, timer, auto mode, sleep mode

+Control panel lock

+Energy efficient

+Easy water refill

+Modern design

+Warm and cool mist

+Water refill indicator

+Humidistat, humidity display

+Mist output control

+Timer

+Dimmer control

+Auto mode, sleep mode

+Cleaning indicator

+Hydro cell, demineralization cartridge

+Rotating mist outlet

+Brush

+ Modern, sleek design

+ Low water indicator

+ Mist control, humidistat

+ Large water tank

+ High moisture output

+ Very quiet

+ Silver stick,
demineralization cartridge

+ Brush

+Sleek vase design, beautiful

+Adjustable height

+8 mist output settings

+Low water indicator

+Memory function

+Remote control

+Demineralization cartridge

+Humidifies and purifies air

+ No filters

+ Low water indicator

+ Uses only 8W energy

+ Any water type can be used

+ Large tank size

+ German quality

Cons

Have to replace HEPA/carbon filter annually

Could be more fan speeds

Requires to change water daily

The Warm mist is more like a lukewarm

Have to set new settings every time after refill

Have to replace demineralization cartridge and hydro cell regularly

Have to replace demineralization cartridge and silver stick regularly

The filling process could be easier

The base has no grips

Low water indicator may come on when still has water

Controlling the unit without the remote takes much longer

The adjustable pieces have to push firmly

Accessories are sold separately

Quite expensive

Need to buy Venta water treatment additive

Overall Rating (max 5)

4.2 Stars4.2 / 5

4.55 Stars4.55 / 5

4.7 Stars4.7 / 5

4.57 Stars4.57 / 5

4.3 Stars4.3 / 5

15% Price/performance

4 Stars4 / 5

4.5 Stars4.5 / 5

4.5 Stars4.5 / 5

4.5 Stars4.5 / 5

3.5 Stars3.5 / 5

5% Design

4 Stars4 / 5

4 Stars4 / 5

4 Stars4 / 5

5 Stars5 / 5

4 Stars4 / 5

35% Performance

4.5 Stars4.5 / 5

5 Stars5 / 5

5 Stars5 / 5

4.5 Stars4.5 / 5

5 Stars5 / 5

15% Features

4.5 Stars4.5 / 5

4.5 Stars4.5 / 5

4.5 Stars4.5 / 5

4.5 Stars4.5 / 5

3.5 Stars3.5 / 5

10% Noise level

4 Stars4 / 5

4.5 Stars4.5 / 5

5 Stars5 / 5

5 Stars5 / 5

4 Stars4 / 5

20% Maintenance & Upkeep

3.5 Stars3.5 / 5

4 Stars4 / 5

4.5 Stars4.5 / 5

4.5 Stars4.5 / 5

4.5 Stars4.5 / 5

Conclusions, recommendations

IndoorBreathing choice 

 


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Winix AW600 is stylish, well made. It has a combined HEPA/carbon filter, CleanCel antibacterial discs, Plasmawave technology on/off, LED display, humidistat, refill indicator, mist output control, timer, auto mode, sleep mode, control panel lock. Energy efficient. Easy water refill.

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Boneco logo

Air-O-Swiss U650 has a modern design, warm and cool mist, water refill indicator, humidistat, humidity display, mist output control, timer, dimmer control, auto mode, sleep mode, cleaning indicator, hydro cell, a demineralization cartridge, rotating mist outlet, brush.

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Boneco logo

Air-O-Swiss 7145 has a modern, sleek design, low water indicator, mist control, humidistat, large water tank. High moisture output, very quiet, a silver stick, a demineralization cartridge, brush.

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Luma Comfort logo

Luma Comfort HC12 has a sleek vase design, beautiful, adjustable height, 8 mist output settings, low water indicator, memory function, remote control, demineralization cartridge.

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Venta logo

Venta LW25 humidifies and purifies an air with no filters. It uses only 8W power. Can be used any type of water, large tank size. German quality.

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