Price $240.00

Though it's a top performer, this model's fan runs continuously until its internal bucket is full, adding to its noise and about a 50 to 60 watt ncrease in energy consumption when set on high speed. 

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About

The Danby DDR60A3GP is part of the Dehumidifier test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, Dehumidifier models like the DDR60A3GP are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.

Water removal: Water removal measures pints per day removed under 80º F and 60 percent relative humidity as well as 70º F and 70 percent relative humidity. Models closest to claimed removal scored higher.

Humidistat accuracy: Humidistat accuracy is how closely humidistats came to keeping the humidity levels we set for them in our test chamber.

Energy efficiency: Energy efficiency measures kWh needed to remove a pint of water from the air; the fewer the kilowatts, the higher the score.

Specs

Claimed pts/day Claimed pts/day Claimed pints/day are per manufacturers, at 80º F and 60 percent relative humidity. Price is approximate retail.
60
Digital display Digital display Digital humidity displays are another feature on most.
Yes
Frost control Frost control Most new dehumidifiers shut off their compressor if there is frost on the coils, which prevents models from wasting energy by running without dehumidifying.
Yes
Auto re-start Auto re-start Automatically turns the dehumidifier back on to its prior settings after a power failure.
Yes
Continuous fan Continuous fan Some models have fans that stay on even when the compressor turns off. The only time the fan stops is when the water collection bin fills up.
Yes
Pump Pump Used to expel water to elevated drainage location.
Yes
Alert for filter cleaning Alert for filter cleaning Unit has a filter cleaning indicator to remind you when the filter needs to be cleaned.
No
Remote control Remote control A remote control allows for control of the dehumidifier from a distance.
Yes
Timer Timer Allows you to program when a dehumidifier turns on and/or off. Most models can be set for on and off, some only for off.
Yes
Drain hose included Drain hose included Some models include a drain hose to be used when the dehumidifier is set up for continuous draining.
Yes

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