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Honeywell RTH9590WF Thermostat

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Ratings Scorecard

Test Results

Manual operation

Manual operation

The ease of manually controlling the thermostat's temperature set-point, heating/cooling schedule, home/away and vacation features - when they are available.

 /  5
Programming

Programming

The ease of creating a heating and cooling schedule considering, navigational, contextual and informational elements that make programming easier, and the number of steps.

 /  5
Display

Display

The ease of reading the display considering, character size, spacing, layout and contrast.

 /  5
Ease of setup

Ease of setup

The ease of configuring the device once it has been installed considering, number of steps and on-screen instruction.

 /  5
Ease of use

Ease of use

Denotes ease of setup and making routine adjustments and changes to setback programs, including overrides.

 /  5
Ease of remote access

Ease of remote access

Denotes ease of setup for WiFi or other types of remote access.

 /  5

About

The Honeywell RTH9590WF is part of the Thermostats test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, Programmable Thermostats models like the RTH9590WF are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.

Manual operation The ease of manually controlling the thermostat's temperature set-point, heating/cooling schedule, home/away and vacation features - when they are available.

Programming The ease of creating a heating and cooling schedule considering, navigational, contextual and informational elements that make programming easier, and the number of steps.

Display The ease of reading the display considering, character size, spacing, layout and contrast.

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