When air conditioning during the heating season, the humidity in the room does not correspond to the norm of 40–60%. Maintains the desired level of humidity a simple device — a humidifier. The rating selected the best humidifiers up to 10,000 rubles in 2022, which differ in design, color, power, functionality. User reviews and sales data are taken into account.
The Best Traditional Humidifiers
The principle of operation of the models is “cold” evaporation. Water is supplied to the evaporative elements by gravity or by spraying, air is blown by a fan. Evaporators are recommended for rooms with frequent ventilation, for winter greenhouses, gardens.
Laconic design — white box. Dimensions 24x36x24 cm. Liquid tank 4 liters. Water consumption — 240 ml / h. Power consumption — 8 watts. Designed for rooms up to 36 m². Floor model, mains powered. Noise — 34 dB.
Additional functions. Gyrostat. Adjusting the intensity of evaporation by changing the blowing speed. The surface of the tank is covered with an antibacterial layer. Electronic control. It is controlled from a smartphone via Bluetooth / Wi-Fi. Connects to the Smart Home system. Indicators for power on, water level drop and temperature.
The price is 5488 rubles.
- Simple control.
- Convenient filling of water.
- Connection to the «Smart Home» system.
- Electronic level control.
- Value for money, you won’t find anything better for the price.
- Difficulties with adapting the application. We need to expose China.
- A bit noisy.
The best ultrasonic humidifiers
A plate vibrating at a high frequency is used as a working evaporation surface. Water is brought to a state of thick fog, air is passed through it. After humidification, the fan blows it into the room. The main advantage of the models is the rapid restoration of humidity in the room with low power consumption.
Compact — 255x346x188 mm, floor. Light weight — 1.8 kg. Strict design, practical black body color. Power consumption — 25 W at a capacity of 300 ml / h. Service area — up to 25 m². Tank volume — 4 l. Works from a network, admissible duration — 10 h. Management mechanical. Noise — 35 dB.
Additional functions. Humidification intensity adjustment, aromatization, demineralizing cartridge. Low water level indication.
The price is 1550 rubles.
- Inexpensive with the main function of moisturizing.
- Automatic shutdown at low water level.
- The demineralizing cartridge is not included in the kit, there is only a thread on the cover for it.
- 5% of users wrote that the humidifier broke after 2-3 weeks of use.
- The nozzle quickly clogs with a water bubble, the steam supply stops.
The best steam humidifiers
Beurer LB 50
Compact — 280x315x235 mm, weight — 2.8 kg, for floor and desktop installation. Productive — 350 ml / h, serviced area — 50 m², like Electrolux EHU-3310D / 3315D. Consumes 380 watts. The volume of the tank is 5 liters. Mains powered. Classical mechanical control.
Additional functions. Demineralization cartridge, aromatization. Displayed water level indicator.
The price is 5165 rubles.
- Easy to manage.
- Quality manufacturing.
- Automatic shutdown at a lack of liquid.
- The water level is hard to see.
- Consumes more energy than similar ultrasonic models.
- The jet of steam is hot and can burn.
- No gyrostat.
- Aromatization is unimaginative.
See also — Rating of the best humidifiers according to customer reviews
Stadler Form Fred
Futuristic body shape in the form of an alien ship in bright yellow. Dimensions: d -363 mm, h — 267 mm. Weight — 2.9 kg. Energy consumption is 80 W less than the Beurer LB 50, for the same service area of 50 m². The tank is smaller — 3.6 liters. Electronic control. Noise — 33 dB. Ceramic heating element.
Additional functions. Gyrostat, demineralization cartridge, adjustable evaporation rate, On/Off indication.
The price is 8432 rubles.
- Adjustable humidification power.
- Convenient filling.
- Steam immediately comes out sterile, without germs.
- Unusual bright design.
- The escaping steam can burn you, it is heated up to 80 degrees.
- There is no digital indication when adjusting.