If you are on a tight budget, Urpower MH501 Humidifier is a perfect fit for you. It is between entry and mid-level humidifier that is a mixture of cheap industrial design and great powerful features.
This humidifier is not ETL-approved but it is a self-reading function which means it shuts-off automatically when water runs out or when the electrostatic entropy builds up. Urpower MH501 is easy to use and operate. It only has a single button to press for it to work and provide you normal levels of humidity.
This humidifier is small enough to be placed anywhere you wish to. It comes with 14” in height and 8.26” in width. Its color is black matte which could match any of your interior furniture and does not draw too much attention.
During nighttime, Urpower has a glowing light that provides intimate, familiar and homey feeling.
Work Flow and Capacity
Urpower MH501 Humidifier is a 5L capacity in size and could run up to 17 hours of producing mist. If your place has dry climate, this humidifier will produce a mist that will give you a feeling of freshness and provides you a well ventilated air. Moreover, during summertime, this humidifier releases cool mist that one would surely enjoy a comfortable experience.
For this humidifier to work at its utmost function, you will need to ensure that you do not fill this humidifier fully up to its brim and It is highly suggested for you to fill it up only up to its base level. Urpower MH501 has three mist dispersion modes and these modes could be regulated according to your preferred mist production. You could increase or decrease the thickness of mist and preferred vaporization output anytime you wish to and it will keep producing moisture at an alternating levels.
Urpower MH501 Humidifier does not come with a humidistat that assist with the hygrometric quantification but it has an automatic shutoff mechanism that will automatically turn-off whenever it runs out of water. With this, you will not have to worry about short-circuit. Furthermore, this device is also condensation-free which means you will not have to mop your floor from any water leaks.
Disadvantages of Urpower MH501 Humidifier
This device’s flask and reservoir are made of polymer. This means you will need to ensure extra shutting off of the device and leakages are always a possibility. Moreover, based on scientific studies, semisynthetic fabrics and inhaling distillate formation of water could be harmful.
On the other hand, Urpower is BPA-free which is a feature that ensures it removes any resins or any flammable substance. However, due to its plastic design, some reviews disagree with this claim. Another disadvantage of this humidifier model is its narrow-necked nozzle which makes it more difficult to refill as you will need to hold the reservoir at a certain angle.
Urpower MH501 Features
The Urpower MH501 comes with a large water tank capacity of 5L and is easy to operate as well. It also has a sleep mode and has safety features such as anti-short circuit feature.
This small-sized and compact humidifier, Urpower is a device that is not complicated. It is easy to use and operate. It provides smoky and misty feeling and it could alternate between heat and cold that is very perfect for any tight shut room. Its mist is also visible unlike other humidifiers. This ensures its users that it is working perfectly, efficiently and effectively.
This humidifier is not a purifier and works as humidifier only. This means it humidifies the air and does not cleanse it. Though, it has a sterilizing feature, it is not of a therapeutic grade which purifiers usually are. Hence and with this said, Urpower only provides moisture that neutralizes the humidity level of a room or space.
Recommendation-wise, we would give this product a grade of 7 as it is great and works well as a humidifier. Though it is plain and minimalistic, it is effective in its performance. If you are looking for a humidifier that provides mist that will dampen the air, Urpower MH501 is the perfect device