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Sunpentown SD-65E Energy Star 65-Pint Dehumidifier Review

The Sunpentown Dehumidifier SD-65E Energy Star 65-Pint is a quiet dehumidifier designed to dehumidify most rooms and small basements up to 500 square feet in size. This makes it suitable for most rooms in your home as well as an office. It is reported to be capable of removing moisture and getting rid of the musty smell caused by dampness.

Sunpentown Dehumidifier SD-65E – Overview

  1. Size and dimensions: 12-3/5 by 15-1/2 by 24-1/2 inches
  2. Shipping weight is 53 pounds
  3. Has 2 fan settings along with touch electronic control panel and a washable air filter
  4. Automatically shuts on and off ; auto shut off light – Automatic shut off when 10 liter bucket fills
  5. 65 pint daily moisture removal; suitable for rooms up to 500 square feet in size
  6. Capable of continuous drain operation
  7. Energy Star Complaint
  8. Machine is portable coming with wheels for easy movement
  9. one-year limited warranty

Dehumidifying With the Sunpentown Dehumidifier SD-65E Energy Star 65-Pint

Sunpentown Dehumidifier SD-65Efits well into most rooms preferably 500 square feet or less. Users cite the ease of setup, being a quiet dehumidifier and the efficiency of the Sunpentown Dehumidifier as a big plus. The continuous humidity level readout on the display panel of current room humidity makes it easy to keep track of humidity levels at all times.

In this day and age energy efficiency is important. The Sunpentown Dehumidifier has an Energy Star rating, meeting rigid energy-efficiency guidelines established by the EPA and U.S. Department of Energy. Products with the energy star rating are able to reduce the cost of use substantially.

This unit has two fan speeds normal and turbo speed. A few users have noted that on turbo spend (the defrost mode) the Supentown Dehumidifier creates a bit more noise than when at the normal speed

Although this unit is capable of continuous feed into a drain you can also choose to empty water manually. Manually emptying the buckets which come with internal handles is an easy process. Some users have mentioned that they would prefer that the bottom of the bucket be flat making it easier to sit bucket on a flat surface.


Users give high ratings to this dehumidifier for its ability to rather quickly reduce high moisture levels that affect allergies, cause mold growth, and cause other damage to your health and home. It received high marks for reducing condensation on windows.

In addition to very high ratings for its ability to dehumidify users like the fact that this unit is light and easy to move from place to place

Users also appreciated the instructions given by the manufacturer of Sunpentown dehumidifier that suggest users allow the dehumidifier to sit upright for 24 hours after setup before turning it on. This allows the coolant to settle properly and helps extend the life of the dehumidifier. This is something that may not be made clear by other manufacturers of dehumidifiers but is a good thing to know.

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