The DeLonghi DEM10 Dehumidifier uses 190 watts of power on an hourly basis. This level of electricity use ranks average among dehumidifiers of similar sizes.
The DeLonghi DEM10 Dehumidifier features an adjustable humidistat to control the amount of humidity in the air. It automatically turns off and on to maintain the desired level. The included air filter can be cleaned and reused to keep the unit in proper working order. The DEM10 Dehumidifier takes up about one square foot of space and is lightweight for easy transport.
Reviewers list two disadvantages for the unit, which include a small water collection bucket and its ineffectiveness in extremely cold areas, such as garages.