Stagnant air is what makes humid weather so hard to handle sometimes, like a heavy, unwanted blanket. To kick the air into drive, we ask one of the best fans for help: the Vornado 610DC. It\u2019s designed to draw air in and then blow it out in a way that creates a circulatory current, keeping the entire room cooler than it was.\r\n\r\nWhy We Like It - Vornado 610DC\r\nAn energy efficient option that Vornado fans welcome with open arms. It\u2019s excellent at whole room circulation, which is ideal in humid weather, while using 80% less energy than a comparable fan.\r\n\r\nPerformance\r\nWhat puts this particular Vornado air fan on our list is straightforward: performance and energy efficient. You can feel air moving up to 80 feet. To be fair, that\u2019s 20 feet less than what hte Vornado 660 Large Whole Room Air Circulator Fan puts out, but the 610DC is an energy smart air circulator. By utilizing a brushless DC motor, air circulators like the 610DC benefit from that same signature Vortex technology while using less energy. This is in addition to a variable speed control for nearly infinite airflow possibilities. It can get loud at the highest setting, however.\r\nDesign\r\nThe design of the Vornado 610DC is what grounds it to the floor. Ideally you want to place the fan on one of the walls, facing the room. Unfortunately, since it does cage fan blades, you wouldn\u2019t want a very small child in the same room. Thankfully, it\u2019s a small fan\u20148.7 x 12.1 x 13.7 inches\u2014so it can be moved. To get started, use the precise dial to pick a setting you more desire. Since it has variable speed controls, there\u2019s nearly infinite speed settings to pick from.\r\nValue\r\nWhen you first look at the price tag, it\u2019s natural to question it. Such a small fan for $110? Well, here\u2019s the deal\u2014this fan can handle medium-sized rooms, circulating air and keeping it cool. A Honeywell QuietSet or Lasko T42950 might be half the price, but it blows air around more than it creates a constant circulation. And we can\u2019t forget the money you save from 80% less energy used. It isn\u2019t the steepest price tag we\u2019ve seen, but it is on the higher side and worth every penny.\r\nVornado 610DC Wrap Up\r\nWhen the heat strikes, you\u2019ll want a fan that creates a cool, constantly circulating airflow\u2014not something that blows hot air back in your face. While the Vornado 610DC can be loud at times, and not-so-friendly to little babies, it\u2019s still an amazing fan. It can keep a medium-sized room cool and do it for 80% less energy to a comparable fan.