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Keystone KSTAD70C 70-Pint Dehumidifier Quick Review

The "newer" version as many would address it. Keystone KSTAD70C 70-Pint dehumidifier is an updated model to the previous KSTAD70B that we had reviewed. Holding the same specification and value as other Keystone models, is there any reason for the lower price tag? How is the dependability of the dehumidifier? Why should you pick this over the other more established brands? Find out in our Keystone 70-Pint review below.
MRSP/ RSP**
± 229.99 p
 Online price*
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** MRSP (Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price)/ RSP (Retail selling price) is provided by cleanairprice.com. Accurate at the time of posting.
^ Annual filter cost is calculated based on filter price and 12 hours of usage. Pricing could vary depending on air quality, usage frequency, and speed.

Keystone KSTAD70C 70-pint Specification

ProductKeystone KSTAD70C 70-pint
Dimension
15.4 x 23.2 x 10.8 in
(39.1 x 58.9 x 27.4 cm)
Weight40 lb (18.1 kg)
Fanspeed2
Coverage (up to)4500 sq. ft. (418 m2)
Airflow speed
Capacity45 Pint (70 Pint 2012 DOE)
Water tank1.6 gallon (12.8 pints)
Noise level
Power consumption720 W
Timer/ Scheduler24-hour
FilterYes
Auto shut offYES
Continuous pumpVARY
Gravity drainageYES
DefrostYES
CastersYES
More color optionsYES
Wi-Fi/ BTBluetooth
ENERGY STARYES
Remote control
Child lock
Warranty1 year
Email/ Phone supportYES

Highlights

  • 2 speed (Normal, Turbo) plus Auto defrost
  • Digital Humidistat Display
  • Auto-restart
  • Continuous draining option
  • Easy-cleaning dust filter with a clean-filter alert
  • 12.8 pint with transparent water level indicator and full bucket alert
  • 24-hour timer
  • Rolling casters

Usability

Pros

  • Cost less than 200 with a continuous draining option, auto-restart, and washable filter.
  • Tested and proven to remove up to 70 pints of moisture from the air per day.
  • Simple yet straight forward to use.
  • Dedicated and sensitive auto-defrost function that works like a charm.

Cons

  • Bucket is tricky to empty and reinsert back.
  • Hose attachment outlet is not very well connected.
Keystone KSTAD70C 70-Pint Dehumidifier

Kingston Kay

Growing up in New Orleans; one of the highest relative humidity in the United States, Kingston Kay knows a thing or two about humidity. Besides reviewing dehumidifiers for living, you will find him gyming in the basement.

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