Seeing how not everyone has a central air conditioning system, a reliable fan of any kind should definitely be desired. While tower and industrial fans are by far the most powerful on the market nowadays, not everyone can afford the comfort of taking a large fan with them wherever it is needed. In this respect, portable fans are a more desirable alternative, mainly due to how lightweight and small they are.
It’s true that they don’t really have the strength of larger fans, but they can very well ensure the cooling a single person requires. So without further ado, let us find out what are the ten best portable fans money can buy.
Best Portable Fans 2017
10Travelon 3 – Speed Personal Folding Fan
This compact 3-speed portable fan is perfect for anyone doing a fair share of traveling. The reason we say this is because it is small enough to fit into any luggage when traveling, without creating any sort of discomfort for you along the way. Also interesting is the fact that it enjoys a folding design that enables you to easily fit it into almost any bag, a folding design that also allows you to wear it around the neck if needed.
9VersionTech Multipurpose Collapsible Portable Fan
Not only is this highly portable fan small but it is also surprisingly powerful given its size. For instance, it can either be used as a desktop air fan or as a handheld fan according to your individual needs. Made of high-quality ABS, this fan enjoys a solid, pressure-resistant construction that enables you to apply it to your car’s dashboard or your umbrella at any given point without using any additional tools.
8Honeywell HTF090B Turbo on the Go Personal Fan
Although this particular fan only operates one-speed setting, the strength of its motor is good enough to provide adequate cooling for a single person without any issues to speak of. At the same time, this ingenious fan can be powered through a USB connector if needed, or by using 4 AA batteries depending on your needs. Not only that but it also features a carrying/hanging handle that will prove useful in the long run.
7DLX Necklace Fan DSP
Like the name suggests, this interesting, highly portable fan can be worn around the neck, cooling you down at close range. Thanks to its high portability, it can be used at work, at home, when camping, when doing work around the house, or even when you’re out at the beach. One of the reasons why it enjoys such a good portability factor is the fact that it barely makes any noise to speak of when operating at full speed.
6Portable Fan Dizaul Mini USB Rechargeable Fan
Thanks to its 2,600 mAh power bank, this ingenious fan from Dizaul can work with digital cameras, tablets, mp3 players, iPhones, iPads, or Android smartphones without any limitations whatsoever. At the same time, it comes with a bright white LED light on the side for illumination purposes, brushless motor industrial grade fans, 3-speed operation functions, a car charger / 5V DC wall charger, and a few other equally useful features.
5Bengoo Portable Fan USB Mini Desktop Desk Table Electric Rechargeable Fan
This professional portable mini-fan enjoys a simple yet firm structure aimed at boosting its durability. It also features LED lighting to inform you of its operational status, along with a 3-gear speed functionality intended to provide maximum airflow for its size. Interestingly enough, this fan features a rechargeable battery that you can charge via USB, a battery that will last you between 2 and 6 hours depending on the speed of the fan.
4O2COOL 10-inch Portable Fan with AC Adapter
Thanks to its Dual power sources, this particular fan from O2COOL guarantees up to 40 hours of uninterrupted battery life. It does so thanks to 6 D-Cell batteries which depending on the speed of the fan can last you almost two whole days. Alternatively, the fan comes with an AC adapter that allows you to use it as a tabletop fan. Furthermore, the fan benefits from a convenient built-in handle for ergonomic purposes.
3Honeywell HT-908 Turbo Force Room Air Circulator
What makes this ingenious fan from Honeywell stand out is its extremely quiet operation, a quietness it owes to its specially designed fan blades. At the same time, this 3-speed portable fan can save you at least twenty percent on an energy bill when used with an A/C unit, thanks mainly to its high-end engineering. More so, we should point out that it comes with a removable grill that makes it very easy to clean.
2Sky Genius Battery Operated Clip On Fan
This compact yet powerful desk fan from Sky Genius is one of the best money can buy and we’ll tell you why. First of all, it benefits from a unique design that allows you to easily change its position around the house when needed. Second of all, it has a very powerful motor which generates wind speeds of up to 75 ft/s, doing so without making too much noise in the process. Thirdly, this ergonomic fan features a rechargeable battery that you can charge via USB, a battery guaranteed to last you at least 3-4 hours depending on the speed.
1Honeywell HT-900 TurboForce Air Circulator Fan
This aerodynamic TurboForce fan is designed to provide maximum air movement without using too much power. Not only that but it is also about 25 percent quieter than most portable fans in its class. Also worth mentioning is the fact that it has a mobile head that can pivot 90 degrees, which when combined with its 3-speed, 7-inch blade fan make it one of the most capable fans on the market today.