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Vornado Flippi V6 Personal Air Circulator Fan Black

Last Updated: March 14, 2019 (Refresh Now)
8.0
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Review Summary - 925 recent, verified reviews

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Size
 227
fan, desk, size, compact, desk at work
+93%
-7%
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" ...  Plus it’s great for travel and light weight.  ...  "
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" ...  This little thing is perfect for my desk.  ...  "
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" ...  Doesn’t take up much room and it’s the perfect size for my desk!  ...  "
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" ...  Small but works great.  ...  "
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" ...  It’s very quiet, perfect for my desk!  ...  "
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" ...  Have this on my desk at work! ... Pretty strong for its size.  ...  "
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" ...  This fan is PERFECT PERFECT PERFECT for my desk at work.  ...  "
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" ...  Great for your desk  ...  "
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Sound Quality
 122
noise, fan, air, white noise, noisy
+76%
-24%
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" ...  Stylish, quiet, easily adjusts to every angle and direction, wonderful warm soothing sound at bedside as white noise.  ...  "
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" ...  Keep in mind this is a tiny, quiet fan, so it isn't going to blast you with air if that's what you're looking for.  ...  "
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" ...  My husband is really sensitive to noise so i always have to find fans that are quiet. ... I also love how when it's not in use, you can swivel it down so it looks like a speaker or something instead of a fan.  ...  "
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" ...  I use it on my bedside table for the noise and it is perfect and super cute!  ...  "
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" ...  It has two speeds which one is low but still powerful and almost soundless while the other is more powerful and is louder.  ...  "
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" ...  The low setting is very quiet you can barely hear it.  ...  "
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" ...  I love the power and the sound is very relaxing.  ...  "
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" ...  So cute and works perfectly and quiet too.  ...  "
Overall performance
 78
fan, low, two speeds, 2 speeds, quiet
+90%
-10%
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" ...  Have had this running almost 247 since new and it's running nice and smooth.  ...  "
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" ...  Quite on the lowest speed, but then it moves a tiny amount of air. ... Noticeable sound a high speed but then it only moves slightly more air than on low speed.  ...  "
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" ...  It has two speeds that are quiet and work well for desks!  ...  "
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" ...  Works well the only thing is it only has two-speed settings which I would prefer three like a standard fan!  ...  "
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" ...  It has two speeds and an adjustable fan direction.  ...  "
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" ...  This fan has exceeded my expectations!  ...  "
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" ...  I have this fan in my lap right now.  ...  "
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" ...  I wish it had a higher setting than what it gives, but overall it does the job.  ...  "
Capacity
 76
air, bathroom, office, desk, small
+93%
-7%
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" ...  I really like these Vornado Flippi fans and have bought several for use around the house.  ...  "
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" ...  I can feel it on my face, when its about 2.5 ft. away.  ...  "
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" ...  Perfect size for a bedroom to circulate the air. ... A must have in the spring and summer before you kick on the ac or have a stuffy room.  ...  "
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" ...  Perfect for my small galley kitchen  ...  "
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" ...  small quiet powerful.  ...  "
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" ...  Very compact for small spaces.  ...  "
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" ...  My good friend bought me one for my desk and I loved it so much I bought one for the house!  ...  "
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" ...  Works in my bathroom to help circulate air.  ...  "
Cooling
 73
cool, quiet, air flow, cools, cooling
+92%
-8%
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" ...  I also bought one for my office for the white noise & air circulation.  ...  "
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" ...  Smaller than I thought, but it has a nice air flow.  ...  "
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" ...  just enough air circulation.  ...  "
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" ...  A must have in the spring and summer before you kick on the ac or have a stuffy room.  ...  "
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" ...  This wonderful little fan keeps me cool on the really hot days we get - plus I sit right by a window so it's nice to have it available when necessary.  ...  "
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" ...  It's small, quiet, and keeps me cool at my desk.  ...  "
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" ...  Works in my bathroom to help circulate air.  ...  "
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" ...  Fan is cute and matched my decor, but the fan is not very powerful at all.  ...  "
Volume
 70
fan, quiet, high, air, setting
+41%
-59%
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" ...  Only downside is that the high setting (1 of 2) is super loud and I can't use it during the day.  ...  "
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" ...  I bought it to move some air around in a small room but it's just not powerful enough.  ...  "
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" ...  Very loud, especially when placed on high. ... Would expect it to blow more air with how loud it is.  ...  "
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" ...  • The motor isn't loud enough to be distracting.  ...  "
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" ...  Started loud buzzing then died after two months.  ...  "
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" ...  I've been using this fan on low for less than a week and it's already making a loud clicking sound.  ...  "
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" ...  Way over-priced for the volume of air.  ...  "
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" ...  At level 1, it is very quite, and it is bit noisy at level 2.  ...  "
Design
 60
cute, design, fan, sleek, look
+93%
-7%
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" ...  I like the sleek look.  ...  "
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" ...  It would be a really cute small modern design desk fan if it worked.  ...  "
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" ...  Super cute, too.  ...  "
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" ...  Nice because it's inconspicuous in size, color, and design.  ...  "
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" ...  And, it looks nice.  ...  "
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" ...  Small but powerful -- and nice-looking  ...  "
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" ...  Cute design, very very small  ...  "
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" ...  The style of the fan is cute and the color looks really good too!  ...  "
Product Reliability
 44
year, years, lasted, defective, working
+57%
-43%
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" ...  I have had mine now for 7 years and it is like brand new still.  ...  "
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" ...  i've been using it for a few days now, and i have no major complaints so far.  ...  "
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" ...  Dependable and sufficient.  ...  "
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" ...  First one purchased a year ago and now 2 more.  ...  "
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" ...  Its quiet and reliable.  ...  "
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" ...  Second one of these in 6 years.  ...  "
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" ...  They've improved the design from about 6 or 7 years ago when I bought one for my work office (and which I gifted to someone there when I left that job) -- it's quieter and a bit more compact.  ...  "
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" ...  Status: Its has been 3 months since purchase and the fan still works  ...  "
Color
 42
fan, cute, colors, love the color, turquoise
+100%
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" ...  It takes up hardly any space, is small and compact and available in some really nice colors.  ...  "
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" ...  The setting levels are great and the pop of color fits right in.  ...  "
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" ...  I love te color options and I can’t get over how cute it is.  ...  "
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" ...  I really liked the reviews and the style plus colors you could choose from on this fan. ... The black fan was $5.00 less but so happy I paid the little extra for the pretty color.  ...  "
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" ...  Nice because it's inconspicuous in size, color, and design.  ...  "
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" ...  Perfect little fan for my nightstand, and available in the perfect color for me.  ...  "
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" ...  I was looking for white, but the aqua color of this one is fun.  ...  "
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" ...  It's a neat retro color which I like.  ...  "
Build Quality
 32
fan, feels, well made, plastic, small
+78%
-22%
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" ...  Build quality is good, not great.  ...  "
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" ...  The fan itself appears to be sturdy and well-made.  ...  "
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" ...  Love that it’s small & durable.  ...  "
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" ...  Strong and solid EXTREMELY LITTLE fan.  ...  "
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" ...  It is compact, built sturdy.  ...  "
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" ...  Supper tough dropped it 3 times didn’t break.  ...  "
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" ...  Purchased for daughter to take to dorm in the fall.  ...  "
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" ...  It's a thin line.  ...  "
Storage
 31
air, fan, much space, small, desk
+94%
-6%
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" ...  Just enough to improve the air circulation in my personal space.  ...  "
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" ...  Convenient, doesn't take much space on my office desk, nice and quiet and hides out of sight when you don't need it on just by flipping it closed.  ...  "
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" ...  It circulates the air really well in its little space.  ...  "
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" ...  It's a personal fan for a desktop or small space.  ...  "
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" ...  I wanted a fan for my night stand that would occupy less space than my previous one. ... It saves me so much table space.  ...  "
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" ...  Tiny, cute, good for small space, decent air flow  ...  "
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" ...  It is small enough that it does not take up too much space and it is quiet enough that it doesn't bother any of my coworkers.  ...  "
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" ...  This is a great fan for a desk or any small space.  ...  "
Fit
 27
fan, fit, desk, fits perfectly, small enough
+81%
-19%
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" ...  I use this fan at my office and it fits perfect on my dest without being in the way.  ...  "
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" ...  I bought it for my desk at work & it fits perfectly.  ...  "
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" ...  This little 'cutie' fits on almost everything and everywhere there is a plug in.  ...  "
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" ...  This fan is perfect when performing peels on clients, they can easily hold it.  ...  "
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" ...  Nice small fan, we use it on our night stand on hot days, and it's small enough to fit and looks nice too.  ...  "
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" ...  Still works amazing and I love how it swivels and tilts so it can be in the right position.  ...  "
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" ...  5 Stars: Works exactly as advertised, fit/finish are what you'd expect when purchasing this type of product AND it is a good value  ...  "
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" ...  I work at a desk so airflow is all around me and fits well along with my computer and other items.  ...  "
Ease of Use
 23
easy, setting, easy to use, turn, small
+91%
-9%
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" ...  It feels more like a light breeze.  ...  "
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" ...  The other setting is great and breezy.  ...  "
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" ...  Small, easy to use, has two modes of power.  ...  "
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" ...  It is perfect size and gives me enough of a refreshing breeze.  ...  "
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" ...  Can be pointed in different directions.  ...  "
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" ...  It is pretty quiet for a fan, easy to use, and small enough to not clutter up my desk at work.  ...  "
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" ...  Although it is not the oscillating model, it still puts out a great steam of air and is durable and works great.  ...  "
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" ...  The breeze is light, but effective.  ...  "
Price
 22
money, worth, fan, waste of money, save
+64%
-36%
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" ...  Overall not bad for the price but I'm sure there's something stronger and quieter on high for just a little more money.  ...  "
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" ...  Definitely worth it.  ...  "
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" ...  For the price this is so worth it!  ...  "
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" ...  A great little air mover at a throw away price.  ...  "
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" ...  All in all, good product for the price.  ...  "
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" ...  Very reasonable cost.  ...  "
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" ...  For the price you cannot go wrong.  ...  "
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" ...  Great product and price!  ...  "
Comfort
 21
turn, fan, cool, breeze, moves
+67%
-33%
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" ...  While unobtrusive and relatively cute, is very difficult to operate with one hand.  ...  "
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" ...  Purchased for daughter to take to dorm in the fall.  ...  "
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" ...  The fact that I can adjust the angle is a big plus.  ...  "
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" ...  It's nice and well made but, feels kind of cheap and overly "plastic-y".  ...  "
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" ...  Also being able to pivot the head down and up really helps point the airflow properly.  ...  "
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" ...  It's a tiny fan, but it moves the air enough that it makes my stuffy office a lot more comfortable.  ...  "
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" ...  It's adjustable as to direction, so I can aim it right at my face, and a cool gentle breeze sees me through getting dressed.  ...  "
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" ...  it's quiet and creates that cool breeze that helps me fall asleep.  ...  "
Sleep Tracking
 20
noise, fan, white noise, night, husband
+100%
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" ...  I travel with this in my suitcase because I like a light breeze as I sleep.  ...  "
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" ...  I bought this fan for my bedside table as I sleep hot and my husband does not.  ...  "
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" ...  Pretty quiet, can keep it on during the summer and enjoy the breeze, not totally quiet enough to sleep but than again what is, I am a sensitive sleeper.  ...  "
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" ...  The color is awesome and it helps me sleep.  ...  "
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" ...  I like to have a fan going when I sleep at night.  ...  "
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" ...  The unanticipated gain is white noise which further insured a delicious nights sleep.  ...  "
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" ...  Love it use it everyday, nice to have on in the background or when I sleep  ...  "
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" ...  Perfect for sleep :)  ...  "
For Travel
 16
travel, fan, take, trips, white
+94%
-6%
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" ...  Plan on using when we travel.  ...  "
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" ...  And, I could take it traveling easily as it's so compact and lightweight.  ...  "
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" ...  I take it with me when traveling.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to fold to carry in luggage when traveling.  ...  "
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" ...  Nice little fan for travel.  ...  "
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" ...  This will make a great travel fan.  ...  "
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" ...  Perfect for traveling.  ...  "
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" ...  It's perfect for traveling with.  ...  "
Returns
 15
back, returned, box, unfortunately, sent
+7%
-93%
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" ...  Had to return mine.  ...  "
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" ...  Hopefully, Amazon will refund me upon return of unit.  ...  "
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" ...  And REALLY annoying, I have to pay over 25% of the purchase price to return it!  ...  "
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" ...  I had confidence in the vornado brand so I tore open the box and now I have no box to return this crap.  ...  "
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" ...  I returned the first one for this reason and sent an explanation. ... The replacement has the same issue.  ...  "
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" ...  Now too late to return it.  ...  "
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" ...  returned right away!  ...  "
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" ...  I opened the box to test after 30 days, hence can't return this anymore.  ...  "
For Running
 10
keep, treadmill, straight, hot, fan
+80%
-20%
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" ...  Have had this running almost 247 since new and it's running nice and smooth.  ...  "
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" ...  It’s compact, yet it is powerful enough to keep me cool while on the treadmill.  ...  "
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" ...  Use this to keep the air moving when exercising indoors on a stationary bike.  ...  "
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" ...  I use this fan on my treadmill.  ...  "
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" ...  I have three of these, and one has been running for a year and a half straight.  ...  "
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" ...  I get super hot after riding my bike to work, this thing helps me cool off quickly and doesn't disturb my coworkers that sit near me.  ...  "
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" ...  It is good for directing air straight at you at a hot desk, I keep mine running pretty much at all times because it is super hot by my desk and this is the one source of relief I have.  ...  "
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" ...  Still running strong!  ...  "
Marketplace
 10
picture, slightly, purchased, like, item
+40%
-60%
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" ...  It’s too expensive to box up and shop back to seller.  ...  "
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" ...  This did not live up to the manufacturer description.  ...  "
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" ...  This is the worst thing I have ever purchased on Amazon :(  ...  "
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" ...  Not as pictured.  ...  "
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" ...  I've ordered quite a bit of stuff from Amazon, and I think this is the most worthless item to date I have received.  ...  "
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" ...  Costco has it too but only in blank  ...  "
Drying
 10
hair, makeup, drying, cool, bathroom
+80%
-20%
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" ...  Low speed is perfect for just a slight breeze and if the room is hot the high speed definitely keeps you cool without drying out your eyes.  ...  "
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" ...  Or paint my nails and let them dry in the wind.  ...  "
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" ...  I set mine on the floor and point it up into my bath towel to dry it out.  ...  "
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" ...  I purchased a white one for my makeup area to help dry my liquid eyeliner fast and one for my work does.  ...  "
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" ...  I purchased one of these for my bathroom (keep on my while I'm drying my hair, help dry makeup primer, etc) and it works exceptionally well.  ...  "
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" ...  PRetty powerful that I have to use the lowest setting or else my eyes would get intensely dry.  ...  "
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" ...  I use it on my makeup vanity to keep cool while drying my hair.  ...  "
Cables
 8
long, outlet, way, problem, plugging
+75%
-25%
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" ...  This little fan is perfect in every way and has a long electric cord.  ...  "
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" ...  Fun color, great for the office Nice cord length.  ...  "
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" ...  Cord is heavy enough and strain relief effective, so I expect this will last at least for the warranty or longer.  ...  "
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" ...  The cord is pretty long and will reach an outlet no problem.  ...  "
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" ...  and cord is long.  ...  "
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" ...  The cord is plenty long to move it around.  ...  "
Device Compatibility
 8
phone, work, well, really, perfect
+63%
-38%
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" ...  This fan works well on my desktop.  ...  "
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" ...  The size is perfect and sites right next to my computer monitors without really being in the way.  ...  "
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" ...  Perfect fan for my desktop at work.  ...  "
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" ...  I bought mine in black because it blends well with my computer and phone set up.  ...  "
For Kids
 6
daughter, purchased, college, perfect, dorm
+100%
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" ...  This is my favorite toy!!!  ...  "
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" ...  bought this one for my son and he loves it .  ...  "
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" ...  Perfect for my daughter.  ...  "
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" ...  I purchased a black one for my 7 year old son and the pearl color for my 8 year old daughter.  ...  "
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" ...  Purchased for daughter to take to dorm in the fall.  ...  "
As Gift
 6
purchased, bought, one, coworker, fan
+83%
-17%
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" ...  I purchased this as a gift for a coworker who gets hot at work.  ...  "
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" ...  Bought as a gift, recipient loves it.  ...  "
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" ...  Purchased as a gift for my co-worker.  ...  "
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" ...  I liked this fan so much that I purchased one for a gift.  ...  "
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" ...  Bought 2 for Christmas gifts!  ...  "
Ports
 6
plug, powered, power, port, outlet
+50%
-50%
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" ...  Just can't use at work no outlet available.  ...  "
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" ...  Tried plugging it in a different outlet thinking maybe it's the plug that is broken but no.  ...  "
Wash Programs
 5
two, high, low, 2, setting
+80%
-20%
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" ...  It has two settings basically.  ...  "
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" ...  Has 2 perfect settings.  ...  "
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" ...  Has a high setting and lower setting!  ...  "
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" ...  It has two settings.  ...  "
Noise Cancellation
 5
white noise, makes, low, keep, help
+80%
-20%
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" ...  I use the low one when I sleep to help cover up outside noise.  ...  "
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" ...  It’s actually a nice white noise to.  ...  "
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" ...  Perfect amount of white noise.  ...  "
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" ...  It is the perfect level of white noise.  ...  "
Power Consumption
 5
little, noisy
+20%
-80%
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" ...  Way too small not enough power.  ...  "
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" ...  Not much power  ...  "
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" ...  Also it is very noisy for how little power it has.  ...  "
Features
 5
light, thing, use, one, feature
+100%
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" ...  I love how this thing has two functions.  ...  "
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" ...  While it seems to be well made and has attractive features - it doesn't blow hardly an air.  ...  "
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" ...  Small, easy to use, has two modes of power.  ...  "
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" ...  It would be awesome if it had rotation, but it's still great with just the tilting feature.  ...  "
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" ...  The breeze is light, but effective.  ...  "
Cleaning
 5
dust, clean, air, years, lungs
+100%
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" ...  I take it home and I use it as my own personal fan while I’m reading, or if I’m cleaning the room I use it to keep the area cool.  ...  "
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" ...  The first Flippi I used for years and it was still going strong, but 5 years later it had a decent amount of dust accumulate in the back of it, so I decided to order a new one.  ...  "
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" ...  Bought this for my bathroom area for when I'm applying makeup, loved it so much that I bought another one for my desk at work .  ...  "
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" ...  A fan moves air, so a very important aspect of fan design is to be able to easily take it apart for cleaning. ... The only other possible way to clean a fan is vacuuming or using pressurized air - both methods involve extra things you shouldn't need to clean a fan and can kick extra dust into the air, to be inhaled into you and your family members lungs.  ...  "
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" ...  I think the designers had good reasons for the switch (making construction easier and with emphasis on clean design.  ...  "
Battery Life
 5
battery, small, price, operated, one
+60%
-40%
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" ...  This fan meets my needs much better than the battery powered fans.  ...  "
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" ...  Exactly what I was shopping for, a compact fan for a reasonable price, that is not battery-operated.  ...  "
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" ...  3 year on the one at work which I use everyday and this one runs 12 hours every night.  ...  "
Controls
 4
fan, dial, bottom, wheel, turning
+25%
-75%
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" ...  I like it, but hate that the dial to turn it on is located a bit under the casing.  ...  "
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" ...  I checked the fan for a “reset” button .  ...  "
Call quality
 4
work, still, quiet, phone, low
+100%
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" ...  Low speed is quiet enough to not interfere with other sounds like phone calls, the television, etc.  ...  "
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" ...  When on low, it's quiet enough that I can still hear other people talking.  ...  "
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" ...  At my call center job, it worked great to help keep me cool and you could not hear the fan at all over the mic.  ...  "
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" ...  you can definitely hear that it's on .  ...  "
Network
 4
perfect size, desk at work
+100%
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" ...  I feel the fan strength is strong on high and just enough on low.  ...  "
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" ...  it is now in a security locker---about a block from my apartment 8102 .  ...  "
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" ...  Using them to cool off network equipment in a not well ventilated room in the house.  ...  "
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" ...  I bought this for my desk at work and it is the perfect size and strength.  ...  "
Cable Length
 3
cord, outlet, problem, enough
+100%
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" ...  The cord is pretty long and will reach an outlet no problem.  ...  "
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" ...  and cord is long.  ...  "
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" ...  The cord is plenty long to move it around.  ...  "
Product As Described
 3
like, images
+67%
-33%
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" ...  Looks just like picture.  ...  "
Delivery
 3
arrived, vornado, received
+67%
-33%
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" ...  product came on time and very well packed.  ...  "
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" ...  Arrived timely and in fine shape.  ...  "
Speed
 3
quiet
+67%
-33%
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" ...  Compact in size but really cools off my area.  ...  "
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" ...  It’s quiet and seriously cools.  ...  "

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Specifications

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