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3.9 | 30 Reviews

LG PuriCare™ 50* Pint Dehumidifier

LG UD501KOG5

Features

  • Energy Star® Qualified
  • Dehumidification (Pts/Day) 50*
  • Convenient To Use Water Bucket & Ergonomic Handle
  • Designed With Safety in Mind

Quick Specs

  • Type: 40 Pint & Over Dehumidifier
  • Energy Star Rated: Yes

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Everyday Ease

Finally, a dehumidifier that's effortless for everyday use. The LG Dehumidifier features large, clear displays to easily check and control humidity levels. Maintenance is a no fuss affair with a convenient water bucket and tray handle. It also includes four smooth rolling wheels so it can be moved without breaking a sweat.


Designed with Safety in Mind

Safety is a top priority for LG. That's why the LG Dehumidifier was designed with features to promote safe dehumidification, such as a Safety Standby Mode that prevents overheating, and internal components that are made of thermally resistant materials, such as glass, fiber, and silicon housed in a steel structure.

Features

  • Energy Star® Qualified
  • Dehumidification (Pts/Day) 50*
  • Convenient To Use Water Bucket & Ergonomic Handle
  • Designed With Safety in Mind
  • Full Bucket Indicator with Auto Shut-Off
  • Washable Filter
CAPACITY
Dehumidification (pts/day) 50.0
Power Rating 115V/60Hz
Watts 545.0
Amps 5.0
IEF 1.80
Circuit Size (amps) 10
Compressor Type Rotary
Refrigerant Type R 410
Refrigerant Weight (oz) 6.00
Refrigerant Weight (g) 170
Noise Level (High/Low) @ Average 50/48
FEATURES
LED Display (Set Humidity) Yes
Touch Pad Button Yes
Energy Timer Yes
Auto Restart Yes
Safety Standby Yes
Automatic Humidistat Control Yes
Fan Speed Selection Switch Touch Pad Button
Fan Speed 2
CMM (H/L) 5.5/4.5
CFM (H/L) 194.2/158.9
Fan Type Turbo
Bucket Type Removable
Bucket Loading Direction Side
Bucket Full Indicator Lamp Yes
Bucket Pints 13.3
Automatic Shut-Off System Yes
Automatic Defrost Control Yes
Low Temperature Operation (°F) 41
External Drain Connector Yes
Washable Air Filter Yes
APPEARANCE
Color Black
Easy-Roll Casters Yes
DIMENSIONS & WEIGHTS
Overall Width mm(inches) 427(16.8)
Height 665(26.2)
Depth 321(12.6)
Packing Width mm(inches) 482(19.0)
Packing Height 732(28.8)
Packing Depth 365(14.3)
Approximate Shipping Weight (lbs) 49.2
Approximate Shipping Weight (kg) 22.3
Approximate Net Weight (lbs) 43.9
Approximate Net Weight (kg) 19.9
STUFFING QUANTITY
40Ft High 426
40FT 426
20FT 198
UPC CODES
UPC 048231601009

Quick Specs


  • Appearance

  • Type: 40 Pint & Over Dehumidifier

  • Features

  • Energy Star Rated: Yes

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3.9 out of 5

73% of reviewers recommend this product.

5 Stars

Great features

Farm Boy 2 9/25/2022

Very quiet Works great Features offered are very good compared to other brands. Very easy to set up and use.
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2 Stars

decent features

shadowman 9/23/2022

I bought this online a few months ago....for the first several months had a problem with it leaking from somewhere...never found out where. Well stopped leaking so far and runs just a little on the loud side
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No, I do not recommend this product

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5 Stars

Works great.

LindyJ 9/17/2022

Have been using this every day for about 2 weeks in a very damp finished carpeted basement. Working great to pull out moisture and keeping basement dry. Damp odor gone. Only issue is that I have sometimes had a slightly difficult time removing the full bucket without splashing some water on the floor. Other than that I love this dehumidifier. Not very loud and does not generate as much heat as previous unit. I really need to try to empty it before it gets almost full. But it is a workhorse and Im not complaining.
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Yes, I recommend this product

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5 Stars

Well Designed and Sturdy

Verify 8/16/2022

Most of the case is steel instead of plastic. This is a well-designed and well-built machine. The quality is superior to other brands. It has worked perfectly since I received it. I chose this brand because my LG cell phone was of such high quality that it seemed unbreakable.
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Yes, I recommend this product

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4 Stars

air quality is better

Beverly Lynn 8/1/2022

bought it several month ago and we are pleased with the results
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5 Stars

Easy to understand instructions

50 pint beast 7/10/2022

I received the dehumidifier on June 14th. It has been a very efficient and relatively quite unit.
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Yes, I recommend this product

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1 Stars

Nice Looking but will come apart

LaurLaur 6/22/2022

I purchased this in September 2021. It looked fine when it arrived. After a few months of use the front and back of the cabinet have separated leaving a 1/2 inch gap. The gap is exposing internal electronics - a finger or implement can be inserted into the electrical components posing a danger. Dust or debris can enter it. The top electronics control panel is unstable. Even though under warranty LG will not repair or replace saying this issue is cosmetic. LG DOES NOT STAND BEHIND ITS PRODUCT.
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No, I do not recommend this product

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5 Stars

Dehumidifier

PaulAndre 6/22/2022

I bought it 2 weeks ago and it removed more than 2 Gallons of water everyday since then I did not realized the level of humidity in my house. The bucket is well engineered it is very easy to remove and put back this is a plus when you have to empty the bucket at least twice a day.
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Yes, I recommend this product

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4 Stars

Low power consumption

Grannieannie 1 5/29/2022

I bought this because of its energy efficiency. It uses 535 kwh compared to my older model which used 680. It is also very easy to use and quiet to run. I ca always trust LG. I also have an LG refrigerator and washer and dryer.
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Yes, I recommend this product

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2 Stars

LG YOU HAVE A PROBLEM

Trent Fondy 5/22/2022

Ordered from Home Depot. Sent first one back because housing is split open on side. Received second one and has the same issue . Home Depot has been great at trying to resolve the issue LG HAS NOT
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No, I do not recommend this product

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5 Stars

Does What it Should

Bee144 5/21/2022

Runs great easy to use never any problems. Owned it for 2 years now. Only regret is not spending the extra couple of bucks for the one with Wi-Fi so I could control it from my phone anywhere in the house or while out.
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Yes, I recommend this product

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5 Stars

Works great

Melissa29440 3/9/2022

I love our dehumidifier so much. I cut it on and you can barely hear it running. I would most definitely recommend it to anyone. I just love it.
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2 Stars

Waiting for refund

Cincy11 2/15/2022

I have had for 7 months. Unit stopped collecting water from basement. Waiting for refund
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No, I do not recommend this product

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5 Stars

Great features

Fleur16 1/31/2022

This was easy to set up use. Good looking quiet
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5 Stars

Easy to Use

Barni 1/14/2022

A couple of times when my husband was cooking on the gas stove the light turned from blue to red. So I know it detected odors. We turn it on high when a repairman or someone comes in to help protect from Covid.
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5 Stars

Easy and reliable

David K 471 1/6/2022

Got this in August after our 9 year old Dehumidifier died lost its refrigerant charge Saw many brands and after doing the research determined this might be the best replacement of our 8 year old dehumidifier. It arrived 3 days later and it weighs significantly less than the old one. After it was plugged in and turned on within 3 minutes it was condensating and filled the bucket in 5 hours. So it really works and it fills twice a day. Its quiet in operation and its very effective at humidity removal.
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Yes, I recommend this product

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4 Stars

Good design Great unit

Taichiguy 1/2/2022

Happy with it so far. It is attractive quiet and does the job. I would give it five stars but Ive only had it a month and Im not sure if any problems will crop up. I hope not. If it continues to work the way it does for the next ten years it will warrant five stars.
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5 Stars

Workhorse

Schmo 1/1/2022

This unit is very reliable and efficient. Runs pretty quiet and I have noticed a big difference in the basement as to moisture.
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3 Stars

Flimsy

Coffeebean365 12/29/2021

It was not assembled correctly. It looks like this when I open the box...
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4 Stars

Stylish but a little bit loud. water spills

MayaAT 10/30/2021

Its really stylish. I used to own a fridgidaire dehumidifier which I had no problem dumping out the water. LG bucket is huge so becareful not to spill the water when you remove it from the dehumidifier.
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Yes, I recommend this product

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1 Stars

OliviaL 10/15/2021

I bought this a month ago and you sent defective item and refused to replace it. It wasnt my fault I received defective item. That wasnt We expected for. We were so happy to receive it but We had to wait to open after the mold removal finished at our house. I hate you so much wasting my time trying to call you for the last 5 days. Weve been thought a lot already we dont need this.
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No, I do not recommend this product

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1 Stars

Didnt hold up

Whiz findlay 10/10/2021

We bought this 5 months ago and it stopped working.
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1 Stars

Not worth it

MRutherford 10/9/2021

This dehumidifier did not even last 2 months before it stopped working. After my basement was flooded and I needed it to work it just didnt work. And now Im having a hard time getting my money back Im still waiting for my refund I had to buy something else
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5 Stars

Nice and quiet

Kay77 10/4/2021

Runs great Quiet Removes humidity for sure Very easy to operate. Instructions easy to understand.
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4 Stars

Excellent dehumidifier slight issue

amanishijet 9/1/2021

I bought this a couple of months ago and it has been excellent at removing the moisture from my over 100 year old basement. I would recommend it almost without hesitation. The one hesitation i have is that the hose connector broke for continuous draining. i bought a much less robust plastic hose and have had zero issues as luckily I could connect this to the broken bit where the hose attached previously.
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5 Stars

Great experience so far

Ashtronaut 9/1/2021

Easy to set up.. just plug and play.. working great and I can see it pulling water from the basement .. I can see the difference on n basement air immediately removing water from the bin is easy.. I brought hose to drain the water .. but didnt get time to fix .. will try some time later. Not much noice at high speed fan setting.. overall.. very impressed till now
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5 Stars

Happy with your product.

Sandra Jang 8/12/2021

I bought this a month ago so I need more time to evaluate correctly but so far so happy
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5 Stars

LARGE BASEMENT - 50 PINT UNIT DOING A GREAT JOB.

De Mike 8/9/2021

This unit was purchased to replace a 70 Pint unit that was no longer working. We had searched for another 70 pint unit but it appeared they were no longer available. So we picked up a 50 pint unit at Home Depot. This unit is working just great. Any fears of not being able to keep up with the high humidity of summer have been squashed. I use this in my 1800 square foot open basement. I also have another 70 pint LG unit that is still in service. I alternate their running time each day to about 12 hours each. My basement stays in the low 70 degree range at around 48 to 51 percent humidity even on the stickiest days. One of the most important reasons I picked the LG units was because of LGs claim that all or most of the electronics are encased in metal in case of failure or fire. As a first responder this was paramount to me. A lot of basement fires are caused by faulty dehumidifiers. Watch what you buy. Do your research before you spend your hard earned money.
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5 Stars

Works as advertised with great options

Les Humed 7/29/2021

This unit does a great job of removing inside humidity. Also has nice features such as audible signal when bucket is full. It has a built in air filter you just vacuum clean. And you can set it up to drain continually. Controls are easy to use and to set it to different settings. Would definitely purchase again.
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5 Stars

Perfect for our basement

Gboh 7/24/2021

We bought this dehumidifier about 3 weeks ago when our old one finally died. I thought our previous unit did a great job but I cant believe how much more water our LG pulls out of the air In our basement we have to manually empty the reservoir so I am getting more exercise with this machine
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