Dr Infrared Heater Portable Electric Space Heater, 1500-Watt

Last updated: October 13, 2023

This heater makes a statement, both with its retro looks and ability to heat large rooms. It operates quietly yet can put out enough power to warm 1000 square feet of space. It includes a remote and safety features such as auto shut-off.

We looked at the top Electric Heaters and dug through the reviews from some of the most popular review sites. Through this analysis, we've determined the best Electric Heater you should buy.

Product Details

Key Takeaway: Large rooms get cozy quickly thanks to this heater's strong output.

In our analysis of 20 expert reviews, the Dr Infrared Heater Portable Electric Space Heater, 1500-Watt placed 2nd when we looked at the top 4 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.

From The Manufacturer

Can heat up a large room with Auto Energy Saving Model With High and Low Feature. Tip-over protection and Overheat protection. Dual Heating Systems featuring infrared quartz tube + PTC with 12hr automatic shut-off timer. IR Remote Control, High Pressure Low Noise Blower with Noise level 39 dB super quiet. Heating can cover for a large room. Electronic Thermostat: range 50 to 85 degrees. Caster Wheels and lifetme filter. Weights 24 lbs and uses 12.5 Amps of Power. 1500 Watts.Electric Cord 72 inch long. Voltage: 120 Volts. Power source type: Corded Electric.

Expert Reviews

What reviewers liked

Pumps out a lot of heat. Pleanty of settings. The power cord is coveniently long. It has safety features for peace of mind.
This model boasts an impressively large coverage area of 1000 square feet. Lots of configurable features for your comfort and will become a stylish addition to any interior.
Programmable timer up to 12 hours. High-velocity low volume blower. Money-saving as energy bills can be reduced by up to 50%. Certified as safe by Underwriters Laboratories (UL) USA and Canada.
Quiet. Automatic shut-off timer. Remote programming. Overheat protection. Tip over shut off. Durable & safe. Easy to clean.
Solid construction, dual heating system, and good looks. Ideal for medium to large spaces. Casters make it easy to move.
Heats rooms evenly and efficiently. Can heat rooms up to 1,000 square feet in size. Great selection of safety features. Automatic tip-over shut-off. Remote control for convenience.
Quiet. Adjustable. Portable. Programmable. Remote controlled.
No matter how long you've been running the heater, the warm-to-the-touch surface makes this space heater safe for your kids and pets. Overheat protection and an automatic shutoff if the heater gets accidentally tipped over.
Can heat a space up to 1000 square feet. Blower is powerful but still quiet during operation. Comes with a 12 hour automatic shutoff feature.

What reviewers didn't like

Doesn't heat an area as large as advertised. Thermostat isn't overly accurate.
The unit might seem somewhat costly.
Front metal grate gets hot. Remote and front control panel has been reported to malfunction. Pricey.
Heater must be turned on manually. Remote is required to use the timer. A bit heavy and awkward to lift. Has some manufacturing flaws.
Unreliable thermostatic control. Uses a lot of electricity.
Unit is heavier than many other space heaters. Has a higher price than most other options.
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