Holmes Lil’ Blizzard Easy Clean Personal Fan

Last updated: March 16, 2023


Cleaning on the Holmes Lil' Blizzard is easy: Just remove the front grill and wipe. The lightweight plastic construction makes it equally easy to carry wherever you need it. And with a 40-degree oscillation arc, it provides a consistent breeze to a wide space.

Holmes Lil’ Blizzard Easy Clean Personal Fan

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Product Details

Key Takeaway: This lightweight, oscillating fan is easy to carry and care for.

In our analysis of 61 expert reviews, the Holmes Lil’ Blizzard Easy Clean Personal Fan placed 10th when we looked at the top 15 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.

From The Manufacturer

Create a blizzard of coolness with the specially designed motor and blade combination of the Holmes Lil’ Blizzard Performance Table Fan that propels powerful airflow and generates cooling comfort. With two speed settings and an adjustable tilt-head for directing airflow more precisely and providing maximum effectiveness. Oscillation disperses cool air out to cover a wide area in small rooms. Because it operates in a quiet mode, it’s ideal for tabletop use in any room. Removable front grill is easy to clean. 1-year limited warranty. Recommended Location:Indoor

Expert Reviews


What reviewers liked

It produced a steady breeze from both 5 and 10 feet away, and has a pivoting head, two power settings, and the ability to oscillate in a wide 40-degree arc—all from a fan whose name sounds like a young and scrappy rapper.
You get a pivoting head, the ability to oscillate in a wide 40-degree arc, and two power settings.
It also has two speed settings and you can tilt the head any which way.
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Has an adjustable tilt head which directs the oscillation wherever it is needed
The compact, lightweight fan has a removable front grill for easy cleaning and plugs into the wall for easy usage.
t oscillates smoothly, can be tilted up or down (30 degrees in either direction) and can be locked in place.
It is small, lightweight and offers wide area coverage for excellent cooling relief during the summer heat months.
The fan head is adjustable which allows you to direct airflow in the direction you need it. Being very lightweight
It has tilt adjustable head which allows you to direct air flow to where you want.
The fan is small and incredibly lightweight, making it great for use in even the tightest spaces.

What reviewers didn't like

Most of the complaints about the Lil’ Blizzard concern the build quality of the fan. People complain that it’s made of flimsy plastic, and we’re not going to lie—it is.
The Lil' Blizzard was the loudest fan in its category, averaging about 70 dB(C).
The Holmes Lil' Blizzard is surprisingly loud for such a small fan, and the oscillating motor adds to the white noise
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Though worth its price, it appears cheap, as it is all in plastic
It isn’t the quietest personal fan, but it isn’t so loud that your office mates would complain.
Does not last very long.
It’s portable but is limited to where you can use it as it’s not USB powered.
The cord is only five feet long, so this might not work for stretching across a long area unless you have an extension cable handy.
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