Top 5 Best Smoke Air Purifiers Comparison


 

 

Airpura V600-3

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701-2000, 401-600 Alen Breathesmart fit50

Airpura V600-1

Air Purifier

Airpura T600

Austin air allergy machine

Alen Breathesmart FIT50

Airpura V600

Rabbit Air Minus A2 SPA700A

Coverage (sq ft/m2)

2000 / 185

1500 / 139

800 / 74

2000 / 185

700 / 65

Price

~$849

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~$575

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~$499

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~$749

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~$459

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Filtration system

·A fan moves air through the filters

·TarBarrier Pre-filter

·Carbon filter w/26lbs activated carbon

·HEPA-barrier post filter

·A fan moves air through the filters

·Pre-filter

·Medium particle filter

·Certified HEPA Filter

·Activated Military Carbon Cloth

·Eliminates 99.97% of airborne pollutants that are 0.3 microns and larger

·A fan moves air through the filters

·Washable pre-filter

·HEPA-pure filter (You can choose also between HEPA-silver, HEPA-OdorCell, HEPA-FreshPlus)

·Ionizer

·Removes 99% of particles greater than 0.3 microns

·A fan moves air through the filters

·Pre-filter

·Carbon filter w/18lbs activated carbon

·True-HEPA filter

·Removes 99.97% of particles greater than 0.3 microns

·A fan moves air through the filters

·Pre-filter

·Medium filter

·BioGS HEPA filter

·Customized filter (toxin absorber, pet allergy, germ defense or odor remover)

·Carbon filter

·Removes 99.97% of all particles larger than 0.3 microns

Purifies

Pollen, lint, hair, spores, mold, pet dander, dust mites and most of the household dust, bacterias and smoke particles. Removes heavy odors, germs,
chemicals and VOC’s

Pollen, lint, hair, spores, mold and fungi, pet dander, dust mites, dust particles, bacteria, absorbs chemicals, gasses, fumes, vapors, and odors. Removes VOC’s.

Pollen, lint, hair, spores, mold, pet dander, dust mites and most of the household dust, bacterias and smoke particles. Depending on the filter you
choose also great for heavy odors, germs, chemicals and VOC’s

Pollen, lint, hair, spores, mold, pet dander, dust mites and most of the household dust, bacterias and smoke particles. Removes heavy odors, germs,
chemicals and VOC’s

Pollen, lint, hair, mold spores, pet dander, dust mites, household odors, bacteria, light VOC’s and chemicals, smoke, viruses.

Air change per hour (Based on an average coverage ~400 sq ft)

2

3

1.5

2

3

Filters price

Pre-filter 6-pack ~$100

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Carbon filter ~$320

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HEPA barrier filter ~$60

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Filter kit including all filters $250

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$79 (click to see), $89 (click to see), $119 (Click to see) or $129 (Click to see) depends on which you choose

Pre-filter ~$22

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Carbon filter ~$250

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HEPA filter ~$170

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 Filters kit including all filters ~$85

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Filters cleaning and (or) change

Clean pre-filter regularly, replace every 3 months. Replace Carbon filter every 1-2 years. Replace HEPA barrier annually.

To extend main filters life, buy pre-filter separately for $30. Replace filter kit every 5 years or more often

Clean pre-filter regularly. Replace HEPA filters annually

Clean pre-filter regularly, replace annually. Replace Carbon filter every 2 years. Replace HEPA every 5 years.

Clean pre-filter every month. Replace all other filters annually.

Filters cost per year

Min $250

$50 – $85

$79, $89, $119 or $129 depends which you choose

Min $180

$85

CADR rating

Max 560CFM

400CFM

220 (per energy star test)

Max 560CFM

Dust: 200

Smoke: 193

Pollen: 201

Fan speeds

Variable

3

4

Variable

5

Noise level

28.1 – 62.3 dB

39.8 – 64.5dB

32.4 – 48.7 dB. From whisper quiet to heavy rainfall

28.1 – 62.3 dB

20.8 – 45.6

Controls

Manual

Manual

Electronic

Manual

Electronic

Filter change indicator

Air quality indicator

Auto mode

Programmable timer

Remote control

Carrying handle

Energy star

Energy usage (max)

120W

115W

60W

120W

47W

Voltage

120V

120V

120V

120V

120V

Ozone emission

None

None

None

None

Negligible

Size. Height, Width and Depth (in / cm)

Height: 23 / 58

Width: 15 / 38

Depth: 15 / 38

Height: 23 / 58.4

Width: 14.5 / 37

Depth: 14.5 / 37

Height: 22 / 56

Width: 17 / 43

Depth: 10 / 25

Height: 23 / 58

Width: 15 / 38

Depth: 15 / 38

Height: 20 / 51

Width: 21 / 54

Depth: 7 / 18

Weight (lbs / kg)

49 / 22

33 / 15

16 / 7.2

45 / 20

19.4 / 8.8

Warranty

5 years on parts, 10 years on labor

5 years

Lifetime limited

5 years on parts, 10 years on labor

5 year

Pros

+Very powerfull

+560CFM air delivey

+Carbon filter w/26lbs activated carbon

+Variable fan speeds

+Long warranty

+Casters

+Very well made, built of quality materials

+Powerful, great purification

+360° air intake

+Casters for easy move

+Colour choice

+Very little maintenance. Long filters life.

+Easy to use

 

+Very good quality

+Powerful and quiet fan

+Many great features – air quality monitor, auto mode, timer etc

+Customizable designer panels

+Lifetime warranty

+“Lock” button

+Energy star qualified

+Very powerfull

+560CFM air delivery

+Carbon filter w/18lbs activated carbon

+Variable fan speeds

+Long warranty

+Casters

+Quality materials

+Powerful, 5 fan speeds

+Great features – auto mode, remote control, air quality
indicator, light sensor, filter replacement indicator etc.

+Built-in carrying handle

+Automatically shuts off when the front cover is removed for safety.

+Energy star qualified

+Quieter than competitors

+Available wall mount

Cons

High filter cost per year

Not many features

Does Does not have any indicators, auto mode, timer or other features that competitors has.

Very heavy

Could be more fan speeds

No Energy star qualified

 

I am not 100% sure does ionizer produce ozone, but you can just keep it turned off.

Have to choose between filters. Can’t combine them together.

High filter cost per year

Not many features

No timer

Creates ozone. But Ion generator can be turned off.

Overall Rating (max 5)

(4.2 / 5)

(4.3 / 5)

(4.3 / 5)

(4.3 / 5)

(4.3 / 5)

15% Price/performance

(4 / 5)

(4.5 / 5)

(4.5 / 5)

(4 / 5)

(4 / 5)

5% Design

(4 / 5)

(4 / 5)

(4 / 5)

(4 / 5)

(4 / 5)

35% Performance

(5 / 5)

(5 / 5)

(4.5 / 5)

(5 / 5)

(4.5 / 5)

15% Features

(3 / 5)

(3 / 5)

(4.5 / 5)

(3 / 5)

(4.5 / 5)

10% Noise level

(4.5 / 5)

(3.5 / 5)

(4 / 5)

(4.5 / 5)

(4.5 / 5)

20% Maintenance & Upkeep

(3.5 / 5)

(4.5 / 5)

(4 / 5)

(4 / 5)

(4 / 5)

Conclusions, recommendations


Note: Though Clean Air Deliver Ratings (CADR) can be found for a large number of favorite brands, many of the most well-respected companies in the air purification field do not give CADRs to their purifier. This should in no way bias potential customers against them.


Summary:

The best way to eliminate cigarette smoke is no smoking. Second best are using a special type of smoke air purifier. Smoke air purifiers are equipped with a carbon filter and Tre-HEPA filter or a similar class filter to get rid of airborne particles. The larger the carbon filter, the more absorption of smoke, odors, and chemicals the unit will perform. Here are top 5 best smoke air purifier models.


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Airpura T600  is very powerful, has 560CFM air delivery, carbon filter w/26lbs activated carbon, variable fan speeds, long warranty, casters.

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Airpura V600 is very powerful, has 560CFM air delivery, carbon filter w/18lbs activated carbon, variable fan speeds, long warranty, casters.

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Austin Air

Austin air allergy machine is very well made, built of quality material. It is powerful. It has great purification, 360° air intake, casters for easy move, color choice, very little maintenance, long filters life. Easy to use.

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Alen Breathesmart FIT50 has powerful and quiet fan, very good quality, customizable designer panels, lifetime warranty, “lock” button, air quality monitor, auto mode, timer etc. Energy star qualified.

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Rabbit Air Minus A2 SPA700A is built from quality materials. The Air purifier is powerful, it has 5 fan speeds, great features – auto mode, remote control, air quality indicator, light sensor, filter replacement indicator etc. It has built-in carrying handle. Automatically shuts off when the front cover is removed. Energy star qualified. Quieter than competitors. Available wall mount.

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