Germ Guardian AC5250PT

Score:

4032 points
Vs

AIRMEGA 400s HEPA Air Purifier

Score:

4677 points

summary Review

Germ Guardian AC5250PT AIRMEGA 400s HEPA Air Purifier
Performance Yes Yes
HEPA Filter Yes Yes
Timer Yes Yes
Child Lock Function No No
For Large Rooms No Yes
Removes Cigarette Odor Yes Yes
Room Size and Airflow Yes Yes
Economical Yes Yes
Ideal for Asthmatic People Yes Yes
Fights Germs Yes Yes
Eliminates Dust Mites Yes Yes
Removes Pet Dander Yes Yes
Gets Rid of Pollen Yes Yes
Removes Smoke Yes Yes
Removes Mold Yes Yes
Affordable Yes No
Filter Replacement Reminder Yes Yes
Traps Allergens Yes Yes
Quiet Operation Yes Yes
Alexa Compatible No Yes
Washable Pre-Filters No Yes
Easy Filter Replacement Yes Yes
Automatically Detects Airborne Particles Yes Yes
Remote Control No Yes
Wattage Yes Yes
Energy Star Yes Yes
Size and Appearance Yes Yes
Filter Life - based on use Yes Yes
Sleep mode Yes Yes
OZONE free No Yes
Controls and Modes Yes Yes

COMPARISON – Germ Guardian AC5250PT VS AIRMEGA 400s HEPA Air Purifier

Performance

Germ Guardian AC5250PT: Is a high-performance 3-in-1 device designed to capture and remove up to 99.97% of allergens from your home. Additionally, this device is portable and lightweight which makes it ideal for use in rooms of up to 180sq.ft. It also features a digital display panel, 5 speed-settings and an ultra-quiet sleep mode.

AIRMEGA 400s HEPA Air Purifier: Is ideal for large rooms of up to 1560 Sq.ft. It has a powerful dual suction system which draws polluted air from 2 sides, pushes it into the HEPA filters for thorough filtration and later-on releases it out from the top of the unit. You can easily control it using ALEXA smart control technology.

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HEPA Filter

Germ Guardian AC5250PT: It features a HEPA Filter that captures and removes up to 99.97% of allergens and other particles as small as 0.3-microns such as household dust, pet-dander, mold-spores and plant-pollens.

AIRMEGA 400s HEPA Air Purifier: Uses a True HEPA air filtration system to remove 99.97% of contaminants from air in your room. Its Max2 filter is a combination of activated carbon & True HEPA filter - This means it can capture and get rid of 99.97% of particles as small as 0.3 microns in the air.

Yes / No

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Timer

Germ Guardian AC5250PT: Comes with an inbuilt-timer that can be set from 1-to-8 hours depending on how long you want this device to purify your room air before it shuts down. The timer makes the device safe for use at home even when you’re not around.

AIRMEGA 400s HEPA Air Purifier: Has a Timer and Scheduler. Use Coway mobile application to program the purifier. The machine will always remember and follow the settings on the mobile app.You can as well use this mobile app to find out the quality of air in your room.

Yes / No

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Child Lock Function

Yes / No

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For Large Rooms

AIRMEGA 400s HEPA Air Purifier: Is the best for large rooms. Its room coverage is 1560 sq.ft. Once placed in a room, it will also clean air in other rooms including the kitchen. So if you're in need of an effective air filter for a large area - look no further than this.

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Winner: AIRMEGA 400s HEPA Air Purifier

Removes Cigarette Odor

Germ Guardian AC5250PT: This unit uses an activated charcoal filter to capture and eliminate common odors including cigarette smoke odors. So, this implies that you will be able to live harmoniously with smokers within the same roof if you have this device.

AIRMEGA 400s HEPA Air Purifier: Can get rid of all strong odors including cigarette smoke & smell. This unit is designed to keep your indoor air cleaner. It is powerful and effective. It will automatically detect a change in air quality with-in your room.

Yes / No

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Room Size and Airflow

Germ Guardian AC5250PT: It is a 5-speed digital tower device that is best used in rooms of up to “180Sq.ft.”. Additionally, this device can filter and circulate room-air over 4x per hour using the built-in high-performance fans.

AIRMEGA 400s HEPA Air Purifier: Covers a room size of up to 1560 Sq.ft. So any room size within that rage can be covered.

Yes / No

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Economical

Germ Guardian AC5250PT: Uses less energy even with long-hours of performance and it is also very affordable. Likewise, this device is only 28-inches tall and lightweight in-order to facilitate for easy movement in different rooms of up to 180Sq.ft.

AIRMEGA 400s HEPA Air Purifier: Is energy star certified. It has a smart mode feature which detects a change in air quality - thus adjust fun speed basing on air quality and switch its self to a sleep mode once everything is okay.

Yes / No

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Ideal for Asthmatic People

Germ Guardian AC5250PT: It is perfect for allergy sufferers including Asthmatic People because it features UV-C light technology that works with Titanium Dioxide to reduce airborne bacteria, viruses, germs and mold-spores within your home.

AIRMEGA 400s HEPA Air Purifier: Will help you breath better. It removes 99.97% of air pollutants. You won’t find any use for steam inhalers any more once you have AirMega in your house.

Yes / No

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Fights Germs

Germ Guardian AC5250PT: Uses optional UV-C light technology that works along with Titanium Dioxide to eliminate airborne germs like; staph, influenza, pneumonia and rhinovirus that usually inhabit within your home.

AIRMEGA 400s HEPA Air Purifier: The Max2 filter is a combination of True HEPA filter and carbon. With a combination like this, no germ will be left untrapped. Max2 filter can capture and reduce 99.97% of very small particles of about 0.3 microns.

Yes / No

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Eliminates Dust Mites

Germ Guardian AC5250PT: Uses a True HEPA Filter to capture and remove up to 99.97% of dust mites from your home in-order to keep it looking clean no-matter the season of the year. Additionally, it also features a Pre-filter that helps to capture large dust particles.

AIRMEGA 400s HEPA Air Purifier: Eliminates dust mites. These house dust mites are found in dust (so you might not see them with your naked eyes but they can cause health problem). Dust mites can hide in carpets where most of the dirt is found.

Yes / No

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Removes Pet Dander

Germ Guardian AC5250PT: Uses a Pre-filter with an activated carbon layer to capture and remove pet-odors within your home hence making it a perfect appliance for pet-owners.

AIRMEGA 400s HEPA Air Purifier: Can get rid of pet dander easily - thus improve the relationship between you and your pet. Basing on research, 30% of people with allergies react to pet dander. However, you should not throw out your lovely cat/dog because of the dander it produces.

Yes / No

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Gets Rid of Pollen

Germ Guardian AC5250PT: Uses a True HEPA Filter to trap and eliminate pollen and other allergy-triggers within your home which makes it perfect for use by allergy-sufferers’ no-matter the season of the year.

AIRMEGA 400s HEPA Air Purifier: Is smart enough to detect and remove pollen.When you breathe in pollen-heavy air, you may get reactions such as; Sneezing, Nasal congestion and Runny nose.

Yes / No

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Removes Smoke

Germ Guardian AC5250PT: Uses an integrated Pre-filter and Charcoal-filter to trap and eliminate cooking-smoke, cigarette-smoke and other types of smoke that may accumulate within your home.

AIRMEGA 400s HEPA Air Purifier: Can remove any type of smoke from the house thus make the air cleaner and safer to breathe. The smoke could be from the kitchen or cigarette - Airmega will pick up even the slightest impurities/pollutants in the air.

Yes / No

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Removes Mold

Germ Guardian AC5250PT: Uses a Hepa-Filter to capture up to 99.97% of allergens including mold. It also uses Pet Pure which is an antimicrobial agent added to the filter to inhibit the growth of mold, mildew and odor-causing bacteria on the surface of the filter.

AIRMEGA 400s HEPA Air Purifier: Can capture and remove mold. Mold is a form of fungus - Being exposed to a moldy environment can cause variety of health issues and these include; Nasal stuffiness, eye irritation, throat irritation, coughing and skin irritation in some people.

Yes / No

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Affordable

Germ Guardian AC5250PT: This device is actually very affordable compared to most air-purifier models within its range. In fact, the price of this device may differ depending on the store you get it from.

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Winner: Germ Guardian AC5250PT

Filter Replacement Reminder

Germ Guardian AC5250PT: Features a filter replacement reminder that alerts you when it’s time to replace the filters. However, its only one single filter that needs to be replaced every 6-8 months and other filter require a replacement depending on the use of the product.

AIRMEGA 400s HEPA Air Purifier: Has a filter replacement reminder. Simply connect the device with your phone using Coway Mobile Application. If you can't get the app, simply look at the air filter indicator - this one will tell you when Max2 filters should be replaced.

Yes / No

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Traps Allergens

Germ Guardian AC5250PT: Uses a Hepa-Filter to remove 99.97% of allergens and other particles 0.3 microns from your home. This actually makes it a perfect home-appliance for allergy sufferers.

AIRMEGA 400s HEPA Air Purifier: The combination of Max2 True HEPA Filter with a carbon filter ensures that 99.97% of allergens and germs are removed from the air.

Yes / No

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Quiet Operation

Germ Guardian AC5250PT: Can operate very quietly even when operating at the highest speed-setting. Additionally, it also features an ultra-quiet sleep mode that operates at the lowest setting in-order to provide you with optimum peace when sleeping.

AIRMEGA 400s HEPA Air Purifier: Operates quietly yet effectively. You can easily put it in the bed - fall asleep without getting any interruption while its cleaning the air you breathe while asleep. Its Minimum noise level is 22 dB while its Maximum noise level is 55 dB.

Yes / No

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Alexa Compatible

AIRMEGA 400s HEPA Air Purifier: Can be controlled with Alexa Voice Control Device.However, if you don’t have Alexa, download the Coway Mobile app – it has a well designed interface with controls that you can use to switch on/off the machine, schedule & time it.

Yes / No

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Winner: AIRMEGA 400s HEPA Air Purifier

Washable Pre-Filters

AIRMEGA 400s HEPA Air Purifier: Pre-filters can be washed once they get dirty. You will see the alert for cleaning pre-filters.

Yes / No

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Winner: AIRMEGA 400s HEPA Air Purifier

Easy Filter Replacement

Germ Guardian AC5250PT: Features easy-to-change filters that will need to be replaced after 6-to-8 months or depending on the use of the product. In fact, these 3 filters can be easily accessed by pressing a lock and release button hence you won’t need any complicated tools to replace the filters.

AIRMEGA 400s HEPA Air Purifier: Open the device on the sides; remove that Max2 Air Filter once it requires replacement – then close the machine. It is as simple as removing and replacing dry cells of a radio.

Yes / No

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Automatically Detects Airborne Particles

Germ Guardian AC5250PT: Features an auto-mode that automatically captures and eliminates 99.97% of dust and allergens as small as 0.3-microns. In fact, this mode can analyze the air-quality within your home and then decides on the right speed-setting to use when purifying air.

AIRMEGA 400s HEPA Air Purifier: Is very smart and sensitive to air contaminants. When in sleep mode, the sensors will be on guard waiting for a pollutant to mess up air in the room. When it detects any slight change in the air quality, it will switch on its fans to capture the pollutant.

Yes / No

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Remote Control

AIRMEGA 400s HEPA Air Purifier: Can be controlled with Coway mobile app which is available for both ios & Android smart phones

Yes / No

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Winner: AIRMEGA 400s HEPA Air Purifier

Wattage

Germ Guardian AC5250PT: This device uses 63-watts when operating on the highest speed-setting and it use 33-watts when running on the lowest speed setting.

AIRMEGA 400s HEPA Air Purifier: Uses 64 watts, however when it’s on standby, it consumes 0.2 watts (so your power bills won't skyrocket). Source:- Energystar.gov;

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Energy Star

Germ Guardian AC5250PT: This unit is Energy Star Certified because it meets strict energy efficiency guidelines set by the US-EPA. So, it will help you save a lot of money on electricity bills monthly or annually even if you use it on a daily basis.

AIRMEGA 400s HEPA Air Purifier: Is energy star certified.

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Size and Appearance

Germ Guardian AC5250PT: This is a 28-inch tall air-purifier with a small footprint coupled with a lightweight body that makes it very easy to transport. Likewise, this device features a tower design with air inlet and outlet vents located at the front while the control panel is located at the top-section coupled with an intuitive display-screen.

AIRMEGA 400s HEPA Air Purifier: Has a premium finish – it will match with the rest of the décor in your room. It is also light weight – so you can easily lift it from one room to another. As for the size – it has 14.8 x 14.8 x 22.8 inches - Item weight is 24.7 pounds.

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Filter Life - based on use

Germ Guardian AC5250PT: All the filters in this device require a replacement every 6-to-8 months or depending on the usage and air-quality in your region. Additionally, you will need to replace all filters at once in-order to maintain optimum performance.

AIRMEGA 400s HEPA Air Purifier: The life span of Airmega's filter is 12 months . However the life span of Max2 filter is highly determined on how often you use the purifier.

Yes / No

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Sleep mode

Germ Guardian AC5250PT: It features an ultra-quiet sleep mode uses the lowest speed-setting in-order to ensure optimum silence when you’re sleeping at night.

AIRMEGA 400s HEPA Air Purifier: Has an automatic sleep mode feature which detects clean air in the room - thus put the device to a sleep mode.

Yes / No

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OZONE free

AIRMEGA 400s HEPA Air Purifier: Is very safe for your home. It does not emit bad gases that can be harmful to your health. AIRMEGA is worth every penny.

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Winner: AIRMEGA 400s HEPA Air Purifier

Controls and Modes

Germ Guardian AC5250PT: Features several controls which include; a timer-set button, UV-C ON/OFF Button, Fan-speed button, Power on/off button and a filter-reset button. Likewise, it also features different modes which include; the fan-speed mode, UV-C mode and ultra-quiet sleep mode.

AIRMEGA 400s HEPA Air Purifier: Comes with various controls and modes that determine its functionality. It features AUTO mode, ECO mode and a SLEEP mode which is fully automatic.

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Overall Winner

AIRMEGA 400s HEPA Air Purifier

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