CATEGORY : Air Purifiers

Austin Air Healthmate Standard B400A1 VS. Winix U450

product1
9.1
Winner:

Winix U450

Reasons to buy Winix U450:

  • button icon A 5-Stage Air Cleaning Process.
  • button icon Air Quality-Sensor with Auto-Mode.
  • button icon AHAM Room-Size Rating of 450-square.feet.
  • button icon True-HEPA Filter captures 99.97% of pollutants.
Check price here....
VS
product1
7.8
Runners Up:

Austin Air Healthmate Standard B400A1

Reasons to buy Austin Air Healthmate Standard B400A1 :

  • button icon 4 stages of air-purification.
  • button icon An ultra-quiet motor with 3-speeds.
  • button icon A Solid, welded-steel case with wheels.
  • button icon A 360° air-intake and one-side air-flow.
Check price here....

summary Review:

PERFORMANCE
WINNER :

Winix U450

  • AUTOMATICALLY DETECTS AIRBORNE PARTICLES
USABILITY
WINNER :

Winix U450

  • FILTER REPLACEMENT REMINDER
  • AFFORDABLE
  • REMOTE CONTROL
SAFETY
DRAW :
APPEARANCE
DRAW :
Comparison Winner
Winix U450

Reasons why we like it:

  • AUTOMATICALLY DETECTS AIRBORNE PARTICLES
  • FILTER REPLACEMENT REMINDER
  • AFFORDABLE
  • REMOTE CONTROL
Check price here....

COMPARISON – Austin Air Healthmate Standard B400A1 VS. Winix U450

PERFORMANCE

HEPA FILTER

Austin Air Healthmate Standard B400A1
Winix U450
Yes

It features a True Medical Grade HEPA-filter that removes 99.97% of all particles larger than 0.3-microns and 95% of all particles larger than 0.1-microns.

Yes

Features a True HEPA Filter that captures airborne-pollutants as small as 0.3-microns at an efficiency of 99%.

TIMER

Austin Air Healthmate Standard B400A1
Winix U450
No

No

FOR LARGE ROOMS

Austin Air Healthmate Standard B400A1
Winix U450
Yes

It’s designed to purify air within larger rooms with sizes of up-to 1500sq.ft but with normal ceiling heights.

Yes

It can purify air in rooms of up to 450sq.ft making great for use in large-rooms of your home.

REMOVES CIGARETTE ODOR

Austin Air Healthmate Standard B400A1
Winix U450
Yes

Uses a combined granular carbon and zeolite filter to eliminate cigarette-odor, gasses and other chemicals.

Yes

It uses an Advanced Odor Control Washable Activated Carbon filter & PlasmaWave Technology to eliminate cigarette-odor and other chemical-pollutants.

ROOM SIZE AND AIRFLOW

Austin Air Healthmate Standard B400A1
Winix U450
Yes

Effectively cleans room-sizes of up to 1500sq.ft coupled with a 360-degree intake system and air-flow output from the upper-deck directed to one-side.

Yes

This machine can purify rooms of up to 450sq-ft making it perfect for use within medium-to-large rooms. It also features a powerful airflow that can circulate the entire room quickly.

FIGHTS GERMS

Austin Air Healthmate Standard B400A1
Winix U450
Yes

It uses a True Medical Grade HEPA-filter to trap and eliminate 99.97% germs and other airborne-particles as small as o.1-microns.

Yes

It uses PlasmaWave-Technology and Antimicrobial CleanCell Protection on the True HEPA Filter to eliminate and prevent the growth of germs and bacteria within your home.

ELIMINATES DUST MITES

Austin Air Healthmate Standard B400A1
Winix U450
Yes

Uses a Certified HEPA-filter to remove 99.97% of airborne-pollutants including dust-mites.

Yes

Uses Antimicrobial CleanCell Protection Technology coupled with a True HEPA Filter to eliminate dust-mites from your home environment.

REMOVES PET DANDER

Austin Air Healthmate Standard B400A1
Winix U450
Yes

It features a Large Particle Pre filter that helps to trap and remove easily seen particles including pet-dander, dust and other particles.

Yes

The Anti-microbial True HEPA Filter can capture 99% of airborne-pollutants including; pet-dander and other allergens as small as 0.3-microns to help you live comfortably with pets.

GETS RID OF POLLEN

Austin Air Healthmate Standard B400A1
Winix U450
Yes

Uses a Medium Particle Pre-filter to remove small-to-medium sized airborne particles including pollen.

Yes

Uses a True HEPA Filter to remove pollutants like pollen and other airborne-particles down to 0.3-microns at an efficiency-rate of 99%.

REMOVES SMOKE

Austin Air Healthmate Standard B400A1
Winix U450
Yes

A combined Activated Carbon and Zeolite filter helps to remove smoke, gases and other chemical-odors within your home.

Yes

It uses a Washable Odor Control Carbon Filter & PlasmaWave technology to eliminate cooking-smoke, cigarette-smoke and other household-odors.

REMOVES MOLD

Austin Air Healthmate Standard B400A1
Winix U450
Yes

Uses a Medium Particle Pre filter to eliminate small to medium size airborne-particles like mold.

Yes

It uses Antimicrobial CleanCell Protection Technology coupled with a True HEPA Filter to eliminate mold-spores at an efficiency of 99%.

TRAPS ALLERGENS

Austin Air Healthmate Standard B400A1
Winix U450
Yes

Uses a True Medical Grade HEPA-Filter to remove 99.97% of allergens and other airborne-pollutants larger than 0.3-microns

Yes

It can eliminate 99.99% of allergens and other airborne-pollutants using an Anti-microbial True HEPA Filter.

QUIET OPERATION

Austin Air Healthmate Standard B400A1
Winix U450
Yes

It features an ultra-quiet motor with 3-speeds. In fact, this motor is mounted on shock-absorbers to eliminate vibrations and noise even when operating on the highest-speed.

Yes

This device can operate quietly when set to the lowest speed-setting and also features a sleep-mode that ensures whisper-quiet operation with lights-off.

WASHABLE PRE-FILTERS

Austin Air Healthmate Standard B400A1
Winix U450
Yes

It’s only the wrap-around pre-filter that can be removed and washed every 6-12 months. But you also need to vacuum the inner-sections of the pre-filter.

Yes

Features a Washable Anti-bacterial-Pre-Filter and Washable Odor Control Carbon Filter. Both filters must be washed every 3-months for maximum effectiveness.

EASY FILTER REPLACEMENT

Austin Air Healthmate Standard B400A1
Winix U450
Yes

The bottom-plate can be removed for easy accessibility to the filters. This process will require using a simple Philips screwdriver.

Yes

It comes with easy to replace filters that can be conveniently accessed by removing the front-panel using simple tools like a screw-driver.

AUTOMATICALLY DETECTS AIRBORNE PARTICLES

Austin Air Healthmate Standard B400A1
Winix U450
No

Yes

Its Auto-Mode and Air-Quality-Sensor combine to automatically determine the best fan-speed to filter the air within your rooms so as to maintain a clean living-environment.

SLEEP MODE

Austin Air Healthmate Standard B400A1
Winix U450
Yes

Since this device features 3 fan-speeds, you can set it to the lowest speed-setting to achieve quiet-operation all night long.

Yes

This device can sense low-light and then automatically enters sleep-mode which turns down the fan-speed and dims the panel-lights for quiet night-time operation.

WATTAGE

Austin Air Healthmate Standard B400A1
Winix U450
Yes

This unit uses about 115-Watts of power on highest speed-setting and a lesser-wattage on the lowest speed-setting.

Yes

This unit has a maximum energy-consumption rate of 110-watts which makes it very energy efficient and perfect for use in any home.

ENERGY STAR

Austin Air Healthmate Standard B400A1
Winix U450
Yes

It’s an ENERGY STAR Certified device because it’s very energy-efficient and will help you save a lot of money electricity-bills.

Yes

This device is Energy Star Certified because it uses only 110-watts at the highest speed setting and a lower-wattage at the lowest speed-setting.

Winix U450

USABILITY

CONTROLS AND MODES

Austin Air Healthmate Standard B400A1
Winix U450
Yes

It features a 3-Speed control-dial switch with a shut-off option.

Yes

Features an electronic control panel at top-section with several modes like; Auto, sleep, PlasmaWave, Fan-speed, and several LED-indicators and sensors.

FILTER REPLACEMENT REMINDER

Austin Air Healthmate Standard B400A1
Winix U450
No

Yes

There is an integrated filter-change-indicator that will light-up to let you know that it’s time to replace the true-HEPA-filter and Washable Carbon Filter.

ECONOMICAL

Austin Air Healthmate Standard B400A1
Winix U450
Yes

It’s very economical because it uses only 115Watts of power on highest speed-setting and less-power when running on the lowest speed-setting.

Yes

It’s very energy-efficient and will help you save a lot of money on electricity bills annually.

AFFORDABLE

Austin Air Healthmate Standard B400A1
Winix U450
No

Yes

This unit is very affordable yet it has some of the best features.

IDEAL FOR ASTHMATIC PEOPLE

Austin Air Healthmate Standard B400A1
Winix U450
Yes

If you suffer from asthma, then this device will work perfectly for you because it features True Medical Grade HEPA-filter that removes 99.97% of all allergens.

Yes

Uses Antimicrobial CleanCell Protection Technology and an Anti-microbial True HEPA Filter to effectively remove 99.99% of allergens which are the main causes asthma.

ALEXA COMPATIBLE

Austin Air Healthmate Standard B400A1
Winix U450
No

No

REMOTE CONTROL

Austin Air Healthmate Standard B400A1
Winix U450
No

Yes

Comes with a remote-control that facilitates for convenient-operation within a 20-foot radius from the unit.

FILTER LIFE - BASED ON USE

Austin Air Healthmate Standard B400A1
Winix U450
Yes

The True Medical Grade HEPA-filter, Activated Carbon and Zeolite filter should be replaced every 5-years. The Large-Particle Pre-filter & Medium-Particle-Prefilter must be replaced every 5-years too.

Yes

The Anti-microbial True HEPA Filtration must be replaced every 12-months while the Odor-Control-Carbon-Filter & Pre-Filter must be washed every 3-months and replaced after 12-months.

Winix U450

SAFETY

CHILD LOCK

Austin Air Healthmate Standard B400A1
Winix U450
No

No

OZONE FREE

Austin Air Healthmate Standard B400A1
Winix U450
Yes

The Baked-on powder coat finish and foam-seal gaskets at the top and bottom help to eliminate off-gassing hence making this device ozone-free.

Yes

It uses PlasmaWave-Technology that is an ozone-safe and complies with California Air Resources Board (CARB).

APPEARANCE

DESIGN

Austin Air Healthmate Standard B400A1
Winix U450
Yes

Features a tower-shaped, box-body with a 360° air-intake while the air-output is at upper-deck and directed to one-side. It also has Baked-on-powder-coat-finish with caster-wheels at the base.

Yes

Features a simple tower-shaped body with a control-panel at the top-section featuring several modes, LEDs and sensors coupled with a bottom-stand and air-vents on sides.

SIZE AND APPEARANCE

Austin Air Healthmate Standard B400A1
Winix U450
Yes

Has dimension of: 14.5″L x 14.5″W x 23″H, Baked on powder coat paint finish, 3 Speed control switch and caster-wheels at the base.

Yes

Has dimensions of; 18.9 x 11.8 x 25.6-inches which makes it very portable. It also has a white, nice-looking, tower-shaped-body made of durable ABS-plastic.

WEIGHT

Austin Air Healthmate Standard B400A1
Winix U450
Yes

45-lbs and this makes it very hard to carry but the included caster-wheels make it easy to move from room-to-room.

Yes

This device weighs about 18.7-pounds which makes it easy to lift and move from room-to-room.

Overall Winner

Winix U450 Check price here....

WAS THIS COMPARISON BETWEEN Austin Air Healthmate Standard B400A1 & Winix U450 HELPFUL TO YOU? IF YES, PLEASE SHARE IT WITH A FRIEND.

0

Thank you for your feedback!

Related Comparisons

Austin Air Healthmate Standard B400A1-vs-AIRMEGA 400s HEPA Air Purifier Austin Air Healthmate Standard B400A1-vs-Winix 5500 2 Austin Air Healthmate Standard B400A1-vs-Winix 5300 2 Austin Air Healthmate Standard B400A1-vs-Alen BreatheSmart Customizable Air Purifier Austin Air Healthmate Standard B400A1-vs-Coway AP 1512HH Austin Air Healthmate Standard B400A1-vs-Bissell air400 Air Purifier Austin Air Healthmate Standard B400A1-vs-Dyson 305158 01 Pure Cool Link Austin Air Healthmate Standard B400A1-vs-Rabbit Air MinusA2 Austin Air Healthmate Standard B400A1-vs-Rabbit Air BioGS 2.0 Austin Air Healthmate Standard B400A1-vs-Dyson Pure Cool TP04 Purifying Tower Fan Austin Air Healthmate Standard B400A1-vs-IQAir HealthPro Plus Austin Air Healthmate Standard B400A1-vs-Dyson Pure Hot Cool Link HP02 Austin Air Healthmate Standard B400A1-vs-Fellowes AeraMax 300 Austin Air Healthmate Standard B400A1-vs-Green Air Encore Austin Air Healthmate Standard B400A1-vs-Germ Guardian AC5250PT Austin Air Healthmate Standard B400A1-vs-LEVOIT LV H132 Austin Air Healthmate Standard B400A1-vs-LEVOIT LV H133 Austin Air Healthmate Standard B400A1-vs-KOIOS Large Air Purifier Austin Air Healthmate Standard B400A1-vs-LEVOIT LV PUR131 Austin Air Healthmate Standard B400A1-vs-LG AS401WWA1 Puricare Tower Filter