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Champion 3500 Watt VS. Champion 5000-Watt Portable Generator

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Winner:

Champion 3500 Watt

Reasons to buy Champion 3500 Watt:

  • button icon It is multi-purpose- can be used on fridges, microwave, A/C
  • button icon It is good for emergency backup power
  • button icon Has a 3 year limited factory warranty with free life time technical support from dedicated experts.
  • button icon It is reliable and powerful
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Runners Up:

Champion 5000-Watt Portable Generator

Reasons to buy Champion 5000-Watt Portable Generator :

  • button icon Has 6250 starting watts and 5000 running watts which makes it a powerful machine.
  • button icon It is good for emergency power backup.
  • button icon Has covered outlets.
  • button icon It has reliable power.
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PERFORMANCE:
WINNER :

Champion 3500 Watt

  • RV Ready
  • Electric Start
  • Dual Fuel
  • Suggested Tank Size (Propane)
  • Runtime (Propane)
  • Voltmeter
DESIGN:
WINNER :

Champion 5000-Watt Portable Generator

  • Wheel type
SAFETY:
DRAW :
CONCLUSION
DRAW :
Comparison Winner
Champion 3500 Watt

Reasons why we like it:

  • RV Ready
  • Electric Start
  • Dual Fuel
  • Suggested Tank Size (Propane)
  • Runtime (Propane)
  • Voltmeter
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COMPARISON – Champion 3500 Watt VS. Champion 5000-Watt Portable Generator

PERFORMANCE:

Portable

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 5000-Watt Portable Generator
Yes

It is a portable device

Yes

It is portable

Starting Watts

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 5000-Watt Portable Generator
Yes

4375 watts

Yes

6250 watts

Running Stats

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 5000-Watt Portable Generator
Yes

3500 watts

Yes

5000 watts

RV Ready

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 5000-Watt Portable Generator
Yes

RV is ready

No

Gas Powered

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 5000-Watt Portable Generator
No

Yes

Yes, it is powered by gas

Run Time on Full Tank

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 5000-Watt Portable Generator
Yes

12 hours

Yes

10 hours gasoline

Recoil Start

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 5000-Watt Portable Generator
Yes

Recoil start is optional

Yes

It is recoil started

Electric Start

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 5000-Watt Portable Generator
Yes

It can use an optional electric switch

No

Dual Fuel

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 5000-Watt Portable Generator
Yes

It runs on dual fuel- propane or gasoline which is good for backing up your essentials

No

FUEL TYPE

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 5000-Watt Portable Generator
Yes

Propane / gasoline

Yes

Gasoline

AMPERAGE

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 5000-Watt Portable Generator
Yes

30A

Yes

20.8A

VOLTAGE

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 5000-Watt Portable Generator
Yes

120 volts

Yes

120 / 240 volts

FREQUENCY

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 5000-Watt Portable Generator
Yes

60 Hz

Yes

60 Hz

HORSEPOWER

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 5000-Watt Portable Generator
Yes

7.5 HP

Yes

9.7HP

ENGINE TYPE

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 5000-Watt Portable Generator
No

Yes

4- stroke V-Twin

ENGINE SPEED

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 5000-Watt Portable Generator
Yes

3600 RMP

Yes

3600 RMP

CARB Compliant

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 5000-Watt Portable Generator
Yes

It is CARB complaint

Yes

It is CARB Complaint

CSA Certified

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 5000-Watt Portable Generator
No

No

EPA Certified

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 5000-Watt Portable Generator
Yes

It is certified by EPA

Yes

It is EPA Certified

Cold Start Technology

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 5000-Watt Portable Generator
Yes

It uses cold start technology for easy start in cold weather

Yes

It is designed with Cold Start Technology which ensures a quick start in cold weather

Easy to Start

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 5000-Watt Portable Generator
No

Yes

Yes, it is easy to start

Fuel Tank Capacity (Gasoline)

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 5000-Watt Portable Generator
Yes

3.4 gallons

Yes

5.7 gallons

Suggested Tank Size (Propane)

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 5000-Watt Portable Generator
Yes

20 pound

No

Runtime (Gasoline)

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 5000-Watt Portable Generator
Yes

9 hour

Yes

9 hours

Runtime (Propane)

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 5000-Watt Portable Generator
Yes

10.5 hour

No

Low Oil Shut-Off

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 5000-Watt Portable Generator
Yes

It shuts down after sensing low oil levels

Yes

Has a low oil shut off sensor

Air Cooled

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 5000-Watt Portable Generator
Yes

It is air cooled since it has got A/C

Yes

It is cooled by air

Engine Capacity

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 5000-Watt Portable Generator
Yes

224 cc

Yes

292cc

Voltmeter

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 5000-Watt Portable Generator
Yes

It has a voltmeter which allows you to monitor power output at a glance

No

Noise Level (dBA)

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 5000-Watt Portable Generator
Yes

68 dB from 23 feet

Yes

74dba from 23ft

Multi-Purpose

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 5000-Watt Portable Generator
Yes

It is multipurpose since it is able to perform multiple tasks- used at job sites, recreation, for emergency use

Yes

It is multi-purpose since it can run multiple power tool at the same time

Heavy Duty

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 5000-Watt Portable Generator
Yes

It is a heavy duty machine- can support lights, power tools, RV A/C units, sump pump

Yes

It is a heavy duty machine since it can provide power for large appliances and small electronics

Solar Generator

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 5000-Watt Portable Generator
No

No

Framed for Durability

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 5000-Watt Portable Generator
Yes

Yes, it is framed for durability

Yes

It is framed for durability

Starting method

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 5000-Watt Portable Generator
Yes

Recoil start method

Yes

Recoil start method

Champion 3500 Watt

DESIGN:

Open Frame

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 5000-Watt Portable Generator
Yes

It has got an open frame with handles for easy transportation

Yes

Yes, it has an open frame

Outlets

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 5000-Watt Portable Generator
Yes

(1)-120V 30A locking outlet,(1)-120V 30A RV outlet and (1)-120V 20A household outlet

Yes

(One)- 120/240V 30A locking outlet and (four)- 120V 20A GFCI outlets

Portable

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 5000-Watt Portable Generator
Yes

It is a portable machine which makes it easy for you to transport it to anywhere you want

Yes

It is a portable device which makes it easy to be transported

Weight

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 5000-Watt Portable Generator
Yes

119 lb

Yes

143.1 lb

Wheel type

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 5000-Watt Portable Generator
No

Yes

NA

Handle style

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 5000-Watt Portable Generator
Yes

It has got two handle making it easy to be carried by two people

Yes

Has foldaway handles and never flat tires which enables you to move your power to where you need it with ease

Warranty

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 5000-Watt Portable Generator
Yes

3 year limited factory warranty

Yes

3 years limited factory warranty

Dimensions (LxWxH, inches)

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 5000-Watt Portable Generator
Yes

26.3" L x 24.8" W x 22.9" H inch

Yes

30.10 x 25.70 x 25.20 inches

Included Accessories

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 5000-Watt Portable Generator
Yes

Oil funnel

Yes

Oil funnel, wheel kit

Champion 5000-Watt Portable Generator

SAFETY:

Low Oil Indicator

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 5000-Watt Portable Generator
Yes

It shuts down automatically indicating low oil levels

Yes

The generator shuts down automatically which indicates low oil levels

Low oil shutdown

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 5000-Watt Portable Generator
Yes

The generator shuts down automatically after sensing that there are low oil levels

Yes

It shuts down when it senses that the oil levels are low

Noise Level

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 5000-Watt Portable Generator
Yes

68 dB

Yes

74dba from 23ft

CONCLUSION

Pros

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 5000-Watt Portable Generator
Yes

• It has got a volt guard which prevents overloads and keeps your valuable equipment safe from voltage spikes. • It comes with a champion support which includes a 3-year limited warranty with free lifetime technical support from dedicated experts. • It can run on either gas or propane right out of the box with included hose which gives you a chance to choose the type of fuel you prefer to use. • It delivers up to 9 hours of power on gas and 10.5 hours on propane hence enabling your essential stay in a good condition

Yes

• Has champion Support Which Includes a 3-year limited warranty with FREE lifetime technical support from dedicated experts. • It is designed with a Volt Guard built-in surge protector which prevents overloads and keeps your equipment safe from spikes in voltage. • It runs up to 9 hours at 50 percent load when tank is full.

Cons

Champion 3500 Watt
Champion 5000-Watt Portable Generator
Yes

• It is extremely noisy noisy during its operations hence causing noise pollution in the surrounding environment. • It is heavy and bulky making it difficult to transport. • It is associated with poor packaging hence being affected by climatic changes during transportation. • It is a potential source of electric shocks if not kept dry hence causing injury.

Yes

• It is noisy during operations. • It does not have an oil in box.

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