CATEGORY : Portable Generators For House

DuroMax XP12000EH VS. DuroMax XP4850EH

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DuroMax XP12000EH

Reasons to buy DuroMax XP12000EH:

  • button icon Ideal for House, Camping, Parties and Rv
  • button icon Unique MX2 switch, which doubles your 120-volt amperage for heavy loads.
  • button icon Can run on Propane or Gasoline.
  • button icon It has got a powerful Duromax engine.
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DuroMax XP4850EH

Reasons to buy DuroMax XP4850EH :

  • button icon POWERFUL DUROMAX ENGINE
  • button icon Runs on Propane or Gasoline
  • button icon Maximum power from each of the 120 Volt receptacles
  • button icon Good quality. works as intended
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PERFORMANCE:
WINNER :

DuroMax XP12000EH

  • Recoil Start
DESIGN:
DRAW :
SAFETY:
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CONCLUSION
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Comparison Winner
DuroMax XP12000EH

Reasons why we like it:

  • Recoil Start
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COMPARISON – DuroMax XP12000EH VS. DuroMax XP4850EH

PERFORMANCE:

Portable

DuroMax XP12000EH
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

Yes it is a portable generator

Yes

Yes this generator is portable

Starting Watts

DuroMax XP12000EH
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

12,000 Watts

Yes

4850 watts

Running Stats

DuroMax XP12000EH
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

9,500 Watts

Yes

3850 watts

RV Ready

DuroMax XP12000EH
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

With its fordable handles, wheels and various outlets - this model is RV ready

Yes

It is RV Ready - portable design, can move anywhere.

Gas Powered

DuroMax XP12000EH
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

Gas powered

Yes

Its gas or propane powered generator.

Run Time on Full Tank

DuroMax XP12000EH
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

8.83 hours(gasoline) and 7.2hours(propane)

Yes

10.42 Hours On Gasoline and 8 hours on Propane

Recoil Start

DuroMax XP12000EH
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

You can manually start or pull start the engine using a rope start.

No

Electric Start

DuroMax XP12000EH
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

Features a user-friendly keyed electric start

Yes

Features a user-friendly keyed electric start

Dual Fuel

DuroMax XP12000EH
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

Uses Propane & Gasoline

Yes

It uses gas and propane.- can more than double your generator’s run time

FUEL TYPE

DuroMax XP12000EH
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

GASOLINE / PROPANE

Yes

Gasoline / Propane. You can use any of those.

AMPERAGE

DuroMax XP12000EH
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

39.6A/79.2A

Yes

32.08A / 16.04A

VOLTAGE

DuroMax XP12000EH
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

120V / 240VAC & 12VDC

Yes

120V/ 240VAC and 12VDC

FREQUENCY

DuroMax XP12000EH
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

60Hz

Yes

60Hz

HORSEPOWER

DuroMax XP12000EH
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

18HP

Yes

7HP

ENGINE TYPE

DuroMax XP12000EH
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

4-CYCLE AIR-COOLED SPARK-IGNITION

Yes

212cc

ENGINE SPEED

DuroMax XP12000EH
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

3600RPM

Yes

3600 RPM

CARB Compliant

DuroMax XP12000EH
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

Yes, it’s CARB Compliant

Yes

it’s CARB Compliant

CSA Certified

DuroMax XP12000EH
DuroMax XP4850EH
No

No

EPA Certified

DuroMax XP12000EH
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

Yes It is EPA certified

Yes

its EPA certified

Cold Start Technology

DuroMax XP12000EH
DuroMax XP4850EH
No

No

Easy to Start

DuroMax XP12000EH
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

It’s easy to start. Electric Start - no manual work required

Yes

It’s so easy to start and no need of using energy

Fuel Tank Capacity (Gasoline)

DuroMax XP12000EH
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

8.3 Gallons

Yes

3.96 GALLONS

Suggested Tank Size (Propane)

DuroMax XP12000EH
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

40 GALLONS

Yes

20 Gallons

Runtime (Gasoline)

DuroMax XP12000EH
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

8.83 HOURS

Yes

10.42 Hours

Runtime (Propane)

DuroMax XP12000EH
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

7.2 HOURS

Yes

8.92 Hours

Low Oil Shut-Off

DuroMax XP12000EH
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

Yes it has a low oil shut-off – Which Protects your generator by automatically shutting it off when it senses that the oil is low.

Yes

It is designed with a low oil shut –off sensor to protect the motor

Air Cooled

DuroMax XP12000EH
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

Yes it can be cooled by air

Yes

This generator can be cooled by air

Engine Capacity

DuroMax XP12000EH
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

457 cc

Yes

208cc

Voltmeter

DuroMax XP12000EH
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

It is 12000eh voltmeter

Yes

It's available

Noise Level (dBA)

DuroMax XP12000EH
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

It’s at 74Db at 1/4 load - With an oversized noise reducing muffler with a built-in spark arrestor which enables smooth and quiet operation.

Yes

It's 69 dB and measured from 7 meters

Multi-Purpose

DuroMax XP12000EH
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

Yes its multi-purpose. For house , parties , RV, camping

Yes

It's multi-purpose.-used for camping, RV

Heavy Duty

DuroMax XP12000EH
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

It performs heavy duties – Can be used as back-up for house, can also be used on parties.

Yes

It performs heavy duties, _can handle heavy loads from lights, and high amperage power tools.

Solar Generator

DuroMax XP12000EH
DuroMax XP4850EH
No

No

Framed for Durability

DuroMax XP12000EH
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

Yes its framed

Yes

Yes it has a frame

Starting method

DuroMax XP12000EH
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

ELECTRIC / RECOIL

Yes

Electrical Start

DuroMax XP12000EH

DESIGN:

Open Frame

DuroMax XP12000EH
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

Yes it has got an open frame

Yes

its frame is open

Outlets

DuroMax XP12000EH
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

(Two) - 120V 20A GFCI Outlet, (One) - 120V 30A Twist Lock, (One) - 120/240V 30A Twist Lock, (One) - 120/240V 50A Heavy Duty Outlet.

Yes

(2) 120V household GFCI outlets and (1) 120/240V 30A twist lock outlet.

Portable

DuroMax XP12000EH
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

You can transport it anywhere

Yes

You can move it to anywhere

Weight

DuroMax XP12000EH
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

260LBS

Yes

125lbs

Wheel type

DuroMax XP12000EH
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

It has solid fill-wheels

Yes

Solid fill-wheels

Handle style

DuroMax XP12000EH
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

Fold-able handles – make it easy to transport

Yes

Fold-able handles – for easy transportation

Warranty

DuroMax XP12000EH
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

3 years

Yes

3-years

Dimensions (LxWxH, inches)

DuroMax XP12000EH
DuroMax XP4850EH
No

No

Included Accessories

DuroMax XP12000EH
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

Oil Funnel, Spark Plug Wrench, Tool Set, Wheel & Handle Kit, DC Charging Cables and Owner's Manual

Yes

Oil Funnel, Spark Plug Wrench, Tool Set, Wheel & Handle Kit, DC Charging Cables plus Owner's Manual

SAFETY:

Low Oil Indicator

DuroMax XP12000EH
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

The generator shuts down indicating low oil level

Yes

The generator goes off indicating low oil levels

Low oil shutdown

DuroMax XP12000EH
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

Yes the generator shuts down in case the oil level is low

Yes

The generator automatically shuts off when it senses that the oil level is too low

Noise Level

DuroMax XP12000EH
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

74dB

Yes

69 dB

CONCLUSION

Pros

DuroMax XP12000EH
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

• Affordable and versatile than a standby generator while still holding enough power for running household appliances. • Great for keeping the essential electronics running at home and • Suitable as a work site generator. • The installation process of the generator is easier and also more affordable. • Portable. • Its covered by a 3 –year factory warranty. • Its engine is powerful.

Yes

• The generator comes in solid steel frame which gives a longer running time without requiring heavy maintenance_ making it less costly. • It supplies sufficient power to bigger households and job site appliances since it has 4850 surge watts and 3850 running watts. • Has an electric starter so you do not need to do the time consuming gruesome recoil start every time you want to use the machine.

Cons

DuroMax XP12000EH
DuroMax XP4850EH
Yes

• The engine produces a dangerous chemical which causes cancer, birth defects or other reproductive harm. • Incase Gasoline is ignited, a person maybe burnt or injured since Gasoline is highly flammable and explosive. • Exhaust contains poisonous carbon monoxide gas that can build up to dangerous levels in closed areas hence breathing it can cause unconsciousness or death. • Improper connection to a building can allow electrical current to back feed into utility lines creating an electrocution hazard. • The generator is potential source of electrical shock if not kept dry. • The generator makes a lot of noise hence ending up polluting the environment.

Yes

• Its costs are high (dual fuel) compared to traditional engines- usually 15-30% high. • Incase Gasoline is ignited, a person maybe burnt or injured because Gasoline is highly flammable and explosive. • The generator is a potential source of electrical shock incase it’s not kept dry.

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