CATEGORY : Portable Generators For House

DuroMax XP12000HX VS. Briggs and Stratton 30708 5750w

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9.4
Winner:

DuroMax XP12000HX

Reasons to buy DuroMax XP12000HX:

  • button icon It runs on gas or propane
  • button icon Digital command center
  • button icon Just push a button to start.
  • button icon It is equipped with co-alert
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Runners Up:

Briggs and Stratton 30708 5750w

Reasons to buy Briggs and Stratton 30708 5750w :

  • button icon Built with a multi featured control panel
  • button icon Lasting operation with 11.5 hours of run time on a 50% load
  • button icon Up to 7185 of starting watts and 5750 watts of running watts
  • button icon Simple recoil starting system
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summary Review:

PERFORMANCE:
WINNER :

DuroMax XP12000HX

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

DuroMax XP12000HX

  • Dimensions (LxWxH, inches)
SAFETY:
DRAW :
CONCLUSION
DRAW :
Comparison Winner
DuroMax XP12000HX

Reasons why we like it:

  • Electric Start
  • Dual Fuel
  • Suggested Tank Size (Propane)
  • Runtime (Propane)
  • Voltmeter
  • Dimensions (LxWxH, inches)
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COMPARISON – DuroMax XP12000HX VS. Briggs and Stratton 30708 5750w

PERFORMANCE:

Portable

DuroMax XP12000HX
Briggs and Stratton 30708 5750w
Yes

This unit provides the power normally found in stationary home standby generators but in a more affordable, portable package

Yes

Yes this generator is portable – wheels and handles enhance its portability from place to place

Starting Watts

DuroMax XP12000HX
Briggs and Stratton 30708 5750w
Yes

It runs on gasoline or propane. Gasoline starting watts 12000 while on propane the starting watts are 11400.

Yes

7185 watts – powerful wattage

Running Stats

DuroMax XP12000HX
Briggs and Stratton 30708 5750w
Yes

It runs on gasoline or propane. Gasoline running watts are 9500 while on propane the generator runs on 9025 watts.

Yes

5750 watts – can run large motor driven appliances and tools at ago

RV Ready

DuroMax XP12000HX
Briggs and Stratton 30708 5750w
Yes

It is RV Ready

Yes

Has 10 a fold up handle and 10 inch never go flat wheels – RV ready

Gas Powered

DuroMax XP12000HX
Briggs and Stratton 30708 5750w
Yes

The 8.3 gallon gas tank is a very convenient size and will provide 8.83 hours runtime at 50% load, a little over 1 GPH.

Yes

Uses gasoline

Run Time on Full Tank

DuroMax XP12000HX
Briggs and Stratton 30708 5750w
Yes

The 8.3 gallon gas tank is a very convenient size and will provide 8.83 hours runtime at 50% load, a little over 1 GPH.

Yes

N/A

Recoil Start

DuroMax XP12000HX
Briggs and Stratton 30708 5750w
Yes

It recoils to start as an optional method.

Yes

Recoil starting system

Electric Start

DuroMax XP12000HX
Briggs and Stratton 30708 5750w
Yes

Features a user-friendly keyed electric start

No

Dual Fuel

DuroMax XP12000HX
Briggs and Stratton 30708 5750w
Yes

It is a dual fuel

No

FUEL TYPE

DuroMax XP12000HX
Briggs and Stratton 30708 5750w
Yes

GASOLINE / PROPANE

Yes

Gasoline

AMPERAGE

DuroMax XP12000HX
Briggs and Stratton 30708 5750w
Yes

79.17A / 39.58A

Yes

Runs on 59.9/29.9 amperage

VOLTAGE

DuroMax XP12000HX
Briggs and Stratton 30708 5750w
Yes

120V / 240VAC

Yes

AC - 120/240V 60 Hz – includes an automated voltage regulation

FREQUENCY

DuroMax XP12000HX
Briggs and Stratton 30708 5750w
Yes

60 Hz

Yes

N/A

HORSEPOWER

DuroMax XP12000HX
Briggs and Stratton 30708 5750w
Yes

18HP

Yes

N/A

ENGINE TYPE

DuroMax XP12000HX
Briggs and Stratton 30708 5750w
Yes

4-Cycle Air-Cooled Spark-Ignition

Yes

389cc OHV engine type

ENGINE SPEED

DuroMax XP12000HX
Briggs and Stratton 30708 5750w
Yes

3600 rpm

Yes

N/A

CARB Compliant

DuroMax XP12000HX
Briggs and Stratton 30708 5750w
Yes

All DuroMax generators are both approved by the EPA (Environmental Protection Agency) and CARB (California Air Resources Board) and follow strict guidelines to ensure our generators are as environmentally friendly as possible.

Yes

N/A

CSA Certified

DuroMax XP12000HX
Briggs and Stratton 30708 5750w
No

Yes

N/A

EPA Certified

DuroMax XP12000HX
Briggs and Stratton 30708 5750w
Yes

This unit is both EPA and CARB-approved for operation in all 50 states.

Yes

N/A

Cold Start Technology

DuroMax XP12000HX
Briggs and Stratton 30708 5750w
No

Yes

N/A

Easy to Start

DuroMax XP12000HX
Briggs and Stratton 30708 5750w
Yes

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

Yes

Uses a traditional pull to start mechanism – easy to start

Fuel Tank Capacity (Gasoline)

DuroMax XP12000HX
Briggs and Stratton 30708 5750w
Yes

8.3 gal

Yes

Large 7.5 gallons – metallic tank capacity. Provides long hours of run time

Suggested Tank Size (Propane)

DuroMax XP12000HX
Briggs and Stratton 30708 5750w
Yes

40 lbs

No

Runtime (Gasoline)

DuroMax XP12000HX
Briggs and Stratton 30708 5750w
Yes

8.83 hrs

Yes

Spends 11.5 hours at 1/2 load – enough lighting and connection during power shortage

Runtime (Propane)

DuroMax XP12000HX
Briggs and Stratton 30708 5750w
Yes

7.2 hrs

No

Low Oil Shut-Off

DuroMax XP12000HX
Briggs and Stratton 30708 5750w
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 built with low oil shut down. Includes built in fuel gauge and circuit breaker

Air Cooled

DuroMax XP12000HX
Briggs and Stratton 30708 5750w
Yes

The engine can be air cooled.

Yes

N/A

Engine Capacity

DuroMax XP12000HX
Briggs and Stratton 30708 5750w
Yes

460 cc

Yes

389 cc OHV – powerful engine capacity

Voltmeter

DuroMax XP12000HX
Briggs and Stratton 30708 5750w
Yes

The digital multimeter displays voltage, frequency, total hours run, and hours until the recommended maintenance.

No

Noise Level (dBA)

DuroMax XP12000HX
Briggs and Stratton 30708 5750w
Yes

74 dB

Yes

N/A

Multi-Purpose

DuroMax XP12000HX
Briggs and Stratton 30708 5750w
Yes

With a 460cc OHV DuroMax Engine, this workhorse is PERFECT for HOME BACKUP and can power most household essentials such as lights, appliances, and even central A/C systems during any power outage, storm, or emergency event.

Yes

Generator is multipurpose – can cool foods, light the house and others connect devices

Heavy Duty

DuroMax XP12000HX
Briggs and Stratton 30708 5750w
Yes

This generator has one 120/240V 50A heavy duty outlet.

Yes

Can perform heavy duties – provides lighting to homes, offices, camps and tailgating

Solar Generator

DuroMax XP12000HX
Briggs and Stratton 30708 5750w
No

No

Framed for Durability

DuroMax XP12000HX
Briggs and Stratton 30708 5750w
Yes

This generator is made of a metallic frame which is very durable.

Yes

Yes, it has been bonded to frame for durability

Starting method

DuroMax XP12000HX
Briggs and Stratton 30708 5750w
Yes

Push button

Yes

Recoil start

DuroMax XP12000HX

DESIGN:

Open Frame

DuroMax XP12000HX
Briggs and Stratton 30708 5750w
Yes

This generator is an open frame generator

Yes

Created as an open frame

Outlets

DuroMax XP12000HX
Briggs and Stratton 30708 5750w
Yes

The fully loaded power panel includes four 120V GFCI household outlets, one 120V 30AMP outlet, one 120/240V 30AMP twist-lock outlet, and a heavy-duty 120/240V 50AMP outlet making it transfer switch ready!

Yes

Features 4 household GFCI 120 V outlets and 1 120/240 V. Use the 30 A locking outlet for any portable needs. Rubber outlet covers guard against elements

Portable

DuroMax XP12000HX
Briggs and Stratton 30708 5750w
Yes

This unit provides the power normally found in stationary home standby generators but in a more affordable, portable package

Yes

Easy to shift to a different location

Weight

DuroMax XP12000HX
Briggs and Stratton 30708 5750w
Yes

222 pounds

Yes

200 pounds

Wheel type

DuroMax XP12000HX
Briggs and Stratton 30708 5750w
Yes

It has solid fill-wheels

Yes

Solid never go flat wheels. Easily maneuvers over multiple surfaces

Handle style

DuroMax XP12000HX
Briggs and Stratton 30708 5750w
Yes

Fold-able handles – make it easy to transport

Yes

Fold up handle style. helps in traveling and storage

Warranty

DuroMax XP12000HX
Briggs and Stratton 30708 5750w
Yes

The DuroMax XP12000HX is covered under a warranty for up to 3 years. This warranty may be limited and may not cover all parts of the generator.

Yes

2 years – effective on purchase

Dimensions (LxWxH, inches)

DuroMax XP12000HX
Briggs and Stratton 30708 5750w
Yes

30 x 29 x 26 inches

No

Included Accessories

DuroMax XP12000HX
Briggs and Stratton 30708 5750w
Yes

• oil funnel • spark plug wrench • tool set • wheel and handle kit • propane regulator

Yes

Rubber outlet covers and oil

DuroMax XP12000HX

SAFETY:

Low Oil Indicator

DuroMax XP12000HX
Briggs and Stratton 30708 5750w
Yes

It has a low oil indicator that only lights hen the oil is low.

Yes

Shuts down when oil level is low

Low oil shutdown

DuroMax XP12000HX
Briggs and Stratton 30708 5750w
Yes

Low Oil Shutoff – Protects your investment by automatically shutting the generator off when it senses that the oil is low.

Yes

Low oil and overload protection. Turns off generator on low oil and overload

Noise Level

DuroMax XP12000HX
Briggs and Stratton 30708 5750w
Yes

74 dB

Yes

N/A

CONCLUSION

Pros

DuroMax XP12000HX
Briggs and Stratton 30708 5750w
Yes

• Push button to start. • Has a low oil indicator. • It has a low oil shutdown. • It is easy to transport. • It is portable. • It is framed for durability. • It is very quiet. • It has a strong engine. • It is easy to start. • It is a dual fuel generator.

Yes

• Built with a circuit breaker for protection • Will spend up to 11.5 hours on a 1/2 load • 10 inches never go flat wheels • Created with an open frame • An instant built in overload protection • Handles Fold once placed on the ground • An automatic oil shut off function • Comes with a spark arrestor – suitable for use in forested areas • Makes use of 7185 watts and 5750 watts for start and running • Includes an automated voltage regulation • High quality metallic fuel tank – 7.5 gallons of fuel • Up to 2 years of warranty • Compact size for simple storage - 29 x 26 x 29 inches • Portable to transport to different location • Has a power surge alternator for large motor driven appliances • Delivers a 120240 Voltage run using gasoline • Easily connects to breaker boxes in homes • Comes with data center on control panel • Rubber outlet covers – protects against elements • Keeps your food cold, lights on and family connected during power blackout • No loud noises during run time • Affordable to purchase and maintain • Comes with easy owner’s manual • Has 4 GFCI 120V household outlets, one 120/240V and 30A locking outlet

Cons

DuroMax XP12000HX
Briggs and Stratton 30708 5750w
Yes

It is not a solar generator It is not CSA Certified

Yes

• Does not have an electric start option • Not complaint to EPA and CARB • Cannot be run using solar • No dual fuel option – doesn’t use propane • Engine cannot be air cooled • Only one color option – black • Heavy to lift in high surfaces like cars and stairs

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