LEVOIT LV H132

Score:

3871 points
Vs

Winix 5500 2

Score:

4516 points

summary Review

LEVOIT LV H132 Winix 5500 2
Performance Yes Yes
HEPA Filter Yes Yes
Timer No Yes
Child Lock Function No No
For Large Rooms No No
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 Yes
Filter Replacement Reminder Yes Yes
Traps Allergens Yes Yes
Quiet Operation Yes Yes
Alexa Compatible No No
Washable Pre-Filters No Yes
Easy Filter Replacement Yes Yes
Automatically Detects Airborne Particles No 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 Yes Yes
Controls and Modes Yes Yes

COMPARISON – LEVOIT LV H132 VS Winix 5500 2

Performance

LEVOIT LV H132: Works perfectly under a small coverage-area of up-to 129sq.ft . LEVOIT LV-H132 is a high-performance device that uses 3-stages of filtration to remove 99.97% of dust, pollen, smoke, odor, mold-spores and pet dander coupled with filtering particles as small as 0.3-microns and larger-particles coupled with filtering air pollution up to PM-2.5.

Winix 5500 2: Room coverage is 360 Sq.ft - suitable for medium sized rooms. It uses a Smart Sensor Gauge and Auto mode to automatically adjust fan speed to offer you with thorough air filtration. It gets rid of bacteria, VOCs, Odors and Gases using its Plasma Wave Technology without emitting harmful ozone.

Yes / No

LEVOIT LV H132
Winix 5500 2

HEPA Filter

LEVOIT LV H132: Is equipped with a TrueHEPA filter that helps to get rid of common allergy triggers including dust mites, pollen, mold, pet-dander and other large particles up to 0.3-microns in diameter.

Winix 5500 2: It uses a True HEPA Filter, Odor Reducing Carbon Filter and WINIX PlasmaWave Technology to filter 99.97% of air contaminants. WINIX 5500-2 can capture and remove Pollen, Dust, Some, Pet Dander, Mold Spores, Volatile Organic Compounds, and Household Odors.

Yes / No

LEVOIT LV H132
Winix 5500 2

Timer

Winix 5500 2: The Set and Forget function allows you to time and schedule the machine - you don't have to worry about air quality when you're not at home, the unit's fan speed will automatically adjust to your indoor environment.

Yes / No

LEVOIT LV H132
Winix 5500 2
Winner: Winix 5500 2

Child Lock Function

Yes / No

LEVOIT LV H132
Winix 5500 2

For Large Rooms

Yes / No

LEVOIT LV H132
Winix 5500 2

Removes Cigarette Odor

LEVOIT LV H132: It is equipped with an Activated Carbon Filter that helps to trap and remove tobacco smoke and other lingering odors around your house in less than 30-minutes. So, if you live with smokers under that same roof then this air-purifier will help you to live harmoniously by eliminating any cigarette-odors in just minutes.

Winix 5500 2: Uses its 3 stage air purification system to get rid of Cigarette Odor.The Coated Deodorization Carbon Filter reduces VOCs and household odors from cigarette smoking, cooking, and pet urine.

Yes / No

LEVOIT LV H132
Winix 5500 2

Room Size and Airflow

LEVOIT LV H132: This device is designed to provide clean and purified air within small to medium room-sizes of up to up-to 129sq.ft. It also features an air intake vents on the side (around it) while its air-outlet vents are located at the top which implies that you can place it anywhere within your house.

Winix 5500 2: Room coverage is 360 sq. ft. AHAM Verified & CADR Rating for Dust - 243 sq.ft, for Pollen - 246 Sq.ft, for Smoke - 232 Sq.ft

Yes / No

LEVOIT LV H132
Winix 5500 2

Economical

LEVOIT LV H132: This unit is very economical in terms of operational costs whereby it consumes only 28-Watts of power and approximately 0.015kWh of electricity per hour hence making it very energy efficient but effective . Additionally, its replacement filters are very affordable so as to facilitate for easy maintenance.

Winix 5500 2: The unit is Energy Star Certified - it uses very little power to clean and filter air in your room. Its True HEPA filter & AOC Carbon Filter lasts up to 12 months and the Pre-filter is Permanent.

Yes / No

LEVOIT LV H132
Winix 5500 2

Ideal for Asthmatic People

LEVOIT LV H132: Uses 3-filters to remove 99.97% dust, pollen, smoke, odor, mold spores, and other allergy causing particles up to 0.3-microns and air pollution particles of up to PM-2.5. So, this helps to reduce on asthma triggering allergens.

Winix 5500 2: The True HEPA filter and PlasmaWave Technology work hand-in-hand to break down allergens, odors, indoor pollutants, chemical vapors, dust, dust mites, pet dander and other related air contaminants without emitting harmful ozone - but make it easier for people with Asthma leave comfortably.

Yes / No

LEVOIT LV H132
Winix 5500 2

Fights Germs

LEVOIT LV H132: This unit uses a Fine Preliminary Filter to trap and neutralize airborne germs, bacteria and other dangerous particles within air.

Winix 5500 2: Its PlasmaWave technology creates Hydroxyl to neutralize germs, bacteria, VOCs, gases and odors

Yes / No

LEVOIT LV H132
Winix 5500 2

Eliminates Dust Mites

LEVOIT LV H132: It uses a True HEPA Filter to eliminate dust, mites and other large particles within your home. Additionally, the Fine Preliminary Filter will help to neutralize air-dust in-order to improve on air quality within your room.

Winix 5500 2: These will be captured and eliminated by the True HEPA Filter because Dust mites are very small in size - about 0.3 microns in size, the Pre-filter can't eliminate them - though the fan will capture them and lead them to the TRUE HEPA filter.

Yes / No

LEVOIT LV H132
Winix 5500 2

Removes Pet Dander

LEVOIT LV H132: This device uses a Preliminary Filter to trap and neutralize pet-dander and other airborne bacteria in-order to keep your house smelling fresh and clean even if you’re living with several pets within your home. This actually makes the air-purifier a perfect choice for pet-lovers.

Winix 5500 2: The True HEPA filters will capture 99.97 of all airborne particles including pet dander that comes from your pets. The unit will release filtered safe air via the top vent.

Yes / No

LEVOIT LV H132
Winix 5500 2

Gets Rid of Pollen

LEVOIT LV H132: The unit uses a high-performance true HEPA filter that traps and eliminates over 99.97% of pollen, airborne dust and any other tiny-particles that move around your house. So, with this air-purifier you won't have to worry about any pollen growing within your house.

Winix 5500 2: Since pollen is too small to be removed by the Pre-filter and Carbon Filter - It is the True HEPA Filter that will get rid of pollen thus save you from pollen related allergies like flu, sneezing and blocked nose.

Yes / No

LEVOIT LV H132
Winix 5500 2

Removes Smoke

LEVOIT LV H132: This device uses a high-performance true HEPA filter that traps and eliminates over 99.97% of pollen, airborne dust and any other tiny-particles that move around your house. So, with this air-purifier you won't have to worry about any pollen growing within your house.

Winix 5500 2: Does not matter if the smoke is from the kitchen, cigarette or wild fire - Winix 5500-2's True HEPA Filter will trap and remove 99.97% of smoke.

Yes / No

LEVOIT LV H132
Winix 5500 2

Removes Mold

LEVOIT LV H132: This unit uses a Fine Preliminary Filter and True HEPA Filter to remove mold, fungi and other airborne particles within your home-environment so as to provide you with fresh and clean breathable air.

Winix 5500 2: Can remove mold using its powerful True HEPA system.

Yes / No

LEVOIT LV H132
Winix 5500 2

Affordable

LEVOIT LV H132: Is more affordable compared to most air-purifiers on the market. Buying two of these units can actually be cheaper than buying one advanced air-purifier for use in larger rooms of your home.

Winix 5500 2: Yes, it is one of the best affordable air purifiers on the market.

Yes / No

LEVOIT LV H132
Winix 5500 2

Filter Replacement Reminder

LEVOIT LV H132: Features a filter replacement indicator that lets you when its time to change the filters in-order to optimize performance. However, after changing the filters you will need to press the filter reset button by holding it for 3-seconds in-order to stop it from blinking.

Winix 5500 2: Has a filter replacement reminder which notifies you when its time to replace air filters.

Yes / No

LEVOIT LV H132
Winix 5500 2

Traps Allergens

LEVOIT LV H132: It uses a pre-filter to trap and neutralize all types of allergens which include; bacteria, pet dander, mold and fungi so as to improve on air quality within your home. The pre-filter prolongs the lifetime of the HEPA filter by eliminating most large particles before air enter the HEPA filter.

Winix 5500 2: The TrueHEPA filter traps 99.97% of Allergens that could make you sick thus make the environment you leave in safe.

Yes / No

LEVOIT LV H132
Winix 5500 2

Quiet Operation

LEVOIT LV H132: This air-purifier produces low noise whereby its lowest setting produces less than 43dB which makes it very quiet and perfect for use in bedrooms and reading rooms where optimum silence is required. On the other hand, the medium and high fan settings also don’t produce a loud noise .

Winix 5500 2: The unit operates quietly while in auto mode - so you won't lose your sleep

Yes / No

LEVOIT LV H132
Winix 5500 2

Alexa Compatible

Yes / No

LEVOIT LV H132
Winix 5500 2

Washable Pre-Filters

Winix 5500 2: Uses Washable Advanced Odor Control carbon filters which should be cleaned every after 14 days; these pre-filters are permanent.

Yes / No

LEVOIT LV H132
Winix 5500 2
Winner: Winix 5500 2

Easy Filter Replacement

LEVOIT LV H132: This unit features a removable bottom-lid that facilitates for quick and easy replacement of filters. In fact, all its filters a replaceable after 6 to 9 months or on the air quality in your area but you should remember to put back the lid after replacing the filters because it won’t operate without the lid perfectly secured.

Winix 5500 2: All you have to do is to turn off the air filter before removing filters (this is a safety precaution). After that - remove the front panel by pushing its upper edge and slowly pull forward. Then press the Pre-filter near the top of the filter, release and remove.

Yes / No

LEVOIT LV H132
Winix 5500 2

Automatically Detects Airborne Particles

Winix 5500 2: Has SmartSensors that monitor air quality 24/7. So the moment contaminants get into the air you breathe, the unit will automatically increase fan speed to capture allergens, pollen, dust, pet dander, dust mites, Odor, Vocs and Germs.

Yes / No

LEVOIT LV H132
Winix 5500 2
Winner: Winix 5500 2

Remote Control

Winix 5500 2: You can easily control Winix unit from the comfort of your couch. Things you can do with this remote control include; turning ON/OFF the unit, Enable Auto Mode and Increase Fan Speed.

Yes / No

LEVOIT LV H132
Winix 5500 2
Winner: Winix 5500 2

Wattage

LEVOIT LV H132: This air purifier consumes only 28-Watts of power when operating to the highest-setting. In fact this device uses only 0.015kWh of electricity per hour and this helps to save you a lot of money electricity bills monthly and annually.

Winix 5500 2: 70 Watts, Power Voltage - AC120V/60Hz

Yes / No

LEVOIT LV H132
Winix 5500 2

Energy Star

LEVOIT LV H132: This unit is Energy star certified whereby it uses only 28-watts of power which implies that it consumes less energy even when performing at optimum-levels thus saving you a lot of money on electricity bills annually.

Winix 5500 2: Yes it is energy star certified

Yes / No

LEVOIT LV H132
Winix 5500 2

Size and Appearance

LEVOIT LV H132: This is a very compact device with only 12.6 inches high and 7.5 inches in diameter coupled with a weight of only 6.5-pounds. However, its recommended to place this unit anywhere you wish as long as it’s at least 15-inches away from any obstacles

Winix 5500 2: Dimension - 14.9 in(W) x 7.8 in(D) x 23.6 in(H) / Weight - 17.6 lbs

Yes / No

LEVOIT LV H132
Winix 5500 2

Filter Life - based on use

LEVOIT LV H132: All the 3-filters in this device should be replaced every 6-months or depending air-quality within your area.

Winix 5500 2: Both the Carbon filter and True HEPA filter last up to 12 months.

Yes / No

LEVOIT LV H132
Winix 5500 2

Sleep mode

LEVOIT LV H132: It features a sleep-mode that works along with the nightlight-function in-order to cleanup your air while lighting up your path. Additionally, this mode makes the unit very quiet while under operation thus making it perfect for use in the bedroom

Winix 5500 2: You can easily press the Mode button on the control panel to select Sleep mode. You will see a LED ''Sleep'' light indicating Sleep mode is activated.

Yes / No

LEVOIT LV H132
Winix 5500 2

OZONE free

LEVOIT LV H132: This unit is 100% ozone free whereby it does not use UV or ions that tend to produce trace amounts of measurable ozone which is a harmful air pollutant

Winix 5500 2: Yes, it does not emit off bad gases.

Yes / No

LEVOIT LV H132
Winix 5500 2

Controls and Modes

LEVOIT LV H132: It features a variety of controls which include; a power button, a button to select between the 3 fan-speeds, a button to turn the LED nightlight on and off and a light that indicates when the filter needs to be changed.

Winix 5500 2: (1) Auto Mode - enables auto operation based on the unit's air quality Smart Sensors. While in Auto Mode, fan speed is automatically adjusted basing on air quality indoors. (2) Sleep Mode - once it's in the sleep mode, the Air Quality Indicator LED light is disabled and the fan speed is automatically set to LOW. But you can change fan speed manually by pressing the Fan Speed Button.

Yes / No

LEVOIT LV H132
Winix 5500 2

Overall Winner

Winix 5500 2

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