CATEGORY : Portable Generators For House

Westinghouse WGen9500 VS. Champion 1200 Watt Portable Generator

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Westinghouse WGen9500

Reasons to buy Westinghouse WGen9500:

  • button icon Has a remote start key fob which enables you to start your generator from up to 109 yards away.
  • button icon Has 9500 running watts and 12500 starting watts which makes it a strong device.
  • button icon It is easy to maintain
  • button icon Has a transfer switch which allows you to power all your necessities when you need them most.
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Champion 1200 Watt Portable Generator

Reasons to buy Champion 1200 Watt Portable Generator :

  • button icon Has got plenty of power
  • button icon Has 3 year limited factory warranty
  • button icon Has good power out put
  • button icon It is multipurpose _ hunting, boating, family vacation, weekend trips.
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summary Review:

PERFORMANCE:
WINNER :

Champion 1200 Watt Portable Generator

  • Run Time on Full Tank
  • Dual Fuel
  • HORSEPOWER
  • Voltmeter
DESIGN:
WINNER :

Westinghouse WGen9500

  • Wheel type
  • Dimensions (LxWxH, inches)
SAFETY:
DRAW :
CONCLUSION
DRAW :

COMPARISON – Westinghouse WGen9500 VS. Champion 1200 Watt Portable Generator

PERFORMANCE:

Portable

Westinghouse WGen9500
Champion 1200 Watt Portable Generator
Yes

It is a portable device

Yes

It is a portable machine

Starting Watts

Westinghouse WGen9500
Champion 1200 Watt Portable Generator
Yes

12500 watts

Yes

1500 watts

Running Stats

Westinghouse WGen9500
Champion 1200 Watt Portable Generator
Yes

9500 watts

Yes

1200 watts

RV Ready

Westinghouse WGen9500
Champion 1200 Watt Portable Generator
Yes

Ready

Yes

RV is ready

Gas Powered

Westinghouse WGen9500
Champion 1200 Watt Portable Generator
Yes

Yes, it is gas powered

Yes

It is a gas powered machine

Run Time on Full Tank

Westinghouse WGen9500
Champion 1200 Watt Portable Generator
No

Yes

10 hours

Recoil Start

Westinghouse WGen9500
Champion 1200 Watt Portable Generator
Yes

Recoil start is optional

Yes

Yes, you just need to pull the provided area and the generator goes on

Electric Start

Westinghouse WGen9500
Champion 1200 Watt Portable Generator
Yes

It can be electric started thou it is optional

No

Dual Fuel

Westinghouse WGen9500
Champion 1200 Watt Portable Generator
No

Yes

It uses only gas

FUEL TYPE

Westinghouse WGen9500
Champion 1200 Watt Portable Generator
Yes

Gasoline

Yes

Gasoline

AMPERAGE

Westinghouse WGen9500
Champion 1200 Watt Portable Generator
Yes

36 Amps @ 240V 79 Amps @120V (running Amp)_ 52 Amps @ 240V 104 Amps @120V (starting Amp)

Yes

10.0A

VOLTAGE

Westinghouse WGen9500
Champion 1200 Watt Portable Generator
Yes

120 / 240 volts

Yes

120 volts

FREQUENCY

Westinghouse WGen9500
Champion 1200 Watt Portable Generator
Yes

60 Hz

Yes

60Hz

HORSEPOWER

Westinghouse WGen9500
Champion 1200 Watt Portable Generator
No

Yes

2.7 HP

ENGINE TYPE

Westinghouse WGen9500
Champion 1200 Watt Portable Generator
Yes

OHV 4-Stroke

Yes

4-stroke

ENGINE SPEED

Westinghouse WGen9500
Champion 1200 Watt Portable Generator
Yes

3600 RPM

Yes

3600RPM

CARB Compliant

Westinghouse WGen9500
Champion 1200 Watt Portable Generator
Yes

It is CARB complaint

Yes

It is CARB complaint

CSA Certified

Westinghouse WGen9500
Champion 1200 Watt Portable Generator
No

No

EPA Certified

Westinghouse WGen9500
Champion 1200 Watt Portable Generator
Yes

It is EPA certified

Yes

It is certified by EPA

Cold Start Technology

Westinghouse WGen9500
Champion 1200 Watt Portable Generator
Yes

Uses cold start technology for quick and easy start in cold weather

Yes

Yes, it uses cold start technology in order to ensure quick start in cold weather

Easy to Start

Westinghouse WGen9500
Champion 1200 Watt Portable Generator
Yes

It is easy to start since it has three alternatives from which you can choose one to use

No

Fuel Tank Capacity (Gasoline)

Westinghouse WGen9500
Champion 1200 Watt Portable Generator
Yes

6.6 gallons

Yes

1.9 gallons

Suggested Tank Size (Propane)

Westinghouse WGen9500
Champion 1200 Watt Portable Generator
No

No

Runtime (Gasoline)

Westinghouse WGen9500
Champion 1200 Watt Portable Generator
Yes

17.5 hours with remote and electric start

Yes

11.0 hours

Runtime (Propane)

Westinghouse WGen9500
Champion 1200 Watt Portable Generator
No

No

Low Oil Shut-Off

Westinghouse WGen9500
Champion 1200 Watt Portable Generator
Yes

Has a low oil shut off sensor which protects the engine from damage by turning the generator off when it detects low oil levels

Yes

Yes, the machine shuts down after sensing that the oil levels are low

Air Cooled

Westinghouse WGen9500
Champion 1200 Watt Portable Generator
Yes

It is air cooled

Yes

Yes, it is an air cooled machine

Engine Capacity

Westinghouse WGen9500
Champion 1200 Watt Portable Generator
Yes

457cc

Yes

80 cc

Voltmeter

Westinghouse WGen9500
Champion 1200 Watt Portable Generator
No

Yes

Has a voltmeter which allows you to easily monitor power output anytime.

Noise Level (dBA)

Westinghouse WGen9500
Champion 1200 Watt Portable Generator
Yes

73 DBA

Yes

65.0 dB from 23feets

Multi-Purpose

Westinghouse WGen9500
Champion 1200 Watt Portable Generator
Yes

It is multi-purpose since it is able to power up many toots at ago such as lights, A/C and others

Yes

It is multipurpose since it is good for Campsite, Emergency Use, Recreation, Tailgating

Heavy Duty

Westinghouse WGen9500
Champion 1200 Watt Portable Generator
Yes

It is a heavy duty machine since it can power up all your home essentials when you need it

Yes

It is a heavy duty machine since it can be used for charging the battery, Lights, Mobile Devices, Small Appliances and Small Electronics

Solar Generator

Westinghouse WGen9500
Champion 1200 Watt Portable Generator
No

No

Framed for Durability

Westinghouse WGen9500
Champion 1200 Watt Portable Generator
Yes

It is framed for durability

Yes

Available

Starting method

Westinghouse WGen9500
Champion 1200 Watt Portable Generator
Yes

Electric / recoil start method / remote

Yes

Recoil start

Champion 1200 Watt Portable Generator

DESIGN:

Open Frame

Westinghouse WGen9500
Champion 1200 Watt Portable Generator
Yes

Has an open frame

Yes

Has an open frame

Outlets

Westinghouse WGen9500
Champion 1200 Watt Portable Generator
Yes

(2) Duplex 120V 20A (5-20R), (1) 120/240V 30A (L14-30R), (1) 120/240V 50A (14-50R) and (2) 5V USB ports

Yes

(one)-120v 20A (5-20R) covered outlet

Portable

Westinghouse WGen9500
Champion 1200 Watt Portable Generator
Yes

It is portable since it is designed with single fold-down handles for easy transportation

Yes

It is a portable device since it has got handles which ease its transportation

Weight

Westinghouse WGen9500
Champion 1200 Watt Portable Generator
Yes

50.00 lbs.

Yes

56.7 lb

Wheel type

Westinghouse WGen9500
Champion 1200 Watt Portable Generator
Yes

10" Solid Wheels

No

Handle style

Westinghouse WGen9500
Champion 1200 Watt Portable Generator
Yes

Has single fold-down handle for its flexible transportation / movement

Yes

It has got to handles which makes it easy to be carried by two people and hence easing its transportation

Warranty

Westinghouse WGen9500
Champion 1200 Watt Portable Generator
Yes

Has 3 year residential warranty with lifetime technical support from the company

Yes

3 years

Dimensions (LxWxH, inches)

Westinghouse WGen9500
Champion 1200 Watt Portable Generator
Yes

31.00 x 21.00 x 23.00 inches

No

Included Accessories

Westinghouse WGen9500
Champion 1200 Watt Portable Generator
Yes

Oil Bottle, an Oil Funnel, Spark Plug Wrench, Battery and a Battery Float Charger

Yes

Oil funnel and a spark plug tool

Westinghouse WGen9500

SAFETY:

Low Oil Indicator

Westinghouse WGen9500
Champion 1200 Watt Portable Generator
Yes

It shuts down automatically indicating low oil levels

Yes

The generator shuts down automatically indicating low oil levels

Low oil shutdown

Westinghouse WGen9500
Champion 1200 Watt Portable Generator
Yes

It shuts down after sensing that the oil levels are low

Yes

It shuts down after sensing that the oil level is low

Noise Level

Westinghouse WGen9500
Champion 1200 Watt Portable Generator
Yes

73 DBA

Yes

65.0 dB from 23feets

CONCLUSION

Pros

Westinghouse WGen9500
Champion 1200 Watt Portable Generator
Yes

Has outlet covers which keeps out moisture and debris if outlets are not in use. It is transfer switch ready where in case of a power outage, you will be easily able to connect it to a breaker box and power your household. Has an Automatic Voltage Regulator (AVR) and Circuit Breaker Protection Which Protects your appliances and equipment from harmful voltage swings and helps to prevent overload to generator.

Yes

• It uses cold start technology which ensures start up in harsh weather conditions. • It is designed for safety with a convenient push-to-reset circuit breaker and a low oil shut-off sensor. • It has a 3-year limited warranty and FREE lifetime technical support.

Cons

Westinghouse WGen9500
Champion 1200 Watt Portable Generator
Yes

It is not good for the powering of sensitive electronic devices because it has a somewhat high THD (<23%)

Yes

• It is not recommended for emergency home backup for powering air conditioners, stoves, furnaces or sump pumps. • It produces noise during operation causing noise pollution. • It does not have wheels which hinders its transportation.

Overall Winner

Draw

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