Winix 5300 2

Score:

4355 points
Vs

LEVOIT LV PUR131

Score:

4516 points

summary Review

Winix 5300 2 LEVOIT LV PUR131
Performance Yes Yes
HEPA Filter Yes Yes
Timer Yes Yes
Child Lock Function No Yes
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 Yes Yes
Easy Filter Replacement Yes Yes
Automatically Detects Airborne Particles Yes Yes
Remote Control No No
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 – Winix 5300 2 VS LEVOIT LV PUR131

Performance

Winix 5300 2: Has room coverage of up to 360 sq. ft (ideal for medium sized rooms). It uses a PlasmaWave technology which works as a permanent filter to safely capture and remove allergens, odor, pollen, pet dander, cigarette smoke, dust, dust mites, mold spores and organic chemicals.

LEVOIT LV PUR131: Is a high-performance air-purifier 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 air-pollution of PM-2.5 - Designed to purify air within medium to large sized rooms of up-to 322sq.ft(30 m²)

Yes / No

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HEPA Filter

Winix 5300 2: It uses a True-HEPA filter which captures up to 99.97% of airborne particles that pollute the air you breath while indoors. This True HEPA filter is in position to trap & remove very small pollutants of about 0.3 microns.

LEVOIT LV PUR131: Uses a true HEPA filter to trap and filter up-to 99.97% of airborne dust, pollen, mites, mold-spores, pet-dander, smoke and other allergens with a diameter of up-to 0.3-microns or less. So, you will be able to receive thoroughly clean air at all times within your home while eliminating airborne diseases.

Yes / No

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Timer

Winix 5300 2: Via the control panel, you will see a Timer button - press this button to select desired length of time. This function enables you to run the unit for a specific period of time in a day. However, you might not be in position to set different operational hours for different days in a week.

LEVOIT LV PUR131: Is equipped with timer that can be set between 1 to 12 hours of operation before the air-purifier shuts-off. This actually makes the air-purifier very convenient to use because you can decide to run it for a specified period of time when you’re at home or not

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Child Lock Function

LEVOIT LV PUR131: The Activated Carbon Filter that helps to trap and remove tobacco smoke/odor and other lingering odors around your house in less than half an hour.

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For Large Rooms

Yes / No

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Removes Cigarette Odor

Winix 5300 2: It will eliminate cigarette odor & smoke using both the PlasmaWave Technology - which works as a molecular level that breaks down odors of all kinds and the True HEPA filter that captures 99.97% of cigarette smoke and other related odors.

LEVOIT LV PUR131: The Activated Carbon Filter that helps to trap and remove tobacco smoke/odor and other lingering odors around your house in less than half an hour. So if it is you or your roommate smoking - worry no more, you will always breath fresh air.

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Room Size and Airflow

Winix 5300 2: Its room coverage is 360 sq.ft While its Air flow CADR rating for Dust - is 243 Sq.ft, Pollen - 246 Sq.ft and for Smoke - 232 Sq.ft.

LEVOIT LV PUR131: Is designed to provide clean and purified air within Medium to Large room-sizes of up to 322sq.ft (30 m²). It will refresh the air within any room in just 10-minutes. Features an air intake on the side while its air-outlets are located at the top - You can place it anywhere against the wall as long as you don’t cover the sides.

Yes / No

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Economical

Winix 5300 2: It is Energy Star Certified. You can run it 24/7 days a week or run it for 12 hours per day. But that one thing that you should never worry about while using this unit is ''Power Consumption''. Wattage breakdown using Tacklife EMO2 indicated that if you use the unit at Level 4 (turbo speed mode) - power consumption will be 69.5 watts = estimate bill is $73.06/yr

LEVOIT LV PUR131: It is energy-efficient whereby it uses only 12-Watts of electricity on Low and 40-Watts on High. This implies that it will save you a lot of money on electricity due to its low energy consumption rates thus making it a perfect choice for starters.

Yes / No

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Ideal for Asthmatic People

Winix 5300 2: Yes, it is good for people with Asthma. It eliminates 99.97% of air pollutants such as allergens, dust, pollen, smoke, dust mites and so much more. It also has an extensive air purification technology ''Plasma Wave Technology'' - which cleans air thoroughly without emitting off any bad ozone gases.

LEVOIT LV PUR131: Uses its 3-filters to remove 99.97% dust, pollen, smoke, odor, mold spores, and other allergy causing particles as 0.3-microns and larger air pollution of PM-2.5. Thus reduce on asthma causing pollutants.

Yes / No

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Fights Germs

Winix 5300 2: The PlasmaWave technology creates Hydroxyls which neutralize bacteria and germs that could make you sick.

LEVOIT LV PUR131: Uses a Fine Preliminary Filter and True HEPA Filter to trap and eliminate germs, bacteria and other dangerous particles within air. So, if your family members are experiencing infections caused by germs and bacteria then this air-purifier will help to reduce on such cases within your home.

Yes / No

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Eliminates Dust Mites

Winix 5300 2: The True HEPA filter will trap all air pollutants of size 0.3 microns. Dust mites are of this size - so Winix 5300-2 capture and remove dust mites that could trigger off specific allergies such as sneezing, body itching and so much more.

LEVOIT LV PUR131: Uses a True HEPA Filter to eliminate dust, mites and other large particles within your home. In fact, you will notice a significant decrease in dust hovering around or sticking on to your furniture and electronics if you regularly use this air-purifier.

Yes / No

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Removes Pet Dander

Winix 5300 2: Allergic & Asthmatic people find it difficult to leave with pets - simply because of the pet dander & far that gets into the air they breathe. Winix 5300-2's True HEPA filter is good at removing pet dander & far.

LEVOIT LV PUR131: It uses a Fine Preliminary Filter to trap and eliminate pet-dander in-order to keep your house smelling fresh and clean. So, if you’re living with pets within your home then you should consider this air-purifier

Yes / No

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Gets Rid of Pollen

Winix 5300 2: People with pollen allergy should not breathe pollen heavy air - if they do so, they will experience symptoms such as Runny nose, Sneezing and Nasal congestion. Good news is that Winix 5300-2 can capture and remove 99.97% of pollen from indoor air thus making it safe to breathe.

LEVOIT LV PUR131: Uses a superior true HEPA filter to trap and eliminate 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 pollen growing within your home.

Yes / No

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Removes Smoke

Winix 5300 2: Uses a 3 Stage Air Purification system which includes a coated carbon filter that reduces smoke, household odors from the kitchen, pets odor and VOCs. The other 2 stages of air purification include; (2) True HEPA Filtration & (3) Plasma Wave Technology.

LEVOIT LV PUR131: Uses an Activated Carbon Filter to completely remove cooking-smoke and tobacco-smoke from your house in less than half an hour. This actually makes it a perfect device for use in kitchens and in different rooms of the house .

Yes / No

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Removes Mold

Winix 5300 2: Winix 5300-2's True HEPA Filter is very effective at removing these mold spores by 99.97% success. Mold spores are the reproductive unit of molds and other fungi. Once breathed in - you will get symptoms that include; Nausea, Bleeding in lungs, Nose Bleeding and Vomiting.

LEVOIT LV PUR131: This unit uses a Fine Preliminary Filter and True HEPA Filter to remove mold, fungi and other particles within your home-environment in-order to provide you with fresh breathable air. In fact, with this air-purifier mold will not grow or appear within your house no-matter the season of the year .

Yes / No

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Affordable

Winix 5300 2: Yes, it costs less than $200. It is among the best affordable air purifiers on the market.

LEVOIT LV PUR131: Is very affordable compared to other larger capacity models within its range. However, although it’s affordable to acquire, it will become costly in the long-run because all its filters require replacements within 6-months which can be costly for some people.

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Filter Replacement Reminder

Winix 5300 2: The filter replacement function will notify you when it is time to make filter replacement. The True HEPA filter can be replaced after 12 months while the Pre-filter is permanent - all you have to do is clean it at least once a week.

LEVOIT LV PUR131: This unit is equipped with a Change Filter light that will let you know when it’s time to replace the filters. This indicator will appear after 6-months of filter-usage or depending on how often you use the air-purifier and depending on the air-quality of the region you’re living in.

Yes / No

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Traps Allergens

Winix 5300 2: It traps allergens by 99.97% success using a very effective True HEPA Filtration system, thus making air in your indoor environment safe to breathe.

LEVOIT LV PUR131: Uses a pre-filter to trap small and large allergens which include; bacteria, pet dander, mold, and fungi. So, this helps to keep your home free of allergens and the pre-filter also helps to improve on the lifetime of the HEPA filter

Yes / No

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Quiet Operation

Winix 5300 2: Once in auto mode or at a low level setting - the unit will operate quietly letting you sleep peacefully or enjoy your private time with getting interrupted by noise.

LEVOIT LV PUR131: Can be very quiet on the lowest setting and only makes a whispering sound when operating in the highest setting. In fact, the user-manual states that this air-purifiers noise-level is less than 52-dB when set on high which makes it a perfect device for use in any room .

Yes / No

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Alexa Compatible

Yes / No

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Washable Pre-Filters

Winix 5300 2: Pre-filters should be cleaned once every 2 weeks, WHY CLEAN THEM? Because Pre-filters capture all large particles that find their way into the air you breathe - so after 2 weeks the Pre-filter will have got filled up with these large particles.

LEVOIT LV PUR131: Yes, Pre-filters can be washed - once a week.

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Easy Filter Replacement

Winix 5300 2: Yes, it’s a very simple tusk to do.

LEVOIT LV PUR131: The filters are very easy to access and change by removing the back-panel. In fact, its filters fit perfectly and you won’t find any wobbly stuff inside but you should also remember to attach the back cover of the device after replacing the filters or else the unit will not power-on.

Yes / No

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Automatically Detects Airborne Particles

Winix 5300 2: The Smart Sensors will always monitor air quality in your room. Various LED lights will be displayed showing air quality and these include; BLUE - shows good air quality, ORANGE - shows fair air quality and RED - shows poor/bad air quality.

LEVOIT LV PUR131: Features a Smart auto mode that uses a built-in air quality meter to automatically adjust speed-settings based on the current conditions in-order to purify your air faster hence making this air-purifier perfect for use in homes with people facing allergy, asthma or sinus problems.

Yes / No

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Remote Control

Yes / No

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Wattage

Winix 5300 2: Power consumption and wattage change as you increase motor & fan speed. For example at Speed 1 – 14 watts; Speed 2 – 34 watts; Speed 3 – 70 watts; Speed 4 – 128 watt

LEVOIT LV PUR131: This air-purifier uses 12-Watts of electricity when set to a Low-setting and 40-watts when set to a high-setting.

Yes / No

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Energy Star

Winix 5300 2: Yes it is energy star certified – it is a very economical appliance.

LEVOIT LV PUR131: It is Energy star certified which implies that it will consume less energy even when performing at optimum-levels.

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Size and Appearance

Winix 5300 2: Dimension - 14.9 in (W) x 7.8 in (D) x 23.6 in(H) and Weight is - 17.6 lbs

LEVOIT LV PUR131: Measures about 14.5L x 7.2W x 18.5H inches and weighs about 15.8 pounds which makes it lightweight

Yes / No

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Filter Life - based on use

Winix 5300 2: You should change both the True HEPA filter & Carbon filter after 12 months (1 year). The filter replacement reminder will always when there is a need for filter replacement.

LEVOIT LV PUR131: It’s recommended to replace the filters once every 6-months or when the filter-change light appears.

Yes / No

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Sleep mode

Winix 5300 2: Yes, it has a sleep mode. While in sleep mode, the unit will consume very little power. However the SmartSensor will always be alert - so once it detects any pollutant in the air, it will automatically increase fan speed.

LEVOIT LV PUR131: Features a sleep-mode that automatically sets it to the lowest setting while producing fresh air without any disturbing noise.

Yes / No

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OZONE free

Winix 5300 2: It is Ozone free - does not emit harmful gases.

LEVOIT LV PUR131: This unit is 100% ozone free because it does not use UV or Ions which produce trace amounts of measurable ozone.

Yes / No

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Controls and Modes

Winix 5300 2: (1) Auto Mode, (2) Sleep Mode (3) Turbo Mode – this is the strongest most, ideal for excessive contamination.

LEVOIT LV PUR131: Is equipped with 6 touch-controls at the top-section coupled with an LCD-Display. features several customizable modes with 3 fan speeds and a timer. Some of the modes include; sleep-mode, auto-mode, etc.

Yes / No

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Overall Winner

LEVOIT LV PUR131

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