CATEGORY : Air Purifiers

Winix QS VS. Germguardian AC4020

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9.4
Winner:

Winix QS

Reasons to buy Winix QS:

  • button icon It has JBL Speakers - 2 in 1 device
  • button icon 4 stage filtration system
  • button icon Led air quality indicator
  • button icon 4 fan speed settings
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7.5
Runners Up:

Germguardian AC4020

Reasons to buy Germguardian AC4020 :

  • button icon 4-stage filtration system with 3-speeds.
  • button icon UV-light technology that kills airborne bacteria.
  • button icon HEPA Filter that removes 99.97% of air-pollutants.
  • button icon A compact design perfect for use in small spaces.
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summary Review:

PERFORMANCE
WINNER :

Winix QS

  • FOR LARGE ROOMS
  • WASHABLE PRE-FILTERS
  • AUTOMATICALLY DETECTS AIRBORNE PARTICLES
  • SLEEP MODE
USABILITY
WINNER :

Winix QS

  • REMOTE CONTROL
SAFETY
WINNER :

Winix QS

  • CHILD LOCK
APPEARANCE
DRAW :
Comparison Winner
Winix QS

Reasons why we like it:

  • FOR LARGE ROOMS
  • WASHABLE PRE-FILTERS
  • AUTOMATICALLY DETECTS AIRBORNE PARTICLES
  • SLEEP MODE
  • REMOTE CONTROL
  • CHILD LOCK
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COMPARISON – Winix QS VS. Germguardian AC4020

PERFORMANCE

HEPA FILTER

Winix QS
Germguardian AC4020
Yes

Has True Hepa filtration – can capture 99.97% of all airborne allergens to a size of 0.3 microns, pet dander and pollutants. Leave air fresh.

Yes

It features a High Performance Allergen Filter (HEPA-filter) that helps to reduce airborne-pollutants down to 0.3-microns.

TIMER

Winix QS
Germguardian AC4020
No

No

FOR LARGE ROOMS

Winix QS
Germguardian AC4020
Yes

Cleans large rooms within coverage of 320 square feet. Place in the centre of large ranges within that range for effectiveness.

No

REMOVES CIGARETTE ODOR

Winix QS
Germguardian AC4020
Yes

Uses coated deodorization carbon filter to remove cigarette odor. Eliminates cooking and any offensive smoke plus household odors.

Yes

Features a Carbon filter layer (Charcoal-filter) that traps and eliminates cigarette-odors and other household odors caused by pets and cooking.

ROOM SIZE AND AIRFLOW

Winix QS
Germguardian AC4020
Yes

Suitable for 320 square feet coverage. Has a maximum airflow of 405 m3/h. Automatically adjusts to meet airflow requirement.

Yes

Is designed for use in smaller rooms with sizes of up-to 60sq.ft. Likewise, this device takes in polluted-air at the back and then gives-off clean-air at the front.

FIGHTS GERMS

Winix QS
Germguardian AC4020
Yes

Neutralizes and fights germs using the Plasma wave technology. Kills up to 99.97% of germs that causes diseases in home, school or office.

Yes

Uses UV light technology with Titanium Dioxide to kill airborne germs, bacteria and viruses.

ELIMINATES DUST MITES

Winix QS
Germguardian AC4020
Yes

Eliminates dust mites – dust mites usually hide in carpets and hard to reach areas. Dust mites cause asthmatic attacks, wheezing etc if not eliminated

Yes

Uses a True HEPA filter to trap and eliminate 99.97% of airborne-pollutants including; dust-mites and household-dust.

REMOVES PET DANDER

Winix QS
Germguardian AC4020
Yes

Easily eliminates pet dander – makes it easier to live with pets. Makes living with pets enjoyable.

Yes

It still uses a High Performance Allergen Filter (HEPA) to trap and reduce pet-dander down to 0.3-microns at an efficiency of 99.97%.

GETS RID OF POLLEN

Winix QS
Germguardian AC4020
Yes

Quickly detects and gets rid of pollen. Pollen breathed air triggers reactions like nasal congestion and sneezing among others.

Yes

It can effectively remove pollen from your house using a High Performance Allergen Filter (HEPA).

REMOVES SMOKE

Winix QS
Germguardian AC4020
Yes

Removes all kinds of smoke – cigarette, cooking and even gaseous smoke through carbon filter.

Yes

It uses a Carbon filter layer to capture large-particles and reduce smoke caused by cooking and smoking.

REMOVES MOLD

Winix QS
Germguardian AC4020
Yes

Instantly captures and removes mold. Living in rooms with mold can cause health issues like: cough, asthmatic attacks, skin irritations etc.

Yes

UV-light technology works with Titanium Dioxide to kill and prevent the growth mold-spores within your home.

TRAPS ALLERGENS

Winix QS
Germguardian AC4020
Yes

Traps allergens using a combination of True hepa filter and coated deodorization carbon filter.

Yes

Its High Performance Allergen Filter (HEPA) helps capture common allergens within air in-order to keep your home-environment fresh and healthy.

QUIET OPERATION

Winix QS
Germguardian AC4020
Yes

Quiet operation - Noise level ranges between a minimum of 28db to maximum of 56 dB. At 28 db, noise is barely heard.

Yes

It generates a soft noise at minimum fan-speed and a modest audible noise at maximum fan-speed.

WASHABLE PRE-FILTERS

Winix QS
Germguardian AC4020
Yes

Pre-filters can be washed when they get dirty. Washing pre-filters improves its durability and effectiveness.

No

EASY FILTER REPLACEMENT

Winix QS
Germguardian AC4020
Yes

Filters can easily be replaced in simple and short steps. Switch it off and remove old filter then properly insert new filter.

Yes

Replacing the filter is very easy since you just have to remove the back-panel and then change its all-in-one filter system.

AUTOMATICALLY DETECTS AIRBORNE PARTICLES

Winix QS
Germguardian AC4020
Yes

Has air quality smart sensor that automatically detects airborne particles. Adjusts the air cleaner settings to suit air cleaning.

No

SLEEP MODE

Winix QS
Germguardian AC4020
Yes

Sleep mode dims the lights and then operates the filtration on silent mode. Lets you enjoy your sleep without any bright light in the room.

No

WATTAGE

Winix QS
Germguardian AC4020
Yes

Power consumption ranges from 3 wattage to 55 Wattage. Lowest wattage consumes very little power.

Yes

It uses less than 30-watts on the highest speed-setting and less than 5-watts on the low speed-setting. it also uses a voltage of 120V at 60Hz.

ENERGY STAR

Winix QS
Germguardian AC4020
Yes

Is energy star certified? Saves a lot of energy on sleep mode.

Yes

This unit is energy-star certified because its power-consumption is minimal at low fan-speed and slightly higher at maximum fan-speed.

Winix QS

USABILITY

CONTROLS AND MODES

Winix QS
Germguardian AC4020
Yes

Built with a number of controls and modes to better its functionality. Sleep mode, Auto mode and 4 fan speed settings – adjust to the air quality at the moment automatically.

Yes

It features a simple-to-use, round front dial knob control for adjusting to 3 fan-speeds coupled with a filter-change-indicator.

FILTER REPLACEMENT REMINDER

Winix QS
Germguardian AC4020
Yes

LED indicator – alerts when filter requires replacement.

Yes

An integrated filter change indicator will help to remind you when to change the filters.

ECONOMICAL

Winix QS
Germguardian AC4020
Yes

Has been energy start certified – you won’t spend a lot on power bills even when it stays on full time.

Yes

This unit won't have a substantial impact on your electricity-bills even if you run it 24×7 because of its low power-consumption.

AFFORDABLE

Winix QS
Germguardian AC4020
Yes

Comes at a good price - below $289

Yes

This unit is very affordable yet bits equipped with some great features.

IDEAL FOR ASTHMATIC PEOPLE

Winix QS
Germguardian AC4020
Yes

Eliminates 99.97% of all air pollutants. Keeps the air clean so you don’t get asthmatic attacks.

Yes

It features a High Performance Allergen Filter (HEPA) that reduces on dust and allergens down to 0.3-microns making it ideal for use by asthmatic-people.

ALEXA COMPATIBLE

Winix QS
Germguardian AC4020
No

No

REMOTE CONTROL

Winix QS
Germguardian AC4020
Yes

Download the Winix Smart App on Smartphone – allows remote control.

No

FILTER LIFE - BASED ON USE

Winix QS
Germguardian AC4020
Yes

The life span of WINIX QS is 6 months. True hepa and carbon filter have a 1 year life span. You change it once a year when maintained well.

Yes

Only one single filter needs to be replaced every 6-8 months depending on the use of the device or depending on the air-quality of your area.

Winix QS

SAFETY

CHILD LOCK

Winix QS
Germguardian AC4020
Yes

Press and then hold the child lock button – this will lock your settings. Prevents settings from being tampered with.

No

OZONE FREE

Winix QS
Germguardian AC4020
Yes

Doesn’t produce harmful ozone’s.

Yes

It can effectively purify room-air without producing harmful-ozone. This mainly because it uses advanced technologies like; UV-light.

Winix QS

APPEARANCE

DESIGN

Winix QS
Germguardian AC4020
Yes

Compact and quality design – matches most interior decor.

Yes

It features a compact and lightweight speaker-like design with a round front dial knob control. It also features a air-inlets at the back and air-outlets at the front.

SIZE AND APPEARANCE

Winix QS
Germguardian AC4020
Yes

12.2 x 12.2 x 29.5 inches

Yes

Has a dimension of: 7.2"L x 5.8"W x 9"H coupled with a compact multi-colour body made of durable ABS-Plastic.

WEIGHT

Winix QS
Germguardian AC4020
Yes

23.1 pounds

Yes

4.5-pounds and this makes it very lightweight and perfect for use when traveling.

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