CATEGORY : Air Purifiers

Winix QS VS. Honeywell 50255B

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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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7.2
Runners Up:

Honeywell 50255B

Reasons to buy Honeywell 50255B :

  • button icon 3 speed- levels & an electronic filter indicator.
  • button icon Patented 360-Degree air intake and discharge.
  • button icon SurroundSeal-Technology for minimizing air leaks.
  • button icon Designed for small-to-medium sized rooms of up-to 390sq.ft.
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summary Review:

PERFORMANCE
WINNER :

Winix QS

  • FOR LARGE ROOMS
  • WASHABLE PRE-FILTERS
  • AUTOMATICALLY DETECTS AIRBORNE PARTICLES
  • ENERGY STAR
USABILITY
WINNER :

Winix QS

  • ECONOMICAL
  • 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
  • ENERGY STAR
  • ECONOMICAL
  • REMOTE CONTROL
  • CHILD LOCK
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COMPARISON – Winix QS VS. Honeywell 50255B

PERFORMANCE

HEPA FILTER

Winix QS
Honeywell 50255B
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

Has a TrueHEPA-Filter that captures up to 99.97% of microscopic allergens down to 0.3-microns.

TIMER

Winix QS
Honeywell 50255B
No

No

FOR LARGE ROOMS

Winix QS
Honeywell 50255B
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
Honeywell 50255B
Yes

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

Yes

Features a Carbon Pre-filter that reduces on common odors and removes large particles before they enter the HEPA-filter.

ROOM SIZE AND AIRFLOW

Winix QS
Honeywell 50255B
Yes

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

Yes

AHAM-Verified for use in rooms up to 390sq.ft. It even features 360-degree air-intake grills on the sides and an air-output at the top-section.

FIGHTS GERMS

Winix QS
Honeywell 50255B
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

Captures most airborne-germs such as bacteria and virus using an advanced TrueHEPA-Filter.

ELIMINATES DUST MITES

Winix QS
Honeywell 50255B
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 capture up-to 99.97% of dust-mites and other airborne-pollutants.

REMOVES PET DANDER

Winix QS
Honeywell 50255B
Yes

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

Yes

Its True HEPA filter captures up-to 99.97% of pet-dander to help you live comfortably with pets.

GETS RID OF POLLEN

Winix QS
Honeywell 50255B
Yes

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

Yes

Removes 99.97% of pollen-particles using a TrueHEPA-filter.

REMOVES SMOKE

Winix QS
Honeywell 50255B
Yes

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

Yes

Its carbon pre-filter that helps to remove smoke and other household-odors so as to keep your home smelling fresh.

REMOVES MOLD

Winix QS
Honeywell 50255B
Yes

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

Yes

The HEPA-filter captures up-to 99.97% of microscopic-pollutants including mold-spores.

TRAPS ALLERGENS

Winix QS
Honeywell 50255B
Yes

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

Yes

This unit uses a TrueHEPA-Filter to capture 99.97% of microscopic-allergens down to 0.3-microns

QUIET OPERATION

Winix QS
Honeywell 50255B
Yes

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

Yes

On the lowest-speed-setting, this device makes a nice white-noise coupled with a soft blue night light which is just perfect for sleepers.

WASHABLE PRE-FILTERS

Winix QS
Honeywell 50255B
Yes

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

No

EASY FILTER REPLACEMENT

Winix QS
Honeywell 50255B
Yes

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

Yes

It comes with easy to replace filters that don't require any tools to change.

AUTOMATICALLY DETECTS AIRBORNE PARTICLES

Winix QS
Honeywell 50255B
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
Honeywell 50255B
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.

Yes

This unit can be set to the lowest-speed-setting in-order to produce a simple white-noise with a soft blue night light.

WATTAGE

Winix QS
Honeywell 50255B
Yes

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

Yes

Uses about 90watts on low-speed, 145watts on medium-speed and 189watts on high-speed. However, Its power-consumption-rate will continue to decrease as less air passes through the filters.

ENERGY STAR

Winix QS
Honeywell 50255B
Yes

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

No

Winix QS

USABILITY

CONTROLS AND MODES

Winix QS
Honeywell 50255B
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

Has a control-dial that switches between 3-fan-speeds of high, medium and low. It even features electronic filter-change-indicators that can be reset.

FILTER REPLACEMENT REMINDER

Winix QS
Honeywell 50255B
Yes

LED indicator – alerts when filter requires replacement.

Yes

It’s equipped with electronic filter-change-indicators that will let you know when it’s time to clean (vacuum) the HEPA-filter or when to change the pre-filter.

ECONOMICAL

Winix QS
Honeywell 50255B
Yes

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

No

AFFORDABLE

Winix QS
Honeywell 50255B
Yes

Comes at a good price - below $289

Yes

It’s somehow affordable yet it can purify air within a reasonable room-size.

IDEAL FOR ASTHMATIC PEOPLE

Winix QS
Honeywell 50255B
Yes

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

Yes

Captures up to 99.97% of microscopic-allergens down to 0.3-microns and this makes it ideal for use in homes with asthmatic-people.

ALEXA COMPATIBLE

Winix QS
Honeywell 50255B
No

No

REMOTE CONTROL

Winix QS
Honeywell 50255B
Yes

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

No

FILTER LIFE - BASED ON USE

Winix QS
Honeywell 50255B
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

Features a long-life HEPA filter that should be replaced within 3-to-5 years. Additionally, its carbon pre-filter should be replaced every 3-months.

Winix QS

SAFETY

CHILD LOCK

Winix QS
Honeywell 50255B
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
Honeywell 50255B
Yes

Doesn’t produce harmful ozone’s.

Yes

It does not produce any harmful-ozone which makes it safe for use in any home.

Winix QS

APPEARANCE

DESIGN

Winix QS
Honeywell 50255B
Yes

Compact and quality design – matches most interior decor.

Yes

Has a circular-shape with controls at the top coupled with 360-degree air-intakes on the sides and air-outlets at the top.

SIZE AND APPEARANCE

Winix QS
Honeywell 50255B
Yes

12.2 x 12.2 x 29.5 inches

Yes

Features a dimension of: 18"L X 18"W X 19"H. It also has a black, circular housing made of durable ABS-Plastic with a handle and simple-stands.

WEIGHT

Winix QS
Honeywell 50255B
Yes

23.1 pounds

Yes

21-lbs which make it a bit heavy to lift and carry for movement.

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