CATEGORY : Air Purifiers

Winix U450 VS. Blueair Classic 205

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Winix U450

Reasons to buy Winix U450:

  • button icon A 5-Stage Air Cleaning Process.
  • button icon Air Quality-Sensor with Auto-Mode.
  • button icon AHAM Room-Size Rating of 450-square.feet.
  • button icon True-HEPA Filter captures 99.97% of pollutants.
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Runners Up:

Blueair Classic 205

Reasons to buy Blueair Classic 205 :

  • button icon Wi-Fi enabled & Amazon Alexa compatible.
  • button icon Battles allergies, asthma & hay-fever.
  • button icon Removes odors & smoke caused by wildfires.
  • button icon Whisper-quiet operation without disruption.
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summary Review:

PERFORMANCE
WINNER :

Winix U450

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

Blueair Classic 205

  • ALEXA COMPATIBLE
SAFETY
WINNER :

Blueair Classic 205

  • CHILD LOCK
APPEARANCE
DRAW :

COMPARISON – Winix U450 VS. Blueair Classic 205

PERFORMANCE

HEPA FILTER

Winix U450
Blueair Classic 205
Yes

Features a True HEPA Filter that captures airborne-pollutants as small as 0.3-microns at an efficiency of 99%.

Yes

It features a patented HEPAsilent technology filter that uses electrostatic and mechanical filtration to remove airborne-irritants that cause allergies.

TIMER

Winix U450
Blueair Classic 205
No

Yes

You can use the Blueair-Friend-App to choose when to you want your air purifier to run on any given speed.

FOR LARGE ROOMS

Winix U450
Blueair Classic 205
Yes

It can purify air in rooms of up to 450sq.ft making great for use in large-rooms of your home.

No

REMOVES CIGARETTE ODOR

Winix U450
Blueair Classic 205
Yes

It uses an Advanced Odor Control Washable Activated Carbon filter & PlasmaWave Technology to eliminate cigarette-odor and other chemical-pollutants.

Yes

It uses an optional SmokeStop carbon activated filter to remove cigarette-odor and other VOCs (gases) from your house in-order to provide you with fresh air.

ROOM SIZE AND AIRFLOW

Winix U450
Blueair Classic 205
Yes

This machine can purify rooms of up to 450sq-ft making it perfect for use within medium-to-large rooms. It also features a powerful airflow that can circulate the entire room quickly.

Yes

It designed for use in small-to-medium rooms between 200sq.Ft. and 300sq.ft. It also features air-outlets at the front & air-inlets at the back section.

FIGHTS GERMS

Winix U450
Blueair Classic 205
Yes

It uses PlasmaWave-Technology and Antimicrobial CleanCell Protection on the True HEPA Filter to eliminate and prevent the growth of germs and bacteria within your home.

Yes

This device uses patented HEPAsilent technology to capture 99.97% of airborne particles like; germs with sizes of up to 0.1-microns in-order to provide clean-air.

ELIMINATES DUST MITES

Winix U450
Blueair Classic 205
Yes

Uses Antimicrobial CleanCell Protection Technology coupled with a True HEPA Filter to eliminate dust-mites from your home environment.

Yes

It uses a HEPAsilent-filter to capture 99.97% of airborne particles down to 0.1-microns including; dust-mites. In fact, it has a Dust-CADR of 340m3 per hour.

REMOVES PET DANDER

Winix U450
Blueair Classic 205
Yes

The Anti-microbial True HEPA Filter can capture 99% of airborne-pollutants including; pet-dander and other allergens as small as 0.3-microns to help you live comfortably with pets.

Yes

It uses patented HEPAsilent technology to quietly capture 99.97% of airborne particles including pet-dander so that you can live comfortably with pets.

GETS RID OF POLLEN

Winix U450
Blueair Classic 205
Yes

Uses a True HEPA Filter to remove pollutants like pollen and other airborne-particles down to 0.3-microns at an efficiency-rate of 99%.

Yes

It uses a HEPA-filter to quietly remove 99.97% of airborne-pollutants like; pollen thus reducing on allergic-cases within your home.

REMOVES SMOKE

Winix U450
Blueair Classic 205
Yes

It uses a Washable Odor Control Carbon Filter & PlasmaWave technology to eliminate cooking-smoke, cigarette-smoke and other household-odors.

Yes

It uses a SmokeStop-filter that provides an extra-level of activated carbon filtration so as to remove smoke within your house and other VOCs (gases).

REMOVES MOLD

Winix U450
Blueair Classic 205
Yes

It uses Antimicrobial CleanCell Protection Technology coupled with a True HEPA Filter to eliminate mold-spores at an efficiency of 99%.

Yes

It uses HEPAsilent technology to capture 99.97% of air airborne pollutants including mold. In fact, with regular use of this device you won’t see any mold.

TRAPS ALLERGENS

Winix U450
Blueair Classic 205
Yes

It can eliminate 99.99% of allergens and other airborne-pollutants using an Anti-microbial True HEPA Filter.

Yes

It uses HEPAsilent technology which combines an electrostatic charge and mechanical filtration to effectively trap and remove airborne irritants that cause allergies and hay fever.

QUIET OPERATION

Winix U450
Blueair Classic 205
Yes

This device can operate quietly when set to the lowest speed-setting and also features a sleep-mode that ensures whisper-quiet operation with lights-off.

Yes

It features whisper quiet operation in-order to allow you sleep easier without disruption. In fact, this unit features whisper-silent filters that ensure high airflow efficiency.

WASHABLE PRE-FILTERS

Winix U450
Blueair Classic 205
Yes

Features a Washable Anti-bacterial-Pre-Filter and Washable Odor Control Carbon Filter. Both filters must be washed every 3-months for maximum effectiveness.

No

EASY FILTER REPLACEMENT

Winix U450
Blueair Classic 205
Yes

It comes with easy to replace filters that can be conveniently accessed by removing the front-panel using simple tools like a screw-driver.

Yes

The filters are very easy to replace but you should remember to always turn-off/disconnect the unit from the power-supply before changing filters.

AUTOMATICALLY DETECTS AIRBORNE PARTICLES

Winix U450
Blueair Classic 205
Yes

Its Auto-Mode and Air-Quality-Sensor combine to automatically determine the best fan-speed to filter the air within your rooms so as to maintain a clean living-environment.

No

SLEEP MODE

Winix U450
Blueair Classic 205
Yes

This device can sense low-light and then automatically enters sleep-mode which turns down the fan-speed and dims the panel-lights for quiet night-time operation.

Yes

It features a Night-Mode that allows it to operate silently without emitting any light thus making it perfect unit for use when sleeping or reading.

WATTAGE

Winix U450
Blueair Classic 205
Yes

This unit has a maximum energy-consumption rate of 110-watts which makes it very energy efficient and perfect for use in any home.

Yes

This unit uses 20-watts on speed-1, 60-watts on speed-2 and 80-watts on speed-3. This actually makes it very energy efficient and economical.

ENERGY STAR

Winix U450
Blueair Classic 205
Yes

This device is Energy Star Certified because it uses only 110-watts at the highest speed setting and a lower-wattage at the lowest speed-setting.

Yes

Its Energy-star rated for best in class energy-efficiency because it uses between 20-to-80 watts when under operation.

Winix U450

USABILITY

CONTROLS AND MODES

Winix U450
Blueair Classic 205
Yes

Features an electronic control panel at top-section with several modes like; Auto, sleep, PlasmaWave, Fan-speed, and several LED-indicators and sensors.

Yes

This device features touch buttons on the control panel located under the flip-up lid but you can also remotely control it via the Blueair-Friend Mobile-app.

FILTER REPLACEMENT REMINDER

Winix U450
Blueair Classic 205
Yes

There is an integrated filter-change-indicator that will light-up to let you know that it’s time to replace the true-HEPA-filter and Washable Carbon Filter.

Yes

Has a filter-replacement-reminder that lights orange to let you that it’s time to change filters. You can reset it by pressing down for 5-seconds.

ECONOMICAL

Winix U450
Blueair Classic 205
Yes

It’s very energy-efficient and will help you save a lot of money on electricity bills annually.

Yes

It’s very economical because it uses 20-watts on the lowest-speed and 80-watts on the highest-speed. Its even Energy Star rated for saving power.

AFFORDABLE

Winix U450
Blueair Classic 205
Yes

This unit is very affordable yet it has some of the best features.

Yes

It’s affordable compared to other air-purifier brand with similar advanced features. In fact, it will work perfectly for people on budget.

IDEAL FOR ASTHMATIC PEOPLE

Winix U450
Blueair Classic 205
Yes

Uses Antimicrobial CleanCell Protection Technology and an Anti-microbial True HEPA Filter to effectively remove 99.99% of allergens which are the main causes asthma.

Yes

It uses patented HEPAsilent technology to capture 99.97% of airborne particles that cause asthma and other allergies which makes it perfect for use by asthmatic-people.

ALEXA COMPATIBLE

Winix U450
Blueair Classic 205
No

Yes

It’s compatible with Amazon-Alexa in-order to facilitate for remote voice-control while at home. Its also compatible with other smart-home-systems like; IFTTT.

REMOTE CONTROL

Winix U450
Blueair Classic 205
Yes

Comes with a remote-control that facilitates for convenient-operation within a 20-foot radius from the unit.

Yes

This device can be remotely controlled via the Blueair Friend app installed on your Smartphone but you need to connect both devices on a Wi-Fi network.

FILTER LIFE - BASED ON USE

Winix U450
Blueair Classic 205
Yes

The Anti-microbial True HEPA Filtration must be replaced every 12-months while the Odor-Control-Carbon-Filter & Pre-Filter must be washed every 3-months and replaced after 12-months.

Yes

According to the manufacturer, both HEPA and SmokeStop filters should be replaced after 6-months of usage or depending on the air-quality of your region.

Blueair Classic 205

SAFETY

CHILD LOCK

Winix U450
Blueair Classic 205
No

Yes

It features a child-lock feature that regulates your ability to control the air purifier unit via the control panel.

OZONE FREE

Winix U450
Blueair Classic 205
Yes

It uses PlasmaWave-Technology that is an ozone-safe and complies with California Air Resources Board (CARB).

Yes

Its certified by the California Air Resources Board for ozone-free emissions. This implies that it won’t give-off any gases that affect the ozone when operating.

Blueair Classic 205

APPEARANCE

DESIGN

Winix U450
Blueair Classic 205
Yes

Features a simple tower-shaped body with a control-panel at the top-section featuring several modes, LEDs and sensors coupled with a bottom-stand and air-vents on sides.

Yes

Its features a tower-design with a white/grey gloss finish to the outside of its steel frame. Additionally, it’s impact-resistant and can be easily wiped clean.

SIZE AND APPEARANCE

Winix U450
Blueair Classic 205
Yes

Has dimensions of; 18.9 x 11.8 x 25.6-inches which makes it very portable. It also has a white, nice-looking, tower-shaped-body made of durable ABS-plastic.

Yes

It features dimensions of 21-H x 17-W x 8-D inches. (533 x 432 x 209 mm). It also features a tower-design with control-buttons hidden under a lid.

WEIGHT

Winix U450
Blueair Classic 205
Yes

This device weighs about 18.7-pounds which makes it easy to lift and move from room-to-room.

Yes

It features a weight of 10kgs (22-lbs) and this makes it easy to move around your house to achieve great air-purification results.

Overall Winner

Draw

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