- Air purifiers come with particle filters to make sure dust and pollution are filtered from the room
- You can easily replace the filters after regular intervals without having to call a technician
- Some of these purifiers have smart connectivity features that let you control them through your smartphone
It is that time of the year when the weather cools down and the air around us worsens, with heavy smoke and smog in the air. This pollution is harmful when inhaled and people need an effective way to reduce its impact. This is where air purifiers come in. You can get a host of air purifiers these days, from brands like Xiaomi, Blue Star, Havells and more. Here are some of the best products available in the market for under Rs 10,000, making them affordable enough for the common man. So, let’s take a look at the best air purifiers you can buy this season.
Best air purifiers you can buy this season
1. Blue Star BS-AP300DAI 444CMH
This air purifier from Blue Star comes with SensAir and Microbe DeActiv+ technology. It has an LED display that lets you see real-time PM 2.5 reading in the room. It features digital timer with settings of 1,2,4 and 8 hours for auto switch off mode. The purifier comes equipped with HEPA and active carbon filters. It supports four stage purification that works for a coverage area of 300 Sq ft. It consumes 43W of power and has options like turbo and timer mode, along with a filter change indicator.
2. Mi Air Purifier 2C
The Mi Air Purifier 2C from Xiaomi is among the affordable and reliable models in this category; however, it does not come with smart features. It comes with HEPA filter for effective filtration of particle sizes up to 0.3 microns. It offers 360-degree air intake for filtration and is equipped to cover area of around 452 Sq.ft. It features one-button control and has auto mode. You can change the filter on the purifier yourself by simply detaching it from the top. It also has real-time air quality indicator that keeps you updated about the freshness inside the room. The purifier comes white in colour and has a mesh design which carries the vents and takes around 10 minutes to freshen the room.
3. Eureka Forbes Aeroguard AP 700EX
The Aeroguard AP 700EX offers six stage of filtration via FilterMaxx technology. It has features like H1N1 swine flu resistant filter, lung filter and more. The machine gets certified by the Asthma Society of India. The purifier can cover an area up to 602 Sq. ft. and consumes a mere 43W of electricity. You can keep a track of the air quality inside the room with the multi-colour air quality indicator available on the purifier from Eureka Forbes. It also has options like child lock mode, auto mode and ultra-silent sleep mode.
4. Honeywell Air Touch A5
The Air Touch A5 is ideal for a room with a coverage area of around 320 sq ft, which is ideally living room or bedroom. It features three-stage advanced filtration system that promises removal of particles with 99 percent efficiency. You can remove and wash the pre-filter to get clean air after heavy usage. The addition of HEPA filter is a must which makes sure all PM 2.5 microns pollutants are removed. Honey has designed the Air Touch A5 to be ozone-free air purifier. You can easily monitor the current PM 2.5 level in the room using the detailed LED display at the top.
5. Kent Aura
Kent has quality water purifiers, and now you get air purifiers from the brand as well. The Aura series gives you the right size machine to cleanse the air inside the room. It has got a coverage area of 290 sq ft which makes it ideal for smaller rooms. Its clean air delivery rate is 180 m3/hr, which is quite impressive for the size of this purifier. It comes equipped with HEPA purification technology which helps in removal of small micron particulate matter. Kent has included one-touch child lock feature for safety reasons. It has physical buttons for controlling fan speed, filter reset and more.