- 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, Eureka Forbes 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. Eureka Forbes Aeroguard AP 700EX
Eureka Forbes Aeroguard AP 700EX offers six stages of filtration via its 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. It also has options like child lock mode, auto mode, and ultra-silent sleep mode. The Aeroguard AP 700EX from Eureka Forbes is priced in India at Rs 8,999.
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. The Mi Air Purifier 2C is available for Rs 5,999 in India.
3. Philips AC1215/20 Air Purifier
The Philips AC1215 air purifier automatically cleans up the air quality inside the room, giving you a clean and breathable environment. It purifies a standard room in less than 15 minutes, using its 4-stage filtration process. The purifier comes with a four-colour air quality indicator, telling you the real-time AQI levels inside the room. It is 100 percent ozone free and comes with natural filtration. The Philips air purifier is selling for Rs 9,599 in the country.
4. Honeywell Air Touch I5
Honeywell Air Touch gets a 3D air-flow design that makes sure of sufficient air circulation. It features a three-stage advanced filtration system to remove pollutants and dust particles using the HEPA filter. This air purifier from Honeywell is suitable for living room and bedroom. It has a numeric display that shows you real-time PM2.5 level indicator. The purifier not only removes particles but also toxic gases and odour from the room. The Honeywell Air Touch I5 is priced at Rs 9,625 in India.
5. Mi Air Purifier 3
Mi Air Purifier 3 is the latest product in the segment from Xiaomi. It has an OLED touch display that shows real-time PM 2.5 level, temperature, and Wi-Fi connection status. You can monitor the purifier and control it through smart app on your smartphone. It works with voice assistants from Google and Amazon. It features 360-degree air intake with 3-layer filtration system. This purifier gives best results in an area up to 484 sq.ft. You can manually replace the filter from the back of the purifier once its condition makes it unusable. The Mi Air Purifier 3 with smart app connectivity is available in India for Rs 9,999.