With Delhi’s Air Quality Index (AQI) touching figures of more than 400, it is important to take maximum precautions to prevent harmful and hazardous pollutants from entering into your body. While the air quality at home is bearable, most children and the elderly are not able to cope with such insane levels of pollution. This is where air purifiers come into play which remove contaminants from the air and improve indoor air quality.
That being said, here are some of the best air purifiers you can purchase across different price ranges for your home based on filter quality and room coverage:
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Xiaomi Smart Air Purifier 4 Lite
- Starting with the most affordable option on the list, the Xiaomi Smart Air Purifier 4 Lite consists of three layers of filters including a true HEPA filter layer which removes 99.97 percent of unwanted and harmful particles in the air.
- This air purifier is perfect for covering room sizes of 269 to 463 square feet and intakes air from every corner of the room.
- The Xiaomi Smart Air Purifier 4 Lite can be controlled right from your smartphone through a dedicated app which allows you to switch modes, schedule the boot times, and even show the days left for replacing the filters.
|Easily operatable with touch controls||No air quality indicator|
|Handy and fresh design|
Price: Rs 8,997
Coway AirMega 150 Air Purifier
- Next up is the Coway Professional Air Purifier which is one of the best air purifiers under Rs 15,000 you can currently get this pollution season.
- Suitable for room sizes of 355 square feet, the air purifier comes in tow with a green anti-flu true HEPA filter along with carbon and pre-filter that not only keeps pollution particles at bay but also eliminates viruses and allergen particles of PM2.5 or less.
- The cartridge-style air filters can be easily removed and cleaned with minimal effort when the LED filter lights up. Per the company, these filters can last for 8,500 hours which is among the highest in the market.
|Gets rid of viruses and allergen particles||No WiFi capability or smart features|
|Cartridge-style air filters||Tends to get loud|
Price: Rs 12,900
Philips Air Purifier AC2936/63
- Delhiites looking for an air purifier from a popular and renowned brand can go for the Philips AC2936/63 which comes loaded with tons of smart features and functionalities.
- For starters, this air purifier has smart sensors for instantly detecting ultra-fine particles that allow it to change the purification modes accordingly.
- Secondly, with the Phiilips Air+ app support, users can keep a tab on all the crucial information such as air quality, and filter status and even control the device when not at home.
- The Philips AC2936/63 is suitable for medium-sized rooms of around 484.3 square feet. The company claims the machine is capable enough to remove 99.97 percent of unseen particles in the air which includes pollutants, viruses, and aerosols.
|Many smart features and functionalities||High maintenance|
|Decent coverage area||Wobbles on full fan speed|
Price: Rs 19,998
Honeywell Air Touch U1 Air Purifier
- If you’re on the lookout for an air purifier that has an extensively large coverage area, then the Honeywell Air Touch U1 is definitely worth checking it.
- The air purifier is capable of providing clean and pollutant-free air in rooms that have an area of around 1085 square feet. It features all the crucial air filter layers such as a pre-filter, anti-bacterial filter, and a high-grade H13 HEPA filter.
- Despite its large size, the Honeywell Air Touch U1 makes minimal noise and allows people in the room to remain distraction-free. The device is also WiFi-enabled for controlling its settings right from a mobile phone app.
|Vast coverage area||Difficult to maintain|
|Silent fans||Generic design|
Price: Rs 23,996
Dyson Pure Cool Link Air Purifier TP03
- This unique-looking air purifier is the most premium of the bunch which is expected from a renowned brand like Dyson. This tower air purifier is capable of removing 99.95 percent allergen particles, such as PM2.5 and PM10 down to PM0.1 particles
- The device filters the air in a 360-degree manner and ensures harmful minute particles and pollutants are not released back into the room. For the most effective results, place the air Dyson Pure Cool Link in a room of a size of 400 square feet.
- Coming to the features, it has easy scheduling, 10 air-speed settings, auto mode, night-time mode, sleep timer, an easy-to-clean aperture, voice control through Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant, and much more.
|Removes ultra-small particles from air||Expensive|
|Packed with smart features||Low coverage area|
Price: Rs 34,900