Latest Reviews in Air Purifiers

As we wrote in our scientific review, “most research points to some level of benefit to the use of air purifiers. Also, research shows it helps not only allergic or asthmatic patients, but anyone exposed to sufficiently hazardous indoor air pollution.”

In this section you’ll find buying guides, FAQ’s & reviews for the best value Air Purifiers available today.

Winix Plasmawave 5300 Review: Should or Shouldn’t You Buy?
HBS Review Team

A thorough look at another model in the vast range of Winix Air Purifiers, the 5300 PlasmaWave. Yes, this model has been discontinued and replaced with the 5300-2, but it is still available to buy from certain retailers, so it's worth a good assessment. What differs...

Winix C535 Review: Do You Need All the Bells and Whistle?
HBS Review Team

Air purifiers have the potential to greatly improve your life, or completely irritate you with unsuitable features. What works for someone else may be completely wrong for you, so it's important to get right into the tiny details of an air purifier before you hand...

Winix 5300-2 Air Purifier Review: The Best Quiet Air Purifier?
HBS Review Team

Choosing an air purifier is risky business. You might get one that is perfectly fine, but it just doesn't suit your needs. It might be too loud, too big, not odor-reducing enough, too brightly-lit, not lit enough. The list goes on. Above all, an air purifier must make...

Honeywell Airgenius 4 (HDF310) Review: All You Need To Know
HBS Review Team

The Honeywell AirGenius 4 HDF310 is not quite as simple as it looks. But what is it hiding? Does it produce ozone? Is it too small for the area it promises to clean? Are the filters washable? Who does it suit and how does it compare to other models? Take a deep breath...

Hamilton Beach TrueAir 04383A Review: a Good, Simple Air Purifier

So you're thinking about buying a Hamilton Beach TrueAir purifier? This review is going to answer the big questions: Does this air purifier really cleanse the air in your home sufficiently? Is the filter really HEPA? Is it too small or just right?  How loud is it?...

Winix 5500-2 Review: Is It the Air Purifier for Your Needs?
Elizabeth Martin

Sorting through the many air-purifying options can be tough. There are so many options, and many purifiers seem exactly the same or wildly different. If you have done any looking at all, then you have likely come across the Winix 5500-2. Winix is a popular air...