10 Best Affordable Air Purifier Of 2022 – Review And Buying Guide

Finding the best affordable air purifier that will meet all your needs can be a bit of a challenge, even for the most seasoned expert. While many companies still create good affordable air purifiers, the market has turned its attention toward advanced models that carry higher price points.

In our quest to find the most suitable models, we focused on features like comfort, adjustability, and durability. We recommend you take a close look at each product we listed here and see the features you need for your personal use.

Keep reading to learn more…

Top 10 affordable air purifier : Editor’s Pick

10 Best affordable air purifier Reviews:

1. LEVOIT Air Purifier for Home Allergies Pets Hair in Bedroom, H13 True HEPA Filter, 24db Filtration System Cleaner Odor Eliminators, Ozone Free, Remove 99.97% Dust Smoke Mold Pollen, Core 300, White

Features :

  • OZONE FREE: Levoit air purifiers avoid using UV-C light, an air cleaning method that research has shown can produce harmful ozone and secondary pollution
  • HIGH PERFORMANCE: Enjoy fresh air in minutes with the Core 300 True HEPA Air Purifier. Featuring VortexAir Technology and 360° air intake, the Core 300 cleans spaces up to 547 ft² in 30 minutes, 219 ft² in 12 minutes (CADR: 141 CFM / 240 m³/h). Only products over 6 pounds can be equipped with such powerful motors that optimize the air cleaning performance
  • FIND RELIF: Ease sneezing, congestion, and other allergy symptoms caused by airborne contaminants. The H13 True HEPA Filter works alongside the Pre-Filter and High-Efficiency Activated Carbon Filter to capture 99.97% of airborne particles 0.3 microns in size, such as dust, smoke, pollen, odor
  • MULTIPLE FILTER CHOICES: Choose from a variety of replacement filters to best meet your needs. The Toxin Absorber Filter specializes in smog, toxins and VOCs. The Smoke Remover filter specializes in wildfire, smoke and etc. And the Pet Allergy Filter helps to capture pet dander and absorb unpleasant odors
  • MOST SILENT AIR CLEANER: Choose Sleep Mode at night and then forget all about your air purifier while you sleep. QuietKEAP Technology reduces noise levels to a near-silent 24dB, ensuring the Core 300 won’t get in the way of a good night’s rest
  • SLEEK DESIGN: The Core 300 practically serves your home while blending in with your decor. Its award-winning design (Red Dot, 2020) and modern white finish help your air purifier fit anywhere in your home/bedroom/room
  • UNDISTURBED OPERATION: Display light can be turned off to enjoy a perfect night of sleep without the effect of light. A timer for 2/4/6/8 hours and filter life time indicator for your convenience
  • FULL CERTIFIED FOR SAFER: Energy Star Verified, Complies with California air resources board (CARB) for indoor cleaning devices. Also FCC certified, ETL listed

Additional Info :

Color White
Item Dimensions
Height 16.25
Width 8.7
Length 8.7
Weight 7.48
Release Date 2019-08-25T00:00:01Z

2. LEVOIT Air Purifier for Home Allergies and Pets Hair Smokers in Bedroom H13 True HEPA Filter, 24db Filtration System Cleaner Odor Eliminators, Remove 99.97% Dust Smoke Mold Pollen, 2 pack, Black

Features :

  • OZONE FREE: Levoit air purifiers avoid using UV-C light, an air cleaning method that research has shown can produce harmful ozone and secondary pollution
  • HIGH PERFORMANCE: Enjoy fresh air in 12 minutes with the Core 300 True HEPA Air Purifier. Featuring VortexAir Technology and 360° air intake, the Core 300 refreshes the air 5x per hour in rooms as large as 219 ft² / 20 m². Only a product weighs over 8.5 pounds, has such powerful motor and high cleanding performance
  • FIND RELIEF: Ease sneezing, congestion, and other allergy symptoms caused by airborne contaminants. The H13 True HEPA Filter works alongside the Pre-Filter and High-Efficiency Activated Carbon Filter to capture 99.97% of airborne particles 0.3 microns in size, such as dust, smoke, pollen, odor
  • MULTIPLE FILTER CHOICES: Choose from a variety of replacement filters to best meet your needs. The Toxin Absorber Filter specializes in wildfire, smoke and VOCs. And if you’re a pet owner, try the Pet Allergy Filter to capture pet dander and absorb unpleasant odors.
  • MOST SILENT AIR CLEANER: Choose Sleep Mode at night and then forget all about your air purifier while you sleep. QuietKEAP Technology reduces noise levels to a near-silent 24dB, ensuring the Core 300 won’t get in the way of a good night’s rest.
  • SLEEK DESIGN: The Core 300 practically serves your home while blending in with your decor. Its award-winning design (Red Dot, 2020) and modern white finish help your air purifier fit anywhere in your home/bedroom/room.
  • UNDISTURBED OPERATION: Display light can be turned off to enjoy a perfect night of sleep without the effect of light. A timer for 2/4/6/8 hours and filter life time indicator for your convenience
  • FULL CERTIFIED FOR SAFER: Energy Star Verified, Complies with California air resources board (CARB) for indoor cleaning devices. Also FCC certified, ETL listed

Additional Info :

Color Black
Release Date 2021-10-12T00:00:01Z

3. MOOKA Air Purifier for Home, 3-in-1 True HEPA Filter Air Cleaner for Bedroom and Office, Odor Eliminator for Allergies and Pets, Smoke, Dust, Mold, 3D Filtration, Night Light

Features :

  • [TRUE HEPA AIR PURIFIER]: Filters out particles as small as 0.3 microns including dust, pollen, pet dander, PM 2.5 and other air pollutants. Perfect for bedroom, bathroom, office, RV or hotel room.
  • [ENVIRONMENT-FRIENDLY AIR CLEANER]: Equipped with 3-Stage Filtration system including Pre-filter, TRUE HEPA Filter, Activated Carbon Filter, this purifier can effectively remove odor and smoke, such as pet odor, cigarette smoke and cooking odor around your living space, with zero harmful Ozone emission.
  • [EFFICIENT AIR PURIFICATION]: The 360-degree air intake and outlet maximize the amount of fresh and healthy air provided to all directions, improving the air circulation in your room. It can clean 50 cubic meter air per hour in normal mode.
  • [EASY OPERATE, SIMPLE DESIGN]: Using this air purifier couldn’t be easier. It takes one single press of the same button to turn it on/off and control the fan speed, while press and hold the same button to switch on/off the light. The minimalist design makes it look elegant and sleek and fit any style of room decor.
  • [WHISPER QUIET, ENERGY-SAVING]: At quiet mode, the noise is controlled with our unique noise-reducing fan blade design. You will barely be able to hear it at arm’s length. And its rated power is only 8W, making it affordable to run all day long.

Additional Info :

Color White
Item Dimensions
Height 6.9
Width 6.9
Length 7.5
Weight 2

4. MOOKA Air Purifiers Home for Large Rooms True HEPA Air Filter, Activated Carbon, 23dB High CADR Air Cleaner for 1076 Sq. Ft., Allergies, Pollen, Smoke, Dust, Pet Dander Fast Purification, Sleep Mode

Features :

  • HIGH CADR FOR LARGE ROOM – Thanks to a high-efficiency filtration system, MOOKA air purifier covers an area of up to 1076ft² (100m²) filtering your air to fresh, pure in just 1 hour. Modern design perfectly fits large, small rooms, bedrooms, offices, living rooms, nursery, kitchen, and basements.
  • MEDICAL GRADE FILTRATION SYSTEM – 4-Stage filtration system with Pre-filter, Medical grade True HEPA, Activated carbon filter, Cold Catalyst filter, Preliminary filter traps pet fur, hair, and lint removing these contaminants from the air. The activated carbon filter absorbs smoke, pets and cooking odors. True HEPA filter captures airborne particles as small as 0.3 microns, such as pet dander, pollen, dust.
  • QUIET AND SAFE – Sleep mode 23dB noise level doesn’t impact sleep cycle. Rest easily, sleep better as energy-saving air cleaning improves air quality quietly. Child lock efficiently prevents error operations caused by pets or children.
  • EASY TO OPERATE – Easy to turn on/off an air cleaner, set fan speed mode (low, medium, fast), adjust timer option (1h, 2h, 4h). Press and hold Child Lock button for 3s to lock/unlock the touchpad. 3 lights of the timer light up to kindly remind you to replace the filter. Press and hold Timer and Fan Speed buttons for 3s to reset the filter lifetime counter.
  • AFTERSALE SUPPORT – 24/7 Live Chat, 30-day No-hassle Refund. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact our customer service. The replacement filter should be replaced every 3-6 months depending on the air quality in your area and the frequency of use of the air purifier. Note: please remove the plastic bag from the HEPA filter before running the air purifier.

Additional Info :

Color White
Item Dimensions
Height 20.1
Width 6.7
Length 13

5. MOOKA Air Purifier for Home Large Room up to 430ft2, H13 True HEPA Air Filter Cleaner, Odor Eliminator, Remove Allergies Smoke Dust Pollen Pet Dander, Night Light(Available for California)

Features :

  • MOOKA B-D02L AIR PURIFIER FOR LARGE ROOM – With the high-efficiency filtration system, the air purifier covers an area up to 430ft²(40m²). 6 air changes per hour in 215ft², 3 air changes per hour in 430ft². Modern design fits in any space from small to large rooms, bedrooms, living rooms, offices, nurseries, kitchens and basements. Perfect for pet owners, allergics, babies, children, the elderly, or anyone wanting to improve the air quality.
  • H13 TRUE HEPA AIR PURIFIER – The pre-filter, H13 true HEPA filter and high-efficiency activated carbon filter capture allergens, pet hair, dander, smoke, odor, and large dust particles, in addition to removing all airborne contaminants as small as 0.3 microns. Powerful efficient Air filter cleaner prevents respiratory problems, allergic reactions, and asthma.
  • ULTRA-QUIET, ENERGY-SAVING & SAFE – Thanks to the new brushless motor, the 20dB noise level is almost voiceless. It cleans your air, doesn’t affect your work, study or sleep. Running in low power makes it extremely energy-saving. Child lock prevents error operations caused by pets or children. The replacement filter should be replaced every 3-6 months depending on the environment and usage frequency (Search for B08PK4WM4W).
  • 4 TIMER SETTINGS, 4 FAN MODES, AND NIGHT LIGHT – 4 timer options (1H/2H/4H/8H) allow you set the air purifier operating time. Adjust the required fan speed mode (Sleep/Low/Med/High) to capture as much air pollutants as required. Soft night light, that prevents falls, can be turned off to enjoy the perfect dreaming. Press the top power button for 3 seconds to turn ON/OFF the night light when the machine is running.
  • WORRY-FREE FOR LONG USE – We love our customers and take pride in providing a pleasant shopping experience. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us. We will do our best to resolve your problem quickly and effectively. Tips: Please remove the new filter plastic bag before running the air purifier.

Additional Info :

Color White
Item Dimensions
Height 15.1
Width 7.7
Length 7.7
Weight 3.6

6. Keylitos HEPA Filter Air Purifier for Home Office Large Room up to 560ft², H13 HEPA CADR Quiet Air Filter Cleaner for Odor Eliminator, Eliminates Germs, Filters Allergies, Pollen, Smoke, Dust Pet Dander, Mold Odors (White)

Features :

  • 【HIGH PERFORMANCE】: Enjoy fresh air quickly with the Keylitos True HEPA Air Purifier. Featuring Advanced technology, keylitos air purifier covers an area up to 560ft²(50m²), our air filter cleaner refreshes the air 5x per hour in rooms as large as 215 ft², 3 air changes per hour in 560ft². Perfect for pet owners, allergics, babies, children, the elderly, or anyone wanting to improve the air quality.
  • 【H13 TRUE HEPA AIR PURIFIER】: H13 true HEPA filter and high-efficiency activated carbon filter capture allergens, pet hair, dander, smoke, mold, odor, and large dust particles, in addition to removing 99.9% of airborne contaminants. Powerful efficient Air filter cleaner prevents respiratory problems, allergic reactions, and asthma.
  • 【ULTRA-QUIET AND ENERGY-SAVING】: The 28dB noise level is almost voiceless when you adjust the air purifier to the lowest mode. It still cleans your air, doesn’t affect your work, study or sleep. Running in low power makes it extremely energy-saving.
  • 【EASY TO OPERATE】: You just need to turn on our air purifier, set a speed mode (low, medium, fast), then you can enjoy the fresh air quickly.
  • 【5 YEARS WARRANTY】: We offered 5 years warranty. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us. We will do our best to resolve your problem quickly and effectively. Tips: Please remove the new filter plastic bag before running the air purifier.

Additional Info :

Color White

7. VEVA Air Purifier Large Room – ProHEPA 9000 Premium Air Purifiers for Allergies, Smoke, Dust, Pet Dander & Odor with H13 Washable Filters – White

Features :

  • Our high-quality, medical-grade air purifier for home use captures tiny unwanted particles traveling through your home.
  • Built with advanced 4-in-1 technology, our HEPA filter air purifier features a washable pre-filter, small dust & premium activated carbon filter, and a HEPA air filter.
  • Ideal for households with pets, smokers, or lots of cooking, our air purifiers for home (large room or small room) keep your living space odor-free.
  • Our HEPA air purifier does not produce trace amounts of ozone, making it a safe choice for your family. Complete with a front panel and pre-filter panel, our air purifiers for bedroom use are great for homes with a baby, cat, or dog.
  • Sleek and stylish, our decor-friendly air purifier with washable filter is a must-have for your home or office. Note: Replace filters every 2-6 months for optimal results.

Additional Info :

Color White
Item Dimensions
Height 20.6
Width 8.3
Length 12.6

8. Air Purifiers for Home, KOIOS H13 HEPA Air Purifier for Bedroom Small Room Office Desk, Air Filter for Pets Hair Dander Smoke Pollen, Night Light,100% Ozone Free

Features :

  • TRUE HEPA AIR PURIFIER – Filters out dust, pollen, and pet dander. This air purifier filters particles as small as 0.3 microns and larger air pollution of PM 2.5, helping to improve overall health. Perfect for pet owners, babies, children, the elderly, or anyone wanting to improve the air quality in their home, office or hotel room. The perfect holiday, birthday, house-warming gifting choice for parents, adult children, colleagues, and friends.
  • ENVIRONMENT-FRIENDLY AIR CLEANER – Equipped with 3-Stage Filtration system including Pre-filter, TRUE HEPA Filter, Activated Carbon Filter can effectively remove odor and smoke, such as pet odor, cigarette smoke and cooking odor around your living space and zero Ozone emission certified by California Air Resources Board
  • 360° DEEP PURIFICATION – Efficient air intake and discharge maximize fresh and healthy air provided to all directions, improving the air circulation in your room. It can clean 55 cubic meter air per hour in normal mode and consume less than 0.002 units of power.
  • EASY OPERATE, SIMPLE DESIGN – Using this air purifier couldn’t be easier. It takes one single press of the same button to turn it on/off and control the fan speed. The minimalist design makes it look elegant and sleek anywhere and fit any style of room decor. The low power consumption means it’s more than affordable to run all day. Please NOTE: Press the button for 4 seconds to Turn ON/OFF the night light when the machine is running.
  • WHISPER QUIET, ENERGY-SAVING – At quiet mode, the noise is controlled under 25dB with the cutting-edge noise reducing fan blade design. You will barely be able to hear it at arm’s length. And it consumes only 0.192 units of electricity with a rated power of 8W, and it would be even much less in quiet mode. (NOTE: If you have any questions, just simply get in touch with customer service.)

Additional Info :

Item Dimensions
Height 6.9
Width 6.9
Length 7.5
Weight 2.1

9. Germ Guardian AC4825 22” 3-in-1 True HEPA Filter Air Purifier for Home, Full Room, UV-C Light Kills Germs, Filters Allergies, Smoke, Dust, Pet Dander, Odors, 3-Yr Wty, GermGuardian, Grey

Features :

  • 3-IN-1 AIR PURIFIER FOR HOME – True HEPA air filter reduces up to 99.97% of harmful germs, dust, pollen, pet dander, mold spores, and other allergens as small as .3 microns from the air
  • KILLS GERMS – UV-C light helps kill airborne viruses such as influenza, staph, rhinovirus, and works with Titanium Dioxide to reduce volatile organic compounds
  • TRAPS ALLERGENS – Pre-filter traps dust, pet hair, and other large particles while extending the life of the HEPA filter
  • REDUCES ODORS – Activated charcoal filter helps to reduce unwanted odors from pets, smoke, cooking fumes, and more
  • QUIET OPERATION – The lowest setting can be used as gentle white noise at night for a quiet, restful sleep

Additional Info :

Color Black
Item Dimensions
Height 21.5
Width 6.75
Length 10.25
Weight 8.55
Release Date 2011-05-06T00:00:01Z

10. Instant HEPA Air Purifier for Home Allergens & Pet Danders, Removes 99.9% of Dust, Smoke, & Pollen with Plasma Ion Technology, AP 100 Pearl

Features :

  • ADVANCED AIR CLEANING TECHNOLOGY: HEPA-13 and Activated Carbon work together so you can breathe easier
  • PURIFIES HOME AIR: Filters up to 615 Square Feet Per Hour, or 126 Square Feet 5 Times Per Hour, Based on AHAM verified clean air delivery rate filtering pollen, tobacco, smoke, and dust
  • COMPLIES WITH MAX OZONE: Instant air purifiers comply with the maximumm allowable concentration of ozone of 0.005 parts per million by volume (ppmv) in a 24-h period
  • 24/7 AIR QUALITY MONITORING: Our intelligent sensor monitors air quality 24/7 and adjusts fan speed in Auto Mode to make the air in your home cleaner
  • WHISPER-QUIET NIGHT MODE: Light sensor automatically turns off displays and lowers noise to whisper-quiet levels when it is time for bed
  • EASILY REMOVABLE FILTER – Our replacement filters are readily available for purchase and are easy to swap in and out of your Instant brand Air Purifier
  • REDUCES UNWANTED SCENTS: Activated carbon filter layer helps reduce unpleasant smells
  • A BRAND YOU TRUST: From the makers of Instant Pot, the brand that revolutionized the way you cook, is now transforming the way you live and breathe

Additional Info :

Color Pearl
Item Dimensions
Height 13.5
Width 8.6
Length 8.6
Weight 8
Release Date 2021-05-28T00:00:01Z

Buying Guide: What to Consider When Select affordable air purifier

Price

How much should you expect to spend on a product like this? Is it a one-off cost, or is there some kind of recurring element?

When it comes to affordable air purifier, a great value can come in many different forms. It could be a lower price, impeccable construction, and design, or higher durability. We’ll cover all of these different factors below, where we’re sharing our top picks for the best affordable air purifier for the money. We’ll go over everything consumers should know to get a great value out of their affordable air purifier!

Durability 

The phrase “people get what they pay for” is especially true when it comes to affordable air purifier. The range in durability from person to person can be pretty substantial depending on the materials used in the construction. If someone saves $100 on a affordable air purifier, but it wears out in 1 month, are they really getting a good value?

Compare that to a affordable air purifier that costs $50 more but wears out after 1 or 2 years. Most people would argue that the second option is the better deal over the long term. Before purchasing, you should consider how long you want to have the affordable air purifier and then read reviews to make sure you know how long you can expect it to last.

Consider Where You Purchase 

 

A vast majority of people now buy their affordable air purifier online rather than going to a brick-and-mortar physical location. That’s largely because online shopping offers greater convenience, and many brick-and-mortar stores can be confusing when it comes to their models, pricing, and types.

While people can’t try out an online affordable air purifier the way they can in a store, brands often come with generous trials. These allow people to try out the affordable air purifier for a while and return it if they’re unhappy.

In addition, many online affordable air purifier are more affordable than their in-store counterparts, because they have less overhead and have cut out the middlemen to pass savings directly to the consumer. If you purchase online, make sure to check to see if they will have to pay extra for shipping or not. A lot of the new companies offer free shipping, but not all.

Types of affordable air purifier

Before even thinking about all the different affordable air purifier available,  You should choose the product types that will be ideal for your task.

Design

Choosing a product based on a design that people will love can be tough. Just because you might like the look and style of it, doesn’t mean it’s the best. Below are some steps you can follow that I’ve used in the past when making decisions on which product designs to choose. Today, a lot of e-commerce sites have the same products. Naturally, it means people use product photos and videos to find the best item. Some of the tips in this article will help you choose or design a successful product.

  • Dimensions. How big are these products?
  • Materials. What are they made from? Is there an advantage to choosing one material over another?
  • Generic characteristics. What sort of features do products in this category include?
  • Product-specific functionality. Do certain products have key characteristics that others don’t? 
  • “Vs.” comparisons. Wireless or wired? Portable or desktop? Metal or wood? These are the key A/B-style decisions typically made early in the buying process.

The Verdict

Finally, we hope that our reviews about these affordable air purifiers will help you to choose your ideal product available on the maker. The question remains, how many of these affordable air purifier will you use and how often? Some manufacturers come out with newer affordable air purifier every few months. This is because they know that people want the better affordable air purifier. It’s all a matter of choice and your budget. The good news is that the features of good affordable air purifier tend to trickle down in price. If you start off with a cheaper version, chances are you can afford the more advanced versions of it a few months later.