AeraMax DX55/ 200

Fellowes AeraMax DX55/ 200 Air Purifier Quick Review

Little do most people know that Indoor air is at least 5-10 times more polluted than outdoor air. While getting good ventilation might be the quickest and cheapest solution around, it is not possible in most home. An air purifier would be the next in line solution and Fellowes AeraMax DX55/ 200 air purifier can be the link to reduce indoor pollution found in our home at an cost effective measure.
± 229.99 p
     Annual filter ^    
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Fellowes AeraMax DX55 Specification

ProductFellowes AeraMax DX55
13 x 20.5 x 7.1 in
(33 x 52.1 x 18 cm)
Weight9.9 lb (4.5 kg)
Coverage (up to)200 sq. ft. (19 m2)
Dust free (CADR)129 cfm (219 m3/h)
Pollen free (CADR)124 cfm (211 m3/h)
Smoke free (CADR)126 cfm (214 m3/h)
Airflow speed
- Lifespan
- Replacement cost ($)
HEPA filter
- Lifespan
- Replacement cost ($)
True HEPA Filter 9287101
1 year
+- 49.99
Carbon filter
- Lifespan
- Replacement cost ($)
Carbon Filter 9324101 (4 pack)
3 months
+- 49.99
Ionizer/ TechnologiesPlasmaTRUE technology
UV-light/ PCO
Other filter
AeraSafe antimicrobial treatment
All-in-one filter
- Lifespan
- Replacement cost ($)
Optional/ Addon
Noise level
Power consumption6 - 62 W
Timer/ Scheduler
SensorsAeraSmart Sensor
More color options
Auto mode
Air qualityAQ indicator
Filter change indicator
Wi-Fi/ BTBluetooth
Remote control
Child lock
Warranty3 years
Email/ Phone support
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Key features

  • 4-stage hospital-type filtration
  • Odor removal Carbon filter
  • True HEPA filter (99.97%/ 0.3 microns efficiency rate)
  • AeraSafe antimicrobial treatment
  • PlasmaTrue Technology (Ionizer)
  • AeraSmart™ Sensor monitors
  • 4 fan speed with Auto mode and Aera+ mode (for allergy/ flu season)
  • Adjustable louver/ vent
  • 3 years warranty

Fellowes AeraMax DX55 review

  • Modern contemporary exterior with front blue indicator on each active function.
  • Well-priced for a 4-stage filtration with abundant of features including 4 speed, Aera+ mode and Auto mode.
  • Excellent partnership between True HEPA filter and carbon filter.
  • AeraSafe antimicrobial treatment that prevents bacteria like mold, mildew and fungi growth on HEPA filter.
  • Last-stage PlasmaTrue Ionizer that can be disabled by pressing the button for few seconds.
  • No dedicated pre-filter to ease the HEPA/ carbon workload despite having a 4-stage filtration.
  • Slightly high annual filter replacement cost for its category.
  • Blue indicator light is not dimmable.
  • Odd fan noise that occasionally appear at higher speed.
Fellowes AeraMax DX55 dimension
13 x 20.5 x 7.1 in
(33 x 52.1 x 18 cm)
Fellowes AeraMax DX55 weight
9.9 lb (4.5 kg)
Fellowes AeraMax DX55 / AereMax 200 is made with white plastic housing with black vent on the top and side vents. Combining the modern black control panel with blue indicator, this modern design air purifier is easy to moving around thanks to the back handle. Expect a superior filtration thanks to multiple air vent and 4-Stage purification system + Aera+ mode. Inside the air purifier you will find a carbon filter that captures large particles and odors, True-HEPA filter that captures smaller particles down to 0.3 microns, AeraSafe antimicrobial treatment that stop the growth of mold and pollen and finally PlasmaTrue ionizer that creates ionized field so surrounding airborne particles can be capture with ease. Lastly, Fellowes AeraMax DX55 / AereMax 200 is UL listed, (AAFA) asthma & allergy friendly, AHAM, CARB and Energy Star certified.

Applicable area and airflow

Fellowes AeraMax DX55 / AereMax 200 can effectively purify air up to 18 m2 or 195 sq. ft. While it may not sounds like a great deal, its four-stage filtration can deal with all household particles and allergens that you would find in home such as dust, dust mites, mold, spores, pet dander and gases such as chemicals, cigarette smoke. Fellowes AeraMax DX55 / AereMax 200 CADR for dust is at 129 cfm, pollen 124 cfm and smoke 126 cfm.

Final thoughts on Fellowes AeraMax DX55 / AereMax 200

Other than the occasion odd noise, slightly high annual filter replacement cost and undimmable blue light,Fellowes AeraMax DX55 / AereMax 200 is a well-priced air purifier with abundant of features including the ever useful Auto mode. The overall performance is also decent even though there are better options available online. We recommend Fellowes AeraMax DX55 / AereMax 200 to first time user or people with seasonal allergy troubles.

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Fellowes AeraMax DX55 VS Hair

Hair/ Pet hair


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Dust mites


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Mold/ Mildew


Fellowes AeraMax DX55 VS Pet dander

Pet dander


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Virus/ Germ


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Tobacco smoke


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Smoke/ Gas


Fellowes AeraMax DX55 VS Odor



Fellowes AeraMax DX55 4-stage filtration and purifying applicable area is terrific when pit against allergens, irritants, viruses and bacteria. It is vastly efficient on large airborne pollutants such as dust, hair, pet hair. On the one hand against tiny pollutants, Fellowes AeraMax DX55 4 speed airflow input/ output + is distinctive at capturing pet dander, dust mites, pollen, mold and mildew.  As for smokes and odors, Fellowes AeraMax DX55 is also impressive in eliminating chemicals, odors, cooking smell, fire, VOCs, tobacco smokes, cigarette, vapor, radon and ammonia.

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