Honeywell HPA060 Quick Review

Honeywell HPA060 Compact is not your typical choice when dealing with extensive household allergens and germ. It does not have the greatest airflow delivery rate nor a wide purifying coverage. It does however comes bundled with a combined pre-filter and a versatile True HEPA filter that promises 99.97% filtration against ultrafine particles down to 0.3 microns. At a very low price tag, let’s learn more on how Honeywell HPA060 True HEPA compact tower allergen remover handle allergens along with some of its pros and cons.
MRSP/ RSP**
± 99.99 p
     Annual filter ^    
± 59 p
Online price*
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Honeywell HPA060 Specification

ProductHoneywell HPA060
RSPMRSP/ RSP+- 99.99
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Dimension
7.7 x 15.2 x 10.7 in
(19.6 x 38.6 x 27.2 cm)
Weight8.8 lb (4 kg)
Coverage (up to)75 sq. ft. (7 m2)
Dust free (CADR)62 cfm (105 m3/h)
Pollen free (CADR)75 cfm (127 m3/h)
Smoke free (CADR)48 cfm (82 m3/h)
Airflow speed
Fanspeed3
Filtration3-stage
A filterAnnual filter cost ($)+- 59
Pre-Filter
- Lifespan
- Replacement cost ($)
HRF-B1 Filter B Household Odor & Gas Reducing Pre-filter
3 monthst
+- 9.95
HEPA filter
- Lifespan
- Replacement cost ($)
HRF-H1 Filter H True HEPA
1 year
+- 18.95
Carbon filter
- Lifespan
- Replacement cost ($)
-
Ionizer/ Technologies
UV-light/ PCO
-
Other filter
-
All-in-one filter
- Lifespan
- Replacement cost ($)
-
Optional/ Addon
HRF-B2 Filter B Household Odor & Gas Reducing Pre-filter (2 pack)
3 months+- 14.95
Noise level
Power consumption
Timer/ Scheduler
Sensors
More color options
Auto mode
Air qualityAQ indicator
Filter change indicator
Wi-Fi/ BTBluetooth
ENERGY STAR
Remote control
Child lock
Warranty5 years
Email/ Phone support

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Honeywell HPA060 key features

  • 3-stage filtration
  • Carbon Pre-filter
  • True HEPA filter
  • 3 speed (Germ, General Clean, Allergen)
  • Compact design
  • 5 Years Limited Warranty
Honeywell HPA060 dimension
Dimension
7.7 x 15.2 x 10.7 in
(19.6 x 38.6 x 27.2 cm)
Honeywell HPA060 weight
Weight
8.8 lb (4 kg)

Simple and refined in outline, Honeywell HPA060 Compact air purifier is compact and small as you can see from the specification above. The weight is rather heavy though given how compact this True HEPA air purifier is. The black plastic housing has air vent surrounding the body for all angles airflow dispersion; top of the unit you will find a dial knob fanspeed control that is simple to operate. Open up the cover you will find a True HEPA filter slotted behind the pre-filter that provides excellent filtration against dust, mold, pollen and pet dander. As a result Honeywell HPA060 Compact air purifier is highly capable of handling surrounding pollutants even though is it small in size.

Airflow performance and applicable area

Average is probably the best rating we can give as the airflow delivery rate is not its strongest suit. The applicable area for Honeywell HPA060 Compact is also affected by the airflow performance that resulted a mere 7 m2 (75 sq. ft.); suitable for small rooms, bedside table or office desk. Powered by the 2 filters, Honeywell HPA060 Compact CADR (Clean air delivery rate) is slightly better in comparison at 62 cfm for dust, 75 cfm pollen and 48 cfm smoke. On a more positive note, Honeywell HPA060 Compact is very silent throughout the 3 speed with low power consumption.

Final thoughts on Honeywell HPA060 Compact

Fundamentally Honeywell HPA060 Compact is a small air purifier that provides True HEPA filtration solution within a low price tag. The compactness structure does help in portability especially for traveling; downside is the limited features and average airflow delivery rate. If smoke and odors is not your big concern, Honeywell HPA060 Compact will be a great start-up air purifier to deal with everyday household allergens.

Honeywell HPA060 is covered against

Honeywell HPA060 VS Dust

Dust

EXCELLENT

Honeywell HPA060 VS Pollen

Pollen

GOOD

Honeywell HPA060 VS Hair

Hair/ Pet hair

GOOD

Honeywell HPA060 VS Dust mite

Dust mites

GOOD

Honeywell HPA060 VS Mold/ Mildew

Mold/ Mildew

GOOD

Honeywell HPA060 VS Pet dander

Pet dander

GOOD

Honeywell HPA060 VS Virus/ Germ

Virus/ Germ

GOOD

Honeywell HPA060 VS Tobacco smoke

Tobacco smoke

OK

Honeywell HPA060 VS Chemical

Chemical

OK

Honeywell HPA060 VS VOCs

VOCs

OK

Honeywell HPA060 VS Smoke/ Gas

Smoke/ Gas

OK

Honeywell HPA060 VS Odor

Odor

OK

In conclusion......

  • Very compact yet manage to fit in 2 filters with 3 speed mode.
  • Low entry price (less than $100).
  • Reasonably low annual filter replacement cost.
  • Use True HEPA filter (99.97% efficiency/ 0.3 micron size) instead of HEPA type filter.
  • Quiet operation with low energy consumption.
  • Worry-free 5 Years Warranty.
  • Poor airflow delivery rate.
  • Very small purifying coverage.
  • Carbon pre-filter is not very effective against strong odors and smoke.
  • Limited features other than the Electronic filter replacement reminders.
Build quality
8
Features
3
Coverage
3
Airflow delivery
3
Particle Filtration
7
Smoke Filtration
3
Price
9
Upkeeping
8
6
6

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