Honeywell Pet CleanAir Air Purifier HHT-013 Review

Honeywell Pet CleanAir air purifier HHT-013 is one of the most affordable and dedicated pet air purifier available in the market. To help pet owners like us tackle with pet dander and odor, Honeywell HHT-013 comes with basic set of features that you would need within a reasonable price. Would the filtration strength and basic features be enough to impress us ? Hit the break to learn more about the Honeywell Pet CleanAir air purifier HHT-013 pricing, airflow efficiency and what is missing from the lineup.
MRSP/ RSP**
± 79.95 p
     Annual filter ^    
± 38 p
Online price*
Latest Amazon price
N/A

Honeywell HHT-013 Specification

ProductHoneywell HHT-013
Dimension
14.7 x 7 x 11.2 in
(37.3 x 17.8 x 28.4 cm)
Weight5.3 lb (2.4 kg)
Coverage (up to)85 sq. ft. (8 m2)
Dust free (CADR)55 cfm (93 m3/h)
Pollen free (CADR)65 cfm (110 m3/h)
Smoke free (CADR)55 cfm (93 m3/h)
Airflow speed - cfm (0 - 0 m3/h)
Fanspeed3
Filtration3-stage
Pre-Filter
- Lifespan
- Replacement cost ($)
Odor-reducing pre-filter
3 months
HEPA filter
- Lifespan
- Replacement cost ($)
HEPA-type filter
6 months
Carbon filter
- Lifespan
- Replacement cost ($)
-
Ionizer/ TechnologiesIonizer
UV-light/ PCO
-
Other filter
-
All-in-one filter
- Lifespan
- Replacement cost ($)
HRF-CP2 Pet CleanAir Combo Pack
6 months
+- 18.95
Optional/ Addon
-
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 HHT-013 key features

  • Compact design that can be placed vertically or horizontally
  • 3-stage filtration
  • Odor reducing pre-filter
  • HEPA-type filter
  • Optional on/off ionizer
  • 3 speed settings
  • Optional Nightlight feature (soft illuminating light)
  • 5 years Limited Warranty

Honeywell HHT-013 review

  • Entry level price that comes with 3-stage filtration.
  • Lightweight with flexible compact body that can be placed horizontally or vertically.
  • Separate On/ off button for Ionizer.
  • Odor-reducing pre-filter works well with the HEPA-type filter.
  • Affordable annual filter replacement cost.
  • 5 years warranty.
  • Outdated unappealing design.
  • Basic unit that lacks most modern features such as Auto mode/ timer.
  • Poor purifying applicable area with weak airflow performance.
  • HEPA-type filter is not as effective as other "pet targeted" air purifier.

The starters

Honeywell HHT-013 dimension
Dimension
14.7 x 7 x 11.2 in
(37.3 x 17.8 x 28.4 cm)
Honeywell HHT-013 weight
Weight
5.3 lb (2.4 kg)

Easily the smallest and compact pet air purifier in its class, Honeywell HHT-013 horizontal shaped body is only at 14.7 x 7 x 11.2 in size with 5.3 lb weight. As a tabletop air purifier, it can operate horizontally or vertically thus it will fit virtually anywhere although best to stick it on the table. Comes with simple dial knob controls, operating Honeywell HHT-013 is dead easy but do not expect any modern features from the machine. Basic equipment from the air purifier includes 3-stage filtration, 3 speed with optional ionizer, optional night light, AHAM certified and 5 years warranty.

Airflow, speed, and CADR

Honeywell HHT-013 coverage
Purifying coverage
85 sq. ft. (8 m2)
Honeywell HHT-013 airflow speed
Airflow speed
- cfm (0 - 0 m3/h)
Honeywell HHT-013 fanspeed
Fanspeed
3
It should be no surprise that Honeywell has a very limited 85 sq. ft. purifying coverage despite having standard 3 speed. Ideal for use in close approximately area where you could place Honeywell Pet CleanAir HHT-013 next to cat litter box or on top of a table where pets often linger. Within its limited purification range, Honeywell Pet CleanAir HHT-013 actually handles airborne pollutants well without any hesitation.
Honeywell HHT-013 dust CADR
Dust CADR
55 cfm (93 m3/h)
Honeywell HHT-013 pollen CADR
Pollen CADR
65 cfm (110 m3/h)
Honeywell HHT-013 smoke CADR
Smoke CADR
55 cfm (93 m3/h)
CADR does not goes too far off with the purifying coverage. At maximum speed, dust and smoke CADR stands at 55 cfm while Pollen CADR is slightly higher at 65 cfm. You can compare more air purifiers CADR via the above comparison button above.

What’s inside count

Honeywell HHT-013 Pre-filter
Odor-reducing pre-filter
3 months
Honeywell HHT-013 HEPA filter
HEPA-type filter
6 months
Honeywell HHT-013 technologies
Ionizer
^ Honeywell HHT-013 filters/ technologies/ lifespan
^ Honeywell HHT-013 purification technology
As a compact tabletop air purifier, Honeywell HHT-013 still manage to fit in a carbon pre-filter, HEPA filter and even an ionizer though understandably the filters is not as the most optimal size. Within its purifying range, Honeywell HHT-013 manage to keep pet odors at bay while pet dander also significantly reduced. Ionizer is a nice addon that can be turn on or off depending on your needs.

Covered against

Honeywell HHT-013 VS Dust

Dust

EXCELLENT

Honeywell HHT-013 VS Pollen

Pollen

OK

Honeywell HHT-013 VS Hair

Hair/ Pet hair

OK

Honeywell HHT-013 VS Dust mites

Dust mites

OK

Honeywell HHT-013 VS Mold/ Mildew

Mold/ Mildew

OK

Honeywell HHT-013 VS Pet dander

Pet dander

OK

Honeywell HHT-013 VS Virus/ Germ

Virus/ Germ

OK

Honeywell HHT-013 VS Tobacco smoke

Tobacco smoke

OK

Honeywell HHT-013 VS Chemical

Chemical

OK

Honeywell HHT-013 VS VOCs

VOCs

OK

Honeywell HHT-013 VS Smoke/ Gas

Smoke/ Gas

OK

Honeywell HHT-013 VS Odor

Odor

OK

In short Honeywell HHT-013 efficient plus purifying coverage and airflow distribution is exceptional in capturing common airborne contaminants including hair, dust. take on allergens, viruses and bacteria, Honeywell HHT-013 combined , 3 fanspeed and 3-stage filtration is at reasonable tier in eradicating pet dander, dust mites, fungi, pollen, mildew, mold, spores and germs.  On odors and smokes, Honeywell HHT-013 filtration is substandard in handling cooking odors, radon, ammonia chemicals, VOCs, tobacco and cigarette smokes.

Keep it down

Honeywell HHT-013 noise level is low to non-existence at lower speed. Perfect for long operation without the annoying humming sound. Power consumption to is low that barely cost you any dime on regular use.

At what cost

Honeywell HHT-013 MRSP/ RSP
MRSP/ RSP**
+- 79.95
Honeywell HHT-013 annual filter replacement cost
Annual Filter Cost
+- 38
^ Replacement filters/ estimated cost
Entry-level price is probably the best way to describe Honeywell HHT-013 price, its great for pet owners that do not mind the limited capacities. Filter replacement cost is also on the cheap side although not as cheap as we would hope for. Check out other similar products below or go top to compare with other tabletop air purifiers.

Honeywell HHT-013 VS the challengers

GermGuardian AC5250PT

Upgraded airflow performance with 4-stage filtration and Pet Pure treatment. Its tower shaped design is certainly not as compact as Honeywell HHT-013.
Rabbit Air MinusA2 SPA-780A

Rabbit Air MinusA2 SPA-780A

Even better 6-stage purifying coverage and airflow delivery rate within a thin frame size body. As expected this Rabbit Air machine holds a premium price tag that favors Honeywell HHT-013.

Verdicts and ratings

Build quality
7
Features
3
Coverage
3
Airflow delivery
3
Particle Filtration
5
Smoke Filtration
3
Price
9
Upkeeping
9
5.6

Frequently Asked Questions FAQ

Troubleshooting

Safety Tips

More on Honeywell Pet CleanAir HHT-013

Available in pure white, Honeywell Pet CleanAir HHT-013 is categorized as one of the smallest pet air purifier that can be placed vertically or horizontally. Build quality might not be the best, Honeywell Pet CleanAir HHT-013 is still securely fitted and durable. Dual dial knobs with Electronic filter indicator are located at the top flat panel that are simple to use. Surrounding the air purifier is a large air inlet/ outlet that are great at absorbing pollutants from different direction. Inside the air purifier you will find a HEPA-type filter that deal with micron pollutants that are too small for the pre-filter to be captured.

Airflow performance and applicable area

AHAM and ARB certified, The applicable area for Honeywell Pet CleanAir HHT-013 air purifying area is at 8 m2 (85 sq. ft.). Only suitable for very small area or desktop use. Airflow level is at a lower level even at highest setting. Noise level is low considering the poor airflow delivery rate. CADR level is at 55 cfm for dust, 65 cfm for pollen and 55cfm smoke. In a nutshell Honeywell Pet CleanAir HHT-013 3 fanspeed mode will not provide adequate performance and capability against broad range of household allergens.

Final thoughts on Honeywell Pet CleanAir HHT-013

In theory Honeywell Pet CleanAir HHT-013 works great and can be used as an additional air cleaner besides dealing with pet fur, pet dander, and other pet related allergens. Realistically the weak purifying and very limited applicable area does contribute to a rather poor overall performance. Still, as a pet air purifier, the compactness of Honeywell Pet CleanAir HHT-013 enables it to be placed on table, chair or cabinet with ease and extremely useful dealing with constant moving pets.

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