Voted the best air purifier to clear away cigar smoke and odor (by Cigar Aficionado), IQAir GC MultiGas is widely known on its exception chemical filtration along with strong airflow delivery rate. A comparable model to the standard HealthPro series, in accordance to the air flow delivery rate, filtration, applicable area and noise level, would IQAir GC MultiGas extra cost on delivers more value than the classic HealthPro? Will the focus on chemical particles means some compromisation has to be made on irritants and microbes filtration? Hit on the link below to learn more.
IQAir GC MultiGas Specification
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|Weight||Coverage (up to)||Dust free (CADR)||Pollen free (CADR)||Smoke free (CADR)||Airflow speed||Fanspeed||Filtration||A filterAnnual filter cost ($)|
- Replacement cost ($)
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|Noise level||Power consumption||Timer/ Schedule||Sensors||More color options||Auto mode||Air qualityAQ indicator||Filter change indicator||Wi-Fi/ BTBluetooth||ENERGY STAR||Remote control||Child lock||Warranty||Email/ Phone support|
|IQAir GC MultiGas||+- 1299|
15 x 28 x 16 in
(38.1 x 71.1 x 40.6 cm)
|44 lb (20 kg)||1125 sq. ft. (105 m2)||40 - 510 cfm (68 - 866 m3/h)||6||4-stage||+- 196 - 390|
HyperHEPA Pre-Filter H11
GC MultiGas Cartridges
Post-filter Sleeves (5 pads)
|25 - 69 dB(A)||27 - 215 W||Time x Week x Speed||10 years|
IQAir GC MultiGas key features
- 4-stage filtration with 6 fanspeed and 320 degree airflow
- HyperHEPA Pre-Filter H11
- Post-filter Sleeves
- GC MultiGas Cartridges
- 3D UltraSeal triple-seal design
- 4 language digital display with advanced scheduling
- Remote control
- Certified on build quality and performance
- 10 years warranty
With numerous awards and used in many TV series like Brother on Calls, is no surprise that IQAir GC MultiGas is rated number 1 air purifier for MCS, odors & smoke. Sharing the same timeless design as HealthPro Plus, IQAir GC MultiGas has a slightly different color scheme than you could easily tell apart. At 15 x 28 x 16 in (38.1 x 71.1 x 40.6 cm) dimension and 44 lb (20 kg) weight, it has the same size as HealthPro Plus and its a lot heavier due to the added filters. On to build quality, you will find plenty of rigid ABS plastic in this Swiss made air purifier. Fitted with 3D UltraSeal triple-seal technology, IQAir GC MultiGas is extremely solid with no off-gassing/ leakage but downside is the mobility which is not easy to say the least. Surrounding the air purifier you will find a 320 degree airflow output and top carrying handle. Control wise you have a standard IQAir digital screen that allows you to set the 6 speed, Intelligent Filter Life Monitor, advanced scheduling (programmable timer) where you can pre-set start time/ end time and speed setting from Monday to Sunday. Inside IQAir GC MultiGas you will find a 4-stage filtration with the main filters: HyperHEPA Pre-Filter H11 and GC MultiGas Cartridges. Other similar features you will find in all IQAir air purifier including certified airflow performance, IAACM (International Association of Air Cleaner Manufacturers) listed, no-ozone 100% Healthy technology and 10 years warranty.
Airflow, CADR and everything in between
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IQAir HealthPro PlusThe classic model from IQAir that does not fall short on performance and filtration.
Blueair Pro XLAnother premium selection that has the best CADR return and purifying coverage.
- Exceptional build quality from Swiss thanks to the impact resistant ABS plastic .
- Guarantee no leakage with its zero-leak triple-seal technology.
- PreMax pre-filter that is capable of capturing both large and micro-particles such as pollen, spores, mold.
- Effective V5-Cell MG Granular activated Carbon filter that absorb and eradicate all types smoke and odor.
- HyperHEPA is the best True HEPA filter we reviewed that is capable of trapping ultra-particles down to 0.003 microns.
- Long 2.5 years filter lifespan for GC MultiGas Cartridges
- Each air purifier are individually tested and certified on its performance.
- Lower than average noise level for a high-performance air purifier.
- Comprehensive purifying coverage with 320 degree airflow distribution framewoek.
- Remote control ready with up to 6 selectable fanspeed.
- Advanced scheduling (programmable timer) - set fanspeed x time, day or week.
- Industrial leading 10 years warranty.
- The most expensive air purifier in IQAir lineup.
- No dust/ odor sensors thus no Auto mode and air quality display.
- Heavier than HealthPro Plus despite sharing the small body size.
More on IQAir GC MultiGas
Resembles to IQAir HealthPro air purifier, IQAir GC MultiGas is no ordinary design air purifier as it is designed for specific chemical filtration. To start off with the air purifier design, IQAir GC MultiGas sleek body framework is made with strong rigid ABS plastic that promises no harmful gas emission. At the same time, interface panel are neatly set up that enables sensitive and responsive usage without any kind of problem. The 3D sealed body structure is diligently fixed with no gaps/ crooked parts. Put differently, this air purifier is tremendously long-lasting that will endure some rough usage.
Airflow efficiency and purifying coverageThis is where IQAir GC MultiGas airflow delivery rate numbers count. Among the list of few air purifiers that is capable to cover full scale space area, IQAir GC MultiGas purifying coverage is as expected phenomenal. That is to say, IQAir GC MultiGas purifying applicable radius is suitable for use e.g. bedroom, living room or office.On top of that, IQAir GC MultiGas ultra-capability air flow intake and outtake is fantastic at wiping out nearby airborne particles. The effective airflow distribution would contains near proximity allergens, micro organisms and of course chemicals from cleaning product, voc, cigarette.
Noise level and power consumption
Final thoughts on IQAir GC MultiGasIn short, we like IQAir GC MultiGas is a niche market air purifier that provides incredible chemical filtration and purifying radius. By comparison with the pros vs cons, the pros you will get from the air purifier is more critical than the shortfalls. Included the 2 options above, we recommend IQAir GC MultiGas to all that needs the very best against the most harmful indoor chemicals.
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