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  • True-HEPA filter captures 99.97% of airborne pollutants; dust mites, pet dander, pollen and other allergens as small as 0.3 microns.
  • 3 Stage cleaning, removes a range of allergens: dust, cigarette smoke, pollen, odors, pet dander, mold spores and organic chemicals. CFM (Sleep / Low / Med / High / Turbo)
  • PlasmaWave acts as a permanent filter to safely break down odor, allergens, chemical vapors and other pollutants - with no harmful ozone
  • Delivered air flow :236 CFM, decibels : 27.8 . Smart Sensor gauges the air and our Auto Mode adjusts the fan to filter the air as needed; with a sleep mode for silent night-time operation
  • No remote control . CADR rated for 360 sq. ft. Suitable for medium and large rooms; kids bedrooms, baby nurseries and offices

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5300-2
4-Stage True HEPA Air Purifier
with PlasmaWave® Technology
Room Size 360 Sq. Ft.: AHAM Verified for 5 clean air changes per hour in a 360 sq. ft. room. Suitable for medium to large size living spaces
Washable Fine Mesh Pre-Filter: The first line of defense against the largest airborne particles found indoors
Activated Carbon Filter: Reduces VOCs and household odors from cooking, pets, and smoke. It is designed to catch airborne particles found indoors, which also helps prolong the True HEPA Filter life

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Jeffwife asked this question on 03-25-2021 at 07:58 PM
03-26-2021 at 10:47 PM
I think there are three filters and you can only wash and reuse the pre-filter.
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I purchased this from Savers a few months ago for $30. I replaced the filter and dismantled the unit to clean it with disinfectant.

The entire unit is very easy to disassemble. Remove the filters for four screws and a black screw under the handle. Comes apart. The PCB is also easily replaceable if you can find a replacement. Remove four more screws and the fan is easily accessed as well which is great because my nephew spilled hot chocolate down the exhaust. I was able to clean the fan compartment easily. The whole fan can be lifted out and brought back in. Make sure the nut that keeps the fan mounted is tight as the air purifier will make whirring noises if you don't tighten it enough.

As for purifying, it works fantastic. Bought new filters a week ago and here is a photo of my new one vs old one.
https://i.imgur.com/21UqaKE.jpg

Note, the old one was giving me allergies so you should probably check your filter often. If it looks as bad as my old one, buy a new filter. The OEM winix filter A typically go for around $40 though I bought an offbrand one on Amazon for $18 that is pretty similar.

The plasmawave feature is silly. Upon dismantling, I saw that it's just two tiny carbon fiber twigs sticking from tiny box. They dont actually do anything, I think.

I should also note that you can use any carbon filter of any brand you want with this purifier as long as it is the same size as the OEM winix filter A. I purchased a Fellowes carbon filter from Home Depot that was the same size and it worked just fine. This is the one that fits the Winix 5300-2.
https://www.homedepot.com/p/Fello.../205609761

Personally I say this air purifier is worth it just because it is so easy to self-service. This machine will last a long time if you treat it right.
I have this unit. I prefer my other units because this carbon filter is washable and not a replaced one like the others. This has tiny carbon pellets in a honeycomb grid and you are supposed to run it under water every 3 months to clean it and replace it once per year. The other units are a bit more convenient because they just have the carbon coated fiber sheets that you replace every 3 months. However, I believe (I have nothing to back this up) the carbon pellets in this unit are possibly more effective at odor reduction than the carbon coated fiber sheets you replace. I would check into that before making your decision. Overall no complaints though, still a great unit.
I've had electrical tape over mine for about a year now. It's been great.

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236 cfm
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C535 without the annoying lights.
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How does this compare to the recent Costco deal, are the models the same or similar and if not how different? I know costco model numbers can be different ,winix 4 hepa c545
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I have this unit. I prefer my other units because this carbon filter is washable and not a replaced one like the others. This has tiny carbon pellets in a honeycomb grid and you are supposed to run it under water every 3 months to clean it and replace it once per year. The other units are a bit more convenient because they just have the carbon coated fiber sheets that you replace every 3 months. However, I believe (I have nothing to back this up) the carbon pellets in this unit are possibly more effective at odor reduction than the carbon coated fiber sheets you replace. I would check into that before making your decision. Overall no complaints though, still a great unit.
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How does this compare to the recent Costco deal, are the models the same or similar and if not how different? I know costco model numbers can be different ,winix 4 hepa c545
Plenty to read in the other, previous threads on this. Knock yourself out.

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how does this compare to a box fan + 4 air filters that's popular on youtube? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aw7fUMhNov8
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I've got one. I like that sleep mode turns the lights all off so they don't light up the bedroom. ...but in sleep mode you can't adjust the speed. It goes lower than low in sleep mode so it's silent. But I want the white noise and the air movement. Adjusting the fan turns off sleep mode and the lights come on and they're very bright.
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I've got one. I like that sleep mode turns the lights all off so they don't light up the bedroom. ...but in sleep mode you can't adjust the speed. It goes lower than low in sleep mode so it's silent. But I want the white noise and the air movement. Adjusting the fan turns off sleep mode and the lights come on and they're very bright.
I've had electrical tape over mine for about a year now. It's been great.
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Note: no remote. I never use mines but if you have a disability it may be an issue for you.
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We've had one for 9 months. Works well and is quiet for normal fan speeds. At the lowest fan speed (during darkness), ours has a scratchy fan noise. Apparently this can be fixed by taking the unit apart and tightening some bolts, but I haven't gotten around to it. I just leave it on the 2nd lowest speed.
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I have this unit. I prefer my other units because this carbon filter is washable and not a replaced one like the others. This has tiny carbon pellets in a honeycomb grid and you are supposed to run it under water every 3 months to clean it and replace it once per year. The other units are a bit more convenient because they just have the carbon coated fiber sheets that you replace every 3 months. However, I believe (I have nothing to back this up) the carbon pellets in this unit are possibly more effective at odor reduction than the carbon coated fiber sheets you replace. I would check into that before making your decision. Overall no complaints though, still a great unit.
You're thinking of the 5500, this is the 5300 that has the standard carbon filters.
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how does this compare to a box fan + 4 air filters that's popular on youtube? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aw7fUMhNov8
That's hideous..
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