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Crane and EdenPure Air Purifiers Comparison Charts

Updated on October 15, 2012

EdenPure G-7 Whole Home Air Purifier with UVC Bacteria, Virus Killing Technology

Crane and EdenPure Air Purifiers

These charts outline the costs and benefits of Crane and EdenPure air purifiers. Crane air purifiers are designed for the children's market. They take on different animal or cartoon shapes such as a shark or a penguin. EdenPure air purifiers target the adult market and have specific performance features that make them attractive to some consumers. The charts below outline the performance capabilities of these purifiers. Use these charts to compare the costs and benefits to the other air purifiers in the marketplace. See the other comparison charts that we have published for your benefit.

Crane and EdenPure Air Purifiers Comparison Chart Part 1

MFG/Model
Crane Penguin/Shark
Crane Germ Defense Electrostatic Air Purifier
EdenPure 6 Wholehouse
EdenPure Puratron
EdenPure G-7 Wholehouse
 
 
 
 
 
 
Retail Price
$79.99
$199.99
$372.00
$699.00
$399.99
Filter Type/Cleaning Processes
Pre-filter, HEPA filter, carbon filter, PCO (UV bulb & catalyst)
Electrostatic Filter
Pre-filter, HEPA filter, carbon filter, ionization, PCO (UV bulb & Tio2 filter)
Particle filter, ozone, ionization, PCO (UV bulb & Tio2 filter)
Ionization, 360 mg/hr of ozone, PCO (UV bulb & Tio2 filter)
Cost of replacement parts
Replacement filter package-$24.99/6 months, UV bulb-$18.00/yr
none
Filter pack-$14.97/if necessary, UV bulb-$26.95/yr
UV bulb-$26.95/yr
UV bulb-$26.95/yr
Energy Consumption
45 watts
15 watts
43 watts
60 watts
45 watts
Elect. Cost use.0886/kwh
$34.93/year
$11.64/year
$33.37/year
$46.57/year
$34.93/year
Unit and parts cost for first year
$139.91
$211.63
$405.37
$745.57
$434.92
Total operating cost over 10 years
$1,214.10
$1,116.36
$2,328.45
$4,095.45
$2,484.00
Coverage area per mfg. specs.
50 square feet
230 square feet
1000 square feet
3000 square feet
3000 square feet
Cost to cover 3000 sq. ft for first year
$8,394.60
$2,759.66
$1,216.11
$745.57
$434.92
Cost to cover 3000 sq.ft for 10 years
$72,846.00
$14,561.22
$6,985.35
$4,095.45
$2,484.00
# of units to clean 3000 sq. ft
60
13.04
3
1
1
Noise Level dB
unknown
unknown
unknown
unknown
unknown
Freq. cleaning perm.nt parts
Every 3 months
Every 3 months
Every month
Every month
Every month
Cost per square foot
$2.43/yr
48.5 cents/yr
23 cents/yr
13.7 cents/yr
8.3 cents/yr
MFG Warranty
One year limited warranty
One year limited warranty
One year limited warranty
One year limited warranty
One year limited warranty
Particles
99.97% to .3 microns
95% to unknown efficiency
99.97% to .3 microns
Unknown efficiency
Unknown efficiency
Odors
some
no
some
yes
yes
Chemical Gases
some
no
some
yes
yes
Kills mold/mildew
some
no
some
yes
yes
Smoke
some
no
some
yes
yes
Germicide UV (passive)
no
no
no
no
no
Germicide PCO (active)
yes
no
yes
yes
yes

EdenPure Air Comparison Chart Part 2

MFG/Model
EdenPure 5
 
 
Retail Price
$302.00
Filter Type/Cleaning Processes
Pre-filter, HEPA filter, ionization, PCO (UV bulb & Tio2 filter)
Cost of replacement parts
Replacement filter pack-$14.97 as necessary, UV bulb-$26.95/yr
Energy Consumption
43 watts
Elect. Cost use.0886/kwh
$33.37/year
Unit and parts cost for first year
$335.37
Total operating cost over 10 years
$1,978.45
Coverage area per mfg. specs.
3000 square feet
Cost to cover 3000 sq. ft for first year
$3,353.70
Cost to cover 3000 sq. ft for 10 years
$19,784.50
# of units to clean 3000 sq. ft
10
Noise Level dB
unknown
Freq. cleaning perm.nt parts
Every month
Cost per square foot
66 cents/yr
MFG Warranty
One year limited warranty
Particles
99.97% to .3 microns
Odors
some
Chemical Gases
some
Kills mold/mildew
some
Smoke
some
Germicide UV (passive)
no
Germicide PCO (active)
yes

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