A solid air purifier can make living in your home more healthy, and with smog-filled orange skies across the east coast of the US causing concerns following Canadian wildfires, thinking about picking up one of the best HomeKit air purifiers for your Apple smart home set up may be a more pressing concern than ever before..
They remove allergens, mold, and viruses from your home as they suck the old air in and pump out cleaned air. The best HomeKit air purifiers take things further and let you control them with Siri and the Home App. You can monitor all kinds of different parameters, such as air quality and purity, through in-built apps too. With support for scenes, you can set up a HomeKit air purifier to get started when you leave the house with one of the best Homekit door locks or go to sleep with the sleep app. They're a great way of improving the air quality after your HomeKit air quality sensor has spotted an issue too.
These HomeKit Air purifiers are the best of the best
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The Smartmi P1 Air Purifier monitors and cleans your home's air with an onboard dual-laser PM2.5 and PM10 particulate sensor. The sensor allows the air purifier to ramp up to higher speeds automatically when needed — cleaning rooms up to 180 square feet in as little as ten minutes with its HEPA filter. In our review, we loved how the P1 allowed for custom speed controls via the Home app and its stylish looks with two available finishes.
The Molekule Air Mini+ keeps your home's air clean with a unique PECO filter that uses UV light to destroy bacteria, viruses, pollen, pet dander, mold, and more. Molekule's air purifier can handle small to medium rooms up to 250 square feet, making it an excellent fit for the bedroom or home office. During testing, we liked how an onboard particulate sensor allowed for hands-free operation with an Auto-Protect mode that keeps it quiet when all is clear.
Sensibo's Pure Smart Wi-Fi- Air Purifier offers smart HomeKit-enabled coverage for medium-sized rooms up to 294 square feet. This air purifier supports two adjustable fan speeds, medical-grade HEPA filtration, air quality monitoring, and Home app control, all in an incredibly sleek package with a unique LED light.
The Smartmi Air Purifier 2 offers the most extensive coverage area of all available HomeKit air purifiers at 484 square feet. It isn't just all about the size, though, as the larger Smartmi air purifier features UV sterilization technology and puts air quality, temperature, and humidity monitoring a glance away on a sizeable on-device OLED screen.
While it lacks air quality monitoring, the meross Smart Wi-Fi Air Purifier still offers plenty of bang for the buck with three adjustable speeds, ultra-quiet operation, and of course, HomeKit controls. The affordable meross air purifier covers rooms up to 207 square feet with three-stage HEPA filtration, which captures particulates down to 0.3 microns, ensuring that your home's air is always fresh and clean.
Thready to clean
This HomeKit-enabled smart air purifier from Airversa supports the latest wireless networking technology — Thread. With Thread, the Airversa Purelle offers hassle-free Home app setup and ultra-fast response times without having to type in your Wi-Fi password or add yet another hub to your home. When it comes to purification, the Purelle is optimized for rooms up to 300 square feet and can remove 99.97% of airborne contaminants.
Monitor and clean your home's air with the best HomeKit air purifiers
The best HomeKit air purifiers work with your favorite air quality monitors, making it easy to monitor and clean the air in your home. With HomeKit, you can adjust fan speeds, slot them into goodnight scenes, and even include them in automation with smoke detectors to combat odors if you leave something in the oven too long.
If you want the most bang for your buck, the Smartmi P1 may be for you. The P1 packs in a powerful HEPA filtration system that can clean small to medium rooms fast and efficiently — in as little as ten minutes in some cases. Smartmi's air purifier can trap particulates as small as 80 Nanos, and the onboard dual-laser sensor allows for hands-free operation with an automatic mode.
If you don't mind paying a premium, the Molekule Air Mini+ takes air purification even further with its advanced PECO filter. PECO technology utilizes the power of UV light to destroy molecules — including viruses, bacteria, mold, pet dander, pollen, VOCs, and more. And with Home app controls, it can do it all with just a few taps in the Home app.
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Christopher spends most of his time writing and dreaming about all things HomeKit and the Home app. Whether it is installing smart light switches, testing the latest door locks, or automating his households daily routines, Christopher has done it all.
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