Cair Comparison

The tables below present a set of features that are important for an air purification product.

  • Features in Green: good features that a quality product must have
  • Features in Red: bad features that a quality product must NOT have

Comparison by Air-Cleaning Capacity

Feature

Room Freshener

Air Purifier

Air Conditioner

Cair

Removes Physical Pollutant Particles

No

Yes Yes

Yes

Removes Pollutant Molecules

No

No No

Yes

Removes Bad Odour

No

Yes No

Yes

Masks/Hides Bad Odour

Yes

No No

No

Removes Chemicals in Air

No No No

Yes

Removes Carcinogens & Toxins in Air

No

No No

Yes

Removes Allergens

No Yes Yes

Yes

Purpose-Built for Air-Purification

No Yes No

Yes

Contains Chemicals and Allergens

Yes Yes Yes

No

Environment Friendly No No No

Yes

 


Comparison by Ease of Use

Feature

Room Freshener

Air Purifier

Air Conditioner

Cair

Portable

Yes Yes No Yes
Fits in Home, Office and/or Cars Yes No No

Yes

Easy to install

Yes Yes No

Yes

Frequent Maintenance (Once/Twice a Year)

No Yes Yes

No

Frequent Replacement (Once a Month)

Yes No No

No

Requires Electricity

No Yes Yes

No

Contains Hazardous Chemicals – Leak Hazard Yes Yes Yes

No

 


Comparison by Cost*

This table contains a list of the various costs associated with owning that particular kind of product for a year.

Costs mentioned in Green indicate the best deal for that Expense Type

Expense Type

Room Freshener (300ml)

Air Purifier (average)

Air Conditioner (average)

Cair

Cost of Purchase

Rs. 140 Rs. 15,000 Rs. 20,000 Rs. 100
Maintenance Cost Rs. 0 Rs. 1,000

Rs. 1,000

Rs. 0

Cost of Replacement Rs. 140 Rs. 15,000 Rs. 20,000

Rs. 100

Installation Costs

Rs. 0 Rs. 0 Rs. 500 Rs. 0
Annual Expenses Rs. 1,600 Rs. 30,000 Rs. 25,000

Rs. 300

*All costs are based on 2017 industry study conducted on top e-retail companies