Let’s Compare CPAP Sanitizers

We’ll look at four different popular CPAP sanitizing devices.

The Healthy CPAP UV-C sanitizer uses ultraviolet (UV-C) light to safely and quickly sanitize the CPAP apparatus.

The Lumin by 3B Medical is also a UV-C sanitizer which cleans the CPAP using ultraviolet light.

The VirtuCLEAN by VirtuOx is a CPAP sanitizer that uses Ozone (activated Oxygen) as its sanitizing agent.

The SoClean 2 is another ozone CPAP cleaner that is designed for CPAP sanitizing.

Let’s see how these units stack up…

(Chart best viewed in horizontal or “landscape” view on mobile devices.)

Unit:Healthy CPAPLuminVirtuCLEANSoClean 2
Size:11.5”x11”x9.5”12.25”x8.5”x7.75”4.5”x1.7” (Plus large bag)8”x7.25”x9”
Compartment Size:11”x10.5”x9”9.5”x6.5”x4”8”x6”x4”5.5”x5.5”x5”
Weight:2.0 lbs5.5 lbs.45 lbs (plus bag)5.6 lbs
Power supply:Plug-inPlug-inBatteryPlug-in
Noise Level:SilentQuietQuietLoud
Chemical Smell:NoNoYesYes
Sanitizing Time:3 Mins.5 Mins.30 Mins. 2 Hours
Wait Time after cleaning:NoneNone1-2 Hours1-2 Hours
Pre-wash Recommended?:YesYesYesYes
Filter Replacement:NoNoYesYes
Adapters Needed:NoNoYesYes
Requires Nightstand placement:NoNoNoYes
Health Risks:NoNoYesYes
Risk of CPAP warranty void:NoNoNoYes
Warranty:2 Year2 Year2 Year2 Year

It’s becoming clear that the Healthy CPAP UV-C cleaner is the quickest, most convenient and quietest way to keep your vital breathing equipment clean and healthy.