GermGuardian® AC5000 UVC and HEPA Air Purifier


The GermGuardian® AC5000 UVC and true HEPA air purifier captures allergens and kill germs, viruses and bacteria. Compact tower air purifier cleans rooms up to 185 sq. ft. Great all purpose air cleaner. See expert reviews and customer reviews.

  • Multi-level Filtration and Germ Killing:
    • Pre-Filter: captures large particles like dust and pet hair to prolong the life of the HEPA filter
    • True HEPA Filter: captures 99.9% of airborne particles including dust mites, debris, mold spores, pollen and pet dander as small as 0.3 microns.
    • Photocatalyst + Charcoal Filter: Titanium Dioxide coats the charcoal filter and is activated by the UV light to neutralize gases and odors and prevents the growth of bacteria, germs and mold spores
    • UV-C Germicidal Lamp: acts as the light source for the PCO filter and kills 99.9% of viruses, bacteria and mold spores
  • 3 Fan Speeds: manual knob can be set to low, medium or high
  • Quiet: air circulates quietly on all three speeds
  • Indicator Lights: shows when power is on and when UV lamp is on
  • Area Coverage: cleans the air in a room up to 185 sq. ft.(approx. 13' x 14' room) with 4.5 air changes/hr on speed 3
  • Easy to Move: it is light weight weighing only 10.5 lbs and has a built-in carry handle on the back
  • Easy Maintenance: Combination filter means only 1 filter to replace, pre-filter Velcros to combo filter so it is easily removed to clean - filter and UV bulb should be replaced at least once a year
  • Square Foot Coverage: Up to 186 sq. ft.
  • Energy Consumption: 120V 60Hz 0.5A, 60W
  • Clean Air Density Rate (CADR): Tobacco smoke: 120
  • Decibels: Quiet to Average
  • Dimensions: 7";W x 10.25";D x 28";H
  • Weight: 10.55 lbs
  • Finish / Color: Charcoal gray
  • Housing: Plastic
  • Filters included: Combination filter: Pre-filter, True HEPA, Charcoal, Photocatalyst UVC Lamp
  • UV - Ultraviolet germicidal light: 8W bulb - replace every 10-12 months
  • Fan Speeds: 3 speeds: low, medium, high
  • Intake and Outflow of air purifier: In through back, out through front
  • Mobility of Air Purifiers: Carry handle on back
  • Fan Control: Manual knob
  • Display panel on air purifier: No
This is a good multi-purpose, compact air purifier for a single room approximately 186 sq. ft. During our testing, it significantly reduced the particles in the air and its fan is quiet enough on low to use in a bedroom while sleeping. It is very simple to use with a manual knob fan control and push button UV light option. This would be a great solution for allergy sufferers looking for an affordable air cleaner that is easy to maintain. No frills, bells or whistles, just a good all around air purifier to help keep your breathing air clean, healthy and free of airborne germs, viruses and bacteria.

Customer Reviews

Based on 3 reviews

I am an elderly asthmatic with lots of allergies I purchased this brand when I noticed it was in my ear nose and throat docs waiting and treatment room


I like the product well enough for the time I’ve had it. It would be helpful to have a timer.