Honeywell HFD-120-Q Air Purifier


Basic air cleaning with washable filters saving you money on replacements

  • Best for dust
  • Coverage: Up to 170 sq ft
  • Filter Type: Electrostatic attraction
  • Warranty: 5 Year


The Honeywell HFD-120-Q is a simple tower unit that will remove large dust and pollen particles in small rooms.  The IFD filters can be washed or vacuumed which will provide savings in filter replacements. This model also has a filter indicator to let you know when it is time to clean it.

UPC: 00090271001202

Basic Specs

Coverage Area170 sq ft
Product Dimensions29" H x 10" W x 11" D
Product Weight15 lb
Housing MaterialPlastic


Controls TypeElectronic buttons with LCD display screen
Auto Mode?No
Oscillation on/off?Yes
UV Lamp?No
UV Lamp on/off option?NA


Dust/Particle Sensor?No
Odor Sensor?No
Light Sensor?No
Air Quality Sensor?No

Power Supply

Power consumption (ea speed) 43 W
Energy Star Certified?No


Remote Control?No
Handle? No
Wall Mountable?No
Child Lock?No


Allergies Yes
Asthma No
Dust Yes
Mold No
Odor No
Chemicals No
Pets No
Smoke No
Germs No


Pre-Filter Clean approximately once per month
IFD FilterClean approximately once per month
Filter Change Indicator?Yes
UV Bulb Change Indicator Light?NA

5 Year Limited Warranty

Our Experts have tested and reviewed the Honeywell HFD-120-Q Tower Air Purifier.

Summary of Expert Review:

The Honeywell 120-Q Tower is a good dust removal air purifier that delivers moderate airflow at a cheap purchase price. The 120-Q Air Purifier does not use a HEPA filter, but instead utilizes a unique type of filter technology that Honeywell has an exclusive license to in the US. This Filter technology is a plastic filter with an electrostatic charge applied to it to attract dust and allergens.

Depending on your preferences, this filtration method is either the key advantage, or main drawback of this unit. If you are ok spending your time hand washing the filter every 2 weeks to maintain its performance, then you can save money on filter replacements. But many people don't want to touch the filth that their filter collects. They would rather throw the whole filter in the trash once a year and be done with it. If that's you, then this isn't likely going to be a unit you will like.

Since it does not use a HEPA filter, it delivers lower rates of filtration efficiency. However, it does so at very low noise levels and low power levels.

Most Honeywell units lack activated carbon or other additives which make them ineffective for odors or chemicals. This applies to the Honeywell 120-Q air purifier as well.

However, for the price, it can be used as a dust removal unit and first line of defense. It has an oscillation feature and a very simple set of controls. The unit feels solid & made of thick plastic.

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Customer reviews for the Honeywell HFD-120-Q Air Purifier
Honeywell HFD-120-Q Air Purifier has a rating of 4.9 stars based on 10 reviews.

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