5 Best Portable Oxygen Concentrators

Having to worry about breathing shouldn’t be an issue. Unfortunately, for many Americans living with COPD, breathing can be extremely difficult. Luckily, due to breakthroughs in medical technology, living with COPD has become much more manageable. Today we’re going to show you the top 5 portable oxygen concentrators.

Name
Manufacture
Lowest Price

GCE Zen-O Lite

GCE

Inogen One G3

Inogen

GCE Zen-O

GCE

SeQual Eclipse 5

SeQual

Inogen One G4

Inogen

1) GCE Zen-O Lite

The GCE Zen-O Lite is one of the best portable oxygen concentrators due to its small size and ease of use. This portable oxygen concentrator makes our top 5 video due to its fantastic reliability, advanced functionality, and overall size.

GCE Zen-O Lite Portable Oxygen Concentrator

Why we love this concentrator

  • Easy to use
  • Lightweight
  • Multiple Pulse Flow Options
  • High-Quality Construction

PROS

CONS

  • Weighs Only 5.5 Pounds
  • FAA Compliant
  • Pulse Flow
  • Great Warranty
  • Optional Backpack Not Included

2) Inogen One G3

The Inogen One G3 is one of the most popular portable oxygen concentrators on the market. The G3 is one of the most versatile portable oxygen concentrators packed into a sleek and portable body.

Why we love this concentrator

  • Easy To Travel With
  • Single or Double Battery Options
  • Weighs Only 4.8 Pounds

PROS

CONS

  • FAA Compliant
  • Multiple Battery Options
  • Optional External Battery Charger
  • 30 Day Trial Period
  • Accessories Are More Expensive Than Others

3) GCE Zen-O

This name might look familiar as the Zen-O Lite portable oxygen concentrator was mentioned earlier in our list of the 5 best portable oxygen concentrators. The Zen-O is the larger than the Lite, but it also offers continuous flow on up to 2LPM.

Why we love this concentrator

  • Continuous Flow

  • Mobility Cart Option

  • FAA Compliant

PROS

CONS

  • Pulse & Continuous Flow Options
  • Rate Responsive Therapy Technology
  • Easy To Use
  • On The Heavier Side (Still Only 10.25lbs)

4) SeQual Eclipse 5

sequal eclipse 5 portable oxygen concentrator

We love the SeQual Eclipse because it’s a fantastic portable oxygen concentrator and it offers continuous flow settings of 1-3 and pulse dose settings of 1-9. The SeQual Eclipse 5 is a larger portable oxygen concentrator, but it is also the only concentrator that works on a continuous flow setting of 3.

Why we love this concentrator

  • Continuous Flow Up To 3
  • Carrying Cart
  • Warranty
  • FAA Compliant

PROS

CONS

  • Easy To Use                                

  • Great Warranty

  • Continuous Flow Settings 1-3

  • Great battery life

  • Weight: 15 Pounds Without Battery - While it is heaver, that is because it can be used on a continuous flow of 3.

5) Inogen One G4

This portable oxygen concentrator is extremely lightweight at only 2.8 pounds. Inogen is one of the best manufacturers in the industry and we were extremely excited to see them release an extremely compact and portable concentrator like the G4.

Why we love this concentrator

  • Extremely Lightweight
  • FAA Compliant
  • 30 Day Risk Free Trial

PROS

CONS

  • 24/7 Use
  • Lightweight
  • Portable
  • FAA Compliant
  • Only Pulse Flow Setting

How To Choose The Best Portable Oxygen Concentrator For You

Now that we've covered our top five concentrators, its time to decide which portable oxygen concentrator is going to be the best fit for your lifestyle.

The most important thing to look at when making your decision is the flow setting. Your docotor will inform you what setting you should be using for various activites whether its pulse flow or continious flow. Once you know your required flow setting, you can choose between different concentrators that have the flow setting you require.

We're always here to help. Please call one of our respitory specialists today at 1-800-266-7551 and they will guide you through the process of selecting the unit that bests fits your needs to live a more active and freeing lifestyle. If you would like one of our respitory specialists to give you a call, please fill out out the form below and we'll be in touch shortly.

What is a portable oxygen concentrator?

An oxygen concentrator, portable or stationary, is a medical device that simply concentrates the oxygen from a gas supply (typically ambient air) to supply an oxygen-enriched gas stream.

To put it simply - these devices use advanced technology to turn ambient air into medical grade oxygen.

Portable Oxygen Concentrators come in a variety of flow settings, shapes, sizes, and weights, so here at SpryLyfe we're commited to helping you make the best decision. Whether your're looking for the smallest device, the best deal, or just need to rent a unit, we're here to help you.

If you would like to speak with a portable oxygen concentrator specialist, please give us a call, chat with us, or send as an email.

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