There are many claims for and against alkaline water. Ayurveda and other studies are in favour of alkaline water while there have been claims that there are no such benefits whatsoever.
According to Ayurveda, alkaline water reduces acid in your body. Also, it is believed that it can rectify many ailments in human body.
Whatever the case is, if you wish to drink alkaline water, it is advisable to drink slightly alkaline water rather than high alkaline.
How does alkaline water filter work?
The water purifier charges the water through electrolysis. It is a pollution-free method of producing alkaline water by passing electricity through water and charging it. This process results in either acidic or alkaline water. Water purifiers control this process to bring alkaline water.
Top 4 Alkaline Water Purifiers
#1 KENT Supreme Extra RO + UV + UF + Alkaline Water Purifier
# 2 Havells Max Alkaline 7-Liter RO+UV Water Purifier
#3 Blue Star Opulus RO + UV + UF + IBT + Alkaline Water Purifier
#4 Faber Neutron Plus Alkaline RO + UV +UF + Copper Guard Water Purifier
Kent is among top water purifier brands in India and this is one of their superior models. It has almost all the purification features required for water in Indian geography.
It gives excellent purification owing to RO+UV+UF technology. The storage tank has UV disinfection feature which helps in constant disinfection even while the water is being stored.
- It maintains the pH between 8.5 and 9.5. This is optimum range for healthy alkaline drinking water.
- One of the best features of this filter is that it ensures ‘zero water wastage’ by recycling the excess water.
- TDS controller and Mineral RO Technology helps in retaining essential minerals necessary for human body.
- 8 Liter tank capacity is decent many households. It can be particularly helpful in areas with erratic power supply.
- It can purify 20 Liters of water in one hour. This is very efficient compared to other filters.
- It has very good purification efficiency
- It maintains minerals as well as alkalinity. Both essential for healthy body.
- It comes with a UV fail Alarm that gives an alert when life of UV lamp in the storage tank is over.
- The price might be a little higher than regular filters
Havells Max Alkaline is a popular water filter in Alkaline water filter segment.
Along with efficient purification, it has an added benefit of unique design that goes well with many modern kitchen decor.
- This filter comes with RO+UV technology and can maintain alkaline balance between 8 and 10 pH.
- It has mineral fortification technology that retains essential minerals necessary for staying healthy.
- It comes with Revitalizer that gives magnetized water. This process helps in between water absorption of water as well as minerals present in it.
- The filter removes almost all the impurities. Giving the filtered water no bas taste or smell
- It comes with a warranty of 1 year
- RO + UV + Alkaline tech + mineral fortification is decent for regular Indian household
- It has a unique design
- Tank capacity is slightly lesser than other water filters in the list
This water purifier was launched in 2019 owing to increase in demand of alkaline water purifiers in India.
This product works on 7 stage purification process and comes with Aqua Taste Booster for enhanced taste.
- It has capacity of 8 L, similar to Kent Supreme Extra in the list.
- It comes with RO + UV + UF purification technology for effective purification.
- It comes with ‘immunoboost technology’ that helps in maintaining Alkalinity level of water
- While RO is responsible for removing impurities, UV helps in removing microorganisms
- The UF filtration process helps in retaining beneficial minerals which RO removes. Benefit of UF filtration is that it does not need power to work.
- It has ‘Copper Impregnated Activated Carbon’ that enhances the anti-microbial and anti-oxidation process of RO
- It has ‘tank full’ indicator and ‘purification on’ indicator for ease of use
- 7 stage filtration process for effective purification
- It comes with free external filter
- Just like many other RO filters, water gets wasted in the purification process
This water purifier was launched in October of 2020 and has risen to popularity in a short time. It comes with a Copper Guard that enhances anti-microbial and anti-oxidation process.
- It comes with RO + UV + UF technology for filtration process. Helping in efficient purification.
- Alkaline filter maintains pH between 7.5 and 8.5
- The filter membrane can filter water with TDS of upto 2500 ppm. This is quite efficient.
- It has storage capacity of 10 L, which is quite high at this price range.
- It is made of food grade plastic, which is different from other water purifiers in the list.
It is value for money
There is no TDS controller