Summer is here and one insect that we can not ignore is mosquitoes. These little insects cause malaria and according to the World Health Organization (WHO), nearly half of the world’s population is at risk of malaria. In 2015, there were roughly 212 million malaria cases and an estimated 429 000 malaria deaths. Sub-Saharan Africa continues to carry a disproportionately high share of the global malaria burden. In 2015, the region was home to 90% of malaria cases and 92% of malaria deaths. However, this is not to say that the rest of the world is immune to mosquito threats. This is exactly why we need to arm ourselves and kids against malaria and mosquitoes. Here, we have compiled the top 5 trusted and tested non-chemical mosquito eliminators, so stay tuned if you want to find the perfect Mosquito Killer for you.
1. Update: Xiaomi Mijia Mosquito Repellant (Released 08/6/2018)
On June 4, Mijia official took to its Weibo account to announce the launch of this product and the accompanying mosquito-repellent film is priced at ($27). This device promises to meet the summer demand for mosquito repellent. Its non-heated design uses a long-acting mosquito repellent, tefluthrin, as a mosquito repellent source.
- The fan drive volatilizes
- There is a timer mode that can automatically shut down the device at the set time to avoid waste.
- Long-term power saving to meet a summer demand for mosquito repellent
This mosquito repellant comes with an ergonomic design. It has a dimension of 9.83 x 9.83 x 5.84 cm and weighs only 133 grams which means that it is a product that can be placed in any part of the home even in your best said and its beautiful design ensures that it can be placed in the sitting room and most of your visitors will not know exactly what it does. It uses a 3.0V 2 x AA battery which can work for a very long time but for mosquito eliminating, you will mostly need this device for about 10 hours each night. Assuming that you use a piece of mosquito repellent for 8 hours every day, this device can last for about 90 days. It can effectively evaporate for about 720 hours.
2. Update: Xiaomi Mijia Mini Mosquito Repellant (Released 10/6/2018)
The Xiaomi Mijia Mini Mosquitos Repellent comes with an ergonomic design, made from High-grade ABS and PP eco-friendly materials, which is safe and durable. The built-in batteries and mosquito repellent tablet can keep you safe throughout the whole summer. The mute working mode allows you to get rid of the annoying hum of mosquitoes or the working machines when you sleep. Unlike its elder brother at No. 1, the Mijia Mini mosquito repellant is more effective in smaller spaces. So if you have a small room, this Xiaomi Mijia Mini mosquito repellant will be cool but if the room is large, then go for the elder sibling at NO. 1. They both have the same workability just that one covers a larger space than the other. The minimalist style and mini size of the indoor Mijia mosquito repellent are suitable for those who pursue a high-quality life.
3. HNW-018 Electric Mosquito Killer Lamp
The HNW – 018 Electric Mosquito Killer Lamp LED Bug Zapper uses a blue light at night which is designed to attract mosquitoes and all other flying bugs. It then eliminates these bugs with its low-voltage electric discharge. It is smokeless, tasteless, noiseless and does not have any poisonous chemical which may cause harm to the body. The light is gentle, soft and humanized, therefore, it can be used as a small nightlight. It is perfect for kids sleeping at night because the light it produces is not too bright to wake the kids and it ensures that the room isn’t dark also. This gadget can be simply recharged with the aid of a laptop using the USB connector
4. YWXLight LED Camping Light Waterproof Mosquito Killer Lamp
The YWXLight LED Camping Light Waterproof Mosquito Killer Lamp uses its warm blue light to attract mosquitoes, get them trapped in 360 degrees and kill them by the low voltage current. It is completely harmless to your to your health. The bottom of this mosquito killer has a normal white-light lantern which can be used for reading. The intensity of this light can be adjusted to meet your demands as seen in the image below. There is no need to spray chemical mosquito repellent and other liquids release which could have some health implications. Interestingly, this mosquito zapper is completely waterproof which makes it perfect for camping activities. There is a coupon code you can use to get this gadget for cheap.
Coupon Code: YWXCAMP
5. YWXLight Non-toxic LED Mosquito Killer Lamp
This is a brand new product with superb quality. It uses a stable blue light source to attract mosquitoes, then efficiently inhale mosquito by a direct current fan. With the energy-saving LED light and a 365-nm precision light wave, it is 360-degree all-round effective and it leaves no angle untouched. The noise reduction design keeps away from noise at night. The light intensity can be adjusted and it can be charged via its USB cable using a laptop or powerbank. There is a coupon code you can use to get this gadget for cheap.
Coupon Code: WCUPGIFT
6. Enkeeo Camping Lantern with Mosquito Killer
The Enkeeo camping lantern with mosquito killer has two sections, the lantern and the zapper sections which can run independently or concomitantly. This 2-in-1 zapper lantern is a combination of camping lantern and bug zapper with 360 nm – 400 nm ultraviolet light which attracts bugs within the 5m/16ft radius and eliminates them. This lantern comes with a cordless, super lightweight, and compact design which measures only 88mm x 129mm weighs only 400g and can be easily carried with you when you’re outdoors.
This lantern is currently available in orange, green and black colors. It ships with a removable lamp shade which offers you soft/non-soft light and it is designed to be put in both ways. You can hang it up on a string or a tree branch, or you can put it upside down like a ground lamp. It is easy and safe to use as it comes with a retractable hook, a removable lamp shade, and plastic cage to protect you from touching the inner wires.
The zapper lantern uses 360nm-400nm UV light (highly attractive to mosquitoes) to lure bugs to the killing grid (within 16ft) – where it gets zapped. No chemical lures are required which is great for the kids and it can be cleaned with running tap water because it’s highly waterproof (IPX6 rated), making it much cleaner and safer than its chemical counterparts. It ships with a zapper voltage of 1000V. This product sports a large built-in 2000 mAh rechargeable battery and without a power consuming chip or an operating system, you can be sure it will deliver at least 6 hours work time.
7. JB – 02 Mushroom UV Light Photocatalytic Mosquito Killer
The JB – 02 Mushroom UV Light Photocatalytic Mosquito Killer just like the HNW – 018 Electric Mosquito Killer Lamp LED Bug Zapper has a blue light at night and it is designed for daily use. It comes in 3 colors, light sky blue, green and pink. The mosquitoes blue UV light tends to attract mosquitoes and all other flying bugs to it, and if they are close, it carries out its elimination one after the other without mercy or pity. It is smokeless, tasteless, noiseless and does not have any poisonous chemical which may cause harm to the body. The light is gentle, soft and humanized, therefore, it can be used as a small nightlight. It is perfect for kids sleeping at night because the light it produces is not too bright to wake the kids and it ensures that the room isn’t dark also. Just like the other mosquito killer on this list, this gadget can be powered using a USB cord with a laptop or powerbank.