How do BMC Machines features compare to Resmed?
BMC Machine features are similar to Resmed. The latest BMC Luna iQ Auto Machine are a great alternative for a fraction of the price.
BMC CPAP / Auto / BPAP Machines provide affordable, effective sleep apnea therapy with a 5 year Warranty!
Of five (5) CPAP Machines independently tested recently (including the Resmed S10 and the Philips DreamStation) the BMC Luna 3.5 Auto produced the lowest noise.
Do you have a Feature Comparison Chart?
Yes. The table below compares the main features of the BMC Luna iQ Auto Machine against the ResMed Airsense S10 Auto.
|Details||BMC Luna iQ Auto||Resmed S10|
|Mode of Operation||Tri-Mode: CPAP/APAP/TITRATION||Dual Mode: CPAP / APAP|
|Ramp Time||0 ~ 60 minutes||0 ~ 60 minutes|
|Humidifier Option||Yes - included but cannot be removed||Yes - included but cannot be removed|
|Humidifier Water Chamber||Easy clean water tank||Can take apart for cleaning|
|Heated Humidifier Temperature||0 ~ 5||0 ~ 6 or 16~30oC|
|Heated Hose||Optional extra at $149 if required||Usually supplied as standard|
|Automatic Airflow ON||Enabled or Disabled||Can only enable or disable both together|
|Automatic Airflow OFF||Enabled or Disabled|
|Display Light||Auto, On or Off||Auto Only|
|Mask Removal Alert||Enabled or Disabled as Option||Not Available|
|Sound Level (Tested by independent lab in Australia)||30dB (Older model Luna tested (New iQ model is even quieter)||34dB|
|Exhalation Pressure Relief||Reslex (0~3)||EPR (0~3)|
|Hose Air dry for 15 minutes||Enabled or Disabled as Option||On only|
|Apnea Response Sensitivity||1 (slow) ~ 5 (fast)||Not Available|
|iCodes for remote sleep reports||Enabled or Disabled as Option||Not Available|
|SD Chip / Data Card||4GB SD Card||2GB SD Card|
|On screen review of sleep data||Comprehensive data available||Comprehensive data available|
|Software for Review of Sleep Data||Included free with BMC Luna Machines||Not usually available to patients|
|Air Filter||2 supplied||1 supplied|
|Power Supply||Separate Power Supply and cable||Separate Power Supply and cable|
|Country of Manufacture||China||Singapore or Australia|
|Warranty||5 years on Machine and Humidifier. 90 Days on all Accessories.||2 years on Machine, 1 year on Humidifier. 90 Days on all Accessories.|
|Machine/Humidifier Price||$899 including delivery||$1,999~ $2,499 No delivery option|
|Mask Price||Extra $50 on top of machine price||Extra $279~$299 on top of machine price|
|Internet Purchase||Yes||Not permitted by Resmed|
|Free Nationwide Delivery||Yes||Not usually|
Comparison info supplied in good faith. If any errors or omissions, please contact us so we can review and amend as necessary.
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BMC, Luna, Luna iQ, Reslex and iCode are registered trademarks of BMC.
Resmed, S9, S10, Airsense and EPR are registered trademarks of Resmed.
Philips and DreamStation are registered trademarks of Philips/Respironics.
Would I be happy with a BMC Machine?
We think so, and so do our existing customers!
Over the last 3 years, survey responses from our existing customer have shown;
- 94% of existing customers would be at least very likely to recommend BMC CPAP Machines to others.
- Last updated 13th November 2018