Top Steam Cleaner Temperature Comparison Guide

If you are on a stage where you are searching for the best steam cleaner for home. Along with other factors for choosing the right steam cleaner, do consider one more important factor; the maximum temperature a steamer can achieve.

Why am I saying this?

Because the hotter the steam, the more efficiently a steam cleaner will remove dirt, stains, grease, and grimes and make the surface spotless.

Moreover, the powerful steam cleaner eliminate allergens all the harmful viruses, bacteria, and kill viruses that can’t be killed with traditional cleaning methods.

Steam Cleaner Temperature Comparison

The steam capacity of every steam cleaner is different. We have created a steam cleaner temperature comparison chart that will help you select a steamer with powerful steam.

Temperature Approx. 200ºF Approx. 220ºF Approx. 295ºF Approx. 140ºF Approx. 220ºF
Variable Steam Level 4 bar pressure steam No 3 bar pressure No No
Heat-up Time 12 mins. 5 mins. 8 mins. 5 mins. 8 mins.
Max Steam Time 120 mins. / 2 hours 40-45mins 45 mins.
Tank Size 64 oz. 1.75 gallons 1/2 gallon 96 oz. 48 oz.
Power Cord Length 18 ft. 25 ft. 3 prong grounded 22 ft. 15 ft.
Steam Hose Length 10 foot 9 ft. / 5 ft. 9 ft.
Portable yes No Yes Yes No
Item Weight 13 pounds 48 pounds 25.1 pounds 16.37 pounds 12 pounds
Watts 1500W 1450W / 1500W
Volts 120V 120V 120V/65PSI 220V 120V
Warranty 2 years 5 years 5 years on heating element/2  years for defective parts 2 years 2 years
Hand-Held Steamer No No No No No
Steam Control yes No No No Yes
Heat wave Technology No No No No No
Attachments 23 accessories 6 tough stain tool 17 accessories 2 accessories 18 accessories
Batteries Required No No No No No
Storage Bag yes Yes No No No
Dimensions 13.1 x 13.35 x 19.05 inches 20.5 x 11 x 42.25 inches 18 x 10 x 11 inches 10 x 14 x 14 inches 20.08 x 13 x 12.6 inches
Surface Type ceramic tile/grout/ granite/
sealed wood flooring/ and more
Low pile Carpet/ stairs & upholstery jewelry/ car odors/seats/BBQ grills/ mattress/ tile & grout etc. Stairs/auto/carpet/
tiles/floorings/ appliances/fixtures
Customer Reviews 4.4 out of 5 stars 4.8 out of 5 stars 4.4 out of 5 stars 4.7 out of 5 stars 4.4 out of 5 stars
Temperature Approx. 290ºF Approx. 270ºF Approx. 212°F Approx. 320°F Approx. 226.4°F
Variable Steam Level 3 bar pressure No No Yes 4 bar pressure
Heat-up Time 4 mins 9 mins 9 mins 8 mins 8 mins
Max Steam Time 5-10 mins / 40 mins 90 mins 40 mins
Tank Size / 8 L – 2.1 Gal 40oz 1.05 gal 51 oz
Power Cord Length 9.8 ft 25 ft 3 ft 4.5 meter 16 ft
Steam Hose Length / 8 ft 8 ft 3 meter 79.0′ soft pipe
Portable yes No Yes yes yes
Item Weight 2.2 pounds 45 pounds 13.8 pounds 16.66 pounds 16.42 pounds
Watts / 1900W 500W 1500W
Volts / 120V 120V 120V
Warranty Manufactures Warranty Lifetime 1 year warranty 3 years on parts/lifetime on steel boiler /
Hand-Held Steamer No No No No
Steam Control yes No Yes yes Yes
Heat wave Technology No No No No No
Attachments 9 accessories 50 accessories 18 accessories 25 accessories 19 accessories
Batteries Required No No No No No
Storage Bag No Yes No No Hidden storage box
Dimensions 85.8 x 88.2 x 86.6 inches 22 x 19 x 22 inches 12.50 x 19.50 x 14.50 Inches 10.5x13x16.5 inches 17 x 11 x 14 inches
Surface Type BBQ grill/floor/carpet/  furniture Bathroom/ kitchens/ automotive Sink/countertops/ovens/ floors/carpet Floors/grout/furniture/cars interiors/rugs and more Floor/carpet/ Mirror glass/tile & grout etc
Customer Reviews 4.1 out of 5 stars 3.8 out of 5 stars 4.4 out of 5 stars 4.7 out of 5 stars 4.4 out of 5 stars

Commercial Steam Cleaner VS Residential Steam Cleaner

Commercial and residential steam cleaners are both designed for the same specific purpose: stain and germ-free surface. The difference lies in its temperature, size, accessories, and power of steam. Home-based steam cleaners are best suited for small areas in and around the house, as they are built lightweight and cost-effective.

Whereas the commercial steam cleaner can be used in business. It helps to clean high traffic and large areas with less time and intense heat. It produces 90% of dry steam vapor for rapid cleaning and sanitizes inanimate objects and surfaces with no residue.


Steam cleaners with high temperature are the best steam cleaner on the market. They comes with diverse variety of accessories, attachments, and other specification that are safe to be used on variety of surfaces.

Apart from cleaning, Its hot and pressurized steam kills 99.9% of germs and bacteria’s that could be anywhere in your home. You can pick our top pick steam cleaning machines for your home cleaning.

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