The DuroMax XP4400E is a portable, gas powered generator that has an electronic start up system that is powered by a rechargeable battery so you won’t have to break as sweat with pulling a start up rope.
Though it still comes with a starter rope just in case the battery is running low and a charger is unavailable. A wheel kit is also included in the package, though there is a little assembly required, it is well worth it for your units portability.
- 4400 Watt surge /3500 Watt Continuous
- Can run for 8 hours straight with 4 gallon gas tank
- Electric Key Start/Includes Battery
- EPA Approved
- Automatic Low Oil Shut Off
DuroMax XP4400E Reviews Summary
The DuroMax XP4400E is given an average rating of four out of five stars by the people who had purchased and used the unit. Most of its users are very satisfied with its performance but there are those who had rated the unit as one star because of its inability to operate properly when used with power tools and the country where the product is made.
Though this generator was made in china, it can compete with the generators that were made here in the United States in terms of quality.
What customers love about it?
The feature that most of the users like about the DuroMax XP4400E is that it is easy to start. They can start the unit without breaking a sweat with just a push of a button. And also, this unit comes with wheels for portability. The DuroMax XP4400E performs well as an emergency generator. It also automatically shuts off when it is running low on oil to prevent engine damage. With its 4 gallon gas tank, you can use this unit 8 hours straight.
What customers dislike about it?
People who purchased the DuroMax XP4400E portable generator may have a few complaints on the unit such as the electric start is not working right and that the unit is also made in china. The problem with the electric start may is not that big of a deal as it happens rarely and also there is a back up starter rope, though it may be a problem for those who had specifically purchased the unit for that feature. This unit is said to be made in China. Though the unit has mufflers that reduce engine noise, it does not reduce it enough for the unit to compatible with people with RVs.
If you are looking for a generator that you are planning to use as an emergency power supply and something that you can turn on with ease check the DuroMax XP4400E. It is the best unit for you as it is very affordable and performs with high quality. This unit may not work that well with high amp power tools, its great with having to power the necessaries when there is a power outage.
- Easy to start-up
- Automatically shuts off when the unit is low on oil
- Weighs 130 lbs but can be easily managed with its wheel set
- Does not work well with power tools
- Too noisy to be used as power for RVs
- Breaker trips when approaching 20amps as opposed to the 30amps that is advertised
- 4 out of 5 stars
- 70% are happy with the purchase
- 10% are undecided
- 20% are not satisfied