Will the AirMini treat my sleep apnoea effectively?
The ResMed AirMini will treat sleep apnoea and snoring effectively. It is capable to be used in AutoSet, AutoSet For Her and Elite (Fixed Pressure) mode. The Algorithm in the AutoSet and AutoSet For Her machines is the same as that in ResMed AirSense 10 devices.
What masks can be used in ResMed AirMini?
The ResMed AirMini is compatible only with a few of the ResMed AirFit masks. The ResMed AirFit P10, N20 F20 and also the AirTouch F20 mask.
Of note, only the P10 and N20 masks can be used with the HumidX and HumidX Plus humidifier tabs. The tabs for the Full Face masks are in the process of being created.
Can the ResMed AirMini be run off a 12V converter or battery?
The ResMed AirMini can be powered using a 12 Volt power source by connecting to this with the ResMed AirMini 12V convertor. ResMed have not released a battery to power option for the ResMed AirMini, however the Medistrom Pilot 24 Lite Battery is the perfect solution should you require a battery.
Because of the waterless humidifier, the power required to use the device will be much less than the standard CPAP machines.
How big is the ResMed AirMini?
136mm * 84mm * 52mm
The machine itself weighs 300 grams.
Can AirMini be used as a frontline CPAP device?
Yes. Initially the hype around AirMini was for it to be used as a travel device, however, with its specs, we have several patients using the device as a frontline device.
Will my AirMini stay in one place during the night?
When you purchase an AirMini you will receive a AirMini mount system which will give you three alternatives for storing the device through the night. These include a slip for under your mattress, a clip for your bedside table and a plate which can be screwed to a wall in your truck cabin or caravan.
How will I store the AirMini travelling from place to place?
The AirMini has a travel bag and also a hard case. We recommend using both.
How do I know if my AirMini is working?
Data from your AirMini can be read on your phone using the AirMini app. The ResMed AirMini will also send data to our clinic via a Sim Card which will allow us to review the data on AirView. We will not be able to change settings remotely on your AirMini.
How much maintenance is involved with the AirMini?
The AirMini will need its air filter changed just like every other CPAP machine. The HumidX humidifier tabs, should you use them, need to be replaced every 30 days. This blog post includes a video on how to best maintain your AirMini.
Can I purchase AirMini on a payment plan?
Yes you can. You have access to Certegy EzyPay when you purchase through Sleep Right Australia. To find out more about payment plans, click here.
What have others said about the ResMed AirMini
We have been lucky enough to have gathered a lot of feedback about the ResMed AirMini. See here to see what people have said about it.