13 Best Portable Air Compressors

List Updated October 2020

Bestselling Portable Air Compressors in 2020


Audew Portable Air Compressor Pump, Auto Digital Tire Inflator, 12V 150 PSI Tire Pump for Car, Truck, Bicycle, and Other Inflatables

Audew Portable Air Compressor Pump, Auto Digital Tire Inflator, 12V 150 PSI Tire Pump for Car, Truck, Bicycle, and Other Inflatables
BESTSELLER NO. 1 in 2020

PORTER-CABLE C2002 Oil-Free UMC Pancake Compressor

PORTER-CABLE C2002 Oil-Free UMC Pancake Compressor
BESTSELLER NO. 2 in 2020
  • 150 psi max tank pressure stores more air in the tank for longer tool run times
  • 2.6 SCFM at 90 psi allows for quick compressor recovery time, per ISO1217
  • Six-gallon pancake-style tank for stability, includes water drain valve and rubber feet
  • Low-amp 120-volt motor starts easily in cold weather or with extension cord
  • Durable oil-free pump for long life and no maintenance

Lifeline AAA 300 PSI 12 Volt DC Air Compressor

Lifeline AAA 300 PSI 12 Volt DC Air Compressor
BESTSELLER NO. 3 in 2020
  • AAA Quality: Inflate a standard spare car tire in 8 minutes with this AAA 300 PSI portable tire inflator. Featuring a heavy duty and powerful motor, this compressor is one of the essential automotive accessories for a car, pickup truck, van and SUV. Can also be used for an ATV or motorcycle tire when using a converter.
  • Convenience: Simply plug the DC power cable into your cigarette lighter socket, attach the quick connect air hose to your tire and turn the compressor on. Watch the built in easy to read pressure gauge as you inflate the tire to the desired PSI.
  • Compact: The 10 ft DC power cable and 1.5 ft quick connect air hose are easily stored inside of the compressor. The compressor's measurements are 8" x 6" x 4".
  • Versatility: Using the included nozzle adapters, this air compressor can be used for a bike tire, basketball, volleyball, football, inflatable pool toy's and other inflatables such as an air bed or mattress.
  • Peace of Mind: This air compressor is essential to keep in your vehicle in case of an emergency or disaster when on the road along with various other tools and gadgets.

EPAuto 12V DC Portable Air Compressor Pump, Digital Tire Inflator

EPAuto 12V DC Portable Air Compressor Pump, Digital Tire Inflator
BESTSELLER NO. 4 in 2020
  • CONVENIENCE: Plug directly into Cigarette Lighter Socket of your Vehicle. 12VDC 10~15 amps, 120~180W
  • MULTIPLE USES: Inflate tires on cars, bikes, sedan and midsize SUV. DOES NOT SUPPORT LT, HT and Truck Tires. Adaptors for balls and inflatables included.
  • EASY TO READ: 4 Display Units: PSI, KPA, BAR, KG/CM
  • LED FLASHLIGHT: Bright Torch
  • PREVENT OVER INFLATION: Auto shut off when reaching the desired tire pressure. Overheat protection shuts off automatically when overloading.

Kiasaki Digital Tire Inflator for Car W/Pressure Gauge - Portable Air Compressor - Electric Auto Pump | Easy to Store - Auto Shut Off - 12V DC - 3 Attachments – Bonus Carrying Case

Kiasaki Digital Tire Inflator for Car W/Pressure Gauge - Portable Air Compressor - Electric Auto Pump | Easy to Store - Auto Shut Off - 12V DC - 3 Attachments – Bonus Carrying Case
BESTSELLER NO. 5 in 2020

Bostitch BTFP02012 6 Gallon 150 PSI Oil-Free Compressor

Bostitch BTFP02012 6 Gallon 150 PSI Oil-Free Compressor
BESTSELLER NO. 6 in 2020
  • Note:Item does not includes hose or gun kit
  • 150 max PSI 6.0 gallon tank (22.7 L) and 2.6 SCFM* delivered @ 90 PSI pump
  • High efficiency motor for easy start up in cold weather
  • 78.5 dBA** operational noise level for a quiet work environment
  • High flow regulator and couplers to maximize air tool performance
  • Long-life oil-free, maintenance-free pump for convenient use

ONTEL Air Hawk Pro Automatic Cordless Tire Inflator Portable Air Compressor, Easy to Read Digital Pressure Gauge, Built in LED Light

ONTEL Air Hawk Pro Automatic Cordless Tire Inflator Portable Air Compressor, Easy to Read Digital Pressure Gauge, Built in LED Light
BESTSELLER NO. 7 in 2020

Air Compressor, Portable, 3 Gallon Horizontal, Oilless, w/ 10 Piece Accessory Kit Including Air Hose & Inflation Gun (Campbell Hausfeld FP209499AV)

Air Compressor, Portable, 3 Gallon Horizontal, Oilless, w/ 10 Piece Accessory Kit Including Air Hose & Inflation Gun (Campbell Hausfeld FP209499AV)
BESTSELLER NO. 8 in 2020
  • 3 gallon horizontal tank and 0.36 CFM @ 90 PSI. 110 Max PSI provides plenty of power to tackle DIY projects. Operates on 120 volt house outlet
  • Oil-less pump for maintenance-free ownership and strong, reliable motor output
  • Equipped with 10 piece accessory kit which includes a coiled hose, blow gun, inflation needles and fittings
  • Conveniently placed gauges are easy to read & this compressor's compact design makes it easily portable
  • Ideal for tire and ball inflation; it's also perfect for powering air brushes, air/ brad nailers, upholstery projects and more

DBPOWER 12V DC Tire Inflator, Digital Air Compressor Pump with Digital Gauge, 3 High-air Flow Nozzles & Adaptors for Cars, Bicycles and Basketballs

DBPOWER 12V DC Tire Inflator, Digital Air Compressor Pump with Digital Gauge, 3 High-air Flow Nozzles & Adaptors for Cars, Bicycles and Basketballs
BESTSELLER NO. 9 in 2020
  • FASTER AND STRONGER- The DBPOWER air compressor is the trusty companion you need in your car! It can inflate a standard mid-sized car tire from 0-35 PSI in only 4.8 minutes! This is much faster than other air compressors on the market. The instant peak pressure of the tire inflator is 150 PSI. And stable working pressure is 50PSI max. It makes inflating low and flat tires in emergency easy and more convenient. Never be stranded by a flat tire again!
  • AUTO-OFF FUNCTION- You can preset a pressure and the tire inflator will automatically switch off once the pre-set pressure has been achieved, meaning you don't have to worry about over-inflating your tires again. And the accurate pressure of tire will mean a more fuel-efficient drive.
  • DIGITAL LCD DISPLAY- The bright backlight LCD display also makes for convenient use at night. As well as being bright enough to see under strong sunlight. The gauge can display the pressure in PSI/BAR/KPA.
  • LONG POWER CORD- At 3m (10 feet) long, the power cord of the compressor pump has been designed so that you can absolutely reach any of the four wheels and further. Never be annoyed and inconvenienced again by those pesky air compressors that barely reach the back tires.
  • ADDITIONAL NOZZLES & ADAPTORS- Three additional adaptors are included for versatile use, making it easy for you to inflate car, bike, motorcycle, RV, SUV & ATV tires and also sports equipment and other inflatables.

Kensun AC/DC Swift Performance Portable Air Compressor Pump with Analog Pressure Gauge to 120 PSI for Home 110V and Car 12V, Tire Inflator with Adaptors for Cars, Trucks, Bicycles, Balls

Kensun AC/DC Swift Performance Portable Air Compressor Pump with Analog Pressure Gauge to 120 PSI for Home 110V and Car 12V, Tire Inflator with Adaptors for Cars, Trucks, Bicycles, Balls
BESTSELLER NO. 10 in 2020
  • Kensun quality: Brought to you by one of the most trusted names in automotive accessories with incomparable customer service!
  • Unique versatility: Transcends the function of regular air compressors by being adaptable to both home AC (wall socket) and car DC (cigarette lighter socket) use. With additional attachment nozzles you would be hard pressed to find something that this compressor cannot inflate, from the heavy-duty, like car tires, to the delicate, such as a beach ball, it is perfectly equipped to achieve the perfect pressure for any situation, outdoors or indoors.
  • Advanced functions: AC/DC adaptable. Analogue pressure gauge. Range of pressure measure: 120psi. Accuracy of measure: 35psi +/-1psi. Continuous working time: 30 minutes at 35psi. Specifications: LpM (Liter per minute) - 18(DC) / 20(AC). CFM (Cubic feet per minute) - 0.64(DC) / 0.71(AC). GpM (Gallons per minute) - 4.76(DC) / 5.28(AC)
  • Useful features: 3 attachment nozzles for a multitude of uses (tires, basketballs, beach inflatables, etc.)
  • Specifications: Black woven hose (outer length): 31.4in (80cm). Cable length: DC - 10ft 9.9in (3.3m). AC - 3ft 3.4in (1m). Maximum current: <10A. Air flow rate: 4.8/5.3gpm (18/20L/min).

Tcisa Tire Inflator

Tcisa Tire Inflator
BESTSELLER NO. 11 in 2020

Viair 00088 88P Portable Air Compressor

Viair 00088 88P Portable Air Compressor
BESTSELLER NO. 12 in 2020

Kensun AC/DC Rapid Performance Portable Air Compressor Tire Inflator with Digital Display for Home (110V) and Car (12V) - 30 Litres/Min

Kensun AC/DC Rapid Performance Portable Air Compressor Tire Inflator with Digital Display for Home (110V) and Car (12V) - 30 Litres/Min
BESTSELLER NO. 13 in 2020
  • Kensun quality: Brought to you by one of the most trusted names in automotive accessories with incomparable customer service!
  • Unique versatility: Transcends the function of regular air compressors by being adaptable to both home (AC - wall socket) and car (DC - cigarette lighter socket) use. With digital presets and additional attachment nozzles you would be hard pressed to find something that this compressor cannot inflate, from the heavy-duty, like car tires, to the delicate, such as a beach ball, it is perfectly equipped to achieve the perfect pressure for any situation, outdoors or indoors.
  • Advanced functions: AC/DC adaptable. Digital pressure gauge with LCD display and unit conversion. Digital presets function for easily delivering the ideal pressure where it is needed. Range of pressure measure: 90psi. Accuracy of measure: 35psi +/-1psi. Continuous working time: 30 minutes at 35psi.
  • Useful features: White LED work-light for easy illumination in the dark. 2 attachment nozzles for a multitude of uses (tires, basketballs, beach inflatables, etc.)
  • Specifications: Inflation time: AC - 5 mins; DC - 5.5 mins. Black woven hose (outer length): 23.6in (60cm). Cable length: AC - 5ft 10.8in (1.8m); DC - 10ft 9.9in (3.3m). Maximum current: <10A. Air flow rate: 7.9gpm (30L/min). Operating temperature: 14 to 140 degrees F

Campbell Hausfeld WL6701 Portable Air Compressor Review

The Campbell Hausfeld WL6701 is a portable air compressor. Its vertical tank offers a large capacity of 26 gallons. Here are some of its other features.

Control

The Campbell Hausfeld WL6701 portable air compressor is easy to operate. It is fitted with a large knob which clicks at preset intervals for your convenience. There is also a 3-inch pressure gauge mounted on top of the tank.

You will like the fact that the Campbell Hausfeld WL6701 is also very fast. The machine is designed to pressurize the hose even before the tank is filled. Therefore, you can start using the unit as soon as you turn the power on.

Transport

As mentioned earlier, the Campbell Hausfeld WL6701 is a portable compressor. It is equipped with two casters and wheels that enable you to move the unit around with ease. You can also keep the unit in place thanks to the axle brake.

Air

The Campbell Hausfeld WL6701 air compressor can store up to 26 gallons of air in its tank at a time. It is packaged with a 1/4-inch recoil hose and has a rating of 3.8 SCFM when operating at 90 PSI. The compressor can produce a maximum pressure of 150 PSI.

Maintenance

If you want to increase the expected lifespan of your tank, you will need to drain it on a regular basis. This is easy to do with the Campbell Hausfeld WL6701 compressor. There is a tank drain and cup conveniently located on the side.

Design

The Campbell Hausfeld WL6701 also offers a bin on top of the unit that you can use to store tools. The machine measures 47 inches long, 22 inches wide, and 25 inches high. It is backed by a one year warranty.

The Campbell Hausfeld WL6701 is designed to pressurize the hose before the tank is filled, so you can start using it immediately. The tank can store up to 26 gallons of air at a time. There is also a tank drain and cup conveniently located on the side for easy maintenance.

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