It's not as quiet but close to it.
IMHO, the Champion 3100 is a winner.
I own a Honda 2000w but if I'd ever need something bigger, I'd sell my Honda and buy the 3100.
and Zoe the Wonder Dog(R.I.P.)
'07 Roo 23SS pushing an '07 Chevy Avalanche
Equalizer WDH and Prodigy BC