Published at Thursday, August 02nd 2018, 11:30:26 AM by Essie Reese. Air Compressor. One of the most important things that you need to pay attention to is the noise factor. Most of airbrush compressors are extremely loud, so you need strong nerves to withstand all that. More expensive and more sophisticated models do not have these problems, but the question is how much it's worth. You have to find a balance when it comes to your needs and budget.