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Comparing Portable Air Conditioners

Here at Compact Appliance, we know how important it is to choose the right portable air conditioner to fit your needs. To help make your decision easier, we have compiled a head to head comparison of our best selling and highest rated models. We've tested and reviewed the below portable air conditioner models and hope that the the additional information will assist you in your shopping process. If you need further assistance choosing which portable air conditioner is right for you, please feel free to call our air conditioning experts at 800-297-6076.

 

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The Koldfront by EdgeStar Extreme Cool 12,000 BTU Portable AC is our top pick with superior engineering, colder airflow, and a more energy efficient design.

  • Coldest Airflow - Extreme Cool design uses a more efficient compressor & amp; delivers higher airflow volume, bringing the temperature down faster.
  • Self-Evaporative System - New patented Z-Spray auto drain exhaust system eliminates the need to empty water from the unit.
  • Cool Boost Technology - Provides a cooling boost that allows the unit to operate more efficiently and lower your energy cost.
  • Room Coverage - Cools up to 425 sq. ft.
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The AP14001HS Heat and Cool Portable Air Conditioner is a cost-efficient method of heating and cooling spaces up to 450 square feet.

  • Impressive Airflow - Three (3) fan speeds help to adjust the air flow throughout the rooms in your home
  • Convenient to Use - With a full function remote control, you don't have to worry about having to get up to change the air flow settings
  • Automatic Timer - A 24 hour timer and sleep mode make it easy to adjust this AC and heat unit when you aren't around
  • Comfortable Temperature Range - Adjust the temperature between 61 and 100 degrees F for optimal room comfort
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The EdgeStar Ultra Compact 8,000 BTU Portable Air is a compact portable air conditioner that delivers a blast of cold air and fits in almost any space.

  • Ultra Compact Design - At just over 2 feet high, this EdgeStar portable air conditoner fits almost any space, and is even easier to store.
  • Energy Saving - Save money by using the digital thermostat and 24 hour timer. Set this unit to run only when you need to stay cool.
  • Year Round Versatiliy - Use this unit year-round to dehumidify your area when air conditioning is not required.
  • Room Coverage - Cools up to 225 sq. ft.
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The EdgeStar Server Cool 14,000 BTU Portable Air Conditioner is perfect for light commercial use in a server room setting.

  • Superior Engineering - Auto-restart in case of power failure and multiple exhaust options for both window venting and ceiling venting.
  • Rapid Replacement - Should a unit be deemed defective, a free replacement unit is sent out immediately by EdgeStar's warranty claims center.
  • Cool Boost Technology - Provides a cooling boost that allows the unit to operate more efficiently and lower your energy cost.
  • Room Coverage - Cools up to 525 sq. ft.