Portable air conditioners are practical to have especially if you are the type who moves around a lot or go on extended vacations to warm and sunny places. It is also handy to have a spare portable air conditioning unit at home that you can use in any part of the house that needs cooling. You can transport it from the guest room to the patio. It can be used indoors or in a shaded outdoor terrace. When summer gets too hot, you can even use a portable cooling unit to supplement your regular centralized cooling system.
Let’s take a look at some portable air conditioning prices and compare them with each other.
Danby DPAC7099 Portable Air Conditioner
The Danby DPAC7099 Portable Air Conditioner has an air flow of 282 CFM (cubic foot per meter). It is equipped with electronic control and 3 fan speeds to choose from. It can cool a room up to 250 square feet. It is powerful enough to cool a sunroom in the summer months. Price $279.00 – $340.00
Soleus KY-9000 Air Conditioner
This unit has a 3 in 1 Technology that means that it can act as a cooling unit, dehumidifier and fan. It is energy-efficient and has a 24 hour timer, programmable thermostat and 2 motors for better cooling power. It is also automatic and when power fails it can restart on its own with the same saved settings. When in auto mode, the Soleus KY-9000 portable air conditioner adjusts temperature to the desired coolness. This unit is very stylish in design. Price $342.00 – $379.00.
Sunpentown International WA-1220M Portable Air Conditioner
The new 2005 Sunpentown WA1220m 12,000btu units can cool a room as large as 400 square feet. It is energy-efficient and uses UL required LCDI plugs. If you will use it for Server rooms, a manually controlled unit is recommended. In case of power failure, it will turn itself back on when electricity returns. Price $343.00 – $552.00
Danby DPAC9008 Portable Air Conditioner
Danby is one of the biggest household appliance companies and has a very good reputation in North America. Its company’s line up of small and medium-sized appliances adds comfort for today’s busy lifestyle. You can’t go wrong with a highly reputable company such as Danby. Price $350.00 – $444.00
Soleus PE2-09R-32 Portable Air Conditioner
Small but powerful, the Soleus’s 9,000 Btu portable air conditioning unit is energy-efficient, powerful, yet very quiet. It can also be used as a dehumidifier. It uses evaporative technology that recycles the collected moisture to cool the room. This saves you the trouble of mopping off wet floors or placing a bucket to collect water. It also has a 24 hour built-in timer and remote control unit. Price $294.00 – $500.00
Haier CPRD12XC7 Air Conditioner
Haier is a major producer of appliances and electronics such as wine cellars, refrigerators, freezers and air conditioners among other things. It is a well-respected company with years of experience in the appliance industry. Price $354.00 – $410.00
Before you purchase your portable unit compare air conditioning prices on the net and measure the room to know which unit has enough power to cool it comfortably. Air conditioning prices vary depending on the make, power, features and cooling capacity.