Packaged terminal air conditioner ratings part 3 continues our expert and unbiased reviews with a look at the GE, Global, Gree, Ice Air, Islandaire, Klimaire, LG, Perfect Comfort, Prime and Ramsond brands.
The ZONELINE 4100 & 6100 models are available in vertical or horizontal units. They have dual fans for quieter operation and are available as cool with electric heat or heat pump models. The DRY AIR 25 units have advanced humidity removal technology for operating in high humidity climates. They feature advanced controls but their warranty is not very good when compared to other brands.
This brand offers cooling/electric heat or heat pump models. They have electronic controls and are backed by a pretty good warranty.
The E-TAC series units are available in cool only or heat pump models. They have two fan motors for quieter operation and offer units with coated outdoor coils for corrosion protection. The units will retrofit into most sleeves without a kit and the brand is backed by a very good warranty.
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The EXACT FIT line offers replacement units for many brands that are no longer made and you do not have to replace the sleeve. The HiSpec line features basic models for new construction. Their website is not much help and their warranty is not very good when compared to other brands.
This brand offers a wide selection of units for replacing old discontinued brands without replacing the sleeve. They feature rifled copper tubing for improved efficiency and are available in cool only or heat pump models.
The KTHM heat pump model units offer an optional remote control or wall mounted thermostat. They are basic units that are available in three sizes. The units have automatic freeze protection to protect the compressor but the warranty on the units is not as good as other brands.
This brand offers heat/cool or heat pump models that use environmentally friendly refrigerant. They have digital controls and anti-freeze protections built in as well as their Goldfin anti-corrosion coating on the outdoor coil. They are backed by a good warranty but are only available through authorized dealers.
These units are available in heat pump, electric heat, or cool only models. They feature electronic controls with a remote and an average warranty.
This brand is made and sold in Mexico. They offer both cool only models and heat/cool units and feature electronic programmable controls. Their website is not much help but they are backed by a pretty good guarantee.
This brand offers basic cooling units with electric heat. They have grooved copper tubing for improved efficiency and a swept wing fan for quieter operation. The units can be purchased directly from them online or at Home Depot stores but the warranty on the units is not very good.
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