Offers 12,000 BTUs of cooling power for rooms up to 550 square feet. Comes with 3 fan speeds and 6-way airflow direction. Remote allows precise control from across the room. Includes sleep mode, programmable timer, and energy-saver modes.
Remote lacks thermo-sensing feature.
Comes with 6,000 BTUs of power to cool rooms up to 250 square feet. Offers 3 fan speeds and 8-way airflow direction. Includes sleep mode and programmable timer. Remote control can set desired temp via its own thermostat.
The fit in a window can lack an ideal seal.
Capable of cooling 450-square-foot rooms with its 10,000 BTUs of power. Offers 3 fan speeds and 6-way airflow direction. Digital controls with remote. Can use programmable timer and sleep mode. Comes with energy-saver mode.
Some find the 59 dBA noise level too loud.
Ideally cools smaller rooms up to 150 square feet with its 5,000 BTUs of power. Adjustable side panels for common window sizes. Fits single-hung windows. Offers easy restart after power failure. Offers 2 fan speeds and direction control.
Lacks remote control—manual settings only.
Offers 5,000 BTUs of cooling for rooms up to 150 square feet. Fits both single- and double-hung windows. Comes with auto shutoff, timer, and sleep function. Restarts at previous settings after power failure. Includes remote control.
Not as high-capacity as some others on our list.
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