Review of the best according to the editorial board. On the selection criteria. This material is subjective, does not constitute advertising and does not serve as a purchase guide. Before buying, you need to consult with a specialist.
The main problem of air conditioners in the house is a lot of noise during their operation, which is especially noticeable in the evening and at night. The installation of inverter compressors made it possible to partially compensate for this drawback, however, in the assortment of many manufacturers, there is still no place for split systems with reduced operating volume.
The editorial board of the magazine conducted its own analysis of the market segment and selected 11 of the quietest and most efficient air conditioners at the moment. The main criteria for placing goods in the rating were reviews of real consumers, as well as opinions of in-house experts and a comparison of the technical characteristics of devices with each other.
- Rating of the quietest air conditioners
- Daikin FTXK35A / RXK35A
- IGC RAS-09NHM / RAC-09NHM
- Ballu BSVPI-24HN1
- Electrolux EACS / I-12HM / N3_15Y
- Ballu BSVP-18HN1
- AUX AWG-H09PN / R1DI
- Cooper & Hunter CH-S07FTXQ
- Electrolux EACS-07HAT / N3_19Y
- Roda RS-A09F / RU-A09F
- Royal Clima RC-P25HN
- AUX ASW-H09A4 / LA-800R1DI
Rating of the quietest air conditioners
|Nomination||a place||Name of product||price||Noise level|
|Rating of the quietest air conditioners||1||Daikin FTXK35A / RXK35A||RUB 68,900||22 dBA|
|2||IGC RAS-09NHM / RAC-09NHM||RUB 24 900||22 dB|
|3||Ballu BSVPI-24HN1||RUB 52,490||17 dB|
|4||Electrolux EACS / I-12HM / N3_15Y||RUB 33,890||24 dB|
|5||Ballu BSVP-18HN1||RUB 28,200||25 dB|
|6||AUX AWG-H09PN / R1DI||RUB 39,000||26 dBA|
|7||Cooper & Hunter CH-S07FTXQ||RUB 30,700||29 dBA|
|8||Electrolux EACS-07HAT / N3_19Y||14 390 rub.||27 dBA|
|9||Roda RS-A09F / RU-A09F||RUB 11 610||26 dB|
|10||Royal Clima RC-P25HN||RUB 16,500||31 dB|
|11||AUX ASW-H09A4 / LA-800R1DI||RUB 38,900||30 dB|
Daikin FTXK35A / RXK35A
Designed to use as little energy as possible, this EnergyStar certified unit is one of the quietest air conditioners around. It operates at a low speed and produces only 22 decibels of noise. Has sleep and energy saving modes that reduce energy consumption and allow you to enjoy silence during sleep or for a short period of time at home.
Daikin FTXK35A / RXK35A has 3 modes of operation: cooling, dehumidification and fan only, thanks to which it is possible to create an air flow without air conditioning. In addition, the model can heat the air, which is why it is advisable to use it during cold weather. The split system is easy to use and install: if necessary, the indoor unit can be easily moved around the perimeter of the room or throughout the house. It comes with a washable air filter as well as a carbon filter that removes unpleasant odors from the room, including stubborn smoke and animal odors.
- functional and pleasant design;
- minimum power consumption;
- 43 dB of noise;
- remote control: it is very convenient to be able to adjust the temperature and other parameters throughout the room;
- the possibility of supplying fresh air.
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IGC RAS-09NHM / RAC-09NHM
Quiet split system of advanced level, designed to work in rooms up to 26 square meters. Maintains temperatures between 17 and 30 degrees Celsius and consumes up to 821 watts of power. Allows you to flexibly adjust the fan and compressor settings to save energy and create a comfortable environment within the room.
IGC RAS-09NHM / RAC-09NHM allows you to install a low-temperature set of working elements that can withstand cooling down to -43 degrees Celsius and are designed for regions with very hot climates. The noise level of the indoor unit here varies from 22 to 31 decibels, depending on the operating mode. There is a remote control, built-in Wi-Fi and a timer. In general, everything you need to create comfort in an apartment or a private house.
- the presence of a deodorant filter and fine cleaning;
- Wi-Fi module;
- timer and remote control;
- the ability to put a set of low-temperature working elements on the air conditioner.
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Many owners say this is the quietest air conditioner on the market. And not unfounded: in sleep mode, it gives out only 17 decibels of volume. An integrated Wi-Fi connection allows you to adjust the temperature remotely via your phone or other smart device. For example, instead of leaving the system on and wasting energy while you are away, you can easily activate it half an hour before your arrival home and the room will be completely cooled.
Ballu BSVPI-24HN1 air conditioner removes moisture from the air, and thanks to the automatic evaporation function, you do not need to drain the water from the sump. The dual exhaust system takes care of the internal air pressure, so the room is comfortable at any temperature. Last but not least, the dual hose system helps neutralize negative air pressure, allowing the entire space to be cooled evenly.
- low noise mode (up to 17 dB);
- the presence of a Wi-Fi module;
- ideal for a small living room, medium sized bedroom, or large home office.
- the system does not cope well enough with the cooling of large rooms (despite the declared 70 sq. m).
Electrolux EACS / I-12HM / N3_15Y
Electrolux is a premium refrigeration brand when it comes to design and performance. The system under consideration has oscillating louvers to provide continuous chaotic movement of cool (or heated) air over an area of up to 35 square meters. m. If you need powerful cooling (3500 W) and similar comfort control functions with a noise level of 24 decibels, we strongly recommend that you consider purchasing this system.
The washable Electrolux EACS / I-12HM / N3_15Y pre-filter comes with activated carbon that removes smoke and odors from the room. The installation kit also includes a resizable slider that adjusts to the available width of the window opening, pumping hot air out of the room so that it can be replaced with a similar portion of air cooled to -15 degrees Celsius.
- quiet enough;
- precise temperature control;
- 24-hour timer;
- installed on a wall or window;
- the power cord can be positioned on the right or left.
- A small part of the series air conditioners are supplied with incorrectly adjusted fans, which is why the blades make noise.
One of the best AC brands in terms of quality and reliability. This is one of the few cooling systems with an ionizer and an electrostatic trap for small particles in the air stream. The system is EnergyStar certified and ideal for bedrooms, large family rooms and living rooms up to 52 sq. m.
The Ballu BSVP-18HN1 has built-in side handles that make it easy to lift the device during installation and remove for transfer to another location. The Auto Evap feature dehumidifies the air by draining excess moisture through the vent instead of collecting it in a storage tank that needs to be cleaned regularly. The unit is shipped to the market with a '1-2-5' warranty scheme, which includes 1 year of operation, 2 years of part replacement and 5 years of compressor life. If you are looking for a reliable and affordable air conditioner, be sure to consider this model.
- cooling with low noise level (25 dB);
- energy saving function implemented;
- available ionizer and electrostatic trap of suspended particles;
- Cool, Econ, Fan-only operating modes.
- some users have reported a sharp drop in cooling capacity in Econ mode, especially with high outdoor humidity levels.
AUX AWG-H09PN / R1DI
A lightweight, compact and quiet air conditioner that produces 19 to 26 decibels of noise under workload. Ideal for bedroom, nursery, home office or study up to 30 squares. Instead of digital control, it implements a manual control system, which significantly reduces the cost of the model relative to competitors. Therefore, if you are looking for a simple, reliable device that is cooled to 5 degrees Celsius, but at the same time with low power consumption, then we highly recommend considering the AUX AWG-H09PN / R1DI.
The system installation kit includes holes for two pipes: one for exhausting hot air and one for drawing in air from outside and maintaining air pressure in the room. Air conditioner units are easy to install and can be moved from one part of the house to another in a matter of seconds (the length of communications can be up to 10 meters).
- low noise level (19-26 dB);
- effective cooling with cleaning air masses;
- efficiency and ease of use;
- Automatic restart after long periods of inactivity: With this function, the device will turn on and revert to user settings when power is restored.
- the unit is designed to serve small spaces and often does not effectively cool long rooms.
Cooper & Hunter CH-S07FTXQ
This system is quiet (22-29 decibels) and efficient cooling, and also includes many useful features. It does an excellent job of removing moisture and provides the room with cool dry air, the most comfortable for life. The interface includes digital and remote control. The user can set 3 fan speeds, switch the air conditioner to automatic mode, or postpone the start using a 24-hour programmable timer.
Cooper & Hunter CH-S07FTXQ has a cooling capacity of 2200 watts, has a replaceable vitamin C filter and an anion generator. Thus, if you are looking for an air conditioner that will provide slight dehumidification and cooling, as well as purify air masses, then this model is created especially for you!
- power saving mode for warm days and nights when high power consumption is not required;
- nice design and an abundance of built-in functions;
- easy maintenance of the pull-out filter.
- the device is quite heavy (30.5 kg total weight of the two blocks).
Electrolux EACS-07HAT / N3_19Y
This quiet air conditioner is ideal for apartments and houses to provide cooling for rooms ranging from 20 to 30 square meters. meters. Its louvers move from side to side and allow more efficient mixing of air masses.
If you are worried that a large split system will turn too much electricity, then feel free to take the Electrolux EACS-07HAT / N3_19Y, since in cooling mode it consumes no more than 684 watts. Its design includes a deodorizing filter that captures and removes even the most subtle unpleasant odors. We can also note the anti-ice system, the presence of a hidden display and a remote control. And the warranty covers the whole 3 years.
- 24-hour programmable timer;
- automatic restart after failure;
- antimicrobial deodorizing filter and ionizer included;
- low power consumption in cooling and heating mode.
- large blocks with a total weight of 32.1 kg.
Roda RS-A09F / RU-A09F
This quiet air conditioner includes additional electrical elements for heating the flowing air and has a thermal output of 2750 W. In turn, cooling occurs with a similar intensity and power output of 2600 W, but only if the area of the room does not exceed 25 squares. Thanks to the Wi-Fi module, you can control the air conditioner remotely using a special application. This is the best way to reduce energy consumption and to rationally set a comfortable room climate.
The digital display Roda RS-A09F / RU-A09F allows you to select the desired temperature on the tremostat and use the timer to set the device to work by the clock. In hot weather, it takes 10-15 minutes for the unit to bring the indoor temperature down to the desired temperature.
- additional heating;
- high cooling / heating efficiency;
- remote control;
- 24-hour programmable timer;
- 26 dB of noise at maximum performance.
- power consumption from the network is 825 W.
Royal Clima RC-P25HN
Split system, one of the quietest air conditioners with an operating noise level of up to 31 decibels. It has inverter compressors in the circuit, which provides the most efficient, convenient and accurate temperature control.
In terms of price and quality, the Royal Clima RC-P25HN is one of the best air conditioners on our list. Programmable timer start allows you to accurately schedule the time as well as the duration of its operation. In turn, this allows the user to tightly control energy consumption (up to 685 W during cooling) and select the optimal air conditioning time to set a comfortable climate. Plus, we note the presence of a deodorizing filter and an anion generator.
- climate control function;
- the presence of a remote control;
- deodorizing filter;
- anion generator;
- self-diagnosis of malfunctions.
- rather weak airflow in night air conditioning mode.
AUX ASW-H09A4 / LA-800R1DI
This air conditioner proves that large units can be quiet too. The external and internal units of the divided system weigh 27 and 11 kilograms, respectively, but the volume level during operation ranges from 21 to 30 decibels. The model also has a heat source with a heating capacity of 2700 W, which is able to maintain high temperatures during cold periods when the central heating is not yet on.
The AUX ASW-H09A4 / LA-800R1DI comes with a one-year warranty, which allows for parts replacement and system adjustment. The air conditioner is shipped with an air outlet tube, power cord holder, infrared remote control, bottom drain port, air filter, and hose and fuse.
- the presence of a Wi-Fi module;
- deodorizing and vitaminizing filters included;
- the presence of an anti-formaldehyde cleaner and a filter with bio-components;
- self-diagnosis of malfunctions.
- problematic in installation due to its large dimensions and weight;
- high price.
Attention! This rating is subjective and does not constitute an advertisement and does not serve as a purchase guide. Before buying, you need to consult with a specialist.