Whynter SNO ARC-13W Portable Air Conditioner
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good idea, not so good execution

bybim909 Jul 26, 2011
16 Helpfuls 17 Helpfuls Was this review helpful?
Pros Great, space-saving design. Usually efficient cooling.
Cons Useless in very humid weather. Fan pretty noisy even on lowest setting.
Recommended it? No

The first thing I did when I moved into my apartment in a prewar building was to take out the light-blocking window A/Cs. Instead, I bought two portable units. One is a standard "upright rectangle" design, and the other is a Whynter SNO ARC-13S (silver finish) that is much more low-profile and can... Read full review »


A very good value on a great portable air conditioner

byloutoo Oct 9, 2009
1 Helpfuls 2 Helpfuls Was this review helpful?
Pros Cools quickly and quietly <br>pretty eas to setup and use
Cons Not very energy efficient <br>the manual is a little sketchy
Recommended it? Yes

I found the whynter portable air conditioner on epinions and hadn't heard of the brand prior to that. I chose it based on favorable reviews and the specifications shown on epinions. It cools 500 + sf in the warmest part of our house in a hot, dry climate. It is easy to setup and use, and it puts... Read full review »


Not bad at all.

byerikandjane Jun 26, 2008
7 Helpfuls 8 Helpfuls Was this review helpful?
Pros This portable air con is great for small spaces.
Cons The remote does not work too well without a line of sight.
Recommended it? Yes

After having watched the "Whatnow" ads on TV that featured the window unit falling from an apt window, I really started having seconds thoughts about a window unit. We have a tiny NYC apt and needed a portable unit that was small. This seemed to fit the bill. Being a guy I obviously went with the... Read full review »


Whynter compact A/C

bysureshottt Jun 16, 2008
9 Helpfuls 10 Helpfuls Was this review helpful?
Pros Aesthetically appealing, nicely sized, price is right.
Cons Vents can only be adjusted up/down. need help lifting it.
Recommended it? Yes

My central HVAC went down a month ago and I decided that it was nothing more than an inefficient energy hog. Being too cheap to get it fixed, I decided to go with the supposedly more efficient cool method, the portable air conditioner. The main advantage is obviously the ability to cool select... Read full review »


Top notch but hard to find.

bykevshi Jun 9, 2008
10 Helpfuls 11 Helpfuls Was this review helpful?
Pros Very compact, freezing cold.
Cons Unexpectedly heavy.
Recommended it? Yes

It was finally time to replace my window unit that I've used for around 5 years now, and it's been getting a bit temperamental. Some friends have also been saying that portable units are generally more popular these days. So I went to the usual sites to do some research and comparison and came... Read full review »

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