Blue star Air-conditioners have come a long way since they were introduced here in India. From being a luxurious indulgence to being a necessity, the AC has had a long journey. With the ACS becoming more affordable day-by-day, it has become a mainstream home appliance. Blue Star is one of India’s leading cooling solution providers.
The Blue Star 5HW18ZCWX is a 1.5-ton split AC which carries a 5-star energy rating.It uses a highly-efficient rotary compressor. It also comes included with a health-care package in the form of filters, Silver Ion Filter, Dust Filter, Anti-Acari filter, Catechin filter and Vitamin-C filter. It is available for a price of Rs. 34,499/- in online stores.
The Blue Star 5HW18ZCWX is a 1.5-ton split AC made mostly out of ABS plastic. The AC comprises of two parts, the outdoor unit with the compressor and the indoor unit which is the blower, for dispensing the cooled air. This is where all the filters and sensors are located. The outdoor unit is made of metal so as to withstand the elements outdoors and it is painted off-white to remain cooler during all seasons.
The indoor unit is painted white. There is a LED display front and center, on the indoor unit which displays the temperature mode, and other relevant information. The remote, which is supplied along with the sales package has its own LCD display. It features the night-glow buttons for easier operation in the dark. The outdoor unit weighs 41kg and the indoor unit weighs in at 14kg.
The Blue Star 5HW18ZCWX carries a 5-star energy rating which indicates that it is one of the most energy-efficient ACs available in the market. It is powered by a highly efficient rotary compressor specially designed to deliver maximum cooling with minimum consumption. It has a rated cooling capacity of 5260W and it also features auto air swing. The iFeel technology incorporates two temperature sensors, one on the unit and the other on the remote. Both these sensors enable this air conditioner to sense the air around itself and the user.
The iFeel feature makes this Blue Star air conditioner stand out and display great utility. The AC also packs in seven different types of filters: Catechin Filter, Silver Ion Filter, Anti-bacterial filter, Anti-acarine Filter, Active Carbon Filter, Vitamin C filter, and dust filter to filter out the effluents and the pollutants in the air. Among its other features,
it includes Auto-Restart, Anti-freeze Thermostat, Sleep Mode, On-timer and Off-timer, Dehumidifier, Self-Diagnosis, and Blows Clean. It uses the R22 refrigerant. The indoor blower unit operates at a noise level of 46dB. The blower’s air flow is rated at 460 CFM. The Blue Star 5HW18ZCWX is capable of cooling a large-sized room quite rapidly and efficiently.
INSIDE THE BOX:
· Blue Star 5HW18ZCWX Blower Unit
· Remote Control
· User Manual
· Nuts and Bolts
· Warranty Card
ü 5 Star energy rating.
ü LED display on the indoor unit.
ü Silver Ion Filter.
ü Dust Filter.
ü Anti-Acari Filter.
ü Catechin Filter.
ü Vitamin-C Filter.
ü Anti-Corrosive Blue Fins Copper Condenser.
ü Rotary Compressor.
û No horizontal swing.
The Blue Star 5HW18ZCWX is a highly energy-efficient split AC which is backed by years of Blue Star’s research and experience in this field. It comes in a compact form-factor and can easily cool a big room. It features a multitude of filters to dispense clean and healthy air. It comes with a 5-year warranty on the compressor. The built-in energy-saving and health features add tremendous value to this appliance. The Blue Star 5HW18ZCWX ends up giving excellent value for the buyer’s money.
· Performance: 4 Stars.
· Value for Money: 4 Stars.