In today’s polluted times, an air-conditioner is fast becoming a preventive measure against a host of respiratory and air-borne diseases. It is no longer a luxury it once was but has rather become a necessity, especially if there is a baby or a child in the house. Carrier is one of the leading cooling solution providers of India. Being in the market for the longest time, they have garnered vast amounts of experience and expertise.
The Carrier 12K Ester Pro 5 Star is a 1-ton split AC from the carrier which has a copper condenser and a rotary compressor for an enhanced, efficient performance. Carrier Air conditioner packs in a couple of filters like the Anti-VOC filter and the AG+ Nano filter for providing clean, breathable air. The Carrier 12K Ester Pro 5 Star is available at a price of Rs. 27,999/- in online stores.
The Carrier 12K Ester Pro 5 Star is a split AC. It is made up of two parts, the compressor, and the blower. The outdoor unit is made of metal to ensure longevity and painted white to keep it cool in the harsh outside conditions. The indoor unit with its elongated body and swinging vents at the bottom is made of strong ABS plastic.
The body carries the Carrier logo along with the Ester branding. On the right side of the body is a LED display which shows the temperature and some LED indicators showing the current mode the AC. All the filters are located in the blower unit. The unit ships with its connecting pipes and wires which carry the cooled air from the compressor to the blower.
The vents on the bottom can be controlled and can swing vertically. The supplied remote has its own LCD display which shows the current temperature and other relevant information. The outdoor unit weighs 32kg and the indoor unit weighs in at 7.8kg.
The Carrier 12K Ester Pro 5 Star comes certified with a 5-star energy rating which makes it one of the most energy-efficient cooling system available in the market. It is powered by an efficient rotary compressor which consumes less energy. This AC has a cooling capacity of 3500W and air flow is rated at 400CFM.
It has some convenient features like Air Direction Control, Follow Me, Auto Fan Speed, Auto-On Timer, i-CLEANSER, Leakage Detector and Auto Louver Memory. The AC packs in a couple of filters the Anti-VOC filter and the AG+ Nano filter which filter out the pollutants and the effluents from the air. It also features a leakage detector.
The early warning system detects refrigerant leakage and immediately turns off the AC while displaying the relevant error code on the indoor unit. The compressor unit uses R22 refrigerant gas and the condenser coil is made of Copper. The Carrier 12K Ester Pro 5 Star can cool a room quickly and save energy at the same time ensuring savings in the electricity bill.
INSIDE THE BOX:
· Carrier 12K Ester Pro 5 Star Blower Unit
· Remote Control (Batteries included)
· Connecting Pipes
· User Manual
· Warranty Card
ü 5 Star energy rating.
ü LED display on the indoor unit.
ü Anti-VOC filter
ü AG+ Nano filter.
ü Rotary Compressor.
ü Leakage Detector.
û No horizontal swing.
The Carrier 12K Ester Pro 5 Star is an energy-efficient AC which is packed with some very useful safety and convenience features. It is backed by Carrier’s vast experience and expertise in this field. It features a compact design and several energy-saving features for higher efficiency and lower electricity bills. The included filters ensure a steady supply of clean, breathable air. It carries a 5-year warranty on the compressor. All these features and extra conveniences add to the value of this product and give excellent value for the buyer’s money.
· Performance: 4 Stars.
· Value for Money: 4 Stars.