Frigidaire FFRE0633Q1 Energy Star Window-Mounted Mini-Compact Air Conditioner
Product Review: Frigidaire FFRE0633Q1 Energy Star Window-Mounted Mini-Compact Air Conditioner
Price Range: $250 – $300
Who Would Buy This: Those shopping for an energy efficient, compact window mounted air conditioner for quickly cooling down a room up to 250 square feet.
Your purchase comes with a pleated quick-mount window mounting kit for installing the air conditioner to the window. The window guide which is built-in at the top of the unit ensures that the installation process is a cinch. The unit can be mounted to windows with a minimum height of 14 inches and a minimum width of 23 inches. The included adjustable side panels can be easily extended to attain the perfect fit for your window.
The AC unit is fitted with a 6.5 ft three-prong power cord which runs from a regular 115-volt outlet. So no extension lead or dedicated electrical circuit is required to get things up and running.
Energy Star Rated
A key feature of this air conditioner is its Energy Star rating. With its high Energy Efficiency ratio of 11.2, this makes it one of the most energy efficient models in its class.
This mini-compact air conditioner has a 6,000 BTU cooling capacity which allows it to cool rooms up to 250 square ft, which equates to approximately 13 feet x 20 feet. This makes it suitable for small to medium sized rooms such as a bedroom or office.
An impressive feature is its 8-way comfort control which lets you adjust the direction of the airflow for optimum cooling control.
The dehumidification mode can reduce humidity in your room by removing moisture from the air at a rate up to 1.3 pints per hour.
The Ready-select electronic controls are located in the center of the unit for quick and easy one-touch operation of all the settings. The display features a temperature readout which displays the current temperature setting.
The full-function remote control gives you convenient control of all the modes and settings, including the fan speed and temperature. The design of the remote control itself isn’t aesthetically pleasing, but functionally it does the job okay.
The Frigidaire FFRE0633Q1 comes with an extensive range of settings that give you ample control over the cooling output.
It has three fans speeds (low, med, high) and three cool speeds. The fan only mode lets you use the fan without running the compressor pump, which can be a useful feature for those cooler days.
Additionally, it carries several dedicated modes that are designed to conserve energy. These modes are Auto Cool, Energy Saver and Sleep. The Auto cool mode automatically adjusts the fan speed based on the current room temperature to provide convenient hands-off operation. The Energy Saver econ mode is pre-set as the default setting for your convenience, so you have the energy saving benefits from the get-go.
It also features a 24-hour timer mode that gives you the option to set the air conditioner to automatically turn On/Off every 30 minutes, which is a further energy saving benefit of this model.
This air conditioner features a fresh air vent/exhaust control that exhausts stale air and dispenses fresh air into your room to effectively remove smelly odors for a more breathable atmosphere.
The clean air ionizer specializes in removing pollen and other impurities from the air, which is beneficial for allergy sufferers.
Manual: Frigidaire FFRE0633Q1 manual
Guarantee: 1-year warranty. 4-year limited warranty on sealed system.
The Frigidaire FFRE0633Q1 Air Conditioner is an excellent compact AC unit which combines a low-profile design with a ton of great features and delivers effective, efficient cooling performance to keep you cooled and comfortable. It’s impressive 11.2 Energy Efficiency Ratio makes this is a stand out model in the window AC crowd, so your operating costs will be lower than average.
We rate this window unit as a wise choice to those in search of a quiet, energy efficient compact window air conditioner for a small room.