LG Expands Room Air Conditioner Portfolio With Transportable Unit Providing 40% Extra Power Effectivity*


ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., April 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — In time for hotter climate, LG Electronics USA has expanded its award-winning line of energy-efficient dual-inverter room air conditioners with the launch of a brand new 14,000 BTU Sensible Wi-Fi-enabled Transportable Air Conditioner, becoming a member of three window fashions starting from 9,500 to 22,000 BTUs. Because of the corporate’s proprietary Twin Inverter Compressor™ know-how, LG is the primary in the United States to supply variable-speed compressor room air conditioners in the USA, which ship quiet, superior cooling with a 40 p.c enchancment in power effectivity on its best-performing mannequin.*

LG’s distinctive dual-inverter room air conditioner know-how earned the 2019 and 2018 ENERGY STAR® Rising Know-how Awards and was simply honored with a coveted 2019 Gold Edison Award, the best honor within the Power & Sustainability class for its “breakthrough know-how and power effectivity.”

The Coolest Power Financial savings Round
The twin-inverter compressor continually adjusts its velocity to take care of desired temperature ranges, leading to much less fluctuation and better power effectivity of 15, 25 or 40 p.c* relying on the mannequin versus the minimal ENERGY STAR certification requirement, serving to customers save on power payments and decreasing CO2 emissions.

Most Cooling for Most Consolation
Whereas typical air conditioners work by biking on and off fully, LG sensible air conditioners with dual-inverter compressors frequently regulate compressor velocity to attain the specified room temperature with ease.

Quiet Operation
These LG air conditioners function at sound ranges as little as simply 44 decibels** due to LG’s distinctive motor and compressor configuration that eliminates pointless noise and permits for easy operation that’s barely noticeable, making these fashions particularly splendid for bedrooms.

Sensible Alternative
These Wi-Fi-enabled fashions make life simpler for customers on the go together with the flexibility to show the unit on or off, or to regulate and monitor the room temperature remotely through the LG SmartThinQ™ cellular app. Whereas at residence, customers also can benefit from the comfort of working their air conditioner through easy voice instructions utilizing Amazon Alexa and the Google Assistant.

Greener Know-how
Along with their unparalleled power effectivity, LG twin inverter room air conditioners are among the many first to make use of a refrigerant with decrease world warming potential. The R32 refrigerant has been permitted by the U.S. EPA as one of many alternate substances to assist remove using ozone-depleting hydrofluorocarbons or HFCs.

Obtainable Now
LG’s ENERGY STAR licensed sensible inverter window air conditioners –14,000-, 18,000- and 22,000-BTU fashions – and 14,000-BTU transportable mannequin can be found now at retailers nationwide:

  • LW1517IVSM: 14,000 BTU window air conditioner splendid for protection of areas as much as 800 sq. ft, provided at a urged retail worth of $489.
  • LW1817IVSM: 18,000 BTU window air conditioner splendid for protection of areas as much as 1,000 sq. ft, provided at a urged retail worth of $609.
  • LW2217IVSM: 22,000 BTU window air conditioner splendid for protection of areas as much as 1,300 sq. ft, provided at urged retail worth of $659.
  • LP1419IVSM: 14,000 BTU transportable air conditioner splendid for protection of areas as much as 500 sq. ft, provided at urged retail worth of $699.
  • [COMING SOON] LW1019IVSM: 9,500 BTU window air conditioner splendid for protection areas as much as 450 ft, to be provided at urged retail worth of $399.

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*Based mostly on comparisons to ENERGY STAR® minimal necessities for Mixed Power Effectivity Ratio (CEER) versus precise CEER for the inverter fashions obtained from Division of Power check procedures permitted for these fashions: LW2217IVSM exhibits 40 p.c CEER enchancment; LW1517IVSM and LW1817IVSM present 25 p.c CEER enchancment.

** When in sleep mode.
***Check with Con Edison Sensible AC Program eligibility necessities and different phrases and situations on the applying at www.conEd.com/smartAC.

About LG Electronics USA
LG Electronics USA, Inc., based mostly in Englewood Cliffs, N.J., is the North American subsidiary of LG Electronics, Inc., a $54 billion world drive and know-how chief in residence home equipment, client electronics and cellular communications. LG Electronics sells a spread of trendy and revolutionary residence home equipment, residence leisure merchandise, cellphones, industrial shows, air-con programs and photo voltaic power options in the USA, all beneath LG’s “Life’s Good” advertising and marketing theme. LG is a 2019 ENERGY STAR Accomplice of the 12 months-Sustained Excellence. For extra information and knowledge on LG Electronics, please go to www.LG.com.

SOURCE LG Electronics USA

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