We compare more than 60 small reverse-cycle split-system inverter air conditioners, priced from about $800 to over $3000. This comprehensive report includes air conditioners with capacities of less than 4kW, suitable for single rooms. We'll tell you:
- what to buy
- which models cool and/or heat the best
- which models have the best airflow.
Also check out our buying guide so you know what features to look for. Want to know how we review split-system air conditioners? See how we test for details of why you can rely on our expert reviews and advice.
- Unfortunately, we can't source images for every model we review. As most models look very similar anyway, we've used a generic image throughout this test.