The Soleus Air KY-80 Portable Air Conditioner is an affordable and energy-efficient portable AC with multiple modes. Using 8,000 BTUs of cooling power, this Soleus model keeps bedrooms, offices, sunrooms, and basements up to 200 square feet cool and comfortable. Sleep and Auto modes provide additional convenience and efficiency to this AC that cools, dehumidifies, or acts as a fan.
The Soleus KY-80 offers 3 individual operating modes:
- Cool: Quickly and efficiently cool your room with 8,000 BTUs of cooling power.
- Dehumidify: This model removes up to 28.8 pints of moisture per day in its Dehumidify mode.
- Fan: Avoid room stuffiness and save energy by simply circulating the air in your space if Cool and Dehumidify modes aren’t necessary.
Energy-Efficient Operating Modes
The Soleus KY-80 Portable Air Conditioner offers 2 extra modes that save you energy and money while providing additional convenience. Sleep mode efficiently cools your area while you sleep by automatically reducing the set temperature slightly. This mode also alternates the compressor on and off, reducing the sound it creates.
When Auto mode is selected, your portable AC will automatically choose the operating mode based on current room temperature. For example, when the room is below 68 degrees F, the AC will simply circulate the air in Fan mode. Cool mode will run when the temperature rises above 79 degrees F. This mode keeps you chooses the most energy-efficient mode to keep you comfortable; so you don’t have to worry about the AC using energy on Cool mode when it’s not needed.
- Washable Air Filter: The reusable air filter saves you money and ensures efficiency. Clean the air filter once a month to remove collected dust particles.
- Auto Restart: In the event of a power failure, this model will automatically restart and resume operation in the last programmed settings once power is restored.
- 24-Hour Timer: This feature lets you program the Soleus 8000 BTU Portable Air Conditioner to turn on or off .5 to 24 hours in advance, so it only runs when needed.
- Auto-Fan Function: The fan will automatically select a speed based on ambient room temperature.
- Electronic Controls: The LCD screen displays the timer and temperature settings, while intuitive indicator lights accompany each operating mode.
- Remote Control: Use the full-featured remote control to change modes, set the timer, and select a fan speed.
- Bucket Full Icon: When the unit cannot evaporate the collected moisture fast enough, the excess water will collect in a backup water tank located inside the unit. The bucket full icon will light up if this occurs.
- 4-Way Directional Louvers: Use louvers to direct air where cooling or fanning is most needed.
- Easily Mobile: Casters and lightweight design make this model easy to move from room to room.
- Eco-Friendly: The R-410A refrigerant does not contribute to ozone depletion.