The LG LW1214ER is part of the Air conditioner test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, Window air conditioner models like the LW1214ER are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.
Comfort: How quickly the air conditioner on its low fan setting cooled a room sized for the particular unit and how accurate it came to meeting the temperature set point.
Indoor noise low: This judgment of indoor noise at the low-cool setting is the objective measurement of noise level using a sound meter.
Indoor noise high: This judgment of indoor noise at the high-cool setting is the objective measurement of noise level using a sound meter.
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