The Honeywell HL12CESWB is part of the Air conditioner test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, Portable air conditioner models like the HL12CESWB 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.
Brownout: Gauges the unit's ability to run and restart during extreme heat and low voltage.
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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