# Which AC is best for 170 sq ft room?

## Which AC is best for 170 sq ft room?

Room size and power consumption For instance, a 1-ton window AC or a 1.5 ton split AC is an ideal choice for rooms measuring up to 150-160 sq ft.

## Is 1.2 ton AC enough for what room size?

1.2 T is for 120sqft as per thumbrule. It will work but compressor will run longer as it will take more time to cool. Also after few years of operation it will take more longer time to cool. So I would recommend to go for 1.4T or 1.5T.

How many square feet will a 2 ton AC unit cool?

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Air Conditioning Square Footage Range by Climate Zone

ZONE 1 ZONE 2
1.5 Tons 600 – 900 sf 600 – 950 sf
2 Tons 901-1200 sf 951 – 1250 sf
2.5 Tons 1201 – 1500 sf 1251 – 1550 sf
3 Tons 1501 – 1800 sf 1501 – 1850 sf

### Is a 2 ton AC big enough?

Pro Tip: as a rule of thumb, the maximum AC unit size you need to install should not be more than 15\% more than the BTU’s you need to cool your house. This means that if your house requires a 24,000 BTU unit (2 tons), you should not install one that is larger than 30,000 BTU’s (3 tons) to maintain energy efficiency.

### How many square feet does a 2 ton ac unit cool?

Units that are 2 tons can cool off 901-1200 square feet spaces. Units that are 2.5 tons can cool off 1201-1500 square feet, etc. This pattern continues up to units of 5 tons that cool off 2401-3000 square feet, with every half ton increase adding about an additional 300 square feet.

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How many tons of a/C do I need for my home?

It is recommended that when your home is between 600 to 900 square feet, a 1.5-ton A/C unit can supply the cooling that you need. Meanwhile, you need two tons if your home is more than 900 square feet up to 1,200 SF. Note that a “ton” is not about weight, but it is regarding the ability of the system to cool a place.

## Do I need a 1 ton air conditioner?

Yes, You will need a 1.5 Ton AC. 1.0 Ton will cool upto 130 – 140 Sqft. As already stated by everyone, a 1 Ton AC will not be perfect for your requirements. You can use it but the cooling will not be as quick as a 1.5 Ton.

## What size air conditioning unit do I need for my home?

Typically, you will need to subtract one after getting the answer to the equation above. However, since the climate in Phoenix Valley is hot, you do not have to deduct one more point. Therefore, if your home is 1,500 square feet, your air conditioning unit should be 3.5 to four tons.