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ArcticAire 8000 BTU Window Air Conditioner

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ArcticAire 8000 BTU Window Air Conditioner


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Smart Move.


There’s no reason to suffer from the stifling summer heat and humidity with this stylish 8,000 BTU portable air conditioner. This powerful model is capable of cooling spaces up to 350 square feet, making it very appealing for large rooms and offices and those who live in apartments or condominiums. The Energy Star compliant air conditioner can help slash electricity bills with its 11.3 Energy Efficiency Rating (EER) and it also utilizes environmentally-friendly R410A refrigerant which won’t deplete the ozone layer. This smart model features four-way air direction and a modern sleep-mode feature to keep you comfortable at night. There’s also an energy-saving switch to cycle the fan on and off when the compressor shuts down. The temperature can be easily and quickly programmed between 17°C and 30°C (63°F to 86°F) by setting the remote control unit or the variable LED-displayed electronic controls. The intelligent automatic on/off device enables you to program the unit to suit your schedule. In addition, a 24-month warranty on parts and labour makes this an even more attractive model.


Product Width 47.15 cm 18 9/16"
Product Depth 40.01 cm 15 3/4"
Product Height 33.97 cm 13 3/8"
Shipping Weight 25.20kg 55.56lb
Loading Capacity
  • 8000 BTU


  • 8,000 BTU air conditioner cools approximately 350 sq. ft.
  • Energy Star® compliant
  • Energy Efficiency Rating (EER) of 11.3
  • Environmentally friendly R410A refrigerant
  • Electronic controls with remote and LED display
  • 4 way air direction
  • Variable electronic temperature control 17°C - 30°C (62.6°F - 86°F)
  • Energy Saver Switch: Cycles the fan on and off after the compressor shuts off
  • Sleep Mode: Prevents the room from becoming too cold at night
  • Auto on/off: Have the unit start or stop to meet your schedule
  • Expandable window installation kit accommodates windows from 23"- 36" wide
  • Minimum window height required: 14 in. (35.6 cm)


24 months parts and labour coverage with In-Home service. Installation and/or Yearly Maintenance (cleaning) are not covered under warranty.

Customer Reviews

Danby 70 Dehumidifier is rated 3.8 out of 5 by 39.
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Dehumidifier We purchased our dehumidifier about a year ago. It worked real well for a while. We then started having issues with it freezing up and spraying water out the vents and returning moister to the air. I am rather disappointed that it did not last longer. I tried cleaning the unit and everything else suggested in our manual with no luck. I am forced to purchase another unit and I will chose another manufacturer this time. Kenny
Date published: 2015-12-12
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Dehumidifier The dehumidifier does well when it operates properly. I noticed a couple of months back that it would not shut off after the humidity went well below the setting. Getting service on a dehumidifier is almost non-existent because the cost of repair is more than a new unit. Manufacturers need to offer three year warranties on these products because the breakdowns are typically just after the warranty expires.
Date published: 2015-12-11
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Worked fine while it lasted. Kept our 600 Sq ft basement dry for one season and then would no longer kick on. I bypassed the circuit board (kept the capacitors), both the compressor and fan work great and I use a hose so I don't need shutoff. I now plug it into a humidistat switch. Disappointed that I had to rewire it to get it to work just after the warranty ended.
Date published: 2016-05-11
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Danby Dehumidifier I have had this dehumidifier for over a year and it really does a great job. The only knock that I've had on this unit is that the fan runs a lot even tho the unit is not pulling out water. But really to understand how dehumidifiers work is that they reall need to pull air thru the unit to see if the condenser needs to kick in. With this unit you will need to clean the filter screen at least 3 times in a season or it will not pull out water.
Date published: 2015-12-10
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Satisfied with our humidifier!! :) The humidifier has been working non-stop since we purchased it and it seems to be keeping the humidity level in an appropriate range. The drain tube we use goes directly into the sump pump we have in the basement so I do not have to worry about changing the drip pan. The humidifier also helps with a musty smell that was in the basement prior to the use of the device....although it did not take away all of the smell.
Date published: 2015-12-10
Rated 5 out of 5 by from After one year of continued use, except for the dry months of last winter, I have no complaints. The unit preforms will and as advertised. it is easy to control, easy to empty to water bucket and move around. My only concern is the water collected in the water collection drain bucket stains with a buildup that I can't find any way or solution to remove? Wish the company would make some recommendations
Date published: 2015-12-10
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Short Lived Used dehumidifier in basement for one year and it worked fine. Did not use at all for year two as had another dehumidifier that went directly to floor drain. On year 3 discovered Danby would no longer extract water out of the air. I suspect a sealed unit failure (no more freon) as no frost or moisture would appear on coils when running. Compressor very hot when running as well, causing concern.
Date published: 2017-10-31
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Rusty Water This is the second Danby dehumidifer I have purchased. Within the first year, the water that collects in the bucket is rusty, apparently because of rusting parts inside the machine from what I can see. The problem is, I can't seem to locate a dehumidifier (from reviews) that does not have a problem. They seem to manufacture them to last, at best, a couple of years.
Date published: 2015-12-11
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When selected, this automatically sets the appropriate option for your room based on the ambient temperature. For example, if it is 15°C outside, the unit would flip to fan mode. If it is set to 30°C, the unit would revert back to cooling mode.
No, this is not recommended. Please bring your AC unit indoors during the winter months.
We do not recommend using an extension cord.