Model # WA-8070E

Internet #203288120

SPT 8,000 BTU Portable Air Conditioner


8,000 BTU Portable Air Conditioner

  • Refreshingly cools rooms up to 250 sq. ft.
  • Offers 2 fan speeds for preferred airflow
  • Includes a remote and timer for convenience
$27199 /each

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Product Overview

Stay cool and breathe fresher air with this 8000 BTU Portable Air Conditioner from SPT. Cooling, dehumidifying and fan features all in one allow you to enjoy a comfortable summertime environment with a single device. Powered by ample chilling capacity, the freestanding unit thoroughly cools an area up to 250 sq. ft. In addition, two fan speeds, a programmable timer and remote control allow convenient climate regulation. Leveraging self-evaporating technology, where water is extracted from the air into the unit during the cooling process, it recycles most of the water to chill the cooling coils and make it run more efficiently. Note: exhaust hose installation required (all standard accessories included).

  • 8000 BTU cooling power provides welcome relief when it's hot outside
  • Self-evaporating system expels moisture from the air
  • Easy-to-read digital temperature display is simple for anyone to observe
  • Equipped with directional air discharge louvers
  • LCDI plug; fire-resistant PVC plastic housing
  • Removes moisture for personal comfort (dehumidifier functions automatically in AC mode)
  • Washable air filter collects dust particles, keeping air clean and easy to breathe
  • Equipped with casters for easy mobility
  • Digital thermostat with remote control
  • Choice of programmable timer or continuous operation; programmable timer up to 24 hours (on, off or both)
  • Extendable exhaust hose included (up to 59 in.)
  • Meets or exceeds UL Listing safety standards
  • Backed by a 1-year limited manufacturer warranty
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Customer Questions & Answers

vent or not

I need to cool a room with no windows, do all portable A/C need vents
Asked by: Cuppycake
MUST BE vented
Answered by: WingNut
Date published: 2016-10-03

Do you have to put water in it?

Asked by: Tonybolony100
No But lots will come out of it.
Answered by: WingNut
Date published: 2017-04-10

Is it as noisy as a window unit?

Asked by: mindioke
YES If not more
Answered by: WingNut
Date published: 2016-10-03

Does it have to be vented?

Asked by: M754
Answered by: Rosie
Date published: 2016-09-23
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Customer Reviews

8,000 BTU Portable Air Conditioner is rated 3.9 out of 5 by 78.
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Product was defective, returned to Home Depot a few days later, it did not cool at all! Product was defective, returned to Home Depot a few days later, it did not cool at all!
Date published: 2017-06-13
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Do Not Buy Unless You Are Trying To Cool A Very Small Closet! I am so regretting having purchased this. I have a very small room that I wanted to cool off and this is not able to do that. It will blow cold air on you if you are sitting right in front of it but 1 step out of the direct path of air flow and you are sweating tremendously. This may be okay if you plan on using only in fall or spring when it's not so hot outside but in the heat of summer....DO NOT WASTE YOUR MONEY! Invest in something else.
Date published: 2016-08-10
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Tried 2 units, stopped cooling I ordered this unit for my garage and went ahead and installed an exhaust hose and outlet and a drain line through the exterior brick wall. First unit cooled for about a day and then just blew air out the same temperature of the room. Thought I got a dud. Had to box up and take to the local home depot and the return took about 15-20 minutes. I got the second one in and it worked few a few days and then I just put an infrared thermometer on the front and it is blowing air out that is 94 degrees. About to return it and try something else.
Date published: 2016-07-07
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Good portable AC unit Bought this to cool my daughters room down lower than the house temp as she suffers terrible migraines. So far it has worked as expected. It cools, is reasonably quiet and doesn't need draining as often as I thought it would ie: I emptied it once in two weeks and it drained a shot glass full at the most .
Date published: 2016-07-13
Rated 5 out of 5 by from What a pleasure to sleep in comfortable temperatures again! I've only had this A/C for a few wee... What a pleasure to sleep in comfortable temperatures again! I've only had this A/C for a few weeks, but have had no problems with it.
Date published: 2017-04-18
Rated 3 out of 5 by from So So A/C I can't compare this with any other room or portable A/C, since it's the only one I've every had. However, for what it's worth: The output temp isn't as cold as I'd have expected for an 8000 BTU unit The instructions couldn't possibly have been worse. The writers couldn't possibly have ever seen the unit. Example. The vent hose actually screws into the unit and into the window fixture. You find that out yourself. The vent that exhausts hot air thru the window has no hood so you can count on rain running into the vent hose. Also the grill, which should keep out small pests will stop squirrels but anything smaller slips right through. I bought a 5" vent cover from Amazon which does the trick. Costs $15.00 which I shouldn't have had to spend. Finally, the sliding fitting which adapts the hose to the window has one segment where a lip is on the outside. Perfect rain trap. Makes you wonder if the maker actually looked at what they did. The jury is really still out on performance
Date published: 2016-06-14
Rated 5 out of 5 by from effective cooling This unit has been doing an effective job of cooling the master bedroom, which is actually somewhat larger than the area this air conditioner is designed for. If you are venting out a window with a screen on it, take off the grate that is on the end of the hose or you may have some interference issues. The only quibble with this unit would be a resonant vibration through the side of the unit while running. Not quite as bad as flow-masters on a truck, but definitely there. I solved this by putting some zip-ties around it's waist with a piece of rubber between the zip ties and the side of the unit. I increased tension on the zip ties until the vibration stopped. I don't know if every unit would have this same vibration, and, I didn't feel like returning it to find out, but this solution was easy enough for a tinkerer like me.
Date published: 2015-09-09
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Didnt work Straight out of the box and fan must be broken because it blows zero air! I mean NOTHING! Not even hot air. Turns on, but nothing comes out. Very disappointed. Now i have to return and wait another week for a new one.
Date published: 2016-07-06
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