Midea U-Shaped Air Conditioner

Is It Worth It?

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What is the Midea U-shaped air conditioner?

The Midea U-shaped air conditioner is a specially designed window AC that keeps the noisy components of the machine outside while keeping cool air inside.

How easy is it to install?

It takes a little time. The air conditioner is fairly large and quite heavy at just under 59 pounds.

How easy is it to use?

There are four main methods for using and adjusting the Midea U-shaped air conditioner and each one is easy to set up and use.

Is the Midea U-shaped air conditioner well designed?

Yes, it’s heavy, and the bracket takes a bit of time to install, but once it’s done, it does away with any fear the user might have regarding safety or security.

How does the Midea air conditioner perform?

The Midea unit is designed for a  550-square-foot room, so installing it in an appropriately sized room is important.

Is the U-shaped Midea air conditioner worth the price?

It’s easily the quietest air conditioner we've ever used, and the design is more secure than that of any standard window unit.

Is Midea U-shaped air conditioner right for you?

For those who want a powerful yet quiet air conditioner with all the technology and frills, the Midea U-shaped air conditioner is a great choice and warrants serious consideration.

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Meet the Tester

Tom Scalisi is a full-time DIY and construction writer for many of the largest websites in the industry, including BobVila.com, This Old House, Family Handyman, and Forbes. He has plenty of experience installing, using, and maintaining window air conditioners to cool his otherwise stuffy 70-year-old home without central air.

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