Are you planning to exchange your old air conditioner with new best air conditioner in India? In almost all parts of India, temperature goes above 35-40 degree in summer and for that we all need air conditioners in home. Unlike ceiling fans (which is good for other seasons), air conditioners gives instant relief from summer heat and can also help you to cool down all the time. So, here we comes with best ac in India which have low price (cheap and affordable) and having high BEE star ratings as well. Do check out below mentioned top 10 best air conditioner in India 2018, their review, comparison and much more.
Comparison of Top 10 Best Air Conditioner in India 2018
|Product Name||Capacity||BEE Rating||Warranty||Price|
|Godrej GSC 12 FF||1 Ton||3 Star||1 Year|
|Voltas 185 EYR||1.5 Ton||5 Star||1 Year|
|Hitachi 518HWDS||1.5 Ton||5 Star||1 Year|
|Voltas 155CY||1.2 Ton||5 Star||1 Year|
|Whirlpool Magic Royal||1.5 Ton||3 Star||1 Year|
|Voltas SAC 173 IY||1.4 Ton||3 Star||1 Year|
|LG JS-Q18CPXD2||1.5 Ton||3 Star||1 Year|
|Blue Star BI-3HW12FATX||1 Ton||3 Star||1 Year|
|Lloyd LS13A3||1 Ton||3 Star||1 Year|
|Micromax ACS18ED3CS01WHI||1.5 Ton||3 Star||1 Year|
These are the top 10 entries in our best split ac in India category. Yes, it has only split ACs as windows ACs are outdated and has no use of it. Also, in our list as you can see, most of the ACs are of 1.5 ton only as it is one of the standard capacity of AC for Indian home use. We have also added some of the inverter ACs as well, which are bit costly but good for your home as it will save lot of money for you.
There are more than 10 different top brands of Air conditioner available in India, how to choose best among them? Well, below mentioned buying guide will help you to choose best air conditioner in India.
How to Choose Best Ac in India?
While buying new ac or replacing old ac, you must check out the below mentioned points and then only you should buy it.
There are very different name of brand available in India which provide good AC but all you need to check is well popular brands which have good name in market. We do not recommend you to go with unknown brands that do not have service centres even.
You must check out the features of AC before buying it. The basic features must have with the ac like dust filters (also ask for HEPA filter AC if available), remote control and turbo mode. These are some of the features you must look for.
The body of AC will be plastic or ABS but we are not talking about that. We are talking about the inner body parts of AC. Copper material is recommended but if not available, you can go with aluminium as well.
You must check the filter of the air conditioner. This is one of the basic things which every AC must have. A Filter makes your AC compatible to Air purifier and provides you clear air. We recommend having at least 3 tire protection to your air flow of AC.
BEE (Bureau of Energy Efficiency) ratings
You must check the BEE ratings of the appliance with brand (we did mentioned bee ratings of each ac). BEE ratings define the energy efficiency of your appliance. Higher the BEE ratings, higher the efficiency. So, always check for high Star rating appliance.
The warranty on AC is much needed as you need to at least service your AC once in a year. Also, warranty cover is different for all the brands. But there must be at least 1 year of warranty for main unit and 4-5 years of warranty for the compressor is recommended. After warranty too, you need to keep the service of your AC main unit to be done every year.
You must also check the price of the air conditioner. Price of the air conditioner for 1.5 ton is around 30000 in India. Though, price may vary from brand to brand. Also, inverter ac are said to be costly. You will get price vary for capacity of AC and for BEE ratings as well.
These are the points you need to check while buying for new Air conditioner for home. Now take a look at detail reviews of best AC in India with their price, capacity, BEE Ratings and much more.
Reviews of Top 10 Best AC in India 
We have added reviews of top brands air conditioner like LG, Lloyd, blue star, Voltas, Whirlpool, Hitachi & Godrej Etc. Hope our reviews will help you to buy best split ac for home use.
This one of the most cheapest and affordable air conditioner from godrej in India. Godrej GSC12 FF is having 1 ton of capacity and can cover up to 90 sq ft of area. It has auto restart option cum feature which will help you to auto reset the temperature of last settings in case of power cut. It has copper body, which is energy efficient and has almost zero maintenance.
Godrej is known brand and has good buyers as well. You can switch to turbo mode to get faster cooling in room. BEE has given 3 Star ratings to this air conditioner. The price of Godrej GSC12 GG is under Rs.25000 in India.
If you are looking for cheapest 5 star rating air conditioner than this is the best choice. Voltas’s 185 EYR has 1.5 ton of capacity with 5 star ratings from BEE. This means, you get high capacity of Air conditioner which cover around 150 sq ft of area. It has quite low price of under Rs.33000 in India.
Apart from price and Star ratings, it has got some cool features like 3d airflow, iFeel, wifi controls with Smartphone, IR control with Smartphone and many more advanced features which you are looking in ACs.
Here is hitachi’s RAU 518WDS air conditioner with some extra features. This air conditioner has got 1.5 ton of capacity which covers almost 110-150 sq ft of area. It has 5 star ratings from BEE which saves almost 25% of energy compared to 1 star AC. It has 5500 watts of cooling capacity which is quite good.
You will get 2 free services from hitachi with this AC and 1 year of complete unit warranty. One wipe to clean, auto restart, auto climate technology and many more such advance feature are there.
If you have specific room requirement or looking for air conditioner for your shop or for small room, you can go with Voltas 155CY which is having 1.2 ton of capacity. This Voltas brand is quite popular India with good products and service. This AC can cover up to 90-110 sq ft of area and has got 5 star ratings from BEE.
Its super energy efficient product with added features like sleep mode and auto restart. It has aluminium body with 4000 watts of cooling capacity. Under Rs.25000 and 1.2 ton of capacity & 5 star rating AC, this is the only one option.
If you love to go with the oldest brand and most trustable, you can go with whirlpool AC. Whirpool Magic royal has got 1.5 ton of capacity which can cover your big bedroom easily. BEE has given 3 star ratings to this AC which saves enough energy and reduces your energy bill.
Whirlpool has given 1 year of complete unit warranty with this air conditioner. This is one of the best brands in India, with low price. Whirpool Magic Royal is priced under Rs.26000 in India.
One of the most selling Air conditioner of 2017 is here. From the known brand like Voltas, Voltas SAC 173 IY is having 1.4 ton of capacity which can cover 100 sq ft (though company claims 121 to 179 sq ft) of area easily. This is a non inverter AC (so you need to buy extra inverter for non-stop usage). BEE has given 3 star ratings to Voltas SAC 173 IY.
It has got copper body, anti dust filters, cathechin filter, Acaro bacterian filter as well. You can use the turbo mode to get instant fast cooling. The ac has self diagnosis feature, which can automatically detect the disease. The price of voltas SAC 173 IY is Under Rs.28000 only.
If you are looking for inverter AC which last longer than other air conditioner and uses less energy, here is option for you. You can buy LG JS-Q18CPXD2, which is inverter AC with 1.5 ton of capacity. LG is quite popular brand in India for Air conditioner and has best ac in India. BEE has given 3 star ratings to this AC and has quite low price as well.
You can easily cover around 150sq ft of area with this AC and can consume only 792.22 unites/year. Price of LG JS-Q18CPXD2 is under Rs.40000 in India. LG has used copper body for this AC, which is quite good.
Blue star is one of the top brands in India for AC. You cannot ignore this brand at all as they have some of the top air conditioners in past and having good performance as well. No doubt Blue star having costly range but still their AC are good performing. Blue star BI-3HW12FATX is having 1 ton capacity and 3 star ratings from BEE as well.
Blue star gives 1 year of warranty for the main unit and has aluminium body for AC parts of this AC. Blue star has used dust filter, high efficiency rotary compressor, energy saving technology, sleep mode and dry mode as well.
Here is Another 1 ton capacity air conditioner from Lloyd. Lloyd is new entry in Indian air conditioner market and has given good service to all the new customers. Lloyd LS13A3LN is having 1 ton of capacity and has got 3 star ratings from BEE. This AC will cover 100 sq ft of area in your home and gives you cool air. It has got 4 way air direction modes, anti bacteria filter, air flow volume, auto clean features as well.
It has got 3 mtr long copper pipe and 1 year of warrant for the main unit. The price of Lloyd LS13A3 is under Rs.24000 in India.
Micromax was known for mobile manufacture only, but now they are in home appliance as well. Here is micromax ACS18ED3CS01WHI split ac which is having good capacity, good star ratings and quite affordable price. Micromax ACS18ED3CS01WHI is having 1.5 ton of capacity and 3 star ratings from BEE. This AC can cover around 150 sq ft of area easily.
It has copper material used inside, provides best in class cooling and quite an energy efficient AC for your home use. The price of micromax ACS18ED3CS01WHI is under Rs.26000 in India. This is one of the best ac in India under price 30000.
These are the top air conditioner from India which is having good advance features, low price and good service from manufacturer. We have listed all different top brands AC with inverter and non inverter ac. Now you have to decide what your requirements are and which ac meets the best of your requirements. Hope our reviews and buying guide will help you to choose the better Ac for your home.
Pro tip: – If you are not buying inverter ac, than do buy Voltage Stabilizer and install it in your home. This will save your lots of money in energy) which goes wasted in voltage fluctuation. We highly recommend you to install V-Guard VG 400 Voltage Stabilizer in home.