Evolution® Single-Stage Heat Pump
Model 285BNH

High Performance and Higher Value
The most affordable Bryant® Evolution® series heat pump offers up to 15.5 SEER cooling and 9.5 HSPF heating. It’s an exceptional value with the comfort and efficiency benefits you expect from the Evolution series, all backed by the most reliable name in the business.

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  • Enjoy cool, summer comfort with up to 15.5 SEER/12.5 EER efficiency
  • Take advantage of efficient electric heating well into the winter months with up to 9.5 HSPF efficiency
  • Sound as low as 68 dB
  • Enjoy Wi-Fi®± remote access capability to allow complete programming and change control from anywhere with the Evolution® Connex™ control for ultimate performance
  • AeroQuiet SystemTM
  • DuraGuard™ Plus protection system
  • Environmentally-sound Puron® refrigerant
  • 10-year parts limited warranty upon registration1
1To the original owner, when product is used in a residence, a 10-year parts limited warranty upon timely registration of your new equipment. Warranty period is 5 years if not registered within 90 days. Jurisdictions where warranty benefits cannot be conditioned on registration will automatically receive a 10-year parts limited warranty. See warranty certificate for complete details. 
±Wi-Fi® is a registered trademark of the Wi-Fi Alliance Corporation.


Energy Efficiency Up to 15.5 SEER/12.5 EER cooling; Up to 9.5 HSPF heating
ENERGY STAR® Meets ENERGY STAR® guidelines for high efficiency in all models/sizes
Hybrid Heat® system capable Allows gas furnace/heat pump system combinations for best winter heating efficiencies


Quiet levels During lowest capacity cooling operating condition: 68 dB 
AeroQuietTM System II design Pressure equalizer valve, compressor sound blanket; quiet mount split post compressor grommets, forward-swept fan blade


Notifications Maintenance reminders and service notices through the advanced system diagnostics of the Evolution Connex control


Compressor Single-stage scroll
Refrigerant Puron® refrigerant
Compatibility Designed for best efficiencies when part of Evolution system
Protections High pressure switch, loss of charge switch and filter drier
Diagnostics Enhanced diagnostics with Evolution control
Capacity 2-4 tons                              


Design Attractive DuraGuard™ Plus system
Construction Durable, sheet metal construction
Paint Baked-on, complete outer coverage, powder paint
*Bryant reserves the right to discontinue or change any specification or design without prior notice or obligation.
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