Product Comparison: Heat Pumps

  Evolution Extreme
Evolution® Extreme Heat Pump
280A
Evolution System
Evolution® Heat Pump
289B
Evolution V
Evolution® Heat Pump
288BNV
Evolution System
Evolution® Heat Pump
286B
Evolution System
Evolution® Coastal Heat Pump
286BNC
Evolution System
Evolution® Heat Pump
285BNH
Evolution System
Evolution® Heat Pump
285B
Preferred Series
Preferred™ Heat Pump
226A
Preferred Series
Preferred™ Heat Pump
225B
Preferred Compact
Preferred Compact Heat Pump
224ANS
Preferred Series
Preferred™ Heat Pump
223A
Preferred Compact
Preferred Compact Heat Pump
538B
Legacy™ Line
Legacy™ Heat Pump
215B
Legacy™ Line
Legacy™ Heat Pump
214D
Legacy™ Line
Legacy™ Heat Pump
213C
Legacy™ Line
Legacy™ Coastal Heat Pump
213ANC
Comfort Features
Summer dehumidification Optimal Compressor enhanced Optimal Compressor enhanced Compressor enhanced Check Check Compressor enhanced Check Check Check Check Check Check Check Check
Cold weather performance Best Better Best Better Better Good Good Better Good Good Good Good Good Good Good Good
Temperature control Optimal Better Best Better Better Good Good Better Good Good Good Good Good Good Good Good
Efficiency
Cooling SEER Up to 20.5 Up to 19 Up to 18 Up to 17.5 Up to 17.5 Up to 15.5 Up to 16 Up to 17.5 Up to 16 14 13 13 15 14 13 13
Cooling EER Up to 16 Up to 13.7 Up to 12.5 Up to 13.5 Up to 13.5 Up to 12.5 Up to 13 Up to 13.5 Up to 13 11.5 11 11 12.5 11.5 11 11
Heating HSPF Up to 13 Up to 10 Up to 11 Up to 9.5 Up to 9.5 Up to 9.5 Up to 8.5 Up to 9.5 Up to 9 8.2 7.7 7.7 8.5 8.2 7.7 7.7
ENERGY STAR® qualified ENERGY STAR® Most Efficient 2014 All sizes qualify Select sizes qualify All sizes qualify All sizes qualify All sizes qualify All sizes qualify All sizes qualify All sizes qualify n/a n/a n/a All sizes qualify n/a n/a n/a
Sound
Sound Level1 (as low as) 58 decibels 66 decibels 55 decibels 68 decibels 68 decibels 68 decibels 68 decibels 70 decibels 68 decibels 68 decibels 70 decibels 68 decibels 69 decibels 69 decibels 69 decibels 74 decibels
AeroQuiet System II™ design Check Check Check Check Check Check Check n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Compressor sound blanket Check Check Check Check Check Check Check Check Check Check Check Check n/a n/a n/a n/a
Design Innovations
Evolution® Extreme™ capability Check n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Hybrid Heat®compatible Check Check Check Check Check Check Check With Bryant® Housewise™ thermostat or Preferred™ thermidistat With Bryant® Housewise™ thermostat or Preferred™ thermidistat With Bryant® Housewise™ thermostat or Preferred™ thermidistat With Bryant® Housewise™ thermostat or Preferred™ thermidistat With Bryant® Housewise™ thermostat or Preferred™ thermidistat With Bryant® Housewise™ thermostat or Preferred™ thermidistat With Bryant® Housewise™ thermostat or Preferred™ thermidistat With Bryant® Housewise™ thermostat or Preferred™ thermidistat With Bryant® Housewise™ thermostat or Preferred™ thermidistat
Compressor type Variable-speed 2-stage scroll Variable-speed 2-stage scroll 2-stage scroll Single-stage scroll Single-stage scroll 2-stage scroll Single-stage scroll Single-stage scroll Single-stage scroll Single-stage scroll Single-stage scroll Single-stage scroll Single-stage scroll Single-stage scroll
Diagnostic intelligence Check Check Check Check Check Check Check n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Designed for coastal (salt air) n/a n/a n/a n/a Check n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a Check
Compatibility
Controls/thermostats supported Evolution® Control Evolution® Control Evolution® Control Evolution® Connex™ Control Evolution® Connex™ Control Evolution® Connex™ Control Evolution® Connex™ Control; Bryant® Housewise™ thermostat, Preferred™ and Legacy™ thermostats Bryant® Housewise™ thermostat, Preferred™ and Legacy™ thermostats Bryant® Housewise™ thermostat, Preferred™ and Legacy™ thermostats Bryant® Housewise™ thermostat, Preferred™ and Legacy™ thermostats Bryant® Housewise™ thermostat, Preferred™ and Legacy™ thermostats Bryant® Housewise™ thermostat, Preferred™ and Legacy™ thermostats Bryant® Housewise™ thermostat, Preferred™ and Legacy™ thermostats Bryant® Housewise™ thermostat, Preferred™ and Legacy™ thermostats Bryant® Housewise™ thermostat, Preferred™ and Legacy™ thermostats
Sizes
Available capacities 2-5 tons 2-5 tons 2-4 tons 2-5 tons 2-5 tons 2-4 tons 1.5-5 tons 2-5 tons 1.5-5 tons 1-5 tons 1.5-5 tons 1.5-5 tons 1.5-5 tons 1.5-5 tons 1.5-5 tons 1.5-5 tons
Peace of Mind
10-year parts limited warranty2 Check Check Check Check Check Check Check Check Check Check Check Check Check Check Check Check
5-year coastal corrosion parts limited warranty3 n/a n/a n/a n/a Check n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a Check
Non-ozone depleting Puron® refrigerant Check Check Check Check Check Check Check Check Check Check Check Check Check Check Check Check
Protective features DuraGuard Plus DuraGuard Plus DuraGuard Plus DuraGuard Plus DuraGuard Plus and CoastGuard™ DuraGuard Plus DuraGuard Plus DuraGuard Plus DuraGuard Plus n/a DuraGuard Plus n/a DuraGuard Plus DuraGuard Plus DuraGuard Plus DuraGuard Plus and CoastGuard™
Optional labor warranty available4 Check Check Check Check Check Check Check Check Check Check Check Check Check Check Check Check
 

1 Quietest size within each model group during most common operating condition.

2 To 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.

3 To the original owner, when product is used in a residence, a 5-year seacoast corrosion parts limited warranty. See warranty certificate for complete details.

4 Ask your Bryant® dealer for details.

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