"The unit is fairly quiet compared to the frigidaire and the LG that it replaced but it does have a loud start up sound when the compressor turns on that can be quite disruptive. it was also difficult"... (read all reviews)
"This unit is so noisy that I can't sleep. I am a very sound sleeper and this unit wakes me out of a deep sleep. You can hear this unit in every room of the house, basement, and clear out in the"... (read all reviews)
"In the beggining, it chilled the room nicely -- but almost too much some days. It's always been loud with a rattle. It lasted 4 years, just past warranty. Now the compressor is gone.
My previous ones"... (read all reviews)
"We all know that Friederich is an overprice brand. I bought this particular AC because: 1- opening size in wall; 2-EER efficiency; 3-right BTUs; 4-good looking.
I DO NOT RECOMMED it because in my"... (read all reviews)
"This unit has great features and a nice overall design. Unfortunately, my unit rattles too much at low (f1) speed and I am forced to use fan speeds f2 or f3. If my unit didn't rattle at low speed, I"... (read all reviews)
"The unit worked perfectly in my large slider window although it required a tricky custom install only because of window size. The unit itself is pleasantly quiet and cranks up the BTU to perfectly"... (read all reviews)
"My Friedrich window unit broke during the first summer of use. It took almost a month to get the replacement part and get it fixed. It broke again at the beginning of the second summer of use and it"... (read all reviews)
"The air conditioner is cute & compact
Easy to install.
Does cool a medium bedroom.
The loudest air conditioner I have ever heard. Sounds like an airplane & that was in the low cool setting.
Please"... (read all reviews)
"while it seems to work ok, its really pretty noisy for what I expected from Friedrich. It is billed as the quietest window a/c unit of its size. I feel it was not as represented."... (read all reviews)
"This is a great machine; slim, well made, quiet. I was retrofitting an existing hole so bought the "unisleave". Nothing wrong with this idea HOWEVER - the external grill is completely insufficient:"... (read all reviews)
"I PURCHASED THIS JUNE 2011 AND BY JULY 2011 - IT WAS FREEZING UP AND NOW BLOWING HOT AIR - $250 FOR 1 YEAR OF SERVICE - NO THANKS - I WILL BE PUTTING THE CHEAP 5000'S IN FROM NOW ON AND SELLING THEM"... (read all reviews)