Hina Abbasi

Last updated July 7th, 2022

We all live in a continuous changing environment. Depending on the environment, humankind tends to live in a comfortable way that suits them just fine. Such as, in summer, we all tend to live in a cold environment for comfort. In winter, the vice versa. With this changing habit of our mother nature, we, the human race, have adapted so far that everything we need to stay in comfort in a specific environment, is in the palm of our hand. The structure of an Air cooler is similar to a fridge like a box and for our convenience; manufacturers provide wheels underneath the air coolers which makes it very portable friendly. If you are thinking to buy Air coolers this summer to drive out the heat while working in an office or resting in your house, then this article will be beneficial to you. Below you will find our best picks of air cooler under 5000 INR.

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Best Air Cooler Under 5000

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Bajaj PMH 25 DLX 24L Personal Air Cooler

Bajaj PMH 25 DLX 24L Personal Air Cooler with Honeycomb Pads, Turbo Fan Technology, Powerful Air Throw and 3-Speed Control, White,PMH25 DLX
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Features

  • 24-Litre Water Tank
  • Anti-bacterial Honeycomb pads
  • Turbo Fan technology with 18-feet Air throw
  • Superior Air Delivery of 1100 CMH (avg)
  • Warranty - 1 year
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Bajaj Frio 23L Personal Air Cooler

Bajaj Frio 23L Personal Air Cooler with Honeycomb Pads, Typhoon Blower Technology, Powerful Air Throw and 3-Speed Control, White
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Features

  • Hexacool Technology : Specially Designed Cooling Media With Hexagonal Design, Delivering Maximum Cooling With Minimum Water Consumption, 23-litre tank will make sure the cooling is extended with a continuous water supply system.
  • Product Dimensions (Lxbxh): 44.5 Cm X 34.0 Cm X 78.0 Cm.Air Delivery Average (m3/hr.): 1000. Air Delivery Peak (m3/hr.):2600
  • Typhoon Blower Technology : Blower Based Technology For Quick And Efficent Cooling
  • Ice Chamber : Ice Compartments To Store Ice Cubes For Improved Cooling Experience
  • Capacity: 23 Litres; Ideal For Room Size Of Upto 150 Sq Ft. Suitable For All Climates And Costal Regions
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Candes Elegant Personal Air Cooler

Candes Elegant Personal Air Cooler, High Speed-Honey Comb Cooling Pad & Ice Chamber Mini Portable Personal Tower Dessert Blower/ Fan Air Cooler | 1 Year Warranty (White) 12 Litre
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Features

  • PRODUCT DESCRIPTION :- Dimensions (L x B x H): 28 x 30 x 59 cm ; Capacity: 12 Liters ; ICE CHAMBER; Honey Comb cooling pads ; Color : White, Black. Candes Air Cooler For Small, Medium to Large Room/Space.
  • High Power Water Pump. Ideal for room size of up to 200 Square Feet; Elegant & Stylish, Aesthetic Design.
  • Power And Cooling Description :- Power: 80 Watts; Operating voltage: 230 V. Inverter Compatible.
  • Cooling Media Description :- Highly-effective Honey Comb cooling pads, Also ICE CHAMBER and cool flow dispenser ensures superior cooling. Always allow for CROSS-VENTILATION in your area / room for effective cooling.
  • Air Delivery: 600CMH; Air throw up to 3 Meter ; Number of Speeds: 3 ; Blower/Fan Material: Plastic ; Water Level Indicator: Yes Speed :- 3 Speed Air Cooling for summer season ( High , Medium , Low)
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Crompton Ginie Neo(ACGC-PAC10) Tower Air Cooler

Crompton Ginie Neo(ACGC-PAC10) Tower Air Cooler - 10 Liter, Blue, White
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Features

  • 【Product Description】Product dimensions (LxBxH): 29 x 27 x 52 cm .Capacity: 10 Litres ;Honey comb cooling pads and also Mosquito Net for Dust and Insect Protection, Ice Chamber On the Top For Effective Cooling; Inverter Compatible; High Power Water Pump. Ideal for room size of upto 150 Sq Ft. Elegant, Slim & Stylish Aesthetic
  • 【Power And Cooling Description】Power: 90 Watts; Operating voltage: 250 V; Warranty: 1 year. Air Delivery: 4900m3/hr; Air throw upto 15Ft ; Number of Speeds: 3 ; Blower/Fan Material: Plastic ; Water Level Indicator: Yes
  • 【Control Panel Description】 Easy to use dial knob controls for fan speed, cooling and swing settings. (Seperate Controls Knob For Each)
  • 【Cooling Media Description】 Highly-effective honeycomb cooling pads and cool flow dispenser ensures superior cooling. Always allow for CROSS-VENTILATION in your area / room, else cooler won’t work effectively
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Boxn Arctic Air Portable 3 In 1 Conditioner…

Boxn Arctic Air Portable 3 In 1 Conditioner Humidifier Purifier Mini Cooler Arctic Air Humidifier Purifier Mini Cooler, Air Cooler For Room, Air Coolers For Home - Black
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Features

  • ❆【3-IN-1 Mini Portable Air Conditioner】 It's not only a small air coolers, but also can be a ordinary desk fan, humidifier and mood light, keep away from dry air, enjoy your moist cooling summer.
  • ❆【CLEAN & COOL INDOOR AIR COOLING WITH AIR FILTER】 Feel refreshed and revitalized with this unique portable desktop fan with ice crystal cubes. Unlike a traditional indoor air conditioner, the water cooling fan cleans the air around you by removing dust and hair, making sure you breathe easy, with every breath. Forget about the awkward room-to-room air conditioners you need to wheel everywhere.
  • ❆【UPGRADED FILTER AND WATER TANK】 This small air conditioner uses cotton filters to better keep the cold air clean. The pull-out design facilitates quick removal and cleaning of the filter. The topwater tank increases the convenience of water filling and reduces water leakage. The large-capacity water tank can continuously use the cooling function for 8 hours.
  • ❆【Eco-Friendly & Energy Saving】 Can run on USB Small portable air conditioner does not contain harmful refrigerant, uses no freon, nor does it use a compressor like a conventional power-consuming air conditioner. Our personal air cooler has low energy consumption to decrease your electricity bill and it’s completely fit for our low-carbon lifestyle. Portable cooler with high efficiency at low power of working wattage:1W-5W, it saves your electricity bills and does no harm to the environment
  • ❆【USB MULTI-PURPOSE PERSONAL AIR CONDITIONER】 Portable air conditioner fan can be plugged into a charged USB port or socket with an adapter. Portable personal air cooler is suitable for personal rooms, offices, cars, dormitories, and can also be used to cool your beloved pets. Enjoy cool air anytime, anywhere, dry air becomes cool and fresh air. Portable evaporative cooler adopts a bladeless design, which can effectively prevent accidental touch, and it can be used safely by children or pets.
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Crompton® Air Cooler- 10 Liters- Ginie Neo

Crompton® Air Cooler- 10 Liters- Ginie Neo for Home Office Room Powerful Cooling, Honey Comb Pad & ICE CHAMBER, ISI Certified Mini Portable Personal Highspeed Air Conditioner Device, Summer, India 5z
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Features

  • Product Description :- Dimensions (L x B x H): 29 x 27 x 52 cm ; Capacity: 10 Liters ; Ice Chamber ; Honey Comb cooling pads ; Color : Blue.
  • Warranty :- 1 Year Replacement Warranty on manufacturing defects. For any product-related queries, please contact _us on: 1800 419 0505 On-site Service, Customer Needs to Call the Nearby Authorized Service Center, Service Engineer will Come to the Site to Get the Product Repaired or Inspected Note: (Warranty is applicable from the date of invoice)
  • Copper Winded Heavy Motor With Powerful Cooling ; Inverter Compatible; High Power Water Pump. Ideal for room size of up to 120 Square Feet; Elegant & Stylish, Aesthetic Design.
  • Power And Cooling Description :- Power: 90 Watts; Operating voltage: 250 V;
  • Air Delivery: 850 m3/hour; Air throw up to 15 Ft ; Number of Speeds: 3 ; Blower/Fan Material: Plastic ; Water Level Indicator: Yes
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Crompton Ginie Neo(ACGC-PAC10) Tower Air Cooler

Crompton Ginie Neo(ACGC-PAC10) Tower Air Cooler - 10L, Blue, White
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Features

  • 【Product Description】Product dimensions (LxBxH): 29 x 27 x 52 cm .Capacity: 10 Litres ;Honey comb cooling pads and also Mosquito Net for Dust and Insect Protection, Ice Chamber On the Top For Effective Cooling; Inverter Compatible; High Power Water Pump. Ideal for room size of upto 150 Sq Ft. Elegant, Slim & Stylish Aesthetic
  • 【Power And Cooling Description】Power: 90 Watts; Operating voltage: 250 V; Warranty: 1 year. Air Delivery: 4900m3/hr; Air throw upto 15Ft ; Number of Speeds: 3 ; Blower/Fan Material: Plastic ; Water Level Indicator: Yes
  • 【Control Panel Description】 Easy to use dial knob controls for fan speed, cooling and swing settings. (Seperate Controls Knob For Each)
  • 【Cooling Media Description】 Highly-effective honeycomb cooling pads and cool flow dispenser ensures superior cooling. Always allow for CROSS-VENTILATION in your area / room, else cooler won’t work effectively
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Crompton Ginie Neo Personal Air Cooler

Crompton Ginie Neo Personal Air Cooler - 10L, White and Light Blue
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Features

  • PRODUCT: Crompton's small-sized personal air cooler with honeycomb cooling pads and air speed control
  • TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS: Capacity 10 L; Air Delivery 650 CMH; Dimensions : 29 X 27 X 52 cms (L x W x H); Suitable for upto 80 sq. ft. area; Power Consumption 130 W
  • CONVENIENT AND SAFE: Castor wheels to move around easily; Mosquito net present; Ice chambers present for easy cooling
  • INVERTER CAPABILITY: Relatively lower power requirement; Runs on inverter power
  • EASY TO CLEAN: Water drain plus for easy cleaning
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Buying Guide for Air Cooler

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Air coolers are the most popular devices that are widely used in India, especially in summer, for its better economic nature and environment friendliness. For that reason, picking the right air cooler can put you in a little dilemma. So while planning to buy one, you should keep a few things in your mind. First of all, you will have to know that Air coolers are of 2 types; one is “Desert Air cooler”, and another one is “Personal Air cooler”. The applications of these air coolers are a bit different.

Desert Air coolers are typically used dry climate regions. They come in a comparatively larger size than our conventional personal air coolers, and these are strictly designed to cool air in larger spaces. You have to understand that this type of air cooler uses large water tanks up to 50 litres and can cool air to the furthest corner of any large room such as a rooftop, or backyard gardens.

Personal Air coolers are most preferred in humid regions. These type of air coolers is built especially for specific small to medium spaces like any room in our houses. Most importantly, they consume less energy. Also, they generate less noise than the desert air coolers. Below are some key features that need to be taken into consideration while planning to buy Air coolers:

Water Tank Capacity

Air cooler operates in such a method that water is transformed into water vapour that is necessary for temperature decrement. So, larger the water storage, longer the cooling period. So, before buying, you have to plan and select the right capacity depending upon your daily usage.

Airflow

The airflow of an air cooler is measured by CFM that is Cubic Feet per Minute. It denotes how much air is circulating into your room each minute. So, the right side of the air cooler is very much necessary to determine while buying.

Cooling Pads

Cooling pads play a vital role in this scenario. The thicker the cooling pad is, the better the cooling will be. Cooling pads are generally manufactured using aspen or cellulose material. Aspen pads are usually cheaper and require high maintenance, and it also has a short life span. Whereas, the cellulose pads are much thicker and have significantly low maintenance with greater life span.

Design

Always go for those designs which are unique. It’s all about creating a beautiful ambience where you will place the air cooler. Neither less to say, the idea of design is completely subjective and our preference shall be to go with the one that works best for you.

Efficiency

You should not forget about the energy efficiency of the air cooler which you are planning to buy. Always look for air cooler with high energy efficiency that can operate in full capacity while consuming less power.

Frequently Asked Questions

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1) Can Air Coolers be used in a closed room?

If you want optimum cooling, proper ventilation should be made in the room. This way, the air cooler can operate most efficiently.

2) Is air cooler bad for health?

It is just a common myth, especially surrounding Desert or evaporative air coolers. On the contrary, air coolers are an excellent choice for our home and environment.

3) Main advantages and disadvantages of air coolers?

Air coolers are affordable, economical, and it doesn’t require any installation. Disadvantages can be pointed out like it doesn’t cool down the temperature like an AC.

4) Is air cooler good for asthma?

An air cooler offers a high quality of air, so it has no direct impact on the people having asthma. In fact, there is no adverse effect of air coolers on our health.

Final Takeaways

For the summer season, an air cooler should be the first choice in India, because air coolers are cheaper than AC, economical and also provides better cooling with easy mobility. Depending on the daily usage and space, air cooler should be chosen.

The above list will surely help you in understanding and selecting the best affordable air cooler. Further including, all the products mentioned within the list are some of the best you can find out there in the market. Neither less to say, once you get everything right, you are always good to go.

WRITTEN BY Hina Abbasi

Hina Abbasi is a content writer and blogger. She has been writing since she was a child, and has been published in various online and offline publications. Her work focuses on social issues, and women's rights.