Summer brings with it the incessant need to be indoors, and the indoors necessarily need to be cool and comfortable. Air conditioner sales escalate in the summer months. Numerous brands manufacture ACs to cater to the growing needs of customers. It is the responsibility of the customer to choose the best amongst all brands and models after comparing all the available options. Not only the quality and durability of the AC are important in this context, but also the service and reliability of the company take a front seat when choosing which AC to purchase. Here is a list of the top 10 air conditioner brands in India:
Daikin has always been a world renowned brand owing to its customer-oriented service. Its quality of manufacturing of air conditioners as well as the quality of service has only witnessed upward growth over the years. Ever since its inception in 1924, it has been a hit in the middle-class Indian market with its standard prices and prompt service. Daikin prices its split ACs between Rs. 18,000 to Rs. 50000 depending on the tonnage and star rating.
Voltas AC is one of the most popular manufacturers of split ACs in India. It is a company exclusively dealing in air conditioners without deviating into any other branch of electronic commodity manufacture. Their service and commitment to their customers and their standard pricing (from Rs. 26000 to Rs. 40000) make them one of the best providers of ACs in the Indian market.
Whirlpool not only has a wide customer base in India, but it also has a global outreach. With products ranging from washing machines to refrigerators to ACs, their cooling technologies are one of the most competitive ones in the market. New and innovative technologies are being introduced by Whirlpool every other season. Whirlpool ACs is priced between Rs. 25000 and Rs. 60000, and hence is perfect for middle class Indian families.
Samsung is a global giant in almost all domains of manufacturing electrical and electronic gadgets. Samsung introduces new features in its products almost every year, and that is the main point of attraction for Indian customers. They have a commendable customer support system and their standard ACs range from Rs. 18000 to around Rs. 50000.
LG has been making life good for generations since its inception. It has a wide range of air conditioners to choose from for the different facades of the Indian summer. Its affordable prices and great sales support make it one of the leading sellers of air conditioners in India. Prices range from INR 20000 to 78000.
- O’ General:
O General is a brand with a quite popular outreach in the Indian market. It manufactures five-star rating products, and hence the ACs are a little pricey. Nevertheless, the air conditioners by O’ General promise great value for money, and they enjoy great customer reliability due to years of committed service to customers. Their price range starts from INR 30000.
Haier is another big name in the international market with a broad popularity in India as well. These come with star ratings and consume lower energy. Hence, they are very popular with environmentally aware customers. Also, their after sales services are excellent, and their prices are affordable, ranging from INR 18000 to INR 45000.
This Japanese player has a great fan following in the Indian summer market. With good quality ACs ranging from Rs. 25000 to Rs. 68000, Hitachi offers much more inbuilt features in its ACs which make it an instant hit amongst first-time buyers. Hitachi products also consume little power.
Videocon deals in TVs, washing machines, refrigerators and many more products. Even after taking care of so many different sectors, Videocon ACs are always a popular choice amongst Indian buyers. Videocon delivers services which most companies can’t compete with when it comes to posting sales services.
- Blue Star:
Perhaps the most extravagant in this list of businesses, Blue Star is known for its premium star rated products. It is a company that exclusively manufactures and sells ACs. Blue Star is famous for its undefeatable quality, and hence people who can afford to pay for it don’t mind spending the extra bucks. The reliability of its sales team can be easily measured from its annual sales figures. Prices start from Rs. 24000 and can go up to Rs. 105000.
It is always wise to use your own judgment while making a purchase of an AC for long term use. Visit company websites and look through catalogs before deciding on which product you wish to buy. Good luck with your split AC.