Friedrich KCQ08A10A 8000 BTU Kuhl Series Cooling Only Smart Window Air Conditioner - 115V

$1,060.00 /Each

Product Overview

The Friedrich Kuhl Series KCQ08B10A sets a new standard in residential and commercial cooling with its robust construction, advanced technology, and eco-friendly features. Designed to deliver exceptional performance in various environments, this smart room air conditioner combines efficiency, durability, and ease of use.

Key Features:

  • Commercial-Grade Quality:

    • Constructed with high-quality materials and components for durability and reliability.
    • Fully enclosed fan motor seals out dirt, enhancing longevity and performance.
    • Aluminum end plates prevent rusting, while easy-grip handles facilitate installation and maintenance.
  • Versatile Installation Options:

    • Can be installed in a window or mounted through the wall with heavy-duty side curtains included for window installation.
    • Suitable for both residential and commercial settings, providing flexible placement options.
  • Cooling Capacity:

    • Provides 8,000 BTUs of cooling power, ideal for small rooms ranging from 300 to 350 square feet.
  • Environmentally Friendly Refrigerant:

    • Utilizes R32 refrigerant with low Global Warming Potential (GWP), offering enhanced efficiency compared to R410A and reducing environmental impact.
  • Quietmaster Technology:

    • Features sound-blocking insulation and a rotary compressor mounted on rubber grommets and steel inner walls.
    • Designed to operate 45% quieter than competitor products, ensuring a quieter indoor environment.
  • Energy Efficiency:

    • Energy Efficiency Ratio (EER) of 12.1 and Combined Energy Efficiency Ratio (CEER) of 12.0 contribute to energy savings and reduced electricity costs.
    • Operates efficiently within a wide outdoor temperature range, from 60°F to 115°F.
  • Smart Connectivity:

    • Connects seamlessly with the Friedrich Connect App for remote control and scheduling.
    • Create customized 7-day schedules to align with your daily routines, adjusting settings for home, away, and nighttime preferences.
    • Control functions include power on/off, temperature adjustments, system modes (cool, fan, auto), and fan speeds.
    • Advanced grouping feature allows management of multiple units independently or collectively as a single system, ideal for multi-room installations.
  • Additional Features:

    • Remote control for adjustable temperature and fan speed, with auto-fan mode for maintaining set temperatures.
    • 24-hour timer for scheduled operation based on your preferences.
    • 8-way air flow ensures even distribution of cool air throughout the room.
    • Auto restart function resumes operation after power outages.
    • Fresh air intake and stale air exhaust enhance indoor air quality.
    • Optional FreshAire IAQ-ready feature with MERV 13 filter option for capturing particles down to 1 micron in size.
    • Washable antimicrobial air filter with a check filter reminder for easy maintenance.
    • Hinged door design provides convenient access to the air filter for cleaning.
    • Robust steel cabinet with corrosion-resistant aluminum fins ensures durability and longevity.

Installation Specifications:

  • In-wall installation dimensions: Finished hole of 14-1/2" height x 20" width, with a maximum depth of 8-1/2".


The Friedrich Kuhl Series KCQ08B10A Smart Room Air Conditioner exemplifies excellence in cooling technology, combining industrial-grade durability with smart features for residential and commercial environments. With its quiet operation, energy efficiency, and advanced connectivity options, it offers superior comfort and convenience. Ideal for those seeking reliable cooling solutions with eco-friendly refrigerant and smart technology integration, the KCQ08B10A ensures a comfortable indoor climate year-round.

Attribute nameAttribute value
universal group
TypeAir Conditioner
Installation TypeWindow
Unit Dimension21.375"D x 14.25"H x 19.75"W
Sealed System Warranty5 year
Energy star ratedNo
Fan Speeds3
Filter AccessHinged door for easy maintenance
24 Hour TimerYes
Window Width (Min.)(in.)22
Window Width (Max.)(in.)42
Circuit Breaker Size (Amps)15
Includes Heat ModeNo
Cooling BTUs8000
Cooling Amps6.5
Cooling Watts659
Energy Saver ModeYes
Remote ControlYes
Sleep ModeNo
Plug Type5-15P
Auto Shut offYes
Window Mounting Kit IncludedYes
Vent LocationFront Top
Refrigerant TypeR410A (Not for Sale in CA or WA)
Air Condition
ConnectivityBuilt-In WiFi
Dehumidification (pts/hr)2.1