EcoFlow lately unveiled two new merchandise that may carry extra chill to your summer season. The model now presents transportable electrical coolers and air conditioners to be used at campsites, job websites, or residence.
The GLACIER 3-in-1 electrical cooler can concurrently act as a fridge, freezer, and icemaker. To realize this, it has three devoted, separate compartments.
The WAVE 2 is a wi-fi, transportable air conditioner and heater in a small bundle. The model claims it’s highly effective sufficient to rapidly elevate or decrease the temperature inside vans, boats, cabins, and tents. This dual-function unit has an 8-hour runtime potential.
Learn on for extra particulars on the GLACIER and WAVE 2 — and easy methods to get a deal on the transportable AC.
GLACIER 3-in-1 Electrical Cooler
‘Impressively Fast’ Icemaking
The EcoFlow GLACIER’s icemaking velocity units it other than its competitors. Geared up with a 120W compressor, the GLACIER’s icemaker produces 18 strong ice cubes in 12 minutes. We discovered this to be a lot quicker — “impressively” so — than different electrical coolers with icemaking capabilities.
The icemaker is separate from the fridge/freezer area, so you possibly can get pleasure from contemporary ice cubes whereas your meals and drinks stay chilled or frozen. Moreover, the compressor permits for cooling the inside cupboard space from 86 to 32 levels Fahrenheit in roughly quarter-hour.
At outside temps of 77 levels F, the GLACIER’s plug-in battery can run as much as 40 hours of refrigeration or 19 hours of freezing, in accordance with the model.
Twin-Zone Chilly Storage
Inside, the 2 storage compartments can maintain totally different temperatures impartial of each other. One aspect can cool whereas the opposite freezes, so you possibly can preserve meats or on the spot meals frozen whereas contemporary fruit and veggies refrigerate in the identical unit.
The GLACIER’s design makes use of a divider to create two compartments of various sizes that work independently from each other. Should you want extra freezer area than fridge area, or vice versa, you possibly can set the temperatures individually so every can refrigerate or freeze from 50 to -13 levels F.
If you wish to use the cupboard space solely as a fridge or as a freezer, take away the interior divider (which doubles as a chopping board) and retailer it contained in the lid. For reference, it holds 60 cans inside.
The GLACIER comes with two handles for shifting it round. And you should buy add-on add wheels and a telescoping deal with for pulling it like baggage, as proven above.
A digital show exhibits your temperature settings and the battery life. Equally, the EcoFlow app helps you to see and alter these settings remotely. Based on the model, you would even inform it to make ice as you’re leaving the trailhead, and it will likely be ready for you after a protracted day within the warmth.
It takes slightly over 2 hours to cost the GLACIER through photo voltaic (as much as 240 W), AC, and DC. A automotive charger is another choice.
WAVE 2 Moveable Air Conditioner: The Sequel
EcoFlow says the WAVE 2 is 20% smaller than its predecessor and has 27% extra energy. It measures 21.3 x 11.9 x 16.4 inches with an add-on battery hooked up.
A 1,159Wh add-on battery ought to allow the WAVE 2 to chill for as much as 8 hours. It will also be powered by EcoFlow’s transportable energy stations for a claimed most runtime of 18 hours.
The unit pushes 5,100 BTUs for quick cooling. The model says inside 5 minutes the AC can drop the temperature by 18 levels F inside a 50-square–foot room. Conversely, the unit can warmth the identical area simply as rapidly, elevating the temperature by 18 levels F with 6,1000-BTU heating.
The EcoFlow app helps you to monitor and management the transportable AC unit. Meaning you can begin cooling down an RV, truck camper, or tent as you’re wrapping up your afternoon enjoyable. It requires no drainage.
The WAVE 2 runs in quick mode, eco mode, or sleeping mode. In sleeping mode, the unit’s noise is 44 dB. That’s roughly the identical ambient stage of a library or chirping birds.
Lastly, a spare battery helps you to proceed to energy the unit whereas the opposite battery fees through AC, photo voltaic, a automotive, or energy stations.