What is sleep mode on air conditioners? The sleep mode of air conditioners optimizes its performance automatically for ideal cooling to ensure you get good sleep in hot, humid nights. Ideally, an air conditioner in sleep mode will keep changing its temperature every hour to maintain uniform cooling in the room. Also, air conditioners in sleep mode make less noise and save energy.

Which are the best 2-Ton AC under 40000 Rupees? In this piece, we cover the best-selling 1-Ton, 1.5-Ton and 2-Ton air conditioners in India market from 35000 to 40000 Rupees price range.

► 1.0-Ton 5-Star LG Q12SWZA Dual Inverter AC

The LG inverter AC is smart, fast, and silent. Consider it for fast cooling, comfort cooling, uniform cooling, silent cooling, and affordable cooling. It is smart because it comes with built-in Wi-Fi connectivity. So, it can be operated by a smartphone and AI speakers {Google Assistant or Alexa}. And, it gives fast cooling because it has a dual inverter compressor.

This LG split AC gives comfortable cooling because its compressor optimizes itself much faster than air conditioners with a single rotary inverter compressor to meet cooling demand in the room. Further, it gives uniform cooling because it has an automatic 4-way air swing with a selectable LEFT-RIGHT air swing.

The LG Q12SWZA Dual Inverter Split AC gives affordable cooling because its power system is rated with 5-star 2020 and it is powered by a dual inverter compressor which lowers power consumption significantly.

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Price ₹36990 | Amazon
Features Ideal for up to 120 sq-ft room | Dual-Inverter Technology | Indoor Panel Noise: 31-dB
Smartness Auto-Restart | Low-Gas Detector | Auto-Clean | Smart-Diagnosis | Built-in Wi-Fi Smart Control | Voice Control {Works with Smartphone and AI Speakers (Google-Assistant, Alexa)} | Memory feature
Cooling Max Cooling-Capacity: 3470W | 4-in-1 Convertible Cooling Modes | 4-Ways Automatic Air-Swing {Up-Down & Left-Right}: | Selectable Air-Swing | LG Himalayan-Cool {Feel as cool as in the Himalayas} | Comfort-Air | Monsoon-Comfort | Sleep-Mode | Cooling at 52°C Ambient Temp
Power ISEER: 4.70 w/w | BEE-2020: 5-Star | Stabilizer-Free {120V – 290V} | Intelligent Power-Module
Healthy Air HD Dust Filter | Dehumidification | Anti-Bacterial Filter | EZ-Clean Filter
Build 100% Copper | Refrigerant: R32 | Dual Row Condenser-Coil: Copper | Compressor:  Inverter {Dual-Rotary} | BLDC Fan Motor | Inner-Grooved Copper Coil | Ocean-Black Fin {Protection from Dust, Smoke, Airborne Chemicals, Corrosion, UV Rays} for Outdoor & Indoor Unit | Indoor Panel with Magic Notification Display
Warranty 1-Year for Whole Unit | 10-Years for Compressor | 10-Years Free Gas Recharge from LG | 5-Years for PCB

 

► 1.5-Ton 5-Star Carrier Ester Neo-i Inverter AC

The Carrier smart AC is an excellent choice if you are looking for an air conditioner for fast cooling, comfortable cooking, affordable cooling, and silent cooling. The indoor unit of this inverter ac is almost soundless. Since it is this year’s model and its power system is rated with 5-star, the digit counts of your monthly power bill will change even if it runs 10 hours daily.

Carrier air conditioners have a reputation to maintain almost the same performance even after many years of usages as it was on day one. I have a carrier AC from the last three years, so I can this with surety.

Carrier Ester Neo-i is different from Carrier Ester Neo. We are recommending the Carrier Ester Neo-i model. The 1.5-Ton 5-Star variant of this model is currently one of the best-selling inverter air conditioners in India market below 40000 Rupees.

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Price ₹38990 | Amazon | Model-ID: CAI18ES5R30F0
Features Ideal for 170 Sq-ft Room | High-Speed Cooling | Silent-Operation {Max Indoor-Noise: 44-dB}
Smart Follow-Me | Make My-Mode | Auto-Restart | Refrigerant-Leakage Detector | Intelligent Cleaning-Replacement-Filter Alert | Louver-Position Memory | Timer
Cooling Max-Cooling-Capacity: 5276W | Turbo-Cooling | Mode: {Sleep, Eco, Dry, Auto} | Max Air-Flow: 670 CFM | Fan Speed-Levels: 4 | Auto Fan-Speed | Air-Flow Direction Control | 2-Way Cooling | Auto Air-Swing
Power BEE-2020: 5-Star | ISEER: 4.60 | Supported Voltage-Range: 150V to 280V | Power-Consumption: {Full-Load → 1500W | Half-Load → 520W} | Estimated Annual Power-Consumption: 888.75-Units
Healthy Air Dehumidification | Dust-Filter | PM2.5 Filter | Air-Cleaner (Composite Air-Freshening Mesh) | Auto-Cleanser
Build Outdoor-Unit: HybridJET | Compressor: Inverter | Condenser-Coil: Copper | Refrigerant: R32 | Refrigerant Cooling PCB | With Connecting-Pipe | Panel-Display: On/OFF | Remote-Controller with Backlight
Warranty 1-Year for Whole-Unit | 10-Year for Compressor | Installation-Cost: ₹1500 – ₹2500

 

► 1.5-Ton 5-Star LG Q18SWZA Dual Inverter Split AC

The LG inverter split air conditioner is an excellent choice if you are looking for a smart AC for fast cooling, comfort cooling, and affordable cooling. Having Wi-Fi connectivity makes it is a smart AC.

Install the LG ThinQ app on your smartphone to connect with this LG Wi-Fi AC for monitoring its performance and to reset its settings. Moreover, you could operate it through AI-powered speakers {Alexa and Google Assistant}.

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Powerful and dynamic compressor means faster cooling, even cooling throughout a period and less power consumption. Also, the components last longer. That is why we always give more emphasis to air conditioners with either dual inverter or triple inverter technology.

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Price ₹39990 | Amazon
Features Ideal for up to 150 sq-ft room | Dual-Inverter Technology | Indoor Panel Noise: 31-dB
Smartness Auto-Restart | Low-Gas Detector | Auto-Clean | Smart-Diagnosis | Built-in Wi-Fi Smart Control | Voice Control {Works with Smartphone and AI Speakers (Google-Assistant, Alexa)} | Memory-Feature
Cooling Max Cooling-Capacity: 5100W | 4-in-1 Convertible Cooling Modes | 4-Ways Automatic Air-Swing {Up-Down & Left-Right} | Selectable Air-Swing | LG Himalayan-Cool {Feel as cool as in the Himalayas} | Comfort-Air | Monsoon-Comfort | Sleep-Mode | Cooling at 52°C Ambient Temp
Power ISEER: 4.73 w/w | BEE-2020: 5-Star | Stabilizer-Free {120V – 290V} | Intelligent Power Module
Healthy Air HD Dust-Filter | Dehumidification | Anti-Bacterial Filter | EZ-Clean Filter
Build 100% Copper | Refrigerant: R32 | Dual Row Condenser-Coil: Copper | Compressor:  Inverter {Dual-Rotary} | BLDC Fan Motor | Inner-Grooved Copper Coil | Ocean-Black Fin {Protection from Dust, Smoke, Airborne Chemicals, Corrosion, UV Rays} for Outdoor & Indoor Unit | Indoor Panel with Magic Notification Display
Warranty 1-Year for Whole Unit | 10-Years for Compressor | 10-Years Free Gas-Recharge from LG | 5-Years for PCB

 

► 2-Ton 3-Star Onida IR243RHO Dual Inverter Split AC

The Onida AC is an excellent option if you are looking for a fast air conditioner under 40000 Rupees to cool a large space. The cooling capacity of this Onida air conditioner is 6450W, and its power consumption will not be much since its power system is rated with BEE-2020 3-Star, which is equivalent to BEE-2019 4-Star.

Which are other best-selling 2-Ton AC below 40000 Rupees in India market?

Model Star Compressor Price
MarQ Flipkart FKAC203SIAA BEE-2019 3-Star Single Inverter ₹34990
Whirlpool MAGICOOL PRO+ BEE-2020 3-Star Single Inverter ₹35990
Sansui SAC203SIA BEE-2019 3-Star Triple Inverter ₹37490
Onida IR243RHO BEE-2020 3-Star Dual Inverter ₹38990

For faster cooling and power-saving, the Sansui triple inverter air conditioner and Onida dual inverter air conditioner are two ideal choices. In terms of build quality, however, the former is better than the latter because it comes with Gold Fin, which is much better than Blue and Aluminium Fin for Evaporator and Condenser Coil protection.

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The compressor is the heart of an AC cooling system. Faster and dynamic compressor means faster cooling and power saving. With the dual rotary compressor, which has a speed range of 700 to 8000 RPM, this Onida AC will cool a 200 sq ft room instantly and afterward maintain a healthy and even cooling there.

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Price ₹38990 | Flipkart
Features iFEEL Sensor | Auto-Restart | Timer | Self-Diagnosis | Child-Lock | {Warranty: {1-Year for Whole Unit | 5-Year for Compressor}
Cooling Max Cooling-Capacity: 6450W | Turbo-Mode | Sleep-Mode | 4-Ways Air Swing
Power ISEER: 3.83 | BEE-2020: 3-Star
Healthy Air Dehumidification | Dust-Filter | Filter-Cleaning Reminder
Build Refrigerant: R32 | 100% Copper: {Condenser-Coil, Condenser Pipe, Installation Kit} | Dual-Rotary Inverter-Compressor {700 RPM to 8000 RPM} | Gold-Hydrophilic Fins for Evaporator & Condenser Coil | Temp-Notification Display

 

► 1-Ton 5-Star Panasonic NU12VKYW Inverter Split AC

For a super energy efficient air conditioner, you will have to pay a litter higher price. The Panasonic 1-Ton inverter ac is costly, but it will consume less than 4 units daily even if it runs whole night at a set temperate of — anything above 24°C. Government agency recommends 24°C an ideal air conditioner temperature for energy saving and extended life of the ac unit. The annual power consumption of this inverter ac is 573.24 units only according to the Panasonic brand, though. Moreover, its operation is less noisy, and with 4-ways air swing, it will provide uniform cooling in the room. It also comes with a powerful mode for quick cooling in the room.

Panasonic Inverter Split AC NU12VKYW

This Panasonic inverter air conditioner comes with PM2.5 filter to purify unhealthy, harmful air. So, it is not just an air conditioner, also an air purifier, 2-in-1 system. Therefore, it could be an excellent air conditioner for Delhi region as the city tops the chart of the most polluted city in India.

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Whether it is the cooling performance, build quality, and energy saving, the Panasonic 1-Ton 5-Star inverter split ac excels at every front. It is one of the best air conditioners under 40000 Rupees in the market.

Price ₹38990 | Amazon
Features Less Noisy Operation | Uniform Cooling | Auto Restart | Warranty: {1 Year on Product | 10-Years for Compressor}
Cooling Rated Max Cooling: 3840W | Powerful-Mode for Quick-Cooling | 4-Ways Air Swing
Healthy Air PM2.5 Filter | Dust Filter | Dehumidifier
Power 5-Star BEE Rating | Annual Power Consumption: 573.24 Units | ISEER: 4.7
Build 100% Copper Condenser | Temperature Indicator | R32 Refrigerate | Stabilizer-Free {145V – 285V}

 

► 1.5-Ton 5-Star Voltas 185V Inverter Split AC

If you trust the brand Voltas as I do, then you will surely like its newest 1.5-Ton inverter air conditioner model with 5-Star rated power system. Don’t think the ac is costly. You will save huge on its power consumption and annual maintenance.

The annual power consumption of this 1.5-Ton inverter AC is lesser than that of a 1-Ton non-inverter ac. Moreover, its maintenance cost will be much lower as well.

But how this is possible? Apparently, a 1-Ton ac should consume less power than a 1.5-Ton ac. Voltas brand makes that wonder possible by the use of a dual inverter compressor.

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The Voltas 1.5-Ton air conditioner comes with a dual inverter compressor. Thanks to the compressor its operation is silent, and it provides faster and comfortable cooling according to the temperature outside. Therefore, it is a fast-moving air conditioner in 40000 Rupees range.

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Price ₹40000 | Amazon
Features 5-Stage Filtration | Super Silent-Operation | High Ambient Cooling | Dual Temp. Display | Cross Flow | Warranty: {1-Year on Whole Product | 5-Years on Compressor}
Smartness Self-Diagnosis | Lock | Timer | Auto-Restart
Cooling Intelligent Sleep Mode | Turbo-Mode | Auto Swing | 3D Air Flow | Full-Capacity Cooling: 5200W | Half Capacity Cooling: 2600W | Air Flow Volume: 900 CMH | Max Operating Outside Temperature: 52°C
Healthy Air Anti-Dust | Catechin Filter | Acaro Bacterium(Red) | Silver-Ion | Oxygenator | Anti-Fungal | Active Dehumidifier
Power 5-Star Rating {ISEER: 4.51} | Voltage-Range: {145V – 270V} | Power-Consumption: {Full-Load: 1355W | Half-Load: 570W}  | Voltas’s Annual Power-Consumption: 892.32 Units | Monthly Power Consumption (8-Hours × 30-Days at Half-Load} : 137 Units Approx.
Build  Condenser Coil: 100% Copper | BLDC Compressor | Refrigerant: R32 | Connecting Pipe Type: Cu-Cu | Remote with LCD Buttons | Hydrophilic Blue-Fin

 

► 1.5-Ton 3-Star LG Q18YNXA Dual Inverter AC

This LG AC is perfect for medium to large rooms. With its rapid cooling and high cooling capacity, it cools a room quickly and quietly. Its turbo mode is for instant cooling. In fact, it will ensure Himalayan Cool in the room even when the temperature outside is 52°C. Its 2-way air flow provides an equal amount of cooling across the room, withal.

Thanks to LG’s dual inverter compressor, the AC doesn’t consume power like any other 3-star 1.5-ton AC. Even after its continuous usages daily, you will save huge money on its power consumption and maintenance. Also, its indoor operational noise is negligible. According to LG brand’s claims, the annual power consumption of this LG dual inverter AC is just 1050.84 units.

The build quality of this LG air conditioner with Himalayan cool is outstanding. Besides, dual inverter compressor, 100% copper condenser coil and unique Ocean Black Protection applied to indoor and outdoor units to protect them from weather and pollution are some of the build quality highlights of this LG inverter air conditioner.

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Trusting the words of those who have been using it for many months, it is a value for money air conditioner in 40000 Rupees. It is made to last long.

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Price ₹37990 | Amazon
Variant 1-Ton @ ₹36000 {Q12YNXA}
Features Dual Inverter Compressor | Cool at 52°C | HD Filter | EZ Clean Filter
Smartness Low-Refrigerant detection | Smart-Diagnosis | Auto-Clean | Auto-Restart
Cooling Max Cooling Time < 15-Minutes | Cooling-Capacity: 5000W | Air Blow: 494 CFM | UP-Down Auto Air Swing | Himalaya Cool | Monsoon comfort | Comfort Air | Sleep-Mode
Power Power-Consumption: 1740W | 3-Star Rated | ISEER Value: 3.68 | Stabilizer-Free Operation
Build 100% Copper Condenser Coil | Ocean-Black Protection | Gold-Fin