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Symphony Sumo-J Portable Evaporative Air Cooler

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Average rating: nope Count: 21
5.0 Star Rating: Outstanding
Great product!!
Really makes a difference in hot weather. It comes ready to use right out of the box, just add water. You can run this machine for hours with the 11 gallon tank. This is a great buy!!
4.0 Star Rating: Good
Noisy, but very good
In the very dry Arizona air, I'm using about a gallon an hour.
3.0 Star Rating: Average
It leaks from crack in bottom
It works very well here in the desert.But in may need service right out of the box.Mine had a crack in the bottom.First I needed to patch the crack,than I noticed that one panel was not assembled right.An easy fix,but it should never have left the factory that way.Maybe a price adjustment is in order.$259.00 is a lot for a fix-er upper. John Ziegler
5.0 Star Rating: Outstanding
This is the bigger, better deal!
The optional cart is very sturdy, inexpensive, and makes this truly portable.
5.0 Star Rating: Outstanding
I like the portability
I received my unit very fast and efficiently. Cools my small home very well. It drops down the temperature at least 10 degrees. My home is in the mountain area of Los Padres national forest. The elevation is around 5000 ft. We get a few days in the low 90's so my Symphony Sumo Jr. works great!!
5.0 Star Rating: Outstanding
Works great
I use this cooler outside in the shade in Phoenix all summer and I can do my woodwork all day without heat stroke by standing directly in front it. I couldn't work outside without it!
4.0 Star Rating: Good
Great product
Cools my office about 10 degrees, blows nice cool air, and you don't need a window. However it is noisy in a small space, and it makes it hard to speak on the phone.
4.0 Star Rating: Good
I use the cooler in a great room. It does a pritty good job of assisting the AC unit in cooling the room. I just wish it would have come with the stand like most of the other units.
5.0 Star Rating: Outstanding
We recently purchased a Sumo-J Evaporative cooler and wow- it sure does put out a blast of cool air! Living in the desert, it is ideal for cooling and saves us lots of money on electric bills versus air conditioning. The motor is powerful and tank size is good (about 11 gallons). The option to install a water line on the back for continuous water flow is a very nice feature. Now we don't have to worry about running out of water when we are at work all day. The manual on/off controls allowed us to put it on a timer so the Sumo-J starts and shuts off when we're not home. Great product for the price!
5.0 Star Rating: Outstanding
At this time I am very plesed with it.
4.0 Star Rating: Good
So far so good...really liking this little cooler. We use it in the great room to help keep this very warm part of the house cool and it's working great... Really cutting down on the use of the AC.... the only issue is, that I didn't read enough to know that the stand didn't come with it. Now I'll have to pay to ship the stand too. I think it should have come with it like all the other Portable Coolers.
4.0 Star Rating: Good
Water, Inc sent xmlnsnt even before I returned the bad one. This one works fine. Be sure to buy the 'cart' or you won't be able to move it.
5.0 Star Rating: Outstanding
I purchased the Sumo-J to cool a small apartment, with temperatures outside of 95-100 degrees. And I must say it has done a very good job. I do not tolerate temps above 80 degrees very well so this cooler has kept our apartment very pleasant.
5.0 Star Rating: Outstanding
We spend lots of time on our screened patio, but at temps of 100-110, we often were forced inside. When we heard friends talking about using an evaporative cooler to cool an area, we started looking for a quality product to use on our patio. After an extensive internet search, we purchased the Sumo-J. Factors that were important to our selection were: Airflow (delivers a high volume of air across the room so we do not need to sit right next to it); water reservoir (refills are less often); and ease of installation (only assembly is the base which snaps together). After we read some of the other comments about the cooler not cooling, we had some concerns but they were unfounded. If one understands the mechanics of evaporative cooling, any cooler will not be as effective if the surrounding air has a higher dew point. For example, during the monsoon season, the dew point is high (above @55%) so the cooling will be less effective. More water in the air = less evaporation and therefore, less cooling. We are extremely happy with the Sumo-J and it has provided us with many more hours of patio leisure time!
3.0 Star Rating: Average
I returned it and replaced it with a Symphony Hi Cool, and that works much better in my opinion.
3.0 Star Rating: Average
The product I bought worked great did everything and more. But it came in looking used and outside case was broke in a bunch of different places. I hope who ever buys it has better luck than I had. Again works great.
4.0 Star Rating: Good
Have had the Sumo-J for only a short while but like it. It produces a lot of air movement so is a bit on the loud side but we are already used to it. Live in a dry climate so use it as a humidifier in winter and humidifier/cooler in summer. In our bedroom, it has increased the relative humidity (winter) from around 25% to 60% which is much better than other evaporative coolers we have used. One thing to remember is that the wheeled trolley comes as a separate item and you really do need it to move it around.
5.0 Star Rating: Outstanding
The air cooler is great. Just what we needed for outdoor events in South Texas.
5.0 Star Rating: Outstanding
My central air died a year ago and I could not afford to have it replaced. Instead I got the Sumo-J and it did the job for the part of the house it was in, using very little electricity. Instead of replacing the refrigerated air and paying the high electricity costs, I am getting 2 more of these to cool the rest of the house. Only drawback is having to refill the water tank every 3-4 hours.
5.0 Star Rating: Outstanding
We purchased this unit to cool an outdoor patio at our restaurant in Houston. We like the style and the portability, and so far, it's performing very well. We are very pleased with the performance and would definitely recommend it to others.
5.0 Star Rating: Outstanding
I have 3 air coolers and all work great. I use them on my outdoor patio since it gets to over 110? F here in Casa Grande, AZ, and they're great for my mom who goes outside occasionally for a cigarette. These coolers are great just for those few minutes when she smokes. I would definitely recommend these to others, especially in an enclosed patio or porch. All of my friends say how it is a great idea to use them outside, even though they're made for indoor use. Ordering was easy and your company provided really fast shipping.
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The Symphony Sumo-J Portable Evaporative Air Cooler embodies flexibility and superior performance in one cooling machine. Cooling up to 300 square feet, it is best suited for home, offices, patios and lawns. The applications it is ideal for are kids' rooms, dining areas, small bedrooms and study rooms. Here are the amazing features this air cooler offers:

Powerful Cooling: The air throw is extra powerful for the optimal amount of cooling. It can reach a distance of up to 40 feet.

Energy Efficient and Quiet: Has a low power consumption of only 151 watts. The noise level is low so your environment is not disturbed.

Adjustable Settings: A powerful 3 speed motor is available on the Sumo-J. This makes adjusting the level of air flow for perfect cooling simple.

Easy Maintenance:The easy to open slide grills are easy to clean while the water level indicator lets you know when the tank needs to be refilled.

Air Cleaning: This swamp cooler not only cools, but cleans the air as well. There is a mosquito net with a dust filter to improve the quality of the air.

Please Note: Stand must be purchased separately.

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  1. Up To 30 days to return your purchase
  2. Money back guaranteed
  3. Free return shipping
  4. No restocking fees

  • Model: Sumo-J
  • UPC: 08901791100059
  • Product Type: Portable Evaporative Air Cooler
  • Product Dimensions: L: 23.00" x W: 22.00" x H: 26.00"
  • Product Weight: 26.00 lbs.
  • Product Color: White
  • Application: For cooling areas up to 300 square feet
  • Warranty: 1-year limited manufacturer's warranty
  • Voltage: 110 volts
  • Watts: 160 watts
  • Amps: 1.30 amps
  • Frequency: 60 Hz
  • Certifications: CE , UL
  • Coverage Area: 300 square feet
  • Air Flow: 1100 CFM
  • Water Tank Size: 11 gallons
  • Cooling Pad Type: Aspen
  • Adjustable Louvers: Yes
  • Automatic Louvers: Yes
  • Number of Fan Speeds: 3
  • Water Level Indicator: Yes
  • Built-In Humidistat: No
  • Ice Tank: Yes
  • Hose Connection: No
  • Timer: No
  • Remote Control: No
  • Air Throw: 40 feet
  • Air Filter: Yes
  • Built-In Air Purification System: No
  • Control Type: Dial
  • Digital Display: No
  • Casters: No
  • Covers 300 square feet and has an air throw distance of 40 ft.
  • Easy open side grills for cleaning.
  • Features a powerful three speed motor.
  • For prolonged cooling includes an ice chamber and a water level indicator.
  • Great for kids rooms, dining areas, small bedrooms and study rooms.
  • Uses only a small amount of power.

Need advice? More information?

Where do I find replacement pads for this cooler?
- Opal C. on 03-22-2014
The manufacturer direct would be able to assist you in locating replacement pads, below is the link to contact Symphony.
- CustomerServiceSTAFF on 03-28-2014

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