Bryant 189BNV Air Conditioner.

Taking Comfort and Quiet to a Whole New Level

Small but powerful, this unique air conditioner uses inverter technology and a rotary compressor to deliver variable-speed comfort control. That translates to highly efficient, low-stage cooling that can operate down to 25% capacity for ultra-quiet operation. What’s more, it can provide exceptional dehumidification and comfort.

  • Cooling Efficiency: up to 19 SEER2
  • Compressor Type: Variable-Speed
  • Sound Rating (Decibels): as low as 56


  • Enjoy cool, summer comfort with up to 19 SEER2 & up to 13 EER2 efficiency
  • Optimal dehumidification capability with the Evolution Connex™ control
  • 5 stages of variable-speed operation with longer, lower stage cooling cycles to give you more energy savings and even temperature comfort
  • Exceptionally quiet operation in low speeds down to 56 decibels
  • Soft start and smooth ramp up to operating speeds
  • Excellent performance with zoned systems
  • Bryant’s smallest ducted, variable-speed air conditioner will fit discreetly into your landscape
  • Uses non-ozone depleting Puron® refrigerant
  • Sheet metal construction with baked-on, complete outer paint coverage for lasting durability against the elements
  • Attractive, louvered cabinet protects the coil against physical damage
  • 10-year parts limited warranty upon registration


Efficiency Management

  • Energy Efficiency Up to 19 SEER2 & up to 13 EER2
  • ENERGY STAR® Meets ENERGY STAR® guidelines for high efficiency in select sizes
  • Cooling stages 5-stages for variable-speed operation

Comfort Management

  • Cooling Best levels of Bryant cooling control to minimize temperature fluctuation
  • Dehumidification Optimal humidity management through low stage operation when managed by Evolution Connex control 


  • Quiet levels 56 dB during low stage operating condition AeroQuiet System II™ design Pressure equalizer valve, compressor sound blanket; quiet mount split post compressor grommets, forward-swept fan blade
  • Startup Soft start and smooth ramp up


  • Notifications Maintenance reminders and service notices through the advanced system diagnostics of the Evolution Connex control  


  • Compressor 5-stage rotary with 25-100% capacity range
  • Control Inverter driven compressor and fan motor managed by Evolution Connex control
  • Refrigerant Puron® refrigerant
  • Compatibility Designed for best efficiencies when part of Evolution system but compatible with 2-stage thermostats and suitable indoor products for 2-stage operation and step up to full Evolution system at later time
  • Protections High and low pressure switches; filter drier
  • Capacity 1 to 5 tons


  • Design Attractive DuraGuard™ Plus system
  • Construction Durable, sheet metal construction
  • Paint Baked-on, complete outer coverage, powder paint