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Challenge AIR Cooler

Challenge AIR Cooler
alaAverage 3.1

50 reviews

Jan, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 50 reviews of Challenge AIR Cooler. The average rating for this product is 3.1/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Air Conditioning for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the performance and price. Many are less positive about the noise and size, while there are some mixed reviews about the design.

usability, price, performance

size, noise

On average, users rate this product 62/100.

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Consumer review by: xbrightx (

It's certainly been a challenge


bought an air cooler from Challenge approximately three years ago and paid in the region of £39 for it. It looked rather large and bulky at the time and did not fit into our small apartment. We had the option of paying slightly more if we wanted the ...

Not many

Large, bulky, disappointing performance

Sep, 2012

Consumer review by: Anonymous (



We purchased this item for the conservatory, it does the job adequately without the expense of purchasing an expensive air conditioner.Easy to use, we make sure there is plenty of chilled water and ice blocks when the wether is warm because the colder...

Jun, 2012

Consumer review by: Deano (



Don't waste money, just buy a normal fan instead, just as good.

Jun, 2012

Consumer review by: MAC (

Don't bother


I read the reviews before making my purchase and decided to give it a go despite some negative comments. I wish I hadn't bothered. It is just an enormous over-priced fan. There is a bucket of water that you fill up and place ice blocks into at the back...

Jun, 2012

Consumer review by: Chris (

Cool Looking Unit


This is a very pleasant looking unit and will look cool in any room. It's very simple to assemble and can be working within 30 mins of unpacking. it takes about 5 mins to start blowing cool as it has to bring up the water from tank. The air that comes...

Jun, 2012

Consumer review by: coolboy (

A handy item


This item was fine for our purpose. Easy to assemble and use. Unfortunately no instructions were supplied and was not available on line. But our local store had some in stock and they kindly gave instructions from there.

Jun, 2012

Consumer review by: Lozzer10 (

Fan only poor cooler


It looks fine and very portable but unless you are sitting right on top of it you do not feel any cool air At all. I would've been quite happy to return it to Argos but my son said "it was better than nothing". As a hay fever sufferer it did ionise his...

Jun, 2012

Consumer review by: Chris (

Works for what I want


This product is like a big fan with a few tricks.

Jun, 2012

Consumer review by: chorley (

not as good as i hoped


powerful fan but not sure how effective the ice cold water was

Jun, 2012

Consumer review by: Sebastian (

It does the job


This air cooler is better than a fan but it is not an air conditioner. Some other reviewers were dissapointed with this product because it wouldn't cool the room. However, the Challenge Air Cooler is not intended to cool down a room since a couple of...

Jun, 2012