LG LW8016ER Review & Buyers Guide

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Quick Summary

When it is simply too hot to deal with anything, an effective air conditioner is exactly what you need. As featured on Product Expert, the LG LW8016ER is a powerful, effective and fast-working piece of kit which will add joy to your home during the sticky, summer months when it is hard to sleep, and the whole family is reluctant to do anything. Use this window air fan conditioner to decrease the temperature in any room in your home and increase your pleasure in life once more.

This window air conditioner is able to blow air in two different directions and also has different levels so that you can make the temperature and speed perfect and individualized to you, your family and your home. There are three different cooling levels to choose from, and the speed at which the fan rotates can also be altered. The LG LW8016ER is an intelligent machine as it can be set on a timer so that you can return home to a sanctuary of cool, refreshing, calm, even on the most unbearably hot day.

Never get out or have to wait for temperatures to decrease in any room of your house with this air con unit. It comes with a remote control for your ease of use, and this also ensures that you can alter the temperatures, fan speed, and turn it on and off, safely even if it has been located in a difficult to reach area of your home.

 Key Features

  • What are the dimensions of this air conditioning unit? 19.5 x 12.5 x 19.5 inches
  • How much does this air con system weigh? 58 pounds
  • Does this air con unit have a timer? Yes
  • Is there a remote control? Yes
  • What type of air deflector method does this run on? A 4-way
  • Control type: Thermistor Thermostat
  • Does it have an eco-function? Yes, it has energy saving ability
  • How many fan speeds are available? 3 fan speeds
  • What type of fan does this air conditioner have? A turbo indoor fan
  • Does it have a vent? Yes
  • What color would this air con unit be? White only
  • What voltage does this unit run on? 115 V
  • How many Watts are required? 660 W
  • What is the Amp rating of this air conditioner? 6.2 Amps
  • BTU performance: 8,000
  • EER: 12.1
  • How loud is this air con unit? 54 decibels indoors and 60 decibels outdoors
  • CEER: 12.0
  • Is this unit rated? Yes, as an energy star
  • What is the estimated area that this air con unit can cool effectively? 340 square feet


  • You can use the timer to set the LG LW8016ER to be at the perfect temperature and set the fan to rotate at the right speed for when you return home. This way you do not need to wait in an uncomfortable environment before your home begins to cool down.
  • Using the remote control enables these air con units to be not only very effective in children’s bedrooms but also very helpful to their parents. If it is required that the unit settings are to be altered or turned off, but the parent does not want to enter the room in case of waking the child, the remote can be used to do this with absolutely no disturbance at all to the child.
  • This is a very lightweight air conditioning unit so it won’t require walls to be reinforced before it is fitted. No need to make huge renovations to your home just for the sake of an air con unit.
  • The LG LW8016ER is an eco-friendly and energy star rated unit.


This air con unit is only available in white. This can put some buyers off as it will stand out in their home more than they would like.

Alternative product: LG 8000 BTU.

Who Is It Suitable For?

  • Homes
  • Workplaces
  • Office blocks
  • Garages
  • Schools
  • Hospitals
  • Any building placed in direct sunlight which gets hugely hot
  • Parents with small children requiring them to get cooler at night to sleep
  • People who work antisocial hours
  • People who are generally ill or who have breathing difficulties in the heat
  • Essentially, anyone with rooms up to 340 square feet in size

Why We Like It

We like the LG LW8016ER because it is so easy to use, control and set. It can work for you in the best way possible. There is no waiting around for your home to reach a more comfortable temperature, you can make sure that you always return home to the most perfect, cool house. Oh, and the best part is, it won’t cost you a fortune to achieve this result either!