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Bryant Evolution Extreme Series Heat Pump 280Aheat pump

Top of the Line Heat Pump, Top-Rated Performance

There’s a reason the Bryant Evolution Extreme Heat Pump qualifies as an ENERGY STAR® Most Efficient 2014 model. This level of cooling and heating efficiency is almost unheard of in a split system heat pump of this kind. It combines intelligent system control with variable-speed operation to provide premium comfort and energy savings.


  • Enjoy cool, summer comfort with up to 20.5 / 16 EER efficiency
  • Take advantage of efficient electric heating well into the winter months with up to 13 HSPF efficiency
  • Optimal dehumidification capability with the Evolution Connex™ Control
  • True variable-speed operation with longer, lower speed cycles to give you more energy savings and optimal temperature management
  • Exceptionally quiet operation in low speeds down to 58 dB in cooling mode and as low as 62 dB in heating mode
  • Senses operating conditions and adjusts to enhance system reliability
  • Excellent performance with zoned systems
  • 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

The most advanced heat pump on the market. Highly energy efficient, fully communicating two-stage heat pump with inverter technology boasts up to 20.5 SEER and 16 EER and an astounding 13 HSPF, plus exceptionally quiet operation as low as 58 db.

Specification in Detail

Efficiency Management

  • Energy Efficiency: Up to 20.5 SEER/ 16 EER, Up to 13.0 HSPF
  • ENERGY STAR®: The model 280A meets the ENERGY STAR® Most Efficient 2014 guidelines in all sizes
  • Cooling and heating stages: True variable-speed capability for load matching performance and exceptional energy efficiency
  • Hybrid Heat® system capable: Allows gas furnace/heat pump system combinations for best winter heating efficiences

Comfort Management

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


  • Quiet levels: 58 dB during lowest capacity cooling operating condition
  • AeroQuiet™ System II design: 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
  • Diagnostics: Enhanced diagnostics with Evolution control


  • Compressor: Variable speed scroll with as wide as 40-100% capacity range in 1% increments
  • Control: Inverter driven compressor managed by Evolution Connex control
  • Refrigerant: Puron® refrigerant
  • Compatibility: Designed for best efficiencies when part of Evolution system with variable-speed blower on indoor furnace or fan coil
  • Protections: High pressure switch, suction pressure transducer, multiple temperature sensors and filter drier
  • Capacity: 2-5 tons


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


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  • “I really appreciate the prompt service, knowledgeable technicians and professionalism. They were very thorough. I have been with Bob's for years and they've never let me down.”

    - Kim S.
  • “Bob's did a great job! They did everything they promised in the time they said they would. We needed a new furnace and air conditioner. Very Happy!”

    - Julie C.
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  • “Great service and very professional servicemen. It's always a pleasure dealing with Bob's Heating & Air”

    - Douglas W.
  • “Excellent company!! Rachel Z really helped me and was not pushy, but really made sure I understood everything and we got the AC installed with the air scrubber!! Thank you, Bobs”

    - Kevin R.