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Bryant Evolution V Series Heat Pump 288Brotary compressor

Taking Comfort and Quiet to a Whole New Level

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


  • Enjoy cool, summer comfort with up to 18 SEER/ 12.5 EER efficiency
  • Take advantage of efficient electric heating well into the winter months with up to 11 HSPF efficiency
  • Optimal dehumidification capability with the Evolution Connex™ Control
  • 5 stages of variable-speed operation with longer, lower stage cycles to give you more energy savings and better temperature management
  • Exceptionally quiet operation in low speeds down to 55 decibels
  • Soft start and smooth ramp up to operating speeds
  • Senses operating conditions and adjusts to enhance system reliability
  • Excellent performance with zoned systems
  • Bryant’s smallest ducted, variable-speed heat pump can 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
  • Small, powerful, highly energy efficient two-stage heat pump with inverter technology boasts up to 18 SEER, 12.5 EER and 11 HSPF, plus exceptionally quiet operation as low as 55 db.

Specification in Detail

Efficiency Management

  • Energy Efficiency:Up to 18 SEER/ 12.5 EER – Up to 11 HSPF
  • ENERGY STAR®:Meets ENERGY STAR® guidelines for high efficiency in select sizes
  • Cooling and heating stages:5-stages for variable-speed operation for load matching performance
  • Hybrid Heat® system capable:Allows gas furnace/heat pump system combinations for best winter heating efficiences

Comfort Management

  • Cooling/Heating: Excellent 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: 55 dB during lowest capacity cooling 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
  • Diagnostics: Enhanced diagnostics with Evolution control


  • Compressor: 5-stage rotary with as wide as 25-100% capacity range
  • Control: Inverter driven compressor 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 option to step up to full Evolution system at later time
  • Protections: High pressure switch, suction pressure transducer, multiple temperature sensors and filter drier
  • Capacity: 2-4 tons


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


Rave Reviews from Happy Customers

  • “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.
  • “Had a heat pump installed recently by Bob's? Devices to go with them as the furnace and tankless water heater were previously installed by them too. The sales folks (shout out to Rick) worked closely ...”

    - Aditya V.
  • “They took care of our equipment and were very friendly.”

    - Tom P.
  • “You were recommended to me by my realtor when I asked for a referral. They were right in every way. I was pleased with the service as your technicians were professional and competent and responded ...”

    - K.H.
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