Frigidaire Gallery FGPC1244T1 Air Conditioner Review

Last Updated: September 27, 2021

When it comes to power, our tests have determined that the Frigidaire Gallery FGPC1244T1 is the best all-round portable air conditioner to go for. Check out our review post for full information.

by Tom Green
Frigidaire Gallery FGPC1244T1

When it comes to power, our tests have shown that, while portability may be an issue, the Frigidaire Gallery FGPC1244T1 is, all-round but especially in terms of performance and efficiency, the best portable air conditioner to go for. The Frigidaire Gallery FGPC1244T1 scored best in terms of power usage, the airflow it produced, and its flexibility in terms of the room sizes that it can efficiently and effectively deal with.

From compact bedrooms to open plan living areas this product will make a big impact in terms of providing a cool, refreshing feel. If performance at the highest level is what you are looking for then Frigidaire has the perfect portable air conditioner for you in this unit.


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Frigidaire Gallery FGPC1244T1 – A Strong All-Round Cooling Machine

The quality and efficiency of the Frigidaire Gallery FGPC1244T1 make it an immediately attractive purchase, but of course there are situations where it will be more suitable than others. For example, if your home has more than one level, you will definitely find lighter and much more portable models on the market. However, you won’t find a better overall performer than this.


Cooling Performance

The FGPC1244T1 has one particularly special stand-out feature. Its oscillating louvres can be found in only a handful of other units. These louvres swiftly spread cool airflow throughout a room, allowing for a fast, fresh cooling effect. The Frigidaire Gallery FGPC1244T1 ability to cool a room quickly is enhanced by its circulation technology.


Efficiency and Certifications

The Frigidaire Gallery FGPC1244T1 one of the best portable air conditioner units we reviewed, and exceptionally energy-efficient with a SEER score of 11, not only above average but also much higher than the lowest score we saw of 8.9. Our team estimates that the FGPC1244T1 will cost you just $94.76 per annum to operate, extremely cost efficient for a portable air conditioner.

The Frigidaire Gallery FGPC1244T1 is a safe product to have in your home, certified as RoHS- and UL-compliant. RoHS certification means that the Frigidaire Gallery FGPC1244T1 portable air conditioner does not contain any harmful materials such as lead, mercury etc. The UL certification testifies that the unit adheres to rigorous public safety standards. When choosing a product that’s safe for home use, these two certifications are crucial.



when spending money on a unit that is deemed to be one of the best portable air conditioner units, convenience must be to the fore. The Frigidaire Gallery FGPC1244T1 portable air conditioner is easy to use, and its noise emission is just 53 dBA, much quieter than many of the other appliances that we have reviewed.

Other special features on the Frigidaire Gallery FGPC1244T1 include a 24-hour programmable timer, caster wheels to aid movements, auto restart, and sleep mode. These latter two features are not common in the portable unit market so they give this appliance an edge. The auto-restart feature reactivates the unit back on if it loses power, and the sleep mode adjusts the temperature based on your sleeping patterns.



The Frigidaire Gallery FGPC1244T1 is by no means light. Weighing 78lbs, it’s possibly the heaviest of all the products we reviewed. Therefore, moving the unit around the home may be quite a challenge. While the caster wheels make this task easier, moving the unit between floors will not be easy.


Help & Support

The Frigidire Gallery FGPC1244T1 is covered by a one-year warranty, while its compressor enjoys warranty cover for a whopping five years. The Frigidaire website has full details for contact representatives by email and phone, in addition to an online manual for the product and a useful FAQs section for troubleshooting any issues that might arise.


Frigidaire Gallery FGPC1244T1 Review – Summary

The Frigidaire Gallery FGPC1244T1 portable air conditioner does exactly what is asked of it. It is a quality portable unit that cools efficiently and makes your home comfortable quickly. A drawback would be its heavy weight however, our Frigidaire Gallery FGPC1244T1 portable air conditioner reviews show a product that is an excellent choice as a cooling machine.

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