The Carrier Infinity 25HNB9 is a 2-stage, 19 SEER heat pump that is Carrier’s second-best model. The high efficiency makes it an ideal choice for very warm climates; the fact that it is a hybrid heat model means it is also a good pick in very cold climates. Pair it with a gas furnace where winter temperatures regularly fall below freezing and you’ll have the best combination for reducing energy use and utility bills. This is a high-quality, long-term heating and cooling solution.
This Carrier Infinity 25HNB9 heat pump review gives you details you can use to evaluate this model and compare it to others as you research heat pumps. We include prices in our HVAC reviews to give you all the data you need. Browse our heat pump reviews form comparable models in the Bryant Evolution, Lennox Signature, Trane XL, Ruud Ultra and Rheem Prestige lines. You might also be interested to know that this model is on our Top Rated Heat Pumps 2013 list.
Top Features of the Carrier Infinity 25HNB9 Heat Pump
This is a full-featured heat pump that will help make your home more comfortable in every season. The two-stage compressor runs on low most of the time, producing longer, gentler heating and cooling cycles. Use a variable-speed air handler or furnace to get the very best climate control.
- 19 SEER cooling, 10 HSPF heating; Energy Star rated.
- 2-stage heating and cooling for better indoor comfort.
- Dual fuel capability (Hybrid Heat) so it can be installed with a gas furnace.
- Pressure switches control and protect the compressor for greater longevity.
- Silencer II System reduces operating noise.
- WeatherArmor Ultra cabinet protects the coil from yard and weather hazards.
- Supports Carrier Infinity and 2-stage thermostats.
- Puron (R-410A) refrigerant doesn’t deplete ozone.
Carrier Infinity 25HNB9 Heat Pump Price
This is an expensive heat pump. It’s best used in climates with extreme hot and/or cold where high efficiency is essential. It will help pay for itself every month by keeping utility bills lower than a less efficient model could. Here are current heat pump prices for this model.
2 ton Carrier Infinity 25HNB9 heat pump: $2,679
3 ton Carrier Infinity 25HNB9 heat pump: $3,099
4 ton Carrier Infinity 25HNB9 heat pump: $3,449
5 ton Carrier Infinity 25HNB9 heat pump: $3,779
Carrier Infinity 25HNB9 Heat Pump Warranty
Carrier offers the same warranty on all of its models, from best to least. It covers the compressor and warranty for 10 years, which is about average for top models like this one.
Maximizing your Investment in the Infinity 25HNB9 Heat Pump
The best way to get the most from your heat pump in the years ahead is to make sure it is installed correctly. Get several estimates for the work and choose a qualified contractor based on a track record of excellence as well as low price. When installed as it should be, it will run efficiently and perform with fewer mechanical issues in the years ahead. Have the Carrier Infinity 25HNB9 heat pump maintained every few years and you’ll get your money’s worth from this quality unit