Bryant Central Air Conditioner Prices | Buying Guide

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Since its beginning more than a century ago, Bryant has continued to earn customer praise and also their trust for providing quality heating and air conditioning equipment. Each Bryant system goes through a test run before it ever leaves the factory, and every system is installed by a certified Bryant dealer. When you purchase Bryant equipment you can count on quality products and excellent customer service after the purchase. Always a leading choice by consumers, Bryant central air conditioners are a good choice for your HVAC needs.

Bryant is considered one of the above-average quality brands of central HVAC equipment. Other brands in this class include Heil, Amana, Gibson, Rheem, Ruud and York. If you’re looking for a higher quality AC unit, check pricing for brands like: Carrier, Trane, American Standard and Lennox.

Unit Pricing

The Bryant models below were priced using the most common size AC and coil. Each is based on a 2.5 ton outdoor condenser, with a matching indoor evaporator coil. None of our pricing includes an air handler or furnace inside the home. These are AC and cooling only systems, and the SEER ratings you see are based on the unit being matched to the correct evaporator coil and air handler.

Bryant AC Units and Prices

Unit Model
Efficiency Rating
Unit Only Cost
Installed Cost
Bryant Preferred 538A13 SEER$1,385$2,500
Bryant Preferred 123A13 SEER$1,395$2,495
Bryant Legacy 113A13 SEER$1,200$2,300
Bryant Preferred 124ANS14 SEER$1,425$2,525
Bryant Legacy 105A14 SEER$1,395$2,490
Bryant Legacy 114C14  SEER$1,250$2,375
Bryant Legacy 114CNC14 SEER$1,250$2,375
Bryant Evolution 186B16 SEER$1,675$2,985
Bryant Preferred 126B16 SEER$1,550$2,750
Bryant Legacy 106A16 SEER$1,520$2,625
Bryant Legacy 116B16 SEER$1,540$2,645
Bryant Preferred 127A17 SEER$1,725$3,025
Bryant Evolution 187BNC17 SEER$1,800$3,250
Bryant Evolution 187B17 SEER$1,800$3,250
Bryant Evolution 189BNV19 SEER$2,190$3,695
Bryant Evolution 180B20 SEER$2,510$4,240

Prices by Unit Size

The table below represents the different size Bryant central air units available for the most common home installations. The cooling area is an estimate, based on the average size area it will cool. Since AC units are sized to the specific home, the only way to know which size you need in your home is to have a load calculation performed on your home by a Bryant Contractor, who will measure the heat loss of your home and size the unit to your needs.

Bryant AC Prices by Unit Size

Unit Size
Cooling Area
Unit Only Cost
Installed Cost
1.5 Tons600 – 1000 sqft$1,225$2,310
2 Tons1000 – 1300 sqft$1,410$2,505
2.5 Tons1300 – 1600 sqft$1,530$2,640
3 Tons1600 – 1900 sqft$1,675$2,800
3.5 Tons1900 – 2200 sqft$1,820$3,010
4 Tons2200 – 2600 sqft$1,995$3,220
5 Tons2600 – 3200 sqft$2,375$3,770

Owner Pricing

The table below contains Bryant central air unit prices by other Bryant owners. The information is updated regularly and submitted to us through our website, or by owners who have agreed to let us share their costs. If you own a Bryant , please consider sharing the costs for future visitors and customers.

City, State
Home Size
AC Size & Model
Cost Includes
Actual Cost
 Nashville, TN 2400 sqft4 ton Evolution 186B AC, Coil, Installation $3,150
 Abingdon, VA 1550 sqft2.5 ton Legacy 114C AC, Installation $2,450
 Plantation, FL 1900 sqft3.5 ton Preferred 126B AC, Coil, Gas Furnace $5,675

Tax Credits, Special Offers & Rebates

When purchasing your new central ac system, it always helps to look around for extra savings and bonus offers. In addition to specific units qualifying for geothermal tax credits, Bryant offers flexible financing and rebate offers on specific units. The links to each is listed below.

  • Bryant Financing Offer – Those with approved credit can apply for monthly payment plans as well as other flexible financing terms.
  • Bryant Bonus – Possible rebates ranging from $25 up to $1,450 when you purchase a complete Bryant heating and cooling system.
  • Geothermal Tax Credits – Select units are eligible for a tax credit equal to 30% of their installed cost.

List of Current Bryant AC Units

The list of units below are the current models available at Bryant in 2017. To learn more about each unit, read more at the Bryant Central Air Conditioners page of their website.

Evolution Series:

  • Evolution 189BNV
  • Evolution 180B
  • Evolution 187B
  • Evolution 187BNC
  • Evolution 186B

Preferred Series:

  • Preferred 127A
  • Preferred 126B
  • Preferred 124ANS
  • Preferred 123A
  • Preferred 538A

Legacy Line:

  • Legacy 106A
  • Legacy 116B
  • Legacy 105A
  • Legacy 114C
  • Legacy 114CNC
  • Legacy 113A

Corporate and Contact Information

Bryant Heating and Air Conditioning Customer Relations representatives can be reached at 1-800-428-4326 from 8:00a – 5:00p (EST) weekdays.

Bryant Heating and Air Conditioning
Farmington, CT 06034-4015

Fax: (626) 286-7538

Note: Bryant is a United Technologies Corporation, owned and manufactured by the same parent company as Carrier and Heil.

Bryant Dealers

Bryant is known for having some of the most knowledgeable dealers and contractors in the business. Each dealer must hold a NATE (North American Technician Excellence) Certification in order to sell Bryant Products. In addition, select dealers also hold a Bryant Indoor Air Quality Specialist Certification which means they have taken part in a specialized, indoor air quality training program.