Bryant® Preferred™ Series Gas Heat/Electric Cool Systems

Bryant® Preferred™ Series Gas Heat/Electric Cool Systems
Models: 677E, 577E, 677C, 577CBryant® Preferred gas/electric packaged products include our best packaged efficiency HYBRID HEAT® dual fuel systems for electric heat pump warmth and cooling combined with gas furnace heating. Or, select total climate control that pairs an air conditioner with a gas furnace for energy-saving performance and year-round, whole-home comfort.

Key Features

  • Enjoy cool, summer comfort up to 16 SEER & up to 12 EER efficiency
  • Transition to winter with heat pump heating efficiency of up to 8.5 HSPF (677E & 677C only)
  • Experience gas heating efficiency up to 80.1% AFUE
  • Enjoy the optimized comfort of multi-speed air delivery
  • Two-stage operation allows longer, more consistent heating and cooling cycles on low stage for savings and comfort (677E & 577E only)
  • Enhanced comfort during cooling operation through reduced humidity with appropriate control
  • Galvanized steel cabinet with “coil on top” design for lasting durability against the elements
  • Louvered grille protects the coil against physical damage
  • Solid cabinet base panels help prevent infiltration of dirt, debris and moisture
  • 20-year limited warranty on heat exchanger or Lifetime limited warranty on heat exchanger
  • 10-year parts limited warranty upon registration
  • Copper coil 5-year parts limited warranty

Product Specs

Efficiency Management
Gas Efficiency Up to 80.4% AFUE
Electrical Efficiency Up to 16 SEER cooling (577E) Up to 15.5 SEER cooling (677E) Up to 14 SEER cooling (677C & 577C) Up to 12 EER cooling (All) Up to 8.5 HSPF electric heating (677E) 8.0 HSPF electric heating (677C)
ENERGY STAR® Meets ENERGY STAR® guidelines for high efficiency in all models/sizes.
Heating stages Two-stage operation for efficiency and comfort (677E & 577E) Single-stage operation (677C & 577C)
Cooling stages Two-stage operation for efficiency and comfort (677E & 577E) Single-stage operation (677C & 577C)
Hybrid Heat® system Gas furnace/heat pump system provides options for achieving the best heating efficiency for current conditions (677E & 677C)
Quiet levels During most common cooling operating condition: 71 dB (677E); 72 dB (577E); 73 dB (677C & 577C);
Filter change reminders With compatible control
Blower Motor High-efficiency multi-speed
Heat Exchanger Corrosion-resistant aluminized steel construction with optional upgrade to Stainless Steel
Gas Valve Two-stage (677E & 577E) Single-stage (677C & 577C)
Igniter PerfectLight™ hot surface igniter (pilot-free)
Compressor Two-stage scroll (677E & 577E) Single-stage scroll (677C & 577C)
Refrigerant Puron® refrigerant Management: Thermostatic Expansion Valve (677E & 677C)
Optional Protection DuraCoat™ tin-plated coil protection for additional corrosion resistance
Fuel Natural gas (convertible to liquid propane – LP) and electricity
Capacity Cooling – 2-5 tons Heating – 40K-130K BTUH
Design Coil on top, solid panels below
Construction Galvanized steel with high-tech composite (rust-free) base
Paint Baked-on urethane base coat and polyester top coat
Bryant reserves the right to discontinue or change any specification or design without prior notice or obligation.