There are plenty of smart air conditioners on the market these days. You don’t to necessarily get rid of your old air conditioner if you need those smart features. Take Nature Remo for instance. It turns your window-mounted or through-the-wall air conditioner into a smart air conditioner. You will be able to turn your air cooler from your smartphone.
Remo lets you control your room’s temperature from anywhere. Want to pre-cool your place before arriving? No problem. The device also integrates with Amazon Echo. It works with various AC brands. You can find out more on Kickstarter.