Water Heaters are always vertical. Horizontal heaters are vertical water heaters installed in a horizontal fashion to fit into the available space.
Nevertheless, a water heater placed vertically is said to be more energy efficient. Also, there is less friction and turbulence between cold and hot water in vertical water heaters.
Following are 5 best vertical water heaters from well known brands, available in India at an affordable price.
Best Vertical Water Heaters in India:
#1.Bajaj New Shakti 15-Litre Vertical Water Heater:
The New Shakti by Bajaj with a 15 Litre capacity is long lasting thanks to the sturdy Incoloy heating element inside.
It is made safe against dry heating, overheating, and pressure.
It weighs around 11 kilograms. In all aspects, this water heater is highly recommended as a strong and affordable device.
It has multiple safety systems for protection against dry heating, over heating and over pressure.
It also comes with fire retardant cable with 3 pin plug.Another big advantage is the customer care support of Bajaj company,which is easily available even in small towns in India.
#2.AO-Smith HSE-SDS-15 15-Litre 2000-Watt Vertical Water Heater:
The AO Smith HSE-SDS-15 is an attractive blue water heater priced moderately.
Special features in this water heater model include a special glass-coated heating element, a strong inner tank lined with blue diamond and an anode heating rod that protects the heater from corrosion.
It provides maximum protection against hard water and corrosion.
It comes with 4 star energy rating and is one of the most energy efficient water heaters you can buy in India.
It comes with safety valve ,which is designed to automatically relieve and discharge water, in case the pressure overshoots the preset limits.
#3.AO Smith HSE-SDS-25 25-Litre 2000-Watt Vertical Water Heater:
This white coloured water heater is made of superior quality to fight off harsh Indian water and atmospheric conditions.
AO Smith has the most modern and advanced water heater factory in India where these superior water heaters are manufactured.
It also has most of the features that has been mentioned for 2nd product in this list with only difference being large capacity of 25 litres and white colour.
#4.Bajaj New Shakti 25-Litre 2000-Watt Vertical Water Heater:
This model weighs around 14 kilograms.
It has almost the same features as that of 15-Litre Shakti water. The difference being only in the tank capacity.
It comes with 4 star energy rating and outer tank material is metal.
Temperature adjustment option is available and is user friendly.Temperature indicator is also available.
It takes about 20 to 25 minutes to heat the water fully and the water stays hot up to 12 hours which is very good.
#5.AO Smith HSE-SBS-006 6-Litre 3000-Watt Vertical Water Heater:
The HSE-SBS-006 has a 6-Litre tank capacity . Unique features of this water heater include auto operation, low energy consumption, and corrosion resistance.
It weighs 8 kilograms and comes with a remote controller that displays energy consumed by the device and the temperature.
The material provides maximum protection against hard water and corrosion.
Temperature can be set between 25ºC to 75ºC and this can be changed or adjusted easily with remote control.