Rinnai Brivis Buffalo 5 Star

Priced From

$6,120.00 inc GST


Please note: For off shore island or international purchases you will need to create a 'Quote List' or simply contact any store and our friendly team will assist you.

If you are one of the thousands of New Zealanders who have enjoyed the performance and reliability of a Brivis Ducted Gas Heater, chances are you are familiar with the Classic Buffalo.

Available in two different star ratings and kW capacities the Brivis Buffalo's external weatherproof units offer greater efficiency and has been reliably keeping Kiwis warm for over 35 years.

The Brivis Buffalo 5 Star heater has been designed with efficiency and reliability in mind. The perfect solution for replacing your existing Buffalo, the Buffalo 5 has the same gas pipe connection, flue position, base dimensions, electrical connection and base box almost identical to its predecessor, but with an all new 5-star energy rating. Your investment in the Buffalo 5 is sure to provide you many years of trouble-free, high-efficiency comfort, as well as reduced gas consumption.

An indicative total installed cost (including; furnace, controller, ducting, outlet, return grille and installation) for a small house (80-180m2 with 6-10 outlets) is $7000 - $10,000 and for a large house (180-280m2 with 11-15 outlets) is $11,000 - $14,000.


  • Excellent value for money
  • Easy changeover
  • Reliable and built to last
  • Superior airflow
  • Five year parts and labour warranty

Specifications - Buffalo 5 Star Series

Brivis Ducted Gas Heater Star Rating Capacity (kW) Airflow (L/s) @ 100Pa ESP Dimensions (L x W x H)
BX520EN 300mm base box 5.1 20.0 540 850 x 420 x 775
350mm base box 600
BX526EN 350mm base box 5.0 30.0 970 1030 x 580 x895
400mm base box 1040


  • Controller
    • Brivis Touch
    • Programmable Controller
    • Manual Controller
  • Base Box and Flashing is included in this price to suit a new Buffalo install. All components are also available separately. Please contact your local store for full details and pricing.
  • 3 Star Buffalo version is also available.
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