Discontinued Product, please contact 0800 RINNAI for more information

Discontinued Product, please contact 0800 RINNAI for more information

Rinnai Evolve 1250

This premium landscape fire offers everything from the latest design to high efficiency ratings and heat output.

Rinnai Evolve 1250
Discontinued  March 2018 and replaced with the Evolve 1252 with simple remote

Designed to transform any home the Evolve 1250 can be personalised to fit your heating and style needs, keeping you both warm and stylish this winter.

Remote control
Remote control
Electronic ignition
Electronic ignition
Overheat Safety Device
Overheat Safety Device
Air Filter
Air Filter
Child Lock
Child Lock
Dual Timers
Dual Timers
Flueing Options
Flueing Options
Preheat Function
Preheat Function
Thermostat Controlled
Thermostat Controlled
Up to 5.7
Made in NZ

Suitable for
Living rooms and open plan areas. The versatile power flue system makes for easy installation in almost any living space, including bedrooms.

Heating areas (up to)
- Upper North Island 130 m²
- Central and lower North Island 114 m²
- South Island 84 m²

Gas type
Available for Natural Gas or LPG, specify gas type at time of purchase. 

General clearances around the Evolve when operating
The appliance must not be installed where curtains or other combustible material (coffee tables, couches etc.) could come into contact with it. In some cases curtains may need restraining. 


10-34 MJ/h


2.4-8.4 kW*



Energy Star Rating

Up to 5.7
Data plate Located inside the appliance, upper right hand side.
Convection fan 3-speed fan. Heat is distributed from the top of the appliance.
Gas connection ½ " BSP, the gas supply terminates inside the heater—lower left hand side of the appliance.
Ignition Continuous spark electronic ignition
Noise level 37-45 dB(A)
Power flue Inner 50 mm, outer 70-80 mm. Appliance must be installed with a Rinnai flue system.
Power consumption and electrical supply High 90 W, standby < 8 W.
This heater has a 1.5 m power cord with a 3-pin plug supplied. The power cord passes through a slot in the back right hand corner of the appliance.
Safety devices Flame failure sensing system, pressure relief, overheat safety switch, air temperature sensor, thermal fuse, overcurrent fuse, and spark detector.
Temperature control Thermostatic, temperature control range 16-26 °C.
Weight 100 kg
Compliance Supplier declaration of compliance:
Declaration number - 1690620157
Market release July 2015
Discontinued March 2018, superseded by the Evolve 1252 with simple remote

* Maximum kW output—running on NG using a short flue direct configuration
**5.7 energy star rating—running on LPG using an extended flue and two bends



Evolve 1250/1252 mesh guard (R2788)

Evolve 1250 mesh guard (R2788)
This accessory kit, ideally ordered at the time of purchasing the unit, is designed to protect against touching the hot surface of the glass.

Evolve 1250/1252 reflector panel kit (R2787)

Evolve 1250 reflector panel kit (R2787)
This accessory kit, ideally ordered at the time of purchasing the unit, ehances the flame picture of the fire.

Customise your fire

Choose from the options below:

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