Neo Freestander with simple remote

RRP $4,953 *The plinth model is $5182. Price includes the engine, outer kit, and frame—ordered separately. Indicative pricing only, price will vary according to the framing option selected

Neo Freestander with simple remote

Combining good looks with the latest advances in technology. A modern take on the freestanding fireplace with two models to choose from, the Neo Console (pictured) or the Neo Plinth (shown in the design gallery below).

With Neo's advanced design, you'll require less energy to heat your room, which means lower running costs.

Framing options
A choice of framing options are available. Use our 'Customise your fire' feature below to see the different options available.

Temperature control
Back to basics simple infra-red remote makes operation easy and stress free, or upgrade to Wi-Fi capability with our Wi-Fi module retrofit kit, part number R7000 (RRP $220 plus installation). This will need to be fitted by a licensed gasfitter. 

Made in NZ

Suitable for
Living rooms and open plan areas. Heating area 65-112 m², depending on gas type and where you live in NZ.

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

General clearances around the Neo when operating
The appliance must not be installed where curtains or other combustible materials (coffee tables, couches etc.) could come into contact with the fire. In some cases curtains may need restraining. The 400 mm side clearance includes side walls. The image below shows the Neo Freestanding Console model, the clearances for the Neo Freestanding Plinth are the same.

Neo Freestander clearance to combustibles image


14-30 MJ/h*


2.98-6.94 kW*



Data plate Inside the appliance on the front left hand side
Flue The Neo must be installed with a Rinnai flue system. Flue dimensions; inner 100 mm, outer 150 mm.
Gas connection ½ " BSPT (flexi), the gas supply terminates inside the heater at the lower front right hand side of the appliance.
Ignition Continuous spark electronic ignition
Noise level 37-45 dB(A)
Power consumption High 50 W, standby less than 3 W
Safety devices Overheat switch, electrical fuse, and flame failure sensing system
Temperature control Operated using a basic infra-red remote, or for more features such as timers and thermostatic control, by installing a Wi-Fi module (purchased separately) and using the Rinnai Wi-Fi fireplace controller app.
  • engine 60 kg
  • freestanding kit 20-21 kg
Market release March 2018
Compliance ES: Supplier Declaration of Compliance
• Declaration number 18792201810
* Will vary according to gas type and flue configuration

Neo Freestanding Console dimensions diagram

Neo Freestander Plinth dimensions diagram

Flame profile
Click on the YouTube link, this shows the flame profile of a Neo gas fire, on the high setting, when running on Natural Gas—will vary depending on flue length and gas type. If the flame profile is an important part of the purchase decision, it's always best to view a working model.

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