I live near the coast, do I have to consider humidity and salinity affecting the type of AC I purchase?

I live near the coast, do I have to consider humidity and salinity affecting the type of AC I purchase?

If you live near the sea, corrosion of the heat exchanger on outdoor units can reduce efficiency considerably, so this should be looked for at least annually.
You may consider buying a RCAC that has a de-humidifier. 

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