Are you still living in those times where a sudden power outage interrupts your workflow, and potentially is damaging your electronic devices? Well, if you are, then it’s probably too high a time to shift to the UPS mode. A UPS (Uninterruptible Power System) is a godsent innovation that has not only made working uninterruptedly a cake walk, but also has saved a lot of expensive electronics from early expiry.
Let’s take a look at the best, and most trustworthy UPS Battery Backups.
- 10. Tripp Lite 1000VA Smart UPS
- 9. CyberPower CP1500AVRLCD Intelligent UPS
- 8. Tripp Lite SMART1500LCDT
- 7. CyberPower CP1500PFCLCD PFC Sinewave UPS
- 6. APC Back-UPS Pro BR1500G
- 5. APC Smart-UPS RT SURTD5000XLT 3500W/5000VA 208V 3U UPS System
- 4. APC Smart-UPS RT 2100W/3000VA 208V 6U UPS System with 208V to 120V Step-Down Transformer
- 3. CyberPower PR3000LCDRTXL2UN Smart App Sinewave UPS 3000VA 3000W Rack/Tower with Network Card
- 2. APC Smart-Ups Srt 5000Va 208V [Electronics]
- 1. Liebert GXT4 500VA 450W 120V Online Rack/Tower Smart UPS (GXT4-500RT120)
This is a 1000VA smart UPS, and gives you upto 10 minutes to halve your load, so that you can safely shutdown your computer, and other electronic devices that are running simultaneously. With 8 outlets on the UPS, half of which provide only surge protection and the other half provide battery backup with surge protection, this UPS is priced around $100. Not really cheap though, but does the tasks efficiently.
This one’s surely going to save your electricity bills, as well as help in environment protection, for it
reduces the energy consumption by up to 75%. Imagine, you are not just getting a cover against your valuable data, expensive electronics, uninterrupted work, but also saving quite a few bucks on the daily energy consumption that these electronic devices consume in general. Quite a multitasker, this one is, no?
Apart from all this, the CyberPower CP1500AVR LCD Intelligent UPS has a sleek case design and comes with a 3 year warranty.
With Tripp Lite, you can continue working on your laptop or computer for up to 90 minutes, so that you
can safely shut down and save yourself from incurring any data losses or system corruption. This smart UPS battery backup has 10 optimized outlets, out of which 5 have both battery backup and noise/surge protection, and the other 5 have only noise/surge protection. Not only does it provide a cover for all your electronic devices, phone, analog modem, ethernet, And cable lines, but it is also contributing in environment protection efforts, for it complies with the RoHS (Restriction of Hazardous Substances) directive, and therefore shrinks your carbon footprint.
This is pure sine wave UPS system which is designed to support conventional power supplies, and active PFC power supplies. The super illuminated LCD gives you an estimate of the remaining runtime in minutes, load level, battery status and other such vital information. The best part is that its GreenPower UPS advanced circuitry, reduces the UPS energy consumption by 75%. It also has two 5 vdc USB 2.0
charging ports for all your portable devices. Make sure that you charge the battery for upto 8 hours before putting them to use.
The brainchild of German electronic giant Schneider, this UPS backup not only provides instant power to
your electronic devices during a sudden outage but also has facilitates surge and lightning protection for the attached devices. This buddy comes packed with some beneficial features such as an AVR (Automatic Voltage Regulation), an LCD display, and the most talked about PowerChute personal edition software that ensures safe system shutdown, a UPS management option, and energy monitoring that not only saves cost, but also protects your valuable data from being corrupted. It has an 865 watt/1,500 VA output power capacity. By the way, all this costs just $172. Cheap and efficient, isn’t it?
This bad boy ensures high density, double conversion power protection with a scalable runtime. With this UPS, you can ensure an intelligent battery management which further maximizes the life and performance of battery, and also has an automatic battery test feature that will warn you in advance if your batteries need to be changed or not. It also provides a temporary battery power in the event of the utility power failure. The APC Smart UPS RT SURTD5000XLT is an adept power backing system which also provides remote power management of the power system over the network.
This UPS has an output power capacity of 2100W/300VA and is configurable for 208 or 240 nominal output voltage efficiency at a full load of 92%. Although it is priced somewhere at a higher range around $1900, the amount of efficiency this beast can show at the time of need is worth every penny spent on it. Weighing 120 pounds, you can never go
wrong with this UPS in this range.
3. CyberPower PR3000LCDRTXL2UN Smart App Sinewave UPS 3000VA 3000W Rack/Tower with Network Card
This is a proper heavy duty UPS backup support, for it provides battery, power, and surge protection for department servers, corporate servers, network devices, storage appliances and telecom installations that generally require Active PFC power source compatibility. This one’s a must install in areas of frequent power fluctuations. This tower convertible UPS with line interactive topology also has a RMCARD205, a remote management card that manages and configures the UPS remotely via standard web
browser or NMS (network management system), that comes installed.
This is the best double conversion, online power protection that one can provide to servers, medical labs, voice/data networks, and is literally developed to support against the harshest power conditions. The Smart UPS can be configured with relevant battery packs to cater to the needs of runtime that requires not minutes, but hours. The integrated Network Management Card ensures smooth remote management.
This, you can easily call as the lifeline of any IT infrastructure. With the on-line double conversion capability, the Liebert GXT 4 ensures that all your investments are protected against power related damages, and gives protection against all power disturbances caused by sags, surges, brownouts, etc. Apart from the technical specifications, even the physical attributes of the Liebert are designed in such a manner so as to save space while providing the maximum benefits. It comes in a rack and mini-tower configurations, and if you are setting up a network based business, then count this buddy in!
Hope this list eases out your buying criteria for zeroing in on the best UPS battery backups in 2018, for these are the wonder buys, and are worth every penny spent. No less than a good investment.