Time is money.

This mantra truly hits home when our businesses are hit when a mains supply drops. We know that so many of our customers have thankfully invested in Uninterruptible Power Supplies, providing emergency back-up power, which negates any outages. Of course, UPSs come into their own if you encounter any hardware crashes. We all understand just how disastrous any setback such as these can be causing loss of data as our PC or server die on us however a UPS that kicks straight away can literally mean that there is no loss of capital and time is well spent!     

For those of you reading this not currently investing in any form of uninterruptible power supplies, this may be a good time to let us introduce you to some of the market leaders currently stocked at Comms Express. 

Lets countdown our Top 8 Best Uninterruptible Power Supplies

8. Vertiv Liebert PSI Rack/Tower UPS

1500VA 1350W 230V

 

Emerson Liebert offers up a great alternative and reliable power protection for small data centres. Check out some of its amazing features for an incredibly competitive price.

Features:

  • Eight battery-backed outlets
  • Configurable input voltage window
  • Rotatable Display Panel
  • Automatic Frequency Sensing
  • Rack Rail Kit
  • Multiple Communications Options: Contact Closure, USB and SNMP
  • Data line surge protection
  • Advance early warning of UPS system status
  • Up to five minutes of battery backup time at full load when utility fails
  • Full sequenced battery testing
  • Surge protection
  • Remote emergency power off
  • Hot-swappable batteries
  • 0.9 Output Power Factor
  • Wider input voltage window
  • Reduced installation time and costs
  • Warranty Protection

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7. Tripp Lite SMX1500LCD UPS

Not to be forgotten are Tripp Lite who with the innovation and expertise is a great option to ensure your company’s success as it protects against blackouts, brownouts, power surges and line noise.

Features:

  • Protects Mission-Critical Equipment
  • Provides fully regulated AC output for home/office workstations, point-of-sale applications, VoIP systems and small business networks
  • Audible alarm signals loss of utility power, low battery or overload
  • 8 C13 outlets
  • C14 inlet accepts user-supplied AC power cord with country-specific plug
  • 890-joule surge suppression rating
  • Reliable Battery Backup
  • Supports half load up to 12 min. and full load up to 4.5 min.
  • Powers entry-level PC up to 60 min. and a DVR/VCR component up to 3 hr.
  • Internal batteries designed for hot-swap field replacement
  • 96% line-power efficiency rating saves money in energy costs
  • Cold-start capability enables turn-on in battery mode during blackouts
  • Automatic Voltage Regulation (AVR)
  • Maintains 230V nominal output over input range of 144V–282V without using battery power
  • EMI/RFI Line Noise Filtering
  • Removes electromagnetic and radio frequency interference that can disrupt or damage equipment’s performance
  • Interactive LCD Screen
  • Front-panel LCD signals voltage, battery and overload statuses
  • Rotates for easy viewing in rack-mount or tower configurations
  • USB and DB9 ports combine with free downloadable POWERALERT12 software to monitor operating conditions, monitor AC power, and enable safe unattended system shutdown and file saves in case of a prolonged power failure
  • Telephone/Ethernet/Satellite Protection Against Surges
  • RJ45 jacks protect phone/DSL/fax/modem/Ethernet network
  • 2.2 GHz coaxial jacks protect CATV, satellite or broadcast antenna connections

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6. APC SMT3000RMI2U Smart-UPS 3000VA

 

Bringing even more power to your office arsenal are two more APC Smart –UPS products. You can rest easy with the Smart-UPS 1500VA and the Smart-UPS 3000VA protecting your critical data and equipment from power problems.

Features:

  • Alphanumeric LCD (Liquid Crystal Display) Intuitive interface provides detailed and accurate information with the ability to configure locally.
  • Communication Ports: Serial, USB, and SmartSlot™ for accessory cards.
  • 8 IEC320 C13 and 1 IEC320 C19 Outlets
  • Emergency Power Off (EPO): Provides for remote UPS shut-off in the event of a fire or other emergency
  • Network-grade Power: Provides most stable power conditions by filtering noise, automatic voltage regulation (AVR), and surge protection.
  • High-Efficiency Green Mode: Saves utility costs and reduces heat promoting longer component life.
  • Advanced Battery Management: Temperature-compensated charging extends life and advanced algorithms recommend replacement date

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5. APC SMT1500RMI2U Smart-UPS 1500VA

Features:

  • Alphanumeric LCD (Liquid Crystal Display) Intuitive interface provides detailed and accurate information with the ability to configure locally.
  • Communication Ports: Serial, USB, and SmartSlot™ for accessory cards.
  • 8 IEC320 C13 and 1 IEC320 C19 Outlets
  • Emergency Power Off (EPO): Provides for remote UPS shut-off in the event of a fire or other emergency
  • Network-grade Power: Provides most stable power conditions by filtering noise, automatic voltage regulation (AVR), and surge protection.
  • High-Efficiency Green Mode: Saves utility costs and reduces heat promoting longer component life.
  • Advanced Battery Management: Temperature-compensated charging extends life and advanced algorithms recommend replacement date

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4. Eaton 9130i3000R-XL2U UPS

 

Eaton of course also offers a wonderful solution, presenting an affordable solution to battery backup and surge protection for servers, switches and networking devices.

Features:

  • Cuts energy usage and costs with up to 95% efficiency in online double conversion mode and 98% in high-efficiency mode
  • Provides more real power (watts) to protect more equipment and leave room for expanding IT systems with a 0.9 power factor
  • Simplifies UPS monitoring and management with a bright LCD user interface and free intuitive power management software
  • Increases battery service life and system uptime with ABM battery-charging technology and hot-swappable batteries
  • Maximizes runtimes with optional extended battery modules

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3. APC BE550G-UK Back-UPS 550VA

 

Allowing you to carry on working during short power losses the Back-UPS 550VA is also a great green addition to your office.

Features:

  • LED Indicator and Audible Alarms
  • Power Saving Sockets
  • 8 battery backup and surge protected sockets
  • Battery backup and surge protection
  • 4 surge protection only
  • Data Line Surge Protection
  • Push Button Circuit Breaker
  • USB Connection and PowerChute Software

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2. APC BE400-UK Back-UPS 400VA

 

 

APC as ever innovating have completely redesigned the Back-UPS 400VA thus it now uses less power during normal operation, and is the perfect answer for short and medium length power outages.

Features:

  • Battery-protected and surge-only outlets
  • Resettable circuit breaker
  • User-replaceable batteries
  • Audible alarms
  • Automatic self-test
  • Battery failure notification
  • Safety-agency approved

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1. APC BE700G-UK Back-UPS 700VA

 

 

This nifty piece of kit will look after you during a medium length power outage. Another great bonus is that the Back-UPS 700VA is also looking after your carbon footprint with it being on the money with its green credentials. Be sure and look at the great warranties on offer and also take advantage of the exceptionally low price!

Features:

  • LED Indicator and Audible Alarms
  • Power Saving Sockets
  • 8 battery backup and surge protected sockets
  • Battery backup and surge protection
  • 4 surge protection only
  • Data Line Surge Protection
  • Push Button Circuit Breaker
  • USB Connection and PowerChute Software

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UPS are a valuable backup for your business, especially for mission-critical networks. If you have any questions on anything or more information on the different types of UPS please do not hesitate to contact us and a member of our experienced team can talk you through the best options for you and your company.