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Does What it Needs To

  • Aug 26, 2010
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I wanted a backup device for my computer and when this was offered free from Vine program, I jumped. It does what it needs to.

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review by . November 17, 2010
At the moment, this box is serving as an excellent multi-outlet power source and surge protector for my laptop, external monitor and a desk lamp, and soon I'll be adding a set of speakers. We haven't had any power failures since I received this, so I can't comment on other reviewers' notes that the battery life is too short to really allow effective shutdown. I can say the alarm works just fine, however: it went off every time I unplugged the unit to move it to a new outlet. It also shut down just …
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The CyberPower Standby CP550SLG UPS safeguards a home office PC and other electronics (monitors, scanners, speakers, CD/DVD/MP3 players and more) from surges, sags, brownouts and other power disruptions. The CP550SLG provides surge protected, battery backup and features 550VA/330 Watt capacity, GreenPower UPS technology, 8-NEMA 5-15P receptacles, (4 wide-spaced), Compact design, 1- USB port, phone/fax (RJ11) line protection, EMI/RFI filters, PowerPanel UPS management software ; GreenPower UPS - Advanced energy-saving circuitry that reduces UPS energy costs by 75%; USB Connectivity - HID compliant USB port enables full integration with built-in power management and auto shutdown features of Windows, Linux and Mac OS X; EMI/RFI Filters - Shielding against electromagnetic interference and radio frequency signals prevents line noise (humming) over telephone lines or audio systems; Transformer-Spaced Outlets – Widely-spaced outlets accommodate large transformer-based plugs; Mounting – mounting options: horizontal, vertical, cabinet, and wall ; LED Indicators/Audible Alarms - LED status lights indicate Power-On and wiring faults / Distinctive tones identify when the unit is running on battery power, is overloaded or when the battery is low
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