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APC Smart-UPS SC 1500VA, 230V, rackmount/tower, 2U, 4x IEC 60320 C13 & 2x IEC Jumpers outlets


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PresentationThe Smart-UPS SC is an entry level UPS for low power network and point-of-sale (POS) equipment. Please refer to application note #147 when using with servers that have active power factor corrected (PFC) and/or redundant power supplies.
Lead timeUsually in Stock
Run time for load
Enter the total load (power draw) of all devices that will be protected by the UPS. This will be used to estimate the run time of your devices during a total power outage. Adding run time increases availability by allowing the system to operate through longer outages without shutting down.
Min-max: 87-865 W
Max. Capacity Used
The maximum percentage of UPS capacity used to support your specified load.
Main Input Voltage230 V
Main Output Voltage230 V
Rated power in W865 W
Rated power in VA1500 VA
Input Connection TypeIEC 60320 C14
output connection type4 IEC 60320 C13
2 IEC Jumpers
Number of rack unit2U
Cable length1.83 m
Battery typeLead-acid battery
Provided equipmentCD with software
Documentation CD
Rack mounting brackets
Smart UPS signalling RS-232 cable
User manual
USB cable
Height8.9 cm
Width43.2 cm
Depth46.3 cm
Net weight21.36 kg
Mounting locationFront
Mounting preferenceNo preference
Mounting modeRack-mounted with kit
Two post mountable0
USB compatibleYes
Network frequency50/60 Hz +/- 3 Hz auto-sensing
Input voltage limits175...297 V adjustable
186...284 V
Maximum configurable power in W865 W
Harmonic distortionLess than 5 % at full load
Output frequency47...53 Hz for 50 Hz nominal sync to mains
57...63 Hz for 60 Hz nominal sync to mains
UPS typeLine interactive
Wave typeStepped approximation to a sinewave
Product certificationsC-Tick
Ambient air temperature for operation0…40 °C
Relative humidity0…95 %
Operating altitude0...10000 ft
Ambient air temperature for storage-5…45 °C
Storage Relative Humidity0…95 %
Storage altitude0.00…15240.00 m
Acoustic level45 dBA
Heat dissipation180 Btu/h
Batteries & Runtime
Run TimeView Runtime Graphaction_new_window
Number of battery filled slots0
Number of battery free slots0
Battery recharge time8 h
Number of battery replacement quantity1
Replacement batteryRBC59action_new_window
Communications & Management
Free slots0
Control panelLED status display with on line : on battery : replace battery and overload indicators
AlarmAlarm when on battery : distinctive low battery alarm : overload continuous tone alarm
Surge Protection and Filtering
Surge energy rate445 J
Noise suppressionFull time multi-pole noise filtering : 5% IEEE surge let-through : zero clamping response time : meets UL 1449
Packing Units
Unit Type of Package 1Db
Number of Units in Package 11
Contractual warranty
Warranty2 years repair or replace



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