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APC Back-UPS Pro 500VA, 120V, USB, UPS


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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: 32-315 W
Max. Capacity Used
The maximum percentage of UPS capacity used to support your specified load.
Main Input Voltage120 V
Rated power in W315 W
Rated power in VA500 VA
output connection type4 NEMA 5-15R
3 NEMA 5-15R surge
Number of rack unit0U
Cable length6 ft (1.83 m)
Number of cables1
Battery typeLead-acid battery
Provided equipmentCD with software
user manual
USB cable
cord management straps
Number of power module free slots0
Number of power module filled slots0
Height9.41 in (23.9 cm)
Width5.00 in (12.7 cm)
Depth7.91 in (20.1 cm)
Net weight15.83 lb(US) (7.18 kg)
Mounting locationFront
Mounting preferenceNo preference
Mounting modeNot rack-mountable
Two post mountable0
USB compatibleNo
Network frequency50/60 Hz +/- 3 Hz auto-sensing
Input voltage limits93...130 V
Maximum configurable power in W315 W
UPS typeLine interactive
Maximum output current15 A
Maximum configurable power in VA500 VA
Product certificationsCSA
Equipment protection policyLifetime : $150000
Ambient air temperature for operation32…104 °F (0…40 °C)
Relative humidity0…95 %
Operating altitude0...10000 ft
Ambient air temperature for storage5…113 °F (-15…45 °C)
Storage Relative Humidity0…95 %
Storage altitude0…50000 ft (0.00…15240.00 m)
Acoustic level45 dBA
Batteries & Runtime
Run TimeView Runtime Graphaction_new_window
Number of battery filled slots0
Number of battery free slots0
Battery recharge time7 h
Number of battery replacement quantity1
Battery charger power12 W rated
Battery power in VAH85 VAh runtime
Battery life3…5 year(s)
Replacement batteryRBC2action_new_window
Extended runtime0
Communications & Management
Free slots0
Control panelLED status display with on line : on battery : replace battery and overload indicators
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 rate420 J
Noise suppressionFull time multi-pole noise filtering : 5% IEEE surge let-through : zero clamping response time : meets UL 1449
Data line protectionRJ11 modem/fax protection (two wire single line)
RJ11 modem/fax/DSL protection (four wire dual line)
Packing Units
Unit Type of Package 1Db
Number of Units in Package 11
Package 1 Height11.42 in (29 cm)
Package 1 Width8.39 in (21.3 cm)
Package 1 Length12.91 in (32.8 cm)
Package 1 Weight18.30 lb(US) (8.303 kg)
Contractual warranty
Warranty2 years repair or replace



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