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APC Back-UPS 1500VA, Retail


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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: 87-865 W
Max. Capacity Used
The maximum percentage of UPS capacity used to support your specified load.
Main Input Voltage120 V
Rated power in W865 W
Rated power in VA1500 VA
output connection type6 NEMA 5-15R
2 NEMA 5-15R surge
Number of rack unit2U
Cable length6 ft (1.83 m)
Number of cables1
Battery typeLead-acid battery
Provided equipmentCD with software
free trial of anti-virus, firewall, email privacy, system recovery and online backup software
user manual
USB cable
cord management straps
Number of power module free slots0
Number of power module filled slots0
Height14.61 in (37.1 cm)
Width3.39 in (8.6 cm)
Depth13.11 in (33.3 cm)
Net weight25.04 lb(US) (11.36 kg)
Mounting locationFront
Mounting preferenceNo preference
Mounting modeNot rack-mountable
Two post mountable0
USB compatibleNo
Network frequency47...63 Hz
Input voltage limits78...152 V adjustable
88...148 V
Maximum configurable power in W865 W
UPS typeLine interactive
Maximum output current12 A
Maximum configurable power in VA1500 VA
Product certificationscUL listed
UL listed
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 storage23…113 °F (-5…45 °C)
Storage Relative Humidity0…95 %
Storage altitude0…50000 ft (0.00…15240.00 m)
Acoustic level45 dBA
heat dissipation180 Btu/h
Batteries & Runtime
Run TimeView Runtime Graphaction_new_window
Number of battery filled slots1
Number of battery free slots0
Battery recharge time6 h
Number of battery replacement quantity1
Battery charger power31 W rated
Battery power in VAH186 VAh runtime
Battery life4…6 year(s)
Replacement batteryRBC33action_new_window
Extended runtime0
Communications & Management
Control panelLED status display with on line : on battery : replace battery and overload indicators
AlarmAlarm when on battery : distinctive low battery alarm : configurable delays
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/DSL protection (two wire single line)
Let through voltage rating300 V
Packing Units
Unit Type of Package 1PCE
Number of Units in Package 11
Package 1 Height17.91 in (45.5 cm)
Package 1 Width7.99 in (20.3 cm)
Package 1 Length16.42 in (41.7 cm)
Package 1 Weight26.00 lb(US) (11.795 kg)
Contractual warranty
Warranty2 years repair or replace



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