2x the battery life, reduced maintenance costs and quicker installation. Smart-UPS Lithium-ion provides Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) savings up to 50%.* Ideal for your edge computing needs!

Why APC Smart-UPS Lithium-ion?


2x UPS battery life

Lithium-ion UPS batteries are proven to offer double the effective lifecycle of lead-acid VRLA batteries. 8 to 10 years vs. 3 to 5 years.

Simpler, faster installation

Lithium-ion batteries are up to one-third lighter than VRLA, making installation simple.

Longer life in higher temperatures

Lithium-ion UPS batteries perform at ambient temperatures up to 104°F.

Remote UPS monitoring

Using a Network Management Card, APC SmartConnect** or EcoStruxure™ IT,** get anytime, anywhere visibility from any smart device.

Up to 50% TCO Savings

Increased UPS battery life reduces battery replacements and maintenance costs to save you up to 50% on TCO.

Perfect for tight spaces

Perfect for tight spaces At just 12 in depth our short-depth UPS fits conveniently into wall-mount racks and small closets.

Why Lithium-ion UPS?

With Smart-UPS Lithium-ion, performance comes first. We work with leading battery cell manufacturers and battery pack integrators that provide Certified Lithium-ion batteries: IEC62133, UL1973, UN38.3

Our Smart-UPS solution features:

  • Battery Management System that monitors the cell level to manage voltage for a higher level of performance
  • Overvoltage and overtemperature protection for individual cells
  • Overload, short circuit protection and thermal runaway at pack level
  • Lithium-ion UPS advantage

    What is the right alternative to VRLA in your UPS? Smart-UPS with Lithium-ion batteries:

    • Reduce costs with 2x the battery life
    • Built-in Battery Management System
    • Operate at higher temperatures without degradation
    • Easy maintenance
    • Five-year factory warranty on the UPS and battery

What are the benefits?

Lithium-ion batteries deliver higher-quality performance in a long-lasting package:

  • Improved life expectancy of 3000 cycles (8 to 10 years) versus about 200 (3 to 5 years) for VRLA with improved resistance to discharge
  • Lithium-ion batteries are >96% efficient in both charge and discharge
  • Lithium-ion batteries are a more environmentally friendly technology

Find out more in our free white paper.


Find out why Smart-UPS with Lithium-ion is right for you.
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