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    The Smart-UPS™ you trust now offers 2x the battery life, saving you up to 58% on TCO. That’s Certainty in a Connected World.

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Save up to 58%

2x the battery life, reduced maintenance costs and quicker installation. Smart-UPS On-Line Lithium-ion provides Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) savings up to 58%.* Ideal for your edge computing needs!
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Why APC Smart-UPS On-Line 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 40°C.

  • Remote UPS monitoring

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

  • Up to 58% TCO savings

    Increased UPS battery life reduces battery replacements and maintenance costs to save you up to 58% on TCO.

  • Extended run time options

    Use up to 10 external Lithium-ion UPS battery packs for increased runtime.

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 (Sec 5.7 & 5.8), 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

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Lithium-ion UPS batteries versus VRLA

What are the benefits?

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

  • Improved life expectancy of 1500 cycles (8 to 10 years) versus about 200 (3-5 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.

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*Based on previous data, 2019. This is not a guarantee of future performance or performance in your particular circumstances. 
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