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APC Symmetra 8kVA Scalable to 8kVA N+1 220-240V


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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: 560-5600 W
Max. Capacity Used
The maximum percentage of UPS capacity used to support your specified load.
Main Input Voltage230 V
Other Input Voltage220 V
240 V
Main Output Voltage230 V
Other Output Voltage220 V
240 V
Rated power in W5600 W
Rated power in VA8000 VA
output connection type8 IEC 60320 C13
Output connector typeHard wire 3-wire (H N + E) 1
Number of rack unit0U
Battery typeLead-acid battery
Provided equipmentCD with software
User manual
Number of power module3
Number preinstalled power module2
Number of power module free slots0
Number of power module filled slots0
Height78.7 cm
Width61 cm
Depth69 cm
Net weight167 kg
Mounting locationFront
Mounting preferenceNo preference
Mounting modeNot rack-mountable
USB compatibleNo
Network frequency45...65 Hz auto-sensing
Number of input connectors1 hard wire 3-wire (1P + N + E)
Input voltage limits155...276 V
Input Power Factor at Full Load0.98
Maximum configurable power in W5600 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
60 Hz unsynchronised
50 Hz unsynchronised
Crest factorUp to 5 : 1
UPS typeDouble conversion online
Wave typeSine wave
Bypass typeInternal bypass (automatic and manual)
Efficiency91 % (full load)
Maximum configurable power in VA8000 VA
Product certificationsC-Tick
StandardsEN 50091-2
Ambient air temperature for operation0…40 °C
Relative humidity0…95 %
Operating altitude0...10000 ft
Ambient air temperature for storage-15…45 °C
Storage Relative Humidity0…95 %
Storage altitude0.00…15240.00 m
Acoustic level62 dBA
Heat dissipation1720 Btu/h
Batteries & Runtime
Run TimeView Runtime Graphaction_new_window
Number of battery filled slots2
Number of battery free slots0
Battery recharge time2.5 h
Additional informationConfigurable for 220 : 230 or 240 nominal output voltage
Battery charger power688 W rated
Battery power in VAH1728 VAh runtime
Battery life3…5 year(s)
Replacement batterySYBATTaction_new_window
Battery optionSYXR2B4I 1 3456 VAh
SYXR4B4I 1 5184 VAh
SYXR8B12I 1 8640 VAh
SYXR12B12I 1 12096 VAh
SYXR8B12I 2 15552 VAh
SYXR12B12I 2 22464 VAh
SYXR12B12I 3 32832 VAh
SYXR12B12I 4 43200 VAh
Extended runtime1
Communications & Management
Free slots3
Preinstalled deviceNetwork management card
Control panelMultifunction LCD status and control console
AlarmAlarm when on battery : distinctive low battery alarm : configurable delays
Emergency power offYes
Packing Units
Unit Type of Package 1Db
Number of Units in Package 11
Contractual warranty
Warranty2 years repair or replace, optional on-site warranties available, optional extended warranties available



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