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APC Smart-UPS X 1500VA Rack/Tower LCD 120V (Not for sale in CO, VT or WA)


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Protect servers, switches, networking devices, and point-of-sale equipment with the APC Smart-UPS X 1500VA. APC Smart-UPS provide backup battery power during power outages and continuously safeguard devices from fluctuating power conditions and surges. With premium protection and simplified management, the 1500VA UPS ensures consistent and reliable connectivity at the most critical moments. With 8 outlets and a compatibilityWith external battery packs, this server UPS provides uninterrupted and scalable battery power to connected electronics Connect to 5of the SMX48RMBP2U external battery packs to increase the amount of time the UPS can provide battery power to devices (battery packs sold separately) Use the intuitive LCD interface and PowerChute software to configure settings and monitor usage A SmartSlot in the back of the UPS offers the option to add a network management card to remotely manage the UPS over the network (network cards sold separately) The SMX1500RM2U converts from a tower or stand-alone UPS to a rack mount UPS, offering flexibility in various installations Package contains UPS, CD with software, documentation CD, installation guide, network management card, rack mounting brackets, rack mounting hardware, rack mounting support rails, Smart UPS signalling RS-232 cable & USB cable This 1500watt ups offers an grreen mode to ensure you are operating at the highest level of efficiency while it’s smart battery management maximizes performance Automatic Voltage Regulation (AVR) adjusts voltages ensuring reliable power while preserving battery life Predictive battery management provides an estimated date of when battery replacement is recommended Not for sale in Vermont


PresentationIntelligent and efficient network power protection from entry level to scalable runtime. Ideal UPS for servers, point-of-sale, routers, switches, hubs and other network devices.
Lead timeUsually Ships within 2 Weeks
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: 120-1200 W
Max. Capacity Used
The maximum percentage of UPS capacity used to support your specified load.
Main Input Voltage120 V
Main Output Voltage120 V
Kw Rating1200 W
Rated power in VA1440 VA
Input Connection TypeNEMA 5-15P
output connection type8 NEMA 5-15R
Number of rack unit2U
Cable length8 ft (2.44 m)
number of cables1
Battery TypeLead-Acid battery
provided equipmentCD with software
Documentation CD
Installation guide
Rack mounting hardware
Rack Mounting support rails
Removable support feet
Smart UPS signalling RS-232 cable
USB cable
Number of power module filled slots0
Number of power module free slots0
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Height3.50 in (8.9 cm)
Width17.01 in (43.2 cm)
Depth19.29 in (49 cm)
Net Weight54.72 lb(US) (24.82 kg)
Mounting LocationFront
mounting preferenceLower
Mounting ModeRack-mounted
Two post mountable0
USB compatibleYes
Maximum Input Current per Phase12 A
Maximum Short Circuit Withstand (Icw)1000 kA
Switching current capacity20 A
Efficiency at full load75...154 V adjustable
82...143 V
Input Frequency50/60 Hz +/- 3 Hz auto-sensing
Harmonic distortionLess than 5%
Maximum configurable power in VA1440 VA
Max Configurable Power (Watts)1200 W
TopologyLine Interactive
Waveform TypeSine wave
Output Frequency (sync to mains)50/60 Hz +/- 3 Hz sync to mains
Product CertificationscUL Listed
Equipment protection policyLifetime : $150000
Acoustic level40 dBA
Heat dissipation133 Btu/h
Operating altitude0...10000 ft
Ambient Air Temperature for Operation32…104 °F (0…40 °C)
Ambient Air Temperature for Storage5…113 °F (-15…45 °C)
Storage altitude0…50000 ft (0.00…15240.00 m)
Relative Humidity0…95 %
Storage Relative Humidity0…95 %
Batteries & Runtime
Run TimeView Runtime Graphaction_new_window
EfficiencyView Efficiency Graphaction_new_window
Extendable Run Time0
Included Battery Modules0
Battery Slots Empty0
Typical recharge time3 h
RBC Quantity1
Battery life3…5 year(s)
Replacement batteryAPCRBC115action_new_windowCURK115-01-03action_new_windowSMX48RMBP2USaction_new_window
Battery power in VAH311 VAh runtime
Battery Charge Power (Watts)103 W rated
battery optionSMX48RMBP2U 1 933 VAh
SMX48RMBP2U 2 1555 VAh
SMX48RMBP2U 3 2177 VAh
SMX48RMBP2U 4 2800 VAh
SMX48RMBP2U 5 3421 VAh
Communications & Management
alarmAlarm when on battery : distinctive low battery alarm : overload continuous tone alarm
control panelMulti-function LCD status and control console
Emergency Power Off (EPO)Yes
Free slots1
Surge Protection and Filtering
Surge energy rating645 J
FilteringFull time multi-pole noise filtering : 5% IEEE surge let-through : zero clamping response time : mee
Ordering and shipping details
Packing Units
Unit Type of Package 1PCE
Number of Units in Package 11
Package 1 Height9.69 in (24.6 cm)
Package 1 Width24.41 in (62 cm)
Package 1 Length23.19 in (58.9 cm)
Package 1 Weight66.14 lb(US) (30 kg)
Contractual warranty
Warranty3 years repair or replace (excluding battery) and 2 years for battery


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