APC Power-Saving Back-UPS 550

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Item #: WW-297717297
Brand APC
4.5 739 Reviews Write a Review
APC Power-Saving Back-UPS 550
Ex VAT £79.99 Ex VAT Each
 
Product Highlights
  • Complex Power: 550 VA
  • Run time: 3.2 min
  • Number Of Output Connectors: 8
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Description
  • The APC Power-Saving Back-UPS 550 is designed to supply backup power during power outages, unsafe voltage fluctuations, spikes and surges.
  • Ensure adequate power supply and enhanced surge protection for wireless networks, computers and other electronic equipment with the APC Power-Saving Back-UPS 550. Easy connectivity via USB port allows you to access additional power protection and management straight from your PC. This power-saving UPS is cold-start capable to provide you with temporary battery power in case the utility power is unavailable. Its hot-swappable batteries provide uninterrupted power supply even when the batteries are being replaced. It also offers disconnected battery notification to indicate when it requires a change of battery. Its wiring fault indicator informs about potential wiring problems in the wall circuit.
  • | Power-saving UPS to supply backup power during power outages
  • | Lasts for 9 minutes under 200 W load
  • | USB connectivity enables access through PC
  • | Cold-start capable if utility power is unavailable
  • | Hot-swappable batteries to provide power even when the batteries are being replaced
  • | LED status display
  • | Disconnected battery notification
  • | Wiring fault indicator for safety
Features
Complex Power : 550 VA UPS Technology : Off-line Colour : Black Shipping Weight : 6.9 kg
Shipping Width : 27.9 cm Shipping Height : 12.7 cm Shipping Depth : 40 cm Type : Power-Saving Back-UPS 550
Subcategory (General) : UPS Model : APC Number Of Output Connectors : 8 Number Of Outlets : 8
Run time : 3.2 min Surge Suppression : Yes Power Capacity : 550 VA Power Provided : 330 W
Cord Length : 1.8 m Weight : 6 kg Depth : 31.1 cm Height : 8.9 cm
Width : 22.4 cm Brands : APC
Reviews

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Apc Power-Saving Back-UPS 550
 
4.5

(based on 739 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (442)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (242)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (34)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (9)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (12)

97%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Great protection (487)
  • Well built / quality (466)
  • Good cord length (430)
  • Warranty (363)
  • Compact (351)

Cons

  • Bulky size (39)
  • Cord is too short (31)
  • Poor protection (6)
  • No cons (3)

Best Uses

  • Computers (567)
  • High-end equipment (185)
  • Tv's (165)
  • Audio equipment (149)
  • Having around the house (11)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Tech savvy (322), Professional (143), Technically challenged (137), Quality oriented (16), Budget shopper (9)
    • Primary use:
    • Personal (478), Business (168)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (317)

Reviewed by 739 customers

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3.0

battery expensive

By sonny

from bridgeport Connecticut 06604

About Me Tech Savvy

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Compact Size
  • Durable Construction
  • Well Labeled

Cons

  • No btry replacement
  • Replacemnt not available

Best Uses

  • Computers

Comments about Apc Power-Saving Back-UPS 550:

works good Don't like to buy a new one when battery goes bad. replacement battery should easily available at a reasonable price

  • Primary use:
  • Business
  • Was this a gift?:
  • No
 
5.0

I would recommend this product

By Kristy

from Lebanon, TN

About Me Tech Savvy

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Compact Size
  • Durable Construction
  • Good Cord Length
  • Good Warranty
  • Great Protection
  • Green Friendly
  • Well Labeled

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Audio Equipment
    • Computers
    • High-End Equipment
    • TV's

    Comments about Apc Power-Saving Back-UPS 550:

    Thank you for a great product at an affordable price.

    • Primary use:
    • Business
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No
     
    3.0

    apc great at spike protection

    By HSbob

    from Hobe Sound Florida

    About Me Tech Savvy

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Durable Construction
    • Good Cord Length

    Cons

    • Repl battery cost high

    Best Uses

    • Cable box-TV accesories
    • Computers

    Comments about Apc Power-Saving Back-UPS 550:

    battery life cycle short, replacement battery 80% of new unit

    • Primary use:
    • Personal
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No
     
    5.0

    Good protection

    By reader

    from Kansas

    About Me Technically Challenged

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Durable Construction
    • Good Cord Length
    • Great Protection
    • Well Labeled

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Computers

      Comments about Apc Power-Saving Back-UPS 550:

      We have squirrels that periodically get on the pole transformer that provides our electricity so the back up is a great help. We had another one of the the same make, but it died after about 4 years.

      • Primary use:
      • Personal
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No
       
      4.0

      Not bad for power protection

      By dbmcgnns

      from NJ

      About Me Tech Savvy

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Good Cord Length
      • Great Protection
      • Well Labeled
      • Works great when pwr goes

      Cons

      • Outlets to close together

      Best Uses

      • Answering machines
      • Computers
      • Printers

      Comments about Apc Power-Saving Back-UPS 550:

      We use these both personal and Business. Only complaint is that the newer model puts the outlets to close together for plugging in power packs. Older model same thing was fine. Works great for protection

      • Primary use:
      • Business
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No
       
      5.0

      Excellent Power Backup

      By Roadking

      from Marietta, Ga

      About Me Tech Savvy

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Compact Size
      • Durable Construction
      • Green Friendly
      • Well Labeled

      Cons

      • None

      Best Uses

      • Computers

      Comments about Apc Power-Saving Back-UPS 550:

      Power hasn't gone out yet, but I trust this UPS to keep my internet/vonage phone up and running.

      • Primary use:
      • Personal
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No
       
      4.0

      Secure power

      By Dick

      from Port Orchard, WA

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Compact Size
      • Durable Construction
      • Good Cord Length
      • Great Protection

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Computers

        Comments about Apc Power-Saving Back-UPS 550:

        all my computer gear is protected and power secured

        • Primary use:
        • Personal
        • Was this a gift?:
        • No
         
        5.0

        perfect

        By jodo

        from maine

        About Me Professional

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Durable Construction
        • Good Warranty
        • Great Protection

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Computers

          Comments about Apc Power-Saving Back-UPS 550:

          works as it's supposed to

          • Primary use:
          • Business
          • Was this a gift?:
          • No
           
          5.0

          [...]

          By oldman99

          from Louisville,ky

          About Me Technically Challenged

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Durable Construction
          • Well Labeled

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Computers

            Comments about Apc Power-Saving Back-UPS 550:

            backup and surge protection

            • Primary use:
            • Personal
            • Was this a gift?:
            • No
             
            5.0

            Quality Product

            By grogking

            from Rhinebeck NY

            About Me Tech Savvy

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Durable Construction
            • Good Cord Length
            • Good Warranty
            • Great Protection

            Cons

            • Bulky Size

            Best Uses

            • Audio Equipment
            • Computers
            • High-End Equipment
            • TV's

            Comments about Apc Power-Saving Back-UPS 550:

            Does its job. Bulky, but then all UPC's are.

            • Primary use:
            • Business
            • Was this a gift?:
            • No

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