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TrippLite ECO550UPS

TrippLite ECO550UPS
alaScore 77

11 reviews

Jul, 2015

alaTest has collected and analyzed 11 reviews of TrippLite ECO550UPS. The average rating for this product is 3.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Desktops for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Desktops the TrippLite ECO550UPS is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 77/100 = Good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 11 reviews)

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 5 user reviews of TrippLite ECO550UPS from The average user rating for this product is 3.6/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Desktops on

80% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

Jul, 2015

Consumer review by: Matt (

Terrible Product


Eco concept is a nice idea

I have had this unit for almost 2 months, in that time it has shut completely off multiple times and caused me to loose valuable files at the office. I contacted the manufacturer and after multiple emails and tedious explanations they preceded to tell...

May, 2012

Consumer review by: Bone (

Tripp Lite Energy Saving Green UPS 550VA Standby (8) Outlets USB 120V


Easy to hook up everything. The Eco mode for soke outlets is nifty. The only negative is that the User manual could be better. Otherwise, a great product.

compatibility, design, easy to setup, performs well, size, value for money


Sep, 2009

Consumer review by: ÿ½ bjmsam� (

gets the job done with handy power saving features


Pros: Switches between line and battery mode effectively. Supported by Linux Power Manager (2.22.1 under Suse 11 running Gnome). ECO outlet feature is a nice touch. Cons: A laser printer cannot be plugged in to even the outlets offering surge...

Sep, 2009

Consumer review by: A customer (

Tripp-Lite are crooks


Don't buy this, since the manufacturer will not stand behind their product and will lead you to believe they will stand behind their warrantee - they will NOT.These products do not perform as advertised - your connected equipment will get destroyed -...

Mar, 2011

Consumer review by: Bone (

An eco friendly Back-UPS


Easy to hook up everything. The Eco mode for soke outlets is nifty. The only negative is that the User manual could be better. Otherwise, a great product.

compatibility, design, easy to setup, performs well, size, value for money


Sep, 2009

Consumer review by: CFO Goochland Free Clinic (

poor quality


We have several of these in our office, and after less than six months' use, the back-up outlets in five of them quit. The surge outlets still work, but the back-up ones don't, which makes them completely useless for PCs.

Easy To Setup,Quiet Operation

Short Life

Product Specifications

Tripp Lite's ECO550UPS standby GREEN UPS offers complete protection from blackouts, brownouts and transient surges. Supports GREEN energy savings via built-in "ECO" outlets that automatically power off unused computer accessories like printers or multi-media speakers when the computer is not in use. Full load efficiency rating of 99% also offers energy-savings and cooler operation by limiting UPS power consumption to only 3 watts! Eco-friendly design meets strict RoHS environmental standards. Provides uninterrupted transition to battery-derived AC output during brownouts and power failures with enough runtime to save and shutdown connected equipment without data loss. Offers complete protection in an ultra-compact desktop or wall-mountable housing. Includes 4 battery supported outlets for computer, monitor and two vital system peripheral, plus 4 additional surge suppression-only outlets for accessories not requiring battery support. Three of the surge-only outlets are designated "ECO" outlets that can be configured to automatically power-off when the computer enters standby mode or is shutdown. USB port enables UPS configuration options and unattended system shutdown without data loss in the case of extended power failure. PowerAlert software is available via free download from USB cable included. Built-in single line RJ11 phone suppression protects modem, fax machine, cordless phone or other accessories with a dialup/DSL phone connection. Built-in audible alarm and front panel LEDs offer continuous status information regarding line and battery power operation. 550VA / 300 watt power handling ability supports entry-level PC systems for up to 17 minutes during power fail conditions.


Run Time (Up To):3.5min

Dimensions & Weight


Dimensions & Weight (Shipping)

Shipping Depth:8in
Shipping Height:4.1in
Shipping Weight:7.1lbs
Shipping Width:13in


Product Type:UPS
Subcategory (AG):UPS


Manufacturer:Tripp Lite
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Tripp Lite ECO Series / Tripp Lite ECO Series


Remote Management Interface:USB

Power Device

Form Factor (AG):External
Load Rating:Individual PC
Output Connector Qty:8
Power Capacity (VA):550VA
Power Provided:300Watt
Surge Suppression:Standard
UPS Technology:Off-line
Voltage Required:AC 120V

Service & Support

Type:3 years warranty