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TrippLite ECO550UPS

TrippLite ECO550UPS
alaScore 79

14 reviews

Jul, 2014

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 14 reviews from magazines and websites. Reviewers really like the usability and value for money.

value for money, usability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Desktops the TrippLite ECO550UPS is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 79/100 = Good quality.

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Amazon.com review summary for TrippLite ECO550UPS

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 5 user reviews of TrippLite ECO550UPS from Amazon.com. 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 Amazon.com.

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

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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...

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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

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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...

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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

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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 -...

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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

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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 www.tripplite.com. 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.

Battery

Run Time (Up To):3.5min

Dimensions & Weight

Depth:10.9in
Height:3.1in
Weight:6.6lbs
Width:5.7in

Dimensions & Weight (Shipping)

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

General

Product Type:UPS
Subcategory (AG):UPS

Header

Compatibility:PC
Manufacturer:Tripp Lite
Model:ECO550UPS
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Tripp Lite ECO Series / Tripp Lite ECO Series

Networking

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
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