Sine Wave Power

Sine Wave Power In the U.S., utility companies provide power to households and offices by distributing single phase alternating current (AC) power at a frequency of 60 Hz. Electrical power can be graphically depicted as a sine wave whereby the electrical signal alternates from +120 volts to -120 volts at a rate of 60 times Read More ›

Active Power Factor Correction Supplies for IT Equipment

Active Power Factor Correction Supplies for IT Equipment During the past thirty years, people have become more aware of the amount of energy used by IT equipment and devices. For many years, desktop computers and workstations inefficiently consumed power, partly due to the design of the power supplies which transformed AC power (from the wall Read More ›

Power Protection Without Noise

Power Protection without the Noise CyberPower UPS systems harness high-efficiency ventilation, GreenPower UPS™ technology, and innovative system components to ensure ultra-quiet operation. Noise Filtering improves picture and sound quality in audio/video systems, CyberPower uses advanced EMI/RFI noise filtering coils to decrease problems caused by electromagnetic fields and radio frequency interference. The filters smooth minor current Read More ›

Automatic Voltage Regulation

Automatic Voltage Regulation Automatic Voltage Regulation (AVR) in line interactive UPS systems stabilizes the incoming AC signal to maintain output power at a nominal 120 volts by controlling high and low voltages without resorting to battery power. This significantly increases battery life and lessens the likelihood of data loss, memory freezes, and system crashes. How Read More ›

Energy-Saving ECO Mode

Energy-Saving ECO Mode The Ecologic UPS Series offers energy-conserving ECO Mode functionality and surge protected ECO outlets. These outlets are specifically designed to provide energy and cost saving benefits. It’s easy to use the ECO Mode technology. Activate the ECO outlets by pressing the ECO Mode button on the front of the UPS. When ECO Read More ›

Why Do I Need A Surge Protector?

Why Do I Need A Surge Protector? Utility power supplied to electrical outlets is sometimes inconsistent. The short-duration voltage surges or spikes that occasionally happen can damage components in electronic devices such as computers and workstations. In addition to equipment damage, irretrievable data loss may occur. In the U.S., the nominal or standard voltage supplied Read More ›

UPS Systems and User-Replaceable Batteries

UPS Systems and User-Replaceable Batteries A replacement battery cartridge restores life to a CyberPower UPS system that has internal batteries which have become weak or completely depleted. These replacement batteries are certified to meet or exceed the specifications of the original equipment manufacturer (OEM). Replacement cartridges contain leak-proof, sealed lead-acid batteries preassembled for easy installation. Read More ›