CyberPower PFC Sinewave Mini-Tower UPS System Named a 2020 CRN® Product of the Year Finalist

March 3, 2021 by CyberPower

CyberPower CP1500PFCLCD model recognized for top offering in power management technology category

SHAKOPEE, Minn. – Cyber Power Systems (USA), Inc. a leader in power protection and power management products, announced today that CRN,® a brand of The Channel Company, has recognized its CP1500PFCLCD PFC Sinewave Mini-Tower UPS (Uninterruptible Power Supply) system as a finalist in the 2020 Product of the Year Awards in the power management technology category. The product line provides sine wave battery backup and surge protection for high-end equipment such as desktop PCs and gaming systems which require active PFC (power factor correction) source compatibility.

For the fifth year of this respected list, products were chosen by surveying IT solution providers who have real-life experience with the products and technologies, and the expertise of the CRN editorial team. Products and services featured on the CRN Product of the Year list exemplify the IT channel’s top offerings based on technological innovation, financial opportunity and customer demand.

The top five finalists were chosen by CRN editors in each of 24 different product categories. Products are then rated by solution providers using criteria such as technology, revenue and profit generation, and customer demand. This year’s survey received more than 5,000 responses.

Last year, CyberPower announced a redesign of its PFC Sinewave Mini-Tower UPS product line to include a tilting multi-function color LCD control panel and a USB-C charging port for devices, among other features.

“We are thrilled to be recognized again by CRN and our valued IT channel partners as a CRN Product of the Year finalist. We appreciate that our IT channel partners recognize the benefits of keeping their customers productive and protected from power surges and outages with the redesigned CyberPower model CP1500PFCLCD,” said Tracey McMeekin, senior product manager at CyberPower.

“The companies being recognized in CRN’s 2020 Products of the Year Awards set the bar high with innovative solutions that address the constantly evolving demands of the IT market,” said Blaine Raddon, CEO of The Channel Company. “This list offers shining examples of industry excellence for channel partners and we commend those who made it this year.”

The 2020 CRN Products of the Year are featured in the December 2020 issue of CRN Magazine and published online at

About Cyber Power Systems (USA), Inc.

CyberPower designs and manufactures uninterruptible power supply systems, power distribution units, surge protectors, remote management hardware, power management software, mobile chargers, and connectivity products. The company serves customers in enterprise, corporate, government, education, healthcare, and small office/home office environments. CyberPower products are available through authorized distributors and sold by value-added resellers, system integrators, managed service providers, select retailers, and online resellers. For more information, visit:

About The Channel Company

The Channel Company enables breakthrough IT channel performance with our dominant media, engaging events, expert consulting and education, and innovative marketing services and platforms. As the channel catalyst, we connect and empower technology suppliers, solution providers and end-users. Backed by more than 30 years of unequaled channel experience, we draw from our deep knowledge to envision innovative new solutions for ever-evolving challenges in the technology marketplace.


Cyber Power Systems (USA), Inc.
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The Channel Company
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