Line Interactive UPS System Desktop 1500VA 120V USB Port LCD Screen Extended Run Accepts Batteries

Smart LCD 1500VA 2U Rack/Tower Line-Interactive 120V UPS with LCD display, Expandable Runtime, USB & Serial ports

Model Number: SMART1500LCDXL

    • 1500VA / 1.5kVA 2U rack/tower 120V line interactive extended run UPS
    • Corrects brownouts and overvoltages from 75V to 147V
    • LCD status and configuration screen, External battery pack options
    • USB, DB9 serial, TEL/DSL/ethernet protection, Rackmount kit
    • NEMA 5-15P input, 8 NEMA 5-15R outlets

    Tripp Lite's SMART1500LCDXL Line-Interactive UPS System offers network-grade voltage regulation, surge suppression and long-lasting battery support, ideal for network equipment, phone systems, desktop PCs and home entertainment systems. Uninterruptible Power Supply / UPS system provides battery derived AC output to maintain continuous operation of connected equipment without data-loss during power failures and severe voltage fluctuations. Runtime is expandable with one additional BP24V15RT2U external battery pack. Interactive LCD display offers detailed site voltage and UPS status information, plus a variety of UPS control options. High 97% efficient line power mode operation offers reduced UPS energy consumption and BTU heat output. Automatic Voltage Regulation / AVR circuits boost brownouts and reduce overvoltages from 75V to 147V to safe 120V nominal levels without using battery power. Included mounting accessories enable 2U horizontal rackmount installation in 2 and 4 post racks or upright tower installation. Built-in USB and DB9 serial port enables optional unattended system shutdown in case of extended power failure using PowerAlert UPS management software. HID-compliant USB interface enables integration with built-in power management and auto shutdown features of Windows and Mac OS X. Built-in data line surge suppression jacks offer protection for equipment with single-line dialup, DSL or network Ethernet connection.

    Key Features

    • SMART1500LCDXL Line Interactive UPS offers network-grade voltage regulation, surge suppression and long lasting battery support
    • Space-saving angled NEMA 5-15P input plug; 6ft / 1.8m line cord
    • 8 battery-supported NEMA 5-15R outlets
    • Maintains operation of connected equipment during power failures and voltage fluctuations
    • Runtime is expandable with one additional BP24V15RT2U external battery pack
    • LCD display reports numeric and icon-based UPS status and site power data
    • Select and scroll buttons enable access to UPS control, operating and LCD display settings
    • Numeric display reports Input Voltage, Output Voltage, Battery Charge Percentage, Output Load Percentage, Output Load Wattage and Estimated Minutes Runtime data
    • Icon-based display items include 5 "bar" battery capacity, UPS operating status, replace battery and voltage regulation status
    • Control-mode LCD options enable external battery configuration, alarm on/off control, self-test and LCD brightness
    • Front-panel LCD screen rotates for horizontal or vertical installation options
    • 97% line power mode efficiency operation
    • Line Interactive Automatic Voltage Regulation / AVR circuits correct brownouts and overvoltages from 75 to 147V
    • Included mounting accessories for 2U rackmount and tower installation
    • USB and DB9 serial ports enable optional unattended system shutdown using PowerAlert UPS management software available via free download from
    • HID-compliant USB interface enable integration with built-in power management and auto shutdown features of Windows and Mac OS X
    • DB9 serial port also supports contact closure signaling for on-battery and power-restored messaging
    • Built-in data line surge suppression jacks offer protection for equipment with single-line dialup or PoE compatible network ethernet connection

    Package Includes

    • SMART1500LCDXL UPS system
    • USB, serial & telephone cabling
    • Rack/Tower mounting kit
    • Owner's manual

    General Info

    Product Group UPS SYSTEMS


    Output Volt Amp Capacity (VA) 1500
    Output kVA Capacity (kVA) 1.5
    Output Watt Capacity (Watts) 900
    Nominal Output Voltage(s) Supported 115V; 120V
    Frequency Compatibility 60 Hz
    Output Voltage Regulation (Line Mode) -18%, +8%
    Output Voltage Regulation (Battery Mode) 115V (+/- 5%)
    UPS Output Receptacles 8 5-15R outlet(s)
    Output AC Waveform (AC Mode) Sine wave
    Output AC Waveform (Battery Mode) PWM sine wave


    Rated input current (Maximum Load) 8.5A
    Nominal Input Voltage(s) Supported 120V AC
    UPS Input Connection Type 5-15P
    UPS Input Connection Description Space-saving right angle input plug
    Input Circuit Breakers 10A
    UPS Input Cord Length (ft.) 6
    UPS Input Cord Length (m) 1.8
    Recommended Electrical Service 15A 120V
    Input Phase Single-Phase


    Full Load Runtime (min.) 4 min. (900w)
    Half Load Runtime (min.) 12 min. (450w)
    External Battery Pack Compatibility BP24V15RT2U (limit 1)
    DC System Voltage (VDC) 24
    Battery Recharge Rate (Included Batteries) Less than 4.5 hours from 10% to 90%


    Voltage Regulation Description Automatic voltage regulation (AVR) maintains line power operation with an input voltage range of 75 to 147
    Overvoltage Correction Input voltages between 128 and 147 are reduced by 12%
    Undervoltage Correction Input voltages between 93 and 107 are boosted by 14%
    Severe Undervoltage Correction Input voltages between 75 and 92 are boosted by 30%


    LED Indicators Front panel LCD display
    Front Panel LCD Display Numeric LCD interface reports Input Voltage, Output Voltage, Battery Charge Percentage, Estimated Runtime in Minutes, Load Percentage, Load Watts; Additional LCD icons report battery charge level (5 "bars"), Line Power Mode, Battery Mode, Replace Battery and Auto-Voltage Regulation / AVR status; LCD interface control options include Alarm Disable, Display Scrolling, Initiate Self-test, LCD brightness, External Battery setting and line sensitivity
    Audible Alarm Audible alarm indicates power-failure and low-battery conditions; Alarm can be permanently silenced via LCD interface
    Alarm Cancel Operation Power-fail alarm can be silenced using alarm-cancel switch; once silenced, alarm will re-sound to indicate low-battery status
    Switches 2 Switches control off/on power status and alarm-cancel/self-test operation; dimmer switch controls LCD brightness


    UPS AC Suppression Joule Rating 1038
    UPS AC Suppression Response Time Instantaneous
    UPS Dataline Suppression 1 line TEL/DSL (1 in / 1 out); 10/100Base T Ethernet
    EMI / RFI AC Noise Suppression Yes


    Installation Form Factors Supported with Included Accessories Tower
    Included Mounting Accessory Description Pair of mounting ears enable tower and 2-4 post rackmount installation
    Primary Form Factor Rackmount
    UPS Power Module Dimensions (hwd, in.) 3.5 x 17.3 x 10.5
    UPS Power Module Dimensions (hwd, cm) 8.9 x 43.8 x 26.7
    Installed Whole System Maximum Rack Depth (in.) 10.5
    Installed Whole System Maximum Rack Depth (cm) 26.7
    Rack Height 2U
    UPS Power Module Weight (lbs.) 29.4
    UPS Power Module Weight (kg) 13.3
    UPS Shipping Dimensions (hwd / in.) 7.5 x 15 x 21.5
    UPS Shipping Dimensions (hwd / cm) 19 x 38.1 x 54.6
    Shipping Weight (lbs.) 33.4
    Shipping Weight (kg) 15.2
    Cooling Method Fan
    UPS Housing Material ABS


    Operating Temperature Range +32 to +104 degrees Fahrenheit / 0 to +40 degrees Celsius
    Storage Temperature Range +5 to +122 degrees Fahrenheit / -15 to +50 degrees Celsius
    Relative Humidity 0 to 95%, non-condensing
    AC Mode BTU / Hr. (Full Load) 78
    AC Mode Efficiency Rating (100% Load) 97%


    Communications Interface USB (HID enabled); DB9 Serial; Contact closure
    Network Monitoring Port Description Supports detailed monitoring of UPS and site power conditions
    PowerAlert Software Free download from
    Communications Cable USB and DB9 Serial cabling included
    WatchDog Compatibility Supports Watchdog application, OS and hard-reboot restart options for remote applications


    Transfer Time 4 milliseconds AC to battery mode / 3 milliseconds battery to AC mode
    Low Voltage Transfer to Battery Power (Setpoint) 75
    High Voltage Transfer to Battery Power (Setpoint) 147


    Cold Start (Startup in Battery Mode During a Power Failure) Cold-start operation supported
    Green Energy-Saving Features Greater than 95% efficiency - GREEN UPS


    UPS Certifications Tested to UL1778 (USA); Tested to CSA (Canada); Tested to NOM (Mexico); Meets FCC Part 15 Category B (EMI)


    Product Warranty Period (U.S. & Canada) 3-year limited warranty
    Product Warranty Period (Latin America) 3-year limited warranty
    Product Warranty Period (International) 2-year limited warranty
    Product Warranty Period (Mexico) 3-year limited warranty
    Connected Equipment Insurance (U.S., Canada & Puerto Rico) $250,000 Ultimate Lifetime Insurance

    † Tripp Lite uses primary and third-party agencies to test its products for compliance with standards. See a list of Tripp Lite's testing agencies.

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    Runtime at Full Load

    4 min. (900w)

    Runtime at Half Load

    12 min. (450w)

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