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TAA-Compliant ECO Series 120V 550VA 300W Energy-Saving Standby UPS with USB monitoring and 8 Outlets


  • Federal Trade Agreements Act / TAA Compliant for GSA Schedule purchases
  • 550VA ultra-compact 120V standby UPS, energy-saving ECO outlets
  • Maintains AC output during power failures, 99% line mode efficiency
  • ECO option turns off set of three outlets when the computer is not in use
  • USB monitoring, TEL/DSL protection, Wall mountable, Surge-only outlets
  • NEMA 5-15P input plug and 8 NEMA 5-15R outlets
  • 3-year limited warranty

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Tripp Lite Part Number

ECO550UPSTAA

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Overview

The ECO550UPSTAA is compliant with the Federal Trade Agreements Act (TAA) for GSA Schedule purchases. This 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 communication 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. $100,000 connected equipment insurance (USA, Puerto Rico, & Canada Only).

Features

  • Compliant with the Federal Trade Agreements Act (TAA) for GSA Schedule purchases
  • ECO550UPSTAA standby green UPS offers complete protection from blackouts, brownouts and transient surges
  • Built-in Eco outlets automatically power off unnecessary computer accessories like printers, scanners and speakers when computer is not in use
  • Full load efficiency rating of 99% saves energy and heat output by limiting UPS power consumption to only 3 watts with only 14 BTU/hr. of heat output
  • Eco-friendly design meets strict RoHS (Restriction of Hazardous Substances) environmental standards
  • 550VA / 300 watt UPS provides battery-derived AC output during brownouts and power failures to support entry-level desktop computer with 15 inch LCD monitor up to 17 minutes
  • Ultra compact UPS supports a variety of placement options for desktop or wallmount use
  • Includes 4 UPS supported outlets for computer, monitor and 2 vital system peripherals requiring uninterrupted power
  • Includes 4 Surge-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 is not in use
  • USB monitoring enables UPS configuration options and unattended system shutdown without data loss in the case of extended power failure.
  • Built-in USB port enables data-saving unattended shutdown when used with Tripp Lite's PowerAlert software, available via FREE download from www.tripplite.com/poweralert
  • HID-compliant USB communications also enables integration with built-in power management and auto shutdown features of Windows and Mac OS X
  • Single line RJ11 phone suppression jacks protects modem, fax machine, cordless phone or other accessories from surges on dial-up/DSL phone connections
  • USB cable included
  • Space-saving right angle input plug
  • $100,000 connected equipment insurance (USA, Puerto Rico and Canada only)

Package Includes

  • ECO550UPSTAA TAA Compliant UPS System
  • USB cable
  • Instruction manual with warranty information
TAA compliant Energy-Efficient Green Solutions RoHS compliant
2009 Chicago Innovation Award

Specifications

OVERVIEW
UPC Code037332152732
UPS TypeStandby
INPUT
Rated input current (Maximum Load)10A
Nominal Input Voltage(s) Supported120V AC
UPS Input Connection Type5-15P; Right-Angled
UPS Input Cord Length (ft.)6
Recommended Electrical Service15A 120V
Input PhaseSingle-Phase
OUTPUT
Output Volt Amp Capacity (VA)550
Output Watt Capacity (Watts)300
Nominal Voltage Details115v nominal output in battery mode
Frequency Compatibility60 Hz
Output Voltage Regulation (Battery Mode)+/- 5%
UPS Output Receptacles (Surge Suppression Only)4 UPS outlets, 4 surge-only outlets
Output AC Waveform (AC Mode)Sine wave
Output AC Waveform (Battery Mode)PWM sine wave
Nominal Output Voltage(s) Supported110V; 115V; 120V
Output Receptacles(8) 5-15R
Individually Controllable Load Banks  No
BATTERY
Half Load Runtime (min.)  10 min. (150w)
DC System Voltage (VDC)12
Battery Recharge Rate (Included Batteries)Less than 15 hours from 10% to 90%
Expandable RuntimeNo
USER INTERFACE, ALERTS & CONTROLS
SwitchesCombination switch controls on/off power status and self-test operation; second recessed push-button switch enables ECO outlet switching
Audible AlarmAudible alarm indicates power-failure and overload status
LED Indicators3 LEDs indicate power status, overload/check battery and ECO-mode status
SURGE / NOISE SUPPRESSION
UPS AC Suppression Joule Rating420
UPS AC Suppression Response TimeInstantaneous
UPS Dataline Suppression1 line TEL/DSL (1 in / 1 out)
EMI / RFI AC Noise Suppression  Yes
PHYSICAL
Installation Form Factors Supported with Included AccessoriesTower; Ultra-compact desktop; Wallmount
Primary Form FactorDesktop
Primary UPS Depth (mm)145
Primary UPS Height (mm)79
Primary UPS Width (mm)274
Shipping Dimensions (hwd / in.)4.10 x 8.00 x 13.00
Shipping Weight (lbs.)7.78
UPS Housing MaterialABS
UPS Power Module Dimensions (hwd, in.)3.1 x 10.8 x 5.7
UPS Power Module Weight (kg)2.99
UPS Power Module Weight (lbs.)6.6
ENVIRONMENTAL
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 Humidity0 to 95%, non-condensing
AC Mode BTU / Hr. (Full Load)  14
AC Mode Efficiency Rating (100% Load)99%
COMMUNICATIONS
PowerAlert SoftwareFor local monitoring via the UPS’s built-in USB port, download PowerAlert Local software at http://www.tripplite.com/poweralert
Communications CableRJ to USB interface cable included
WatchDog CompatibilitySupports Watchdog application, OS and hard-reboot restart options for remote applications
Network UPS Tools CompatibilityNUT compatible. See the full list of Tripp Lite NUT compatible UPS systems at http://www.networkupstools.org/stable-hcl.html?manufacturer=Tripp Lite
Communications InterfaceUSB (HID enabled)
LINE / BATTERY TRANSFER
Transfer Time  AC to battery mode: 4 milliseconds / Battery to AC mode: 3 milliseconds
Low Voltage Transfer to Battery Power (Setpoint)99
High Voltage Transfer to Battery Power (Setpoint)139
SPECIAL FEATURES
Cold Start (Startup in Battery Mode During a Power Failure)Cold-start operation supported
Green Energy-Saving FeaturesGreater than 95% efficiency - GREEN UPS; Power saving auto-shutoff ECO outlets
STANDARDS & COMPLIANCE
UPS CertificationsMeets FCC Part 15 Category B (EMI); ROHS (Restriction of Hazardous Substances); TAA Compliant; Tested to CSA (Canada); Tested to NOM (Mexico); Tested to UL1778 (USA)
WARRANTY
Product Warranty Period (U.S. & Canada)3-year limited warranty
Connected Equipment Insurance (U.S., Canada & Puerto Rico)$100,000 Ultimate Lifetime Insurance 

Frequently Asked Questions

In Economy Mode, the UPS increases efficiency by implementing dynamic double conversion, which means it suspends or resumes double conversion automatically as the quality of input power changes. For a full explanation of Economy Mode, click here
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WEXT1B 1-Year Extended Warranty and Technical Support for Select Tripp Lite Products – Includes UPS Battery Coverage if Applicable
WEXT2B 2-Year Extended Warranty and Technical Support for Select Tripp Lite Products – Includes UPS Battery Coverage if Applicable
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