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[_] UPS for iMac required

Martin Moore martinm at it-helps.co.uk
Thu Sep 1 15:31:02 BST 2016

I’ve got a couple of http://www.ebuyer.com/196268-apc-back-ups-405-watts-700-va-input-230v-output-230v-interface-port-usb-be700g-uk

Work great. I can get about 30-40mins running a desktop, lcd monitor and Virgin superhub. USB to the PC so you know what’s going on and can probably get the PC to shutdown nicely when the UPS runs low.


    
    Quoting Sam Ross <s3d at mac.com>:
    
    > Can anyone recommend a reasonably priced UPS for an iMac (late 2014  
    > model, with a 27-inch screen, and 3.5 GHz processor)?
    >
    > Living semi-rurally our power supply has its moments, and since  
    > upgrading from a laptop to a desktop computer I have been left  
    > cursing at a black screen more times than I would care to mention.
    >
    > Thankfully, I haven't had to redo too much work as a result of a  
    > power outage so far, but I would like a UPS for peace of mind and so  
    > I can make sure my work is saved and shut down while I wait for the  
    > power to return.
    >
    > Many thanks for any suitable suggestions
    > Sam
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