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APC Back UPS RS 500 BR500

APC Back-UPS RS 500VA (BR500)
500VA / 300W
Output: (3) NEMA 5-15R Surge Only, (3) NEMA 5-15R Battery & Surge
Brand New, Fresh Stock
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This product has been discontinued. A new and improved version of this product has been released, check out the Back-UPS Pro 700VA BR700G.

Manufacturer: APC
Model Description:APC Back-UPS RS 500VA

Condition: New & Fresh Stock
Part Number: BR500
Maximum output: 300 Watts / 500 VA
Battery Protected Outlets: 3
Surge Protected Outlets: 3
Typical backup time
at half load: 14.8 minutes (150 Watts)
Typical backup time at full load: 2.8 minutes (300 Watts)

Warranty: 30 Day Money Back Guarantee! 3 Year Warranty
: CD with software, Cord management straps, USB cable, User Manual 

APC Back-UPS RS 500VA Features:

  • Battery failure notification
  • Battery-protected and surge-only outlets
  • Cold-start capable
  • Hot-swappable batteries
  • Disconnected battery notification
  • Dataline Surge Protection
  • Automatic self-test
  • Audible alarms
  • User-replaceable batteries
  • USB connectivity
  • Transformer-block spaced outlets
  • Boost and Trim Automatic Voltage Regulation (AVR)
  • Intelligent battery management
  • Safety-agency approved
  • Lifetime data recovery warranty
  • Battery replacement without tools
  • LED status indicators

 APC Back UPS RS 500VA BR500 User's Manual

APC Back-UPS RS 500VA BR500 Specifications:


Output power capacity

300 Watts / 500 VA

Max Configurable Power

300 Watts / 500 VA

Nominal output voltage


Output Frequency (sync to mains 47 - 63 Hz

Waveform type

Stepped Approximation to Sinewave

Crest Factor 3: 1

Output Connections

(3) NEMA 5-15R (Battery Backup)

(3) NEMA 5-15R (Surge Protection)


Nominal input voltage


Input frequency

47 - 63 Hz

Input Connection Type

NEMA 5-15P

Cord Length

6 feet (1.83 meters)

Input voltage range for main operations

98 - 132V

Input voltage capacity for mains operation 78 - 152V
Maximum Input Current 10A
Input Breaker Capacity 10A

Batteries and Runtime:

Battery type

Maintenance-free sealed Lead-Acid battery with suspended electrolyte : leak proof

Typical Recharge Time 8 hours
Replacement Battery RBC2

RBC™ Quantity


Typical backup time at half load

14.8 minutes (150.00 Watts)

Typical backup time at full load

2.8 minutes (300 Watts)

Communications and Management:

Interface Port USB

Control panel

LED status display with On Line : On Battery : Replace Battery and Overload indicators

Audible alarm

Alarm when on battery : distinctive low battery alarm : overload continuous tone alarm


Surge energy rating

1020 Joules  


Full time multi-pole noise filtering : 5% IEEE surge let-through : zero clamping response time : meets UL 1449

Data Line Protection
RJ-45 Modem/Fax/DSL/10-100 Base-T protection


Maximum height

6.50 inches (165 mm)

Maximum width

3.60 inches (91 mm)

Maximum depth

11.20 inches (284 mm)

Net weight

13.20 lbs. (6.0 kg)

Shipping weight 15.87lbs (7.21 kg)

Additional Info

Additional Info

Manufacturer No
Form Factor N/A
Waveform in Battery Mode N/A
Input Voltage N/A
Output (VA) No
Output Voltage N/A
PDU Total Outlets N/A

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