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    need some advice on ups. my current ups (powerguard 1200va bought from global brand about 1.5 yrs ago) is dead.-pc immediately shuts down during power outage.

    so what is the best option- going for a new one and hoping it won't die within 2 yrs or replacing the battery?

    Suggest which ups brand or shop to go for if buying a new one or which battery to go for if replacing battery and how much will they cost. (cannot buy online ups)

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    I need an Ups too. Mine immediately shuts down depending on the games I play. When I'm on desktop idling, the Ups lasts up to 2~3 seconds. Not very useful at all. Why did it last only 5 months?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Foxtrol View Post
    need some advice on ups. my current ups (powerguard 1200va bought from global brand about 1.5 yrs ago) is dead.-pc immediately shuts down during power outage.

    so what is the best option- going for a new one and hoping it won't die within 2 yrs or replacing the battery?

    Suggest which ups brand or shop to go for if buying a new one or which battery to go for if replacing battery and how much will they cost. (cannot buy online ups)
    Micro Long backup ups. They uses lead acid battery. Total cost would be 32k. But this is a lifetime purchase. Only thing you need to do is to pour some distilled water into the battery once in a 3 months.

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    Quote Originally Posted by VANGUARD View Post
    Micro Long backup ups. They uses lead acid battery. Total cost would be 32k. But this is a lifetime purchase. Only thing you need to do is to pour some distilled water into the battery once in a 3 months.
    nah man. too costly and i move a lot (rented house-not worth the hassle). need something that just gives enough time to shutdown.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Foxtrol View Post
    nah man. too costly and i move a lot (rented house-not worth the hassle). need something that just gives enough time to shutdown.
    then Ideal ups

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    Quote Originally Posted by VANGUARD View Post
    then Ideal ups
    Shop? Price?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Foxtrol View Post
    Shop? Price?
    http://www.businesslinkbd.com/produc.../ups/off-line/

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    is replacing battery a good idea?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Foxtrol View Post
    is replacing battery a good idea?
    Of course

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    Quote Originally Posted by VANGUARD View Post
    Of course
    Ok. I might go that route- will save me some money. Thanks for the help.

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