APC SC420I Smart-UPS 420VA 260W Serial With Shutdown Software

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APC SC420I Smart-UPS 420VA 260W Serial With Shutdown Software

QuickFind: 81906 Mfr part code: SC420I
  • For UPS advice email SOLUTIONS@EBUYER.COM
  • Frequency Required: 50/60 Hz
  • Input Voltage: AC 230 V
  • Power Capacity: 260 Watt / 420 VA

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Product Description

APC SC420I Smart-UPS 420VA 260W Serial With Shutdown Software

For the replacement battery please see Quick Find 2983.

APC Smart UPS SC is ideal for small and medium businesses looking to protect entry-level servers and networking equipment from power disturbances and outages. The Smart-UPS SC features network grade runtime, hot swap batteries, and built-in data line protection for worry free uninterruptible power protection for increased availability. The included PowerChute Business Edition software, which has an installed base in the millions, gives entry-level network and server users a proven UPS management solution. PowerChute Business Edition also manages other Smart-UPS models, allowing easy upgrades as applications change, without having to replace software or retrain administrators. Most Smart-UPS SC models can be installed in either a tower or rack configuration, allowing standardization across multiple applications. Built on the same standards as the award-winning Smart-UPS, with over 10 million installed, Smart-UPS SC provides the basic features and manageability needed to protect entry-level applications.

  • Network manageable
    - Monitor and control the UPS remotely via included PowerChute software.
  • Audible alarms
    - Actively let you know if the unit is on battery, if the battery is low or if there is an overload condition.
  • Automatic self-test
    - Periodic battery self-test ensures early detection of a battery that needs to be replaced.
  • Predictive failure notification
    - Provides early-warning fault analysis on batteries enabling timely preventive maintenance
  • Serial Connectivity
    - Provides management of the UPS via a serial port.
  • LED status indicators
    - Enables quick understanding and response to visual indicators showing UPS status.
  • InfraStruXure Manager compatible
    - Enables centralized management via APC's InfraStruXure Manager.

  • Boost and Trim Automatic Voltage Regulation (AVR)
    - Gives higher application availability by correcting low and high voltage conditions without using the battery.
  • User-replaceable batteries
    - Battery replacement is simple and safe, and can be performed by the end-user. A technician is not required to replace the PowerShield battery
  • Adjustable voltage-transfer points
    - Maximizes useful battery life by widening the input voltage window or tightening the output voltage regulation.
  • Safety-agency approved
    - Ensures the product has been tested and approved to work safely with the connected service provider equipment and within the specified environment. UL, FCC, CE, C-Tick approvals.

  • Dataline Surge Protection
    - Provides protection of connected equipment from power surges on the data lines.
  • Power conditioning
    - Protects connected loads from surges, spikes, lightning, and other power disturbances.
  • Intelligent battery management
    - Maximizes battery performance, life, and reliability through intelligent, precision charging.
  • Automatic restart of loads after UPS shutdown
    - Automatically starts up the connected equipment upon the return of utility power.
  • Cold-start capable
    - Provides temporary battery power when the utility power is out.
  • Hot-swappable batteries
    - Ensures clean, uninterrupted power to protected equipment while batteries are being replaced
  • Resettable circuit breakers
    - Enables quick recovery from UPS overload events.
Package Contents
  • APC SC420I
  • CD with software
  • Smart UPS signalling RS-232 cable
  • User Manual

Please note: networking components such as switches, routers, UPS and wireless devices require that speeds & standards be consistent throughout the network to gain optimum performance. To avoid compatibility clashes or for advice, please contact us on solutions@ebuyer.com.

Technical Specification

APC SC420I Smart-UPS 420VA 260W Serial With Shutdown Software


Width 12 cm
Depth 37 cm
Height 17 cm
Weight 9 kg
Enclosure Colour Grey
Output Connectors 4 x power IEC 60320 C13
Device Type UPS - external
Battery Enclosure Type Plug-in module
Colour Grey

Power Device

Surge Suppression Yes
Input Connector(s) 1 x power IEC 320 EN 60320 C14
Input Connectors 1 x power IEC 60320 C14
Power Output Connectors Details 4 x power IEC 60320 C13
UPS Technology Line interactive
Input Voltage AC 230 V
Input Voltage Range AC 160 - 286 V
Input Voltage Range (Adjustable) AC 151 - 302 V
Frequency Required 50/60 Hz
Output Voltage AC 230 V
Power Capacity 260 Watt / 420 VA
Dataline Surge Protection Ethernet 10/100Base-TX - RJ-45
Surge Energy Rating 320 Joules

Expansion / Connectivity

Interfaces 1 x RS-232 - 9 pin D-Sub (DB-9)

Manufacturer Warranty

Service & Support Limited warranty - parts and labour - 2 years
Service & Support Details Limited warranty - parts and labour - 2 years


Cables Included Power cable - integrated - 1.8 m ¦ Serial cable
Features Audible alarm
Compliant Standards FCC Class B certified, CSA, NOM, UL 1449, UL 1778, FCC Part 15


Technology Lead Acid
Run Time (Up To) 5.5 min at full load

Environmental Parameters

Min Operating Temperature 0 °C
Max Operating Temperature 40 °C
Humidity Range Operating 0 - 95%

Dimensions & Weight

Width 12 cm
Depth 37 cm
Height 17 cm
Weight 9 kg

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