Benefits Of Lithium Powered UPS

February 5, 2024 by CyberPower

Up to three times the lifespan of conventional battery backups

High-powered businesses demand low-maintenance protection
IT managers know today’s mission critical business and IT environments demand longer-lasting power protection with less maintenance. They want backup batteries that are lighter weight, offer longer runtimes, faster recharges, and require less maintenance than conventional UPS systems. Lithium-powered UPS batteries address all these challenges.

But at what cost?

While lithium batteries have a higher upfront cost, IT professionals that manage power in certain environments such as networking closets, server rooms, and data centers, may be able to justify the investment because of a longer product lifespan and lower maintenance. We’ll explain in the following section.

CyberPower UPS Systems with lithium-powered batteries

Lithium vs conventional battery UPS systems
Lithium iron, or LiFePO4, is known as the safest, most stable, and most reliable lithium battery chemistry. CyberPower offers lithium-powered UPS systems in 1500 VA and 3000 VA capacities.

Compared to conventional UPS systems, CyberPower Smart App Sinewave Lithium models offer the following benefits:

Longer Runtimes

Lithium-powered UPS systems provide longer runtimes for connected devices, offering prolonged power protection during power events.

Lighter Weight

Lithium-powered UPS systems tend to be up to 14.6% lighter than conventional UPS systems, making them easier to install and relocate.

Less Maintenance

With two-to-three times the lifespan of conventional UPS system batteries, they don’t have to be changed as often thus requiring less maintenance.

5-Year Warranty

An industry-leading 5-year warranty for peace of mind.

Longer life = Lower cost
Lithium battery-powered UPS systems typically have double the battery life of conventional UPS systems, lasting 8-10 years on average. This can lead to a lower overall cost of ownership compared to traditional UPS systems.

When you need a UPS system or have a question about the operation of your UPS system, CyberPower is your ultimate ally in power and provides solutions to all your power protection needs.

Our website has the tools and resources to help you choose the right UPS system for your home or business:

Battery replacement:

Power Primer/How to choose a UPS:

UPS Selector: