Originally Posted by t_ski
During the comparison shopping I did, I found other online UPS systems (of similar specs) for less, but I could not one that had as wide of an input voltage/frequency range as the Sanyo Denki. I spoke with some IT managers who said that a typical online UPS that they would buy (if they bought a 1kVA model) would be around $800.
The other consideration to keep in mind, is that the price shown above is indeed a "list price" and may not reflect actual sale price.
thanks for the info. im actually eyeing an old (1995?) 1kVA UPS that is doing nothing here at work. they no longer use it as the piece of equipment it was attached to has been tossed.