Far better than ordinary power strips, these products will protect your expensive electronics from dangerous power spikes. We'll help you pick the right one for your home or small office.
Like a child’s playtoy, the Power Cube comes neatly comes apart to provide more functionality.
You can’t ask for much more power or resiliency from a single surge protector, but the color LEDs and dancing light patterns are either a fun extra or a fatal flaw.
With six AC outlets and four USB Type-A jacks, this Amazon surge protector avoids crouching and crowding.
A surge protector will save your equipment; a UPS will do that and save your work, too—or let you save your game during a blackout.
This UPS isn’t the right fit for modern computers, but it’s perfect for keeping your internet connection alive.
It’s a quality product in general, but not the right choice for computers or home network gear.
This UPS doesn’t fare well in a head-to-head match-up with similarly priced units from competitors.
The combination of features, including a programmable front-panel LED, makes this unit ideal for most computer owners.
This smart outlet strip has it all: sophisticated scheduling, power monitoring, and support for voice control via Amazon Alexa, Google Home, and Microsoft Cortana.
This uninterruptible power supply is a great investment for anyone looking to protect a high-performance PC.
Once a competitive option, Amazon’s 450-watt UPS doesn’t match up head to head.
This compact surge protector hugs the wall, so it takes up much less space than an outlet strip. And it has integrated 2.1A USB charging ports, too.
There are genuine benefits behind the hype for mesh Wi-Fi technology.
You can control its three outlets and two USB ports independently, but its app has weak timer features and no scene-control functions.
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