Plugable 12-Outlet Power Strip with 2-Port USB Charger
List Price : $45
Amazon Rating : (1097 Reviews)
- POWER EVERYTHING—12x surge-protected standard US power outlets with four corner outlets spaced extra-wide for large "wall wart" power adapter bricks
- PROTECT YOUR DEVICES—4320 Joules of protection with built-in EMI/RFI Filter and 2-in-1 power/circuit breaker switch. UL/cUL Rated
- STYLISH AND SAFE—Sleek black design with sliding safety covers protects users from accidental contact and keeps dust and debris away from unused outlets
- LONG REACH—6ft cable for extra long reach. Solves fire safety issues caused by extension cords. Built-in USB 2-port 10.5W (2.1A shared)
- 2 YEAR WARRANTY—We love our Plugable products, and hope you will too. All of our products are backed with a 2-year limited parts and labor warranty as well as Seattle-based email support
Power and Charge Everything
The Plugable 12-Outlet Power Strip with 2-Port USB Charger (PS12-USB2B) can help expand and declutter your power needs by offering 12 additional standard US 3-prong grounded power outlets, with sliding safety covers, in one elegant package. Its compact design and lengthy cable make it very easy to create the perfect all-in-one power setup for the home or office. Four outlets are widely spaced to fit large "wall wart" power adapter bricks.
This power strip also provides surge suppression for up to 12 devices. Devices are safer than ever during voltage spikes or electrical storms.
Note: No surge suppression device can assure protection from a direct lightning strike.
- 12x surge protected power outlets
- 4320 Joules of protection
- 4320 Joules of protection
- Built-in EMI/RFI filter
- UL/cUL Listed (File #: E115193)
- Wall mountable
With the permanently-attached 6ft cable, this surge suppressor can be located nearly anywhere you need power. From the desktop, under the desk, or across the room, you can provide protected power and USB charging to those hard-to-reach areas.
In The Box
|Item and Quantity||Item Notes|
|1x Plugable 12-Outlet Power Strip with 2-Port USB Charger|
|Port||Placement||Power Host / Device||Connection Type||Notes||Voltage||Amperage||Wattage|
Power Strip Outlets
|Outlet Count and Standard||Input Voltage and Frequency||Cable Length||Clamping Voltage||Max Spike Voltage||Response Time||EMI/RFI Filter Range and Attenuation|
|12x IEC Type B||120VAC
|330v||6000v||1ns||150Khz - 100Mhz
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Surge protector power switch problem
The rocker switch on our surge protectors isn't just a simple on/off switch, it's a 15A (Amps) circuit breaker similar to what can be found in most household power panels. If the switch on your surge protector will not stay in the RESET position, there are a few possible causes.
A device is drawing too much current
- If a simple low-current device is triggering the circuit breaker, it likely has a direct short. Try disconnecting everything from the surge protector and attach each device one-at-a-time until one of the devices triggers the breaker.
- If multiple devices combined draw more than 15A total, the breaker will be tripped. Try removing one device at a time and resetting the breaker to see if it stays on.
- A device that requires more than 15A cannot be used with this surge protector, and likely should not be attached to a wall outlet either, as a majority of household circuits in the US only support 15A. Many garages will have 20A circuits instead to support high-current devices like power tools.
Electrical events have caused a total failure of the surge protector
- The Joule rating on a surge protector describes how much total energy over time the protection circuit can absorb before failure. Each event is cumulative, so many small surges or one large surge can cause failure.
- Many manufacturers will opt to just let the circuit fail silently or with an indicator light showing the status of protection, but our device simply stops functioning so that our customers aren't attaching valuable devices to a power strip that is no longer protecting their investments.
- Every consumer-grade surge protector will eventually fail in this manner. The power strip cannot be repaired and must be replaced.