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What are the differences between the 5PX G2 and the legacy 5PX UPS?

5PX UPS 5PX G2 UPS 5PX G2 advantages
Power rating 1 to 3 kVA 1 to 3 kVA
Voltage 120, 208/230V 120, 208/230V
Form factor Rackmount and tower Rackmount and tower 5PX G2 2 to 3 kVA models are short-depth, allowing for high density wallmount rack options
Number of EBMs Add up to 4 Add up to 4 Increased runtime by at least 25% more on 1.5 and 2 kVA models
Tri-color LED status bar No Yes LED status bar provides quick and clear visual diagnostics in all environments
Communications port RS-232 RJ45/USB/dry contact, mini-slot for communication cards, 3-pin EPO/ROO RS-232 DB9/USB/dry contact, mini-slot for communication cards, 4-pin RPO/ROO, 3-pin user configurable relay dry contact out More standard monitoring and management options
Cybersecure Yes Yes Compatible with latest Eaton cybersecure network card: Gigabit Network Card UL 2900-1
Efficiency at full load Up to 96% Up to 98% DOE and EnergyStar 2.0 compliant
Automatic battery disconnection detection No Yes Automatically detects battery disconnection within 3 to 5 minutes
Surge C62.41 No Yes Enhanced surge protection for 120V models meeting IEC C62.41
Online firmware upgrade No Yes 5PX G2 supports remote UPS firmware upgrades without dropping the load (USB/serial still supported)
Bezel (front panel) Three-piece front bezel One-piece bezel for quick removal Easier to replace batteries with simplified bezel design