Keeping The Internet Going In The Event Of A Blackout

During a blackout do you need to use the phone if you are on the NBN and use the internet to keep track of things.

Then consider a UPS

An uninterruptible power supply is an electrical device that provides emergency power to a load when the input power source or mains power fails.

When the power goes out the UPS can then power the modem and phone.

Depending on what is plugged in and which UPS you buy , you can then get 3 -4 hours or more.

You can buy a UPS from Allneeds Computers , 342 King William St , Adelaide Ph:

(08) 8211 8661 –

They start at just over the $100 mark

Author: Adelaide Techguy

Richard Pascoe is a technology consultant & technology commentator for the media on FIVEaa , ABC Adelaide , PowerFM , 5MU , 7AD and 7BU and has been seen on the Channel 7 news , Channel 9 News , Channel 10 news and Today Tonight . Richard gives his opinions on Microsoft , Google , Apple and deals with personal computers , smartphones and tablets.

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