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CQ8580 power consumption at start-up for UPS use

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Dear Sir/Madam,

Thank you for your prompt reply in my previous post. It was very helpful indeed.

 

I need to make a follow-up question thought. What is the power consumption of CQ8580 during start-up? It uses 283W during printing which is low enough to be supported by most UPS devices. But does this power consumption increase during start-up? (i.e. put the printer ON again after shutdown).

 

Thank you again in advance,

raveler

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Re: CQ8580 power consumption at start-up for UPS use

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This is the entirety of the information available (Picture is of the attached files info)

 

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It shouldn't ever exceed the 283 Watts, and if it did it would have to be during it's initial boot, which would never be done while powered by a UPS. If your power is out I can't fathom why you would be booting up a printer. But if the power went out mid print job of a high quality photo, it would just chug along at the max 283 Watt Print (Enhanced) rate then lower.

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Re: CQ8580 power consumption at start-up for UPS use

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Hi Raveler,

sorry for delay follow-up. I was talking to some colleagues at Hardware that said the printer when booting up from a shutdown status, could, depending on several factors reach the 4x more the high W I mentioned.

 

Unfortunately I have no way to confirm this with a document and to be 100% sure you would have to ring support and get this confirmed from HW. Nevertheless, I would not expect a bootup scenario when pluged to an UPS.

 

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Re: CQ8580 power consumption at start-up for UPS use

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For the record,

I connected a 480W UPS and it works perfectly with CB8580. I cant tell for sure for how long it can keep the printer "alive" after power failure (I only plugged the UPS off the wall plug for a few minutes) but it does work with no problems at start-up .

Thank you again for the overall feedback.

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