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Belkin Battery Backup Unit Includes Detachable Flashlight

Belkin International, Inc. Press Release - 1/09/2007

When the power goes out, the Battery Backup’s detachable flashlight automatically goes on

Belkin Battery Backup with Flashlight

Belkin Battery Backup with Flashlight

COMPTON, Ca. - The Belkin Battery Backup with Flashlight helps protect your invaluable equipment and data, while also safeguarding your own personal security. The detachable flashlight turns on immediately when the power goes off, providing you with a convenient, portable light source. And, the Battery Backup keeps your connected equipment on, giving you ample time to shut down and prevent any data loss or hardware damage.


  • Mid-February, with launches in Asia, Europe, and Australia to follow.

On Display At:

  • 2007 International CES, January 8–11, 2007, in Las Vegas at Booth #30328 South Hall.
  • Macworld Expo, January 9–12, 2007, in San Francisco at Booth #1926 South Hall.

Battery Backup with Flashlight (BU305500-USB) - $99.99

  • Cable-management loop helps organize cables
  • Features a rechargeable, removable super-bright LED flashlight, with on/off switch
  • Housed in a small, modern footprint that combines space efficiency with a more aesthetic design
  • 550VA battery-load capacity for approximately 20 minutes of backup time (dependent upon what equipment is connected)
  • Offers 4 battery-backup outlets + surge protection, and 2 surge-protected outlets
  • Provides 1-in, 2-out RJ11 telephone/fax surge protection
  • Delivers fast data-transfer speed with USB connectivity
  • Includes Power Management Software for automatic shutdowns, proactive alerts, messaging, and diagnostic support
  • Backed by a $50,000 Connected Equipment Warranty

About Belkin International, Inc.

Belkin offers a diverse product mix that provides people with seamless electronics integration in their homes, cars, and on the go. Founded in California in 1983, Belkin is a privately held company and the recognized leader in connectivity solutions, in addition to accessories for MP3 devices, computers, and more. We provide extensive solutions for networking, home theater—with our PureAV® line of cables, power, and digital wireless accessories—and many more categories. You can view and purchase them at, as well as through a network of major distributors, resellers, and superstores.

Belkin’s phenomenal growth has led to our expanding global presence. In addition to corporate headquarters in Los Angeles, we now have offices throughout Europe—in the United Kingdom, the Netherlands, and Germany, among others—and in the Asia Pacific region, including Australia, Shanghai, and our regional headquarters in Hong Kong.