The Lowenergie Countdown Power Saver helps you to save energy, reduce your bills and protect the environment. This device can have great potential to turn off equipment which may accidentally be left on for long periods or overnight. Multi socket extension leads can be plugged into this power saver to allow four or more devices to be fully disconnected from the power.
Remote wired version (3, 6 & 10hr time settings) supplied with a 2 metre long cable with remote switch on the end which can be conveniently located in a easily accessible location where sockets maybe located below a deck or behind furniture. 10 Hour time setting suitable for office usage to last for a full working day. Essential equipment like internet routers and computers may require a ‘permanent-on’ power socket.
Annual energy usage while on standby, (Telegraph Article, June 2014):
Wireless Router (e.g. BT Hub) – 21.92; Printer (Laser) – 18.26; Set-top (Satellite) – 18.26; Amplifier – 12.18; Compact Hi-Fi – 12.18; iPad charger – 12.18; Nintendo Wii – 12.18; Set-top box (Freeview) – 7.31; Alarm Clock – 6.09; Microsoft Xbox 360 – 6.09; Modem – 6.09; Sony PlayStation 3 – 6.09; Air freshener plug-in – 4.87; CD player / Tuner – 4.87; Television (Plasma) – 4.87; Video Player – 4.87; Inkjet printer – 4.26; Desktop PC – 3.65; Nintendo DS – 3.65; Oven (Electric) – 3.65; Microwave – 3.04; Television (CRT & LCD) – 3.04; Mobile phone charger – 2.44; PC monitor (CRT) – 2.44.
Suggested time settings
1 hour hot coil items, hair straightners, soldering irons, toaster, ovens, coffee maker, small hot water boilers/ tea makers, electric heaters where short term heating boost is needed
3 hours mobile electronics chargers, mobile phone chargers, cameras.
6 hours TV, dvd, video, games consoles, computer-tv data streamers
10 hours office computers and all peripheral devices, designed to have time to last a full working day. Essential items where data loss must be avoided may require a permanent power socket.
240V, Max 13A load, 3250W, also suitable for electric heaters
BS 1363, CE mark, RoHS
Operating power consumption < 0.3 watts
Standby power consumption (2014).