B&H is offering the 7-Outlet APC SurgeArrest Professional w/ Phone Protection $15 shipped. That’s half off the regular price and the lowest total price we’ve seen for it. This surge protector has 7 outlets as well as a phone splitter. There aren’t any reviews yet at Amazon on this particular model, but APC surge protectors in general receive 4+ star ratings there.
Also available at B&H:
- 7-Outlet 4 foot APC P7GB SurgeArrest Essential Surge Protector $10 (Reg. $18)
- APC Performance Surge Arrest 11-Outlet Surge Protector $13 (Reg. $20)
The power strip features a phone-line splitter, which allows you to use two pieces of equipment at once, such as a modem and a phone. Protection of data lines (Ethernet, coaxial, and phone-lines) ensures complete protection of your equipment from surges. It is important to protect your equipment from “back door” surges traveling through data lines, as they can be as damaging to your equipment as surges traveling over power-lines. It thus provides protection that your equipment needs