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The Best Surge Protector Is APC's SurgeArrest Performance

It was a photo finish in this week’s Co-Op, as all three finalists pulled in over 30% of the vote, but APC’s SurgeArrest Performance won out in the end.


11 outlets, 6 of them spaced for large adapters. I’ve had it for many years and never had an electronic device fried when plugged in to it. It’s only $20 on Amazon. Cheap but reliable investment to protect your home theater equipment. - jbatubara

I bought this after losing my whole entertainment center (TV, htpc, cable box, sound bar, modem, router) in a bad thunderstorm. They had previously been protected by a 10ish year old Monster surge that clearly failed. The reviews on this looked great, and the price was unreal.

So far so good with it, too! I’m a happy camper. - callmeivan

The two runner-ups are both very similar Belkins; the only major difference is that one has swiveling outlets, and the other doesn’t, but either one is also a fine choice.

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