Unleash the Power Two Mango Power E with mSocket Pro - Your Ultimate 240V Home Battery Backup Power Station

What is the United States standard voltage for homes?

Deciphering jargon like electrical voltage can puzzle for laypersons, as there are varying standards of voltages in different countries. In the United States, the standard voltage for US homes is 120V, the average electrical energy requirement for most homes. The 120V standard provides viability, convenience, and safety. It is adequate for most gadgets and devices you must operate to perform everyday tasks.

After plugging in, a single cable carries 120V to the device and returns to the outlet's neutral wire. You may wonder why some big brands like Mango Power E provide the option of a 240V portable power station.

mango power for home backup

There are several heavy-duty electrical appliances like dryers, heaters, electrical cooking ranges, and heavy-duty power tools in most homes in the US. These power-guzzling appliances need higher energy for smooth operation. The 240V outlets are essential for running heavy-duty electrical appliances. Mango Power 240V power station can run these appliances to help you meet energy demands during power outages. 

There is a provision for higher voltage outlets in homes. These comprise two hot wires supplying 120V each to ensure a supply of 240V to high-demand appliances like stoves, clothes dryers, central AC units, and heaters. The Mango Power home backup system caters to the energy demands of 99 percent of electrical gadgets and devices at your home.

What is the difference between 120V and 240V

Essentially, an electric charge flowing into your home through the electrical system is a supply of the vital energy to power your lights and appliances. The effective charge flowing into the US homes is 120V. Electric voltage is the measure of energy flowing through the cables to power gadgets in our homes.

Electrical energy is necessary to accomplish diverse tasks like heating, cooling, air conditioning, illuminating, or executing mechanical work. To simplify further, understand the principle of demand and supply to appreciate the difference between 120V and 240V.

The power requirement of appliances, devices, and gadgets in your home determines the amount of power or voltage you need. The two options of 120V and 240V are necessary, as there are two types of home appliances and gadgets in modern homes.  

Small appliances and gadgets like televisions, toasters, music systems, lights, and charging outlets require 120V electric service. The high-demand electrical appliances use 240V circuits. Both options are part of the same electrical system serving diverse objectives of energy requirements. Most modern residences in the US have a service capability of 240V to support both types of energy demands.

What is the advantage of using 240V  

Homes in the US and Canada receive power in split-phase manner, meaning the energy flowing into your home is 24V. The main circuit breaker panel splits this energy into two phases of 120V each. There are several advantages if using 24V for specific applications. Most high-demand appliances require a higher power of 240V.

Here are a few notable benefits of choosing 24V as an additional standard for US homes.

Greater power for high-demand tasks

 The higher power capability of 240V is crucial to run heavy-duty appliances, including air conditioners, washing machines, dryers, and electric cooking ranges.

Optimization of energy efficiency

 You can generate the same amount of power with less current by using a 240V supply. The higher energy efficiency by using less current for higher power generation is vital when running heavy-duty appliances that consume more energy. It helps you control your utility bills by minimizing line and energy losses.

Safety and stability

There is a lower possibility of electrical shocks if you are using less current with a 240V supply. Companies design heavy-duty appliances by considering the availability of 240V supply. It means the choice of 240V standard is practical for the stable and safe performance of electrical appliances with higher energy requirements. There is a minimum overloading risk with the availability of a separate circuit for large appliances.  

Minimizes material costs

The appliances with 240V specifications allow smaller wire sizing, reducing material and assembly costs.

Improves lifespan of appliances

There is a negligible likelihood of overheating because of the 240V supply, which enhances the functional lifespan of the high-demand appliances. It makes sense to get 240v split phase home backup like Mango Power E. 

What electrical appliances in the United States use 240V

Most electrical appliances that produce heat, warm food, or control room temperature have a considerable energy demand. Motor-driven devices also require higher power to perform. Several electrical appliances in modern homes in the US run on 240V supply. Here are a few examples.

  • Central air conditioning units
  • EV charging units
  • Electric ovens
  • Electric cooking ranges
  • Electric room heaters
  • Electric furnaces
  • Hot tubs and spas
  • Electric clothes dryers
  • Electric water heaters

Following the safety guidelines and taking necessary precautions by hiring professional electricians is vital, while doing any electrical work.

Mango Power E-The Ultimate 240V Home Battery Backup, Powering Heavy-Duty Appliances with 240V Split-Phase

mango power e for 240v home backup

Mango Power E is your trusted whole home backup system providing reliable and clean energy to power 99 percent of all gadgets and devices in your home, including heavy-duty appliances like heaters, geysers, air conditioners, cooking ranges, and electric ovens. Mango Power240v home battery backup system achieves 24V/120V split-phase output with no need to connect a transformer. Mango Power home backup maintains power during power outages to help you run all appliances with seamless energy independence. 

Mango Power home backup system is a super-power split-phase 240-volt solar generator facilitating you to operate power-guzzling appliances during power outages. Mango Power mSocket Pro transforms Mango Power E to deliver 240V Split Phase output, doubling the rated power/ voltage/ capacity. Enhance the energy output further by linking two units of Mango Power E to run the most high-demand appliances by achieving a massive energy output of 6000W. 

mango power e for 240v

Get the mSocket Pro* accessory to connect two Mango Power E units and transform these into 240V split-phase for running heavy-duty appliances within moments

Don't miss out
Sign up to get email updates