Need A Surge Protector. Is This A Good Surge Protector For Me? Tags: Laptops Hard Drives Surge Protector Last response: August 26, 2013 6:51 PM in Other Consumer Electronics Share Shpati August 21, 2013 6:20:22 AM I need a wall mount surge protector for my laptop (Asus n61jq) and a 2 TB hard drive. Those two will always be on there. But I also might have some handhelds connected too, like a Nintendo ds and a smartphone. I was thinking about buying this one: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B000JE7GPY?ie=UTF8&for... If you don't think that is a good one for me (or too expensive for my needs), give me some recommendations. More about : surge protector good surge protector americanaudiophile a b D Laptop August 26, 2013 10:02:15 AM The surge protector in the link provides little protection but not bad for its price. I would suggest a unit with battery backup if you will be leaving the laptop and HD on 24/7. Maybe something like this. http://www.officemax.com/technology/cables-surge-batter... Shpati August 26, 2013 6:51:48 PM americanaudiophile said:The surge protector in the link provides little protection but not bad for its price. I would suggest a unit with battery backup if you will be leaving the laptop and HD on 24/7. Maybe something like this. http://www.officemax.com/technology/cables-surge-batter...it won't be on 24/7. They will be off at least 6 hours a day. I just need something that protects the hardware. I don't care if I lose my unsaved work. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedDo i need a good surge protector for this power supply? Forum SolvedIs this surge protector good? Forum SolvedIs this a good surge protector? Forum SolvedAnyone got a good surge protector to recommend? Forum What surge protector specs do I need? Forum SolvedDo I need a surge protector for my psu? Forum SolvedTurning off Surge Protector-Good/Bad? Forum How to Pick a Good Surge Protector for a High End Gaming System Forum do i really need a surge protector or ups? Forum Need a UPS or a surge protector for a high end PC Forum Need advice on which surge protector/UPS to purchase Forum Good Surge Protector/conditioner advice? Forum Looking for a good quality surge protector? Forum need a surge protector to screw into a desk Forum Surge Protector Really Needed? Forum Solved$9,000 surge protector Forum SolvedCould a faulty surge protector/wall socket cause graphic issues? Forum Solvedsurge protector strip tripping the home CB? Forum SolvedShould I get a surge protector for my computer? Forum SolvedIs a power strip labeled as being a surge protector any better than a regular power strip with a fuse? Forum More resources !