Score only. The Solar Review Inverter Assessment Criteria compares the Growatt-S solar inverter against the industries best known specifications. The result, a solar inverter comparison with no room for discretionary bias and the transparency you desire.  

Make and model:  Growatt-S. 

Variants:  0.75 / 1 / 1.5 / 2 / 2.5 / 3 kW.

  Manufacturer Supplied Module-level Optimisation Options.

  Single MPPTs.

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The following content for the Growatt-S solar inverter should be used as a guide only. Individual circumstances and compatibilities should always be taken into account when selecting the right solar inverter for any given installation. This content has been built using the Solar Review Inverter Assessment Criteria 2.0 or above based on available product specifications at the time of writing.  

Design.

Growatt

S Design; SUPERIOR
  • AC coupled battery compatibility with selected battery technology.
  • New release.
  • Fanless cooling.
  • 2018 DNV GL Top Brand Award.
  • VDE certified.
  • Standard design.
  • IP 65.

Features.

Growatt

S Features; GOOD
  • 1 MPPT.
  • LCD graphic interface.
  • Ethernet only.
  • Inbuilt DC isolator.
  • NO manufacturer supplied module-level optimisation options.
  • Manufacturer supplied module-level rapid shutdown options.
  • Manufacturer supplied expanded monitoring options.
  • MPPT only shadow management.
  • Remote access general data configuration.

Performance.

Growatt

S Performance; SUPERIOR
  • 97% European weighted efficiency.
  • Max temperature range -25°C (-13°F).
  • Min temperature range +60°C (-140°F).
  • Temperature derating 45°C (113°F).
  • Weight 6.4 kg (14lbs).
  • Noise emission max 25 dB (A).

Guarantee.

Growatt

S Guarantee; AVERAGE
  • 5-year parts warranty.
  • 5-year service warranty.
  • No authorised installer network.

Software.

Growatt

S Software; AVERAGE
  • ShineDesign monitoring.
  • iOS & Android app.
  • Alerts & fault diagnosis.

OVERALL.

Growatt

S Overall; GOOD
  • Design 3.6
  • Features 2.9
  • Performance 4.2
  • Guarantee 2.3
  • Software 2.5

Comparison.

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*AVG references industry average specifications.

Outstanding
[ 4.8 - 5 ] The pinnacle of certified specification.
Elite
[ 4.3 - 4.7 ] A rare calibre of technology produced by the industry elite.
Superior
[ 3.8 - 4.2 ] Specifications which are exceedingly superior to that of the industry average.
Very Good
[ 3.3 - 3.7 ] Advanced technology against the industry average.
Good
[ 2.8 - 3.2 ] Better than the industry average is that of which strives a portion better.
Average
[ 2.3 - 2.7 ] A score within this bracket is considered the industry average specification.
Ordinary
[ 1.8 - 2.2 ] Considered below the industry mainstream average.
Poor
[ 1.3 - 1.7 ] There's better, there's also worse.
Inferior
[ 0.8 - 1.2 ] Far below the modern industry average.
Awful
[ 0.3 - 0.7 ] Possesses specifications which are absent or unverified by a certified testing institute.
Avoid
[ 0 - 0.2 ] Unlikely for technology manufactured in the modern era.
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