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Store Your Power With BYD HVS Battery

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BYD HVS Battery

Usable Capacity
5.12kWh – 12.8kWh

Enclosed Protection Rating


Power Options
Single-Phase or Three-Phase

Supported Applications
Solar self-consumption
Back-up power
Off-grid capabilities

10 years

Up to 38.4kWh

Cell Technology
LFP (Lithium Iron Phosphate)

585mm x 298mm x 945 – 2110mm

91kg – 205kg

Floor mounted

BYD HVS Battery Features.

Fully Modular

The BYD HVS system is fully modular with stacking up to 5 modules to get 12.8kWh and add up to 3 units in parallel to get up to 38.4kWh!

Any Weather Ready!

Able to Operate in Temperatures of -10c - 50c

(Lithium Iron Phosphate)

BYD use the safest and most advanced chemistry for their solar batteries. Moving away from colbat has many benefits including environmental.

Small, But Powerful!

Each BYD HVS battery Module is only 38kg each and have an easy built in connector for ease of use

Easy Configuration

Simply download BYD's "Be Connect" app to configure your unit!

Powering the Future: Victorian Government Offers Interest-Free Solar Battery Loans for Sustainable Energy Solutions

Solar Victoria solar battery loans will reduce the upfront cost of installing a solar battery, with repayments made over a four-year period.

There are 4,500 interest-free loans of up to $8,800 available in 2023-24.

Eligibility Criteria
As a Victorian householder, you could be eligible for a solar battery loan if you meet the following eligibility criteria:

you are the owner-occupier of an existing property where the system is to be installed
the combined household taxable income of all owners is less than $180,000 per year
the property is valued at under $3 million
the property address has not previously received a solar battery rebate
the property has a solar panel system with an inverter capacity equal to or greater than 5kW,or will have one installed in conjunction with the solar battery installation.
the energy storage solution has a capacity equal to or greater than 6kWh and is listed on Solar Victoria’s battery product list and the property does not have an existing energy storage system.
pre-approval is obtained from your Distributed Network Service Provider (DNSP) to safely connect a battery to the grid the owner/s agrees to receive information from their Distribution Network Service Provider about taking part in battery trials to maximise the value households get from them.
Battery storage may not be suitable for all households and circumstances, and we recommend doing research as the first step on your battery journey, to check if a battery will be suitable for your household. The solar battery rebate is not available to homes under construction.

You should begin your research now and contact an authorised retailer when you are confident a battery is the right investment for your home.

Read more about Victorian Government battery loans here.

FAQ's About BYD HVS Battery

BYD’s battery has a warranty of 10 years. However, this is just the warranty that is covered. It’s more than likely your battery will last longer than this. We estimate the battery to last at least 15 years. Within this time, you should have seen a significant return on investment from your solar battery. 

The BYD can be configured to be part of an off-grid system but works as on-grid but also can act a backup power unit and can supply 4.5kW continuously.

BYD batterties are up there with some of the best solar batteries you can buy in the Australian market. They have a fantastic warranty and have a good track record in other electrical fields like BYD vehicles. 

One area that gives BYD a huge advantage is their chemistry. They use LFP chemical make up of the battery which is deemed much safer than colbat or any other chemical make up. This means that they are the safest battery you can buy on the market. 

BYD Batteries are designed and manufactured in China to the highest standard, BYD is able to back up their commitment to quality with their 10 year warranty.

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