Suniva Optimus 60 Black

Suniva Solar Panel

Suniva is the leading American manufacturer of high energy-efficiency, competitive cost solar cells and solar modules. Known globally for their high-quality solar products, and patent for low-cost manufacturing technology, Suniva’s solar panels are long-term and reliable in performance. Suniva’s solar panel manufacturing process ensures that customers get the highest solar power and excellent value in every solar product made by Suniva. Suniva continues to make milestones in renewable energy research and sets a high standard in the global PV market.

Optimus® modules are known for superior quality and long-term energy reliability. These high-powered solar modules consist of Suniva’s premium ARTisun® Select solar cell technology and are designed and manufactured in the U.S.A. using pioneering ion implantation technology. Suniva’s high power-density Optimus solar modules provide excellent energy performance and value.

Suniva solar panels contain premium ARTisun Select cell technology – over 19%. Sunviva extensively tests solar energy materials to ensure their Marine grade aluminum framework.  The Suniva Optimus 60 Black has anodized coating and carries a solar industry leading linear warranty: 10 year warranty on workmanship and materials; 25 year linear energy performance warranty, delivering 80% power at STC.


Electrical Data (Nominal)

The rated power may only vary by +/- 2.5 Wp and all other electrical parameters by +/- 5%.

Model Number OPT 265-60-4-1B0 OPT 270-60-4-1B0 OPT 275-60-4-1B0 OPT 280-60-4-1B0
Power classification (Pmax) 265 W 270 W 275 W 280 W
Module efficiency (%) 16.33% 16.63% 16.95% 17.26%
Voltage at max power point (Vmp) 30.70 V 31.00 V 31.50 V 31.90 V
Current at max point (Imp) 8.64 A 8.70 A 8.74 A 8.78 A
Open Circuit Voltage (Voc) 38.30 V 38.40 V 38.60 V 38.80 V
Short circuit current (Isc) 9.12A 9.18A 9.28A 9.31A

The electrical data apply to standard test conditions (STC): Irradiance of 1000 w/m2 with AM 1.5 spectra at 25 degrees celsius.

Characteristic Data

Type of Solar Cell High efficiency ARTisun select cells of 156 x 156 mm (6 in.)
Frame black anodized aluminum alloy
Glass tempered (low iron), anti-reflective coating
Junction Box NEMA IP67 rated; 3 internal bypass diodes
Cables and connectors 12 AWG (4 mm2) PV wire cable with multiple connector options available, cable length approx. 1000 mm)


Cells/Module 60 (6 x10)
Module dimensions 1652 x 982 mm (65.04 x 38.66 in)
Module Thickness (depth) 40 mm (1.57 in)
Approximate weight 17.9 +/- 0.25 kg (39.5 +/- 0.5lb)


Max. system voltage 1000 VDC for IEC, 1000 VDC for UL
Max series fuse rating 15 amps
Operating module temperature -40 degrees Celsius to +85 degrees Celsius
Storm resistance/static load Tested to IEC 61215 for loads of 4500 Pa (1300 psf); hail and wind resistant

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