Super bright LED flashlights, more commonly known as torches are by far brighter than the regular incandescent flashlight bulb. Super bright LED flashlights may come in many variations with different numbers of LED bulbs installed. But LED flashlights also vary in brightness depending on a user’s need for the flashlight. The brightness of an LED flashlight is measured by Lumens. The LED flashlights commercially available in the marketplace today give out between ten to a hundred lumens of brightness. So that one has a clear picture of lumens, imagine your whole kitchen with all its’ lighting fixtures, that is equivalent to 12,000 lumens. Also with LED bulbs, you can use it for many years without having to replace the LED bulb in the flashlight.
There are super bright LED flashlights commercially available today. The most recent super bright LED flashlight available in the market today is the one that gives out 742 lumens, the kind of light that LCD overhead projectors use. Other super bright flashlights may have more LED bulbs installed and one can adjust the brightness or dimness of the flashlight when they opt how many bulbs will be turned on. But in choosing super bright LED flashlights, one has to consider the lumens output, rather than the number of LED bulbs installed. One LED bulb can be as bright as ten LED bulbs.
One great feature of having a super bright LED flashlight or torch is that it will give bright light using simple AA or AAA batteries. The LED flashlight will also run longer on these batteries than the regular incandescent bulb flashlight. The brightness of an LED flashlight depends on the power output from its energy source. Super bright flashlights used by policemen use about three watts. The lumens or bright light of these police flashlights are at ninety lumens. The power input and output also determines the hours that you can use your batteries with the LED flashlights.
It is advisable to have two flashlights when camping outdoors. The smaller flashlight can be used so that when you are looking for something, you don’t have to wake up everybody in the tent. Another function with LED torches in case you don’t want to bring an extra flashlight is to set it to “dim”. Most LED flashlights have a switch to either set to dim or bright light. The dim light can be used in order to conserve the batteries. But even dim lights in LED flashlights can be brighter than the regular incandescent bulb flashlight. Having a super bright LED flashlight doesn’t mean that you have to carry extra batteries. The LED flashlight can run as much as ten times longer on batteries than the regular incandescent bulb flashlight.
The super bright LED flashlight may be a bit more expensive than the regular incandescent flashlight but it can be worth it when it comes to its use. Getting a LED flashlight can save you money in the long run because you don’t have to replace the batteries as often as you would with regular incandescent bulb batteries and the LED bulb can last as long as ten years so you don’t have to worry about its’ bulb burning out.