LED technology has improved the four-wheel drive way, and absolutely it is a best influence. LEDs has lots of advantages like operating in a cooler temperature, drawing less energy, lasting for a pretty long time and not as fragile as halogen elements, etc. Without annoying warm-up time to get the light started as HID, LED does not need any external ballasts. But how do you know where to start when it comes to choosing and purchasing a set of your own LED driving lights? As so many manufacturers and importer sell LED driving lights these days, it is about time that we sat down and have a deep look at the range of lights available.
As mentioned above, driving lights are called driving lamps or most-often headlights. No matter what they are called, they are designed for one specific purpose, which is to illuminate the road in front of the vehicle in low visibility and darkness. The driving light will be different depending on the vehicles’ age and style, but most normally, there are two kinds of LED driving lights, round or square.
Nowadays, as requirements of the customers for more new model LED lights, Auxbeam has posted more new models for customers to choose. And this 5″ 80W Square Cree off road LED driving light can be your new choice for your vehicles.
This LED driving light has 8pcs 10W high power Cree LEDs which is extremely bright even in daytime. With 60degree flood beam pattern and high transmission lens, the light distance of one light can be up to 500m. Drawing only 80W, this driving light can be operated the LED driving light in a 12V, 24V or 48V system as long as that voltage falls within 9-60V. Measured by 5.5in long, 7.1in wide and 3.75in high, this LED driving light can give out 6000K pure white light, which is like a sun specially equipped for your vehicle. With IP 68 rate construction, this LED driving light has great performance of waterproof, dustproof, quakeproof. As it is made of die-cast aluminum housing and suitable heat design, it has greatly dissipate heat. This LED driving light can be used wildly in ATV, Project Vehicles, Jeep, SUV, Excavators, wheel Loaders, Truck, Tractor, as well as heavy equipment, etc.
Due to many vehicles are equipped with HID lights when they were once made in the factory, many drivers do not know the importance of equipping LEDs on their vehicles. So there is a comparison below to show you the difference.
|Energy Efficiency||100+ Lumen/Watt(It is advertised, but not accurately )||100+ Lumen/Watt|
|Durability||Fragile-has moving parts, glass bulbs, and filaments||Heavy- duty-has no electrode or filament shock &vibration resistant|
|Lifetime||15,000 to 25,000 hours||100,000 hours|
|Lumen Depreciation||Moderately high||Low|
|Color Tolerant||-0F||-30F (instant on)|
|Performance||Requires5-10minute warm-up time, creates light in all directions||Turns on instantly, no flickering, creates focused light|
|Color Temperatures||Few Options(3000 to 5000K)||Multiple Option (2700 to 6500K)|
|Color Rendering||5 to 93 CRI||Average 80 to 85 CRI|
|Warranty||Usually 1 to 2 years||Usually 5 years|