Olight Headlamps for camping, hiking and running
According to Wikipedia: A headlamp is a lamp attached to the front of a vehicle to illuminate the road ahead. Headlamps are also often called headlights, but in the most precise usage, headlamp is the term for the device itself and headlight is the term for the beam of light produced and distributed by the device.
With the huge difference between daytime and nighttime traffic fatalities, whether you're heading to a remote area or just taking your dog for a night walk, with a good headlamp you will never be stuck in the dark and you can avoid traffic accidents. Olight has a range of best headlamps for any outdoor adventure. With a long-lasting battery and bright beam for many years of use.
What is the most important thing to you about headlights?
You don't have to spend a fortune to get a headlamp that gets the job done. Remember, you get what you pay for! Please choose a brand with after-sales service. Buying quality equipment will cost more initially, but it will last longer and maybe more efficient. Would you buy a headlamp that only worked for three months?
Lumens and beam distance are the most important specifications to help you determine the brightness of your headlamps for different usage scenarios. If you are a frequent night hiker, choose a headlight with a higher lumen count and a longer beam distance. If you only need one headlight to walk the dog, lower lumens are usually more affordable and will work too. If you need to check your utility meter at night or fix your car, 300 lumens is enough.
Rechargeable vs non-rechargeable
Rechargeable batteries are more environmentally friendly and reduce battery waste, are more economical for a long time, and are a very good choice for home backup emergency lighting. Non-rechargeable batteries last longer but cost more and waste more in long-distance outdoor travel environments where rechargeables are not available. If you're looking to buy a rechargeable headlamp, we recommend opting for the Olight up to 4000mAh rechargeable headlamp. For headlamps with standard batteries, we usually use long-life lithium batteries, which are more efficient than alkaline batteries.
If you just need a basic light for everyday lighting, then a minimalist headlamp will do. For those who need a brighter light for night camping or riding, you need to carry a more powerful and heavier thing, and weight is not your primary consideration.
Next, I will introduce Olight a few highly recommended headlamps, there will surely be something you like.
Perun 2 Headlamp
BEST ULTRALIGHT HEADLAMP
WEIGHT: 5.68 oz (161 g)
MAX LUMENS/BEAM DISTANCE: 2,500 lumens./ 544 ft（166m）
BURN TIME LOW/HIGH:
120 lumens-18 hours
30 lumens-66 hours
5 lumens-12.5 days
OLIGHT PROMISE: 30-day money-back guarantee, 5-year warranty
PROS: Multifunctional, Proximity Sensor, Hands-free Experience, Rechargeable, long-range, super bright, waterproof, SOS function
BOTTOM LINE: If you’re looking for a headlamp with SOS function, super-bright, but want something lighter and more compact, Perun 2 Headlamp is your match. A high-quality headlamp you can afford that fits comfortably on your forehead. It's a high-quality, affordable option that's also very comfortable on the forehead. With a maximum output of 2,500 lumens, the Perun 2 is so bright that it can be used not only as a right-angle headlamp but also as a powerful EDC. When it detects an obstacle nearby, it will reduce the brightness and power off within 1 minute to prevent overheating. For attaching to a magnetic base, stainless steel pocket clips and an adjustable headband with silicon switches let you work with your hands-free. This is an excellent choice for ultralight backpackers in need of a dependable headlamp that will easily cover most situations.
Array 2S Headlamp
BEST HEADLAMP FOR RUNNERS & WALKERS
MSRP: $ 79.95
Weight: 4.62 oz (131g) (Including battery pack and headband)
MAX Lumens/ Beam Distance:1,000 lumens/459 ft (140 m)
Burn Time Low/ High: 13.5hrs./ 4hrs.
PROS: Ultralight, Compact, Rechargeable, 3 Light Sources & SOS Mode, Non-touch Hand Wave Control, Super Bright & Powerful Headlamp, Ample Power To Go, Thoughtful Safety Taillight, IPX4 waterproof
Bottom Line: Olight Array 2S Headlamp is the most comfortable headlamp on the market with its smooth headband and ergonomic design sitting flush on the forehead. Array 2S is our top choice for activities like running since it’s ultralight and doesn’t bounce or slip-on impact. The burn time of this rechargeable headlamp is relatively long, so it’s best suited for evening walks or mountain climbing at night. Flood + spotlight, floodlight, red light, and even SOS; providing you with 10 different useful settings and mode memory for convenient outdoor use.Left/right wave to switch mode and up/down wave to change brightness. Quickly switch modes and brightness to help you deal with emergencies promptly. Illuminating up to 140 meters with a 1000-lumen beam of LED light and its weightless, elastic, and sweat-proof headband that is adjustable by 60°; will conquer most outdoor tasks. Featuring a customized 2600mAh battery that ensures 30 hours of runtime and is conveniently charged via a popular Type-C port without disassembling. The red indicator on the battery pack also serves as a safety taillight, alerting pedestrians and drivers
MORE: If you’re looking for more lumen power, Perun 2 Headlamp is brighter.
Perun Mini Kit Headlamp - Black
BEST BUDGET-FRIENDLY HEADLAMP
WEIGHT: 1.83oz / 52g (including battery)
MAX LUMENS/BEAM DISTANCE:1,000 lumens./328 ft (100 m)
BURN TIME LOW/HIGH: 85 minutes/4.5 days
PROS: Tiny But Mighty, long burn time, easy to use, Multifunctional, Magnetic Rechargeable Charging
BOTTOM LINE: Perun Mini Kit Headlamp is a simple, long-lasting option for an unbeatable price. If you just need a headlamp to meet basic needs, this is your good choice. Thumb-sized, very light, and portable. The maximum output is 1,000 lumens. With the 60-degree swivel velcro patch, you can attach it to clothes, backpacks, or hats in multiple ways to get the desired angle for maximum convenience. Equipped with a USB magnetic charging cable, providing an easy and fast charging experience. As far as its function is concerned, the sex ratio is still very high. It's perfect for backpacking, camping, emergencies, working from home, hiking at night, or anything else.
Olight Product Guarantee
We fully understand how difficult it is for you to find a brand you can trust, and Olight has spared no effort in creating high-quality and reliable illumination tools. We promise that Olight will practice "continuous technology and product innovation" under the guiding principle of "customer-centricity" to provide an "excellent customer experience" in all aspects. Here are some of the reasons why you can trust us:
At Olight, quality comes first. All products undergo rigorous functional testing as well as visual and functional inspections before shipment.
For Olight, products are our foundation and innovation is the foundation. Get better performance through user experience enhancements. Meet various application needs of customers and enrich user scenarios.
To consolidate after-sales service, we provide free shipping, a 5-year warranty, 30-day money-back guarantee. In order to give back to our customers, we have always attached great importance to membership benefits. "surprise gift" service is one of the core features of Olight’s "customer-oriented" brand promise.
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