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  • Overall Rating: 4
  • Price: 5
  • Quality: 2
  • Ease Of Use: 5
  • Usefulness: 4
Bright light, but doesn't last that long – T10 1W 12V White Light Car Turning Signal Light Bulb (2-Pack) Reviews

posted by mortenaune on 07/20/2010 Certified Owner

Involvement:General (knows how to use it) - Ownership:more than 1 month

Yes, the brightness from this bulbs are as bright as advertised. I've tried some other LEDs (not from DealExtreme), and they are not as bright as this.
+ Bright light
+ Cool white
+ Cheap!
I've bought 8 LEDs in total, 2 of them do not longer work (after a month or so) and 1 is flickering. I use them as parking bulbs in my car, so it could be due to the variation in the voltage.
- Build quality could be better: The soldering on the pins are easily destroyed if bent (sometimes necessary to make contact in the socket)
- One of my 8 LEDs are flickering
Mind that the beam is consentrated in a forward beam and not spread. This could be both an advantage or a disadvantage, whatever your use would be.
Remember they are polar sensitive (as all LEDs), so you might turn them around in the socket to make them work the first time.
They are cheap, they are bright and the white color is very white – but you should be prepared that they don't last that long.
But to this price, you should buy some spares to swap the faulty ones.


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