Let me guide you through the best flashlight reviews, for what I believe are the top 10 Flashlights on the market right now. I’m going to split the flashlights into 3 categories; entry level flashlights, mid-range flashlights, high end flashlights and finish with my personally favourite.
Best Entry Level Flashlights
This is a fantastic entry level flashlight. It’s extremely tough, super bright, you have the option of using 3xAA batteries or using a single 18650 Li-ion rechargeable battery, it comes
with a beam focus and 5 light setting’s (SOS, Strobe, Low, Medium, High)
This flashlight is designed to be almost indestructible and has water resistance. The durability
is backed up with a 1 years manufacture’s return policy.
This flashlight is great for those emergency situations due to the fact that you don’t have to
worry about checking the batteries are top up. So, if you are looking for a flashlight for a
power outage or to keep in the glove box of your car this is a no brainier.
One minute of hand cranking will power the flashlight for up to 110 minutes and one hour in direct sunlight will provide light for up to 140 minutes.
It’s waterproof up to 5 meters and has a brightness rating of 8 lumens.
With a super bright Cree LED at its
heart and a rechargeable built in battery, this flashlight is a great all round product. The IP65
rating ensures rain or snow is not going to effect this flashlight. It comes with light settings;
Ultra-bright, bright, medium, low, flashing and SOS. There is also a zoom / beam focus.
This a great starter entry level torch and due to the built in rechargeable battery, it is perfect for anyone looking for a ready to go product.
Best Mid Range Flashlights
The world famous Mag-lite was going to show its head somewhere on this list and here we
have it, the LED 3 cell D battery flashlight is a twist on the classic. Now utilising a LED bulb
but still with the size and build quality Mag-lite are famous for. The flashlight has a very
usable 168 lumen output and features water resistance and a limited lifetime warranty. This
flashlight can and will last you years and years to come.
Well what can I say about this torch that can beat the fact it’s the world best-selling
flashlight. Upgraded, its features are incredible and the flashlight should not be overlooked. With a
beam range of 300 meters on full power, a patented focus system for near and far objects,
three power options high, medium and low. The flashlight maximises the energy from the 4 AAA batteries by using an energy efficient
CREE LED light chip, that offers the user up to 24 hours of light on low power mode. The
flashlight also comes with a 7 year warranty so you know you are in safe hands with the
This flashlight is my party piece, if I am honest, the size / power is out of this world. It can fit
in the palm of your hand but punches well above its size. The flashlight has a built in clip, so
can be attached to a bag or helmet for hands free use. It comes with a micro USB
rechargeable battery and can generate 600 lumens.
The flashlight features a low battery warning, multiple beam modes, a pocket clip as
mentioned, a magnetic tail cap and holes for a lanyard, I really do love this pocket rocket
Best High End Flashlights
If you need a flashlight you can truly rely on in all conditions this is the flashlight for you. Its
build, size and power are nothing short of ground breaking. The flashlight is designed with
extreme in mind, with an output of 1100 Lumens and a beam distance of 800 meters. This
flashlight is just perfect for searching, law enforcement, security, hunting and the outdoors.
The flashlight comes in a rigid container with its 3 x 18650 li-ion batteries, chargers and belt
pouch for easy carrying. The waterproof rating is IPX8 so can be submerged in water up to 2
With 2600 lumens in you are hand you are going to feel like a god with this outstanding
flashlight. You will have a beam range of up to an incredible 1,300 meters (that’s almost a
mile!!). On its lower power setting you can benefit from a run time of 1200 hours from 4 x 18650 Li-Ion batteries.
The flashlight is IPX8 waterproof (2 meter submerged), comes with a belt carry attachment
and is finished in a hard wearing anti-abrasive coating.
The flashlight that law enforcement officers and soldier’s choose. With its powerful 1116
lumens output and range of 417 yards it’s perfect for anyone looking for a dependable
flashlight that’s tired and tested by our service professionals, there are some fantastic features
on this flashlight including a rotary selection tap, so you are able to select the mode you
require before turning the flashlight on. The flashlight is supplied with a single 18650 Li-ion rechargeable battery, lanyard, charger and a holster. This flashlight fits perfectly in your hand and I highly recommend it.
Reviewer’s Choice Flashlight
The Klarus XT12GT Flashlight is packed with so many features I really don’t know how they
sell it at this price. With 1600 lumens and a beam range of 603 meters its crazy powerful, a
convenient magnetic charging point, self-locating base, seal to prevent water, dirt and sand
ingress. This incredible torch also features a mode selection switch for pre choice of lighting before the flashlight is turn on and an intelligent multi-colour battery indicator light to show the
amount of battery power remaining.
Please follow and like us: