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Consumer Reports Reviews Lightbulbs

Consumer Reports is the best place to come to find expert Lightbulb reviews. We review different types of Lightbulbs. Our Lightbulb reviews will help you decide what Lightbulb is best for you.

Consumer Reports Lightbulb reviews will provide you with recommended models based on the combination of price and performance. You can also subscribe for our Lightbulb ratings where you will see our Lightbulb reviews on Color rendering index, Brightness, Works with fully enclosed fixtures, Works with dimmer, Type, Efficiency, Light color, Claimed life (yrs.), Frequent on and off performance, Warm-up time and Light distribution. You will also see Consumer Reports take on each model of Lightbulbs that we review. This is a quick summary of what we think works well for this model, and possibly what doesn't.

After reading reviews of the Lightbulb you are interested in you can compare models, review our list of the Lightbulb's features and specifications, read user reviews and submit your own review of a Lightbulb. We also have up to date Lightbulb blogs featuring Consumer Reports First Look for new models and Lightbulb news our experts think will help you make the best purchase.

Lightbulb Reviews from Consumer Reports

ratingsSylvania 15W BR30 LED Dimmable Reviews
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Sylvania 15W BR30 LED Dimmable
Type: Flood/reflector 65- to 90-watt equivalent bulbs
Summary:
 
 
The Sylvania 15W BR30 LED Dimmable Lightbulb has the following features: Dimmable, Works with electronic timer, Outdoor not exposed to moisture, Works with photo cell and Works with motion sensor.
ratingsEcoSmart 12-Watt (60W) A19 Bright White 183210 (Home Depot) Reviews
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EcoSmart 12-Watt (60W) A19 Bright White 183210 (Home Depot)
Type: General purpose 60-watt equivalent bulbs
Summary:
 
 
The EcoSmart 12-Watt (60W) A19 Bright White 183210 (Home Depot) Lightbulb has the following features: Dimmable, Works with electronic timer, Outdoor not exposed to moisture, Works with photo cell and Works with motion sensor.
ratingsIkea Ledare E26 LED1014G9 (Ikea) Reviews
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Ikea Ledare E26 LED1014G9 (Ikea)
Type: General purpose 40- to 50-watt equivalent bulbs
Summary:
 
 
The Ikea Ledare E26 LED1014G9 (Ikea) Lightbulb has the following features: Dimmable, Works with fully enclosed fixture, Works with electronic timer, Outdoor not exposed to moisture, Works with photo cell and Works with motion sensor.
ratingsLG PAR38 E26 Warm White Reviews
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LG PAR38 E26 Warm White
Type: Flood/reflector 60- to 75-watt PAR38 equivalent bulbs
Summary:
 
 
The LG PAR38 E26 Warm White Lightbulb has the following features: Works with electronic timer, Outdoor not exposed to moisture, Works with photo cell and Works with motion sensor.
ratingsEcoSmart 60Watt Soft White (Home Depot) Reviews
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EcoSmart 60Watt Soft White (Home Depot)
Type: General purpose 60-watt equivalent bulbs
Summary: This model has been tested by our experts.
 
 
The EcoSmart 60Watt Soft White (Home Depot) Lightbulb has the following features: Works with fully enclosed fixture and Outdoor not exposed to moisture.