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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 Light distribution, Claimed life (yrs.), Works with dimmer, Type, Warm-up time, Works with fully enclosed fixtures, Color rendering index, Light color, Efficiency, Brightness and Frequent on and off performance. 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

ratingsUtilitech 100W Soft White CFL (Lowe's) Reviews
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Utilitech 100W Soft White CFL (Lowe's)
Type: General purpose 100-watt equivalent bulbs
Summary:
 
 
The Utilitech 100W Soft White CFL (Lowe's) Lightbulb has the following features: Works with fully enclosed fixture and Outdoor not exposed to moisture.
ratingsCree 9.5-Watt (60W) A19 Warm White Dimmable LED Reviews
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Cree 9.5-Watt (60W) A19 Warm White Dimmable LED
Type: General purpose 60-watt equivalent bulbs
Summary:
 
 
The Cree 9.5-Watt (60W) A19 Warm White Dimmable LED 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.
ratingsPhilips 19.5 Watt (120W) PAR38 Bright White LED Flood Light Reviews
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Philips 19.5 Watt (120W) PAR38 Bright White LED Flood Light
Type: Flood/reflector 90- to 120-watt PAR38 equivalent bulbs
Summary:
 
 
The Philips 19.5 Watt (120W) PAR38 Bright White LED Flood Light Lightbulb has the following features: Dimmable and Outdoor not exposed to moisture.
ratingsTCP 17W PAR38 Flood LED Reviews
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TCP 17W PAR38 Flood LED
Type: Flood/reflector 90- to 120-watt PAR38 equivalent bulbs
Summary:
 
 
The TCP 17W PAR38 Flood LED Lightbulb has the following features: Dimmable, Works with electronic timer, Outdoor not exposed to moisture, Outdoor use when used base up, Works with photo cell and Works with motion sensor.
ratingsUtilitech Soft White PAR38 90W 75232 (Lowe's) Reviews
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Utilitech Soft White PAR38 90W 75232 (Lowe's)
Type: Flood/reflector 90- to 120-watt PAR38 equivalent bulbs
Summary: This model has been tested by our experts.
 
 
The Utilitech Soft White PAR38 90W 75232 (Lowe's) Lightbulb has the following features: Works with fully enclosed fixture and Outdoor not exposed to moisture.