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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 color, Warm-up time, Light distribution, Brightness, Frequent on and off performance, Actual 3K or 12.5K hr color rendering index, Efficiency, Actual 3K hr warm-up time (sec.), Claimed life (hr.), Type and Actual 3K or 12.5K hr brightness (lumens). 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, Outdoor not exposed to moisture, Works with semi enclosed fixture and Pay back time.
ratingsLG A19 7.5 40W Reviews
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LG A19 7.5 40W
Type: General purpose 40- to 50-watt equivalent bulbs
Summary:
 
 
The LG A19 7.5 40W Lightbulb has the following features: Works with electronic timer, Works with semi enclosed fixture, Works with photo cell, Works with motion sensor and Pay back time.
ratingsToshiba A19 40W LDAB0827WE6USD Reviews
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Toshiba A19 40W LDAB0827WE6USD
Type: General purpose 40- to 50-watt equivalent bulbs
Summary:
 
 
The Toshiba A19 40W LDAB0827WE6USD Lightbulb has the following features: Works with electronic timer, Outdoor not exposed to moisture, Works with semi enclosed fixture, Works with photo cell, Works with motion sensor and Pay back time.
ratingsPhilips EcoVantage 72-Watt (100-Watt) A19 Soft White Dimmable Halogen Reviews
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Philips EcoVantage 72-Watt (100-Watt) A19 Soft White Dimmable Halogen
Type: General purpose 100-watt equivalent bulbs
Summary:
 
 
The Philips EcoVantage 72-Watt (100-Watt) A19 Soft White Dimmable Halogen Lightbulb has the following features: Dimmable, Works with fully enclosed fixture, Works with electronic timer, Outdoor not exposed to moisture, Works with semi enclosed fixture, Works with photo cell, Works with motion sensor and Pay back time.
ratingsSamsung A19 60-Watt Warm White Reviews
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Samsung A19 60-Watt Warm White
Type: General purpose 60-watt equivalent bulbs
Summary:
 
 
The Samsung A19 60-Watt Warm White Lightbulb has the following features: Dimmable, Works with electronic timer, Outdoor not exposed to moisture, Works with photo cell, Works with motion sensor and Pay back time.