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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 Actual 3K hr warm-up time (sec.), Claimed life (hr.), Warm-up time, Actual 3K or 12.5K hr color rendering index, Type, Brightness, Light distribution, Light color, Frequent on and off performance, Actual 3K or 12.5K hr brightness (lumens) and Efficiency. 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.
ratingsMiracleLED Un-Edison 60W Equivalent Frost Reviews
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MiracleLED Un-Edison 60W Equivalent Frost
Type: General purpose 60-watt equivalent bulbs
Summary:
 
 
The MiracleLED Un-Edison 60W Equivalent Frost Lightbulb has the following features: 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.
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 semi enclosed fixture, Works with photo cell, Works with motion sensor and Pay back time.
ratingsSylvania 14W A19 75W LED Dimmable Reviews
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Sylvania 14W A19 75W LED Dimmable
Type: General purpose 75-watt equivalent bulbs
Summary:
 
 
The Sylvania 14W A19 75W LED Dimmable Lightbulb has the following features: Dimmable, 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 83-Watt (120W) PAR38 Halogen Dimmable Flood Reviews
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Philips EcoVantage 83-Watt (120W) PAR38 Halogen Dimmable Flood
Type: Flood/reflector 90- to 120-watt PAR38 equivalent bulbs
Summary:
 
 
The Philips EcoVantage 83-Watt (120W) PAR38 Halogen Dimmable Flood Lightbulb has the following features: Dimmable, Works with fully enclosed fixture, Works with electronic timer, Outdoor not exposed to moisture, Outdoor use when used base up, Works with semi enclosed fixture, Works with photo cell, Works with motion sensor and Pay back time.