Light and Motion Urban 350
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NiteRider Lumina 750
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Price $28.06 at Amazon$213.49 at Amazon$99.95 at Amazon$140 List$95 List
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Pros 360-degree swivel, amber side lights add to visibility, easy on and off at the bike rack, excellent beam qualityGreat beam distance and quality, lasts four hours in high modeWide even beam pattern, bright, illuminated on/off button, swivel mountWide, even beam pattern, multiple blinking modesBright, wide and even beam pattern, illuminated on/off switch, easy on and off handle bars, good value
Cons Not an especially bright or long beam, short battery lifeVery heavy, expensive and time-consuming to install and removeBeam could be more even/less narrow, battery life on the short sideMinimal swivel, short battery lifeShort (1.5 hour) battery life
Bottom Line Although this light has a 360 degree swivel, its not very bright and has a short battery lifeThis is your go to light for quality and distance of beamThis light is bright, swivels nicely and even has an illuminated on/off switchAlthough it has a shorter battery life, it has a wide even beam with multiple blinking modesThis light not only is a great value but it has a super bright and even beam pattern
Rating Categories Light and Motion Urban 350 NiteRider Pro 1800 NiteRider Lumina 750 Cygolite Expilion 850 NiteRider Lumina 550
Brightness (40%)
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8
Beam Quality (25%)
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Portablity (15%)
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Specs Light and Motion... NiteRider Pro 1800 NiteRider Lumina 750 Cygolite Expilion... NiteRider Lumina 550
Max Beam Distance (m) 110 m 175 m 180 m 147 m 146 m
Battery Life (hours) 1.5 hrs 3.8 hrs 1.7 hrs 1.4 hrs 1.5 hrs
Battery Type USB Recharge USB Recharge USB Recharge USB Recharge USB Recharge
Mount Options Handlebar Handlebar Handlebar/Helmet Handlebar/Helmet Handlebar/Helmet
Installation Attached Tool-free Tool-free Tool-free Tool-free
Swivel Mount Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Weight 120 g, 4.2 oz 500 g, 17.6 oz 182 g, 6.4 oz 174 g, 6.1 oz 180 g, 6.3 oz
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