Goal Zero Lighthouse 400
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Pros You can choose between 360 and 180 degrees of light, dimmer switch, no batteries, fuel or mantles, light, can power a smartphone sometimesRubber-tipped legs, dimming feature, dual metal hooks for hanging, durableVery long battery life, tough and durable, provides a nice soft diffused lightDurable, packed with features, water resistant, floatsCompact and lightweight, charges other devices, versatile for individual use
Cons USB port for charging a smartphone is erraticCould be brighter for large groups, replaceable batteries run out quicklyGlow-in-the-dark doesn't work very well, hook on the bottom is not very sturdy, hard to reattach bottom after replacing batteriesCan't fully adjust the amount of light output, limited to four settings, smallDifficult to hang, need outlet or battery pack to charge
Bottom Line Simple, efficient, and able to charge other products with its USB outletIf we could only choose one lantern, this would be itUnmatched battery life in a traditional, durable lanternSweet little lantern that's tough as nails, magnetic and floatsA tiny, lightweight flashlight and lantern with USB charge in and out
Rating Categories Goal Zero Lighthouse 400 Black Diamond Apollo 30-Day Duro Glow Streamlight The Siege Lighthouse Micro Charge
Brightness (40%)
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Specs Goal Zero... Black Diamond Apollo 30-Day Duro Glow Streamlight The... Lighthouse Micro...
Weight (with batteries) 17.60 oz 10.19 oz 29.28 oz 9.14 oz 3.10 oz
Rechargeable? Yes Yes No No Yes
Manufacturer run time (hours) 48 hrs (low) 2.5 hrs (high) 24 hrs 30 days (low) 22 hrs (high) 7 hrs (low) 37 hrs (high) 170 hrs (low) 7 hrs (high)
Lumens 400 225 700 200 (Lantern) 150; (Flashlight) 120
Size (inches) 4.5 x 5 x 6.5 9.5 x 3.3 x 5.3 7.2 x 3.75 2.4 x 2.4 x 5.4 4 x 1.75 x 1.2
Number of batteries 1 3 3 3 1
Battery type Li-ion NMC AA D AA Rechargeable
Waterproof rating "Not waterproof" IPX 4 "Water resistant" IPX7 IPX6
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