Brightest LED Flashlight Review and Buying Guide 2017

When it is time for you to purchase an LED flashlight, definitely, you will look for a quality product that generates enough light to brighten up a very dark place. In other words, the brightness of the light is an important factor to consider buying a LED flashlight. LED flashlights differ in their light brightness and intensity. Some products deliver the brightest light that can dispel darkness. Such LED flashlights can also be used as weapons of defense because their light is so bright and intense that it can blind an attacker. Based on the available features and also on the testimonies of previous consumers as well as on the amount of light generated, the products reviewed below are the brightest LED flashlights available on the market.

Acebeam X60M 3 x CREE MT-G2 Q0 10000 Lumen LED Flashlight

Acebeam X60MAcebeam X60M is one of the brightest flashlights with LED bulb. This flashlight is capable of dispelling the darkness of the night turning midnight into noon. Besides its amazing brightness, it is equipped with other desirable features that differentiate it from other products in the market. First, it is available in a streamlined body design. With such a design, it can fit into different types of traveling bags and luggage; thus offering an impressive portability. Its beam is highly focused and goes as far as the eyes can see. The designers of the product take into consideration the safety problem of traditional direct charging flashlight through its innovative design on the circuit. It features overheat automatic adjustment function which stops charging the battery automatically when it becomes faulty or when it detects any overheat. To ensure the safety of the users, the product is equipped with a unique suction magnetic charging interface which automatically disconnects when an external force is detected. It also is created with the latest Cree MT-G2 LED cutting edge technology. It has a compact design, small dimension and lightweight. Thus, traveling with it will not constitute much problem.


  • It delivers quality and the brightest light capable of turning the night into noon.
  • It is very portable thanks to its streamlined body, compact and lightweight design.
  • It is safe to charge this product.
  • It is created with quality materials which give it an amazing durability.


  • It is expensive.

KssFire® High Power 7x Cree Xm-l T6 LED 8500 Lumen – Brightest Rechargeable LED Flashlight

KssFireWith 8500 lumens, KssFire is rated as one of the brightest LED flashlights with that you should opt for if you need a powerful flashlight capable of dispelling the darkness of the night and turning it into noon. The product has a solid construction and thus, it will last for many years if you are able to purchase one. The flashlight can be used under different outdoor environment and situations such as night patrol, car repair during a car breakdown at night, night walk, camping and others. It can be used under rain because the aluminum alloy and other materials used in creating it are water resistant. It is shock proof and thus, you can use it to break the window during emergence and it will still be functioning. It features a hard-anodized finish, free-scratch and anti-abrasive. The flashlight can also be used as a weapon of defense against an attacker or an intruder. In the first instance, it is very hard and you can use it to fight an intruder. Secondly, it generates intense light which can blind an attacker at least temporary providing you an opportunity for escape. It features three modes, namely, strobe, low and high. It uses 18650 rechargeable Li-ion battery with IC Protection.


  • With a weight of 1.6 pounds, this product is available in a lightweight design.
  • Its battery charging system is highly efficient.
  • It delivers bright light which can turn darkness into light.
  • It is highly durable thanks to the material used in creating it.
  • It can be used to fight an intruder or aggressor.
  • It does not encounter overheating problem.


  • Its runtime is not very impressive. For a long time usage, you may need another flashlight.

Trustfire 7x Cree Xm-l T6 8500 Lumen LED Flashlight Torch

TrustfireTrustfire tr-j18 flashlight torch is a product of 1.5 with a dimension of 8.9 x 1 x 2.2 inches and yet it delivers a very bright light with its 7 x CREE XM-L T6 LED. The color of light delivered is white. It has a solid and durable construction thanks to the aircraft grade aluminum alloy used in creating it. With the metal construction, you can use it as a weapon for self-defense. It will also be useful to you during emergence situation as it is strong enough to break a glass window in order to create an escape way. The product is an excellent option for people working in outdoor environment at night or for campers. The good news about this product is that it can be used under adverse weather conditions including under rain because it is waterproof. It has a strong resistance against scratch. It is also shock-proof and thus even if a child throws it on the ground either knowingly or unknowingly, the internal fragile parts will be protected thanks to the hard-anodized finish it has. It can be powered with a different kinds of batteries giving users multiple choices battery types to choose from. The battery types that you can choose from are 2 x 26650 of 3.7v capacity, 3 x 18650 of 3.7v capacity, 3 x 26650 of 3.7v capacity, 2 x 18650 of 3.7v capacity. It has a switch located at the tail of the product. It provides users with 5 switch modes which include SIS/11 strobe/low/middle and high. The battery is also lockable.


  • TrustFire tr-j18 is a durable product thanks to its solid construction with aircraft grade aluminum alloy.
  • It has a great visual appeal.
  • It does not weigh much and thus, it can be included into travel bags and luggage without increasing your luggage.
  • It has wide application because it can be used under a number of environments.


  • It may not run at the maximum 8500 lumen unless you use 3amps to run it. In other words, you will be getting less than what is advertised.

LingsFire® Super Bright 7 X CREE XM-L T6 U2 LED Bulb 8000 Lumen 18650 Rechargeable Flashlight

LingsFireBesides delivery the brightest light, this product has amazing durability thanks to the high durable aluminum alloy used in creating it. It is made to be used under any weather condition. Whether it is raining, snowing or the sun is shining, you will be able to utilize the product. It is a battery powered torchlight just like other flashlight but unlike other flashlight, it can be powered with different types of battery. You have choices to make in this regard. The lens is made from a coated glass for clearing light during difficult weather such as heavy rain. It comes with CREE XM-L T6 Led bulb which is one of the best that you can find in the market. It has three modes switch which includes strobe/high/low with the ability to generate 8000 lumens. The product is good to be used for traveling thanks to its compact design. It weighs only 450g and has a dimension of 130mm (length) x 59 (body diameter) x 59mm (bezel diameter).


  • It makes a perfect companion for traveling thanks to its lightweight and compact dimension. Though it is small in size but it is pen size flashlight.
  • It is all weather flashlight.
  • It is highly durable
  • It is a great visual appeal.


  • The reflectors are smaller and thus the light does not go very far.
  • The light is not very eye friendly because it is somewhat blue in color.

Nitecore Tiny Monster TM26 XM-L2 U3 4000 Lumen LED Flashlight With AA Keychain Flashlight

Nitecore TM26Nitecore Tiny Monster TM26 Quad Ray uses XM-L2 U3 LED. It is one of the brightest flashlights on the market thanks to its ability to deliver 4000 lumen. It is powered by 4×18650 l-ion battery. But you can also power it with 8 pieces of CR123A batteries. The package do not come with any battery. It is safe to use this and it has a very nice charging system which makes charging to be safe and efficient. The intelligent charging circuit of the battery charging system is safe and efficient. The product does not experience any overheating thanks to the thermal protection circuit it comes with. It offers eight switchable brightness levels and modes to suit different requirements. It also makes it to be suitable for use under different environment. It comes with a patented user-friendly interface provided by the innovation single button two-stage switch that it comes with. The product is built in compliance with IPX-8 standards and thus it is waterproof. It is available in a durable construction thanks to the aerospace-grade aluminum alloy used in creating it. The runtime depends on the mode used. The lower the mode, the higher the runtime is.


  • It is the smallest flashlight with the brightest light.
  • It offers five different brightness modes.
  • It has multiple purpose. Apart from serving as a LED light to dispel darkness, it can be used to fight aggression.
  • Two different types of batteries can be used to power the flashlight.
  • Its CREE XM-L U2 LEDs has a high lifespan of 50,000 hours.
  • It can be used when it is raining or snowing.
  • It is a very small and lightweight product.


  • It does not come with any battery. Thus, it is not ready to be used when purchased. So, you have to purchase from the batteries before you will be able to use it.

FENIX RC40 Cree XM-L U2 3500 Lumen Rechargeable LED Flashlight

FENIX RC40FENIX RC40 is a strong and reliable LED flashlight that delivers 3500 lumen output with a beam that is 90 degree wide. The light can span a distance of 710 meter. As a rechargeable LED flashlight, it makes use of 7.4V/7800mAh rechargeable Li-ion battery. The product is used for outdoor use and field operations thanks to the long-run time it delivers. It is capable of maintaining constant brightness thanks to the digitally regulated output it comes with. It is a durable flashlight which can be used for defense against an attacker or for breaking of windows during emergency situation. Constructed with aircraft-grade aluminum, the product can last for years. It has a slit-resistant and anti-roll body design. It has a strong resistance against abrasion thanks to its type III hard-anodized finish. The lens of the flashlight is very strong, ultra-clear and given anti-reflective coating. For convenience and quick use, it features a dual switch on the head. It is available in a lightweight design which makes it a suitable flashlight for travels and camping.


  • It can be used under diverse environments and for multiple purposes such as camping, home use, car emergence tool during car breakdown and others.
  • It is highly durable.
  • It delivers intense and bright light capable of brightening up the darkness of the night.
  • It is neither weighty nor lengthy and thus, it can fit into your luggage.
  • It has a great look thanks to its anodized finish.


  • This product has not got much reviews from previous consumers as of the time of this write up and its ugly side has not been reported.


Each of the products reviewed above is strongly made and delivers enhanced bright light. You can use any of them to deal with unexpected situation such as having a flat tire at night, unexpected power outage, window breaking during emergence and others. You need one at home for your home use. You can also keep one in your car tool box for unexpected car breakdown at night and similar situations. Besides, they come with other features that give them an edge over other products in the market. It is a good investment of money and time to purchase any of them.