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40 Watt, 120 Volt A19 Soft White Long Life Bulb

SKU: 168690 | Ordering Code: 40A/WL (120V)

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Product Details

Brand

Philips

Energy Used

A rating, expressed in watts, to indicate the rate at which a lamp consumes energy. Also known as wattage value.
 
Energy Used
40 Watts

Volts

A measure of "electrical pressure" between two points. The voltage specification of an incandescent lamp is the electrical "pressure" required to drive it at its designed point. The "voltage" of a ballast (e.g. 120 V) refers to the line voltage coming from the power source and is connected to the ballast.
 
Volts
120

Bulb Shape

The description of the general appearance of a lamp/bulb consists of a letter(s) followed by a number. The letter indicates the shape of the bulb and the number relates to the diameter of the bulb in eighths of an inch. For example, a common household bulb is the A-19. The bulb is "A" shape and the diameter would be nineteen 8ths of an inch, or 2 3/8".
 
Bulb Shape
A-19

Base

The end (or ends) of the lamp that fits into the socket.
 
Base
Medium (E26)

Class and Filament

A designation used to describe the shape or structure of the filament in an incandescent or halogen light bulb. Most commonly used for specialty products like rough service and antique replica lamps.
 
Class and Filament
C, CC-6

Diameter (in)

Light bulbs: a measurement of a bulb's width taken at the widest point of the bulb. Fixtures: the measurement across the widest point of a circular fixture.
 
Diameter (in)
2.375

Length (in)

Also referred to as "Maximum Overall Length" (MOL). For light bulbs, it measures the length of a light bulb, from the top of the bulb to the bottom of the base or pins and is typically expressed in inches. For light fixtures and ballasts, it applies to the total horizontal length of the item.
 
Length (in)
4.44

Average Rated Life (hr)

A measurement of the average length of time, between first use and the point when 50% of the lamps tested have stopped functioning, , using an operating cycle of 3 hours on, 20 minutes off.
 
Average Rated Life (hr)
1250

Brightness (Lumens)

A rating of the inital light output of a bulb, rated after 100 hrs of operation. Lumens are a measure of how much light falls on one square foot of area, one foot away from the light source.
 
Brightness (Lumens)
495

Color Temperature (Kelvin)

An expression of the hue of the light emitted, measured in degrees Kelvin. Usually expressed by a four digit number followed by (k), such as 2700k. Higher temperatures indicate whiter, "cooler" colors, while lower temperatures indicate yellower, "warmer" colors. Some common Kelvin temperature benchmarks are 2700k (warm white), 3500k (neutral white), 4100k (cool white), 5000k (bright white), and 6500k (daylight).
 
Color Temperature (Kelvin)
2700K

Osram Sylvania

An Osram Sylvania brand-specific product number for an equivalent item and is provided for the purpose of cross-referencing.
 
Osram Sylvania
10939 - 40A/DLSW/4PK/RP 120V

Bulb Technology

The technology implemented by the bulb, e.g. incandescent, halogen, LED
 
Bulb Technology
Incandescent

Bulb Finish

The surface finish of a bulb, which may affect the quality of the light emitted.
 
Bulb Finish
Opaque

Bulb Color

The color of the light produced by a bulb
 
Bulb Color
Soft White

Dimmable

Indicates whether a bulb can be dimmed in conjunction with a suitable dimmer control.
 
Dimmable
Yes
Description
 
Reviews
 
Q & A

Philips 40 Watt, 120 Volt, Soft White, traditional lamp design with aluminum medium screw base

  • Traditional incandescent design provides outstanding color rendering

  • Soft white color perfect for creating a more inviting atmosphere

4 Pack (multi-pack priced per each bulb)

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Philips40 Watt, 120 Volt A19 Soft White Long Life Bulb
 
4.8

(based on 5 reviews)

100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Bright (3)
  • Long life (3)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • General lighting (3)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Budget shopper (4), Quality oriented (4)
      • Primary use:
      • Personal (5)

    Reviewed by 5 customers

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    5.0

    Soft light as advertised

    By Muduck

    From Carlsbad, CA

    About Me Quality Oriented

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Bright
    • Runs Cool

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • General Lighting
      • Small Lamps

      Comments about Philips 40 Watt, 120 Volt A19 Soft White Long Life Bulb:

      Great for table lamps & mood lighting where lower lighting is wanted

      • Primary use:
      • Personal
       
      5.0

      Just right for romance

      By Gumshoe

      From Shreveport, LA

      About Me Quality Oriented, Value Oriented

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Bright enough
      • Long Life

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Small Lamps

        Comments about Philips 40 Watt, 120 Volt A19 Soft White Long Life Bulb:

        A 40 watt bulb is perfect as a night light or just reading in bed without too much glare. The new "energy efficient" ones just can't replace the glow of a soft incandescent light.

        • Primary use:
        • Personal
         
        4.0

        Basic and reliable.

        By LightSabre

        From Atlanta GA

        About Me Quality Oriented, Value Oriented

        See all my reviews

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Long Life

        Cons

        • Overpriced

        Best Uses

        • Fan light fixture

        Comments about Philips 40 Watt, 120 Volt A19 Soft White Long Life Bulb:

        Basic and reliable low wattage option.

        • Primary use:
        • Personal

        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        totally satisfied

        By Sailor9

        From Kissimmee, FL

        About Me Quality Oriented, Value Oriented

        See all my reviews

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Bright
        • Long Life
        • Reduces Energy Costs
        • Runs Cool

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • General Lighting

          Comments about Philips 40 Watt, 120 Volt A19 Soft White Long Life Bulb:

          general lighting

          • Primary use:
          • Personal
           
          5.0

          [...]

          By estopusdeo

          From oak harbor ohio

          About Me Value Oriented

          See all my reviews

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Bright

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • General Lighting

            Comments about Philips 40 Watt, 120 Volt A19 Soft White Long Life Bulb:

            Great price have not had a chance to use long enough to check out long life claims

            • Primary use:
            • Personal

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