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75 Watt Incandescent Equivalent, 18 Watt, 120 Volt Warm White Outdoor CFL Bulb

SKU: 135780 | Ordering Code: EL/O 18 OUTDOOR

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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
18 Watts

Incandescent/Halogen Equivalent

The wattage value of an incandescent or halogen lamp of similar brightness
 
Incandescent/Halogen Equivalent
75 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
Bullet

Base

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

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)
2.5

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)
6.2

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)
10,000

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)
1,100

CRI

Color Rendering Index is an international system used to rate a lamp's ability to render object colors. The higher the CRI (based upon a 0-100 scale) the richer and more accurately colors generally appear. CRI differences among lamps are not usually visible to the eye unless the difference is more than 3-5 points.
 
CRI
82

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

Energy Star Qualified

Energy Star is a program created jointly by the U.S, Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Department of Energy to help people save money and protect the environment by using energy-efficient electronics and appliances. Energy Star-qualified devices use less energy without compromising functionality.
 
Energy Star Qualified
Yes

Bulb Technology

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

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
Warm White
Description
 
Reviews
 
Q & A

Philips Marathon™ ENERGY STAR Qualified compact fluorescent lamp. Wet location rated, covered and sealed lamp perfect for any outdoor application. Resistent to both high and low outdoor temperatures.

  • Outstanding energy efficiency - provides equivalent or greater light to most 75 Watt incandescent lamps while using only 18 Watts of electricity

  • Outstanding life - 10,000 hour rated life is five to ten times as long as most incandescent lamps

  • Performance - brand name product at competitive price

NOT RECOMMENDED for use in enclosed fixtures or for use with control devices such as sensors or dimmers, may shorten lamp life

 

REVIEW SNAPSHOT®

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Philips75 Watt Incandescent Equivalent, 18 Watt, 120 Volt Warm White Outdoor CFL Bulb
 
4.8

(based on 11 reviews)

100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Long life (8)
  • Reduces energy costs (7)
  • Bright (6)
  • Runs cool (3)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Outdoors (10)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Quality oriented (8), Budget shopper (4)
      • Primary use:
      • Personal (10)

    Reviewed by 11 customers

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    5.0

    OMG! Can't belive I found it !

    By Muddy

    From New Mexico

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

      Cons

        Best Uses

          Comments about Philips 75 Watt Incandescent Equivalent, 18 Watt, 120 Volt Warm White Outdoor CFL Bulb:

          I bought two similar bulbs from an online company and both times, they showed up at my front door broke! These people know how to pack.

          • Primary use:
          • Personal
           
          5.0

          Great Bulb

          By Tony

          From Provo, Utah

          About Me Quality Oriented

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Bright
          • Long Life
          • Reduces Energy Costs

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • General Lighting
            • Outdoors

            Comments about Philips 75 Watt Incandescent Equivalent, 18 Watt, 120 Volt Warm White Outdoor CFL Bulb:

            The product was exactly as stated in the ad.

            • Primary use:
            • Business
             
            5.0

            Great for outdoors

            By kengineer

            From Waldorf, MD

            About Me Quality Oriented

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Easy to install
            • Environmentally sealed

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Outdoors

              Comments about Philips 75 Watt Incandescent Equivalent, 18 Watt, 120 Volt Warm White Outdoor CFL Bulb:

              So glad I found this bulb. It's best to use a bulb specifically rated for outdoor use.

              • Primary use:
              • Personal
               
              5.0

              I would buy this product again and again

              By Rhody Jim

              From Rhode Island

              About Me Quality Oriented, Value Oriented

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Bright
              • Long Life
              • Reduces Energy Costs

              Cons

              • No negatives

              Best Uses

              • Outdoors

              Comments about Philips 75 Watt Incandescent Equivalent, 18 Watt, 120 Volt Warm White Outdoor CFL Bulb:

              Used in four outside light fixtures.
              Very bright and durable.
              Last so long that I can't actually remember just how long they last!

              • Primary use:
              • Personal

              (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              Glad you switched back to Phlips

              By wjf010

              From Minneapolis, MN

              About Me Quality Oriented

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

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

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Outdoors

                Comments about Philips 75 Watt Incandescent Equivalent, 18 Watt, 120 Volt Warm White Outdoor CFL Bulb:

                My first Philips outdoor CFL lasted several years - even in harsh Minnesota winters. Last time I ordered to replace the Philips, the product was some generic piece of junk that only lasted one year. Glad to have Philips back. Please keep it available. If you need something cheaper for the value oriented consumer, or someone in a less harsh environment, I'm sure the generic was fine.

                • Primary use:
                • Personal
                 
                4.0

                I will buy this product again

                By Big Jim

                From Massapequa NY

                About Me Quality Oriented

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Long Life
                • Very long lasting

                Cons

                • None on this product

                Best Uses

                • I have light fixtures in
                • Outdoors

                Comments about Philips 75 Watt Incandescent Equivalent, 18 Watt, 120 Volt Warm White Outdoor CFL Bulb:

                I have three fictures in the upper roof soffits. These buls last a very long time. Changing the buls is a chore. I have used others and they did not last long at all

                • Primary use:
                • Personal
                 
                5.0

                Perfect Bulb

                By Johnny

                From New York

                About Me Quality Oriented, Value Oriented

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Long Life
                • Reduces Energy Costs

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Outdoors

                  Comments about Philips 75 Watt Incandescent Equivalent, 18 Watt, 120 Volt Warm White Outdoor CFL Bulb:

                  used on outside fixtures in front and sides of house

                  • Primary use:
                  • Personal
                   
                  5.0

                  Love these bulbs!

                  By Johnny Boy

                  From New York, New York

                  About Me Quality Oriented, Value Oriented

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Long Life

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Outdoors

                    Comments about Philips 75 Watt Incandescent Equivalent, 18 Watt, 120 Volt Warm White Outdoor CFL Bulb:

                    These are used in my two outdoor fixtures and they last forever and are bright enough for the whole block to see.

                    • Primary use:
                    • Personal
                     
                    5.0

                    75 WATT INCANDESCENT BULB

                    By theseasonalguy

                    From YARDLEY, PA.

                    About Me Value Oriented

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Bright
                    • Long Life
                    • Reduces Energy Costs

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Outdoors

                      Comments about Philips 75 Watt Incandescent Equivalent, 18 Watt, 120 Volt Warm White Outdoor CFL Bulb:

                      USE THE BULBS OUTSIDE OF HOUSE AT EITHER SIDE OF GARAGE. WAS INTRODUCED TO BULBS WHEN WORKING IN LIGHT BULB AISLE AT THE [...].

                      • Primary use:
                      • Personal
                       
                      4.0

                      Nice, bright light. Base up saps life.

                      By Stockmavn

                      From Western MA

                      About Me Like to lower power use

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Bright
                      • Reduces Energy Costs
                      • Runs Cool
                      • Starts way below zero

                      Cons

                      • Base up use shortens life
                      • Burns Out Quickly

                      Best Uses

                      • Outdoors
                      • Outdoors on digital timer

                      Comments about Philips 75 Watt Incandescent Equivalent, 18 Watt, 120 Volt Warm White Outdoor CFL Bulb:

                      Base up in porch light, burning about 6-8 hours per nite, bulb lasts about 2 1/2 years. Starts cold, and provides more than enough light. Fairly good value.

                      Service and delivery comments:

                      Well packaged and timely delivery.

                      • Primary use:
                      • Personal

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                      • Q:

                        id like to get this blub in 50-65k do that make them and can you get them
                        Asked on 9/1/2011 by allstarr from williamson wv 25661

                        2 answers

                        • CUSTOMER CARE

                          A:

                          This particular bulb is not available in 5000-6500K color temperatures. We do offer some compact fluorescent bulbs in the brighter color temps that can be used outdoors. These bulbs will need to be used in a protected or enclosed fixture. They can be found using the following link. http://www.bulbs.com/Covered,_Outdoor_&_Bug/Bright_White/results.aspx

                          Answered on 9/2/2011 by Product Support from Bulbs.com
                        • VERIFIED BUYER

                          A:

                          I was looking to purchase a 'whiter' light, but this model number is only available in 2700 Kelvin. I tried a 5000K so-called 'outdoor use' bulb, but it did not last anywhere near as long as this Philips model.

                          Answered on 11/16/2011 by Rhody Jim from Rhode Island
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