Led fixtures provide long life and better performance than traditional fixtures. Typical life for LED fixtures is 50,000 hours and going all the up to 100,000 hours. Warrantees are now another huge advance with 5, 7 & even ten years available. Newer fixtures also often come with a selectable switch that allows you to choose from 3 or four wattages and colors making it easier for consumer’s to customize there application.
For most exterior applications you can use this chart as a guide. These are the most common color temperatures found with LED fixtures.
|2700K||Very Warm White|
|3500K||Warm White / Light White|
|4000K||Cool White - Most often used in office's|
|5000K||Bright White - Good for exterior & security lighting|
|6500K||Daylight - Exterior lighting - Slightly Blue in color.|