Buying guide: which Fenix flashlight?
Fenix makes many different LED-flashlights, all divided into different collections. Each collection focuses on a design feature, a specific type of use or a certain user. Because abbreviations such as ‘PD’ or ‘LD’ might not mean that much to you, we decided to list the best collections or lights for the purposes most common.
Fenix TK series
For demanding professionals
The Fenix TK LED-flashlights were designed keeping the most extreme circumstances in mind. The Fenix TK-collection has flashlights with strong and clear beams that have enough reach both far and wide. This collection is highly recommended for users who are looking for a reliable flashlight in a demanding situation.
Fenix PD series
Fenix PD: compact hulks. In terms of light-output the flashlights from the PD collection are true hulks. Most flashlights in this collection work with Lithium CR123A batteries. These batteries will last up to 10 years and can withstand low temperatures, making them perfect for irregular use or in cold circumstances. These flashlights are true hulks and yet you don’t have to be a hulk yourself to use this flashlight because of its compact size. This makes this flashlight incredibly versatile.
Fenix LD series
These compact LED-flashlights are perfect for normal use. In the LD-collection you will find, amongst others, flashlights with AA and AAA batteries. The wide availability of these batteries make these flashlights perfect for travelers looking for a good flashlight. But, of course, not only travelers will benefit from the compact size and easily replaceable batteries. This collection is also really appreciated by professionals and outdoor enthusiasts.
Made for everyday use
LED flashlights from the Fenix E-Series are perfect when you are looking for a flashlight you want to carry with you at all times. After all, the lights can easily be taken with you and are also easy to use. In addition, for this entry-level collection the price-quality ratio is absolutely unrivalled.
Fenix HP series
Powerful head torches with external battery holder
Characterizing for the Fenix head torches in the HP collection are the external casings of the batteries. The battery casings are not carried on the forehead but, for instance, on the back of the head, or on a belt. Most models in this collection use one or multiple 18650 batteries. The high battery capacity with the excellent construction quality make these extremely reliable head torches for professional and long-term use.
Fenix HL series
Optimal balance between weight and performance
Head torches that focus on compact size, low weight and a sturdy design. This collection of head torch has models that work with AA, AAA and CR123A batteries. The HL head torches are slightly different from the HP-head torches because the batteries are carried on the forehead. The optimal ratio between weight and performance make these head torches the perfect choice for, for instance, athletes.
Fenix BC series
Compact, easy to mount and high performance
If you are looking for a high-performance bicycle light you should definitely consider the Fenix BC-series. Compared to the BT-models the battery casing has been placed in the light. The bicycle lights are mounted to the handlebars by means of a quick-action coupling. This system also enables you to quickly remove the light from your bike to take it with you wherever you might go.
Fenix CL series
Atmospheric lights and camping lights
All lights in the CL-series are lanterns that can rotate up to 360 degrees. In addition, they weigh next to nothing, are sustainable and can handle a couple drops of water. Lanterns can easily be used as stationary lights to light up a room. These lights are perfect for atmospheric light on the terrace or inside a tent. But there is more! Several models have additional practical features such as glow in the dark buttons to make sure you can easily find them in the dark.