This Philips 3-Way bulb offers three distinct levels of light when used in a lamp with a 3-way socket. At it's lowest level it will draw 5 watts of electricity, producing 450 lumens of light (a 29-40w incandescent equivalent). The middle setting will use 8 watts of electricity, producing 800 lumens of light (a 43-60w incandescent equivalent). At its highest setting it will consume 18 watts of electricity, producing 1600 lumens of light (a 72-100w incandescent equivalent).
- 2700 degree Kelvin warm white light
- Omnidirectional (light will be projected in all directions)
- 25,000 hour life (22.8 years when used 3 hours per day)
Prior to installing this light bulb, turn power off to the socket at the switch. If it had previously been on allow the existing light bulb to cool. Unscrew the existing light bulb by turning counter clockwise. Install this new light bulb by turning it clockwise until it is secure in the socket. Do not over-tighten.
|ENERGY STAR Certified||Yes|
|Bulb Type||General Use|
|Bulb Base||Medium (E26)|
|Power Consumption (Watts)||18|
|Rated Life (Hours)||25,000|
|Color Rendering Category||Good|
|Color Temperature (Kelvin)||2,700|
|Color Temperature Category||Soft White|