How to Buy: A19 LED Light Bulbs
What are A19 Bulbs?
A-Shape or general service bulbs are likely the light bulb we are all most familiar with. Its shape is so ubiquitous that its likely the first form factor you think of when someone says "light bulb".
Starting January 2012, 100 Watt incandescent A-Shape bulbs will not be available for sale in retail. This phase-out will continue and finish with 40 watt bulbs in January 2014.
A19 LED Replacements
Much of the progress made over the past few years has been focused on developing and perfecting the A19 LED. The opportunity is enormous with over 6 Billion bulbs in service worldwide.
We offer two primary types of A19 LED Light Bulbs, choosing the right type will ensure the best overall experience/performance:
- XLEDIA X Series
Directional bulbs are perfect for recessed cans or any place where a directional light source is desired. Their 180 Degree and below beam cut off is perfect for this application as no light is wasted. As a result, they can out-perform their omni-directional cousins with less lumens/power consumption.
This greater efficiency however is sacrified when they are used in a table lamp or floor lamp that takes advantage of an Omni-Directional beam.
- Philips AmbientLED A19
- Philips EnduraLED A19 L Prize Winner
- Lighting Science Definity A19 V1 and V2
- Sylvania Ultra LED A19
- LEDnovation EnhanceLite A19
- FEIT Omni-Directional
- DesignoLux 360
Omni-Directional LED are a recent innovation. For the first time these bulbs allow for the replacement of incandescent lamps with a similar if not identical beam pattern. Omni-Directional LED Bulbs are perfect for table lamps utilizing a lamp shade. They are however not as effective as directional LED when installed in recessed cans.
EarthLED has an ever evolving selection of best A19 LED lighting at the best pricing online, shop below: