FlashlightChart.com
Acebeam

Acebeam H15 2500lm In-depth review, Pros and Cons

Cree XHP70.2 LED
2500 lm output
4540 cd intensity
1 x 18650 Li-Ion battery

The Acebeam H15 (H15) released in 2018. It uses Cree XHP70.2 LED, OP reflector and 1 x 18650 Li-Ion battery. The powerful emitter in this headlamp provides up to 2500 lm output, 4540 cd intensity, and a beam distance of 135 m.

The H15 headlamp is designed to provide hands-free light. It lets the user to have both hands free for other tasks while having a focused light source. This light has 5 modes of lighting. The lack of mode memory means you need to adjust the flashlight's settings each time you turn it on. It has a strobe function, which is one of the most effective self defense tools available.

Acebeam H15 (H15) pictures

Acebeam H15 / H15 photo 1.
Acebeam H15 / H15 photo 2.
Acebeam H15 / H15 photo 3.
Acebeam H15 / H15

We base the specifications below on the official data published by the manufacturer, while also considering user reviews. If you found an error or something lacking in the specifications for the Acebeam H15, then tell us.

Acebeam H15 (H15) specifications

BrandAcebeam
NameH15
TypeH15
Rating
Rated 4 / 5 based on 1350 user votes.
Launch2018
Formheadlamp

This headlamp lets you aim the beam where you need it. It gives better sight and cuts the risk of accidents or mistakes.

Body

Weight50 g
Length112 mm
Body diameter20.8 mm
Head diameter24 mm
Materialaluminium alloy with HAIII hard-anodized finish
Colorsblack
sand

The H15 is small, compact, and designed for ultra-portability. A balanced flashlight has even weight. It can be more comfortable to hold for longer and reduce hand fatigue. The aluminium body of the H15 has excellent thermal conductivity. This means it can effectively dissipate heat generated by the flashlight's components. Flashlight makers widely use HAIII coating. It is durable, resists corrosion, and improves grip. It also looks good. The H15 flashlight is available in assorted colors: black, sand.

System

EmitterCree XHP70.2 LED
Color temperature5000 K, 6500 K
ReflectorOP
Lenstoughtened AR coated glass
Switchelectronic front, rotary front

Cree is a US-based LED manufacturer. It is well-regarded for its high-quality products and innovation in lighting. Color temperature is a characteristic of light. It is used to quantify the color appearance of light sources. The designers of the H15 incorporated an orange peel reflector to enhance the beam. It does this by diffusing the light from the light source. The AR coating reduces the loss of light due to reflections, allowing more light to pass through the lens.

The H15 flashlight has multiple switch options. They can be useful, adding versatility and convenience to using the flashlight. The flashlight has electronic switches. They have many benefits and extra features compared to mechanical switches.

Performance

Flux2500 lm
Intensity4540 cd
Throw135 m
CD/LM factor1.82

With 2500 lm, the H15 flashlight will offer a brighter and more powerful beam of light. The H15 flashlight has 4540 cd. It provides a much brighter and more intense beam. The throw is the distance in meters at which the flashlight produces a light intensity of 0.25 lux. The cd/lm factor is the candela-to-lumen ratio. It shows how concentrated a light source's output is.

Software

Modes5 modes
Mode memoryno
Ramping modeno
Strobeyes
SOS/Beaconyes

A flashlight's modes are different output settings or brightness levels. They can be chosen to meet different needs and preferences. The H15 flashlight has a strobe function. It produces a rapid, repetitive flashing of light. The SOS signal is commonly used in outdoor adventures or survival scenarios.

Features

Battery1 x 18650 Li-Ion battery
Battery indicatorno
Charger portno
LVPyes
Thermal regulationyes
ProtectionIPx8
AUX LEDsno
Magneticno

The Acebeam H15 flashlight is powered by 1 x 18650 Li-Ion battery. The H15 cannot charge batteries. You may need an external charger to keep your battery going. The flashlight detects when the battery's voltage has dropped to a certain level. Then, it reduces or cuts off the power. The built-in thermal control adjusts brightness output to prevent overheating. The "8" in the IPx8 rating means the highest level of protection. It is against water ingress.

Accessories

Package contents18650 battery
2 x spare o-rings
clip
headband

It comes with a battery. The battery must be fully charged before you first use your H15. The clip is useful to keep the light secured in your pocket. Replacing worn or damaged O-rings helps a lot. It keeps up the flashlight's durability and performance.

According to the ANSI/NEMA FL1 Standard, we measure the performance of the Acebeam H15 flashlight 30 seconds after switching on the light. The ANSI/NEMA FL1 2009 Standard is a set of flashlight performance guidelines.

If there’s information about the Acebeam H15 that you would like to see on this site, then write to us.

FlashlightChart.com / Flashlights / Acebeam / Acebeam H15 (2018)