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Fenix PD40R v3.0: Just Powerful

Luminus SFT70 LED
3000 lm output
60954 cd intensity
1 x 21700 Li-Ion battery

The Fenix PD40R v3.0 (PD40RV3) released in 2023. It uses Luminus SFT70 LED, SMO reflector and 1 x 21700 Li-Ion battery. The powerful emitter in this flashlight provides up to 3000 lm output, 60954 cd intensity, and a beam distance of 494 m.

The PD40R v3.0 flashlight is an essential tools for emergency preparedness. In disasters or blackouts, when electricity is unavailable, a flashlight is crucial. It helps you navigate dark areas. This light has 4 modes of lighting. The memory function is a nice feature, the light will remember the last used mode. It has a strobe function, which is one of the most effective self defense tools available. This Fenix USB rechargeable flashlight comes with versatile charging options.

Fenix PD40R v3.0 (PD40RV3) pictures

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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 Fenix PD40R v3.0, then tell us.

Fenix PD40R v3.0 (PD40RV3) specifications

BrandFenix
NamePD40R v3.0
TypePD40RV3
Rating
Rated 4 / 5 based on 247 user votes.
Launch2023
Formflashlight

The PD40R v3.0 flashlight allows you to light dark areas. It helps you find hazards or stop threats by shining light on them.

Body

Weight198 g
Length143 mm
Body diameter26 mm
Head diameter34 mm
Materialaluminium alloy with HAIII hard-anodized finish
Colorsblack

This 198 g flashlight is slightly heavier than most handheld flashlights. But, it is still at a reasonable weight. Consider the length of the flashlight. It should fit comfortably in your chosen way to carry it. The aluminium body of the PD40R v3.0 has excellent thermal conductivity. This means it can effectively dissipate heat generated by the flashlight's components. The HAIII process makes a hard and wear-resistant surface on the aluminum. This makes it more resistant to scratches, abrasions, and impacts. The PD40R v3.0 flashlight comes in a stylish black color.

System

EmitterLuminus SFT70 LED
Color temperature6500 K
ReflectorSMO
Lenstoughtened AR coated glass
Switchrotary front

Luminus is a US-based LED manufacturer. In the lighting industry, it has gained recognition as reputable. Color temperature is a characteristic of light. It is used to quantify the color appearance of light sources. The PD40R v3.0 has a smooth reflector. The right reflector focuses light well. It gives you a better hotspot, and it throws better. The AR coating reduces the loss of light due to reflections, allowing more light to pass through the lens.

Performance

Flux3000 lm
Intensity60954 cd
Throw494 m
CD/LM factor20.32

With 3000 lm, the PD40R v3.0 flashlight will offer a brighter and more powerful beam of light. 60954 cd represents an extremely high level of brightness for a flashlight. 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

Modes4 modes
Mode memoryyes
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 flashlight has mode memory. It remembers the mode you were using when the light was last turned off. It stays in that mode when you turn it on again. Strobe mode on PD40R v3.0 flashlight produces a rapid, repeated flashing of light. The SOS signal is an international distress call. It indicates an urgent need for help.

Features

Battery1 x 21700 Li-Ion battery
Battery indicatoryes
Charger portUSB Type-C
LVPyes
Thermal regulationyes
ProtectionIP68
Impact resistance1.5 m
AUX LEDsno
Magneticno

The Fenix PD40R v3.0 flashlight is powered by 1 x 21700 Li-Ion battery. A battery indicator is a feature. It shows the remaining power level of the flashlight's battery. The PD40R v3.0 flashlight can charge from a USB power source. This source can be a wall adapter, computer, power bank, or car charger. 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 "6" in the IP68 rating shows the level of protection. It's against solid objects, like dust and foreign particles. The "8" in the IP68 rating means the highest level of protection. It is against water ingress. This flashlight can withstand impacts. They can be up to 1.5 m without causing much harm.

Accessories

Package contents21700 battery
USB Type-C cable
clip
lanyard
nylon holster
spare o-ring

It comes with a battery. The battery must be fully charged before you first use your PD40R v3.0. The holster keeps your flashlight secure. It provides a reliable and easy way to do this when not in use. The clip is useful to keep the light secured in your pocket. Attaching a lanyard to your PD40R v3.0 flashlight provides an additional layer of security. It reduces the risk of accidental drops or loss. 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 Fenix PD40R v3.0 flashlight 30 seconds after switching on the light. The ANSI/NEMA FL1 2009 Standard is a set of flashlight performance guidelines.

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