Folomov EDC C1 (2019) review

Nichia E21A LED
400 lm output
1280 cd intensity
1 x 10440 Li-Ion battery

The Folomov EDC C1 (EDCC1) released in 2019. It uses Nichia E21A LED, OP reflector and 1 x 10440 Li-Ion battery. The powerful emitter in this flashlight provides up to 400 lm output, 1280 cd intensity, and a beam distance of 72 m.

This light has 5 modes of lighting. This light does not have memory function. It has a strobe function, which is one of the most effective self defense tools available.

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Folomov EDC C1 (EDCC1) specifications

NameEDC C1
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The aluminium body of flashlight treated with a Type III hard-anodized, anti-abrasive finish.

Weight24 g
Length70.9 mm
Head diameter14 mm
Materialaluminium alloy with HAIII hard-anodized finish


The emitter of EDC C1 manufactured by Nichia, a Japanese LED manufacturer. The EDC C1 has an orange peel (OP) textured reflector. Orange peel reflectors have smoother beams. It has an AR coated lens.

EmitterNichia E21A LED
Color temperature6500 K
LensAR coated glass
Switchmechanical rear


The throw is the calculated distance in meters at which the flashlight produces a light intensity of 0.25 lux. The candela per lumen (cd/lm) ratio can be used to determine if a flashlight has a spot or flood type beam. Well-focused spot beams can be over 100 cd/lm, tactical flashlights are typically between 20-100 cd/lm, and work lights are less than 10 cd/lm.

Flux400 lm
Intensity1280 cd
Throw72 m
CD/LM factor3.2


The EDC C1 is tactical strobe ready. The strobe light is disorienting to the person it is aimed at which makes it difficult for them to concentrate. It has the SOS beacon function for an emergency situation. The SOS flashes Morse code so you can signal for help when needed.

Modes5 modes
Mode memoryno
Ramping modeno


The EDC C1 cannot charge batteries directly. You may need an external charger to keep your battery going. This flashlight has a built-in low voltage protection (LVP) to prevent damage to the cell from over-discharge, so protected cells are not necessary. This light does not have temperature control feature.

Battery1 x 10440 Li-Ion battery
Battery indicatorno
Charger portno
Thermal regulationno


It comes with a battery. The battery must be fully charged before you first use your EDC C1.

Package contents10440 battery with microUSB
2 x spare o-rings

The performance of the Folomov EDC C1 flashlight is measured according to the ANSI / NEMA FL1 Standard 30 seconds after switching the light on. The ANSI/NEMA FL1 2009 Standard is a set of flashlight performance guidelines.

The specifications above are based on the official data published by the manufacturer, but we also take user reviews into consideration. If you found an error or something lacking in the specifications above for the Folomov EDC C1, then don’t hesite and signal the problem to us.

Folomov EDC C1 (EDCC1) pictures

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