Klarus XT12GT (2019) review
The Klarus XT12GT (XT12GT) released in 2019. It uses Cree XHP35 HI LED, SMO reflector and 1 x 18650 Li-Ion battery. The powerful emitter in this flashlight provides up to 1600 lm output, 90902 cd intensity, and a beam distance of 603 m.
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. The XT12GT flashlight is rechargeable easily via USB port.
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Klarus XT12GT (XT12GT) specifications
The aluminium body of flashlight treated with a Type III hard-anodized, anti-abrasive ﬁnish.
- 159 g
- 161.5 mm
- Body diameter
- 25.4 mm
- Head diameter
- 45.2 mm
- aluminium alloy with HAIII hard-anodized finish
The emitter of XT12GT manufactured by Cree, a US-based LED manufacturing company. The XT12GT has a smooth reflector. The properly focused smooth reflector gives you a more cohesive hotspot and therefore throws better. It has an AR coated lens.
- Cree XHP35 HI LED
- Color temperature
- 6500 K
- toughtened AR coated glass
- mechanical rear, mode pedal 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.
- 1600 lm
- 90902 cd
- 603 m
- CD/LM factor
The XT12GT has mode memory. Mode memory means that the light will remember the mode you were using when the light was last turned off, and when you turn it on again. The XT12GT 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.
- 4 modes
- Mode memory
- Ramping mode
The battery indicator lets you know when the battery is low, charging, or fully charged. This flashlight can charge the battery with an integrated charger, and it works with any USB power source. 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. The built-in thermal control automatically adjusts brightness output to prevent overheating.
- 1 x 18650 Li-Ion battery
- Battery indicator
- Charger port
- magnetic USB
- Thermal regulation
- AUX LEDs
It comes with a battery. The battery must be fully charged before you first use your XT12GT. The package includes a holster to safely store your flashlight. The lanyard prevents accidental loss of the flashlight.
- Package contents
- 18650 battery
magnetic USB charger cable
The performance of the Klarus XT12GT 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.
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