Nextorch TA30 Max 2100lm In-depth review, Pros and Cons

Cree XHP50.2 LED
2100 lm output
15625 cd intensity
1 x 21700 Li-Ion battery

The Nextorch TA30 Max (TA30MAX) released in 2017. It uses Cree XHP50.2 LED, OP reflector and 1 x 21700 Li-Ion battery. The powerful emitter in this flashlight provides up to 2100 lm output, 15625 cd intensity, and a beam distance of 250 m.

The TA30 Max flashlight is an essential tools for emergency preparedness. In situations like natural disasters or blackouts, when electricity is unavailable, a flashlight becomes crucial for navigating dark areas, locating supplies, or signaling for help. This light has 3 modes of lighting. The mode memory of TA30 Max eliminates the need to cycle through different modes every time you turn on the flashlight, providing convenience and saving time. The strobe function can be utilized as a self-defense tool, providing a non-lethal means to deter or disorient attackers

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Nextorch TA30 Max (TA30MAX) specifications

NameTA30 Max
Rated 4/5 based on 1208 user votes.

Flashlights are compact and lightweight, making them highly portable. They can easily fit into pockets, backpacks, or glove compartments, allowing you to carry them wherever you go.


Weight148 g
Length153 mm
Body diameter28 mm
Head diameter38 mm
Materialaluminium alloy with HAIII hard-anodized finish

The TA30 Max generally comfortable to hold for extended periods and easy to carry in pockets or bags. The length of a flashlight can affect how it feels in your hand and how you can grip and maneuver it. A longer flashlight may provide a more substantial grip, making it easier to hold and control, especially if you have larger hands. Aluminium body of TA30 Max is known for its durability and strength. It offers excellent resistance to impacts, scratches, and corrosion, making it suitable for rugged outdoor use or in demanding environments.

The HAIII process produces a hard and wear-resistant surface on the aluminum, making it more resistant to scratches, abrasions, and impacts. This improves the overall durability of the flashlight body. The TA30 Max flashlight is available in black.


EmitterCree XHP50.2 LED
Color temperature6500 K
Lenstoughtened AR coated glass
Switchmechanical rear, rotary rear

Cree is widely regarded as a reputable LED manufacturer and has a track record of delivering high-quality and innovative lighting solutions. Warm white light is generally considered more comfortable and less harsh on the eyes compared to cool white light. The TA30 Max has an orange peel (OP) textured reflector. Orange peel reflectors have smoother beams. This flashlight has an AR coated lens. This Anti-Reflective coating is a thin optical coating applied to the surface of the lens to minimize reflections and improve light transmission.

The multiple switch configuration on the TA30 Max flashlight can be a useful option, providing additional versatility and convenience in operating the flashlight. The TA30 Max has mechanical switch. Mechanical switches are known for their durability and reliability. They are typically built with robust construction, making them resistant to wear and tear, and capable of enduring various environmental conditions. With a rear switch of TA30 Max flashlight, the operation of the flashlight is often straightforward and easy to grasp. A simple press or click of the rear switch turns the flashlight on or off, eliminating the need for complex button combinations or multi-step processes.


Flux2100 lm
Intensity15625 cd
Throw250 m
CD/LM factor7.44

With 2100 lm, the TA30 Max flashlight will offer a brighter and more powerful beam of light. This higher output can be advantageous in various situations where you require enhanced visibility or need to illuminate larger areas. The TA30 Max flashlight with 15625 cd has an extended throw distance, allowing you to illuminate objects or areas at greater distances. This can be advantageous for outdoor activities, search and rescue operations, or scenarios where long-range visibility is required.

The throw is the calculated distance in meters at which the flashlight produces a light intensity of 0.25 lux. The cd/lm factor (candela-to-lumen ratio) provides information about how concentrated or focused the light output of a light source is. A higher cd/lm ratio indicates that the light is more concentrated in a specific direction, while a lower ratio indicates a more diffused or spread-out light output.


Modes3 modes
Mode memoryyes
Ramping modeno

Modes on a flashlight refer to different output settings or levels of brightness that can be selected to suit different needs and preferences. The TA30 Max has mode memory. Mode memory means that the flashlight will remember the mode you were using when the light was last turned off, and when you turn it on again. The strobe function on the TA30 Max flashlight is a feature that produces a rapid and repetitive flashing of light. It is designed to create a disorienting or attention-grabbing effect.


Battery1 x 21700 Li-Ion battery
Battery indicatorno
Charger portno
Thermal regulationyes

The power source of the TA30 Max flashlight is 1 x 21700 Li-Ion battery, providing reliable and long-lasting energy for optimal performance. The TA30 Max cannot charge batteries directly. You may need an external charger to keep your battery going. When the TA30 Max flashlight detects that the voltage of the battery has dropped to a certain threshold, it automatically reduces or cuts off the power output to prevent further discharge. This helps to preserve the battery's capacity and prevent it from reaching a critically low voltage level.

The built-in thermal control automatically adjusts brightness output to prevent overheating. The "8" in the IPx8 rating indicates the highest level of protection against water ingress.


Package contents21700 battery with USB Type-C

By including a battery with the flashlight, you avoid the additional expense of purchasing a battery separately. With a clip, you can securely fasten the flashlight to a reachable location, ensuring it is easily accessible whenever you need it. By securing the flashlight with a lanyard, you can free up your hands for other tasks while keeping the flashlight within reach.

The performance of the Nextorch TA30 Max 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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