Olight S1R Baton II 1000lm In-depth review, Pros and Cons
The Olight S1R Baton II (S1RBATONII) released in 2019. It uses Cree XM-L2 LED, TIR reflector and 1 x special 16340 Li-Ion battery. The powerful emitter in this flashlight provides up to 1000 lm output, 5250 cd intensity, and a beam distance of 145 m.
This flashlight has a wide range of applications across various domains. It is an indispensable tool for outdoor activities like camping, hiking, or night-time exploration, offering guidance and safety. TIR lens plays a significant role in shaping the beam pattern of the S1R Baton II flashlight. This light has 5 modes of lighting. Since the S1R Baton II flashlight automatically recalls the last used mode, there is no need to access higher brightness levels or additional features unless specifically required.
The strobe function can be utilized as a self-defense tool, providing a non-lethal means to deter or disorient attackers This USB rechargeable flashlight has become a popular choice for both everyday use and demanding situations where reliable lighting is essential.
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Olight S1R Baton II (S1RBATONII) specifications
|Name||S1R Baton II|
Flashlights enable you to navigate in the dark, locate supplies, signal for help, or provide comfort and security in challenging circumstances.
|Body diameter||21 mm|
|Head diameter||21 mm|
|Material||aluminium alloy with HAIII hard-anodized finish|
The 51 g flashlight would be considered extremely lightweight for a handheld flashlight. It's important to consider the length of the flashlight to ensure it fits comfortably in your desired carrying method. Aluminium is a lightweight material, which is beneficial for S1R Baton II flashlight. The HAIII coating often has a matte or textured finish, which enhances grip and provides a comfortable feel in the hand. This can be particularly useful in situations where a secure grip on the flashlight is essential, such as in wet or slippery conditions. The S1R Baton II offers an impressive assortment of captivating colors: black, blue, copper, desert tan, purple, red.
|Emitter||Cree XM-L2 LED|
|Color temperature||6500 K|
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 TIR lens of S1R Baton II consists of a single-piece lens made of a transparent material, typically acrylic or polycarbonate. Its shape and internal geometry are designed to achieve specific light distribution patterns, such as flood or spot beams, by manipulating the behavior of light rays. The S1R Baton II has electronic switch. The electronic switches may have a higher likelihood of standby drain compared to mechanical switches since they require a small amount of power for operation.
The 1000 lm output of S1R Baton II provides greater versatility, as you can adjust the brightness levels to suit different lighting needs. With 5250 cd, the S1R Baton II flashlight provides a noticeably brighter and more intense beam of light. It can illuminate objects or areas with greater clarity and visibility, even at longer distances. The throw distance refers to the maximum distance at which the flashlight can effectively illuminate an object or target. The stated throw distance typically indicates the point at which the brightness falls below a specified threshold, such as 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. If accurate color representation is a priority for your specific needs, a flashlight with a CRI of 90 or above is highly recommended. While the S1R Baton II may not provide the highest level of color accuracy, a CRI of 70 can be sufficient for everyday use, such as outdoor activities, household tasks, or emergency situations.
Modes on a flashlight refer to different output settings or levels of brightness that can be selected to suit different needs and preferences. The S1R Baton II 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 S1R Baton II flashlight is a feature that produces a rapid and repetitive flashing of light. It is designed to create a disorienting or attention-grabbing effect.
|Battery||1 x special 16340 Li-Ion battery|
|Charger port||magnetic USB|
The power source of the S1R Baton II flashlight is 1 x special 16340 Li-Ion battery, providing reliable and long-lasting energy for optimal performance. Having a battery indicator on a flashlight is beneficial as it allows users to monitor the battery status and make informed decisions regarding recharging or replacing the battery. It helps prevent unexpected power failures during critical situations and ensures that the flashlight is ready for use when needed.
The S1R Baton II flashlight can be charged directly from a USB power source, such as a wall adapter, computer, power bank, or car charger. This allows for convenient and versatile charging options, as you can utilize various USB power sources to recharge the flashlight's internal battery. The S1R Baton II flashlight doesn't have built-in LVP, it is recommended to use a protected battery to prevent over-discharging. The protective circuit of battery helps safeguard the battery from various potential risks and ensures safe and reliable operation.
Flashlights without thermal protection may be more susceptible to overheating under extreme conditions, such as prolonged high-output use or exposure to high ambient temperatures. The S1R Baton II flashlight with IPx8 rating can withstand being submerged in water beyond 1 meter for a prolonged period, typically specified by the manufacturer. The S1R Baton II flashlight effortlessly clings to metal surfaces, granting you the freedom to go hands-free and explore versatile mounting possibilities.
|Package contents||MCCII magnetic USB charger cable|
special 16340 battery
The included battery is selected to meet the specific power requirements of the S1R Baton II flashlight, ensuring reliable and efficient operation. The clip allows you to attach this flashlight to a belt, pocket, backpack, or other items, enabling convenient hands-free carry. This is especially helpful when you need quick access to your flashlight while keeping your hands available for other tasks. Attaching a lanyard to your S1R Baton II flashlight provides an additional layer of security, reducing the risk of accidental drops or loss.
The performance of the Olight S1R Baton II 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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