Moon X-power 2500 light review

Uncompromising brightness

Our rating 
3.0 out of 5 star rating 3.0
GBP £279.99 RRP
Moon X-power 2500 light

Our review

Strong illumination, but short runtime and battery fitting hassles take a little of the shine off
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Moon’s most powerful light has some neat features but the hefty battery is low on run time. Four Cree XML U2 LEDs give low-powered peripheral but lots of saturation and good reach in the centre for uncompromising ride speed.

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The flat but very long (17cm) battery can be awkward to fit though, and you’ll need to keep a close eye on the five-LED battery indicator because run time is surprisingly short for such a heavy cell. Luckily a plug-in remote switch makes output changes easy, and separation of the four power modes and three flashing modes by a double click is a welcome touch. It can be recharged with the conventional charger supplied or a USB cable. The hinged thumbwheel clamp is secure and a helmet mount is included too.

Product Specifications

Product

Name X-power 2500 (14)
Brand Moon

Description Lumens (theoretical) 2,500 : Run time 1hr 30mins
Weight (g) 541
Position Front