Philips 461129 Soft White A19 LED Light Bulb, 16-Pack Review

Providing you amazing savings in replacement bulbs and energy costs, the Philips 60 watt equivalent household A19 LED bulb is an incredible choice for your home. With its lifespan that lasts for more than 10 years and its significant reduction in energy consumption, this Philips LED bulb is an affordable option because you get to enjoy the energy-saving features of LED technology wherever you decide to install it.

The Philips LED bulb perfectly suits all of your traditional home fixtures because it has the same look and feel of the traditional incandescent bulbs.

The Philips 461129 60 Watt Equivalent Soft White A19 LED Light Bulb is safe to use in your home and around your family because it does not contain any mercury at all. This non-dimmable LED bulb is perfect for your living room, dining room, and bedrooms, and provides a soft white and cozy light with a full brightness at 800 lumens.

Based on a three-hour daily usage and 11 cents per KWh, this Philips 461129 60 Watt Equivalent Soft White A19 LED Light Bulb can also save you up to around 60 dollars over the life of the bulb because it only uses 8.5 watts of energy.

Thanks to Philips, at the flip of the switch, you get to enjoy the energy savings of LED bulbs without sacrificing the quality of light.

Features

  • 60-watt equivalent (8.5 W)
  • Soft White
  • Pack of 16 Bulbs
  • Shape: A19
  • Voltage: 120V
  • Luminous Flux: 800
  • Usage: Indoors only
  • Does not contain mercury
  • Three years warranty
  • Should not be used in enclosed spaces
  • Non-dimmable
  • Clear and warm aesthetic
  • Efficient and energy-saving
  • Provides a clean and beautiful light

Advantages

Now is the time that you’ve been waiting for to upgrade to LED bulbs. Costing less than five dollars per bulb, Philip LED bulbs are a more affordable option thanks to the 461129 60 Watt Equivalent Soft White A19 LED Light Bulb.

It’s also an especially efficient performer because of the power draw of just 8.5 watts, which produces an 800-lumen light output. Until you receive your next power bill, you will have a tough time telling the difference between this LED bulb and your incandescent bulbs after you’re done replacing them.

With its greatly affordable price, some compromises exist. Philips had to cut corners with the bulb’s lifespan, because unlike the majority of LED bulbs which are rated to light up for more than 20 years, the 461129 60 Watt Equivalent Soft White A19 LED Light Bulb only has a lifespan of 10 years.

It is also non-dimmable, so you cannot use it with dimmer switches because it may not perform smoothly. For your basic, day-to-day lighting needs, however, this LED bulb is a very safe pick and almost a no-brainer choice in the lighting aisle.

Compared to almost every other 60W replacement LED in the market, Philips LED’s 8.5 watts are more efficient. The lumen output score of this bulb is also comfortable above 800 lumens, and combined with the near-spherical bulb design, lighting is definitely very reliable and efficient.

The Philips 461129 60 Watt Equivalent Soft White A19 LED Light Bulb also scores competitively on the color rendering index, meaning that it can accurately illuminate colors.

As for the power consumption of this LED bulb, it consistently draws power below 8.5 watts, and stabilizes at 7.5 watts. The Electromagnetic interference is also low compared to some other LED bulbs.

Given its specifications, the Philips 461129 60 Watt Equivalent Soft White A19 LED Light Bulb can definitely save you some money because it’s a LED that can hold its own against other impressive competitors, and when it comes to the upfront costs, this Philips LED is a sure winner.

Disadvantages

With its very affordable price, Philips is bound to have cut some corners and created compromises with this 461129 60 Watt Equivalent Soft White A19 LED Light Bulb. It’s not as well-made as the high-end Philips LEDs, and the lifespan is 10,000 hours shorter than the usual LED, although given the low price and affordability, it’s absolutely a fair deal.

While the lifespan is cut in half, so is the original cost of the bulb, which wouldn’t actually be considered a disadvantage unless this is your main consideration before price.

Verdict

At less than 5 dollars per bulb, the Philips 60W Replacement LED delivers an undeniably strong value. It will definitely get the job done and will give you an efficient, reliable basic light quality.

If you are a newcomer in LED lighting, this Philips bulb is a smart choice and a low-risk option. The Philips Soft White A19 LED Light Bulb is also safe to use in your home because it does not contain mercury, unlike other conventional lights.

Because of its energy usage of only 8.5 watts, Philips 461129 60 Watt Equivalent Soft White A19 LED Light Bulb can also save you up to 60 dollars over the life of the bulb. For all these reasons, this is a highly recommendable product.