Here is some information about the top LED flashlight brands.
Eagle Tac – Is an Arizona based company that designs and produces precision tactical flashlights. Their flashlights are used by law enforcement and search and rescue teams. Eagle Tac flashlights include innovative features like electronic output regulation for consistently high output, and highly efficient brightness control.
Pelican – Started making high performance dive lights in 1974, and today is a global manufacturer of advanced lighting systems. They are dedicated to continually improving products and services.
Surefire – Was created in 1969, with an idea to use lasers for industrial applications. In 1979, they designed and patented a laser sight for firearms. This led to the development of a weapon-mounted flashlight. Then they went on to establish themselves as a leading manufacturer of rugged, powerful and compact illumination tools for tactical applications. Eventually the Surefire name became synonymous with excellence in hand-held illumination tools.
Streamlight - Is a company that learns by doing, so they can understand what their customers need. They actually use their lighting tools outdoors. They go through firefighter training. They take courses in low-light shooting. They are hunters, fishermen, outdoor and sports enthusiasts. They believe that their hands-on, real-world experience leads them to new ideas and innovations that set Streamlight apart.
Nova Tac - Originally emerged as a leading developer of the Every Day Carry flashlight series. They worked towards improving their EDC flashlights by making them compliant for military use. Nova Tac provides many of their EDC flashlights to the United States Army. Nova Tac has also developed a durable and rugged dual activated remote pressure switch tail cap to permit their weapons light to be operated remotely.
Nitecore – Was established in 2007 after identifying a niche for small, robust and ultra-bright multimode flashlights. They want to make products that incorporate engineering perfection, creativity and practicality. Their products are manufactured with high exacting standards.
4Sevens – Started making flashlights three years ago, and became a great source of inexpensive high grade flashlights. They are often on the cutting edge of flashlight technology. They commit their time, research and resources to provide you with the newest LEDs, circuitry, and features.
Dorcy – An Ohio company, in business for over 55 years. They have one of the largest selections of lighting products available. They are also a leader in producing cutting edge flashlights.
Inova – Owned and operated by NiteIze. They make high performance LED flashlights, and they are a leader in the portable lighting field. Inova flashlights offer recreational, professional, and tactical portable lighting solutions.
Olight – A high-tech company that specializes in LED lighting. Their mission is to manufacture the most advanced LED lights on the planet, while still offering great value for the price. Olight has just the flashlight you need to suit your specific task.
Fenix – Gets their name from the word phoenix, which in Chinese means “perfect thing.” In the Chinese culture a phoenix is lucky, blessed, and perfect. Since its founding, Fenix has tried to create flashlights that are perfect. They have a commitment to innovation, and have begun to get people’s attention. In fact, Fenix was the first mass manufacturer to bring a quality LED flashlight that uses only a single AA battery. Through invention and innovation, Fenix has become one of the most famous LED flashlight brands in the world.
Lumapower – The mission of Lumapower is to design and manufacture high performance and reliable LED illuminating equipment. They have a lot of experience in LCD and LED illumination technology.
Maglite – Has been making flashlights since 1979. Police officers, firefighters and mechanics spread the word about the rugged, reliable anodized aluminum Maglite flashlight. Maglite has been committed to product innovation and refinement, and they quickly followed up the success of the Maglite flashlight with their Rechargeable Flashlight System. Today, Maglite is still respected as one of the best flashlight brands in the world.
Wolf Eyes - A specialized manufacturer of tactical flashlights. Their goal is to manufacture the world’s top tactical flashlight. Wolf Eyes flashlights are very reliable. Most of their flashlights are rechargeable, with the same brightness of other popular non-rechargeable tactical flashlights. This is a reliable rechargeable option for professional users.
Princeton Tec – Has been building lights for more than three decades. They say that human spirit motivates them to push technology and design. They want to ensure that you have, not only the best lighting solutions, but solutions with the best technology and where the performance makes sense for the applied use.
Black Diamond – Is committed to making the best gear possible for climbers and skiers. They are another company dedicated to making products that they use themselves.
Petzl – This Company started with a passion for caving. They are now known as the leading innovator in the climbing world and have been associated with all major underground, alpine and Himalayan adventures since the 1970s. They are closely involved with outdoor sports enthusiasts and professionals, but still remain true to their core values including listening to and valuing customers, taking innovative and practical approaches and demanding the highest quality.
AE Powerlight – Is an innovator of High Performance Portable Lighting and HID Electronic ballasts. Their ballasts and portable lighting are used in a variety of high demand applications where performance and quality are the first consideration. They design and manufacture for quality, efficiency, and durability. Their HID Handheld Searchlights were designed search and rescue, law enforcement, and security. But, they are also ideal for recreational uses.