To judge whether a LED flashlight
is good or not, you can compare from the following conditions, like how strong is its beam intensity, how long is its battery use life, whether it is waterproof and so on. However, the feature of power switch of LED flashlight should also be focused which is also so important for the use of LED flashlight for its position and design. You can directly feel the convenience from the right position, with different hobbies of different people. And every power switch will of course have its own benefits and flaws. This article is mainly written for you to introduce some common types which may do some help in your choice of suitable power switch of LED flashlight.
Bezel twist switch can be called the most common type of LED flashlight’s power switch. Just by doing the action of twisting the bezel or the front piece can the flashlight model do work. This type with bezel twist switch is so powerful for its much better power of waterproof ability. Compared with other types, this type with bezel twist switch can be OK even dropped in the water. What a little pity of this type is that its operation can be only done by both hands which will be disliked by most people.
Similar to the first type introduce above, the tailcap twist switch is designed at the end of the LED flashlight. This position and design avoids you to touch the battery compartment of the torch accidentally. However, the pity is the same as the first type that you just need two hands to operate it which will be energy consumptive.
There is another type which is also designed at the end of the flashlight which will be advantageous foe the inverted grip. This type with Tailcap click switch has its own disadvantage too because this holding way needs the large hands. What a pity that a lot of people with small hands can’t handle this one because small hands find it difficult to hold the flashlight.
Like the third type, the side click switch is to some degree alike. It is designed with a button on the body of the LED flashlight which is used to be pressed down to turn on or off the light. After you press it, you will hear a click which means that the light will be on. Plus the advantage that it only needs to be used by only one hand, it is welcomed among the market. However, it can’t resist water for none rubber seal around the button, which makes many customers also lag behind.
Do you want to hold the LED flashlight
with one hand or both hands? Do you find your own hobby of position from the above four basic types? Of course, everyone has its own habits of holding. Thus, just try to hold it, feel your convenient touch and you will find your suitable one. In the end, keep in mind that you should not ignore this detail.