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3 Watt MR16 LED Spotlight - 25W Replacement

SKU: MR16-3W-36

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3 Watt MR16 LED Spotlight - 25W Replacement

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  • Warm White

  • Daylight

  • Cool White

Warm White is similar to conventional lighting and has a softer feel.
» Perfect for areas such as living rooms and bedrooms.
Daylight colour is used to represent 'daylight' indoors. It has neither the softness of Warm White or the starkness of Cool White.
» Suitable for lighting all areas.
Cool White is a brighter, whiter light.
» More suited for the Bathroom and Kitchen.

Choose Your Colour! | 36° Beam Angle | 240+ Lumens | 5 Year Warranty*
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Buying just 10 of these bulbs could
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How did we calculate these results?

We’ve taken the current average UK electricity rate of 15p kWh, and the closest standard LED replacement bulb to determine the financial benefits of changing to LED. Calculations based on a 6 hours per day usage. Savings vary depending on electricity supplier.

Description

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Consume up to 90% less power

LUMiLife MR16 bulbs provide an outstanding life time expectation of up to 25,000 hours (approx. 3 years of continuous operation). With traditional halogen/incandescent lighting, 80% of the electricity is lost through heat. LED lighting run significantly cooler as heat is dissipated by metal sinks that take heat away from the light source – this maintains the lifespan of the LED bulb.

Easy to replace

All our bulbs have been designed to directly replace your old halogens, unless it’s otherwise stated otherwise. It truly is as easy as changing a lightbulb! LED spotlights are available in 3 different colour temperatures: Warm White (often used in living areas and gives off a softer glow), Cool White (often used in kitchens and bathrooms) and Daylight (a mix between the two and brings the neutrality of outdoors, inside).

What about my existing transformer?

The minimum load requirement of the existing halogen transformer may not be met by the lower load of the LED MR16 lamps. Therefore we suggest upgrading the transformers to LED compatible types, which have a lower minimum load. The transformer you need depends on how many bulbs you want it to power timesed by the wattage. It’s also advised the total wattage of all bulbs combined doesn’t exceed 80% of the transformer’s wattage.

5 year warranty

All LUMiLife LED products come with a standard 2-year warranty. With our LUMiLife products you can extend your warranty cover to five years by completing and returning our extended warranty form

Additional information

MR16 units will only work on a 240v Mains circuit when being powered by a compatible 12v Transformer.  Alternatively, the MR16 units can work on a dedicated 12v DC circuit without the requirement of a transformer.  While these units are compatible with the majority of electronic transformers, we cannot guarantee compatibility for all. For optimum efficiency, we advise that you change your existing transformers to LED Drivers to guarantee compatibility and to maximise your perpetual savings. Please contact us for advice or assistance if unsure how to proceed.

Specifications

SKU MR16-3W-36
Cool White 250 (Lumens)
Daylight 250 (Lumens)
Warm White 240 (Lumens)
Colour Cool White, Daylight, Warm White
Beam Angle 36
Power Consumption (W) 3
Input Power 12V
Replacement 25W
Average Life in Hrs 25000
Dimmable (Option) No
Kelvin 2700 / 4000 / 5000
Warranty 5 Year
Certifications
CE
RoHs

Lumens

Since LED light bulbs are designed to use less energy than halogen spots, wattage is not a reliable way to gauge how bright the bulb is. Brightness is measured in Lumens.

With LED spotlights there is more to consider than just a direct Lumen comparison with the halogen equivalent. The superior light quality given off by LEDs and much lower bulb degradation rate over time must also be taken into account. This is why the stated Lumen output for an LED spotlight is often less than that quoted for a halogen spot bulb it replaces.

Beam Angle

The beam angle is how wide the beam is spread. If you have a very narrow beam angle your light will be projected like a handheld torch whereas if you have a wide beam angle it will be much softer and spread like a traditional bulb. Wide beam angle are best for living areas such as living rooms, dining rooms and bedrooms where you are looking for a softer light and narrow beam angles for targeting specific areas or for decoration.

Power Consumption (W)

The wattage is the value given to the energy consumed by the light bulb itself. So, a 50-watt halogen spotlight bulb will use 50 watts of power. If you have 6 x 50-watt halogen spots in your kitchen then you will be using 300 watts of power. If you were using replacement LED lights at 4 watts each you would be using 24 watts of power, resulting in huge energy savings.

Input Power

This is a measurement of the volts required to operate the bulb. The standard for the UK is 240 volts. This means that you can plug these directly into existing fittings without changing any of the electrics.

Height (mm)

The size determines the diameter and the length of the bulb. In most cases the bulbs are a retro-fit, which means they are a direct replacement for their halogen equivalent.

Width (mm)

The size determines the diameter and the length of the bulb. In most cases the bulbs are a retro-fit, which means they are a direct replacement for their halogen equivalent.

Depth (mm)

The size determines the diameter and the length of the bulb. In most cases the bulbs are a retro-fit, which means they are a direct replacement for their halogen equivalent.

Replacement

This details what this LED bulb is a replacement for in terms of standard halogen bulb wattage. This allows you to easily make a comparison when replacing your existing halogen bulb, to ensure you get a similar light quality and brightness from your new LED bulb

Average Life in Hrs

Manufacturers will give lifetime claims in multiples of 1000 hours. One thousand hours is equivalent to about 6-months use when the bulb is on for 4 hours per day. A traditional halogen spotlight bulb is expected to last about one year (2000 hours) where as an LED will last between 30,000 and 50,000 hours - that’s between 15 and 25 years! Switching to LEDs means you may never have to change your light bulbs again.

Fitting type

This is the fitting of the bulb, described by a letter/number code. You can find out what your fitting is by looking on the base of the bulb you are replacing or the packaging of your existing bulb.

Dimmable (Option)

Dimmable LED bulbs are only compatible with a dedicated "Trailing Edge" dimmer switch that reduces the current flow. Your bulbs will not work effectively if used with the conventional "Leading Edge" dimmer switches that operate with a higher current flow.

When ordering dimmable LEDs please ensure you have an LED-compatible Dimmer Switch.

Protection Rating

The IP rating is an international classification system for the sealing effectiveness of enclosures of electrical equipment against the intrusion into the equipment of foreign bodies (i.e. tools, dust, fingers) and moisture. IP65 for example, is dust tight and water resistant.

Colour Rendering Index (CRI)

Measured on a scale from 0 to 100 percent, the colour rendering index (CRI) indicates a bulb's ability to make reds, greens, and all other shades look just the way they should. Simply put, the higher the CRI, the more accurate an object's colour would look under the light source.

Warranty

We're so confident in the quality of our bulbs that we offer an extended 5 Year warranty

Reviews

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This product has 91 customer reviews.

5/5
5 5stars
Product is great and I will be ordering more soon.
17th July 2017
5/5
5 5stars
Good
09th July 2017
5/5
5 5stars
Great product
16th June 2017
3/5
3 5stars
These bulbs were to replace halogen bulbs but they didn't work initially, so now I have to have an electrician to change the transformer. Additional expense I wasn't prepared for!!!
08th June 2017
5/5
5 5stars
1st class product
25th May 2017
5/5
5 5stars
They are used in IP65 rated bathroom fittings and are better becuase they obviously do not get as hot as halogen nor do they use as much electricity
21st May 2017
5/5
5 5stars
Used for outside lighting usual high quality goods and service
20th May 2017
5/5
5 5stars
All positive on all questions.
29th April 2017
5/5
5 5stars
Bought to replace 20W halogens. The 3W LEDs are a bit brighter and very white compared to the warmer halogen tone. These lights have a good lens in front of the LEDs that spread the light evenly.
08th April 2017
5/5
5 5stars
Good product
02nd April 2017
5/5
5 5stars
v good
14th March 2017
5/5
5 5stars
just what I wanted.
11th March 2017
5/5
5 5stars
Easy setup
09th March 2017
1/5
1 5stars
Caused radio interference
06th March 2017
5/5
5 5stars
Excellent all round.
05th March 2017
5/5
5 5stars
Great replacement for halogens
27th February 2017
5/5
5 5stars
Good but I ordered wrong item
25th February 2017
5/5
5 5stars
Good product as a replacement for halogen bulbs
20th February 2017
4/5
4 5stars
The only bulbs at this wattage that I could find. Would have preferred a wider beam to match the original bulbs. But pleased to get these nonetheless.
02nd February 2017
5/5
5 5stars
Replacement bulbs for ceiling spots Would recommend Good quality
02nd February 2017
5/5
5 5stars
Simple replacement of halogens. Great!
27th January 2017
1/5
1 5stars
I ordered the wrong product so I have no comment.
09th January 2017
5/5
5 5stars
great product
08th January 2017
5/5
5 5stars
Domestic use Recommend to anyone No issues with quality although we have not been using long enough to be know whether the claims reagarding longevity are accurate. But no reason to think they shouldn't be.
01st January 2017
5/5
5 5stars
i used the bulbs throughout the house and we are definitely seeing a reduction on electricity.
24th December 2016
4/5
4 5stars
Very effective replacement for halogen bulb.
23rd December 2016
5/5
5 5stars
excellent service. lights were well packed, quick delivery, will use them again
20th December 2016
5/5
5 5stars
Good quality of product, the cool white is great for any kitchen or bathroom fitting and replaced the standard halogen units
16th December 2016
5/5
5 5stars
Does what it says on the tin
06th December 2016
5/5
5 5stars
Replacing existing LCD bulbs. Great price, quick delivery and very helpful knowledgeable staff.
06th December 2016
5/5
5 5stars
Good quality.
04th December 2016
5/5
5 5stars
Ideal for garden lighting using a 12V system
19th November 2016
5/5
5 5stars
Used for garden lights.
08th November 2016
5/5
5 5stars
Great product
07th November 2016
5/5
5 5stars
Would recommend LED hut to my family and friends
27th October 2016
5/5
5 5stars
Good product
27th October 2016
5/5
5 5stars
Used for kitchen lighting (9 spots)to replace 20w halogens. Nice and total output under 30 watts!
18th October 2016
5/5
5 5stars
Bought these for display cabinets as the halogen bulbs were on their way out. other LED spots that we tried were too big and would not fit in the tight space but these retro-fit done just the job. Nice clean / bright light off them too.
07th October 2016
4/5
4 5stars
Really good quality Just what I was looking for
29th September 2016
4/5
4 5stars
I use the product to light my house. I recommend this product to people who don't want to sit in the dark.
25th September 2016
4/5
4 5stars
Exterior ligjting
23rd September 2016
1/5
1 5stars
Very poor quality
15th September 2016
5/5
5 5stars
Great product
04th August 2016
3/5
3 5stars
Product was OK ***
17th July 2016
5/5
5 5stars
used in a Biorb fish tank. Works well.
01st July 2016
5/5
5 5stars
used in shower room great transformation makes the room look fresh
25th May 2016
5/5
5 5stars
Bulbs used in my touring caravan. The quality is always excellent and i recomend Ledhut to my family and friends.
22nd May 2016
3/5
3 5stars
Only 3 stars as there is some noise from this type of lamp, will probably replace fitting with one that has 240v SES lamps.
21st May 2016
5/5
5 5stars
Replaced halogen lamps
08th May 2016
5/5
5 5stars
These are great replacements for the halogens that were in the bathroom downlights. The daylight bulbs give a bright clean light.
29th April 2016
5/5
5 5stars
This replaced a broken LED spotlight
16th April 2016
5/5
5 5stars
I told my tech friend - the same thing - Job done, good prices, good service - what more do we want!
09th April 2016
5/5
5 5stars
Splendid.
03rd April 2016
5/5
5 5stars
Excellent product, exce service
31st March 2016
5/5
5 5stars
Excellent cool white bulbs which are being used in my bathroom. Previously had warm white and the cool has taken a bit of getting used to the different shade but that was my preference. I cannot fault LED for their bulbs
08th March 2016
5/5
5 5stars
used for garden lighting! very good product, well made
02nd March 2016
5/5
5 5stars
Excellent
02nd March 2016
4/5
4 5stars
Good quality...
25th February 2016
5/5
5 5stars
Good
22nd February 2016
5/5
5 5stars
Nice product and good output. Would be great to have an LED MR16 bulb which matches the halogen equivalent - the warm white is a bit too warm and the daylight a bit cooler.
16th February 2016
5/5
5 5stars
Genuine no buts direct replacement for 20W halogens.
12th February 2016
5/5
5 5stars
A good warm light quality used in down lighters in a kitchen/diner. Perfect if you don't want a harsh bright light.
12th February 2016
4/5
4 5stars
MR16 LED bulbs tight fit into existing holder due to increased 'bulge' of rear of bulb. Fouls ceiling mounting fittings.
10th February 2016
5/5
5 5stars
My recent orders were excellent and provide a better spread of light than my old halogen spots.
03rd February 2016
5/5
5 5stars
A very good replacement for the halogen version. Just as bright and a nice warm colour.
29th January 2016
5/5
5 5stars
Bulbs used to replace low energy bulbs in kitchen area. Superb difference from halogen bulbs and if they last as company says, then I'll be extremely happy.
27th January 2016
5/5
5 5stars
This replaces a uplighter bulb and the difference is a much brighter, warmer, light.
26th January 2016
5/5
5 5stars
A good user-friendly website made the ordering process straightforward. Items as described and arrived promptly. Overall an excellent customer experience and I would recommend LED HUT to others.
26th January 2016
5/5
5 5stars
Used to replace halogen down lighters over kitchen work surface. Lamp quality appears satisfactory, and the light emitted is brighter but less harsh than the old halogens.
21st January 2016
5/5
5 5stars
Excellent item and service second to none
15th January 2016
4/5
4 5stars
Nice product and will be interesting to see it in long term service. While it is labelled as a 20W replacement on the website (which is what I was looking for), the manufacturer box says 25W.
28th December 2015
4/5
4 5stars
For bathroom use. Nice bright lights.
17th December 2015
5/5
5 5stars
Good quality bulb but ended up not using this as I've changed my fittings to GU10 as none of my MR16 transformers were compatible!
16th December 2015
5/5
5 5stars
For a xmas tree replacement. Nervous that it wouldn't sufficiently load the transformer but all was fine.
12th December 2015
4/5
4 5stars
Replaced 20watt MR16. Brighter and nicer light - at less running cost.
10th December 2015
5/5
5 5stars
excellent servoce
07th December 2015
5/5
5 5stars
Used in bathroom to replace halogen bulbs Would recommend this item if you need a sharper brighter light Very good product quality
04th December 2015
5/5
5 5stars
Great Product, Great Service, I will use LEDHut again
29th November 2015
5/5
5 5stars
Bought the led spot light's to replace on base of fiber optic Christmas tree, fast delivery well packed would recommend to other buyers... ***.
26th November 2015
5/5
5 5stars
super quality bulbs for kitchen, bathroom and en suite facilities. Highly recommended.
25th November 2015
5/5
5 5stars
Perfect in bathroom, kitchen and en suite shower room, super service and quality.
17th November 2015
5/5
5 5stars
To friends and other company's that I use
11th November 2015
4/5
4 5stars
Replacement for halogen
08th November 2015
5/5
5 5stars
These are an excellent replacement for the original halogen ones. I have used them to light up an alcove and they look great.
05th November 2015
5/5
5 5stars
Replacing all bulbs in the house with LED's. Have recommended these to Son in Law and other friends.
03rd November 2015
5/5
5 5stars
Replacement for my kitchen halogens bulbs - the slightly extra output (more lumens) makes a big difference to the light level. Great!
01st November 2015
5/5
5 5stars
works well, we can now have the cooker hood lights on!
29th October 2015
5/5
5 5stars
Great product used to replace existing 20 watt halogen lights in my kitchen.
29th October 2015
5/5
5 5stars
As described, good value.
23rd October 2015
5/5
5 5stars
Great bulb
07th October 2015
5/5
5 5stars
Great bulb
07th October 2015

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We offer a FREE 5 year warranty on all our LED products unless otherwise stated. You must register your product with us to benefit from this enhanced guarantee. All unregistered purchases come with an automatic two year warranty as standard. The warranty for this product is listed in the specifications tab on this page.

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If you're unhappy in any way with your purchase, you can return it for a refund or a replacement, as long as you return it in the same condition as it arrived (original/undamaged packaging and product) and within 30 days of receiving it.
We will pay for your return postage on a faulty item as long as you send it using Royal Mail 2nd class recorded delivery and within 30 days of receiving it.

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