Lab Tested Halogen Bulbs Chart*

Comparing to OE/Stock Halogen in Projector Headlights
  • Sortable Chart on Halogen Upgrade Kits
Brand & model
OVERALL Brightness Score
Peak Low Beam Brightness
Peak High Beam Brightness
Ambient Brightness/ Lumens (per kit)
Color Temp. /Kelvin
Video/ Article
Compatible bulb types
Cost
Buy
Standard/Long Life Bulbs
Sylvania
Basic
3.4
1220 LUX
+3%
3970 LUX
+3%
3008 LUMEN
-4%

3425k

9003, 9004, 9005, 9005XS, 9006, 9006XS, 9007, H1, H2, H7, H9, H11, H13
$
OSRAM
Original (stock)
3.3
1190 LUX
0%
3840 LUX
0%
3128 LUMEN
+0%

3425k

9006, 9008, H1, H3, H4, H7, H11, H15
$
EIkO
Standard
3.3
1125 LUX
-6%
4060 LUX
+6%
3040 LUMEN
-3%

3425k

881, 885, 889, 893, 894, 896, 898, 9004, 9005, 9005, 9006, 9008, H1, H3, H4, H7, H10, H11, H12
$
Philips
Standard
3.3
1100 LUX
-8%
4250 LUX
+11%
3034 LUMEN
-3%

3425k

9003, 9004, 9005, 9005XS, 9006, 9006XS, 9007, 9008, 9011, 9012, 9040, 9045, 9055, 9140, 9145, H1, H3, H7, H8, H11, H15
$
Hella
Standard
3.1
1076 LUX
-10%
4040 LUX
+5%
2964 LUMEN
-5%

3400k

9003, 9004, 9005, 9006, 9007, 9008, H1, H3, H4, H7, H8, H9, H10, H11
$
GE
Standard
2.8
1042 LUX
-12%
3740 LUX
-3%
2916 LUMEN
-7%

3400k

9003, 9004, 9005, 9007, H1, H3, H7, H13
$
Sylvania Performance Bulbs
Sylvania
SilverStar Ultra
Best High Beam
4.4
1105 LUX
-7%
5470 LUX
+42%
3252 LUMEN
+4%

3675k

9003, 9004, 9005, 9006, 9007, 9012 H1, H7, H11, H13
$$$
Sylvania
XtraVision
3.8
1188 LUX
0%
4490 LUX
+17%
3274 LUMEN
+5%

3475k

9003, 9004, 9005, 9006, 9007, H1, H7, H11, H13
$
Sylvania
SilverStar
3.7
1150 LUX
-3%
4510 LUX
+17%
3244 LUMEN
+4%

3675k

9003, 9004, 9005, 9005XS, 9006, 9006XS, 9007, H1, H7, H11, H13
$$
Sylvania
SilverStar zXe
3.7
1140 LUX
-4%
4750 LUX
+24%
2896 LUMEN
-7%

3750k

9003, 9004, 9005, 9005XS, 9006, 9006XS, 9007, H1, H7, H8, H11, H13
$$$
Sylvania
SilverStar zXe Gold
3.3
1040 LUX
-13%
4540 LUX
+18%
2690 LUMEN
-14%

3850k

9003, 9006, 9007, H7, H11, H13
$$$$$
OSRAM Performance Bulbs
OSRAM
Night Breaker Unlimited
4.3
1190 LUX
0%
5170 LUX
+35%
3210 LUMEN
+3%

3700k

H1, H4, H7, H8, H11, 9005, 9006
$$
OSRAM
Night Breaker Laser
4.2
1196 LUX
+1%
5090 LUX
+33%
3236 LUMEN
+3%

3625k

H4, H7
$$
OSRAM
SILVERSTAR 2.0
4.0
1240 LUX
+4%
4610 LUX
+20%
3404 LUMEN
+9%

3450k

H1, H4, H7
$$
OSRAM
Night Breaker Silver
3.8
1203 LUX
+1%
4400 LUX
+15%
3276 LUMEN
+5%

3400k

H1, H4, H7, H11
$$
OSRAM
Night Breaker Laser Next Gen
3.8
1036 LUX
-13%
5020 LUX
+31%
2932 LUMEN
-6%

3525k

H1, H7, H8, H11, 9003, 9005 (HB3), 9006 (HB4)
$$$
OSRAM
Cool Blue Intense
3.5
1071 LUX
-10%
4620 LUX
+20%
2858 LUMEN
-9%

3800k

9003, 9005 9006,, H3, H7 H8, H11, H16
$$
OSRAM
Cool Blue Boost
1.1
0988 LUX
-17%
2510 LUX
-35%
1426 LUMEN
-54%

4750k

H1, H4, H7
$$$
OSRAM
Cool Blue Hyper
1.0
0927 LUX
-22%
2360 LUX
-39%
1718 LUMEN
-45%

4700k

9003, 9005, 9006, H1, H3, H7, H11
$$$
OSRAM
Cool Blue Advance
0.9
0852 LUX
-28%
2360 LUX
-36%
1636 LUMEN
-48%

4350k

H1, H4, H7, H9, H11, 9005, 9006
$$
Philips Performance Bulbs
Philips
XtremeVision 100%
4.4
1355 LUX
+14%
5000 LUX
+30%
3172 LUMEN
+1%

3500k

9003, 9004, 9005, 9006, 9007, 9008/H13, H1, H7, H11
$$
Philips
VisionPlus
4.0
1220 LUX
+3%
4650 LUX
+21%
3226 LUMEN
+3%

3450k

9003, 9004, 9005, 9006, 9007, 9008/H13, H1,H3, H7, H11
$
Philips
Racing Vision
4.0
1059 LUX
-11%
5160 LUX
+34%
3114 LUMEN
+0%

3725k

H4, H7
$$
Philips
XtremeVision 130%
3.5
1082 LUX
-9%
4510 LUX
+17%
2956 LUMEN
-5%

3625k

H1, H4, H7
$$
Philips
CrystalVision Ultra
3.4
1210 LUX
+2%
4250 LUX
+11%
2806 LUMEN
-10%

3675k

9003, 9004, 9005, 9006, 9007, 9008, H1, H3, H7, H10, H11, H13
$$
Philips
White Vision
3.1
1110 LUX
-7%
4010 LUX
+4%
2822 LUMEN
-10%

3750k

H4, H7
$$
Philips
White Vision Ultra
3.1
1027 LUX
-14%
4150 LUX
+8%
2860 LUMEN
-9%

3725k

H4, H7, 9003
$$
Philips
Vision
3.0
0998 LUX
-16%
4100 LUX
+7%
3024 LUMEN
-3%

3400k

9003, 9004, 9005, 9006, 9007, 9008/H13, H1, H3, H7, H11
$
Philips
Diamond Vision
0.5
0695 LUX
-42%
2350 LUX
-39%
1538 LUMEN
-51%

5500k

9003, 9005, 9006, H1, H3, H4, H7, H11
$$
GE Performance Bulbs
GE
Megalight Ultra +120%
4.8
1334 LUX
+12%
5370 LUX
+40%
3340 LUMEN
+7%

3575k

9005, 9006, H1, H7, H11
$$
GE
Megalight Ultra +90%
4.5
1262 LUX
+6%
5090 LUX
+33%
3270 LUMEN
+5%

3575k

H1, H4, H7
$
GE
Megalight Ultra +130%
4.5
1255 LUX
+5%
5200 LUX
+35%
3318 LUMEN
+6%

3625k

9003, H1, H4, H7, H11
$$$
GE
Nighthawk Platinum
4.4
1255 LUX
+5%
5120 LUX
+33%
3266 LUMEN
+4%

3600k

9003, 9004, 9005, 9006, 9007, H4, H7, H11
$$$
GE
Nighthawk Xenon
4.4
1340 LUX
+4%
4580 LUX
+35%
3324 LUMEN
+6%

3550k

9003, 9005, 9006, 9007, H1, H4, H7, H11
$$$$
GE
Nighthawk
4.1
1340 LUX
+13%
4580 LUX
+19%
3110 LUMEN
-1%

3475k

9003, 9004, 9005, 9006, 9007, 9008, H1, H7, H11
$$
GE
Nighthawk Sport
2.6
0961 LUX
-19%
3870 LUX
+1%
2540 LUMEN
-19%

3925k

9003, 9004, 9005, 9006, 9007, 9008, H7, H11
$$
PIAA Performance Bulbs
PIAA (UK)
Hyper Arros
3.7
1172 LUX
-2%
4630 LUX
+21%
2854 LUMEN
-9%

3600k

H1, H3, H4, HB4, H7, H8, H9, H11, H13
£££
PIAA
Xtreme White Hybrid
3.5
1135 LUX
-5%
4530 LUX
+18%
2742 LUMEN
-12%

3550k

9004, 9005, 9006, 9007, H1, H3, H4, H7, H8, H11, H13
$$$
PIAA
Night Tech
3.2
0952 LUX
-20%
4420 LUX
+15%
3086 LUMEN
-1%

3550k

H1, H3, H4, H7, H11, H13, 9000, 9005, 9006, 9007
$$$$
PIAA
Xtreme White Plus
2.9
0874 LUX
-27%
4400 LUX
+15%
2800 LUMEN
-10%

3725k

168, 880, 881, 9004, 9005, 9006, 9007, H1, H3, H4, H7, H8, H9, H10, H11, H11B, H13
$$$$
PIAA
Hyper Arros 5000k
0.2
0665 LUX
-44%
2350 LUX
-39%
1012 LUMEN
-68%

6050k

H1, H3, H4, H7, H8, H11, 9003, HB3/HB4
$$$$
PIAA
Stratos Blue 6000k
-0.7
0479 LUX
-60%
1720 LUX
-55%
0860 LUMEN
-73%

6750k

H1, H3, H4, H7
$$$$
HELLA Performance Bulbs
HELLA
+50 Performance
4.5
1448 LUX
+22%
4750 LUX
+24%
3416 LUMEN
+9%

3425k

9003, 9004, 9005, 9006, 9007, 9008, H1, H3, H4, H7, H13
$
HELLA
High Wattage
4.5
1411 LUX
+19%
4520 LUX
+18%
3948 LUMEN
+26%

3325k

9004, 9005, 9006, 9007, H1, H3, H4, H7
$
HELLA
High Performance 2.0
3.7
1358 LUX
+14%
4310 LUX
+12%
2744 LUMEN
-12%

3550k

9003, 9004, 9007, H1, H3, H7, H13
$$
HELLA
Standard
3.2
1160 LUX
-3%
3940 LUX
+3%
2914 LUMEN
-7%

3325k

9003, 9004, 9005, 9006, 9007, H1, H3, H4, H7, H9, H8, H10, H13
$
Other Popular Performance Bulbs
Bosch
Gigalight Plus 120%
Best Low Beam & Overall
5.1
1474 LUX
+24%
5420 LUX
+41%
3404 LUMEN
+9%

3575k

H1, H4, H7
$$
Flosser
High Wattage
4.9
1462 LUX
+23%
4900 LUX
+28%
3812 LUMEN
+22%

3450k

H1, H2, H3, H4, H7, H11, 9003, 9005, 9006, 9007
$$
Flosser
Ultra 90%
4.7
1398 LUX
+17%
5150 LUX
+34%
3290 LUMEN
+5%

3600k

H1, H3, H7, H11, 9003, 9005, 9006
$$
GT
Ultra 120
3.8
1062 LUX
-11%
4930 LUX
+28%
3024 LUMEN
-3%

3525k

H4, H7
$$$
Flosser
Megalamps 50%
3.5
1255 LUX
+5%
4060 LUX
+6%
3012 LUMEN
-4%

3400k

H1, H4, H7, 9003
$
Vision-X
Premium White
3.5
1170 LUX
-2%
4350 LUX
+13%
2930 LUMEN
-6%

3675k

9005, 9006, 9007, H1, H3, H4, H7, H10, H11, H13
$$
Ring
Rally Sport
3.3
1187 LUX
0%
3680 LUX
-4%
3520 LUMEN
+13%

3450k

H1, H3, H4, H7
$$
EIkO
Power Vision Pro
3.2
1210 LUX
+2%
3880 LUX
+1%
2846 LUMEN
-9%

3400k

9003, 9004, 9005, 9006, 9007, 9008, H1, H3, H7, H10, H11
$
EIkO
Clear Vision Supreme
2.9
1005 LUX
-16%
4300 LUX
+12%
2466 LUMEN
-21%

3750k

9003, 9004, 9005, 9006, 9007, 9008, H1, H3, H4, H7 H10, H11
$$
Nokya
Hyper Yellow
2.2
0998 LUX
-16%
3080 LUX
-20%
2798 LUMEN
-11%

3350k

H1, H3, H4, H7, H8, H9, H10, H11, H13, H16, 9003, 9005, 9005XS, 9006, 9007, 9008, 9009, 9012, 880, 881, 893, 2504, 9140
$$
Vision-X
Xenon
1.3
0838 LUX
-30%
2890 LUX
-25%
1904 LUMEN
-39%

4050k

893, 9004, 9005, 9006, 9007, H1, H3, H4, H7, H8, H9, H10, H11, H13
$
Flosser
Silverblue
0.8
0726 LUX
-39%
2530 LUX
-34%
1820 LUMEN
-42%

3975k

H1, H3, H4, H7, H8, H11, 9003, 9006
$$
AGPTEK
Vision+
0.5
0565 LUX
-53%
2620 LUX
-32%
1560 LUMEN
-50%

4375k

9003, 9005, 9006, 9007, H1, H4, H7, H11
$
Nokya
Arctic White
-0.5
0513 LUX
-57%
1780 LUX
-54%
1038 LUMEN
-67%

5250k

H3, H4, H7, H8, H10, H11, H13, H16, 9003, 9004, 9005, 9005XS, 9006, 9007, 9008, 9012, 880, 881, 2504, 5202, 9140
$$

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† These kits run a higher wattage than the vehicle may be designed for, so heat may be increased. It is recommended to upgrade to a ceramic connector from plastic to avoid melting.

HALOGEN BULB INSTALLATION TIP: Wear gloves, NEVER touch the glass with your bare hands! Oil drastically shortens the life of the bulb. Use a microfiber cloth and rubbing alcohol to clean the glass if necessary.

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