60points

Cygolite Centauri 1700 OSP

56points

NiteRider Pro 1800 Race

Cygolite Centauri 1700 OSP
Comparison winner
NiteRider Pro 1800 Race
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22 facts in comparison

Cygolite Centauri 1700 OSP vs NiteRider Pro 1800 Race

Cygolite Centauri 1700 OSP
NiteRider Pro 1800 Race
60
points
Cygolite Centauri 1700 OSP
56
points
NiteRider Pro 1800 Race

Why is Cygolite Centauri 1700 OSP better than NiteRider Pro 1800 Race?

  • 0.5h longer runtime (high mode)
    ?

    2hvs1.5h
  • 26h longer runtime (low mode)
    ?

    32hvs6h
  • 79g lighter
    405gvs484g
  • 0.48 more lumens per gram
    ?

    4.19vs3.71
  • Has pulse mode
    ?
  • 3h longer runtime (mid mode)
    ?

    6hvs3h
  • 21.43% brighter (mid mode)
    ?

    850lmvs700lm
  • 3 more light modes
    ?

    8vs5

Why is NiteRider Pro 1800 Race better than Cygolite Centauri 1700 OSP?

  • 3h shorter charge time
    ?

    5hvs8h
  • 5.88% brighter (high mode)
    ?

    1800lmvs1700lm
  • 1 more years under manufacturer's warranty
    ?

    2vs1
  • 2.67x brighter (low mode)
    ?

    400lmvs150lm

Price comparison

General info

1.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
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The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes. Show more

Cygolite Centauri 1700 OSP
NiteRider Pro 1800 Race
2.weight
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Best

DiNotte XML-1

64g

405g

484g

3.warranty period
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When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

Best

Exposure Lights Reflex Mk2

2

1

2

4.Can be mounted on helmet
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A helmet mounted light is more suitable for night-time mountain biking as the light follows your head around tight corners and bends.

Cygolite Centauri 1700 OSP
NiteRider Pro 1800 Race
5.Has tool-less mount
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It has a tool-less mount, making it easier to put on and remove. This is particularly useful in big cities where crime is more prevalent.

Cygolite Centauri 1700 OSP
NiteRider Pro 1800 Race
6.Has side lights
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It has extra lights on the side, helping to make the rider more visible.

For example

Light & Motion Urban 550

Cygolite Centauri 1700 OSP
NiteRider Pro 1800 Race

Light

1.brightness (high mode)
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The light is more intense on high mode. The amount of light emitted is measured in lumens.

Best

Lupine Betty R 7

4500lm

1700lm

1800lm

2.lumens per gram
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It emits more lumens of light per gram of weight.

Best

Exposure Lights Equinox

16.12

4.19

3.71

3.Has pulse mode
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The light has a pulse mode. Pulse mode has the benefit of saving battery by slowly changing between a high and low-intensity light, while maintaining a steady light, which is less distracting.

Cygolite Centauri 1700 OSP
NiteRider Pro 1800 Race
4.Has SOS mode
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The light has an SOS mode. This is used in emergency situations to attract attention.

For example

Exposure Lights Reflex Mk2

Cygolite Centauri 1700 OSP
NiteRider Pro 1800 Race
5.brightness (mid mode)
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The light is more intense on mid mode. The amount of light emitted is measured in lumens.

Best

Lupine Betty R 7

2400lm

850lm

700lm

6.number of light modes
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With more light modes you are more likely to find the perfect setting for any given situation, such as when you need the brightest light or when you need to conserve battery.

Best

Lupine Piko U4

15

8

5

Battery

1.has a battery level indicator
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An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Cygolite Centauri 1700 OSP
NiteRider Pro 1800 Race
2.charge time
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The time it takes to fully charge the battery.

Best

Moon X Power 1300

2.5h

8h

5h

3.runtime (high mode)
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The amount of time the light will last from a full charge when on high mode. High mode is a steady light mode at the highest intensity.

Best

DiNotte XML-1

5h

2h

1.5h

4.runtime (low mode)
?

The amount of time the light will last from a full charge when on low mode. Low mode is a steady light mode at a low intensity.

Best

Lupine Piko 7

116h

32h

6h

5.has a rechargeable battery
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The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Cygolite Centauri 1700 OSP
NiteRider Pro 1800 Race
6.runtime (mid mode)
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The amount of time the light will last from a full charge when on mid mode. Mid mode is a steady light mode at a medium intensity.

Best

Lupine Piko 7

12h

6h

3h

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