79points

DiNotte XML-1

85points

Lupine Piko U4

89points

Lupine Wilma 14

DiNotte XML-1
Lupine Piko U4
Comparison winner
Lupine Wilma 14
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23 facts in comparison

DiNotte XML-1 vs Lupine Piko U4 vs Lupine Wilma 14

DiNotte XML-1
Lupine Piko U4
Lupine Wilma 14
DiNotte XML-1
Lupine Piko U4
Lupine Wilma 14
79
points
85
points
89
points

Why is DiNotte XML-1 better than Lupine Piko U4 & Lupine Wilma 14?

  • Weight
    64gvs180,560g
  • All-in-one light

Why is Lupine Piko U4 better than DiNotte XML-1 & Lupine Wilma 14?

  • Charge time
    3hvs4,6.5h
  • Width
    32mmvs60,40mm

Why is Lupine Wilma 14 better than DiNotte XML-1 & Lupine Piko U4?

  • Brightness (high mode)
    2800lmvs400,1200lm
  • Runtime (low mode)
    63hvs20,58h
  • Brightness (mid mode)
    1630lmvs200,470lm
  • Battery power
    13200mAhvs4400,3300mAh
  • Brightness (low mode)
    210lmvs100,50lm

Top specs, facts and figures

General info

1.Weather sealed
DiNotte XML-1
Lupine Piko U4
Lupine Wilma 14

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.

2.weight

64g

180g

560g

Best

Serfas TSL-200

50g

3.Can be mounted on helmet
DiNotte XML-1
Lupine Piko U4
Lupine Wilma 14

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

4.Has side lights
DiNotte XML-1
Lupine Piko U4
Lupine Wilma 14

It has extra lights on the side, helping to make the rider more visible.

For example

CatEye Econom Force Rechargeable

5.Has tool-less mount
DiNotte XML-1
Lupine Piko U4
Lupine Wilma 14

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.

6.All-in-one light
DiNotte XML-1
Lupine Piko U4
Lupine Wilma 14

The bike light is an all-in-one. Some lights feature a separate battery that is connected to the light via a cable, but an all-in-one light is more compact and cable-free.

Light

1.brightness (high mode)

400lm

1200lm

2800lm

The light is more intense on high mode. The amount of light emitted is measured in lumens.

Best

Lupine Betty R 7

4500lm

2.lumens per gram

5.71

6.66

5

It emits more lumens of light per gram of weight.

Best

Exposure Lights Equinox

16.12

3.brightness (mid mode)

200lm

470lm

1630lm

The light is more intense on mid mode. The amount of light emitted is measured in lumens.

Best

Lupine Betty R 7

2400lm

4.Has SOS mode
DiNotte XML-1
Lupine Piko U4
Lupine Wilma 14

The light has an SOS mode. This is used in emergency situations to attract attention.

5.Has pulse mode
DiNotte XML-1
Lupine Piko U4
Lupine Wilma 14

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.

For example

Cygolite Turbo 800

6.number of light modes

6

15

13

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

Battery

1.runtime (high mode)

5h

2h

3.2h

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

2.charge time

4h

3h

6.5h

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.

Best

Moon X Power 1300

2.5h

3.has a battery level indicator
DiNotte XML-1
Lupine Piko U4
Lupine Wilma 14

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

4.runtime (low mode)

20h

58h

63h

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

5.has a rechargeable battery
DiNotte XML-1
Lupine Piko U4
Lupine Wilma 14

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

6.runtime (mid mode)

10h

5.75h

6.75h

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

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