Cree's new PAR38 LED boasts 1,500 lumens, can survive being rained on if used outdoors, and costs less than similar bulbs from larger manufacturers.
With LED and smart lighting prices continuing to fall, $40 feels pretty steep for a single non-connected bulb, even one as unique as this one.
This simple, low-cost LED is a strong performer with plenty of upfront value.
With "an industry-first mesh Bluetooth network," Samsung's new programmable LEDs will connect with your phone and tune to the color temperature of your liking.
For basic needs, the Lumen LED Color Smart Bulb might make sense, but consider waiting to see if the app improves, and to see what the competition will bring to the table. For more advanced control of your lights, a Philips Hue setup is probably worth the extra cash.
Philips' new SlimStyle is a strong performer that offers a good deal of value in the 75W replacement class.
This better, brighter bulb is the latest reason to switch to LED lighting.
With updated motion detection smarts, these connected LEDs can tell when you enter the room even with a lampshade in the way.
These bulbs aren't cheap, but they cost less than Lifx or Philips Hue and arguably do more thanks to the built-in sensors for presence and ambient light.
At $10, this impressive LED is a very safe bet in the lighting aisle.
From the specs to the price, GE's 100W Replacement LED gets just about everything right. It's a smart buy in the lighting aisle.
As a fairly basic bargain bulb, Utilitech delivers, but there are more well-rounded alternatives available for just a few dollars more.
Unless you find it on sale, this likable Philips LED can't quite offer the value of its competitors.
This bulb isn't cheap by today's standards, but it's worth it for the eye-popping color quality and strong dimming performance.
This color-changing LED smart lamp seeking funds on Indiegogo -- and it might just be cool enough to forgive the silly branding.
You'll get performance that's slightly better out of bulbs that cost slightly more, but at less than $5, this dimmable LED isn't a terrible pick.
Fake filament bulbs like this one are a nostalgic novelty, but the WarmGlow LED is a decent choice if that's the aesthetic you're going for.
While not a bad bulb, Sylvania's LED lacks value compared to competitors that perform better and cost less.