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Metal halide lamp versus halogen lamp < Back
Metal halide lamp

 
 
Characteristic and lamp cost  
- Metal halide is 4 times brighter
- Metal halide can illuminate with 75% less power
- Halogen can re-light instantly
- Metal halide has 5 times longer life
- Halogen is much less expensive
Comparison in character

* Amperage required in case of illuminating with the same brightness (lumen)

 
Internal structure  
- Metal halide lamp
As metal halide lamps radiate by an electric discharge in the luminous tube, the bulbs have no part that may be snapped.
- Halogen lamp
Halogen lamps radiate by incandescing of the filament. As the filament can be snapped, halogen is generally weak to vibration.
Comparison in structure
 
Running cost
Comparison in running cost
 
Coverage area
Comparison in coverage area
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