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Halogen lamps are incandescent lamps. But the bulb is here full of bromine or iodine, which allows the filament to be much warmer (so brighter). The casing is made of quartz to withstand high temperatures.

Characteristics of a halogen lamp

Choose a halogen lamp

These lamps are the best alternative to incandescent lamps: they offer the same quality of light (rendering and warm color tint) and the same functionalities (instant start, connection on dimmer) for a lifetime twice as long and a consumption energy from 30 to 50% less.


Halogens produce more UV (Ultra-Violets). For this reason, the directional spotlights are equipped with anti-UV glass and the most powerful lamps (up to 500 W) are used indirectly.

Video Instruction: Incandescent and Halogen Lamps