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## What is a 40 watt LED equivalent to?

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Traditional bulb^{1} |
Halogen^{2} |
LED |
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25 watts | 15 watts | 2 watts |

40 watts | 25 watts | 5 watts |

60 watts | 40 watts | 7 watts |

75 watts | 45 watts | 9 watts |

## How many watts does a 40W LED bulb use?

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This item Bioluz LED 40 Watt LED Light Bulbs, E26 40 Watt Light Bulb Replacement, A19 LED Bulb Uses Only 6 Watts, Warm White 2700K Non-Dimmable A19 LED Light Bulbs 6 Pack | |
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Voltage | 120.00 volts |

Wattage | 6.00 watts |

## WHAT LED bulb equals 60 watts?

A 60-watt incandescent light bulb can be replaced with a **10-watt LED**.

## How many watts does it take to power a LED light bulb?

An incandescent 60-watt bulb, for example, gives off 800 lumens of light. And LED bulbs, which are more energy efficient than their incandescent counterparts, can deliver the same amount of light using as **little as 10 watts**.

## Can I replace a 40W bulb with a 60W LED?

customers ask is: “Can I use an LED that has a higher wattage equivalent than my fixture allows?” The simple answer is **yes**, as long as the LED bulb uses less wattage than your fixture.

## Can I use LED bulbs in any lamp?

**LEDs can be used in any light fixture**, as long as it’s not enclosed or air-tight, and is not an old-style dimmer system.

## What is a 4w LED bulb equivalent to?

Equivalent Wattages and Light Output of Incandescent, CFL, and LED Bulbs

Light Output | LEDs | Incandescents |
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Lumens | Watts | Watts |

450 |
4-5 | 40 |

750-900 | 6-8 | 60 |

1100-1300 | 9-13 | 75-100 |

## How many watts does a single LED use?

A typical cheap (60 watt equivalent to incandescent) LED light bulb is advertised as providing 800 lumens, lasting up to 10,000 hours at **10 watts**.

## How much watt LED bulb is required for a room?

Since we’ve conflated watts and lumens, it’s easier to talk about bulbs in terms of watts. So if a 100-watt incandescent produces 1,500 lumens, and a 10-watt LED does the same, the 10-Watt LED may advertise “100-watt equivalent” on its label.

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Room | Foot Candles Needed |
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Hallway | 5-10 |

Bathroom | 70-80 |