Petzl Actik Core Headlamp

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A rechargeable, multi-beam headlamp, the Petzl Actik Core offers 450 lumens of power to light the way during dynamic outdoor activities like running, hiking and backpacking.


  • Comes with the Core USB-rechargeable battery (charge time via USB port: 3 hrs.) and is also compatible with 3 AAA/LR03 batteries (not included) without the need for an adapter
  • Features 2 beam patterns (flood or mixed) and several white brightness levels; single-button adjustment allows for quick and easy lighting selection
  • Red lighting preserves night vision; reflective headband provides low-light visibility
  • Lock function helps you avoid turning it on during transit or storage
  • Headband is detachable and washable
  • CE-certified; IPX4 rating means this can withstand splashing water from any angle
  • Compatible mounting accessories (not included) allow the lamp to be attached to any kind of helmet or to a bicycle


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Technical Specs

Best Use



Bulb Type


Bulb Detail

2 LED / 1 red LED

Red Light Mode


Beam Type

Flood / Spot

Max Light Output (Lumens)

450 lumens

Light Output

High: 450 lumens / medium: 100 lumens / low: 6 lumens

Max Beam Distance (m)

90 meters

Beam Distance

High: 90 meters / medium: 45 meters / low: 8 meters

Brightness Levels



1 (red)

Average Run Time

High: 2 hours / medium: 8 hours / low: 130 hours




Includes 1250 mAh CORE rechargeable battery; compatible with 3 AAA alkaline, lithium-ion or Ni-MH rechargeable


5.3 x 4.9 x 1.7 inches

Water-Resistance Rating


Weight With Batteries

2.65 ounces

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