LED Flashlight Comparison: COAST HP3 vs. COAST A10

HP3 vs. A10 LED FlashlightAt first glance, one might think every small LED flashlight is the same – cylindrical casing, LED bulb, power switch, batteries. However, today’s technology is so advanced that different diminutive LED flashlight models vary widely in terms of brightness, focus, run time and other crucial characteristics. If you’re looking for a mini LED flashlight for your purse, glove box, shirt pocket or other compact space, check out the table below, which contrasts two of our most popular small LED flashlights: the HP3 and the A10.

COAST HP3

COAST A10

Battery Type

2 x AAA

2 x AAA

Batteries Included

Yes

Yes

Optic System

PureBeam™ Focusing Optic System
(Best for Focusing Light)

Max Beam Optic System
(Best for Inspection)

Focus Type

Twist

-

Lumens

80

66

Beam Distance

-

70 meters (229 ft)

Pocket Clip

Yes

Yes

On/Off Switch Location

Rear

Rear

Body Diameter

.56 inch

.53 inch

Textured Body for Grip

Yes

No

Length

5.9 inches

5.48 inches

Weight (with batteries)

-

3.2 ounces

Runtime

2 hours

1.5 hours

Design Colors

Black and Red

Silver and Red

Flood Beam

Yes

-

Bulls-Eye Spot

Yes

Yes

Beam Lock System

No

No

High and Low Output Modes

No

No

Water-Resistant

No

Yes

Impact-Resistant

Yes

Yes

ANSI FL1 Rated

Yes

Yes

Quick-Cycle Switch

No

No

Unbreakable LED

Yes

Yes

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