Panasonic Nastolgic Clear: An Edison Style LED

Ever hesitate to buy a CFL or LED because you don't like the way it looks or it doesn't fit your fixture? This award winning Panasonic LED might be the answer to your lightbulb problems.With the Lightbulb Wars, we've been reviewing a variety of compact fluorescent and LED style bulbs to get ready for the upcoming incandescent phase-out. One thing we've noticed, and consumers have complained about, is the new energy fluorescent bulbs just don't look like the incandescent bulbs we've all grown up with.

This Panasonic LED Nostalgic Clear Type (LDAHV4L27CG) is a Good Design Award 2011 winner. It was modeled after the classic Edison style bulb, with clear glass and visible filament, and designed to recreate the 'atmosphere and quality of incandescent' light.

More Facts About This Light Bulb

Light Appearance: Soft warm, 2700 Kelvin
Incandescent It Replaces: 20W equivalent
Dimmable? No
Brightness: 210 lumens
Life: 40 years / 40,000 hours
Energy Used: 4.4 watts

Related: The Lightbulb Wars

via designboom

(Images: 1.Good Design Award 2011; 2&3.designboom; 4.Panasonic)

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