To get to the point immediately: this is not a product for the buyer who is looking for a cheap downlight, but for the buyer who is looking for quality, reliability, color fastness, design and a guarantee of no less than 3 years.
This beautiful round downlight of the X-Tron TL-line (Top Line) is finished in white aluminum. This spot represents an immediate surplus value in any home or retail space by the quality image, the ability to tilt it to the direction (2) that you want and the beautiful warm white light color.
The used LED COB 8W chips are from the Japanese manufacturer Sharp, known for its high quality LED chips. The quality can be found in the CRI (Color Rendereing Index) higher than 80, and the very high lifespan of 50000 hours. Most products on the market barely get 20,000 to 25,000 hours. By using the latest COB technology distinguish these downlights distinguish themselves easily from the cheaper versions that work with the older SMD technology. This could be easily identified by the nanospheres you see in the spot. In reality, shese are all individual LED chips, but they can not provide the experience of a halogen spotlight. This downlight can.
The downlight has an IP rating of 44 (IP44) and is splash and dust proof, making it suitable for applications in bathrooms.
As always with PL (Pro Line) X-Tron it is a high quality product with a warranty of 3 years, including on the LED driver. The included dimmable LED driver is one of GOPRO lighting & electric company, a manufacturer known for its excellent quality and extremely suitable to work with TRIAC dimmers. These dimmers are RoHS and TÜV certified which guarantees a constant top quality. This top quality dimmable LED driver is included in the price. From many providers the LED driver must be purchased separately and often they are cheap low quality drivers.
For our part: an obvious best choice. Not cheap, but you are buying quality!