Two new offerings here, this time Armytek are giving users who want a super compact EDC flashlight, something quite interesting.
Available in 2 outputs, a Cool White which has a rating of 1000 lumens, and a Warm White higher CRI, which has a power output of 930 lumens. Cool White has a slightly higher range and output, with the Warm White offering improved color reproduction.
Thanks to their compact size, the Armytek C1 Pro is ideal for EDC use or it can be mounted to a bicycle or jacket. (optional bike mount ABM-01).
It’s powered via a rechargeable 18350 Li-ion battery, which offers a good capacity of 900mAh, and is charged via the magnetic USB cable included, for quick and convenience it also has a built in light showing red/green charging indicators. A full charge only takes 2 hours and 30 minutes.
With up to 40 days run time at the lowest output level, and a choice of 2 modes, simple and advanced ensuring it’s suitable for all users.
As the base is magnetic it can also be used as a convenient working light, attaching to metal objects firmly.
Armytek are known for their high quality materials, and the Armytek C1 Pro features their matt body finish, with superior grip on the body in all conditions, a stainless steel bezel and clip.
It is rated to IP68 water and dust resistance and submersion tested to 10 metres depth.
It’s a small flashlight body at just 67mm x 24.5mm (length x head diameter), and weight of 47g or 72g (without battery, and with battery).
Two modes of operation, with a choice of Cool and Warm White LEDs
By holding in the side switch and rotating the tail cap around (¼ turn), you can pick between two modes: Simple with it’s 6 modes and designed for ease of use. Or the Advanced mode which has 11 settings and meant for users who demand more control over their flashlight.
At the top level the Cool White can reach 114 metres range, with a Turbo output of 1000 lumens, the Warm White hits 112 metres with a slightly lower output of 930 lumens. Cool has a low level of 40 lumens, with the Warm offering a 37 lumen output.
The oversized side switch is easy to find and durable materials, it has a battery and temperature indicator function using three colours, Red/Green/Amber. A low battery warming flashes intermittently on the main LED if the power level is below 25%.
This model has an excellent beam with a large 25 degree hotpot, and 120 degree spread, giving a wide range of coverage, and perfectly suited for EDC use.
It comes with an extensive bundling including battery, USB charging cable, lanyard, clip and spare O ring.
Armytek Prime C1 Pro Key Features
> Choice of Cool or Warm White LED emitters
> Up to 1000 lumens output (Cool White) or 930 lumens (Warm White)
> Run time up to 40 days (lowest output)
> Wide beam with a 25 degree hotspot and 120 degree spill, range of up to 114 metres
> 2 UI’s. Simple or Advanced, with 6 or 11 modes for each one
> Compact EDC size: 67mm x 24.5mm (length x head diameter), and weight of 47g or 72g (without battery, and with battery)
> Magnetic base, ideal pocket working light
> Battery/Temperature indicators built into side switch
> Optional bicycle mount (ABM-01)
> USB magnetic charging system with charge indicators
> Advanced thermal control, and over discharge protection
> Low battery warning LED flashes to alert user
> Matt body for superior grip, stainless steel bezel
> Dust and water resistance IP68, up to 10 metres water submersion
> Aero grade AL6061-T6 aluminum alloy body, drop tested to 10 metres