Philips 8W Classic Light Bulb, Frosted review
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- LED light bulb
- Warm white
The Philips 8W Classic is a widely available LED bulb that is equivalent in brightness to a 60W incandescent bulb. Is it your best bet, though, or would a less well-known brand be better?
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- TypeLED light bulb
- Total length of bulb110mm
- Maximum diameter of bulb60.0
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