WF-502B is an impressive and affordable flashlight from UltraFire. It’s designed with the Cree XML T6 LED emitter and supports up to 1000 lumen output. UltraFire WF-502B can meet various purpose such as camping, EDC, exploring, hiking, night Riding, seeking survival, and so on. Today, we are going to have a review on this kind of flashlight.

Quick Take:

  • Pros:
    • Cheap
    • Bright
    • Good battery life
    • Well built
    Cons:
    • Not much heatsinking
    • Weak on throw
  • 83%
    83%
    Cost-Effective

    The UltraFire WF-502B is a cost-effective LED flashlight. It's solid and sturdy, and brighter than most normal flashlights. As a low-cost flashlight, there is really nothing to complain. If you love it, just take action.

    • Design
      8
    • Price
      9
    • Quality
      8
    • Usability
      8
    • Brightness
      8.3

Design

The UltraFire WF-502B is well built with a black aluminium alloy body. It measures just over 3 inches long with just over 1 inch in diameter. It looks compact and sturdy. WF-502B features a standard recessed tail-cap switch with the ability to tail-stand. Moreover, it is weatherproof because of the aluminum design, Lens O-ring and Tail Cap seals. Though it’s a cheap flashlight, it really emphasizes every detail of the flashlight’s design features.
UltraFire WF-502B

Performance

The UltraFire WF-502B is built with Cree XM-L T6 LED. This LED can actually last the flashlight usage for up to 100,000 hours. It can bring the brightest light for you with this durable and bright bulb. It support up to 1000 lumens (according to some actual test, 1000 lumen is a bit overrated) that allow light to travel faster, even tighter and brighter than the Fenix PD35. As it’s a flashlight at less than $20.00, it is actually surprising for everyone by producing this much light.

UltraFire WF-502B Beam
UltraFire WF-502B Beam

The WF-502B is powered by a rechargeable lithium 18650 battery (battery included with recharger). It can run at about 60 minutes(manufacturer rated) under the high mode. The maximum beam distance is about 130m.

Mode Operation

There are 5 modes availabel in the WF-502B: High > Mid > Low > Fast Strobe >SOS. The strobe mode is slower than normal which is ideal for the individuals who have a tendency to get aggravated by a snappy strobe recurrence. To switch the modes, just half-click on the tail switch and it will cycle through the modes. Full Clicks will turn the flashlight on and off. The flashlight has a mode memory so even after you switch it off, it will recall the last mode utilized once you switch it back on.
UltraFire WF-502B mode operation

Specification

ItemsSpecification
BrandUltraFire
ModelWF-502B
Flashlight TypeSafety
EmittersXM-L T6
Emitters Quantity1 x Cree XML T6
Lumens Range500-1000Lumens
Luminous Flux1000Lm
FunctionCamping, EDC, Exploring, Hiking, Night Riding, Seeking Survival, Walking
Switch LocationTail Cap
Power SourceBattery
Battery Type18650
Battery Quantity1 x 18650 battery (included)
Waterproof StandardIPX-6 Standard Water Resistant
ReflectorAluminum Smooth Reflector
LensGlass Lens
Body MaterialAluminium Alloy
Available Light ColorWhite
Product weight0.110 kg
Product size (L x W x H)8.40 x 4.60 x 3.30 cm / 3.31 x 1.81 x 1.3 inches
Package Contents1 x EDC Flashlight, 2 x 3000mAh 18650 Battery, 1 x US Plug Battery Charger

Conclusion

If you are looking for a reliable EDC LED flashlight but don’t want to pay too much on it, the UltraFire WF-502B might be a great buy for you. It is a type of Cree XML T6 LED flashlight that is priced under $20.00. Thought it is cheap, but it’s qualified that can perfectly satisfy your needs on daily use or outdoor activities.

83%
83%
Cost-Effective

The UltraFire WF-502B is a cost-effective LED flashlight. It's solid and sturdy, and brighter than most normal flashlights. As a low-cost flashlight, there is really nothing to complain. If you love it, just take action.

  • Design
    8
  • Price
    9
  • Quality
    8
  • Usability
    8
  • Brightness
    8.3
Share.

1 Comment

  1. The my fantastic satisfaction to consider your site also to appreciate your own outstanding submit right here. I prefer which greatly. I am aware that you put a lot attention for those articles, as these make sense and are very useful

Leave A Reply