Comparing LED surgical headlights to fiber-optic headlights

LED surgical headlights vs fiber optic headlights. Take a look at the comparison chart below to learn more about how Enova LED cordless Headlights stack up against Fiber Optic headlight models.

Enova Illumination LED Headlights
Fiber Optic Headlights
Brightest Light 225,000 lux at 14″ 200,000 lux
Headlamp Materials Aluminum Aluminum
Light Source LED reflective technology Xenon or Halogen
Light Quality 4500º or 6100º Kelvin, no black spots Potential black spots from
damaged fiber optic cable
Lamp Life 50,000 hours 3,000 to 7,000 hours
Light Degradation None Yes
Power Source Digital Lithium-ion Battery Pack;
battery life ranges from
4 hours to 24 hours
Power Source Box which
requires plug into electrical outlet
Light Cable Length None 6 to 10 feet
Portable Yes No
Headlight Warranty 5 Years Most are 1 Year
Initial Costs $1,000 to $4,000 $4,000 to $8,000
Replacement Bulb Cost None, LED Chip $500 to $1,000
Estimated Annual Maintenance Cost Less than $100 $1000+
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