Providing side as well as head-on visibility for added safety, this extra-bright five-LED white headlight features an extra-wide beam. It runs on four AA batteries and produces 80 hours of run time in constant mode and 200 hours in flashing mode, which is useful for cycling under city lights. Cateye's OptiCube technology optimizes lens and reflector brightness.
Founded in 1946 in Osaka, Japan, CatEye is the leading manufacturer of cycle computers, lights, and reflectors to cyclists in the world. In 1964, CatEye was the first in the industry to create a flashing lamp for bicycles, followed by their first battery headlamp in 1982, and the very first bicycle head lamp using white LEDs in 2001. The company's Opticube lens and reflectors make the brightest and most efficient LED headlights. while their LD500 remains the only rear safety light that can meet the rigorous CPSC standards for reflectivity.
Cat Eye's EL220 sports a full 5 LEDs and focuses their beams through Cat Eye's OptiCube lens to pour out a wide, bright beam for excellent visibility. You even get a flashing mode and side visibility. Plus, you'll get more than 120 hours of run time from the 4 included AA batteries.