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Main Features


The Petzl IKO Core is the ideal headlamp if you want something comfortable and lightweight without sacrificing performance. This headlamp is designed for various activities, including running, climbing, and camping, and it offers outstanding brightness and versatility in a small, ergonomic form.

The Petzl IKO Core’s hybrid power source, which combines a rechargeable Lithium-Ion battery with AAA batteries for the utmost convenience and flexibility, is one of its distinguishing characteristics. The AAA batteries act as a backup in case you run out of power, and the battery can be readily recharged via USB.

The Petzl IKO Core’s 500 lumens of brightness in high mode is enough light for any outdoor activities. It has several lighting options, including a red light mode for maintaining night vision and a strobe mode for emergencies.

The Petzl IKO Core’s AirFit headband, which properly distributes the headlamp’s weight across your head for a snug and comfortable fit, is arguably its most distinctive feature. The lamp is removable for simple cleaning and storage, and the headband is adjustable for a custom fit.

The Petzl IKO Core also has a lock function to avoid accidental activation, an IPX4-rated water-resistant body, and compatibility with the Petzl CORE rechargeable battery, which is available separately and offers longer battery life.

In conclusion, the Petzl IKO Core is a great headlamp that combines comfort, performance, and convenience equally. This light has you covered whether you’re going for a nighttime run or a multi-day camping excursion.


Technical Details

Technical DetailsSpecifications
Maximum Brightness500 lumens
Lighting ModesFlood, mixed, focused, red, and strobe
Power SourceRechargeable Lithium-Ion battery and 3 AAA batteries
Battery LifeUp to 100 hours on low mode
Charging TimeApproximately 3 hours via USB
HeadbandAirFit adjustable headband
Water ResistanceIPX4 (protected against splashing water from all directions)
Weight79 g (including batteries)
CompatibilityPetzl CORE rechargeable battery (sold separately)

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