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NITECORE EC22 1000 Lumen Infinite Brightness LED Flashlight
NITECORE EC22 Infinitely Variable Brightness 1000 Lumen Compact Everyday Carry LED Flashlight

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Price: $48.95

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Product Code: FL-NITE-EC22

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  • Infinitely variable brightness portable flashlight from 0.5 to 1000 lumens
  • Utilizes a CREE XP-L HD V6 LED
  • Peak beam intensity of 8600cd and throw distance of 202 yards
  • Tail stand capability
  • Includes holster, lanyard and spare o-rings
  • Constructed from rugged aero-grade aluminum alloy with HAIII military grade finish

Included in the Box

  • NITECORE EC22 flashlight
  • pocket clip
  • holster
  • lanyard
  • 2x spare o-rings
  • instruction manual
  • warranty card

Zero to Bright at The Turn of A Dial

Free yourself from preset output limits using the innovative NITECORE EC22's infinitely variable brightness flashlight! This everyday carry flashlight uses an innovative rotary switch that allows you to easily select from 0.5 lumens to 1000 lumens with a simple twist. Utilizing a CREE XP-L HD V6 LED, the EC22 provides up to 202 yards of throw making it perfect for everything from hiking through the woods to daily household tasks. With ultralow as the default starting output, you'll never have to worry about accidentally blinding yourself with too bright light - a must have for night activities.

Compact and Lightweight

Small enough to fit into a pocket and weighing only a mere 2.72oz without batteries, the EC22 is made to go everywhere with you. The included holster, lanyard and pocket clip provide multiple options for mounting and organizing the light into any kind of everyday carry setup you have.

Built for Adventures

Constructed from aerospace aluminum with an IPX8 rating, the EC22 can easily withstand any environment you find yourself in. Whether you're using the light for outdoor adventures or everyday carry, the EC22 provides you with a powerful easy to use light for all activities.


Maximum Brightness 1000 lumens
Peak Beam Distance 202 yards
Peak Beam Intensity 8600 cd
IP Rating IPX8 - 2m waterproof and submersible
Impact Resistance 1 m
Dimensions L-5.04"xW-1"xH-1"
Weight 2.72 oz


Turbo 1000 lumens 1 hr
Ultralow 0.5 lumens 500 hr

Compatible Power Sources

18650 Rechargeable Li-ion battery 18650 3.7V Y (Recommended)
Primary Lithium battery CR123 3V Y (Recommended)
Rechargeable Li-ion battery RCR123 3.7V Y
NITECORE EC22 Video Overview
Rotary Switch Buying Guide
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5 of 5 February 27, 2019
Reviewer: Danny Pomeroy from Big River, CA United States  

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5 of 5 Nitecore EC22 compact light May 29, 2018
Reviewer: E.E. from Georgetown, TX United States  
Very bright. Lightweight, but sturdy construction. So far, I like the silence of the rotary on/off/brightness adjust on a compact light better than switched with multiple clicks for adjustments. Recent purchase, but I love Nitecore lights and look forward to a lot of usage.

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5 of 5 Nitecore EC22 flashlight April 11, 2018
Reviewer: Clark Lanagan from Happy Valley, OR United States  
Must say how impressed I am with the EC22. With variable brightness from a few lumens to 1000 this light does it all! I'm an iraq war veteran, 2006-2007 and used mainly surefire lights, which are great, but really could have used this Nitecore over there. Sadly didn't have Cree technology then so we made do. Everything about this purchase, the price, fast shipping and friendly service combined to make me a happy guy! My first Nitecore but certainly not my lady. Clark lanagan Portland Oregon.

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4 of 5 4 stars because 5 stars are perfection April 10, 2018
Reviewer: Anonymous Person from Laredo, TXnited States  
Very satisfied with the light.  Going to use it as a backup for my EC4GT.  It's very compact.  What I appreciate is that if I go to it after the EC4GT runs out of life (not likely), there is hardly any compromise in performance/effectiveness.  I work mids in law enforcement in brush country.

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4 of 5 EC22 April 10, 2018
Reviewer: Carl cBlanda from West Jordan, UT United States  
Nice product, although I would have preferred it to have an adjustable lens.

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