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Nitecore MH23 1800 Lumen USB Rechargeable EDC Flashlight
NITECORE MH23 1800 Lumen USB Rechargeable Compact Mini Flashlight

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Product Code: FL-NITE-MH23

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  • High performance rechargeable palm-sized searchlight
  • Utilizes a two-stage power switch to control all functions
  • Integrated power indicator
  • Reverse polarity protection
  • Constructed from rugged aero-grade aluminum allow with HAIII military grade finish
  • Tail stand capable

Included in the Box

  • NITECORE MH23 Rechargeable Flashlight
  • USB charging cable
  • Holster
  • Pocket clip
  • Lanyard

Small in Size, Big on Power

Performance and portability come together in the NITECORE MH23 rechargeable pocket-sized searchlight. Equipped with a powerful CREE XHP35 HD LED, this flashlight produces a powerful 1800 lumen beam with 322 yards of throw while remaining compact enough to fit comfortably in your hand or pocket. Five total brightness outputs and three special modes make this versatile flashlight ideal for everything from search & rescue to everyday carry. Add it to your gear, and you'll soon see why this flashlight is one of the most powerful of its size.

Easy Single Button Control

No complex user interface or hidden modes to find. The MH23 is controlled via the single side control side on the bezel of the light. In addition to on/off and brightness adjustment, there's also direct access to Turbo and Ultralow modes so you can always get the light you want - no more, no less.

Convenient Built-in Charging

Keep the MH23 charged using the built-in charging port feature for USB charging at home and on the go. Use the included USB charging cable to connect to a USB compatible adapter, laptop, power bank or solar panel. An integrated power indicator light located under the control switch will report the remainining battery power upon installation to keep you informed.


Peak Beam Distance 322 yds (294 m)
Peak Beam Intensity 21,600 cd
IP Rating IPX8, 2m
Impact Resistance 1.5m
Dimensions L-4.38"xD-1.25"(111.3mmx31.8mm)
Weight 3.39 oz (96.2 g)


Turbo 1800 lumen 30 min
High 760 lumen 1 hr 45 min
Mid 260 lumen 4 hr 45 min
Low 55 lumen 19 hr
Ultralow 1 lumen 300 hr
Strobe 1800 lumen --
SOS 1800 lumen --
Beacon 1800 lumen --

Compatible Power Sources

NOTE: Batteries are not included with this flashlight. We recommend using an 18650 battery with at least an 8A or greater output such as the NL1835HP. Using an 18650 battery with less than 8A output will still allow the flashlight to function but not every mode will be available. Please refer to the chart below for additional information.

NITECORE NL1835HP (3500mAh) 18650 3.6V Yes (Recommended & can be recharged)
Rechargeable IMR18650 Li-ion Battery IMR18650 3.6V Yes (Recommended & can be recharged)
18650 Li-ion Battery (output ≥ 8A) 18650 3.7V Yes (Can be recharged)
2x Primary Lithium Battery CR123 3V Yes (Compatible but CANNOT be recharged)
2x Rechargeable Li-ion Battery RCR123 3.7V Yes (Compatible but CANNOT be recharged)
18650 Li-ion Battery (output < 8A) 18650 3.7V Not Compatible
NITECORE MH23 Video Overview
Average Rating: Average Rating: 4.5 of 5 4.5 of 5 Total Reviews: 29 Write a review »

  1 of 1 people found the following review helpful:
5 of 5 Nitecore MH23 May 4, 2022
Reviewer: Matt Morgan from Shippensburg , PA United States  
Service at Nitecore store is awesome! I now own 3 nitecore products. Had a problem with an ec23 flashlight and the nitecore store took care of me.

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  1 of 1 people found the following review helpful:
5 of 5 MH23 October 3, 2021
Reviewer: eric scheda from issaquah, WA United States  
Nice small flashlight,very bright!

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  0 of 0 people found the following review helpful:
5 of 5 MH23 February 24, 2021
Reviewer: Joseph Williams from MuaAlscle Shoals, AL United States  
Plenty of light. Easy to operate

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5 of 5 Excellent Light October 14, 2020
Reviewer: Colin Philpot from BoiseMeridian, ID United States  
Compact. Well built.  Not to complicated of UI but still plenty of options.  BRIGHT.

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2 of 5 Flashlight March 21, 2020
Reviewer: Roseanne Macchiarelli from Beachwood, NJ United States  
Disappointed that unit gets very hot when on high.  Not sure of this product. Size is great and fits my hand.

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