Are LED light bulbs dimmable?

Answer Light emitting diodes (also known as LEDs) are operated by electrical current. To adjust the brightness in an LED power circuit, an electrical resistor (or set of resistors) must be wired in series... Read More »

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Are the GU10 Philips light bulbs dimmable?

Philips makes a number of GU10 bulbs that are dimmable, including the 7-watt LED GU10 light bulb and the halogen GU10 light bulb. The Philips 3-watt LED bulb is not dimmable.References:Philips: Hal... Read More »

Are halogen bulbs dimmable?

Halogen bulbs are dimmable. According to Westinghouse, a manufacturer of light bulbs, a halogen bulb is similar to an incandescent light bulb, except it burns hotter and brighter. Just like an inca... Read More »

Are LEDs replacement bulbs dimmable?

Check the specs on your led replacements. They will tell you what dimming method, if any, to use. Most led's I've seen can not be dimmed. They are either on or off.

How to Use Non-Dimmable Bulbs With a Dimmer Switch?

Using a dimmer switch enables you to set the mood of a room by varying its lighting. Also known as a rheostat, a dimmer switch limits electric current passing through a light bulb by increasing the... Read More »