Solar panel street light gains popularity among people with its advantages in energy saving, environmentally friendly and simple installation. Some customers want to buy the solar street lights after knowing the advantages of it. However, it is very easy to fall into the purchase trap if one doesn’t understand the solar street light configuration. It is not worth it to blindly pursuit the brightness, appearance, low price of solar street lights and ignore the quality and price performance ratio of the lights.
Next, we are going to share with you what are the top four purchase trap.
Trap 1: Blindly pursue the high brightness
Solar street lights have different lighting standard at different sites. Blindly pursue high brightness of solar street lights is not only wasting the resources and can also be harmful to pedestrians. Therefore, be sure to confirm the lighting requirement before selecting the solar street lights according to your needs.
Trap 2: Solar street lights have different power usage
Solar street lights can be smartly controlled and can be adjusted manually at different time according to the needs. Therefore, its use of rated power is different.
Trap 3: Differences in the service life of street light accessories
LED light base have up to 50000hours service life, but solar street light system is composed of solar panel, battery, controller, light pole, light source and multiple components. Among them, solar panel has service life of 25 years, battery for 3-5 year and the life span of solar street lights controller is 2-5 years. Their service life is different.
Trap 4: Price decide the product
Price reflects the combination of cost, quality and brand value. Although bottom price is attractive, but poor quality cannot guarantee for long-term usage. Excess price is as well not advisable, it might have over demand configuration or emptiness that cause the waste of funds.
In summary, suitable configuration is the key role of purchasing solar street lights, must be cautious and not fall into these four traps.