HBirdPc LED Armband Review

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TheHBirdPc LED Armband¬†is the perfect option for anybody who wants to¬†stay safe well outdoors in low light conditions. This band can fit great around your arm, ankle, or wrist so that you can wear it just about anywhere at any time. Some customers might also choose to wrap the band on their bike, or their pets color. Whatever you decide to do with it at least you know that you’ll get a bright light that can keep you safe and seen.

Customers love these armbands because they shine brightly and feel great. The silicone materials aren’t going to cause irritation or chafing, which is always a bonus. Unfortunately, they don’t have a rechargeable battery. However, you can get about a hundred hours out of a battery before it’ll need replacing. Changing it is super easy, barely an inconvenience.

Overall, customers love the HBirdPc LED Armband. Yes, it’s had some durability issues, but that doesn’t deter a lot of consumers from falling in love. It’s a great all-around product that feels great and looks great. Most consumers would recommend the band to their friends and family.

Editor's Pros & Cons
Pros

Comfortable fit

Bright lights

Long battery life

Great visibility

Fun colors

Cons

Durability problems

Non-rechargeable batteries

Activities

There are a plethora of activities that you can do while wearing this band. The HBirdPc LED Armband has a versatile style and designs that will fit in most places. The primary purpose of this product, however, is to wear when heading out for a run when the lighting conditions aren't the greatest. If you decide you want to get up early and go out for a run before the sun comes up where you want to go for a late-night walk when the sun goes down, you'll be just fine as long as you're using a product like this. You just wrap it around your arm or your wrist and light it up to keep yourself safe and seen.

Of course, there are more reasons why you might want to purchase and wear this armband, other than just running. Some customers prefer wearing them when going out with their dog for a walk in the evening. Some customers might even choose to wrap the band around their dog's collar to give them a little light, ensuring that you can see them wherever they go.

It's not just for adults; kids love them too. It's nice to have on hand on those warm summer nights where the kids want to be outside playing. You can put your mind to rest by letting them go out and play with these bands on, and showing that you're going to be able to see them wherever they go.

Customers love these armbands, especially all the different ways they can use them. Yes, it's a running armband, but it can be used for so much more.

Protection

If you want to get outside and go for a run, you don't have to let the time of day stop you. If you're going to go out early in the morning before the sun comes out, late in the evening when the sun's about to drop, on an overcast day, or even in the dead of night, you can. Course, you need to make sure that you're taking the proper safety precautions. You want to make sure that you're staying safe and seen by wearing reflective gear as well as light up armbands such as the HBirdPc LED Armband.

If you're heading out during low visibility conditions, it is essential to your safety that passersby can see you easily. You don't want to encounter any unnecessary accidents because nobody knew you were there. The great thing about these armbands is that they can be seen as far as a thousand feet away. Whether you're running along the side of the road or on a path in a park, you still need to make sure that people can see where you're at and where you're going.

Since this band doesn't work quite like some of the other reflective gear out there, you get a little extra protection when it's dark outside. This brand doesn't use reflective materials like some additional night time running bands. It emits its own light. The bright light can help you see where you're going so you don't trip over any debris that might get in your way. Of course, this doesn't take the place of a flashlight, but it'll give you a little bit of extra visibility.

Materials

Unlike many of the light-up armbands that you find on the market, this one is not made out of cloth or any other kind of fabric material. In fact, it is made out of high-quality silicone. This has its advantages. You're not going to have to worry about it absorbing your sweat which can prevent it from smelling bad or becoming moldy. The silicone is going to stay dry so you can stay feeling fresh.

Another great benefit of the materials used in the armband, it's comfortable. Unlike some other materials, it's not going to chafe or irritate your skin at all, keeping you feeling great throughout the duration of your adventure. The lightweight material is durable, feels great, and functional.

Comfort

When you are heading out for an athletic activity of any kind, including a run, you want to make sure you're staying comfortable. After all, when you're working out, you're going to be pushing yourself to the limits. You want to make sure that everything you can keep comfortable is staying comfortable. This includes your armband. It's something that many people might not think about, but it's a strap that's being wrapped around your arm. You want to make sure that is not causing you any kind of discomfort or pain. If you're uncomfortable, then it's going to take your focus off of the task at hand, and on to the pain, you don't need that distraction.

Thankfully, the HBirdPc LED Armband is reasonably comfortable. Customers have commented that it has a great fit and doesn't irritate their skin at all. The silicone materials, as stated above, will not rub or irritate your skin when you're out and about.

Not only is the armband going to provide you with comfort, but it can also help prevent discomfort. Since you're able to stay safe while wearing this, you don't have to worry about any unnecessary accidents that can lead to injury.

All in all, it's a great fitting and feeling armband. Customers have had no complaints about the comfortability of the products.

Light

As the name suggests, these armbands light up with LED lights. Customers can agree that it shines very brightly, ensuring that you're going to be able to stay seen for up to a thousand feet away. Staying visible is the main goal with this product, at least you know with the bright LED lights you will have achieved that goal.

There are three different modes when it comes to the lights on the band. Of course, you can have it turned off so it won't emit any light. If you want to turn it on and have it lit up, you can either have a steady stream of light, or you can choose the flashing option. There are different reasons that you would select each of the various functions, so you can easily set it to whichever mode you feel most comfortable with.

Size

When you're purchasing something that's supposed to wrap around your arm, leg, or wrist, you want to make sure that it's going to fit you. This product is marketed as a one-size-fits-all band. However, there are always a handful of consumers who can't fit this product. Unfortunately, there is not a lot of information on the exact measurements of this band. However, most customers have stated that it fits perfectly and with no problems. Whether you're using it for an adult, a child, or your pet, you should have no issues with this fitting ideally.

Power Source

The HBirdPc LED Armbands might be small, but they can get pretty bright. Most of that has to do with the LED lights themselves. However, you also have to worry about how they're being powered. Unfortunately, this is not a rechargeable product, and it does take replaceable button batteries.

No, you're not going to have to worry about keeping the armbands charged and ready to go. However, when it does come to the time that the battery dies, you will have to open a compartment and buy new cells to replace the old ones. That said, it's super easy to change the batteries. All you have to do is open the battery compartment with a coin. There's no need to fight with small screwdrivers like you would with some of the other products on the market.

Since these don't use rechargeable batteries, you can expect the lifespan to be a little bit longer. In fact, you can get up to a hundred hours of light with new batteries. They take two CR2032 3-volt lithium coin batteries. These are relatively inexpensive and shouldn't be too much of a hassle to find in a store when it comes time to replace them.

If you're looking for something with a rechargeable battery, then, unfortunately, this isn't the correct product for you. However, if you want something that is powerful and can shine brightly and last a long time, then you've come to the right place.

Style

The HBirdPc LED Armband has a straightforward and basic design. It is a clear silicone band with a light at the end and black elastic on the backside where it connects. When you turn the light on the band will take on the color of the light.

When you make your purchase remember that this is a 3-pack so you will get three different colored bands. You'll get one each of the blue, green, and red. Unfortunately, there is not an option to get three of the same color. You do have to get one of each of the colors. This does not seem to be a problem for most consumers, but it is something that's worth noting.

Durability

When spending your hard-earned money on a product like this, you want to ensure that you're getting something that's durable. Most likely you're going to be wearing this while you're active, whether going for a run, riding your bike, or a leisurely stroll. You want to make sure that you have something that's going to be able to handle your active lifestyle.

Unfortunately, there are some mixed reviews when it comes to the durability of the HBirdPc LED Armband. The band itself seems to be reliable enough. There isn't going to be much in the way of premature wear and tear with the silicone or the straps. The durability issues come mostly from the light itself.

Customers have complained that after using it only a couple of times, the whites will start to malfunction and stopped working altogether. Another consumer stated that her light turned on but would not turn back off until the battery died. These are not problems that everybody had, but enough had complained about it that it is worth mentioning.

Overall, the majority of consumers are happy with the longevity of this product. But keep in mind that there are some consumers who had poor experiences with it.

Value

The HBirdPc LED Armband is a little pricier than some of the other light up bands on the market. However, it's not that big of a price difference. The unfortunate part is that there are some durability problems with the lighting. If you're going to be spending a little bit of extra money for a product, you want to make sure that it's at least going to last. As mentioned above, there are some customers who had problems with the longevity of their armbands. It makes it a little harder to spend extra money on something that isn't going to last as long as the cheaper versions.

If you don't mind taking the risk of the lighting malfunctioning, then the couple extra dollars you're going to spend might be worth it. The silicone materials used in this product we're going to provide you with more comfort than some of the competitors.

Bottom Line

If you're going to be spending time outdoors when the lighting isn't the best, you want to make sure you're staying safe. Products such as the HBirdPc LED Armband to make sure you're doing that. They can provide you with a ring of light that can be used to ensure passers-by or seeing you. It is the perfect option for almost everybody. Do you want it for an adult's who likes to go running after hours? Are you looking for something for a child to play light tag on a summer night? Do you need something to keep you safe when you take your pet out for a walk at night? Do you want to put something around your dog's collar so you can see them in the yard? The possibilities are endless when it comes to this armband.

Yes, these armbands do have some durability problems, but they're not common amongst consumers. Yes, they do have a slightly higher price tag than the competitors, but most consumers believe that it's worth the extra price. The silicone armband isn't going to absorb moisture, and it's going to keep you comfortable in irritation-free while you're out and about.

If you're looking for a light-up armband to keep you safe and seen, then you come to the right place.