BioLite BaseLantern 5050-715

BioLite BaseLantern

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A classic camp light goes modern, with enough power to be your grid for a weekend away and to illuminate a campsite with pleasant light. Use the 2 USB ports to juice up phones and other gadgets and access the companion app to change colours, set timers, and set up proximity sensors. It's compatible with BioLite SiteLights (not included) to rig campsite or outdoor dancefloor lighting.

  • White and RGB LEDs provide warmth light and thousands of colour options.
  • Stainless steel housing dissipates heat and boosts toughness.
  • Up to 500 lumens of dark-destroying light.
  • LED power indicator shows charging progress and battery status.
  • 2 USB ports for juicing other devices.
  • Internal 7,800mAh battery recharges via micro USB, recharge at home or on the trail with the BioLite SolarPanel 5+ (not included).
  • 2 SiteLights ports for adding extended lighting.
  • Dimmable light lets you dial in brightness.
  • Free app gives you access to timers, proximity activation, and real-time energy feedback.
  • Bluetooth LE connection for control from your smartphone.
  • Foldable stainless steel legs raise the lantern, or can be hooked over branches.

Tech specs

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Weight 587g
Ideal for Car camping
Burn time 5-54 h
Max light output

The total quantity of light emitted in every direction from a source of light; measured in lumens.

500 lumens
Packed height

Height of a lantern while closed and not in use. The height does not include the canister for LPG lanterns.

Uses mantels No
Glass globe No

Rechargeable lights give you hassle-free recharging with almost any power source. Replaceable batteries provide instant power, but you’ll need to bring extra batteries, recycle used ones and buy new ones.

Red light mode Yes
Regulated output

On regulated lights brightness is consistent, and does not decrease gradually as the batteries are drained.

Batteries Lithium-ion 7800mAh (included)
Product sustainability Rechargeable batteries
Made in China