Fenix HM23 Headlamp 6009-156

Fenix HM23 Headlamp

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Powered by a single AA battery this lightweight headlamp hits way above its weight class. From a 4 lumen low that is just right for reading after dark, to a trail-illuminating 240 lumens, the HM23 has multiple modes to match your activity. Machined from durable aluminum and sealed against even the heaviest downpour, this compact light is built to last.

  • 3 modes: high (8h at 240 lumens), medium (16h at 70 lumens), low (100h at 4 lumens).
  • Single neutral white Cree LED balances contrast and colour reproduction.
  • Powered by a single AA battery, light and easy to find all over the world.
  • 1-button operation is easy to use, even in gloves.
  • Rugged aluminum housing is tough and helps dissipate heat.
  • Silicone headlamp housing offers infinite angle adjustment.
  • Perforated, reflective headband wicks away sweat and helps keep you seen.
  • IPX6 waterproofing means your light is ready for any weather.
  • In the box: HM23, 1 x AA battery, spare battery compartment O-ring, manual and warranty card.

Tech specs

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Weight 54g
Ideal for
  • Backpacking
  • Running
  • Travel
Light modes

The number of lighting levels/modes the light has (i.e., low, med, high, flash).

3 modes
Beam distance - low 9.5m
Beam distance - med 30m
Beam distance - high 53m
Boost mode

Briefly increases the light output to maximum brightness and distance.

Burn time - low 100 h
Burn time - med 16 h
Burn time - high 8 h
Max light output

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

240 lumens
Beam pattern

Beam pattern affects how much you can see within the area of light thrown from the headlamp. Wide beams are good for close-up; spot or focussed beams are good for long range visibility.

IPX rating

Indicates the degree of protection against liquid. IP X1: Dripping water while in normal operating orientation; IP X4: Splashing water; IP X5: Water jets; IP X6: Powerful water jets; IP X7: Immersion up to 1m ≤ 30 minutes; IP X8: Suitable for submersion as specified by manufacturer.


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 No
Regulated output

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

Batteries 1 AA (included)
Flash mode No
Made in China