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What you need to know about the SWIFT RL

With 900 lumens of lighting power, the SWIFT RL is Petzl’s brightest compact headlamp. Designed with a two-part headband for a stable and secure fit, this lamp is ideal for high-energy outdoor sports. Lightweight and rechargeable, the SWIFT RL is also equipped with REACTIVE LIGHTING technology, which automatically adjusts brightness to user needs. Learn more about the SWIFT RL headlamp and why it will serve as a great lighting companion whenever you head into the great outdoors.

September 23 2019



  1. Light and bright: weighing in at only 100 grams and with 900 lumens of maximum brightness.

  2. The mixed beam allows you to see clearly both close up and far away.

  3. Being equipped with REACTIVE LIGHTING technology means minimal handling required. The light sensor adjusts brightness and beam shape automatically, extending battery life.

  4. The Max Burn Time brightness level, in the REACTIVE LIGHTING mode, provides 100 lumens of lighting power - bright enough to see 35 meters ahead and offer up to 50 hours of battery life.

  5. The Standard brightness level, in REACTIVE LIGHTING mode, provides 300 lumens of lighting power - bright enough to see 55 meters ahead and offers up to 40 hours of battery life.

  6. The Max Power brightness level, in the REACTIVE LIGHTING mode, provides 900 lumens of lighting power - bright enough to see 150 meters ahead and offer up to 30 hours of burn time, with a minimum 2-hour guarantee.

  7. This headlamp can also be used in STANDARD LIGHTING mode by simply holding the on/off button down.

  8. The reflective two-part construction headband provides an incredibly stable fit when doing high-energy outdoor sports. It can be removed and washed.

  9. The SWIFT RL is simple and easy to use, with just one button for all functions: ON/OFF, lighting modes and levels, and lock off.

  10. The button includes a LOCK function that allows you to manually lock off the headlamp to keep it from accidentally turning on in your pack, or to lock in a specific lighting configuration during use.

  11. The rechargeable 2350 mAh lithium-ion battery can easily be charged using a micro-USB cable. Charge time: 6 hours.

  12. The SWIFT RL includes a five-level indicator to let you know how much battery power remains when you turn on or turn off your headlamp.

  13. When wearing the SWIFT RL around your neck, tilt it up or down to see in front of you.

  14. IPX4 certification guarantees resistance to extreme weather.

  15. The SWIFT RL is available in three colors: black, orange, and blue.

Broaden your nighttime horizons with the SWIFT RL. It will take you everywhere you want to go, whatever your favorite high-energy outdoor adventure...


This exclusive technology, developed by Petzl, instantly provides the right lighting at the right time, without any need for manual operation. Burn time is thus optimized and the user can engage in his or her activity with peace of mind. Beyond Power... Intelligence! Available on lamps in the PERFORMANCE line.

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