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LED Reef & Planted Tank Aquarium Lights
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This section features LED lights that are appropriate for reef tanks and planted tanks. These lights tend to be high end light with relatively high wattages and prices. We also carry lower wattage aquarium LED lights for fish only tanks, moonlights and accent lighting in the LED Aquarium Lighting section.

Useful Links (to help choose the best aquarium light for your situation):
Article on LED Reef & Planted Tank Aquarium Lighting (bottom of page)
Reef Aquarium Hood Lighting Chart
Planted & Fish Only Tank Lighting Chart
LED Reef Lights:
Aqua Illumination
LED Reef Lights:
AquaticLife Edge
With built-in Wi-Fi, the Aqua Illumination Prime is simple to use. Connect to one and it becomes the parent, controlling all other Prime children automatically. The Aqua Illumination Hydra HD Series brings more power and color where you want it, plus the freedom to use your smartphone or computer as a controller.
The new AquaticLife Edge & Edge REEF LED Sunrise + Sunset Functions enable the LEDs to be easily programmed to slowly turn on or off in 10 minute increments over a two-hour period of time, thereby creating a variety of different Sunrise and Sunset effects.
LED Reef Lights:
AquaticLife Halo
LED Reef Lights:
AquaticLife High Wattage
The AquaticLife HALO LED Reef Aquarium Light Fixtures come in either the controllable MX80 or non-controllable M80 versions—both powerful enough for hard corals in tanks up to 24 inches deep. The Aquatic Life HALO LED fixtures' color and light intensity are easily adjusted with the simple turn of a dial (or controller with the MX80).
The AquaticLife 3 Watt XS-UV Reef LED Light Fixtures and the AquaticLife Pulse Reef LED Fixtures are very high quality, high-par reef aquarium light fixtures with built in programming. We also carry the AquaticLife Pulse Freshwater LED Fixtures for planted tanks.
LED Reef Lights:
AquaTop SkyLED
LED Reef Lights:
Coralife LED Aqualight
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The AquaTop SkyLEDs feature adjustable leg mounts, fanless operation for pin-drop silence, a protective splash guard and an extra long power cord for setup flexibility. There are versions for both reef aquariums and planted tanks.
The Coralife LED Aqualight features innovative LED Tri-Lamps, directional lunar blue LEDs, a three power cord system and cooling fans all in a sleek design. The interchangeable LED Tri-Lamps give each user the ability to increase light intensity and create customized light color combinations to sustain any thriving freshwater, reef or saltwater environment. Available in 24", 30", 36" and 48" lengths.
LED Reef Lights:
Current USA Orbit Marine & Marine PRO
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LED Reef Lights:
Fluval Sea Halo
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The Current USA Orbit Marine & Orbit Marine PRO LED Lighting Fixtures are programmable reef capable lights. The included Ramp Timer Pro controls two independent channels and can be used to program ramp up (sunrise), ramp down (sunset) and moonlight schedules. The weather simulation includes cloud cover & lighting storms.

The Fluval Sea Halo High Output Saltwater Nano LED Light is designed to support and grow healthy and vibrant corals in marine & reef nano tank environments.

LED Reef Lights:
Fluval Sea Marine & Reef 2.0
LED Reef Lights:
JBJ Orion SL-Series
With 6 unique LEDs, the German-engineered Fluval Sea Marine & Reef 2.0 LED Light provides your corals full spectrum exposure for vibrant growth, color and health.
The JBJ Orion Aquarium LED Lights feature high intensity Blues, Royal Blues, Cool White CREE XT-L LEDs, and UV-Semi LEDs that are appropriate for reef aquariums. With a 1” tall X 6” wide fan cooled die-cast aluminum casing these light have a sleek, stylish contemporary profile. The lights come in 16.25", 23.5" and  32.67" lengths with legs sets that expand to accommodate 24", 30", 36" and 48" tanks. The 120 degree optics allows the SL-Series to radiate the LEDs without dark spots or shadowing.
LED Reef Lights:
JBJ Unibody & Pacifica
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LED Reef Lights:
Kessil AP700, A150W, A160WE, A360NE & A360WE
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The JBJ Unibody 54 Watt Advanced LED Aquarium Lighting System features blue and white LEDs that can be independently dimmed and is contained in a low profile aluminum housing

We highly recommend the Kessil AP700, A150W, Kessil A160WE (Tuna Sun & Tuna Blue), Kessil A360WE and Kessil A360NE Series LED Light Fixtures and the Kessil Spectral Controller. The Kessil lights are the premium compact, clamp-mounted LED reef aquarium lights on the market.

LED Reef Lights:
Kessil AP700
LED Reef Lights:
Lifegard Aquatics Power-3 High Output Reef LED Lights
The Kessil AP700 leverages the technology of Kessil's award-winning pendant lights and expands it into a larger, 185-watt panel platform. With two 60-LED chip arrays, the AP700 delivers up to 4 feet of coverage. This powerhouse is also equipped with built-in WiFi for even greater control and customization.
The Lifegard Aquatics Power-3 High Output Reef LED Lights are designed for reef systems. The high output (14000K) LED’s deliver full spectrum and light intensity capable of supporting reefs. The unique design and shape of the LED focuses all light inside the aquarium where it is needed. Sizes from 18” up to 48”.
LED Reef Lights:
Marineland Reef LED Strip Lights SALE!!
LED Reef Lights:
Maxspect Razor R420R
The Marineland Reef LED Strip Lights have the equivalent output of 2 lamp T5 HO lights and are appropriate for soft corals and live rock. They include a built-in timer.
Built with a slim and low profile body, the Maxspect Razor R420R LED Lighting Systems are designed to seamlessly merge into your living area with elegance. The R420R comes with both pendant mount hanging kit as well as tank-top mounting frame, whichever suits you better. Available in 10.5", 20.5", 27" & 43.5" lengths and 8000K, 10000K & 16000K color temps. Includes built-in 2 channel controller.
LED Reef Lights:
TrueLumen Pro Series LED Striplights SALE!!
LED Reef Lights:
Wave Point High Output
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The TrueLumen Pro Series LED Striplights come in four lengths (12", 24", 36" & 48"), and in three color temperatures. Using multiple TrueLumen Pro Series LED Striplights you can support corals. The 60 Watt Power Supply is purchased separately and each Power Supply can support multiple Striplights.
The Wave Point LED High Output Light Strips can be used as a fixture using the included housing and mounting legs or as a retrofit using the included retrofit hardware. The marine version comes with a combination of Super Blue and 10,000K LEDs and the freshwater comes with 6,500K daylight LEDs.
LED Reef Lights:
WavePoint Micro Sun High Output SALE!!
Planted Tank Lights:
Current USA Satellite LED+ PRO Freshwater
The WavePoint Micro Sun High Output Clamp Lights come in three colors: Super Blue, 50/50, Daylight. They come in as either a 6" 8-Watt light 12" 16-Watt light. These lights are a good choice for small nano tanks with soft corals.
The Current USA Satellite Plus PRO is higher wattage than the Satellite Plus. Specifically designed for freshwater aquariums, the adjustable full spectrum of this light is perfect for strong plant growth while producing vivid colors and brilliant shimmer effects. Includes a remote and a 24-hour timer.
Planted Tank Lights:
Fluval Aura
Planted Tank Lights:
Fluval Fresh & Plant 2.0
The Fluval Aura High Output Freshwater Nano LED Light features new compact LED technology, providing powerful and efficient performance to help support and grow thick, lush plants in freshwater tank environments.
With 5 unique LEDs, the German-engineered Fluval Sea Fresh & Plant 2.0 LED Light provides your plants full spectrum exposure for vibrant growth, color and health.
Planted Tank Lights:
Marineland Aquatic Plant SALE!!
Parts/Lamps:
Coralife LED Aqualight
The Marineland Aquatic Plant LED Lights with Timers can be used as a main light source for freshwater aquatic plants.


Parts:
Aqua Illumination Vega/Sol
Parts:
Current USA Orbit LED Lights


We carry the Wireless Remote and Transformer for the Current USA Orbit LED Lights.

Parts:
Fluval 2.0 LED Lights
Parts:
Kessil LED Aquarium Lights
We carry the replacement power supplies for Fluval 2.0 Fresh & Plant and Fluval 2.0 Marine & Reef LED Lights.
We carry replacement power supplies for Kessil Aquarium LED Lights.
Parts:
Marineland Reef Capable LED Lights
Parts:
Maxspect Razor LED Lights
We carry Transformers for the Marineland Reef Capable and Aquatic Plant LED Lights.
We carry replacement Power Supplies, Mounting Kits and Suspension Kits for Maxspect Razor R420R LED Lighting Systems.
Parts:
WavePoint LED Lights
We carry replacement Power Supplies for the WavePoint Micro Sun High Output LED Clamp Lights

LED Reef & Planted Tank Lighting General Info
We carry a variety of LED reef aquarium lights (as well as many lights that combine T5, compact fluorescent and metal halide bulbs with LEDs in a single fixture).

For reef tanks we carry the Kessil, Current USA Orbit Marine & Orbit Marine PRO, AquaticLife 3 Watt XS-UV, AquaticLife HALO, JBJ Orion SL-Series, Maxspect R420R, TrueLumen Pro, AquaTop SkyLED, Aqua Illumination Prime & HD and the Marineland Reef LED Strip Lights . These lights can all support corals. The find an appropriate light for your specific tank size and corals visit our Reef Aquarium Hood Lighting Chart.

For planted tanks we have the Marineland Aquatic Plant LED Light, Kessil Amazon Sun (6,700K) A150W, Kessil A360WE Wide Angle Dimmable Aquarium CONTROLLER READY Tuna Sun Freshwater 90 Watt LED (New E Series) and the AquaTop SkyLED Aquarium Light For Planted Tanks.

For fish only tanks, moonlights and accent lights please visit the LED Aquarium Lighting section.

LED reef lighting fixtures can be a great investment. Although the up front cost may be high, the lights will save you money in the long run because:
  1. You will not need to replace the bulbs
  2. These LED fixtures produce much less heat than T5, compact fluorescent and metal halide fixtures. You may still need a chiller with LEDs if the room your aquarium is in is hot, but the LEDs will add very little heat and will not be the reason you need a chiller.
  3. LEDs use much less electricity than T5, compact fluorescent and metal halide fixtures. The Kessil A150W lights only use 20% as much electricity as a metal halide with the same output.
Each of these LED reef lighting fixtures are very unique. Some are fixtures that run the length of the tank and have mounting legs, much like the populat T5 & compact fluorescent lights. Some fixtures have built in timers. Some fixtures mount to the back of the tank or can easily be hung from the ceiling or from the underside of a canopy. Some of these reef LED lights have sophisticated timers. Below is a chart that shows the styles and lengths available from each manufacturer.

Light Style Lengths Timer/Controller
Aqua Illumination
  • For reef tanks
  • Pendant
NA Built in Wi-Fi
AquaticLife Edge
  • High end, high wattage fish-only tank light
  • Fixture
24", 36", 48" Yes, sunrise and sunset functions and independent control
AquaticLife HALO LED Reef Lights
  • For reef tanks
  • Fixture
NA MX80, Yes
AquaticLife 3 Watt XS-UV LED Reef Lights
  • For reef tanks
  • Fixture/Pendant
34" Yes
AquaTop SkyLED
  • Versions for both reef and planted tanks
  • Fixture
24", 36", 48" No
Coralife LED Aqualight
  • For reef tanks
  • Fixture
24", 30", 36", 48" No
Current USA Orbit Marine & Orbit Marine PRO LED Reef Lights
  • For reef tanks
  • Fixture
18", 24",36",48",72"
Yes
JBJ Orion SL-Series LED Lights
  • For reef tanks
16.25", 23.5" & 32.67" Yes
Kessil AP700, A350, A360N & A360WE LED Reef Lights
  • For reef tanks, Amazon Sun & Tuna Sun for planted tanks. The AP700 can be set for reef or planted tanks.
  • Clamp-on Back using Gooseneck (purchased separately). Can be easily hung or retrofitted into a canopy.
NA Purchased separately for the A160WE, A360NE & A360WE. Basic controller built in to the AP700. Greater control through iPad.
Marineland Aquatic Plant Tank Lights
  • For planted tanks
  • Fixture
18", 24", 36", 48" Newer version has timer
Marineland Reef LED Strip Lights
  • For reef tanks
  • Fixture
18", 24", 36", 48" Yes
Maxspect R420R
  • For reef tanks
  • Clamp-on Back (10.5")
  • Fixture (all others)
10.5", 20.5, 27", 43.5" Yes
TrueLumen Pro LED Reef Lights

  • For reef tanks
  • Thin light bar. Multiples can be daisy-chained using a single power supply. Easy to retrofit into a canopy.
12", 24", 36", 48"
No, but you can purchase with a dimmer
WavePoint Micro Sun High Output LED Reef Lights
  • For reef tanks
  • Clamp-on Back
6" & 12"
No
WavePoint High Output LED Reef Fixtures
  • For reef tanks
  • Fixture
24", 36", 48" No