At the end of 2011, renowned LED light manufacturer declared that its 18W T8 LED tube light price with a length of 1200mm cost only $10, saving almost 50% than its counterparts in the markets. Meanwhile, it owns a great lighting effect over more than 1400 lumens. It is ideal lighting facility for business, car interior, supermarket, school and etc.
As we all know, many consumers are prevented from being the initial beneficiary of LED technology by its unaffordable price, which is several times as the conventional incandescent light. Besides, many consumers are suspicious about its features. All of these factors are key obstacles of its popularity in the lighting field. The decreasing price of T8 LED tube light, a universal light in the market will accelerate its sale volume in the home lighting field. With the mature of lighting technology, t8 LED light will take the domain position in the future.
A manage of lighting department in XingGuang said that LED tube light would be consumers’ first choice with its affordable price. There are lots of potential consumers interested in this new lighting technology. While most of them prevented by its high price. A market research shows that only 4% interested consumers replace their traditional fluorescent light with LED tube light. Price of T8 LED tube light is unaffordable for 71.4% potential consumers.
In a word, the popularity of LED light in the home lighting and commercial lighting relays on the positive government policy, the gradually mature technology and consumer education. Dropping price of T8 LED tube light is just a beginning.