Review: Petzl Bindi 200 HeadlampPublished on 07/19/2023 · 3 min readCurated Camping & Hiking Experts share their experience with using the Petzl Bindi 200 Headlamp. Note that experts are not sponsored by any brands; these are their honest opinions.
The Curated Take
The Bindi 200 headlamp is suitable for outdoor enthusiasts needing a lightweight, compact, and durable lighting solution. Despite its small size, it offers remarkable brightness with three adjustable levels and an easy-to-use single-button control. It's resistant to light rain and snow, thanks to a well-protected charging port and a coated button. While the battery life on higher brightness settings is shorter, it's sufficient for short hikes and runs. The strap is highly adjustable and comfortable, making it ideal for longer use too. However, charging takes about two hours, which might be a factor for consideration.
- Small and compact for easy packing in a running vest, backpack, or even fanny pack
- Easy to use - only has one button
- Short battery life
- Head strap is not padded
- Takes longer to charge than expected