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Anyone who has ever owned a Fenix flashlight knows they are high-performing, well-made, and long-lasting. Made for all types of situations, from everyday carry to professional use to tactical situations, Fenix lights will be there when you need them.

But don’t just take our word for it! We’ve compiled a list of the best Fenix flashlights as rated by our enthusiastic users. When making a purchase it’s always helpful to hear what other people have to say, and the features they value the most.

What are the 5 Best Fenix Flashlights Rated by Users?

The 5 best Fenix flashlights rated by users are:

  • PD36R V2.0 – "Little Gem That Lights Up the Night"
  • TK20R V2.0 "My New Favorite Light"
  • PD36R PRO –  "Tough as Nails and Bright as the Sun"
  • PD25R – "Small and Compact That Packs a Punch"
  • E03R V2.0 – "Great Little Light for My Keychain"

So here’s what Fenix users say about their absolute favorite Fenix lights.

PD36R V2.0 – The “Little Gem That Lights Up the Night”

One of our best-selling flashlights, the Fenix PD36R V2.0 is an all-purpose flashlight with six lighting modes, including a 5-lumen Eco mode for up-close tasks. The instant activation and strobe transform this compact light from a convenient everyday carry to an ideal flashlight for tactical and self-defense situations. The two-way body clip allows you to attach it to your backpack, belt, or clothes.

PD36R V2.0

What Users Say About the PD36R V2.0

Happy customers say this Fenix flashlight is everything they are looking for in a compact but powerful light, and that it’s a great tool when working at night. One user was impressed by the battery life, saying it’s still going strong 21 days after the initial charge, even after daily use. Users praise the PD36R V2.0 for its versatility, adding that it provides illumination for up-close tasks as well as a bright flood light for assessing incident scenes. A user who lives on a wooden ship said it’s his most valuable tool, hands down, and one he uses every day.

Fenix PD36R V2.0

TK20R V2.0 – “My New Favorite Light”

The Fenix TK20R V2.0 Rechargeable Tac Flashlight is a favorite for people in law enforcement, the military, or security. The intuitive dual tail switches offer a simple operation interface for momentary on/off, brightness selection, and strobe. It throws a maximum of 3000 lumens 1558 ft (475 m) and is durable and rugged, which also makes it a great tool for camping, outdoor work, or tactical situations.

Fenix TK20R V2.0 Rechargeable Tac Flashlight

What Users Say About the TK20R V2.0

Our customers say these lights are built to last and perform well in even the toughest situations. One user said this light is so bright, that he and his friends call it “the eye of god.” Its uses extend beyond tactical situations, however. One customer uses it when walking his dog at night, another takes it along on backpacking trips. A common sentiment expressed by users is that of surprise at the light’s size and powerful lumens. If you’re looking for a high-performing light that’s easy to carry, the TK20R V2.0 is the flashlight for you.

Fenix TK20R V2.0 Rechargeable Tac Flashlight

PD36R PRO – “Tough as Nails and Bright as the Sun”

The Fenix PD36R PRO Rechargeable Flashlight is the professional version of one of our best-selling lights. This light has everything you love about the PD36R but with more power in its brightest setting. This light will throw a maximum of 2800 lumens at a distance of 1247 ft (380 m), and with a battery light of up to 42 hours, it will be there when you need it. It’s impact-resistant, dustproof, and waterproof underwater up to 2 meters.

Fenix PD36R PRO Rechargeable Flashlight

What Users Say About the PD36R PRO

Customers agree that this is one of the best Fenix flashlights. Reviewers say this light is very bright and well built, praising its versatility—from the high to low settings, it works in a variety of situations. A few users decided to upgrade from an earlier PD model and were impressed by the upgrade. In addition to tactical situations, users say this light comes in handy when walking dogs at night, for nighttime house maintenance, and even when running in the dark.

Fenix PD36R PRO Rechargeable Flashlight

PD25R – “Small and Compact That Packs a Punch”

The Fenix PD25R Rechargeable EDC Flashlight is a great everyday carry light that works for many uses, including camping, hiking, security, or in an emergency. This palm-sized Fenix flashlight light shines a maximum of 800 lumens at a distance of 820 ft (250 m). You can take this light anywhere, the IP68 rating makes it dust and waterproof, and it is built to withstand a drop of 1.5 meters on all six sides.

Fenix PD25R Rechargeable EDC Flashlight

What Users Say About the PD25R

Users love how well this small light performs, commenting that you forget you’re carrying it, but it’s there when you need it. Even though it’s small, a reviewer said the strobe feature can be used to disorient attackers. The PD25R is so lightweight, that one user said he clips it to his hat and forgets it’s there. Happy customers agree—this is the best Fenix flashlight for everyday carry and compact performance.

Fenix PD25R Rechargeable EDC Flashlight

E03R – “Great Little Light for My Keychain”

The Fenix E03R V2.0 is a perfect keychain light that’s smaller than most key fobs. Even at this small size, it has a maximum brightness of 500 lumens. This little rechargeable Fenix light has seven lighting modes and four brightness levels. It’s extremely versatile for its size and makes an excellent gift for friends or family.

Fenix E03R V2.0

What Users Say About the E03R

Customers appreciate that this light has a one-switch control and throws off a bright light that’s helpful when walking to the car or the house in the dark. One user even keeps the light next to their bed for when they need to get up in the middle of the night. The long-lasting battery and solid construction make this a favorite among Fenix customers, many of whom say they bought the light for coworkers, friends, and grandchildren.

Fenix E03R V2.0

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Gear Up With the Best Fenix Flashlight

A flashlight is one of those tools that you may forget you even have on you until the moment you need it. Our wide collection of the best Fenix flashlights offers you a range of sizes, features, brightness, and carry options so you can find the one best suited for your lifestyle. Pick one of these fan favorites or select your own best Fenix flashlight.