REED R8150 Pocket Light Meter, 50,000 Lux / 5,000 Foot Candles (Fc)


This pocket-sized light meter is capable of taking Footcandle (Fc) and Lux measurements. The R8150 features an LCD display, data hold/max functions, low battery indicator and auto shut-off. The tethered sensor allows for flexible operation while taking measurements.


  • Easy to operate with user selectable ranges
  • Convenient pocket size design
  • 4-digit LCD display
  • Max and data hold functions
  • Over range and low battery indicators
  • Auto shut-off


Measuring RangesLux: 0 to 50,000  
Fc: 0 to 5,000
Accuracy<10,000 Lux/Fc: ±(5% rdg.+ 10 dgt)
>10,000 Lux/Fc: ±(10% rdg.+ 10 dgt)
ResolutionLux/Fc: 0.1 
Response Time<1 sec.
Sensor TypePhoto diode & color correction filter
AutorangingNo (Manual)
Display4-digit LCD
Data HoldYes
Overrange IndicatorYes
Sampling Rate1.5 times/sec.
Auto Shut-offYes (after 15 mins)
Kick StandYes
Low Battery IndicatorYes
Power Supply12V battery
Product CertificationsCE
Operating Temperature32 to 122°F (0 to 50°C)
Storage Temperature14 to 140°F (-10 to 60°C)
Operating Humidity Range10-80%
Dimensions7.4 x 2.5 x 1" (188 x 64.5 x 24.5mm)
Weight5.6 oz (160g)