10 Best Budget Grow Lights Of 2022 – Review And Buying Guide

Finding the best budget grow lights that will meet all your needs can be a bit of a challenge, even for the most seasoned expert. While many companies still create good budget grow lightss, the market has turned its attention toward advanced models that carry higher price points.

In our quest to find the most suitable models, we focused on features like comfort, adjustability, and durability. We recommend you take a close look at each product we listed here and see the features you need for your personal use.

Keep reading to learn more…

Top 10 budget grow lights : Editor’s Pick

10 Best budget grow lights Reviews:

1. FECiDA 600W Dimmable LED Grow Light CR600, 2022 Best LED Hanging Plant Grow Lights for Indoor Plants Full Spectrum, Seedling Vegetables Flower Growing Lamps, 588PCS LEDs & Daisy Chain Function

Features :

  • ⭐♔【LOWER RUNNING COSTS & HIGHER-QUALITY YIELDS】This plant light for indoor plants uses 588pcs high quality LEDs very similar to Samsung LM301B diodes, high Energy Efficiency with 2.2 μmol/J, delivers powerful light output and uniform canopy penetration to resulting maximum higher yields. 600w plant growing light only consumes 65 watt home electricity, running 50% less power than the other SMD LEDs or Blurple lamps or HPS. Veg footprint is 2 x 2 ft, Flowering footprint is 1.5 x 1.5 ft.
  • ⭐♔【NEWEST DIMMING DESIGN & DAISY CHAIN FUNCTION】Upgraded CR series plant led light only have a dimming knob not only used as dimming function but also used as light switch. It is easier to use. You can connect multi-lights max 4 units together by daisy chain function but only need one outlet, and you can dim every light independently.
  • ⭐♔【IDEAL FOR ALL GROWTH STAGES】This indoor growing light includes White, Blue, Red, IR and UV (3000K, 5000K, 660nm, IR 760nm and UV 395nm) LEDs. 3000K diodes providing more reddish light and the 5000K providing more blueish. The 660nm red and IR light is especially useful during bloom, where it speeds up flowering time and boost yields. Turn your seeds into your own supply. The 395nm UV light can make your plants health. And the light looks fairly natural sunlight.
  • ⭐♔【INNER QUIET FAN & WELL MADE】This plant growing lamp designed with thicker aluminum heat sink and inner quiet fan, excellent cooling system means longer lifespan of LED. High Safety performance double Driver, Fair Waterproofing. High-quality protective covers for cables; User-Friendly Packaging. Quality components mean the light lasts longer.
  • ⭐♔【VALUE FOR YOUR MONEY】FECiDA indoor lights for plants provides 2 years warranty and after-sale service. Make sure you purchase authentic growing lights, really can give what you need – high quality grow lamps with an affordable price. For any questions, feel free to email us or contact us by social APP, we will response you within 24 hours and solve your problem as soon as possible as advertised.

Additional Info :

Color Black
Item Dimensions
Height 1.8
Width 8.2
Length 12.2
Weight 2.976240537

2. MAXSISUN PB2000 Pro Grow Light, 200W LED Grow Lights for Indoor Plants Full Spectrum Uses Samsung Diodes and Mean Well Driver Remote Control Dimmable Growing Lamps for a 4’x2’ Grow Tent Veg & Bloom

Features :

  • Born for Harvest: The PB Pro Series is an upgraded commercial grade full-cycle horticulture lighting solution. With a handy remote control adjusting 0%-100% brightness to access the power to scale from vegetative growth to higher light intensities in flowering, it is designed for both individual and business indoor growers to seek higher yields of top-shelf quality.
  • Full Spectrum Ideal for all Growth Phases: MAXISUN light spectrum is tailored by 3500K warm white, 5000K neutral white, a few 660nm deep red, and 730nm to optimize plant growth in indoor/greenhouse environments from seeds to harvest. (germination, clones or cuttings, mothers, vegetative, and flowering applications). It’s ideal for a 4.5 x 2.5 ft vegetative area or a 4 x 2 ft flowering area.
  • Higher Photon Efficacy: With the help of 700pcs top-end Samsung diodes, the PB2000 Pro offers a truly high efficacy rating of PPF per Joule, only pulls an actual 200 watts from the wall, can achieve better or comparable results than 400 watts HID with 50% less heat and power consumption. You will thank us when you see your light bill.
  • More Valuable & Reliable: You can use the remote to set the same or different brightness levels for multiple lights by grouping. Daisy chain function keeps your power sockets free and power cords managed. Mean Well Driver, plus premium heavy-duty and solid construction with LEDs protected by glue coating (Rating: IP65), makes the PB Pro Series built to last. Besides, our PB2000 Pro is passively cooled by a thick 5 mm aluminum heat sink. No fans = No noise.
  • Warranty: MAXSISUN is so confident in the performance of our cutting-edge PB Pro Series that we offer a full 90 days money-back guarantee plus three (3) years limited warranty. Value for money guaranteed, buy MAXSISUN products, and worry-free today.

Additional Info :

Color Silver
Item Dimensions
Height 2.5
Width 10.8
Length 24
Weight 8.8

3. Grow Light Plant Lights for Indoor Plants, Full Spectrum Plant Grow Lights, 9 Dimmable Levels Auto ON & Off with 3/9/12H Timer

Features :

  • Full Spectrum LED with Yellow and White Combination: This plant grow light can promote photosynthesis, germination, growth, flowering and fruiting of plants.
  • Auto Turn on/off Timer Function: Set up once, the plant grow light will turn on and turn off automatically at the same time every day for 3/9/12 hours.
  • 10 Dimmable Modes & 3 Switch Modes: 3 Switch modes and 10 dimmable modes meet photosynthesis needs of plant germination, bloom, and fruit-bearing at different stages and seasons.
  • Strong and Stable: The metal gooseneck is strong enough, with a non-slip mat design, which can fix the lamp well and make the grow light stand.
  • Widely Used and Visible Quality: Our grow light is suitable for indoor potted plants or an indoor garden. The lamp have a USB connector and tested for a lifetime of up to 50,000 hours.

Additional Info :

Color Yellow
Item Dimensions
Height 15.5
Width 0.6
Length 10.5

4. BLOOMSPECT S1000 LED Grow Light for Indoor Plants Full Spectrum with Samsung LEDs and Sosen Driver, Dimmable 1000 Watt LED Plant Growing Lamps Veg Flower for Greenhouse 2×2 ft Grow Tent

Features :

  • HIGHER EFFICIENCY: BLOOMSPECT S1000 grow lights adopt Samsung diodes, high efficiency up to 2.7 umol/J, providing powerful light output and enhancing canopy penetration to resulting in higher yielding footprint. It’s perfect for 2.5×2.5 ft veg coverage and 2×2 ft flowering coverage.
  • FULL SPECTRUM & DIMMABLE: Full-cycle spectrum, contains white light 3000K and 5000K, red light 660nm and IR 730nm optimized plants growth at every stage of its development, from seeds to harvest. Convenient dimmer knob brings more flexibility for growers to adjust brightness to match plants’ each growing phase needs.
  • BIGGER HARVESTS: The S1000 lighting offering higher PPFD and uniform PAR output to maximize crop yields, while consuming only 100W compared to traditional 250W HPS/MH, more energy-efficient.
  • SOLID CONSTRUCTION: No fans zero noise. With high safety performance and reliable Sosen driver, thick aluminum heat sink and waterproof glue coating panel, high quality S1000 enabling indoor growers to achieve their growing targets all year round.
  • HASSLE-FREE WARRANTY: PLUG & PLAY design, no assembly required. We provide 2 years warranty plus 30 days money back guarantee. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us and we will help you resolve it.

Additional Info :

Color Silver
Item Dimensions
Height 2
Width 10.4
Length 11.7
Weight 3.9

5. Phlizon 900W LED Plant Grow Light Full Spectrum Daisy Chain Plants Light Double Switch Grow Led for Indoor Plants Veg and Flower-900W

Features :

  • NO REFLECTOR NO DANGER- Many others’ grow lights are used led spotlight reflector to make the light look beautiful, but we don’t use it because the led reflector is not heat-resistant. If a short circuit occurs,reflector at 80℃ is easy to melt and fire. we do not use the reflector, we can not give up the safety beause of beauty.
  • COMPARE TO HPS/MH- Compared to MH / HPS lamps, it generates less heat, more energy saving and lower electricity bills and more comprehensive light spectrum . The 900W LED grow light can replace 180watt HPS/MH. More effective coverage area than any reflector series lights. Perfect fit for a 2.5×2.5ft growing area at 24″ height. The difference of us is that we use double cooling fans. which can most extend the light life.
  • DOUBLE SWITCH- Veg and Bloom button have different function. Veg switch: It’s blue led and white led. For seedling or young vegetative growth,you can use Veg switch only. Bloom switch: It’s red led and white led. For flowering/blooming,you can use both Veg and Bloom switches together. View Angle of LEDs: 90°and 120°
  • FULL SPECTRUM- We did lots of experiments to ensure that this full spectrum promotes plant growth. It includes universal blue red IR UV and white leds which can provide everything plant desired in the natural sunlight. The IR and UV leds can promote plants to defense mechanisms, blue and red led is essential light for plant growth.
  • BEST SERVICE- Phlizon is a professional LED light manufacturer with strong R&D team and many light tester. 2 years warranty plus 30 days money back guarantee. If you have any problems, please don’t hesitate to contact us. We will provide you with a completely satisfing reply.

Additional Info :

Color 900w
Item Dimensions
Height 7.480314953
Width 2.362204722
Length 15.74803148
Weight 5.952481074

6. Giixer 1000W LED Grow Light, Dual Switch & Dual Chips Full Spectrum LED Grow Light Hydroponic Indoor Plants Veg and Flower-1000 watt ( 10W LEDs 100Pcs)

Features :

  • New Upgrades: Compare with the traditional 1000 watt grow lamps, this new Dual-Chips 10w led lights is bigger, brighter and efficient, but consuming only 110 watts.
  • Perfectly help you to save the energy and improve the environment of plant growing. DOUBLE SWITCH- Veg and Bloom button have different function. Veg switch: It’s blue led and white led. For seeding or young vegetative growth,you can use Veg switch only. Bloom switch: It’s red led and white led.for flowering/blooming,you can use both Veg and Bloom switches.
  • Most LED lights are rated at somewhere 50000 hours of use. For comparison, many other grow lights tend to last for around 20,000 hours before needing to be replaced.Protecting diodes are added to make sure one chip out, others still work.
  • Full spectrum: the light include red,blue,yellow,white,and so on etc. which is similar to the sunshine,ideal for all kinds of indoor plants veg and flower at all growth stages.
  • 【Warranty and Customer Service】24 monthes quality guarantee and 30 days refund

Additional Info :

Color White(better Use of Light)
Item Dimensions
Height 2.362204722
Width 8.267716527
Length 12.204724397

7. MAXSISUN PB1500 Pro Grow Light, 150W LED Grow Lights for Indoor Plants Full Spectrum Uses Samsung Diodes & Mean Well Driver Remote Control Dimmable Growing Lamps for a 2.5’x2.5′ Grow Tent Veg & Bloom

Features :

  • Born for Harvest: The PB Pro Series is an upgraded commercial grade full-cycle horticulture lighting solution. With a handy remote control adjusting 0%-100% brightness to access the power to scale from vegetative growth to higher light intensities in flowering, it is designed for both individual and business indoor growers to seek higher yields of top-shelf quality.
  • Full Spectrum Ideal for all Growth Phases: MAXSISUN light spectrum is tailored by 3500K warm white, 5000K neutral white, a few 660nm deep red, and 730nm to optimize plant growth in indoor/greenhouse environments from seeds to harvest. (germination, clones or cuttings, mothers, vegetative, and flowering applications). It’s ideal for a 3 x 3ft vegetative area or a 2.5x 2.5ft flowering area.
  • Higher Photon Efficacy: With the help of 490pcs top-end Samsung diodes, the PB1500 Pro offers a truly high efficacy rating of PPF per Joule, only pulls an actual 150 watts from the wall, can achieve better or comparable results than 300 watts HID with 50% less heat and power consumption. You will thank us when you see your light bill.
  • More Valuable & Reliable: You can use the remote to set the same or different brightness levels for multiple lights by grouping. Daisy chain function keeps your power sockets free and power cords managed. Mean Well Driver, plus premium heavy-duty and solid construction with LEDs protected by glue coating (Rating: IP65), makes the PB Pro Series built to last. Besides, our PB1500 Pro is passively cooled by a thick 5 mm aluminum heat sink. No fans = No noise.
  • Warranty: MAXSISUN is so confident in the performance of our cutting-edge PB Pro Series that we offer a full 90 days money-back guarantee plus three (3) years limited warranty. Value for money guaranteed, buy MAXSISUN products, and worry-free today.

Additional Info :

Color Silver
Item Dimensions
Height 2.4
Width 10
Length 16
Weight 6.3

8. 2022 Update Diode SPIDER FARMER SF1000D LED Grow Light Use with Samsung LM301B Sunlike Full Spectrum Grow Lights for Indoor Plants Seeding Veg Flower Growing Lamps 3000K 5000K 660nm 760nm IR

Features :

  • 2022 UPDATE DIODE: SF1000D changed from SAMSUNG 301D Diodes to More Expensive 301B Diodes-the highest light output LED available at present, delivers powerful light output and uniform canopy penetration to resulting maximum higher yields compared with other Led grow lights.
  • LOWER RUNNING COSTS: High Energy Efficiency, Better Light Penetration. Consuming only 100W, achieve better or comparable results than 200 watts HID with 50% less heat and power consumption. Perfect for 3X3ft Veg 2x2ft Flower.
  • SUNLIGHT SPECTRUM: Full spectrum 660-665nm,3000K,5000K and IR, ideal for all growth stages (germination, clones or cuttings, mothers, vegetative, and flowering applications), turn your seeds into your own supply, produce beautiful high yielding plants.
  • SAFER & MORE RELIABILITY: No Fan ZERO Noise, large areas of solid aluminium heat sink, special protective covers for cables, waterproof led grow lights, 50% longer lifespan compare with other brand lights. Allowing you to grow with confidence.
  • VALUE FOR THE MONEY: SPIDER FARMER LED Plant Lights are often copied but will never have our quality or commitment, we provides 5 years of after-service of local maintenance center(US/CA/UK/DE). Make sure you purchase authentic Spider Farmer grow lights, really can give you need from a high-quality grow lights – at a price that is affordable. For any questions, feel free to e-mail us and we will help you resolve it. Quality backed by our ironclad!!!

Additional Info :

Item Dimensions
Height 2.1
Width 11
Length 12.4
Weight 3.2

9. 2022 Newest SPIDER FARMER SF1000 LED Grow Light with Samsung LM301B MeanWell Driver Daisy Chain Dimmable 3×3 ft Coverage Full Spectrum Grow Lights for Indoor Veg Flower Growing Lamps New Diode Layout

Features :

  • 2022 NEW VERSION LOWER RUNNING COSTS & HIGHER-QUALITY YIELDS: SF LED grow lights utilize the latest in high yielding LEDs technology today-Samsung LM301B diodes, high energy efficiency with 2.5 umol/J, delivers powerful light output and uniform canopy penetration to resulting maximum higher yields. Only consumes 100w, running 50% less power than the HPS or other SMD LEDs or Blurple lamps. Veg footprint is 3 x 3 ft, Flowering footprint is 2 x 2 ft.
  • NEW DIODE LAYOUT & DIMMING DESIGN: Newest upgraded SF1000 growing lights, the diodes arrangement gathered at the edge makes the PPFD more uniform, absorb light better, produce higher yields. The dimming knob be adjusted the light intensity at liberty. Multi-light Connection with unified dimming especially beneficial for large area of indoor growing and commercial planting.
  • IDEAL FOR ALL GROWTH STAGES: Excellent full spectrum- white, blue, red and IR (3000K, 5000K, 660nm and IR 760nm, IR is dimmer than other red diodes.You can wear glasses to see it ). 3000K providing more reddish light and the 5000K providing more blueish. The 660nm red and IR light is especially useful during bloom, where it speeds up flowering time and boost yields. Uniformly across the surface and deep into the roots and bottom of canopy for consistent, highest quality flowers.
  • WELL MADE & SOLID CONSTRUCTION: No Fan Noise Free. High Efficient, reliable and detachable MEAN WELL Driver have great dissipate heat. Aluminum heat sink is thick and sturdy, protective covers for cables; User-Friendly Packaging. Quality components mean the light lasts longer, SF Light takes good cares of you with more considerate design, you can easily save money without purchasing lights frequently.
  • VALUE FOR THE MONEY: SF LED Plant Lights are often copied but will never have our quality or commitment, we provides 5 years of after-service of local maintenance center(US/CA/UK/DE). Make sure you purchase authentic SF grow lights, really can give you need from a high-quality grow lights – at a price that is affordable. For any questions, feel free to e-mail us and we will help you resolve it. Quality backed by our ironclad!!!

Additional Info :

Item Dimensions
Height 2.3
Width 10.5
Length 11.8
Weight 2.7778245012

10. 2022 Upgraded MARS HYDRO TS 600W LED Grow Light 2x2ft Coverage, New Diodes Layout Full Spectrum Grow Lamp for Hydroponic Indoor Seeding Veg and Bloom Greenhouse Growing Light Fixtures Four for 4×4′

Features :

  • SUNLIGHT FULL SPECTRUM GROW LIGHT, Infinite close to natural sun light, full spectrum 3000K 5000K and IR 660nm 760nm RED, suit for all plants whole stages indoor growing, rapid plant response from seed to flower
  • HIGH EFFICIENCY ENERGY SAVING PLANT LIGHT, Consuming only 100 Watts true output with 225 PCS LEDs, more scientifically and energy-efficient! Perfect for 2′ x 2′ veg stage, 1.5′ x 1.5′ bloom stage, higher intensity in a MARS HYDRO grow tent, reflective area, or by crossing over using multiple TS600
  • ACHIEVE ENVIOUSLY LARGE HARVESTS with LED LIGHTING: High-performance gardens with new LED technology provide highest PAR/LUMEN output(430μmol/m².s), Max 2.0g yield per wattage (power draw), achieve maximum quality and quantity, much better than traditional 150w HPS grow systems
  • HIGH REFLECTIVE HEAT SINK LED GROW SYSTEM, quickly heat dispersing material aluminum reducing light lost to aisles and walls, increase the light intensity up to 20%, allowing your plants receive more energy and without burning your plants for maximum headroom
  • NOISE-FREE FANLESS LED GROW LAMPS FOR INDOOR PLANTS, Designed for home growers, fans get noisy when long time use, but this LED light board use aluminum make it cooling down instead use fans, bring you a FANLESS QUIET grow experience

Additional Info :

Color Natural
Item Dimensions
Height 1.4173228332
Width 4.805009600217
Length 14.099999985618
Weight 2

Buying Guide: What to Consider When Select budget grow lights

Price

How much should you expect to spend on a product like this? Is it a one-off cost, or is there some kind of recurring element?

When it comes to budget grow lights, a great value can come in many different forms. It could be a lower price, impeccable construction, and design, or higher durability. We’ll cover all of these different factors below, where we’re sharing our top picks for the best budget grow lights for the money. We’ll go over everything consumers should know to get a great value out of their budget grow lights!

Durability 

The phrase “people get what they pay for” is especially true when it comes to budget grow lights. The range in durability from person to person can be pretty substantial depending on the materials used in the construction. If someone saves $100 on a budget grow lights, but it wears out in 1 month, are they really getting a good value?

Compare that to a budget grow lights that costs $50 more but wears out after 1 or 2 years. Most people would argue that the second option is the better deal over the long term. Before purchasing, you should consider how long you want to have the budget grow lights and then read reviews to make sure you know how long you can expect it to last.

Consider Where You Purchase 

 

A vast majority of people now buy their budget grow lights online rather than going to a brick-and-mortar physical location. That’s largely because online shopping offers greater convenience, and many brick-and-mortar stores can be confusing when it comes to their models, pricing, and types.

While people can’t try out an online budget grow lights the way they can in a store, brands often come with generous trials. These allow people to try out the budget grow lights for a while and return it if they’re unhappy.

In addition, many online budget grow lights are more affordable than their in-store counterparts, because they have less overhead and have cut out the middlemen to pass savings directly to the consumer. If you purchase online, make sure to check to see if they will have to pay extra for shipping or not. A lot of the new companies offer free shipping, but not all.

Types of budget grow lights

Before even thinking about all the different budget grow lights available,  You should choose the product types that will be ideal for your task.

Design

Choosing a product based on a design that people will love can be tough. Just because you might like the look and style of it, doesn’t mean it’s the best. Below are some steps you can follow that I’ve used in the past when making decisions on which product designs to choose. Today, a lot of e-commerce sites have the same products. Naturally, it means people use product photos and videos to find the best item. Some of the tips in this article will help you choose or design a successful product.

  • Dimensions. How big are these products?
  • Materials. What are they made from? Is there an advantage to choosing one material over another?
  • Generic characteristics. What sort of features do products in this category include?
  • Product-specific functionality. Do certain products have key characteristics that others don’t? 
  • “Vs.” comparisons. Wireless or wired? Portable or desktop? Metal or wood? These are the key A/B-style decisions typically made early in the buying process.

The Verdict

Finally, we hope that our reviews about these budget grow lightss will help you to choose your ideal product available on the maker. The question remains, how many of these budget grow lights will you use and how often? Some manufacturers come out with newer budget grow lights every few months. This is because they know that people want the better budget grow lights. It’s all a matter of choice and your budget. The good news is that the features of good budget grow lights tend to trickle down in price. If you start off with a cheaper version, chances are you can afford the more advanced versions of it a few months later.