Soraa Expands LED Lineup with PAR30 and PAR38 Options


Soraa, the LED lighting company who is best known for their line of high quality MR16 LED light bulbs, has expanded into the increasingly competitive category of (parabolic aluminized reflector) PAR flood and spot lights.  They will be available in PAR38 as well as PAR30 bulb shapes with the PAR30 lamps to be sold as both short neck and long neck variations.  These new lamps from Soraa provide some key competitive differences which could make it the new choice for home and businesses looking to provide better color reproduction and tighter light beams for their next flood or spot lighting project.

Soraa versus the Competition

Despite all of the technology that goes into LED light bulbs today many Soraa sets themselves apart from other brands selling PAR30 and PAR38 LED light bulbs in three distinct ways.

High Color Rendering Index

Other brands sell PAR30 and PAR38 LED lamps with a color rendering index (CRI) of 82 or 85 however Soraa provides options with a CRI of 95 which produces truer colors when compared to other competing products.  This becomes incredibly helpful when you want to really show off the varying array of colors which could make sense in a kitchen, car dealership or art gallery.  High CRI LED light bulbs aren’t just good to provide better color rendering but in California, they are also required for all permanently wired LED fixtures as a result of the updated Title 24 Energy Efficiency Standards.

Better Beams

Soraa uses their Point Source Optics to generate a tight beam of light which prevents the shadows created by the light to be cast unevenly.  With Point Source Optics, Soraa is able to use a concentrated  light along with the help of their proprietary lenses to create a more focused light which is advantageous when used for spot and flood light applications.


Typically when you decide that you want to go from a 3000K light to a 2400K light that means you suddenly have to pay the expense for a completely new bulb.  With Soraa’s line of SNAP SYSTEM™ covers you’re able to not only change the color temperature but you’re also able to change the beam spread of your PAR30 or PAR38 Soraa LED light bulb.  This lowers the cost of making changes in the future which helps with the overall cost effectiveness of upgrading to LED for your project.


Interested consumers have been able to pre-order Soraa PAR30 short and long neck and PAR38 LED lamps from 1000Bulbs.com since August 1, 2014.  The bulb will be available in early September and will ship at that time.  Eager customers are already placing orders in order to ensure that they’re able to get their hands on these LED light bulbs as quickly as possible.  SNAP SYSTEM™ covers for the PAR30 and PAR38 bulbs won’t be available from Soraa until Fall 2014.

Below is a list of the Soraa PAR30 and PAR38 LED light bulbs currently available from 1000Bulbs.com:


Stock Code Bulb Shape Kelvin Beam Link to Purchase
00763 PAR30L 2700K 9 Deg. https://www.1000bulbs.com/search/?q=LED-00763
00765 PAR30L 2700K 25 Deg. https://www.1000bulbs.com/search/?q=LED-00765
00767 PAR30L 2700K 36 Deg. https://www.1000bulbs.com/search/?q=LED-00767
00769 PAR30L 2700K 60 Deg. Special Order
00779 PAR30L 3000K 9 Deg. https://www.1000bulbs.com/search/?q=LED-00779
00781 PAR30L 3000K 25 Deg. https://www.1000bulbs.com/search/?q=LED-00781
00783 PAR30L 3000K 36 Deg. https://www.1000bulbs.com/search/?q=LED-00783
00785 PAR30L 3000K 60 Deg. Special Order
00795 PAR30L 4000K 9 Deg. https://www.1000bulbs.com/search/?q=LED-00795
00797 PAR30L 4000K 25 Deg. https://www.1000bulbs.com/search/?q=LED-00797
00799 PAR30L 4000K 36 Deg. https://www.1000bulbs.com/search/?q=LED-00799
00801 PAR30L 4000K 60 Deg. Special Order
00803 PAR30L 5000K 9 Deg. https://www.1000bulbs.com/search/?q=LED-00803
00805 PAR30L 5000K 25 Deg. https://www.1000bulbs.com/search/?q=LED-00805
00807 PAR30L 5000K 36 Deg. https://www.1000bulbs.com/search/?q=LED-00807
00809 PAR30L 5000K 60 Deg. Special Order
00771 PAR30L 2700K 9 Deg. https://www.1000bulbs.com/search/?q=LED-00771
00773 PAR30L 2700K 25 Deg. https://www.1000bulbs.com/search/?q=LED-00773
00775 PAR30L 2700K 36 Deg. https://www.1000bulbs.com/search/?q=LED-00775
00777 PAR30L 2700K 60 Deg. Special Order
00787 PAR30L 3000K 9 Deg. https://www.1000bulbs.com/search/?q=LED-00787
00789 PAR30L 3000K 25 Deg. https://www.1000bulbs.com/search/?q=LED-00789
00791 PAR30L 3000K 36 Deg. https://www.1000bulbs.com/search/?q=LED-00791
00793 PAR30L 3000K 60 Deg. Special Order
00821 PAR30 2700K 9 Deg. https://www.1000bulbs.com/search/?q=LED-00821
00823 PAR30 2700K 25 Deg. https://www.1000bulbs.com/search/?q=LED-00823
00825 PAR30 2700K 36 Deg. https://www.1000bulbs.com/search/?q=LED-00825
00827 PAR30 2700K 60 Deg. Special Order
00829 PAR30 2700K 9 Deg. https://www.1000bulbs.com/search/?q=LED-00829
00831 PAR30 2700K 25 Deg. https://www.1000bulbs.com/search/?q=LED-00831
00833 PAR30 2700K 36 Deg. https://www.1000bulbs.com/search/?q=LED-00833
00835 PAR30 2700K 60 Deg. Special Order
00837 PAR30 3000K 9 Deg. https://www.1000bulbs.com/search/?q=LED-00837
00839 PAR30 3000K 25 Deg. https://www.1000bulbs.com/search/?q=LED-00839
00841 PAR30 3000K 36 Deg. https://www.1000bulbs.com/search/?q=LED-00841
00843 PAR30 3000K 60 Deg. Special Order
00845 PAR30 3000K 9 Deg. https://www.1000bulbs.com/search/?q=LED-00845
00847 PAR30 3000K 25 Deg. https://www.1000bulbs.com/search/?q=LED-00847
00849 PAR30 3000K 36 Deg. https://www.1000bulbs.com/search/?q=LED-00849
00851 PAR30 3000K 60 Deg. Special Order
00853 PAR30 4000K 9 Deg. https://www.1000bulbs.com/search/?q=LED-00853
00855 PAR30 4000K 25 Deg. https://www.1000bulbs.com/search/?q=LED-00855
00857 PAR30 4000K 36 Deg. https://www.1000bulbs.com/search/?q=LED-00857
00859 PAR30 4000K 60 Deg. Special Order
00861 PAR30 5000K 9 Deg. https://www.1000bulbs.com/search/?q=LED-00861
00863 PAR30 5000K 25 Deg. https://www.1000bulbs.com/search/?q=LED-00863
00865 PAR30 5000K 36 Deg. https://www.1000bulbs.com/search/?q=LED-00865
00867 PAR30 5000K 60 Deg. Special Order
00977 PAR38 2700K 9 Deg. https://www.1000bulbs.com/search/?q=LED-00977
00979 PAR38 2700K 25 Deg. https://www.1000bulbs.com/search/?q=LED-00979
00981 PAR38 2700K 36 Deg. https://www.1000bulbs.com/search/?q=LED-00981
00985 PAR38 2700K 9 Deg. https://www.1000bulbs.com/search/?q=LED-00985
00987 PAR38 2700K 25 Deg. https://www.1000bulbs.com/search/?q=LED-00987
00989 PAR38 2700K 36 Deg. https://www.1000bulbs.com/search/?q=LED-00989
00993 PAR38 3000K 9 Deg. https://www.1000bulbs.com/search/?q=LED-00993
00995 PAR38 3000K 25 Deg. https://www.1000bulbs.com/search/?q=LED-00995
00997 PAR38 3000K 36 Deg. https://www.1000bulbs.com/search/?q=LED-00997
01001 PAR38 3000K 9 Deg. https://www.1000bulbs.com/search/?q=LED-01001
01003 PAR38 3000K 25 Deg. https://www.1000bulbs.com/search/?q=LED-01003
01005 PAR38 3000K 36 Deg. https://www.1000bulbs.com/search/?q=LED-01005
01009 PAR38 4000K 9 Deg. https://www.1000bulbs.com/search/?q=LED-01009
01011 PAR38 4000K 25 Deg. https://www.1000bulbs.com/search/?q=LED-01011
01013 PAR38 4000K 36 Deg. https://www.1000bulbs.com/search/?q=LED-01013
01017 PAR38 5000K 9 Deg. https://www.1000bulbs.com/search/?q=LED-01017
01019 PAR38 5000K 25 Deg. https://www.1000bulbs.com/search/?q=LED-01019
01021 PAR38 5000K 36 Deg. https://www.1000bulbs.com/search/?q=LED-01021

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