Fenix RC09 vs Fenix PD25!

RC09 vs PD25

Model RC09 PD25
Price $64.95 $56.95
Output 550 lumens 550 lumens
Rechargeable Yes No
Beam distance 337 feet 427 feet
Battery One 16340 or one CR123A One 16340 or one CR123A
Water rating IPX-8 rated IPX-8 rated
Number of outputs 4 normal modes + strobe 4 normal modes + strobe
Color Black Black
Batteries included Yes Yes
Length 2.8 inches 3.7 inches

If you are looking for a perfect EDC light that is still pretty powerful, you have two winners in the Fenix RC09 and the Fenix PD25. The advantage here will probably go to the RC09 since it is rechargeable and therefore you don't have to purchase an external charger for the battery. With its unique magnetic charging capabilities, the RC09 certainly makes this very user friendly and easy to operate.