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SmallRig Pix M160 RGB Light

SmallRig has a new small-sized RGB LED light called the Pix M160. There is already a myriad of lights just like this that are already on the market.

The Pix M160 RGB Light has a Kelvin color temperature range of 2500K to 8500K and it weighs in at 230g (8.11oz).

Key features

  • CCT range of 2500K-8500K
  • Full HSI color control
  • Twelve lighting effects: Police Car Light / Fire Truck Light / Ambulance Light / RGB Color(rapid) / RGB Color(slow) / RGB Stroboflash / Lighting 1 / Lighting 2 / Paparazzo / Candlelight / Screen Light / Breathing Light
  • Multiple accessories: ball head, charging cable, portable bag, honeycomb grid, light diffuser
  • Equipped with a 3800mAh battery
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There is an HSI mode that lets you dial in the exact color you want to use.

Output

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SmallRig claims that the light has a CRI of 95+ and an output of 1350lx at 50cm. That would mean an output of 337.5lx at 1m.

So, how does that claimed output at 5600K compare to the Pilotfly AtomCUBE Rx1 RGBCW Pocket LED Video Light hat I previously reviewed? Well, let’s see.

Output at 5600K
SmallRig Pix M160 RGB337.5lx*
Luxli Fiddle522lx
Pilotfly AtomCUBE Rx1 RGBCW
Pocket LED
382lx

*Claimed, not tested.

Battery & Power

The light features a built-in 3800mAh battery and it can be recharged via the USB-C connector. There is also a regular USB output if you wanted to charge your phone. The light draws 12W.

Lighting Effects

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The fixture features 12 lighting effects that you can choose from. This is a fairly common feature in most RGB LED lights these days.

What do you get?

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Above you can see what the Pix M160 RGB Light comes with.

Competition

There are a lot of small-sized RGB LED lights on the market. Competition comes in the form of lights such as:

  • Luxli Fiddle
  • PFY Matrix Pocket-Sized Portable Bi-Color RGB Light
  • Pilotfly AtomCUBE Rx1 RGBCW Pocket LED
  • YY-C150 RGB LED video light
  • BOLING Pocket LED RGB Video Light
  • Aputure MC RGBWW LED Light
  • FalconEyes PocketLite F7 RGB LED

Price & Availability

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The SmallRig Pix M160 retails for $99 USD and it is now available to order.

Below you can see how the price compares to the competition:

Price
SmallRig Pix M160$99 USD
Luxli Fiddle$199 USD
PFY Matrix Pocket-Sized Portable Bi-Color RGB Light$149 USD
Pilotfly AtomCUBE Rx1 RGBCW Pocket LED $169 USD
YY-C150 RGB LED video light$69 USD
BOLING Pocket LED RGB Video Light$119 USD
Aputure MC RGBWW LED Light$90 USD
FalconEyes PocketLite F7 RGB LED$99 USD

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