Can I use Twinkly Products outdoors?

Guidelines for using Twinkly outdoor.

Applies to Twinkly Generation I and Generation II devices.

 

All Twinkly strings are IP44 certified, but Generation I Controller is IP20 attested. That means that Gen I can be used only indoors, otherwise it's important to take special care to ensure that controllers and power supply are placed in a safe location.

Gen 2 lights, instead,  can resist rain and snow; just pay attention, they can’t be plunged into the water.

The Generation II product family that can also be used outodoor (IP44) includes Strings, Icicle, Curtain, Festoon, Dots.

 

An IP44 rating means that your product will be protected from solid particles that are over 1mm in size and from low velocity sprays of water from every direction.

The ip44 devices can be used outdoors and resist water splash, but they aren't waterproof.

Temperatures

Generation I: from 0 °C to 40 °C or 32°F to 104°F

Generation II: from -15 °C to 40 °C  or  14°F to 104°F

 

In any case, be sure to protect your devices, from strong atmospheric agents and drastic changes in temperature/humidity.

Prelit and Home range products are designed for the decoration of home environments, so they are IP20, which means they are for indoor use only.

Twinkly Music is also IP20, so we suggest you pay attention to place it near the sound source inside your home or in a covered place.

Twinkly DOTs 60 RGB LEDs it is only suitable for indoor use because it needs to be powered via USB and not via the traditional IP44 power supply

 


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