If you want a modern, clean look, you may prefer the cleaner, brighter feel of a cool white lamp (4000K+).
Cool white light contains more blue light and looks brighter to the eye (this is why cool white bulbs have a higher lumen output when compared to the equivalent warm white bulb).
Is warm white better than cool white?
Warm white vs. cool white
Warm lights have lower color temperatures, and therefore appear more yellow, while cool lights have higher color temperatures, and appear whiter or bluer. Warm white ranges from 2200K to about 3000K, while cool white is a round 4000K.
Is Cool White the same as bright white?
The three primary types of color temperature for light bulbs are: Soft White (2700K – 3000K), Bright White/Cool White (3500K – 4100K), and Daylight (5000K – 6500K). The higher the Degrees Kelvin, the whiter the color temperature.
Is warm white or cool white better for reading?
This light gives a warm and cozy feeling and is often best for living rooms, dens and bedrooms. Warm white (3,000 to 4,000 Kelvin) is more yellowish-white. These bulbs are best suited for kitchens and bathrooms. This light color will maximize contrast for colors, making it ideal for working, reading or applying makeup.
Which light is good for eyes white or yellow?
It’s depends on you. 3000K~4000K light all very good for living and work using. Some people want their reading room has the same light as incandescent bulb, so they are prefer to the warm white (yellow).