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Twinstar LED Light Comparison Guide

With so many aquarium lighting options on the market, getting overwhelmed can happen quickly. However, whether you have a planted aquarium tank, fish tank or even a shrimp tank, using a quality aquarium light is essential for the health and growth of your aquarium. Enter Twinstar. Twinstar is a well-renowned aquarium LED lighting company that is globally known for their lighting for planted tanks. Twinstar's full spectrum LED technology enhances the vivid coloration of freshwater fish, shrimp and plants, bringing an aquarium to life. Currently offering 3 main models, each series features exceptional light output and a sleek build. Attractive and affordable, Twinstar is suitable for everyone. From the beginner hobbyist to the experienced enthusiast, there’s a Twinstar for you. Below is a full comparison guide of all the Twinstar LED Light models available.


TWINSTAR C SERIES
Affordable aquarium LED light solution with great brightness for non-planted and planted aquariums alike. This is perfect for those who prefer lower maintenance planted tanks and beginners.

Level: Beginner

Budget: $

Light Output: Low to Medium

Adjustability: Height and Width

Build: Aluminum Housing & Legs / Acrylic Clips

Models: 300C / 600C

Fits: Ultum Nature Systems
3N / 5N / 30C / 40C / 45S / 45U / 60S / 60L / 60U




TWINSTAR E SERIES
The original and most popular planted aquarium LED light solution that provides all-around brightness and vibrancy. This fixture can practically grow a large majority of low to high light-loving aquatic plants.

Level: Intermediate

Budget: $$

Light Output: Medium to high

Adjustability: None

Build: Aluminum Housing / Acrylic Legs

Models: 300E / 360E / 450E / 600E / 900E

Fits: Ultum Nature Systems
5N / 30C / 45S / 45U / 60S / 60U / 90P




TWINSTAR S SERIES
Premium aquarium LED light solution for those who are looking grow the most demanding plants in the hobby. The biggest differentiating factor aside from its bright output is its unique full metal legs.

Level: Advance

Budget: $$$

Light Output: High

Adjustability: None

Build: Aluminum Housing / Metal Legs

Models: 600S / 900S

Fits: Ultum Nature Systems
60S / 60U / 90P






TWINSTAR EA SERIES
The adjustable width and height version of the original E Series. One light fixture can be installed above multiple rimless aquarium tank sizes. Perfect for those who are looking to upgrade aquarium sizes in the future.

Level: Intermediate

Budget: $$

Light Output: Medium to high

Adjustability: Height and Width

Build: Aluminum Housing & Legs / Acrylic Clips

Models: 300EA / 450EA / 600EA / 900EA

Fits: Ultum Nature Systems
5N / 30C / 45S / 45U / 60L / 60S / 60U / 90LS / 90L / 90P / 120U






TWINSTAR SA SERIES
The adjustable width and height version of the original S Series. One light fixture can be installed above multiple rimless aquarium tank sizes. Perfect for those who are looking to upgrade aquarium sizes in the future.

Level: Advance

Budget: $$$

Light Output: High

Adjustability: Height and Width

Build: Aluminum Housing & Legs / Acrylic Clips

Models: 900SA / 900SA

Fits: Ultum Nature Systems
60L / 60S / 60U / 90LS / 90L / 90P / 120U






TWINSTAR SP SERIES
The hanging pendant version of the original S Series. Great for easy access tank maintainence and lighting control.

Level: Advance

Budget: $$$

Light Output: High

Adjustability: Height via hanging wire

Build: Aluminum Housing / Hanging Wires

Models: 600SP / 900SP

Fits: Ultum Nature Systems
60L / 60S / 60U / 90LS / 90L / 90P / 120U


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