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What is the difference between Xenon High Intensity Discharge bulbs and regular HID?

The Miata has Xenon HID and curious to the difference.


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Xenon lamps are considered to be a special type of HID due to a few factors. Unlike most HID lamps that do not reach full brightness until they are hot enough, Xenon lamps do not need to warm-up, and provide instant bright light. Xenon lamps simulate daylight better, and the light is more natural compared to other HID lamps.

Read more: Difference Between Xenon and HID | Difference Between | Xenon vs HID http://www.differencebetween.net/object/di.../#ixzz2Mo3ravSP

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