Philips 28W SES Halogen Classic Energy Saving Candle Bulb, Clear

Product information

This 28W halogen energy saving bulb is equivalent to a 40W incandescent bulb but uses only 70% of the energy. It has a life of 2000 hours.

Fully dimmable.

Additional information
Classic style halogen
Eligible for International Delivery
Energy Rating Information This indicates the bulbs energy performance between A++ and G, with A++ being the highest
Finish Information Shows whether a bulb is clear or opaque
Fitting type Information This indicates the cap or base of the bulb, Examples: BC-B22 = bayonet cap/ ES-E27 = edison screw/ SBC-B15 = small BC/ SES-E14 = small ES
GLS Wattage Equivalent
Lifetime (Hours) Information Shown in hours, this is based on an average use of 3 hours illumination per day
Lightbulb Shape
Lightbulb Type
Lightbulb Wattage
Lumens Information Estimate of apparent amount of light the bulb will produce, measured in lumens (lm). The higher the number the brighter the light output.
Pack size


  • Click & collect

    Click & collect from John Lewis and Waitrose shops tomorrow from 2pm
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  • Collect+

    Collect + from a local shop from Wednesday, postcode exclusions apply
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  • UK delivery

    Standard delivery within 5 working days
    Named or Saturday UK delivery
    Named day UK delivery pre-10.30am
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  • International delivery not available


We want you to be happy with your purchase. If you're not, depending on the type of product, you can make free returns in the UK via John Lewis shops, Royal Mail, Collect+, or MyHermes. If you need to arrange collection of large or heavy items, call us on 03456 049 049. For international returns queries, call us on +44 1698 545 454. Find out more about returns.

You'll find returns information on your delivery note. Unless faulty, we'd like you to make your return within 90 days of purchase. Exceptions apply to certain products - find out more about our refund policy.

Q & As

Rated 4 out of 5 by 27 reviewers.
Rated 5 out of 5 by Nice and bright These bulbs are really nice and bright. I haven't had them all that long but they appear to be performing well. 01 December 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by Perfect bulb Clear , long lasting light bulb, excellent value for money 17 November 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by philips 28w eco halogen classic energy saving candle bulb clear Beautiful light warm and inviting in our chandeliers in bedroom no shadows which we have encountered with other bulbs we will be purchasing these again when next in store to have on stock 10 November 2015
Rated 1 out of 5 by Hope it lasts longer than previous ones Previous ones lasted about 3 months! Shame there is no guarantee on light bulbs! 04 November 2015
Rated 4 out of 5 by It's a light bulb! ... is a bulb is a bulb. Better (visually, aesthetically) than a typical energy saving bulb. Does what it says on the tin. 29 September 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by Superbe light bulb I bought six of these, four to be used immediately with the four Kristy Touch lamps that I bought at the same time and two spares (just on case!) They were recommended as being suitable for the lamps and I can confirm that they are and work well with the touch control facility. 15 September 2015
Rated 1 out of 5 by Short life I bought two of these bulbs for separate lamps. The first one stopped working after two weeks. Hope for better life-span from the other. 08 September 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by 28W Bulb Needed to purchase SES bulbs but have not used yet. 08 September 2015
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