Philips CorePro 6.5W (18W) G24d-2 2 Pin LED Bulb

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Colour Temperature: Warm White 3000K
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G24d-2 LED Replacement

The Philips 6.5W CorePro PLC LED light bulb is a direct replacement for all 2-pin PL or PL-C style fluorescent lights with a G24d-2 base. Its key features include:

  • Energy-efficient - over 60% energy savings.
  • Easy installation - fits all magnetic and electronic ballast '2-pin' fittings with G24d-2 base.
  • Adjustable - the light can be rotated up to 90˚ so you can direct the light output in the right direction, no matter what fitting is used.
  • Long lifetime & no mercury.

Philips CorePro PL LED Features

Philips CorePro G24D-2 Total Length and Rotation Feature

The Philips LED PLC is a downlight lamp replacement that delivers incredible energy savings. It's a direct retrofit lamp that’s simple to install.

Replace 18W CLF with 6.5W G24d-3 Philips LED

This Philips 6.5W LED Bulb replaces existing 18W 2 Pin PL lights with a G24d-2 base.

G24d-2 LED Bulb Base

You can check that your existing bulbs are the G24d-2 type by observing the location of the notch on the base of the globe and the position of the two pins. Please note we also sell similar but different G24d-3 LED lights.

Specifications - Philips G24D-2 LED 2-Pin PLC

Fitting Type G24D-2 PL or PL-C light fittings
Power Usage 6.5W
Equivalent Wattage 18W CFL (compact fluorescent)
Voltage 240V AC
Lifetime 30,000 hours
Colour Temperature 3000K (warm white) or 4000K (cool white)
Beam Angle 120°
Light Output 600 lumens (3000K)
650 lumens (4000K)
Dimmable No
Dimensions 33.4mm (max width) x 147.1mm (total length)
Weight 77 grams
Installation Retrofit, self-install.
Product Identifiers Philips CorePro LED PLC 6.5W 830 / 840 2P G24d-2; 929001201402 / 929001201408, 929001201502 / 929001201508 (current and old part numbers)
Further Details Datasheets: 3000K & 4000K (PDF)
Warranty 3 Years

Frequently Asked Questions

What other bases and options are available?

See our range of PL light bulbs.

How can I be sure that I have a G24d-2 type light fitting?

To ensure you buy the correct light bulb, you can:

  • Check for the code 'G24d-2' or 'G24D-2' on the base of your existing light bulb, light fitting, or old light bulb box. Another hint is that the old lights typically used 18W of power.
  • Check that the position of the two metal pins (blue) and two notches (red) match the image below:

Philips CorePro G24D Pin and Notch Positions - Bottom and Side View

Customer Reviews

Based on 24 reviews
Kazi Emdadul Haq

Fully satisfied customer

happy customer


Ross S.
Great outdoor lights

Excellent outdoor light with long life and low power consumption. Ideal for fittings on walls, allowing light to be directed away, just by rotating the reflector.

David S
Philips G24d-2 Led bulbs

Light bulbs are great! And delivered quickly also.

Kevin Hewison
Better than fluorescent

Much better and brighter than the fluorescent version but note that the globe is directional. That means for me and the original fitting I hae, I get kind of half the available light.

Hi Kevin, As mentioned in our email exchange, the light can be rotated up to 90˚ so you can direct the light output in the right direction.

Ross Wines

Philips CorePro 6.5W (18W) G24d-2 2 Pin LED Bulb

Duncan Hardman
No Plastic for Packaging

The light fitting was exactly as per the description and fit my wall light perfectly.

One unexpected plus was the packaging contained no plastic (well maybe apart from the tape sealing the box). The filler inside the box some kind of cardboard that was cut in such a way it could be pulled apart to create a cushioned wrap for the lamps. Great to see!

Cheryle Fry
Good bulb with limitations

Bought these for external garage entry for Strata complex, as sick of changing standard bulbs (12 garages). They are standing up well at this stage But they only have one illuminated face which because of the pin configuration is shining out not down, having a opaque light cover helps diffuse the light but would be brighter in proper downward direction. Having said this if These last a lot longer than standard mini fluorescent I will buy again.

Well description and useful information

Fast delivery service and good package.

Jan Heath
The bulb had one side

The bulb had one side blacked out. There was no indication that this was the case in the purchase information. It was not what I had hoped for.

Hi Chris, Sorry to read - it's not our intention to leave this unclear. We describe how the light can rotate to point the light as needed, provide the beam angle in our specs table and the photos show where the light diffuser is. If you need to return them or we can help in another way, let us know.

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