The 10 Best Pocket Flashlights
This wiki has been updated 11 times since it was first published in November of 2018. If there is one piece of gear that everyone can benefit from carrying, it's a pen flashlight. These pocket illuminators provide both utility and preparedness in a wide range of situations. The models you'll find here may vary slightly in size, but they've all been chosen for their ability to consistently keep you out of the dark. When users buy our independently chosen editorial recommendations, we may earn commissions to help fund the Wiki. Skip to the best pocket flashlight on Amazon.
November 07, 2018:
Looked at Streamlight models, adding the Microstream for its price-to-quality ratio but omitting the popular Stylus Pro due to ongoing issues with its on-off tail switch. Selected the SOG Dark Energy 750A as a viable option for those looking for something exceptionally high-end and the ThruNite Archer 2A V3 despite some occasional durability woes.