Top 10 Photocell Light Sensor for Outdoor Lighting – Lighting & Ceiling Fans

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1. Woods


Woods 59413 59413WD Outdoor Conduit Lighting Control With Photocell and Swivel Mount Hardwired, Black

Woods #ad - Our company strives to deliver strong performance every day! Smart outdoor motion light control: the delay feature in the outdoor motion sensor light control prevents the accidental triggering off the light due to a stray animal, the headlights of a passing car or lightning.

Outdoor light controller with swivel base specifications: AC 120 input voltage; threaded diameter 1. 06 inch. Easy-to-use outdoor lights control with swivel base: the swivel base of the outdoor light control can be positioned at the precise spot, focusing light on where you need it to be is effortless. Satisfaction guaranteed: a leader in a wide variety of electrical cord products, surge protectors, bulk electrical and electronic wire, garden lights, timer products and other accessories.

Energy-saving outdoor light controller: the photocell in the outdoor lighting control charges using sunlight and automatically switches on lights at dusk and off at dawn, giving you energy savings and convenience without the need for manual operation. Versatile outdoor light controls: this outdoor lighting control is great for controlling outdoor lighting on walkways, fluorescent, driveways; the outdoor lighting control is compatible LED, CFL, incandescent and other types of bulbs.
BrandWoods #ad
ManufacturerColeman Cable #ad
Height4 Inches
Length4 Inches
Width2 Inches
Part Number59413
Warranty1 year limited warranty.

2. Intermatic


Gray, Intermatic K4221C 120-Volt Stem and Swivel Mount Thermal Photocontrol

Intermatic #ad - Washer gasket and locking nut included. Delay feature prevents unwanted OFF switching. Swivel with 1⁄2"-14 NPSM threaded stem. High strength, UV resistant plastic housing. 18 awg, 6" wire leads. Mechanical bimetal switch with Cadmium Sulfide photocell.
BrandIntermatic #ad
ManufacturerIntermatic #ad
Height4 Inches
Length6 Inches
Weight0.3 Pounds
Width4 Inches
Part NumberK4221C
Warranty2-year limited.

3. Woods


Woods 1472WD Outdoor Floodlight Control Socket with Light Sensor Photocell, Grey

Woods #ad - Easy and fast, tool-free setup. Simply twist into your existing outlet. Compatible with incandescent, halogen, mercury vapor, high pressure sodium, fluorescent, LED, or CFL bulbs. Designed for use with PAR bulbs. Outdoor floodlight control socket, great for flood lights, porch lights, outdoor pole lights and pathway lighting so you arrive to a well-lit home. Photocell light socket automatically turns light ON at dusk and OFF at dawn. Time delay eliminates flicker and false ON/OFF triggers due to stray car lights. 120v, 60hz, 50w.
BrandWoods #ad
ManufacturerColeman Cable #ad
Height4 Inches
Length6 Inches
Width4 Inches
Part Number1472

4. Westek


White, Westek SLC6CBC-4 Indoor/Outdoor Programmable Light Control with Dawn to Dusk Setting

Westek #ad - Polyethylene terephthalate PET plastic. Compatible with many bulbs - Works with incandescent, compact fluorescent and LED bulbs. Digital microprocessor - Digital microprocessor for full brightness and no flicker operation.

Unit is programmed by simply pressing the Timer button. Programmable light control - this light control can be programmed to automatically turn your light fixture ”ON” at dusk and “OFF” after 2, 5, or 8 hours or dawn depending how you program it. Do not use with opaque or frosted glass fixtures. Outdoor use with rain tight fixture. Easy to install - to install, simply screw the control into a lamp socket and screw a bulb into the control. Product details - 120v~, 60hz.
BrandWestek #ad
ManufacturerWestek #ad
Height3.3 Inches
Length1.95 Inches
Weight0.28 Pounds
Width1.95 Inches
Part NumberSLC6CFL



Dusk to Dawn Light Sensor Pack of 2, UL Listed, J.LUMI YCA1008 Twist Lock Photocell Sensor, Blue, Photocell for Outdoor Lights, Outdoor Heavy Duty Twist Lock Light Sensor with Photocell

J.LUMI #ad - It has a much faster reaction time and works better with LED and induction light fixtures due to their ability to withstand high inrush current. User manual is available for download in Technical Specification section in the lower right of this page. Ul listed | our photocell sensor is ul listed to ensure quality and your safety.

Next gen electronic model | unlike traditional thermal photocells with a bi-metal piece looking through the window, this new electronic model has a repeatable set point that does not drift during the life of the product. Time delay feature | works with standard nema turn lock receptacles commonly found on dusk to dawn type barn or post lights. Electrical specs | ac 120v 60hz, fluorescent, 1800va ballast; incandescent, halogen, high pressure sodium, led, 1000w tungsten, mercury vapor, 208-277V 50 Hz, and CFL compatible. The turn lock design makes it easy to remove and install if replacement is needed.

Easy to install | the photocell sensor inside senses sunlight and automatically turns lights on at dusk and off at dawn. Standard prongs ensures this sensor could be used with any standard twist lock receptacle. Being ul listed qualifies this photocell sensor for a wide range of residential and commercial lighting applications such as outdoor area lights, parking lot shoe box lights, street lights. A built-in 5-second time delay feature avoids false triggers such as car headlights, lightening or other temporary light source.
BrandJ.LUMI #ad

6. Woods


Woods L4700WD Outdoor Twist Lock Light Control with Photocell

Woods #ad - 120v, 1800w tungsten, 50/60hz, 1000VA Ballast. Photocell automatically turns light ON at dusk and OFF at dawn. Use on sports fields, parking lots, commercial buildings, street lights or other NEMA locking plug type connections. Time delay eliminates false ON/OFF triggers. Cfl, incandescent, halogen, led, mercury vapor or high pressure sodium bulb compatible.
BrandWoods #ad
ManufacturerColeman Cable #ad
Height2 Inches
Length2.5 Inches
Width2.5 Inches
Part NumberL4700WD



100 ft Range Remote Control with 2 Grounded Electrical Outlets for Yard Landscape Holiday Light, DEWENWILS Outdoor Light Timer Waterproof, Plug in Sensor Outlet Timer Switch, 15A 1/2HP UL Listed

DEWENWILS #ad - Heavy duty & durable design: ul listed, ideal for outdoor and indoor use; pbt material, waterproof construction, 6-inch sjtw 14-3 grounded cord and max 15 amp ratings can satisfy most electrical appliances.100ft rf range: strong rf signal can work through walls and doors to control outdoor lights and other electrical appliances as far as 100Ft in line of sight, which is suitable for persons with limited mobility, the elderly.

Remote control: turn on and off outdoor christmas/holiday/yard lights, lamps, fountain from your room with the wireless remote, pool pump, no need to go out in bad weather. Light sensor & countdown timer: control your outdoor devices according to the schedule you set - on, dusk to dawn, on at dusk and off after 2, off, 4, 6 or 8 hours; repeat schedule daily; it is a on/off switch and does not have dimming function.

Easy to use: no programming and tools required, 12V 23A battery is included, just plug it in; 2 grounded outlets run 2 devices at the same time, save you energy costs and operating time.
ManufacturerDEWENWILS #ad
Height2.1 Inches
Length7 Inches
Width5.2 Inches
Part NumberHODT12B

8. Woods


Metallic Finish,Silver, Woods 59409WD Outdoor Hardwired Post Eye Light Control and Wall Plate

Woods #ad - 120v, 1800w tungsten, 50/60hz, 1100VA Ballast. Cfl, fluorescent, halogen, incandescent, LED, mercury vapor or high pressure sodium bulb compatible. Fits standard outlet box. Includes 3/8-in npt pipe thread, weatherproof wall plate with neoprene gasket, nut and washer gasket. Great for security lighting, entry way lighting, and other outdoor fixtures so you arrive to safe home or building. Turns light on at dusk and OFF at dawn.
BrandWoods #ad
ManufacturerColeman Cable #ad
Height4 Inches
Length4 Inches
Weight0.2 Pounds
Width2 Inches
Part Number59409

9. GE Lighting


Soft White, Outdoor Light Bulbs, Candelabra Base, LED+ Dusk to Dawn Light Bulbs, Outdoor LED Light Bulbs, Sunlight Sensor Light Bulbs, 60-Watt Replacement, 2-pack CAC Damp Rated

GE Lighting #ad - Led lights that keep things bright: the dusk to dawn LED outdoor lighting will automatically turn on when it gets dark, giving off the appearance that someone is always home. Energy efficient led lights: the dusk to dawn light bulbs outdoor perfectly replace your outdoor 60 watt light bulbs and were designed to use only 8 watts, extending the life of your sunlight sensor lights and reducing your energy costs.

Automatic dusk to dawn led outdoor lighting: These LED light bulbs feature a simple, built-in sensor that detects ambient light to calculate when to power on and off with no scheduling required.

The dusk to dawn light bulbs are the easiest way to cut costs without sacrificing brightness or automated functionality. Upgrade your home with sunlight sensor light bulbs: The LED+ dusk to dawn light bulbs outdoor are the perfect upgrade for your fixtures that automatically turn on and off with daylight. Outdoor light bulbs 60 watt equivalent: Get the efficiency of low wattage light bulbs.
BrandGE Lighting #ad
ManufacturerGE #ad
Height5.28 Inches
Length1.58 Inches
Weight0.1 Pounds
Width3.11 Inches
Part Number93121492

10. Westinghouse Lighting


Westinghouse Lighting 6359600 Academy One-Light LED Dusk to Dawn Sensor, Textured Black Finish with Cage Shade Outdoor Wall Fixture

Westinghouse Lighting #ad - Outdoor rated fixture with textured black finish and a removable chrome cage creates an industrial vintage look. Includes installation instructions and mounting hardware, ETL/CETL listed, dark sky friendly. Integrated 13-watt led is equivalent to 1-60-watt incandescent bulb, 3000K-warm white light, no bulbs to replace. Height 11 inches, extends from wall 15-1/8 inches, width 12-1/8 inches, 4-5/16 inches height from center of outlet box, back plate 5 inches in diameter. Energy-saving, one-light outdoor wall fixture with dusk to dawn feature complements a variety of home styles.
BrandWestinghouse Lighting #ad
ManufacturerWestinghouse Lighting #ad
Height11 Inches
Length12.13 Inches
Width15.13 Inches
Part Number6359600
Warranty5 year limited.