In this review, two popular brands go head to head. While MEIZHI hasn’t been in the industry for as long as Mars Hydro, it has shown us that it’s here to stay thanks to its powerful grow lights that give growers exactly what they need.

Mars Hydro has been manufacturing LED grow lights since 2009 and makes lights with a full spectrum that feature IDS technology. While both brands are popular, we’ve taken it upon ourselves to compare their offerings to ensure you get the best grow light for your needs. The 6 lights featured here are perfect for beginners as they cover small grow beds.

MarsHydro 300W LED Grow Light Full Spectrum VS MEIZHI LED Grow Light Reflector Series 300W

If you are a new grower looking for a grow light, the MEIZHI 300W Grow Light may be better for you than the Mars Hydro 300W Full Spectrum Light because it replaces a 300W HID/HPS light (while the Mars Hydro light replaces a 150W HID/HPS light. The MEIZHI light has a lower price per watt, although the price difference isn’t a lot. (Score 0:1)

MarsHydro 300W LED Grow Light Full Spectrum
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  • Sales Rank is1260
  • Department:Lawn & Patio
  • Weight:
  • Watt -300
  • Lifespan -50000
  • Area -2 x 2' at 18"
  • Warranty -3 years
  • Avg. power draw -132
  • USD per Watt -
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  • HID Replacement -150W HPS/HID/MH
  • Noise -56
  • LED pieces/watt -60pcs / 5W Epileds

Main Features
MEIZHI 300W Led Grow Light Full Spectrum for Indoor Hydroponic Plants Veg and Flower
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  • Sales Rank isArray
  • Department:Lawn & Patio
  • Weight:
  • Watt -300
  • Lifespan -75000
  • Area -2 x 2
  • Warranty -1 year
  • Avg. power draw -135
  • USD per Watt -
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  • HID Replacement -150W HPS/HID/MH
  • Noise -56

Main Features

Marshydro Reflector 480W LED Grow Light VS MEIZHI LED Grow Light Reflector Series 450W

If you’re looking for a more powerful light, get the MEIZHI 450W light. It beats its counterpart because of its fair price, low energy consumption (195 watts), and its power output (450 watts). We also love the fact that its reflector cup ensures all the light is directed to the plants. The Mars Hydro light only puts out 240 watts, but its price per watt is higher. (Score 0:2)

Marshydro Reflector 480W LED Grow Light Full Spectrum
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  • Sales Rank is2060
  • Department:Lawn & Patio
  • Weight:
  • Watt -240
  • Lifespan -50000
  • Area -2' x 3' at 18"
  • Warranty -3 years
  • Avg. power draw -207
  • USD per Watt -0
  • HID Replacement -650-720W HPS/HID
  • Noise -56
  • LED pieces/watt -96 pcs / 5W Epistar

Main Features
  • Booming Light for Growing: switch between grow/bloom mode, provides full spectrum for vegetables, flowers and aquatic plants. Take care of all stages of plants’ growing by using different types of natural sunlight.
  • ENERGY-SAVING: Unique design of reflecting blades enable 480W MarsHydro lights to generate lighting beams that are same efficacious as traditional 650-720W HPS/HID lights.
  • SAFE-USE: plug in and turn on. With the design of separate integrated circuit board and heat sink, damage of one component will not cause fatal problem to the whole set. The high speed heat dissipating fans work efficiently to cool down the Lights and make no noise.
  • REFLECTOR-SERIES:reflector LED grow light idea choice for small growers,greenhouse & vegetables lover,480W light Perfect for Auto flower system 2'x 3'coverage for all seedling,growth and flowering stages.
  • Satisfaction Guarantee:3 years authentic warranty with the support of service center in California.30 days money back without reason if light had any problem. Any others question contact to us ,8 working hours reply service.
MEIZHI LED Grow Light 450W Full Spectrum LED Grow Light
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  • Sales Rank is545
  • Department:Lawn & Patio
  • Weight:
  • Watt -450
  • Lifespan -75000
  • Area -2 x 3.5
  • Warranty -1 year
  • Avg. power draw -195
  • USD per Watt -0
  • HID Replacement -450W HPS/HID/MH
  • Noise -56

Main Features

MarsHydro Mars 600W Led Grow Light Full Spectrum VS MEIZHI LED Grow Light Reflector Series 600W

In the 600W category, the Mars Hydro light gets top marks for its reasonable price and low power consumption (it only consumes 260 watts while the MEIZHI light consumes 277 watts). While both lights have the same price per watt, the Mars Hydro light has a lengthier warranty. It is built to last using high-quality materials and if one of its parts gets damaged, the others aren’t affected. (Score 1:2)

MarsHydro 600W Led Grow Light Full Spectrum Grow Light
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  • Sales Rank is1678
  • Department:Lawn & Patio
  • Weight:
  • Watt -600
  • Lifespan -50000
  • Area -3,5' x 2' at 18"
  • Warranty -3 years
  • Avg. power draw -260
  • USD per Watt -0
  • HID Replacement -300W HPS/HID/MH
  • Noise -56
  • LED pieces/watt -120pcs / 5W

Main Features
MEIZHI  600W Full Spectrum Led Grow Light
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  • Sales Rank isArray
  • Department:Lawn & Patio
  • Weight:
  • Watt -600
  • Lifespan -75000
  • Area -3 x 3
  • Warranty -1 year
  • Avg. power draw -277
  • USD per Watt -
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  • HID Replacement -600W HPS/HID/MH
  • Noise -56

Main Features

In this series of comparisons our Pick is MEIZHI.