NiteCore MH12 Flashlight USB Rechargeable 1000 Lumens

Model: NC-MH12
Manufacturer: NITECORE Flashlight
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The NiteCore MH12 is part of the Multitask Hybrid series of lights that have a convenient microUSB charging port that can recharge the included Li-ion battery while inside the light. Compact design has an amazing amount of light output and battery capacity that is suitable for camping, hunting, law enforcement and even military use. Rubber seal over the charging port maintains a watertight seal to keep water out. Tactical tail cap switch offers momentary operation and a separate side button to control the modes. The side switch even glows to indicate battery voltage and gives a warning when the battery runs low. Multiple carry options include a a Nylon belt holster and a stainless steel pocket clip that is reversible for bezel up or down carry. Includes spare o-rings, replacement tail cap cover, tactical ring, pocket clip, lanyard and holster.

Operation: Press the tail switch half way down for momentary operation or fully to click the light on. Once the light is on, press the side mode switch to cycle through the four output modes. For strobe access, just press and hold the mode switch while the light is on in any model. Once in strobe mode, hold the side button down for more than one second to cycle through location beacon, SOS and back to strobe. Intelligent memory design always resumes at the last output set on the light.

Charging: To charge one 18650 Li-ion battery with the included cable, switch the light on with the tail switch then connect the microUSB cable to the light and a power source (USB wall/car Charger, PC or other terminals).. The Side switch will glow a steady blue to indicate it's charging and will go out when charging is complete. 

Outputs and Runtimes:

  • High: 1000 Lumens - 1.25 Hours
  • Mid: 240 Lumens - 6 Hours
  • Low: 70 Lumens - 28 Hours
  • Moonlight 1 Lumens - 520 Hours
  • Strobe
  • SOS 
  • Location Beacon

Battery Type:

  • NL188 3200mAh 18650 Li-Ion Included
  • CR123 compatible but will not recharge


Bulb Type CREE XM-L2 U2
Max Output 1000 lumens
High Output 240 lumens
Medium Output 70 lumens
Low Output 1 lumens
Max Runtime 520 hours
Min Runtime 1.25 hours
Beam Distance 731 feet
Impact Resistance 1.5 meters
Waterproof 2 meters
Body Material Aerospace Grade Aluminum
Overall Length 5.47"
Bezel Diameter 25.4 mm
Body Diameter 25.4 mm
Weight 3.1 oz.
Sheath Nylon
Country of Manufacture China