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Best Mars Hydro LED Grow Light For Commercial Growing

When searching for an LED grow light for commercial growing, you want to get something with the proper build quality and range to cover the plant area of your space. MARS Hydro offers affordable lights relative to quality and performance. 

MARS Hydro has plenty of options for home growers and commercial growers alike. To help you decide on the best next purchase for your plants here’s a review of six of the best MARS Hydro LED grow lights for commercial growers.

TS 3000 LED Grow Light  

The MARS Hydro TS 3000 is ideal for indoor commercial growers. It features SMD-LED technology and Epistar LED chips that provide outputs of 1274 umol. The light supports all plant growth stages, including infrared diodes. This grow light has a sleek design and comes with a daisy chain system to connect up to 15 lights together.

Specifications

  • Veg Coverage Area | 5 x 5 feet
  • Bloom Coverage Area | 4 x 4 feet
  • Wattage | 450 watts
  • Dimensions | ‎25.28 x 22.8 x 2.72 inches
  • Weight | 11.3 pounds

Pros:

  • Easy to operate
  • Covers a large area 
  • Great light quality 
  • Detachable drivers 
  • Fanless design to reduce noise 

Cons

  • Drivers can get hot
  • No power switch 

TS 1000 LED Grow Light

The Mars Hydro TS 1000 is a powerful yet compact LED grow light that produces natural white light. It also effectively consumes only 150 W with an intensity of 590 uMols. There is a dimming knob so you can control the light intensity based on your plant’s growth stage. You can also purchase the product with a timer and thermometer add-on. The TS 1000 is also easy to set up and has a daisy chain system to connect up to 15 lights with one master light.

Specifications

  • Veg Coverage Area | 3 x 3 feet
  • Bloom Coverage Area | 2.5 x 2.5 feet
  • Wattage | 150 watts
  • Dimensions | 14.17 x 13.23 x 2.36 inches
  • Weight | 3.75 lbs

Pros:

  • Natural spectrum LED
  • Reasonably priced
  • Daisy chain to connect multiple lights
  • Fanless heat dissipation 
  • Efficient with low-energy consumption 

Cons

  • No infrared diodes
  • Limited customization options 

SP 3000 LED Grow Light

The SP3000 has a narrow, long design with heat sinks mounted on top. It’s waterproof and considered a great choice for greenhouses and humid environments, especially if you have taller plants. MARS Hydro SP series lights all use Samsung and Osram LEDs. It’s high-quality, offers UV spectrum, and significantly increases yields.  

Specifications

  • Veg Coverage Area | 3 x 5 feet
  • Bloom Coverage Area | 2 x 4 feet
  • Wattage | 300 watts
  • Dimensions | ‎42.51 x 3.54 x 3.15 inches
  • Weight | ‎8.82 pounds

Pros:

  • Waterproof design 
  • Energy efficient 
  • High-quality diodes 
  • Aluminum heat sink 
  • Daisy chain function

Cons

  • Suspension hooks can be flimsy 

SP 6500 LED Grow Light

A more powerful version in the SP series with similar amazing qualities, suitable for greenhouses, is the SP6500. It comes with IP65 waterproof technology, thick aluminum heat sinks, and a fanless design. The narrow design helps distribute light to the corners and edges of your indoor grow tent. 

Specifications

  • Veg Coverage Area | 4 x 5 feet
  • Bloom Coverage Area | 3 x 5 feet
  • Wattage | 650 watts
  • Dimensions | ‎42.2 x 3.5 x 3.6 inches
  • Weight | ‎22.7 pounds

Pros:

  • Good light quality and distribution
  • Waterproof design 
  • Energy efficient 
  • Aluminum heat sink 
  • Dimmable box and daisy chain system

Cons

  • Requires high hanging height 

FC 6500 LED Grow Light 

The FC 6500 offers full-spectrum light and is equipped with Samsung LM301 and Osram 660nm LEDs chips. It features an IP65 waterproof setup, fanless design, and aluminum heat sink. The FC series also has a flexible adjustment option making them great for vertical racking and shelves. They are also foldable, so you can fold them in half for easy transport and storage. 

Specifications

  • Veg Coverage Area | 5 x 5 feet
  • Bloom Coverage Area | 4 x 4 feet
  • Wattage | 680 watts
  • Dimensions | ‎44.5 x 44.1 x 4.2 inches
  • Weight | ‎36.6 pounds

Pros:

  • High-quality diodes 
  • Great for vertical farming 
  • Foldable for easy transport 
  • Waterproof design 

Cons

  • Can be tricky to hang it level 

FC-E 4800 LED Grow Light

The FC-E 4800 is another commercial design with quality BridgeLux diodes, a dimmer with adjustable knobs, and a heat sink design to dissipate heat. Another unique aspect is this series offers a functional design with detachable light bars for convenience in transportation. Overall it is a cost-efficient and reliable LED grow light.  

Specifications

  • Veg Coverage Area | 4 x 4 feet
  • Bloom Coverage Area | 3 x 3 feet
  • Wattage | 480 watts
  • Dimensions | ‎7.87 x 9.84 x 35.04 inches
  • Weight | ‎20.9 pounds

Pros:

  • High-quality diodes 
  • Increases yield 
  • Detachable light bars
  • Waterproof design 

Cons

  • Suspension hooks can be flimsy