Little Sun Original
$29.95 (incl. tax)
plus Shipping Costs
The power of the sun in the palm of your hand
Our iconic, high-quality solar lamp is the perfect introduction to portable solar-powered light. Designed by artist Olafur Eliasson, it is great for camping, festivals, beach trips, and for brightening your home, garden, or balcony.
Kids love the lamp – as a nightlight or for playtime – which makes it a great tool for teaching about sustainability.
Featuring a dimmer, you can easily adjust the brightness of the lamp. Five hours of charging in the sun produces more than 50 hours of light at the dimmest setting or four hours at the brightest setting.
The iconic solar lamp
- A high-quality, portable solar lamp featuring a dimmer
- Five hours of charging in the sun produces more than 50 hours of light at the dimmest setting or four hours at the brightest setting
- Battery lifespan of five years when used daily
- Extremely robust and durable – perfect for outdoor activities and playtime
- ROHS and ISO-certified for quality and consistency in production standards
- Designed by artist Olafur Eliasson
- A great eco-friendly gift
- Comes with a lanyard and story booklet in a beautifully-designed box
- A fun, accessible introduction to the benefits of solar power and sustainable energy
- Kids love Little Sun: as a nightlight, for playtime, and to discover the power of the sun
- A handy tool for travel, camping, and more outdoor activities
Charging & Use: To charge, place the Little Sun lamp in the sun with its solar panel facing upwards. Press once for bright light and twice to turn off. Hold button down to activate dimmer function.
Battery: AA LiFePO4, 3.2V rechargeable battery with 500 mAh
Dimensions: Diameter 12 cm, depth 2.9 cm
Main Body: Manufactured in recyclable ABS, highly weather and UV resistant
Solar Panel: 60 x 60 mm monocrystalline solar panel made from highly efficient SunPower solar cells
Switch: Knitter-switch TSS 61 R LF with fluorescent silicone boot; advanced energy-saving dimming technology
LED: Samsung. Colour: 4500K (warm light)
Light Output: Charging Little Sun Original for a minimum of five hours in the sun gives you four hours of bright light (30 lm); or, use the dimmer to get the most out of your Little Sun (up to 50 hours or more at lowest level, 2 lm).
Click here to download the technical specifications for the Little Sun solar lamp as a PDF.
Click here to view the Little Sun warranty terms.
Ordering and Shipping
Where do you ship to?
You can find the complete overview of the countries we ship to in the check out section of the shop. If your country is not listed, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
How do you ship your products?
We work with different partners and choose a service depending on where you live to ensure a smooth delivery.
How long does it take until I receive my order?
Delivery normally takes 3 – 5 working days. If you need your order faster, please email us at email@example.com and we might to be able to offer a faster delivery for a small surcharge.
Do you also deliver to PO Boxes?
No, unfortunately we can only deliver to street addresses.
Why do you need my phone number?
By supplying your phone number, the delivery partner can reach you if they have difficulties finding your address, to ensure you receive your order as soon as possible.
Do you also ship to remote places (small village, island, etc)?
If you live in a remote place and would like to order through our shop, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org before ordering and we will let you know if we can deliver your order.
Do I receive a confirmation when having placed an order?
Yes, after placing your order successfully, you will automatically receive a confirmation and an invoice.
I didn’t receive a confirmation. Did my order go through?
If your order is successful, you will automatically receive a confirmation from us. If you don’t receive anything, your order was likely not processed. Please try a different internet browser if you encounter issues while ordering. If you still have trouble ordering, please email us at email@example.com.
Which payment methods do you accept?
We currently accept payments by credit card or PayPal.
I don’t have a credit card. Can I still order in your web shop?
Yes, you can also pay by PayPal.
When entering my credit card details, I’m re-directed to a new window where I’m asked to enter my “VerifiedbyVisa” or “MasterCard SecureCode”. What is this?
The new window is the authentication page from your bank. These are two services by Visa and MasterCard which are provided by your bank to give you additional security when making purchases with your credit card online. To use these services, simply register with the bank that issued your credit card. You will then receive personal login details to verify you as the authorized card user when making purchases online.
I’m not registered for VerifiedbyVisa or MasterCard SecureCode and don’t have my personal login details to hand. Can I still pay by credit card?
The system does not always require personal authorization details when making purchases online as it works with a randomized process. However to be sure that you are able to register for the authorization system, you should check with your bank and they will be able to advise you.
If you are being asked for personal authorization details and you are not registered for the program, you unfortunately cannot pay by credit card. We apologize for any inconvenience caused by this but our decision to support the secure payment programs ensures the best possible payment safety for you in our shop.
I don’t speak English and have difficulties ordering in your shop. What can I do?
We are an international team that speaks many different languages, so please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will do our very best to assist you.
For general FAQs, please visit here.
I have a question which hasn’t been answered in your Questions & Answers or your general FAQs. Who should I contact?
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You’ll find Little Sun’s light and energy in stores all over the world!
Use our store locator to find your local store. We try our best to keep our store locator as up to date as possible, but it’s always best to a your local store before popping in, to check if the Little Sun item you’re after is in stock.