LED Showdown Final — You decide the champ: AI Vega vs. Kessil A350

We’ve whittled down the field of 32 to the final pairing in the 2012 LED Showdown with the AquaIllumination Vega going up against the Kessil A350. Both lights are worthy contenders and we’re excited to see two innovative US companies…

LED Showdown Semifinals: down to the Final Four

We’re getting down to the end of the road and have the Final Four in our 2012 LED showdown. We have four great fixtures in the pool and at this point, any of these lights are worthy of the crown…

Three way LED stand off comparing the GHL Mitras, Ecotech Radion, and the AI Vega

With so many different LED fixtures on the market it is sometimes hard to keep track what options are¬†available so we compared three of the highest performing LED reef aquarium lights, took some side by side pictures and threw together…

AI Vega LED delivers more than doubles the features in half the size of the AI Sol

As far as the generational upgrades of LEDs go, the increase in performance and reduction in size from the AI Sol to the AI Vega is about as impressive as it gets.¬†The AI Vega already made a strong impact on…

AquaIllumination’s AI Director web based LED controller is buttery smooth to navigate

While at MACNA we dropped by the AquaIllumination booth for a little one on one session with the AI Director. Like many other controlling services, AquaIllumination has made the AI Director agnostic of hardware or software by building a web-accessible…

AI Vega and AI controller played with in the wild

Last fall Aqua Illumination unveiled their next generation LED light codenamed Phoenix and then officially named the AI Vega. With a foundation of top of the line LEDs, custom designed lenses and a robust active cooling platform, the AI Vega…

Aqua Illumination announces shipping date for the AI Vega

The AI Vega finally has a promised ship date to distributors of AquaIllumination LED products. In a very recent facebook update Aqua Illumination announced that the AI Vega will begin shipping to US distributors on or before August 31st, meaning…

AI Director control platform and myAI teased and promised for MACNA 2012

AI Director is a new software product from AquaIllumination which appears to be apps for iPhone, iPad & Android for programming AquaIllumination LED lights. Through these tablet and smartphone apps as well as an online component called “myAI”, AquaIllumination is…

AI Vega Blue and Vega Color final specs outed by Aqua Illumination

The AI Vega Blue and Vega Color LED reef aquarium lights are finally here with a full feature set to help the AI Vega follow in the footsteps of the wildly-popular AI Sol LED. Aqua Illumination’s newest creation will come…

AI EXT hanging kit revealed in detail and demonstrated on video

The AI EXT Rail Mounting system was detailed just about a month ago and a new video from AI follows up to demonstrate what the hanging kit part of the AI EXT is all about. Hanging a single fixture of…