Aqua Illumination Prime 16HD Reef LED (Black)


Hydra HMS Single Light Mount Kit - Aqua Illumination

Aqua Illumination Prime 16HD Reef LED (White)

Brand: Aqua Illumination
Product Code: AIPrime16HDReefWhite
Availability: In Stock
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Aqua Illumination Prime 16HD LED Reef - White

AI came out with the new and substantially upgraded Prime 16HD for Reef that replaces  the original Prime HD. One of the huge improvements is that you are no longer  limited to using a fixed amount of power per channel, the Prime 16HD dynamically adjusts power available to each color, borrowing power from the colors you’re not utilizing. This amazing light gives  you the most vivid spectrum and color rendition for your aquarium.
The AI Prime® 16HD comes now has the TIR lenses giving you the best balance of power and spread. Our lens optics are custom designed, boasting greater than 90% optical efficiency and including a diffuse exit surface to provide improved color blending.
A powerful light in a very small package able to light a 24” x 24” space.
  • Length 4.88in. (12.4cm)
  • Width    4.88in. (12.4cm)
  • Height   1.34in. (3.4cm)
  • Weight                 0.95lbs. (0.43kg)
  • Power Specifications
  • Power Consumption      59W at full power
  • Universal Input Range   100 to 240VAC / 50-60Hz
  • Cable Length      20ft. (6.1m)
The Aqua Illumination 16HD Prime is the very best in LED (light Emitting Diode) technology. With years of research and development A.I. has come up with the perfect solution to a large problem with small aquariums. That solution is the AI Prime, a revolutionary affordable light with so many features it’s going to take a while to get though them.
One light to rule them all, with built in wifi, the AI Prime is masterfully simple to use. Controlling an A.I. Prime takes ten minutes and a smart device I.E. (smart phone, computer or tablet). My A.I. is the flag ship application software that powers the Prime, it is compatible with any up to date IOS or Android operating system.

The Prime has a new and unique LED cluster boasting with a bright full spectrum diode set. The optical lens on the new Prime is fully capable of covering an aquarium 24 x 24 inches and some. The optic lens also comes preset at 80 degree of refraction from the factory and has a ninety percent optical efficiency. The diode set comes with Hi-Grade Cree (4) cool white, (4) Blue, (4) Royal deep blues, (1) one Photo Red, (1) Green, (1) Violet, (1) UV, (1) Moonlight.

Prime FAQs:
Do I need a controller to program the Prime?
No, the Prime is programmable through, the iOS, and Android apps or the local website.

Will the Prime work with the New Controller.

Will the Prime work with the Director?
Yes. A Director is not necessary to program a Prime, however one or more Primes will operate alongside other AI LED modules that are being controlled by a Director. All AI LED fixtures including Primes will be identifiable and controllable using one myAI account.

Where do I get the myAI app for my phone or tablet?
Go to the App Store or Google Play and search for myAI.

Does my Prime need to be


No, the Prime is able to be set to 0%, 1%, 20%, 40%, 60%, 80%, 100% intensities with a button press.

Will the Hydra TwentySix, FiftyTwo and Prime be usable together?

See previous question: Will the Hydra Prime work with the Director?

Do I need one of the Prime mounting solutions to mount the Prime?

It is highly recommended to use an AI Prime® mount, DIY mounting will be difficult.

Dimensions: 5.0”x 5.0” x 1.35”