NITECORE NM01 1000 Lumen USB Rechargeable EDC Flashlight



  • USB Rechargeable Ultra-Compact Flashlight
  • Utilizes CREE XP-L HD V6 LED, with a maximum output of 1,000 lumens
  • Maximum peak beam intensity of 8,000cd and maximum throw of 178 meters
  • An optical system combined with crystal coating and “Precision Digital Optics Technology” (PDOT)
  • Built-in 1 x 2,600mAh 18650 rechargeable Li-ion battery
  • Built-in Li-ion battery charging circuit
  • High efficiency constant circuit provides stable output up to 245 hours
  • The metal tail switch controls 3 brightness levels
  • A power indicator on the tail indicates the remaining battery power
  • Thermal protection function
  • Optical lenses with double-sided scratch resistant coating
  • Constructed from aero grade aluminum alloy HA III military grade hard-anodized finish
  • Waterproof in accordance with IPX8 (2 meters submersible)
  • Impact-resistant to 1 meter
  • Tail stand capability


  • Length:             Head
  • Diameter:          24mm (0.94″)
  • Tail Diameter:   24mm (0.94″)
  • Weight:              118.6mm (4.67″) 99g (3.49oz)


Clip, Lanyard, Holster, USB Charging Cable

Technical Data

Brightness Approx. 1,000 Lumens Approx. 200 Lumens Approx. 5 Lumens
Runtime Approx. 1h 45min Approx. 6h 15min Approx. 245h
Beam Distance Approx. 178m Approx. 88m Approx. 13m
Peak Beam Intensity Approx. 8,000cd Approx. 1,940cd Approx. 45cd
Impact Resistance 1m (Impact Resistance)
Water Resistance IPX8, 2m (Waterproof and Submersible)

Note: The stated data is measured using the built-in battery (1 x 2,60OmAh 18650 Li-ion battery) under laboratory conditions. The data may vary in real world use due to different battery usage or environmental conditions.

Charging FunctionNITECORE-NM01-1000-Lumen-USB-Rechargeable-EDC-Flashlight-1

The flashlight is equipped with an intelligent charging system. Please charge the product before the first use.

Connect to the external power: As illustrated, use the USB cable to connect an external power supply (e.g. a USB adapter, a computer or other USB charging devices) to the USB port located on the tail to begin the charging process.

Charging Indicator: When the charging status is normal, the blue indicator will flash slowly. When the battery is fully charged, the indicator will become steadily turned on.

  • The LOW and MID Level is still available when the flashlight is being
  • Power Input: DC 5V/1A
  • The charging time is approx. 3.5
  • The standby time is approx. 12 months when the flashlight is fully

Operating Instructions

On / Off

  • On: When the light is off, long press the Tail Switch to access the LOW Level.
  • Off: When the light is on, long press the Tail Switch to turn off the light.

Brightness Levels

When the light is on, short press the Tail Switch to cycle through the following brightness levels:

  • LOW
  • MID
  • HIGH.

Power Indication

When the light is off, short press the Tail Switch and the power indicator will flash to indicate the remaining power of the batteries:

  • Flashing three times indicates that the power is above 50%;
  • Flashing twice indicates that the power is below 50%;
  • Flashing once indicates that the power is below 10%.

Note: When the light is on and the power level is close to 50%, the power indicator will flash every 2 seconds to inform the user. The flashlight should be recharged when the power indicator flashes quickly and continuously and the output appears to be dim or the flashlight becomes unresponsive due to low power.

Thermal Protection Function

The flashlight has the Thermal Protection Function and regulates its output according its working status to maintain the optimal performance.

Note: The flashlight will also regulate its output to avoid overheating when accessing the HIGH Level for over 4 minutes.


  1. Please charge the battery before the first
  2. Please recharge the product every 3 months when left unused for a prolonged
  3. DO NOT direct the beam towards naked
  4. DO NOT disassemble, modify or reconstruct the product, otherwise the warranty will be nullified, and the product might be
  5. The battery is built-in and non

Warranty Service

All NITECORE® products are warranted for quality. Any DOA / defective product can be exchanged for a replacement through a local distributor/dealer within 15 days of purchase. After that, all defective/malfunctioning NITECORE® products can be repaired free of charge within 24 months from the date of purchase. Beyond 24 months, a limited warranty applies, covering the cost of labor and maintenance, but not the cost of accessories or replacement parts.

The warranty will be nullified if

  1. the product(s) is/are broken down, reconstructed and/or modified by unauthorized parties;
  2. the product(s) is/are damaged due to improper

For the latest information on NITECORE® products and services, please contact a local

NITECORE® distributor or send an email to [email protected]

※ All images, text and statements specified herein this user manual are for reference purpose only. Should any discrepancy occur between this manual and information specified on, Sysmax Innovations Co., Ltd. reserves the rights to interpret and amend the content of this document at any time without prior notice.

Documents / Resources

NITECORE NM01 1000 Lumen USB Rechargeable EDC Flashlight [pdf] User Manual
NM01, 1000 Lumen USB Rechargeable EDC Flashlight, NM01 1000 Lumen USB Rechargeable EDC Flashlight, NT01, NM01, NG01, NE01, NA01

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