We had talked about how to choose a connector for a single color light strip on last Chapter. The three key points are: color, width, and waterproof level. Similarly, it is also according to above three points to choose the connector for double-color, RGB or RGBW strip light .
Maybe you are often confused by the seller on Amazon and don’t know how to choose a 4 pin led strip connectors, 5 pin rgbw connectors, 6 pin rgb+cct connectors, and Amazon’s recommendation is not matched. Below i analyzed and list some commonly used connectors to facilitate your choice.
10mm width CCT led strip lights. You can choose below several connectors
The dual color light strip is usually 10mm wide and has 3 solder joints (3Pin).
The above connectors are also suitable for some magic dream color strips, 10mm, 3pin flashing light strips, which have functions without breakpoints, and we will talk about this “how to choose the light strip” on next chapter.
10mm width RGB led strip lights. You can choose below several 4 pin led strip connectors
There are no corresponding led connectors for 8mm width RGB led strips on the market
The above connectors are aslo fit for 10mm 4 pin WS2812B magic color light strips. This kind of strips have 4 solder joints and a breakpoint function, which is more expensive than a 3pin adressable magic color strip lights. For details, please refer to next chapter “how to select a light strip.
12mm width RGBW led strip lights. You can choose below several connectors
RGBW strips are available in 10mm, 12mm wide, have 5 solder joints (5Pin).