Recently one of my PIAA Ion Crystals blew out so I used it as an opportunity to try out another amber fog bulb. I came across the Osram H3 AllSeason. I was pretty scared of the Osram/Sylvania name since the debacle with the Silverstars but I had read thoughts that the Osrams were produced "better". I don't know about that but what I did know was that those using the Osram Silverstars overseas had better luck than us in the states. That being said, the AllSeason bulbs I got were from overseas.
The packaging took me back a bit because it's so simple compared to the super nice packaging of the PIAA's. But hey, never judge a book..., right?
So I got them in and the difference is clear. While I wanted a more amber/yellow color output (the PIAA are yellow, but could stand to be yellower), the Osrams are whiter. Don't get me wrong, they are still clearly amber but next to the PIAA's they're whiter. At first glance, I didn't like this, but then I noticed how much more output they had. See for yourself: The left side (passenger) is the Osram AllSeason and the right (driver's side) is the PIAA Ion Crystal.
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I can't really tell any difference yet in driving because, well, it hasn't been foggy. Nothing too noticeable on regular nights because I haven't been driving much lately with the fogs on. I guess this is just out there for people who are fans of amber bulbs and are looking for options.