A comparison of ACUVUE OASYS® 1-DAY and Clariti 1 Day - two daily disposable silicone hydrogel lenses. What are the differences? Detailed up-to-date specifications shown side by side: material, parameters, special features, and daily cost.

Comparison Highlights

  • Clariti 1 Day features an aspherical design for reduced spherical aberration, halos and glare.
  • Both lenses offer UV protection, however, ACUVUE OASYS® 1-DAY is a Class-1 lens while Clariti 1 Day achieves Class-2 protection.
  • ACUVUE OASYS® 1-DAY outperforms Clariti on oxygen transmission with a 50% higher Dk/t value when compared to Clariti 1 Day. But that also translates into a higher water content for the Clariti lens. As with all silicone hydrogel lenses, manufacturers try to balance breathability and moisture retention and one higher/lower value doesn't necessarily mean one is better than the other (after all, our eyes all respond differently to various materials and technical parameters).
  • With Clariti 1 Day you look at a 5-10% lower daily cost compared to the ACUVUE OASYS® 1-DAY (which is in the $0.87 - $0.97 range).
  • Both lenses are popular and time-tested silicone hydrogel lenses that you can get prescribed at a reasonable cost when compared to other high-end daily disposable lenses.

ACUVUE OASYS® 1-DAY and Clariti 1 Day - Spec Sheets

ACUVUE® OASYS 1-DAY with HydraLuxe

Clariti 1 Day

Product Image Acuvue Oasys 1-DAY Clariti 1 Day
Price Comparison

Lowest price found:

90 Pack: $88.92

Lowest price found:

90 Pack: $54.92

Manufacturer Johnson & Johnson Vision Care, Inc. CooperVision, Inc.
part of
The Cooper Companies Inc.
Release Date July 2016 November 2009
Prescription Parameters
Replacement Schedule Daily Daily
Wearing Details Daily wear Daily wear
Sphere Powers -12.00D to +8.00D in 0.25 steps
and in 0.5 steps after +-6.00D
+8.00D to +6.00D in 0.5 steps
+6.00D to +0.50D in 0.25 steps
-0.50D to -6.00D in 0.25 steps
-6.00D to -10.00D in 0.5 steps
Base Curves 8.5 mm
9.0 mm
8.6 mm
Diameters 14.3 mm 14.1 mm
Technical Parameters
FDA Group V-C V-B
Lens Material Silicone hydrogel
(Senofilcon A)
Silicone hydrogel
(Somofilcon A)
Lens Design Spherical Aspherical
Wetting Agents Yes
% of Material 62% 44%
Water Content 38% 56%
Center Thickness 0.085 mm 0.07 mm
Oxygen Transmission 121 Dk/t 86 Dk/t
Modulus 0.72 MPa 0.5 MPa
Other Features
Special Features
  • Aquagen™ and an Advanced Edge Technology (AET)® manufacturing process provide a low wetting angle and continuous moisture.
  • WetLoc™ Technology
    for all-day comfort.
  • Aspheric Optics
UV Blocking Class 1
>90% UVA
>99% UVB
Class 2
>50% UVA
>95% UVB
Dynamic Light Absorption No No
Visibility Tint Yes
Inside-out Mark Yes Unknown
Packaging, Pricing and Offers
Packaging Details 30 or 90 lenses per box,
each lens in a foil-sealed plastic package
90 lenses per box
Price Range $89 - $122 (90 lenses)
$55 - $94 (90 lenses)
Cost per Day $0.99 - $1.36 (90 lenses)
$0.61 - $1.05 (90 lenses)
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