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Speedlite 480EG

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Speedlite 480EG Kit Contents

Speedlite 480EG Kit Contents Speedlite 480EG Body TTL Shoe Cord E Wide Panel 480EG-2 & Tele Panel 480EG-135 Instruction Booklet Warranty Card




Grip-style TTL automatic, external sensor-based automatic and manual flash (with bounce function).


Via TTL Shoe Cord E, Synchro Cord 480 or with optional slave unit as off-camera cordless light source.

Guide Number

160 (ISO 100, ft. @ 35mm coverage angle).

Flash Coverage

20mm-135mm (using wide and tele panels).

Number of Flashes

Alkaline-Manganese batteries: 100 to 700
Ni-Cd Battery Pack: 90 to 600

Recycling Time

With Alkaline-Manganese batteries: 0.2 to 17 sec.
With Ni-Cd Battery Pack: 0.2 to 6 sec.

Color Temperature

Same as Daylight.

Flash Duration

1/850 sec. to 1/20,000 sec.


First curtain, X-Sync.

Flash Control System

TTL automatic control by metering light reflected from the film plane (with TTL Shoe Cord E connection); External sensor auto flash control (with Synchro Cord 480); Variable-power Manual.

Flash Coupling Range

TTL autoflash; 2.4-104.9 ft. (with 50mm f/1.4 @ ISO 100)


Power Source

With Transistor Pack E: Six size-C LR14 alkaline-manganese (Battery Magazine TP) or NR-SC Ni-Cd (sealed Ni-Cd Pack TP) batteries.


Main Unit: 3-7/8 x 10-1/16 x 4-1/2 in. (98 x 256.5 x 114.3mm)
With clamp and bracket: 11-7/16 x 10-1/16 x 4-1/2 (291 x 256.5 x 114.3mm)


Main unit: 25.03oz. (715g) without batteries
With clamp and bracket: 37.03oz. (1,065g) without batteries

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