Nikon SB-500 Speedlight Specifications


The SB-500 is a small i-TTL and manual flash capable Nikon Speedlight, and is a good choice for many of the smaller cameras where all you want is more light output or need to control manual flash output.

Guide Number (ISO 100 FX): 79 ft, 24m @ 24mm FX
Weight: 8 ounces (226g) without batteries
Power: 2 AA batteries
Recycle time (alkaline) 4 seconds
Max Flash Duration: 1/1100
Coverage: 24mm (16mm DX)
35mm film TTL support: No
D-TTL support: No
i-TTL (CLS) support: Yes
Auto Aperture: No
Automatic Flash mode: No
Manual Flash mode: Yes 
Head tilt: Yes
Head rotate: Yes, 180° left and right
AF Assist: Yes
High Speed Sync: No
Repeating Flash: No
Modeling light: Yes
PC Sync socket: No
Foot style: Flip lock
Flash Value lock: Yes
Flash Color info: Yes
Wireless: Yes, 4 channels, 2 groups commander, 1 channel 2 groups remote
Other: includes SS-500 soft case, foot, LED light for modeling light, videos, close up (100 lux at 1m)
Size: 2.6 x 4.5 x 2.8” (67 x 114.5 x 70.8mm)

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