Phottix Ares Wireless Flash Trigger Receiver Only

SKU: PH89231 MFR: PH89231
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Phottix Ares Wireless Flash Trigger Receiver wirelessly triggers off-camera flashes and studio lights. This receiver attaches to portable flashguns with a hot shoe style mount or via a PC sync cable and is meant to be used with the Phottix Aster transmitter.

The Phottix Aster receiver offers multiple modes. W (wireless) Mode - The receiver is triggered by a wireless signal from the Phottix Aster transmitter. The receiver should be within 30 m. of the transmitter .L (light) Mode - The receiver is optically triggered. A camera's pop-up flash, or another flashgun or studio strobe will fire the flash unit connected to the receiver. The Phottix Aster receiver has 4 wireless channels to avoid radio interference and allows photographers to easily create multiple lighting set-ups.

What's Included With This Item

  • Phottix Ares Wireless Flash Trigger Receiver Only
  • Flash PC Sync Cord with 3.5 mm Plug
  • 6.3 mm Plug Adapter
  • Phottix Warranty

Technical Specs

Receiver battery type CR2 3V battery
Standby current 0uA
Working current 600uA
Receiver connection 3.5 mm socket for PC Sync cord
Operating distance W (wireless) mode: 30m (100') in open areas, L (light) mode: 10m (32.8')
Sync speed Varies from 1/125s to 1/250s depending on the sync speed of flashes/strobes and types of camera
Operation Frequency 433 MHz
Compatibility Nikon SB-28DX
Nikon SB-600
Nikon SB-800
Nikon SB-900
Canon 430 EXII
Canon 580 EX
Canon 580 EX II
Sony HLV-F56AM with adapter
Pentax AF-540FGZ
Samsung SET-36ZF
Olympus FL-36
YN 460
Vivitar 3200A
Vivitar SB-4/283
Nissin Di866
Sunpak PZ242X
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