Nikon SB-80DX Speedlight
have announced the introduction of the Nikon SB-80DX Speedlight.
for users of advanced Nikon SLRs and Nikon digital SLRs, it inherits all of the
functions of the SB-28/28DX and adds some exciting innovations.
provides compatibility with D-TTL and 3D Multi-Sensor Balanced Fill-Flash control,
and offers features such as a tilt-rotate flash head, a built-in wide flash adapter
for 14mm wideangle lens coverage, GN 38/125 (ISO 100, m/ft. at 35mm), flash coverage
up to 105mm in 5mm zoom steps and an AF-Assist Illuminator. In addition, the SB-80DX
enables modeling flash and wireless slave flash, and a new dedicated soft dome
has been provided to create soft lighting.
The Nikon SB-80DX is a significant
addition to the Nikon Speedlight lineup, offering photographers enhanced flash
shooting flexibility for a wide range of applications.
design, product name and standard accessories may differ by country or area.
number: 56/184 (ISO 100, m/ft. at 105mm), 38/125 (ISO 100, m/ft. at 35mm)
Multi-Sensor Balanced Fill-Flash capability
for D1 series and D100 -- same performance as field proven 3D Multi-Sensor Balanced
flash head for bounce effect
wide flash adapter provides coverage for 14mm wideangle lens*
Slave Flash function
flash function -- user can confirm whether there is a reflective object in the
scene before shooting
dedicated soft dome to create soft lighting
multi-selector for easy operation
Illumination up to 10m/32.8 ft.
informative LCD panel with illuminator
*Depending on scene conditions, periphery of image may be underexposed.
Automatic Insulated Gate Bipolar Transistor
(IGBT) and series circuitry
Flash exposure control
control with Nikon F5, F100, F80, F65, FM3A, D1 series or D100; Non-TTL automatic
control; Manual control: full, 1/2, 1/4, 1/8, 1/16, 1/32, 1/64 and 1/128 output
Guide number (ISO 100, m/ft.)
38/125 (at 35mm), 56/184 (at 105mm)
24mm to 105mm in 5mm zoom steps; 14/17mm with built-in
wide flash adapter; 14mm with soft dome
Film speed range in TTL auto flash mode
Approx. 6 sec. (manual at full)
150 (manual at full)
LR6 (AA-type alkaline), 1.2V, KR-AA (AA-type NiCd) or 1.5V FR6 (AA-type lithium)
batteries; DC Unit SD-7*1*2; Battery Pack SD-8A*2
*1 SD-7 is not available in European countries.
*2 SD-7/8 cannot be used with
the SB-28 sold in European countries.
(W x H x D)
Approx. 127.5 x 70.5 x 91.5 mm or 5.0 x 2.8 x 3.6 in.
Weight (without batteries)
Approx. 335g or 11.8 oz.
All specifications apply when fresh batteries are used at normal temperature (20C/68F).
Specifications and designs are subject to change without any notice or obligation
on the part of the manufacturer.