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Innovatronix CPFlash 550W is the first high-power LED flash for smartphones

Innovatronix CPFlash 550W
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Smartphone photography has just hit a completely new level thanks to the Innovatronix CPFlash 550W – the first high-power, off-camera LED flash for iOS and Android phones

The tri-function Innovatronix CPFlash 550W (opens in new tab) is also a versatile light source for DSLRs and mirrorless cameras, but this 550-watt powerhouse comes into its own for smartphone photography – and it doubles as a fantastic continuous light and effects light for video, too. 

Shot at 1/1600 sec, f/1.6, ISO200 – the Innovatronix CPFlash 550W can sync at any shutter speed for action shots (Image credit: John Fantastic)

(Image credit: John Fantastic)

Packing around the same amount of power as Speedlites like the Canon 600EX and Nikon SB-900, the CPFlash 550W is a great off-camera flash that's suitable for multiple genres and environments. Ideal for beginners, it's equally at home when shooting outdoor photography, portraiture, studio work, travel photography and much more.

Each CPFLash 550W can be assigned as a master or slave unit, and will sync with your smartphone at any shutter speed – unlike a conventional xenon flashgun. The Lux output is rated at 95,000 (at 0.5 meters with a modifier), with adjustable power from 0.5% to 100% and flash duration that can be adjusted from 80 to 500 milliseconds. 

Its rechargeable Li-Ion battery can deliver 300-500 flashes per charge in normal shooting conditions, or around 100 flashes at full-power. It can be replaced in the field or charged using a micro USB connection. 

It comes complete with a host of accessories, including six magnetic acrylic glass filters, a rechargeable smartphone flash trigger, a wireless hot shoe trigger for DSLRs and mirrorless cameras, along with a detachable metal bracket and USB cable for charging. And best of all, it's compatible with existing Speedlite accessories!

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When used for video work, it delivers a maximum of 20 watts of lighting power. It offers eight effects in video mode: in addition to Continuous On it boasts the FX patterns Flickering, Lightning, Paparazzi, Police, Strobe and Fire. Perfect for adding impact and production value to your video shoots, vlogs and content creation.  

The Innovatronix CPFlash 550W comes with a free smartphone app, featuring a straightforward and user-friendly interface. Compatible with iOS 11 and Android 6 and above, wireless connection is quick and convenient via Bluetooth

Shot at 1/80 sec, f/1.6, ISO100 (Image credit: John Fantastic)

You can use your phone's native camera app (including the iPhone camera – the first external flash to do so!) or your favorite camera software. And you can connect as many CPFlash 550W units as you like via the master UHF radio connection, enabling you to create multiple-light setups for stills and video that really stand out.  

Whether you're a beginner or a seasoned shooter, a stills photographer or a keen videographer, the Innovatronix CPFlash 550W will add the wow factor to your work quickly, easily and affordably. Visit the Innovatronix website (opens in new tab) for more info. 

(Image credit: Innovatronix)

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