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Nikon SB 700 Black AF Speedlight Flash - SB700

Abt Model: SB700 | UPC Code: 018208048083
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Nikon SB 700 Black AF Speedlight Flash - SB700


  • Portable, Versatile Speedlight Unit i-TTL Speedlight optimized for use with Nikon's Creative Lighting System (CLS).
  • Complete Flash Head Positioning Freedom Bounce 90°up and 7°down with 360° rotation elevates creative lighting freedom.
  • Wireless Flash Control Wireless Commander Mode controls up to 2 remote Speedlight groups and an unlimited number of compatible Speedlights. When used as a remote speedlight up to 3 Groups can be selected. Four wireless channel options help manage wireless conflicts in multi-photographer environments.
  • Choose From 3 Light Distribution Patterns Using the simple slider switch on the back of the SB-700, you can optimize light quality by selecting Standard for general illumination, Center-weighted for portraits or Even, for groups or interiors.
  • Color Filter Identification Automatically identifies mounted hard type color filters and adjusts camera white-balance.* *With select Nikon digital SLRs
  • Automatic Format Identification Automatically senses the FX or DX-format camera in use and optimizes light distribution.
  • Firmware Updating Allows uploading of performance enhancement developments.* *With select Nikon digital SLRs
  • Nikon's Precision i-TTL Flash Control Delivers precise flash exposures and seamless fill-flash performance—even in challenging lighting situations.
  • Hot Shoe and Wireless Operation Use on-camera, as a wireless master, commander or remote light source.
  • Versatile Auto Power Zoom Coverage Smoothly covers lenses as wide as 24mm and up to 120mm in FX-format.
  • Streamlined Controls and Menus Convenient Rotary Select Dial sets key functions quickly and a prominent Master and Remote control switch simplifies wireless operation.
  • Flash Tube Overheat Protection To prevent overheating, flash recycle time increases when SB-700 detects heat build-up.
  • Flash Value (FV) Lock Locks in a specific flash output on the main subject, regardless of aperture, composition or the lens' zoom position.* *With select Nikon digital SLRs
  • Drip-Proof Mounting Foot Cover (Water Guard)* Provides enhanced moisture protection. *Optional

Package Content:

  • AS-22 Speedlight Stand
  • SW-14H Nikon Diffusion Dome
  • SZ-3TN Incandescent Filter
  • SZ-3FL Fluorescent Filter
  • SS-700 Soft Case


  • Commander Function Yes
  • Remote Function Yes
  • Guide Number 28m/92ft. (at ISO 100, 35mm zoom head position, in FX format, standard illumination pattern, 20°C/68°F) to 39m/128ft. (at ISO 200, 35mm zoom head position, in FX format, standard illumination pattern, 20°C/68°F)
  • Electronic Construction Automatic Insulated Gate Bipolar Transistor (IGBT) and series circuitry
  • Flash Exposure Control
    • i-TTL Balanced Fill-Flash with CLS compatible cameras
    • Manual Flash (with Nikon Creative Lighting System digital and 35mm SLR cameras)
    • Distance-priority manual flash
  • Lens Coverage
    • 24 to 120mm (FX-Format)
    • 14-120mm (DX-format)
  • Illumination pattern
    • The light distribution angle is automatically adjusted to the camera's image area in both FX and DX formats
    • Standard
    • Even
    • Center-weighted
  • Other Available Functions
    • Test Firing
    • Monitor Pre-flashes
    • AF-assist illuminator
    • Modeling illuminator
  • Bounce Function (Tilt) Flash head tilts down to 7° or up to 90° with click-stops at -7°, 0°, 45°, 60°, 75°, 90°.
  • Bounce Function (Rotate) Flash head rotates horizontally 180° to the left and right with click-stops at 0°, 30°, 60°, 75°, 90°, 120°, 150°, 180
  • Minimum Recycling Time
    • 2.5 sec. (approx.) with AA-size Alkaline (1.5V) batteries
    • 2.5 sec. (approx.) with Evolta (1.5V) batteries
    • 3.5 sec. (approx.) with Lithium (1.5V) batteries
    • 2.5 sec. (approx.) with NiMH (2600 mAh) batteries
    • 2.5 sec. (approx.) with NiMH (eneloop) batteries
  • Flash Duration
    • 1/1042 sec. at M1/1 (full) output
    • 1/1136 sec. at M1/2 output
    • 1/2857 sec. at M1/4 output
    • 1/5714 sec. at M1/8 output
    • 1/10000 sec. at M1/16 output
    • 1/18182 sec. at M1/32 output
    • 1/25000 sec. at M1/64 output
    • 1/40000 sec. at M1/128 output
  • Power ON/OFF Rotate the power switch/wireless mode switch for multiple flash units to turn the SB-700 on or off Standby function can also be set
  • Required Power Source
    • Four 1.5 V alkaline AA-size batteries
    • Four 1.5 V lithium AA-size batteries
    • Four Rechargeable 1.2 V NiMH AA-size batteries
  • Flash-ready Indicator
    • Blinks: insufficient flash output for correct exposure (in i-TTL or distance-priority manual flash mode)
    • Lights up: recycled and ready to fire.
  • Ready Light
    • Front
    • Back
  • Flash Compensation -3.0 EV to +3.0 EV in increments of 1/3 EV steps in i-TTL mode
  • Custom Setting
    • Sound Monitor
    • Standby function
    • AF-Assist Illumination
    • Color Filters
    • Remote Flash Unit Settings
    • LCD Panel Contrast
    • FX/DX Format Selection
    • Flash Compensation Steps in Manual Flash Mode
    • Unit or Measuring Distance
    • Version of Firmware
    • Reset Custom Setting
  • Minimum Number of Flashes / Recycling Time
    • 160/2.5–30 sec. (1.5V AA Alkaline)
    • 230/2.5–30 sec. (1.5V Evolta)
    • 230/2.5–30 sec. (Ni-MH (eneloop))
    • 330/3.5–30 sec. (1.5V Lithium)
    • 260/2.5–30 sec. (2600 mAh NiMH)
  • Wireless Flash Modes
    • Off
    • Master
    • Remote
    • SU-4
    • Quick wireless Mode: A:B
  • Wireless Communication Channels Four: 1, 2, 3 and 4Channels
  • Wireless Groups Two: A, B
  • Other Functions
    • Thermal cut-out
    • Firmware update

Approximate Dimensions:

  • Depth: 2.8"
  • Height: 5.0"
  • Width: 4.1"

Approximate Weight:

  • Unit: 0.79 lbs
  • Shipping: 1 lb
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Key Features
Flash Head Positioning/ Wireless Flash Control/ Color Filter Identification/ Automatic Format Identification/ Precision i-TTL Flash Control/ Hot Shoe And Wireless Operation/ Versatile Auto Power Zoom Coverage/ Streamlined Controls And Menus/ Flash Tube Overheat Protection/ Flash Value Lock/ Black Finish
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  • The Nikon SB700 Ships in a Factory Sealed Box.
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