Nissin PS 300 Battery Pack, Four Thirds Di466

Nissin have announced a new battery pack, the Power Pack PS 300, which can boost the recycle times of two flashes at once. Also announced: a white version of the Di466 for Four Thirds cameras.

Nissin PS 300 Battery Pack
Picture by Nissin

Nissin have announced a new battery pack, the Power Pack PS 300, which can boost the recycle times of two flashes at once.

Power Pack PS300 provides high speed charging, approximately 0.7 seconds to recharge Di866 flash.

The battery life of 1 Ni-MH battery cluster -7.2V/ 3,300 mAh can provides approximately 60,000 flash times (Using Di866 full power)

Power Pack PS300 provides 2 power sockets. Users are able to work with 2 flashes at the same time. A variety of power supply cables are provided for different camera brands.

Nissin Di466 for Four Thirds
Picture by Nissin

Also announced at PMA: a white version of the Di466 for Four Thirds cameras, to match the Olympus E-P1.

Strobist note: includes pre-flash optical slave and 6 manual power levels. Zoom 24-106mm (equivalent). However it looks like it won’t work with radio triggers:

…Camera contact : Hotshoe only (not compatible with the traditional hotshoe system)…

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