In an interesting move, Elinchrom USA are offering a substantial $300 discount off the price of the Godox Leadpower LP800x Portable Power Inverter, when purchased with selected Elinchrom lighting sets.
With a lot of the buzz now around emerging cordless lighting options, Elinchrom appear to be keen to remind consumers their AC powered strobes can also offer a good alternative portable lighting solution, when teamed up with a suitable power pack like the Godox LP800x.
The LP800x are a substantial and versatile portable AC power option, with 3 outlets capable of running strobes, continuous lights, and laptops etc. As well as 3 USB ports for recharging your smartphones and electronic devices.
The LP800x can provide –
- 500 Full Power flashes for a 600w/s flash unit
- A 2400w/s flash recycles in 2 seconds
- 100w Halogen lamp can work for approx. 80 mins
And for a limited time you can get a Godox LP800x for just $499 (normally $799) with the purchase of one of these Elinchrom lighting kits (offer ends July 31, 2016) –
GODOX LP800X SPECS
|Continuous Output||750W (At 800W, it can only work for only 3 minutes)|
|Nominal Battery Capacity||12000mAh (12.8V)|
|Charging Period||Approx. 3 hours (using the included 5A charger)|
|Input Voltage Range||11-15.5V|
|Output Voltage||AC 110V/60Hz or 230V/50Hz|
|Weight||14.95 lbs. (6.78kg)|
|Dimensions||10.51” Length x 8.11” Width x 11.5” Height (267mm x 206mm x 292mm)|
|Warranty||1 year limited warranty|
|In the Box||Control Panel
Charger Power Cable
Instead the Swiss company, first established in 1962, are openly teaming up with otherwise competing emerging Chinese manufacturers like Phottix and Godox, (arguably raising their profile, and perception of providing professional level products in the process).
EL-SKYPORT PLUS – TO GO KITS
Elinchrom also have a range of new To Go Kits, which include the new EL-Syport Plus transmitter unit –
The EL-Skyport Plus provide remote manual power control, extra long range of up to 200 meters, and a tilting design, (though no LCD screen or indication of power level settings).
With a tilting design when mounted in the camera hotshoe, the new EL-Syport Plus transmitters are no doubt the product of Elinchrom’s onging collaboration with Phottix.
PRICE AND AVAILABILITY
The Godox LP800x Portable Power Inverters are available now from Elinchrom USA for just $499 with the purchase of selected Elinchrom lighting kits.
The offer ends July 31st 2016.
The Elinchrom To Go Kits include the new EL-Syport Plus transmitter unit are also available now –
Elinchrom USA – Website