Phottix have announced new budget friendly 2.4GHz Triton II manual flash triggers.
The universal single firing pin triggers will be compatible with most cameras, and fire most hotshoe flashes, or studio lights attached via sync cord.
The Triton II do not provide any remote power control, though 4 flash groups can be turned on and off remotely from the transmitter.
Range is stated as a respectable 150 meters.
The Triton II are also compatible with Phottix Strato II on channels 1 – 4. And therefore compatible with all the Phottix flashes providing Strato II radio receiver mode built inside, like the Indra500 / 360 and Mitros+.
PHOTTIX TRITON II FEATURES
• LCD Display on Transmitter and Receiver
• 16 Channels (Strato II compatibility on channels 1-4)
• 4 Groups, A-D
• Digital ID Codes (0000 – 9999)
• 150m Range
• 3.5mm cable and adapter included for use with studio lights
The Triton II provide 16 channels. The first four channels compatible with the Phottix Strato II Receivers, and can be used to trigger Phottix products such as the Mitros+ and Indra series of studio lights with built-in Strato II receivers.
The Digital ID function provides secure triggering. No one else can trigger your flashes unless using your four-digit Digital ID code.
PHOTTIX TRITON II SPECS
Range: Approx. 150M
Groups: 4 Groups – A, B, C, D
Channels: 16 Channels
Max Sync Speed: 1/250 sec*
Output: Hot shoe, 3.5mm
Power: 2 x AA Batteries
PRICE AND AVAILABILITY
The Phottix Tritron II are expected to be available from November 2016, with a suggested retail price of $99 for a transmitter and receiver set.
Phottix – Website