Long Live the New King!
The worthy successor to the venerable Canon 270EX Speedlite, the new, improved ultra-lightweight Canon Speedlite 270EX II is a compact, high-performance flash unit designed for the evolving EOS enthusiast.
Developed for fun and easy flash shooting, when used with select Canon EOS DSLR cameras that have a sender function, the Speedlite 270EX II can be used as a versatile wireless receiver flash. This Speedlite can also be used with other compact digital camera models equipped with a dedicated flash shoe mount.
User-friendly in both function and design, the 270EX II Speedlite flash's Tele / Wide functionality easily and elegantly allows adjustment of illumination angles and guide numbers to match your specific shooting conditions. On your photographic journey, the Canon 270EX II Speedlite is primed to be there every step of the way.
- Ultra-compact, ultra-lightweight, high-performance flash unit
- Vertical bounce capability up to 90 degrees provides a wide range of picture-taking options
- Flash coverage can be switched between Normal and Tele:
- Normal: 28mm full-frame equiv. max. Guide No. 22m at ISO 100
- Tele: 50mm full-frame equiv. max. Guide No. 27m at ISO 100
- Receiver function allows the flash to be triggered wirelessly when used with an EOS DSLR with a sender function
- Flash release function triggers the camera wirelessly from the flash on a 2-second delay, allowing the flash to be repositioned to illuminate the subject
Works with Canon Type-A EOS cameras (E-TTL II / E-TTL autoflash)
EF lens: 28mm / 50mm
EF-S lens: 17.5mm / 31.3mm
Receiver Function allows the flash to be triggered wirelessly when used with a Canon EOS DSLR with the Sender function
AF Assist Beam Function is compatible with model EOS 5D Mark II and later. Available via firmware update for: EOS-1Ds Mark III, EOS-1D Mark III, EOS 40D, EOS 50D, and EOS Rebel XS DSLRs.
|Make and Model||CANON Speedlite 270EX II Wireless Flash|
|Flash Coverage||EF lens: 28mm / 50mm
EF-S lens: 17.5mm / 31.3mm
|Recycle Time||Normal Flash: ~0.1 - 3.9 sec. / Lamp lights
Quick Flash: ~0.1 - 2.6 sec. / Lamp blinks at 8Hz
|High-speed Sync: 1/250 second
|AF Assist Beam||Intermittent flash firing system
At center: ~4m / 13.1 feet
Periphery: ~3.5m / 11.5 feet, in total darkness
Compatible with model EOS 5D Mark II and later. Available via firmware update for: EOS-1Ds Mark III, EOS-1D Mark III, EOS 40D, EOS 50D, and EOS Rebel XS.
|Bounce Swivel||Vertical Axis: 60°, 75° or 90°|
|Custom Functions||C.Fn-01: Auto power off (Enabled/Disabled)
C.Fn-06: Quick flash w/continuous shot (Disabled/Enabled)
C.Fn-10: Receiver auto power off timer (60 or 10 Minutes)
C.Fn-11: Receiver auto power off cancel (Within 8 or 1 Hour)
|Reception Type||Reception of all channels via light pulse signal reception on the sender unit|
|Reception Angle||±45° horizontally, ±25° vertically, facing the transmitter on the sender unit|
|Power Source||Two AA-size / LR6 Alkaline batteries, or Two AA / HR6 Ni-MH batteries|
|Dimensions||66 x 65 x 77mm|
|Weight||155g without Batteries|