Canon announces Speedlite 430EX-RT flash III




Canon has a successor to the popular Speedlite 430EX II flash announced. The Speedlite 430EX-RT III can be operated together with other Speedlites up to a distance of 30 meters with support for Canon’s Radio Transmitter system.

The dimensions of the Speedlite 430EX-RT III are 71x114x99 mm, making the flash slightly less than its predecessor. Moreover, just like the high-end 600EX-RT supports remote control via radio transmission available. The flash can also be controlled via infrared, radio provides longer distance and does not suffer from obstacles to the transfer.

According to Canon provides support for its Radio Transmitter System and the ability to send up to fifteen supported flash from a distance of up to 30 meters in total. In addition, control via the ST-E3-RT or Speedlite 600EX-RT as possible.

The zoom range is 24mm to 105mm, or to 14mm with built-in adapter, and also the maximum guide number of 43 at ISO 100 is identical to that of its predecessor, the 430EX II. Furthermore, Canon has increased the LCD, and a program wheel with shortcuts. Canon start delivery in September and counting over 345 euros for the Speedlite 430EX-RT III.

By that time, Canon also comes with accessories like the Color Filter SCF-E2 for a suggested retail price of 20 euros, the Bounce Adapter SBA-E2 also for 20 euros and the adapter RA-E3 Remote Controller for 49 euros.


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