Nikon Sb600 Specs

·         Commander Function


·         Remote Function


·         Guide Number

30 m/98 ft. (at ISO 100, 35mm zoom-head position, 20°C/68°F) to 42 m/138 ft. (at ISO 200, 35mm zoom-head position, at 20°C/68°F)

·         Electronic Construction

Automatic Insulated Gate Bipolar Transistor (IGBT) and series circuitry

·         Flash Exposure Control

i-TTL Balanced Fill-Flash with CLS compatible cameras 
Manual Flash (with Nikon Creative Lighting System digital and 35mm SLR cameras) 

·         Lens Coverage

14mm to 85mm (Manual Mode, with built-in wide-flash adapter) 
24mm to 85mm (Manual Mode) 
24 to 85mm (Automatic mode)

·         Other Available Functions

Test Firing 
Monitor Pre-flashes 
AF-assist illuminator

·         Bounce Function (Tilt)

Flash head tilts down to 60° with click stops at every 15° or up to 45° with click stops at every 15°.

·         Minimum Recycling Time

2.5 sec. (approx.) with Ni-MH AA-size batteries 
2.9 sec. (approx.) with Ni-Cd AA-size batteries 
3.5 sec. (approx.) with R6 AA-size batteries; manual 
4.0 sec. (approx.) with Lithium AA-size batteries

·         Flash Duration

1/900 sec. at M 1/1 (full) output 
1/1600 sec. at M 1/2 output 
1/3400 sec. at M 1/4 output 
1/6600 sec. at M 1/8 output 
1/11100 sec. at M 1/16 output 
1/20000 sec. at M 1/32 output 
1/25000 sec. at M 1/64 output

·         Power ON/OFF

Press the power button for approx. 0.3 sec. to turn the SB-600 on or off.

·         Required Power Source

Four Alkaline, Lithium, Nickel, Ni-Cd, Ni-MH (AA-size) batteries; (All four batteries must be the same type)

·         Optional Power Supply


·         Flash-ready Indicator

Lights up: recycled and ready to fire. 
Blinks: flash fires at its maximum output, indicating light may have been insufficient (in TTL Auto Flash, Auto Aperture B Flash and Non-TTL Auto Flash A operations).

·         Ready Light


·         Flash Compensation

–3.0 EV to +3.0 EV in increments of 1/3 steps in TTL auto flash mode

·         Custom Setting

AF-Assist Illumination 
Auxiliary ready-light 
LCD panel illuminator 
Power zoom function 
Sound Monitor 
Standby function 
Wireless remote flash 
Zoom-head position setting if the built-in wide-flash adapter is broken off accidentally

·         Minimum Number of Flashes / Recycling Time

90/4–30 sec. (1000mAh NiCd) 
180/6–30 sec. (1.5V Nickel) 
200/6–30 sec. (1.5V Alkaline-manganese) 
220/4–30 sec. (2000mA Ni-MH) 
400/7.5–30 sec. (1.5V Lithium)

·         Wireless Flash Modes


·         Wireless Communication Channels

Four: 1, 2, 3 and 4 Channels

·         Wireless Groups

Three: A, B and C

·         Other Functions

Button lock 
Recalling the underexposure value in the TTL auto flash mode 
Resetting the settings

·         Dimensions

2.7 x 4.9 x 3.5 in. (68 x 123.5 x 90 mm) (Approx.)

·         Weight (Approx. without batteries)

10.6 oz. (300 g)

·         Supplied Accessories

o    Speedlight stand (AS-19)

o    Soft case (SS-600)