Do more with the light. The compact and lightweight SB-N7 Speedlight flash unit is a handy way to control the quality and direction of light. Use it to add a creative touch to images, or illuminate subjects in low light situations.
The Speedlight attaches easily to Nikon 1 cameras with a multi accessory port, and can be angled any way you want. Diffuse or soften light by “bouncing” the flash off the ceiling. Add impact to daylight images, enhance twilight shots or expose subject detail even in tough backlit situations.
Portable flash unit: the ideal piece of kit to have at hand when you need more light, or want to add a creative touch to your images. i-TTL compatible.
Versatile coverage: a guide number of 18/59 lets you illuminate distant subjects even in low light conditions.
Direct the light: the flash head tilts up to 120°, giving you the freedom to angle the light just the way you want. Get creative with shots by “bouncing” the flash off the ceiling or walls.
External wide panel included: lets you diffuse the light for more balanced illumination and greater coverage when shooting with wide-angle lenses.
Nikon 1 design: the minimalistic design ensures perfect compatibility with Nikon 1 camera bodies.
Simple to use: the Speedlight attaches directly to the multi accessory port on your Nikon 1 camera.
Available colors: this Speedlight is available in white and black to match, or mix-and-match, with your Nikon 1 camera.
AAA-size batteries: the Speedlight is powered by AAA-size batteries, which are readily available across the world.
Automatic Insulated Gate Bipolar Transistor (IGBT) and series circuitry
Interchangeable lens format digital cameras with multi accessory ports
Guide number (20 °C/68 °F)
18/59; 10/33 with wide-flash adapter (ISO 100, m/ft)
Angle of illumination
Covers angle of view of 10 mm lens (6.7 mm with wide-flash adapter)
Effective flash range (i-TTL)
0.6 m to 20 m (2 ft to 66 ft); varies with ISO sensitivity, bounce angle, and aperture
Supported flash control modes
Options available using camera controls
Flash mode: Fill flash (front-curtain sync), front-curtain with slow sync, rear-curtain sync, and rear-curtain with slow sync; Flash control mode: i-TTL, manual; Flash compensation
Flash rotates vertically up to 120° with stops where the flash is pointing directly ahead and at 60°, 75°, 90°, and 120°
Power switch used to turn SB-N7 on and off
Two AAA alkaline or NiMH batteries
Charging complete: Lights; Warning: Blinks
Lights for about 1/1650 s when fired at full power
Thermal cut-out, firmware can be updated from camera
Dimensions (W x H x D)
Approx. 57.4 x 68.4 x 62.3 mm (2.3 x 2.7 x 2.5 in.)
Approx. 119 g (4.2 oz), including two AAA alkaline batteries and wide-flash adapter; Approx. 115 g (4.1 oz), excluding wide-flash adapter; Approx. 96 g (3.4 oz), excluding batteries; Approx. 92g (3.2 oz), body only
Wide-Flash Adapter SW-N7, Soft Case SS-DC1, Mounting Foot Cover BS-N2000