PENTAX AF201FG Flash Unit
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PENTAX AF201FG Flash Unit

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    Add a little bit of light to nearly any scene thanks to Pentax's All Weather construction of the Pentax AF201FG Flash. This compact unit is compatible with Pentax's P-TTL system for automatic flash exposure.

    • Pre-Order : 45 Days upon order received
    • All Weather Construction
    • Compatible with Pentax P-TTL
    • Guide Number: 66' at ISO 100 and 19mm
    • Coverage: 13mm & 19mm (APS-C)
    • Tilts from -10 to 135°
    • Dial Operation
    • Recycle Time: 4-7 Seconds
    • 1st & 2nd Curtain Sync
    • Runs on 2 AAA Batteries


    Pentax Flash System

    Wireless P-TTL Auto Flash

    This advanced flash mode is available by mounting the AF540FGZ II or AF360FGZ II Auto Flash unit on a K- or *istD-series camera body. Using the camera-mounted flash unit as a master unit or controller, it enables highly accurate, wireless operation of advanced P-TTL Auto Flash applications

    *Cameras compatible with wireless P-TTL Auto Flash operation using the camera’s built-in flash: KP/K-3/K-50/K-30/K-5II/K-5IIs/K-5/K-7/K-r/K-x/K-m/K20D/K200D/K10D FW Ver.1.10 or later/K100D Super



    Type Clip-on, P-TTL auto flash unit with series control
    Guide No.

    Maximum 20 (ISO 100/m).
    In manual mode, two-step adjustment from 1/1 or 1/4

    Flash duration (M1/1) flash: Approx. 1/TBD sec. (P-TTL) Fastest duration time: Approx. 1/TBD sec
    Recycling time/Total number of flashes

    AA Alkaline (LR03) / Recycling time : Approx. 7 sec. / Total number of flashes : Approx. 80
    AA Nickel-Metal Hydride (Ni-MH) (2500mAh) / Recycling time : Approx. 4 sec. / Total number of flashes : Approx. 100

    Effective flash range Approx. 0.7 m - 8.0 m (Guide No. 20, ISO 100, F/2.0)
    ISO range compatibility ISO 25 - 1600
    Flash modes P-TTL auto (Leading curtain sync, Trailing curtain sync), Manual (FULL, 1/4)
    Flash output compensation Operation from the camera body
    Flash output setting Manual flash: (1/1, 1/4)
    Flash sync modes Leading curtain sync, Trailing curtain sync
    Bounce flash Vertical bounce possible, click stops provided, need to release the bounce lock for -10°
    Upward: 0°, 30°, 45°, 60°, 75°, 90°, 105°, 120°, 135°
    Downward: 0°, -10°
    Power saving Automatic power-off: After approx. 3 min. of non-operation with the power on
    Quick power on: By pressing the camera’s shutter release button halfway
    Red-eye reduction Operates with autofocus cameras equipped with red-eye reduction feature
    Wide-angle panel Pull out manually
    Power source Two AAA batteries, (Alkaline (LR03) or Nickel-Metal Hydride (Ni-MH))
    Dimensions and weight 65 mm (W) × 72.5 mm (H) × 31 mm (T) (2.6’’ × 2.9’’ × 1.2’’)
    Approx. 141 g (5.0 oz.) without batteries


    What's In The Box

    • 1x Pentax AF201FG Flash
    • 1x O-AC149 Case