Web Pricing - Why are the prices on this web site different from those in your stores?
Our stores are staffed with a wide variety of product specialists and support staff, each of whom make an effort to be responsive and pleasant to deal with. We're also able to provide a customer with any item from our inventory to inspect and test. The cost of this customer service is an increased overhead for our in-store prices, to pay for the store space, the training of our employees, and other considerations not present online. We're happy to offer reduced prices online and hope that you will be satisfied with your purchase no matter where you decide to buy.
This improved version of the Profoto Acute B offers significantly improved performance, higher flash capacity - all in a lighter weight package! Profoto uses the most advanced and reliable rechargeable batteries: Lithium Ion Iron Phosphate (LiFePO4.) These batteries include sophisticated electronics and monitoring controls, adjusting output to assure an optimal performance. LiFe cells offer a high capacity, up to 200 full power flashes per charge, 25% more than the previous lead acid version, in a package that is more than 20% lighter.
The integrated electronics also protect the LiFe battery against deep-discharge and overheating ensuring a significantly improved lifespan, up to 4 times that of lead acid. Of course, Profoto always strives to be compatible with previous products, the new batteries are fully compatible with older generators and the older batteries and chargers can be used with the Acute B2. The battery is licensed to travel and has been tested and certified according to UN manual of Test & Criteria, Part III and Sub-section 38.3.
Making the battery flight approved all over the world. AirS AcuteB2 AirS Li and AcuteB2 AirS Pb, has been implemented with the reliable radio slave system: Profoto Air Sync allowing the generator to be triggered from a distance up to 1000 ft. Ultra-short delay makes it possible to use the fastest sync speeds possible while offering 8 separate channels to control your lights. AcuteB2 AirS/R, model is identical to the AcuteB2 AirS Li with the addition of the PocketWizard 32 channel receiver, allowing both Profoto Air Sync and PocketWizard performance in one pack! At the heart of Profoto lies the Light Shaping System. Over 120 light modifiers allow unprecedented creative control. All AcuteB and Acute/D4 Heads used with the AcuteB2 600 AirS generator are fully compatible with all the modifiers.
Lithium Ion Iron Phosphate battery, state of the art battery technology.
Small and Lightweight, only 3,6 kg including LiFe battery and generator.
No of flashes/ Extended battery capacity, up to 200 flashes at full power
Maximum power on a fully charged battery.
Extreme long lifetime, up to 4 times longer battery lifetime.
Licensed to travel, tested and certified according to UN manual of Test & Criteria, Part III, Sub-section 38,3
World Wide use with automatic, multivoltage charger and Profoto AirS.
Recycling time, 0.08 - 2.0 s
Short f ash duration, 1/6800 - 1/1000 s.
Built in Profoto AirS, radio sync system, for triggering from up to 300 m and no external antenna.
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