Flash tech data for Minolta 5600HS(D)

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NameMinolta 5600HS(D)
Release year2000
Maximum Guide Number [m]56
Guide Number at 50 mm zoom stop [m]44
Digital readyyes
Shoe typeiISO
Zoom range [mm] (with wide angle adapter)24 – 85 (17)
Manual zoom stops [mm]24, 28, 35, 50, 70, 85
Auto zoomyes
Auto zoom adjustno
Tilt [degrees]−10 – 90
Swivel [degrees]−180 – 90
Wireless flash
Wireless flash (remote)yes
Wireless flash (controller)yes
Wireless HSSyes
Wireless channels4
Manual flashyes
Manual power levels (steps)1/1 – 1/32 (1/1)
High-Speed Syncyes
ADI supportyes
AF assist lightyes
Modeling flashyes
Stroboscopic flashyes
White balance assistno
Custom functions5
Cable socketbuilt-in
LED lighting
LED intensity [lx at 1 m]
LED focal length [mm]
LED color temp. [K] (with color filter)
Batteries4× AA
Battery packEP-1 (6× C), EP-2 (6× AA), FA-EB1AM (6× AA)
Standard accessoriesMS-2, pouch
Other optional accessoriesBounce Reflector V
Weather sealingno
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#1: Comment posted by John McKinney on January 30th, 2012 - 04:42:25 AM:
Where can I find an owner's manual for the Minolta 5600HS?
Michael Hohner answers:
You can go to the Sony support site and download the manual for the HVL-F56AM.
#2: Comment posted by Mark J Kopczewski on August 6th, 2012 - 03:57:41 AM:
Anyone after the user manual can download it for free at: http://www.vikenk.com/manuals/maxxum_5600hsd.zip
#3: Comment posted by Patrick Walther on September 19th, 2012 - 10:29:28 PM:
Thanks a lot Mark!
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