Sony GN60 Wireless Flash

Sony GN60 Wireless Flash was announced on 21st October 2021 by Sony Electronics Inc. along with Sony GN46 Wireless Flash and Sony A7 IV. According to Sony, this new flash is built to let photographers work more effectively, who are using the new Alpha camera bodies. They said to have intelligent communication with the latest Alphas.

Many new innovative and advanced features are introduced to this flash for smoother, optimum and fast operation according to Sony. The integrated flash processor is responsible for keeping communication with the Alpha body and controlling the flash functions.

Sony GN60 Wireless Flash
Sony GN60 Wireless Flash
Sony GN60 Wireless Flash
Sony GN60 Wireless Flash
Image credit: Sony Electronics Inc.

Sony GN60 Wireless Flash Specifications

Flash Head
TypeAuto electronic flash (clip-on type) with pre-flash metering
Shoe TypeMulti Interface Shoe
Power (1/1 output)Not specified
Guide No. (1/1, 200mm, ISO 100)60
Power Levels25 levels (1/1 – 1/256) 1/3 steps
Flash Duration2.8 ms (1/1 Manual)
Flash Coverage20 mm – 200 mm (AUTO / MANUAL) (14mm with built-in wide panel)
Colour Temperature5500 K
Continuous Flash200 flashes at 10 flashes per second
Flash CompensationYes
Bounce FlashYes
Built-in Bounce SheetYes
Test FlashYes
Exposure ControlTTL / Manual / Multi
Wireless Flash
Wireless Flash FunctionsYes (commander/receiver)
Transmitter Groups3 groups (TTL/MANUAL), 5 groups (group flash photography)
Transmission Range30m
Channels14 Channels (Auto/manual)
Frequency Range2.4 GHz band
Maximum Flash Units15
External Connectors– Sync terminal
– Multi/Micro USB terminal
Power Supply
No. of Full Power FlashesMore than 160 times (Alkaline battery) / More than 240 times (Ni-MH battery)
Recycle Time0.1-2.5 seconds (Alkaline battery) / 0.1-1.7 seconds (Ni-MH battery)
Power SourceFour AA-size alkaline or Ni-MH batteries
External Battery Adapter Yes
Dimensions (W x H x D)78.1 x 143.1 x 104.6 mm
Weight439 g (only main unit)
Other Features– High Speed Sync
– Auto-zoom control optimized for image sensor size
– Flash distribution setting
– Auto WB Adjustment
– Custom key settings
– Memory settings
– Remote release
– Dust and moisture resistant design
What is in the BOX– Connector protect cap
– Mini-stand
– Case
– Bounce adaptor
– Color filter (amber)
– Color filter (green)
– Carrying pouch
Disclaimer: These Specifications are as published by Sony Electronics Inc.

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