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Air R Specfication

Receiver Air R


Makes your existing Flash fully compatible with Nissin Air System

Photographers who currently own an original manufacturers flash (Canon, Nikon & Sony) or a Nissin flash will definitely benefit from the launch of Receiver Air R. You may make your group of existing flashes to be compatible with the Nissin Air System.

*(Cross-system control is not available on Air R)*


Compatibility Chart: [ Download ]


** Firmware Update for Air 1 is required to work with Air R.


How to check the firmware version

1. Insert batteries and turn on Air 1
2. Pass "Power" and "Pilot" keys together
3. Firmware LED pattern will be shown on screen
4. Latest firmware LED pattern for Air 1 Canon & Nikon as below. (Compatible with Air R)

(For Air 1 Canon)

(For Air 1 Nikon)

(Air 1 Sony)


How to obtain firmware update for Air 1
Nissin Marketing provide free firmware update service to genuine Nissin product.

Please check at your local dealer for details about the update service. (Local warranty card is required for free firmware update service)


※ NAS (Nissin Air System) is Nissin own 2.4GHz radio transmission system. It can comprehensive with all Nissin NAS


Type : For Canon/ Nikon and Sony (coming soon) Digital SLR cameras
Wireless system : Radio Category
Radio Specifications : 2.4GHz ISM band (Obtaining technical standards conformity certification)
Channel : 8 channels, auto select or manual select
Flash : A, B, C (3 Groups)
Power source : Two size-AAA Alkaline, 1.2V NiMH batteries
Guide no. mode : Low GN mode / High GN mode (default)
Mode : EV compensation on flash:
[TTL] -2.0~ +2.0, 1/2EV step [manual] 1~1/128 (8 steps) Each group can be adjusted independently or synchronized

Manual output:
8 steps of Manual output 1/128 - 1/64 - 1/32 - 1/16 - 1/8 - 1/4 - 1/2 - 1/1 (Full) power

Manual zoom:
24/ 35/ 50/ 70/ 85/ 105/ 135/ 200 mm
Continuous shooting speed : 10 shots/sec
Number of flashes (Approx.) : 5,000 flashes
Transmission distant : Max. 30m (Depending on the enviroment)
High-speed synchronization : 1/8,000sec (controlled by NAS commander)
Mode : TTL, M , Manual Zoom (controled by NAS commander)
Mounting : Built in stand, Cold Shoe/ 1/4" Tripod Lug
Sync Socket : Standard PC Sync Terminal
Dimensions : 65(L) x 60 (W) x 50 (H)mm / 2.6(L) x 2.4(W) x 2 (H)inch
Weight : 55g / 1.9oz (without batteries)