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Not a rumor but it fits well in this post. Yongnuo announced the YN510EX flash, compatible off camera only with Canon’s E-TTL flash systems. Yongnuo makes inexpensive yet effective flash systems for Canon DSLR (among other brands). The Yongnuo YN510EX could cost somewhat between $75 and $125 (source: lightingrumours via slrlounge). Pics and press release after the break.
——YONGNUO YN510EX Speedlite
√COMPATIBLE WITH N’s & C’s WIRWLESS FLASH SYSTEM
The YN510EX can be triggered by 600EX-RT, 580EX II, SB-910/900/800/700, 7D/60D/600D, C command of Nikon’s built-in flash and wireless signal of ST-E2 respectively, realizing off-camera TTL mode as well as manual flash. You just need a camera equipped with built-in commander system and the YN510EX, then can be easy to achieve wireless TTL flash, ratio control of TTL flash, remote control the flash luminance and other attractive functions.
√SMALL FIGURE, LARGE INDEX
GN53@ ISO100，105mm；Reach the same level of the mainline hot shoe flash, supports off-camera TTL, M and Multi flash mode.
√SUPPORTS REMOTE TTL FUNCTIONS
In the off-camera Sc/Sn mode, FEC, FEB, Rear-curtain sync, FE lock is supported.
√MULTI FLASH SUPPORTED
YONGNUO new manual speedlite which supports Multi mode.
√MULTIPLE TRIGGER MODE SUPPORTED
The YN510EX can be triggered by the set top of camera, built-in flash, command of the main control flash, optical S1, and S2 (pre-flash-canceled mode).
√SUPPORTS ELECTRIC ZOOMING（24~105mm）
The YN510EX covers a focal length range of 24～105mm by operating the zooming buttons.
√HIGH SPEED RECYCLING SYSTEM
It just takes 3 seconds to finish a charging cycle after a full level output. Even without new batteries, you can get high charging speed that just takes 4 to 5 seconds.
√PC PORT PROVIDED
YN510EX is equipped with PC port，you can make the flash synchronously by connecting to the PC port.
√SOUND PROMPT SYSTEM
When the sound prompt system is enabled, different sounds will prompt different working situations so as to help you to focus on shooting.
√ADVANCED OPTION FUNCTION
The YN510EX is equipped with the advanced options setting functions, you can customize the item according to your shooting preferences.
√AUTOMATIC SETTINGS SAVING
YN510EX can automatically save your current operating settings to convenient your next use.
√METAL HOT SHOE STAND, SOLID AND RELIABLE