Benro has unveiled its new X Sequence household of gimbals for DSLRs, mirrorless cameras and smartphones. The product strains characteristic the Benro X Sequence 3XM, 3XD, 3XD Professional, 3XS and 3XS Lite, all of which may be folded for extra compact storage.
Benro X Sequence DSLR and Mirrorless Gimbals
The Benro X Sequence line for DSLRs and mirrorless cameras options the 3XM for payloads weighing as much as 3.9lbs, the 3XD for weights as much as 8.3lbs, and the 3XD Professional with a dual-handle design and the flexibility to hold ‘most cameras.’ All three fashions characteristic a foldable deal with and are designed to take care of their ‘balanced configuration’ for speedy deployment and use.
The 3XM gimbal weighs 1.9lbs and is designed for mirrorless cameras. This mannequin options an interchangeable battery that lasts round 12 hours per cost and a design that allows the gimbal to be rotated 90-degrees for splendid use in underslung mode. When folded for storage, the 3XM is barely round half of its unfolded peak. This mannequin prices $399.
The 3XD mannequin is designed for DSLRs with a complete capability as much as 8.3lbs, that means it could actually deal with, for example, the Canon 1DX Mark II with the 24-70mm lens. This gimbal options the identical 90-degree adjustable deal with supplied on the 3XM, but additionally with a 45-degree roll motor offset to extend the digicam’s rear LCD visibility. This mannequin is priced at $499.
Rounding out the X Sequence for DSLRs is the 3XD Professional, a T-shaped dual-handle mannequin with assist for underslung and handlebar configurations. This mannequin can likewise be rotated 90-degrees and eliminates the necessity for a balancing stand. A microphone may be mounted to this mannequin’s crossbar and plugged right into a 3.5mm enter on the handlebar or close to the gimbal head.
The mannequin additionally options mini HDMI ports close to the gimbal head and on the crossbar for shows mounted on the gimbal’s mounting factors. As effectively, operators can join the gimbal to and management sure digicam fashions straight. This mannequin is on the market for $699.
All three Benro X Sequence gimbals work with a companion smartphone app that includes calibration and adjustment options, entry to features and assist for upgrading firmware.
Benro X Sequence Smartphone Gimbals
Becoming a member of the three new DSLR and mirrorless digicam gimbals is Benro’s X Sequence line for smartphones. This product household options the 3XS and 3XS Lite, each providing a foldable design and compact sizes for storage in tight areas. Each the 3XS and the 3XS Lite sport a clamp design for accommodating otherwise sized smartphones and each may be rotated between portrait and panorama orientations utilizing a button.
As effectively, each gimbals are designed to supply entry to a smartphone’s ports in both orientation. A 2000mAH battery powers each the 3XS and 3XS Lite, providing as much as 24 hours on a single cost. Smartphone management, together with over the gimbal head and shutter/report/zoom/focus features, can be found each on the gimbals and within the merchandise’ companion app.
Likewise, each fashions characteristic a 3.5mm enter for an exterior microphone, a 1/4″-20 threaded mounting gap and a built-in cable passthrough. In contrast to the 3XS Lite, the 3XS mannequin provides each wired and wi-fi charging, the latter of which is relevant to smartphone fashions that assist wi-fi charging.
The Benro X Sequence 3XS Lite is on the market for $99 and the 3XS for $129.