Product Highlights
  • 424Ws/J Power
  • 6.9 f-Stop Power Range
  • 350 Full Power Flashes
  • Built-In Skyport Transceiver
  • Asymmetrical 2 :1 Power Distribution
  • OLED Display
  • 2 kg (4.4 lbs) Weight (With Battery)
Elinchrom Quadra ELB 400 Power Supply with Lithium-Ion Battery, Charger, Sync Cord, Strap Elinchrom Quadra ELB 400 Power Supply wi...
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 This is the most complete and portable off-camera flash system. Specifically designed for photographers who travel light whilst packing enough power to overpower the sun. The best flash duration is at full power, just where you need it when you are out on a sunny location. The built-in Skyport system provides seamless synchronisation and control between your camera and the ELB 400. The OLED display features are rich, with quick and easy access to all features.

Why ELB 400?

  • 424 W.S. in the palm of your hand.
  • Tiny flash heads with full sized performance.
  • 350 full power flashes. 30% more from the same weight.
  • Lifetime battery performance optimised, even recovering deeply discharged cells.
  • OLED display with intuitive control of existing functions, providing simple control of all the new functions; Strobo, Sequence and Delayed flash.
  • Next generation Skyport to offer more of everything.
  • Compatible with the Elinchrom system past, present and future. Fully compatible with the creativity demanded by every photographer.

Quadra Heads

Quadra heads for the ELB 400 system are built to be as portable as possible. You will have the power of light in the palm of your hand.

Choose Quadra Action head sets when flash duration is crucial and you want to freeze your subject's motion.

Choose Quadra Pro head sets when more power is needed on location. These heads are also for use in conjunction with HyperSyncTM enabled triggers.



  • 50 W equivalent daylight balanced and bright LED modelling lamp.
  • Super portable, only 0.28 kg.
  • Compact size, just 9 x 8 x 11 cm.
  • Interchangeable flash cables.
  • Plug-in flashtube.
  • Dedicated action flashtube for sharper images – reach an incredible 1/5700 th of a second with an Action head!
  • Dedicated Pro head for general use and HyperSync™ users.
  • Umbrella fitting for EL umbrellas up to 105 cm diameter.
  • 2 possible ringflashes, ideal for beauty and fashion photography. A ringflash produces magnificient catchlights in eyes.



What's Included


  • 1 x Quadra ELB 400 Power Supply with Lithium-Ion Battery, Charger, Sync Cord, Strap


Product Specifications

Detailed Specifications
Energy (Ws/J) 424
Power distribution Asymmetrical 2 :1
;F-stop (1m, 100 ISO, reflector 48°) Pro Head At 100% : 64.5 – At 66% : 45.8 – At 33% : 22.4
Power range f-stop 6.9
Power range Ws 100% : 21 - 424 – 66% : Output A : 14 - 280 – 33% : Output B : 7 - 140
Power range 1/1 – 1/32
Power increments in f-stop 1/10 to 5/10 - 1/1
Flash duration t0.5 at max. power in s. : Pro/Action head Output A (100%) : 1/1200 / 1/2800 – Output B (33%) : 1/3000 / 1/5700 Output A+B (100%) : 1/1500 / 1/4000 
Recycling, FAST in s. Output A : 0.3 - 1.6 – Output B : 0.17 - 0.7
Recycling, ECO in s. Output A: 0.5 - 3.5 – Output B: 0.3 - 1.2 
Colour temperature in °K at max. power 5500
Auto Power Dumping Adjusts power settings automatically
Power stability ± 0.5%
Modelling lamp mode On, off, programmable timer and continuous
Flashes out of one charged battery at min. power, ECO / FAST recycle 6000 / 5500
Flashes out of one charged battery at max. power, ECO / FAST recycle 350 / 350
Battery Lithium-Ion 14.4 V / 4.1 Ah
Quick charger : approx. recharge time 1h30m
EL-Skyport (Built-in) Integrated transceiver, 20 Frequency Channels and 4 Groups
Sync voltage 5 V (compatible with all cameras)
Sync socket >3.5 mm Jack
Weight : ELB 400 unit including battery // Battery alone 2 kg // 0.73
Supplied with Battery, charger, sync cord and shoulder strap

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Elinchrom Quadra ELB 400 Power Supply with Lithium-Ion Battery, Charger, Sync Cord, Strap

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