What are the best budget camera flashes?

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    #1Altura AP-N1001

    Altura AP-N1001

    The Altura AP-N1001 is a powerful I-TTL compatible flash for Nikon Digital DSLR cameras. It has a large LCD display and it supports wireless flash trigger modes up to 100 feet, and it has a TTl, manual, strobe, slave 1, and slave 2 modes. 

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    Bruce Santos
    Written on May 20, 2018
    "Altura is compatible with my Nikon DSLR camera and works very well. With a large display, it connects wirelessly and shoots very well."
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    #2Canon Speedlite 430EX III-RT Flash

    Canon Speedlite 430EX III-RT Flash

    Canon Speedlite 430EX III-RT Flash is a camera accessory that has a compact body. It covers a range of 24-105mm and has a maximum guide number of 141ft/43m at ISO100. It has a Catch Light Panel and a Multi Dial.

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    Tammy Wheeler
    Written on May 17, 2018
    "The Canon Speedlite 430EX III camera is very compact. It's price is not as bad considering the features that it has. It has a built in catch light panel that will enhance the person's facial expression which I think is very neat. I think this camera is great for beginners as well as experts. "
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    #3Neewer TT560

    Neewer TT560

    The Neewer TT560 is a flash speedlite which is compatible with most camera models and brands. It is easy to use and has various modes such as manual, S1, S2, and slave modes for different settings. It has an overheating indicator for safety as well.

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    Gloria Harris
    Written on May 16, 2018
    "I was looking to buy a powerful and budget friendly camera flash as I am an amateur photographer so I picked up the Neewer TT560 and I am absolutely impressed! This is a powerful flash, and it hardly cost me anything! It was just what I was looking for!"
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    #4YONGNUO YN560 IV

    YONGNUO YN560 IV

    The YONGNUO YN560 IV is a wireless flash speedlite which can be used either as a wireless master as well as a wireless slave flash. It supports multiple trigger synchronous modes and an ultra-fast charging recycle system as well. 

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    Arthur Knight
    Written on May 24, 2018
    "This flash worked fine when matched to the Canon version of the YN560-TXII trigger but not when I tried them on a Fuji X-Pro2. I blamed the use of the Canon trigger on the Fuji camera and ordered the Nikon version of the trigger plus two additional flashes. It's a decent product."
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    #5Nikon SB-700 AF Speedlight Flash

    Nikon SB-700 AF Speedlight Flash

    The Nikon SB-700 AF Speedlight Flash is a flash unit and camera accessory manufactured by Nikon. This device offers  more power for greater depth-of-field control than the built-in flash.

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    Chen Cui
    Written on May 21, 2018
    "A lovely item for all savvy photogs"
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    #6Canon 270EX II Speedlite Flash

    Canon 270EX II  Speedlite Flash

    This Canon 270EX II Speedlite Flash is a flash unit and a camera accessory. It has a vertical bounce capability of up to 90 degrees and has a slave function. It is designed compactly and lightly for portability and comes with a case.

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    Jerry Medina
    Written on May 22, 2018
    "Just know that you get what you pay for. It is on the cheaper end of camera flashes but it works well, surprisingly (for its price)! I try my best to avoid cheap products but I decided to give it a try just because it's the trusted Canon brand. I bought it to use in my photography class a few months ago and it hasn't failed yet. I'd recommend it."
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    #7YONGNUO YN560 III

    YONGNUO YN560 III

    The YONGNUO YN560 III is a professional flash speedlight which has an ultra-long range wireless flash system. It has a large LCD display for easy use and it has a power zoom function. It also has a charging socket for an external power pack.

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    Gerald Medina
    Written on May 24, 2018
    "This flash is excellent for SO MANY REASONS! If you are just beginning in photography, you should check out this flash. If you are a pro and you need either a back-up, a slave, something to experiment with, and/or if you love to work in manual, you should check out this flash. Yes, it doesn't have any automatic functions, but for the price to feature ratio, you get more than enough to up your game with flash photography."
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    #8Altura AP-UNV1

    Altura AP-UNV1

    The Altura AP-UNV1 is a professional manual flash system. It is compatible with many different camera models and brands, and it has a built-in wide-angle flash diffuser and reflection panel. It can be used in manual, S1, S2, or slave mode as well.

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    Thomas Ryan
    Written on May 21, 2018
    "This is a good link to a versatile camera flash at a low price. The flash is rated well and does appear to be compatible with some different camera models. The solution does not however show any alternatives."

Summary

Best What are the best budget camera flashes
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1Altura AP-N1001Electronics 4 Paid
2Canon Speedlite 430EX III-RT FlashElectronics 3 Paid
3Neewer TT560Electronics 3 Paid
4YONGNUO YN560 IVElectronics 2 Paid
5Nikon SB-700 AF Speedlight FlashElectronics 2 Paid
6Canon 270EX II Speedlite FlashElectronics 1 Paid
7YONGNUO YN560 IIIElectronics 1 Paid
8Altura AP-UNV1Electronics 0 Paid
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