Dracast X Series LED500 Daylight LED Video Light Panel with Dual NP-F Battery Plate Overview
The Dracast X Series is the newest compact LED panel light from Dracast. Weighing just 3.0 lbs, the X Series is designed with portability in mind. The panel includes an installed mounting yoke with a 5/8″ baby pin receiver for fast and easy mounting on compatible light stands or C clamps. The X Series features high output 5600K Daylight balanced color temperature.
The light can be adjust manually via the control panel on the back of the fixture, or by using the new free Dracast DRX companion app available for iOS and Android smartphones and tablets.
Using the DRX companion app, all of the features of the light can be easily controlled along with the added ability to control multiple X Series lights simultaneously. The DRX app is the perfect companion to give you the look you need quickly and accurately.
Available (sold separately) accessories include barn doors, soft boxes, light stands, batteries, and battery chargers.
Dracast X Series LED Video Light Panel Features
App Remote Control
Full control of your Dracast X Series lights. Using the new Dracast DRX app available for iOS and Android, you can control your light or groups of X Series lights simultaneously. Control dimmer, CCT, RGB, HSI, special effects and more right from your phone or tablet.
0% – 100% Dimming
Dracast X Series lights can be manually dimmed via the onboard controls for quick and easy light adjustment. Smoothly increase or decrease your light output from full output to total blackout with zero dimmer stepping.
Maximum portability. All Dracast X Series lights come battery ready. X Series Panels have dual NP-F battery slots while X Series On-Camera lights have a single NP-F battery slot. X Series Tube Lights include a 2600 mAh rechargeable battery pack built into the handle, so that your lights can easily be used on location.
Variable Color Temperature*
Adjust the color temperature from 2800K – 6500K to match other light sources or ambient light in your shooting environment. Match subject skin tone easily and quickly without the need for color correction filters. (*Note – Variable Color Temberature available only on bi-color and RGB + bi-color X-Series models)
Full Spectrum RGB**
Add full color spectrum RGB to your lighting kit. Millions of color options available with RGB, HSI, CIE and more. Preset color gel presets allows for quick color settings based on popular color gel options. Create dramatic lighting designs with bright, rich color output. Control RGB color manually, or with the DRX app. (**Note – Full spectrum RGB available only on RGB X-Series models)
Dracast X Series lights feature special effects including strobe, flash, pulse, color chase, fireworks, police car, paparazzi, and more. Effects can be adjusted and customized to get the perfect look for your scene. Effects can be controlled manually, via DMX, or with the X app. (***Note – Color effects only available on RGB models)
Soft Diffusion Built In
Dracast X Series lights include soft diffusion filters built in, giving you an incredibly soft wash of light right out of the box.
Dracast X Series LED Video Light Panel Applications
Lights for Video Production
Dracast lights are trusted by filmmakers around the world for their high output, accurate color rendering, portability, and durability. Ease-of-use and build quality makes Dracast instruments preferred lighting for video productions both large and small. High color rendering index provides beautifully lit shots on every take.
Dracast lights pack a lot of light into a small package. The compact design of Dracast lights makes them easy to transport, making them an optimal solution for location interview lighting kits. Most Dracast lights can be battery powered, giving you high output interview lighting in any location even when AC power is not available. Dracast lights are available in variable color temperature, allowing you to match your interview lighting to your subject skin tone.
Lighting for Online Content Creators
Production value for online content creators is going up. Professional creators need professional-grade lighting for YouTube videos. Dracast makes pro-grade equpment that is within reach for a wide range of budgets. Whether its for the first time YouTuber, or lights for TikTok creators with a million followers, Dracast has a kit that is just right.
Lights for Green Screen Studios
Green screens take a lot of lighting to setup correctly. Dracast makes a wide variety of large, DMX or app controlled panels that are perfectly suited for truss mounting in a green screen studio. Dracast LED lights are incredibly energy efficient, so very little energy is lost to heat, making it easier to keep the studio space cool and keep energy costs down. Light your green screen evenly and correctly with Dracast lighting fixtures.
Dracast LED fixtures are used in large production studios around the world. Major news networks in North America and abroad trust Dracast to delivery high output, high CRI LED studio lighting for their stages. Dracast build quality is trusted to provide these studios with reliable output over tens of thousands of hours of use.
Comparing Dracast X Series LED500 LED Video Light Panel Options
What’s Included With the Dracast X Series LED500 Daylight 5600K LED Video Light Panel
In the Box
- Dracast LED500 X Series LED500 Daylight 5600K LED Video Light Panel with Dual NP-F Battery Plate
- Nylon Clamshell Carry Case x1
- Integrated Diffusion Filter x1
- AC Power Adapter with power cord x1
- Instruction Manual
- Limited 1-Year Warranty
Not in the Box
- Batteries (Sold separately)
- Battery charger (Sold separately)
- Barn doors (Sold separately)
- Softbox (Sold separately)