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GIO1 Round Head Speedlite Beginner Wedding Kit

SKU: P-005207


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This GIO1 Round Head Speedlight For Beginners Kit is not only Powerful, lightweight, and small, but is also completely battery-powered. This kit consists of the revolutionary GIO1 roundhead Speedlite which is powered by a rechargeable lithium-ion battery and produces approximately 480 full-powered flashes per charge, which is typically enough to last an entire wedding. The Li-ion battery also allows for faster, more consistent recycle times. With features like HSS and TTL, you will have no issues shooting outdoors. The included 65cm easy-open RiceBowl Softbox diffuses the light whilst providing a more natural round fall onto the subject. Including the small compact foldable stand to mount, setup in seconds and XPRO to control the flashes remotely. With a fast setup, it makes it ideal for the fast-paced nature of a typical wedding or event whilst used on location.

GIO1 (V1) Round Head Speedlight

Power – At 76Ws of power controllable from 1/256th power which means you can go as low as 0.3W for many possibilities.

Flash Duration – It offers an impressive flash duration of up to 1/20000s giving a sharper image, great for capturing movement or motion

Recycle Times – At less than 1.5s you will not need to worry about a long wait in between shots to ensure shots are not missed

HSS – Overpower the sun with HSS to make shooting outdoors not an issue, reducing ambient light and getting the shot you want.

TTL – Get the correct exposure automatically to make worrying about settings, not an issue. Ideal for those shooting in changing conditions

Battery Capacity – the 2600mAh rechargeable battery will give approximately 480 full-powered flashes, to get you through almost any shoots without having to constantly change the batteries 

Softbox For GIO1 Speedlight For Beginners Kit 

Size – at 65cm or 25.6” it will give you a nice round catch light on the subject.

Fitting – Included with Bowens S-Type, compatible with the L Bracket and is one of the most popular fittings

Setup – The easy open umbrella-like setup means you can pop the softbox up in just seconds and disassemble it just as easy, ideal for use on location.


Max & Min Height – a minimum height of just 49.5cm and a maximum of 190cm, this heavy-duty stand will be suitable for almost any situation.

Portable – the foldable compact design means it can be set up and put away with ease, making it an ideal portable stand

Footprint Diameter – the wide footprint diameter of 95cm will give stability when mounting your equipment. 

XPRO Trigger For GIO1 Speedlight For Beginners Kit 

The XPRO wireless trigger will allow you to control both of your flash's power, groups and channels without having to go and manual change this on the flash. With a clear, large display and user-friendly control, this is ideal for those that want an easy solution to configuring their setup. With added features that support TTL, HSS (High-Speed Sync) Rear-Curtain sync, TCM and stroboscopic multi-flash modes.  

This GIO1 Speedlight For Beginners Kit has been created to include everything you will need to shoot on location in fast-paced environments like weddings and events. The compact GIO1 flash with rechargeable batteries will keep you going through a whole shoot without having to constantly change them, giving an impressive 480 full-powered shots. With an almost round softbox giving a natural soft light it can all be mounted on the foldable light stand. Including an XPRO trigger which can control the groups and channels of the flash and adjust the power to suit your liking without having to constantly go up to the flash. This packs away in its included carry cases for a portable, easy-to-transport solution, perfect for shooting on location, for weddings, events and much more. 

For more information on the products included within this GIO1 Speedlight For Beginners Kit please see the links below;

GIO1 Speedlite

Foldable Stand

65cm Softbox

XPRO Trigger 

Please Note: PiXAPRO Flash and Triggering Systems are fully compatible with Godox 2.4GHz Triggers, which will allow you to mix both Godox and PiXAPRO Equipment together without issue. 


  • Round Flash-Head produces smooth-gradated natural looking light fall-off
  • Magnetic Modifier-Mount for attaching Round-Head modifiers and accessories
  • Rechargeable Lithium-Ion Polymer battery capable of up to 480 full power flashes per charge
  • New "Scan for Best Channel" Feature
  • XPRO Trigger features a Large Graphic Menu System with Multiple Custom Functions
  • 65cm Rice-Bowl Softbox produces soft-focused lighting and features an Umbrella-like opening mechanism for quick and easy setup
  • L-Bracket allows you to use your flashgun in conjunction with any Bowens S-Type modifier
  • 190cm Light Stand can collapse to a height of 50cm, perfect for location photography and easy transportation

What’s In the Box

  • 1x GIO1 Round-Head Speedlite
  • 1x XPRO Trigger
  • 1x 65cm Rice-Bowl Softbox
  • 1x L-Bracket
  • 1x 190cm Foldable Lightweight Stand
  • 1x Shoulder Carry Bag


Power Output76Ws
Guide Number42m @ISO100
Flash Exposure ControlTTL Auto-Flash, Manual Flash
Zoom Range28-105mm Automatic or Manual Zoom
Recycle Times< 1.5 seconds
Flash Duration1/300 to 1/20,000 seconds
Power Range1/1 - 1/256 Power in 1/3 or 1/10 Stop Increments
Colour Temperature5600K ± 200K
Flash Exposure Compensation±3 Stops in 1/3 of a Stop Increments
Modelling Light2W SMD LED
Modelling Lamp Colour Temperature3300K ± 200K
Power Source7.2V/2600mAh Li-ION Polymer Battery
Number of FlashesApproximately 480 Full-Powered Flashes per Charge
Flash Head Rotation0° to 330° horizontally (180° in any direction) -7° to 120° vertically
Auto Focus AssistUp to 1/8000 second
Rear-Curtain SyncYes
Trigger MethodsHot-Shoe, 2.4GHz ONE System Radio Receiver (Integrated), Sync Port, Optical Slave S1, Intelligent Optical Slave S2
Number of Channels32
Controllable Slave Groups (Master Mode)4 (A, B, C and D)
RF IDOFF, 1 - 99
Transmission RangeUp to 100m (In an Open Area)
AF Assist RangeCentre: 0.6 - 10m Periphery: 0.6 - 5m
Dimensions76mm x 93mm x 197mm
Weight534g (With Battery)
Accessory MountMagnetic Mount, Speedlite / PIKA Fitting & Bowens S-Type


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