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Nanlite Forza 500 II Daylight LED Monolight (Travel 2-Light Kit)

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  • Two Lights with Rolling Case
  • Output: 92,310 Lux at 3.3' per Light
  • 5600K CCT; Green-Magenta Adjustment
  • AC or Battery Power
  • Onboard, DMX & App Control
  • CRI 96 | TLCI 97
  • Active Cooling, Four Fan Modes
  • 5/8" & 1-1/8" Pins, Bowens Mount
  • 11 Special Effects & OLED Screen
  • Includes Reflectors & Control Units

The Nanlite Forza 500 II Daylight LED Monolight (Travel 2-Light Kit) comprises two Forza 500 II monolights, featuring 55° reflectors, control units with V-mount battery plates, power cords, and super clamps. Conveniently store and transport these lights in the provided carry case, equipped with built-in wheels for enhanced portability.

Featuring a daylight-balanced color temperature of 5600K with a green-magenta shift by +/- 80, the Nanlite Forza 500 II Daylight LED Monolight (Travel 2-Light Kit) is dimmable from 0 to 100% in 0.1% increments so you can achieve the precise intensity needed for your video and photo productions. Each light comes with Bluetooth and 2.4 GHz for wireless control, DMX/RDM capability, and four fan modes for speed adjustments or absolute silence. The Forza 500 II offers power options to efficiently run via AC power or on optional V-mount batteries.

Bright Output

With the included 55° reflector, the Forza 500 II outputs up to 92,310 lux at 3.3' (5600K).

Special Effects

The light offers 11 built-in customizable effects that can be saved as presets using the free NANLINK app.

Green-Magenta Adjustment

In shooting situations where you need to match other light sources or achieve a specific look, it can be extremely helpful to adjust the green-to-magenta shift for color correction. The Forza 500 II allows you to tweak the color by +/- 80 to get there. This ability is made possible by the light's LED source.

Four Fan Modes

Four fan modes enhance speed control according to your needs. The fan can also be turned off completely when absolute silence is needed.

  • Smart, full speed, low speed, and off modes
  • 15% maximum output when turned off

Control Unit & Battery Power

Optimized for use in the studio or on location, the light's control unit is equipped with easy-access side battery plates that accommodate V-mount batteries. The Forza 500 II runs on 26V/14.8V V-mount batteries or AC power for easy operation in any location regardless of power availability.

  • Fanless control unit
  • Control unit's lock button prevents accidental setting changes
  • Includes 19.8' power cable and 9.8' head cable
  • A robust quick release clamp is included for mounting the control unit
  • The versatile clamp is compatible with round or square stands and trusses

Onboard, DMX & App Control

The control unit features a convenient OLED display plus onboard buttons and knobs for precise and easy local control, but the light can also be controlled remotely.

  • From your smartphone via Bluetooth with the free NANLINK app for iOS and Android
  • Built-in 2.4 GHz lets you use the separately available WS-RC-C2 handheld remote control or the WS-TB-1 transmitter box for larger setups
  • Locking DMX/RDM ports facilitate advanced control and enable the light to be quickly adopted into any DMX-controlled environment

Multiple Mounting Possibilities

The light has a curved rotating yoke with a one-sided lock and forward articulation. It allows 360° rotation to provide a greater tilting range with optional large modifiers. It also features an incorporated umbrella holder to expand your light-shaping options. Additionally, the light's Bowens mount capability makes the Forza 500 II compatible with a wide range of modifiers.

Additional Benefits & Refinements

  • Fully dimmable from 0 to 100%
  • USB port allows firmware updates and supplies power for optional wireless DMX receivers
  • Durable construction
In the Box
  • Nanlite Forza 500 II Daylight LED Monolight (Travel 2-Light Kit)
  • 2 x Nanlite Forza 500 II Daylight LED Monolight
  • 2 x Nanlite Quick Release Super Clamp for Forza 720, 500 II, and 300 II
  • 2 x Nanlite 55-Degree Reflector for Forza 300 and 500
  • 2 x Nanlite COB Cap with Bowens Mount for Select LED Monolights
  • 2 x Power Cable (19.8')
  • 2 x Head Cable (9.8')
  • 2 x Control Unit with V-Mount Plates
  • Rolling Case
  • Limited 2-Year Manufacturer Warranty Registration Extension: 1-Year
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Product ConditonNew

Light Fixture

Item Type

2 x LED Monolight

Included Light Modifier

2 x Reflector

Included Storage Case

1 x Case (Fits Two Lights)


5600K: 2094 fc / 22,550 Lux at 3.3' / 1 m  8575 fc / 92,310 Lux at 3.3' / 1 m (with Reflector) 252 fc / 2715 Lux at 9.8' / 3 m 104 fc / 1120 Lux at 16.4' / 5 m

Color Temperature


Color Modes


Color Accuracy Standard

CRI 96 TLCI 97

Cooling System



Built-In Dimmer  • 0 to 100%

Umbrella Mount


Front Accessory Mount

Bowens S


Wireless Remote Control Type

Bluetooth Radio/RF *Remote Not Included

Mobile App Compatible

Yes: Android & iOS App Name: NANLINK *As of December, 2022: Check with manufacturer for the most up-to-date compatibility

Wireless Frequency

2.4 GHz

Power & I/O

Power Source

AC Power (Cable Included) *Requires Power Supply/Controller (Included) Battery (Not Included) *Requires Power Supply/Controller (Included)

Battery Plate Type

2 x V-Mount (Built-In)


2 x V-Mount Rechargeable, 14.8 to 26 VDC (Not Included)

AC Input Power

110 to 240 VAC, 50 / 60 Hz

Inline Switch


Power Consumption

560 W (Maximum)


Yoke Type

Manually-Operated Yoke

Fixture Mounting

1 x 5/8" Receiver


Environmental Protection




OLED (Via Included Power Supply/Controller)


13.9 x 9.1 x 5.6" / 35.3 x 23.1 x 14.2 cm


8.5 lb / 3.9 kg

Packaging Info

Package Weight

66 lb

Box Dimensions (LxWxH)

27.75 x 19.5 x 17"

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