Yongnuo YN685 for Nikon


Yongnuo YN685 is the latest and greatest flash speedlite for Nikon shooters. The YN685N incorporates the receiver for the YN622 as well as the receiver for the RF-603 / YN560-TX… everything you’ve been waiting for and more. The best and most powerful flash speedlite for Nikon users. Meant to be used both on-camera and off-camera in a combination with YN622N-TX master unit


Yongnuo YN685 for Nikon | Flash Speedlite

Yongnuo YN685 for Nikon is a great alternative to much more expensive Nikon SB910/SB700/SB5000 speedlites. YN685N is the first Yongnuo flash speedlite for Nikon system with integrated YN622N radio receiver. Yongnuo YN685 is the top of the line flash speedlite for Nikon system. YN685 will be an ideal upgrade if you need additional speedlite and you are already using or investing into YN622N system. This flash lowers your expenses because you do not need additional YN622N II trigger and also you do not need additional AA batteries. With 60m guide number this is one of the most powerful flash speedlites on the market currently.

With a built-in YN622N radio transceiver, the YN685 Wireless TTL Speedlite from Yongnuo offers complete radio slave functionality with both the YN-622N and RF-603/YN-560 radio systems for maximum compatibility with your existing gear. The flash is also compatible with Nikon i-TTL flash system when mounted to the camera and has a powerful guide number of 60m at ISO 100 and 200mm. Benefiting this power is a wide zoom range which will cover 20-200mm in full frame and it has a diffuser for wide angle lenses. Full bounce and tilt is available as well with tilt upwards up to 90° and rotation left and right of 180°.

Operation is simplified with a clear LCD screen on the back, a dial, and a selection of buttons. The head also offers a pull-out bounce panel for reflecting some light forward when using the tilt functionality. Full sync options are available as well with high-speed, 1st & 2nd curtain sync. It conveniently on 4 AA batteries and has a recycle time of 3 seconds at full power and has an HV power port for battery packs. Additionally, it has a PC sync port.

Yongnuo YN685N is a fully featured on-camera i-TTL flash, as well as providing Radio Slave Modes for both the Yongnuo YN622N (II) and RF-603 / YN560 radio systems.
This means current compatible transmitter units include the YN-622N, YN622N II, YN-622N-TX, YN560 IV Flash, YN560-TX, RF-605, RF-603 II and original RF-603.
The YN685 provide an HV Battery Port for attaching external high voltage battery packs, as well as a PC Sync Port.
The YN685 provide a long awaited Radio Slave Flash for the very popular YN-622N TTL trigger system. Another advantage of YN685N is cross compatibility with the inexpensive YN560-TX / YN-560 III / YN560 IV Remote Manual flash system


Yongnuo YN685 for Nikon – Radio Slave Functions


  • i-TTL /Manual / Multi
  • HSS to 1/8000th
  • 1st Curtain Sync / 2nd Curtain Sync
  • FEC / FEB – 1/3rd Increments (±3 stops)
  • Remote Flash Power – 1/128 – 1/1 (1/3rd increments)
  • Remote Flash Zoom 20-200mm – Auto and Manual
  • Group Control



  • Remote Flash Power – 1/128 – 1/1 (1/3rd increments)
  • Remote Flash Zoom 20-200mm – Manual
  • Group Control



  • Fire the Flash
  • Group Control



  • Fire the Flash Only

Yongnuo YN685 for Nikon – specifications:

  • GN 60m (ISO 100 / 200mm)
  • HSS to 1/8000th
  • Flash Modes – iTTL / Manual / Multi
  • 1st Curtain Sync / 2nd Curtain Sync
  • FEC / FEB – 1/3rd Increments (±3 stops)
  • Manual Flash – 1/128 – 1/1 output control (1/3rd increments)
  • 20 – 200mm Auto and Manual Flash Zoom
  • Built-in Radio Slave Modes – YN622N & RF-603 / YN560, 2.4GHz RF Systems.
  • Full Power Recycle – From 3 Seconds
  • Supports Multiple Flash Groups
  • Supports Multiple Channels
  • Supports Mixed Mode (with YN-622N transmitter)
  • Custom Functions
  • Auto Save Settings
  • Sound Prompt
  • Heat Protection
  • Large Dot Matrix LCD Screen
  • Canon Like Interface
  • AF Assist Light
  • 360 Degree Swivel and Tilt Head
  • Fast Clamping Metal Foot
  • External HV Battery Port
  • PC Sync Port


Yongnuo YN685N is compatible with all Nikon DSLR Cameras: Nikon D810, D750, D610, D600, D800, D800E, D700, D3s, D3x, D4s, D4x, D5, D7000, D7100, D7200, D5100, D5200, D5300, D3100, D3200, D3300, D3500, D300, D300s, D90, D80, D200 and any other newer Nikon DSLR camera

Yongnuo YN685 – package includes:

1 x Yongnuo YN685 flash speedlite for Nikon
1 x Mini Stand
1 x Manual in English and Chinese
1 x Original box
1 x Soft case for flash

Additional information


Flash Sync


Flash Type


Radio Trigger


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