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Astera FP-2 Helios Film Lighting Tube with Charging Case for TV and Broadcasting, 8-Pack

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  • 8 Pixels
  • Tunable White
  • Ultra High Color Rendering
  • Boost Mode
  • Backside Display
  • Wired Data Connection (+Wireless)
  • Mounting accessories
  • Maximum 20 h

The Astera FP-2 Helios Film Lighting Tube with Charging Case for TV and Broadcasting, 8-Pack offers all the features of the Titan Tube in a smaller format, which allows it to be mounted in areas where a Titan Tube wouldn't fit and increases portability. The Helios Tube has 8 pixels and half the brightness of Titan Tube and just over half its length. Colors and brightness are perfectly matched to those of Titan Tube.

8 Pixels

8 individually controllable pixels

Tunable White

with range from 1,750K to 20,000K.

Ultra High Color Rendering

TLCI >=96, CRI >=96, CRI Re>=90 from 3200K to 6500K

Boost Mode

Ultra-bright when displaying white color for 2h or while connected to AC

Backside Display

Quick access to DMX setup, colors and hue, saturation, intensity control.

Wired Data Connection (+Wireless)

DMX, Art-Net, sACN and power can be distributed via the PowerBox

Mounting accessories

Custom holders, stands etc. allow easy fixation for any production

Features Unique to Helios


Detect all available lights, set them up, check their status, configure DMX addresses and DMX profiles.

Seamless Runtime

Set the length of your production and be sure that your lights won t run out while still getting the maximum brightness.

TruColor Calibration

Individually calibrated lights lead to 100% color consistency and exact color reproduction of color temperature and filter gels.


Quickly build programs out of colors and effects, trigger them or make them match a beat.

Flicker Free

Scrambled PWM technology to avoid flickering when filming.

Green/Magenta Correction

Adjust green/magenta during content creation to reduce postproduction work.

Scheduled StandBy

Switch lights into power-saving standby and schedule them to wake up when the production starts.

Dynamic PowerBoost

This exclusive feature makes the light able to display the maximum brightness at all time and intensify non-white colors.

Emergency Lights

Switches to white light when AC power is cut to keep your event save


The lights give visual and audible alarm and send notification to the AsteraApp if they are being moved during an event.

DJ Feature

Auto BPM analyzes the beat and matches programs to it, flash buttons can trigger special effects while being held down.

Other Features

The AsteraApp is packed with many additional items and new features are frequently added via software update.

Astera Helios Film Lighting Tube Features

  • 8 Pixels
  • Tunable White
  • Ultra High Color Rendering
  • Boost Mode
  • Backside Display
  • Wired Data Connection (+Wireless)
  • Mounting accessories
  • Maximum 20 h
  • IP65
  • Talkback+
  • Seamless Runtime
  • TruColor Calibration
  • Flicker Free
  • Green/Magenta Correction
  • Scheduled StandBy
  • Dynamic PowerBoost
  • Emergency Lights
  • Anti-Theft
In the Box

8x Helios Tube (FP-2)

Charging Case (FP2-CHRCSE)

Powerbox (FP1-PWB)

8x Stands (AX1-STD)

16x Holders (AX1-H)

16x Spigots (AX1-BLT)

16x Eye Bolts (AX1-EBLT)

8X Charging Cables

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Red, Green, Blue, Mint, Amber
Total LED power
Maximum power draw
Luminous Flux
Emittance @1m
Beam Angle
120 Degree
Field Angle
180 Degree


LG Chem Lithium-ion
Battery Lifetime
70% after 300 cycles
Battery Runtime
Up to 20 hours
LED Lifetime
50.000 Hours
Charging Time (Nominal)
3 Hours
Input Voltage
24V 1.25A


Backside Display with HSI control
Infrared Wireless Modules: 865-870MHz, 902-928MHz, 2.4GHz
300m, 330 Yards
Wired DMX
supported via Astera PowerBox
Wireless DMX
CRMX & others, excluding W-DMX G5, City Theatrical


Polycarbonate, metal endcap
IP Rating
Relative Humidity
Operating Temperature
32-104 Degree F (0-40 Degree C)
Dimensions (Diameter x H)
Light: 1.6 x 22.7" (42 x 550mm)
Light: 1.68 lb (762g)
WARNING: This product may expose you to chemicals which are known to the State of California to cause cancer. For more information go to www.P65Warnings.ca.gov
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