Plus III

The Plus lll Transceiver is the most reliable, feature-packed, easy-to-use solution for remote flash and camera triggering available.

The Plus lll is an Auto-Sensing Transceiver which means it will automatically switch between transmit and receive as needed and is reverse-compatible with all PocketWizard radios, making it the perfect addition to existing gear.

Whether new to remote triggering of camera’s and flashes or a top professional pushing gear to the limits, the Plus lll’s reliability, simplicity and performance make it the perfect tool for the job. 

Color options:
black, yellow*, pink*
* Yellow and pink Plus III radios available in US only.

Current Firmware:



FCC/IC model: 340.00 - 354.00  MHz North America
CE model: 433.42 - 434.42 MHz  EU/Asia/Other


32 channels
1-16 Standard Channels
17 - 32 selective Quad-Zone Triggering channels
Reverse compatible with all PocketWizard radios using Standard or Quad-Zone Triggering channels


A - B - C - D
Compatible with other PocketWizard radios with Quad-Zone Triggering channels


Precision tuned internal coil


Backlit 2.5cm (1.0") liquid crystal display (LCD)


Up to 500 meters (1600 feet)  Actual range is dependent on multiple factors including equipment, mode, environment, positioning, orientation and interference.

Sync Speed:

Up to 1/250 for focal plane shutters
Up to 1/500 for leaf shutters

Triggering Speed:

Up to 14.5 frames per second (FPS)

Contact Time:

62 milliseconds in normal operation
2 milliseconds in High Speed Receive (HSR) Mode

Status Indicator:

LED: Green, Amber, Red status indications

Transmit Output Power:

Less than 1 milliwatt (0.001 watt)


Two (2) AA (IEC:LR6) alkaline recommended
NiMH, NiCAD, NiZn, Lithium acceptable (these chemistries may not report battery life accurately)
USB (optional AC adapter PW-AC-USB available)

Battery Life:

Up to 50 hours (with alkaline batteries)

Max Port Sync Voltage:

300 Volts (Camera/Flash Port)

Mac Current Handling:

1.0 A peak, 0.2 A (1/5 Amp or 200 milliamp) continuous current limited

Voltage Present:

3 volts, safe for use with all digital and film cameras


USB 2.0 Mini-B Connector


High impact plastic with captive battery door


120 grams (4 ounces) with batteries installed 


Height: 13.3cm (5.25"
Width: 5.1cm (2.00")
Depth: 3.2cm (1.25")

Operating Temperature:

Above -15 degrees C (5 degrees F) and below 50 decrees C (120 degrees F)

Storage Temperature:

Above -30 degrees C (-22 degrees F) and below 85 degrees C (185 degrees F) (without batteries)


3.5mm (1/8") stereo miniphone jack, hot shoe


Hot shoe, lanyard/D-Ring loop, 1/4-20 threaded insert

In the Box:

Quick Guide
Stereo (1/8") miniphone to miniphone cable
Mono 3.5mm miniphone to locking PC cable
Stereo 3.5mm miniphone to 6.3mm (1/4") adapter
Operation reference sticker

RoHS Compliant:


Optional Accessories:

Isolation bar, trigger buttons, camera motor drive cables, PC cables and adapters, flash sync cables and protective case