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Zhiyun SMOOTH 5S Pro Smartphone Vlogging Stabilizer with 360° Rotation (Gray)

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Zhiyun SMOOTH 5S Pro Smartphone Vlogging Stabilizer with 360° Rotation (Gray)
Key Features
  • 3-Axis Stabilizer for Vlogging
  • 360° Rotation
  • Integrated 5000K Color Temp Fill Light
  • Supports Larger Smartphones 5.3-10.6 oz
The gray SMOOTH 5S Pro Smartphone Vlogging Stabilizer from Zhiyun-Tech has been updated with a powerful integrated fill light, upgraded motors, a new algorithm, and a wider clamp. It features 360° rotation, and with support for larger smartphones weighing 5.3 to 10.6 oz and measuring 0.4" thick and 2 to 3.5" wide, the SMOOTH 5S will even support select external lens/smartphone combinations. A wider space between each of the three axes enables you to create more extreme, cinematic angles.
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Zhiyun SMOOTH-5S Overview

  • 1Description
  • 2Smartphone Compatibility
  • 3Integrated Fill Light
  • 43-Axis Design / 360° Rotation
  • 5Motor Performance
  • 6Intuitive Control Panel
  • 7Smartphone Apps
  • 8Robust Runtime
  • 9Built-In Fill Light
  • 10Optimal Stabilization
  • 11Quick-Switch Modes
  • 12Dolly/Zoom Effect
  • 13AI Shooting Templates
  • 14Creative Effects
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The gray SMOOTH 5S Pro Smartphone Vlogging Stabilizer from Zhiyun-Tech has been updated with a powerful integrated fill light, upgraded motors, a new algorithm, and a wider clamp. It features 360° rotation, and with support for larger smartphones weighing 5.3 to 10.6 oz and measuring 0.4" thick and 2 to 3.5" wide, the SMOOTH 5S will even support select external lens/smartphone combinations. A wider space between each of the three axes enables you to create more extreme, cinematic angles.

Designed for one-person capture, this gimbal stabilizer also offers intuitive panel control, quick-switch modes, a robust runtime of up to 25 hours, and fast PD charging of only two hours. Compatibility with three mobile apps geared towards users of various levels enables you to live stream, control focus, and create time-lapse, cloning, dolly/zoom, and slow-motion effects.

Smartphone Compatibility
The SMOOTH 5S gimbal can accommodate smartphones measuring 2 to 3.5" wide and up to 0.4" thick and weighing from 5.3 to 10.6 oz, enabling you to use it with select smartphone and external lens combos
Integrated Fill Light
The integrated fill light helps illuminate your subject
3-Axis Design / 360° Rotation
  • The wider space between each axis facilitates extreme angle capture
  • 360° rotation lets you capture your entire space while vlogging
Motor Performance
Magnetic motors, an upgraded algorithm, and a wider clamp support larger phones than earlier SMOOTH models
Intuitive Control Panel
The control panel includes a round-cap joystick and visible shooting modes that enable you to make smooth fingertip adjustments during single-handed capture
Smartphone Apps
ZY Cami
The beginner-level ZY Cami app features a SMART mode, SmartFollow 3.0 mode, Gesture Control, Live Stream Master, and the ZY Cami Editor
StaCam
The StaCam app features pro-level functions like Parameter fine-tuning, exposure setup, lens switching, zoom and focus control, focus peaking, false color, highlight clipping, and LUT use
Filmic Pro
The pro-level Filmic Pro app offers features like manual override, lens switching, LED light control, set focus, and Reticle mode
Robust Runtime
With PD fast charging in just two hours and a maximum runtime of up to 25 hours, the SMOOTH 5S enables almost nonstop capture
Built-In Fill Light
Let your talent shine with the integrated fill light that provides a 5000K color temperature, a 90+ CPI rating, and 2W power
Optimal Stabilization
The SMOOTH 5S provides optimal stabilization while preserving the original video quality
Quick-Switch Modes
Multiple classic shooting options like PF (pan/follow), L (lock), F (follow), and POV (point-of-view) enable you to quickly switch modes to best suit the action
Dolly/Zoom Effect
The control wheel, focal length adjustment, and zoom-and-focus switch enable users to easily create dolly/zoom effects
AI Shooting Templates
The ZY Cami app provides multiple templates for easy content creation, while the StaCam app enables you to adjust pro parameters directly on the gimbal
Creative Effects
Smart Follow
Use the Smart Follow mode with hand gesture control to keep your subject in the spotlight
MagicClone Pano
Create an amusing clone effect using the MagicClone Pano function
Slow Motion and Timelapse
Use the Slow Motion and Timelapse functions to create dynamic motion effects
UPC: 191493002951

Zhiyun SMOOTH-5S Specs

Key Specs
Grip Design
Single Handgrip (Slanted)
Load Capacity
5.3 to 10.6 oz / 150 to 300 g
Number of Axes
3: Pitch (Tilt), Roll, Yaw (Pan)
Wireless Protocol
Bluetooth 4.2
Mobile App Compatible
Yes
App Name:
Functionality:
Mounting
1 x 1/4"-20 Female
Weight
1.4 lb / 625 g
Gimbal
Load Capacity
5.3 to 10.6 oz / 150 to 300 g
Number of Axes
3: Pitch (Tilt), Roll, Yaw (Pan)
Rotation Range
Yaw (Pan): -180 to 180° 
Pitch (Tilt): -90 to 170° 
Roll: -50 to 50° 
Follow Speed
Pan/Tilt/Roll: 0.01 to 0.04°/s
Compatibility
Camera Control
No
Smartphone Dimensions
Height: 2 to 3.5" / 50 to 90 mm
Thickness: 0.4" / 10 mm
Connectivity
Inputs/Outputs
1x USB-C (1 A 5 VDC Power / Firmware Updates) Output
Wireless Protocol
Bluetooth 4.2
Mobile App Compatible
Yes
App Name:
Functionality:
Battery
Battery Type
1x Built-In
Battery Capacity
2600 mAh
Battery Runtime
2.5 to 24 Hours
Battery Charging Time
3.75 Hours
Battery Chemistry
Lithium-Ion
Power
Operating Voltage
6.5 to 8.4 VDC
Operating Current
70 to 3000 mA
Environmental
Operating Temperature
32 to 77°F / 0 to 45°C
General
Display Type
No
Mounting
1 x 1/4"-20 Female
Dimensions
12.2 x 6.6 x 2" / 311 x 168 x 52 mm
Weight
1.4 lb / 625 g
Packaging Info
Package Weight
2.185 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)
14 x 7.8 x 2.9"

Zhiyun SMOOTH-5S Reviews

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How would I shoot horizontal with an iphone 13 ...

How would I shoot horizontal with an iphone 13 that has a wireless lav mic receiver that plugs in to the Lightening port?
Asked by: Paul
The balance arm is long enough the balance the phone with a lightning jack plugged in. After a while I bought and 90 degree lightning adapter to plug in my external mic.
Answered by: Martin
Date published: 2023-07-16

Can the gimbal battery also power the phone ...

Can the gimbal battery also power the phone that's in it? I'm finding very little about that.
Asked by: Chris
Yes, end-users can use the Zhiyun Smooth 5S and its 2,600mAh battery to recharge phones.
Answered by: hectorm
Date published: 2023-08-06

Is it compatible with the S22 ultra

Is it compatible with the S22 ultra
Asked by: Elleana
Yes, the Zhiyun SMOOTH 5S Pro Smartphone Stabilizer Combo (Gray) is compatible with the Samsung Galaxy S22 Ultra.
Answered by: Richard
Date published: 2023-03-28
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