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Astera Helios Tube
ProGear Price:

£382.00 ex VAT
£458.40 inc VAT AST-FP2-SINGLE 5.0000
GBP 458.40


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Helios has all the features of the popular Titan Tube while offering a smaller format. This allows it to be mounted in areas where a Titan Tube wouldn’t fit and also increases portability. 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
  • 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
  • Talkback+:  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.
  • Effects:  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
  • Anti-Theft: 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.

Compatibale Controllers:

  • Astera ARC1
  • AsteraBox
  • CRMX Nova TX
  • W-DMX Transmitter

  • Tunable White - Ranges from 1,750K to 20,000K
  • Ultra High Color Rendering - TLCI >96, CRI >90, from 3200K to 6500K
  • 2h Boost Mode - 2.8 times the brightness in white for almost 2 hours (compared against the AX1)
  • Backside Display - Quick access to DMX setup, colors and hue, saturation, intensity control
  • Wired Data Connection ( + Wireless DMX) - DMX, Art-Net, sACN and power can be distributed via the PowerBox
  • Max Run Time 20 Hours
  • App Controllable
  • Wireless DMX Compatiable
  • IP65 Waterproof Rating






Total LED Power 36W
Maximum Power Draw 24W
TLCI ≥96
CRI ≥96
Luminous Flux 1450Lm
Emittance @1m 393Lx
Strobe 0-25Hz
Beam Angle 120˚
Field Angle 180˚
Pixels  8
Battery 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


Wireless Modules: 865-870MHz | 902-928MHz | 2.4GHz

Range 300m | 330 Yards
DMX Wired + Wireless (CRMX & W-DMX)
Housing Polycarbonate, Metal Endcap
IP Rating IP65
Relative Humidity 0-100%
Operating Temperature 0-40 ˚C | 32-104 ˚F
Weight 0.765kg | 1.68Lbs
Dimensions Ø4322 x 550mm | Ø1.6” x H22.7”


  • 1x Astera Helious Tube
  • 2x Astera AX1-EBLT Eyebolt
  • 2x Astera AX1-H Holder
  • 1x AX1-STD Stand