Astera NYX Review - The Quest for the Perfect Cinema Lightbulb. Astera NYX LED BulbAstera is quick to emphasize their roots as an event lighting company and while I'm sure their fixtures perform well in that environment, it in cinema where my, and I'm guessing your, focus is. Image credit: Graham SheldonAccessoriesYou can buy the NYX as a standalone purchase for $105, but then you would miss out on an outstanding ecosystem of new accessories created for the bulb.
Image credit: Graham SheldonConnectivityYou will need a $400 device called an ART7 to communicate wirelessly with the NYX bulb or you can connect through Bluetooth directly provided you update your Astera App to the latest firmware (V11. 33 or later). If you already have other Astera products, then the ART7 is a useful buy….