Pulsar Axion Key XM30 Thermal Monocular
The Pulsar Axion Key XM30 is an affordable alternative to the other thermal imaging monoculars currently on the market without sacrificing quality. It offers a high level of technical specifications with its 960×720 LCOS display & 320×240 12 µm core thermal sensor.
The Axion Key XM30 has a 2.5x base magnification which increases to 10x with digital zoom, as well as a 1200m detection range. It’s instant start-up allows you to save battery power whilst still being able to quickly use it when the right moment comes. It’s Picture in Picture function allows you to zoom in on a secondary image on the screen whilst still maintaining your field of view.
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The 8 colour palettes enhance your viewing capabilities;
- “White Hot” offers incredible versatility
- “Hot Black” is often the best for viewing wildlife
- “Red Monochrome” helps to prevent/reduce backlight from exiting the eyepiece
- “Sepia” improves long-range observation
- “Red Hot”, “Rainbow” & “Ultramarine” enhance temperature differences of various object attributes
- “Violet” helps to identify objects fast
The lightweight, ultra compact and rugged magnesium alloy housing makes it easy to carry around in any standard-sized pocket and it’s ergonomic design lets it fit perfectly in your hand. It has a IPX7 waterproof rating from snow, heavy rainfall or other precipitation. It can even survive water submersion up to 1m for 30 minutes.
The B-pack power system uses miniature power elements to provide long operation time and can be quickly replaced. B-pack mini batteries charge quickly either in the unit connected by a USB or via the included charger station.
Key differences – Axion Key XM30 vs Axion XM30S
- The display on the Key XM30 is 960×720 where as the XM30S has an HD 1024×768 display
- XM30S has a 4.5x Base magnification which can be increased to 18x, as opposed to the 2.5-10x magnification on the Key XM30
- The Axion XM30S can record videos or images and it has a Wi-Fi that is used for the Stream Vision app – the Key XM30 cannot record or link via WiFi
Axion Key XM30 Included Items:
- APS3 battery pack
- Battery pack charging kit
- Carry Case
- USB cable
- Hand strap