Thermal imaging cameras have been around for a long time. They are used for industrial repairs and other similar applications. In the past few years, they have become more affordable and accessible. Here are 4 Android compatible thermal imagers that let you use your smartphones to detect energy loss, mechanical failures, and leaks:
FLIR ONE Gen 3: a thermal camera for Android smartphones with MSX image enhancement. It has a thermal resolution of 80 x 60 pixels with thermal sensitivity of 150mK. It has a object temperature range of -4F to 248F.
Hti-Xintai USB-C Thermal Imager: a 384 x 288 IR resolution infrared thermal imaging camera for Android phones. You will be able to capture images or video in real-time. The HT-301 has 6 color palettes for you to choose from. It has a temperature range of -20C to 400C.
Seek Thermal: a compact USB-C thermal imaging camera for Android devices. It has a 206 x 156 thermal sensor and doesn’t require a battery. It has a detection range of -40F° to 626°. It has a 1000ft detection distance.
PerfectPrime IR0102 Thermal Imager: this 32×32-pixel thermal imager runs on your phone’s power to detect heat variances. It has a temperature range of -4 to 572F. It has a field of view of 43 x 43-degrees.
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