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Bering Optics PRODIGY PAR

The PRODIGY PAR is a thermal monocular made by Bering Optics and is part of the PRODIGY series.


The PRODIGY PAR contains a crisp 30mm f/1 objective lens focusing the available thermal radiation. The field of view on this thermal monocular is 14 by 10.5 degrees. It features a 4 times digital zoom to enlarge your subject. The eye relief distance is measured at 15mm.

Behind the lens of the PRODIGY PAR you can find the (uncooled, 17 micrometer) 384 x 288 pixels thermal core refreshing the image at 50Hz. The thermal contrast (NETD) of this thermal monocular is <80mK.

The physical dimensions of this thermal monocular read 193 x 70 x 70mm (lwh) weighing in at 440 grams. This device is rated IP66. It handles dust, shocks and water (splashes). It's rated for operating in temperatures between -20°C and 50°C.

The PRODIGY PAR is built to be used in scanning and surveillance, hunting adventures, police operations and search and rescue.


  • Picture in Picture (PiP)
  • Tripod mountable
  • Crosshair option
  • 4x digital zoom
  • Quick battery recharge
  • Rugged, compact and lightweight
  • Wi-Fi streaming
  • Water resistant
  • Manual brightness adjustment
  • Auto turn off timer
Lens30 mm
Diopter adjustment-3 +4
Eye relief distance15 mm
Digital zoom4 x
FOV (h/v)14 ° / 10.5 °
Focus range3m to infinity
Thermal typeUncooled
Sensor resolution (h/v)384 pixels / 288 pixels
Pixel pitch17 µm
Sensitivity80 mK
Display resolution (h/v)1280 pixels / 960 pixels
Refresh rate50 Hz
Image polarityWhite hot, black hot, red hot, colored hot
Output screen colorFull color
Startup time5 seconds
Package contentsFront lens protective cap, neck cord, soft carrying case, 2xCR123 batteries, lens cleaning cloth, manual, mini-USB charger cable
Dimensions (l/w/h)193 mm / 70 mm / 70 mm
Weight440 g
Number of batteries1
Battery life5 hours
Law enforcement
Search & rescue
Fire fighting
Operating temperature-20 °C / 50 °C
Environmental ratingIP66

Part of PRODIGY series