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FLIR Scout PS32

The SCOUT PS32 is a thermal monocular made by FLIR and is part of the Scout PS series.


The Scout PS32 uses a quality 19mm lens to capture thermal radiation. The field of view (FOV) on this thermal monocular reads 24 x 18 degrees. It's equipped with a 2x digital zoom to capture additional details.

Inside the housing of the Scout PS32 you'll find the (uncooled) 320 by 240px sensor with a refresh rate of 9Hz. It's operating between the 7.5µm and 13.5µm wavelengths.

The dimensions of this thermal monocular are 170 x 59 x 61mm (length/width/height) and weighs in at 340g. This device is rated IP67. It can withstand dust, shocks, water (splashes) and submersion under water. Operating temperatures range between -20°C and 50°C.

The Scout PS32 can be used for surveillance missions and hunting.


  • Rugged, weather-proof, ergonomic design
  • Crisp resolution with optional 2X E-Zoom and Freeze Frame
  • Small and lightweight, at 12 ounces and less than seven inches long
  • White hot, black hot, and InstAlert display options
  • Intuitive three-button operation
  • Embedded LED task light
  • Rechargeable internal lithium-ion battery
  • Compatible with mounting on standard tripod
Lens19 mm
Digital zoom2.0 x
FOV (h/v)24.0 ° / 18.0 °
Focus rangeAutomatic
Thermal typeUncooled
Sensor resolution (h/v)320 pixels / 240 pixels
Spectral range7.5 µm / 13.5 µm
Display resolution (h/v)640 pixels / 480 pixels
Refresh rate9.0 Hz
Image polarityWhite Hot, Black Hot, InstAlert
Output screen colorFull color
Startup time5 seconds
Package contentsScout PS thermal camera, USB cable, wrist strap, soft drawstring bag, and product CD
Additional detailsFreeze Frame
Dimensions (l/w/h)170 mm / 59 mm / 61 mm
Weight340 g
TypeInternal Li-Ion
Number of batteries1
Battery life5 hours
Law enforcement
Search & rescue
Fire fighting
Operating temperature-20.0 °C / 50.0 °C
Storage temperature-20.0 °C / 50.0 °C
Environmental ratingIP67


Size comparison in hand
Promotional image
Top & bottom view
PS32, Group of deer (White Hot)
Black Hot setting
FLIR's InstAlert in action
FLIR Scout PS32 in the field
FLIR Scout PS32 , a closer look
FLIR Scout PS24 Cattle in field
FLIR Scout PS24 vs Thermal Emergency Blanket


Part of Scout PS series