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Pulsar Axion XM30F

The AXION XM30F is a thermal monocular made by Pulsar.


The Axion XM30F features a crisp 30mm f/1.2 objective lens focusing the available thermal radiation. The field of view on this thermal monocular is 7.8 by 5.9 degrees. It features a 4 times digital zoom to enlarge your subject.

Behind the lens of the Axion XM30F you can find the (uncooled, 12 micrometer) 320 x 240 pixels thermal core refreshing the image at 50Hz. The thermal contrast (NETD) of this thermal monocular is <50mK.

The physical dimensions of this thermal monocular read 144 x 40 x 69mm (lwh) weighing in at 250 grams. This device is rated IPX7. It handles dust, shocks, water (splashes) and submersion under water.

The Axion XM30F is built to be used in scanning and surveillance and hunting adventures.



  • Small and light weight
  • Magnesium alloy housing
  • AMOLED Display
  • 5+ hours battery life
  • IPX7 Waterproof
  • 8 color palettes
  • Photo and video recording


Lens30 mm
Optical zoom3 x
Digital zoom4 x
FOV (h/v)7.8 ° / 5.9 °
Thermal typeUncooled
Sensor resolution (h/v)320 pixels / 240 pixels
Pixel pitch12 µm
Sensitivity50 mK
Display resolution (h/v)640 pixels / 400 pixels
Refresh rate50 Hz
Image polarityWhite Hot, Black Hot,Red Hot, Rainbow, Ultramarine, Red Monochrome, Sepia, Violet
Output screen colorFull color
Dimensions (l/w/h)144 mm / 40 mm / 69 mm
Weight250 g
TypeLi-Ion Battery Pack
Number of batteries1
Battery life5 hours
Law enforcement
Search & rescue
Fire fighting
Environmental ratingIPX7

DRI Ranges

DRI stands for Detection, Recognition and Identification and is based on the widely used Johnson's criteria.

  • Detection Detect if an object is present
  • Recognition See what type of object it is (i.e. person, vehicle, airplane)
  • Identification For example see if someone is a friend or foe
Detection Recognition Identification
Rabbit 450 meters 112 meters 56 meters
Person 1583 meters 395 meters 197 meters
Vehicle 3833 meters 958 meters 479 meters

Please note that these values are calculated, always consult the manufacturer for official range numbers.


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