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Pulsar Core FXQ50 BW

The CORE FXQ50 BW is a thermal clip-on made by Pulsar and is part of the Core FXQ series.


The Core FXQ50 BW contains a crisp 50mm f/1.2 objective lens focusing the available thermal radiation. The field of view on this thermal clip-on is 5.6 by 4.2 degrees.

Behind the lens of the Core FXQ50 BW you can find the (uncooled, 17 micrometer) 384 x 288 pixels thermal core refreshing the image at 50Hz.

The physical dimensions of this thermal clip-on read 190 x 65 x 60mm (lwh) weighing in at 400 grams. This device is rated IPX7. It handles dust, shocks, water (splashes) and submersion under water. It's rated for operating in temperatures between -25°C and 50°C.

The Core FXQ50 BW is built to be used in scanning and surveillance, hunting adventures and police operations.


  • Fully Waterproof
  • Wireless Remote Control
  • Can operate between -25°C and +50°C
  • Automatic calibration
  • External Power Supply


Lens50 mm
Optical zoom3.1 x
FOV (h/v)5.6 ° / 4.2 °
Thermal typeUncooled
Sensor resolution (h/v)384 pixels / 288 pixels
Pixel pitch17 µm
Display resolution (h/v)640 pixels / 480 pixels
Refresh rate50 Hz
Output screen colorFull color
Startup time2 seconds
Dimensions (l/w/h)190 mm / 65 mm / 60 mm
Weight400 g
Number of batteries2
Battery life4 hours
Operating temperature-25 °C / 50 °C
Environmental ratingIPX7
Law enforcement
Search & rescue
Fire fighting

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 529 meters 132 meters 66 meters
Person 1862 meters 465 meters 232 meters
Vehicle 4509 meters 1127 meters 563 meters

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


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