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Pulsar Trail XP38 product image
Type: Weapon sight
Resolution: 640 x 480 pixels
Brand: Pulsar
Series: Trail

Pulsar Trail XP38

The TRAIL XP38 is a thermal imaging weapon sight made by Pulsar and is part of the Trail series. It utilizes a 640 x 480 pixels thermal core with a refresh rate of 50Hz and features a 38mm lens, giving you a field of view of 28.6 x 21.5 degrees.

The Pulsar Trail product range includes two lines of riflescopes; the Trail XQ38/XQ50 and the Trail XP38/XP50.

Models starting with 'XQ' are based on a 384 x 288 pixel thermal imaging sensor. Top models of the 'XP' line are based on a new cutting-edge 640 x 480 thermal sensor. Both sensors have a 17µm pixel pitch and operate at 50 Hz.

Trail thermal sights can be operated in the most extreme weather conditions, e.g. heavy shower or snowfall (the units have an IPX7 rating, in accordance with IEC 60529 specifications).


  • Fully waterproof IPX7
  • Long viewing range
  • Variety of reticles
  • High shock resistance
  • Stadiametric Rangefinder
  • Picture-In-Picture (PIP)
  • High Image Frequency
  • Remote control
  • Live internet streaming (Wi-Fi)
  • Video recording

Trail XP38 Specifications

Lens38 mm
Eye relief distance50 mm
Optical zoom1.2 x
Digital zoom4 x
FOV (h/v)28.6 ° / 21.5 °
Thermal typeUncooled
Sensor resolution (h/v)640 pixels / 480 pixels
Pixel pitch17 µm
Display resolution (h/v)640 pixels / 480 pixels
Refresh rate50 Hz
Image polarityWhite hot, black hot
Output screen colorFull color
Reticle detailsVarious reticles
Dimensions (l/w/h)285 mm / 72 mm / 67 mm
Weight600 g
TypeLi-Ion Battery Pack IPS5
Number of batteries1
Battery life8 hours
Operating temperature-20 °C / 50 °C
Environmental ratingIPX7
Law enforcement
Search & rescue
Fire fighting


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