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Pulsar Trail XQ50

The TRAIL XQ50 is a thermal weapon sight made by Pulsar and is part of the Trail series.


The Trail XQ50 features a crisp 50mm f/1.2 objective lens focusing the available thermal radiation. The field of view on this thermal scope is 13.1 by 9.8 degrees. It features a 4 times digital zoom to enlarge your subject. The eye relief distance is measured at 50mm.

Behind the lens of the Trail XQ50 you can find the (uncooled, 17 micrometer) 384 x 288 pixels thermal core refreshing the image at 50Hz.

The physical dimensions of this thermal scope read 292 x 72 x 76mm (lwh) weighing in at 560 grams. This device is rated IPX7. It handles dust, shocks, water (splashes) and submersion under water. It's rated for operating in temperatures between -20°C and 50°C.

The Trail XQ50 is built to be used in hunting adventures and police operations.



  • 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


Lens50 mm
Eye relief distance50 mm
Optical zoom2.7 x
Digital zoom4 x
FOV (h/v)13.1 ° / 9.8 °
Thermal typeUncooled
Sensor resolution (h/v)384 pixels / 288 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)292 mm / 72 mm / 76 mm
Weight560 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

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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