Get the Flir One for its superior thermal imaging tech and overall ease of use, but be sure to consider specific, ongoing applications for this $250 accessory before you buy.
Flir FX has cornered the market on adaptability, but it has some major limitations that make it tough to recommend in its current state.
The PathFindIR II presents very gee-whiz imagery, but its cost and installation put it in a niche market, best for people with larger vehicles who drive dark, rural roads beset with wandering livestock.
The $250 Flir One camera accessory attaches to your phone or tablet for on-the-go thermal imaging capabilities at a fraction of the typical price.
The $250 Flir One thermal camera relies on special tech that makes its images a cut above the rest.
The aftermarket PathFindIR II kit from Flir includes an infrared camera and CPU with pedestrian and animal-detecting processing, equipping cars with safety-enhanced night vision.
Using an infrared camera, the Flir PathFindIR II can detect pedestrians and large animals in front of your car, helping to avoid costly and even deadly collisions.
A new iPhone case shown at Mobile World Congress turns your iPhone into the first consumer-level personal thermal imaging device that takes high resolution photos and video.
The Flir One attaches to your iPhone to show heat signals.
Starting at $349, the Flir One detects and displays live thermal images.