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Seek Thermal system

Pocket-size camera

Connection

Special lens

Carrying case

Plug and go

Heat lights up

Temperature detection

The Seek Thermal system is a camera and app that lets you take infrared thermal images of your surroundings to measure temperature. It's useful for home repairs, security, cooking and many more uses.

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Seek Thermal system

Pocket-size camera

Connection

Special lens

Carrying case

Plug and go

Heat lights up

Temperature detection

The camera itself is tiny and very portable. You can slip it into any pocket and carry it around wherever you go.

Published: / Caption: / Photo: Josh Miller/CNET

Seek Thermal system

Pocket-size camera

Connection

Special lens

Carrying case

Plug and go

Heat lights up

Temperature detection

The camera comes in either an Android or an iOS model and can work with many devices.

Published: / Caption: / Photo: Josh Miller/CNET

Seek Thermal system

Pocket-size camera

Connection

Special lens

Carrying case

Plug and go

Heat lights up

Temperature detection

The Seek camera uses a special lens that captures infrared radiation that everything around us emits. We can't see it with our naked eyes, so cameras like these help us visualize those rays.

Published: / Caption: / Photo: Josh Miller/CNET

Seek Thermal system

Pocket-size camera

Connection

Special lens

Carrying case

Plug and go

Heat lights up

Temperature detection

The camera comes with a very handy and well-made carrying case to keep it safe and sound.

Published: / Caption: / Photo: Josh Miller/CNET

Seek Thermal system

Pocket-size camera

Connection

Special lens

Carrying case

Plug and go

Heat lights up

Temperature detection

To shoot a thermal image, just plug the camera into your phone, with the Seek Thermal app running and you can start shooting photos or video.

Published: / Caption: / Photo: Josh Miller/CNET

Seek Thermal system

Pocket-size camera

Connection

Special lens

Carrying case

Plug and go

Heat lights up

Temperature detection

Using the camera, you can find hot or cold spots in your home, detect leaks and even take photos of your hands, like I did here.

Published: / Caption: / Photo: Sarah Mitroff/CNET

Seek Thermal system

Pocket-size camera

Connection

Special lens

Carrying case

Plug and go

Heat lights up

Temperature detection

The app's Spot mode will tell you the average temperature of whatever is centered in the photo. Here, that's my freezer.

Published: / Caption: / Photo: Sarah Mitroff/CNET
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