REED Instruments R2050 80 x 80 px Resolution Thermal Imaging Camera

Learn more about the REED Instruments R2050 Thermal Imaging Camera. Includes features, pricing, and answers to common questions.

Updated on June 10th, 2019

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The REED Instruments R2050 80 x 80 px Resolution Thermal Imaging Camera is an entry-level thermal imaging camera featuring an infrared sensor, video recording, and auto hot and cold markers.

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REED Instruments, R2050 80 x 80 px Resolution Thermal Imaging Camera

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Infrared resolution of 6,400 pixels.

Vivid 2.8" color LCD display.

Built-in laser and white LED flashlight.

Can detect temperatures between -4 to 662°F

Key Features:



IR Resolution

80 x 80 (6400 pixels)

Thermal Sensitivity / NETD

< 0.1°C @ +30°C (+86°F) / 100 mK

Field of View (FOV) /Min. Focus Distance

17°x 17°/ 0.5m

Image Frequency


Focus Mode



1-32X continuous, digital zoom

Focal Length


Temperature Range

-20°C to +150°C (-4°F to +302°F);0°C to +350°C (+32°F to +662°F)


±2°C (±3.6°F) or ±2% of reading (Environmental Temp 10°C to 35°C, object temp >0°C)


Center Spot

Automatic Hot / Cold Detection

Auto hot or cold markers


Rechargeable li-ion battery

REED Instruments R2050 80X80Px Resolution Thermal Imaging Camera

Pros: IR sensor, able to take infrared and visual images, voice connotations.

Cons: Not WiFi enabled, no auto-focus.

Bottomline: Great thermal imaging camera for electrical and mechanical inspections.


The REED R2050 thermal imaging camera retails for $1,195.00.

Box Contents:

  • R2050 80 x 80 Thermal Imager.
  • Lens.
  • Li-ion Battery.
  • Adaptor.
  • Micro SD.
  • USB Cable.
  • HDMI cable.
  • Earphones.
  • Wrist Strap.
  • User Manual.
  • Warranty Card.
  • PC software.
  • Installation CD.
  • Soft Carrying Case.
  • Instruction Manual.


Can the REED R2050 Thermal Imaging Camera display both thermal and normal images?

Yes, the REED R2050 can display thermal and visual images, and has the ability to take infrared and visual images and record video with audio (voice annotations).

What is the resolution of the REED R2050 digital camera?

The digital camera is 5 MP.

Where can I buy the REED Instruments Thermal Imaging Camera?

You can buy the REED R2050 thermal imaging camera online from sites like Amazon and Walmart.

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