FLIR E85 Advanced Thermal Imaging Camera Review

Jul 07
FLIR E85 Advanced Thermal Imaging Camera with 384 x 288 IR Resolution

The FLIR E85 is an advance thermal imaging camera from the FLIR E-series. Suited for the most demanding applications, this is a top notch professional camera for electrical and mechanical inspections. Its native resolution of 384 x 288 will provide necessary detailed reading of  problematic spots, displaying up to 110,000 points of temperature measurement. FLIR MSX image enhancement processes images and displays them with unparalleled accuracy.

Laser-as​sited autofocus improves measurement accuracy and is extremely responsive. You can also get different lenses for this thermal camera (choice of 24°, 42°, and 14°).

Flir E85 has a beautiful large LCD display that is around 30% brighter than previous models and has 160° viewing angle.


  • ​5 Stars on Amazon Currently
  • 384 x 288 Resolution
  • Spectral Band: 7.5 to 14 um
  • Temperature range: -4°F to 248°F and 0°C to 650°C
  • Thermal sensitivity: <30mK
  • Image Frequency: 30 Hz
  • Digital zoom: 1-4x
  • Automatic Lens Identification
  • Filed of view: 42° x 32°
  • Size: 4.6 x 4.4 x 11
  • Weight: 2.2 pounds


  • High resolution sensor
  • MSX enhancement
  • Bright 4" display
  • LED light for dim areas
  • 2-5-10 year Flir warranty


  • It is expensive, so think of it as an investment