Fluke FLK-TIX520 60HZ Thermal Imager Review

By Randy Angwin

Jul 26
Fluke TIX520 60HZ Thermal Imager review

The Fluke FLK-TIX520 60HZ Thermal Imager is a very high end Thermal Camera designed for large building/factory maintenance and troubleshooting applications. This camera features responsive touch screen, 180 degree rotating lens to allow for images in tight situations, and upscaling of images to 640x480 with is SuperResolution software. This allows for very clear and clean images making problem identification much easier and exact. The FLK also has built in laser distance detector which shows the object's distance on screen. This thermal camera can also stream video via HDMI or WiFi. The Fluke TIX520 is the camera for you if you are looking for a feature heavy premium thermal camera that will be used daily for exacting tasks that require the highest resolution and information to make informed decisions.


  • 320 x 240 (76,800 pixels) Resolution
  • SuperResolution Up To 640x480
  • Field of view 24 °H x 17 °V
  • Autofocus
  • Laser Distance Meter
  • WiFi Enabled
  • Compatible With Fluke App, Instant Upload, and Tool Connect
  • Picture In Picture
  • 5.7in Touch Screen
  • 240 ° rotatable (articulating) lens
  • Thermal sensitivity ≤ 0.03 °C at 30 °C target temp(30 mK)
  • 5PM Digital Camera
  • Laser Pointer
  • LED Light
  • Digital Zoom
  • 4GB Internal Flash Memory
  • Export Multiple File Formats
  • 60 Seconds Voice Annotation Per Picture
  • Remote Display Viewing
  • 3 To 4 Hour Battery Life
  • Temperature measurement range -20 °C to +850 °C(-4 °F to +1562 °F)
  • Able to withstand 1 meter (3.3 feet) drop with standard lens
  • 2 Year Standard Warranty


  • Very Versatile - works in a majority of situations 
  • Large LCD Touch Screen
  • Comes from a trusted leader in the industry
  • WiFi and App Enabled
  • Laser Distance Meter and LED Light


  • Expensive - not suitable for people or companies who will only occasionally use
  • Not as rugged or as good a warranty as FLIR products