Fluke TiX580 Infrared Camera

Bring your best to work.
The TiX580 is a rugged and superbly engineered 640 x 480 thermal imaging camera. Users can now perform thermal imaging inspections with more confidence and faster results than ever before – all with the ruggedness and ease of use expected from Fluke.

See sharper, crisper images for more exacting interpretation.
The 240-degree rotating screen makes it easy to capture images when equipment is in awkward or hard-to-reach areas. The ergonomic design and neck strap make long inspection days a lot easier. Outside, the rotating screen lets you make adjustments to minimize glare, and the large Fluke 5.7″ LCD touchscreen delivers a premium in-field viewing experience – truly “built for purpose”.

Powerful, new, easy-to-use Fluke Connect® SmartView® desktop software is included.
Fluke Connect SmartView desktop software is a comprehensive and connected software platform that represents the future of integrated equipment maintenance, monitoring, analysis and reporting. It’s easier than ever to optimize thermal images, perform analytics, generate quick, customizable, robust reports, and export images to the format of your choice in the cloud. And you will be able to integrate with Fluke Connect – the largest integrated system of software and maintenance tools in the world.



Description

Key features
IFOV with standard lens (spatial resolution) 0.93 mRad, D:S 1065:1
Detector resolution 640 x 480 (307,200 pixels)
SuperResolution Yes, on camera and in software. Captures and combines 4x the data to create a 1280 x 960 image
MultiSharp™ Focus Yes, focused near and far, throughout the field of view
LaserSharp® Auto Focus Yes, for consistently in-focus images. Every. Single. Time.
Laser distance meter Yes, calculates distance to the target for precisely focused images and displays distance on screen
Advanced manual focus Yes
Touchscreen display (capacitive) 5.7 inch (14.4 cm) landscape 640 x 480 LCD
Rugged, ergonomic design 240 ° rotatable (articulating) lens
Digital zoom 2x, 4x, and 8x

 

Temperature measurement
Temperature measurement range (not calibrated below -10 °C) -20 °C to +800 °C (-4 °F to +1472 °F)
Accuracy ±2 °C or 2% (at 25 °C nominal, whichever is greater)
Thermal sensitivity (NETD)* ≤ 0.05 °C at 30 °C target temp (50 mK)
On-screen emissivity correction Yes (both value and table)
On-screen reflected background temperature compensation Yes
On-screen transmission correction Yes
Live line marker Yes
*Best possible

 

Wireless connectivity
To PC, iPhone® and iPad® (iOS 4s and later), Android™ 4.3 and up, and WiFi to LAN (where available)
Fluke Connect® app compatible Yes, connect your camera to your smartphone, and images taken automatically upload to the Fluke Connect app for saving and sharing
Fluke Connect Assets optional software Yes, assign images to assets and create work orders. Easily compare measurement types – whether mechanical, electrical or infrared images – in one location.
Fluke Connect Instant Upload Yes, connect your camera to your building’s WiFi network, and images taken automatically upload to the Fluke Connect system for viewing on your smartphone or PC
Fluke Connect tool compatible Yes, connects wirelessly to select Fluke Connect enabled tools and displays measurements on camera screen. Five simultaneous connections supported.
Fluke Connect SmartView desktop software Yes

 

IR-Fusion® technology
Adds the context of the visible details to your infrared image
AutoBlend™ mode Continuously variable
Picture-In-Picture (PIP) 100%, 75%, 50%, 25% IR
Built-in digital camera (visible light) 5 MP

 

Lenses
Standard lens IFOV (spatial resolution) 0.93 mRad, D:S 1065:1
Field of view 34 °H x 24 °V
Minimum focus distance 15 cm (approx. 6 in)
IR-Fusion® technology Picture-in-picture and full screen
Optional 2x telephoto smart lens IFOV 0.46 mRad. D:S is 2145.1
Field of view 17 °H x 12 °V
Minimum focus distance 45 cm (approx. 18 in)
IR-Fusion® technology Picture-in-picture and full screen
Optional wide-angle smart lens IFOV 1.85 mRad, D:S is 525:1
Field of view 68 °H x 48 °V
Minimum focus distance 15 cm (approx. 6 in)
IR-Fusion® technology Full screen

 

Level and span
Smooth auto and manual scaling
Touchscreen adjustable level/span Yes. Span and level can be easily and quickly set by simply touching the screen
Fast auto toggle between manual and auto modes Yes
Fast auto-rescale in manual mode Yes
Minimum span (in manual mode) 2.0 °C (3.6 °F)
Minimum span (in auto mode) 3.0 °C (5.4 °F)

 

Data storage and image capture
Extensive memory options Removable 4 GB micro SD memory card, 4 GB internal flash memory, save to USB flash drive capability, upload to Fluke Cloud for permanent storage.
Image file formats Non-radiometric (.bmp, .jpeg), or fully radiometric (.is2); no analysis software required for non-radiometric (.bmp, .jpg) files
Memory review Thumbnail and fullscreen review
Software Fluke Connect SmartView full analysis and reporting software with access to the Fluke Connect system
Export file formats with SmartView® software Bitmap (.bmp), GIF, JPEG, PNG, TIFF
Voice annotation 60 seconds maximum recording time per image; reviewable playback on camera; Bluetooth headset provided
IR-PhotoNotes™ Yes (5 images)
Advanced text annotation Yes. Including standard shortcuts as well as user programmable options
Video recording Standard and radiometric
File formats video Non-radiometric (MPEG – encoded .AVI) and fully-radiometric (.IS3)
Remote display viewing Yes, see the live stream of the camera display on your PC, smartphone, or TV monitor. Via USB, WiFi hotspot, or WiFi network to Fluke Connect SmartView software on a PC; via WiFi hotspot to the Fluke Connect app on a smartphone; or via HDMI to a TV monitor
Remote control operation Yes, through Fluke Connect SmartView desktop software or Fluke Connect mobile app
Auto capture (temperature and interval) Yes
MATLAB® and LabVIEW® tool boxes Integrate camera data, infrared video and images into these software platforms to support R&D analysis

 

Battery
Batteries (field-replaceable, rechargeable) Two lithium ion smart battery packs with five-segment LED display to show charge level
Battery life 2-3 hours per battery (Actual life varies depending on settings and usage)
Battery charge time 2.5 hours to full charge
Battery charging system Two-bay battery charger or in-imager charging. Optional 12 V automotive charging adapter
AC operation AC operation with included power supply (100 V AC to 240 V AC, 50/60 Hz)
Power saving User selectable sleep and power off modes

 

Color palettes
Standard palettes 8: Ironbow, Blue-Red, High Contrast, Amber, Amber Inverted, Hot Metal, Grayscale, Grayscale Inverted
Ultra Contrast™ palettes 8: Ironbow Ultra, Blue-Red Ultra, High Contrast Ultra, Amber Ultra, Amber Inverted Ultra, Hot Metal Ultra, Grayscale Ultra, Grayscale Inverted Ultra

 

General specifications
Frame rate 60 Hz or 9 Hz versions
Laser pointer Yes
LED light (torch) Yes
Color alarms (temperature alarms) High temperature, low temperature, and isotherms (within range)
Center-point temperature measurement Yes
Spot temperature Hot and cold spot markers
User-definable spot markers 3 user-definable spot markers
Center box Expandable-contractible measurement box with MIN-MAX-AVG temp display
Infrared spectral band 7.5 μm to 14 μm (long wave)
Operating temperature -10 °C to +50 °C (14 °F to 122 °F)
Storage temperature -20 °C to +50 °C (-4 °F to 122 °F) without batteries
Relative humidity 10% to 95% non-condensing
Safety IEC 61010-1: Overvoltage category II, Pollution Degree 2
Electromagnetic compatibility IEC 61326-1: Basic EM environment. CISPR 11: Group 1, Class A
Australian RCM IEC 61326-1
US FCC CFR 47, Part 15 Subpart B
Vibration 0.03 g2/Hz (3.8 g), 2.5 g IEC 68-2-6
Shock 25 g, IEC 68-2-29
Drop 25 g, IEC 68-2-29/Engineered to withstand 1 meter (3.3 feet) drop with standard lens
Size (H x W x L) 27.3 x 15.9 x 9.7 cm (10.8 x 6.3 x 3.8 in)/1.54 kg (3.4 lb)
Weight (battery included) 1.04 kg (2.3 lb)
Enclosure rating IEC 60529: IP54 (protected against dust, limited ingress; protection against water spray from all directions)
Warranty Two-years (standard), extended warranties are available
Recommended calibration cycle Two-years (assumes normal operation and normal aging)
Supported languages Czech, Dutch, English, Finnish, French, German, Hungarian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Simplified Chinese, Spanish, Swedish, Traditional Chinese, and Turkish
Fluke TiX580 Infrared Camera