testo 890-1 – High-end infrared camera with digital camera

Be amazed by the precision and image quality of the testo 890-1 infrared camera. The entry-level model of the testo 890 high-end series successfully meets the thermographic challenges in professional industrial and building thermography. The rotatable, fold-out display enables measurements even in difficult-to-access places.

Product benefits:

  • High-end infrared camera with digital camera: Resolution 640 × 480 pixels, upgradable to 1 280 × 960 pixels with optional SuperResolution Technology, thermal sensitivity < 40 mK
  • Very large field of view thanks to 42° wide-angle lens
  • Panorama image assistant, auto-focus for less blurred images and JPEG memory function
  • Extensive accessories included: Transport case, memory card, pro software, SD card, carrying strap, mains unit, etc.

Product description

The entry-level model of the testo 890 high-end series means you are ideally equipped for thermographic challenges in professional industrial and building thermography. This infrared camera’s rotatable, fold-out display and its ergonomic rotating handle enable measurements even in difficult-to-access places.

The precision and image quality of the infrared camera will impress you in the following applications:

  • Analysis of building shells at a glance
  • Carrying out comprehensive energy consultation
  • Regular checks in electrical maintenance
  • Precise visualisation of critical temperatures in research & development
  • Optimisation of thermal management for components or assemblies
  •  Analysis of energy distribution systems

Infrared image output

Technical data
Infrared resolution640 x 480 pixels
Focusauto / manual
Image refresh rate9 Hz; 33 Hz; 33 Hz; 33 Hz; 33 Hz
SuperResolution (Pixel)1280 x 960 pixels
Geometric resolution (IFOV)1.13 mrad (Standard lens)
Minimum focus distance0.1 m (Standard lens)
Field of view42° x 32°
Thermal sensitivity˂ 40 mK at +30 °C
Spectral range7.5 to 14.0

Image output visual

Technical data
Image size3.1 MP
Minimum focus distance0.5 m

Image presentation

Technical data
Display type4.3″ LCD touchscreen with 480 x 272 pixels
Display optionIR image / real image
Number of colours8
Colours8 (iron, rainbow, cold-hot, blue-red, grey, inverted grey, sepia, Testo)
Video outputUSB 2.0


Technical data
Measuring range-30 to +100°C; 0 to +350 °C (switchable)
Accuracy±2 °C, ±2 % of m.v. (±3 °C of m.v. at -30 to -22 °C)
Reflected temperaturemanual
Transmission correctionIncluded

Measuring function

Technical data
Surface moisture distributionNot included
Humidity measurementNot included
Solar modeIncluded
Analysis functionUp to 3 measurement points, hot/cold spot recognition, isotherms, area measurement (min/max & average) and alarm values

Imager equipment

Technical data
Digital cameraIncluded
Video measurementup to 3 measurement points
Voice recordingNot included
LaserLaser marker
Panorama image assistantIncluded
Standard lens42° x 32°

Imager storage

Technical data
File format image.bmt; export option in .bmp; .jpg; .png; .csv; .xls
File format video.wmv; .mpeg-1
Storage deviceSD cart 2GB (approx. 1500 – 2000 images)

Power supply

Technical data
Battery typeFast-charging, Li-ion battery can be changed on-site
Operating time4.5 h
Charging optionsIn instrument / charger (optional)
Mains operationyes

Ambient Condition

Technical data
Storage temperature-30 °C; 60 °C
Operating temperature-15 °C; 50 °C
Air humidity20 to 80 % RH non-condensing
Housing protection classIP54

Physical specification

Technical data
Weight1,630 g
Dimensions253 x 132 x 111 mm
Tripod mounting1/4″ – 20UNC

PC software

Technical data
System requirementsWindows XP (Service Pack 3); Windows Vista; Windows 7 (Service Pack 1); Windows 8; Interface: USB 2.0

Standards, tests, warrenty

Technical data