Our Top Choice
Fluke 62 MAX IR Thermometer
Choosing a brand that is leading the electronic test tools and software industry cannot be a bad thing. Fluke manufactures quality, durable products such as their 62 MAX IR Thermometer.
Dust and water resistant. Durable and great for frequent use. Gives high temperature readings. Best seller on Amazon. Backlit display.
No thermal imaging camera.
Dual laser pinpoint
Large backlit display
Single AA battery
From -20F to 932F
Etekcity Lasergrip 774 Digital Laser Thermometer
Etekcity produce electronics, outdoor and home improvement products. They have a wide variety of quality measuring tools including the tough Lasergrip 774 IR thermometer.
Inexpensive model. Does the job at an affordable price. Happy customers. Measures up to 716F.
Some jobs may require higher temperature readings than this product’s max of 380C or 716F.
Digital laser thermometer
From -58F to 716F
Flir E4 Thermal Imaging Camera
Flir is the creator of various products which are designed to help its customers get a better grasp of the world around them, and to help that world grow better.
Thermal imaging. Large 3” screen. Long battery life. More detailed than a normal IR thermometer.
Isolated complaints of a low-quality USB port.
Thermal imaging camera
640x480 digital camera/MSX
Swappable 4 hour Li-ion battery
From -4F to 482F
Santamedical Professional Non-contact Temperature Gun
Santamedical produce a range of quality medical products. This non-contact temperature gun is perfect for testing your little ones temperature without distressing them.
No need to disinfect + super-fast readings. 3 settings: body, surface, or ambient room temperature. Great for any children who don’t like their temp being read.
More expensive than traditional thermometer, but definitely worth the investment.
Clinical non-contact thermometer
Work/home. Adults and children.
2 x AA batteries
From 89F to 109F
RadioShack Pocket IR Thermometer
Great gift for the home engineer to get accurate temperature readings on household items like vents, doors, and windows. Pocket sized for accurate temperature readings.
Super affordable and waterproof. Clips to your shirt pocket for easy accessibility throughout the day.
May not be the best option when you need absolutely accurate numbers.
Pocket IR thermometer
1 x AA battery (included)
From -27F to 230F