Q & A
Q: Will Flir One Pro for Android fit with my case?
A: The adjustable connection knob allows it to fit over nearly all cases. This new feature is a great upgrade over previous models, which didn’t work with every case in common use.
Q: What is the default connection of the Flir One Pro for Android?
A: USB-C is the default connection but a USB Micro adapter can be used.
Q: Can I use any USB-C to Micro USB adaptor?
A: No, not all adapters are compatible. Some adapters only carry power, where others are not designed to allow a phone to act as a host, instead of a device. This is capability is called OTG, or USB on the go.
Q: This is much less expensive than other thermal imagers, but with higher resolution. Is it a trick?
A: Not at all! Thermal sensor design is evolving all the time, like the cameras on your phone. The Flir One Pro has a great sensor, better than some stand alone models.
Q: Can I use the Flir One Pro for my job site?
A: The Flir One Pro is a great and handy tool for technicians, but it doesn’t meet all challenges you may face. You have to use a phone or tablet, which aren’t always available, and the Flir One Pro has lower sensitivity than some full featured stand-alone cameras. Additionally, tThe Flir One Pro, like your phone, probably isn’t ruggedized or drop rated.