Taipan TM15-256 Demo Model

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  • $649.00
  • Regular price $749.00

We have used this Taipan TM15-256 to show customers how to operate these scopes. It comes with everything that it originally came with and is in like new condition. It also still has the full 3 year warranty. 

This unit has a detection range of up to 776 yards. For the price, that is a great value. Check out this video to see what to expect for image detail. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2QlXtWQRLiQ

The AGM Taipan thermal monoculars have become synonymous with two words: Reliability and Simplicity. The Taipan TM15-256 is a great mid-level thermal monocular for anyone wanting to experience the capabilities of thermal imaging. Equipped with a highly advanced 12 micron 256x192 resolution thermal sensor and a 720x540 LCOS display, it’s a great tool for hunters, campers and general outdoors enthusiasts who want or need to detect the presence of other animals or people in complete darkness. The range of uses include blood-tracking for hunters which aids in game retrieval, enhancing safety and awareness for hikers and camp sites and general nighttime curiosity. The Taipan TM15-256 still comes equipped with many of the most popular software features that experienced thermal users have come desire: up to 8 hours of battery life from an internal rechargeable battery, Wi-Fi hotspot, AGM Connect app compatibility for exporting and sharing images and videos, 1.5-12X magnification, 8GB of internal storage with no need for a memory card and a 3 Year Transferable Warranty.

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Distance Measurement:

The device realizes distance measurement function after marking the top and bottom of target, and input the target height.

Hot Spot Mark:
The device detects and marks the hot spot of highest temperature. 

Mode Switch:
Device supports pallet switch and distance measurement. 

Built-in memory module supports video recording/snapshot capturing.

Digital Zoom:
Device supports 1×, 2×, 4×, and 8× digital zoom.

Wi-Fi Hotspot:
Device can capture snapshots, record videos, and set parameters via APP after being connected to your phone.

  • 256×192 resolution, 12 μm, high sensitivity detector
  • Adaptive AGC, DDE, 3D DNR
  • 720 × 540 LCOS display
  • Built-in rechargeable Lithium battery
  • Up to 8 hours continuous running (with Wi-Fi hotspot function off)
  • “Auto Power Off” and “Sleep” modes
  • Wi-Fi hotspot
  • Type-C interface
  • 3-Year warranty

Detector type: Vanadium Oxide Uncooled Focal Plane Arrays

Refresh rate: Sensor 25 Hz / LCOS display 50 Hz

Resolution: 256x192

FOV: 11.69° × 8.78°

  • USB Cable
  • 3 Lanyard
  • EU Plug
  • Lens Cloth
  • Operation Manual

Product shown herein is subject to US export regulations and may require a license prior to export. Any diversion contrary to US Government regulations is prohibited.



Black Hot, White Hot, Red Hot, Fusion

Working Temperature

-20°C to 55°C (-4°F to 131°F)


USB Type-C

Pixel Interval

12 μm

Multi Language menu


Drop Test Height

1.5 m (4.9 feet)


1.5x - 12x

Detector type

Vanadium Oxide Uncooled Focal Plane Arrays

Response Waveband

8μm to 14μm

FFC (Flat Field Correction)

Auto, Manual, External Correction

Highest Temperature Spot Tracking


Standby Mode


Refresh rate

Sensor 25 Hz / OLED 50 Hz





Detection Range (6' object)



Less than 35 mk (@25°C), F#=1.0

Lens (focal length)

15 mm


5 VDC/2 A, 1.5 W

Field of view (H × X)

11.69° × 8.78° (H × V)

Digital zoom

1×, 2×, 4×, 8×

Diopter adjustment range

-3 to +1 dpt


720×540, 0.2 inch, LCOS


Built-in memory module (8 GB)

Record Video

On-board video recording

Capture Snapshot


Battery Type

Built-in rechargeable Lithium battery



CVBS Output

Yes (via USB)

Battery Operating Time

Up to 8 hours continuous running (with Wi-Fi hotspot function off)

Battery Capacity Display



280 g (0.62 lb)

Overall Dimensions

158 × 61 × 57 mm (6.23 × 2.4 × 2.2 in)

Protection Level