The Forward FN455S uses proprietary software, cutting-edge electronic components and signal-processing algorithms to deliver one of the industry’s highest values of sensitivity in infrared spectrum (nighttime sensitivity). The result is a device offering flawless passive-mode performance in deep twilight, even night, without switching on IR illumination. High sensitivity in the range of 900-950nm makes it possible to use the Forward FN455S with invisible IR Illuminators.
High nighttime sensitivity, high resolution display and sensor, wide selection of brightness and contrast settings, quality optics and a powerful built-in IR Illuminator for operation in total darkness make the Forward FN455S the perfect tool for detecting large quarry at distances of 450-500 meters.
To install the Forward FN onto the front optical bell of a daylight spotting scope or binoculars, adapters of various mounting size are used. The adapter permanently attaches to the scope’s bell. This allows quick installation of the Forward FN attachment in front of the lens for nighttime observation. When the attachment is not used, the adapter accommodates a protective cap to protect the spotting scope lens in the daytime.
A new Pulsar Ultra-X940S removable IR illuminator emits 940 nm in the “invisible” range. The power level of the IR illuminator varies between 175, 350 and 700 mW depending on the required illumination intensity for the particular type of observation. The optical part of the illuminator provides flexible adjustment of the light flux direction for full and uniform illumination of the observation area.
Capturing still images and video is seamless with the Forward FN’s built-in video recorder. High quality videos will also record sound so you can capture your full experience whilst using the device. Image and video content is stored internally and can easily be transferred to PC/laptop via wired connection or wirelessly to your smartphone or tablet with the iOS and Android compatible Stream Vision App.
Forward FN uses an advanced self-contained autonomous B-Pack power supply system. The rechargeable battery IPS7 (6.5 Ah) fits into a special slot in the device’s body without protruding and delivers over 7 hrs. of operation from a single charge in the maximum consumption mode. Higher-powered IPS10 (10Ah) and IPS14 (13.2Ah) Battery Packs are also optionally available. Quick-release and wireless design, long operating time are the major highlights of this power system.
The built-in WiFi module connects the device with either Android or iOS smartphones using the Stream Vision 2 mobile app. This combination opens up a wide range of options: wireless device software updates, real-time image transmission to the mobile device screen, remote control digital functions and much more. Users registered in the application are provided with cloud storage space for photos and videos taken with a digital or thermal imaging device. An important feature is that the device is still compatible with the previous, first version of the Stream Vision application.
The highly sensitive CMOS sensor featuring 1280х720 HD resolution delivers a high definition image with precise detail rendering.
The ergonomic, Pulsar BT wireless remote operating panel, with encoder wheel, puts the full range of device's capabilities at your fingertips for comfortable, convenient, hands-off operation. . With the Pulsar BT, the hunter only needs to make minimal movements to control the digital attachment features and can concentrate on hunting.
Forward FN starts up within three seconds after ON button is pressed.
The Forward FN is fully waterproof featuring an IPX7 level of protection. The device is able to operate in precipitation of any intensity and survive a short-term submersion.
SumLight function increases sensor sensitivity, which allows passive observation (with IR off) in low light at night. The software automatically activates algorithms, such as summing adjacent pixel signals, frame addition, thus increasing sensitivity while preserving sufficient image quality.
A smartphone, free mobile application Stream Vision 2 and Internet access is all one needs to check updates and to install new firmware. This allows a hunter to receive new features and bug fixes for a Forward FN he/she already owns.
Forward FN is effective in use at low temperatures (down to -25°C). The frost-resistant AMOLED display features quick response rate and ensures a crisp image when viewing fast moving objects.
The Forward FN docks the proprietary adapter with the durable four-point bayonet assembly. Pulsar line includes three models of adapters to mount on scopes with a lens diameter of 40; 42; 50; 56mm.
Powerful interchangeable infrared flashlights for digital night vision riflescopes Digisight Ultra N450/N455, Digisight Ultra N450/N455 LRF, digital NV attachments Forward F455/F455S with adjustable power and precise setting of spot position in the field of view. Three-step power setting provides ability to regulate IR range and level of illumination of observed object.
Interchangeable infrared flashlights for digital night vision riflescopes Digisight Ultra N450/N455, Digisight Ultra N450/N455 LRF, digital NV attachments Forward F455 with adjustable power and precise setting of spot position in the field of view.
Interchangeable standard power supplies for Trail / Helion / Accolade / Digisight Ultra / Forward / Krypton / Lexion.
FN Cover Ring Adapters are special mounting units, that enable installation of Forward F attachments in front of the objectives of day optic devices (riflescopes, spotting scopes and binoculars). Adapters are supplied with a set of insert rings (the choice of the insert ring is defined by the outer diameter of the objectives housing of optic device). After installation the adapter stays constantly on the objective of optic device which allows installing the thermal of digital attachment in front of the objective swiftly. During the day when the attachment is not used, adapter serves as the mount for the protective cover (included in the package), which protects the optics of day riflescope.
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