General Tools DCiS1 iBorescope WiFi enabled real time video capture

Minimum Purchase:
1 unit
  • iBorescope by General Tools
  • iBorescope in action
  • iBorescope behind a TV
  • iBorescope on smart phone
MSRP: $249.00
Price: $199.99
— You save $49.01


General Tools iBorescope Overview

One of the most innovative borescope designs we have ever seen, the iBorescope makes use of the high resolution display of the iPhone and iPad displays to provide unsurpassed display quality for any product in this price class. Super simple to use, the iBorescope is a TruTech Tools favorite when it comes to new technology.

Ideal for making high-quality video inspections of hard-to-reach or hard-to-see areas or equipment. Download a free iTunes(R) app, and in minutes your iPhone or iPad will be displaying real-time video! The app allows you to store video and still images captured by the iBorescope probe. The transfers are wireless, via an ad hoc WiFi hot spot (without Internet access) generated by iBorescope.


  • Generates ad hoc WiFi network (without Internet access) for transmitting probe video to app enabled iPhone or iPad
  • Long (35 in./900mm), thin (0.39 in./9.8mm diameter) flexible-obedient probe captures VGA (640 x 480 pixel) resolution video
  • Ideal camera depth of field of 1/2 in. to12 in. (12.7 to 305mm)
  • Longer and thinner probes for specific applications coming soon
  • Apps SNAP SHOT soft button captures still .jpg images of live video stream and saves files to Photos folder on iPhone/iPad. Photos can be viewed immediately, shared immediately by text, or shared later via e-mail or Skype.
  • Non-replaceable Li-ion battery charges through included USB cable (compatible with iPhone/iPad Power Adapter and all computer USB ports). Full charge is good for 3 hours of operation.
  • Thumb wheel on pistol grip turns unit on and controls camera lighting
  • In App controls for video attributes (brightness, contrast, hue, saturation)
  • Video Out jack and cable and Low Battery indicator
  • Includes three useful probe tip accessories (45 mirror, pickup hook, magnetic pickup)
  • 1-year limited warranty


Compatible with iPad, iPad 2, "iPad 3", iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, iPhone 4Srunning iOS4.1 or later
Security WiFi (WEP) password
Video Resolution 640 x 480 pixels (VGA)
Frame Rate 30 frames per second (fps)
Streaming Video Format MPEG4
WiFi Range 60 ft. (18m), max (unobstructed)
Camera Lighting 2 white LEDs
Camera Head Diameter 0.39 in. (9.8mm)
Camera Depth of Field in. to 12 in. (12.7 to 305mm)
Probe Length 35 in. (900mm)
Probe Minimum Bending Radius 1.77 in. (45mm)
Dust & Water Resistance Rating (Probe & Camera Head only) IP67
Operating Voltage 3.7V internal from 5V input
Current Consumption 600 mA, max @ 5VDC
Operating Temperature 32 to 104F (0 to 40C)
Power Supply Rechargeable Li-ion battery with 5V/1A output
Life of Full Battery Charge 3 hours, typical


  • Grip
  • Camera-tipped Probe
  • Charging cable with USB plug (compatible with iPad/iPhone Power Adapter and all computers)
  • Video Cable
  • Three Probe Tip Accessories (45 Mirror, Magnetic Pickup, Pickup Hook)
  • Hard Plastic Case
  • Users Manual



Software / App

Also available as an ANDROID app.

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