REED R8500 Recordable 9mm Video Inspection Camera


9mm camera diameter and 2.5" color TFT LCD monitor. Saves high resolution images and records video.

REED R8500 Offers

This high resolution video inspection camera features a 39" (1m) gooseneck cable with 9mm camera. The R8500 is capable of saving images and recording video on an external memory card (sold separately). The R8500 includes a camera mountable magnet, hook and mirror to assist with specific applications.


  • Camera and video functions save high resolution images and video
  • Comfortable pistol grip design
  • High resolution 2.5" color LCD monitor
  • 9mm waterproof (IP67) camera head
  • Gooseneck cable retains configured shape
  • Cable expandable up to 30 ft. (~9m) with extensions (optional)
  • Four high visibility LED lights provide illumination in dimly lit environments
  • Expandable memory up to 32Gb (SD card sold separately)
  • 180° mirror rotation function
  • Low battery indicator and auto shut off\

REED R8500 Specifications


Lens Sensor Resolution 640 x 480

Camera Diameter 0.35" (9mm)

Short Distance Focus 1.18 to 2.36" (3 to 6cm)

Depth of Field 10mm to infinity

Viewing Angle 0 to 180°

General Specifications

Display 2.5" Color TFT LCD

Display Resolution 480 x 240

Frames per Second (FPS) 30

Standard Gooseneck/Cable Length 39" (1m)

Rotate Display Yes (180°)

Playback Photo (JPEG) and Video (AVI)

Digital Zoom 4x

Memory SD Card (up to 32Gb)

Time and Date Stamp Yes

Data Output USB / SD Card

LED Brightness Adjustment Yes (4 white LEDs)

Low Battery Indicator Yes

Power Supply 4 AA Batteries

Auto Power Off Yes (after 10 minutes)

On-Screen Supported Languages English, German, French, Spanish

Product Certifications CE, RoHS, IP67 (Camera Head)

Operating Temperature 14 to 122°F (-10 to 50°C)

Storage Temperature 14 to 113°F (-10 to 45°C)

Operating Humidity Range 15 to 85%

Dimensions 6 x 3 x 2" (152 x 76 x 51 mm)

Weight 12.7oz (359g)

What's included with the REED R8500

  • Video Borescope
  • 9mm Camera Head
  • Magnet, Hook and Mirror Attachments
  • Batteries
  • USB Cable
  • Hard Carrying Case

Ideal Applications for the REED R8500

  • Building and home inspection
  • Pest control
  • HVAC/R and refrigeration
  • Visual inspections of aircraft engines
  • Steam turbines
  • Automotive and truck engines
  • Manufacturing of machined or cast parts
  • Inspection of critical interior surfaces for burrs, surface finish or complete through-holes