The #DCiS4 iBorescope4 is ideal for making high-quality video inspections of hard-to-reach or hard-to-see areas or equipment. By running a free app from the iTunes® App Store or the Google Play Store, any iOS (iPhone® or iPad®) device or AndroidTM device can display, capture, store and view video clips and still images observed by the camera-tipped probe and sent to it via WiFi.


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  • Generates a local WiFi hotspot (without Internet access) for transmitting probe camera video to an app-enabled smartphone or tablet
  • Long, thin, flexible-obedient waterproof probe captures VGA (640 x 480 pixel) resolution video
  • Soft buttons on the app capture video clips and still photos of the live video stream. Clips and stills are saved within the app. Files can be viewed or shared immediately
  • Camera lighting controls are on the grip
  • Adjustable video resolution and brightness range
  • Includes three useful probe tip accessories (45° mirror, pickup hook, magnetic pickup)
  • Specifications


    • Compatible with: iPad, iPad2, "iPad3", iPad Air, iPad Mini, iPhone3GS, iPhone4, iPhone 4S, iPhone5S, iPhone5C, IPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, iPod touch (3rd, 4th, 5th generation) running iOS4.0 or higher; any device running Android 2.3 or higher
    • Video resolution: 640 x 480 pixels (VGA)
    • WiFi range: 60 ft. (18m), max (unobstructed)
    • Grip style: Pistol
    • Probe type: Fixed (non-interchangeable), flexible-obedient
    • Probe dimensions: 39 in. (1m) long x 9mm (0.35 in.) diameter
    • Camera depth of field: 1.2 in. to 10 ft. (30mm to 3m)
    • Camera lighting: Four white LEDs
    • Probe dust/water/oil resistance: IP67
    • Operating temperature: 32° to 104°F (0° to 40°C)
    • Battery life: 3 hours, typical
    • Power source: Four "AA" Alkaline batteries (not included)


    • Grip and fixed probe
    • Smartphone holder
    • Three probe tip accessories
    • Custom hard plastic carrying case
    • 1-year limited warranty


    • 7.25 x 3.75 x 1.4 in. (184 x 95 x 36mm) for grip


    Can the camera probes on the scopes be used in water, gasoline, or other types of liquids?

    All of our camera probes are IP67 rated for water, oil, and dust.

    Does General carry any scopes which can work with MAC computers?

    The scopes we carry that can connect to a computer are only compatible with PC’s.

    Are there any scopes which can be viewed on a smartphone or tablet?

    Our DCiS (IBorescope) line of scopes have an app available so that it can be used with smartphones and tablets.

    Which borescopes can be used underwater?

    The models which are completely submergible in water are: DCS600A, DCS605, DCS660A, DCS665, DCS665ART.

    Are any of the borescopes intrinsically safe?

    We do not carry any intrinsically safe scopes.

    What is the longest probe that General carries?

    The longest probe available is the P161830SM-M which is 30 meters long with a 5.5mm diameter. It can be used with several models such as the DCS16HP and DCS18HP.

    What is the slimmest probe diameter that General carries?

    There is a 3.9mm probe available for most of our high-end scopes such as: DCS800, DCS1100, DCS1600HP, DCS1800HP, DCS2000.

    Which scope(s) would be ideal for use in pitch black (or similar) conditions?

    The following models have light boost and anti-reflection functions for use in extremely dark conditions: DCS1700, DCS1600HP, DCS1600HPART, DCS1800HP, DCS1800HPART.

    What is the most compact scope available?

    The DCS950 (Palmscope) is a little larger than a cellphone with a 2ft long, 0.35in diameter probe, and comes with a nylon pouch with a belt clip.