First Look: Sightmark Wraith Mini Thermal Riflescope

An improved and more-compact version of the Wraith thermal vision optic.

posted on May 28, 2023
Sightmark Wraith Mini Thermal Riflescope

The Sightmark Wraith Mini Thermal Riflescope is a compact, lightweight optic that has a user-friendly step-through menu, making it a great choice for hunters, law enforcement, security teams, home defense, boaters and nighttime explorers. The Wraith Mini Thermal’s 384x288 microbolometer sensor exposes hard-to-see elements on a 1024x768 digital display, while built-in audio and video recording to a micro-SD card provides users the ability to record their hunts for later playback.

“Our Wraith line has been extremely successful,” said James Sellers, Sellmark Founder and CEO. “We wanted to take the next step in providing hunters with solutions that are efficient, effective and intuitive.

The Sightmark Wraith Mini Thermal Riflescope has a 17-micron pixel pitch, 2-16x digital zoom with five color display palettes and a wide array of reticle colors and styles for a fully customized field of view. The Wraith Mini Thermal also allows storage of up to five firearm profiles for quick, easy transitions across multiple rifle platforms. The Wraith Mini Thermal is Powered by CR123A batteries and is good for 3.5 to 4.5 hours of operation, depending on video recording and other factors. The scope is also compatible Lithium-ion power banks such as Sightmark’s 6000 mAh, Picatinny rail compatible Mini QD battery pack when extended use is required.

Wraith Mini Thermal Riflescope Specifications

  • Max. Caliber Rating: .308 Win.
  • Sensor Resolution: 384x288 pixels
  • Display Type: OLED
  • Display Resolution: 1024x768
  • Built-In Video Recorder Availability: Yes
  • Pixel Pitch: 17 µm
  • Spectral Range: 8 to 14 µm
  • Magnification: 2x optical
  • Lens Diameter: 35mm
  • Digital Zoom: 1-8X
  • Field of View: 13 degrees
  • Detection Range: 1,400 yards
  • Battery Type    2x CR123A
  • Battery Life: 3.5 hours video mode / 4.4 hours preview mode
  • External Power Supply: 5V via USB
  • Body Material: Aluminum
  • Accessory Rail Mount: Picatinny
  • Length (with flip up caps): 6.65 inches
  • Width: 3.03 inches
  • Height: 2.91 inches
  • Weight: 19.3 ounces

MSRP for the Wraith Mini 2-16x35 Thermal Riflescope is $2,099, and more information on this optic or other products from Sightmark is available at


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