BirdDog NDI Converter Comparison

     
  BirdDog 4K HDMI
4K HDMI
BirdDog 4K 12G-SDI
4K 12G-SDI
BirdDog 4K QUAD
4K QUAD
BirdDog FLEX 4K IN
FLEX 4K IN
BirdDog FLEX 4K OUT
FLEX 4K OUT
BirdDog FLEX 4K BACKPACK
FLEX 4K BACKPACK
  Bi-directional 4K NDI to HDMI scaling converter with HDMI pass through and 12G-SDI out Bi-directional 4K 12G-SDI to HDMI scaling converter with 12G-SDI pass through Bi-directional quad 4K 12G-SDI scaling converter with HDMI multiview output Mini 4K HDMI to NDI converter Mini NDI to 4K HDMI converter Mini 4K HDMI to NDI converter with NPF battery plate

SUPPORTED VIDEO FORMAT

UHD 3840x2160 Up-to 60p Up-to 60p Up-to 60p Up-to 30p Up-to 30p Up-to 30p
HD 1080p / 1080i / 720p Up-to 60p Up-to 60p Up-to 60p Up-to 60p Up-to 60p Up-to 60p

VIDEO I/O CONNECTIVITY

HDMI 2.0 Input Yes - - Yes - Yes
HDMI 2.0 Output Yes Yes Yes - Yes -
12G SDI Input - Yes - - - -
12G SDI Output Yes Yes - - - -
12G SDI Selectable Input/Output - - 4 - - -

VIDEO CODEC SUPPORT

NDI (Full bandwidth i-frame compression) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes

AUDIO INPUT

2Ch, 48kHz HDMI Yes - - Yes - Yes
2Ch, 48kHz SDI - Yes Yes - - -
3.5mm audio Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes

AUDIO OUTPUT

2Ch, 48kHz HDMI Yes Yes Yes - Yes -
2Ch, 48kHz SDI Yes Yes Yes - - -
3.5mm audio Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes

DISPLAY

Integrated 4-line OLED Status Display Yes Yes Yes - - -
Integrated Multiviewer* - - HDMI OUT - - -

TALLY

Onboard Bi-color Tally indicator Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Selectable Tally indicator on video loop outputs Yes Yes Yes - - -

NETWORK CONNECTIVITY

Ethernet RJ45 1000baseT w/integrated PoE (Power over Ethernet) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Open SFP+ Cage (10gb SFP+ Adapters sold separately)* Yes Yes Yes - - -
Embedded Web configuration Panel Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes

WEIGHTS & DIMENSIONS

Size 135x85x25mm 135x85x25mm - 107×63×31mm 107×63×31mm 107×63×42.5mm
Weight 260g 260g 320g 140g 140g 150g

POWER

DC 12v Input Yes (16w) Yes (16w) Yes (16w) Yes (30w) Yes (30w) Yes (30w)
PoE (Power over Ethernet) PoE+ 802.3at PoE+ 802.3at PoE+ 802.3at PoE+ 802.3at PoE+ 802.3at PoE+ 802.3at
DC Output - - - DC 12v (15w max) - DC 12v (15w max)

EXTERNAL INTERFACE SUPPORT

USB to RJ45 for additional network in device support Yes (via optional USB adapter) Yes (via optional USB adapter) Yes (via optional USB adapter) - - -
USB to RJ45 for VISCA over IP PTZ control Yes (via optional USB adapter) Yes (via optional USB adapter) Yes (via optional USB adapter) - - -
Serial PTZ control (RS232) Yes (via optional USB adapter) Yes (via optional USB adapter) Yes (via optional USB adapter) Yes Yes Yes
USB ISO recording Yes Yes Yes - - -

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Part of the Midwich Group, Holdan distributes leading brands in the broadcast and video market, from Panasonic and Blackmagic Design to Datavideo and Teradek. We distribute products exclusively into established sales channels.

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