BirdDog BD4KSDI 4K SDI - 12G SDI 4Kp60 NDI Encoder/Decoder


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    BDOG-BD4KSDI - Overview

    Next Level NDI® Tools.
    Following on from the award winning HD NDI® products, the 4K Family has been engineered from the ground up for real-world users. Built around BirdDog's custom NDI® silicon chip and housed in an aircraft grade aluminium case, features include 12G SDI and HDMI 2.0 inputs and outputs, built-in cross converter, SFP+ port for 10GbE connectivity, active loop outs, audio intercom system, NDI® tally system, PoE, and compatibility with BirdDog's Comms Pro and Central Pro apps.

    Encode & Decode up to 4Kp60.
    With support for all resolutions up to 4Kp60, including all HD resolutions, Encoding and Decoding 4K Full NDI® has never been easier.*

    12G & HDMI 2.0 connections.
    All SDI connectors on the 4K line are 12G SDI, including all four SDI connectors on 4K Quad. All the HDMI connectors are 2.0 for maximum compatibility with your sources and destinations.

    SFP+ for 10GbE & long range.
    Industry standard SFP+ connection allows for short, medium, and long range connections over fiber and supports Ethernet protocols from 1GbE to 10GbE.

    NDI Tally that just works.
    A full Tally system is built right into the 4K Family and it requires zero configuration. Includes a built-in large Tally light for your on-air talent to easily see which camera is live, plus user selectable Tally borders on loop out.

    Cross Converter.
    All 4K products include a built in cross converter and of the 12G SDI inputs can be looped out the HDMI 2.0 port and any of the HDMI 2.0 inputs can be looped out the 12G SDI.

    PTZ Control.
    With the optional USB to Ethernet dongle you can control any PTZ camera that supports NDI®, NDI|HX, or Visca over IP.

    Free Comms Lite. Upgrade to Comms Pro.
    4K Family include free Audio Intercom software, Comms Lite. Comms Lite supports four BirdDog devices and one Director.

    Need a more powerful Audio Intercom solution? An upgrade to Comms Pro(sold separately) gives you all the amazing features of Comms Lite plus allows you create you up to five groups, adds additional push to talk buttons for the director, ability to change groups on the fly, plus more.

    *Current firmware supports all encode or all decode. Simultaneous Encode & Decode will be added with free future firmware update.

    • Features:

      • Encode & Decode up to 4Kp60.
      • 12G & HDMI 2.0 connections.
      • SFP+ for 10GbE & long range.
      • NDI Tally that just works.
      • PTZ Control.
    • Specifications:

      • Supported Video Formats:
      • UHD 3840x2160: 23.98, 25.00, 29.97, 30.00, 50.00, 59.94, 60.00
      • HD 1920x1080p: 23.98, 25.00, 29.97, 30.00, 50.00, 59.94, 60.00
      • HD 1920x1080i: 50.00i, 59.94i
      • HD 1280x720p: 50.00p, 59.94p, 60.00p

        Video I/O Connectivity:
      • 1x HDMI 2.0 output
      • 1x 12G SDI input
      • 1x 12G SDI output

        Audio input:
      • HDMI: 2Ch, 48kHz
      • 3.5mm AUDIO: Stereo Headphone/line output

        Video Processing
      • Downconvert NDI output: 4K -> 1080p, 1080p -> 720p

        Weights & Dimensions:
      • Size: 5.3 inch x 3.34 inch x 0.98 inch (135x85x25mm)
      • Weight: 0.57lb (260g)

      • DC Input: DC 12v / 16w
      • PoE (Power over Ethernet): PoE+ 802.3at
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