World’s Best NDI Tools

NDI® by BirdDog enables systems, devices and applications to connect and communicate over IP in order to share video, audio and data.

It preserves visual quality, frame accuracy and course synchronization. High quality imagery is achieved with full 16bpp video color depth support. Additionally, audio requirements support 48kHz, 96kHz and beyond using 16, 32, and 64 channels. It interoperates with SDI and SMPTE ST 2110 among other standards, enabling mixing of all types of video delivery methods.

A variety of BirdDog’s NDI solutions exist:

  • MINI

Studio NDI

Focused on flexibility, Studio NDI functions as both an NDI Encoder and NDI Decoder. It’s capable of encoding resolutions up 1080p60 SDI and HDMI to NDI, as well as decoding NDI resolutions up to 1080p60 to SDI or HDMI. The aluminum case houses BirdDog’s custom NDI silicon chip and features a built in cross converter, active loop outs, audio intercom system, dual NDI encoding, NDI tally system and PoE. Studio NDI is compatible with Comms and Central Apps by BirdDog.



The entry point into NDI Encoding and Decoding, the BirdDog Mini is the world’s smallest NDI Encoder & Decoder. It features HDMI inputs and outputs, active loop outs, audio intercom system, NDI tally system and PoE. The Mini hardware only uses Full YUV422 NDI. Like most solutions, it is compatible with BirdDog’s Comms and Central Apps.


4K Family

The 4K Family is built around BirdDog’s custom NDI silicon chip. They feature 12 G SDI and HDMI 2.0 inputs/outputs. There is a built-in cross converter, as well as industry standard SFP+ for 10GbE and long range.

Active loop outs, audio intercom system, NDI tally system, and PoE are also part of the 4K Family solution. As is the case with most BirdDog products, the 4K Family is compatible with BirdDog’s Comms Pro and Central Pro apps.


BirdDog offers three different models:

1 x HDMI 2.0 Input

1 x HDMI 2.0 Output

1 x 12 G SDI Output


1 x HDMI 2.0 Output

1 x 12 G SDI Input

1 x 12 G SDI Output


1 x HDMI 2.0 Output

4 x 12 G SDI Input/Output

PTZ Range

Eyes P200


Eyes P200 is a full NDI production camera combining the power of BirdDog’s custom NDI silicon chip with a Sony CMOS backlit sensor and a Sony image module. It has frame rates of up to 1080p60, 30x optical zoom and independent, live triple outputs in SDI, HDMI and full NDI.

Eyes A200

The A200 is a weatherproof (IP67), full NDI PTZ camera designed for outdoor installations. It couples BirdDog’s NDI silicon chip with a Sony CMOS backlit sensor and image module, to create a camera with quick auto focus, astonishingly sharp images, and an incredibly fast zoom. Its frame rates are up to 1080p60. Additional features include 30x optical zoom and simultaneous SDI and full NDI outputs.

Eyes A300


Like the A200, the A300 full NDI PTZ camera is designed with inclement weather in mind. The external components are treated for corrosion resistance against salt spray and can operate at temperatures ranging from -40°C to +60°C. It also features an incredible Wind Load Durability rating equal to 60m/s. Thanks to the nitrogen filled housing, the lens won’t fog up. It includes a Sony CMOS backlit sensor and image module plus dual output NDI and SDI.

PTZ Keyboard

Through next generation NDI and IP technology, the PTZ Keyboard allows for universal control through mix and match protocols. A full featured PTZ keyboard, it supports NDI, NDIIHX, Visca over IP, RS422 & RS232 and offers Power over Ethernet. This keyboard is available for the P200 and is designed to control up to 255 PTZ cameras on a single network.



This NDI remote delivery and management software allows for distribution of NDI content to anywhere in the world. Utilizing SRT, Cloud offers 128/256 bit AES encryption to ensure secure streams over the public internet. Plus SRT video transport protocol ensures reliable streams, even over lossy networks. Cloud integrates with all BirdDog software and hardware solutions.


Contact us to learn more.