BirdDog 4K HDMI NDI Encoder/Decoder
Priced at less than $900, this 4K HDMI 2.0 NDE encoder/decoder is perfect for houses of worship because it does nearly everything that devices a lot more expensive can do but at a much lower price. You get everything that you need to begin using it immediately, including the encoder/decoder itself, a power supply cord, and even international plug adapters. With this device, you can encode and decode up to 4Kp60, and it is super easy to set up and use. In fact, encoding and decoding 4K full NDI has never been easier, and since it is built right into the 4K family, it requires zero configuration to work properly, saving you a lot of time in the long run.
The BirdDog encoder/decoder has some very valuable features, including active loop-outs, an SFP+ port for 10GbE connectivity, an audio intercom system, PoE capabilities, and a very capable NDI tally system. The device is compatible with BirdDog apps, including Comms Pro and Central Pro, and the built-in large tally light allows your on-air talent to immediately see when they’re on the air. In fact, most of the features in this encoder/decoder are there to make your life a lot easier and you don’t even have to be tech-savvy to learn how to use it properly.
Since it is lightweight at under two pounds and super easy to set up, you can be operating this encoder/decoder within minutes, not hours, after you take it out of the box. It is roughly 7” x 5.5” x 4” in size, which means that it is easily transportable from one location to another, and it even has a built-in cross converter. With this device, there is one HDMI 2.0 input port and two output ports that include an HDMI 2.0 output port and a 12G SDI output port. Since all of the HDMI connectors are 2.0, you get maximum compatibility with all of your destinations and sources. When it comes to conveniences for encoding/decoding devices, BirdDog has thought of everything.
When your house of worship needs an encoder/decoder, you can buy this one even if you’re on a budget. To get the power you need at a price that doesn’t hurt your wallet, BirdDog encoding/decoding devices provide just what you need for high-quality, high-tech presentations. You can use this encoder/decoder for all types of events, and its success can be summed up easily: its NDI tally simply works! For professional results, you need professional equipment and this encoder/decoder looks great, works great, and is super reliable as well, making this one purchase that will never disappoint.