BirdDog Mini HDMI to NDI Encoder
If you’re a house of worship looking for an HDMI to NDI encoder but you’re also on a budget, do not worry because this is a super high-quality encoder that costs under $500. The device is encased in an aircraft-grade aluminum case so that you can use it regularly without fear of it falling apart. This encoder supports resolutions up to 1080p60 and comes with a large tally display, making it perfect for all types of on-air productions. It is compatible with BirdDog Comms and BirdDog Central, and you can even use Power over Ethernet (PoE) if you wish. For professional results without breaking the bank, this is the perfect HDMI to NDI encoder to consider.
Lightweight at under two pounds and at a size of roughly 4” x 4” x .75”, this is a very sturdy device that can take a lot of abuse and keep on going. It will provide reliable services for many years to come.
Some of its many features include:
The ability to support up to 1080p @ 59.94 FPS
DC and PoE power options
Support for BirdDog Comms and BirdDog Central
Low-profile NDI interface
HDMI input and output
In addition, because it is a mini version of another BirdDog encoder, it is small, portable, and compact, making it super easy to transport from one location to another. This makes it perfect for churches and synagogues that frequently participate in remote broadcasts, travel on tour, or simply need the device for use in more than one room. The user interface controls include network, video, tally, and audio and comms settings, and there is even an embedded web configuration panel in case you need any firmware or control updates in the future.
And when it comes to the display, it is easy to read and even looks sharp with its red and green bi-color tally. You get a 2-channel, 24-bit HDMI embedded audio for both digital and analog. Because the encoder comes with its own universal AC adapter, the BirdDog Mini encoder is ready to be set up and used as soon as you get it out of the box. And it is easy to set up as well, so you can be using it within minutes after taking it out of the package. This mini encoder provides excellent results so that your house of worship looks as if it uses professionals to do the job. Only you will know the truth, but it won’t matter to your members and guests because they’ll love the results every time.