BirdDog Launches New Apps
- 19 April, 2023
AUS: BirdDog, a global leader in professional video production and live streaming technology, has announced a new suite of apps designed to make interfacing with BirdDog PTZ Cameras possible from iPad and iPhone, and viewing NDI sources on Android native TV’s and Chromecast with Google TV.
NDI PTZ Control
Designed to work with any NDI enabled PTZ, from any manufacturer, NDI PTZ Control makes controlling NDI PTZ cameras easier than ever before. With an intuitive interface, users can access multiple PTZ cameras, move them around, set and recall camera pre-set PTZ positions, and view the camera live in the viewing window.
When controlling BirdDog NDI PTZ cameras, the controls are even more powerful as Cam Control is built in giving access to all the colour matrix tools available to that camera, allowing users to tune the cameras directly from an iPad or iPhone.
NDI PTZ Control supports all flavours of NDI including NDI HX2, and NDI HX3, as well as High Bandwidth NDI which can also be viewed in full screen in proxy, or high-quality, enabling iPads and iPhones to become NDI source monitors.
NDI TV Monitor
Built for Android TV and Chromecast with Google TV, NDI TV Monitor provides an easy and pain free way to view all NDI sources including NDI HX2, NDI HX3, and High Bandwidth NDI.
NDI sources are automatically detected and using your Television or Chromecast with Google TV remote control you can switch sources using the channel change button and use the up/don/left/right buttons to move PTZ cameras around, and use the 1-9 numbered buttons to save and recall pre-set camera positions.
NDI TV Monitor is a free download with a watermark for users to check their TV capabilities before purchase.
"We’re really excited about the new suite of apps launched at NAB 2023,” said Dan Miall, BirdDog CEO. “These apps help reduce the barriers to access while providing intuitive support for the latest devices available to consumers.”
NDI PTZ Control is shipping in Q2 and will be available from the App Store for $19.99 USD.
BirdDog announces 5-year warranty for P and X Series cameras
BirdDog also announces an impressive, new 5 year global warranty on all P-Series and X-Series cameras purchased on or after March 1st, 2023. The new, industry-leading warranty term emphasizes the company's commitment to customer satisfaction and product reliability.
As a pioneer in the video and camera technology industry, BirdDog understands the importance of reliable equipment that stands the test of time. The extension of the warranty coverage reflects the company's dedication to delivering high-quality products and ensuring customers have the best possible experience with BirdDog cameras.
The 5-year warranty applies to all P and X series cameras, including, but not limited to: P100, P110, P120, PF210, P200, P240, P400, P4K, and the newly announced X120.
“We could not be more pleased to be able to offer our customers this new 5 year global warranty,” said Eamon Drew, BirdDog CMO. “We really do appreciate our customers and trust this will give them additional peace of mind when choosing BirdDog cameras.”