BirdDog A300 Gen 2 - BDA300GEN2
  • BirdDog A300 Gen 2 - BDA300GEN2
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Price: $7,495.00
MSRP: $7,495.00
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    • 30x Optical & 12x Digital Zoom with Autofocus
    • Simultaneous SDI & NDI Output
    • IP67 Weatherproof with a Rain Wiper
    • Custom NDI Silicon Chip
    • Sony Backlit Sensor & Image Module
    • Up to 1080p60 NDI/IP Video
    • 12 VDC & PoE Power Options
    Item # BDA300GEN2
    Mfr # BDA300GEN2
    UPC # 9354873000539
    BA # BIBDA300GEN2
    AS #
    AD # BDA300

    The BirdDog Eyes A300 Gen 2 PTZ camera utilizes BirdDog's custom NDI silicon chip and leverages an impressive Sony HD CMOS backlit sensor and Sony Image Module.

    Designed for serious production the image quality of A300 is best in class. Built on a true Sony Image module with Sony CMOS backlit sensor, A300 has super fast focus, incredibly sharp images, and amazingly fast zoom. A300 has frame rates up to 1080p60, 30x optical zoom, and outputs SDI, and NDI simultaneously

    Full NDI. No compromises.
    In the world of NDI there are two flavors, NDI and NDI|HX.  NDI is a variable bit rate, I-Frame codec that is reaches around 140Mbits at 1080p60 and is visually lossless.  NDI|HX is a compressed, long-GOP, H.264 variant that reaches around 12Mbits at 1080p60. A300 only Encodes and Decodes Full YUV422 NDI

    Sony Sensor. You deserve the best.
    The best pictures come from the best silicon. A300 is teams up a world class Sony CMOS Backlit Sensor with the BirdDog custom NDI® chip to form a match made in silicon heaven. Your productions deserve the best.

    Sony Image Module. Optics done right.
    Lightning auto focus. Insanely fast zoom. Precision optics. The only way to achieve the best picture quality is with image module made by the world’s best. A300 uses a true Sony image module to give unparalleled performance, picture quality, and responsiveness.

    All weather. Keep your NDI dry.
    With an IP67 rating A300 is perfect for fixed installations in outdoor and indoor environments. The nitrogen filled housing ensures no fog, and the external housing has been treated for corrosion resistance against salt spray. With -40°C to +60°C operating temperature rating A300 has been designed to withstand the most extreme elements on earth

    Nitrogen Filled Housing. Fog don’t live here.
    Never worry about missing the shot. With A300’s nitrogen filled housing there is no chance of the lens fogging up

    Category 4 Hurricane? Bring it.
    Designed for all weather conditions, A300 boasts an incredible Wind Load Durability rating equal to 60m/s. As long as you have it secured properly A300 will just keep on keeping on

    Infrared laser for focusing.
    Built in infrared laser with a range of up to 500 meters helps with focusing in
    low light conditions.

    Dual Output. NDI and SDI.
    With NDI and SDI simultaneous outputs you can use the A300 is ready to go live with your full NDI workflow, or if you are still in an old school SDI workflow you can control via RS422, RS485, and RS232 to future proof your investment by using baseband video now and move to NDI when you are ready

    30x Optical zoom. Over there is now over here.
    The two punch 30x optical zoom and all weather abilities of makes A300 perfect for outdoor and indoor fixed installations for sports such as football, baseball, hockey, ski fields, basketball, soccer, and more.

    You spin me right round baby. Right round.
    360 degree continuous rotation, 255 preset positions, Zero Deviation Positioning technology, and a preset movement speed of 150 degrees per second mean you will never miss a shot again.

    PTZ Keyboard. Take control.
    Combine A300 with the BirdDog PTZ Keyboard and you have total control of all functions remotely. The BirdDog PTZ Keyboard Controller that can control up to 255 PTZ cameras on a single network so can scale to even the most complex installations. PTZ Keyboard can control A300 over NDI or by RS422 / RS232 when using in SDI mode.

    PoE and Mounts. All options available.
    A300 can be powered by PoE with an optional PoE Injector. Designed to hang upside down the choice of mounting options gives coverage for virtually any situation. Wall mount, Ceiling Mount, Corner Mount and Pole Mounting options are all available.

    BirdDog A300 Gen 2 - BDA300GEN2 Specifications

    • Optical Zoom: 30x
    • Video Output: NDI/SDI
    • Image Sensor: 1 / 2.8 inch CMOS 2.13MP
    • Lens: 4.3-129mm
    • Digital Zoom: 12x
    • Horizontal Angle of View: 63.7o(W) – 2.3o(T)
    • Aperture: F1.6(W) – F4.7 (T)
    • Min. Illumination: Color: 0.01 lux (F1.6,AGC on,1/30s, High sensitive mode), 0.1 lux(F1.6,AGC on,1/30s, Normal sensitive mode)
    • Shutter Speed: 1/1 – 1/10000s
    • Focus: Auto, Push, Manual
    • White Balance: Auto, Indoor, Outdoor, Manual, OPW ,ATW
    • Exposure: Auto, Manual, Shutter/Iris Priority
    • Backlight Compensation: YES


    • Pan Movement: Horizontal:±360 degrees continuous pan (Zoom Adaptive Speed Range: 0.01°〜150°/S )
    • Tilt Movement: Vertical:+90 degrees to -15 degrees (Zoom Adaptive Speed Range: 0.05°〜90°/S)
    • Preset Positions: 255 (Speed adjustable: Up to 150o/s)
    • Environmental: Outdoor/Indoor, IP67, corrosion resistant treated housing
    • Infrared: Adaptive infrared, illumination up to 100m


    • Video Formats: 1080P 60, 59.94, 50, 29.97, 25 1080i 60, 59.94, 50 720p 60, 59.94, 50, 29.97, 25
    • Audio I/O: 3.5mm Audio In (Stereo), 3.5mm Audio Out (Stereo)


    • IP PTZ Control: NDI Control (auto configuring)
    • Serial PTZ Control: 2x RJ45: RS232/RS422/RS485
    • Serial Control Protocol: VISCA / Pelco D


    • Operating Temperature: -40 - +60 (oC)
    • Operating Humidity: =< 80%
    • Power Input: AC 24v, PoE 80W Ready (BirdDog PoE 80W Injector needed, optional)
    • Power Consumption: Min. 15W, Max. 60w (-40oC)
    • Dimensions: 210x210x333mm
    • Weight: 5.5kg


    • Video Compression: Full NDI – i-frame high quality low latency NDI for production
    • Network Protocol: NDI – Discovery, configuration and control
    • Web Control interface: Full control via Web/Mobile UI including Scene presets

    BirdDog A300 Gen 2 - BDA300GEN2 - What's Included

    • BirdDog A300 Gen 2 Camera
    • Limited 1-Year Warranty (3-Year on prompt registration)