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X1 and X1 Ultra: Bring on the X-Factor

• Revolutionize Your Content Creation: Meet BirdDog X1 and X1 Ultra, PTZ cameras that redefine excellence.
• Unmatched Performance: Experience smooth, controllable movement and stunning image quality with Halo Tally and AI Tracking, perfect for live production magic.
• Seamless Connectivity: With NDI® | HX3 and Wi-Fi, stay at the forefront of technological excellence.
• Industry-First E-Ink Display: An always-on e-ink display that provides essential information and remains visible even when the camera is off.
• NDI® | HX Decoding: Decode NDI® | HX* in real-time for confidence monitoring or teleprompting output directly from your camera.
• Elevate Your Creativity: Embrace innovation and let the excitement unfold with X1 and X1 Ultra.
• Supported Protocols: NDI | HX2 and NDI | HX3 supported. *Coming soon.

Tally Light

Professional results need professional tools. The X1 and X1 Ultra feature the most visible and effective Tally system available, with a large, daylight-visible border upfront and an interchangeable, illuminated numbering system at the back. Your cast and crew will always know where to look to keep your audience engaged.

AI Tracking

Every production can use a little help. The X1 and X1 Ultra keep your subject in focus with AI tracking technology, intelligently following your subject’s movements in real-time. Perfect for live events, spontaneous moments, or detailed presentations, AI tracking ensures well-framed shots without the need for constant manual adjustments.

NDI® | HX3

The X1 and X1 Ultra deliver superior network performance via NDI® | HX3 integration, reducing network impact while maintaining excellent image quality. BirdDog’s NDI® | HX3 surpasses certification parameters, providing reliable quality and performance.


No cables, no problem. The X1 and X1 Ultra come with built-in Wi-Fi functionality, allowing for flexible setup and operation in any environment.

Integrated NDI® | HX Decoder

These PTZ cameras are the world’s first to feature a simultaneous NDI® | HX* Decoder, simplifying confidence monitoring, return feeds, or teleprompter usage. This integrated solution reduces equipment needs and setup time, enhancing engagement and efficiency.

Always-On E-Ink Label

The e-ink label on the X1 and X1 Ultra is a game-changer. Displaying network addresses, customizable logos, and more, it ensures your setup is clear and easily identifiable even when the camera is off.


• 4K Brilliance: Superior image quality with UHD option available in X1 Ultra.
• Halo Tally: Highly visible Tally system with daylight-visible border and illuminated numbering.
• AI Tracking: Intelligent subject tracking in real-time.
• NDI® | HX3: Reliable network performance on more networks.
• Wi-Fi: Video and control over Wi-Fi for faster setup and better shots.
• NDI® | HX Decoder: Integrated solution for teleprompter, return feed, or confidence monitoring.
• Always-On E-Ink Label: Load camera details, name, and IP address for efficient setup and communication.
• Dual Network Output: Combines NDI HX and SRT/RTMP protocols for ultimate flexibility in streaming and distribution.
• Serial Control: Effortlessly integrate with existing infrastructure.
• USB Webcam: Connect directly to Zoom, Teams, and more via USB-C.
• Control Support: Comes with IR remote and hardware control support for BirdDog PTZ Keyboard, Skaarhoj, and more.
• BirdDog Apps: Compatible with BirdDog Central, BirdDog Cloud, and BirdDog iOS NDI PTZ Control (available separately).

Elevate your content creation with the X1 and X1 Ultra, where innovation meets performance.

Image Sensor
Sony 1/2.8” CMOS - FULL HD
Optical Zoom
Video Format
2160p @ 30/29.97/25fps, 1080p @ 30/29.97/25fps, 720p @ 30/29.97/25fps
Horizontal angle of view
Vertical angle of view
Diagonal angle of view
Auto, Manual
Auto, Shutter Priority, Iris Priority, Manual
Backlight Compensation
Digital Noise Reduction
2D and 3D Noise Reduction
Effective Pixels
8.29 MP

Pan/Tilt Rotation
±175°, -90° ~ +90°
Pan Control Speed
0.1 -80°/sec
Tilt Control Speed
0.1 -60°/sec
Preset Number
255 presets

Video Output Interfaces
HDMI, USB-C UVC 1.1, Network
Video Compression Formats
H.264, H.265
Network Interfaces
100M adaptive Ethernet port; POE IEEE 802.3af, Wi-Fi IEEE 802.11ac
Encoder Network Protocols
HDMI Decoder Network Protocols
Control Interfaces
10M/100M Ethernet, Wi-Fi IEEE 802.11ac, RS232 (input & output), RS485, TYPE-C(UVC1.1)
Control Protocols
VISCA Baud Rate: 9600/4800/38400/2400, VISCA-IP, NDI

Input Voltage
DC 12V,  POE IEEE 802.3af
Input Current
2.0A (Max)
Power Consumption
13W (Max)
Working Temperature
-10ºC ~ +40ºC
Working Humidity
20% ~ 80%
Dimension (W*H*D)
171.6*192.6*171.6mm/ 260*217*197mm (before / after packing)
Net and Gross Weight
1.35kg/2.05kg (Net/Gross weight)

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