Blackmagic Design's Cameras that have been approved for Netflix productions are listed below. Netflix will continue to maintain and update this list as new camera systems become available and are evaluated by our technologists.
Netflix requires that 90% of a program's final total duration be captured on approved cameras using the following capture requirements in order to help creatives produce their best work and create compelling visual experiences for our audience. In the case of nonfiction, this threshold may be more flexible.
The BirdDog X120 NDI HX3 Wi-Fi Production PTZ Camera (Black) features a remarkable Sony Exmor R image broadcast sensor that offers exceptional low-light performance and image quality. In typical BirdDog fashion, the OLED display displays the IP address, 360° mohawk count, filter thread, and offers free auto-tracking and color customization through Cam Control. The X120 offers four hardwired connection options in addition to Wi-Fi, making it the most connected PTZ camera in the world. Additional connection options include NDI® over Ethernet, SDI, and HDMI for live production work, as well as UVC USB for Zoom & Teams. The X120 delivers production freedom like never before.