Yes, OBSBOT Tail Air can be used as a webcam.
Yes, OBSBOT Tail Air supports live streaming when using the SD card to record the outputted video.
Yes, there is a built-in microphone, and an external microphone can be connected via a 3.5mm jack. This means that it's possible to record audio from an external microphone device.
Tail Air has three charging methods: a USB-C to C cable, PoE (Power Over Ethernet cable), and an external 360-degree rotating base for charging.
There are several ways to control OBSBOT Tail Air. Besides the Smart Remote Controller, you can download the Obsbot Start App to control the Tail Air device on your phone and tablet.
The setup of your solution affects compatibility. Currently, our mobile app allows pairing of a single device with one mobile. The Smart Remote Controller can control up to three Tail Air devices. If you utilize the OBSBOT Webcam software for computers, its capability increases. With Tail Air devices connected to NDI, there's theoretically no limit to the number of devices, provided your network status can support this setup. For a wired connection, the number of ports and capabilities of your switcher are key factors for Tail Air's multicam setup.
The battery in Tail Air is not replaceable. If you need extra endurance, consider our 360° play-more combo. Alternatively, you can use a power bank to extend the device's endurance.
With NDI丨HX3 support, OBSBOT Tail Air can be controlled via the NDI protocol supported Controller and Switcher.
As the OBSBOT Tail Air supports the VISCA and NDI, you can control your devices via LAN by supported control panels or softwares.