Bird feeders are a dime a dozen but if want a high-tech way of observing birds feeding and feeding more than just hummingbirds, and also prevent your friendly neighborhood squirrels from hijacking your bird feeds, well then you want to check out the Birdkiss S1 All-metal Smart Bird Feeder.
Billed as the first full metal squirrel-resistance smart bird feeder, the Birdkiss S1 features a slotted metal feeding design that makes it hard for squirrels and other animals to steal the bird seed.
As a bird feeder, it lets you feed your favorite birds while observing and documenting their behavior with an integrated camera. The camera is a cloud recording camera that records in 1080p resolution.
It is integrated with bird AI recognition that is able to identify over 10,000 species of avian creatures and with real-time notifications, it allows for easy monitoring and tracking of bird activity in your backyard. The camera further touts true color night vision, letting you observe birds at night with day-like clarity.
Birdkiss S1 is IP65 rated and has a modular design that allows for easy cleaning and maintenance. The modular structure also allows for customization to attract different species with add-ons like perch, nectar holder, fruit holder, jelly holder, and suet ball holder.
Powering the camera is a 5,000 mAh, rechargeable via the side charging port, and supplemented with a 3W solar panel.
Finally, Birdkiss S1 is designed with a mounting system that would allow it to be attached to a tree, wall, or pole. You can choose to hang it too. Plus it has a super cool design that will spruce up your yard.
You can learn more about the Birdkiss S1 over at birdkiss.co where you can also sign up to be notified when it becomes available. It will launch on Kickstarter on August 23, 2023, at 9:00 AM ET.