Microsoft LifeCam Studio

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84

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Microsoft's 1080p LifeCam Studio review

Summary

from $69.99+
Pros
  • Great quality in dim lightingVery flexible mountFull manual controls
Cons
  • Limited to 720p in most casesFar pricier than your average webcamMono sound
Microsoft's 1080p LifeCam Studio review

The 1080p webcam party is just getting started, Logitech kicking things off with the $99 C910 earlier this year, and now things are heating up with Microsoft making its appearance. Today the company is announcing the immediate availability of the $99 Lifecam Studio, an upgraded version of the LifeCam Cinema HD that's pushing more pixels and a few other nice features, like a threaded receiver for tripod use. Overkill, or is this the webcam you want? Click on through to find out.

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LifeCam

Type
Portable webcam
Resolution (video)
1920, 1080
Focus type
Autofocus
Connections
USB
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Specs

LifeCam

Type
Portable webcam
Resolution (video)
1920, 1080
Focus type
Autofocus
Connections
USB
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