Microsoft LifeCam VX-3000 comparison

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Price $59 at 1 store $75 at 1 store $19 at 1 store $85 to $129 at 5 stores $47 to $9,995 at 9 stores
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Release date June 13, 2006 June 13, 2006 September 20, 2006 May 22, 2013 April 08, 2011
The Bottom Line The Microsoft LifeCam VX-6000 offers unique features such as the ability to post photos directly to a blog, but its video effects and image quality don't stand up to that of competing Webcams from veteran manufacturers.

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Features Automatic face tracking technology
Automatic face tracking technology
Info unavailable 8 infrared LEDs
Logitech Fluid Crystal Technology
Face Recognition
1080p Full HD movie recording
USB 2.0 compatibility
720p HD video calls
System Requirements Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition
Microsoft Windows XP Professional
Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition
Microsoft Windows XP Tablet PC Edition
Microsoft Windows Vista
Microsoft Windows XP Professional x64 Edition
Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition
Microsoft Windows XP Professional
Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition
Microsoft Windows XP Tablet PC Edition
Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition
Microsoft Windows XP Professional
Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition
Info unavailable Apple MacOS X 10.5 or later
Microsoft Windows Vista
Microsoft Windows 7 (32/64 bits)
Windows 8
Interfaces USB
Hi-Speed USB
USB
IEEE 802.11n
IEEE 802.11g
IEEE 802.11b
Hi-Speed USB
Lens Iris Info unavailable Info unavailable Info unavailable F/2.0
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Optical Sensor Type CMOS
CMOS
Info unavailable CMOS - 1/3.2" - 2,000,000 pixels
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Camera Color
Color
Color
Color - Yes
Color
Dimensions (WxDxH) 2.1 in x 2.2 in x 2.9 in
2.2 in x 2.1 in x 2.9 in
5.3 cm x 5.3 cm x 6.5 cm
Info unavailable Info unavailable
Microsoft Certification Compatible with Windows 7
Certified for Windows Vista
Compatible with Windows 7
Info unavailable Compatible with Windows 7
Connectivity Technology Wired
Wired
Wired
Wireless
Wired
Software type [Jul 2, 2008 from CDS: Software] Drivers & Utilities
Drivers & Utilities
Drivers & Utilities
Info unavailable Logitech Video Effects
Drivers & Utilities
Logitech Vid HD
Focal Length Info unavailable Info unavailable Info unavailable 3 mm
Info unavailable
Focus Adjustment Manual
Manual
Info unavailable Info unavailable Automatic
Battery Info unavailable Info unavailable Info unavailable Info unavailable None
Cables Included 1 x USB cable - Integrated - 6 ft
1 x USB cable - Integrated - 6 ft
1 x USB cable - Integrated - 1.8 m
Info unavailable 1 x USB cable - 3 ft
Weight 3.4 oz
3.4 oz
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Manufacturer Warranty Info unavailable 3 years warranty
Info unavailable Info unavailable 2 years warranty
Dimensions (W x D x H) 2.1 in x 2.2 in x 2.9 in
2.2 in x 2.1 in x 2.9 in
5.3 cm x 5.3 cm x 6.5 cm
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Packaged Quantity 1
1
1
1
1
Product Description Microsoft LifeCam VX-3000 - Web camera
Microsoft LifeCam VX-6000 - Web camera
Microsoft LifeCam VX-1000 - Web camera
Belkin NetCam HD Wi-Fi Camera with Night Vision - Network camera
Logitech HD Webcam C615 - Web camera
Device Type Web camera - Fixed
Web camera - Fixed
Web camera - Fixed
Network camera - Fixed
Web camera
Optical sensor type CMOS
CMOS
Info unavailable Info unavailable Info unavailable
Audio Support Yes : Built-in microphone
Yes : Built-in microphone
Yes : Built-in microphone
Yes : Built-in microphone
Yes : Built-in microphone
Environmental Parameters (operating) 32 °F - 104 °F ; 5 - 80% relative humidity
32 °F - 104 °F ; 5 - 80% relative humidity
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