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web cam recommendation

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Post by Siles » Sat Feb 15, 2014 5:53 pm

Hi,

Looking for recommendation for inexpensive web cam with/without micfoe Skype. I already have a working mic.

Running M12B2-64. System is HP xw4400 workstation, dual core 2.4g with 8GB ram. My old webcam got damaged and no longer produces picture. UVC is loaded on system.

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Re: web cam recommendation

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Post by Eadwine Rose » Sat Feb 15, 2014 6:27 pm

I have the logitech quickcam E3500, works like a charm out of the box :smile:

It is not supernew, but that is fine. It works and does what it needs to do. It has a usb mic built in.
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Re: web cam recommendation

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Post by JimC » Sat Feb 15, 2014 6:31 pm

I bought a Logitech C310 on sale at newegg a while back, and it works fine for my wife using Skype (under Mepis 11) for video calls with friends and family.

Here's a listing for one at Amazon:

http://www.amazon.com/Logitech-960-0005 ... B003LVZO8S

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