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Genius FaceCam 1000X
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Genius FaceCam 1000X Webcam

1MP 30fps 1280 X 720 Jun 2014
Megapixel Count Maximum Frame Rate Built-In Microphone Maximum Video Resolution Release Date
... is great to use on a PC or notebook for video chatting.The 720p HD image quality and 3X digital zoom provides a clearer and wider screen experience.It has a MIC built in that makes your voice... More
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Average User Reviews

Based on 10 user reviews the average user rating of this Genius webcam is 78%.

Good Picture Quality

One Genius FaceCam 1000X reviewer who purchased the product mentioned that it produced a sharp image.

Good Product Quality

Several Genius FaceCam 1000X reviewers wrote in their reviews that this webcam was good quality. Amazon Customer mentioned on Amazon in October “The image below was the best quality i could get it too” in their review. Brandon Woodall mentioned “Works great and is good quality with the curtains closed”.

Genius Webcams Have Good Reviews

Genius low megapixel count webcams have good ratings on average and across all webcams Genius is one of the better rated brands.

Has a Built-In Microphone

Like most of the other webcams of this age and spec, the FaceCam 1000X has a built-in microphone.

There are a number of other webcams with a built-in microphone currently available that you might also want to consider including because of it's better review score, the HP AU165AA[plb_478038_price], the Logitech C110[plb_326943_price], or the Microsoft LifeCam VX-800[plb_473212_price].

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Windows 8 Windows Operating System

The FaceCam 1000X supports a Windows 8 Windows operating system which is newer than the Windows Vista Business Windows operating system supported by most similar spec webcams that have been available for more than two years. In addition, this Genius webcam support Windows 7 Home Basic, Windows 7 Home Premium, Windows 7 Professional, Windows 8 Pro, Windows Vista Home Basic, Windows Vista Home Premium and Windows XP Home and Windows XP Professional Windows operating systems.

A Windows 8 Windows operating system is in fact the best supported Windows operating systems support amongst all low megapixel count webcams that have been around for a comparable time to the FaceCam 1000X.

A Windows 2000 Professional Windows operating system is the worst supported Windows operating systems support amongst similar types of webcam.

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Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks Mac Operating System

This webcam supports a Mac OS X 10.4 Tiger|Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard|Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard|Mac OS X 10.7 Lion|Mac OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion|Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks Mac operating system, which is the most commonly supported Mac operating system on webcams of a similar type and age to it.

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Has a Zoom Capability

The FaceCam 1000X has a zoom capability, unlike most of the other webcams that have been around for more than two years which do not have a zoom capability.

There are a number of alternative webcams with a zoom capability currently available which you might want to consider including the Mediatech MT4030K[plb_1998655_price] which has better reviews.

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1280×720@30fps Resolution At Capture Speed

The FaceCam 1000X has a better resolution at capture speed than most webcams that have been around for a similar time to it. This webcam has a 1280×720@30fps resolution at capture speed, whereas most webcams of this age and type have a 640x480@30fps resolution at capture speed.

This webcam's resolution at capture speed (1280×720@30fps) is in fact the best resolution at capture speed amongst all webcams that have been on the market for more than two years.

A 640x480@30fps resolution at capture speed is the worst resolution at capture speed across similar types of webcam.

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Very Shallow

With a depth of only 20 millimeters, the FaceCam 1000X is one of the shallower comparable spec webcams that have been on the market for around the same time as the FaceCam 1000X amongst low megapixel count webcams of this age. The shallowest webcam of a similar age and spec to the FaceCam 1000X is 8.2mm deep and the deepest is 440mm.

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Very Short

The FaceCam 1000X is fairly short (only 22 millimeters) compared to most of the other webcams that were released around the same time as the FaceCam 1000X. The heights of low megapixel count webcams that were released around the same time as the FaceCam 1000X range from 3.7mm to 490mm, and the average height is 84mm.

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Very Light

The FaceCam 1000X is one of the lighter low megapixel count webcams that have been on the market for around the same time as the FaceCam 1000X (only 50 grams) amongst low megapixel count webcams of this age. Across all the low megapixel count webcams that were released more than two years ago the weights range from 0.35g to 480g.

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8 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Motion Detector

The FaceCam 1000X does not have a motion detector, although it is worth noting that most of the other similar spec webcams that are a comparable age to the FaceCam 1000X also do not have a motion detector.

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Not USB Powered

Most webcams of a similar age and type to the FaceCam 1000X are not USB powered. The FaceCam 1000X is no exception to this as it too is not USB powered.

Webcams which are USB powered that might also be worth looking at include the HP AU165AA[plb_478038_price], the Logitech C110[plb_326943_price], or the Microsoft LifeCam VX-800[plb_473212_price] which also has a higher rating.

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Does Not Feature Face Tracking

The FaceCam 1000X does not feature face tracking. Most of the other webcams that have been available for more than two years also do not feature face tracking.

Alternative webcams which also feature face tracking that you might want to look at include the Logitech C110[plb_326943_price], or the Mediatech MT4030K[plb_1998655_price].

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Not Mac Compatible

Like most of the other webcams that have been on the market for a comparable time to the FaceCam 1000X, the FaceCam 1000X is not Mac compatible.

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Does Not Have a Snapshot Button

Like most of the other low megapixel count webcams that have been on the market for around the same time as the FaceCam 1000X, the FaceCam 1000X does not have a snapshot button.

We compared all the other webcams which also have a snapshot button to this webcam and we think the HP AU165AA[plb_478038_price], or the Logitech C110[plb_326943_price] which is also higher rated is also worth considering.

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Very Small Digital Zoom

The average digital zoom of low megapixel count webcams that have been around for more than two years is 4.5x. With a digital zoom of only 3 times zoom factor, the FaceCam 1000X has one of the smaller digital zoom amongst low megapixel count webcams of this age.

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Does Not Have a Night Mode

Like most of the other webcams of this age and type, the FaceCam 1000X does not have a night mode.

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Not Full HD

The Genius FaceCam 1000X is not Full HD, although it is worth noting that most of the other low megapixel count webcams that are a similar age to the FaceCam 1000X are also not Full HD.

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4 Other reasons to consider the Genius FaceCam 1000X

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was over two years ago when Genius released the FaceCam 1000X.

Average Maximum Frame Rate

At 30 frames per second, the FaceCam 1000X has a relatively typical maximum frame rate compared to most of the other low megapixel count webcams that have been around for a comparable time to the FaceCam 1000X.

We compared all the other 30fps maximum frame rate webcams to this webcam and we think the HP AU165AA[plb_478038_price], and the Sweex WC035[plb_1527615_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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USB Interface

This webcam has a USB 2 interface, which is typical of many low megapixel count webcams that were launched around the same time as it.

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1280 X 720 Pixels Maximum Video Resolution

The Genius FaceCam 1000X has a maximum video resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels. That's over three times the video resolution of the most frequently found maximum video resolution of 640 x 480 pixels.

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Specification

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User Reviews

(10)
Reviewed 2 July 2016 by Amazon Customer
(Verified Purchase)

Nice, It works as expected...Came early then expected, everything is OK.

(Verified Purchase)

Very poor quality webcam despite claiming to display a hd image. The image below was the best quality i could get it too and it's a joke.

Reviewed 21 March 2016 by Sarah dickinson

Generally great camera for the price, doesn't work well with bright lighting but overall an amazing camera and mic!

Reviewed 7 March 2016 by MR A J SEARLE | 11 Comments
(Verified Purchase)

Heap of Junk!!

Reviewed 14 January 2016 by Smudger
(Verified Purchase)

Great camera at a great price...

Reviewed 3 January 2016 by Brandon Woodall
(Verified Purchase)

It's a good webcam, first one came broken but got another delivered very quickly. The camera doesn't react well to bright lighting/sun lighting but works great and is good quality with the... Read more…

Reviewed 12 November 2015 by ZoneMaster
(Verified Purchase)

This inexpensive camera is great. A very clear picture both ways and the extras that come on the disc just give that little extra.

Reviewed 13 September 2015 by Stuart nolan
(Verified Purchase)

Very good for the money, clear, sharp and excellent for the money.

Reviewed 5 September 2015 by Julie
(Verified Purchase)

Will be fab once all set up together, would recommend :-)...

Reviewed 4 July 2015 by Amber
(Verified Purchase)

Great , and works with ubuntu ....

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