This webcam has a USB 2 interface, which is the most commonly found interface on medium megapixel count webcams that have been around for around the same time as it.
Has a Built-In Microphone
The CAM-IMC851 has a built-in microphone. Most of the other webcams of this spec and age also have a built-in microphone.
Very Big Digital Zoom
When compared to other medium megapixel count webcams that have been available for a comparable time to the CAM-IMC851 that we have assessed, the digital zoom of the iMicro CAM-IMC851 of 10 times zoom factor is one of the biggest. The digital zoom of webcams of this spec and age range from 2x to 10x.
3 Reasons Against
Not USB Powered
The iMicro CAM-IMC851 is not USB powered, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other medium megapixel count webcams that were launched more than two years ago are also not USB powered.
Does Not Feature Face Tracking
The CAM-IMC851 does not feature face tracking, although it is worth noting that most of the other medium megapixel count webcams that have been on the market for around the same time as the CAM-IMC851 also do not feature face tracking.
Not Mac Compatible
Most medium megapixel count webcams that have been available for around the same time as the CAM-IMC851 are not Mac compatible. The iMicro CAM-IMC851 is no exception to this as it too is not Mac compatible.
2 Other reasons to consider the iMicro CAM-IMC851
Released Over Two Years Ago
IMicro released the CAM-IMC851 over two years ago.
Average Maximum Frame Rate
At 30 frames per second, the CAM-IMC851 has a pretty standard maximum frame rate compared to most of the other webcams that have been on the market for a similar time to the CAM-IMC851.