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Logitech Broadcaster Webcam

2MP 1280 X 720 Oct 2013
Megapixel Count Built-In Microphone Maximum Video Resolution Zoom Capability Release Date
Stream And Record Like A Pro. Highly versatile, Wi-Fi webcam for Mac, iPad, and iPhoneLogitech Broadcaster Wi-Fi Webcam makes it easy to share your passions and interests with the world. Whether... More
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Logitech Webcams Have Excellent Reviews

We checked 4,701 expert and user reviews for Logitech webcams and found that on average Logitech has excellent ratings compared to other brands. We also found that Logitech has excellent ratings specifically for its low megapixel count webcams.

Good Sound Quality

Several Logitech Broadcaster owners who reviewed it concluded that it had a good microphone. Two years ago Michael Legrand scored it very highly and he mentioned “Good image and sound”.

Good Size

One person who reviewed this webcam said that it was easy to carry around. Two years ago Michael Legrand wrote on Amazon “The camera is light and easy to carry with you”.

Nice Design

One Logitech Broadcaster owner mentioned in their reviews that the Logitech Broadcaster was a good design. Tricia F. mentioned “Nice design, not much of a battery, install on the Mac made some unwanted changes, had to restore the system (a thing I NEVER had to do before” in her review however despite that she scored it 60 out of 100.

Good Technical Features

One Logitech Broadcaster reviewer wrote in their reviews that the product had good features.

Good Battery Life

One person wrote in their reviews that the Logitech Broadcaster had a good battery life. Expert review site Trustednerd.com wrote in their review of the Logitech Broadcaster “This 720P HD camera retails for around $199.00 and has a superb battery life offering a lot of amazing features”.

Good Connectivity

One customer concluded that it was wifi compatible. Expert website Trustednerd.com wrote in their review of the Logitech Broadcaster “Recently I had the chance to review the amazing Logitech Broadcaster Wi-Fi Camera”.

Has a Built-In Microphone

The Broadcaster has a built-in microphone, as do most of the other webcams of this age and spec.

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Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks Mac Operating System

This webcam supports Mac OS X 10.7 Lion, Mac OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion and Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks Mac operating systems, which is typical of many webcams of this type and age.

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Has a Zoom Capability

The Logitech Broadcaster has a zoom capability, unlike most of the other low megapixel count webcams that came out more than two years ago which do not have a zoom capability.

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10 Reasons Against

Poor Owner Reviews

Owners have rated this low megapixel count webcam on average 60%. Owners don't rate this Logitech webcam very highly.

Does Not Have a Motion Detector

The Logitech Broadcaster does not have a motion detector, although it is worth noting that most of the other comparable spec webcams that were launched more than two years ago also do not have a motion detector.

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Not USB Powered

Most webcams of this spec and age are not USB powered. The Logitech Broadcaster is no exception to this as it too is not USB powered.

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Does Not Feature Face Tracking

Like most of the other low megapixel count webcams that are a similar age to the Broadcaster, the Broadcaster does not feature face tracking.

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Not Mac Compatible

Like most of the other webcams of a comparable age and spec to the Broadcaster, the Logitech Broadcaster is not Mac compatible.

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Only Wi-Fi Interface

The Logitech Broadcaster has a better interface than most webcams of a similar age and type to it. This webcam has a Wi-Fi interface, whereas most webcams of this spec and age have a USB interface.

This webcam's interface (Wi-Fi) is in fact the worst interface across all webcams of a similar age and type to the Broadcaster.

The best interface across similar types of webcam is USB 2.

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Does Not Have a Snapshot Button

The Broadcaster does not have a snapshot button. Most of the other low megapixel count webcams that have been around for around the same time as the Broadcaster also do not have a snapshot button.

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Very Small Digital Zoom

At only 3 times zoom factor, the Logitech Broadcaster has a fairly small digital zoom compared to most of the other low megapixel count webcams that have been around for a similar time to the Broadcaster. The average digital zoom of similar spec webcams that were released more than two years ago is 4.5x.

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Does Not Have a Night Mode

The Broadcaster does not have a night mode, although this is within the context that most of the other webcams that have been on the market for more than two years also do not have a night mode.

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Not Full HD

Most low megapixel count webcams that have been on the market for around the same time as the Broadcaster are not Full HD. The Broadcaster is no exception to this as it too is not Full HD.

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Released Over Three Years Ago

It was over three years ago when this webcam was released.

1280 X 720 Pixels Maximum Video Resolution

The highest video resolution of the Logitech Broadcaster is 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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Expert Reviews

28 January 2014

The Logitech Wi-Fi broadcaster is a very cool webcam for Macs that uses you home Wi-FIito create a webcam that is un-tethered to your computer. You can record video over Wi-Fi directly to your... Read more…

6 December 2013

Recently I had the chance to review the amazing Logitech Broadcaster Wi-Fi Camera. This 720P HD camera retails for around $199.00 and has a superb battery life offering a lot of amazing features.... Read more…

20 November 2012

Logitech announced its 720p HD Wi-Fi Broadcaster webcam that wirelessly transmits to any Mac, iPhone, or iPad just last month, and we at 9to5Mac were able to get our hands on a review unit and... Read more…

28 October 2012

While many people will probably be happy with using the built-in FaceTime camera on their Mac or iOS device, there's definitely an market for external HD video cameras. The Logitech Broadcaster...

16 October 2012

If you're the sort that likes to shoot lots of video to put on YouTube or Facebook, and you don't want to be tied to your computer for recording Logitech has a new Webcam you'll like. The new... Read more…

User Reviews

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Reviewed 5 November 2014 by Michael Legrand

Good image and sound, you can use it to broadcast straight to the web using UStream. Beware : the battery of the camera is limited (2 hours) and its signal range is not wide : you should not go... Read more…

Reviewed 19 June 2014 by Tricia F.
(Verified Purchase)

Nice design, not much of a battery, install on the Mac made some unwanted changes, had to restore the system (a thing I NEVER had to do before). I think I'm gonna sell it locally ;).

(Verified Purchase)

This is a great idea, which seems only to have one function, to stream through ustream. It would not even work with its own application, let alone through a trivial app like Skype, And with... Read more…

(Verified Purchase)

Trade descriptions flaw at its best why sell something that all features only work on a computer costing

Reviewed 20 April 2013 by Arne Christiansen
(Verified Purchase)

The product idea are very good, but there are some buts! The device are very small and therefore only a small batterycapacity. Thats very dull. If you choose to use the charger the magnethold of... Read more…

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