Logitech BCC950 vs Microsoft LifeCam Studio
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Logitech BCC950vsMicrosoft LifeCam Studio

Logitech BCC950

60

Overall Score

60

Overall Score

Logitech BCC950

$249.95
Our Verdict:
A low spec webcam
60
Overall Score
Average
1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels Yes Yes Yes Apr 2012
Maximum Video Resolution Full HD Built-In Microphone Zoom Capability Release Date
Maximum Video Resolution 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels
Full HD Yes
Built-In Microphone Yes
Zoom Capability Yes
Release Date Apr 2012
Microsoft LifeCam Studio

84

Overall Score

84

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A multi award winning and great value for money 1280 x 720 pixels resolution webcam, with great features
93
Reviews
504 Reviews + 5 Awards
90
Value for Money
Excellent
82
Features
Fully-Featured
84
Overall Score
Excellent
1280 X 720 Pixels No Yes Clip Nov 2012
Maximum Video Resolution Full HD Built-In Microphone Mounting Type Release Date
Maximum Video Resolution 1280 X 720 Pixels
Full HD No
Built-In Microphone Yes
Mounting Type Clip
Release Date Nov 2012
Logitech BCC950

60

Overall Score

60

Overall Score

Logitech BCC950

$249.95
Our Verdict:
A low spec webcam
60
Overall Score
Average
1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels Yes Yes Yes Apr 2012
Maximum Video Resolution Full HD Built-In Microphone Zoom Capability Release Date
Maximum Video Resolution 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels
Full HD Yes
Built-In Microphone Yes
Zoom Capability Yes
Release Date Apr 2012
Microsoft LifeCam Studio

84

Overall Score

84

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A multi award winning and great value for money 1280 x 720 pixels resolution webcam, with great features
93
Reviews
504 Reviews + 5 Awards
90
Value for Money
Excellent
82
Features
Fully-Featured
84
Overall Score
Excellent
1280 X 720 Pixels No Yes Clip Nov 2012
Maximum Video Resolution Full HD Built-In Microphone Mounting Type Release Date
Maximum Video Resolution 1280 X 720 Pixels
Full HD No
Built-In Microphone Yes
Mounting Type Clip
Release Date Nov 2012

Top Prices

Logitech BCC950 Microsoft LifeCam Studio
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Logitech 960-000866 (Webcam) Logitech BCC950 Conference Cam
$249.95
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Logitech 960-000866 (Webcam) Logitech BCC950 Conference Cam
$249.99
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Logitech BCC950 Video Conferencing Camera - 3 Megapixel - 30 fps - Bl
$251.66
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Microsoft LifeCam Studio Web Cam (Brand new, unopened)
$42.95
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Microsoft LifeCam Studio Webcam - 5 Megapixel Interpolated, 1920 x 1080 Video (Brand new, unopened)
$80.07
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Microsoft LifeCam Studio, CMOS Sensor, 1920x1080 Resolution
$57.95
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Microsoft Lifecam Studio 5WH-00002 1080p HD Webcam USB 2.0, Gray (Brand new, unopened) - on
$69.99
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$69.99
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$83.94
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Reasons For

Logitech BCC950 Microsoft LifeCam Studio
3 Reasons For
Full HD
The Logitech BCC950 is full HD, whereas the Microsoft LifeCam Studio is not.

A Full HD webcam can record video with a resolution of at least 1920 x 1080 pixels.

Full HD indicates that the webcam can record at a fairly high resolution, resulting in a sharper picture.

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Slightly Better Expert Reviews
The Logitech BCC950 has an average expert review score of 82% based on 11 reviews, however the Microsoft LifeCam Studio has an average rating of 80% (based on 35 reviews).
Better Brand
Logitech webcams have an average rating of 89.2%, whereas Microsoft has an average rating of 82.4%.
4 Reasons For
$207 Cheaper
The Microsoft LifeCam Studio is $207 cheaper than the Logitech BCC950.
More Shops Are Selling it
A greater number of retailers increases the price competition amongst retailers for this webcam and also increases the chances of the product remaining in stock.
Three More Awards
The Microsoft LifeCam Studio has 5 awards, but the Logitech BCC950 has 2 awards.
User Reviews Are a Little Better
Based on 293 user reviews, the average review score of the Microsoft LifeCam Studio is 79%, whereas the average rating of the Logitech BCC950 is 77% (based on 53 reviews).

Reasons Against

Reviews & Awards

Awards

The Microsoft LifeCam Studio has more awards than the Logitech BCC950. The Microsoft LifeCam Studio has 5 awards, where as the Logitech BCC950 has 2 awards. Compare all award winning webcams.
Logitech BCC950 Microsoft LifeCam Studio
2 Awards
alphr.com: Recommended itpro.no: Warmly Recommended
5 Awards Best
3dGameMan.com: 100% Kickass alphr.com: Recommended IT Reviews.com: Best Buy Les Numeriques.com: 5 Star rwlabs.com: Editor's Choice

Average Expert Rating

The Logitech BCC950 has better expert reviews than the Microsoft LifeCam Studio. The average expert reviews score for the Logitech BCC950 is 82% based on 11 reviews, where as the average score for the Microsoft LifeCam Studio is 80% based on 35 reviews.
Logitech BCC950 Microsoft LifeCam Studio
Best
5 stars
4 reviews
4 stars
4 reviews
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews
5 stars
5 reviews
4 stars
9 reviews
3 stars
1 review
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews

Average User Rating

The Microsoft LifeCam Studio has better user reviews than the Logitech BCC950. The average user reviews score for the Microsoft LifeCam Studio is 79% based on 293 reviews, where as the average score for the Logitech BCC950 is 77% based on 53 reviews.
Logitech BCC950 Microsoft LifeCam Studio
5 stars
24 reviews
4 stars
13 reviews
3 stars
6 reviews
2 stars
3 reviews
1 star
7 reviews
Best
5 stars
167 reviews
4 stars
49 reviews
3 stars
17 reviews
2 stars
19 reviews
1 star
41 reviews

Average Brand Rating

Logitech has a better average brand rating than Microsoft. The average brand rating for Logitech is 89.22% based on 14,636 reviews, where as the average brand rating for Microsoft is 82.36% based on 2,994 reviews.
Logitech BCC950 Microsoft LifeCam Studio
Logitech

89

89

Based on 14,636 reviews
Microsoft

82

82

Based on 2,994 reviews

Alphr.com Review Score

Logitech BCC950 Microsoft LifeCam Studio
Alphr.com logo
Videoconferencing solutions are usually out of reach of small businesses, but Logitech's BCC950 melds an HD eyeball camera and speakerphone for a more affordable alternative. The camera offers 1080p image quality at 30fps and its built-in pan and ti...
Recommended
High-quality HD videoconferencing at a bargain price. The BCC950 is absolutely ideal for small businesses......
Nov 2012
Alphr.com logo
The common-or-garden webcam has fallen into the same bracket as keyboards and mice for most PC users: as long as it works, the cheapest one will do. That makes Microsoft's £47 inc VAT LifeCam Studio quite the difficult sell. Microsoft is making tha...
Recommended
It isn't cheap, but it's simple to operate and image quality is excellent ? and it can record 1080p if you have the software......
Jul 2011

Date Released

Logitech BCC950 Microsoft LifeCam Studio
71 months old 64 months old Best

Key Features

Full HD

A Full HD webcam can record video with a resolution of at least 1920 x 1080 pixels.

Full HD indicates that the webcam can record at a fairly high resolution, resulting in a sharper picture.

Logitech BCC950 Microsoft LifeCam Studio
Best
Yes
No

Specification

 
 
 
Performance Logitech BCC950 Microsoft LifeCam Studio
Maximum Frame Rate 30fps 30fps
Maximum Video Resolution
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Operating Systems Supported (Mac)
Mac OS X 10.7 Lion Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard
 Mac OS X 10.7 Lion
 Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard
Mac OS X 10.7 Lion Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard
 Mac OS X 10.7 Lion
 Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard
Operating Systems Supported (Windows)
Windows 7 Starter Windows 7 Ultimate
Windows 7 Starter x64 Windows 7 Home Premium
Windows 7 Home Premium x64 Windows 7 Professional
Windows 7 Professional x64 Windows 7 Ultimate x64
Windows Vista Home Basic Windows Vista Home Basic x64
Windows Vista Business Windows Vista Business x64
Windows Vista Wi
Windows Vi Windows 7 Home Premiu
Win Windows 7
Wind Windows Vista Ho
Windows Vist Windows Vista Home
Windows 7 Windows Vista
Windows Vista Home Basic x6
 Windows 7 Starter
 Windows 7 Ultimate
 Windows 7 Starter x64
 Windows 7 Home Premium
 Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 Windows 7 Professional
 Windows 7 Professional x64
 Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 Windows Vista Home Basic
 Windows Vista Home Basic x64
 Windows Vista Business
 Windows Vista Business x64
 Windows Vista
 Wi
 Windows Vi
 Windows 7 Home Premiu
 Win
 Windows 7
 Wind
 Windows Vista Ho
 Windows Vist
 Windows Vista Home
 Windows 7
 Windows Vista
 Windows Vista Home Basic x6
Windows 7 Starter Windows 7 Ultimate
Windows 7 Starter x64 Windows 7 Home Premium
Windows 7 Home Premium x64 Windows 7 Professional
Windows 7 Professional x64 Windows 7 Ultimate x64
Windows Vista Home Basic Windows Vista Home Basic x64
Windows Vista Business Windows Vista Business x64
Windows Vista Wi
Windows Vi Windows 7 Home Premiu
Win Windows 7
Wind Windows Vista Ho
Windows Vist Windows Vista Home
Windows 7 Windows Vista
Windows Vista Home Basic x6
 Windows 7 Starter
 Windows 7 Ultimate
 Windows 7 Starter x64
 Windows 7 Home Premium
 Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 Windows 7 Professional
 Windows 7 Professional x64
 Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 Windows Vista Home Basic
 Windows Vista Home Basic x64
 Windows Vista Business
 Windows Vista Business x64
 Windows Vista
 Wi
 Windows Vi
 Windows 7 Home Premiu
 Win
 Windows 7
 Wind
 Windows Vista Ho
 Windows Vist
 Windows Vista Home
 Windows 7
 Windows Vista
 Windows Vista Home Basic x6
Vertical Viewing Angle 78° Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Viewing Angle 180° Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Video Modes
1080p
 1080p
1080p
 1080p
 
 
 
Design Logitech BCC950 Microsoft LifeCam Studio
Interface
USB
 USB
USB
 USB
Pan Range Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Weight & Dimensions Logitech BCC950 Microsoft LifeCam Studio
Weight 568g 128g
BEST
Height 146.9mm 45mm
Depth 344.7mm 114mm
Width 154.2mm 60mm
 
 
 
Other Features Logitech BCC950 Microsoft LifeCam Studio
Lens System Unknown - Click to provide data
Width (imperial) 6.07" Unknown - Click to provide data
Height (imperial) 5.78" Unknown - Click to provide data
Depth (imperial) 13.57" Unknown - Click to provide data

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