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15

Overall Score

Genius FaceCam 1000

hard-h2o.com Recommended
A Fully Featured Webcam
No No 1280 X 720 Pixels Clip Oct 2010
Full HD Built-In Microphone Maximum Video Resolution Mounting Type Release Date

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Genius FaceCam 1000 Review

With mediocre features and at over 3 years old, we have ranked the Genius FaceCam 1000 number 275 across all webcams.
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Overall Score
15
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 15?

It has received a "Recommended" award from Hard-H2o.com.
This webcam is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better webcams are available. View the latest webcams 2017.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
1280 x 720 pixels video resolution
Supports manual focusing
Does not have an auto focus
Does not have a built-in flash

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Genius FaceCam 1000 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

One Industry Award

This webcam was given a "Recommended" award by website Hard-H2o.com who said that this Genius webcam was very good.

Good Brand

Genius is one of the superior webcam brands according to average reviews from experts and users, and Genius also has good reviews for its webcams.


Features

1280 X 720 Pixels Video Resolution

The highest video resolution of the Genius FaceCam 1000 is 1280 x 720 pixels. That's over three times the video resolution of the most common maximum video resolution of 640 x 480 pixels. Across all recently released webcams the video resolution ranges from 640 x 480 pixels (worst) to 1600 x 1200 pixels (best).

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Does Not Have an Auto Focus

The FaceCam 1000 does not have an auto focus. Most of the other webcams that came out around the same time as this webcam do have an auto focus.

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Supports Manual Focusing

The FaceCam 1000 supports manual focusing, as do most of the other comparable spec webcams that have been on the market for around the same time as this webcam.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Flash

The FaceCam 1000 does not have a built-in flash. Most of the other latest webcams also do not have a built-in flash.

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Not Full HD

This webcam is not full HD.

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1280 X 720 Still Image Resolution

The FaceCam 1000 has a maximum still image resolution of 1280 x 720. That's over three times the still image resolution of a 640 x 480 webcam, which is the most common still image resolution. 640 x 480 is also found on this Genius webcam. In addition, this Genius webcam has a still image resolution(s) of 800 x 600.

This webcam's still image resolution (1280 x 720) is in fact the best still image resolution amongst all latest similar spec webcams.

A 640 x 480 still image resolution(s) is the worst still image resolution amongst similar types of webcam.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Microphone

The FaceCam 1000 does not have a built-in microphone, unlike most of the other webcams that have been on the market for a similar time to this webcam which have a built-in microphone.

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Age

Released Over Six Years Ago

This webcam has been on the market since October 2010.


Genius FaceCam 1000 Review Sources

To prepare this Genius FaceCam 1000 review we compared this webcam to 100 other models. For each webcam that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 41,320 product attributes, 15,241 webcam reviews and 689,000 historical webcam prices from 0 webcam retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this webcam compared to the other models as well as any areas where this webcam is lacking.

Product Identifiers

Barcodes 04710268234579, 04710268241577, 06953041072625

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