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HP HD-3100

71

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HP HD-3100

$49.95
$34.99 $15.00 cheaper than 79 days ago
HP HD-3100
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A good spec but only average value for money 1280 x 720 pixels resolution webcam
1280 X 720 Pixels No Yes 5MP Oct 2010
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HP HD-3100 Review

With very good features, we have ranked the HP HD-3100 number 93 across all webcams.
66
Value for Money
Good
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Features
Good Features
71
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 71?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better webcams are available. View the latest webcams 2018.
This webcam has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Has a built-in microphone
Higher than average megapixel
With the HP webcam hd-3100 you can enjoy a premium webcam with a suite of fun effects and communications software, great HD video resolution and so much more
Get superb performance in 720p at up to 30 frames per second in HD resolution. HP truevision delivers improved low-light video performance, while adaptive lighting adjusts for changing light. automatic white balance keeps colours true
The 16 x 9 widescreen means no one is left out, and a range of software increases the fun. take videos and photos with arcsoft webcam companion 3, use magic-i visual effects 2 to add fun frames and special effects, then edit the results with showbiz
Capture and show videos and photos to your friends and family, or share them with everyone on youtube. they'll be impressed by the 5mp still photo quality
The USB cable makes setting up more flexible. then connect with the world via the four leading instant messaging systems, including AIM, skype, windows live messenger, and yahoo! messenger. facetracking keeps focus where you want it
With digital zoom, live video resolution support of up to 30 fps, and extensive tilt and pan, you won't miss any action. HP instant image capture, HP instant chat button and HP instant video offer full functionality to your fingers
Not full HD

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HP HD-3100 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

Whilst the product is in the cheapest 64% of webcams, it has mediocre features and at $34.99 it does not look like great value for money overall.

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Features

1280 X 720 Pixels Resolution

This webcam has a maximum video resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels, which is the most commonly found resolution on webcams.

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Not Full HD

The HD-3100 is not full HD, although this is within the context that 67% of webcams are also not full HD.

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Higher Than Average Megapixel

The megapixels of webcams range from 0.3MP to 16MP, and the average megapixel is 3MP. The HD-3100's megapixel of 5MP is in the highest 23% of all webcams when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Microphone

The HD-3100 has a built-in microphone. 85% of webcams also have a built-in microphone.

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Has a Snapshot Button

The HD-3100 has a snapshot button, unlike 84% of webcams which do not have a snapshot button.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

hp bk356aaaba

Barcodes:

00763615884266, 00885631000786, 00885631000793, 00885631000809, 00885631000823, 05052584534810, 05711045331565

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