We checked 221 expert and user reviews (including 17 verified purchases) for HP webcams and found that on average HP has good reviews. We also found that HP has good reviews specifically within its full HD webcams range. 100% of those that bought a HP webcam would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.
One owner who bought this webcam said that it was well made. 3dgameman.com mentioned on expert website 3dGameMan.com “The HP HD 5210 1080p Webcam is really in a class of it's own since it has a H.264 video processor built in” in their review of this webcam.
Two customers who bought this webcam wrote that it was good looking. Expert website Techradar.com wrote “If you have friends, family and loved ones spread across every corner of the world, then getting a decent webcam is pretty essential”.
Has a Built-In Microphone
The HP HD 5210 has a built-in microphone, as do most of the other webcams that came out more than two years ago.
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Pretty Good Image Quality
Two people concluded that it was good quality. Five years ago 3dgameman.com mentioned “Great recording quality via dual microphones”. 3dgameman.com also mentioned “Pretty good image quality” in their review.
Good Picture Quality
One person mentioned that the product produced a good quality image.
Released Over Five Years Ago
It was January 2012 when this full HD webcam was released.
Features Face Tracking
The HD 5210 features face tracking. Most of the other comparable spec webcams that have been available for a similar time to this webcam also feature face tracking.
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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution
This webcam has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many webcams of a comparable type and age to it.
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Has a Snapshot Button
The HD 5210 has a snapshot button. Most of the other webcams of this type and age also have a snapshot button.
Has a Zoom Capability
The HP HD 5210 has a zoom capability. Most of the other webcams of a comparable spec and age to this webcam also have a zoom capability.
Has a Photo Feature
The HD 5210 has a photo feature, as do most of the other webcams of this age and spec.
Has an Auto Focus
The HD 5210 has an auto focus, as do most of the other full HD webcams that have been on the market for more than two years.
To prepare this HP HD 5210 review we compared this webcam to 282 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 41,192 product attributes, 14,371 webcam reviews and 717,600 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.