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LG AN-VC500 Review

Our Verdict:
A Classic Full HD Built-In Microphone Webcam
With excellent reviews, we have ranked the LG AN-VC500 number 66 across all webcams.
Not Currently for Sale
2 Great Features
4 Years Old
Overall Score

Why Has it Scored 50?

It has great user reviews with an average user rating of 83%.
This webcam is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer webcams with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest webcams 2017.
This LG webcam is missing some features:
Does not have a built-in flash

LG AN-VC500 In-Depth Analysis


Easy to Use

Several customers who reviewed the LG AN-VC500 said that it was easy to setup. In August this year Amazon Customer said “Relatively easy to setup though Velcro isn't the greatest for a” in their review of the LG AN-VC500. Amazon Customer also wrote “The Cam looks good and is easy to set up”. Andrew Toomer wrote three years ago “Easy to set up picture and sound A1+”.

Some people considered that this webcams was easy to use. Amber-Lady wrote two years ago “Great for my hubby to use as he always has the tv on, whilst he may not switch on the laptop” in their review of the LG AN-VC500. Julie Bell wrote in her LG AN-VC500 review “So handy”. M-Newland wrote “Its a good camera - allows you to use skype and makes gesture controls available on your TV” however despite that scored the product 60 out of 100.

One LG AN-VC500 reviewer who purchased the product thought it performed as expected. Nigel Sutton mentioned “Does what it says on the tin fab bit of kit” in his LG AN-VC500 review and gave the product a rating of 5 stars. One customer who purchased the product wrote that it had a good experience. Mr Kenneth Rossington wrote on Amazon last year “All round a good experience” and scored the product 99 out of 100.

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Superior Product Quality

Several customers agreed that the product was good quality. Two years ago Ciara wrote “Speakers are also very good quality” in her LG AN-VC500 review. Eamon Byrne wrote in their review of this webcams “Excellent value and superb quality, easy to install, very happy overall”. John Shine mentioned on Amazon “Brilliant addition to my television couldn't be happier does what it's meant to and the picture quality is really good.” in his review of the LG AN-VC500.

Good Sound Quality

Some LG AN-VC500 owners who bought it considered that it had a good microphone. Amazon Customer wrote on Amazon a few weeks ago “Picks up great audio for skipping them fam!” in their review of this webcams and rated the LG AN-VC500 5 stars. Amit said on Amazon “Clear Sound, Video” and gave it a score of 5 stars. Amit also mentioned “Skype works perfectly with clear sound”.


A number of people thought it was well made. John Nord mentioned “The built in magnet does not attach very well to plastic! Apart from that” in his LG AN-VC500 review. Last year William Potts mentioned “Well built and easy to set up”.

One customer mentioned in their reviews that the LG AN-VC500 was reliable. Dingo mentioned “Brilliant camera for my son in Australia very reliable”.

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Some customers mentioned in their reviews that the product was not cheap. Amazon Customer said on Amazon last year “Expensive for what you get”. Amazon Customer also said “If they want to sell an expensive camera at least make it a quality item”. M-Newland rated it 60 out of 100 and wrote on Amazon two years ago “Though for what it is, its very very overpriced”.

One LG AN-VC500 owner said in their reviews that it was not good value for money. Great Uncle Bulgaria mentioned “Pricey for available features”.

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Good Connectivity

One LG AN-VC500 reviewer reckoned that the product had email functionality. Last year Mr Kenneth Rossington wrote in his review of this webcams on Amazon “Good communication by email so was able to be in for delivery”. One customer mentioned in their reviews that the product was good in terms of HDMI connections. Amit said on Amazon “You are better using an Hdmi stick like Intel on your TV”.

Excellent Design

One LG AN-VC500 owner mentioned in their reviews that this webcams was good looking. Riddence said “Pretty good”.

Unsatisfactory Technical Guidance

One LG AN-VC500 owner reckoned that it did not have good technical guidance. Vic Chaszczewski mentioned in their review of this webcams “I have followed the rather meagre instructions and the camera is not being recognised by my LG Smart TV” and gave this webcams a rating of 20 out of 100.

Superior Technical Features

One customer mentioned in their reviews that the LG AN-VC500 had good features. Two years ago Mr. John E. Sleight wrote on Amazon “It's all good and no negative features so that's why I award it top rating” in his LG AN-VC500 review.


1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This webcam has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most commonly found maximum video resolution on new webcams.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Flash

Like most of the other latest full HD webcams, the LG AN-VC500 does not have a built-in flash.

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Full HD

This webcam is full HD.

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Has a Built-In Microphone

The LG AN-VC500 has a built-in microphone. Most of the other full HD webcams that have been around for around the same time as this webcam also have a built-in microphone.

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Released Over Four Years Ago

It was April 2013 when this full HD webcam was released.

Product Identifiers

Barcodes 00719192590540, 05053731840730, 05054484465058, 05054533465053, 05712505020715, 08806084142788, 08809435077838, 08809435077845

LG AN-VC500 Review Sources

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