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Creative Video Blaster WebCam 5

Creative Video Blaster WebCam 5
alaScore 75

60 reviews

Nov, 2017

alaTest has collected and analyzed 60 reviews of Creative Video Blaster WebCam 5. The average rating for this product is 3.6/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Webcams for all reviews. Reviewers really like the size and price. The design and usability are also mentioned favorably.

usability, design, price, size

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Webcams the Creative Video Blaster WebCam 5 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 75/100 = Good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Creative Video Blaster WebCam 5

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 9 user reviews of Creative Video Blaster WebCam 5 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 3.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Webcams on Amazon.co.uk. People are impressed by the usability. The design also gets good feedback.

design, usability

44% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

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Nov, 2017

Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Creative Video Blaster WebCam 5

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 2 user reviews of Creative Video Blaster WebCam 5 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Webcams on Amazon.com. People are impressed by the price.

price

100% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

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Nov, 2017

Expert review by: Daniel Grotta (cnet.com)

Creative WebCam Go review

 

The $129 WebCam Go is a clever, dual-purpose device that shoots as a digital camera and yet functions quite well as a Web camera. By itself, the WebCam Go is a 6-ounce, handheld, battery-powered VGA (640 by 480 pixel) digital camera that you can tote...

Works harder to be a decent digital still camera than other Webcams.

Image quality is slightly subpar.

Try this camera on for size if you want the convenience of digital stills and a Webcam in one handy device.

Expert review by: Consumer Guide (howstuffworks.com)

Creative WebCam Instant Review and Prices

 

Creative's WebCam Instant is a webcam with personality. It has a three-leg base that's designed to fit thin-panel displays, laptops, and notebooks, although you can also rest it on a flat surface. With two legs hanging over the front of your monitor...

Jun, 2006

Expert review by: Stuart Miles (pocket-lint.com)

Creative WebCam Instant

 

Sometimes we don't want the top of the range model. For those on a budget Creative's entry-level digital camera, the Creative WebCam Instant offers a basic setup, but doesn't overstretch itself like other models in the range in what it can and can't...

Stand, price

Very basic options, still camera only VGA

Put the two together and while the resolution on this model isn't as high we certainly like it more than the top of the range model. The Instant is just that and with a cheap price and simple functionality this should appeal to those looking for...

Feb, 2005

Consumer review by: Graham (reevoo.com)

Creative WEBCAM VISTA PLUS

 

for the price this is a good web cam. the use of microphone as well comes in really handy

is there any???

Mar, 2006

Consumer review by: Confirmed purchaser (reevoo.com)

Creative WEBCAM VISTA PLUS

 

is asthetically pleasing and easy to install

came some times be a bit low on pixels

Mar, 2006

Consumer review by: Confirmed purchaser (reevoo.com)

Creative WEBCAM VISTA PLUS

 

EASY TO USE FOR CHILDREN

Feb, 2006

Product Specifications

The perfect WebCam for people who demand best-ever image quality on the desktop - that's the Creative Video Blaster WebCam 5. Featuring a new design and a cool look, it delivers impressive still or video images that set a new standard for brightness, clarity and accuracy, with video at up to 30 fps. It's perfect for home or office, ideal for "live" videoconferences, webcasts, or for capturing still images. Simple to install, thanks to its USB cable, and provided with friendly drivers, utilities and other software, the Video Blaster WebCam 5 is the true desktop partner for people who want to be seen as well as heard.

CCTV

Max Digital Video Resolution:640 x 480

Design

Built-in Microphone:No / Yes
Cable Length:59.1 / 70.9
Color of product:White
Interface:USB / USB 1.1
Sensor Type:CMOS

Header

Compatibility:PC
Country Kits:United Kingdom
Localization:English
Manufacturer:Creative Technology
Model:WebCam 5
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Creative Video Blaster

Optical Sensor

Total Pixels:640 x 480

Other Features

Cable type:USB
Camera focusing range:150 mm
Color: Yes
Compatible operating systems:Microsoft Windows XP SP2 / Windows Vista / Windows 98/SE, 2000, Me or XP / Windows 98SE, ME, 2000 / XP / Windows 98SE, Me, 2000, or XP / Windows 98SE/ME/2000/XP
I/O ports:USB / USB 1.1 / USB 1.1, 2.0 / USB Port
Light exposure control:Automatic, Fluorescent, Incandescent, Outdoor
Mac compatibility: No
Minimum hard disk space:100 / 70
Minimum processor:Intel Pentium II / AMD Athlon 266MHz / Intel Pentium IV 1.8GHz / Pentium II 266 MHz / Pentiumll
Minimum RAM:256 / 32 / 64
Minimum system requirements:CD-ROM / CD-ROM drive and USB port \nDisplay adapter capable of 16-bit color / CD-ROM\nUSB 1.1 / Windows 98/SE, 2000, Me or XP \nAvailable USB connector and CD-ROM drive \nDisplay adapter capable of 16-bit colour \nInternet Access, Sound Card and microphone required for video-conferencing / • CD-ROM drive\n• USB 1.1 port
Optical drive required: Yes
Power supply type:USB
Special Features:Supports I420 and RGB24 video formats
USB powered: Yes
USB required: Yes

Packaging Data

Bundled software:- Creative Webcam Center SE \n- Yahoo! Messenger \n- User's Guide\n / -Creative WebCam Center; \n-ArcSoft PhotoImpression; \n-ArcSoft Multimedia Email; \n-Complete User's Guide; / 10 Fun Eye Games\nCreative WebCam Center\nArcSoft PhotoImpression\nArcSoft MultiMedia Email / Creative WebCam Center \nArcSoft PhotoImpression \nArcSoft Multimedia Email \nComplete User's Guide / Installation CD including: \nWebCam Vista driver for Windows 98/SE, 2000, Me and XP \nCreative WebCam Contro \nCreative WebCam Monitor \nUlead Photo Express 4.0 MCE

Performance

Color Depth:24
Maximum frame rate:25 / 30
Maximum image resolution:640 x 480 / 800 x 600
Maximum video resolution:640 x 480 / 800 x 600
Viewing angle, vertical:50

Service & Support

Type:2 years warranty

System Requirements

OS Required:Microsoft Windows 2000 / Microsoft Windows 98/ME

Video Input

Camera Type:Web camera
Computer Interface:USB
Still Image Capture Resolution:160 x 120 / 176 x 144 / 320 x 240 / 352 x 288 / 640 x 480