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Swann PenCam

Swann PenCam
alaAverage 3.5

5 reviews

Aug, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 5 reviews of Swann PenCam. The average rating for this product is 3.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews.

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Expert review by : Akshay Aanabathula (skattertech.com)

Swann PenCam (Review)

 

Trying to snoop around like Michael Westen, but don't have the tools? Maybe Swann's PenCam can help you out! This over-sized pen can both record video and snap photos while still fitting into a shirt pocket. Although it may not capture high-quality...

Apr, 2010

Expert review by : Dave Bullard (macworld.com.au)

Swann PenCam

 

The Swann PenCam is, as its name suggests, a fountain-pen sized writing instrument that doubles as a covert still or video camera.

Looks and writes like a pen; real use hard to detect

Hard-to-remove stickers; too-fine thread; Windows-only date setup

Spy gear is polarising at the best of times. Is a camera pen a cool gadget for private investigators, lawyers, mystery shoppers and the like; or is it an easy way for sickos and perverts to get their jollies? I won’t make that judgment call, but if you...

Sep, 2011

Expert review by : Branko Miletic (cybershack.com)

Review: Swann PenCam

 

PenCam, is exactly what is says – a digital camera inside a pen. So you can write and record at the same time. With 4Gb of space, you'll have enough storage for at least 2.5 hours of recording at 1280 x 1024 resolution.

Can be used to write and record basically at the same time

The legal and privacy implications are a bit hazy to say the least

Oh, and for the record, it writes quite well too.

Sep, 2011

Expert review by : Bengaul (gaj-it.com)

Review: Swann PenCam

 

Have you ever thought you might like to record the conversation you had with a colleague regarding the idea you could have sworn you said you had, but has somehow become a co-workers? Or perhaps would like to know who keeps stealing your Post-It notes....

Sep, 2009

Expert review by : Tim Danton (pcauthority.com.au)

SWANN PENCAM

 

If you've ever fancied kitting yourself out for a bit of illicit spying, you might want to try the PenCam.

Feb, 2003