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Creative Labs Webcam Notebook

Creative Labs Webcam Notebook
alaScore 81

274 reviews

Dec, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 274 reviews of Creative Labs Webcam Notebook. The average rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the Creative Labs Webcam Notebook is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 81/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Creative Labs Webcam Notebook

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 12 user reviews of Creative Labs Webcam Notebook from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 3.2/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other products in the same category on Amazon.co.uk.

58% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Creative Live! Cam Notebook ProCreative Live! Cam Notebook Pro

Dec, 2018

Consumer review (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Creative Labs Webcam Notebook

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 53 user reviews of Creative Labs Webcam Notebook from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.2/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other products in the same category on Amazon.com.

64% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Creative Live Cam Notebook ProCreative Live Cam Notebook Pro

Dec, 2018

Expert review by : Jonathan Roubini (pcmag.com)

Creative WebCam Notebook

 

Creative Labs offers a camera specifically designed for laptops.

We were much happier with the smoothness of movement when using the WebCam than when using the iContact or the VisualStream. The images this Creative device produced, however, turned out grainier than the others. The camera can swivel horizontally...

Dec, 2003

Expert review by : Good Gear Guide.au (goodgearguide.com.au)

Expert Review

 

Its ease of use and solid specifications make the Webcam notebook a good choice for those on the move.

Miniscule size, simple to use

Poor image quality in low light

Aug, 2009

Expert review by : James Dickinson (goodgearguide.com.au)

Creative Labs Webcam Notebook

 

Miniscule size, simple to use

Poor image quality in low light

Its ease of use and solid specifications make the Webcam notebook a good choice for those on the move.

Jan, 2006

Expert review by : James Dickinson (goodgearguide.com.au)

Creative Webcam Notebook

 

As its name would suggest, the Creative Webcam Notebook is specifically tailored to satisfy the needs of the mobile user. Barely larger than an AA bat...

Miniscule size, simple to use

Poor image quality in low light

Its ease of use and solid specifications make the Webcam notebook a good choice for those on the move.

Jan, 2006

Expert review by : Chris Hall (pocket-lint.com)

Creative Live! Cam Notebook Pro webcam

 

With the raising popularity of online chat options, webcam use has never been more popular. For those road warriors, a webcam is a link to home. But should you take the Creative Live! Cam Notebook Pro with you on the move? The compact design is based...

Efficient clip, software options, protective case, included headset

Potentially too much software, dirty uninstall

Creative were making webcams long before people had a real need to use them. The Live! Cam series provide a reliable option, in this case tailored specifically for notebook users. This isn’t the top of the range, so there is little to get excited...

Apr, 2008

Expert review by (itreviews.co.uk)

Creative - WebCam Notebook

 

Whether you're a hectic business person on the move or a student wanting to keep in touch with your friends, a sensibly sized and priced Webcam is the perfect accessory for your laptop when you're away ...

If you're not too fussed about the quality of your pictures, then the WebCam Notebook is the lightest and most stylish laptop camera you can buy. But for the long haul, it's worth spending more to get something much more versatile and of much better...

Nov, 2004

Expert review by : Soham Raninga (techtree.com)

Creative WebCam Notebook

 

Laptop users, being high on portability and convenience are constantly looking to enhance their computing experience. One of the biggest advantages that a laptop offers is the ability to communicate and work while on the run, one can practically work...

Jan, 2004

Consumer review (newegg.com)

It Works

 

It works with Skype on a Japanese Notebook (roomates notebook)

none so far

Feb, 2010

Consumer review (circuitcity.com)

great buy!

 

the image is moderate quality but I think I got more than what I pain for!

Dec, 2009

Consumer review (circuitcity.com)

Excellent Value

 

This product work as advertised and an excellent value for the price.

Oct, 2009

Product Specifications

The Creative Live! Cam Notebook Pro is the dynamic webcam for people on the move. About the size of an AA battery, it features an advanced rotating lens that can swivel back to capture an image behind it - plus smart software that adjusts the picture to keep it the right way up! The powerful CMOS sensor has both automatic and manual white balance adjustment and delivers true VGA output for crisper, clearer video and stills. With a total weight of just 40g, and powered via the USB port, the Live! Cam Notebook Pro attaches to flat panel monitors via a special spring-loaded clip. It comes complete with powerful software for image management, editing and sharing. It's the compact, fully-featured solution for people who demand the best in video communications - anywhere.

CCTV

Audio Support: Yes
Camera Mechanical Design:Fixed
Max Digital Video Resolution:640 x 480

Design

Built-in Microphone: Yes
Cable Length:27.6
Color of product:Black / Black, Silver
Interface:USB / USB 1.1 / USB 2.0
Sensor Type:CMOS
Tilt angle:42
Tilt angle range:42

Dimensions & Weight

Depth:1in
Height:2.3in
Weight:1.4oz
Width:1.7in

Header

Compatibility:PC
Manufacturer:Creative Technology
Model:Live! Cam Notebook/Live! Cam Notebook Pro/Live! Cam Notebook Pro (VF0400)/Notebook
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Creative/Creative WebCam

Miscellaneous

Microsoft Certification:Certified for Windows Vista
Vista Certification:Certified for Windows Vista

Optical Sensor

Total Pixels:640 x 480

Other Features

Cable type:USB
Camera focusing range:0.15-∞ m
Color: Yes
Compatible operating systems:Microsoft Windows XP (SP2/64-bit),\nMicrosoft Windows Vista / Microsoft Windows XP (SP2/64-bit)\nMicrosoft Windows Vista / Microsoft Windows XP SP2 / XP 64-bit / Windows Vista / Windows 98SE/2000/ME/XP / Windows Live Messenger. / Windows Vista.\nWindows XP. / Windows Vista/XP
Display Diagonal:2.13
Light exposure control:Auto / Automatic
Mac compatibility: No
Manual focus: Yes
Minimum hard disk space:100 / 500
Minimum processor:1.8 / Intel Pentium 4 / AMD / Intel Pentium 4 1.8GHz / Intel Pentium 4, 1.8GHz / Pentium 4
Minimum RAM:256
Minimum system requirements:CD-ROM / CD-ROM\nUSB 1.1 / Pentium 4 1.8 GHz Intel.\nWindows XP SP2.\nWindows XP 64.\nWindows Vista.
Optical drive required: Yes
Recording of AV files:AVI
Sensor Resolution:CMOS
USB powered: Yes
USB required: Yes

Packaging Data

Bundled software:Creative Live! Cam Center .\nLive! Cam Manager.\nLive! Cam Console.\nLive! Cam Doodling.\nLive! Cam FX Creator.\nCreative Photo Manager.\nCreative Photo Calendar.\nmuveeNow.\nSightSpeed.\nOrb with OrbSecure. / Creative Live! Cam Center Lite.\nCreative Live! Cam Manager.\nCreative Live! Cam Console.\nCreative Photo Manager 2.\nmuveeNow.\nSightSpeed.\n / Creative Live! Cam Center\nCreative Live! Cam Doodling\nCreative Live! Cam FX Creator\nCreative Photo Manager\nCreative Photo Calendar\nmuveeNow\nSightSpeed / Creative Live!\nLive! Cam Manager\nLive! Cam Console\nCreative Photo Manager 2\nmuveeNow\nSightSpeed

Performance

Digital Zoom:4
Maximum frame rate:15 / 30
Maximum image resolution:1280 x 960 / 1300000
Maximum video resolution:1280 x 960 / 1600 x 1200 / 640 x 480 / 800 x 600
Megapixel:1.3
Viewing angle, horizontal:42
White Balance:Auto

Service & Support

Type:1 year warranty /2 years warranty

System Requirements

OS Required:Microsoft Windows 98 Second Edition / Windows ME / Microsoft Windows 98/2000/XP/Microsoft Windows 98/ME/2000 / Microsoft Windows XP/Microsoft Windows 98SE/2000/ME/XP/Microsoft Windows Vista / XP

Video Input

Camera Type:Notebook web camera
Computer Interface:USB
Still Image Capture Resolution:1280 x 960 / 640 x 480/1280 x 960 / 800 x 600/640 x 480

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:8.07
Height:8.66
Weight:17
Width:3.35