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Gear Head WC1300BLK webcam

Gear Head WC1300BLK webcam
alaScore 74

15 reviews

Dec, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 15 reviews of Gear Head WC1300BLK webcam. The average rating for this product is 3.0/5, 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 Gear Head WC1300BLK webcam is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 74/100 = Good quality.

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(Based on 15 reviews)

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Consumer review (tigerdirect.com)

Can buy the same thing at Dollerama

 

This isn't that bad of a webcam, it works. The software that comes with it is terrible and the video feed from the camera is low frame rate but all in all it works. The only problem is you can get this exact same camera for $2 at dollerama

Sep, 2014

Consumer review (tigerdirect.com)

Piece of junk!!

 

This camera should not even be sold, it is a piece of junk!!!!! The image is not clear at all!!

Sep, 2013

Consumer review (tigerdirect.com)

Good buy

 

Bought so my wife could Skype. Better pictures and quality than cameras costing twice as much. Not the best, but great for the money.

Feb, 2013

Consumer review (tigerdirect.com)

Lights are weak

 

Lights are weak and do not illuminate much. Plus they are ALWAYS ON - so I guess it is a good thing they are weak.

Dec, 2012

Consumer review (tigerdirect.com)

More Than A Surprise

 

The other reviews from customers must have had a stroke of bad luck or something but my little webcam has turned out exceptational. The clarity is awesome and the light feature on it is very nice but half the time I don't need it. The only drawback is...

Oct, 2012

Consumer review (tigerdirect.com)

Just right for the price

 

No, it doesn't really have ''night vision'', and the resolution and picture quality are substandard compared to a typical web cam today--but with the addition of the free version of iSpy software, I was able to put together a basic security-monitoring...

Sep, 2012

Consumer review (tigerdirect.com)

Wonderful Web Cam is hear

 

I have had many web cams before, but this one has lots of great features and also you can buy one for a very reasonable price. The images are very clear and there is very little shaking or wavering. The color is true on all images and I find that it...

Dec, 2011

Consumer review (tigerdirect.com)

Works as advertised

 

Fairly easy to install. Plug in, XP did not find a driver, ran program from disk. Had to open it manually and start it. It worked.

Dec, 2011

Consumer review (tigerdirect.com)

THIS DOES NOT HAVE NIGHT VISION

 

This item is completely misleading. I completely agree with the previous reivew.

Nov, 2011

Consumer review (tigerdirect.com)

disappointed

 

Installed on my Windows 7..Mic does not work, led's don't work, and the camera freezes every 10 or 15 minutes.I reckon you get what you pay for..

Oct, 2011
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Product Specifications

Design

Built-in flash: Yes
Built-in Microphone: Yes
Color of product:Black
Interface:USB / USB 2.0
Mounting type:Clip/Stand

Other Features

Depth:4.45
Depth (imperial):4.45
Height:7.17
Height (imperial):7.17
Mac compatibility: Yes
USB powered: Yes
USB required: Yes
Weight:0.44
Weight (imperial):0.44
Width:3.5
Width (imperial):3.5

Packaging Data

Desktop stand: Yes
Laptop clamp: Yes

Performance

Auto focus: No
Full HD: No
Mac operating systems supported:Mac OS X 10.4 Tiger, Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard, Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard, Mac OS X 10.7 Lion
Maximum video resolution:640 x 480
Megapixel:1.3
Photo feature: Yes
Snapshot button: Yes
Windows operating systems supported:smi, srt, sub, ttxt