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Logitech QuickCam Orbit

Logitech QuickCam Orbit
alaScore 76

72 reviews

Dec, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 72 reviews of Logitech QuickCam Orbit. The average rating for this product is 4.4/5, 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 Logitech QuickCam Orbit is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 76/100 = Good quality.

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Consumer review (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Logitech QuickCam Orbit

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 2 user reviews of Logitech QuickCam Orbit from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 2.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other products in the same category on Amazon.com.

50% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: QuickCam Orbit MPQuickCam Orbit MP

Dec, 2018

Expert review by : Jan Ozer (pcmag.com)

The In-Your-Face Webcam

 
Dec, 2003

Expert review by : David English (cnet.com)

Logitech QuickCam review

 

Logitech QuickCam

Lens pans and tilts to automatically track your face; innovative design places lens at eye level; excellent low-light performance; built-in microphone.

Face tracking can be temperamental; noisy mechanical movements.

Its innovative design and mechanical face-tracking capabilities make this top-of-the-line Webcam a true conversation piece.

Dec, 2003

Expert review by (thetechzone.com)

QuickCam Orbit Webcam

 
Dec, 2004

Consumer review (circuitcity.com)

Cool Cam

 

Highest tech cam I've owned. It has some really fun features and the picture quality is top notch. The tracking feature requires optimum and consitent conditions for smooth operation.

Sep, 2010

Consumer review (circuitcity.com)

Great camera

 

I was psyched when I saw the price drop. They are probably coming out with a new orbit model, but thing thing rocks. I skype video conference daily for work and had been using the camera on my laptop (MacBookPro). My co-workers all commented on how...

Sep, 2010

Consumer review (circuitcity.com)

Great, but NOT SUPPORTED ON WIN 7

 

I've owned this cam for years, and found it to be great. However, I now find it is NO LONGER SUPPORTED on WINDOWS 7. I only found this out after I upgraded from Vista to Win 7.

Aug, 2010

Consumer review (circuitcity.com)

Some problems installing, but works well

 

In Windows XP Pro the web cam did not install from disc, it had to be plugged in and pc restarted. Even so, with disc present in drive, Windows went online to get drivers. In Skype, one must turn off face tracking, or the eye fixates on the ceiling....

Jul, 2010

Consumer review (circuitcity.com)

Clear Quality, Nice features

 

For the money paid this webcam proviveds quality clear video and pictures. Face tracking can have some issues under certain lighting or background conditions but it is nothing that detracts too much from the main use. It's a shame it's upscalde and not...

Jun, 2010

Consumer review (circuitcity.com)

Top Notch Product

 

I looked and looked before I purchased this web and PC Camera. It was the easiest setup and simply to operate with a nice GUI interface that is TSR. Picture quality is outstanding and the auto focus is a very nice feature.

May, 2010

Consumer review (circuitcity.com)

Works well under certain conditions

 

Like most Logitech products, the fit, finish, and installation are perfect. However, in this case, the product doesn't fit the application. I bought it to use in conjunction with webcasts and to support speech recognition. The camera is fine, but the...

Apr, 2010

Product Specifications

You've never seen anything like the unique combination of form and function of the QuickCam Orbit. It features a black, ball-shaped camera that sits atop a nine-inch-high stand at your eye level. Why? So that you'll get optimal face time during your video calls or video instant messaging (IM) sessions. And when you move, it actually follows you around! The QuickCam Orbit mechanically and automatically turns left and right for almost a 180-degree horizontal view or up and down for almost 90-degree top-to-bottom view. So your smiling face will always stay in the picture.

CCTV

Max Digital Video Resolution:640 x 480

Header

Compatibility:Mac / PC
Manufacturer:Logitech
Model:Orbit
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Logitech Quickcam

Optical Sensor

Total Pixels:1,300,000 pixels

Service & Support

Type:2 years warranty

System Requirements

OS Required:Apple MacOS X 10.1.5 or later / Microsoft Windows 2000 / Microsoft Windows Millennium Edition / Microsoft Windows XP

Video Input

Camera Type:Web camera
Computer Interface:Hi-Speed USB
Still Image Capture Resolution:1280 x 960