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Philips SPC530NC

Philips SPC530NC
alaScore 76

25 reviews

Dec, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 25 reviews of Philips SPC530NC. The average rating for this product is 3.8/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews. Reviewers really like the size and design. The usability and price are also mentioned favorably, but there are some critical views about the reliability.

price, usability, design, size


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the Philips SPC530NC is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 76/100 = Good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 6 user reviews of Philips SPC530NC from 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 Reviewers really like the price. The usability also gets good views. There are some negative views about the reliability.

usability, price


67% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Philips SPC530NC VGA Webcam 1.3MP Face TrackingPhilips SPC530NC VGA Webcam 1.3MP Face Tracking

Dec, 2018

Consumer review (

Philips SPC530NC VGA Webcam 1.3MP Face Tracking


talking to my friends in australia they said picture quality was very good, to date not tried the zoom function.

none really-if i had to be picky could have better anchoridge on top of laptop

Feb, 2010

Consumer review (

Philips SPC530NC VGA Webcam 1.3MP Face Tracking


good build quality and simple to use. good image and focus

switch the face tracker function 'off' if you have a small enegetic child on you lap... it confuses camera!

Feb, 2010

Product Specifications

With 1.3-megapixel resolution, 3x digital zoom and noise reduction, Webcam easy SPC530 gives you smooth images and clear sound so that video chatting time becomes high-quality time. With plug and play, staying in touch with loved ones couldn't be easier.


Audio Support: Yes
Camera Mechanical Design:Fixed


Built-in flash: No
Built-in Microphone: Yes
Cable Length:59.1
Color of product:Black
Interface:USB 2.0
LED Indicators: Yes
Mounting type:Clip/Stand
Product color:Black
Product colour:Black
Sensor Type:CMOS

Dimensions & Weight



Country Kits:Mexico / United States
Model:530NC Webcam easy
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Philips SPC


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

Optical Sensor

Total Pixels:1,300,000 pixels

Other Features

Color: Yes
Compatible operating systems:Microsoft Windows XP (SP2) / Vista / Microsoft Windows XP (SP2), Microsoft Windows Vista
Data compression:YUY2, MJPEG
Data format:YUY2, MJPEG
Depth (with stand):0.244 / 2.44
Dimensions (WxDxH):1.46 x 0.669 x 1.97
Gross weight of outer carton:6.61
Gross weight outer carton:6.61
Height (cm) inner carton:7.87
Height (with stand):0.28 / 2.8
Height outer carton:8.43 / 8.66
Interpolated photo resolution:1.3 MP
Interpolated video resolution:1.3 MP
Length (cm) inner carton:11.5
Length outer carton:15.7 / 16.1
Lens system:3 / F2.6, D50°
Minimum hard disk space:200
Minimum processor:Pentium III 850 Mhz
Minimum RAM:256
On/off activity LED:Y
Optical drive required: Yes
Package dimensions (WxDxH):7.56 x 3.62 x 7.32
Package weight:0.639
USB powered: Yes
USB required: Yes
USB video type:UVC
Weight with stand:0.00319 / 3.19
Width (cm) inner carton:7.64
Width (with stand):0.146 / 1.46
Width outer carton:11.8 / 12.3

Packaging Data

Package depth:3.62
Package height:7.32
Package type:Blister
Package weight:10.2
Package width:7.48 / 7.56
Packaging type:Blister


Auto focus: No
Color Depth:24
Digital Zoom:3
Face tracking: Yes
Full HD: No
Maximum frame rate:30
Maximum video resolution:640 x 480
Megapixel:0.3 / 1.3
Minimum illumination:5
Noise reduction: Yes
Photo feature: Yes
Snapshot button: Yes
Windows operating systems supported: Yes
Zoom capability: Yes

System Requirements

OS Required:Microsoft Windows Vista / Microsoft Windows XP SP2

Technical Details

Inner carton gross weight:1070
Inner carton net weight:272
Inner carton tare weight:798
Outer carton gross weight:5.51 / 6.61
Outer carton net weight:543
Outer carton tare weight:1957 / 2457
Package net weight:90
Package tare weight:7.05

Video Input

Camera Type:Web camera
Computer Interface:USB
Digital Video Format:MJPEG

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:0.0669 / 0.669
Weight:3.17 / 3.19
Width:0.146 / 1.46