News This Solid Logitech c920 Webcam Clone Is on Sale for $40

salgado18

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Why not use the smartphone as a webcam? Technically, it's free, since the phone was already purchased.

But on lesser known cams, it's tough to buy something that's not good, and there aren't many reviews about them around. Thanks for the tip, and bring on more alternatives :)
 

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Why not use the smartphone as a webcam? Technically, it's free, since the phone was already purchased.

But on lesser known cams, it's tough to buy something that's not good, and there aren't many reviews about them around. Thanks for the tip, and bring on more alternatives :)
I tried using my phone a couple of times when the video didn't work on my old Logitech with Zoom (still haven't been able to figure that out as it works fine with Google Meets, Teams, Ring, etc.), but the small view and trying to prop it up to have the right angle with it slipping down all the while was a pain.
 
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Why not use the smartphone as a webcam? Technically, it's free, since the phone was already purchased.

But on lesser known cams, it's tough to buy something that's not good, and there aren't many reviews about them around. Thanks for the tip, and bring on more alternatives :)
Because not every use speaks to a smartphone.

For instance....
Kids going back to school 'at home' today. Laptops have built in webcams...PC's do not.
Zoom classes require some camera functionality.

For instance...
Time lapse vids of my 3D printer doing its thing.
I could probably use a smartphone to do that. Until, 45 minutes into a 3 hour print, I needed to use the smartphone for something else.
 
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FHD webcams in 2020 for $40 , no ty ...

Today you can get full phone with 4 cameras one of them 64 mpixel that can capture 4K/30 movies , and full CPU , , huge battery, LCD ,6GB RAM , CPU , LTE , 128GB SSD , Charger , etc for $200 ...

and you want us to pay $40 for low quality camera ?? at least give us decent camera then and ask for $40 ...

example

https://www.aliexpress.com/item/4001045068632.html
 
Welp, maybe not back on the 12th, but today, I stumbled across it again on Amazon, and it's $49.99 and a checkbox for a $10 coupon to bring it down to $39.99.

And I only found out because I'd put it on my wishlist, and happened to notice the price while ordering something else.
 

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