Mediatech MT4030K vs Microsoft LifeCam Studio

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Mediatech MT4030K
Microsoft LifeCam Studio

Top Prices

Amazon UK
Standard delivery: £3.99
In stock
eBay
Standard delivery: £14.95
Amazon UK
Standard delivery: £7.99
Ebuyer Business
Standard delivery: £4.19
In stock (13 available)

Reasons For

2 Reasons For
A lot higher maximum interpolated image resolution Edit
The Mediatech MT4030K has a maximum interpolated image resolution of 8MP, whereas the Microsoft LifeCam Studio is only a 5MP maximum interpolated image resolution webcam (3MP lower).
Cheaper by £34
The Mediatech MT4030K is £34.46 cheaper than the Microsoft LifeCam Studio.
2 Reasons For
Full HD Edit
The Microsoft LifeCam Studio is Full HD, however the Mediatech MT4030K is not Full HD. Read more

A Full HD webcam can record video with a resolution of at least 1920 x 1080 pixels.

Full HD indicates that the webcam can record at a fairly high resolution, resulting in a sharper picture.

58 shops are selling it
The more shops stock the product, the greater competition amongst shops to keep prices low.

Reasons Against

3 Reasons Against
Not Full HD Edit
The Mediatech MT4030K is not Full HD, whereas the Microsoft LifeCam Studio is Full HD. Read more

A Full HD webcam can record video with a resolution of at least 1920 x 1080 pixels.

Full HD indicates that the webcam can record at a fairly high resolution, resulting in a sharper picture.

Fewer sellers
The Mediatech MT4030K is only stocked by 1 shop, but the Microsoft LifeCam Studio is stocked by 59 shops. Read more
The fewer the number of sellers that stock the product, the lower the competition amongst sellers to keep prices low.
Older by six months
The Mediatech MT4030K is six months older than the Microsoft LifeCam Studio.
2 Reasons Against
3MP lower maximum interpolated image resolution Edit
The Microsoft LifeCam Studio has a maximum interpolated image resolution of 5MP, but the Mediatech MT4030K is an 8MP maximum interpolated image resolution webcam (3MP higher).
More expensive by £34
The Microsoft LifeCam Studio is £34.46 more expensive than the Mediatech MT4030K.

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IT Reviews.com: Best Buy
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Date Released

40 months Ago 35 months Ago

Performance

Megapixel Count
0.3MP Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Frame Rate
30fps 30fps
Face Tracking
 Face tracking
 Face tracking
Maximum Video Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
BEST
Zoom Capability
 Zoom capability
 Zoom capability
Full HD
 Full HD
 Full HD
BEST
Storage Relative Humidity Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 5 - 65
Operating Relative Humidity Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 5 - 80
Storage Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data -40 - 60
Operating Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 40
Windows Operating System
 Windows 7 Starter
 Windows 7 Home Basic
 Windows 7 Ultimate
 Windows 7 Starter x64
 Windows 7 Home Basic x64
 Windows 7 Home Premium
 Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 Windows 7 Professional
 Windows 7 Professional x64
 Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 Windows Vista Business
 Windows Vista Business x64
 Windows 8
 Windows 8 Pro
 Windows 8 Enterprise
 Windows Vista Home Basic
 Windows Vista Home Premium
 Windows Vista Enterprise
 Windows Vista Ultimate
 Windows XP Home
 Windows 7 Starter
 Windows 7 Home Basic
 Windows 7 Ultimate
 Windows 7 Starter x64
 Windows 7 Home Basic x64
 Windows 7 Home Premium
 Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 Windows 7 Professional
 Windows 7 Professional x64
 Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 Windows Vista Business
 Windows Vista Business x64
 Windows 8
 Windows 8 Pro
 Windows 8 Enterprise
 Windows Vista Home Basic
 Windows Vista Home Premium
 Windows Vista Enterprise
 Windows Vista Ultimate
 Windows XP Home
BEST
Focus Adjustment
 Manual
 Manual
Digital Zoom
Unknown - Click to provide data 3x
Auto Focus
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Auto focus
Maximum Interpolated Image Resolution
8MP
BEST
5MP
Photo Feature
 Photo feature
 Photo feature
Supported Video Mode
 1080p
 720p
 1080p
 720p
BEST
Maximum Image Resolution
3200 x 2400 2560 x 2048

Design

Built-In Microphone
 Built-in microphone
 Built-in microphone
Mount
 Stand
 Clip
 Clip/Stand
 Stand
 Clip
 Clip/Stand
Colour
 Black
 Silver
 Black
 Silver
Interface
 USB 2.0
 USB 2.0
Certification
Unknown - Click to provide data FCC, WEEE, CE, VCCI, GOST, UL, cUL, CB
Cable Length
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.83m
Sensor Type
 CMOS
 CMOS
BEST
Built-In Flash
 Built-in flash
Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 128g
Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 45mm
Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 114mm
Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 60mm

Other Features

USB Powered
 USB powered
Unknown - Click to provide data

Packaging Data

Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Manual
CRT Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data
 CRT stand
LCD Clamp
Unknown - Click to provide data
 LCD clamp
Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
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