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BasicXL BXL-WEBCAM2PI

£4.99
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A top-value and good spec 640 x 480 pixels resolution webcam
640 X 480 Pixels No No Clip Jun 2012
Maximum Video Resolution Full HD Built-In Microphone Mounting Type Release Date
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BasicXL BXL-WEBCAM2PI Review

Representing excellent value for money, we have ranked the basicXL BXL-WEBCAM2PI number 80 across all webcams.
97
Value for Money
Excellent
62
Features
Good Features
60
Age
5 Years Old
75
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 75?

It has below average user reviews with an average user rating of 20%. Logitech webcams have excellent reviews in general.
This webcam is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better webcams are available. View the latest webcams 2018.
Customers report it is a good size but inferior product quality and unimpressive design.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Supports manual focusing
Only 640 x 480 pixels resolution
Not full HD

BasicXL BXL-WEBCAM2PI In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Customers Report Sub-Standard Product Quality

Two basicXL BXL-WEBCAM2 reviewers concluded that the product was not good quality. Three years ago N. Cartmon said in their review of this webcam on Amazon “Its grainy picture quality and poor design mean if anything its good at breaking your screen or monitor”. N. Cartmon also said “The Picture quality is so bad in low light even though it has 3 Led's which only cause partial blindness when your looking at the webcam”.

Customers Report Unimpressive Design

One basicXL BXL-WEBCAM2 reviewer who reviewed the product thought it was not a good design.

Customers Report That it is a Good Size

One person who reviewed it concluded that it was tight. N. Cartmon mentioned in their basicXL BXL-WEBCAM2 review on Amazon “The spring clip is very tight and will grip the screen so hard it causes discolouration”.

Users Report That it is Fairly Priced

One basicXL BXL-WEBCAM2 owner who purchased it considered that it was good value for money. N. Cartmon wrote in their review of the basicXL BXL-WEBCAM2 “If your looking value for money dont bother with this webcam” .

Value For Money

Extremely Good Value for Money

The product has mediocre features and is over 6 months old but at £4.99 it is in the cheapest 2% of webcams.

Age

Released Over Five Years Ago

This webcam was released in June 2012.

Features

Only 640 X 480 Pixels Resolution

The basicXL BXL-WEBCAM2PI has a maximum resolution of 640 x 480 pixels. That's 67% less resolution than the most common resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels. The worst resolution of all webcams is 320 x 240 pixels and the best is 4096 x 2160 pixels.

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Not Full HD

Like most other webcams, the basicXL BXL-WEBCAM2PI is not full HD. 67% of webcams are not full HD.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Microphone

The basicXL BXL-WEBCAM2PI does not have a built-in microphone, unlike most other webcams. 85% of webcams have a built-in microphone.

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Supports Manual Focusing

The BXL-WEBCAM2PI supports manual focusing. 90% of webcams do not support manual focusing.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

basicxl bxlwebcam2bu, basicxl bxlwebcam2gr, basicxl bxlwebcam2bl

Barcodes:

00696720538338, 00696720711489, 04050759880169, 04053893741372, 05055712398056, 05412810137275, 05412810137565, 05412810137572, 05412810137930

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