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Emtec Snake Webcam

£4.47 £6.70 cheaper than 32 days ago
1.3MP 1280 X 1024 USB 2.0 Jun 2012
Built-In Microphone Megapixel Maximum Video Resolution Interface Release Date
Has a built-in microphone
1280 x 1024 pixels video resolution
Poor expert reviews
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Poor Expert Reviews

Two experts from sites including and have rated this webcam on average 53 out of 100. The expert review sites aren't convinced by this Emtec webcam.


Released Over Five Years Ago

Emtec released the Snake in June 2012.


1280 X 1024 Pixels Video Resolution

The highest video resolution of the Emtec Snake is 1280 x 1024 pixels. That's over four times the video resolution of the most common maximum video resolution of 640 x 480 pixels. Across all webcams of a comparable type and age to this webcam the best video resolution is 1600 x 1200 pixels and the worst is 640 x 480 pixels.

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Average Megapixel

With a megapixel of 1.3 megapixels, the Emtec Snake has a fairly typical megapixel compared to most of the other webcams that were launched more than two years ago.

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Not Full HD

This webcam is not full HD.

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Has a Built-In Microphone

The Emtec Snake has a built-in microphone, as do most of the other webcams of a comparable age and spec to this webcam.

There are a number of other webcams with a built-in microphone currently available that you might want to look at including the Sweex WC035V2 (£7.35), the V7 CS0300 (£6.30), or the Speed-Link Reflect (£4) which all of have better reviews.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Flash

Like most of the other comparable spec webcams that came out around the same time as this webcam, the Emtec Snake does not have a built-in flash.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers emtec eksw1300sn

Emtec Snake Review Sources

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