Genius FaceCam 321 Review
|Value for Money||
|5 Years Old|
Why Has it Scored 58?
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This webcam has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Supports manual focusing
Has a zoom capability
Not full HD
Very small digital zoom
Genius FaceCam 321 Video Reviews
Genius FaceCam 321 In-Depth Analysis
Genius Has Very Good Webcam Reviews
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Value For Money
We think this webcam represents good value compared to other webcams. We checked 82 webcams and they range in price from £3 to £499.
Supports Manual Focusing
The FaceCam 321 supports manual focusing. Most of the other webcams also support manual focusing.
Has a Zoom Capability
The Genius FaceCam 321 has a zoom capability. Most of the other webcams also have a zoom capability.
Not Full HD
Like most of the other webcams, the FaceCam 321 is not full HD.
Quite High Megapixel
Webcams have megapixels of between 0.3MP and 20MP, and the average megapixel is 3.1MP. The FaceCam 321 has a fairly high megapixel (8 megapixels) compared to most of the other webcams.
Very Small Digital Zoom
At only 3 times zoom factor, the FaceCam 321 has a fairly small digital zoom compared to most of the other webcams. The average digital zoom of webcams is 4.8x.
Only 640 X 480 Pixels Video Resolution
The FaceCam 321 has a maximum video resolution of 640 x 480 pixels. That's 67% less video resolution than a 1280 x 720 pixels webcam, which is the most frequently found video resolution.
This webcam's video resolution (640 x 480 pixels) is in fact the worst video resolution across all webcams.
Across similar types of webcam the best video resolution is 1920 x 1080 pixels.
Has a Built-In Microphone
The FaceCam 321 has a built-in microphone, as do most of the other webcams.
Does Not Have an Auto Focus
The Genius FaceCam 321 does not have an auto focus. Most of the other webcams do have an auto focus.
Released Over Five Years Ago
It was August 2012 when Genius released the FaceCam 321.