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HP HD 2300 Webcam

1280 X 720 Clip USB 2.0 Dec 2012
Built-In Microphone Maximum Video Resolution Mounting Type Interface Release Date
Good user reviews
Good product quality
Good sound quality
40 Reviews

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Reviews

Good User Reviews

Based on 41 user reviews the average user rating of this webcam is 88 out of 100. Over 87% of reviewers gave this webcam either 4 or 5 stars and 92% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

Good Brand

We checked 221 expert and owner reviews (including 49 verified purchases) for HP webcams and found that on average HP has good reviews compared to other brands. We also found that HP has good reviews specifically for its webcams. 92% of those that bought a HP webcam would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Good Sound Quality

Six customers who purchased this webcam thought it had a good microphone. Terence mentioned in his review of this webcam on expert review site Argos.co.uk “Sound quality is good” however he only gave the product a rating of 3 stars out of 5. John said in his HP HD 2300 review “Very small and neat design very easy set up, very good quality picture and audio I use this with webex”.


Price

Reasonably Priced

Six people said in their reviews that it was good value for money. Sam wrote in his review of this webcam on expert review site Argos.co.uk two years ago “Great value for money”. Paulio said in the same month “For the price, this is an excellent product” in their review of this webcam and gave it a rating of 80 out of 100. Aj wrote “Not even as a poor cheap cam is this close to worth money” in their review of this webcam but they scored it 20 out of 100.


Design

Good Product Quality

Twelve customers concluded that the HP HD 2300 was good quality. Sam mentioned “Sound quality was great through the usb”. Rob wrote “The HP 2300 HD webcam is a very reliable webcam giving excellent picture quality with ease of set up” in his review of this webcam. Redpaolo said on expert website Argos.co.uk “Simple to set up and the sound quality is very clear” in their review of this webcam.

Easy to Use

Seven customers concluded that this webcam was easy to setup. Sausage mentioned in their review of this webcam on expert review site Argos.co.uk “This camera was very easy to set up”. Johnf wrote in their review of the HP HD 2300 “Good quality picture and sound, easy to set up, does all I expected” and scored this webcam the highest possible rating of 5 stars. Iomegafan said on expert review site Argos.co.uk three years ago “Easy to set up, works very well with good picture quality” in their review of this webcam.

Four customers considered that the product was easy to use. Two years ago Ola mentioned “It's easy to use not disappointed” in her review of this webcam. Lindy gave the product the highest possible rating of 5 stars out of 5 and she said on expert review site Argos.co.uk “Very easy to use”. Flu scored it 5 stars out of 5 and wrote on expert website Argos.co.uk two years ago “Easy to install, easy to use not a great design” in their review of this webcam.

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Robust

Two customers who reviewed this webcam concluded that it was well made. The Dunster said in their review of this webcam “Has a built in microphone too.”.

Nice Design

Four people considered that the product was well designed. Ptg said in their review of the HP HD 2300 “The design is good so is the quality for the price although you need lots of lighting in your room to get that nice high quality picture”. Shane25 mentioned in their review of this webcam on expert review site Argos.co.uk two years ago “Design is very nice.”. Czarina. said in their review of this webcam on expert review site Argos.co.uk three years ago “Neat, well designed webcam that gives quality pictures” and gave it the highest possible rating of 5 stars out of 5.

Has a Built-In Microphone

The HD 2300 has a built-in microphone, as do most of the other webcams of this type and age.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Flash

The HD 2300 does not have a built-in flash, although it is worth noting that most of the other webcams of this age and spec also do not have a built-in flash.

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Released Over Four Years Ago

It was December 2012 when HP released the HD 2300.


Performance

1280 X 720 Pixels Video Resolution

The highest video resolution of the HD 2300 is 1280 x 720 pixels. That's over three times the video resolution of a 640 x 480 pixels webcam, which is the most frequently found video resolution. Webcams of a similar spec and age to this webcam maximum video resolutions range from 640 x 480 pixels (worst) to 1600 x 1200 pixels (best).

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Has a Photo Feature

The HP HD 2300 has a photo feature. Most of the other comparable spec webcams that are a similar age to this webcam also have a photo feature.

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Not Full HD

This webcam is not full HD.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers shops a5f64aaabb, home a5f64aaabb, hp a5f64aaabb
Barcodes 00086112360191, 00102014032227, 00112015034755, 00886112360184, 00886112360191, 00886112360207, 00886112360214, 00886112360221, 00889899377574, 01042015032750, 01072015032740, 01122015034357, 02002828845007, 03082014032304, 04053162312388, 04054842392676, 05012015032803, 05012016034035, 05028664071209, 05052916562108, 05122014032053, 05711045327865, 06092014032249, 06112015033714, 06122014031932, 07042015033256, 07072014023330, 08082015032728, 08861123601916, 09072015032728

HP HD 2300 Review Sources

To prepare this HP HD 2300 review we compared this webcam to 282 other models. For each webcam that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 41,187 product attributes, 14,286 webcam reviews and 720,700 historical webcam prices from 0 webcam retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this webcam compared to the other models as well as any areas where this webcam is lacking.

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