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Logitech B500 Webcam

1.3MP 1280 X 1024 Nov 2009
Built-In Microphone Megapixel Maximum Video Resolution Snapshot Button Release Date
Logitech has excellent reviews for its webcams
1280 x 1024 pixels video resolution
Has a built-in microphone

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Logitech Has Excellent Reviews for Its Webcams

We checked 6,978 owner and expert reviews (including 562 verified purchases) for Logitech webcams and found that on average Logitech has excellent ratings. We also found that Logitech has excellent ratings specifically for its webcams. 94% of those that bought a Logitech webcam would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


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Released Over Seven Years Ago

Logitech released the B500 in November 2009.


Design

Has a Built-In Microphone

The Logitech B500 has a built-in microphone, as do most of the other comparable spec webcams that have been around for around the same time as this webcam.

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Performance

1280 X 1024 Pixels Video Resolution

The Logitech B500 has a maximum video resolution of 1280 x 1024 pixels. That's over four times the video resolution of a 640 x 480 pixels webcam, which is the most common video resolution. Across all webcams that were released around the same time as this webcam the worst video resolution is 640 x 480 pixels and the best is 1600 x 1200 pixels.

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Average Megapixel

With a megapixel of 1.3 megapixels, the Logitech B500 has a pretty typical megapixel compared to most of the other webcams that were launched around the same time as this webcam.

If you are looking for a webcam with a higher megapixel then you might want to consider the HP KQ245AA (2MP) which is also higher rated.

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Has a Snapshot Button

The Logitech B500 has a snapshot button, as do most of the other webcams that have been on the market for around the same time as this webcam.

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Not Full HD

This webcam is not full HD.

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Packaging Data

Has a Laptop Clamp

The Logitech B500 has a laptop clamp, as do most of the other comparable spec webcams that came out more than two years ago.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers logitech 960000560
Barcodes 00000960000560, 05052217014177, 05099206019669

Logitech B500 Review Sources

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