On average, based on eleven expert reviews from sites including Expert Reviews, Digital Versus, gadgetspeak.com and gadgetreview.com this webcam has an overall expert rating of 86 out of 100. This means that webcam experts think this Logitech webcam is one of the better webcams of this spec and age.
Average Owner Reviews
On average, based on 105 owner reviews this webcam has an overall owner rating of 77 out of 100.
Good Product Quality
A few Logitech BCC950 owners who reviewed it considered that it was good quality. D. P. mentioned in their review of this webcam on Amazon “The video quality is very good (a little grainy on a 100" projected screen.”. Maarten wrote on Amazon “Very high quality image and sound” in their review. Mia Miu mentioned in her review of the Logitech BCC950 “Compared to pro 9000 or 5000 the quality is way better.”.
Good Sound Quality
Several customers said in their reviews that it had a good microphone. Amazon Customer wrote on Amazon “Good integration with Lyn, audio and camera image are good” in their review of this webcam. Commonly Known As :potts: mentioned last year “Smooth video stream with decent sound pickup and output” in their review of the Logitech BCC950 and scored it very highly. Also last year D. P. wrote “The audio is great” in their Logitech BCC950 review.
Logitech Webcams Have Excellent Reviews
We checked 4,733 owner and expert reviews for Logitech webcams and found that on average Logitech has excellent ratings compared to other brands. We also found that Logitech has excellent ratings specifically within its webcams range.
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A Top Selling Product
According to sales data from Amazon, the BCC950 is a popular choice amongst customers who purchased webcams in the last 3 months.
A few people who reviewed it agreed that it was good value for money. D. P. mentioned “Build quality is great, for the cost”. Grillz wrote “Unbeatable value for money” and scored it very highly. Grillz also mentioned “For the money it's ace”.
Some Logitech BCC950 owners wrote in their reviews that the product was a bargain for the price. Five years ago expert website Evogadget.com said in their review “No matter how much we would like to see a cheap camera with a dazzling performance backed up by excellent features, we can't”. Expert website Alphr.com mentioned “High-quality HD videoconferencing at a bargain price” in their review and gave the product a score of 4 stars.
Easy to Use
A number of customers who reviewed this webcam thought it was easy to use. Two years ago Karl Keeley scored it 5 stars and he said on Amazon “Easy to use good quality video”. Karl Keeley also wrote “Remote control is excellent”.
One person who bought this webcam considered that it was easy to setup. Maarten rated the Logitech BCC950 4 stars and said on Amazon two years ago “Extremely easy to set up” in their review of the Logitech BCC950.
One Logitech BCC950 reviewer wrote in their reviews that it was smooth. Commonly Known As :potts: wrote “Captures a good quality and smooth video stream with decent sound pickup” in their review of the Logitech BCC950. One customer said in their reviews that it was good looking. Rachel Patterson mentioned “Worked beautifully on a Windows 8 laptop” and gave it a rating of 5 stars.
Good Technical Features
Several Logitech BCC950 reviewers who bought it mentioned that it had good features. Expert review site Pcworld.com_techhive.com said “Whether you use Google Chat, Skype or a web-conferencing app with more sophisticated collaboration features, chances are you've added video to your online meeting toolbox” in their review of the Logitech BCC950 and rated the product 4 stars.
One Logitech BCC950 reviewer who purchased this webcam thought it was well made.
One customer who reviewed the Logitech BCC950 reckoned that it was thin. Rachel Patterson scored it very highly and she mentioned on Amazon “Our office has a long narrow table that seats 8-10”.
£25.05 Price Drop
In the last couple of weeks the price of the BCC950 has dropped by £25.05.
Unlike most of the other webcams of a similar spec and age to the BCC950 which are not USB powered, the Logitech BCC950 is USB powered.
Has a Built-In Microphone
Like most of the other webcams that came out more than two years ago, the Logitech BCC950 has a built-in microphone.
1920 X 1080 Pixels Maximum Video Resolution
The Logitech BCC950 has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's over two times the video resolution of a 1280 x 720 pixels webcam, which is the most common video resolution.
This webcam's video resolution (1920 x 1080 pixels) is actually the best video resolution amongst all webcams of a comparable age and spec to the BCC950.
The worst video resolution across similar types of webcam is 640 x 480 pixels.
Unlike most of the other webcams of this age and type which are not full HD, the Logitech BCC950 is full HD.
Has a Zoom Capability
Unlike most of the other webcams of a similar spec and age to the BCC950 which do not have a zoom capability, the Logitech BCC950 has a zoom capability.
Quite Wide Viewing Angle, Horizontal
The narrowest viewing angle, horizontal of comparable spec webcams that are a similar age to the BCC950 is 45°, the widest is 300°, and the average viewing angle, horizontal is 110°. The Logitech BCC950 has a fairly wide viewing angle, horizontal (180 degrees) compared to most of the other webcams that came out around the same time as the BCC950.
Mac OS X 10.7 Lion Mac Operating Systems Supported
This webcam supports a Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard|Mac OS X 10.7 Lion mac operating systems supported, which is typical of many webcams that were released around the same time as it.
1080p Supported Video Modes
The Logitech BCC950 supports a 1080p supported video modes which is better than the 720p supported video modes supported by most webcams of this spec and age.
A 1080p supported video modes is in fact the best supported supported video mode amongst all similar spec webcams that were released more than two years ago.
Amongst comparable types of webcam the worst supported supported video mode is 720p.
8 Reasons Against
Poor Picture Quality
One Logitech BCC950 reviewer wrote in their reviews that it produced a good quality image. Five years ago Expertreviews.co.uk mentioned on expert review site Expert Reviews “Its image quality isn’t perfect.” but even so they gave this webcam a rating of 80 out of 100.
Does Not Have a Motion Detector
Most comparable spec webcams that have been around for more than two years do not have a motion detector. The Logitech BCC950 is no exception to this as it too does not have a motion detector.
We think this webcam looks expensive compared to other webcams that have been around for more than two years. The price range of webcams that have been around for more than two years is from £4 to £321.
Does Not Feature Face Tracking
The Logitech BCC950 does not feature face tracking, although keep in mind that most of the other webcams that were released more than two years ago also do not feature face tracking.
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Not Mac Compatibility
Like most of the other webcams of this type and age, the Logitech BCC950 is not mac compatibility.
Does Not Have a Night Mode
The Logitech BCC950 does not have a night mode. Most of the other webcams that came out more than two years ago also do not have a night mode.
Does Not Have a Snapshot Button
The Logitech BCC950 does not have a snapshot button, although it is worth noting that most of the other webcams of a similar type and age to the BCC950 also do not have a snapshot button.
The average weight of webcams that have been on the market for around the same time as the BCC950 is 180g. The Logitech BCC950 is one of the heaviest comparable spec webcams that were released more than two years ago (568 grams) amongst similar spec webcams of this age.
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Released Over Four Years Ago
It was over four years ago when this Logitech webcam was released.
Average Maximum Frame Rate
The Logitech BCC950 has a relatively typical maximum frame rate (30 frames per second) compared to most of the other similar spec webcams that are a comparable age to the BCC950.
This webcam has a USB 2 interface, which is the most commonly found interface on webcams that have been on the market for more than two years.
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Maximum Frame Rate
Maximum Video Resolution
1920 x 1080
Plug and Play
Mac Operating Systems Supported
Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard, Mac OS X 10.7 Lion
Windows Operating Systems Supported
Windows 7 Home Premium, Windows 7 Home Premium, Windows 7 Home Premium x64, Windows 7 Professional, Windows 7 Professional, Windows 7 Professional x64, Windows 7 Starter, Windows 7 Starter, Windows 7 Starter x64, Windows 7 Ultimate, Windows 7 Ultimate, Windows 7 Ultimate x64, Windows Vista Business, Windows Vista Business, Windows Vista Business x64, Windows Vista Home Basic, Windows Vista Home Basic, Windows Vista Home Basic x64
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