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Logitech C270 Webcam

£30.59
£14.03 £16.56 cheaper than 57 days ago
3MP 1280 X 720 Feb 2016
Built-In Microphone Megapixel Face Tracking Maximum Video Resolution Release Date
Two industry awards
Top seller
Good quality
1112 Reviews + 2 Awards
laptopworld.dk Good for the Price PC Advisor.co.uk Best Buy
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Reviews

Two Industry Awards

Two expert review sites thought that this Logitech webcam was good. The author at review site PC Advisor.co.uk gave this webcam a "Best Buy" award and said it was good and the author at website Laptopworld.dk decided that it was good value for money and gave it a "Good for the Price" award.

Average Expert Reviews

Three experts from sites including Pocket Lint, PC Advisor.co.uk and laptopworld.dk have rated this Logitech webcam on average 77%. It seems that webcam experts are not that keen on this webcam.

Excellent Owner Reviews

On average, C270 owners rated this webcam 90 out of 100. 620 reviewers (91% of all reviewers) gave this webcam either 4 or 5 stars and 95% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

Excellent Brand

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

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Does Not Have Good Technical Guidance

Four people said that the Logitech C270 did not have good technical guidance. Website Bestbuy.com said in their review of this webcam “The instructions to set it up were useless”. Website Walmart.com wrote “Computer came with no instruction manual” in their review of this webcam but in spite of that they rated it 5 stars out of 5. They also said “We can't use the computer because there are no step by step instructions telling us how to use it” in their review.


Price

Price Has Gone Down by £16.56 (54%)

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Cheap As Chips, Great Microphone, Decent Detail in Good Light

One hundred and sixty-four people wrote in their reviews that it was good value for money. Pocket Lint mentioned four years ago “Cheap as chips, great microphone, decent detail in good light” however they gave it a rating of 60 out of 100. Website Bestbuy.com said “Cheap price”. Expert website Pocket-Lint.com wrote in the same month “Cheap with solid performance”.

Five people who purchased the product mentioned that it was expensive. Afm153 wrote on expert website Bestbuy.com “With the advance feel this camera was a little overpriced” in their review of this webcam and gave it a rating of 4 stars out of 5. Bigras said “This is a great camera for the money, they have more expensive ones if you need higher resolutions”. Bozo mentioned two years ago “We really liked the way he talked to us and did not try to sell us the most expensive laptop and sold us just what we needed!”.

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Good Value for Money

Laptopworld.dk highlighted in their review that this webcam was great for its price.


Good Microphone

Sixty-eight owners who reviewed it mentioned that it had a good microphone. Website Amazon.co.uk wrote “Audio and video” in their review of this webcam and rated the Logitech C270 5 stars out of 5. Website Bestbuy.com gave it the highest possible rating of 5 stars out of 5 and mentioned two years ago “Excellent sound quality” in their review of this webcam. They also said “Sound clear and bright” in their review.

Good Picture Quality

Twenty-one owners said in their reviews that it produced a sharp image. Fullblooz said “It was easy to set up and the picture is sharp”. Gisot rated it 5 stars out of 5 and mentioned on expert website Bestbuy.com “Excellent product for the price range, crisp video, clear sound, very good performance overall”. Coolio07 said in their review of this webcam on expert website Bestbuy.com two years ago “Microphone works great and camera has a crisp clean picture”.

Five owners mentioned in their reviews that the Logitech C270 produced a good quality image. Trueblubri wrote “It works as advertised, good image quality and great price” and gave it a score of 80 out of 100. Fred the Dred gave it a rating of 5 stars out of 5 and he mentioned on expert website Amazon.co.uk “Very clear audio and image quality” in his review of this webcam. Adam wrote “Great image quality” in his review of this webcam.

Three owners who purchased it agreed that it produced clear images. Two years ago Robotman4137 mentioned in their review of this webcam “Clear image and sound quality was spot on”. Amazon Customer wrote “It gives a good clear image, adjusts for light conditions” in their review of this webcam and scored it a maximum of 5 stars.

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Design

Well Made

Twenty-one customers who reviewed this webcam reckoned that it was well made. Website Walmart.com scored this webcam a maximum of 5 stars and wrote “Nice laptop for the price, sturdy build, runs quiet, pretty thin” in their Logitech C270 review. Engineeringjohn said “The video quality is solid” and scored the product a maximum of 5 stars. Hawk gave the product a score of 5 stars out of 5 and mentioned in their review of this webcam “Solid design”.

Three owners who purchased this webcam reckoned that it was reliable. Three years ago Landongreenvillenc said “This is a good reliable and affordable product” in their review of this webcam. Nick56 mentioned “Does what it needs to do reliably and easily”. Mrs. A. Oliver said on expert website Amazon.co.uk “It gives such clear pictures and is reliable!” in their review of this webcam.

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Good Quality

One hundred and sixty-four customers who reviewed the product reckoned that it was good quality. Website Walmart.com mentioned in their review of this webcam “Good quality at a low price”. Website Bestbuy.com gave it a score of 4 stars out of 5 and said “Its easy to set-up and the video quality is very good”. Walmart.com also mentioned “Video quality is as advertised” in their review.

Easy to Use

Fourty-three people who reviewed it mentioned that it was easy to use. Website Bestbuy.com wrote “Ease of use and quality of product” and scored this webcam the highest possible rating of 5 stars. They also mentioned “Easy to install and easy for my kids to use” in their review. And also wrote “Easy to use and setup”.

Thirty-seven owners who bought it agreed that it was easy to setup. Website Bestbuy.com mentioned four years ago “Affordable and easy to set up” in their review of this webcam. They also said “Very easy to setup and configure” in their review. Website Newegg.com mentioned “Very high quality and easy to set up” in their review of the Logitech C270 and scored it 5 stars out of 5.

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Good Looking

Fifteen owners who reviewed it mentioned that it was good looking. Website Bestbuy.com mentioned in their review of this webcam “Style and ease of use” . Website Newegg.com said in their review of this webcam “Beautiful clear picture” but in spite of that they rated the Logitech C270 20 out of 100. Fashionmonkey mentioned “Pretty decent range of angles” in their review of this webcam.

Three owners considered that the product was well designed.

Three customers who purchased it reckoned that it was smooth. Website Walmart.com scored it 5 stars out of 5 and said in their review of this webcam “Looks sharp runs smooth”. Tbar wrote “The picture quality is fantastic very smooth with no flicker”. Graeme Smith said in their review of this webcam “Clear and smooth quality”.

Three people said in their reviews that it was neat. Paul gave this webcam a score of 80 out of 100 and he mentioned “This camera is neat and practical for it's size.”. Four years ago Julie Richards wrote “Bought this a while back small and neat only used it once” in her review of this webcam. Two years ago Maurice T. mentioned “Works well neat job”.

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Has a Built-In Microphone

The Logitech C270 has a built-in microphone. Most of the other webcams that are a similar age to this webcam also have a built-in microphone.

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Top Seller

According to sales data from Amazon, the C270 is a popular choice amongst customers who purchased webcams in the last 3 months.

Released Over a Year Ago

It was February 2016 when this Logitech webcam was released.


Features

Good Technical Features

Six people who reviewed this webcam considered that it had good features. Christopher wrote “It works well with other software and has some great features” in his review of this webcam and gave the product a rating of 80 out of 100. He also mentioned “Has some nice features and was running quickly” in his review. Shark13 wrote on expert website Bestbuy.com “Has all the features needed and easy for first time users”.


Performance

Features Face Tracking

The Logitech C270 features face tracking, as do most of the other webcams of a comparable age and spec to this webcam.

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Average Megapixel

With a megapixel of 3 megapixels, the Logitech C270 has a fairly typical megapixel compared to most of the other comparable spec webcams that have been on the market for more than a year.

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1280 X 720 Pixels Video Resolution

This webcam has a maximum video resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels, which is the most commonly found maximum video resolution on webcams of this spec and age.

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Has a Zoom Capability

The Logitech C270 has a zoom capability. Most of the other similar spec webcams that were released around the same time as this webcam also have a zoom capability.

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Has a Snapshot Button

The Logitech C270 has a snapshot button, as do most of the other webcams of a similar type and age to this webcam.

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Not Full HD

This webcam is not full HD.

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Weight & Dimensions

Good Size

Four owners wrote in their reviews that the Logitech C270 was compact. Mvbassmeister said on expert website Walmart.com “Compact, easy to use, very functional” in their review of this webcam. Diane mentioned on expert review site Amazon.co.uk “Very compact” and gave it a rating of 5 stars out of 5. Four years ago Heather wrote “Like the compact size”.

Two customers said in their reviews that it was a good size. Charlie wrote on expert review site Amazon.co.uk “Really happy with this good clear picture and good size too”. Two customers wrote in their reviews that this webcam was thin.

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Audio

Acceptable Noise Level

Two owners wrote in their reviews that the Logitech C270 was quiet. Phatman mentioned on expert review site Bestbuy.com “Unbelievably quiet”.

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers logitech lysb007jzmq24electrncs, logitech 960000694, logitech 1280x720, logitech c270hd, logitech hd720p
Barcodes 00000960000818, 00009600006941, 00009785570739, 00097855068699, 00097855076168, 00151903014639, 00999994674758, 05099206064201, 07123290456869, 50992060642014

Logitech C270 Review Sources

To prepare this Logitech C270 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 41,012 product attributes, 14,050 webcam reviews and 720,000 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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