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Logitech Circle Webcam

£108.55
3MP 1280 X 720 Sep 2015
Full HD Built-In Microphone Megapixel Maximum Video Resolution Release Date
Six industry awards
Easy to setup and use
Not good in terms of size
164 Reviews + 6 Awards
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Reviews

Six Industry Awards

Expert review sites really like this Logitech webcam and have given it six awards.

Two expert review sites thought that this full HD webcam was good. This webcam received an Ilounge.com "Recommended" award and it received an "Editor's Choice" award from website Tweaktown.com.

The authors at three other expert review sites all said that this full HD webcam was good. 01net.com gave this Logitech webcam a "4 Star" award, Les Numeriques.com gave it a "5 Star" award and Mobil.se gave it a "Top Product" award.

The expert at one other expert review site thought that this webcam was good. This Logitech webcam received a "Mashable Choice" award from Mashable.com.

Expert Reviews Are Average

On average, based on thirty-eight expert reviews from sites including CNET.com, Trusted Reviews, Techradar and Pocket Lint this Logitech webcam has an overall expert rating of 76 out of 100.

Good Owner Reviews

People who bought this full HD webcam rated this webcam 81 out of 100 on average. Over 72% of reviewers gave this webcam either 4 or 5 stars.

Logitech Has Excellent Reviews for Its Webcams

Based on 6,978 expert and user reviews (including 1,104 verified purchases), Logitech has excellent ratings for its webcams. Logitech also has excellent ratings specifically for its full HD webcams compared to other brands. 95% of those that bought a Logitech webcam would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

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Weight & Dimensions

Not Good in Terms of Size

Two people who reviewed it considered that it was not thick. Myfallenheart said in their review of the Logitech Circle “Feel the cable connecting it to the camera had a loose connection as it would keep disconnecting”. Two years ago L S wrote on expert website Amazon “Thankfully there is no big thick instruction books or anything like that”.


Support

Poor Technical Guidance

Eleven customers wrote in their reviews that it did not have good technical guidance. Matt mentioned “Out of the box there is no instruction book, simply two steps printed under the lid you open to get out the cables” in his review of this webcam. Tellboy wrote in their Logitech Circle review “Things would have been a lot easier with an instruction leaflet”. Stephen Knightcastle mentioned in his review of this webcam “There are no paper instructions whatsoever”.


Other

Best Seller

The Circle is a popular choice of webcam according to Amazon sales data.

Released Over a Year Ago

It was September 2015 when Logitech released the Circle.


Design

Easy to Setup and Use

Thirty-four people mentioned in their reviews that it was easy to setup. Pc Mag said two years ago “Easy to set up and mount anywhere”. Website Phonearena.com mentioned “Easy to setup and use” . Myfallenheart said “I found this easy to set up” in their review of this webcam but they only gave it a rating of 40 out of 100.

Thirty-three people who reviewed it thought it was easy to use. Website Pcworld.com_techhive.com said two years ago “App is dead simple to use” in their review of this webcam. Expert review site Slashgear.com wrote “With more control over clips and better sharing options I'd feel a lot more confident in recommending it”. Two years ago expert website The-Gadgeteer.com mentioned in their review of this webcam “Home security cameras, IP cameras, cloud cameras, Wi-Fi cameras, no matter what you call them, they are handy gadgets that can help you keep an eye on your property, pets”.

Two customers thought it was comfortable and easy to hold. Website Pcworld.com_techhive.com said “Very comfortable, great noise cancellation, interactive app”.

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Good Build Quality

Fifty-eight people who reviewed it thought it was good quality. Website Pcworld.com_techhive.com mentioned in their Logitech Circle review “Good build quality” nonetheless they rated it 50 out of 100. Expert website Pcadvisor.co.uk said last year “The 1080p video quality is impressive” in their review of this webcam and gave it a score of 4 stars out of 5. Matt gave it a rating of 5 stars out of 5 and he mentioned on expert website Amazon “The picture quality is amazing and there is only a small delay in what you see on the screen (the quality”.

Impressive Build

Twenty-three people concluded that the Logitech Circle was well made. Website Pcworld.com_techhive.com mentioned “Comfortable and well built”. They also wrote “Solid, weighty and punchy sound” in their review. And also said “Impressive build”.

Five customers who reviewed this webcam said that it was strong and durable. M. Alansari wrote in their review of this webcam last year “It would make a lot of sense to add a small mechanical twist clip on the camera to make a more robust connection between camera”. Karooha said “The Ribbon cable attached to the base is of sturdy long lasting quality” in their review of this webcam. Antom scored it the highest possible rating of 5 stars and wrote on expert review site Amazon “Everything about the camera works well and all the materials, including the long USB charging cable, feel robust and of good quality”.

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Has a Built-In Microphone

The Logitech Circle has a built-in microphone. Most of the other webcams of this spec and age also have a built-in microphone.

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Clever Design

Eleven people mentioned in their reviews that the product was good looking. Two years ago Mummy of Two mentioned “Modern, Stylish, Crisp HD Home Viewing” in their review of this webcam. Karooha wrote in their review of this webcam on expert review site Amazon in the same month “It has that "now" appearance, feels solid”. L S said in their review of this webcam also two years ago “The clean layout is something that they have clearly put a lot of effort into developing and it is something that comes off well and looks very stylish”.

Nine people considered that it was well designed. Two years ago website Pcworld.com_techhive.com said “Clever design” but even so they only gave it a score of 3 stars out of 5. They also mentioned “Smart, minimalist design” in their review. And also wrote “Sleek, portable design”.

Three customers said in their reviews that this webcam was neat. L S mentioned two years ago “First impressions – The box is neatly laid out” in their review of this webcam. Jose said “It's packaged in this neat little blue box which seemed to be premium material” in his review of this webcam. Two years ago Chrymas mentioned in their review of this webcam “This is a very neat little camera, its unobtrusive” and rated the Logitech Circle 80 out of 100.

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Good Picture Quality

Five owners who purchased this webcam wrote that it produced a sharp image. Two years ago Tellboy mentioned “In room was clear and sharp even in full darkness with the infra red night vision setting” in their review of this webcam and scored the product 80 out of 100. S. Cooke wrote on expert website Amazon “This camera looks great and has a good sharp image”. Denise Fender said on expert review site Amazon last year “Sorry Logitech! And while pulling the plugs back apart they were so sharp they cut my finger” although she only gave the product a score of 20 out of 100.

Five owners who reviewed this webcam considered that it produced a good quality image. Amazon Customer scored it 80 out of 100 and wrote in their review of the Logitech Circle on expert website Amazon in April last year “Great image quality, app is getting better”. They also mentioned “The first thing she told me was how simple the device was to set up and how impressive the image quality was” in their review, and also wrote “Its a fixed view so you can't turn it remotely however it offers an ultra wide view and the image quality is excellent”.

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Detailed Sound

Thirteen people who bought the product agreed that it had a good microphone. Website Pcworld.com_techhive.com wrote in their review of this webcam two years ago “Clear and dynamic sound”. They also mentioned “Clear, accurate and detailed sound” in their review. And also said “Excellent audio for”.


Price

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Relatively Cheap

Ten customers who bought this webcam thought it was good value for money. Website Pcworld.com_techhive.com wrote “Pleasing transparency for the price” . In April last year Trusted Reviews mentioned “Relatively cheap”. This month Zodiac wrote on expert website Amazon “Seemingly Nest canards have lot more connectivity options and much cheaper In price”.

Six customers reckoned that it was expensive. Mrtab99 wrote on expert review site Amazon “Too expensive for what it does” but even so they gave it a score of 40 out of 100. M. Alansari said last year “Don't want to go all out for a sophisticated and expensive CCTV setup”. Tanzanite wrote “Might be ok if you have a very expensive, very latest phone/tablet that's compatible” but despite that they only rated it 40 out of 100.

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Performance

Average Megapixel

The Logitech Circle has a relatively typical megapixel (3 megapixels) compared to most of the other full HD webcams that have been on the market for a comparable time to this webcam.

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1280 X 720 Pixels Video Resolution

The highest video resolution of the Logitech Circle is 1280 x 720 pixels. That's 56% less video resolution than the most common maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Has a Night Mode

The Logitech Circle has a night mode, which is unusual. Most of the other webcams of a comparable type and age to this webcam do not have a night mode.

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Has a Zoom Capability

The Logitech Circle has a zoom capability. Most of the other webcams of a comparable type and age to this webcam also have a zoom capability.

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Full HD

This webcam is full HD.

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Audio

Gets Loud

Four owners said that it was noisy. Website Pcworld.com_techhive.com wrote in their review of this webcam “Gets loud” yet they rated the product 3 stars out of 5. They also mentioned “Effective, customisable noise cancellation” in their review. And also said “Great noise cancelling”.

Acceptable Noise Level

Four owners said that it was noisy. Website Pcworld.com_techhive.com wrote in their review of this webcam “Gets loud” yet they rated the product 3 stars out of 5. They also mentioned “Effective, customisable noise cancellation” in their review. And also said “Great noise cancelling”.


Features

Useful Features

Ten customers said in their reviews that it had good features. Website Pcworld.com_techhive.com mentioned “Useful features” but in spite of that they gave the product a score of 50 out of 100. They also said “Immense features roster” in their review. Two years ago Jose gave it a rating of 80 out of 100 and he wrote on expert website Amazon “Overall, I would recommend this product Great quality, cool features, easy to setup”.


Smart TV

Good Connectivity

Three owners who bought it agreed that it was good in terms of connectivity. Amazon Customer mentioned in their review of this webcam “The most frustrating thing was / is connectivity, out of the 4/5 weeks the device has worked well for 20% of the time” however they only gave it a score of 60 out of 100. They also wrote “IN SSUMMARY; Great product when working, very versitile, great build quality, my biggest issue by far is / was connectivity which is obviously if not working the device is bassically useless” in their review.


Power

Long Battery Life

Thirteen people said in their reviews that the product had a good battery life. Website Androidpolice.com said in their review of this webcam a few weeks ago “It has a battery so you” . Website Phonearena.com wrote in their Logitech Circle review “Mobile thanks to rechargeable battery” . They also said “Long battery life” in their review.


Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers logitech 961000395, logitech 961000394, logitech c5gzzs00, logitech c5gzza00
Barcodes 00000961000395, 05054629910672, 05099206061859, 05099206061866, 05099206062306

Logitech Circle Review Sources

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