Microsoft LifeCam HD-5000
Microsoft LifeCam HD-5000
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Overall Score

Microsoft LifeCam HD-5000 Recommended Digital Versus 5 Star Silver Award PC Recommended
A multi award winning and fully featured webcam
No No 1MP Yes Jan 2010
Full HD Built-In Microphone Megapixel Face Tracking Release Date

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Microsoft LifeCam HD-5000 Review

With excellent reviews but mediocre features, we have scored the Microsoft LifeCam HD-5000 as follows for Summary.
58 Reviews + 6 Awards
Not Currently for Sale
Good Features
7 Years Old
Overall Score

Why Has it Scored 44?

It has good expert reviews and not bad user reviews with an average overall rating of 98%, based on 58 reviews. This webcam has received six awards including a "Recommended" award from plus two other sites and a "Silver Award" from Logitech webcams also have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer webcams with better features are available. However this Microsoft webcam has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest webcams 2017.
Customers report it is reasonably priced, excellent product quality and it is robust.
The LifeCam HD-5000 has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Features face tracking
Has a zoom capability
Does not have a built-in microphone
Not full HD

Microsoft LifeCam HD-5000 In-Depth Analysis

Product Identifiers

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