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Samsung VGSTC4000XY

£69.33
Samsung VG-STC4000
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A fully featured but 4 year old 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution webcam, representing only middle of the road value for money
1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels Yes Yes 1MP Mar 2014
Maximum Video Resolution Full HD Built-In Microphone Megapixel Release Date
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Samsung VG-STC4000 Review

With excellent features, we have ranked the Samsung VG-STC4000 number 35 in full HD webcams and number 67 across all webcams.
54
Value for Money
Average
87
Features
Fully-Featured
67
Age
3 Years Old
76
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 76?

It has very good user reviews with an average user rating of 88%. Logitech webcams also have excellent reviews in general.
This webcam is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer webcams with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest webcams 2018.
Customers report excellent product quality, that it is easy to use and good sound quality. However they also report that it is expensive and inferior technical guidance.
This Samsung webcam has some great features:
1920 x 1080 pixels resolution
Full HD
Has a built-in microphone
Has a zoom capability
Make video calls in high-quality full HD
Use gesture control with the latest smart interaction
See yourself on the TV screen with virtual mirror

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Samsung VG-STC4000 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Customers Report Excellent Product Quality

Twenty-one Samsung VG-STC4000 owners who reviewed it agreed that it was good quality. This year Amazon Customer said “Good quality kit tho”. Ian Dowse said in his review two years ago “Good quality image and sound, expensive”. Irena wrote on Amazon “Very good quality, we like it” in her review of the Samsung VG-STC4000.

Customers Report That it is Easy to Use

A few Samsung VG-STC4000 owners who reviewed the Samsung VG-STC4000 agreed that it was easy to setup. Amanda Mc Sorley mentioned on Amazon “Great product easy to setup” nonetheless only rated it 3 stars. Amanda Mc Sorley also mentioned “Bought at a good price and so easy to set up”. J. Brodie mentioned on Amazon “Arrived promptly, easy to set up, picture quality could be better for relatively expensive camera” in their review of the Samsung VG-STC4000.

Three Samsung VG-STC4000 owners wrote that this webcams was easy to use. Anthony Cadman rated it 99 out of 100 and he mentioned in his review of this webcams “Brill idea easy to use a great addition to my smart TV”. Karen M. said on Amazon “Great to use for Skype calls”. Mw mentioned in their Samsung VG-STC4000 review on Amazon two years ago “It's a pity the people we skype seem to use their smartphones, or something worse”.

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Customers Report Good Sound Quality

A few Samsung VG-STC4000 owners who purchased the Samsung VG-STC4000 reckoned that it had a good microphone. J. C. Learoyd gave it a score of 4 stars and said “Easy to set up, good sound and picture quality” in their review of this webcams. James said on Amazon “Works perfect easy to install, good sound and picture quality”. Kathryn Cressey said “Excellent for sound and picture” in her review of the Samsung VG-STC4000.

Customers Report That it is a Good Size

A number of Samsung VG-STC4000 reviewers considered that the Samsung VG-STC4000 was thick. Two years ago Jm said on Amazon “The ability to use a zoom function is impressive and the wider picture view is a boon” in their review and rated it 4 stars. Mr.jp mentioned on Amazon “Does a good mixture of close up shots and pulled out wider shots as appropriate to whoever's talking at the time” and scored it 99 out of 100. Stu wrote in their Samsung VG-STC4000 review on Amazon “This does give a good wide angle capture, so the family can all sit on the sofa together to Skype”.

One Samsung VG-STC4000 owner who reviewed the product thought it was thin. Mr.jp mentioned on Amazon “The forward facing part is probably about as slim as they could make it” in their Samsung VG-STC4000 review.

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Users Report Excellent Design

A few customers who reviewed this webcams agreed that it was neat. Dennis S. wrote in his review on Amazon “Very neat, not been tested for Skype yet.”. Jhp Stuart mentioned in their review of the Samsung VG-STC4000 in August last year “Neat accessory for Skype on Samsung TV.”. Jhp Stuart also wrote “Neat little accessory for Samsung smart TV”.

Customers Report Excellent Connectivity

Several Samsung VG-STC4000 owners who bought the product agreed that it was good in terms of USB connections. A. Cooney gave it a rating of 99 out of 100 and wrote “Setup is straightforward, just make sure you plug the webcam into the correct USB port (marked TV camera” in their review of this webcams. Mr. Denis Cole and he wrote on Amazon in August last year “It to the correct USB port” in his Samsung VG-STC4000 review.

Customers Report Good Picture Quality

One person considered that this webcams produced a sharp image. Mr. Denis Cole gave it a score of 99 out of 100 and he wrote on Amazon “Sound quality extremely good picks up sound from a distance of 5 foot, sound is clear a crisp” in his review of this webcams.

One customer wrote in their reviews that the product had good colour saturation. Two years ago John H Bryan mentioned “High quality, excellent camera and clear colours”.

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Customers Report Good Technical Features

One Samsung VG-STC4000 owner who reviewed it considered that it had good features. Robert Martin Weston mentioned on Amazon “Bottom line is the camera is good for sound & vision & has some clever features like an automatic zoom which seems to focus towards the voice” in his review and scored it 99 out of 100.

Customers Report Acceptable Noise Level

One Samsung VG-STC4000 reviewer who purchased the product mentioned that it was noisy. Levente Farkas wrote on Amazon “Great cam, good picture quality! The only flaw i found is average noise cancellation for the microphones” in their review of the Samsung VG-STC4000.

Customers Report That it is Expensive

Ten Samsung VG-STC4000 reviewers reckoned that the Samsung VG-STC4000 was not cheap. Cliente Amazon wrote on Amazon in August last year “Expensive though”. Dennis S. wrote on Amazon “Very expensive for a webcam” nonetheless gave the product a rating of 80 out of 100. Ian Dowse mentioned on Amazon “Good quality image and sound, expensive”.

A number of customers who bought the product concluded that it was not good value for money. A. Cooney said in their review of this webcams on Amazon “It's a little pricey”. Readingandy mentioned in their review “These can be a be pricey to come by now”. In August last year Shaun Morgan wrote “You need to use the camera you are stuck with buying a pricy compatible camera” in his review of the Samsung VG-STC4000.

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Customers Report Unsatisfactory Technical Guidance

One Samsung VG-STC4000 owner who reviewed it considered that it did not have good technical guidance.

Users Report That it is Robust

One Samsung VG-STC4000 owner wrote in their reviews that it was well made.

Value for Money

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Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Samsung VG-STC4000 and the United Kingdom price of £69.33 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $96.00 (£133.14).

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

This webcam was released in March 2014.

Features

1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

The highest resolution of the VG-STC4000 is 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's over two times the resolution of the most frequently found resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels. In addition, this webcam has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels. Across all webcams the resolution ranges from 320 x 240 pixels (worst) to 4096 x 2160 pixels (best).

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Full HD

The VG-STC4000 is full HD. 67% of webcams are not full HD.

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Very Low Megapixel

The megapixel of the VG-STC4000 of only 1MP is lower than average when compared to most other webcams. It is in the lowest 19% of all webcams when ranked by this feature. The lowest megapixel of webcams is 0.3MP, the highest is 16MP, and the average megapixel is 3MP.

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Has a Built-In Microphone

The VG-STC4000 has a built-in microphone, as do 85% of webcams.

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Has a Zoom Capability

The VG-STC4000 has a zoom capability, which is unusual. 80% of webcams do not have a zoom capability.

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Very Small Digital Zoom

The digital zoom of the VG-STC4000 of only 3x is smaller than 82% of all webcams when ranked by this feature. The smallest digital zoom of webcams is 2x, the biggest is 10x, and the average digital zoom is 4.4x.

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Does Not Have an Auto Focus

Like most other webcams, the Samsung VG-STC4000 does not have an auto focus. 76% of webcams do not have an auto focus.

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