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Speed-Link Snappy Webcam

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8MP 640 X 480 Aug 2011
Built-In Microphone Megapixel Face Tracking Maximum Video Resolution Release Date
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9 Reasons For

Good Owner Reviews

Based on 6 owner reviews this webcam has an average owner rating of 80%.

Reasonably Priced

A number of people who purchased the product concluded that it was cheap. Six years ago Xsreviews.co.uk wrote in their review of the Speed-Link Snappy “The Snappy Smart Webcam is a budget offering from Speedlink, providing a portable webcam capable of capturing images, videos”. Xsreviews.co.uk also wrote “The Speedlink Snappy webcam is decent enough for the budget webcam market”.

One Speed-Link Snappy owner who purchased the Speed-Link Snappy concluded that it was a bargain for the price. Mr. S. Robinson wrote on Amazon “It works great with all the apps that i need a Camera for, if your looking for a cheap Webcam this is the one”.

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Easy to Use

One person considered that it was easy to use.

Good Connectivity

One customer wrote in their reviews that the Speed-Link Snappy was good in terms of USB connections. Mr T J Thorpe said “This was sold as PC or Mac usb Webcam easy to connect up” in his review of this webcam.

Robust

One Speed-Link Snappy owner who reviewed the Speed-Link Snappy concluded that it was well made. Expert review site Xsreviews.co.uk said in their Speed-Link Snappy review “If you’re looking for a snappy looking (excuse the pun), well built mobile mouse that does exactly what y” .

Fairly High Megapixel

With a megapixel of 8 megapixels, the Speed-Link Snappy has one of the higher megapixels amongst similar spec webcams of this age. Across all the built-in microphone webcams that were released around the same time as the Snappy the megapixels range from 0.1MP to 20MP, and the average megapixel is 3.2MP.

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Features Face Tracking

The Speed-Link Snappy features face tracking. Most of the other webcams of this spec and age do not feature face tracking.

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Has a Zoom Capability

The Speed-Link Snappy has a zoom capability. Most of the other webcams of this age and spec do not have a zoom capability.

Other webcams with a zoom capability currently available that you might also want to look at include the L-Link LL-4186[plb_2285710_price] which has better reviews.

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Has a Snapshot Button

The Speed-Link Snappy has a snapshot button, which is unusual. Most of the other webcams of this spec and age do not have a snapshot button.

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8 Reasons Against

Expert Reviews Are Poor

This webcam received an expert rating of 60% from laptopworld.dk. Experts don't rate this Speed-Link webcam very highly.

Does Not Have a Motion Detector

The Speed-Link Snappy does not have a motion detector. Most of the other built-in microphone webcams that came out around the same time as the Snappy also do not have a motion detector.

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Only 640 X 480 Pixels Maximum Video Resolution

The Speed-Link Snappy has a maximum video resolution of 640 x 480 pixels. That's 67% less video resolution than the most frequently found maximum video resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels.

This webcam's video resolution (640 x 480 pixels) is in fact the worst video resolution amongst all webcams that were launched more than two years ago.

Amongst similar types of webcam the best video resolution is 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Not USB Powered

The Speed-Link Snappy is not USB powered. Most of the other similar spec webcams that have been on the market for a comparable time to the Snappy are also not USB powered.

If you want a webcam that is USB powered then you might also want to look at the V7 CS0300[plb_1387550_price], or the Kloner KWC0078[plb_1854260_price] which also has a higher rating.

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Not Mac Compatibility

Most webcams that were launched more than two years ago are not mac compatibility. The Speed-Link Snappy is no exception to this as it too is not mac compatibility.

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Not Full HD

Like most of the other webcams that are a comparable age to the Snappy, the Speed-Link Snappy is not full HD.

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Does Not Have a Night Mode

Most webcams of a comparable spec and age to the Snappy do not have a night mode. The Speed-Link Snappy is no exception to this as it too does not have a night mode.

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Quite Short Cable Length

Webcams that have been available for around the same time as the Snappy have cable lengths of between 0.7m and 3.4m, and the average cable length is 1.5m. With a cable length of only 1.2 meters, the Speed-Link Snappy has one of the shorter cable lengths amongst built-in microphone webcams of this age.

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Released Over Five Years Ago

This webcam has been on the market for over five years.

USB Interface

This webcam has a USB 2 interface, which is the most commonly found interface on built-in microphone webcams that are a comparable age to it.

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Specification

Performance
Megapixel
Maximum Frame Rate
Face Tracking
Maximum Video Resolution
Zoom Capability
Snapshot Button
Full HD
Mac Operating Systems Supported
Windows Operating Systems Supported
Focus Adjustment
Digital Zoom
Auto Focus
Maximum Interpolated Image Resolution
Photo Feature
Resolution At Capture Speed
Design
Built-In Microphone
Mounting Type
Colour of Product
Interface
LED Indicators
Cable Length
Pan Range
Built-In Flash
Other Features
USB Required
Packaging Data
Desktop Stand
Quantity

Expert Reviews

(2)
7 September 2011

Overall, the Speedlink Snappy webcam is decent enough for the budget webcam market. The folding stand keeps it useful for perching on top of a variety of laptops and monitors as well as portable...

Laptopworld.dk

13 January 2010

Er du på udkig efter en billig mus til brug sammen med din bærbare computer, så er Snappy Smart måske noget for dig. Den kommer i et væld af farver, så du kan vælge lige præcis den der...

User Reviews

(5)
Reviewed 12 December 2013 by Mr. J. C. S. Wong "JamesW"
(Verified Purchase)

It is a personal gift for one of my relative, as she has a Mac desktop that doesn't have a webcam. It does its job.

Reviewed 12 December 2013 by Mr. J. C. S. Wong
(Verified Purchase)

It is a personal gift for one of my relative, as she has a Mac desktop that doesn't have a webcam. It does its job.

Reviewed 29 March 2013 by Mr T J Thorpe
(Verified Purchase)

This was sold as PC or Mac usb Webcam easy to connect up and simple to use but does not work on Mac.

Reviewed 19 February 2013 by Mr. S. Robinson "Spence Robinson"
(Verified Purchase)

I purchased this for my Mac Mini, and it works great with all the apps that i need a Camera for, if your looking for a cheap Webcam this is the one.

Reviewed 19 February 2013 by Mr. S. Robinson
(Verified Purchase)

I purchased this for my Mac Mini, and it works great with all the apps that i need a Camera for, if your looking for a cheap Webcam this is the one.

Brochures and Manuals

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers 4027301987287, intsl6825sbk01, speedlink sl6825, speedlink sl6827, speedlink sl6825b, speedlink sl6827b, int-sl-6825-sbk-01, speedlink sl140011, speedlink sl140104, speedlink sl140103, speedlink sl150000, speedlink sl6825bk, speedlink sl140010, speedlink sl6827bk, speedlink sl140103b, speedlink sl150000b, speedlink sl140010b, speedlink sl140011b, speedlink sl140104b, speedlink sl140010bk, speedlink sl140011bk, speedlink sl140104bk, speedlink sl140103bk, speedlink sl150000bk
Barcodes 04027301136357, 04027301238549, 04027301348828, 04027301606669, 04027301697575, 04027301768251, 04027301842883, 04027301967791, 04027301968255, 04027301987256, 04027301987270, 04027301987287

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