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V7 Vantage Webcam 300 Webcam

640 X 480 Clip/Stand USB Jan 2012
Built-In Microphone Maximum Video Resolution Mounting Type Interface Release Date
Take instant communication to a new level with the V7 Vantage Webcam 300. An ideal solution for virtual face-to-face meetings with friends, family or co-workers, the V7 Vantage Webcam is... More
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7 Reasons For

Owner Reviews Are Average

On average, Vantage Webcam 300 owners rated this webcam 77 out of 100.

Reasonably Priced

Ten people who reviewed the product reckoned that it was good value for money. Amazon Customer said on Amazon “Great value for money” in their review of this webcam. G. V. Bromley said in their review of the V7 Vantage Webcam 300 “Very good item at a very reasonable price”. Justine Wears wrote “It's definitely good value for the price”.

Two V7 Vantage Webcam 300 reviewers who reviewed the product mentioned that it was a bargain for the price. Anne Marie Purser wrote in her review of the V7 Vantage Webcam 300 “On the whole for a cheap little camara its very good”. Justine Wears wrote “It's great if you just want a cheap webcam for Skyping with family” in her review of the V7 Vantage Webcam 300.

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Easy to Use

Several customers agreed that the V7 Vantage Webcam 300 was easy to use. Robin Goodchild rated the product 4 stars and he mentioned on Amazon “Easy to use, &good clear reception” in his review of this webcam. Zorbabb1 said “Looks good works well and is easy to use” and gave this webcam a very good rating.

Nice Design

One V7 Vantage Webcam 300 owner who reviewed the product considered that it was good looking. Justine Wears said on Amazon “The microphone on it is pretty good” in her review of the V7 Vantage Webcam 300 however she rated this webcam 60 out of 100.

V7 Webcams Have Good Reviews

Built-in microphone webcams manufactured by V7 have good reviews on average compared to other brands. We also checked the reviews for all webcams (not just built-in microphone webcams) and found that V7 also has good reviews across its entire range.

USB Powered

Unlike most of the other webcams of this age and type which are not USB powered, the Vantage Webcam 300 is USB powered.

We compared this webcam to all the other USB powered webcams and we think the HP 1300[plb_1396769_price], the Microsoft LifeCam VX-800[plb_473212_price], and the Logitech C200[plb_446162_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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Very Light

Webcams of a comparable age and spec to the Vantage Webcam 300 have weights of between 0.35g and 1.5kg, and the average weight is 140g. The Vantage Webcam 300 is one of the lighter built-in microphone webcams that are a comparable age to the Vantage Webcam 300 (only 68 grams) amongst webcams of this age.

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11 Reasons Against

Poor Product Quality

A number of V7 Vantage Webcam 300 owners who reviewed it concluded that it was not good quality. Bill Bailey he said “Camera quality is mediocre” in his review of this webcam. Mr Bryan Smith wrote “Picture quality poor” in his review of the V7 Vantage Webcam 300. Mr. T. C. Allum wrote on Amazon four years ago “The picture quality from this webcam is not good enough to be called 'Professional'From here on the words are here just to make up the number”.

Not Good in Terms of Size

One V7 Vantage Webcam 300 owner who reviewed it thought it was not thick. In January last year Bill Bailey mentioned “The attachment mechanism is incredibly loose”.

Poor Picture Quality

One V7 Vantage Webcam 300 owner who reviewed the product considered that it produced clear images. Amazon Customer said “Not that clear image and it zooms too much in videos” in their V7 Vantage Webcam 300 review.

Does Not Have a Motion Detector

The Vantage Webcam 300 does not have a motion detector. Most of the other webcams of this type and age also do not have a motion detector.

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Only 640 X 480 Pixels Maximum Video Resolution

The Vantage Webcam 300 has a maximum video resolution of 640 x 480 pixels. That's 67% less video resolution than a 1280 x 720 pixels webcam, which is the most frequently found video resolution.

This webcam's video resolution (640 x 480 pixels) is in fact the worst video resolution amongst all webcams of this spec and age.

The best video resolution amongst similar types of webcam is 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Does Not Feature Face Tracking

The Vantage Webcam 300 does not feature face tracking, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other webcams that are a comparable age to the Vantage Webcam 300 also do not feature face tracking.

Alternative webcams which also feature face tracking that you might want to consider include the Acme United CA11[plb_1832181_price], or the Logitech C110[plb_326943_price] which is also higher rated.

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Not Mac Compatibility

Like most of the other webcams that have been available for more than two years, the V7 Vantage Webcam 300 is not mac compatibility.

Webcams which are mac compatibility that might also be worth looking at include the Genius FaceCam 321[plb_1787710_price].

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Does Not Have a Zoom Capability

Most webcams of a comparable type and age to the Vantage Webcam 300 do not have a zoom capability. The V7 Vantage Webcam 300 is no exception to this as it too does not have a zoom capability.

Other webcams which also have a zoom capability that you might want to consider include the Genius FaceCam 1000X[plb_2585528_price] or the Genius FaceCam 321[plb_1787710_price], or the Sony PlayStation Eye[plb_1322154_price].

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Does Not Have a Snapshot Button

The V7 Vantage Webcam 300 does not have a snapshot button, although keep in mind that most of the other built-in microphone webcams that were launched around the same time as the Vantage Webcam 300 also do not have a snapshot button.

We compared this webcam to all the other webcams with a snapshot button and we think the APPWC02[pl_464230_price], or the APPWC02W[pl_464235_price] both from Approx or the Logitech C200[plb_446162_price] which also has a higher rating is also worth considering.

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Not Full HD

The V7 Vantage Webcam 300 is not full HD, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other webcams of a similar type and age to the Vantage Webcam 300 are also not full HD.

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Does Not Have a Night Mode

The Vantage Webcam 300 does not have a night mode, although keep in mind that most of the other webcams of a similar spec and age to the Vantage Webcam 300 also do not have a night mode.

We compared this webcam to all the other webcams with a night mode and we think the Gembird CAM0360U-1[plb_1284889_price] which is also higher rated is also worth considering.

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2 Other reasons to consider the V7 Vantage Webcam 300

Released Over Five Years Ago

This V7 webcam was released over five years ago.

USB Interface

This webcam has a USB interface, which is the most frequently found interface on webcams of this age and spec.

We compared all the other webcams that have a USB interface to this webcam and we think because of it's better review score, the Logitech QuickCam Deluxe[plb_459547_price] is also worth considering.

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Specification

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USB Powered
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User Reviews

(38)
Reviewed 19 June 2016 by Bill Bailey
(Verified Purchase)

Camera quality is mediocre. The attachment mechanism is incredibly loose. if anything the hinged bit of metal just makes the webcam fall off my monitor as it provides no actual use. If it had a... Read more…

(Verified Purchase)

V7 Webcam. So far very good but still not managed to get it to record images. Either the software or the computer, I will have to find out!!

Reviewed 28 March 2016 by Sallyann rose owen.
(Verified Purchase)

Just as described...

Reviewed 22 March 2016 by Helen Sheppard
(Verified Purchase)

Very good...

Reviewed 4 March 2016 by B.Treadwell
(Verified Purchase)

Does what it says, plug in and then download the software, (supplied), and away you go.

Reviewed 24 February 2016 by Iain
(Verified Purchase)

Disk to load cam programme ,was quarantined by BullGuard , it attempted to access main system files. beware when installing...

Reviewed 18 February 2016 by Stuart David Exley
(Verified Purchase)
Reviewed 4 February 2016 by Percy soane
(Verified Purchase)

Hood value for money...

Reviewed 3 February 2016 by Amazon Customer
(Verified Purchase)

Not that clear image and it zooms too much in videos...

Reviewed 13 January 2016 by Amazon Customer
(Verified Purchase)

Actually provides a nice clear video.

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