Logitech launches two new webcamsMay 6th, 2008 | By The Daily Connect | Category: Featured, Internet
Switzerland-based Logitech, the world’s leading manufacturer of webcams, today announced the launch of its latest innovations in the QuickCam series of webcams-Logitech QuickCam Connect Webcam and QuickCam Communicate Deluxe Webcam. While the QuickCam Connect provides high-quality video and echo-free, lifelike conversations, QuickCam Communicate Deluxe provides sharp and vibrant images in any light. Now you don’t have to step out of your house to catch up with your friends. Just connect one of these Logitech webcams and enjoy hours and hours of conversation with friends.
"Logitech evolved the webcam design so that it better complements the aesthetics of the living room, the home office, the den - or any of the varied places people are using PCs in the modern-day home. This is especially important as video calling continues to become more prevalent in everyday computing. We believe that these new webcams will make the ever popular video calling experience more enjoyable and convenient. Logitech QuickCam Connect has our webcam eyeball design, which is already a favourite among our consumers. According to a MarketLab survey, nearly 50 percent of people surveyed identify the eyeball shape with Logitech," says Mr Subrotah Biswas, Country Manager, India & SAARC, Logitech.
Enjoy high-quality, echo free, lifelike conversations with Logitech QuickCam Connect. QuickCam Connect is designed specially for people who want to enjoy private conversations with their family and friends even while they are away. The stereo headset included with the webcam lets you chat away for hours and hours.
QuickCam Connect features the company’s hallmark webcam eyeball design, one of the most recognizable shapes in the PC industry. This new webcam features a smaller eyeball design that fits with the minimalist tastes of the modern consumer - the new eyeball is just 45 millimeters wide, 33 percent smaller than previous models.
Logitech QuickCam Connect also has a built in microphone with patented RightSound Technology that lets you enjoy crystal clear conversations with your loved ones with or without headsets. A true 640 x 480 sensor lets you capture crisp, sharp videos and 1.3 million pixels (software enhanced) still images. The universal monitor clip fits most monitors. The QuickCam Connect is compatible with all major online messaging applications such as Microsoft Windows Live Messenger, Skype, Yahoo! Messenger etc. So start using Logitech QuickCam Connect Webcam instantly, right out of the box.
Video calling loses all its fun if the images are blurred. You don’t need to worry about this problem if you have the Logitech QuickCam Communicate Deluxe. The webcam with glass lens provides more lifelike images, and the high-performance sensor captures detailed photos up to five megapixels. The RightLight 2 technology adjusts the webcam to capture the best possible shots even in dim light settings. QuickCam Communicate Deluxe also has the ultra wide field of view and intelligent face tracking that keeps you right in the middle of your computer screen. You can also personalize your conversations with hundreds of avatars and face accessories that mirror facial expressions and motion.
The bundled HP Photosmart Essential Software lets you edit, customize and print your favourite images. The snap shot button helps you capture candid and high-resolution pictures. Logitech lets you save your memories forever. It also has an activity button that lets you know when you are broadcasting live.
Logitech QuickCam Connect is priced at Rs 1095
Logitech QuickCam Communicate Deluxe is priced at Rs 5895