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Product: Logitech Quickcam Pro 4000
Company: Logitech
Website: http://www.logitech.com
Estimated Street Price: £79.99
Review By: Byron Hinson

Introduction

Table Of Contents
1: Introduction
2: Design & Camera Modes
3: QuickCam Pro 4000 Applications
4: Conclusion

Combining a digital zoom, built-in microphone and high-quality VGA CCD sensor, the QuickCam Pro 4000 is the choice for video power users. Now you can create amazing videos and shoot 1.3 megapixel still photos with ease. Add live video to Yahoo! Messenger, MSN® Messenger and AIM. Make live video calls, set up a video monitoring system, or send photos and video along with your e-mail. You can even edit your images and videos

  • Enjoy 640x480 video resolution with the advanced VGA CCD sensor and high-quality 1.3 megapixel photo resolution
  • Add live video to Yahoo! Messenger with integrated software.
  • Use Logitech's free IM Video Companion to add live video to MSNMessenger and AOL Instant MessengerSM
  • Create movies like a pro with studio-quality editing software

Enjoy new horizons

  • Shoot 1.3 megapixel photos and high-quality videos
  • Get closer with a digital zoom
  • Speak your mind with the built-in microphone Add video to your favourite instant messenger: Yahoo! Messenger, AOL Instant MessengerSM (AIM), MSN Messenger
  • Conduct online video conferences and calls using Windows® Messenger or Microsoft NetMeeting
  • Make live video calls, email video and photos easily
  • Edit movies with studio-quality software, or add video to your eBay® auctions with SpotLife VideoSnap
  • Create fun animated films, web albums, broadcast live video and audio or set up a web cam

Package contents

  • Logitech QuickCam® Pro 4000 camera
  • Monitor base
  • Software and documentation
  • 2-year guarantee
  • Product Specifications
  • Video capture: Up to 640 x 480 pixels (VGA CCD)
  • Still image capture: Up to 1280 x 960 pixels, 1.3 megapixel
  • Frame rate: Up to 30 frames per second (with recommended system)
  • High-quality VGA CCD sensor, built-in microphone

ImageStudio software includes:

  • FREE Logitech IM Video Companion
  • Live video-enabled Yahoo! Messenger
  • One-click video e-mail software
  • Video broadcasting software
  • Web album creator software
  • Web camera software
  • Motion detection software
  • Animation software
  • Extra Software
  • MGI VideoWave PC Video Editing software
  • MGI PhotoSuite PC Image Editing software
  • Free software updates with news and the latest features
  • Add video to your eBay® Auctions with SpotLife™ VideoSnap

Installation

There isn't a much hardware to install that is as easy to setup as a web cam. The first thing you must do is to make sure you read the instructions. All of the hardware's drivers are on the CD's that come in the box, it is a very simple setup that takes little over five minutes to complete. Once the drivers are installed you are then told that you can attach the camera to your USB port...after that everything is just about complete and you are almost ready to use the web cam straight away.

  Design & Camera Modes