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LogitechC615 HD Webcam
 
4.2

(based on 16 reviews)

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  • 5 Stars

     

    (8)

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    (6)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (0)

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    (1)

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81%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to set up (10)
  • Great picture quality (7)
  • Good in low light (6)
  • Fast connection (4)
  • Good value (4)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Home computer (6)
    • Laptop / office (4)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Quality oriented (6), Budget shopper (5), Midrange shopper (3)
      • Primary use:
      • Personal (11), Business (5)
      • Computer Platform:
      • PC (6), Mac (3)

    Most Liked Positive Review

     

    A good Mac compatible webcam

    I needed something a bit more capable for my MacBook. Love the HD capabilities of this webcam. Not so fond of the Mac software limitations. Only way to record seems to be through...Read complete review

    I needed something a bit more capable for my MacBook. Love the HD capabilities of this webcam. Not so fond of the Mac software limitations. Only way to record seems to be through Quicktime. So, seems to me that Logitech needs to create a software interface that actually works all the way. This is great for Skype and whatever, but Logitech still has some bugs to work out.

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    Most Liked Negative Review

     

    Nice features, Needs better focus/lens

    I was pretty excited about this HD 8 mpx webcam and it's specs. However, after using in our lab I was disappointed. Doesn't focus crisp images past 1-1/2 feet. I guess...Read complete review

    I was pretty excited about this HD 8 mpx webcam and it's specs. However, after using in our lab I was disappointed. Doesn't focus crisp images past 1-1/2 feet. I guess I expected at least 5-10ft for a group. Although it may be HD, it does not give a good crisp video capture. Not for my needs, but may be okay for the casual user.

    Here is a time-lapse test video that I did at 3 ft and best quality. You can see type on the bottle is not crisp and the leaves and flowers aren't crisp.

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    5.0

    C615 HD Webcam

    By PSGolf

    from St. Louis MO

    About Me Midrange Shopper

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Good Value

    Cons

    • None

    Best Uses

    • Professional

    Comments about Logitech C615 HD Webcam:

    Video and Audio quality is great. Micrphone on webcam picks up voice very clear. Software east to navigate and create setings.

    • Primary use:
    • Business

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    4.0

    Great camera for the price

    By TennisPlayer

    from Chicago, Il

    About Me Midrange Shopper

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

      Cons

        Best Uses

          Comments about Logitech C615 HD Webcam:

          I bought this product to use with Skype, streaming, and making videos.
          Pros: Video quality is fantastic and customization is very easy provided the software that is downloaded from Logitech's website. The camera is on a swivel making it easy to get the correct angles of view.
          Cons: Sound quality of the microphone is poor, so use of a separate mic is recommended.

          • Primary use:
          • Personal

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          4.0

          Good Webcam for the Money

          By Magic Mike

          from Pittsburgh, PA

          About Me Budget Shopper

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Good Value
          • Removable
          • Strong
          • Versatile

          Cons

            Best Uses

              Comments about Logitech C615 HD Webcam:

              Easy to use. Good quality. Audio better than I thought it would be.

              • Primary use:
              • Business

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              5.0

              Great small webcam for Skype usage

              By ihalevi

              from Boston, MA

              About Me Midrange Shopper

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Easy To Set Up
              • Good Quality
              • Good Value

              Cons

              • Narrow Viewing Angle

              Best Uses

              • Skype

              Comments about Logitech C615 HD Webcam:

              We got this camera to use on a Windows 7 PC for Skype calls. It works great. No major issues during installation, and no issues during usage.

              We did have to set the Logitech software to no launch automatically when the webcam is activated. That was a little annoying.

              • Primary use:
              • Business

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              5.0

              Logitech Replaced Defective Unit

              By Fletch

              from Arizona

              About Me High-end Shopper

              Pros

              • Good Value

              Cons

              • First One Defective

              Best Uses

              • Skype

              Comments about Logitech C615 HD Webcam:

              The replacement webcam works fine, even in low light. Thank you Logitech for standing behind your product.

              • Primary use:
              • Personal

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              1.0

              Logitech C615 DOA

              By Shafted

              from Chandler, AZ

              About Me High-end Shopper

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                    Comments about Logitech C615 HD Webcam:

                    The webcam works with audio but no video. Tech support is worthless, and they have not responded to my request for RMA. I have purchased thousands of dollars worth of Logitech products in the past, but no more.

                    • Primary use:
                    • Personal

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                    4.0

                    Good camera

                    By John Smith

                    from Houston,TX

                    About Me Value Oriented

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Easy To Set Up
                    • Fast Connection
                    • Good In Low Light

                    Cons

                    • Autofocus Is Not Perfect

                    Best Uses

                    • Home Computer
                    • Laptop

                    Comments about Logitech C615 HD Webcam:

                    This camera is working well at short distance ( 1 to 5ft), but is out of focus at 6+ feet.

                    • Primary use:
                    • Personal
                    • Computer Platform:
                    • PC

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                    5.0

                    If you have a Mac, this is it!!!

                    By RLK

                    from Amherst NY

                    About Me Value Oriented

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Easy To Set Up
                    • Fast Connection
                    • Good In Low Light
                    • Sharp Image

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Home Computer
                      • Laptop

                      Comments about Logitech C615 HD Webcam:

                      This cam is clear, just plug in and you are going !! You can easily put on a tri-pod or any contraption that has a screw type tripod attachment. You can set it on the desk or on top of your monitor screen. I use a mini flexible tri-pod as so easy to move as I have a MacMini and MacBook Pro laptop. Easy to pack and take with you ! Folds so your lens is protected and takes little space. Have delt with B&H for years for cameras, slide/photo copies and other attachments. They always answer your questions. I trust their recommendations and honesty. Fast delivery.

                      • Primary use:
                      • Personal
                      • Computer Platform:
                      • Mac

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                      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                       
                      2.0

                      Nice features, Needs better focus/lens

                      By JM_Photo

                      from SC

                      About Me Quality Oriented

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Easy To Set Up

                      Cons

                      • Bad In Low Light
                      • Poor Image

                      Best Uses

                      • Laptop

                      Comments about Logitech C615 HD Webcam:

                      I was pretty excited about this HD 8 mpx webcam and it's specs. However, after using in our lab I was disappointed. Doesn't focus crisp images past 1-1/2 feet. I guess I expected at least 5-10ft for a group. Although it may be HD, it does not give a good crisp video capture. Not for my needs, but may be okay for the casual user.

                      Here is a time-lapse test video that I did at 3 ft and best quality. You can see type on the bottle is not crisp and the leaves and flowers aren't crisp.

                      • Primary use:
                      • Business
                      • Computer Platform:
                      • Mac

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                      5.0

                      You can teach an old dog new tricks!

                      By Rena the cowgirl

                      from Collins, Ga.

                      About Me Quality Oriented

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Easy To Set Up
                      • Fast Connection
                      • Good In Low Light
                      • Great Extra Features
                      • Sharp Image

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Home Computer

                        Comments about Logitech C615 HD Webcam:

                        I never thought much about a camera for my computer, but my sister got one and talked me into getting one. We live in two different cities and don't get to see each other very often. We now can sit at the computer and talk like we are in the same room. It's wonderful. I bought one for each of my sons for Christmas. Now we can also visit while talking. Wonderful invention!!

                        • Primary use:
                        • Personal
                        • Computer Platform:
                        • PC

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                        4.0

                        I can recommend this one

                        By Franky

                        from Peru, NY

                        About Me Quality Oriented

                        Verified Buyer

                        Pros

                        • Easy To Set Up
                        • Good In Low Light
                        • Sharp Image

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                          • Home Computer
                          • Laptop

                          Comments about Logitech C615 HD Webcam:

                          Good product, High resolution, easy operating

                          • Primary use:
                          • Personal
                          • Computer Platform:
                          • PC

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                          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                           
                          5.0

                          Great product that fits my special need

                          By The Handicapped

                          from Mesa, AZ

                          About Me Quality Oriented

                          Verified Buyer

                          Pros

                          • Great Extra Features
                          • Sharp Image

                          Cons

                            Best Uses

                              Comments about Logitech C615 HD Webcam:

                              I am vusion impaired, so I need all the help I can get from computer software and hardware to make it possible for me to read and write and to handle my daily activity. In conjunction with a computer screen magnification software, Logitech C615 HD Webcam, with its high resolution pictures capability serves as a document viewing tool with remarkable clarity.

                              • Primary use:
                              • Personal
                              • Computer Platform:
                              • PC

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                              4.0

                              HIgh quality results

                              By Higher Ed purchasing

                              from Western Massachusetts

                              About Me Value Oriented

                              Verified Buyer

                              Pros

                              • Easy To Set Up
                              • Fast Connection
                              • Sharp Image

                              Cons

                                Best Uses

                                • Business Meetings

                                Comments about Logitech C615 HD Webcam:

                                Used in on-line educational teaching environment with great results.

                                • Primary use:
                                • Business
                                • Computer Platform:
                                • PC

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                                (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                                 
                                5.0

                                Great camera for skype!

                                By mkrein

                                from Eagle River, WI

                                About Me Quality Oriented

                                Verified Buyer

                                Pros

                                • Easy To Set Up
                                • Good In Low Light
                                • Sharp Image

                                Cons

                                  Best Uses

                                  • Home Computer

                                  Comments about Logitech C615 HD Webcam:

                                  Bought this to skype with the family. Easy setup in Windows 7. Excellent picture quality, built-in microphone works with no problems.

                                  • Primary use:
                                  • Personal
                                  • Computer Platform:
                                  • PC

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                                  (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                                   
                                  4.0

                                  A good Mac compatible webcam

                                  By Larvick77

                                  from Hood River, OR

                                  About Me Quality Oriented

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                                  Verified Buyer

                                  Pros

                                  • Easy To Set Up
                                  • Good In Low Light
                                  • Sharp Image

                                  Cons

                                  • Software limitations

                                  Best Uses

                                  • Business Meetings
                                  • Home Computer

                                  Comments about Logitech C615 HD Webcam:

                                  I needed something a bit more capable for my MacBook. Love the HD capabilities of this webcam. Not so fond of the Mac software limitations. Only way to record seems to be through Quicktime. So, seems to me that Logitech needs to create a software interface that actually works all the way. This is great for Skype and whatever, but Logitech still has some bugs to work out.

                                  • Primary use:
                                  • Personal
                                  • Computer Platform:
                                  • Mac

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                                  (1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                                   
                                  5.0

                                  Webcam

                                  By Uncle Jimmy

                                  from Troy, MI

                                  About Me Value Oriented

                                  Verified Buyer

                                  Pros

                                  • Crisp and Clear
                                  • Easy To Set Up
                                  • Easy To Use
                                  • Fast
                                  • Powerful

                                  Cons

                                    Best Uses

                                    • Distance Learning

                                    Comments about Logitech C615 HD Webcam:

                                    I plan to use the Webcam for both personal calls and business/academic video conferences.

                                    • Primary use:
                                    • Personal

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