Logitech has launched a portable , foldable HD webcam in India that facilitates HD video calls and makes uploads to social media sites, a single click operation. The HD Webcam C525 comes with a fold-and-go design, coupled with autofocus capabilities and a 360-degree swivel rotation/ It lets you make video calls in HD 720p using Logitech’s Vid HD solution, as well as video calls via third party services like Skype ( recently acquired by Microsoft), Windows Live Messenger, Yahoo! Messenger, AOL Instant Messenger (AIM) and other popular instant messaging applications. It also includes one-click HD video upload to Facebook, YouTube and Twitter..
A built-in mike reduces background noise. You can also capture near- 8-megapixel images, while the built-in Logitech Fluid Crystal technology promises smoother video, sharper pictures and clearer sound in real-world conditions.
With the Logitech HD Webcam C525 you can also access a 60-day, free trial of Fast Access face-recognition software. If you plug in the Logitech HD Webcam C525 and download the software on your PC, the webcam will instantly take a scan of your face and set your image as your password, using your likeness to protect access to sites and lock your computer when you're away. You can also spice up your calls with Video Effects, including neon splashes, fish-eye distortions and a Mask Maker
The Logitech HD Webcam C525 costs Rs 2995 from main distributors Rashi Peripherals and Savex Computers
May 15 2011