Logitech markets a new Mac and Windows compactable video camera. Is called StreamCam, promises "excellent image quality", offers two front microphones, versatile mounting options and USB-C connectivity; presented as "perfect" to broadcast on streaming platforms.
The video camera can be used with "Capture", software from the same manufacturer that enables the automatic functions of StreamCam for exposure, framing, stabilization and more, allowing the user to dedicate yourself only to the creation of content.
The manufacturer highlights the possibility of streaming and recording videos "with fluid movement and sharp details" with Full HD 1080p resolution at 60 frames per second. Facial tracking based on artificial intelligence promises "flawless focus and exposure", regardless of where the user is located. Automatic exposure guarantees the best results in different lighting conditions.
The accessory has the peculiarity of being installable horizontally and vertically, offering the Full HD in the 9:16 format perfect for Instagram and Facebook stories. The monitor stand provides tilt and pan functionality, but the camera can also be mounted on a tripod. The integrated electronic image stabilization function reduces camera shake caused by accidental bumps or movements.
The camera compatible with macOS 10.14 or later and Windows 10 and, as mentioned, uses the USB-C connection.
optimized for Open Broadcaster Software (OBS), XSplit and Streamlabs and allows you to stream content on Twitch, YouTube and other platforms. available in two colors (Graphite or White) and the list price of 159.00 euros. The monitor stand and tripod stand are included in the package.
The “Full HD Premium glass” lens f / 2.0 – focal length 3.7 mm Field of view: 78 (diagonal), the one with automatic focus (10 cm – infinite) / automatic focus based on facial tracking with Logitech Capture. On the audio side we have two omnidirectional microphones with noise reduction filter and stereo or dual mono channel. The dimensions (without stand) are: 66 mm x 58 mm x 48 mm; the weight of 150g.
The camera is already on sale on Amazon for 165 Euro including VAT.