|Release Date in Hong Kong|
|Cable length||1.829 m|
|Certification||ACMA, ICES-003, EIP, EPUP, WEEE, CE, VCCI, KCC, GOST, CITC, UkrSEPRO, FCC, UL, cUL, CB|
|Maximum video resolution||1280 x 720 pixels|
|Maximum frame rate||30 fps|
|Maximum image resolution||1280 x 720 pixels|
|Maximum interpolated image resolution||5 MP|
|Still image resolution(s)||2880x1620|
|Normal focusing range||0.15 - ∞|
|Diagonal field of view||73°|
Reviewed on 2016-06-21
Full 360-degree rotation, Clear video, Useful software
Hard to attach to laptops, Occasional autofocus hiccups
You can only fit so much in front of your camera, but picking up your laptop and spinning it is a chore. Microsoft's LifeCam Cinema HD is a $44, 720p webcam that sits on a 360-degree swivel and lets you show your video-chatting partner everything in the r...Read more >
Reviewed on 2010-08-09
TweetAlthough Skatter Tech reviewed Microsoft’s LifeCam HD-5000 & HD-6000 earlier this year, the company also offers a more-powerful LifeCam Cinema. While this flagship webcam has been on the market for quite sometime, it still offers a handful of adva...Read more >
Reviewed on 2010-02-03
Excellent picture, Sharp and compact aluminum body, Mounting hardware can stand on a desk or sit on top of LCDs, CRTs or laptop displays, Adjustable pitch and yaw, Competitively priced
Current drivers (1/9/10) don't support 720p at 30fps, High-pitched whine likely linked to camera's exposure level recorded by on-board mic, No motion-triggered recording...
High Definition. Those two words are the very soul of what's driving consumer electronics and pushing broadband Internet, and Microsoft's sleek LifeCam Cinema is no exception. As one of the first webcams to boast an magnificent 1280x720 resolution with...Read more >
Reviewed on 2010-02-02
Sleek styling. Aluminum construction. Flexible mount. Good image quality, color balance, and auto-focus. Easy-to-use bundled app.
Poor built-in mic. Slightly overexposed photos and video. Relatively robust system requirements.
Despite its status as the world's largest software developer, Microsoft also has a thriving business building PC peripherals, including keyboards, mice, joysticks, and webcams, among other devices. The $79.95 (list) Microsoft LifeCam Cinema webcam s...Read more >
Reviewed on 2010-01-29
Microsoft’s LifeCam Cinema is an compact HD webcam. It shoots at 720p HD (16:9, 30fps) and has a built-in microphone, making it a simple all-in-one solution that can be put on the top of any laptop screen or computer monitor. It even has a stand built ...Read more >
Reviewed on 2009-09-20
Great video quality with the 720p sensor, Excellent ergonomic design, Simple, effective software package,
Poor still photo quality.
Microsoft is no stranger to the webcam business, and its latest offering shows why the company is still often at the forefront. The LifeCam Cinema is the first consumer webcam to offer both a 16:9 aspect ratio and a native 720p imaging sensor. With a m...Read more >
Reviewed on 2010-02-11
Microsoft LifeCam Cinema is the latest webcam from Microsoft, featuring widescreen recording capabilities with a native 720p sensor (High Definition quality). With everything being in “HD” nowadays, having a web camera that supports both video chat + r...Read more >